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11:00 AM on 01.15.2014

Dr. Wily gets a shot at being good in Mega Man #36

The Archie comics Mega Man and X backup event will debut in Mega Man #34-35, but after that, Issue #36, "A Chance at Redemption" will drop in April. This story will deal with Dr. Wily as a free man, cleared of all h...

Chris Carter

6:00 PM on 01.08.2014

Atomic Poison Ivy is basically a plant spider thing

Atomic Wonder Woman? Badass. Atomic Green Lantern? Awesome. Atomic Poison Ivy? Umm. Up until now the Atomic versions of DC heroes you'll be able to play as in the Infinite Crisis MOBA have been pretty great. So the reveal of Atomic Poison Ivy is kind of a bummer. Mostly because she looks ridiculous walking around with her spider-like plant legs.

Hamza CTZ Aziz

4:00 PM on 01.08.2014

The intro for the Dark Souls II digital comic is out now

Namco Bandai has released the first few pages of the Dark Souls II digital comic, titled "Into the Light." It's written by Rob Williams and Andi Ewington, and you can find it here on the official Facebook page. It appears as ...

Chris Carter

1:00 PM on 01.05.2014

The new Street Fighter IV character is tied to the comics

A source has teased a new clue to Siliconera that the new Ultra Street Fighter IV character has been seen before in the comics. So either she's been in the Street Fighter II manga, or the UDON series. Shoryuken speculates tha...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

3:00 PM on 12.30.2013

Mega Man X will help celebrate Free Comic Book Day 2014

In case you haven't heard, comic book publishers and retailers run a yearly "Free Comic Book Day" promotion. Basically, you go into your local comic book shop, grab a bunch of free comics (some stores limit you to a few picku...

Chris Carter

9:00 AM on 12.25.2013

The Wolf Among Us episode 1 is free on Xbox Live

Telltale's The Wolf Among Us: Faith is free right now on Xbox Live. Doesn't matter if you're a Silver or Gold member, you can go right ahead and snatch it up for the price of nothing. This is pretty much the best way to figur...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

4:30 PM on 12.18.2013

Marvel characters are coming to Minecraft: Xbox 360 Ed.

I don't know that I fully grasp the appeal of premium skins in Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, but I was never one to buy crap for my Avatar, either, so I'm clearly not the intended audience. If I were, however, these characters...

Jordan Devore

11:00 AM on 12.11.2013

Mega Man X & Zero return in Archie's Mega Man #34-35

The regular Mega Man Archie comics storyline will continue as planned for the foreseeable future, but Mega Man X and Zero have decided to cut in with their own tale to tell. As the second half of Issues #34 and 35, ...

Chris Carter

7:00 AM on 12.06.2013

The Curse of Ra Moon comes to an end in Mega Man #32

The Mega Man comic keeps on chugging, and now, the "Curse of Ra Moon" arc is coming to a close in issue #32. This time, Dr. Wily stands with Mega Man as they battle the titular Ra Moon together -- something that rarely h...

Chris Carter

10:00 PM on 11.10.2013

Check out these crazy comics from Dtoider BeatBeat

Dtoid Cblogger BeatBeat has been creating awesome art for the community for a while now -- including this piece inspired by an episode of Communitoid -- but his latest efforts really take the cake. I'm not even going to spoil...

Mr Andy Dixon

4:00 PM on 11.06.2013

Next-gen debut of DC Universe Online brings big changes

With the release of the PlayStation 4 just around the corner, there's already quite a number of games to keep new owners busy 'til the next big release. Though if you're looking for something a bit more comprehensive, then So...

Alessandro Fillari





10:00 AM on 11.05.2013

Have some sample pages for Mega Man #31

The Mega Man Archie comics series continues the latest four part arc with issue #31, the "Curse of Ra Moon" Part Three. #31 will debut the alliance of Mega Man and Break Man against a common enemy, which will no doubt yi...

Chris Carter

12:00 PM on 10.29.2013

Team Fortress 2 is getting into the Halloween spirit

Of all the Halloween events to take place in online games, I feel confident in saying that Team Fortress 2 is among the best at celebrating All Hallows' Eve. It's easily my personal favorite, at any rate. This year's plans ha...

Jordan Devore

11:30 AM on 10.11.2013

Dark Horse to publish The Witcher comic book

The Witcher fantasy RPG series gets a comic book out a collaboration between CD Projekt RED and Dark Horse Comics. So we're going from novels to games to comics! Paul Tobin will cover writing, with art by Joe Querio and cover...

Dale North

11:00 AM on 10.11.2013

Should you buy Wolf Among Us if you haven't read Fables?

Short answer: yes. I've heard talk over the past few days that the first episode of Wolf Among Us may be hard to follow for those of you who haven't read the Fables series, published by DC Comics' Vertigo line. Having played ...

Chris Carter



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Review: The Wolf Among Us: Faith
by Hamza CTZ Aziz

What if the tales we were told growing up such as Snow White, Red Riding Hood, The Wizard of Oz, and so much more were actually all real? That these princesses and monsters exist, and their world neighbors ours? Now consider for a second an evil entity simply known as the Adversary. An evil so powerful that it has systematically taken over the world of all the fables, and those that were able to escape his tyranny have taken refuge in our world, the ordinary and mundane reality of human beings.

That's the very quick and simply premise of Telltale Games' next major episodic adventure, The Wolf Among Us, based on the DC Comics and Vertigo's Fables graphic novel series. Don't think for a second that these are all happy and cheerful Disney-like characters either. No, just like humans they're all broken in so many ways. These characters of lore are doing all that they can to survive and to keep their true lives a secret. There's crime, there's sex, and more than anything else there's death.

In particular, there's a murder to be solved when a severed head of a Fable lands on the doorstep of Snow White and the Big Bad Wolf.

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