Comic Books

  • Rumor Confirmed: 2018 Will Bring Us The ‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’ Movie

    Posted Monday, April 24th, 2017 09:00 am GMT -4
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    After months of hushed whispers and speculation that the next X-Men film, given the “working title” of ‘X-Men: Supernova‘ by 20th Century Fox, would look to fix the egregious error that ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’ creating by totally botching the classic “Dark Phoenix” X-Men comic-book story line, we’ve now received word officially: next up in […]

  • C2E2 2017: Marvel Comics Embraces Old & New With ‘Marvel Legacy’

    Posted Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    For some time now, many Marvel Comics readers have been imploring the publisher to go back to the original numbering of their classic titles rather than constantly bombarding comic shops with new #1 issues every time a new story arc started. Well, not only has the House of Ideas been listening, but they’re going the […]

  • Moral Culpability In Genre Fiction

    Posted Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Any fan of comics and genre movies know that good guys and bad guys periodically switch sides for convoluted reasons. It makes being a judge or juror in these worlds a confusing and somewhat comical endeavor. Let’s look at the most common causes for this behavior and see how you pass judgment. Body Hijacking In […]

  • Quivering In Anticipation: Check Out The New ‘Arrow’ Season 5 Trailer Which Teases The Final Episodes And Deathstroke!

    Posted Friday, April 21st, 2017 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    As the end of April creeps up on us, it means one big thing for us TV fanatics: the final run of episodes of our favorite shows this season! And few shows have more exciting final episodes every year than the slew of superhero shows over on the CW, especially this year when the flagship […]

  • C2E2: Christopher Priest Returns To Marvel To Pen ‘Inhumans: Once And Future Kings’

    Posted Friday, April 21st, 2017 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    Straight from the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, it has been announced that not only is writer Christopher Priest returning to Marvel, but that he is set to pen ‘Inhumans: Once and Future Kings’ and tell the definitive origin of The Inhumans! With this five-issue event series telling us how The Inhumans came to be, […]

  • TV Review: ‘Powerless: Emergency Punch-Up’ (Season 1 Episode 9)

    Posted Friday, April 21st, 2017 04:29 pm GMT -4
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    Finally, I feel like ‘Powerless’ found its balance. This week the plot, though an old sitcom trope of being a “bottle-episode,” was entirely launched by their presence in the DC Comics world (they were trapped in the office instead of going on their corporate retreat because of a gas attack by Doctor Psycho), and even […]

  • Major Cameos For ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2′ Confirmed!

    Posted Friday, April 21st, 2017 09:00 am GMT -4
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    As we get closer to the release date of the next big Marvel Cinematic Universe offering, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2,’ more and more tidbits of the film are slowly starting to make themselves known.  Fans are eager for this information, of course, seeing as how the first ‘Guardians’ film was a major score […]

  • BOOM! Studios Is Set To Bring Us A ‘War For The Planet Of The Apes’ Comic!

    Posted Thursday, April 20th, 2017 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    With ‘War for the Planet of the Apes‘ set to debut in July, we’ve just learned that BOOM! Studios are set to bring us a comic that helps tell the events which take place between it and it’s 2014 predecessor ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.’ The comic lands on July 12th, 2017 which […]

  • C2E2 2017: DC Comics Welcomes The Next Generation With ‘Dark Matter’

    Posted Thursday, April 20th, 2017 05:25 pm GMT -4
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    Earlier this month, DC Comics announced that Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo would be reuniting for ‘Dark Nights: Metal’, a story that will examine every choice a hero doesn’t take and every path they don’t walk, opening up worlds that are forged by nightmares. But what they didn’t talk about in that announcement was that […]

  • Joss Whedon Muses On Casting The Right ‘Batgirl’

    Posted Thursday, April 20th, 2017 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    It came as quite a shock to fans when it was announced that Joss Whedon, the director behind two of the highest grossing comic book movies ever, ‘Avengers’ and ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ for Marvel Studios, had crossed over to the Distinguished Competition to helm a movie based on DC’s ‘Batgirl’.  No other info was […]

  • IDW Publishing Will Bring Us More Legends With ‘Star Wars: The Classic Newspaper Comics’ Vol. 1!

    Posted Thursday, April 20th, 2017 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Fresh after the news of IDW Publishing set to bring us the original kid-friendly ‘Star Wars Adventures‘ we’re learning that they will also be giving us the first volume of the ‘Star Wars: The Classic Newspaper Comics’! To bring this classic daily newspaper strip back into our hands, we’re seeing IDW team with “the multi […]

  • Mark Millar’s ‘Chrononauts’ Gets A Screenwriter; Which Stars Inspired The Story?

    Posted Thursday, April 20th, 2017 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Mark Millar is one of the most prolific comic book writers out there.  His work for Marvel has been so influential that it has been adapted to the big screen in hits like ‘Captain America: Civil War’, ‘Logan’ and ‘Kick-Ass’.  In addition, his creator-owned projects ‘Wanted’ and ‘Kingsman: The Secret Service’ have also proven successful […]

  • Blast From the Past: First Trailer For SyFy’s ‘Krypton’ Is Leaked Online

    Posted Thursday, April 20th, 2017 09:00 am GMT -4
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    (NOTE - it seems that the trailer was pulled before we had a chance to publish this article, but we will be sure to update the article with the full trailer as soon as it is available for online viewing.) On Tuesday it seems that the first trailer for Syfy’s ‘Krypton’ was leaked online via the […]

  • Leslie Uggams’ Blind Al Will Be Back To Kick Wade’s Butt In ‘Deadpool 2′

    Posted Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    One more piece of the ‘Deadpool 2′ puzzle has fallen into place.  Leslie Uggams has confirmed that she is “Definitely” returning in the sequel as Blind Al, Wade Wilson’s sight-impaired but still ass-kicking roommate, whom he met through Craigslist.  The film will be directed by ‘John Wick”s David Leitch with a script by Paul Wernick and […]

  • Freeform Releases The First Trailer For ‘Cloak & Dagger’

    Posted Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 05:37 pm GMT -4
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    It’s still almost a year away, but Freeform has already unleashed a trailer for its 2018 series ‘Cloak & Dagger’ based on the Marvel Comics characters. The show stars Aubrey Joseph and Olivia Holt as the title characters.  In the comics, the pair are the victims of an experiment with synthetic heroin that resulted in them […]