Comic Book Reviews for May 25, 2016

Comic Book Reviews for May 25, 2016

This was one of the biggest comic book weeks of the year. DC effectively closed out the New 52 with the release of Superman #52 and Justice League #50, while also offering a tantalizing glimpse of what’s to come with DC Universe Rebirth #1. As if that weren’t enough, they also kicked off the bizarre Scooby-Doo reboot, Scooby Apocalypse. Marvel, meanwhile, delivered the controversial Captain America: Steve Rogers #1 and new issues of popular books like The Mighty Thor, Deadpool, Star Wars and Extraordinary X-Men. And for fans of the long-running indie series Rachel Rising, it was a bittersweet week as Terry Moore brought the book to a close. Scroll down to check out our reviews for these and various other new releases, and be sure to let us know your favorite comics of the week in the comments below. Continue reading…
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New Minecraft Mode Officially Revealed

New Minecraft Mode Officially Revealed

Microsoft is adding new game modes to Minecraft: Console Editions, based on popular activities the Minecraft community are already orchestrating themselves. The first of these ‘mini games’ is ‘Battle’, a Hunger Games-inspired game mode that focuses on fast-paced multiplayer, with up to eight players per battle. You’re spawned in a rotation of three different maps, facing towards a little mountain of chests, with a countdown timer letting you know when to run straight for them. Charge ahead as soon as that timer hits zero and open the chests before the other players do, and you’ll be greeted with a bunch of randomized loot that will either help you take out other players, or defend yourself against them. Continue reading…
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B.B. King's Estate War: 15 Kids, 15 Moms and a "Totally Haywire" Fight

B.B. King's Estate War: 15 Kids, 15 Moms and a "Totally Haywire" Fight

The King of the Blues never contested claims from women during his decades of touring who came forward saying he was the father of their babies — even though a low sperm count made it highly unlikely. Now, a year after his death, as memories of a loving, generous parent slip away, his descendants go to war in court.read more
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Emmys: 9 Wide-Open Races Poised to Shake Up This Year's Noms

Emmys: 9 Wide-Open Races Poised to Shake Up This Year's Noms

If TV’s potential nominees sound like candidates in another (less important) national election, here’s why: Nine categories are wide open thanks to brash upstarts, former sure things that are no longer and more.read more
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