Comic Books

  • ‘Jessica Jones’ Is Returning To Marvel Comics With A New Series!

    Posted Monday, July 11th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -5

    With the overwhelming success of ‘Jessica Jones‘ on Netflix it should be no surprise that the superhero turned private investigator would soon be once more gracing the pages of Marvel Comics once more. The original creative team of Brian Michael Bendis on writing duties with Michael Gaydos covering the art return to give us a […]

  • Sharing Merlyn’s Magic: John Barrowman Now A Series Regular On All CW/DC Shows

    Posted Monday, July 11th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -5

      After the intriguing news that Wentworth Miller (Captain Cold) recently signed a contract with the CW/DC shows making him a series regular across ‘Arrow,’ ‘The Flash,’ and ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ (and maybe ‘Supergirl?’), we did not think we would see another similar contract for quite some time. Miller was a special case as he […]

  • ‘The Walking Dead’ Comic Kills Off Yet Another Main Character!

    Posted Monday, July 11th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -5

    Even though they are two very different entities, the comic-book version and televised version of ‘The Walking Dead’ share many similarities in their plot points, ongoing story arcs, and overall visions.  One thing that both certainly share a propensity for is killing off main characters – TWD definitely rivals fellow from-the-printed-page-to-the-small-screen property ‘Game of Thrones’ […]

  • Marvel Comics Taps ‘Dexter’s Lab’ & ‘Samurai Jack’ Creator For New Luke Cage Series

    Posted Monday, July 11th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -5

    Luke Cage is having one hell of a year. Back in February, he reunited with his old friend Danny Rand in the pages of Marvel Comics for the excellent series ‘Power Man and Iron Fist’ from David Walker and Sanford Greene. Then Mike Colter will return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe to reprise his role […]

  • Betrayed Direction: ‘Suicide Squad’ Cast Comments On David Ayers Twisted Directorial Methods

    Posted Monday, July 11th, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -5

    It seems Jared Leto was not the only one messing with people’s heads on the set of DC’s ‘Suicide Squad.’ Recently rumors have come out about the directing practices of David Ayer on set, and the methods he used to get the best performances from his actors. You see, actors and directors have a very […]

  • Them’s Fightin’ Words: Green Lantern vs. Goku

    Posted Monday, July 11th, 2016 10:30 am GMT -5

    The following is part of a series pitting the merits and abilities of similar characters against each other. We open with a disclosure of the personal bias of the author then outline some ground rules and end with an example of how a fight between the two might unfold. Ground rules: The term Green Lantern […]

  • Here’s A New Look At The New Female Iron Man’s Armor

    Posted Saturday, July 9th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -5

    We just reported that Marvel was introducing a new African American female Iron Man, Riri Williams, a 15 year-old prodigy who is already enrolled at MIT who builds her own suit out of discarded scraps of Tony Stark’s old suits of armor and who will succeed Stark in the role.  (Like Thor, it appears she […]

  • Finally, It’s Happening: The Thundercats And He-Man Are Teaming Up!

    Posted Saturday, July 9th, 2016 01:30 pm GMT -5

    Like that cute person in your college class that you never mustered the courage to talk to, some things in life just feel unresolved, no matter how many years go by.  While the great cartoons of the 1980s had their fair share of crossovers, both at the time and later on in other forms of […]

  • Comic Book Quick Hits: Week of July 6, 2016

    Posted Friday, July 8th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -5

    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 […]

  • Posing For The Web: New ‘Spider-Man’ Selfie By Tom Holland Promotes One Year Till Film’s Release

    Posted Friday, July 8th, 2016 01:00 pm GMT -5

    Believe it or not, we are now only 1 year away from the release of ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming,’ the wall-crawling hero’s first solo outing in the MCU, and the first ‘Spider-Man’ film we will see with Marvel Studios in complete control of their flagship hero. It has been a long journey for Spidey, and fans are […]

  • ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Director James Gunn Says That Skrulls Are “Co-Owned” By Marvel In Movie Form

    Posted Thursday, July 7th, 2016 03:04 pm GMT -5

    With San Diego Comic Con looming just around the corner (July 21-24, if your calendar needed an update), we pop-culture fans of the world are getting ready for the gluttonous overload of information, trailers, tidbits, and excerpts from a ton of movies, comics, and TV series heading our way in the next year or so. […]

  • Spider-Man, Ms. Marvel, & Nova Lead Marvel Comics’ All-New, All-Different ‘Champions’

    Posted Thursday, July 7th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -5

    It has been said time and time again that children are our future. But in this day and age where start-up culture and youth movements are reshaping the way we think about business, technology, activism, and entertainment through the internet and social media, these “children” are actually our present too and they’re not waiting until […]

  • Headshot: David Ramsay Says Diggle Will Sport a New Mask in ‘Arrow’ Season 5

    Posted Thursday, July 7th, 2016 10:00 am GMT -5

    Among the myriad things wrong with ‘Arrow’ Season 4, the best visual example has to be the weird, Magneto-esque helmet they gave John Diggle to wear whenever he was out fighting crime during the season. Being that they claimed it was a Cisco (from ‘The Flash’) designed helmet, I kept waiting for it to have some […]

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

    Posted Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 05:03 pm GMT -5

    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 -5

    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 […]