Comic Books

  • 5 For Friday: Most Anticipated All-New All-Different Marvel Titles

    Posted Friday, July 24th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Everything is ending at Marvel Comics. Thanks to ‘Secret Wars’, the Marvel Universe and the Ultimate Universe are no more and there is only Battleworld. But what comes after that? In the days leading up to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, we learned about the first wave of All-New All-Different Marvel, which features a massive […]

  • The Villains Are Coming! The Villains Are Coming! Two New Teasers Hint At ‘Gotham’ Season Two

    Posted Friday, July 24th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    ‘Gotham’ originated as a prequel to Batman as we know him, depicting the seedy metropolis the Caped Crusader calls home during a time after the deaths of Thomas and Martha Wayne, focusing on the rise of Lieutenant James Gordon (Ben McKenzie) in a burg overrun with corruption.  Along the way, viewers have gotten to know […]

  • Jones-ing for Praise: Creator Brian Michael Bendis Reveals His Excitement For Netflix’s ‘Jessica Jones’

    Posted Friday, July 24th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    With the first few episodes in the can, it seems the creators of ‘Jessica Jones’ have allowed some screenings of the new show to get feedback on the product, with one of the few who have seen it being the creator of the character, Brian Michael Bendis. While admitting that he himself did not have […]

  • Bryan Singer Admits An ‘X-Men’/’Fantastic Four’ Crossover Is Still Planned

    Posted Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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      Much to Marvel Studios’ chagrin, Fox still holds the film rights to the ‘X-Men’ and ‘Fantastic Four’ which they obtained while Marvel was still in bankruptcy proceedings and before the comic publisher set up their own film studio.  Fox’s’ X-Men’ franchise kicked off with a bang in 2000 with the Bryan Singer-helmed ‘X-Men’ and […]

  • Movie Review: ‘Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!’

    Posted Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    “NOT AGAIN!” These words have been uttered countless times in terrible sequels to terrible movies. But sometimes, very rarely, we get to see this line utilized in a movie where it actually fits, and feels natural. A movie where the story that takes place leaves you baffled, as if what is happening on the screen […]

  • Reiter and Wrong: Jimmy Akingbola Cast As ‘Arrow’ Villain Baron Reiter

    Posted Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Arrow’ is continuing to pick up new cast members for the upcoming 4th Season, with the newest being actor Jimmy Akingbola, who was cast as villain Baron Reiter, and will have a major role to play in the flashbacks of Season 4. When the news broke, some fans were outraged at the casting, wondering how […]

  • Gal Gadot Says Her Wonder Woman Will ‘Inspire’ But Grant Morrison Says She Isn’t What Her Creator Wanted

    Posted Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    The SDCC ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’ trailer was arguably the highlight of the event and helped shed a lot of light on Warner Brothers/DC’s upcoming big screen slugfest and for a lot of fans, seeing Gal Gadot suited up in full Wonder Woman regalia, locked in combat was the most exciting part.  It’s […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘When It Changed’ by Joanna Russ (1972)

    Posted Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 02:30 pm GMT -4
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      It’s Thursday folks, and I hope you’re ready for our Throwback Thursday column this week. It’s a short story that is… well… very short, but it sure packs one hell of a wallop. ‘When It Changed’ is very short story by Hugo award winner, Joanna Russ, who is most well-known for her feminist critiques. […]

  • Robert Kirkman Discusses How ‘The Walking Dead’ Might End

    Posted Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 10:30 am GMT -4
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    Even Robert Kirkman probably would never have guessed that his black and white indie zombie comic book ‘The Walking Dead’ would wind up as a household name, with not just one hit TV adaptation, but two, with the second, ‘Fear The Walking Dead’ shambling out this fall.  And then there are all the trading cards, […]

  • Oh Hell No! ‘Sharknado 4’ Already Greenlit And Fans Get To Determine Tara Reid’s Fate!

    Posted Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    What has become a summertime tradition, Syfy’s third installment in the ‘Sharknado’ series, ‘Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No,’ just upped the ante with an ending that brings new meaning to the word cliffhanger. While it’s no surprise that the cable network has greenlit a ‘Sharknado 4,’ this time they’re letting fans determine what is to […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – July 22nd

    Posted Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 05:30 pm GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 7/22/2015. 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. Tyler’s been around a lot longer than anyone realized. […]

  • Small Changes: Director Peyton Reed Reveals Original Opening of ‘Ant-Man’

    Posted Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Recently ‘Ant-Man’ director Peyton Reed sat down with an interview with Eric Eisenberg over at Cinemablend, for an extended one-on-one interview about the film. It was learned that the film originally ended with Scott Lang hunting down the villain who stole the Cross Particles, but more interesting, Reed also revealed that the film originally had […]

  • Evangeline Lilly’s Pick To Play Her Mother Janet Van Dyne Is Puuuuurrrrrfect!

    Posted Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    MILD SPOILERS for ‘Ant-Man’ – Turn back if you haven’t seen it yet! We now know that Evangeline Lilly‘s character from ‘Ant-Man’, Hope Van Dyne will factor heavily in future Marvel movies.  As comic readers know, one of the founding Avengers was The Wasp, who had an even bigger role as a member of the […]

  • Think You’re A Super Fan? Here’s Which Superhero Has The Biggest Fanbase Per State

    Posted Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 10:30 am GMT -4
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      Ever wonder which superheroes were most popular where?  Seeking like-minded fans of your favorite heroes?  Where should you look?  Well now there is a resource that can tell you that! Spider-Man might be a New York City icon, but his biggest fan base is in the biggest state, Texas!  Meanwhile, Iron Man, a character […]

  • Cooking Up VFX in Hell’s Kitchen: See VFX Breakdown FromThe ‘Daredevil’ Ninja Fight Scene

    Posted Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    With ‘Daredevil’ boasting a number of Emmy nominations, including Main Title design, Sound Editing and Visual Effects, it was only a matter of time until the production companies responsible for the amazing show started strutting their stuff. So it is no surprise that Shade VFX has released a VFX breakdown for the epic fight scene […]