Interview: Matt Kindt submerges us in Dept.H

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For about a month now, comic book creators and fellow comics internet community writers have been buzzing about Dept.H from Dark Horse Comics. The book, which debuts this Wednesday, was pitched as a murder mystery taking place in an underwater research lab.  Those two things were my greatest fears; being murdered and being dunked underwater, so there […]

Interview: Why Aliens Defiance Belongs in the Beloved Franchise

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Remember the first time you saw a baby Xenomorph burst from someone’s midsection in Alien? The moment when that monster opened its jaw only to see an even smaller head inch so close to Sigorney Weaver’s face that it made you clutch the armrest of your seat even tighter. For almost 30 years now Alien has been […]

Dark Horse Releases Trailer for Matt Kindt’s Dept. H

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In advance of the release of the new creator-owned series DEPT. H by Matt and Sharlene Kindt, Dark Horse Comics has released the final cover to the first issue along with a cinematic style sizzle sales pitch for the series otherwise known as the all important trailer.   Beginning April 20, Matt and Sharlene Kindt present DEPT. H, a […]

Dark Horse Comics To Publish More Halo Stories

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Dark Horse Comics have been the most restless publisher of licensed comics based on video game franchises over the past two years. They’ve brought tentpole franchises such as Call of Duty, Tomb Raider, and the often times over looked Mirror’s Edge to comics. Among the biggest in their library has been the mega dollar printing […]

Uncharted 4 Has Yet Another New Release Date

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PlayStation CEO Shawn Layden took to Sony’s own PlayStation blog to announce some disappointing news. Gamers will have to wait two additional weeks to play the epic finale of Nathan Drake’s story in Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End. The game will now be releasing worldwide on May 10, 2016. Layden sited manufacturing issues as the […]

NYCC’15: Dark Horse Brings James Cameron’s Avatar to Comics

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During a special panel at New York Comic Con 2015, Dark Horse Comics in conjunction with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and James Cameron’s Lightstorm Entertainment announced that AVATAR, the highest-grossing film in history, will expand into the world of comic books in anticipation of the three upcoming film sequels. The books are said to tell […]

Chuck Palahniuk Leaks Details on New One-Shot Comics and FIGHT CLUB 3?!

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UK Comics Shop Orbital hosts a podcast interview series called “Orbital in Conversation.”  In the most recent episode, Orbital Events manager Chris Thompson speaks with renowned literary author and current comics scribe Chuck Palahniuk about Fight Club 2 and Palahniuk’s take on the various strengths and weaknesses of the comics medium. If you’re a structural reader, I highly suggest […]

Stryfe Visits the Stately Beat Manor Staff Pull for 9/9/15

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This week, a longtime staffer of the internet’s premiere comic book website, The Beat, became obsessed…obsessed with ‘90s X-Men comics. We tried to take away copies of comics like X-Cutioner’s Song from the staffer — but the efforts of the full staff at the Stately Beat Manor (home of team Comics Beat) proved futile. We were […]

Podcorn’s Brandon Montclare & Amy Reeder Visit the Stately Beat Manor Staff Pull for 8/19/15

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After an arduous week scraping gum off The Stately Beat Manor ceiling and cleaning crushed PBR cans out of the infinity pool, the Beat Staffers were ready for a week long nap when suddenly, Lobo blew the hinges off the long-locked bathroom door, howling with anger and flexing his arm hairs threateningly. His bushy locks trailed in […]