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Taimur Dar

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Taimur Dar is the Digital Media Producer and Marketing Expert for the Beat. He has earned a master’s degree in marketing intelligence from Fordham University and has provided branding strategies for various companies and organizations. His name is pronounced like the first two syllables of "tomorrow" in case you were wondering.

Dwayne McDuffie Week Day 7: Never the End…

Today is not only the final day of my series of tribute posts to writer and my personal hero Dwayne McDuffie, but also the...

Toy Fair 2018: Cowabunga! Rise of the TMNT Figures Debut from...

Earlier this month, Nickelodeon unveiled the first look of the upcoming new Rise of the TMNT cartoon debuting later in the year. It's a...

Dwayne McDuffie Week Day 6: Buck Wild, Hero for Rent!

First, Happy Birthday to what would have been Dwayne McDuffie's 56th Birthday today. Dwayne McDuffie Week still going strong! After re-reading my Damage Control, it's...

Dwayne McDuffie Week Day 5: “Catching Lightning in a Bottle ...

There's something incredibly gratifying that during Dwayne McDuffie Week, Black Panther became the #1 film in the world, not only beating box office records, but...

Dwayne McDuffie Week Day 4: Killing Joke Sequel Pitch

Between the Milestone years and the time he found newfound respect in the animation industry, Dwayne McDuffie worked as an online journalist to pay...

Dwayne McDuffie Week Day 3: Five Favorite Moments in DAMAGE CONTROL

Nothing can stop the force that is Dwayne McDuffie Week! While Dwayne McDuffie is primarily remembered today for his deep superhero action stories, it may...

DC Collectibles Reveals DOOMSDAY CLOCK Action Figures, Gerard Way Batman &...

Toy Fair is tomorrow and already the toy news is under way. Just ahead of the show, DC Collectibles has unveiled some of the...

Dwayne McDuffie Week Day 2: The Cover DC Comics Was Afraid...

Dwayne McDuffie Week continues! Two of the many qualities I admired about McDuffie were his idealism and honesty. Perhaps he was a little too honest...

Dwayne McDuffie Week Day 1: Validation through Black Panther

I make no secret of the tremendous respect and admiration I have for the life and work of the late/great writer Dwayne McDuffie (in...

LEGO Avengers: Infinity War sets unveiled

With Toy Fair this weekend, expect toy tie-ins announcements for some of the biggest summer blockbusters to arrive fast and hard in the coming...

BATMAN NINJA Anime English Dub trailer and release

Perhaps one of the most offbeat Batman projects this year, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment announced that BATMAN NINJA will be arriving on Digital April...

Marvel’s Earliest Gay Characters Introduced in Don McGregor’s Black Panther Comics

While reading the New York Times article on Black Panther over the weekend, I couldn't help but notice the journalist made mention of a...