Comic Books

  • Comic Book Quick Hits: Week of July 13, 2016

    Posted Friday, July 15th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Greetings Martians and Venusians, and welcome to Comic Book Quick Hits!  Every week I’ll be writing a “Quick Hits” review piece to give some brief highlights to a handful of great comic books that have come out in the last week or two, so you can swing by your local shop and snag an issue […]

  • ‘Red Sonja’ Comic Coming To Home Video As A Motion Comic

    Posted Friday, July 15th, 2016 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Red Sonja is one of those characters that you might know now, but you may not know as much of her back story as you think you do.  Currently featuring in her own series at Dynamite Comics, Sonja actually began life as a character in a short story from Robert E. Howard, creator of Conan the […]

  • ESPN Premieres Two New ‘Suicide Squad’ Videos Featuring Margot Robbie

    Posted Friday, July 15th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Not sure how this happened.  When I was in high school, jocks used to make fun of me for reading comics, now suddenly everybody’s a nerd?  Whatevs. But anyway, as I’m sure you know, Warner Brothers has a highly anticipated film called ‘Suicide Squad’ coming out in just a few weeks.  It will be the […]

  • ‘Supergirl’ Adds Floriana Lima And Ian Gomez To Season 2 Cast

    Posted Thursday, July 14th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -4
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    ‘Supergirl’ has borrowed quite heavily from her more-famous cousin’s mythology and this fall will be no different.  Not only is the Man of Steel himself set to soar into National City, portrayed by Tyler Hoechlin, but expect many more friends and foes from the ‘Superman’ stable to join in. One ally who will actually be […]

  • Will Mark Hamill Return As The Joker After ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’? Uh… Maybe?

    Posted Thursday, July 14th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4
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    To many, Mark Hamill is the quintessential Joker, with his sinister-yet-hilarious voice work on ‘Batman: The Animated Series’ and several subsequent projects from the 90s-2000s.  Hamill’s voice work even tops many iconic live-action performances from the likes of Jack Nicholson and Heath Ledger in many fans’ esteem.  But in 2011, Hamill disappointed his devoted followers […]

  • Selfie Aggrandizement: Check Out New Joker Selfie Shared By Jared Leto

    Posted Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Jared Leto is still in full Joker mode apparently, as he is still promoting the character for the upcoming release of ‘Suicide Squad,’ this time with a disturbing new selfie that is as mesmerizing as it is hard to look at (literally). Of course, there is a chance that part of what is so intriguing […]

  • Enemy Of My Enemy: Deciphering The True Villain Of ‘Suicide Squad’

    Posted Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    With little over a month until we finally get to see what Warner Bros and David Ayers have been cooking up for the ‘Suicide Squad’ movie, many are surprised at the amount of secrecy the film is still shrouded in, especially in the digital age of spoilers and rumors. Most especially, a lot of fans […]

  • Stephen Amell Says ‘Arrow’ Season Five Will Take A Back-To-Basics Approach

    Posted Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 10:00 am GMT -4
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    With SDCC rapidly approaching, news about the various CW/DC shows has been trickling out.  Regarding the show that kicked this shared universe off, ‘Arrow’, we know that star Stephen Amell with be getting a rematch with his WWE opponent Stardust a.k.a. Cody Rhodes, who recently announced his departure from pro wrestling.  Rhodes will play an […]

  • Raising The Dead: Could CW Be Considering A 2nd Season Of ‘Constantine?’

    Posted Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Fans of NBC’s ‘Constantine’ series have been dealt several emotional blows over the past couple of years, first with the cancellation of the series after only 1 season (of 13 episodes) on NBC and then when their hopes of the show being picked up by the CW for a second season were dashed, with the […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Two Weeks To SDCC!

    Posted Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 10:00 pm GMT -4
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    Well, it’s that time again. What? No not that time, what are you crazy? It’s time for an all new 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 […]

  • Marvel NOW! 2.0 Lineup & Promo Art Leaks

    Posted Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    Back in October 2012, Marvel Comics launched the Marvel NOW! initiative. That relaunch saw the debut of several new and exciting ongoing titles, the introduction of new characters and teams, and the new status quo following the conclusion of the ‘Avengers vs. X-Men’ storyline. In October 2016, the House of Ideas will shake things up […]

  • Keiynan Lonsdale Suits Up As Kid Flash For ‘The Flash’ Season 3

    Posted Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    We knew it was a matter of time!  From the moment it was announced that Keiynan Lonsdale would be joining ‘The Flash’ as Wally West, fans began speculating on how he would be related to the West family (since he obviously wasn’t the nephew of Iris as the character is in the comics) and perhaps […]

  • FOX Orders A Pilot For An ‘X-Men’ TV Series In Collaboration With Marvel TV

    Posted Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 04:47 pm GMT -4
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    Details are sparse, but FOX has ordered a pilot for an ‘X-Men’ TV series.  The as-yet-untitled show is said to be an “action adventure” series about two parents who discover that their child has developed mutant powers.  They are: “Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an […]

  • Apparently, ‘Wonder Woman’ Wasn’t Written By Who We Thought

    Posted Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Wonder Woman’ is about to make a big splash at SDCC next week, in anticipation of the film’s June 2, 2017 release.  One thing in the press release was somewhat hidden, but eagle eyed fans spotted the credits for the film’s writers and they aren’t who we were led to believe it was for months […]

  • Legendary Agendas: Team Will Have A New Mission In Season 2 According To ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ EP Marc Guggenheim

    Posted Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    The first season of DC’s ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ was all about the quest to stop the “immortal” villain Vandal Savage from taking over the world at some point in the future, with the added complication that the only heroes able to do it were either Hawkman or Hawkgirl, as they received their powers at the […]