G1 Climax 26 Preview: The A Block

G1 Climax 26 Preview: The A Block

New Japan's huge G1 Climax tournament kicks off on July 18th and today we're looking at the ten wrestlers that make up the A Block. ... [more]
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It's New To Me - X-MEN: THE ANIMATED SERIES ("Enter Magneto" / "Deadly Reunions")

It’s New To Me – X-MEN: THE ANIMATED SERIES (“Enter Magneto” / “Deadly Reunions”)

Xavier and Wolverine run into their old nemeses, and the X-Men's dream of human / mutant cohabitation faces some formidable challenges. ... [more]
Jul 08, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post
WWE SUPERSTAR SHOWDOWN Will Superkick the Fun into You [Review]

WWE SUPERSTAR SHOWDOWN Will Superkick the Fun into You [Review]

There's a WWE board game and contrary to what you may have guessed... it's actually kind of good. Surprised? Me too! Am I biased? Maybe. ... [more]
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post
It's New To Me - X-MEN: THE ANIMATED SERIES ("Night Of The Sentinels, Parts 1 & 2")

It’s New To Me – X-MEN: THE ANIMATED SERIES (“Night Of The Sentinels, Parts 1 & 2”)

PoP!'s classic TV column returns with a look back at one of the most beloved cartoons of the Nineties. Morph, we hardly knew you. ... [more]
Jul 01, 2016 | 1 comment | View Post
The Best Matches of the First Half of 2016

The Best Matches of the First Half of 2016

We’re halfway through 2016 and that means only six months until the best of 2016 lists start rolling in. We’re getting a jump on things and we’ve got the best matches of the first half of the year ready for your perusal.

Can Ring of Honor Afford to Stagnate in the Ever Changing Wrestling Landscape?

Can Ring of Honor Afford to Stagnate in the Ever Changing Wrestling Landscape?

Ring of Honor is beginning to stagnate in terms of their booking and with the wrestling world moving faster than ever, that could lead to disaster for the company.

Outside The Longbox - 10 CLOVERFIELD LANE

Outside The Longbox – 10 CLOVERFIELD LANE

The CLOVERFIELD semi-sequel no one knew they wanted is 2016’s most pleasant cinematic surprise.

Does WOLVERINE 3 Really Need To Be R-Rated?

Does WOLVERINE 3 Really Need To Be R-Rated?

Inspired by the phenomenal success of DEADPOOL, Fox is amping up the violence for its third WOLVERINE solo film in hopes of getting an R-Rating, but is that really the best decision?

How Many Snails Does It Take: An In-Person Report of the 6/12/16 ROH Show

How Many Snails Does It Take: An In-Person Report of the 6/12/16 ROH Show

PoP!’s own Kelly Harrass made a trip to a Ring of Honor show on June 12th at Milwaukee’s Turner Hall Ballroom. How was the show? It was pretty great.

Breaking Down Best of the Super Juniors XXIII

Breaking Down Best of the Super Juniors XXIII

Best of the Super Juniors XXIII has ended and this is the conclusion of PoP!’s coverage of the tournament. Today we’ve got stats and graphs breaking down the tournament with some good old fashioned numbers.

Better Late Than Never - BETTER CALL SAUL Season One

Better Late Than Never – BETTER CALL SAUL Season One

AMC’s acclaimed BREAKING BAD prequel series is one of those rare spinoffs that is just as good or better than the original.

Old-School Comic Review - INCREDIBLE HULK Annual # 12 (1983)

Old-School Comic Review – INCREDIBLE HULK Annual # 12 (1983)

Two decades before “Planet Hulk,” Marvel’s Green Goliath made another intergalactic journey to free an oppressed race, with even less positive results.

REDMAN is the WorldStarHipHop of Tokusatsu

REDMAN is the WorldStarHipHop of Tokusatsu

Redman is the tokusatsu hero for you if you like a hero that goes around and beats seemingly innocent monsters to death. Justice or senseless violence? The decision is yours to make.

Prepare for 'APOCALYPSE' with 'ROGUE ONE: AN X-MEN STORY' Trailer

Prepare for ‘APOCALYPSE’ with ‘ROGUE ONE: AN X-MEN STORY’ Trailer

Check out our PoP! Exclusive trailer for ROGUE ONE: AN X-MEN STORY featuring everyone’s favorite southern belle, based shot-for-shot on the ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY teaser trailer released earlier this year.

Better Late Than Never - KRAMPUS

Better Late Than Never – KRAMPUS

This Holiday-themed horror film from the director of TRICK R’ TREAT is a fun and chilling delight no matter what time of year you watch it.

Ranking Every 2016 Best of the Super Juniors Match (Final Update)

Ranking Every 2016 Best of the Super Juniors Match (Final Update)

The Best of the Super Juniors is New Japan’s annual showcase of their junior heavyweight division and this year PoP! is ranking every match over the course of the tournament.

Clearing Out the Backlog 13: Remembering Darwyn Cooke

Clearing Out the Backlog 13: Remembering Darwyn Cooke

In this edition of Clearing Out the Backlog, Kelly remembers Darwyn Cooke, the amazing artist that the world recently lost to a battle with cancer.

Superhero Movies Should Stop Destroying Any More Cities For A While

Superhero Movies Should Stop Destroying Any More Cities For A While

Citywide destruction has become both cliched and problematic in superhero movies, and the makers of these films need to come up with more creative ways to render their climactic battles on the big screen.

Review: ‘The Twilight Children’

Review: ‘The Twilight Children’

Darwyn Cooke’s final published work stands as a master’s thesis in comics storytelling.

Review: ‘Land of the Witching Hour’ #1

Review: ‘Land of the Witching Hour’ #1

So brilliant in its simplicity. And lack of information.

Ring of Honor’s Global Wars Live Show Report

Ring of Honor’s Global Wars Live Show Report

On May 8th, Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro Wrestling co-promoted their big pay per view event, Global Wars in Chicago Ridge and PoP!’s own Kelly Harrass was in attendance.

Review: ‘Batman’ #52

Review: ‘Batman’ #52

Batman’s ‘New 52’ Era ends not with a bang or a whimper but a solid Batman story instead.

What If CIVIL WAR and BATMAN V. SUPERMAN Opened On The Same Weekend?

What If CIVIL WAR and BATMAN V. SUPERMAN Opened On The Same Weekend?

Now that the two biggest superhero movies of the year have officially opened, we can only wonder what would have happened if they both premiered on the same day as originally announced.

Review: “Weavers” #1

Review: “Weavers” #1

Simon Spurrier has made his reputation for having one hell of an imagination. The reputation continues to grow with ‘Weavers’.

Free Comic Book Day 2016 and What You Should Grab

Free Comic Book Day 2016 and What You Should Grab

Free Comic Book Day is on its way! Do you know what free books you want to pick up this year? If you need some ideas, your friends at Panels on Pages are here to help you with the tough decisions.

Review: ‘Alpha King’ #1

Review: ‘Alpha King’ #1

“This book is what happens when beer and comics conceive on a barstool.” Was this a warning from Brian Azarello?

Outside The Longbox  - Documentary Now

Outside The Longbox – Documentary Now

IFC’s seven-episode collection of documentary spoofs by three talented SNL alums successfully rescues the parody genre from its latter-day purgatory.

Where Are the Wrestlers from ROH's 100th Show Now?

Where Are the Wrestlers from ROH’s 100th Show Now?

It’s been 10 years since ROH’s 100th Show and today we’re taking a look at every wrestler on that show to see where they have ended up after a decade has passed. Who went on to great things on this star-studded show?

Review: ‘Superman: American Alien’ #6

Review: ‘Superman: American Alien’ #6

Landis has captured the feeling of why this character is so iconic like no one else has in a long time with nary a death, epic fight, or some long-winded dissertation on what “the Symbol” means.

Review: ‘Renato Jones: The One %’ #1

Review: ‘Renato Jones: The One %’ #1

Image Comics presents an artist and writer that has had some questionable work in the public eye – and his redemption.