Games

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

Written by

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

Written by

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

Latest Content

  • 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.
    Read more...
  • 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...
    Read more...
  • 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.
    Read more...

More Articles

  • Confessions of a Book Junkie

    April 04, 2011
    I read a lot of books. This probably isn’t a surprise, given that I’m CC2K’s Book Editor, but I devour books at a pace that most people would find mind-boggling. So far in 2011, I’ve read 92 books. I suspect the number would be higher if I hadn’t started a new...
    Read more...
  • CC2K Fright Week: Fright Night (1985)

    CC2K Fright Week: Fright Night (1985)

    October 31, 2013
    In this review Big Ross goes full fang banger over the vamp cult classic Fright Night! Fright Night was a great vampire movie released back in 1985. It starred a young, unknown William Ragsdale as Charlie Brewster, an average teenager who becomes convinced his new neigh...
    Read more...
  • Competition Cops Out On The Glee Project

    August 23, 2011
    The Glee Project is the newest cog in the wheel known as Glee, the insanely successful FOX series that has taken over the globe. Oxygen’s newest reality show was one that sought to give average teenagers the chance to star in a seven episode arc on Glee, a dream for a...
    Read more...
  • Let the Conversation (About FLOW) Flow: An Interview with the Director

    October 15, 2008
    Recently, CC2K's resident documentary buff Russell Davidson was able to sit down with Irena Salina, the director of FLOW (For Love of Water), a moving film about the looming worldwide water crisis. (Read Davidson's review HERE) RD: Very interesting film. A lot ...
    Read more...
  • The Fanboy Scoop - Week In Review: Episode 73

    September 03, 2012
    Covering the week of 8/27/2012, the Fanboy Comics staff reviews the top geek stories from the popular, daily e-newsletter, The Fanboy Scoop.   In this episode, we discuss the leaked script for Michael Bay’s TMNT movie, the panel line-up for MorrisonCon,...