Comic Books

  • Marvel Is Force Choking The ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ Prequel Comic

    Posted Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Fans looking forward to the backstory behind the backstory of ‘Star Wars: Rogue One‘ will be sad to hear that Marvel may have cancelled the prequel comic that they had in the works. News of this initially broke when Amazon pulled the pre-order for the release and notified those who had put in for it […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Legends Come In Many Forms

    Posted Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Don’t blink! You might miss out on 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 put them all in one easy to find place […]

  • AMC Drops ‘Preacher’ News: New Trailer, First 4 Minutes, And A ‘Talking Preacher’ To Follow Episodes

    Posted Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    With the ongoing critical and commercial success of ‘The Walking Dead’ as a television show on AMC, the cable channel is banking on their ability to take an “edgy” comic book property and turn it into to TV gold once more.  In just a few short days, AMC will premiere ‘Preacher,’ based on the DC/Vertigo […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – May 18th

    Posted Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 5/18/2016. 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. When she was just a girl, Abbie discovered a […]

  • Fall TV Preview: NBC Releases A Synopsis For New DC Comics-Based Sitcom ‘Powerless’

    Posted Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4
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    NBC didn’t have luck by adapting DC Comics’ ‘Constantine‘ as an hourly drama but they’re trying again, this time with a 30-minute sitcom, ‘Powerless’.  Though it isn’t based on a specific comic book, the show will be set firmly in the DC Universe but will highlight the non-super population, specifically an insurance company that helps […]

  • A New Director’s Name Emerges In Connection To ‘Captain Marvel’

    Posted Monday, May 16th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    The ‘Captain Marvel’ movie was announced ages ago, but still isn’t due until 2019.  We now know that the lead character, also known as Carol Danvers, will likely debut in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ and now comes word that her solo movie may be inching closer to reality. Reportedly, director Elizabeth Wood met with Marvel Studios […]

  • BREAKING: Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn Will Headline Her Own Movie

    Posted Monday, May 16th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Suicide Squad’ doesn’t hit theaters until August 5th, but Warner Brothers appears to really love what they’ve already seen.  The studio gave director David Ayer millions (reportedly tens of millions) to shoot additional action scenes (and possibly more humorous moments).  Now comes word that Margot Robbie will be headlining her own ‘Harley Quinn’ movie! Well, […]

  • No Seriously! Marvel Is Totally Going To Make That ‘Inhumans’ Movie… Some Day

    Posted Monday, May 16th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Oh ‘Inhumans’!  They tried it. Marvel Studios announced a Phase Three film starring these ‘Fantastic Four’ supporting characters and even tried to raise their level of importance in the comic books, where Inhumans became the new mutants.  But the film kept getting bumped further and further back on their schedule until Marvel finally yanked it […]

  • ‘Gambit’ Movie Is Still In The Works: When Will It Begin Production?

    Posted Monday, May 16th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4
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    The ‘Gambit’ movie is turning into the ‘Inhumans’ of 20th Century Fox’s ‘X-Men’ franchise.  While the mutant movies were in a lull, the studio pounced when box office gold Channing Tatum announced that he would like to play the X-Men’s shifty ex-thief in a solo movie.  The film was expected to come out sometime after […]

  • Comic Book Quick-Hit Reviews: Week of May 11, 2016

    Posted Saturday, May 14th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Greetings, humans!  It’s Tony here, your friendly neighborhood reviewer, with some new-comic knowledge to drop on you all.  Every week I’ll be writing a “Quick Hit” 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 […]

  • Raven Returns: Watch Jennifer Lawrence In This ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Clip

    Posted Friday, May 13th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    Is she good or bad?  Either way, Mystique/Raven Darkhölme has been a major part of the ‘X-Men’ movies, first embodied by Rebecca Romijn and more recently by Academy Award-winner Jennifer Lawrence.  The newest flick in the franchise, ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ will be no different as we already know she plays a huge part as an underground […]

  • Michael B. Jordan Becomes The Second ‘Fantastic Four’ Member To Cross Over To The Marvel Cinematic Universe

    Posted Friday, May 13th, 2016 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    It worked wonders for Chris Evans!  Now Michael B Jordan is following in his red boot prints, leaving behind his failed ‘Fantastic Four‘ movie, produced by 20th Century Fox and joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe.  The acclaimed actor has landed an undisclosed role in 2018′s ‘Black Panther’ movie.  Though the role isn’t named, it is […]

  • TV Recap: ‘Legends Of Tomorrow: Destiny’

    Posted Friday, May 13th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    As the episode begins the ‘Legends’ are still imprisoned at the Vanishing Point, Snart and Sara are still hiding aboard the Waverider, and Jax is still on his way back to 2016. To start, let’s go with Jax’s storyline, as he arrives back in 2016 at more or less the same moment that Rip invites […]

  • Greg Berlanti Confirms ‘Booster Gold’… Not As A TV Show, But A Movie

    Posted Friday, May 13th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Ever since Warner Brothers announced a full shared universe of movies based on DC Comics’ heroes, a ‘Blue Beetle/Booster Gold’ buddy comedy has been reportedly in the works.  Last fall, Warner Brothers seemed to confirm that one was in the works, with Greg Berlanti attached, but still didn’t announce a planned release date. Now it […]

  • Masochists Rejoice! ‘Fantastic Four 2′ Could Still Happen At Fox

    Posted Friday, May 13th, 2016 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    If you were to make a list of “Movies That Fans Demand No Sequel Ever Be Made,” well, it would be a lengthy list, for sure; but somewhere on that list, likely near the top, would surely fall ‘Fant4stic,’ aka the 2015 Fantastic Four “reboot” from Fox that was almost universally reviled by critics and […]