SDCC TV Pilot Review/Recap: THE FLASH

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The CW has a thing. It’s a thing that a lot of people like, mind you: iconic characters played by ridiculously good looking people, interpersonal drama, cheesy voiceovers, and dialogue just slightly above groan-inducing. But hey, the formula works. It worked for Superman in SMALLVILLE, it worked for Oliver Queen in ARROW, and now fastest-man-alive [...]

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SDCC TV Pilot Review/Recap: CONSTANTINE

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I am not, in general, a television enthusiast. I watch movies and the occasional series on DVD, but I never watch cable or TiVo live events or sit down during dinner in front of a network TV show. It’s just not on my radar. I am, however, a HELLBLAZER enthusiast, as well as a Neil [...]

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Darick Robertson Wraps “BALLISTIC”, Teases “OLIVER”

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Darick Robertson is one of my favorite people in the world. He’s the artist on what might be my favorite comic series of all time—TRANSMETROPOLITAN by Warren Ellis. He let me into his head during the creation process of Grant Morrison’s HAPPY! for our print issue #274. He’s busted his balls on the insanely crazy [...]

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FM 275 Sneak Preview!

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Apes and ghosts and comics, oh my! That’s right, now that you’ve all got your heads happily buried in FM 274, it’s time to tease our upcoming issue so you completely lose your foc—I mean—get super excited for what’s next. Debuting at SDCC in July, #275 features a massively epic cover by Jason Edmiston:   [...]

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On Scales and Scale with Bob Eggleton

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The man behind the GODZILLA: GENERATIONS COVERS is FM-favorite artist Bob Eggleton—multiple Hugo Award winner, Chesley Award recipient, and all-around awesome dude who is an endless source of creativity and monsters. We sat down with him at Big Wow! In San Jose to chat mythology and giant reptiles . Famous Monsters. As a painter primarily [...]

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Godzilla, Ultraman, and Kikaida Talk Gareth Edwards’ GODZILLA

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Rather than giving you yet another typical online critic’s opinion, FM has decided to bring you its verdict on the new GODZILLA movie by transcribing the opinions of four more qualified individuals: Godzilla art guru Bob Eggleton, Heisei Godzilla-suit-wearer Kenpachiro Satsuma, original Ultraman Satoshi “Bin” Furuya, and tokusatsu hero of Kikaida and Inazuman Daisuke Ban. [...]

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BENEATH THE MONSTER: Chatting with Sara Karloff

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Interview and photo by Michael Lizarraga. When Lon Chaney Sr. drove by a tall, thin contract actor waiting for a bus one night in the pouring rain, the famous movie star did more than just offer this unassuming Englishman a ride home; he gave his passenger some acting tips that would forever change his life: [...]

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Beyond THE ZONE: An Exclusive Interview with Anne Serling

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Interview and photo by Michael Lizarraga. Whether we were on Mars, in a time machine, wandering a realm, or raising the dead, Rod Serling‘s (THE TWILIGHT ZONE) messages on morals and social justice maneuvered their way into our homes, our hearts, our minds, and our conscience via the vessels of sci-fi and fantasy. Yet more [...]

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A Sneak Peek at FM 274

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While the lot of you are still reading and enjoying FM 273 (you ARE, aren’t you?), it’s time to preview our yearly Kaiju Issue—which of course means we have welcomed Consulting Editor (and Big Wow! Special Guest) August Ragone on board to help us deliver a tribute of massive proportions… SIXTY YEARS OF GODZILLA! The [...]

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GENRE SMASH!: Eric Kripke talks REVOLUTION, SUPERNATURAL

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Tuesday night at the NerdMelt theater in Los Angeles, television writer and creator Eric Kripke was on hand for a panel called GENRE SMASH!—a nonprofit event sponsored by the Writer’s Guild Foundation that drew a packed house into the back of Meltdown Comics. Kripke is perhaps best known as the creator of the brothers-fighting-monsters series [...]

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