October 17 Comics Highlights
Monday, October 15, 2018
Posted by RJ Carter
No matter how fastidious you are in maintaining your comic shop pull list in your never-ending battle to make sure you don't miss anything good (or accidentally waste your money on something not so much), it never hurts to do a last minute check on what's coming out this week so you can make those... + continue reading
Millenium Falcon Book and Model
Sunday, October 14, 2018
Posted by RJ Carter
If you have high blood pressure or low stress thresholds, be warned. This book is probably not for you. No, that's not a knock on the last STAR WARS film, SOLO, which doesn't even come into play in the historical timeline presented in this book. I haven't even seen that film to comment on it. (... + continue reading
Shadow of Vader
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Posted by RJ Carter
"Fear is the path to the Dark Side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering." If Master Yoda hadn't lived a long time ago, and in a galaxy far, far away, he might have said that it also leads to termination. That's what Star Wars writer Chuck Wendig discovered when... + continue reading
Friday, October 12, 2018
Posted by RJ Carter
Indiegogo. For months now it's been the go-to site for aspiring comic book creators to fund their dreams. Some have been failures. Some have been moderately successful. And some have simply exploded. But a chilling effect went through the creative community yesterday when, suddenly, Indiegogo... + continue reading
Friday, October 12, 2018
Posted by S.J. Mitchell
When news broke on Twitter that James Gunn had posted jokes about pedophilia and deplorable acts of sexual assault, including rape, Marvel Studios had a PR nightmare on their hands. Gunn, the writer/director of Marvel's highly successful GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY franchise, had been exposed as... + continue reading
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Millenium Falcon Book and Model
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October 17 Comics Highlights
Monday, 15/10/18
No matter how fastidious you are in maintaining your comic shop pull list in your never-ending battle to make sure you don't miss anything good (or accidentally waste your money on something not so much), it never hurts to do a last minute check on what's coming out this week so you can make those fine-tuned adjustments. Here are our looks at... + continue reading
Millenium Falcon Book and Model
Sunday, 14/10/18
If you have high blood pressure or low stress thresholds, be warned. This book is probably not for you. No, that's not a knock on the last STAR WARS film, SOLO, which doesn't even come into play in the historical timeline presented in this book. I haven't even seen that film to comment on it. (It does include milestones from THE FORCE AWAKENS,... + continue reading

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Friday, 12/10/18
When news broke on Twitter that James Gunn had posted jokes about pedophilia and deplorable acts of sexual assault, including rape, Marvel Studios had a PR nightmare on their hands. Gunn, the... + continue reading

Television

Riverdale 301 Labor Day
Thursday, 11/10/18
There's so much jaw-dropping suspension of disbelief in this premiere episode of RIVERDALE's third season, you'd almost think it was based on a comic book. Archie (KJ APA) has been on trial all... + continue reading

Music

New Artists of 2018
Wednesday, 10/10/18
Each year, new names emerge in the music industry. Some of these new names soon become household names while others will scatter into oblivion after just one hit song. While we don’t know what the... + continue reading

Books

Millenium Falcon Book and Model
Sunday, 14/10/18
If you have high blood pressure or low stress thresholds, be warned. This book is probably not for you. No, that's not a knock on the last STAR WARS film, SOLO, which doesn't even come into play... + continue reading

Comics

October 17 Comics Highlights
Monday, 15/10/18
No matter how fastidious you are in maintaining your comic shop pull list in your never-ending battle to make sure you don't miss anything good (or accidentally waste your money on something not so... + continue reading

Interviews

James Quinn Sandman Interview
Friday, 21/09/18
We've seen the trailers online for SANDMAN, but we all know that trailers aren't often representative of the whole story. What can you tell us that's a bit more in-depth about the film? SANDMAN is... + continue reading

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Supergirl Season 3 on Blu ray
Tuesday, 25/09/18
Of all the so-called Arrowverse shows, CW's televised adaptation of DC Comics superheroes, SUPERGIRL has been the most problematic. Besides taking place on an entirely different Earth than the other... + continue reading

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James Quinn Sandman Interview
Friday, 21/09/18
We've seen the trailers online for SANDMAN, but we all know that trailers aren't often representative of the whole story. What can you tell us that's a bit more in-depth about the film? SANDMAN is... + continue reading

Geek Chic

Bombshell 2018 10 - Violette
Monday, 01/10/18
As the Critical Blast Bombshell feature has grown over the years, we've seen all kinds of cosplay, running the gamut from heroes to game icons to cartoon characters to science fiction figures, done... + continue reading

Culture

Friday, 12/10/18
Indiegogo. For months now it's been the go-to site for aspiring comic book creators to fund their dreams. Some have been failures. Some have been moderately successful. And some have simply exploded... + continue reading

Trailers

Thursday, 19/07/18
During San Diego Comic Con, there was a panel to celebrate the 10th anniversary of STAR WARS: CLONE WARS.  The panel ended with one hell of a surprise: 4 years after being cancelled, CLONE WARS... + continue reading

Gaming

Game Jab Is Coming Back!
Sunday, 02/09/18
Season Three is coming and yes it has been waaaaaay too long and we feel the hurt from it but it was well needed for us. So what will be new and what should you expect from us in this brand new toe... + continue reading

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Saturday, 18/08/18
You did it, Lucifans! After Critical Blast broke the news that the box art had been changed for LUCIFER's third season to remove the "final" reference, hope was renewed that everyone's favorite... + continue reading