Comic Books

  • Top 10 X-Men That Got Screwed In The Movies

    Posted Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -5

    SPOILER ALERT: This article contains SPOILERS for all of the ‘X-Men’ movies including ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’.  If you haven’t seen all of them, proceed with caution. 20th Century Fox’s ‘X-Men’ movies are ensemble films.  Even the “solo” movies are peppered with guest appearances from additional comic book characters.  As such, certain characters get shorted when it […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – July 6th

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

    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 7/6/2016. 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. The Gadflies were the most wanted criminals in the […]

  • Is Ghost Rider Coming To ABC’s ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.?’

    Posted Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -5

    Several Marvel characters have not had a good experience to date with crossing over from comic book to TV or film.  Until the most recent season of ‘Daredevil,’ for example, The Punisher had three films and 25 years to get the character right, and had utterly failed to do so each and every time.  So, […]

  • Draco-nian Casting: Tom Felton Announced As Series Regular For ‘The Flash’ Season 3

    Posted Sunday, July 3rd, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -5

    WARNING: ‘The Flash’ Season 2 Finale Spoilers Below! Well, it appears that Draco Malfoy has grown up, and will now be appearing on ‘The Flash.’ Of course, I should clarify that it is actually the actor who portrayed Draco, Tom Felton, will be joining the upcoming 3rd Season of ‘The Flash.’ Questions abound of course, especially […]

  • Comic Book Review Quick Hits: Week of June 29, 2016

    Posted Friday, July 1st, 2016 05:00 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 […]

  • Gotta Hydra-te: Marvel’s Explanation For Captain America’s Allegiance To Hydra Is A Lot To Swallow

    Posted Thursday, June 30th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -5

    Alright folks, we all knew that Marvel had a plan in mind when they decided to reveal that Captain America now says “Hail Hydra” and has been revealed to be part of that organization, and I suspected that through some loophole they would be able to have their cake (that this is truly Steve Rodgers […]

  • Marvel Calls Out DC In The Pages Of ‘Spider-Man/Deadpool’ Comic

    Posted Thursday, June 30th, 2016 02:00 pm GMT -5

    We’re living in an age of politically-correct everything, so sometimes it’s nice to see a company poking good-natured fun at another company without fear of having people get too bent out of shape about it.  Don’t get me wrong, people might still get bent out of shape about it – and almost assuredly will, because […]

  • New Photos Of Jason Momoa’s Aquaman Surface

    Posted Thursday, June 30th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -5

    The ‘Batman V Superman – Ultimate Edition’ keeps on delivering more tasty morsels.  The latest are some behind-the-scenes shots of Jason Momoa, filming his brief cameo as Aquaman in the film.  Of course, Momoa will play a much larger role in ‘Justice League’ next year before spinning off into his own solo movie in 2018. […]

  • Gal Gadot Looks Pensive In Costume In New ‘Wonder Woman’ Set Pictures

    Posted Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -5

    ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice – Ultimate Edition’ promises to deliver not just an expanded cut of the hit film, but peaks at upcoming Warner Brothers DC movies, including ‘Suicide Squad’ and ‘Wonder Woman’ both of which are in the can prepping for release. One bonus feature is a featurette documentary ‘Wonder Woman: The […]

  • Ultimate Surprise: ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice – Ultimate Edition’ Gets Early Praise, Check Out First 10 Minutes For Yourself!

    Posted Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -5

    Well, believe it or not, reviews are starting to come in for ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice – Ultimate Edition,’ and things are finally looking up for the DCEU. The majority of early critics are claiming that this is THE definitive version of the film and atones for most of the problems of the original […]

  • Getting Jack’d: ‘Powerless’ Cast Confirms DC’s Jack O’Lantern To Appear In Series

    Posted Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 01:00 pm GMT -5

    NBC’s ‘Powerless‘ just gained a new superhero, and it looks like it is going to be DC Cult hero and Global Guardian Jack O’Lantern, a fact which was confirmed by the cast of the show to DC All Access. So far, the quirky comedy about insurance adjustors helping regular people deal with the fall-out of […]

  • Warner Brothers Rejected Nicolas Winding Refn As ‘Wonder Woman’ Director Over The Casting Of Christina Hendricks

    Posted Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -5

    Stylish director Nicholas Winding Refn (‘Drive’, ‘The Neon Demon’) recently admitted that he would love to direct a female superhero movie and selected ‘Batgirl’ as his potential muse.  But a few years ago, Refn campaigned hard to get the opportunity to helm ‘Wonder Woman’ for Warner Brothers, stating that he was “born to make” the […]

  • Grand Finn-Ale: Ser Loras Actor Finn Jones Discusses ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale And New Gig As ‘Iron Fist’

    Posted Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 10:00 am GMT -5

    WARNING: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 6 Finale Spoilers AHEAD! Fresh on the heels of the momentous finale to ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 6, a lot of actors are now talking about their unemployment, and what they plan on doing next now that their characters have been vaporized due to Cersei Lannister’s scheme with the wildfire. […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Back To The Classics

    Posted Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -5

    Come one, come all, and feast your eyes upon an all new Toy News Tuesday! 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 put them all in one easy to find […]

  • Concept Art Reveals Looks For Aquaman, The Flash And Cyborg For ‘Justice League’

    Posted Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -5

    The stakes are high for Warner Brothers, following the underwhelming theatrical performance of ‘Batman V Superman’.  The ‘Ultimate Edition’ of the film, including 30 minutes of bonus footage, was released today on VOD (the physical Blu-Ray comes out on July 19th, 2016) and there are high hopes that this expanded version will win over some […]