Christmas 2014 Comic Book Style
The Pop Culture Maven Crew will be off for the rest of the week to celebrate the holidays with family and friends. Hopefully you will be enjoying some time off from the daily grind to share some time with your family and friends. This is a picture of me... Read more
New Comics Week Of 11/12/14
This was one big week for new comics. Lots of new and returning books are making reviews more difficult each week. Mostly good this week with no real train wrecks. The Phantom #1 Hermes Press Writer Peter David, Artist Sal Velluto, Colorist Eugenio Mattozzi, Letterer Kenneth Bruzenak Another Phantom... Read more
Why Don’t Ratings And Box Office Translate To Comic Sales
The Walking Dead season 5 premier was watched by 17.3 million viewers this last Sunday. The Flash premiered to 6.42 million viewers. Arrow season 3 was watched by 2.81 million viewers. Guardians of the Galaxy made $326 million at the US box office and Captain America The Winter Soldier... Read more
LA County Fair caters to geeks…again.
It’s that time of year again for the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona. As you contemplate the chocolate dipped bacon or the bacon sprinkled doughnuts for a snack, run, don’t walk to Building Number 8 to see a heroic exhibit. Once again, Building Number 8 is home to... Read more
E3 2014 Swag Bag Giveaway Contest
E3 2014 was another wild show that gives away some really cool stuff to the attendees. I am lucky enough to be able to attend the show and got some great swag that you can now have a chance to win. There is some really great and rare stuff... Read more
E3 Photo Parade Part 2
Sorry it took nearly a week to get the rest of the photos up from last weeks E3 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Part 1 (CLICK HERE) covered Nintendo, Sega, Disney Interactive, Activision and Warner Bros. Interactive. Now we head out to the other booths from the show. Microsoft ... Read more
Free Comic Book Day at Metropolis Comics & Giveaway
The first Saturday of May is Free Comic Book Day where comic stores around the world giveaway Free Comic Books to get the word out to the public about the great comics that are available. Over 40 publishers and Diamond Comics Distributors made 56 free comic books for stores... Read more
New Comic Book Reviews Week of 1/22/14
Boy it seems like every week there are so many new number one books that hit the shelves and then get farther behind on catching up. This week we have four new books, two reboots and a returning book. So lets get to it. The Unwritten Apocalypse #1 Vertigo... Read more