Films based on comic book properties are nothing new. Hollywood has been making them for decades. As movie making technology progressis, the more fantastic a film based off of a comic can look. In the 70’s, we believed a man could fly in Superman. In the 80’s we had a dark knight watching out … Continue reading Eulogizing The X-Men Films Series
Few characters have stood the test of time like Peter Parker, the masked web head known as Spider-Man! With a plethora of comic books, film series and animated adventures, you’d have to go out of your way to NOT have encountered something attached to the wall crawlers legacy. Funny enough, in this age of streaming … Continue reading Observe & Report: The Spectacular Spider-Man!
If you were a child of the 80’s then it was a safe bet you experienced the Mega Marketing craze of that decade. A cartoon show would debut and with it an eye catching line of toys and a tie-in comic book. With so much sensory overload, what was an 80’s kid to do?! Beg, … Continue reading Most Wanted: G.I. Joe
Long running film, television and comic book series all have the same problem. How do they keep their properties fresh? There’s a laundry list of possible story ideas that could be used, but which ones will satisfy the fans? How creatively drastic to they need to get win us over? It doesn’t matter if it’s a … Continue reading Reboots, Reimaginings & Alternate Realities
The Kree/Skrull War. The star-spanning saga that laid the groundwork for New Avengers: Illuminati, Young Avengers, Secret Invasion and MORE Marvel history-in-the-making! Annihilus, Ronan the Accuser, the Super-Skrull and alien fleets have targeted Earth, and the Avengers must defy them all – If they can avoid being shot down by their own government first! Filled … Continue reading The Kree/Skrull War!
The Chinese culture is a varied and curious thing. In it are the barbs of tattoo needles, that bring an artists renderings – to life! Inside this episode of The Curious Goods Podcast, a re-telling, a revisit and educational detailing of each episode of Friday The 13th: The Series, tattoos really DO come to … Continue reading Our Review Of “Tattoo” – Episode 16
Death is a fact of life, but that doesn’t make it any easier to deal with. No matter the connection, family, friend, co-worker, the loss of someone from your life has an impact. The same can be said for fictional characters. When we invest our time into reading a book series or watching a long … Continue reading Death In Superhero Comics
The regularly-occurring high school dance, is always a time of stress, raging hormones and angst, and inside the 15th episode of Season 1 of Friday The 13th: The Series – the trend continues. All because of a very special compact – made of gold. Valuable to be sure, but also cursed. Those who are woo’d … Continue reading Our Review Of “Vanity’s Mirror” – Episode 15
This will change things…FOREVER! It’s phrases like that which grab a comic book readers attention. When we’re told that a character that we’ve grown up loving for so long is going to be put through a core shaking, life altering event, we grow concerned. What could possibly bend the unbendable, break the unbreakable? Three words … Continue reading Comic Event Fatigue!
The binding of lives and blood has always been a strong storytelling mechanism in history. Whether it’s forging the brotherhood of gangsters, of warriors prepared for battle or – the perpetual joining of lives in the realm of VAMPIRES – blood is the centerpiece of drama unfolding. This time the blood is part of the … Continue reading Our Review Of “The Baron’s Bride” – Episode 13