‘The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier’ Continues with Episode Three: ‘Above The Law’ on March 28th

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Telltale’s heartbreak simulator rolls on in this third episode of The Walking Dead – A New Frontier. Check out the trailer below, and get your antacids ready for March 28th.

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Injustice 2′s Shattered Dimensions Part 3 Focuses on Supergirl’s Dilemma

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Kara’s story is the focus of this installment of Shattered Dimensions, and she does not have an easy road ahead of her. Writer of the stellar Injustice comic Tom Taylor also revealed that he’s going to feature Kara heavily in upcoming issues of the book so expect her to be a key player. May 16th can’t come soon enough. Keep your eyes peeled here for more!

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Super Mario Run Finally Available on Android

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Let’s a-go! Nintendo released Super Mario Run for Android a day early. Grab it from the Google Play Store now. The iOS version will receive an update as well that allows players to access a few new color variations for characters.

Super Mario Run is an original platformer built exclusively for touch screen devices. The game touts 24 levels in its World Tour mode and the ability to race against other players’ ghosts in Toad Rally mode. Players can collect items and decorate their own Mushroom Kingdom in Kingdom Builder mode. The game is free to download but does ask for a one-time $9.99 purchase to unlock all of its features.

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New MST3K Trailer Proves That The Reboot Is Set To Debut In The Not-Too-Distant Future

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It’s been ages since the project was funded, but we’re finally close! April 14th will see the premiere of a new season of Mystery Science Theater 3000 on Netflix. Jonah Ray takes over as lead of the show and is joined by familiar faces and voices as well as some new friends and foes. Most importantly, he’ll have our favorite sidekicks Crow T. Robot (Hampton Yount) and Tom Servo (Baron Vaughn) by his side(s).

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Review: Helena Crash #1 (IDW)

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Title: Helena Crash #1
Publisher: IDW
Written by: Fabian Rangel Jr
Artwork by: Warwick Johnson-Cadwell
Rating: 2 out of 5

From writer Fabian Rangel Jr (Space Riders) and artist Warwick Johnson-Cadwell (Tank Girl) comes a new pulse pounding, caffeine fueled, sword swinging, machine-gun firing, car crashing sci-fi adventure comic! In a future where coffee is illegal, Helena is a courier, delivering black market goods to anyone who can afford her services. When Rojo, a ruthless crime boss, asks her to assassinate his rival, the alien mobster known as White Demon, Helena finds herself in the middle of a gang war! To survive, Helena must use all of her skills, and seek help from her friends to stay ahead of her enemies!

The story wastes no time throwing readers into the thick of things. This isn’t necessarily a great thing in this case as, outside of a few cool action panels, we’re left to wonder if this a far off land, some time in the future or an alternate reality. People are blue, green, etc., but it’s difficult to tell if this is to indicate mutation or something else. One thing that most can relate to is the quest for a good cup of coffee.

I must admit, the art didn’t hook me. While detailed in places, the perspective was usually off. This may have been a stylistic choice, but it was distracting more times than not. It looks like what you’d find drawn in a high school notebook. Only thing missing is the light blue lines of college ruling.

Overall, Helena Crash wrapped up in an interesting fashion, one that might make me sample a second issue, but there’s really not much here to latch onto.

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Music From Supergirl/Flash Crossover Available On iTunes

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Did you enjoy last night’s Dynamic Duet? Have you been swooning over Carlos Valdes’s dulcet singing voice ever since hearing it? Well, the folks at WaterTower music have got just the thing for you!

Available for download now on iTunes, all your favorite songs are ready to be enjoyed.

Full press release below, and make sure to tell your Super Friends (yes, sorry, that was awful).

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C2E2 Artist Spotlight: Geo Gant

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Geo’s homage to Donald Glover’s Atlanta and of course the NES classic Paperboy (click to enlarge)

Geo Gant is one of the hardest working artists in Chicago. His work exudes such emotion and joy, it’s hard NOT to smile while reading his webcomic (The Reset Button) even before reaching the punchline. Geo is coming to C2E2 on April 21st-23rd and will be in Artist Alley (V4B) offering commissions and all sorts of goodies for folks that stop by. He was kind enough to answer a few questions for us.

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The Ink Drop – New Comic Releases for 3/22/2017

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NEW COMIC BOOK DAY is upon us once again. With announcements coming fast and/or furiously about upcoming events (RessurXion / Dark Days), what are you most excited for? Before we even get there, let’s take a look at what’s coming out THIS week.

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Archie and Friends Face Mortal Danger in New, Game-Changing Event Kicking Off in May

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PRESS RELEASE: The lives of Archie Comics’ most popular characters will be changed forever as legendary comic book writer Mark Waid and superstar artist Pete Woods take readers OVER THE EDGE in ARCHIE #20 beginning this May!

Following in the footsteps of the best-selling DEATH OF ARCHIE storyline and the critically acclaimed ARCHIE relaunch, OVER THE EDGE serves as a culmination of years of risk-taking stories and promises to change the lives of Riverdale’s core characters dramatically.

“Up until now, Archie and his pals have led fairly untroubled, normal lives,” said series writer Mark Waid. “Suddenly, in one horrifying instant, that all changes when one of the kids looks death in the eye–and death doesn’t blink.”

The 3-part OVER THE EDGE event begins in May’s ARCHIE #20, as Archie Andrews’ and Reggie Mantle’s ongoing feud pits the two against each other in a thrill ride on the dangerous Dead Man’s Curve. In June, a life-changing phone call will leave Riverdale’s citizens in shock and readers on their toes in ARCHIE #21.

The heart-wrenching storyline concludes in July’s ARCHIE #22 as the end comes for one of Riverdale’s most beloved residents – while setting the stage for years of new and undiscovered destinies for the entire cast.

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The Raw Deal – 3/21/2017

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Been awhile. Let’s get ready to rumble…

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