SDCC 2014 Wed & Thurs Schedules: Our Picks (Updated!)

San Diego Comic-Con just released their schedules for Preview Night and Thursday!  There are plenty of panels to choose from and you may wind up a bit cross-eyed trying to get through it all.  So we’ve sifted through the packed schedule and pulled out what we feel may be some of the “not-to-be-missed” panels of the […]

The Kabooooom! Scoop: ‘Batman vs Superman’ Gets Official Title, More “New 52” Titles Canceled, ‘True Blood’ Final Season Trailer, & More!

Finally, Warner Bros.’ Man of Steel sequel has an official title – Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. It’s accompanied by the official logo, above. Thoughts? (via Variety) Unfortunately, this news comes only hours after The Mary Sue‘s Alan Kistler brought some very disparaging comments from Man of Steel and Batman V Superman: Dawn of […]

Kabooooom! Hangout: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The Kabooooom staff may all love pop culture, but we all have different tastes. In Kabooooom! Hangouts, a new ongoing discussion feature, we bring together our different points of view and talk about the today’s hottest comics, television shows and movies. The end result is an opinionated, informative, thought-provoking and – hopefully – amusing conversation. […]

Movie Review: THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2

When The Amazing Spider-Man released in 2012 it was a solid start for the new superhero franchise, but it suffered by choosing to again rehash Spider-Man’s origin which kept the film firmly in the shadow of the previous trilogy. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 doesn’t suffer this same comparison. Director Marc Webb presents a different enough […]

Activision, Call of Duty Beat Expectations on Wall Street

With the release of Call of Duty: Ghosts across all major gaming platforms on November 5, and more recently for the next generation consoles on November 15th, Activision has seen a 98 cent increase in stock price from $16.42 per share to $17.40 per share.  Activision has beat earnings expectations on Wall Street reporting a net […]

E3 Reactions: Sony's Doing it Right

E3 Reactions: Sony’s Doing it Right

The king has returned. This thought must have been running through many minds as Sony finished their keynote speech at E3 which seemed to trump everything that Microsoft and Nintendo presented. The PlayStation 4’s $399 price point, $100 less than the Xbox One, and the lack of DRM will make the console a juggernaut this […]

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 for Vita released

New Shots of Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 for Vita

With the early release of the Vita and the full launch date coming this Wednesday, Feb. 22nd, Capcom has released new screenshots from the portable version of UMVC3. Whomever took these seems quite fond of Phoenix Wright, no Objection! here. The PS Vita version features online and local multiplayer, touch screen functionality, NEAR support and everything […]