Spoiler alert: Why do people hate spoilers?

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Way back in 2014, The Walking Dead‘s social media team inadvertently created a mini-apocalypse of their own. Shortly after Season 5’s mid-season finale finished broadcasting on the West Coast, the show’s official Facebook page posted an image in memory of the character who died in that episode. Unfortunately, the rest of the world was still hours away from seeing it, which meant that […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: “Avengers: Infinity War” certainly has the stones

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Ten years ago, the cinematic landscape for superheroes was quite different. While our colorful, costume-clad champions had already shaken off the curse of 1997’s Batman and Robin by that time, comics-based films were still considered one-and-done novelties, trilogies at most. Had things gone George Miller’s way, he would have already been filming Justice League: Mortal by then. As luck would have it, a one-two punch […]

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Arrowland by Gandiva: A shot at being Hawkeye

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If you were to ask me who my favorite superhero is, I’d probably scream “SPIDER-MAN!” before you could even finish your question. Somewhere in my top 10, though, is a pretty underappreciated Marvel hero who tends to be the butt of most jokes at Avengers parties: Hawkeye. Aside from his devil-may-care attitude and ability to make a purple costume look cool, I […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: Why “The Avengers: Age of Ultron” Let Me Down, Slightly [SPOILER WARNING]

The Avengers: Age of Ultron Marvel Studios, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, James Spader, Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Elizabeth Olsen Directed by Joss Whedon Philippine Release Date: April 22, 2015 Runtime: 142 minutes MTRCB Rating: PG-13 ———– When The Avengers came out three years ago, it was a massive […]

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5 Comic Book Villains Too Disturbing for Movies

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In the colorful world of comic book adventures, you’re only really as good as your villains, and superhero movies are no exception. Case in point: Spider-Man tangled with the Green Goblin, Doc Ock, Sandman, Venom, the Lizard, and Electro, Batman had to butt heads with the likes of the Joker, Catwoman, Two-Face, Scarecrow, Bane, and Ra’s al-Ghul, and Superman’s enemies include Lex […]

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GEEK TOOTH: Uno Morato – Geeks, Grub, and Gaming (and Galactus, Too!)

A little over a year ago, I was hooked on HeroClix. So hooked, in fact, that I wrote an article about it over at FlipGeeks (click here). At the time, I had a regular gig drawing comic strips for a…really rich client. Me being the conscientious and responsible young man I was, I promptly blew about half of my total […]

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Behold! “Avengers: Age of Ultron” brings the Vision to the silver screen

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Here’s a nice, clean look at the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s version of the Vision, based on a watermarked image from Sideshow Collectibles that was enhanced and edited by io9 reader Gene Jacket.   Read the official synopsis for Avengers: Age of Ultron, as posted on SuperHeroHype:   Marvel Studios presents “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” the epic follow-up to the biggest Super […]

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