By Brian Truitt, Source: USA TODAY
Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of men? (Hint: The guy dresses up in a cape and runs around at night. And it’s not Batman.)
The Shadow still knows — as do Flash Gordon, the Lone Ranger, the Green Hornet and other heroes of 1930s and ’40s radio shows, pulp magazines and movie serials.
These good guys are making a comeback, though mainly in comics and feature-length movies. Next month, The Shadow receives a comics reboot courtesy of Dynamite Entertainment, which also publishes ongoing series starring Flash Gordon and Green Hornet plus a new title with pulp hero The Spider that’s due in May. Continue reading
Posted in Blog, Comic Books, Earth Station One, Interview, News, Pulp
Tagged Earth Station One, Heroe, Old Time Radio, Pulp, Spider, The Shadow, USA today
Wake up listeners! Mike, Mike, and the dreamy Dr. Q discuss the Sandman comic series by Neil Gaiman. We promise it is not an endless chat that will put you to sleep as we reveal our favorite moments from the ground-breaking run as well as its impact on the comic industry. Also, we review the intense season two finale of The Walking Dead and artist Jason Flowers spends some quality time in The Geek Seat. All this, plus the usual Rants, Raves, Shout Outs and Khan report!
Join us for yet another episode of The Earth Station One Podcast we like to call: Enter Sandman!!!
Posted in Blog, Comic Books, Comics, Conventions, Earth Station One, ESO_Podcast, Horror, News, Podcast, Reviews, Sci-fi, TV
Tagged dc comics, Doctor Q, Earth Station One Episode 103, Jason Flowers, Mike Faber, Mike Gordon, Neil Gaiman, Sandman, The Walking Dead, Virtigo
by Brendon Connelly, Source: Bleeding Cool.com
Warren Spector has been developing his new Mickey Mouse videogame, a sequel to the much-hyped Epic Mickey in relative secrecy, but the mouse is out of the bag now, with the first details appearing in The Washington Post today.
Spector says that he made several mistakes with the first game, and has addressed them in creating this follow up, Epic Mickey: The Power of 2. First of all, he’s fixed the in-game camera. That really needed doing. Continue reading
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Tagged Bleeding Cool, Disney, Earth Station One, Epic Mickey, Epic Mickey 2, Frank Welker, Video Game
In this age of social media, and the 24 hour news cycle, it is almost impossible for a television show to surprise its audience. Sure, as fans, we all say we do not want to be spoiled, but in reality, when you love a show, you cannot help but be curious about what is going to happen, you cannot help but seek out spoilers.
As a result, producers, like Steven Moffat, do their best to control the release of these spoilers. But, try as they might, no one can keep such a big secret as who the companion will be. That is why it was no surprise to find out that Sophia Myles will be coming back to Doctor Who as the new companion …. Wait! What? No, strike that! Continue reading