Category: Features

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Triangle" / "Checkpoint")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Triangle” / “Checkpoint”)

Harsh feelings within the group cause yet another spell to go awry, and the Watchers return to Sunnydale to offer Buffy and Giles another chance to play by the rules.

Op/Ed - "Moon Knight is a Divisive Masterpiece

Op/Ed – “Moon Knight is a Divisive Masterpiece

Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey are wrapping up one of the most interesting runs on a comic I’ve read in years, and it’s a real bummer.

Rereading Geoff Johns’ ‘Green Lantern’ Part 4: The Sinestro Corps War

Rereading Geoff Johns’ ‘Green Lantern’ Part 4: The Sinestro Corps War

The Sinestro Corps War is a prime example of event comics done right. In this edition of the Green Lantern Reread we look at five reason why this story is so well done.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Listening To Fear" / "Into The Woods")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Listening To Fear” / “Into The Woods”)

Joyce Summers learns the truth about Dawn, and Riley and Buffy’s relationship reaches a major crossroads in these two key Season Five installments.

Op/Ed: The Best and Worst of Recent DC News

Op/Ed: The Best and Worst of Recent DC News

DC has had a couple of big announcements over the past could of weeks. Kelly Harrass breaks down the best and the worst of DC’s news including the new creative teams of Wonder Woman and Batgirl.

Rereading Geoff Johns’ ‘Green Lantern’ Part 3: Prelude to War

Rereading Geoff Johns’ ‘Green Lantern’ Part 3: Prelude to War

The Green Lantern Reread keeps on rolling as Kelly Harrass looks at the adventures leading up to the epic Sinestro Corps War. I hope you’re ready for some Cyborg Superman, lost Lanterns, and Star Sapphires.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Fool For Love" / "Shadow")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Fool For Love” / “Shadow”)

Spike’s origin is finally revealed and an unseen menace plagues Buffy’s mom as Season Five continues to enthrall.

Rereading Geoff Johns’ ‘Green Lantern’ Part 2: The Comeback

Rereading Geoff Johns’ ‘Green Lantern’ Part 2: The Comeback

What happens when Green Lantern fights the Manhunters, a super evolved shark, the Black Hand, Gremlins, Mongul, and Mongul’s sister? You get the first nine issues of Geoff Johns run on the ongoing series.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("No Place Like Home" / "Family")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“No Place Like Home” / “Family”)

The truth behind the mysteries surrounding both Dawn and Tara are finally revealed, as is the main villain of Season Five. Plus, a future multiple Oscar nominee pops by for a guest appearance.

Rereading Geoff Johns’ ‘Green Lantern’ Part 1: Rebirth

Rereading Geoff Johns’ ‘Green Lantern’ Part 1: Rebirth

Kelly Harrass is rereading Geoff Johns’ Green Lantern run and he’s giving you his thoughts on all of it, starting with the six issues that kicked off the run; Green Lantern: Rebirth.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("The Replacement" / "Out Of My Mind")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“The Replacement” / “Out Of My Mind”)

Xander and Riley both experience distinct and unusual identity crises and Spike uncovers some deep dark truths about his feelings toward the Slayer.

Language Learning With Comics - Comic Strips!

Language Learning With Comics – Comic Strips!

In part 2 of Language Learning With Comics, we’re going to forego comic books for something a little easier — comic strips! Find out how to find and translate your favorite comic strips.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Buffy Vs. Dracula" / "Real Me")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Buffy Vs. Dracula” / “Real Me”)

Season 5 begins with a showdown with the world’s most famous vampire and the introduction of an important new character.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Primeval" / "Restless")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Primeval” / “Restless”)

Buffy’s weirdest season yet ends in appropriately weird fashion with the final showdown with Adam and a buttload of Freudian dream theory.

Learning Languages With Comics, part 1

Learning Languages With Comics, part 1

Can you learn a foreign language by reading comic books? In this series, we’ll explore how to use comics as a resource to make learning a new language easier.

Interview: Adam WarRock’s 2014 Donation Drive

Interview: Adam WarRock’s 2014 Donation Drive

If you’re into nerdy music, especially the rap variety, you know the name Adam WarRock. PoP! talks to WarRock about his yearly Donation Drive, the awesome stuff you’ll get for donating, and making music.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("New Moon Rising" / "The Yoko Factor")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“New Moon Rising” / “The Yoko Factor”)

Oz and Angel briefly return to Sunnydale and Spike strikes an unholy alliance with Adam as Season Four races to its conclusion.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Superstar" / "Where The Wild Things Are")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Superstar” / “Where The Wild Things Are”)

The search for Adam is interrupted yet again by a wish-fulfillment spell and a group of sexually repressed poltergeists.

Back This! Toe Tag Riot!

Back This! Toe Tag Riot!

BACK THIS! – From the minds of Matt Miner and Sean Von Gorman comes a Kickstarter project everyone should get behind Toe Tag Riot. A zombie punk band takes on the bigots and racists of the world.

Let’s Talk About Razor Fist for a Minute

Let’s Talk About Razor Fist for a Minute

Doctor Doom. Lex Luthor. The Joker. The Green Goblin… Razor Fist. Needless to say, one of these things is not like the others.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("This Year's Girl" / "Who Are You?"

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“This Year’s Girl” / “Who Are You?”

Buffy’s hunt for Adam is stalled by the return of Faith and a “Freaky Friday” situation as Season Four continues to be all over the place.

‘Godzilla’ Before the Reboot: The Shōwa Series

‘Godzilla’ Before the Reboot: The Shōwa Series

Godzilla has been rebooted once again and, thankfully, it’s a pretty good movie. With that in mind, let’s look back on a world before Godzilla was ever rebooted and examine the classic Showa series.

It’s Time to Let Go, COMMUNITY Fans

It’s Time to Let Go, COMMUNITY Fans

What was once one of TV’s most creative and unconventional comedies has reached its end after five seasons. Many fans are still feeling the sting, but maybe it’s better this way.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("The I In Team" / "Goodbye Iowa")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“The I In Team” / “Goodbye Iowa”)

Buffy gets a little too close to The Initiative’s secret plans and the “Big Bad” of Season Four is finally revealed in these two puzzling installments.

Introducing: #PoPCSR

Introducing: #PoPCSR

Just like in comics, when a limited series is a hit, there’s a good chance it’ll become an ongoing title. Such as the #CS100 was a success, Panels on Pages now introduces…#PoPCSR

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Doomed" / "A New Man")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Doomed” / “A New Man”)

The gang faces yet another Armageddon-type situation and Giles experiences a bizarre transformation in these two decent installments.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Something Blue" / "Hush")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Something Blue” / “Hush”)

Season Four starts to pick up with yet another spell gone wrong and (finally) a legitimately creepy threat. Hopefully this is a sign of good things to come for the season.

Op/Ed: “How Marvel Upset Me at C2E2” or “I Love Free Stuff”

Op/Ed: “How Marvel Upset Me at C2E2” or “I Love Free Stuff”

What did Kelly Harrass take away from his trip to C2E2 2014? A good time with friends, a bunch of comics, and a giveaway at the Marvel booth that left him very frustrated.

C2E2 2014 Day 2 Pics!

C2E2 2014 Day 2 Pics!

It’s the biggest day of the convention and we’ve got buckets of pics for your viewing pleasure. You can practically feel the crowds!

C2E2 2014 Day 1 Pics!

C2E2 2014 Day 1 Pics!

It’s day one, so let’s get the lay of the land and take our first look at the show floor for 2014 before things get nuts tomorrow.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("The Initiative / Pangs")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“The Initiative / Pangs”)

The truth behind the masked soldiers is finally revealed, Spike gets neutered, and the Scoobies celebrate a White Guilt Thanksgiving as the ever-puzzling Season Four continues.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Beer Bad" / "Wild At Heart")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Beer Bad” / “Wild At Heart”)

Buffy drowns her sorrows with a questionable group of new friends and Willow and Oz hit a considerably rough patch in their relationship as college life continues to challenge the Scooby Gang.

Dark Cybertron is What Event Comics Should Be

Dark Cybertron is What Event Comics Should Be

With the Big Two working to outdo each other with ridiculous gimmicks and seemingly pointless events, IDW has changed the face of their Transformers books with near perfect execution.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("The Harsh Light of Day" / "Fear, Itself")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“The Harsh Light of Day” / “Fear, Itself”)

Buffy suffers her first heartbreak at the hands of a human suitor, Xander gains an unlikely lady friend, and the gang tries to survive a real-life haunted house.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("The Freshman" / "Living Conditions")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“The Freshman” / “Living Conditions”)

Adjusting to college life is a challenge for any young woman, but it’s especially trying when you attend school on a Hellmouth, as our plucky heroine finds out in the first two episodes of Season Four.