Despite Judge Dredd's nearly 35 years of comic adventures in the pages of 2000 AD, Sylvester Stallone's horrible/endearing/horribly endearing 1995 live action movie and the character's upcoming film, it's been awhile since the hero starred in his own videogame. Capital
When I first read about Mikie Graham's Zombie Art Project selling zombified costomized Playmobil figures, I had to do a double take. Surely the German toy line had covered the undead at some point along its 36 year history? Though there are official Playmobil ghosts, devils, vampires, mummies, skeletons and monsters, Graham's $30-60 creations being individually sold through the month of October are definitely filling an untapped Playmobil niche.The Zombie Art Project picked a sensible time to peddle its ware
In Jiro Matsumoto's Velveteen & Mandala, two high school girls, the eponymous Velveteen and Mandala, go from spending idle time on a riverbank to fighting against hordes of the undead. They're cute schoolgirls -- one blonde, one with black hair -- they've got easy access to weapons, they live in a tank (kinda), their zombie enemies still mill around go
Music: Kirby Krackle's new album, "Super Powered Love," has arrived on iTunes and other digital outlets, just in case you didn't catch them at Comic-Con.
Movies: According to Deadline, Dodgeball director Rawson Thurber is rewriting Universal Pictures' live action adaptation of The Umbrella Academy.
Anime: The Underworld films will be getting their own anime-
Music: Wavves frontman Nathan Williams is teaming with artist Nicholas Gazin for Negative Dad, a potentially 12-issue comic series about "...heshers, evil parents, cat people, juvenile delinquents with partially functioning mutant powers, aliens, dreams." It'll come wit
Upcoming: Out of Chaos War comes Greg Pak, Fred Van Lente and artist Neil Edwards' Herc #1, an ongoing series debuting in April that pits a far more mortal Hercules against new challenges in a decidedly more street-level setting.
Digital: Much of Ben Templesmith's IDW work (Wormwood: Gentleman
For those of you who haven't been keeping up with the headlines lately, I've got some bad news: Since January 1st, there have been dozens of reports of mass animal deaths coming in from all over the world. From blackbirds in Arkansas to doves in Italy to over 150 tons of fish in Vietnam, critters all over the place are falling out of the sky and/or washing ashore, with no apparent reason why.
Guys. It's the friggin' apocalypse.
'Form follows function' is a principle of modern design. Things should look like what they do. Buildings made for the towering ambition of business people should jut upwards. Court houses should be solid, ev