Comic Books

  • New Milo Manara Marvel Comics Covers Delayed, Not Cancelled

    Posted Thursday, September 25th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -5
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    Around this time last month, renowned artist Milo Manara and Marvel Comics came under fire for their variant cover for ‘Spider-Woman’ #1 that featured an over-sexualized Jessica Drew. Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso later apologized for the cover and promised to be “extra-vigilant in policing their content and how we use them in our marketing,” but stated […]

  • Simon Kinberg Clarifies The Time Changes From ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’

    Posted Thursday, September 25th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -5
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    ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ has been the most successful movie in the film franchise and was almost universally embraced by fans, who were turned off by earlier efforts like ‘X-Men: Last Stand’ and ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine.’  In a surprising twist, a lot of things that fans hated about those two movies were undone, thanks […]

  • Is Marvel Having Deadpool Join Wolverine In Death?

    Posted Thursday, September 25th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    We all know that the big thing at Marvel right now is the ongoing ‘Death of Wolverine‘ storyline where everyone’s favorite overused X-Men is about to bite the big one, but is Marvel planning on having Deadpool join him? The Merc with the Mouth may have finally gotten a movie deal lined up and PG-13 […]

  • To Go With The Crazy, ‘Harley Quinn’ Is Getting A Rub-And-Smell Comic Book!

    Posted Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -5
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    DC Comics will soon be releasing a “rub-and-smell” comic book featuring Harley Quinn. For legal reasons “Harley Quinn Annual’ #1 isn’t being called “Scratch ‘n Sniff,” but instead a “Rub-and-Smell” comic. The October 29th release will include scents of leather, suntan lotion, pizza, and one “mysterious compound” unnamed scent. In an interview with MTV, co-writers Jimmy Palmiotti […]

  • Who Is The Mightiest Marvel Super Villain? Stan Lee Responds!

    Posted Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -5
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    Marvel Studios has been teasing Thanos as their big baddie, inserting him into a teaser in ‘The Avengers’ and granting him a larger role in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ played by Josh Brolin.  But is he really Marvel Comics’ toughest villain?  Not according to Marvel’s iconic Editor Emeritus Stan Lee. Even though Ultron is most […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – September 24th

    Posted Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -5
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 9/24/2014. 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. Does The World Need G.I. Joe? Cobra had become […]

  • Gerard Way Describes His ‘Spider-Verse’ Contributions

    Posted Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 12:17 pm GMT -5
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    About six months ago, Marvel Comics announced an event called ‘Spider-Verse’ that would bring every Spider-Man ever together for the fight of a lifetime. United against a common foe in Morlun, different versions of the wall-crawlers find themselves united against extermination. Though it would be difficult to name everyone involved in this upcoming tale, we […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Return of the Classics

    Posted Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    Why hello there! Welcome to an all new edition of Toy News Tuesday! Just in case this is your first time, we’ll be gentle and explain a little bit about what you’re getting yourself into here! Toy News Tuesday is the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the […]

  • A New Name Emerges As A Contender To Play ‘Black Panther’

    Posted Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    Everyone is looking forward to having a black super hero headline their own movie.  Luke Cage is confirmed for his own Netflix series, and of course we’ve gotten Storm, Iron Patriot and The Falcon on the big screen.  But the Black Panther was the very first black super hero.  Isn’t it time he got his […]

  • “Hunt Or Be Hunted,” With This Official Trailer For ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 5

    Posted Monday, September 22nd, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -5
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    ‘The Walking Dead’ returns on October 12th.  Throughout the summer, AMC has been releasing promotional material, including teasers and photos.  Now with the Season Five premiere just a few weeks away, the network has released a new “official” trailer which further utilizes the “Hunt or Be Hunted” tagline which was a storyline in the comic […]

  • RUMOR ALERT: Did Aquaman Play A Role In Man Of Steel? And What Will His Part Be In ‘Dawn Of Justice’?

    Posted Monday, September 22nd, 2014 10:00 am GMT -5
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    Once again the rumor mill is swirling around ‘Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice’. It’s basically common knowledge that ‘Game of Thrones’ actor Jason Momoa is supposed to be playing Aquaman, although it hasn’t been officially confirmed even at this point, when the movie is already filming. But the latest rumor, as many have speculated, is […]

  • Alan Moore To Write Comic Miniseries ‘Crossed +100′

    Posted Sunday, September 21st, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -5
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    I suppose after finishing his million word novel ‘Jerusalem‘, Alan Moore needed something to do with his time and he’s returning to work on comics with ‘Crossed: +100′. The original ‘Crossed’ series is written by Garth Ennis and 10 issues have been released since it first came out in 2008 and a second series, ‘Crossed: […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Uncanny X-Men’ #26

    Posted Saturday, September 20th, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -5
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    The ongoing fallout of ‘The Last Will And Testament Of Charles Xavier’ is still incomplete as the X-Men have yet to complete a mission that they were given in the last issue. Until they do this, they won’t hear the end of the will or Xavier’s final words. That being said, don’t expect the mission […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘All-New X-Men’ #32

    Posted Saturday, September 20th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -5
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    In ‘All-New X-Men’ #31 we saw that the gifted youngsters from the past had not just been forced forward in time but now forced into onto an alternate Earth as well. To be specific, they were sent over to the Ultimate Universe from a new mutant who seems to have absorbed and now pushes people […]

  • Comic Review: ‘Shutter’ #6

    Posted Saturday, September 20th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -5
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    Any reservations I may have had about ‘Shutter’ have been completely wiped away with this action-packed issue. In this issue, we are finally introduced to what maybe the main antagonist: Kate and Christopher’s older sister (well, we sort of knew this before, but now we see her face). She’s also so evil that apparently she […]