If you liked LEGO Star Wars…

You’ll probably like LEGO Indiana Jones. See the trailer here. Posted by Mark Coale

Who’s on first? Spider-Man??

Minor league baseball teams are always doing wacky stunts or having fun giveaways to try and get people into the ballpark. The Memphis Redbirds are targeting the nerd audience with an upcoming giveaway. The first 1500 fans through the turnstiles at the August 10 game between Memphis and the Omaha Royals will receive a Marvel […]

Congrats Josh and Sari

Life goes on: My daughter. Born Monday, July 30, 2007, c. 7:00 p.m, Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn, New York, USA. 8 lbs., 3 oz. 38-hour labor. 2 hours pushing. Sweetest little thing. Sari my hero. Name: ??? (We’ll figure it out tomorrow.)

SD07: Video Blog #7 (or so) Steve Lieber

Yes we know the embed stills are particularly unflattering but what you gonna do? Okay now embed fixed…click on pic or here.

New Hulk not cute and cuddly like old Hulk

Oh, so THAT’S what happened

We’re about halfway through our first slam of SD07 reactions, and they are ALL OVER THE BOARD. Many of the things we’ve written here are being flatly contradicted here by people whose opinions you trust. Some people say sales were great; some say Saturday was a bust. Some say the Eisners the most fun ever; […]

Gaiman/Ross Yaoi kissing vid

Day -2

We’re now safely ensconced at a locale with wifi, coffee and rabbits. Random catch-up blogging throughout the day.

RIP Bergman and Antonioni

SD07 Video Blog #6: Rosario Dawson

UpDATE: Sorry about all the WP/Firefox/DIVX issues. Click on the above pic or here to see the vid, and thanks to Ford Gilmore for setting it up.

ICv2 wraps up biggest con ever.

It was big! San Diego Comic-Con wrapped up on Sunday, after a blow-out success of a show that dwarfed all previous years in attendance, exhibitor expenditures, special events, and media coverage. Three days of the show, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, sold out, the first time the show has sold out any days in its entire […]

Gone To Disneyland

We’re off to Disneyland for some recovery today — posting resumes tomorrow, with an array of insightful commentary, penetrating analysis and definitive sarcasm.

SDCC: Link Round-Up

A handy dandy one-stop shopping place for your SD linkage. CBR Index of Stories Newsarama Index of Stories IGN Index of Stories Heidi’s Mortal Enemy

What we got coming

• A podcast with Warren Ellis • Video interviews with Steve Lieber, Sergio Aragones, Jill Thompson and Rosario Dawson • Pictures from all the parties • Snarky Commentary • Whitney & Heidi — The Final Chapter • Special investigative report: Clive Owen is Handsome and…if we remember correctly…MORE. But…when we have time. And minions. More […]

SD07: Video Blog #5 – Charles Vess

Mispellings soon to be fixed. Also Firefox isn’t working nicely with these vids — apologies. click on pic or here for vid.

No one does comma separated headlines like the New York Times

In a Packed San Diego, Entertainment Worlds Collide: Much like the Cannes Film Festival — but with more at stake — Comic-Con has also begun to draw entertainment dealmakers, who have been trolling for meetings with comic artists and writers. Hollywood’s Endeavor talent agency, for instance, has at least eight agents attending, along with a […]