THE 2017 COMIC GAMERS ASSEMBLE GAME OF THE YEAR AWARDS

2017 is coming to a close, and what a year it has been: The total site views for Comic Gamers Assemble eclipsed 100,000 views earlier in the year; The article count for the site also went well over 1,000 individual pieces; Over 50 reviews were written and published and this has been one of the single busiest…

A CHRISTMAS TIME FUN LOOK AT TOYS BASED ON COMIC BOOK VIDEO GAMES

In previous years around the holiday season I’ve looked at comic book games with a Christmas twist such as Batman: Arkham Origins, the many games inspired by Tim Burton’s Batman Returns, and Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron. While growing up, video games were of my most coveted Christmas gifts as it was only really around that time of year when I…

REVIEW: LEGO MARVEL SUPER HEROES 2 (PS4)

2013’s Lego Marvel Super Heroes isn’t just another Lego game; It’s a game that this site dubbed the greatest Marvel console game of all time. With a plot that brought in nearly every character old and new from every corner of the Marvel Universe, a campaign that felt like a tour through some of Marvel’s most famous locations and…

LEGO MARVEL SUPER HEROES 2 LAUNCH TRAILER

Today marks the day that Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2, the highly anticipated sequel to the 2013 original, arrives on PS4, Xbox One and PC (with a Nintendo Switch version coming soon). Following the events of the first game, the heroes of the Marvel Universe must combine forces to combat the villainous Kang the Conquerer when he…

WHAT I WILL (AND WON’T) MISS ABOUT TOYS-TO-LIFE

Disney Infinity ended in 2016, Lego Dimensions ended about a year and a half later in 2017, and while Activision’s Skylanders hasn’t throw in the towel officially, its taking a year off is very telling that the series is on shaky ground. Started in 2011 with Skylanders: Spryo’s Adventure, the toys-to-life genre of games that allowed action figures to interact with a video…