Comic Books

  • SDCC 2014: IDW Releasing ‘Galaxy Quest’ Comic Book Sequel

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -4 by
    When you look at IDW Publishing’s roster of titles, you see some of the most popular characters in film, television, and comic books all in one place. The company specializes in licensed properties and delivers original stories featuring ‘My Little Pony’, ‘Star Trek’,...
  • More On Evangeline Lilly’s ‘Ant-Man’ Character, Plus Fan Outcry

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Janet Van Dyne, also known as the long-running Marvel Super Hero The Wasp, started off as the sidekick to Ant-Man (her eventual husband, Hank Pym) and was a founder of ‘The Avengers’, even coming up with their name.  She was a constant part of the team and even their...
  • SDCC 2014: Marvel Announces First Three ‘Star Wars’ Comics

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    Way back when Disney acquired Lucasfilm, many assumed that it was only a matter of time until ‘Star Wars’ returned to Marvel Comics. After they produced the first run of comic books based on George Lucas’ hit movies in 1977, Dark Horse took over the license in...
  • Toy News Tuesday: SDCC Aftermath

    Posted Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 04:16 pm GMT -4 by
    Just breathe people, San Diego Comic Con is OFFICIALY OVER! We can all take a few minutes to step back and take in all of the awesome that was the last week. Now that you’re calmed down a little bit, it is our esteemed pleasure to welcome you to another all new Toy News Tuesday!...
  • Watch The Comic-Con Trailer For ‘Gotham’ Here

    Posted Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 01:28 pm GMT -4 by
    The CW isn’t the only network delving into the vast library of DC Comics this fall.  Fox is betting big on the Batman prequel ‘Gotham’ which depicts the events following Bruce Wayne’s parents murder, as a young James Gordon (Ben McKenzie) rises up in...
  • New Comic Books This Week – July 30th

    Posted Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 7/30/2014. As always, check with your retailer for availability, as not all releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time. Here is what’s on my pull-list this week. New from Dark Horse Comics...
  • Today’s PSA: Do NOT Buy A Turtle After Seeing ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’

    Posted Monday, July 28th, 2014 08:40 pm GMT -4 by
    Call it the ’101 Dalmatians’ effect.  After the live action movie starring Glenn Close came out in the 90s, parents rushed out to buy dalmatian puppies for their kids only to discover that that breed of dog wasn’t the best for young children and abandoned...
  • The ‘Arrow’ Season Three Trailer Reveals Two Major New Bad Guys (And A New Potential Hero)

    Posted Monday, July 28th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Last season of ‘Arrow’ we met Nyssa Al-Ghul, portrayed by Katrina Law, the daughter of the leader of the League of Assassins, Ra’s Al-Ghul.  And while the League and their leader were mentioned, Ra’s Al-Ghul did not physically appear on screen.  But...
  • ‘Constantine’ SDCC Trailer Hints At More From The Supernatural Side Of DC

    Posted Monday, July 28th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    ‘Arrow’ focuses on the more down-to-Earth side of DC Comics, while ‘The Flash’ will welcome the more science fiction aspects.  It looks like NBC’s ‘Constantine’ will embrace the supernatural corner of the DC Universe and not just the...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Storm’ #1

    Posted Sunday, July 27th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Marvel’s first lady (no offense, Carol Danvers), finally gets her own on-going solo comic.  Ororo Munroe, better known as the weather manipulating mutant Storm, is finally stepping out on her own after strong leading roles in ‘X-Men’ and ‘Avengers’...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Deadpool Vs. X-Force’ #2

    Posted Sunday, July 27th, 2014 05:30 pm GMT -4 by
    In the first issue of ‘Deadpool Vs. X-Force,’ we were thrown back to the 90s as Cable had a glowing eye, ‘X-Force’ wasn’t officially formed yet, and Deadpool was still the Merc with the Mouth. Only we’re not in the 90s as someone gave everyone’s...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Supreme: Blue Rose’ #1

    Posted Sunday, July 27th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4 by
    I’m going to be honest with you and say that I walked out of the store with ‘Supreme: Blue Rose’ #1 completely on a whim. I had no idea what the comic was about and I was not familiar with Tula Lotay as an artist off the top of my head. My reasoning for picking...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor’ #1

    Posted Sunday, July 27th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Though Matt Smith recently wrapped up his duties in the TARDIS on ‘Doctor Who’, the adventures aren’t over for his Doctor as the raggedy man returns in Titan Comics’ ‘Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor’. Previously announced alongside ‘Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor’,...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ #4

    Posted Sunday, July 27th, 2014 09:30 am GMT -4 by
    After teasing us from issue number one, ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ has finally joined in on ‘Original Sin.’ Like many other Marvel heroes, Peter Parker has learned a deep, dark secret about his past that looks to have a huge impact on his future. When we last left the web-slinger,...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Trees’ #3

    Posted Saturday, July 26th, 2014 08:25 pm GMT -4 by
    We’re back for another installment of ‘Trees’ and while the last issue seemed to concentrate on what was going on in the arctic, the political state of Somalia, and an old painter who acts like a ninja, only one of those story lines crossed over. Thankfully...