Scott West - Writer and Assistant Editor

  • Is The End Near For Shane In ‘The Walking Dead’?

    Posted Monday, January 23rd, 2012 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Ex-showrunner Frank Darabont is gearing up for his next show and, if the casting works out, it could spell the end for one of the characters of ‘The Walking Dead’. Darabont is currently in early production for a new crime drama for TNT called ‘L.A. Noir’. The new show is a period drama set in […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Venom’ #12

    Posted Sunday, January 22nd, 2012 09:00 pm GMT -4

    Flash Thompson is in a difficult spot. His family is being threatened by the Crime-Master, he’s teamed up with his arch-nemesis Jack O’Lantern and he’s now on the run from the American military for stealing the Venom symbiote. To make matters worse, Flash has worn the symbiote too long and it has now bonded with […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avenging Spider-Man’ #3

    Posted Sunday, January 22nd, 2012 02:00 pm GMT -4

    At the finale of ‘Avenging Spider-Man’ #2, the team-up with Spidey wasn’t going so well for the Red Hulk. The pair, in an effort to save a kidnapped J. Jonah Jameson, found themselves in the middle of a war between Mole Man’s moloids and a vicious group of larger underground dwellers. When Jameson accidentally challenges […]

  • Warner Bros. To Adapt Tad Williams’ Cyberpunk ‘Otherland’ Novel Series To Film

    Posted Sunday, January 22nd, 2012 12:00 pm GMT -4

    Walt Disney’s ‘Tron Legacy’ might not have been the virtual reality masterpiece that it tried to be, but that’s not stopping Warner Brothers from stepping up to the plate with their own cyberpunk VR film. WB just acquired the rights to Tad Williams’ cyberpunk ‘Otherland’ novel series. The ‘Otherland’ series began in 1996 with the […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Green Lantern Corps’ #5

    Posted Saturday, January 21st, 2012 02:30 pm GMT -4

    As of the final few pages of ‘Green Lantern Corps’ #4, John Stewart and his crew were captives of the team known only as the Keepers. Meanwhile, Guy Gardner (with a little assistance from the Martian Manhunter) had just interrogated one of the Keepers and discovered the whereabouts of Stewart and his squad. This issue […]

  • Does Hollywood Give Away Too Much With Teasers, Trailers And Clips?

    Posted Friday, January 20th, 2012 06:00 pm GMT -4

    When I was a kid, movie teasers did just that… they teased. Heck! Even the trailers mostly teased! You would get a few scenes from the movie hacked together out of order and seemingly at random. Check out this trailer for the 1984 classic ‘Ghostbusters’… See what I mean? What do you know based on […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ #678

    Posted Friday, January 20th, 2012 04:00 pm GMT -4

    Since ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ #677 was the first half of a crossover arc that ends over in ‘Daredevil’ #8 this week, this issue doesn’t pick up where last issue ended. Instead, it’s the beginning of a new two-issue arc called ‘I Killed Tomorrow’… and boy is this one a doozy! Writer Dan Slott must have been […]

  • ‘Men In Black’ Producer Mark Canton To Adapt ‘Atlantis Rising’ Comic Book To Film

    Posted Friday, January 20th, 2012 11:00 am GMT -4

    Mark Canton, the producer who brought the comics ‘Men in Black’ and Frank Miller’s ‘300’ to the big screen has just signed on to adapt yet another lesser-known comic for film. Yesterday, Coming Soon announced that Canton’s Platinum Studios has acquired the rights to the comic series ‘Atlantis Rising’, created by Scott Mitchell Rosenberg (‘Cowboys […]

  • DC Comics Officially Gets A New Logo

    Posted Thursday, January 19th, 2012 05:00 pm GMT -4

    In 2008, when DC Comics changed it’s logo from the DC “bullet” that many fans (myself included) grew up on, to a new image featuring the letters with a star swirling around the company letters, there was the natural fan backlash. In the past three years, now that it has been used enough and fans […]

  • The Stars Of ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Movie Reveal Plot Details

    Posted Thursday, January 19th, 2012 02:00 pm GMT -4

    Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone, the stars of the upcoming ‘Amazing Spider-Man’, were at a press conference in Tokyo yesterday. Also in attendance were the film’s producers Avi Arad and Matthew Tolmach. The interview (which can be seen in the video below) is quite lengthy but, thanks to SuperHeroHype, we have the quotes that you’d […]

  • David Kajganich To Pen Script For Stephen King’s ‘The Stand’ Movie Adaption

    Posted Thursday, January 19th, 2012 12:00 pm GMT -4

    Stephen King’s epic apocalyptic horror ‘The Stand’ is slowly winding its way back to the screen. ‘The Stand’ is based on a novel released in 1978 that sees the world’s population decimated by a deadly virus known as “Captain Trips”. The survivors of the virus find themselves in a battle of good vs evil for […]

  • ‘Hancock’ Sequel Might Be In The Works Soon

    Posted Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 11:15 pm GMT -4

    Every day, it seems like there is an onslaught of news featuring established comic book heroes coming to the big screen. In just the next few years, we will be seeing ‘The Dark Knight Rises’, ‘Man of Steel’, ‘Amazing Spider-Man’, ‘The Avengers’, ‘Ghost Rider’, and ‘Thor 2’… and those are just the ones I remember […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Batman’ #5

    Posted Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 01:30 pm GMT -4

    Don’t even bother reading this review. Just go out and read ‘Batman’ #5. Yes. It’s that good. But, since you won’t listen to me and you came here for the review, here it is… ‘Batman’ #4 left the caped crusader trapped at the mercy of the Court of Owls, the villainous secret society that has […]

  • ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark’ Producers Counter-Sue Ex-Director Julie Taymor

    Posted Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 10:00 am GMT -4

    Last month, the ex-director and creator of the Broadway musical ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark’, Julie Taymor, filed a lawsuit against the show’s producers claiming that she had not been paid her royalties for her part in the show’s creation. Now the show’s producers have fired back at Taymor with a lawsuit of their own. Their […]

  • ‘Justice League’ #1 Goes Back To Press For An Almost Unheard Of Sixth Print

    Posted Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 09:00 pm GMT -4

    It seems like there’s no stopping the steamroller that is DC’s rebooted ‘Justice League’ title. Just last month, we announced that the #1 issue of the new series was headed back to press for a fifth printing. Now, the DC Universe: The Source blog has announced that a sixth printing is on its way! The […]