Another Case for the Littlest Umbrella
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Posted by RJ Carter
Once upon a time there was a masked YouTuber who went by the moniker of That Umbrella Guy. He broadcasted engaging livestreams about the state of the comic book industry, and one of the highlights of his shows would be when his young daughter, Elizabeth (aka Little Umbrella Girl) would join... + continue reading
Elvira meets Vincent Price
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Posted by RJ Carter
Horror comics have tradtionally been hosted by a personality: The Crypt Keeper, Cain, Abel, The Midnight Philosopher and Ariadne. Sometimes the host is a licensed character, like Elvira, who is the front-and-center star of this comic from Dynamite, which shows us an Elvira in a somewhat more... + continue reading
Bombshell of the Month 202101
Sunday, August 1, 2021
Posted by Critical Blast Staff
Every month our staff 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 and photogenic presence, but also how they use that ability in service to others. Through this, we've not only met some... + continue reading
Pay To Play?
Saturday, July 31, 2021
Posted by Zach Dailey
I held off on this review for a long time due to the fact that this game is old news and I assume there have been many reviews about Toon Blast but after picking the game back up and playing it, I was quickly reminded as to why I stopped playing it in the first place. First off I want to say I... + continue reading
Paramount Presents Almost Famous
Thursday, July 29, 2021
Posted by RJ Carter
Almost Famous tells the story of William Millier (Patrick Fugit), a high school music journalist whose work gets noticed by Rolling Stone magazine, who then assign him his first story: a profile piece on an up-and-coming band, Stillwater. What the magazine doesn't realize, however, is that William... + continue reading
Another Case for the Littlest Umbrella
Elvira meets Vincent Price
Bombshell of the Month 202101
Pay To Play?
Paramount Presents Almost Famous

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Another Case for the Littlest Umbrella
Tuesday, 03/08/21
Once upon a time there was a masked YouTuber who went by the moniker of That Umbrella Guy. He broadcasted engaging livestreams about the state of the comic book industry, and one of the highlights of his shows would be when his young daughter, Elizabeth (aka Little Umbrella Girl) would join the show and tell her stories. You never knew where... + continue reading
Elvira meets Vincent Price
Tuesday, 03/08/21
Horror comics have tradtionally been hosted by a personality: The Crypt Keeper, Cain, Abel, The Midnight Philosopher and Ariadne. Sometimes the host is a licensed character, like Elvira, who is the front-and-center star of this comic from Dynamite, which shows us an Elvira in a somewhat more prosaic life. And by prosaic, I mean it shows her from a... + continue reading

Movies

Groundstar Conspiracy
Tuesday, 27/07/21
Finding the right movie to watch while taking a break can be difficult, especially if there is a specific movie genre niche you’re looking for. Scrolling on and on through Netflix’s recommended page... + continue reading

Television

Pennyworth SSN2
Wednesday, 28/07/21
When I first heard that Gotham was going to be followed up by a series called Pennyworth, I thought, "Okay, Gotham was a wee bit of a stretch, going back to a pre-Batman version of the setting, but... + continue reading

Music

Pink Floyd Live at kenworth
Monday, 17/05/21
Run… Run… Run Like Hell and get yourself a copy! Okay, so my tag line is a cheap Pink Floyd reference cop-out, but its sincerity is just. Recorded at Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire,... + continue reading

Books

Grieving the Spirit
Thursday, 22/07/21
'For many deceivers are entered into the world, who confess not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh. This is a deceiver and an antichrist.' — 2 John 7 (King James Bible)   From Roman... + continue reading

Comics

Another Case for the Littlest Umbrella
Tuesday, 03/08/21
Once upon a time there was a masked YouTuber who went by the moniker of That Umbrella Guy. He broadcasted engaging livestreams about the state of the comic book industry, and one of the... + continue reading

Interviews

Amulet Kazu Kabuishi
Sunday, 27/09/20
Between FLIGHT, COPPER, paperback cover illustrations of the Harry Potter books, and eight volumes of the best-selling graphic novel AMULET (with a ninth in the works), writer/artist Kazu Kibuishi is... + continue reading

Live Entertainment

Melissa Felps (let) as Princess Philoclea, Clayton Humburg as the Amazon Cleophila, and the Arcadians, singing "Our Lips Are Sealed," in New Line Theatre's HEAD OVER HEELS, 2020. Photo credit: Jill Ritter Lindberg.
Tuesday, 10/03/20
If you've never attended a New Line Theatre musical, Head Over Heels, a fun “jukebox” musical conceived and written by Avenue Q's Jeff Whitty and adapted by James Magruder, would be a... + continue reading

Home Video

Paramount Presents Almost Famous
Thursday, 29/07/21
Almost Famous tells the story of William Millier (Patrick Fugit), a high school music journalist whose work gets noticed by Rolling Stone magazine, who then assign him his first story: a profile... + continue reading

Sports

4 Best Sports Movies of All Times
Thursday, 11/02/21
Sports and movies have both been around for a very long time, so it’s no surprise that they are a match made in heaven. Over the years, sport-centric films have grossed hundreds of billions of pounds... + continue reading

Geek Chic

Bombshell of the Month 202101
Sunday, 01/08/21
Every month our staff 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 and photogenic... + continue reading

Culture

CBD Oil
Tuesday, 11/05/21
Sleeping is one of the most important things your body needs to re-charge and re-set the status of your physical and mental well-being. How important is sleep? Well, read this article (check it out)... + continue reading

Trailers

Rain Beau's End
Tuesday, 16/02/21
Hannah and Jules (Janelle Snow, Amanda Powell) realize the LGBTQ cliche they are: a married lesbian couple in the 90s adopting a boy named Rain Beau. But this story is more than your usual trope of... + continue reading

Gaming

Pay To Play?
Saturday, 31/07/21
I held off on this review for a long time due to the fact that this game is old news and I assume there have been many reviews about Toon Blast but after picking the game back up and playing it, I... + continue reading

Toys

Rainbow of Lightsabers
Thursday, 17/06/21
One of the most active fanbases around the world is Star Wars fans. Seeing them get together for new movie premiers and events is inspiring because of how excited they get about the whole franchise.... + continue reading

Contests

GI JOE GIVEAWAY
Friday, 23/07/21
With the latest G.I. JOE franchise film coming to the big screen, now is the time to get yourself into a Joe state of mind. So before heading out to the theaters, settle in for a double feature of... + continue reading