Abi Umeda’s Post-apocalyptic Manga Children of the Whales Coming in November

VIZ Media’s given sci-fi/fantasy and manga fans alike reason to rejoice with the newly announced English-language translation of Abi Umeda’s Children of the Whales. An anime adaptation of the manga series is currently airing in Japan with plans for a worldwide Netflix release in 2018, but just as they say, “The book is way better than the movie,” so too go manga and anime. In an endless sea of sand drifts the Mud Whale, a floating island city of clay and magic. In its chambers a small... Read More


Adventure Time is Back With the New ‘Elements’ Miniseries

Returning after a brief few-month hiatus, the hit Cartoon Network series Adventure Time is kicking off its final miniseries Elements on Monday, April 24th at 7:30pm EST. This four-night special event picks up right where we left off with Finn (Jeremy Shada), Jake (John DiMaggio), and BMO (Niki Yang) on their return trip from the islands to the Land of Ooo. As it turns out, things have radically changed in their absence. Bridging the gap between the Islands and Elements miniseries,... Read More


Doctor Who “Pilot” Review: Moments in Time

Warning: The following review contains spoilers from the Series 10 premiere of Doctor Who. Let’s start this off by clearing the air with an admission: I was left feeling really underwhelmed by the 2016 Doctor Who Christmas special. It’s not that “The Return of Doctor Mysterio” was a bad episode by any means, although it did feel a bit late hopping on the whole “comic book” train. Nor do I think anyone expected it to measure up against “The Husbands of River Song”—it just... Read More


Rick and Morty is Back… April Fools! But no, Really!

Have you been waiting impatiently for season three of the most amazeballs show in the known multiverse?  Are you beginning to think that it’ll never air?  Well, Rick and Morty is streaming live right now…  April Fools!  No, but really, it is. Seriously.  Rick and Morty is back! Adult Swim, in perhaps the most ingenious moves ever, created an April Fools’ Day launch of the single-most anticipated episode they’ve ever aired.  Just a few hours ago links to watch... Read More

Comic Books

A Preview of DC-TV’s Upcoming Fall Seasons

The weather’s getting colder, leaves will soon begin turning shades of orange, red, and yellow, and pumpkin spice everything is finding its way onto store shelves. You know what that means: New seasons of DC-TV are coming in just a few days! This lifelong DC Comics fanboy couldn’t be more excited for the return of some of the franchise’s favorite heroes and villains, so here’s a rundown of everything to look forward to this fall. Gotham: Unlike The CW DC-TV... Read More


Regular Show’s Final Season Begins September 26th: In Space, No One Can Hear You Ooooooooh!

Over the better part of the last two decades, a lot of cartoon shows have come and gone without getting to tell their full story. Think Clone High, Clerks: The Animated Series, Undergrads, Mission Hill, and Titan Maximum, all of them brilliantly creative and eclectic, but perhaps too much so for their time. Then there are the oddballs who manage to survive the fast-paced, ratings driven media landscape we find ourselves in, and this fall we get to say goodbye to one such gem that beat the... Read More