Comic Books

  • Valiant Entertainment Building A Cinematic Universe

    Posted Saturday, March 14th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Before Disney acquired Marvel, the House of Ideas formed Marvel Studios in order to retain control over the creative direction of their characters on the big screen as opposed to licensing staples such as the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, and Spider-Man to other studios. It all started in 2008 when they released ‘Iron Man’, which […]

  • Marvel Releases First Artwork From ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Prequel Comic

    Posted Friday, March 13th, 2015 10:38 pm GMT -4
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    In his usual style, J. J. Abrams hasn’t yet released much about ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ but it looks like we may find out more when the expanded universe is rewritten in the form of the various books that will be part of the movie lead in called ‘Journey to The Force Awakens.’ Of the […]

  • Wonder Woman Gets Another Makeover With A New Costume

    Posted Friday, March 13th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Get ready to twirl, as DC’s premier female super hero, the legendary Wonder Woman, adopts a brand new costume just shy of three years after debuting a new look during the New 52 launch.  This comes on the heels of reveals of new costumes for Superman and Batman.  (Although I doubt the Batman armor will […]

  • Marvel Announces 6 More Cast Members To Join ‘Daredevil’ In Hell’s Kitchen

    Posted Thursday, March 12th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Marvel is truly gearing up for the exciting release of ‘Daredevil’ on Netflix next month, and to be perfectly honest, based on the trailers, the cast, and the creative crew behind the series, it looks like the 13 episode season is going to be a lot of fun. Today’s news involves announcements regarding more cast […]

  • Big Major Changes Are Coming For Superman!

    Posted Thursday, March 12th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Superman is the first comic book superhero and remains one of the most iconic, but his world (and I don’t mean Krypton) is about to get shaken up by new writer Gene Luen Yang and legendary artist John Romita Jr..  Yang previously wrote the acclaimed graphic novel ‘American Born Chinese’, which explored the themes of […]

  • Renowned Fantasy Author Sir Terry Pratchett Dies At Age 66

    Posted Thursday, March 12th, 2015 12:36 pm GMT -4
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    It is with much sadness that we are reporting that renowned fantasy author Sir Terry Pratchett has passed away due to Alzheimer’s. He was 66 years old. Pratchett has been battling Alzeheimer’s since being diagnosed in 2007 but that has not stopped the author from continuing his love of writing and completed his final book, […]

  • ESRB Ratings Board Explains Why ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’ Is Rated M For Mature

    Posted Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 02:40 pm GMT -4
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    Scenes depicting torture and moments of violence and profanity are cited as reasons why the ESRB ratings board have found ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’ to be rated M for Mature. With the recent news of the open world action game being rated as M for Mature, many gamers and fans were lead to question what kind of […]

  • Are You Ready For The ‘Boldest, Weirdest, Biggest’ Change In The ‘Batman’ Comic? Check Out His Iron(ic) New Costume

    Posted Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Iron Bat?  It looks like one millionaire is following in the footsteps of another, as Bruce Wayne appears to be adopting a Tony Stark-esque suit of armor, complete with shoulder missile launchers (and strangely a smoking gun, but more on that in a second).  The new suit is designed by series regular artist Greg Capullo. […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: We Have A Hulkbuster

    Posted Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Hello and welcome 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 find place […]

  • Super News: ‘Supergirl’ Set Photos Released, and Young Supergirl Cast by CBS

    Posted Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 02:11 pm GMT -4
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    It seems CBS has a few tricks up their sleeves when it comes to the ‘Supergirl’ TV show they are launching, including planned flashbacks to Kara Zor-El’s early days on earth, which is why they announced the casting of Maline Weissman (who played young April O’Neal in ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles‘) as the young Kara. […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – March 11th

    Posted Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 3/11/2015. 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. In ‘Abe Sapien’ #21 the villain takes center stage […]

  • James Gunn Reveals Who Will Not Be In The ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Sequel

    Posted Monday, March 9th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Seems James Gunn is slowly whittling down the list of potential extraterrestrial heroes and villains who will appear in the highly anticipated sequel to ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ most recent with his statements regarding Captain Marvel and Venom, both of whom he claimed would not be making an appearance, despite their origins in outer space. “Getting […]

  • It’s About Time: Caity Lotz Confirms Her Presence On New CW ‘Arrow/Flash’ Spinoff While More Roles Are Revealed

    Posted Monday, March 9th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    During Fan Fest Fest 2015, Caity Lotz came out and spoke on the current state of her character, Sara Lance, and about her involvement in the new CW spin-off series. What might the spin-off series be about? How could she possibly be starring again in the CW’s DC Universe when Sara was dead? Was Sara […]

  • Movie Review: ‘She Makes Comics’

    Posted Sunday, March 8th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4
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      The pervasive idea of comic book stores is a “boys club,” where women can walk in, but must quickly walk out before the leers, jeers, and condescension sets in.  ‘She Makes Comics’ is a bold attempt to dispel the myth that women are not interested in comics, though it may be preaching to the […]

  • The Haircut Makes the Man: See Jared Leto Photos With Joker Haircut

    Posted Friday, March 6th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    The Joker obsession continues, with fans scouring the internet for new pics of Jared Leto with his Joker haircut, which you can see below from his own personal Instagram page, as well as a Tweeted picture of him and Solange Knowles. Despite the original assertion that his hair looked slightly green in the Twitter picture […]