Doctor Who: The Rings of Akhaten by Drew Simchik (05-11-13)
Ah, yes... so much potential. Just like this episode...
Movie Review: The Great Gatsby by Derek McCaw (05-10-13)
An iconic novel becomes an over-the-top film -- light as champagne yet resonating with today.
Doctor Who: The Bells of Saint John by Drew Simchik (05-07-13)
Working our way through Drew's "lost" reviews -- starting with the return of Clara!
Loss of a Titan: Ray Harryhausen 1920-2013 by Christopher J. Garcia (05-07-13)
Garcia remembers a man who gave generations a sense of wonder...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #306 - Father of Cosplay or Monopole Dancer (5-3-13)
The Fanboys are joined by Andy Trembley and Kevin Roche to discuss WesterCon 66, Cosplay, Free Comic Book Day, Jupiter's Legacy, Ten Grand, Superior Spider-Man, Guardians of the Galaxy, Li'l Gotham, Iron Man 3, Transformers 4, Avengers 2, Doctor Who 50th Anniversary, David Gerrold's Star Wolf, and so much more! Thanks to Cafe Stritch in Downtown San Jose for letting us record at their fabulous location!
Movie Review: Iron Man 3 by Derek McCaw (05-03-13)
Tony Stark returns, finding his way to being his own man again...
VIDEO: Introducing Action Figure Action Movie by Lon Lopez (04-29-13)
Lon returns with the greatest action movie ever made ...with action figures!
Fanboy Planet Podcast #305 - Lame Gamer Returns (Or Just Passing Through) (4-24-13)
The Fanboys discuss Eisner Nominations for comics, GI Joe: Retaliation, finally a kick-ass Man of Steel trailer, Guardians of the Galaxy, R.I.P.D., Star Wars Futures, Oblivion, Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox, Doctor Who, Defiance, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Star Trek: the Videogame, and so much more! Thanks to Cafe Stritch in Downtown San Jose for letting us record at their fabulous location!
Fanboy Planet Podcast #304 - Geek College! (4-14-13)
The Fanboys chat with representatives of Cogswell College about the upcoming Cogs Con, then move to Carmine Infantino, Saga/Apple Controversy, Age of Ultron, Thanos Rising, Batman and Red Robin, Saucer Country ending, "The Star Wars", Man of Steel and DCU movies news, Disney's layoffs, Ringworld on Syfy, The Walking Dead, Doctor Who, Duck Tales HD, and so much more! Thanks to Cafe Stritch in Downtown San Jose for letting us record at their fabulous location!
Comics: Catch Up on The Amazing Spider-Man: Big Time by Derek McCaw (04-07-13)
The seeds of the Superior Spider-Man start here...
VIDEO: Karen Gillan for Zombeal (04-07-13)
The key to getting me to watch The Walking Dead...
Movie Review: Sparks by Joe Vanourney (04-07-13)
Superhero noir hits Chicago April 13th!
VIDEO: Sparks Signing at Illusive Comics & Games by Derek McCaw (04-06-13)
Stars sign in Santa Clara, and it's almost like being there...
Movie Review: G.I. Joe: Retaliation by Christopher J. Garcia (04-01-13)
Let us not pretend it's great, but acknowledge that it's better than it could have been...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #303 - Wanna Touch My Cosmic Cube? (3-30-13)
The Fanboys read letters then discuss Captain America, X-Men books, Wolverines, Age of Ultron, Avengers, The Secret Service, Sense8, Robot Chicken DC Special, Bioshock Infinite, and so much more! Thanks to Cafe Stritch in Downtown San Jose for letting us record at their fabulous location!
Fanboy Planet Podcast #302 - Captain Supermarket! (3-24-13)
The Fanboys discuss Green Lantern Corps, Vibe, The Private Eye, Metal Men, Peter Dinklage. Ant-Man, Pete's Dragon, Army of Darkness, Mickey Mouse shorts, games, and so much more! Thanks to Cafe Stritch in Downtown San Jose for letting us record at their fabulous location!
Fanboy Planet Podcast #301 - Chicken and Waffles! (3-19-13)
The Fanboys record live to discuss a free comics meltdown, Trinity of Sin, Batman and Robin, Walking Dead comics, Burt Wonderstone, Kickstarter and fandom, Guardians of the Galaxy, Kickass II, Disney Infinity toys, and so much more! Thanks to Cafe Stritch in Downtown San Jose for letting us record at their fabulous location!
Fanboy Planet Podcast #300 - Episode 300: A New New Hope! (3-11-13)
The Fanboys have a live audience for this landmark episode, joined by Mick Gray from the creative team of Batman and Robin to discuss the recent loss of Damien, then move into discussions of Captain Action, Marvel's New New Universe, Age of Ultron, Star Wars news, Superman and Batman, Oz, and so much more! Thanks to Paul Cunha and the staff of 7 Stars Bar and Grill for hosting!!
Sparks Coming To Nebraska! (03-08-13)
William Katt and Chris Folino descend on America's heartland....
Movie Review: OZ the Great and Powerful by Derek McCaw (03-08-13)
It all comes down to the flying monkeys, doesn't it?
Celebrating Cinequest: Photos from the Sparks World Premiere (03-07-13)
Debbie and Ric Bretschneider captures several moments from the podcast to the afterparty...
Game Review: Temple Run OZ by Derek McCaw (03-07-13)
An avatar of James Franco pursued by screaming winged baboons? We're in.
Review: Etiquette & Espionage by Debbie Bretschneider (03-07-13)
A Young Adult series with werewolves, vampires, and a sense of propriety...
You Are Invited to the Fanboy Planet Podcast Episode 300 (03-06-13)
We are hanging out at the legendary 7 Stars Bar & Grill... so join us for linguica corn dogs!
Video: Team Unicorn "For the Win" by Derek McCaw (03-06-13)
The Queens of Nerddom release their first music video...
Celebrating Cinequest: Sparks The Graphic Novel by Derek McCaw (03-05-13)
Just in case you weren't sure where to get the critically acclaimed book....
Celebrating Cinequest: The Soundtrack to Sparks by Derek McCaw (03-04-13)
A San Jose native brings his musical gifts to independent film...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #299 - Red Carpet Interviews: Sparks! (3-3-13)
The Fanboys discuss DC's shocking news this week and then move to the CInequest film festival to interview cast and crew from Sparks, Christopher Folino’s superhero noir thriller with Chase Williamson, Ashley Bell, William Katt, Clancy Brown, Jake Busey, Marina Squerciati, and so much more!
Mercy For Damian Wayne by Derek McCaw (03-01-13)
SPOILER if you intend to and have not yet read Batman, Inc. #8...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #298a - Zen of Wonder! (2-23-13)
The Fanboys spend some time with The Looking Glass Wars author Frank Beddor, learn all about his upcoming graphic novel Zen of Wonder, find out how you can be a part of making it happen, and so much more!
Fanboy Planet Podcast #298 - Fifty Shades of Green! (2-12-13)
The Fanboys reveal The She Hulk Diaries, Superior Spider-Man, The Fearless Defenders, Iron Man: Origin, DC Young Romance, Star Wars VII, Guardians of the Galaxy, Planet Hulk movie, The Following, and so much more!
Suspended Animation: Claws of the Catwoman by Mark Allen (02-08-13)
The Dark Knight and the Lord of the Jungle team up to save a forgotten land...
Bridget Jones' Super-Diary: The Edge of Power by Derek McCaw (02-07-13)
Disney and Marvel team to bring us ...super-romance novels?
Hatter M Returns -- With Your Help! by Ric Bretschneider (02-07-13)
What's madder than Wonderland? Probably our own Earth...
DVD Review: Animaniacs, Volume 4 by Derek McCaw (02-06-13)
Totally zany, do I have to explainy, old movies sure look grainy, Animaniacs...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #297a - Special Edition: Cinequest 2013! (2-6-13)
The Fanboys interview Cinequest's founder Halfdan Hussey and Programming Director Mike Rabehl to discuss the festival and films including Sparks, Year of the Living Dead, An Inaccurate Memoir, Midnight's Children, appearances by Harrison Ford and Salman Rushdie, and so much more!
Coscarelli, Master Of Horror by Derek McCaw
Interviewing the man who brought us Phantasm,
Bubba Ho-tep and soon, John Dies at the End
Interview Dies At The End: Words With Jason Pargin by Derek McCaw
As David Wong, author of John Dies at the
End, he's saved reality over and over... but whose?
Earth-2 Celebrates Invincible #100! by Derek McCaw (02-02-13)
Robert Kirkman and Ryan Ottley sign for fans and enjoy some cake... some very tall cake...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #297 - What the Funk? (2-1-13)
The Fanboys are joined by Troy Benson to discuss DC's WTF Month, how Marvel Now is winning against DC's New 52, Superior Spider-Man, Batman and Robin Annual, Batman Inc, Injustice, Jonah Hex vs. Eclipso, Guardians of the Galaxy, Green Lantern's fate, Sparks, and so much more!
Blu-ray Review: Frankenweenie by Derek McCaw (02-01-13)
Revisiting Tim Burton's story of a boy and his undead dog reveals unexpected heart...
Sparks Returns as a Graphic Novel March 1st! by Derek McCaw (01-30-13)
Super noir thriller complete to compete with its film adaptation at Cinequest!
Cinequest Goes Fanboy! Sparks Gets World Premiere March 1 by Derek McCaw (01-29-13)
Chris Folino's indie graphic novel comes to film -- and we have the trailer!
Fanboy Planet Podcast #296 - Ambient Coughing! (1-26-13)
The Fanboys discuss Star Wars news, the end of G4 and nerd style, Drops of God, Ack Ack Macaque, Django toys, Guardian's of the Galaxy, Disney's Project 1952, John Dies at the End, Walking Dead theories, Doctor Who celebrations, King of the Nerds, Arrow, Disney Infinity, and so much more!
The More You Knerd... by Derek McCaw (01-24-13)
Portlandia offers up a Nerd PSA, and we should talk about how it makes us feel...
Rob Corddry, Zombie Method Actor by Derek McCaw (01-24-13)
Corddry shows us how it's done from the set of Warm Bodies...
Disney Infinity Will Leave Skylanders Eating Dirt by Derek McCaw (01-15-13)
Because, you know, Disney just wasn't getting enough of my money already...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #295 - Disneyland Holiday or Wet Bear Jamboree! (1-13-13)
Two Fanboys join to discuss tons of Disney doings, CES news, comics news, Star Wars news, Superior Spider-Man, Gangster Squad, Oscars, and so much more!
Doctor Who: The Snowmen by Drew Simchik (01-02-13)
Drew just got back from Thailand to offer forth his own Great Intelligence...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #294 - Retconning 2012! (12-31-12)
Fanboys look back over highs and lows of 2012, look forward to 2013, cover current fanboy news, and so much more!
Fanboy Planet Podcast #293 - Last Night Before Christmas! (12-24-12)
Fanboys prep for the holidays with an exclusive Darick "Happy" Robertson interview, Amazing Spider-Man, Tron, The Whistling Skull, Star Trek Into Darkness, Les Miserables, Toy Hunter, Doctor Who notes, and so much more!
Suspended Animation: Billy Tucci's A Child Is Born by Mark Allen (12-24-12)
For those who want a graphic novel reminder of the reason for the season...
Movie Review: Les Miserables by Derek McCaw (12-24-12)
Wolverine, Catwoman and Jor-El sing in a French epic... no, you're not dreaming...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #292 - With a Manly Dwarvish Squeee! (12-15-12)
Fanboys chat about Marvel Now! titles, bad doin's at DC, return of Captain K…what?, Spider-Man, Zombies vs. Fanboys, Lone Ranger, The Hobbit, The Walking Dead, Avengers Alliance, Ted, and so much more!
Movie Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey by Ric Bretschneider (12-13-12)
An unexpected addition of material perhaps, but not unwelcome...
Video: The First Full Trailer For Pacific Rim (12-12-12)
Giant monsters. Enormous robot battle suits. Please pop the corn NOW.
Video: In Disney World, There Be Dragons (12-12-12)
Every day, fanboy delusions get closer to reality... I am so happy.
Video: Doctor Who: The Snowmen Trailer (12-12-12)
Is it wrong that THIS is why I can hardly wait for Christmas?
The Wolverine Poster (12-12-12)
A poster so beautiful, it's better than the entire previous movie...
The Croods Vs. Star Trek Into Darkness by J. Dobbs Rosa (12-11-12)
Is Benedict Cumberbatch merely an animated caveman?
Video: The New Man of Steel Trailer (12-11-12)
There will be no kneeling before Zod, but there might be some runway modeling...
Everybody Loves TRON ...Within Reason by Derek McCaw (12-11-12)
It should make a great movie, a great game, a great ride, a great TV show...but it hasn't.
The Fanboy Planet Podcast Holiday Gift Guide 2012! (12-11-12)
UPDATED with Dick Tracy and the 2nd Season Set of Superboy!
Video: A Simple Walk Into Mordor, Episode 1 (12-10-12)
Two Middle-Earth fans make the ultimate journey...
How Many Avengers Does It Take To Save The World? by Derek McCaw (12-10-12)
Go big or go home. It's gonna go BIIIIIGGGG...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #291 - Making List, Checking Twice! (12-7-12)
Fanboys remote broadcast from the luxurious Fairmont Hotel and discuss The Avengers, a new Pan's Labyrinth, Tron, Star Trek, The Walking Dead, a special Fanboy Holiday Gift Suggestion List, and so much more!
The Fanboy Planet Podcast Holiday Gift Guide 2012! (12-07-12)
We gathered at the Fairmont last night, and these are things we realized you NEED, and more!
Warner Archives Springs A Christmas Surprise... by Derek McCaw (12-05-12)
The first Wonder Woman TV movie and the second season of Superboy... next week!
The Hulk Isn't Just Incredible, He's Indestructible by Derek McCaw (12-05-12)
Mark Waid and Leinil Yu deliver what we expected: excellence.
Playing In Neon Alley by Ric Bretschneider (12-05-12)
Teaming with VIZ Media, Playstation wants to give you wall to wall anime!
The New Harry Osborn by Derek McCaw (12-03-12)
Now I really have to watch Chronicle...
Man of Steel In Irons by Derek McCaw (12-03-12)
Warner releases new Man of Steel poster to coincide with Dark Knight Rises release...
Star Trek Into Darkness Rises by Derek McCaw (12-03-12)
Paramount releases the first official poster for the next Star Trek... it's very Cumberbatch.
Frankenweenie Returns To Life On Home Video January 8 (12-03-12)
It's alive! It's ALIVE!
Fanboy Planet Podcast #290 - BRIC House! (11-30-12)
Fanboys trek to Art Boutiki with guest Dan Vado to discuss Superior Spider-Man, Spain, Joe Kubert, Masks, Dresden Files, Star Wars, James Gunn, Days of Future Past, Much Ado About Nothing, and so much more!
Comics Review: The Perfect Time For SAGA by Derek McCaw (11-30-12)
Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples have the book EVERYBODY should read...
Joss Whedon's William Shakespeare by Derek McCaw (11-29-12)
Yes, cast members from Angel will be talking like Thor...
Comics Review: Joe Kubert Presents by Derek McCaw (11-29-12)
The last from a comics giant proves he never lost his power...
Suspended Animation: The Outlaw Prince by Mark Allen (11-28-12)
Dark Horse adapts one of Edgar Rice Burroughs' forgotten heroes... but worth remembering!
Marking Time By Chris McCaw by Derek McCaw (11-28-12)
Yes, I'm proud of my brother. He has a major exhibit in New York City!
Casting Reboots by Derek McCaw (11-27-12)
Would it make sense for Joseph Gordon-Levitt to be Batman? But what's that in X-Men?
Make Way For A Superior Spider-Man by Derek McCaw (11-27-12)
Last week's Amazing Spider-Man #698 changes everything... things might just get oedipal...
Who Wants To Play in the Star Wars Episode VII Pool? by Derek McCaw (11-21-12)
Wouldn't you? UPDATED 11/21/2012 New writers assigned to Episodes VIII and IX...
Movie Review: Life of Pi by Derek McCaw (11-21-12)
So this tiger and this kid are trapped on a boat together...
Deconstructing The Phantom Stranger #2 by Ric Bretschneider (11-20-12)
The secret to undoing the New 52 might be in these pages... but do you care?
Jokes of the Week with Sam Bowers (11-20-12)
5 Hour Energy Drinks and David Petraeus -- no connection at all.
Kickstart a Legend: Kid Beowulf and the Rise of El Cid by Derek McCaw (11-16-12)
Careful... Alexis Fajardo might teach you something...
Fanboy Planet Podcast #289 - Charming Zombies! (11-19-12)
Fanboys sit down to talk up Constantine, The Joker, Marvel Now!, David Lloyd, Marvel's newest serial killer, Star Trek, The Hobbit, OZ, Transformers, Arrow, Walking Dead, new games, and so much more!
Dexter Does Marvel by Derek McCaw (11-16-12)
If only he'd clean up the Marvel Universe...
Temple Running From Print by Derek McCaw (11-16-12)
Care to guess which publisher has the top-selling comics? It's not DC or Marvel...
Doctor Who: Trailer For "The Snowmen" (11-16-12)
Richard E. Grant and Killer Snowmen... this might be the greatest Christmas special of all...
Doctor Who: The Great Detective (11-16-12)
Victorian London. Justice stalks the streets... for a couple of minutes...
Great Moments From Shazam! (11-13-12)
Stressful day? Relax with the Big Red Cheesiness...
DVD Review: FDR: American Badass by Derek McCaw (11-13-12)
Oh, the Axis Powers were evil, all right... EVIL WEREWOLVES!
Jokes of the Week with Sam Bowers (11-13-12)
Post-election commentary -- like the actual situation wasn't funny enough!
The Merc with a Mouth with a New #1... by Derek McCaw (11-12-12)
Deadpool takes on undead Presidents, and not one of them is a Rombie...
DVD Review: Shazam! by Derek McCaw (11-09-12)
The World's Mightiest Mortal travels Route 66 for kids, but it still works...
Once Upon a Dime: The Website by Derek McCaw (11-08-12)
Just noticed that the A.V. Club interviewed Mark Hamill about Comic Book: The Movie, so take a look at this promotional work that some of the Fanboy Planet staff did for him.
Big Hero 6: Saving Japan and Disney Animation by Derek McCaw (11-08-12)
Disney has plans to make this super team into a super animated movie...
Who Wants To Play in the Star Wars Episode VII Pool? by Derek McCaw (11-08-12)
Wouldn't you? UPDATED TWICE 11/8/2012 - New word on the writer!
Movie Review: Skyfall by Ric Bretschneider (11-08-12)
Making the familiar fresh and new, like your next martini...
Hellblazer Is Dead; Long Live Constantine? by Derek McCaw (11-08-12)
Vertigo's longest-running title bites the dust so that DC can have him all to themselves...
David Tennant Enters The Clone Wars by Derek McCaw (11-08-12)
Meet Huyang, the first master of lightsaber construction, not the tenth...
Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome Launches Friday (11-07-12)
A quick video preview of the adventures of young Adama...
The Top Ten Events in the Life of Hellboy (11-07-12)
Forget Obama returning to the White House -- Hellboy returns in December!
Suspended Animation: Star Trek Assignment Earth by Mark Allen (11-07-12)
John Byrne boldly goes where no Roddenberry had gone before... except for that one time...
Elfquest Movie Goes Indie; Sorry, Warner Brothers... by Derek McCaw (11-06-12)
Wendy and Richard Pini choose two fans to make the movie right...
With One Magic Word...: Interviewing Michael Gray by Derek McCaw (11-06-12)
Face to face with a childhood hero... what can you say but "Shazam!"
Fanboy Planet Podcast #288 - I See What You Did There! (11-6-12)
Live from Con-Volution, with fanboy irregular Chris Garcia, and joined by fantasy author Steven Brust, artist Maureen "Mo" Starkey, and games designer and mogul Steve Jackson, discussing comics, movies, tv, corporate mergers, and so much more!
Jokes of the Week with Sam Bowers (Guest-Starring Derek McCaw) (11-05-12)
Comedic commentary on the Disney/Lucas merging...and more!
Movie Review: Flight by David J. Fowlie (11-02-12)
It's a drama, not an action film, but it still has its moments of white-knuckles...
Movie Review: Wreck-it Ralph by Ted Kopulos (11-01-12)
Because video games are people, too...
When Joss Whedon Met The X-Men... by Derek McCaw (11-01-12)
The results were astonishing, and now they're on Blu-ray in motion comics!