The RadioBastard Podcast Avenges The Mighty Howard The Duckules

- 07-22-14Featured, Nerd Culture Posted by Jeremy R! Hudson

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Hello prospective listener, thank you for your interest in the RadioBastard Podcast. Do you like weeks that give bigoted comic book fans a case of the sads, talkin bout tacos, ninjas that do karate, long term planning for your movie ticket purchases, Caroline in the City jokes and 8-bit video game warriors? Swell, because we’re talking all about those things and more on RadioBastard!
Also, do you like details? You’re in luck! Here’s something close to that… sort of! On the show this week, Jeremy and Jason discuss: (more…)

Marvel Comics Reveals the New ‘Avengers Now!’ NOW.

- 07-18-14Comics Posted by Adam A. Donaldson

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Jeez Marvel, same some stuff for Comic Con… Seriously, it’s been a jam-packed week for Marvel news, and not just of the big screen variety. After revealing the new, female version of Thor on The View, and new Captain America Sam Wilson on The Colbert Report, Marvel is now revealing the new Avengers line-up that will be coming to a comic book show near you this fall. The watch word for this new line-up: diversity. (more…)

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Roundup: Two New TV Spots & Kevin Feige’s UK GOTG Press Interview

- 07-16-14Comics, Film Posted by Mark Poynter

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There’s just a touch over two weeks to go until the August 1st premiere for James Gunn‘s Guardians of the Galaxy and that marvelous marketing machine that is Marvel Comics isn’t missing a beat when it comes to getting everyone’s butt into a theater seat opening weekend. This time around we’ve got two new television spots and the complete video of Kevin Feige‘s, Marvel Studio‘s President of Production, UK Press Roundtable Interview. (more…)

Thor Falls. New God Of Thunder Takes Over… And She’s Female

- 07-15-14Comics, Film Posted by Mark Poynter

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We were teased the other day with mysterious hints that there would be big news from Marvel coming out of The View today. Now we know what it’s all about. It seems that Thor has lost his mojo and his hammer after he becomes unworthy to hold the mighty Uru hammer. Details are sparse, but the big announcement was that a female character will be filling the gap and taking up Thor’s hammer and powers. (more…)

New Trailer for ‘Big Hero 6′ & Voice Cast Revealed

- 07-15-14Comics, Film Posted by Adam A. Donaldson

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These are precarious times for the Marvel Movie empire. Guardians of the Galaxy, Marvel Studios boldest venture yet in live-action filmmaking arrives in theaters in just a few weeks. Then, this fall, the first in what hopefully will be a long-term collaboration between Marvel and its parent Disney to create animated Marvel films, will open in a cinema near you, Big Hero 6. New details have been revealed about who’s playing who in the film, and along with that, there’s a new trailer for the flick that shows a lot of humor and hints at some very big action. To say nothing else, it looks fantastic! (more…)

Extended ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ TV Spot Features New Footage & Kick-Ass Music

- 06-26-14Comics, Film Posted by Mark Poynter

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There’s a new, extended television spot making the Internet rounds for James Gunn‘s Guardians of the Galaxy featuring never before seen footage and another song off Pete Quill/Starlord’s (Chris Pratt) mix tape, Check it out. (more…)

On Set Video of Thor, Captain America, and Tony Stark in ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

- 06-17-14Comics, Film Posted by Mark Poynter

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There are sure to be more on set videos and pictures popping up on the Internet while Joss Whedon and crew continue production and filming for Avengers: Age of Ultron at the UEA Campus Norwich in England. There’s no way they could keep a lid on it surrounded by large groups of tech savvy, curious young adults. Here’s one video that features a look at the big three, Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Captain America (Chris Evans) and Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.). (more…)

New Exhibit Lets You Live the Marvel Universe

- 05-27-14Comics, Film Posted by Adam A. Donaldson

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Got any summer plans? How about a trip to exciting New York City where along with any number of tourist attractions, you can now walk the halls of S.H.I.E.L.D. headquarters, or Tony Stark’s workshop. It’s a new exhibit at the Discovery Center in Times Square called Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. and it collects sets, props, costumes and other bric-à-brac from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as well as some interesting scientific facts that takes you into the mechanics of super-powers. Also, it’s awesome! (more…)

‘Star Wars’ Comics Could Return to Marvel by This Fall

- 05-19-14Comics, Film Posted by Adam A. Donaldson

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It was one of the inevitable big shifts to come out of Disney’s acquisition of Lucasfilm in 2012, the changing of the guard in terms of what company will get to print Star Wars comics in the future. Disney, of course, owns Marvel Comics, which means the end of Dark Horse Comics’ some 23 years publishing comics and graphic novels about that galaxy far, far away. It was only a matter of time, but some recent develops seem to indicate that the last days of Star Wars by Dark Horse are sooner, rather than later. (more…)

Jackman Absolutely, Positively, Without a Doubt Certain that ‘Wolverine 3′ will be the LAST Time he Plays Logan (Maybe)

- 04-30-14Comics, Film Posted by James Daniels

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That’s how sure Hugh Jackman told SFX he is that Wolverine 3 will be his final portrayal of everyone’s favorite cigar-chomping, angsty, regenerating, adamantium clawed mutant antihero.  (more…)