Contest: Win Power: The Complete Fourth Season on DVD!
Power: The Complete Fourth Season, from creator and showrunner Courtney A. Kemp (TV’s The Good Wife) and executive producer Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, follows Ghost’s shocking arrest by his ex-girlfriend, Assistant United States Attorney Angela Valdes, for the murder of FBI Agent Greg Knox – a crime he did not commit. Ghost can’t outrun his past choices and mounting enemies, which threaten his freedom and his family’s safety at every turn. His fight for redemption brings him face-to-face with the feds, the media, new allies, and old foes. However, the biggest obstacle for Ghost remains himself and his internal struggle between the man he wants to be and the one he really is. Mark Canton, Randall Emmett and Gary Lennon also serve as executive
Geek Music Episode 140: DJ Switch #2 (Explicit)
In this episode of the Fandomania: Geek Music podcast, I talk again to DJ Switch. His latest endeavor is Switch Box Tech, a YouTube channel where he reviews tech. Oh, and, yeah, we both realized later that I have actually been on his show before, but since he’s archived the episodes it’s no longer available. We are, however, working on getting me back on at some
Contest: Win Tomb Raider on 4K and Blu-ray!
Lara Croft is the fiercely independent daughter of an eccentric adventurer who vanished when she was scarcely a teen. Now a young woman of 21 without any real focus or purpose, Lara navigates the chaotic streets of trendy East London as a bike courier, barely making the rent. Determined to forge her own path, she refuses to take the reins of her father’s global empire just as staunchly as she rejects the idea that he’s truly gone. Advised to face the facts and move forward after seven years without him, even Lara can’t understand what drives her to finally solve the puzzle of his mysterious
Contest: Win Orange Is the New Black Season Five on Blu-ray and Digital!
The power dynamics at Litchfield shift dramatically as the inmates react to tragedy in the explosive fifth season of Orange Is the New Black. When the standoff at the prison turns into a full-blown riot, the inmates take advantage of the confusion by conducting séances, holding prisoner auctions, and preening for the morning news. But with relationships tested and friendships starting to fray, will life at Litchfield ever return to
Geek Music Episode 139: The Mad Gear #2
In this episode of the Fandomania: Geek Music podcast, I talk to three of the members of The Mad Gear. Their latest release is a soundtrack for a video game based on them, Go Right and Fight. As the name implies, it’s a cool 8-bit game reminiscent of Double Dragon and Ninja Gaiden but with its own twists on the genre. And the soundtrack fits perfectly,
Exploring Fandoms: Period Drama Murder Mysteries
Welcome to my new series! It's a column exploring different types of fun and interesting fandoms. Fandom gets a bad reputation nowadays. People tear each other to shreds. I want to focus more on the good aspects. There are so many things to love in the world. As this is a pilot column, and I need to find people to interview, I will start with something I love. Period dramas are a common fandom. But I more in love with a certain set of period dramas. I love Period Drama Murder Mysteries. Give me a mystery set with corsets or Scotland Yard, and I'm game to check it out. What is the appeal, you may
Contest: Win Every Day on Blu-ray!
Based on David Levithan’s acclaimed New York Times bestseller, Every Day tells the story of Rhiannon, a 16-year old girl who falls in love with a mysterious soul named “A” who inhabits a different body every day. Feeling an unmatched connection, Rhiannon and A work each day to find each other, not knowing what or who the next day will bring. The more the two fall in love, the more the realities of loving someone who is a different person every 24 hours takes a toll, leaving Rhiannon and A to face the hardest decision either has ever had to
Geek Music Episode 138: Greg Troyan of Lipstick (Banked Episode)
In this episode of the Fandomania: Geek Music podcast, I talk again to Greg Troyan of Lipstick. This is a banked episode, recorded back in late March, so we talk about non-timely stuff. We also recorded this before I was on The Lipstick Panel podcast in which we discussed the Paul Stanley 1978 self-titled solo album. I did include a couple of tracks from Lipstick’s most recent release, Lipstick II, though, just in case you’ve never checked them out
On Saturday I had the opportunity to sit down with Erick Avari for about a half an hour at the Vulkon convention in Orlando, FL. He’s an instantly recognizable actor, having appeared in loads of movies and TV series, from Babylon 5 to Alias to Daredevil to Stargate. In the Read More
Last weekend I was at Vulkon‘s summer show in Orlando, FL. Vulkon puts on events throughout the year, and this was the first one I’ve attended. This event had a strong Star Trek theme with guests like Jonathan Frakes and Nana Visitor in attendance. It ran from Friday Read More
The whole Skrull invasion saga kicked off back in New Avengers when Echo killed Elektra, who turned out to be a Skrull. The newest week’s worth of Secret Invasion releases finally shows us how and when Elektra was replaced, and we also get some more side-plot developments Read More
Another E3 has come and gone, and, for better or for worse, we’ve seen the latest on most of the biggest (and smallest) video games for the coming year. In the wake of the conference, here’s a look at the ten games I’m most hyped for. It wasn’t easy to Read More
Three new additions to Eaglemoss' Classic Marvel Figurines line dropped stateside this week: Hercules, the Rhino, and the Leader. I'll be reviewing each of them over the next few days, starting today with Hercules. Read More
The Dark Knight obliterated movie theaters this weekend with an astounding and record breaking opening. If you haven’t seen it, yet, you really owe it to yourself to get out to a showing immediately. John went to see it opening night, and here’s his review, including Read More
Is it any surprise that this week's Fan Art Friday is all about Batman and his friends, enemies, and city? The Dark Knight begins its domination of the box office today, and here's a tour through some of the coolest artistic talent on the internet to celebrate it. Read More
Expect to see the teaser trailer for the eagerly awaited film adaptation of Alan Moore’s Watchmen before The Dark Knight! Can’t wait? It’s okay, neither could I. Here’s the trailer. SYNOPSIS: Set in an alternate reality of 1985. A time when Nixon is still Read More
Daredevil’s back next week with the next issue in the “Cruel & Unusual” storyline, co-written by Ed Brubaker and Greg Rucka. Issue #109 is a standout issue with a big gut-wrenching moment, so beware of spoilers as you read my preview, after the jump. Read More
The Apex Book Company announced July 13th that it was going to be upgrading itself once again. What started out as a short story literary magazine for dark science fiction grew to also include a line of books, and as of earlier this week its expanding its focus again. Why stay Read More
Please welcome Kelly Melcher to our writing staff here at Fandomania. Kelly is a lifelong lover of books and will be bringing us her reviews and thoughts on all sorts of novels, writers, characters, and stories, beginning with this classic. –Jason Stranger in a Strange Land Read More
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