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Show-A-Show Video Feature!

More from the See-A-Show set! I don't know who Bobo is, either... Yes, this one ends without coming back out of the dream sequence! Does anyone recognize this as an abbreviated version of some well-known tale by a different name? I called it "Red Boots" because it made as much sense as anything...

Emily S. Whitten: “Marvel Heroes”

On June 4, Gazillion’s Marvel Heroes  MMOARPG launched to the public. And I’m here to tell you that it’s a heck of a lot of fun to play, especially if you are a Marvel fan. Marvel Heroes is a free-to-play PC game featuring a story written by Brian Michael Bendis (which begins with a set of prequel motion comics that you can watch here ). Show More Summary

Comic-Con By The Numbers: 170+ Tips For Attending CCI 2013

Comic-Con International -- also known as CCI, Comic-Con, San Diego Comic-Con and even by the shorthand "San Diego" -- is the largest gathering of comics industry professionals and fans in North America. It is also a show of great importance...Show More Summary

Bookmarks for 2013-05-24

Crystal Voyagers: A Journey Through The New Age: Part One on VimeoCrystal Voyagers: A Journey Through The New Age: Part One Watch the first instalment of Crystal Voyagers: A Journey Through The New Age. Charting the rise of the Age Of Aquarius and its effect upon music over the past two centuries, this three-part, illustrated [...]

Bookmarks for 2013-05-23

Experimental ½ Hour – Episode XXXVII: Pulse Emitter, Keyon Gaskin, bobbevy on VimeoExperimental ½ Hour – Episode XXXVII: Pulse Emitter, Keyon Gaskin, bobbevy Experimental Half Hour Episode 37 Movement and Synthesis Special Filmed live...Show More Summary

Emily S. Whitten: The G.I. Film Festival and The Ghost Army

Around here, we often talk about superheroes. Today, however, I want to talk about real heroes. The GI Film Festival, a non-profit educational organization “dedicated to sharing the military experience in and out of the arena of war” took place in D.C. Show More Summary

Down by the river

Ads by Project Wonderful! Your ad could be here, right now. So ends the Spring 2013 Comics Curmudgeon fundraiser — thank you one and all, generous readers! What’s that you say? Something along the lines of, “Oh my gosh Uncle Lumpy I was so busy I forgot to contribute and now I not only feel terrible but worse I won’t get an awesome refrigerator magnet and [...]Show More Summary

The Toxic Avenger Meets Conan

With all the remakes these days, there are few properties that have not been dusted off and shined up for new audiences. In the wake of a new James Bond, a forthcoming Crow, a rebooted Star Trek, yet another Jack Ryan and three different Hulks, we are now promised a wrathful Toxic Avenger. Show More Summary

Show-A-Show Video Feature!

Starting this month, something a wee bit different! The Show a Show Projector was a toy manufactured by the same company who made the "Fortuna" and "Spectrum" (depending on what country you were in) Give-A-Show Projector knock-offs. These projectors could show film strips as well as slide strips. Show More Summary

Bookmarks for 2013-05-07

CULT OF THE SUN GOD on VimeoCULT OF THE SUN GOD music_ PATRICK SHIROISHI / BLACK SUN SUTRA (2013) ( visual_ ARIS KINDT FILMS ( Nancy J Kwon(tags:ifttt vimeo video ) Meet Cody Wilson,...Show More Summary

Emily S. Whitten: Billy West at Awesome Con DC!

Looks like it is just Interview Central around here these days, folks. Because following up on last week’s column, in which I briefly recapped my Awesome Con DC experience and posted my interview with the fantastic Phil LaMarr  (go read/listen...Show More Summary

NIGHT MUSIC: Sun Glitters

Nice video, too. Sun Glitters – It takes me from Victor Ferreira / Sun Glitters on Vimeo.

All I Want To Be Is A GIF

Kieron Gillen unwittingly provides the slogan for the Tumblr years.  (via) It’s not a bad one, as accidental slogans go.  (Though I am still sad that “It’s all about control, Luigi” never caught on.  It could have been the new “son i am disappoint.”)  Though it’s interesting to me that Tumblr’s own gif tumblr hasn’t [...]

New Who Review – Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS

She’s the only character on the show to appear in almost every episode.  She’s the TARDIS and she’s as important to the series as The Doctor himself.  So it’s nice when we get a story that features her  in a major way. JOURNEY TO THE...Show More Summary

Screen-A-Show Video Feature!

Kenner's 1973 Screen-A-Show Projector was, more or less, a Give-A-Show Projector that could be used pretty much anywhere (assuming there was little enough light). The projector was mounted on a stand with a small screen (which couldShow More Summary

New Who Review: “Hide”

Quite often ghosts are described as spirits who cannot bear to leave their loved ones.  That appears to be the case in this week’s Doctor Who adventure, as an old house seems to be the home of a creature (or two) that makes you wantShow More Summary

Never-Aired Pilot Highlights Dr. Kildare The Complete First Season

We here at ComicMix celebrate all manner of pop culture from today’s obvious hits to the arcane wonders of yesteryear. every now and then we get a notice about something that seems just outside our realm of interest but there’s a thing or two that grabs us. Show More Summary

The New Who review – “Cold War”

You’d think we’d have learned as a people – if you find a large humanoid form frozen in the ice, don’t thaw it out.  And really don’t thaw it out if you’re cut off from humanity, like in an arctic research base, or as in this episode,...Show More Summary

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