My kingdom for an enjoyable game.

The definition of brink is a crucial or critical point, especially of a situation or state beyond which success or catastrophe occurs.  Examples of brink as a success could be Maria Brink from In This Moment or the Disney TV movie rollerblading classic Brink! featuring legendary background actor Tom Virtue.  On the opposite end of the spectrum is Bethesda Softworks’ …


THUNDER LIZARD ROUND-UP! MASTER FILMMAKER MARK MACKNER REVIEWS GODZILLA #3 and SUPER DINOSAUR #2!

  • May 27th, 2011
  • Posted by MasterFilmmaker MarkMackner
  • Comics

MASTER FILMMAKER MARK MACKNER’S MAGNIFICENT THUNDER LIZARD ROUND-UP!
Greetings, fellow dino-philes! ‘Tis I, noted dinosaur enthusiast and local indie horror icon MASTER FILMMAKER MARK MACKNER with a very special look at two new Earth-shaking comics! I’ve loved both dinosaurs and comic books since I was but a mini megalomaniacal munchkin, so I’m especially excited by these highlighted offerings, on sale this …


NEW GREEN LANTERN TRAILER!

Yeah…I’m in.
JD.
 


MindJack…..more like SuckJack!

MindJack was a very interesting experience.  The concept of the game made it sound like it was going to be amazing, but the delivery is something akin to relieving an itch with a circular saw.  Sure the itch is gone, but so is your arm.
The good things about the game, of which there are few, are completely covered up by …


New Episode Up! Roundtable Retrospective
on Marvel’s HOUSE OF M!

  • May 20th, 2011
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Hey there! A new episode of PopTards is up now! JD teamed up with Professor Hal Halbert for a round-table discussion on Marvel’s CIVIL WAR and HOUSE OF M Crossover! Part 2 is up now, featuring HOUSE OF M!
Special thanks to Prof. Hal Halbert for leading the discussion and to Comics And More in the Plymouth Meeting mall for …


Official Freaks and Geeks Video by Childish Gambino
(aka Donald Glover)

  • May 19th, 2011
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Music

For years I knew of Donald Glover either as actor/comedian in Derrick Comedy, Mystery Team, as Troy from COMMUNITY, or as one of the writers of 30 ROCK, and for the past year or 2 I’ve known him as Hip Hop artist CHILDISH GAMBINO.
All of his music is FREE FOR DOWNLOAD over at www.iamdonald.com
Slai and I saw him live here …


RetroPop: Grim_Noir Revisits George Alec Effinger and The Audran Sequence, 30 Years Later…

George Alec Effinger should have been a god among Geeks.
There: I said it.
He was everything we are and everything we aspire to be. In a different time and different place, the tribe of Geekdom would have considered him up there with Asimov and Heinlein.

George was a short, stout, slowly-balding man. His closest friends nicknamed him “Piglet” and it stuck. Those …