Comic Books

  • Huge Spoiler ‘Thor’ Fans! The Secret Identity Of The New Female Thor Is…

    Posted Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 01:07 pm GMT -4

    While not the central plot point to the new ongoing ‘Thor‘ comic, Marvel has been keeping the new Thor’s identity a closely guarded secret – until now! The big reveal was set to come out in ‘Thor’ #8 which is due on stands tomorrow but writer Jason Aaron and artist Russell Dauterman are going to […]

  • Don’t Fear This Short Behind-The-Scenes Video Of ‘The Walking Dead’ Spinoff

    Posted Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4

    Still smarting from the finale of ‘The Walking Dead’ Season Five?  Well, it will be several long months until Season Six launches in October, but AMC realizes just how important this series, based on Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard’s best-selling comic book series set in a world overrun with flesh-craving zombies, is.  So to tide […]

  • Rosario Dawson Returning For ‘Daredevil’ Season 2; Poised To Be Nick Fury Of Netflix Shows

    Posted Monday, May 11th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Night Nurse fans rejoice! Marvel has announced that Rosario Dawson will be returning  in ‘Daredevil‘ Season 2, and that Claire will be appearing in other Netflix Marvel shows as well. While Dawson’s Claire was not featured in many episodes of ‘Daredevil’ season 1, her character was an important one, serving to patch up Matt Murdock […]

  • Tip of the Iceberg: ‘A.K.A. Jessica Jones’ Synopsis Released

    Posted Monday, May 11th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4

    Similar to the lead up for Marvel’s ‘Daredevil‘ on Netflix, there has been little information released about ‘A.K.A. Jessica Jones’ so far, aside from the fact that production started on the show in February, and assorted casting information. We know Krysten Ritter (‘Don’t Trust the B in Apartment 23′) has been cast in the titular […]

  • TV Recap: ‘Grimm: Headache’

    Posted Sunday, May 10th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4

    “Stronger than lover’s love Is lover’s hate. Incurable, in each, The wounds they make.” Events are coming to a head as Nick Burkhart and his fellow Grimmsters are dealing with a battle on two fronts and, by the end of the season’s penultimate episode, one thing becomes clear: war has been declared. We pick up […]

  • Exclusive Interview: Des Taylor

    Posted Sunday, May 10th, 2015 05:11 pm GMT -4

      Des Taylor is a Pop Artist, Designer, Comic Book Illustrator and founder of his own online print and comic art company, DESPOP. Des’s clients have included Michael Jackson, Theo Fennell, Chameleon Visual, Hamleys, LAPerla, DC Entertainment and ITV Studios America. Known for his distinct animated style and retro pin-up girl art, Des has released […]

  • Mutants No Longer! Scarlet Witch And Quicksilver Get Huge History Retcons

    Posted Saturday, May 9th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    There was previously a very large rumor that Quicksilver and his sister the Scarlet Witch were getting huge history retcons in ‘Uncanny Avengers’ and now that rumor has been confirmed. It seems the change is that the two are no longer mutants at all! In a preview page from ‘Uncanny Avengers’ #4, fans are given the […]

  • Cyclops & Havok Will Somehow Be Brothers In ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

    Posted Friday, May 8th, 2015 08:29 pm GMT -4

    Mutated blood is thicker than water, or possible chronological anomalies. In the comics, Scott Summers, better known as the X-Men leader Cyclops is the older brother of Alex Summers, also known as Havok.  As children, the siblings parachuted from a crashing plane, piloted by their father Christopher.  Scott was injured in the escape and as […]

  • What Does DC Have Planned For Dick Grayson To Celebrate Robin’s 75th Anniversary?

    Posted Friday, May 8th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4

    SPOILER ALERT: This article has references to upcoming events in the comic book ‘Grayson’.  If you don’t want to be spoiled, you may want to avoid this. Before Bucky, Toro, Captain Marvel Jr., Speedy, Kid Flash and Aqualad, there came the first sidekick in comic book history, Robin the Boy Wonder.  Debuting in 1940′s ‘Detective […]

  • Heroes Get Remembered, But ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ Gets Picked Up For a Full Series, Synopsis Released

    Posted Friday, May 8th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4

    At long last, we have a full series pick up, and a name! (officially). While many had suspected ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ would be the name of the ‘Flash/Arrow’ spin-off, it was finally confirmed by the CW, who also released an official synopsis of the show (below). It confirms the idea that the team would be […]

  • Bruce Timm’s Reaction To Margot Robbie As His Creation Harley Quinn In ‘Suicide Squad’

    Posted Thursday, May 7th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4

    One of the masterminds behind DC’s animated universe has always been Bruce Timm, whose simplified, cartoon-y style set the tone of the moody ‘Batman: The Animated Series’ and has carried over to several spin-off series and movies.  Though ‘Batman’ and subsequent shows borrowed heavily from the vast library of DC Comics stories and characters, the […]

  • TV Recap: ‘Arrow: This Is Your Sword’ (Season 3 Episode 22)

    Posted Thursday, May 7th, 2015 02:05 pm GMT -4

    Merlyn tries to help the team find the old magic. Another great penultimate episode of ‘Arrow,’ setting the stage perfectly for the season finale next week, even with the unnecessary and completely unbelievable “deaths” at the end of the episode, which we all knew was bunk when we saw the preview following the episode for […]

  • Daring to Dream: Charlie Cox Talks ‘Daredevil’ And Hopes Of Teaming Up With Spider-Man

    Posted Thursday, May 7th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4

    The potential for cross-overs in the MCU is one of the most exciting aspects of the multi-faceted franchise. The sprawling world and continuity of every story means that every appearance by a character counts and has some impact on their story that could show up in their next solo outing. Although it does not happen […]

  • Grey Area: Why Marvel Almost Turned The Hulk Grey In ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

    Posted Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 03:25 pm GMT -4

    The Hulk almost showed his true colors in ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron,’ though that might be a bit misleading, as the history of the grey Hulk is a bit more complicated than that. Initially, the creators of the Hulk wanted the character to be grey, but due to comic coloring issues at the time, they […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – May 6th

    Posted Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4

    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 5/6/2015. 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 ‘Neverboy’ #3 it’s time for Neverboy to come […]