REVIEW: BATMAN THE TELLTALE SERIES is a living digital comic in game form.

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Over the past few years, comic books have made a transition into big blockbuster gaming experiences. To be more accurate, comic book characters have made that leap. Games like the Arkham series took the Batman we know and dropped him in a world of over-the-top fight mechanics wrapped in an incredible story. There’s nothing wrong […]

Interview: Anya Davidson on rebellion, punk rock and ‘Band for Life’

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Anya Davidson’s ‘Band for Life’ is one of the boldest graphic novels of the year, an eye splitting trip into the lives of am indie punk rock band and their misadventures. Call it Josie and the Pussycats for the post-iTunes generation. Here Davidson talks about her own music tastes and band as well as the history of the strip and her use of color.

Batman: The Telltale Series Launches Episode 3 Tomorrow

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The third of five episodes in Batman: The Telltale Series, Episode 3: ‘New World Order’ will be available digitally worldwide starting Tuesday, October 25th on PC from the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and other digital distribution services, and on the Xbox Games Store for Xbox One. The episode will also be available October 25th on the […]

Walking Dead Round-up: Shocking deaths reveal that the zombie apocalypse is awful

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Last night the seventh season of The Walking Dead kicked off and answered this cliffhanger of a question: just WHO did Negan beat to death with a baseball bat? (SPOILERS, obviously, although if you haven’t seen the episode yet and you’re reading this, may God have mercy on your soul.) The episode opened with a […]

New Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 teaser trailer just revealed and I got so excited I cried

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    Damn. I did not know I missed these guys so much. This teaser footage passed the “Single tear rolling down my cheek” threshhold set by the Phantom Menace trailer back in the day. Yes I cried! Other may find themselves peeing their pants in excitement. Or just needing to change their underwear in general when […]

Nib News: a new strip by Ruben Bolling and an animated series in the works

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Regular Beat readers know we’re huge fans of The Nib, the non-fiction comics site run by political cartoonist Matt Bors. You can imagine they’ve had no dearth of fodder in this election campaign. And Ruben Bolling (Tom the Dancing Bug) has just launched a new DAILY strip called “Donald and John” which parodies a certain […]