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Watch The Creator Of Spawn Draw Deadpool

Artist Todd McFarlane is best known for creating Spawn, but it turns out he’s not so bad at drawing Deadpool either.<p>McFarlane took to Facebook with a …

Comics

Comic Legends: Was The Walking Dead Really Going to Feature Aliens?

Welcome to Comic Book Legends Revealed! This is a special edition of our feature where we examine comic book legends and whether they are true or …

The Walking Dead

Todd McFarlane Reveals New Details About The 'Spawn' Reboot

<i>Spawn</i> creator Todd McFarlane is confident in future projects based on his Image Comics character, with both the Blumhouse horror movie and Kevin …

Comics

9 new trailers you should watch this week

I've been pretty skeptical while writing about trailers for the second <i>Kingsman</i> movie — I know the film's a satire, but its trailers always make the film seem to strike such a strange balance between buying into spy tropes and actually critiquing them. But I ended up watching the original <i>Kingsman</i> …

How Cannabis Incubators Help Budding Marijuana Startups Grow Into Booming Businesses

“It’s a steep learning curve,” Adamcyk says. “You have to understand the lingo, how the supply chain works. I think to have someone there that you …

10 top UI trends for 2017

<i>At</i> <i>Generate San Francisco</i> <i>on 9 June, Aaron Gustafson will demonstrate how interfaces can smartly morph to meet their users’ needs — slow connections,</i> …

UI Design

Remembering Comic Book Artist Steve Dillon

News broke over the weekend that comic book artist Steve Dillon, who is most known for co-creating the series <i>Preacher</i> for Vertigo and reinventing the …

Marvel's X-Men Renaissance Begins With All New "ResurrXion"

After a series of extinction level events for the X-Men, Marvel’s favorite mutants are returning to comics in full force next year, with seven new …

Comics

Marvel Comics to Publish the Deadpool: Back in Black Series

Marvel announced plans to publish the Deadpool: Back in Black comic book series. The first issue will be released on October 5.<p>This new project will …

The Great American Surf Road Trip: California’s Best Surf Breaks and Campsites

It’s nearly midnight in Topanga Canyon. A layer of sea mist hangs over what would certainly be a starry night. In the amber glow of strung lights, my belly full of wild salmon, grilled vegetables, and strawberry rhubarb pie, I take my place on a pile of pillows next to my travel partner, my college …

Santa Barbara

You Can Build This “Flat-Pack" Truck by Hand in 12 Hours

It’s not as stylish, speedy or sexy as his McLaren F1 supercar, but Gordon Murray’s latest vehicle has the potential to become his most beautiful …

Fuck This Election

With more than two months of bitter, malicious campaigning in front of us, let's acknowledge that the 2016 election is garbage.<p>Presidential campaigns are usually compared to horse races, but if you've ever been to the track, you know that the best thing about horse races is that they're short and …

Government

Lenovo's Surreal "Yoga Book" Is Half Laptop, Half Notepad

But will it be as useful as it is bizarre?<p>Lenovo's new "Yoga Book" is a refreshing and strange take on the years-long quest to reinvent both the laptop and the tablet. Announced today at the IFA tradeshow in Berlin, Lenovo's new device is a striking and weird attempt to straddle the line. It's got …

Consumer Tech

Crowdfunding project of the week: Dot is a smart notification light

It’s time for your crowdfunding project of the week, where we highlight the hottest campaigns from websites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo. There’s a lot of innovation coming from the crowdfunding movement, but we know there is also plenty of senseless noise. We are here to show you the best there …

Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Vol 1 - Comic Book Review

A few months ago I reviewed the first issue of this entertaining Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles crossover, now you can own the entire arc as it …

Google already knows the fashion trends that’ll be popular this fall

As the world’s most popular search engine, Google has a decent idea of what people look to buy. In a couple of new posts to its “Think With Google” site, which provides insight for digital marketers, it put its analytical prowess to work examining what people are wearing and what’s trending as kids …

Steve Rogers Is No Longer Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

The release of <b>Captain America: Civil War</b> on home video is almost upon us. The film will hit Digital HD on September 2nd and Blu-ray and DVD on …

#SDCC16: Image Comics Announces Cannibal; Southern-Gothic Series Begins in October

Any collaboration between uber-talented, cult aficionados April Snellings <b>Tales</b> <i>from Beyond the Pale,</i> and artist/illustrator Gary Pullin is going to be …

7 Mobile Marketing Trends You Need to Know About

If marketers want to get a larger piece of the mobile marketing pie, it’s important to stay on top of the most current mobile marketing trends and …

The Week in Movies – huge Avengers: Infinity War characters revealed! Secret Big Lebowski spin-off, Mission: Impossible 6 comes to a halt and more…

<i>The Week in Movies discusses the last seven days in cinema, including a huge confirmation of who will will appear in Avengers: Infinity War, is a</i> …

The Russo Brothers Explain Why AVENGERS 4 Is No Longer INFINITY WAR - PART 2

<i>Avengers: Infinity War - Part 2</i> recently lost its title, and in a new interview, Joe and Anthony Russo shed some light on why that is and promise …

Marvel Universe

The Complicated Connections Between Legal Hydroponics and the Marijuana Black Market

In states like Florida where most weed is still illegal—even for medical reasons—hydroponic gardening stores are battlefronts in the war on drugs.<p><i>To learn more about</i> <i>alternative economies functioning outside or on the border of the law,</i> <i>catch our show</i>Black Market Dispatches on <i>VICELAND. Find out how</i> …

Jon Bernthal says Frank Castle from "Daredevil" Season 2 "Is Not The Punisher"

Fans of Netflix and Marvel‘s “Daredevil” show weren’t exactly as hot on Season 2 as they were Season 1, but there was one thing most agreed on: Jon …

Disney Infinity Concept Art Reveals Canceled Doctor Strange Figure

Since it was announced in May that Disney Games — including the “Disney Infinity” line — was shutting down, fans can’t help but wonder what might …

‘Star Trek’s’ Anton Yelchin Dies in Car Accident

The 27-year-old actor was best known for playing Ensign Chekov in the rebooted sci-fi franchise.

All-Unpublished Marvel And DC Missing-In-Action Comics

We recently looked at books announced at previous Image Expos that never made it to print. Yet.<p>With another Marvel Now relaunch coming, it might be …

See How 25 Different Artists Interpret Archie Comics’ New “Betty & Veronica”

The red-headed eternal teenager’s eternal love interests are getting an all-new series, and there are 25 ways to celebrate that.<p>Archie Comics has been enjoying a serious renaissance in recent years. The long-running icon of wholesome, teenage Americana began his reinvention through the <i>Life With</i> …

Superhero movies release date list: Suicide Squad, Wolverine 3, Wonder Woman and 18 more premiere dates to watch out for

Superhero movies adapted from the comic books have been the rage since some years now. These fictional movies have managed to captivate the minds of …

Time To Hydrate Your Portfolio With Water Stocks

Without water we can’t live. That should be clear to anyone. The unfortunate thing is that water resources are becoming increasingly scarce.<p>There is an upside though. Entrepreneurs are already well aware of the problem and are plowing resources into the field. It means there will be huge spending …

The Cape offers a laid-back surf vibe only minutes from downtown Cabo

The desert and the deep blue sea converge in dramatic fashion along Mexico’s Baja California peninsula. Famed for its championship golf courses and uncommon aquatic life, Cabo is a jetsetter hotspot that was nearly destroyed by Hurricane Odile in 2014. It’s taken more than a year for many resorts …