Our first of three photo galleries featuring the most creative and inspiring cosplay we came across during SDCC’18! (And maybe too many Thors.) See more cosplay galleries from SDCC’18 at SDCC’18 Cosplay Roundup-Part Two and SDCC’18 Cosplay Roundup- Part Three […]
The Beat’s own Taimur Dar beat boxes with the Heroes in a Half Shell!
The Jack Ryan Experience delivered in bringing the tense action, cerebral thrills, and sense of adventure from the Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan series set to premiere on Amazon, August 31st. While series star John Krasinski wasn’t in attendance, Amazon offered ways to interact with him, as Jack Ryan, throughout the experience as a field operative in […]
Starting off with the death of a Guardian is pretty ballsy.
The cast and crew of THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN animated feature discuss updating the quintessential 90’s DC story for a modern audience
There’s many reasons to build out an adult graphic novel collection in a library. Graphic novels aid in keeping a library relevant with the current culture. They serve as an entry to reading for those adults that aren’t fond of traditional novels. Graphic novels are excellent tools in increasing literacy—both prose and visual—for adult literacy […]
When you see yourself represented in the world, you see your value. Comic books continue to be a home for stories of marginalized groups, but how best to keep the momentum and add more stories and voices? The Diversity and Inclusivity from the Perspective of Libraries, Publishing, Authors in the Industry panel, moderated by Christina […]
Early in the morning of every first official day of San Diego Comic-Con, the Hasbro Toy Company delights the press with a promise of food and toys. This year, they delivered a veritable buffet of both; so much so that I didn’t know exactly where to start.
Emmy Award-Winning Producer Lauren Faust shares her vision for the DC SUPER HERO GIRLS franchise
Last year, Marvel Powers United VR for the Oculus Rift caused massive crowds at the Marvel booth during SDCC. It was the first time the audience which the game was meant for got to virtually step into the shoes and furry feet of Rocket, Captain Marvel, Deadpool, and Hulk. Fast forward, one year later, and the game […]