Comic Books

  • TV Recap: ‘Game Of Thrones: The Winds Of Winter’

    Posted Monday, June 27th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4

    For anyone who thought ‘Game of Thrones’ might have lost its touch this season because they lost the book material, after the final two episodes of this season, I think the show proved them very wrong. Coming off the strong ‘Battle of the Bastards‘ episode, I, like many, thought that the finale would be mainly […]

  • Bokeem Woodbine Joins Michael Keaton To Menace ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’

    Posted Sunday, June 26th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4

    While it hasn’t been confirmed, it appears that Michael Keaton is officially playing the villain in ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’, rumored to be The Vulture.  But he won’t be alone.  We previously reported that ‘Prometheus’ star Logan Marshall-Green had come on board as a fellow antagonist.  Now comes word that another actor will also be siding with […]

  • ‘Gotham’ Casts Maggie Geha As An Older Poison Ivy For Season Three

    Posted Sunday, June 26th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Gotham’ wants to take the character Ivy Pepper in a decidedly different direction.  Therefore young Clare Foley is out and Maggie Geha is in for Season Three.  Geha is best known as the Girl, as the host of a DIY/how to tutorial series, and has dabbled in acting with her longest stint being six […]

  • Web Warriors: Hannibal Buress Joins ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ As Film Continues To Expand Cast

    Posted Sunday, June 26th, 2016 02:05 pm GMT -4

    Yet more casting news on the ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ front, as a group of new actors have been announced as being cast in the big super-hero film, though due to all of the secrecy still surrounding the latest Spidey pic, we have no idea who they will be playing. Most prominent among the new editions is […]

  • Comic Book Quick Hit Reviews: Week of June 22, 2016

    Posted Sunday, June 26th, 2016 10:30 am 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 […]

  • Sony Confirms That Marvel Is Taking The “Creative Lead” On ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2016 08:00 pm GMT -4

    It was announced a while ago that Sony, the holder of the cinematic rights to Spider-Man, and Marvel had agreed to work together on upcoming Spider-projects.  As a result of the agreement, the web-slinger was allowed to make an appearance in Marvel’s ‘Captain America: Civil War’ in order to pave the way for Sony’s next […]

  • Chris Miller Says The Animated ‘Spider-Man’ Movie Will be “Unique”

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4

    Chris Miller and Phil Lord created the unexpected hit ‘The LEGO Movie’ and ever since Hollywood has been banging on their door.  The duo was attached to the ‘Spider-Man’ animated movie from Sony, but departed to helm the ‘Han Solo’ movie for Disney.  Bob Persichetti is now attached to direct, but will be keeping Lord […]

  • Eli Roth To Direct Comic-Adaptation Horror Film “Aleister Arcane” Starring Jim Carrey

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Comic-book film adaptations are all the rage right now, and some folks are mining the deep depths to find what they think will be “the next big thing.”  Back in 2004, a horror-themed comic book was published by IDW called ‘Aleister Arcance’ which featured a TV weatherman-turned-horror host and his potential otherworldly connections; it was […]

  • Sony’s Animated ‘Spider-Man’ Movie Webs Bob Persichetti To Direct

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2016 04:01 pm GMT -4

    Sony’s animated ‘Spider-Man’ movie is crawling closer to a reality, landing animation vet Bob Persichetti to direct.  Persichetti has worked for Disney on classics like ‘Hercules’, ‘Mulan’ and ‘Tarzan’ and more recently on films like ‘Monsters Vs. Aliens’, ‘Shrek 2′, ‘Puss In Boots’ and ‘The Little Prince’.  This will be his first directorial effort. The […]

  • ‘Star Wars’ Actor Maisie Richardson-Sellers Is ‘Legends Of Tomorrow”s Vixen

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -4

    Maisie Richardson-Sellers is returning to The CW.  The former cast member of ‘The Originals’ is back, playing an alternate version of Vixen, the character portrayed by Megalyn Echikunwoke on ‘Arrow’ this past season. Echikunwoke also voiced the character on the animated web series ‘Vixen’, which guest starred the casts of both ‘Arrow’ and ‘The Flash’.  […]

  • The ‘Justice League’ Movie Will Be A Stand Alone Film

    Posted Friday, June 24th, 2016 10:00 am GMT -4

    While the first two DC team films might be called ‘Justice League: Part One‘ and ‘Justice League: Part Two’, director Zach Snyder (‘Man of Steel’,’Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice‘) claims that the first one will be a stand-alone movie. Specifically, he said that “It is a complete movie” so it seems that much like […]

  • SDCC 2016: This Exclusive ‘The Walking Dead’ Lucille Bat Is Coming Out Swinging

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Just one more reason to be jealous of those who are heading to San Diego Comic-Con 2016 as Skybound has announced that two variations of Lucille from ‘The Walking Dead‘ will be available for sale! Negan‘s favorite fling is going to come out swing with both a full-size 34-inch replica as well as a 4-inch […]

  • Ultimate Test: Warner Bros Decides One Night Only Showing of ‘Batman V Superman: The Dawn of Justice’ Ultimate Edition Will Be A Free Event

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4

    Well, it is finally happening, but not quite in the manner we would have thought. While yes, it is true that Warner Bros is re-releasing ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’ back into theaters, it is for the Ultimate Edition of the film, and believe it or not, it is not an attempt to get […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Tsunami Of Sweet Stuff – Part Two

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -4

    Oh good, you’re still here! I hate to break it to you but it’s an all new Toy News Tuesday – Part 2! 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 […]

  • Mark Milar Is Rebooting ‘Kick-Ass’ With An African American Female Lead

    Posted Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4

    Comic writer Mark Millar is revisiting one of his most popular creations, ‘Kick-Ass’ but Dave Lezewski is gone.  Instead, the lead in the new comic will be an African American female.  (Millar did not reveal her name.) The new series will be set in a different city with an all-new supporting cast.  John Romita Jr. […]