Weekly Web-up: Amazing Spider-Man #625

  • March 19th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Amazing Spider-Man 625
Writer: Joe Kelly
Artists: Max Fiumara
Colors: Fabio D’Auria

JD
Hey there Spider-philes, JD and MasterFilmMakerMarkMackner back again for this weeks Web-Up. More Gauntlet going on, this time returning to the Rhino Vs Rhino storyline from a couple issues back. As you’ll recall, unless you’re really bad at recalling things, the Old Rhino (Aleksei Sytsevich) has fallen in love and given …


NEW DRUNKTARDS UP NOW!!!

Join JD, Slai, NightPete, Uncle Dunklenutz, Lawgrl, The Hoss, and MasterFilmMakerMarkMackner for this edition of DrunkTards, pronounced JRUNKtards: a pop culture quiz show drinking game! Listen and play along at home!!!!


Comic Review: X-Men Hope #1

  • March 18th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Reviewed by Optimus Douche
Check out the original and all his others over at Aintitcoolnews!
X-MEN: HOPE #1
Writer: Duane Swierczynski
Artist: Steve Dillon
Publisher: Marvel Comics
Remember the great training montages from 80s movies like “Karate Kid” (“You’re the Best”) or any of the “Rocky” movies, those brief moments where our protagonist goes from zero to hero all in the course of two minutes and …


Weekly Web-up: Amazing Spider-Man #624

  • March 15th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

By MasterFilmMakerMarkMackner and JD!
JD:
Holy Crap! What a revoltin’ development for Peter Parker! This issue drops a BOMB!

Welcome to our new weekly look at the Amazing Spider-Man, cause MasterFilmMakerMarkMackner and I are such huge Spidey fans. These articles will definitely be SPOILER editions! So beware that we will be revealing anything we want about the issues!

Looks like we’re nearing …


Listen to Episode 14! We do a Double-Take on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!

  • March 12th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Movies

So, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the live-action movie, was the isht when it first came out, provided you were the right age for such things. Which, we happened to be.
Does it keep it’s charm? Listen to JD, Slai and Kevin’s opinions or else!


A Capricious Pilgrimage: A Review of Scott Pilgrim Vol. 1 Precious Little Life by Bryan Lee O’Malley

  • March 12th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

by Slai Washko

I was skeptical. I immediately delighted in the unconstrained and fun illustration style, but I feared relating in all the wrong ways having been a Chinese Catholic-schoolgirl who dated older men, like Scott’s ingenue-interest Knives Chau. (Though, “Hooray!” for Asian representation in a comic.)

However, being a songstress instead of a groupie freed me to appreciate …


Star Trek Online Review – by Optimus Douche

by Optimus Douche
I figured PopTards needed an infusion of some gaming geeky goodness, so I’m taking a break from my comic book reporting duties on Ain’t It Cool News to describe my first month on the amazingly fantastic MMO Star Trek Online.

Since my mind is linear and obtuse, I’ll be delivering this round-up chronologically.

The Setting – A …