Wizard World New Orleans

Patrick Stewart, Stan Lee, Eliza Dushku, Michael Madsen, WWE® Superstar CM
Punk® Lead Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con Celebrity Roster, Nov. 30 – Dec. 2
Also To Feature Dean Cain, Michael Rooker, Jon Bernthal, Superstar Artists Greg Capullo, Neal
Adams, Many Others At New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

NEW YORK and NEW ORLEANS, September 18, 2012 – “Star Trek: The Next Generation” actor Sir Patrick Stewart, comics legend Stan Lee, “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” star Eliza Dushku, Reservoir Dogs headliner Michael Madsen and WWE® Superstar CM Punk® top the standout lineup of celebrities scheduled to attend Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2012, at New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center...

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Wibbly Wobbly, Timey Wimey

The Difficulty of Continuity in Doctor Who
By Jim Smith

Ian: ”Doctor, I don’t understand this at all. We saw the Daleks destroyed on Skaro, we were there!”

Doctor: “My dear boy, what happened in Skaro was a million years ahead of us in the future.”

The Dalek Invasion of Earth, Episode 2

***Warning: if you are new to the series, this article may be somewhat spoilery.***
Doctor Who is a television show that, while, built around an amazing concept, that of a traveler in time and space, it also is fraught with the threat of continuity problems.  In any given story the circumstances of not only where, but when have to be established...

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Repo! The Genetic Opera & Rocky Horror

Those of you in the Jackson/Detroit areas of Michigan do not want to miss these shows! For those of you planning on attending Detroit Fanfare*, make sure you stay late to catch the Michigan Theatre Players shadowcasting The Rocky Horror Picture show in honor of the 20th anniversary of the comic book!

*If you are attending this show, we are looking for people who would like to do a write up about the convention. Also, Katrina really wants a copy of the RHPS book that will be released there but you didn’t hear that from us.

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2012 Top Shelf Massive $3 Sale!

For the next two weeks — thru Friday September 28th — Top Shelf is having its annual $3 web sale. When you visit the site, you’ll find 170 graphic novels and comics on sale — with over 100 titles marked down to just $3 & $1! Shipping & handling is a flat fee regardless of how much you order, so load up and save big!

To check out what’s on sale, simply head on over to the special sale page!

*Please note that Top Shelf accepts PayPal (as well as Visa, MasterCard, Amex, and Discover — all secure), and that this sale is good for retailers as well (and comic book shops will get their wholesale discount on top of these sale prices).

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Brutally Frank

Have you ever looked at the cover to something and thought, man, this just isn’t for me without even picking it up and looking inside? Yeah, that was my reaction to this book, at first. Then, I picked it up and looked inside….

“A mysterious race known as The Koans have brought enlightenment, salvation and peace to weary humanity. But somewhere, hidden away beneath the surface of a perfect life, a paraplegic named Frank is being hunted for a secret he doesn’t even know he holds by someone he once trusted the most. His journey will reveal courage he never thought he had and introduce him to allies that will become his truest friends.”

The Good: I know this might sound geeky, but I loved the layout of this book...

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