Tom Gastall

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CCI: Jerry Robinson: Ambassador of Comics

Mon, August 2nd, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

Comics legend Jerry Robinson sat down with fans at Comic-Con International to discuss his tenure on Batman and discuss "Jerry Robinson: Ambassador Of Comics," the new book on his contribution to comics.

CCI: Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes Panel

Mon, August 2nd, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

Comic-Con International hosted the world premiere of Marvel Studios' animated series "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes" in a panel which also announced an upcoming "Ultimate Spider-Man" cartoon.

CCI: IDW's Hasbro Panel

Wed, July 28th, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

IDW creators sat down with fans during the publisher's Hasbro-themed panel at Comic-Con International to discuss what's coming up next in the worlds of Transformers, G.I.Joe and Dungeons & Dragons comic series.

UCLA Live: Harvey Pekar & Alison Bechdel

Mon, April 26th, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

Venerable autobiographers Harvey Pekar and Alison Bechdel met with fans at UCLA to discuss "American Splendor," "Fun Home" and "Dykes to Watch Out For," and CBR News was there.

WC10: DCU Editorial Presentation

Mon, April 5th, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

DC Comics' brightest stars answered fans' questions about the futures of their favorite characters at WonderCon during the DCU Editorial Presentation, including word on Green Arrow, Batwoman and more.

CBR Plays "Super Street Fighter IV"

Fri, March 26th, 2010 | Category: Video Games

CBR News recently got their hands on Capcom's latest installment of their long-lived and much beloved arcade style fighting franchise, the online-friendly "Super Street Fighter IV." Violence ensued.

UCLA Live Presents Neil Gaiman

Fri, February 5th, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

The prolific creator of comics, novels, film, journalism and poetry spoke to a full house at UCLA Live's Royce Hall about his work on "Sandman," "Coraline," and more. CBR was there to get you the scoop.

CCI: Marvel Games

Thu, August 6th, 2009 | Category: Video Games

At last month's Comic-Con in San Diego, Marvel Games previewed “Marvel Super Hero Squad,” “Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2,” and “Iron Man 2” and CBR was there to get you the scoop!

CCI: FlashForward

Mon, August 3rd, 2009 | Category: TV, Film

David Goyer, Brannon Braga, Marc Guggenheim and the cast of the television show “FlashForward” sat down at Comic-Con to share a sneak peak of the new sci-fi show, which premiers on ABC in September.

CCI: DC Universe Online

Mon, August 3rd, 2009 | Category: Video Games

The creative minds behind “DC Universe Online” presented their highly anticipated MMORPG to gamers at Comic-Con International, and CBR was there to get the nitty gritty from Jim Lee, Geoff Johns, and Marv Wolfman.

CCI: Hellboy

Sun, August 2nd, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

Hellboy creator Mike Mignola and longtime editor Scott Allie met with fans at Comic-Con International to talk about what's next for the Beast of the Apocalypse. CBR News was there to hear the prophecy.

CCI: Coraline

Sun, August 2nd, 2009 | Category: TV, Film

Neil Gaiman and the creative minds behind “Coraline” convened at Comic-Con International to share secrets from the animation’s production and preview special features from the Blu-Ray edition, and CBR was there.

CCI: Marvel Digital Comics & Beyond

Thu, July 30th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Digital Comics premiered its “Spider-Woman” and “X-Men” motion comics at Comic-Con, and CBR was there to get you all the details from Joe Quesada, Dan Buckley, John Cassaday and Neal Adams!

REVIEW: Harry Potter & The Half-Blood Prince

Wed, July 15th, 2009 | Category: TV, Film

The long-awaited "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" is in cinemas now, and CBR contributor Tom Gastall questions the impact this story has on Harry's growth, but gives the film high marks for its depiction of adolescence.

Talking with the Cast of "Virtuality"

Mon, June 29th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

CBR checked out "Virtuality," the new pilot from "Battlestar Galactica" mastermind Ronald D. Moore about a spaceship crew trapped in a virtual reality world gone wrong, and spoke with the cast.

CBR Plays "Transformers: RotF"

Thu, May 28th, 2009 | Category: Video Games

With multiple developers offering different gaming experiences for the "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" storyline, you might not know which you'd prefer. CBR News has a rundown of the choices that lay in your future.

CBR Plays "Prototype"

Fri, May 22nd, 2009 | Category: Video Games

Radical Entertainment and Activision give CBR News a test run of "Prototype," the new third-person open world video game for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. Includes screenshots and video.

LA Times Festival of Books Goes BOOM!

Mon, April 27th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

Mark Waid and the team of BOOM! Studios held court at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books last weekend to discuss the publisher's increasing line of books and the art of comic book writing.

CBR Plays "Watchmen: The End Is Nigh"

Thu, February 12th, 2009 | Category: Video Games

CBR recently took "Watchmen: The End is Nigh" for a spin, and bring you now a report on the violent new video game set in the early days of Rorshach and Nite- Owl's partnership.

CCI: Iron Man Armored Adventures

Tue, July 29th, 2008 | Category: TV, Film

CBR News was on hand last Saturday for Marvel Studios' screening of two episodes from the forthcoming Nicktoons animated series, "Iron Man: Armored Adventures," featuring a teenage Tony Stark.