Phoenix may seem like just another major city stop on the Monkees’ 50th anniversary tour, but the Valley – and Arizona at large – boasts many key and quirky connections to the TV band.
This Thursday go where no Phoenician has gone before! Well, actually, we hear that the O.H.S.O. Distillery is frequented by Valley residents on a regular basis, but, nevertheless, Phoenix Trekkies are […]
Phoenix Comicon 2016 took place over this past weekend, and it was absolutely jam-packed full of fun things to do and see. Nearly every genre imaginable was represented, but one of the most prevalent was video games.
In the summer of 1977 I was witness to what was probably the biggest paradigm shift in popular culture that has ever occurred – Star Wars: A New Hope.
The intergalactic heroes at Starfighters Arcade in Mesa will soon be moving their vintage video-game gallery to a bigger and better East Valley location.
Space-nerds are going crazy over the recent Pluto flyby, but what most Earthlings want to know is, ‘When is Pluto going to stop sending us their menacing pets?’
In order to fight our homegrown evil and keep up with AZ’s ever-increasing craziness, Russ Kazmierczak’s Amazing Arizona Comics is becoming a monthly periodical.
The Super Bowl is happening right here in our back forty, so we’d be remiss in our pop culture duties if we didn’t focus this week’s classic cover on football.
Saboten Con is slated to take place this labor day weekend in Glendale
Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner! Sub-Mariner #25 – May, 1970 Cover art […]