Filed under: Movie Reviews | Tags: Bradley Cooper, Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Drax The Destroyer, Gamora, Groot, Guardians of the Galaxy, Josh Brolin, Karen Gillan, Lee Pace, Nebula, Peter Quill, Rocket Racoon, Ronan, Starlord, Thanos, Vin Diesel, Zoe Saldana
The latest release from Marvel sees them take the first step in converting the wider Marvel Universe for the big screen with Guardians of the Galaxy – the penultimate movie in their Phase 2 releases.
Filed under: Movie Reviews | Tags: Dwayne Johnson, Hercules, Ian McShane, John Hurt, King of Thrace, Radical, Rebecca Ferguson, Steve Moore
Hitting the cinemas recently was Hercules starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and based on the Steve Moore comic ‘Hercules: The Thracian Wars’ released through Radical Publishing back in 2008. A damn good read so I was hoping the conversion to the big screen would be equally good.
Filed under: Comic Reviews, Indie Comics | Tags: Alan Stealth, David Dhalia, Genesis, James, Sam, School of Bitches, Virtues Chronicles
School of Bitches has probably the best name for a publisher in the world and this Cardiff-based collective group of writers & artists have been brought together to work on Alan Stealth’s Genesis.
Filed under: Comic Reviews, Indie Comics | Tags: Black Hearted Press, Dex, Gary Chudleigh, Glasgow Comic Con, Mackie, Miranda, Talking Dog, Tanya Roberts
Released a couple of weeks back at Glasgow Comic Con – the first issue of Gary Chudleigh & Tanya Roberts Plagued: The Miranda Chronicles found it’s home among the Black Hearted Press titles on offer and after seeing brief glimpses of the artwork online this was a small press title I wasn’t going to miss.
Filed under: Events | Tags: Dead Canary Comics, Earl's Court, Edward James Olmos, Howard Chaykin, Jamie Bamber, Jim Alexander, Josh Sherwell, LFCC, Lou Scannon, Mike Garley, Rachael Smith, Robert Hays, Stan Lee, The Kill Screen, True Believers Comic Awards
Last weekend (11th-13th July) saw the annual London Film and Comic Con hit – a new con for me to attend but one that had me hyped with the guests in attendance and possibility of a weekend to remember.
Filed under: Features | Tags: Ian Churchill, Josh Sherwell, LFCC, Mike Garley, Mike Stock, The Kill Screen
Having recently read (and reviewed) a preview copy of The Kill Screen from Mike Garley (Writer) Josh Sherwell (Artist) & Mike Stock (Letter) it’s always good to get the chance to catch up with them in person as I will do at LFCC this coming weekend.
Filed under: Events | Tags: Alan Grant, Black Hearted Press, CCA, Colin Bell, Colin MacNeil, Erik Larsen, Frank Quitely, Gail Simone, Garry Mac, Gary Chudleigh, Gary Kelly, Glasgow Comic Con, Howard Chaykin, John Lees, John Wagner, Peter Milligan, SICBA, Tanya Roberts, Team Girl Comic
Saturday & Sunday saw Glasgow Comic Con kick-off the summer of comics for me and while the sun shone for the whole weekend (minus a few minor downpours that soon dried up) the guests, comics and cosplayers were all in attendance.