What Kind Of Alien Invasion Are We Hoping For?

Click to view » 9/21/08 12:00pm 9/21/08 12:00pmIf there's one thing that science fiction has taught us, it's that it's almost a certainty that Earth will be invaded by an alien force at some point in our lifetime. Luckily, we've also learned that humanity will most likely forget our differences, pull together and defeat said alien force through unity,…

Our New Alien Overlords Just Want To Help

They may have already taken over Twitter » 9/06/08 11:00am 9/06/08 11:00am, but anyone reading this week's Marvel comics will have seen that the Skrull brand of alien passive-aggressiveness has started infecting the offline world as well. we embrace change, if change is defined by allowing ourselves to be overrun by alien invaders who wish to save…

It's All About The Tie-Ins For This Week's Comics

It's a heavy week for tie-ins at the comic store this week, with prequels, sequels, adaptations and source material for movies, video games and our favorite TV show hitting shelves tomorrow. There's even the re-appearance of the much-delayed Halo » 8/12/08 9:00am 8/12/08 9:00am comic for its third "monthly" issue in the space of a year, but that's…

Hippos And Robots And Hellboy Oh My In This Week's Comics

It's another of those slow weeks in comic stores - which, considering comics aren't hitting the streets until Thursday this week, may not be that bad a thing. (Blame last week's holiday; apparently, the price for independence is that your comics are late a week afterwards.) While publishers try to plug the gap with… » 7/08/08 9:00am 7/08/08 9:00am