Around the Web

December 19, 2014 at 12:00 am | Posted in Around the Web, Art, Books, Collecting, Comic Books, Episode VII, Marvel, Movies, News, Regular Feature, Star Wars, Star Wars News, Toys | Leave a comment

Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond.

Book News

  • The kickstarter for Athena’s Daughters 2 is up and running. Authors in this anthology include Tiffani Angus, Antha Ann Adkins, Sarah Brand, Elizabeth Bridges, Megan Chee, Liz Colter, Janice Croom, Ellen Goodlett, Emily Lavin Leverett, Alison J. McKenzie, Megan O’Russell, Tish Pahl, Carrie Ryan, Rori Shay, and Tess Tabak with a line-up of additional authors as part of their stretch goals.

Comic News

  • Based on Barnes & Nobles upcoming titles, Marvel will be re-releasing Star Wars comics in digital formats this January (via Jedi News).
  • StarWars.com has a preview of some of the interior art for Princess Leia #1.
  • And while Dave Dorman might not be heading to Star Wars Celebration Anaheim, he’s still canon, this time adding his talents to the array of Marvel Star Wars #1 cover variants. M&M Comics is even running a 50% off sale for pre-orders.

Continue Reading Around the Web…

Podcasts in Review

December 18, 2014 at 12:00 am | Posted in Celebration, Disney, Episode VII, Movies, Podcasts, Podcasts in Review, Regular Feature, Reviews, Star Wars, Star Wars Rebels, Television | Leave a comment
Tags: , , , ,

Here is this week’s Podcasts in Review which includes some catching up and a whole lot of The Force Awakens discussions.

Assembly of Geeks:Legends of the Knight and Cancelling Star Wars” covers the usual range of geeky topics. They talk about the Age of Ultron trailer, the Legends of the Knight Batman documentary, Jeff’s thoughts on the title for The Force Awakens, and other tv and movie news.

The Flash Injuries, The Trailer Disappoints & The Force Awakens” features guest host Bobby Blakey who fills in for Jeff as they talk about the Marvel and DC movie announcements, Big Hero Six, Toy Story 4, favorite animated movies, the cut content for Ernie in Ghostbusters, the physics of the Flash, whether movies trailers show too much or too little, their thoughts on The Force Awakens trailer, and the rumor that Luke might be a bad guy.

Marvel Mayhem: Inhumans, Captain Marvel & More” starts with a LEGO discussion then covers The Flash movie, Supergirl, Terminator: Genisys, other Marvel films as well as more off the wall topics like Star Wars crocs and sarlacc bunt cakes. Fun episode with lots of movie discussion. Continue Reading Podcasts in Review…

Marvel Star Wars Solicitations for March 2015

December 17, 2014 at 8:54 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Star Wars | Leave a comment

Marvel has released their solicitations for March 2015. Here’s the Star Wars rundown.

Darth Vader #3

Writer: Kieron Gillen
Artist: Salvador Larroca
Cover Artist: Adi Granov (standard cover) and Salvador Larroca (variant cover)

When a Dark Lord needs help, who can he turn to? Meet Aphra—the galaxy’s foremost raider of lost weaponry! Plus: could these be the deadly droids she’s looking for?

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99 Continue Reading Marvel Star Wars Solicitations for March 2015…

New Release and Review: ‘Predator: Fire and Stone #3′

December 17, 2014 at 12:03 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Reviews, scifi/fantasy | Leave a comment
Tags: ,

Predator: Fire and Stone #3 is out today from Dark Horse Comics. Click here to read our full review.

Predator: Fire and Stone #3

Back among the crewmates he betrayed in Prometheus, Galgo must watch over both shoulders, as his former allies want him to pay, and the Predator that holds him captive wants something far more terrible!

Click here for a six page preview.

Writer: Joshua Williamson
Artist: Chris Mooneyham
Colorist: Dan Brown
Cover Artist: Lucas Graciano

Format: FC, 32 pages; Miniseries
Price: $3.50

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Comic Review: ‘Superior Iron Man #2′

December 17, 2014 at 12:02 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Reviews | Leave a comment
Tags:

Superior Iron Man #2 pits Daredevil against Tony Stark. It’s a heightened sense of justice versus hi-tech arrogance. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Comic Review: ‘Injustice Gods Among Us: Year Two #11′

December 17, 2014 at 12:01 am | Posted in Comic Books, DC Comics, Reviews | Leave a comment
Tags:

The war comes closer to an end as Injustice Gods Among Us: Year Two #11 brings Superman into the fight. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Databurst From the 501st

December 17, 2014 at 12:00 am | Posted in 501st, Charity, Conventions, Databurst From the 501st, Events, Star Wars | Leave a comment

501stLogoLatest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from December 17 through 23rd. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.

December 17

  • Ohio Garrison will be in Cincinnati, OH for the St. Joseph Orphanage Troop from Noon to 1:00 PM.
  • Redback Garrison will be at the Starlight Express Room Christmas Party.
  • UK Garrison will be at Glasgow on Ice.

December 18

  • Empire City Garrison will be in Long Island, NY for the Toys for Hope Holiday Party at Oheka Castle.
  • Ohio Garrison will be in West Chester, OH for Star Wars Day at the West Chester Library from 2:00 to 4:00 PM.
  • Redback Garrison will be out for Red Cross Blood Donation Day.
  • Southern California Garrison will be in Los Angeles, CA for The Empire Strikes Back Live Read event at The Theatre at Ace Hotel from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.

Continue Reading Databurst From the 501st…

Yoda Returns for Star Wars Rebels

December 16, 2014 at 9:45 pm | Posted in News, Star Wars, Star Wars News, Star Wars Rebels, Television | Leave a comment
Tags:

yoda-tcwStarWars.com has revealed that Yoda will be coming to Star Wars Rebels. Not only that, but Frank Oz will also be voicing him. When Star Wars Rebels returns on January 5th, you’ll be able to catch both in the “Path of the Jedi” episode in its regular 9:00 PM ET/8:00 PM CT time slot on Disney XD. For those using the Watch Disney XD App, it’ll be available on December 29th. Click here to check out all the details.

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Book Review: ‘Dark Times Gallery Edition’

December 16, 2014 at 12:00 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Reviews, Star Wars | Leave a comment
Tags: ,

darthvader_smallWhen a comic is an inch and a half thick and in glorious hardcover, it deserves to be called a book. The Dark Times Gallery Edition is a beautiful thing to behold. While it may be pricey, it’s also completely worth it. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Monday Funny: Bad Shots

December 15, 2014 at 12:00 am | Posted in Humor, Monday Funny, Star Wars | Leave a comment
Tags:

And you thought Stormtroopers were bad shots…

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.
Next Page »

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. | The Pool Theme.
Entries and comments feeds.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 870 other followers