giovedì 29 aprile 2010
“In the 1920’s, a group of French surrealists, drunk on good wine and Hegelian philosophy, stumbled upon a curious literary parlor trick. Passing around a notebook, each writer would compose a bit of story—whatever came to mind—and then pass the notebook on. The results were interesting, nonlinear, and often surprising. [...] http://bit.ly/ce7HC8
Peek inside the Los Angeles World Premiere of "Iron Man 2"! Intrepid reporter Tamara Krinsky headed up the Mighty Marvel.com crew and we got the scoop from all the stars! marvel.com
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"Better Living Through Technology" the motto for StarkExpo 2010. For the first time Stark Industries and Audi challenge you, the viewer, to submit your video presenting your creation that embodies that belief. The Tony Stark Innovation Challenge can include any ideas pertaining to Civil Engineering, Transportation, Industrial, Architectural and Environmental Design. The first prize winner wins $15000, among many other things. All video submissions must be no longer than two minutes and can be submitted at www.TonyStarkInnovationChallenge.com. Submission begins today, April 28, and ends June 9. Winners will be announced the week of June 28.
Film & Animation
Iron Man: Extremis on iTunes: bit.ly www.facebook.com Watch new clips from episode 2 of the groundbreaking new motion comic ''Iron Man, Extremis.'' available for download on iTunes, Xbox Live, Zune Marketplace and Sony PlayStation Network Wednesday!
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It looks like they shared a production process with the White Lantern Rings being given away free with next week’s ... http://tinyurl.com/23rpu8y
After a Minnesota mother challenged her school library on keeping Jeff Smith's BONE on its shelves -- citing smoking, drinking gambling and sexy innuendo as reasons it wasn't fit for kids -- the library board voted 10-1 to keep Bone on the shelves. The mother still objected to the books, but brought her two sons to the meeting, explaining that "It's important for them to see the process of how books are chosen," she said. Removing the book from 12 of the the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district's 18 libraries would have been a very rare step -- only 20 books have been challenged in the past 20 years, the last being "All But Alice," by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor, which was removed in 1997.
In the spirit of cleaning out our email in-box, here is some promo art that came in yesterday that may be of some interest to Beat readers, including THE CRUSADES, MORNING GLORY ACADEMY, HAWKS OF OUTREMER, FCBD IRON MAN/THOR, DARKWING DUCK and SECRET PROJECT ROBOT.
Far in the future, humankind has evacuated Earth in order to preserve it. Humans now reside in a gigantic structure that forms a ring around the earth, 35,000
kilometers up in the sky. The [...] http://tinyurl.com/3a2wvc6
The thing is - it's not a cover! It was a pin-up!
The actual pin-up is a [...] http://tinyurl.com/3yquq9y
So grab a shovel, crack a skull and dig in!
M: The MAD MOD issue of Teen Titans.
C: I honestly don’t remember [...] http://bit.ly/alaR73
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Next is the Darkseid, Jack Kirby's awesome villain who has been a major part of DC comics over the past few decades. From The Great Darkness Saga to Final Crisis - he's been all over the DC Universe!
You have until 11:59 [...] http://tinyurl.com/37re9pb
Archie Comics First Look: ARCHIE & FRIENDS #143, PALS 'n' GALS DOUBLE DIGEST #141, TALES FROM RIVERDALE DIGEST #38 & VERONICA #200
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BATMAN AND ROBIN 12 hits 5/5.
martedì 27 aprile 2010
His name is Cormac FitzGeoffrey, and he has no master. As a wandering warrior born and bred on the battlefield, Cormac is a renowned fighter, a ruthless adversary, and a man who is no stranger to the ways of bloodshed and violence. Cormac counts his friends on one hand, so when he learns that his most recent liege has been murdered, nothing will stop his quest for revenge. By oath, a path of vengence will be marked by the blood of his enemies. Sword swinging, beserker action only the way Robert E. Howard and BOOM! Studios could deliver. Featuring covers by fan-favorite THE SAVAGE SWORD OF CONAN artist Joe Jusko and SLAINE artist Karl Richardson!
Special Notes: Issue ships with two covers in a 50/50 split http://tinyurl.com/2waf8aj
Link Thought! 411 Wrestling Top 5 Gimmick Changes (I forgot Vince McMahon! Dammit!). Wrestling 4Rs including my write-up of TNA Impact (Holy shit, a really good episode! That won't [...] http://tinyurl.com/24getn8