Comic Books

  • AMC Developing Comic Book Docuseries ‘Heroes and Villains: The History of Comic Books’ From Robert Kirkman

    Posted Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    If you can’t get enough with how comic books have risen in popularity then you’ll be excited to watch AMC‘s documentary miniseries ‘Heroes and Villains: The History of Comic Books’. Set to air next year, the show will be produced by Robert Kirkman’s Skydance Entertainment. This isn’t too surprising when AMC’s current mega-hit ‘The Walking […]

  • Warner Brothers Appoints Jon Berg And Geoff Johns To Oversee DC Comics Movies

    Posted Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    After a string of flops, Warner Brothers is shaking up its internal structure, moving its executives to more hands-on roles.  Courtenay Valenti will now oversee LEGO and Harry Potter-related movies beginning with this winter’s ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them‘, while Jesse Ehrman will oversee comedy and family films, and Niija Kuykendall will be […]

  • TV Recap: ‘The Flash: Invincible’

    Posted Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 01:24 pm GMT -4
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    Mayhem. Carnage. Central City is being torn apart by Zoom’s meta-army. This ‘metapocalypse’—thank you, Iris, for the terrible name—is a perfect test for Barry Allen and his returned to the land of the powered. But ever since his interaction with the Speed Force, Barry’s been a bit too sure of himself. It’s a direct contrast […]

  • ‘X-Force’ Movie Is Already In The Works At Fox; Will It Feature A Female Wolverine?

    Posted Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    We’ve been hearing about an ‘X-Force‘ movie for a while now.  It’s been “on the radar” with Fox since at least 2013, but never seemed to gain quite enough traction to get an official green-light.  Then ‘Deadpool’ came along and solidified the fact that audiences are kinda into edgier superhero fare right now.  So now […]

  • Daisy Is No Wallflower: Chloe Bennet Wonders Why Marvel Studios “Don’t Seem To Care” About ‘Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’

    Posted Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 10:00 am GMT -4
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    ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ was created as what seemed to be the perfect form of synergy.  Parent company Disney conceived ‘Agents’ as a TV adjunct to their blockbuster Marvel film franchise, to air on the Disney-owned ABC network and star Clark Gregg, the charming Agent Phil Coulson who was a part of the movie universe starting […]

  • 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 […]