Captain America: The Winter Soldier Movie Review

Check out our male vs. female perspective reviews of Captain America: The Winter Soldier! More »

Game of Thrones, Season 4 Episode 1: Two Swords

Read what we thought about the season premiere of Game of Thrones! More »

TV Recap: The Following, Season 2 Episode 12: Betrayal

Check out our recap and thoughts of Betrayal, where Mandy has run away from Joe and gone straight to Lily! More »

WonderCon Programming Schedule Highlights

CCI released the full programming schedule for WonderCon on April 2! Now that we’ve had some time to go through it, we bring you the highlights! More »

TV Recap: The Blacklist, Season 1 Episode 17: Ivan

Here’s our recap and thoughts on Ivan, where the FBI tries to track down a dangerous computer hacker, and Liz investigates Jolene’s mysterious disappearance! More »

Game of Thrones Giveaway

Enter to win the Game of Thrones giveaway, which includes everything you see pictured here! More »

TV Recap: Arrow, Season 2 Episode 17: Birds of Prey

Check out our recap and thoughts of Birds of Prey, where The Huntress returns to Starling City to finish off her father! More »

TV Recap: Revolution, Season 2 Episode 17: Why We Fight

Read what Josh and Violet thought about Why We Fight, where Gene and Miles try to find help in Willoghby, and Monroe makes some plans of his own while Miles is gone! More »

TV Recap: Agents of SHIELD, Season 1 Episode 17: Turn, Turn, Turn

Violet and Josh share their thoughts on Turn, Turn, Turn, where everything changes! More »

 

Seating Capacity at WonderCon

WonderCon

Are you going to WonderCon this weekend and wondering what the seating capacity is for each room at the Anaheim Convention Center? Well, look no further, as we have broken it down for you room by room below!

Agents of SHIELD, Season 1 Episode 17: Turn, Turn, Turn

Agents of SHIELD, Season 1 Episode 17, Turn Turn Turn, Garrett, Coulson
Violet recaps Season 1 Episode 17 of Agents of SHIELD, titled Turn, Turn, Turn, which comes on the heels of the Captain America: The Winter Soldier release, and proves that when it comes to the Marvel universe, “it’s all connected!” In this episode, “everything changes” as the agents try to figure out who they can and can’t trust. Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts on Turn, Turn, Turn.

The Following, Season 2 Episode 12: Betrayal

The Following, Season 2 Episode 12, Betrayal, Mandy, Luke, Mark

Josh recaps Season 2 Episode 12 of The Following, titled Betrayal, where Mandy has run away from Joe and gone straight to Lily, and Joe makes his move against the televangelist, Kingston Tanner! Meanwhile, Claire and Weston try to explain themselves to Ryan. Following the recap, both Josh and Violet share their thoughts on the episode.

Game of Thrones Episode Recap, Season 4 Episode 1: Two Swords

Game of Thrones, Season 4 Episode 1, Two Swords, Daenerys, dragon

Violet recaps the Season 4 premiere of Game of Thrones, titled Two Swords, where Dany’s dragons are growing up fast, Jon Snow explains himself at the Wall, King’s Landing prepares for Joffrey and Margaery’s wedding, and Arya and the Hound find trouble on the road! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts on the episode.

WonderCon Programming Schedule Highlights

WonderCon

Comic-Con International released the full programming schedule for WonderCon Anaheim 2014 on April 2! Now that we’ve had some time to go through it, we bring you the highlights!

Agents of SHIELD Episode Recap, Season 1 Episode 16: End of the Beginning

Agents of SHIELD season 1 episode 16

Josh recaps Season 1 Episode 16 of Agents of SHIELD, titled End of the Beginning, which has Coulson and his team hunting down the Clairvoyant. We also see more of Deathlok, and learn a bit more about Agent May’s deception! Following the recap, Josh and Violet both share their thoughts on the episode

San Diego Comic-Con Hotel Sale

San Diego Comic-Con, SDCC

Although the SDCC Unofficial Blog already reported it last month, Comic-Con International just announced on Friday, April 4 on the Toucan Blog that the General Hotel Sale, or Hotelpocalypse, will take place on Tuesday, April 8 at 9am PT. Read on for more details!

The Following Episode Recap, Season 2 Episode 11: Freedom

The Following, Season 2 Episode 11, Freedom, Emma, Joe Carroll
Violet recaps Season 2 Episode 11 of The Following, titled Freedom, where Joe continues to try to get his followers accustomed to killing, while Ryan and Mike investigate an attack by a group people wearing white masks! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts on the episode.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier Movie Review

Captain America The Winter Soldier Review
Another Marvel movie has hit the theaters, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the sequel that continues the story of Steve Rogers, a World War II soldier frozen from the time of World War II to present day.  The movie follows the events of The Avengers and Captain America’s work at S.H.I.E.L.D.  Check out what Josh and Violet had to say about this film, as they review it (with minimal spoilers!)

Game of Thrones Giveaway

Game of Thrones, giveaway

In honor of the Game of Thrones Season 4 premiere on April 6, we’re doing a Game of Thrones giveaway! Read on for your chance to win everything you see pictured here!

The Walking Dead Episode Recap, Season 4 Episode 16: A

The Walking Dead, Season 4 Episode 16, A, Rick

Violet recaps Season 4 Episode 16, the season finale of The Walking Dead, titled A, which focuses on Rick, Carl, and Michonne as they continue on the road to Terminus! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts about the episode.

Revolution Episode Recap, Season 2 Episode 17: Why We Fight

Revolution, Season 2 Episode 17, Why We Fight, Miles, Gene
Violet recaps Season 2 Episode 17 of Revolution, titled Why We Fight, where Miles accompanies Gene to find help in Willoughby, and Monroe makes some plans of his own while Miles is gone! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts on the episode.

Arrow Episode Recap, Season 2 Episode 17: Birds of Prey

Arrow, Season 2 Episode 17, Birds of Prey, The Huntress, Helena

Violet recaps Season 2 Episode 17 of Arrow, titled Birds of Prey, where The Huntress returns to Starling City to finish off her father! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts about the episode. 

The Blacklist Episode Recap, Season 1 Episode 17: Ivan

The Blacklist, Season 1 Episode 17, Ivan, Elizabeth Keen, Tom Keen
Violet recaps Season 1 Episode 17 of The Blacklist, titled Ivan, where the FBI tries to track down a dangerous computer hacker, and Liz investigates Jolene’s mysterious disappearance! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts about the episode. 

The Following Episode Recap, Season 2 Episode 10: Teacher’s Pet

The Following, Season 2 Episode 10, Teacher's Pet, Weston, Ryan Hardy
Josh recaps Season 2 Episode 10 of The Following, titled Teacher’s Pet. Following the episode recap, both Josh and Violet share their thoughts on the episode.

There is a lot going on in this episode of The Following. Joe begins working his new cult to meld the way he needs them to operate for him. Meanwhile, Ryan realizes he is working with a religious sect, after an engaging conversation with Joe when a plan to trace Joe’s phone doesn’t work. Claire has also come to a decision, and seems to have her own plan on taking down Joe Carroll. There’s a lot to talk about in this episode of The Following, so let’s dig into it!

The Walking Dead Episode Recap, Season 4 Episode 15: Us

The Walking Dead, Season 4 Episode 15, Us, Tara, Glenn
Josh recaps this Season 4 Episode 15 of The Walking Dead, titled Us, which focuses on three storylines. We have the shortest, being Rick, Michonne and Carl, followed by that of Daryl, with his new crew, followed by the main storyline, Glenn and Abraham. I figured it would be easiest to discuss the storylines one by one. Let’s get into this week’s episode of The Walking Dead, titled Us!

Arrow Episode Recap, Season 2 Episode 16: Suicide Squad

Arrow, Season 2 Episode 16, Suicide Squad, Diggle, Deadshot
Violet recaps Season 2 Episode 16 of Arrow, titled Suicide Squad, where ARGUS sends Diggle in with the Suicide Squad, which is made up of Deadshot, Bronze Tiger, and Shrapnel, to extract a deadly nerve agent, and Oliver tries to track down Slade! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts on the episode.

The Blacklist Episode Recap, Season 1 Episode 16: Mako Tanida

The Blacklist, Season 1 Episode 16, Mako Tanida, Reddington, Ressler

Violet recaps Season 1 Episode 16 of The Blacklist, titled Mako Tanida, where Ressler tries to avoid the vengeance of Mako Tanida and seeks Reddington’s help in his own vengeance, and Jolene tries to get some information out of Tom! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts on the episode. 

The Following Episode Recap, Season 2 Episode 9: Unmasked

The Following, Season 2 Episode 9, Unmasked, Emma, Joe Carroll
Violet recaps Season 2 Episode 9 of The Following, titled Unmasked, where Joe helps Micah “make a splash,” and Hardy, Weston, and Max try to figure out who the FBI mole is! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts on the episode.

October Loot Crate Giveaway

Loot Crate, October Loot Crate, Zombie Loot Crate, Ewoking Dead

In consideration of The Walking Dead season finale on Sunday, March 30, we thought now would be a good time to give away the October Loot Crate, which includes everything you see in the picture! Read on for more details and for your chance to win!

Divergent Movie Review

Divergent, Four, Tris
Check out our male vs. female perspective reviews of Divergent, which is based on the post-apocalyptic young adult novel by Veronica Roth! Divergent is directed by Neil Burger, and stars Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Kate Winslet, Jai Courtney, Mekhi Phifer, and Zoe Kravitz. Read on as Josh and Violet give their his and hers reviews of Divergent!

Update on WonderCon Anaheim 2014 Badges and Hotels!

Wondercon Anaheim

WonderCon will take place Friday, April 18 through Sunday, April 20 at the Anaheim Convention Center. Badges for WonderCon Anaheim 2014 went on sale February 14, but certain badge types have sold out! Additionally, some of the hotels have sold out, so a new hotel has been added!  Read on for more information.

The Walking Dead Episode Recap, Season 4 Episode 14: The Grove

The Walking Dead, Season 4 Episode 14, The Grove, Lizzie

Violet recaps Season 4 Episode 14 of The Walking Dead, titled The Grove, which focuses on the group made up of Tyreese, Carol, Judith, Mika, and Lizzie! Following the recap, both Violet and Josh share their thoughts on the episode! 

Arrow Episode Recap, Season 2 Episode 15: The Promise

Arrow, Season 2 Episode 15, The Promise, Oliver Queen
Violet recaps Season 2 Episode 15 of Arrow, titled The Promise, which mainly takes place in the past, as Oliver, Sara, and Slade make their plans to try and take the freighter! Meanwhile, in the present, Oliver is overly suspicious of why Slade is at the Queen mansion. Following the recap, Violet shares her thoughts on the episode.

The Blacklist Episode Recap, Season 1 Episode 15: The Judge

The Blacklist, Season 1 Episode 15, The Judge, Ressler, Keen

Violet recaps Season 1 Episode 15 of The Blacklist, where Keen and Ressler investigate The Judge, who evens the score for wrongfully convicted prisoners, while Tom has a little fun with Jolene at the teacher conference! Following the recap, Violet shares her thoughts on the episode.

The Following Episode Recap, Season 2 Episode 8: The Messenger

The Following, Season 2 Episode 8, The Messenger, Ryan Hardy, Strauss

Violet recaps Season 2 Episode 8 of The Following, titled The Messenger, where Hardy goes after Joe Carroll’s mentor, and Joe gives Micah advice about killing people! Following the recap, Violet shares her thoughts on the episode.

The Walking Dead Episode Recap, Season 4 Episode 13: Alone

The Walking Dead, Season 4 Episode 13, Alone, Maggie, Bob, Sasha
Violet recaps Season 4 Episode 13 of The Walking Dead, titled Alone, where Sasha, Bob, and Maggie disagree over whether to go to Terminus, and Daryl and Beth find a well kept house! Following the recap, Violet shares her thoughts on the episode. 

Arrow Episode Recap, Season 2 Episode 14: Time of Death

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Arrow, Season 2 Episode 14, Time of Death, Sara, Felicity

Violet recaps Season 2 Episode 14 of Arrow, titled Time of Death, where Sara gets a “Welcome Home” party and deals with the repercussions of  her return from the dead, and the Arrow Team tries to stop the Clock King! Following the recap, Violet shares her thoughts on the episode.

CCI Announces Date for SDCC Open Registration!

San Diego Comic-Con, SDCC
Yesterday, CCI sent out emails to everyone eligible for San Diego Comic-Con 2014 Open Online Registration informing them that the registration will take place this Saturday, March 15 at 9:00am PT! Read on for more details.

September Loot Crate Giveaway

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We’ve had a few extra Loot Crates sitting around that we’ve been meaning to use for giveaways for awhile, and guess what!? We’re finally getting around to giving them away, starting with September’s Loot Crate, which includes everything you see in the picture. Read on for more details and for your chance to win!