The Comics Console: Batman & Robin

Say what you will about the movie Batman & Robin. I love it! Mostly for nostalgia reasons, but also because I don’t mind a tongue in cheek, goofy, Adam West type of Batman. What I do mind are nearly unplayable Batman ...
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The Comics Console: Captain America: Super Soldier & the Batman: Arkham City Collector’s Edition!

Damn it! I was really hoping for a fully stocked utility belt! I guess I’ll settle for the statue…. The Batman: Arkham City Collector’s Edition is even more stacked than Arkham Asylum’s! In October, for ...
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The Comics Console: Ultimate Spider-Man

So often we see video games based off the movies or TV shows of our favorite comic book characters, and so rarely do we see a video game based on an actual comic book story line. Sure, there are superhero video games that aren&...
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The Comics Console: Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds

Do you want the good news, or the bad news first? Personally, I always prefer the bad news first, but thankfully the bad isn’t Marvel vs. Capcom related at all. The sad news is that Batman: Arkham City developer, Rockstea...
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The Comics Console: Fantastic Four Review

Comic books and video games. Two passions shared by millions of people all over the world. Bringing the two together makes perfect sense and should result in an overwhelming unparalleled joy…right? Well, then why am I fee...
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The Comics Console: Dragon Ball Z: Raging Blast & Attack of the Saiyans!

Dragon Ball Z: Raging Blast is the second of Namco Bandi’s new Dragon Ball video game initiative, following closely behind Dragon Ball: Revenge of King Piccolo, as well as the annual updated DBZ fighting game installment....
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The Comics Console: Ex-Mutants…Not To Be Confused With The X-Men

No, it’s not the X-Men, it’s the Ex-Mutants. Yes, there is a difference. The main one being that these characters are apparently NOT homo-superior and do not have powers. I’ve never read the original 1986 Ex-M...
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The Comics Console: E3 Wrap Up

The 2010 Electronic Entertainment Expo came to a close yesterday in Los Angeles, California, and while announcements and demos about Xbox 360’s Kinect, the Playstation Move, and the Nintendo 3DS may have been the big news...
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The Comics Console: Beware of Transformers: Dark of the Moon: Stealth Force Edition

I know what you’re thinking. The Transformers games need a change of pace. How about a Transformers game that takes out all the frustration and hassle of transforming? Sound fun? No! It doesn’t! But that’s exa...
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The Comics Console: The Many Batmen of Arkham City

One of the most fun qualities about the Batman and his part of the DCU/DCnU is the many different looks and costumes he keeps in his bat-closet. He’s pulled off many looks throughout the last seven decades, and Batman: Ar...
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The Comics Console: Green Lantern, Marvel vs. Capcom 3, The Darkness

If you haven’t seen the first trailer for Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters, see it here! This is the first glimpse we’ve gotten of the game outside of generic cover art, and I hope to see more info on this movi...
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The Comics Console: Black Canary Gameplay Trailer For ‘Injustice 2’!

She’s one of the┬ácharacters that made it onto our Injustice 2 Character Wishlist and now we get to see Black Canary in action in the recent gameplay trailer! Her moves seem to be a combination of mixed martial arts, weap...
by InfiniteSpeech