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 …


Episode 13 is up! KICK-ASS MOVIE REVIEW!

Slai and JD were fortunate enuff to attend a special advance screening of new comicbook movie KICK-ASS! Hear us ramble about it before the movie even comes out! Up on the fence about whether or not you wanna see it? Steal our opinions as your own! Leave comments below!


Lost Discussion with Jess "The Hoss" Tutton

  • February 26th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • TV

Lost “The Lighthouse”
This was a pretty cool episode, leading to hopefully a super cool showdown episode next week. This episode was mostly about Jack being groomed by Jacob (via Hugo) to do whatever it is he needs him to do. Become Jacob? Do whatever Locke was supposed to do? Be the candidate to defend the island? Meanwhile, in never never …