ALTERED CARBON is set in a future where consciousness is digitized and stored in cortical stacks implanted in the spine, allowing humans to survive physical death by having their memories and consciousness "re-sleeved" into new bodies. The story follows specially trained "Envoy" soldier Takeshi Kovacs, who is downloaded from an off-world prison and into the body of a disgraced cop at the behest of Laurens Bancroft, a highly influential aristocrat. Bancroft was killed, and the
In this weeks episode of the Drawn to Comics Podcast, Russ talks briefly about "The Defenders" before he and Ken wonder about the future of streaming TV. Then, Ken and Russ honour Jack Kirby by talking about their personal "kings of comics," and ultimately how no one can dethrone the Stan Lee/Kirby dynamic.
On this weeks episode of the Drawn to Comics podcast Webcomics artist/zine self-publisher/haiku master Birdie Birdashaw [bunnyvomit.com] joins Ken and Russ for a multi-faceted conversation about meeting Neal Adams in Las Vegas, the NFL, streaming services, and wrestling. Dig this renaissance conversation!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gvxNaSIB_WI Based on the famous Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, Death Note follows a high school student who comes across a supernatural notebook, realizing it holds within it a great power; if the owner inscribes someone's name into it while picturing their face, he or she will die. Intoxicated with his new godlike abilities, the young man begins to kill those he deems unworthy of life.Death Note streams on Netflix August 25.Watch Death Note
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iIMrFnl5NiA Synopsis: Inspired by the classic video game series, Castlevania is a dark medieval fantasy following the last surviving member of the disgraced Belmont clan, trying to save Eastern Europe from extinction at the hand of Vlad Dracula Tepe himself. The animated series written by best-selling author and comic book icon Warren Ellis and executive produced by Warren Ellis, Kevin Kolde, Fred Seibert and Adi Shankar. Starring: Fred Tatasciore, Alejandra Reynoso, James Callis Releases: July 7th
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4h3m7B4v6ZcThe war for New York is here.Marvel’s The Defenders follows Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and Iron Fist (Finn Jones). A quartet of singular heroes with one common goal – to save New York City. This is the story of four solitary figures, burdened with their own personal challenges, who realize they just might be stronger when teamed together. The Netflix original series will launch globally on August 18,
The GNN Podcast is back with episode 10 of the Weekly Wrap Up! Chris and Stitch reunite with Tia to bring you the latest in Geek news around the world. The exciting news never stops flowing in this week’s episode of the GNN Weekly Wrap Up! Our three friends, Chris, Stitch, and Tia, talk tech with upcoming announcements about game consoles, peripherals and the future life of 3D TV’s. The group chats about a slew
The GNN Podcast is back with episode 9 of the Weekly Wrap Up! Chris and Stitch reunite with Tia to bring you the latest in Geek news around the world. This week brings in news from Netflix, developments from Japan, and hilarity both at home and abroad. Our hosts chat about changes to YouTube, announcements from Valve, and pranks for charity by Chris Evans. Not only that, but this week’s episode will make you question
The GNN Podcast is back with episode 7 of the Weekly Wrap Up! The team is at it again with tales throughout the Geek spectrum! In this week’s episode, the crew gets into an in depth talk about Star Wars: Rogue One, the upcoming Episode VIII, and the latest cast reveals for the upcoming Duck Tales reboot. Stitch, Tia, and Chris cover exciting news and predictions in the world of DC comics, as well as
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMlkSMbYiAw Meet the star of a new Netflix series telling the story of a very handsome actor and three selfish and ungrateful orphans who refuse to give him the enormous fortune their dead parents left behind. On Netflix January 13 2017. About A Series of Unfortunate Events: Based on the internationally best-selling series of books by Lemony Snicket (aka Daniel Handler) and starring Emmy and Tony Award winner Neil Patrick Harris, A Series of Unfortunate Events recounts the