The Legacy of Jerome Valeska

The Legacy of Jerome Valeska

[Spoilers!] The legacy of Jerome Valeska in popular TV show Gotham has many potential ramifications. They all depend on the answer to a single question: is Jerome the Joker? I put that present-tense on purpose; comic books often feature characters apparently dying, and later rising again. Human beings enjoy a

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Humanism, Futurism, Imagination: Kim Stanley Robinson’s 2312

Humanism, Futurism, Imagination: Kim Stanley Robinson’s 2312

“Even problems officially solved sometimes still had a haunting quality, because of things that didn’t quite fit, didn’t seem right–and if a solution never was found, the problem became part of the insomniac rosary, one bead in a Moebius bracelet of beads wearily fingered in the brain’s sleepless hours.” –

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World of Tanks: Why You Should Try It

World of Tanks: Why You Should Try It

WarGaming’s flagship MMO, World of Tanks (WoT) is an excellent game, so why are you not playing it? I’m here to convince you it is well worth taking a look at if you have somehow missed this addicting game. Or perhaps it is time to take a second look if

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Nintendo to Unveil First Game for Smartphones

Nintendo to Unveil First Game for Smartphones

WSJ.com reports that Nintendo will reveal their first game slated to be released for the smartphone gaming market. While I’m sure we’re all speculating, and keep our fingers crossed, for which Nintendo first party intellectual property will be announced for cellphones I’ll just say one thing – It better be Super Mario

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Battletech – A Game of Armoured Combat

Battletech – A Game of Armoured Combat

Battletech is a hex based board game, which came out in 1984, where the players control giant fusion powered robots fighting for feudal lords in the future. The game is based in 31st century after the collapse of the central human government. There are no aliens in Battletech; it’s humans all the

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Comic Book Rewind – Batman: Hush

Comic Book Rewind – Batman: Hush

The greatest Batman tale of all time it is not, but Batman: Hush by Jeph Loeb (author) and Jim Lee (illustrator) is an excellent story arc that would without a doubt fall into my top 10 Batman stories, should I ever make such a list. Jeph Loeb is the word-smith perhaps best known for his

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NerdGoblin Podcast 10.24.15

NerdGoblin Podcast 10.24.15

In today’s episode of the Nerd Goblin Podcast we do a deep dive on television adaptation of the X-Men universe after starting out with a little analysis on the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer. So … if you want to hear us ramble about comic book adaptations to television

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Read This: Something Wicked This Way Comes

Read This: Something Wicked This Way Comes

Ray Bradbury’s iconic October novel, Something Wicked This Way Comes, taps into the sadness and longing that lurks behind what frightens us.

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Preacher Trailer to Air During Nov. 1st Walking Dead

Preacher Trailer to Air During Nov. 1st Walking Dead

It’s been reported that AMC plans to air the first trailer for the upcoming series Preacher during the 90 minute Nov 1st episode of The Walking Dead. Preacher was a DC/Vertigo comic series that ran over the course of 66 issues from 1995-2000 created by writer Garth Ennis and artist

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Marvel’s Jessica Jones Full Trailer

I don’t know about the rest of you, but after watching the Netflix produced Daredevil series I have been anxiously waiting for their future ongoing Marvel series. Today they’ve released the first official full length trailer for Jessica Jones and I’m sure it’s going to get every fan of the

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