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Awesome Art Picks: Moon Knight, Batman, Thanos, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

From true crime to comedy, here’s your guide to the very best ear candy, plus some top podcasters’ favourites<p><b>Alice Isn’t Dead</b><p><b>The creepy podcast from the Welcome To Night Vale gang</b><p>The makers of the gloriously weird Welcome To Night Vale are behind this eerie podcast. Those concerned that they might …

Comedy

26 oddly similar pairs of movies that came out around the same time

"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" pit the legendary Dark Knight against the Man of Steel in March, and now we have another big superhero showdown in "Captain America: Civil War."<p>While the two films should be markedly different — Warner Bros.' film will use "BvS" to introduce members of its …

Movies

I Can’t Tell If Moon Knight’s Crazy Anymore

It’s almost impossible to trust Marvel’s new <i>Moon Knight</i> comic, because none of the scenes on its pages might actually be happening.<p>Born back in 1975, …

The best recent science fiction and fantasy novels – reviews roundup

Creation Machine by Andrew Bannister, The Medusa Chronicles by Stephen Baxter and Alastair Reynolds, Dreamsnake by Vonda N McIntyre, Azanian Bridges by Nick Wood and Ace of Spiders by Stefan Mohamed<p>Space opera lends itself to the depiction of grand dimensions and great duration, but it’s one thing …

Books

Awesome Art Picks: Spider-Man, Wonder Woman, Punisher, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

Awesome Art Picks: Harley Quinn, Jyn Erso, Doctor Strange, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

Awesome Art Picks: Elektra, Batman, Hawkgirl, and More Part I

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

See and hear a music video made from the sights and sounds of Fallout 4

Made from the game's sound files<p>Anyone who has completed the main story of <i>Fallout 4</i> will recognize every sound effect used to create this song, "Wasteland Cocktail<i>,"</i> and some of these sounds will elicit a strong reaction. For me, it was the tick-tock of the Super Mutant Suicider's bomb. It triggers …

Fallout 4 music video lets super mutant Strong play you the song of his people

Strong has finally gotten over his "milk of human kindness" hang ups and embraced his vocal talents in this new Fallout 4 music video by YouTuber …

New emulator transforms 2D NES games into 3D hallucinations

Super Mario Bros. 3 and Mega Man get real weird<p>A unique web-based emulator is breathing new life into old Nintendo games like <i>Super Mario Bros. 3</i> and <i>Mega Man</i> by taking their traditionally flat visuals and transforming them into a glitchy mix of two and three dimensions. Called 3DNES, the software …

Retrogaming

Hey, DC Comics, Give Us a Universe Where Batman and Superman Look Like This

Man, those are some very cool redesigns.<p>There’s a lot of history folded into Rafael Grampa’s alternate cover of <i>Detective Comics #50</i>. While that …

Comic Books

In 1992, Bob Newhart Made a TV Show About Superheroes Becoming Too Dark and Gritty

In 1992, Bob Newhart was a comedy god. He’d starred in two mega-popular sitcoms, <i>The Bob Newhart Show</i> and <i>Newhart</i>, and then he decided to star in a …

Awesome Art Picks: Wonder Woman, Deadpool, Rey, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

Comics

Best Comic Book Covers This Week

Every Wednesday is new comic book day and hundreds of comic books hit local comic shops and the digital market. While many readers pick books based on the creative teams involved or the stories and characters contained within, each comic is trying its best to grasp the consumer's attention with its …

The Force Awakens meets Calvin and Hobbes, hearts melt

Brian Kesinger is combining the biggest film of 2015 with arguably the greatest comic of all time. Over the past week, the Marvel and Disney artist has filled his Instagram account with a mash-up of <i>The Force Awakens</i> and <i>Calvin and Hobbes</i>.<p>Kesinger has posted six comics that look strikingly similar to …

Calvin and Hobbes

Artists Share "Before and After" Evolution of Their Drawing Skills with Years of Practice

Drawing, like all things, requires dedicated practice to master the craft and create amazing works that wow a wide audience. Although many people dabble in art when they're younger, few people choose to hone their skills into their teens and adulthood. Those that do work on improving themselves …

Drawing

6 Historical Fantasy Novels That Don't Skimp on the Details

<b>Hardcover</b> $24.91 | $25.99<p>When done well, historical fantasy can change the way you think about events and stories you’ve heard of a hundred times …

Books

This Twitter Bot Turns Your Selfies Into Amazing Art Forgeries

Send @DeepForger a pic, get a weird digital Picasso back.<p>The most fascinating thing on Twitter right now is @DeepForger a bot that replies to photos you send it with re-rendered “forgeries” in the style of a classic artist. For example, here is the “wtf ????” guy meme in the style of John Singer …

Machine Learning

If The Avengers Looked Like They Originally Did In The Comics

Tacky costumes, assemble!

‘Agent Carter’s’ Hayley Atwell: Super spy is a ‘woman before her time’ | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

Hayley Atwell and James D'Arcy on the set of Marvel's "Agent Carter." (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)<p>Actress Hayley Atwell on the set of Marvel's "Agent Carter." (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)<p>Marvel's "Agent Carter" shoots on location at the Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills. (Kirk McKoy / Los …

Marvel’s First Ant-Man Trailer Shows Paul Rudd as an Unlikely Superhero

On Tuesday night, Marvel unveiled its first teaser for <i>Ant-Man</i>, the latest addition to the studio’s big-screen superhero roster. In it, <b>Paul Rudd</b> stars as the titular character and makes good on his comedic background by infusing a little humor into the solemn preview. After a long lead-up in which</b> …

Comics

A London College Is Offering a Course on Taking the Perfect Selfie

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to improve your selfie game? Hopefully not! But if it is, you should consider heading to the U.K. to take a new …

Selfies

Artists' Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects

Home / ArtArtists’ Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects<p>Artists’ Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects<p>By Alice Yoo on December 26, 2014<p>Dhaka, Bangladesh-based cartoonist and graphic designers Manik and Ratan have started a fun series where their cartoon characters interact …

Digital Art

10 Mind-Blowing Hacks for Making Your Leftover Pizza Taste Better the Next Day

Three words: pizza grilled cheese.<p>Gone are your days of eating cold leftover pizza in your pajamas, leaning against your open refrigerator. Make pizza better the next day with these easy tricks.<p><b>1. Reheat cold pizza face down in a pan.</b> Slap your slice of pizza face down on a preheated skillet on …

Breakfast