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The old world is long gone. Billions have died and risen again, joining the legion of dead wandering the Earth. You have survived the first phase of the zomb-pocalypse. Now comes the tricky part: Rebuilding the World.

They came to the wrong planet. 

Time to make America ours again.

This is the end, and things will never be the same. 

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 00:00

UFC 2 Review

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I beat a man half to death last night. In my defense, he was trying to take my belt.

The Internet is a miracle, and our society has turned it into a cesspool.

It's the end of the world, at least for the surface.

Walking in a winter wonderland.

Ubisoft's standard bearer is back, but is it worth the price of admission?

Wednesday, 10 February 2016 00:00

XCOM 2: Review

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We thought the war was over. We thought we had won. We were wrong.

Comics & Comics Podcast

  • 7: The Hobbit
    Ed, Ron, and Tom break down The Hobbit movie with Ed's lady, Klee, and Tom's daughter, Miranda. As only WE can break it down.
  • 6: Dr. Strange
    Ed, Ron, Joe and Tim talk about Dr Strange in all his incarnations. Is Magic really a super-power or is it a cop out?...
  • 5: Marvel VS DC
    Ed, Ron, Tom and Tim make fun of each other and argue like 10 year olds over who's better: Marvel or DC?
  • 4: Art and Star Trek
    Comic book art, Star Trek, and being 11
  • 3: The Nature of Comedy
    Comic book nerds who are also comedians.

Our Favorite Podcasts

  • Ep. #153 The Fanboy Scoop: Week in Review

    Ep. #153 The Fanboy Scoop: Week in Review

    August 12, 2014
    Covering the week of 8/4/14, the Fanboy Comics staff reviews the top geek stories from the popular, daily e-newsletter, The Fanboy Scoop.In this episode, the FBC crew and special guests Dina Kampmeyer and Jessica the Comic Book Girl discuss how Star Wars: Rebels seems t...
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  • How to Assemble a Great Anthology

    How to Assemble a Great Anthology

    February 14, 2017
    Russell Nohelty shares the insight he gleaned from interviewing the world’s top comic anthology creators.
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  • Review: The Iceman Cometh by Eugene O'Neill

    Review: The Iceman Cometh by Eugene O'Neill

    February 06, 2017
    In 1998, I had the pleasure to see one of American theater’s great dramas, Eugene O’Neill’s The Iceman Cometh, staged at one of the grand old theater houses of London’s West End, the Old Vic, where Kevin Spacey was then headlining in the role of doomed intervent...
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  • Postcards from the Edge: Family, Artifice, Style, Humor

    Postcards from the Edge: Family, Artifice, Style, Humor

    January 27, 2017
    Written by the late Carrie Fisher, 1990’s Postcards from the Edge is a fun take on a unique mother-daughter relationship. In an interview with the Columbus Dispatch in 2012, Fisher claimed that the movie wasn’t autobiographical, but at times it’s hard to separate ...
  • Mick Jagger's Great Performance

    Mick Jagger's Great Performance

    January 23, 2017
    According to Erving Goffman’s theory of dramaturgy, everyday human interactions are a kind of performance. An individual’s personality changes based on the situation, context, relationship to the person being interacted with, etc. Donald Cammell and Nicolas Roeg’s...
  • Review: Painless by Jamie Mayer

    Review: Painless by Jamie Mayer

    January 23, 2017
    In competing narrative voices (mostly first with a dash of third), author Mayer ably explores the turbulent headspace of Quinn, a teenager with a condition known as congenital analgesia—he can't feel pain.
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  • Fanboy Comics Review: Hobo with a Shotgun

    August 19, 2011
    Fanboy Comics Creative Director Sam Rhodes reviews Rutger Hauer's B-movie experience in Hobo with a Shotgun. More a tone poem than a movie, this thoughtful, vibrant film takes the audience on the placid, yet emotionally vibrant, journey of a Hobo with a Shotgun. Actuall...
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  • A Decade Closes in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

    July 15, 2011
    Ten years, an entire decade of my life has been measured by the Harry Potter series of films. In those ten years our country has gone through numerous political and cultural upheavals. Personally, I’ve gone through and graduated high school and am almost through with ...
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  • S.H.I.E.L.D. the Movie?

    April 21, 2011
    Recently in Disney's D23 magazine, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige hints about a few rumored films Marvel has in the works. Marvel's movie universe is going to be filled with magic, espionage, and kung fu.
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  • As Long As There Are Funnybooks ...

    April 01, 2011
    Fanboy Comics Creative Director Sam Rhodes looks into the future of comic-book movies. “Holy celluloid, Batman! There’s so much pressure on these upcoming comic book-to-movie-adaptations! If they fail, could it spell the end of comic movies?” The short answer? No...
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  • Out of the Pages, and Into the Kitchen: Woman's Place in Literature

    February 22, 2009
    As a woman and a reader, I am constantly trying to find reflections of my own life and experiences in the literature I read.  I want to read about women who are strong, independent, and intelligent, women who have their own lives and experiences, women who don'...
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