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The latest release for the Evercade retro gaming cartridge systems (both handheld and console) is the…

Atari 2600+ Console Announced; Shipping November 2023

PLAION and Atari, one of the world’s most iconic consumer brands, today announced the Atari 2600+,…

Ray’Z Arcade Chronology (Switch) Review – Old school shooter action in the palm of your hands

The Ray’Z Aracade Chronology includes all three games of the Taito classic arcade “Ray Trilogy”; RayForce…

The Largest Content Drop in History on Xbox, Antstream Arcade launches on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One today!

Antstream Arcade Ltd, the world’s largest collection of officially licensed retro games, announces its launch on…

Babylon 5: The Complete Series coming to Blu-Ray Dec 5th!

In celebration of its 30th anniversary, Warner Bros. Discovery Home Entertainment is releasing the groundbreaking original…

Announcing Super Pocket handheld systems featuring Capcom and Taito editions

HyperMechTech today announced the launch of a new line of portable video game devices to bring…

AEW: Fight Forever (Xbox, Switch, PS) brings old school wrestling video games back to the fans!

I am old enough to remember hearing about the very first Wrestlemania and trying to talk…

FCN Podcast #54 – Ultimate Invasion, Godzilla: Here There Be Dragons, Camp Pickens, Incredible Hulk, Flash movie reactions

We discuss the Flash movie with a spoiler filled discussion that was recorded immediately upon leaving…

Calling all Arcade Enthusiasts: Operation Ray begins! RayStorm x RayCrisis HD coming June 30 for PS4 and Switch

The highly anticipated TAITO arcade classic, RayStorm x RayCrisis HD Collection will be released both physically…

FCN Podcast #53 – Flash movie prediction, Void Rivals, DC Pride, Diablo 4, Evercade

The much troubled and delayed Flash movie will finally hit screens this Friday into a world…

Twisted Metal shows off Sweet Tooth in new clip from Peacock series

It is almost unbelievable to me that in the year 2023 we are getting a Twisted…

The Venture Bros.: Radiant is the Blood of the Baboon Heart coming July 21st

Get ready as The Venture Bros. are back in an all-new original movie picking up right…

Remastered FPS “Rise of the Triad: Ludicrous Edition” Rejoins The H.U.N.T. July 31

Rise of the Triad: Ludicrous Edition, the definitive release of the cult classic FPS by original…

AEW: Fight Forever (Xbox/PS/Switch) offers double Matt Hardy preorder bonus

It has been announced that console gamers who pre-order AEW: Fight Forever will expand their in-game,…

Kickstarter: American Hero Collectibles announces their first FULL COLOR The Rocketeer Collectible Coin

Launched today on Kickstarter, classic artwork by The Rocketeer’s creator, Dave Stevens is being preserved in…

Soccer Story (Xbox, Switch, PS) Preview

It’s been a year since The Calamity™ tore apart the very foundations of soccer as we…

Sword of the Vagrant (Xbox, PS4, Switch, PC) Preview

Sword of the Vagrant is a side-scrolling action game that reminds me very much of the…

Gungrave G.O.R.E. (Xbox Gamepass) Review

Gungrave G.O.R.E. is the latest game is the series which started way back in 2002 on…

Creepshow #3 (Image) Review

There are few things I love more than a good comic book anthology series, particularly a…

Fantastic Four #1 (Review) The dawn of a new low key age

What kind of introduction can one come up with for the Fantastic Four? The original Marvel…

NerdStop #38 – I Couldn’t Think of a Clever Title

In this episode, the guys discuss The Batman, Morbius, Chris Rock and Will Smith, The Robot…

Major Update Brings Hardcore Mode and More to VR Adventure Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Tempestfall

Carbon Studio unlocks hardcore mode today for its recently released VR Adventure in a new update…

Asteroids: Recharged Explodes onto Switch, PlayStation, Xbox, PC, VCS Today

Asteroids: Recharged, the modern co-op revival of the definitive arcade shooter from Atari, made in collaboration…

Halo Infinite (Xbox) Review – 343i does the impossible

It is no secret that Halo Infinite was a huge game for Microsoft and the Xbox…

Sam & Max: Beyond Time and Space – Remastered and out now for Switch, Xbox and PS

Sam & Max: Beyond Time and Space is a remastered version of Telltale’s second season of…

Cotton 100% (Switch) Review

Cotton 100% was originally released back in 1994 in Japan and is finally making it’s way…

Rhode Island Comic Con 2021 Photo Gallery

Rhode Island Comic Con 2021 – Shatner, Clerks and Mandalorian headline jam packed event!

The biggest convention in the smallest state has returned in 2021 with a star studded lineup…

Gleylancer (Xbox) Review – Shooting like it is 1992

Gleylancer is one of those early 90’s SHUMPs that we used to read about in the…

Crisis Wing (Xbox) Review – Shooting action to please the most hardcore of SHUMP fans

I have been a lifelong fan of SHUMPS ever since I played 1943 in the arcade…

Gleylancer – 1992 Classic Golden Age SHUMP Returns

In the year 2025, a war breaks out between humans and a hostile alien race. Lucia’s…

Gun Honey #1 (Titan Comics) Review

The “Hard Case Crime” series from Titan Comics has been a guilty pleasure of mine for…

Atari Reveals Three New Games in Recharged Series, Black Widow Coming Oct. 28

Atari brings back the hunt for the high score starting today as the long-standing game publisher…

Hello Puppets: Midnight Show (PC) Let’s Play Video

“Hello Puppets: Midnight Show” is a stealth horror adventure set in the 1980s on the set…

Wingspan – a relaxing, award-winning strategy card game out now for XBox

Attract 170 unique birds to your network of wildlife preserves. Play local, online, and cross-platform multiplayer…

Hello Puppets: Midnight Show may be the next big streaming horror game

Escape the horror puppet show in Hello Puppets: Midnight Show, a new game by Otherworld Interactive…

Mushihimesama Spreads its Wings on Nintendo Switch Today

Mushihimesama , the beautifully detailed fantasy bullet hell shooter from genre masters CAVE Interactive Co., Ltd and publisher Live Wire ,…

Nintendo reveals Metroid, Zelda and Mario (Party) games during it’s Nintendo Direct Presentation for E3 2021

During its nearly 40-minute E3 2021 Nintendo Direct video presentation, Nintendo spotlighted a wide variety of new…

TERRIFICON returns on July 30 – Aug 1 – Michael Rooker & Pat Broderick first guests to be announced

Preparations are underway for the return this July 30 to August 1, 2021 at Mohegan Sun…

FCN Podcast #52 – The Falcon and Winter Solider debut panel reaction episode

We take a look at the first episode of the newest Disney+ Marvel series, The Falcon…

FCN Podcast #51 – The Zack Snyder Justice League Reaction Show

After years of waiting, the Zack Snyder version of Justice League is finally here! Released on…

FCN Podcast #50: WandaVision series finale reaction episode

To celebrate the 50th episode of the First Comics News Podcast, I recorded a live discussion…

FCN Podcast #49: DC Infinite Frontier reboots the rebooted reboot, America Chavez, Brzrkr, Marvel Declassified

The newest DC reboot is here with Infinite Frontier #0, Batman, Suicide Squad, Swamp Thing and…

FCN Podcast #48: Justice League Snyder Cut trailer deep dive, that Vanity Fair article and the state of comic book movies

After a listeners request recorded a bonus episode diving deeper into the new Justice League trailer…

FCN Podcast #47: Orcs!, Radiant Black, Savage, X-Men Legends, The Last Ronin, WandaVision, Resident Alien

   Comics: Orcs! #1 (Kaboom) Radiant Black #1 (Image) Savage #1 (Valiant) X-Men Legends #1…

FCN Podcast #46: Spector Inspectors, Black Knight, WandaVision and more

First Comics News Podcast #46 Comics: Specter Inspectors #1 (Boom Box) Black Knight #1 (Marvel Comics)…

Atheneum: Mystic Library (Board Game) Review

Atheneum: Mystic Library is the third game from the L’Atelier studio and it is their most…

Batman: Black and White #1 Review

I am not sure why Batman works so well for me when presented sans color, but…

The Few and Cursed – Board Game Review based on the comic book series

The Few and Cursed board game based on the hit comic book series is one great…

Super Mega Baseball 3 (XBox One) Launch Day Lets Play Video Review

Super Mega Baseball returns with its third release of the series and boy has it shown…

Super Mega Baseball 3 Launches Today for Xbox, PS4, Switch & Steam

Today Metalhead Software launches the highly-anticipated baseball game Super Mega Baseball 3 on Nintendo Switch™, Xbox…

Shooting Blaster Big Bang Boom (Steam) Game Review

Picture asteroids on crack and you have a small idea of what this top-down single screen…

Love University #1 (Evoluzione Publishing) Review

I did not have high hopes for Love University when I started reading the first issue…

FCN Podcast #45: X-Ray Robot, Star Wars, Mythic Quest, Animal Crossing

First Comics News Podcast #45 This episode features talk about: Comics: X-Ray Robot #1 (Dark Horse…

RBI Baseball 20 (Xbox One) Let’s Play Video Review

While the coronavirus has struck and delayed Major League Baseball opening day by (at least) two…

Exit the Gungeon Reloads on Steam and Nintendo Switch Today

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Watch the new “7 Reasons to get Zombie Army Trilogy on the Switch” teaser video

Switch owners are nearly ready to bite into Zombie Army Trilogy, and today’s new trailer details…

Super Mega Baseball 3 Launches Next Month

Get ready to play ball all over again as Metalhead is releasing the next iteration of…

FCN Podcast #44: Queen of the Black Coast, Batman, Join the Future, Last of Us, Scoob!, Evercade

First Comics News Podcast #44 This episode we will talk about: Comics: Queen of the Black…

FCN Podcast #43: Star Wars, Kidz, Best of 2000 AD, Shark of War, Locke & Key, Sonic the Hedgehog

First Comics News Podcast #43 This episode we will talk about: Comics: Star Wars #3, Kidz…

South Coast Toy & Comic Show is this weekend in Swansea, MA

Meet local & mainstream artists! Shop from toy, comics & collectibles vendors!   Doors Open 11…

Evercade adds Atari Lynx Collection Volume 1 to growing collection

Evercade, an upcoming handheld retro system that gathered a ton of momentum leading up to its…

FoxForce #5 Review

Lucky Comics focuses on public domain characters and bringing them back for a modern audience. I…

Star Wars #1 Review

Star Wars seems to be at the center of the entertainment world right now with the…

Five Star Comics Group Magazine #1 Review

Five Star Comics Magazine is a full-color, action-packed, fun-filled, magazine-sized comic. Proving that comics should be…

Star Wars: The Rise Of Kylo Ren #1 Review

With the release of The Rise of Skywalker movie, the saga is complete and now the…

Williams Pinball: Volume 5 hits Pinball FX3 with a terrific table-trio!

Zen Studios presents a surprise holiday treat with  the addition of three legendary classic Williams and…

Classic Universal Monsters Scare Up DLC for Pinball FX3 and Williams Pinball

Zen Studios have announced that its ever-growing library of digitized classic Williams and Bally pinball tables…

A new era begins at AC COMICS in December 2019 as the long-running FEMFORCE title (published in black and white since 1995) moves to COLOR with issue #188!!

The positive response AC continues to receive on its initial pair of color releases; SUPERBABES and…

A GRISWOLD FAMILY REUNION at this years Rhode Island Comic Con

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Preview: BATMAN: THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF THE DARK KNIGHT IN COMICS, FILM, AND BEYOND

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The Archie Art of Francesco Francavilla – Review

Has anyone done more for Archie Comics in the last ten years then Francesco Francavilla did…

Kidrobot New York Comic Con Exclusives and Pre-Sale Starts Wednesday, August 14th

August 12, 2019 – Kidrobot heads to New York Comic Con 2019 (October 3 – 6)…

Star Wars Adventures 2019 Annual Review

Of all the most unlikely of comebacks, could any be more surprising then Jaxxon returning to…

Pawarumi (Switch) Old school shoot ’em up action

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Emei Burell Reveals Her Mother’s Unforgettable True Story in WE SERVED THE PEOPLE: MY MOTHER’S STORIES from BOOM! Studios

Discover One Woman’s Coming of Age Under Mao’s Rule in Communist China in April 2020 LOS…

Titans Season 2 Trailer

Spider-Man, Predator Lead Newest Slate of PREVIEWS Exclusive Figures

(BALTIMORE, MD) — (August 7, 2019) — Diamond Comic Distributors has proudly partnered with Beast Kingdom…

The First Ever ‘Star Trek’ Film Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary As ‘Star Trek—The Motion Picture’ Returns to the Big Screen for Two Days Only

Experience the Adventure in Movie Theaters Nationwide on September 15 and 18 DENVER – July 29,…

Arcade1Up Defends The Universe with Limited Edition Marvel Super Heroes Cabinet

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Watchmen | Official Comic-Con Trailer | HBO

From Damon Lindelof and set in an alternate history where masked vigilantes are treated as outlaws,…

Seth MacFarlane Brings The Orville Experience to San Diego Comic-Con

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2019 Will Eisner Awards Presenters

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Cobra Kai Kicks Its Way Into Comics!

The Wildly Popular YouTube Premium Original SeriesDebuts as 5-Issue Miniseries from IDW Publishing This Fall SAN…

Comic-Con Museum Will Be Open Throughout Comic-Con!

A pop-up version of the Comic-Con Museum will be open in Balboa Park each day during…

SANDMAN IS COMING TO NETFLIX

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IDW Doubles Down on Annual Comic-Con Dinner with Two Special Guests: Walter Simonson and Stan Sakai!

IDW Welcomes Fans to a Memorable Evening with Two Comic Book Legends, Featuring Original Illustrations by…

FCN Podcast #42: Superman: Year One, Usagi Yojimbo, Warlord of Mars Attacks, Critical Role

First Comics News Podcast #42 This episode we will talk about: Superman: Year One, Frank Millers…

The Official Dungeons & Dragons Acquisitions Incorporated Sourcebook Available in Stores Now

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Pawarumi – Neo Aztec Shooter arriving on Nintendo Switch & Xbox One July 24th!

A shoot’em up like no other Pawarumi is a tactical shoot’em up inspired by the likes…

Rolling Gunner – Bullet gun hell is out now for the Nintendo Switch

The year is 2061 and nearly three decades have passed since the new metallic element “Busterium”…

FCN Podcast #41: Sham Comics, Neon Future, Star Wars, Dragonfly & Dragonflyman

First Comics News Podcast #41 This episode we will talk about: Sham Comics #1 Neon Future…

Swamp Thing TV show cancelled by DC Universe after one episode

Deadline has reported that the brand new DC Universe television show Swamp Thing has been cancelled…

Infinity Gauntlet creator reunion at Terrificon in August

Fans of the latest Avengers movie End Game need to go to Terrificon in August to…

TERRIFICON Welcomes Swamp Thing, Flash and Candyman to the show

Terrificon, held annually at the Mohegan Sun casino in CT, has just announced three additional media…

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion – Luke Skywalker #1

THE FIRST TEMPTATION OF LUKE SKYWALKER! After learning the true identity of his father, LUKE continues…

FCN Podcast #40: Ranking every film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

First Comics News Podcast #40 Over a decade in the making, the most ambitious saga in…

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TERRIFICON , CT’s #1 Comicon is honored to have legendary actor  Billy Dee Williams join us at…

Show off your skills in the Tetris 99 2nd MAXIMUS CUP on the Switch

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