Perils of a new look Penelope

The new look Lady Penelope and Parker have been unveiled, along with a modernised Brains. They seem to have been met with the same despair as the revamped Tracy Brothers. Mr Hackenbacker has been condemned for resembling Alan Carr in some quarters, Parker for pinching Noel Gallagher's polo neck. Well, he would,… » 2/28/15 1:08pm Today 1:08pm

Morning Open Thread: Breakfast Edition

Good morning everybody. It's time for the open thread. I'm about to eat breakfast, and it looks nothing like the one in the image. Which is good, because that looks gross. What's your ideal breakfast? Bacon and eggs? Cereal? The Taco Bell you failed to eat cause you passed out last night? Share below or discuss… » 2/28/15 10:56am Today 10:56am

I went into a Sensory Deprivation Tank. 

Ever since Fringe brought sensory deprivation tanks to my attention I have been wanting to find a place and schedule an appointment, and as luck would have it there was exactly one place around where I lived that offered floating therapy. That's what they call it now floating, and while I didn't pop into another… » 2/27/15 11:47pm Yesterday 11:47pm

Greenmangaming has that new Alien game for 20 bucks today.

For those who, like me, hadn't picked it up yet. It's listed at $25, but there's a code for an additional 20% off your purchase (I picked up Valkyria Chronicles for $8 as well, regularly $20. I don't even know what kind of a game Valkyria Chronicles is, but I hear people like it). The game is redeemable on Steam. » 2/27/15 8:25pm Yesterday 8:25pm

What role will Thor play on Earth in Avengers: Age of Ultron?

The last time we saw Thor (played by Chris Hemsworth) was at the end of Thor: The Dark World, where he had chosen to forgo returning to Asgard and instead stay on Earth. He's now about to pick up Mjolnir a fourth time, with a threat that Hemsworth describes as a story that raises the stakes for the Avengers without… » 2/27/15 3:52pm Yesterday 3:52pm

Marvel's bringing back Runaways!

It's Friday and we're all jonesing for a little good news, so here you go: The Runaways are coming back. The better news? Noelle Stevenson (Nimona, Lumberjanes) is writing! The new book, with Sanford Greene on pencils, is launching as a Secret Wars tie-in this June. » 2/27/15 3:33pm Yesterday 3:33pm