The Good Fight Scores a Win for CBS All Access!

The Good Fight — Cush Jumbo, Christine Baranski, Rose Leslie — CBS All Access (Sundays)

The Good Fight (CBS All Access, Sundays) may be a spin-off from The Good Wife but its first two episodes are as good as anything from that show’s run.

The stunning two-hour premiere opens with characters and familiar, seamlessly integrating the two into a new environment – an environment without the Florricks, but with Diane Lockhart moving from the penthouse to the outhouse and back in a way that feels natural and unforced, and surrounds her with a new cast of equals that equals the one she’s moved on from.

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Legendary Comics Editor Karen Berger To Head Own Imprint at Dark Horse!

Karen Berger – founder and original editor of DC Comics’ influential Vertigo imprint – will  will acquire, edit, and oversee Berger Books, a new line of creator-owned comic books and graphic novels   to be published by Dark Horse Comics.

Berger – whose run at Vertigo found her overseeing such classic titles as Sandman, V for Vendetta, Preacher, Swamp Thing, Fables, Hellblazer, Y: The Last Man, and 100 Bullets – will work from her home on the East Coast.

Like all imprints under the Dark Horse banner, Berger books will be distributed by Penguin Random House.

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Dark Horse & HBO Reveal New Game of Thrones Figures at Toy Fair 2017!

New Dark Horse and HBO Global Licensing Game of Thrones figure – Daenerys Targaryen

Dark Horse and HBO Global Licensing are introducing new looks for some familiar characters in their bestselling line of Game of Thrones figures.

Dark Horse revealed the opening figures, Daenerys Targaryen and Melisandre, the Red Priestess of Asshai, at the American International Toy Fair earlier today.

The new figures will be released in June 2017, coinciding with the Season 7 premiere of the award-winning show this summer.

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Lifeformed: Cleo Makes Contact – Dark Horse Releasing Unique Post-Alien Invasion OGN!

Cleo lives in a world where aliens have invaded – in fact, they killed her father.

How does someone fight back after that? By teaming up with a rebellious member of the shape-shifting species – who takes the form of her late father.

Lifeformed: Cleo Makes Contact is a new graphic novel from Dark Horse Comics. It will be in stores on September 6th. Pre-orders are now being taken on Amazon.

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The Walking Dead Keep Rising!

Alanna Masterson as Tara Chambler, Danai Gurira as Michonne, Andrew Lincoln as Rick Grimes, Chandler Riggs as Carl Grimes, Jason Douglas as Tobin, Ross Marquand as Aaron, Christian Serratos as Rosita Espinosa,  – The Walking Dead _ Season 7, Episode 9 – Photo Credit: Gene Page/AMC

The Walking Dead continues to dominate the ratings, big time. Its seventh season mid-season premiere showed increases from its mid-season finale in key demographics – to the tune of a 5% increase in toital viewers and a 3% increase in the 18-49 demo.

NFL Sunday? No contest! The Big Bang Theory? Not even close!

Outside of the Super Bowl, TWD continues to reign supreme.

For all the numbers, read on…

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The Great Wall: Great Movie? No! Great Fun? Yes!

Global superstar MATT DAMON is William Garin in Legendary’s “The Great Wall.” Directed by Zhang Yimou (“Hero,” “House of Flying Daggers”) Universal Pictures.

Zhang Yimou’s The Great Wall is the first Chinese big budget movie that is targeted at a global audience. It has a number of Chinese stars and one major American star and tells a story that brings East and West cultures together in an uncomfortable co-operation against a foe that, should it feed enough, could put the entire world at risk.

With The Great Wall Zhang Yimou has become, in essence, the Chinese Cecil B. DeMille. He’s constructed an epic adventure with a cast of thousands. If the plot and dialogue aren’t always brilliant, the scale of the story and the action definitely make up for that – and it looks amazing!

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What to Watch This Weekend: Hell or High Water

On this episode, the GeekScholars host a spoiler-free discussion and review of Hell or High Water, a modern western about two brothers-turned-bank robbers trying to evade the law through the Midwest.

What to Watch This Weekend is a weekly podcast from GeekScholars Movie News. Each Friday, the GeekScholars present a spoiler-free review of a film that has just become available in the past week to watch by renting, streaming, or purchasing.

Hunter Exam Phase 4 At Center of Hunter X Hunter Volume 2!

Hunter X Hunter is the story of ambitious would-be Hunter Gon – Hunters are a special breed, dedicated to tracking down treasures, magical beasts, and even other people. But such pursuits require a license, and less than one in a hundred thousand can pass the grueling qualification exam.

In the about-to-be-released Hunter X Hunter, Gon and his friends face their greatest challenge yet – stealing ID badges from the other Hunter candidates without being caught. If they fail to get a single badge, they fail!

Hunter X Hunter Vol. 2 will be in stores – on Blu-ray and DVD – on February 28th.

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Shadowhunters Winter Finale Set for March!

SHADOWHUNTERS – “By The Light Of Dawn” (Freeform/John Medland)
HARRY SHUM JR., KATHERINE MCNAMARA

The winter finale of Shadowhunters finds Clary facing a wortd of trouble as Valentine’s plan is in full effect.

By the Light of Dawn, the show’s winter finale, will air on Monday, March 6th (Freeform, 8/7C).

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