Just a few weeks after announcing its second wave of The Walking Dead comic action figures, McFarlane Toys hit Toy Fair 2013 with prototypes of Glenn in riot gear, The Governor, The Governor's zombie daughter Penny and Michonne's Pet Zombie (Mike). This wave of figures is due out in June and will include a special "Bloody black & white" Governor/Penny 2-pack in addition to all of the standalone toys. McFarlane also debuted three
When I wrote about all the reasons I like the Assassin's Creed franchise a few weeks back, I made the crucial mistake of extolling its virtues right before I sat down to play the latest installment. It's not that I was expecting it to be bad or anything -- it's one of the few games that I was looking forward enough to grab on
Over a lifetime of reading comics, Senior Writer Chris Sims has developed an inexhaustible arsenal of facts and opinions. That's why each and every week, we turn to you, to put his comics culture knowledge to the test as he responds to your reader questions!
Q: Why do you like Assassin's Creed so much? What, in your opinion, makes the series so compelling? -- @jordannwitt
A: Assassin's Creed III came out this month, and ev
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Creators in Need: The Hero Initiative is accepting donations on behalf of Lobo co-creator Roger Slifer, who is in a coma being struck by an automobile in a hit-and-run incident on June 23.
Movies: Michael "Magneto" Fassbender is starring in and co-producing an Assassin's Creed movie. For real.
Tech: Wacom has unveiled the Cin
Movies: The Australian trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man contains a bit of new footage.
Anime: Funimation has announced a big product rollout for 2012, including a new app and tons of Tenchi.
Movies: Judge Dredd co-creator John Wagner has seen Dredd, a
As much as I was thrilled by the announcement that Assassin's Creed 3 was going to take the franchise to a new setting during the American Revolution, there's another piece of the parkour-based murderin' game that I've been obsessing over even more: A scene from Velayudham, a 2011 musical action-comedy from India where the main character cosplays as Assassin's Creed's Altair in order to foil a terrorist plot.
Rather than telling the story of the et
Do you love video games? Do you hate trees so much that you want them to be chopped down as fast as possible, possibly because you were a victim of tree-based crime when you were a child? If the answer to both of those is a resounding yes, then have we got a trend for you!
Spurred on by a recent art battle between Ubisoft and the French BNP bank that played out on the windows of their respective buildings, there's been a sudden surge of art created using post-it notes, focusing on video game characters. Check out a gallery of our favori
Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed series breaks out of the video game medium and into the world of comic books with the forthcoming Assassin's Creed: The Fall, and co-creators Cameron Stewart and Karl Kerschl want you to learn everything there is to know about the assassin's code -- and they've made it easy on fans itching for more information, releasing a developer's diary video that details the creation process on the video game adaptation.The video, just over five minutes in length, begins with the comic's origin: the original mission statement