Business Card Designs That Imagine The Real World Jobs of Famous Movie & TV Show Characters

Italian graphic designers Benedetto Papi and Edoardo Santamato of Invasione Creativa have created Change the Perspective, a conceptual series of business card designs that imagine the real world jobs that famous characters from movies and TV shows would have.

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New X-Men: Days of Future Past Trailer

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20th Century Fox has released the final trailer for Bryan Singer’s X-Men: Days of Future Past.

Opening in theaters on May 23, 2014 the film stars Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Halley Berry, Nicholas Hoult, Ellen Page, Shawn Ashmore, Peter Dinklage, Omar Sy, Daniel Cudmore, Fan Bingbing, Boo Boo Stewart, Adan Canto, Evan Peters, Josh Helman, Lucas Till and Evan Jonigkeit.

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-Men: Days of Future Past. The beloved characters from the original “X-Men” film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from X-Men: First Class, in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.

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Legendary Reveals New Godzilla 2014 WonderCon Poster

This Saturday, April 19, 2014 Legendary and Warner Brothers will be showcasing their Godzilla presentation at WonderCon and if you attend the 11:00 am event, you’ll find yourself walking home with one of these WonderCon exclusive Godzilla posters (below)!

Not only that, but prior to the presentation, at approximately 10:30am, director Gareth Edwards will be signing copies of the poster to any of the lucky fans who stop by!

For more information, be sure to check out the WonderCon page on Comic-Con’s website!

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Jock To Release Time-Limited Batman: The Black Mirror Print On April 16, 2014

On Wednesday April 16, 2014 the artist Jock will debut a gorgeous screen print based on one of his splash pages from Batman: The Black Mirror, available for purchase from his website for just 48 hours.

The 24-inch by 36-inch screen print comes in two versions: black and white ($50), and purple ($65). The same panel was the basis for a statue in DC Collectibles’ Batman Black and White series.

Follow Jock on Twitter to find out when on Wednesday the prints go on sale.

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Batman: The Black Mirror Black & White Print by Jock ($50)

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Learn To Crawl This May In Amazing Spider-Man # 1.1

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This May, following the debut of the highly anticipated return of Peter Parker in Amazing Spider-Man #1, experience his early days as Spider-Man like you’ve never seen before in Learning to Crawl, a new 5-issue series beginning in Amazing Spider-Man #1.1! New York Times Bestselling writer Dan Slott (Superior Spider-Man, Silver Surfer) and Eisner Award-Winning Artist Ramón Pérez (Wolverine and the X-Men, Tale of Sand) craft an all-new spin on the earliest days of the webbed wonder that have bitter consequences to this very day!

From that fateful night he lost his Uncle Ben, a new life began. But there is more to the story of how Peter Parker became the Amazing Spider-Man.

“We all love a good ‘Year One’ story,” says Senior Editor Nick Lowe. “But this is so much MORE! Not only does this address Spider-Man’s past, but it sets up a new villain that will be a huge part of Dan Slott’s AMAZING SPIDER-MAN plans moving forward.”

We all know how Peter Parker learned responsibility, but this series tells the story of how Spider-Man became the super hero we all know and love!  Set within the first 60 days of his webslinging career, Learning to Crawl is an all-new tale set parallel to the character’s first appearance in 1962’s Amazing Fantasy #15 and 1963’s Amazing Spider-Man #1 – #3 that will blaze new trails for upcoming Amazing Spider-Man story arcs in Dan Slott’s new series!

“It’s one thing to know that with great power comes great responsibility, but what do you do with it?” says series writer Dan Slott, in an interview with Marvel.com.

Fans eagerly awaiting Learning to Crawl can get their first taste early with a special 8-page lead-in story from Slott & Pérez in the back of the highly anticipated Amazing Spider-Man #1 later this month!

Now is your chance to experience the story you never knew about the story you know by heart! How did Peter Parker rise to the occasion to become the greatest hero the world has ever seen? And who is the mysterious new villain Clash? All will be answered when the exciting Amazing Spider-Man #1.1 – the first chapter of Learning to Crawl – swings into comic shops on May 7, 2014!

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Batman’s Sidekick Leaves The Cave For ‘Grayson’ Comic

Dick Grayson is trading his superhero suit for secret-agent cool. Batman’s former sidekick embarks on a new life as an undercover superspy in the comic book Grayson, an action-adventure series premiering July 2, 2014 from DC Comics. It’s written by Tim Seeley (Revival) and Tom King, a former CIA counterterrorism operations officer.

After a career of being overshadowed by his cape-and-cowled father figure, this is a chance for Grayson “to take off the mask and step out on his own in a world where he’s not simply being another hero like the hero he grew up with,” King says.

A character who first appeared in 1940, Grayson was the original Robin to Bruce Wayne’s Dark Knight. He went solo as Nightwing in the 1980s and also served as Batman for a time, when Wayne was thought dead.

Grayson’s new employer is the international spy agency Spyral, an organization created by writer Grant Morrison for his Batman, Incorporated series. King sees it as representative of today’s intelligence community: They’re the people who stop bad guys from doing bad things, yet to do that, they employ questionable tactics such as mind erosion.

He is getting a wardrobe makeover, courtesy of Grayson artist Mikel Janin: Gone is Grayson’s mask, and his new outfit reflects the blue-and-black color scheme of his Nightwing togs and features a “G” on his chest, reminiscent of the old “R” from his Robin days.

Read more HERE at USA Today.

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The LEGO Movie: Everything is Awesome Edition

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The LEGO Movie: Everything is Awesome Edition will exclusively include a LEGO Prologue Vitruvius minifigure coupled with a collectible 3D Emmet photo. Also included is the Blu-ray, DVD, UltraViolet HD and a bonus 3D movie.

The set is due to arrive on June 17, 2014. You can order this Amazon exclusive HERE for $59.98.

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Blast Off With Guardians of The Galaxy Figures From Hasbro

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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy is a brand new, space-faring adventure blasting off in theaters on August 1, 2014 and expanding the boundaries of the Marvel Studios cinematic universe further than ever before. The film follows a diverse team of five aliens, led by Peter Quill of Earth (a.k.a. Star-Lord) and featuring Gamora, Drax The Destroyer, Groot and the wisecracking, genetically modified Rocket. Together, these self-described Guardians of the Galaxy will team up to defeat cosmic evil that threatens the entire universe.

Hasbro celebrates the world of Guardians of the Galaxy with a new toy line featuring figures from the Legends Infinite Series line. Kids and fans can collect their favorite characters from “Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy” in this assortment. These impressive six-inch scale figures feature detailed articulation and detailed sculpting and deco. Figures include Star-Lord, Rocket, Gamora, Drax and even Iron Man and Nova! Also, if you collect all six figures you can create your own Groot Build-A-Figure.

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The Growth & Excitement of Casual Gaming

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Casual Gaming Casual games are much more than quick bits of entertainment. Players can enjoy all sorts of different challenges without needing an expensive console. In fact, all of the casual games at GamesFreak.net are completely free to play. Without spending a penny, users can dive into the most popular racing, shooting, and puzzle games, among many others. Each game features unique action and gameplay to suit every type of player. And that’s what casual gaming has become: a form of entertainment that has something for everyone. Action, arcade, parking, and sports are just a few of the categories available to gamers.

Computer users are no longer restricted to Minesweeper and Solitaire. These days, sites like GamesFreak.net offer a vast array of entertaining titles. Action games are a great way to immediately dive into adrenaline-pumping situations. Tower Defense used to be one of the only types of highly addictive action games. Now, players can engage in an epic fantasy battle, become a stealth assassin, or cause mass mayhem — all for free. Arcade games include familiar and new challenges with simple controls and combo-laden gameplay. Gamers compete to set high scores not on a local machine, but on an international leaderboard. Parking games test players’ driving abilities without the risk of getting a ticket. Gamers can sit behind the wheel of exotic vehicles, semi trucks, and emergency vehicles while trying to park in tight spaces. Sport games include team sports, solo athletic competitions, and much more. Instead of throwing a javelin, players can launch meteors back into space! The international phenomenon of monster trucks has its own place in casual gaming.

Click here to check out dozens of monster truck games for every type of player. True fans of the 4×4 spectacle will love the wide selection of vehicles and arenas. In many monster truck games, drivers are challenged to trek across rough terrain without crashing. Monster jam adventures are all about crushing vehicles. Other monster truck games feature explosive puzzles for a completely new type of driving challenge. If you can dream it, you can play it. Casual games are hotter than ever, boasting a sense of a community that is growing every day. Step into the winner’s circle, and become a master of Monster Truck Games!

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Sideshow Collectibles To Release Life Size Han Solo Frozen In Carbonite Figure

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Bring home a piece of the Star Wars film legacy with the Sideshow Collectibles Han Solo in Carbonite Life-Size Figure ($7,000).

This magnificent seven-and-a-half foot tall replica captures every detail of the frozen smuggler with stunning realism, just moments after his affectionate parting words, “I know,” in The Empire Strikes Back. Expertly recreated in fiberglass and high quality materials, film-accurate light effects in the base, side panels and rear power canisters provide added authenticity to Solo’s carbonite prison. Jabba’s most sought-after trophy can now belong to you, as a truly unique centerpiece in any home theater, mancave or Star Wars display.

Comes with full-color detailed instructions, some assembly is required. The figure is expected to ship in October 2014.

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DC Entertainment Celebrates 75 Years of Batman At WonderCon 2014 With Stellar Collection of Talent & Events

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DC Entertainment will mark the 75th anniversary of its iconic Batman character at WonderCon 2014 with an impressive line-up of can’t-miss reveals and exclusives sure to thrill fans of the world’s most popular Super Hero.

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A special highlight of DCE’s WonderCon activities will be the Batman 75th Anniversary Panel scheduled for Saturday, April 19 at 4 pm. The exclusive event brings together a stunning collection of superstar talent heavily influenced by the legendary Dark Knight and his rich 75-year history. DCE co-publisher and renowned Batman artist Jim Lee will join the all-star celebrity duo and writers of the forthcoming Batman 66 Mets The Green Hornet mini-series Kevin Smith (Clerks, Mallrats) and Ralph Garman (Family Guy, KROQ radio personality), the legendary voice of Batman Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series, Batman: Arkham Knight), Peter Girardi, SVP – Creative Affairs, Warner Bros Animation and groundbreaking Batman animator Bruce Timm (Batman: The Animated Series) in a fascinating discussion about the celebrated Super Hero. The must-see panel will also feature an exclusive premiere of an animated short from Darwyn Cooke, inspired by the Batman Beyond series.

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In addition, DCE will join Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation for special events including:

- The world premiere of Son of Batman, the landmark 20th entry in the ongoing series of DC Universe Animated Original Movies. Taking place Friday at 6:00 pm, the screening precedes a star-studded panel including the voice of Batman, Jason O’Mara (Terra Nova, Life on Mars).

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- A special screening of an all-new episode of Teen Titans Go! Scheduled for Friday at 2:00 pm, go behind the scenes of the fan-favorite series with a panel featuring the show’s producers and members of the voice cast.

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- Son of Batman and Teen Titans Go! select voice cast signings will be held at the DCE booth (wristbands required).  The Teen Titans Go! signing will take place on Friday at 1:30pm and signings for Son of Batman will take place on Friday at 3:30pm.

Fans attending WonderCon also have the chance to pick-up three exclusive variant comic books at the Graphitti Designs booth (#301) including:

- The debut issue of the new blockbuster weekly Batman: Eternal #1

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- The latest “Riddler” themed cover of Batman #29 in a location-specific hue of blue from artist Greg Capullo

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- The must-own debut issue of The Sandman: Overature # 1 featuring an exclusive 3-D motion cover, never before seen and only available at the Con

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Home to the most talented writers and artists in the business, DCE’s interactive 1200 square foot booth (#401) will serve as a hub for its stellar collection of appearances, announcements and events at WonderCon 2014.

Can’t make the Con? DC Entertainment’s website is the go-to place for behind the scenes coverage and in-depth interviews. Also, look out for a WonderCon 2014 special edition of DC All Access webseries premiering on Tuesday, April 22 at 10am PST.

Download the DC Entertainment Events App on Apple’s App Store or the Google Play Store to stay up to speed on all DC Entertainment signings and panels at WonderCon.

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MONDO To Release Coraline & ParaNorman Soundtracks On April 22, 2014

This month MONDO is celebrating the works of LAIKA Animation Studios with the premiere release of the soundtracks to both Coraline and ParaNorman on deluxe limited edition vinyl. LAIKA has created two of the greatest animated films of the last decade, and MONDO is honored to be paying tribute to both. The scores to Coraline and ParaNorman couldn’t be any more different. But they are both equally as incredible. Both records will be available for sale on MONDO’s website on April 22, 2014. A special edition of ParaNorman will be available at select Independent retailers as part of Record Store Day on April 19, 2014.

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Music by Bruno Coulais
Original Song by They Might Be Giants
Artwork by Michael DePippo
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The soundtrack to Coraline is haunting, and beautiful. With the help Budapest Orchestra and Choir behind him, Coulais captures the dark child-like imagination of the titular protagonist with a menace and aplomb. Without seeing the film you can follow the musical journey of the story from Coraline’s angsty reality, to her dreamy uneasiness, to the ultimate unravelling.

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Music by Jon Brion
Artwork by DKNG
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For those familiar with the works of Jon Brion (Magnolia, Punch Drunk Love) you’ll immediately recognize the melancholy, ear-worm melodies in his score to ParaNorman. Mixed with 80′s slasher throwback motifs and a whimsical family sensibility it is a terrific score front-to-back.

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Artwork by DKNG
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The record store day version of ParaNorman features Variant Glow in the Dark artwork, as well as mystery colored Glow in the Dark vinyl. This edition is Limited to 500 copies, and each copy comes with a randomly inserted clear splatter disc that glows one of three colors (Red, Blue or Green)

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Clever 3-D Effect Newspaper Ad Hidden In The Classifieds

Advertising creative Felipe Salazar created this clever newspaper ad for a Colombian interior design store that features a three-dimensional rendering of a kitchen hidden in the classifieds section.

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Gallery 1988 Announces 10 Years Show Opening On April 11, 2014

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Gallery 1988 announces a special show celebrating a decade of wonderful art.

Featuring the work of over 100 artists such as Daniel Danger, Dave Perillo, Eric Tan, Joey Spiotto, Joshua Budich, Mark Englert, Mike Mitchell, N.C. Winters, Phantom City Creative and Scott C.

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The gallery show opens on April 11, 2014 and will run until April 26, 2014.

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Artist Nick Comparone Announces Mini Painting Giveaway & Online Sale

Artist Nick Comparone is having a Mini painting giveaway and online sale! Right now Nick is offering a whopping 20% off on all of his paintings located at his online storenvy store: http://designanddestroy.storenvy.com

To enter the giveaway to win 1 of 17 mini paintings of your choice please follow Nick on instagram @nickcomparone, on twitter @designandestroy or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/nickcomparone and repost/share/retweet the post on your favorite social media

The contest and sale ends on April 15, 2014 at midnight EST.

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Batman: Strange Days – Bruce Timm’s Batman 75th Anniversary Short

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A brand new short from producer Bruce Timm featuring a lost tale from Batman’s past, the Dark Knight tracks a strange giant to the mysterious lair of Dr. Hugo Strange.

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Don’t miss “Batman: Strange Days” and other unique DC Nation shorts Wednesday nights at 6:30 p.m. (5:30 CST) on Cartoon Network during Teen Titans Go!

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Paolo Rivera Joins Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. The Art of Level 7

Marvel Television is proud to announce Eisner-award winning superstar artist Paolo Rivera (Daredevil, Amazing Spider-Man) as the newest recruit for Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Art of Level 7, a new landmark initiative bringing top artists from around the world together to celebrate the final six episodes of the series’ inaugural season (airing Tuesdays, 8|7c on the ABC Television Network). Following the latest jaw-dropping episode of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Rivera’s piece brings fans a special look at Coulson’s team after the discovery of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s true nature.

As the Agents struggle to combat a threat unlike anything they’ve ever faced, they’re unaware that a greater one lies closer to home! “Providence”, the eighteenth episode of the series, premieres on Tuesday, April 15th, this week at a special time of 9|8c. “After this week’s big revelation, nothing will be the same for Coulson and his agents in a world without S.H.I.E.L.D.,” said Jeph Loeb, Head of Marvel TV. “We’re excited to work with a world-class talent like Paolo Rivera to create a stunning piece depicting the cold, unforgiving future of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”

Each poster released in this series will be available as limited edition high quality prints at http://www.marvelstore.com/ArtOfLevel7 with “Providence” scheduled to go on sale Friday, April 11th at 1:00am PST. These individually numbered prints are strictly limited to 100 copies and once they’re sold out, they won’t be available again from Marvel. “I’ve had the privilege of painting several of Marvel’s characters from the cinematic universe, but I had always wanted to paint Agent Coulson,” said Paolo Rivera. “Glad I finally got the chance!”

Tune in on Tuesday, April 15th at 8/7c to catch a special encore presentation of “Turn, Turn, Turn,” followed by the world premiere of “Providence” on the ABC Network as Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. airs with new episodes every week through to the shocking season finale. For more information on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., please visit http://www.marvel.com or http://www.abc.com. Join the conversation on Twitter and get all the latest updates with @AgentsOfSHIELD and @Marvel.

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Amazon.com To Acquire Digital Comics Company, ComiXology

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Amazon.com today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire comiXology, the company that revolutionized the digital comics reading experience with their immersive Guided View technology and makes discovering, buying, and reading comic books and graphic novels easier and more fun than ever before.

“ComiXology’s mission is to spread the love of comics and graphic novels in all forms,” said David Steinberger, co-founder and CEO of comiXology. “There is no better home for comiXology than Amazon to see this vision through. Working together, we look to accelerate a new age for comic books and graphic novels.”

“Amazon and comiXology share a passion for reinventing reading in a digital world,” said David Naggar, Amazon Vice President, Content Acquisition and Independent Publishing. “We’ve long admired the passion comiXology brings to changing the way we buy and read comics and graphic novels. We look forward to investing in the business, growing the team, and together, bringing comics and graphic novels to even more readers.”

Founded in 2007, comiXology offers a broad library of digital comic book content from over 75 of the top publishers as well as top independent creators. Following the acquisition, comiXology’s headquarters will remain in New York.

Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Subject to various closing conditions, the acquisition is expected to close in the second quarter of 2014.

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Hero Complex Gallery Presents Craig Drake’s Debut Solo Show Opening On April 11, 2014

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Hero Complex Gallery is proud to present Craig Drake’s debut solo show. This exhibition marks the artist’s first solo show ever, one that has been several months in the making and one you seriously will not want to miss! Craig Drake will also be in attendance for exclusive signing opportunities.

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Some of what you will see at this eagerly anticipated show includes:

- Limited Edition screen prints

- Metalic Ink Variant prints

- 60″x40″ Metals

- 36″x24″ Metals

- 24″x36″ Woods

- Exclusive Brushed Aluminum Metal Giveaways

HCG will also have over 100 giveaways including metals so please get there early while supplies last. The opening reception will be on Friday April 11, 2014 at 4PM. All ages are invited. There is no cover and beverages and music will be provided.

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Ladies & Gentlemen, I Present To You The Alphabet Sandwich

Food Blogger, Nick Chipman of Dude Foods cooked up the Alphabet Sandwich, piled high with 26 toppings that each represent a different letter.

“As far as deciding on which toppings to choose, I sort of just started going through my refrigerator and freezer and finding whatever I could at home, so not having to run to the grocery store for too much probably played the biggest decision in what was on it,” Chipman shared.

Curious what’s on the sandwich? HERE’s the rundown. Job well done, Nick – You made Elmo and Dagwood proud!

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The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Opens at Universal Studios Hollywood in 2016

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With the original Orlando attraction planned for expansion, “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” is heading to the West coast. Universal Studios Hollywood confirmed that a Los Angeles-based “Wizarding World” attraction will open its doors in 2016.

Inspired by the magical world created by J.K. Rowling and brought to life in the Warner Bros. films, “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” at Universal Studios Hollywood will be a fully immersive land designed for the entire family that brings the Harry Potter fiction and films to life with detail and authenticity. Similar to the Orlando Resort-themed land that opened in 2010, the Hollywood experience will be faithful to the visual landscape of the fiction and films, including Hogwarts castle that will serve as the iconic focal point of the themed environment.

“The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” is a collaboration between J.K. Rowling, Warner Bros. Entertainment and Universal Parks and Resorts.

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New Options For Star Wars – D-Tech Me Returning To Star Wars Weekends At Disney World Starting May 16, 2014

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Star Wars – D-Tech Me experience will return this year to Star Wars Weekends at Disney World with a few new options for guests. This year, the experience will be located inside Darth’s Mall, located in Soundstage 1 between Studio Backlot Tour and Toy Story Midway Mania.

For those unfamiliar with Star Wars – D-Tech Me, this 10-minute experience uses the world’s highest-resolution, single-shot 3D face scanner created by our Imagineering scientists with Disney Research labs. The captured image is later sent to a high resolution 3D printer to create the figurine.

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This year, two returning favorites – Carbon-Freeze Me and Stormtrooper – will be joined by two new figurines – Alderaan Princess and X-Wing Pilot. There are both male and female options offered for X-Wing pilot, Carbon-Freeze Me and Stormtrooper figurines. For children, Alderaan Princess and Carbon-Freeze Me figurines will be available in more youthful appearances.

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For the first time, we are introducing a 16-inch figurine. While a wise Jedi Master once said “size matters not,” you can see the size differences of the Stormtrooper figurines in the above image.

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The Star Wars – D-Tech Me 7-inch figurines are $99.95 each, plus shipping and applicable sales tax. For the 16-inch figurines, retail is $149.95 each, plus shipping and applicable sales tax. All participants will receive a specially designed button.

Completed figurines will arrive within 7-8 weeks after the experience if shipping domestically (it takes a little longer if shipping internationally). To book your experience, please call 407-WDW-TECH (407-939-8324).

The experience will be offered during Star Wars Weekends 2014 (May 16 – 18, May 23 – 25, May 30 – June 1, June 6 – 8, and June 13-15).

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Trailer For Jon Favreau’s Chef

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Chef Carl Casper (Jon Favreau) suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner (Dustin Hoffman), he is left to figure out what’s next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with his ex-wife (Sofia Vergara), his friend (John Leguizamo) and his son to launch a food truck. Taking to the road, Chef Carl goes back to his roots to reignite his passion for the kitchen — and zest for life and love.

The film is directed by Jon Favreau and open in New York and Los Angeles on May 9, 2014.

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X-Men: Days of Future Past Lands on the Cover of Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly has revealed the cover to their double sized summer movie preview issue and X-Men: Days of Future Past was the lucky one to appear front and center. Featuring stars Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender and Jennifer Lawrence, you can check it out below!

Opening in theaters on May 23, the film also stars Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, James McAvoy, Halle Berry, Nicholas Hoult, Ellen Page, Shawn Ashmore, Peter Dinklage, Omar Sy, Daniel Cudmore, Fan Bingbing, Boo Boo Stewart, Adan Canto, Evan Peters, Josh Helman, Lucas Till and Evan Jonigkeit.

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-Men: Days of Future Past. The beloved characters from the original “X-Men” film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from X-Men: First Class, in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.

The special issue will arrive on Friday April 11, 2014.

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Deadpool Gets Hitched & Sets New Guinness World Records Title

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On sale today Deadpool # 27 sets a Guinness World Records title for the most comic book characters on a single issue cover! It’s a monumental, record-breaking issue as Wade Wilson ties the knot in front of hundreds of friends and family alike. The oversized cover of Deadpool # 27 includes an amazing 232 characters and creators. With a total of 224 familiar comic book characters, it’s the most on a single issue cover ever, officially setting the Guinness World Records title.

Deadpool Editor, Jordan White, reflected on the recognition by Guinness World Records and said, “When artist Scott Koblish proposed this cover layout to me, I thought he was crazy…but it’s the kind of crazy you have to respect. I think there’s no better testament to both his insanity and the amazing cover he and colorist Val Staples produced than an officially recognized world record.”

The Merc with a Mouth is now the Merc in Matrimony in the pages of the super-sized Deadpool #27 – from current Deadpool writers Gerry Duggan & Brian Posehn along with an epic assortment of nine previous Deadpool writers.

A day many never dreamed would come has finally arrived – and it’s going to be anything but traditional. For starters, Deadpool’s bride Shiklah is an ancient and royal succubus. The ceremony is going to be one for the ages!

But the main story is just the beginning – this super-sized issue is packed to the gills with new stories from all-star Deadpool writers of yesteryear – including Fabian Nicieza, Mark Waid, Joe Kelly, Christopher Priest, Jimmy Palmiotti, Frank Tieri, Gail Simone, Daniel Way & Victor Gischler.

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