01st Apr2015

‘The Comedians’ – Season One (P)review

by Nathan Smith

Stars: Billy Crystal, Josh Gad, Stephnie Weir, Megan Ferguson | Created by Larry Charles, Ben Wexler, Billy Crystal, Matt Nix Isn’t awkward humor on a television series the best? You’re sitting there watching the show, letting the actors and the script do their job and as the awkwardness bores a hole through you, realization dawns on […]

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06th Mar2015

Preview: Ring of Roses (Titan Comics)

by Phil Wheat

This July sees the Titan Comics release of conspiracy thriller Ring of Roses by Das Petrou and John Watkiss, presented for the first time in colour. This Da Vinci Code meets X-Files tale has been described by industry legend Dave Gibbons as “fresh and invigorating…arresting and vivid!” London, 1991. But not the London you may […]

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24th Feb2015

Preview: Surface Tension #1

by Phil Wheat

May sees the release of Surface Tension #1 from writer/artist Jay Gunn and publishers Titan Comics. A timely ecological fable of a planet rebelling against its inhabitants – perfect for fans of The Walking Dead, The Day of the Triffids, and Invasion of the Body Snatchers – Surface Tension is a gorgeous adventure of unprecedented […]

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23rd Feb2015

‘Dead Synchronicity: Tomorrow Comes Today’ (P)review

by Paul Metcalf

While it can be easy to be cynical about Kickstarter and what it means for the games industry, there is one thing for sure and that is when it has had success it has made an impact on the games being released.  Independent games, especially ones that look to the fans for investment have a […]

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07th Feb2015

‘The Art of Evolve’ – Preview Gallery

by Phil Wheat

Evolve is a hotly anticipated next gen, asymmetrical co-op shooter that is set to dominate the games world in 2015, promising a ground breaking multiplayer and boss-battle experience. Set to hit the shops on 10th February 2015, it has already won numerous awards including ‘Best of Show’ at the Best of E3 Awards and Best […]

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18th Jan2015

‘Satellite Reign’ Early Access Preview

by Paul Metcalf

Maybe it’s my nerdy side that enjoys getting early access to games (and other software), even when they are buggy or incomplete.  Feeling a part of the development process and reporting on any errors I find is something I used to do as part of being a developer so when I play a game that […]

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18th Jan2015

Aliens meets Platoon in Titan Comic’s ‘Under’

by Phil Wheat

Coming July 29​th 2015, Titan Comics brings you a new s​ci-fi graphic novel series, Under Vol. 1: Monsters Beneath by Christophe Bec and Stefano Raffaele. Billed as Aliens meets Platoon, this new graphic novel is available to order now from your local comic book store using Diamond order code: JAN151615 CROCODILES IN THE SEWERS! SNAKES […]

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12th Jan2015

‘Blackguards 2′ (P)review

by Paul Metcalf

When it comes to role-playing games I tend to have somewhat of a particular taste.  I remember the days of Baldur’s Gate and its sequel, I bought them both and dabbled with them but never really made progress, but I’ve played games like Skyrim for more hours than I can count.  The fact is I […]

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05th Nov2014

Titan Comics release ‘Norman’ viral posters

by Phil Wheat

Coming next March 2015, Titan Comics releases a new horror/comedy graphic novel series Norman by Stan Silas – which follows the adventures of an a eight-year old psychopathic killer! To celebrate the announcement, Titan have debuted a set of ghoulishly good poster virals featuring classic nursery rhymes with a darkly funny Norman twist. Check them out […]

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03rd Nov2014

Preview: Masked Vol.1

by Phil Wheat

Coming next year from Titan Comics, sci-fi war epic  Masked comes from Serge Lehman and Stephane Crety. A not-too-distant future… A soilder returns home, having discovered that his peacekeeping mission was anything but…  Ravaged psychologically by war, his homecoming is as strange and terrifying as any war. The once familiar sites of his city are […]

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24th Oct2014

Preview: Doctor Who – The Eleventh Doctor #4

by Phil Wheat

Writer Al Ewing (Loki: Agent of Asgard) and artist Boo Cook (2000AD, Elephantmen) ramp up the claustrophobia for a terrifying space adventure in Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #4, which hits comic stores on October 29th. Alice Obiefune always wanted to see a space station – one of those proper ones, like on the telly, […]

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05th Jul2014

‘Blockstorm’ – Hands On Preview (PC)

by Paul Metcalf

Early Access on Steam is something that has really opened up innovation in consumer feedback.  As the games sold using this system are still in development, this means that feedback provided can be used to update the game based on what the gamers hope to get in the final product.  This then in theory leads […]

03rd Jul2014

‘The Escapists’ – Hands On Preview (PC)

by Paul Metcalf

Prison is hell, if you are not being beaten up by the other inmates you are being bullied by the guards to follow their orders. What do you do to survive? You learn to fit in, learn the schedules of the guards, form a team and make your escape! That’s not what you really do […]

20th Jun2014

Preview: 13 Coins (Titan Comics)

by Phil Wheat

From Eisner award winning artist, Simon Bisley, and the screenwriters of Hitman: Absolution (Martin Brennan & Michael B Jackson), comes the story of a new superhero… The story of John Pozner, a tormented ex-con on a quest for vengeance, when he discovers that he is descended from angels, and is the living key to Earth’s […]

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27th Apr2014

‘The Last Tinker: City of Colors’ [P]review (PC/Mac)

by Phil Wheat

In a world where creativity has given way to conflict, a young street kid living in the slums of Colortown seeks to restore the spark of imagination to his hometown. As Koru, you must harness the power of color to defeat the Bleakness and make Colortown vibrant once again. A charming blend of modern platforming […]

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20th Apr2014

First Look: The United States of Murder Inc. #1

by Phil Wheat

This May, the creators of the Eisner Award-winning Powers craft a brand new ongoing series exploring crime fiction like you’ve never seen before! From Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming comes your first look at the highly anticipated new creator-owned ICON series The United States of Murder Inc. #1 In this bold and oversized […]

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15th Apr2014

Quest TV 2014 Preview – Event Report

by Phil Wheat

We went to a special event this week, showcasing the best of TV channel, Quest. The fledging channel launched in 2009 and since then has experienced phenomenal growth and is due to be rebranded in the coming weeks. Billed as the place where fact is bigger than fiction, Quest has a raft of exciting new […]

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02nd Apr2014

‘WWE WrestleMania XXX’ Preview

by Chris Cummings

So, we’re almost there. The biggest professional wrestling show of the year is about to happen, WrestleMania XXX, and so, before it does happen, let’s take a look at the matches that are currently being planned for the New Orleans supershow on April 7th. WWE confirmed a couple of weeks ago that there would be […]

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01st Apr2014

Preview: Sally of the Wasteland #1

by Phil Wheat

From writer Victor Grishler (X-Men, Angel & Faith, Noir) and artistic up-and-comer Tazzio Bettin, Sally of the Wasteland is a new grindhouse-style adventure from Titan Comics. And for fans of Hack/Slash, the book comes with a 1:10 order incentive variant cover by Tim Seeley! Southern Louisiana, 82 years after the Fall. The apocalypse has come and […]

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19th Mar2014

30 Years of WrestleMania: A Fan’s View

by Chris Cummings

As I write this we are only a couple of weeks away from the thirtieth WrestleMania event, which is being held on April 7th 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The excitement for wrestling fans, and more-so, WWE fans, often reaches it’s height in the weeks leading to the so-called “showcase of the immortals” and what […]

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18th Mar2014

Preview: Biowars #5

by Phil Wheat

Biowars is a free online digital comic book series featuring an exciting pair of intertwining storylines, from a small team that includes the writer of Wolverine and G.I. Joe as well as the artist behind Transformers. While Alexander Hawking fights the sinister forces of the Combine in the outer world, the heroic BioWarriors of his immune […]

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03rd Mar2014

Preview: ‘Video Nasty: The Comic Book’

by Phil Wheat

There’d been an online buzz about Mario Covone’s new horror comic Video Nasty, which tells a scary story that at the same time deals with the politics behind government censorship and media manipulation before this past weekend’s Glasgow Frightfest – however it was this weekend when I managed to grab a copy of the ashcan […]

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