Earlier, while walking across the main quad clutching a rapidly warming iced coffee in some feeble attempt to battle the combination of grad school induced sleep deprivation and the oppressive heat and humidity of the Chicago summer, I was mulling over what I could write this post about. I had considered writing about upcoming albums… Read More Monster Lists! Chris’ Most Anticipated Albums That May or May Not Actually Happen!
[Editor’s Note: Spoilers Ahead for Issue #3 of Captain America: Steve Rogers!] When we last saw Captain America, we found out that Kobik – a sentient little girl created from shards of a cosmic cube – brainwashed Steve Rogers into thinking he was a faithful follower of her childlike, idyllic Hydra. However, what is… Read More The Spinner Rack #5 ! Captain America: Steve Rogers #3 (Marvel)
The days are getting longer, hotter, and more humid. The temperature has started pushing into the 90’s and the cold days of winter are long gone. This brings a smile to my face. I have always loved summer. There is something about the season that brings people closer. I don’t know if it is the… Read More Scorching Temperatures, Grass Sharp as Knives, and Great Music: Jarred Remembers the Ichthus Festival!
“And now it’s time for another thrilling quest on the Captain America Adventure Program!” “Last time we saw our hero, the good Captain had just kicked Jack Flagg out of a plane, and had uttered words no true patriot should ever say: Hail Hydra! Stay tuned for more insight to this thrilling twist.” At least… Read More The Spinner Rack #4: Steve Rogers: Captain America #2!
Unless you’re one of those weirdos who spent the entirety of their long 4th of July weekend with their family and not staring at your phone, you know by now that Kevin Durant has decided to join the 73-win Golden State Warriors and become the Waluigi to Draymond’s Wario and Klay’s Luigi (Steph is obviously… Read More Andrew Plays The Ringer’s “Build a Super Team to Beat the Warriors” Game!
God of War 4 (PS4) There were rumors leading up to E3 that the next God of War would be set in norse mythology, but no one really expected it to be revealed at E3, or see actual in-game footage. It was a big surprise when Sony opened up its press conference with an extended… Read More Daniel and Aaron’s Favorite Games from E3 2016!
Microsoft at E3: 8 Things to Know 1. Xbox One S Announced Although images leaked just prior to the show, Microsoft officially revealed its newly-designed Xbox One S to open the conference. Microsoft boasted the new system was 40% smaller, offered up to a 2TB hard drive, and supported 4K resolution. They also showed off a… Read More 8 Things You Need To Know from E3 2016’s Pressers: Microsoft and Sony!
MOST ANTICPATED! Persona 5 It’s hard to believe that we haven’t seen a main entry of the Persona series since 2008. While Persona 3 and 4 got releases for the PSP and Playstation Vita (along with several other spinoffs), the series’ fifth entry has been in production for a while. Originally dated for 2015, then 2016,… Read More E3 2016! Our Most Anticipated and Predictions for the Show!
It’s every geek’s prerogative to be subjective of their fandoms. You invest time, money, and feelings towards something, and you want to see the future of that succeed. However, it’s an entirely different thing to be critical and jump to conclusions over something that hasn’t happened yet. I may – or may not –… Read More Who You Gonna Call?:Geek Culture, Pre-Release Hate, and the Ghostbusters Reboot
It’s New Comic Book Wednesday. A day that fills thousands with joy as each new comic issue offers new adventures for our favorite characters. This particular New Comic Book Wednesday, however, brought an adventure for fan favorite Steve Rogers, who has taken up the mantle of Captain America once again, that no one could see… Read More Hail Hydra or the Phrase that Killed an American Super Hero!