Comic Books

  • Exclusive Interview: Peter Tomasi Talks ‘Batman Arkham Knight: Volume 1′

    Posted Thursday, July 30th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    In 2009, Rocksteady Studios and Warner Brothers Interactive blew fans away with the first ever Batman video game that actually made you feel like you really were Batman, ‘Batman: Arkham Asylum’! In 2011, they blew our minds again with the sequel, ‘Batman: Arkham City’, which took the adventure out into the open world streets of […]

  • It’s Not That The Thing Doesn’t Wear Pants, He Doesn’t Wear A “Containment Suit” In ‘Fantastic Four’

    Posted Thursday, July 30th, 2015 02:13 pm GMT -4
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    Moviegoers are griping that too much is spoiled by trailers and other promotional materials for movies, but when these viewers can only fixate on one “thing” that is probably beside the point, maybe it’s best to just clear the air and get it out of the way. ‘Fantastic Four’ arrives in theaters next week and […]

  • A Doctor Needs A Nurse: Was Rachel McAdams Offered The Role Of Night Nurse In ‘Doctor Strange’?

    Posted Thursday, July 30th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Marvel has plans for an unlikely character!  While the cinematic/television universe has typically focused on larger names, it sounds as if they have designs for… Night Nurse. ‘Night Nurse’ was the name of a soap opera-type comic that debuted and was quickly cancelled in 1972.  Night Nurse wasn’t actually a code name, but a general […]

  • Scarlett Johansson And Chloe Bennet Get CUT! (Their Hair Anyway)

    Posted Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 05:39 pm GMT -4
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    Two Marvel women went under the blade… no not plastic surgery, but styling sheers.  Expect new looks for ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’‘s Chloe Bennet/Agent Skye and ‘Avengers’‘ Scarlett Johansson/Black Widow. First, in Season Two of the TV series ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’, Agent Skye, who had been something of an enigma in the past, was revealed to […]

  • Rumor Mill: Are Marvel’s ‘Thunderbolts’ Coming To Netflix?

    Posted Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Netflix just announced that it plans to release two Marvel series a year, following the success of its first joint venture ‘Daredevil’.  Rounding out 2015 will be ‘Jessica Jones’.  The two 2016 shows should be ‘Daredevil’ Season 2 and ‘Luke Cage’ with ‘Iron Fist’ and the team-up ‘The Defenders’ coming in 2017.  What comes after […]

  • Buzz: ‘Suicide Squad’ Could Present The Origin Of Harley Quinn

    Posted Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    SPOILER ALERT: This article may contain SPOILERS for ‘Suicide Squad’ so proceed with caution. The ‘Suicide Squad’ is an ensemble movie, featuring an assortment of DC’s nastiest super villains played by some pretty names, from Will Smith as Deadshot to Jai Courtney as (Captain) Boomerang.  But since shooting started, the most attention has been on […]

  • ‘Jessica Jones’ Showrunner Reveals Series Will Be Even More Grounded Than ‘Daredevil’

    Posted Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’ series brought a grounded grittiness to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which up until now has focused on jet-setting millionaires in flying suits, rampaging monsters and literal gods.  The mob-battling Matt Murdock was almost the complete opposite of that, opening the door to a more grounded element of this unfolding world. But can you […]

  • Fantastic Possibilities: Check out New ‘Fantastic Four’ Science Featurettes

    Posted Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    To continue to try to build up hype for next week’s release of ‘Fantastic Four,’ 20th Century Fox released 4 featurettes starring scientist Michio Kaku, who is on hand to explain some of the science behind the film, and how science itself is getting closer and closer to making some of the pseudo-science featured in […]

  • It’s Official: Chris Pine Goes From Captain To Colonel As Steve Trevor In ‘Wonder Woman’

    Posted Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 08:19 pm GMT -4
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    After rumors swirling for months, the speculation is over.  Yes, Chris Pine has signed for a big role in a DC movie, but no, it’s not as Hal Jordan/Green Lantern.  The square-jawed action star, best known as the swaggering modern day Captain James T. Kirk in the ‘Star Trek’ films, will instead be the male […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Get ‘Em While They’re Hot!

    Posted Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 07:45 pm GMT -4
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    Hello and welcome back to yet another brand spanking new edition of Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them all in one easy to […]

  • Ryan Reynolds In Action And Unmasked In New ‘Deadpool’ Movie Pics

    Posted Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Deadpool’ looks to walk new ground in the realm of super hero movies, just as the character does in comics.  The movie will remain faithful, blending over-the-top violence with off-the-wall humor, with both elements evident in the trailer that debuted at Comic Con (and then leaked online).  Even though the movie won’t slay theatergoers until […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – July 29th

    Posted Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 02:22 pm GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 7/22/2015. 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. Santa was taken hostage after witnessing a hostile robbery […]

  • Mark Hamill Is Voicing The Joker In ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’

    Posted Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Many actors have portrayed The Joker, the most famous villain in comics, in various adaptations over many years and every fan has their favorite among the live action versions.  But EVERYONE loves Mark Hamill’s vocal performance as the diabolical clown, beginning in 1992 on ‘Batman: The Animated Series’ and continuing in various spin-offs, movies and […]

  • ‘Star Trek: Renegades’ To Premiere On The Big Screen On August 1st

    Posted Monday, July 27th, 2015 09:16 pm GMT -4
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    Set your phasers to stun as the fan film ‘Star Trek: Renegades’ will be making its Los Angeles big screen premiere on Saturday, August 1 at the iconic Crest Theatre in Westwood, California! ‘Star Trek: Renegades‘ is a unique project that was originally funded through Kickstarter and Indiegogo campaigns as a way to help subsidize a […]

  • New ‘Spider-Man’ Writers John Francis Daley And Jonathan M. Goldstein Discuss A New Comedic Tone

    Posted Monday, July 27th, 2015 07:24 pm GMT -4
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    We have our new Spider-Man– Tom Holland.  We have our Aunt May– Marisa Tomei.  Now we officially have our behind-the-scenes talent, director Jon Watts (‘Cop Car’, ‘Clown’) and writers John Francis Daley and Jonathan M. Goldstein.  Daley and Goldstein were in the running to direct as well, but obviously Sony and Marvel went a different […]