Month: July 2019

“Into every generation a slayer is born…” You know the quote, especially if you’re a diehard Buffy follower. Now fans of Joss Whedon’s Emmy Award-winning show can purchase every issue of Buffy from previous publishers in a graphic novel series beginning with Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Legacy Edition Book One. BOOM! Studios, in partnership with 20th
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[embedded content] Time is getting convoluted in Fortnite’s Season X as evidenced by the new trailer that dropped on Wednesday for the game’s upcoming season. The new trailer was released ahead of the tenth season’s start that’s scheduled for August 1st with Jonesy being sent on a journey through time where older parts of Fortnite
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Yahya Abdul-Mateen, Patrick Wilson, James Wan, Amber Heard, Jason Momoa Credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com James Wan and Ingrid Bisu Credit: Ovidiu Hrubaru / Shutterstock.com Aquaman co-writer/director James Wan has already agreed to return for a 2022 sequel, but before he does that he reportedly wants to return to his roots: horror. Variety reports that Wan
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[embedded content] Today, publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment and developer Pixelopus announced that the latter’s PS4 exclusive, Concrete Genie, is releasing on October 8, if you’re in North America. If you’re in Europe, then you’ll need to wait until October 9. The pair also revealed the game’s price-point, which will be a budget-friendly $30. There’s also
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On July 13, the exhibit “Kow Yokoyama Maschinen Krieger Exhibit: The Fantasy World of 3D Figures” began at the Hachioji Yume Art Museum in Hachioji, Tokyo. The exhibit features figures and artwork on display with a focus on mecha that have appeared in the sci-fi series Maschinen Krieger which modeler and illustrator Kow Yokoyama has
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Every year at the ultra invite only Sunday night Dead Dog party for Comic-Con someone will say “I dunno, this was a strange Comic-Con.” It is tradition. But this is the year it was really true. San Diego Comic-Con is still the biggest and best pop culture festival on Midgard, but it had what many
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By Justin Partridge, Best Shots Reviewer July 30, 2019 11:00am ET Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics Death’s Head #1Written by Tini HowardArt by Kei Zama and Felipe SobreiroLettering by Travis LanhamPublished by Marvel Comics‘Rama Rating: 8 out of 10 Credit: Marvel Comics The last generation’s greatest bounty-hunting robot returns in the densely detailed and
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Hell comes to New York City, and Alex without the witchblade in a preview of August 7’s Witchblade #15. WITCHBLADE (2017) #15WRITER: Caitlin KittredgeARTIST / COVER A: Roberta IngranataMAY 29 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99“LAST DAYS,” Part Three Alex makes it back from the apocalyptic future to the present, but not everyone
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From the onset, Catra (AJ Michalka) and Adora (Aimee Carrero) have been at each other’s throats in Netflix’s She-Ra and the Princesses of Power. Showrunner Noelle Stevenson is adamant that this friendship — which frequently feels like a prolonged break-up between childhood sweethearts — is the emotional core of the series. Nowhere is that more apparent
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</iframe</div></div><div class=”p-article__text”><p><a href=”https://otakumode.com/shop/label/Zombieland%20Saga” target=”_blank”> <strong>Zombie Land Saga</strong></a> follows an idol group titled Franchouchou with a huge twist – each of its members are zombies. </p></div><div class=”p-article__text”><p>A special &ldquo;kick off video&rdquo; featuring actor Hakuryu giving an impassioned podium speech was released during the encore of a live concert by the in-show band, Franchouchou. </p></div><div class=”p-article__text”><p>Franchouchou will
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[embedded content] While many people were likely awaiting the release of Snapshot Games and original X-Com creator Julian Gollop’s upcoming turn-based tactical combat game, it looks like the devs won’t be able to meet the already-revised release date. The team took to their forums recently to reveal that Phoenix Point is receiving a new launch
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(Photo: White Owls Inc.) Fans and Kickstarter backers who have been anticipating the Q4 2019 release of The Good Life likely are not ecstatic about the recent news to come from the developers. SWERY, the creator and director of the upcoming game, recently took to the Kickstarter campaign’s page and released an update on how
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With so many conventions throughout the year it can be hard to keep track of all the amazing events going on. Here at The Beat we’ve collected some of the fun conventions taking place this week as well as a small snippet of their guests – a convention pull list, so to speak. With a new week it’s a
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Credit: Marvel Studios From the files of in case you missed it… Marvel Studios’ massive Hall H presentation at this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego lifted the veil on the studio’s next wave of films – but there’s even more in the wings, including a very different team for the unscheduled Avengers 5. Speaking to MTVNews
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Credit: Marvel Studios Press Release FandangoNOW, Fandango’s video on-demand service, reports that a substantial number of fans want to experience “Avengers: Endgame” on their ultra-high-definition TVs, with more than 42 percent of total preorder sales being in 4K, one of the largest 4K shares of a film’s overall preorders the company has ever seen. Debuting tomorrow,
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(Photo: Rockstar Games) Rockstar Games was once planning to support Grand Theft Auto V with single-player story DLC, like it had with previous entries. And then GTA Online became a worldwide phenomena, and all of that got backseated for support of the online portion of the game, and eventually permanently shelved in favor of further
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So, it’s finally here. I have to say, I wasn’t anticipating a show entirely focused on Bruce Wayne’s butler, the titular Alfred Pennyworth. Some recent Batman comics have touched on his espionage and war-time origins but I didn’t think any of that was worth translating into television or film. Instead of the posh servant we’re
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