Comic Books

  • Marvel Comics Has A New Iron Man – Er, Iron Woman?

    Posted Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 05:03 pm GMT -4

    Marvel Comics is currently in the middle of their company-spanning “Civil War II” event, a follow-up to the popular “Civil War” storyline first featured in the comics during 2006-2007 and recently adapted to the Marvel Cinematic Universe via this year’s ‘Captain America: Civil War’ film.  In “Civil War II,” opposing superhero factions headed up by […]

  • Check Out A Five-Page Preview Of Marvel’s New ‘Doctor Strange’ Film Prequel Comic

    Posted Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 12:08 pm GMT -4

    As the calendar moves slowly and inexorably towards November, Marvel movie fans count down the days until the next installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe arrives: ‘Doctor Strange,’ the MCU’s first major foray into the world of the mystic and the magical.  A departure from the tone and style of the previous films in the […]

  • ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ Comes To Life In A New Clip And Pictures

    Posted Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4

    Fans are eagerly awaiting the animated adaptation of ‘The Killing Joke’ which reunites the 90s team of Kevin Conroy as Batman and Mark Hamill as The Joker.  The movie will premier at SDCC and get a one night only wide release in theaters on July 25th, before being released on home video. Now DC All […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Ninjas, Elder Gods, And Subspace Portals

    Posted Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Welcome back yet again to an all new Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on 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 for you! We […]

  • Discing Everything: ‘Daredevil’ Season 1 Is Finally Coming To Home Video

    Posted Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4

    Fans of Marvel/ Netflix’s ‘Daredevil‘ series are mostly folk who currently have Netflix, and have been able to watch the seasons online on the streaming service. Oddly enough, however, there has not been a way for people without Netflix to view the series for themselves, as ‘Daredevil’ has yet to have a home video release. […]

  • Legions Of Possibilities: Simon Kinberg Discusses ‘X-Men’ Universe On TV And New ‘Legion’ Series

    Posted Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4

    It seems that 20th Century Fox wants in on all of the super-hero TV action, especially after the continued success of Marvel’s ‘Agents of SHIELD,’ ‘Daredevil‘ and ‘Jessica Jones,’ as well as the DC shows ‘Arrow,’ ‘The Flash,’ ‘Supergirl,’ and ‘Legends of Tomorrow.’ The only issue with bringing Fox’s ‘X-Men’ universe to the small screen […]

  • Top 10 X-Men That Got Screwed In The Movies

    Posted Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4

    SPOILER ALERT: This article contains SPOILERS for all of the ‘X-Men’ movies including ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’.  If you haven’t seen all of them, proceed with caution. 20th Century Fox’s ‘X-Men’ movies are ensemble films.  Even the “solo” movies are peppered with guest appearances from additional comic book characters.  As such, certain characters get shorted when it […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – July 6th

    Posted Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -4

    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 7/6/2016. 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. The Gadflies were the most wanted criminals in the […]

  • Is Ghost Rider Coming To ABC’s ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.?’

    Posted Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4

    Several Marvel characters have not had a good experience to date with crossing over from comic book to TV or film.  Until the most recent season of ‘Daredevil,’ for example, The Punisher had three films and 25 years to get the character right, and had utterly failed to do so each and every time.  So, […]

  • Draco-nian Casting: Tom Felton Announced As Series Regular For ‘The Flash’ Season 3

    Posted Sunday, July 3rd, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4

    WARNING: ‘The Flash’ Season 2 Finale Spoilers Below! Well, it appears that Draco Malfoy has grown up, and will now be appearing on ‘The Flash.’ Of course, I should clarify that it is actually the actor who portrayed Draco, Tom Felton, will be joining the upcoming 3rd Season of ‘The Flash.’ Questions abound of course, especially […]

  • Comic Book Review Quick Hits: Week of June 29, 2016

    Posted Friday, July 1st, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Greetings heroes and heroines, 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 […]

  • Gotta Hydra-te: Marvel’s Explanation For Captain America’s Allegiance To Hydra Is A Lot To Swallow

    Posted Thursday, June 30th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4

    Alright folks, we all knew that Marvel had a plan in mind when they decided to reveal that Captain America now says “Hail Hydra” and has been revealed to be part of that organization, and I suspected that through some loophole they would be able to have their cake (that this is truly Steve Rodgers […]

  • Marvel Calls Out DC In The Pages Of ‘Spider-Man/Deadpool’ Comic

    Posted Thursday, June 30th, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -4

    We’re living in an age of politically-correct everything, so sometimes it’s nice to see a company poking good-natured fun at another company without fear of having people get too bent out of shape about it.  Don’t get me wrong, people might still get bent out of shape about it – and almost assuredly will, because […]

  • New Photos Of Jason Momoa’s Aquaman Surface

    Posted Thursday, June 30th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4

    The ‘Batman V Superman – Ultimate Edition’ keeps on delivering more tasty morsels.  The latest are some behind-the-scenes shots of Jason Momoa, filming his brief cameo as Aquaman in the film.  Of course, Momoa will play a much larger role in ‘Justice League’ next year before spinning off into his own solo movie in 2018. […]

  • Gal Gadot Looks Pensive In Costume In New ‘Wonder Woman’ Set Pictures

    Posted Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice – Ultimate Edition’ promises to deliver not just an expanded cut of the hit film, but peaks at upcoming Warner Brothers DC movies, including ‘Suicide Squad’ and ‘Wonder Woman’ both of which are in the can prepping for release. One bonus feature is a featurette documentary ‘Wonder Woman: The […]