The Pull List: Memetic Won't Be Going Viral Anytime Soon

Oct
22

Welcome to The Pull List, a weekly column where we check out a first isssue and tell you whether or not to follow that comic based only on that. BOOM! Studios' latest series, Memetic, posits an apocalypse via internet meme. While the premise seems ripe enough, the execution does nothing you wouldn't draw up yourself in five minutes on a napkin.

This Is When You'll Be Able to See Avengers: Age of Ultron Trailer

Oct
22

If you missed out on the Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer at Comic-Con, it'll be arriving much sooner than a lot of us expected it to. We previously heard that it would arrive attached to Interstellar in November, and while that might still be true, it'll actually be viewable next week when it debuts on TV.

Eight Years Later: Dreamfall Chapters First Impressions [Game Review]

Oct
22

It's been eight long, long years since Dreamfall was released; and considering how that game ended, it's been a hell of a wait. As a fan whose expectations started high, and only escalated with time, it's been a surreal experience stepping foot in this world again.

The Super Circuitcast! 10/22/14! Abandoned Games! [Podcast]

Oct
21

This week, Matt, Moo, Ryan, Sean, and Jen discuss abandoned games - that is to say, games that we started and never finished. Why does this happen? Which games did we give up on? Will Moo make inappropriate jokes? Probably, but tune in to find out for sure!

Mike Tyson Mysteries and the Art of Pop-Culture Referencing [First Impressions]

Oct
21

Mike Tyson's Mysteries: too stupid to succeed? Is cashing in on a washed-up and disgraced boxer a little low, even by adult swim's standards? Is it a good idea to have an eleven-minute Venture Brothers clone that happens to feature Mike Tyson, his adopted Asian daughter, an obscure historical figure, and a pigeon?

Batman Stamps Cause An Uproar In The Stamp Collecting Community

Oct
21

Proving once again that literally no matter what you do somebody will get pissed off about it, the USPS managed to poke the seething nest of harsh words and recriminations that is the stamp collecting community. The stick they poked it with? a batarang. That’s right, the highest authority on stamp collecting in the country is up in arms because the USPS has decided to put out a limited edition of Batman stamps to commemorate the character’s 75th anniversary.

The Living Room Congress, Session 52: The BlastCast [Podcast]

Oct
20

Breakfast is touched upon; Tusk comes up empty; TV gets talked; RPGs flutter and stutter; Grant looks for his Destiny.

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In This Game, You Play as Bread (No, Seriously)

Oct
20

Normally, I'd write a game like this off as yet another attempt to cash-in on the wave of "joke" simulator games, but this one is by the guys who did Surgeon Simulator, so pre-order, obviously.

Scientists Crack the Code on the Best Dance Moves for Men

Oct
20

Are you ready to get your dance on... with science? A recent study has discovered what kind of dancing women seem to prefer, or at least, the physical components of those funky moves.

Rumor: Is Batman v. Superman's Robin a Woman?

Oct
19

Here there be rumors, spoilers, and possibly illegal information. Tread lightly and get your grains of salt ready because an extra risked a reported $5 million dollar breech of nondisclosure agreement lawsuit to bring us this information. Was he a Bothan? Maybe.

Blood Bros' 80s-Action Mixes Collect the BEST OF THE BEST... of Training Music

Oct
19

"...100% designed to follow the course of a film, starting with Training, moving on to the Fight… Put this mix on when you are training on the beach, hitting the bag, chopping wood, running up/down a mountain, or generally doing anything which requires involves fierce determination and focus to win.  BLOOD BROS!" --Signed, Blood Bros.

Friendship is Magic, But We Have Sh*t to Do! [Podcast]

Oct
18

We're switching it up this week with a triple-header of short story adventures! Step with us into Julius Caesar's sandals and try not to get assassinated. Then grab your ball gown for a Victorian-era journey through Pride and Prejudice. Then help us save a cat planet by overthrowing its evil dictator.

Digimon Is Returning with a New Season for Its 15th Anniversary

Oct
18

Ready to feel really old? Digimon is fast approaching its 15th birthday, and to celebrate the anniversary, a new series has been announced that will air in 2015.

Channel Surfer: ‘Avatar LAB, Book 3: Fire’ [Avatar Retrospective]

Oct
18

Avatar: The Legend of Korra, Book 4: Change may be the last animated entry into one of the best television shows of the past decade. In honor of this milestone, Channel Surfer is providing a retrospective on each Avatar season, from starting the original series to the latest. This is meant to be an overview for Avatar veterans, and hopefully an introduction for anyone interested in the show. This week we end the original series with The Last Airbender, Book 3: Fire.

Mulan Meets Pokemon: Watch Ash Make a 'Mon Out of You

Oct
18

In a fantastic gesture that we all needed, user EsquirebobAnimations has produced a parody of Mulan’s “I’ll Make a Man Out of You” that is indeed worth blasting off again, combining Mulan, Digimon, and Pokemon.

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