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JILLY’S STREAMING CORNER OF SHAME: STRANDED + BERBERIAN SOUND STUDIO

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The best slasher films are clearly ones that involve the murder of dozens of innocent vegetables. Continue reading

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ADAPTATION NATION: MEN IN BLACK

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Bet you didn’t know Men in Black was originally a comic series. Continue reading

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ORIGINAL VIDEO: FATAWESOME’S SWEATER TALK FEATURING ANDREW W.K.

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DigBoston and FatAwesome have joined forces to bring you original video content, and what better way to get this party started than with Andrew W.K.? Continue reading

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EARTH PRIME TIME: SUMMER OF VALIANT ’13 PART 1 WITH 8-BIT COVERS

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We’re at a year into the relaunch of popular ’90s comic book publisher Valiant Comics and just in time for another Summer of Valiant. We’ll try not to get any water on these comics as we sit by the pool, drink in the sun and follow the adventures of Archer and Armstrong and Shadowman in our summer series that celebrates successes on our first birthday of our cherished Valiant Comics. Also, we take a look at their cool 8-bit variant covers and Harbinger Wars: Battle For Las Vegas free retro video game for iOS and Android.

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FILM PICK: THE BLOB @ COOLIDGE CORNER THEATRE

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As sadistic sci-fi goes, this one’s got everything: alien life forms, gore galore, and that wacky ’80s fashion. Continue reading

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KICKSTARTING SEAN WANG’S RUNNERS

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Follow local comic artist Sean Wang’s journey into space, snow jobs and crowdfunding. Continue reading

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EARTH PRIME TIME: X-O MANOWAR #10: PRELUDE TO PLANET DEATH

X-O Manowar #10 - Trevor HairsineVisigoth Aric of Dacia fought bravely with his friend Gafti against the Roman Empire in 402 A.D. only to be enslaved by an alien race called The Vine, taken away from Earth as a prisoner, and made to mine sacred fruit for the invaders for 1,600 years. After breaking free from his captors and stealing a precious Vine artifact called Shanhara, Aric returns home to a technologically advanced world and learns that the Vine has infiltrated our society. After run-ins with Ninjak and attacking MI-6 headquarters, X-O Manowar is about to face Planet Death to seek revenge after The Vine invades Earth to reclaim their celestial artifact. X-O Manowar Issue #10 is out today.

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DIG THAT: BEWARE PLANET EARTH!

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Beware Planet Earth! doesn’t exactly bring any innovative concepts to the genre, and the experience is definitely familiar, but it is fun nonetheless. Continue reading