One of the most sought after pieces of exclusive merch at NYCC 2017 was Mezco’s One:12 Collective Wolverine. This is the Canucklehead in all his tiger stripe glory. After months of waiting, I finally managed to get my hands on one. Right out of the box, this figure looked impressive. Three head sculpts, eight different hands […]
Friday, October 6th, at the Hammerstein Ballroom, youtuber of 12 years, filmmaker, entrepreneur, and “Tennessee Wonder Child” Olan Rogers alongside actor, filmmaker, and cat-faced bounty hunter Coty Galloway unveiled an explosive first look at Final Space, a new intergalactic epic cartoon making its way to TBS in early 2018. The […]
When Warner Bros. Animation first launched the DC Universe Animation Original Movies back in 2007, I don’t think anyone could have anticipated the huge body of work that would have come from such a high caliber of talented filmmakers. To celebrate the 10th Anniversary, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will release a massive 30-movie box set […]
“What are my greatest hopes? I don’t know. I want to change the fucking world!”
For the years the creators behind these DC Animated films have been teasing fans with an animated adaptation of the critically acclaimed Batman story Gotham by Gaslight as a dream project high on their list. Well, dream has finally become reality as an animated feature Batman: Gotham by Gaslight has now been officially announced for […]
During New York Comic Con, I spent three days at the Javits Center. (Thursday was spent attending the professional programming at the New York Public Library!) This is the TWELFTH NYCC I’ve attended (yes, all of them!), so you might be wondering what I thought this year… Torsten AdairI’ve been writing for The Beat since […]
Another New York Comic Con has come and gone! Now that the hoopla and humidity have settled, let’s reminisce about some of the coolest booths and most fun activations from this year’s annual gathering of the nerd tribes.
The Voltron Coalition was in full force last weekend at NYCC to learn the latest about the Legendary Defender and the struggle against the Galra Empire. On hand were executive producers Joaquim Dos Santos and Lauren Montgomery, as well as voice actors Josh Keaton (Shiro), Kimberly Brooks (Allura), and AJ LoCascio (Lotor). Needless to say, much […]
Maybe it’s that it was Sunday and everyone was chugging vats of coffee to stay awake. Maybe it was just three days of horrible eating catching up with everyone. Whatever the cause, wherever I went the Sunday of this year’s New York Comic Con, everyone was talking about going to the bathroom. Planning a visit, waiting in line, or even fleeing the con in search of an available facility.
Sunday at New York Comic Con brought together five proudly self-proclaimed geeky authors at the Geeky YA FTW panel. Moderated by Kristin Hackett, the panel included Lily Anderson, author of The Only Thing Worse Than Me is You, Danika Stone, author of All the Feels and Internet Famous, Sarvenaz Tash, author of The Geek’s Guide to Unrequited Love, Brian Katcher, […]