Comic Books

  • The Reboot Of ‘Fantastic Four’ May Be More Faithful To The Comics Than We Thought

    Posted Saturday, September 27th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    It should come as no surprise that the controversial Fox remake of ‘The Fantastic Four’ is going to hew more closely to the ‘Ultimate’ version of the team, considering the four leads are like 12 years old.  In the 616 Universe, Reed Richards has grey hair and he and Sue have two kids.  In keeping […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Loki: Agent Of Asgard’ #6 – March To AXIS

    Posted Saturday, September 27th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    As all of the big villainous players are being brought in for the upcoming ‘AXIS’ event, Loki himself is now being drawn into the fray. We see that the events from ‘Loki: Agent Of Asgard’ #5 are referenced and will tie in a character to bring the plot forward. The menace that is Red Skull […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Magneto’ #10 – ‘March to AXIS’

    Posted Saturday, September 27th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -4
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    We pickup right where ‘Magneto’ #9 left off with Magneto having been captured by the Red Skull and all hope seeming lost for this once great master of Magnetism. While we were already told the start of what happens here if you have been following the ‘Uncanny Avengers’ lets see how much more we get […]

  • Nerds To The Rescue In The New ‘Big Hero 6′ Trailer

    Posted Thursday, September 25th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Big Hero 6′ focuses on Hiro (Ryan Potter) and his healing robot Baymax (Scott Adsit), and thus far, the ads for the movie have showcased those two characters.  But the movie is about a team of fledgling super heroes in the fictional city of San Fansokyo, a mashup of San Francisco and Tokyo.  The rest […]

  • New Milo Manara Marvel Comics Covers Delayed, Not Cancelled

    Posted Thursday, September 25th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Around this time last month, renowned artist Milo Manara and Marvel Comics came under fire for their variant cover for ‘Spider-Woman’ #1 that featured an over-sexualized Jessica Drew. Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso later apologized for the cover and promised to be “extra-vigilant in policing their content and how we use them in our marketing,” but stated […]

  • Simon Kinberg Clarifies The Time Changes From ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’

    Posted Thursday, September 25th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -4
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    ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ has been the most successful movie in the film franchise and was almost universally embraced by fans, who were turned off by earlier efforts like ‘X-Men: Last Stand’ and ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine.’  In a surprising twist, a lot of things that fans hated about those two movies were undone, thanks […]

  • Is Marvel Having Deadpool Join Wolverine In Death?

    Posted Thursday, September 25th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4
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    We all know that the big thing at Marvel right now is the ongoing ‘Death of Wolverine‘ storyline where everyone’s favorite overused X-Men is about to bite the big one, but is Marvel planning on having Deadpool join him? The Merc with the Mouth may have finally gotten a movie deal lined up and PG-13 […]

  • To Go With The Crazy, ‘Harley Quinn’ Is Getting A Rub-And-Smell Comic Book!

    Posted Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    DC Comics will soon be releasing a “rub-and-smell” comic book featuring Harley Quinn. For legal reasons “Harley Quinn Annual’ #1 isn’t being called “Scratch ‘n Sniff,” but instead a “Rub-and-Smell” comic. The October 29th release will include scents of leather, suntan lotion, pizza, and one “mysterious compound” unnamed scent. In an interview with MTV, co-writers Jimmy Palmiotti […]

  • Who Is The Mightiest Marvel Super Villain? Stan Lee Responds!

    Posted Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Marvel Studios has been teasing Thanos as their big baddie, inserting him into a teaser in ‘The Avengers’ and granting him a larger role in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ played by Josh Brolin.  But is he really Marvel Comics’ toughest villain?  Not according to Marvel’s iconic Editor Emeritus Stan Lee. Even though Ultron is most […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – September 24th

    Posted Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 9/24/2014. 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. Does The World Need G.I. Joe? Cobra had become […]

  • Gerard Way Describes His ‘Spider-Verse’ Contributions

    Posted Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 12:17 pm GMT -4
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    About six months ago, Marvel Comics announced an event called ‘Spider-Verse’ that would bring every Spider-Man ever together for the fight of a lifetime. United against a common foe in Morlun, different versions of the wall-crawlers find themselves united against extermination. Though it would be difficult to name everyone involved in this upcoming tale, we […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Return of the Classics

    Posted Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Why hello there! Welcome to an all new edition of Toy News Tuesday! Just in case this is your first time, we’ll be gentle and explain a little bit about what you’re getting yourself into here! Toy News Tuesday is the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the […]

  • A New Name Emerges As A Contender To Play ‘Black Panther’

    Posted Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Everyone is looking forward to having a black super hero headline their own movie.  Luke Cage is confirmed for his own Netflix series, and of course we’ve gotten Storm, Iron Patriot and The Falcon on the big screen.  But the Black Panther was the very first black super hero.  Isn’t it time he got his […]

  • “Hunt Or Be Hunted,” With This Official Trailer For ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 5

    Posted Monday, September 22nd, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘The Walking Dead’ returns on October 12th.  Throughout the summer, AMC has been releasing promotional material, including teasers and photos.  Now with the Season Five premiere just a few weeks away, the network has released a new “official” trailer which further utilizes the “Hunt or Be Hunted” tagline which was a storyline in the comic […]

  • RUMOR ALERT: Did Aquaman Play A Role In Man Of Steel? And What Will His Part Be In ‘Dawn Of Justice’?

    Posted Monday, September 22nd, 2014 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Once again the rumor mill is swirling around ‘Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice’. It’s basically common knowledge that ‘Game of Thrones’ actor Jason Momoa is supposed to be playing Aquaman, although it hasn’t been officially confirmed even at this point, when the movie is already filming. But the latest rumor, as many have speculated, is […]