Category:  The Latest

By JPRoscoe, July 23, 2013 0 The Latest

    Pac-Man…that is where it all began for me.  I was 4 in 1980 and would go to Hag’s Drugstore at 56th and Illinois in Indianapolis where they had a Galaga and Pac-Man machine.  I would pretend to play… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, July 7, 2013 0 The Latest

  I am the typical movie watcher background.  I was born in the age of blockbuster…post-Jaws and with Star Wars just on the horizon.  I was a Spielberg & Lucas baby with Star Wars and Indiana Jones movies lining up for… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, July 4, 2013 0 The Latest

  This is the first in what hopefully will become a series of articles on some of my favorite comics, movies, books, TV shows, and even individual characters. For my first outing in the series, I will just explain my… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, May 1, 2013 0 The Latest

  From anime to Disney and from G-Rated to X-Rated, Animated April 2013 brought almost 50 movies and a few TV shows for fans of animated art.  It was a fun and challenging month.  I love animated films and think… Read More »

Valiant Goes 8-Bit!!!

By JPRoscoe, March 8, 2013 0 Books/Comics News, The Latest

  The Valiant was big in the early ’90s and is having a throwback to video games you could finish in one sitting.  Leading up to its big summer crossover, Valiant has released Harbinger Wars:  Battle for Las Vegas for… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, November 16, 2012 0 The Latest

  Growing up, nothing was better than to be treated to an individually wrapped Twinkie, Ding-Dong, or Hostess Cake in your lunchbox.  When I’d open my Star Wars lunchbox, I’d hope for some Hostess product staring back at me like… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, September 14, 2011 0 Books/Comics News, The Latest

  Fans of Charles Schulz’s Peanuts take heed.  A new series is coming out for you!  Kaboom is going to be producing a Peanut’s comic book starting in November with all new material.  Peanuts ran from 1940 to Schulz’s death… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, August 19, 2011 0 Books/Comics News, The Latest

  Game of Thrones is coming to a comic bookstore near you!  The popular novel series A Song of Ice and Fire by George R. R. Martin that just became a big hit for HBO is now getting adapted by… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, August 18, 2011 0 The Latest

  It appears the quest for the Dark Tower has ended.  The grand plans to bring Stephen King’s Dark Tower series to life have crumbled.  Originally, the Dark Tower series was planned as three movies with a television series between… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, June 23, 2011 0 Books/Comics News, The Latest, TV News

  The FX adaptation of Brian Michael Bendis’ Powers now has it leads.  Lucy Punch (Hot Fuzz, Bad Teacher) is cast as Deena Pilgrim and Jason Patric (Lost Boys, Speed 2) is Christian Walker.  Pilgrim and Walker are police officers… Read More »