Valentine’s Day – Our 10 Favorite Couples in Comics, Sci-Fi, and Fantasy


It’s Valentine’s Day and love is the air. In celebration of the holiday, we count down our favorite couples from comics, science fiction and fantasy.  Is your favorite on the list? Tell us what you think. 10.  The Doctor and the TARDIS  – DOCTOR WHO Some of you would probably say Rose Tyler or River Song, or even Sarah Jane Smith, but none of his traveling assistants ever stay with the Doctor any where near as long as his constant companion, the that temperamental, run-down, borrowed, type-40 time capsule known as the TARDIS. It’s when the TARDIS’ matrix is removed … Continue reading

Our 10 Favorite Sci-fi/Fantasy/Comic Book Dads

Spock Sarek Star_Trek_IV

It’s Father’s Day, so we thought we go through and pick out our favorite father figures from all things geeky. Father’s play an important role in a hero’s life.  Sometimes that role is an active participant. Sometimes, they are a motivating force from the past.  Heck sometimes Dad is the hero. These are our top ten Dads from across Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Comics.  What do you think of our choices?  Who is your favorite Dad?   Let us know.   10) Sarek (Star Trek) “As I recall, I opposed your enlistment in Starfleet.  It is possible that judgement was incorrect.” Spock’s … Continue reading

Exile’s Read of the Week 2/9/11


JUSTICE LEAGUE GENERATION LOST #19 Story: Judd Winick Art: Fernando Dagnino, Raul Fernandez Cover: Dustin Nguyen Alternate Cover: Kevin Maguire Publisher: DC A $2.99 Comic The Blue Beetle has a lot of history with Maxwell Lord, even if Jaime Reyes doesn’t. And if this issue is anything to go by, it doesn’t look like he’s going to have much time develop one. As all the players are now gathered together and the final battle between the once (and future?) League and Maxwell Lord is joined in Max’s spiffy new Checkmate headquarters/Robotech fortress. As I mentioned a couple of weeks ago, … Continue reading

Exile’s Read of the Week – 6/16/10 – #DCUNIVERSE – LEGACIES #2

DC Universe LEGACIES #2 Story: Len Wein Art: Scott Kolins, Andy Kubert, Joe Kubert Second Feature Art: JH WIlliams III Cover: Andy Kubert, Joe Kubert Publisher: DC The Golden Age. All good things come to an end. Even before I got into comics (which really wasn’t until after I go to college, I liked old things. The 40’s was always a favorite period of mine. The fashion, (men should wear hats, not ballcaps, but hats, ) the music, (Swing, Jazz, Big Band). Now I always knew that DC has a history that went back through the 40’s, even though I … Continue reading

Exile’s Pulllist – 4/21/10

Right to the pull list this week – you know where to find my read of (last) week JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #44 DC Story: James Robinson Art: Mark Bagley and Rob Hunter So what happened to the team we were promised in is 42? Seriously, where the hell is the Justice League? It’s a good thing there are two Justice Society teams out there or the world would be up the creek. As it looks more and more that the BRIGHTEST DAY leads (Aquaman, Martian Manhunter, the Hawks, Firestorm, the Atom, and of course Green Lantern) will be a … Continue reading