Comic Books

  • ‘Young Avengers’ Ending After Issue #15

    Posted Monday, November 18th, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    When it was announced that ‘Young Avengers’ would be returning as part of Marvel NOW with the creative team of Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie, fans went wild. Then, when the first issue debuted, the book featuring the new team of Wiccan, Hulkling, Hawkeye, Noh-Varr, Prodigy,...
  • Robert Kirkman Discusses ‘The Walking Dead’ Spin-Off

    Posted Monday, November 18th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    AMC is pressing forward with its ‘The Walking Dead’ spin-off show, but increasingly, it’s becoming clear that this show will probably not have anything to do with the existing show.  There is talk that the new show will actually be a prequel, filling in the...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Trillium’

    Posted Sunday, November 17th, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    It’s been about four issues now, and I think I can start speaking with some certainty about this gem of a science fiction comic by Jeff Lemire, “Trillium”. Some of you more graphically interested folk may know Jeff LeMire’s name. He’s won awards...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘X-Men Gold’ #1

    Posted Sunday, November 17th, 2013 02:00 pm GMT -4 by
    If you thought that the flop that was the ‘Battle of the Atom’ was the only event that we had for celebrating the 50th anniversary of the X-Men, you would be wrong true believers! Instead of looking towards the future (or the present or the past depending which set...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘The Walking Dead’ #116

    Posted Sunday, November 17th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    The “All Out War” breaks out this issue, with Hilltop siding with Negan and his forces.  That leaves Alexandria (Rick’s forces) and The Kingdom alone to face Negan.  When Gregory reveals his intentions, Rick watches as his forces dwindle, but not enough to...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine’ #11

    Posted Saturday, November 16th, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Knowing that Wolverine has lost his healing factor, can die, and is in a story arc called ‘Killable’ the series should be much more exciting than it is. Sadly Marvel had had a tendency of dropping tidbits of their upcoming story lines which ruin the current ones they...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Justice League Of America’ #9

    Posted Saturday, November 16th, 2013 02:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Martian Manhunter and Stargirl appear to be the only heroes unaffected by the Crime Syndicate’s prison, formed out of the Firestorm matrix, tailor made to distract each of the super heroes.  Last issue, J’Onn went to explore the prison, while leaving Stargirl behind. ...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avengers Arena’ #17

    Posted Saturday, November 16th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    The end is near for the inhabitants of Murder World as there is only one day remaining in Arcade’s sick, twisted game in ‘Avengers Arena’. When we last saw the young heroes, things were descending into chaos as Cullen Bloodstone killed Nara while he was in his monstrous...
  • Comic Review: ‘Star Trek: Khan’ #2

    Posted Friday, November 15th, 2013 06:15 pm GMT -4 by
    My problem from last issue? You know the one where they decide to accidentally legitimize whitewashing Khan’s character by trying to answer the question “Why does Khan suddenly look like Benedict Cumberbatch”? Well, I still have that problem. For those of you...
  • More RUMORS Regarding ‘Batman Vs. Superman’

    Posted Friday, November 15th, 2013 05:32 pm GMT -4 by
    Even the most unlikely rumors regarding Zack Snyder’s ‘Batman Vs. Superman’ keep swirling.  People are buzzing about the possibility of Wonder Woman appearing in the movie.  There are even casting rumors regarding Nightwing and even The Flash is supposedly...
  • Get Ready… Barry Allen Is Finally Coming To ‘Arrow’

    Posted Friday, November 15th, 2013 02:23 pm GMT -4 by
      We’ve been covering the process of bringing The Flash to the series ‘Arrow’ from the initial announcement to the casting.  Now it’s about to become a reality.  Well, it’s about to begin at least. Next week’s episode will center on Moira...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘All-New X-Men’ #18

    Posted Friday, November 15th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    The ‘Battle of the Atom’ is over so we now return you to your regularly scheduled program. That is, with Kitty Pryde and the All-New X-Men having left the Jean Grey School and are now firmly sitting in Scott Summer’s “Xavier School” for new mutants....
  • Marvel’s New NOW! Initiative To Again Relaunch Wolverine, This Time As A Villain?

    Posted Friday, November 15th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    As much as I’m annoyed with the idea of all of Marvel’s NOW! relaunches I get it. New books mean new stories. It means potential new readers. It also means collectors are going to be stocking up on over printed #1 issues. Everybody wins! With that in mind, Marvel...
  • Melissa Rosenberg Will Oversee Marvel/Netflix’s ‘Jessica Jones’ Series

    Posted Thursday, November 14th, 2013 01:14 pm GMT -4 by
    Last week, we reported that Marvel had struck a deal with Netflix to craft four new series based on Marvel properties with the intention that they would lead into a combined miniseries.  The four heroes in question are Daredevil, Luke Cage, Iron Fist and Jessica Jones (or possibly...
  • ‘Fantastic Four’ To Be Relaunched In February Of 2014

    Posted Thursday, November 14th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    It’s only been a year since the ‘Fantastic Four’ title relaunched in 2012 in relation to its sister book ‘FF’. Now it looks like it’ll be happening again. The current run is scheduled to end in January and Marvel has a slew of plot lines...