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Stephen Schleicher

Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment.

You can follow him on Twitter @MajorSpoilers and tell him your darkest secrets...

Pandemic Legacy
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We failed to win April the first time, so we are taking on The Faded again. Will we succeed? NOTE: SPOILER WARNING IS IN EFFECT!

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Secret Empire #1
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Are you ready for Secret Empire? I said, “ARE YOU READY FOR SECRET EMPIRE!?” That’s what I thought! Here’s a trailer that Marvel hopes will change your mind.

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LEGO Batman Movie Arkham Asylum
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Where does Batman put all of the criminally insane? Arkham Asylum of course! Take the jump for our review of The LEGO Batman Movie Arkham Asylum set.

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Thor: Ragnarok
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Remember when teaser trailers were 15 seconds long? This morning Marvel Studios released this “teaser trailer” that feels more like a full length trailer for the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok… and it looks fantastic.

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Diamond Comic Distributors has released its list of the top 300 comics sold to the direct market in March 2017.

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March 2017 Dollar Share
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March was a strange month for the comic book industry. While Marvel was able to make the most money (Amazing Spider-Man #25 sold for $9.99), DC was able to ship more books than anyone else. There has been a lot of back and forth over the last couple of weeks with a lot of fingers being pointed, but the final numbers are here, and it is somewhat disappointing.

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Ghost in the Shell
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The lackluster box office performance of the live action Ghost in the Shell isn’t stopping Production I.G. from beginning production on a new Ghost in the Shell anime.

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Godzilla Toys
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If you were impressed with the last Godzilla toys announced by Diamond Comics Distributors and X Plus, wait until you see Battle for Earth figures.

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Paper Moon Locations
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As mentioned during this week’s Zach on Film, Paper Moon was shot in and around the city of Hays, KS. I took some time this morning to track down the locations for the first shot and the last shot of Paper Moon to see the locations today.

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In this installment of Critical Hit – A Major Spoilers Podcast: The team has reached Perdition, but what high strangeness is going on in this town?

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Zach on Film Movie Reviews
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Once again we dive into films that inspired Logan. This week, we take a look at Paper Moon that was filmed in and around our home city.

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Star Wars #1
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The original Marvel Star Wars comics are still fairly easy to come by, but if you were hoping to add the original six issues that have been graded at 9.2 or above, then you better get your checkbook ready this weekend.

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Star Wars Slipcase Edition
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If you want to get all of your favorite Star Wars movie adaptations in one place, Marvel is releasing a massive hardcover slipcase collection on April 18th.

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Egg Attack Chirrut Rogue One Action Figure
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Just when you thought you had seen all of the toys and action figures from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Diamond Comic Distributors has revealed Cirrut and Baze action figures to add to your collection.

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