The Biggest Winners And Losers Of Comic-Con 2014!

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Every year, people spend thousands of dollars to journey to the motherlode of geeky pop culture: San Diego Comic-Con. And every year, entertainment companies do their utmost to generate excitement about their upcoming spectacles. But who gained buzz, and who lost it? Here's our list of the biggest winners and losers… » 7/28/14 4:59pm 7/28/14 4:59pm

You Can Access 15,000 Marvel Comics Right Now For a Buck

As we all prepare our brains and twitter feeds for the unstoppable flood of comics and entertainment news that will pour out of San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel announced some news in the quiet before the storm. Now, for 99 cents, readers can gain access to Marvel Unlimited, the publisher's treasure trove of 15,000 issues… » 7/23/14 12:53pm 7/23/14 12:53pm

The Guardians of the Galaxy Set Got Us Excited For Space Movies Again

Last year, we headed to Shepperton Studios to watch James Gunn film Marvel's first real space adventure, Guardians of the Galaxy. And we did not expect to get quite as excited as we did. Here's what we saw, and why it's good for our new batch of space scoundrels. » 7/08/14 3:19pm 7/08/14 3:19pm

Calvin & Hobbes' creator has been secretly drawing this comic strip!

Holy crap! Calvin & Hobbes' creator Bill Watterson has been secretly drawing a comic strip! Nobody knew it except Stephan Pastis, the author of Pearls Before Swine. You're looking at his artwork right above these lines—the first two panels are drawn by the legendary cartoonist, the third by Pastis. » 6/07/14 2:44am 6/07/14 2:44am

Here are 7 facts about the X-Men that you might not know

Excited about X-Men: Days of Future Past? Yeah, we are too. Would you be as excited if the movie was called The Merry Mutants: Days of Future Past? Probably not as much! That was the name Stan Lee originally wanted to call the X-Men until Marvel put the kibosh on that. Yeah! Marvel's great! But they totally ripped off… » 5/20/14 7:40pm 5/20/14 7:40pm

10 things you probably didn't know about Spider-Man

Maybe he's your favorite superhero. Maybe you watched all the movies. Maybe you read most of the comics. Maybe you always thought you could relate to Peter Parker. Maybe you tried getting bit by a spider before. Even if you did all that, you still may not know that Spider-Man was Sheep-Boy or may have forgotten that… » 4/29/14 8:09pm 4/29/14 8:09pm

Don't Drive 1,000 MPH: Raindrops Will Destroy Your Windshield

Rain hitting your windshield can mean dicey road conditions and traffic snags. According to XKCD's What If, the force of those drops hitting your windshield can also destroy your car's windshield. Lesson learned: don't drive at speeds of Mach 1.5 in a downpour if you want your glass to survive. » 4/26/14 10:00am 4/26/14 10:00am

How much money would it cost to be Captain America?

Want to be an All-American superhero with a heart of gold? You only need a little over 54 million bucks, a time traveling device to send you back to the 1940s, a good vibranium source and a healthy budget for food. Movieclips Trailers analyzed the total cost of being Captain America and after accounting for inflation… » 3/26/14 8:00pm 3/26/14 8:00pm

The hilarious differences between video games and real life

If only video games were real life, right? Caffeine could be ditched for super star power ups, quests would be fun to do and rewarding as opposed to simply job saving and you wouldn't have to worry about budgeting because you would buy everything since it's so easy to make money. Ah, video game life has it so good! » 2/14/14 9:41pm 2/14/14 9:41pm

The Biggest Digital Comics Platform Finally Offers eGift Cards

The digital comics world has taken its sweet time catching up to music and movies as far as distribution goes, but we're finally—if not slowly—starting to get there. ComiXology, the same service powering the official apps of Marvel, DC, Image, and other publishers, is finally offering eGift Cards in the range of $10… » 11/18/13 12:28pm 11/18/13 12:28pm