Sonic Prize Pack
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Posted by Critical Blast Staff
Heads up, Sonic fans! We are giving away THREE prize packs in one contest.  Use the form below for your chance to enter. The FIRST prize winner will receive everything shown in the photo -- the mini-poster, the bucket of Sonic Slime, the light-up Sonic rubber ball, and the Sonic embroidered... + continue reading
Dan DiDio out as Publisher at DC Comics
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Posted by RJ Carter
There's a power vacuum at the hallowed halls of DC Comics, home to supehero icons such as Superman, Wonder Woman and Batman. On Friday, February 21, a late-day announcement was made that Dan DiDio was no longer the co-publisher of the stable of titles. Speculation immediately spread throughout... + continue reading
DCeased Unkillables 1
Friday, February 21, 2020
Posted by RJ Carter
Tom Taylor's DCU Zombieverse marches -- or perhaps, I should say -- shambles on with this new chapter set in the strange new world of the zombie apocalypse...with superheroes! After Darkseid released a corrupted anti-life equation (which killed him and all of Apokolips), Cyborg became the seed... + continue reading
Punchline, Punchline, Punchline and Punchline
Friday, February 21, 2020
Posted by RJ Carter
DC Comics' newest character sparks conversation over character usage and marks. BATMAN #89 was an instant -- and unexpected -- sellout this week when DC introduced a partial profile cameo of a new character, Punchline. Meant to be a female partner/paramour for The Joker, one once wouldn't have... + continue reading
Everglade Angels
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Posted by RJ Carter
The titular EVERGLADE ANGELS are a girls' baseball team whose trip to the championships leads them into the arms of masked killers deep in the Florida swamps. It's 1997, and the Everglade Angels have clinched their trip to the playoffs, due in no small part to the outstanding performance of... + continue reading
Sonic Prize Pack
Dan DiDio out as Publisher at DC Comics
DCeased Unkillables 1
Punchline, Punchline, Punchline and Punchline
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Sonic Prize Pack
Saturday, 22/02/20
Heads up, Sonic fans! We are giving away THREE prize packs in one contest.  Use the form below for your chance to enter. The FIRST prize winner will receive everything shown in the photo -- the mini-poster, the bucket of Sonic Slime, the light-up Sonic rubber ball, and the Sonic embroidered stocking cap!  SECOND and THIRD place will... + continue reading
Dan DiDio out as Publisher at DC Comics
Saturday, 22/02/20
There's a power vacuum at the hallowed halls of DC Comics, home to supehero icons such as Superman, Wonder Woman and Batman. On Friday, February 21, a late-day announcement was made that Dan DiDio was no longer the co-publisher of the stable of titles. Speculation immediately spread throughout the fandom, wondering what this might mean for DC... + continue reading

Movies

Sonic the Hedgehog Movie
Thursday, 13/02/20
The face of Sega gaming races into theaters this weekend, and the studio execs have got to be crossing their fingers that they hit a home run with the fans. After early images of the CGI-rendered... + continue reading

Television

Hangin' With Mr. Cooper Season 3
Sunday, 16/02/20
It's not often that I can start a review of a home video release before actually opening the product, but HANGIN' WITH MR. COOPER, The Complete Third Season, is one of those rare cases. Going by the... + continue reading

Music

Toto Forty Tours Around the Sun
Thursday, 21/11/19
Toto has long been one of those bands that I could just put an album on (yes I said album) and listen to it from start to finish. Their music always sounded polished and complete, meaning they never... + continue reading

Books

Thursday, 24/10/19
We are officially one week away from the release of Stephen J. Mitchell’s debut novel BULLETPROOF: ORIGINS; the YA Adventure novel about a bullied high school freshman who discovers he’s... + continue reading

Comics

Dan DiDio out as Publisher at DC Comics
Saturday, 22/02/20
There's a power vacuum at the hallowed halls of DC Comics, home to supehero icons such as Superman, Wonder Woman and Batman. On Friday, February 21, a late-day announcement was made that Dan DiDio... + continue reading

Interviews

Ben Mankiewicz and Margaret O'Brien for TCM in St. Louis
Thursday, 26/09/19
It's the third year that Turner Classic Movies has held their "Bring TCM to Your Hometown" contest, and for the Gateway to the Midwest, the third time was the charm. After what the network termed an... + continue reading

Live Entertainment

The Cast of Fly North Theatricals' MADAM. Photo Credit: Caroline Guffey
Wednesday, 12/02/20
Madam, a new musical from Colin Healy, recently ended it's inaugural production at the .Zack Theatre in St. Louis. I was fortunte to catch the closing show of the shor trun. Healy is in the zone... + continue reading

Home Video

Swamp Thing Complete Series 2019
Monday, 17/02/20
SWAMP THING was one of a handful of original series created for the DC UNIVERSE streaming service -- and it's first casualty. While it completed it's first season of ten episodes, it became clear... + continue reading

Sports

US Women’s National Soccer
Wednesday, 12/02/20
The United States is often regarded as a country that doesn’t like football (or soccer as they call it). However, their league, called MLS, is one of the top-flight football leagues in the world.... + continue reading

Geek Chic

Bombshell Jade Martinez
Friday, 31/01/20
Every month the staff at Critical Blast combs the cosplay community for up-and-coming cosplayers who deserve to have a broader audience for their work, taking into account not only costuming skills... + continue reading

Culture

Bombshell Jade Martinez
Friday, 31/01/20
Every month the staff at Critical Blast combs the cosplay community for up-and-coming cosplayers who deserve to have a broader audience for their work, taking into account not only costuming skills... + 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

Sonic the Hedgehog Movie
Thursday, 13/02/20
The face of Sega gaming races into theaters this weekend, and the studio execs have got to be crossing their fingers that they hit a home run with the fans. After early images of the CGI-rendered... + continue reading

Toys

Rare Hot Wheels Prototype
Wednesday, 05/02/20
The Prototype Car, Now Worth Upwards of $100,000, Is the Only Redline Enamel White Hong Kong Version Car Ever to be Discovered - Considered the Holy Grail of Hot Wheels Collectibles West Palm... + continue reading

Contests

Sonic Prize Pack
Saturday, 22/02/20
Heads up, Sonic fans! We are giving away THREE prize packs in one contest.  Use the form below for your chance to enter. The FIRST prize winner will receive everything shown in the photo --... + continue reading