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Brett Summers

Crawled out of the Black Lodge in 1976, only to find himself in the Village.

Cult TV Essentials: No Heroics

No Heroics was a British superhero-comedy television series, which began on 18th September 2008 and aired six episodes. It is set in modern-day Britain, in a world similar to ours but “With one small difference: there are superheroes.” The superheroes of the world (colloquially referred to as “capes”) are primarily […]

Cult TV Essentials: Space Rangers

Space Rangers was an American futuristic science fiction drama. The short lived series aired on CBS in 1993. The show was created by Pen Densham and Trilogy Entertainment Group. It ran for six episodes. CAST Captain John Boon (Jeff Kaake) Doc Kreuger (Jack McGee) Jojo Thorsen (Marjorie Monaghan) Zylyn […]

Preview: Uncanny Avengers #1

From the ashes of AXIS an all-new, all different Avengers assemble! Brought to you by the team of Rick Remender and Daniel Acuña, we see that the tragedy at the end of AXIS has left the Uncanny Avengers vulnerable, and someone is taking advantage of it. One of the Avengers oldest […]

Preview: Casanova Acedia #1

Image’s latest comic is brought to you by the team of Matt Fraction and Fábio Moon… Marooned in Los Angeles with no memory of his past, Casanova Quinn takes on the mystery of his criminal benefactor’s tangled and bloody history-as strange occult forces from the future conspire to… do […]

Preview: Zombies Vs Robots #1

IDW presents the first-ever ONGOING Zombies vs Robots series, bringing you… new robots! A renewed zombie threat! New human survivors! And an all-new world ready for the taking from one or more of these factions… Part 1 of “Inherit the Earth!” and “The Orphan” start here! Written by […]

Preview: Superman #38

Written by Geoff Johns and art by John Romita and Klaus Janson, Superman #38 is an extra-sized special issue of the world’s greatest hero who brings in the New Year with a new costume, new powers and new friends and enemies! The epic team of Geoff Johns, John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson […]

Preview: Lady Killer 1

Dark Horse comments presents writer/artist Joëlle Jones and Jamie S. Rich’s take on a 1960’s home maker… Josie Schuller is a picture-perfect homemaker, wife, and mother-but she’s also a ruthless, efficient killer for hire! A brand-new original comedy series that combines the wholesome imagery of early 1960s domestic bliss […]

Preview: Conan/Red Sonja 1

Dark Horse Comics brings together the writing talents of Gail Simone and Jim Zub alongside the artistic talents of Dan Panosian and Dave Stewart for what is being described as a truly epic crossover of two warriors!In a story spanning multiple eras in the lives of these classic characters, Conan and Red Sonja […]

Cult TV Essentials: Ark II

For millions of years, Earth was fertile and rich. Then pollution and waste began to take their toll. Civilization fell into ruin. This is the world of the 25th century. Only a handful of scientists remain, men who have vowed to rebuild what has been destroyed. This is […]

Cult TV Essential: The Starlost

Broadcast in 1973, The Starlost was a Canadian-produced science fiction television series created by writer Harlan Ellison. It lasted for sixteen episodes. The Starlost of the title were a huge generational colony who lived on a spaceship called Earthship Ark. The ship came about after the destruction of […]

Cult TV Essentials: Kinvig

Des Kinvig (Tony Haygarth) runs an electrical repair shop in the small town of Bingleton. One day his store is visited by Miss Griffin (Prunella Gee), who is from the planet Mercury and in need of Des’ help. Kinvig’s friend Jim Piper (Colin Jeavons) is a lifelong UFO […]

Cult TV Essentials: Street Hawk

This is Jesse Mach, an ex-motorcycle cop, injured in the line of duty. Now a police troubleshooter, he’s been recruited for a top secret government mission to ride Street Hawk — an all-terrain attack motorcycle designed to fight urban crime, capable of incredible speeds up to three hundred […]