Comic Books

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Sex Criminals’ #6

    Posted Saturday, June 21st, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -5
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    After taking an extended hiatus, re-releasing and reprinting issues, and compiling the first trade for the series, Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky’s ‘Sex Criminals’ from Image Comics returns with a vengeance. When we last left Jon and Suzie, they were on the run from the Sex Police after they had been caught robbing a bank […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine And The X-Men’ #5

    Posted Saturday, June 21st, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    The last run of ‘Wolverine and the X-Men’ was so strong that I feel the current run has been stretching to feel even half as entertaining or meaningful for its entire run. There have been some strong overall story arcs such as Eye Boy becoming relevant, Quire becoming the Phoenix, and Evan who is going […]

  • SPOILERS: The Villain In ‘Ant-Man’ Wears What? Does That Mean…?

    Posted Friday, June 20th, 2014 07:33 pm GMT -5
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    This is just RUMOR at this point, but SPOILER ALERT anyway: Just days ago, it was rumored that the villains of ‘Ant-Man’ were revealed.  The first was industrialist Darren Cross, head of Cross Technological Enterprises, a rival to Stark Enterprises and Oscorp.  In ‘Ant-Man’ (and the comics) Cross reportedly morphs into a Hulk-like creature. Meanwhile, […]

  • Marvel Pulls The Plug On ‘Ultimate FF’ Further Feuling Fox Sabotage Rumors

    Posted Friday, June 20th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    First, rumors surfaced that Marvel was intentionally lowering the profile of the Fantastic Four in its comics in order to damage their popularity and therefore negatively impact the film franchise, which Marvel licensed to 20th Century Fox back before Marvel established its own film studio.  The rights were set to return to Marvel, who had […]

  • Ben Affleck Will Reportedly Star In A Solo Batman Movie After All

    Posted Thursday, June 19th, 2014 08:15 pm GMT -5
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    Last week, a listing of planned DC Comics movies that Warner Brothers supposedly had in the works was leaked.  Though the set wasn’t confirmed by Warner Brothers (DC’s parent company), director Kevin Smith (who has long had an inside track regarding the currently in-production ‘Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice’ which is expected to build upon […]

  • Watch ‘The Flash’ Get Friend Zoned And Stephen Amell’s Between-Seasons Superhero Workout

    Posted Thursday, June 19th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    The latest ‘The Flash’ featurette gives us our first real look at Iris West (Candice Patton) as she and Barry (Grant Gustin) discuss relationship woes.  The problem is that Iris is oblivious to the fact that Barry, who grew up in the same household with her, has developed stronger romantic feelings.  Patton actually narrates the clip […]

  • Lex Luthor Will Have Hair In ‘Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice’

    Posted Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 06:15 pm GMT -5
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    Shades of Gene Hackman!  But word has emerged that Lex Luthor, as portrayed by Jesse Eisenberg in the currently-filming ‘Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice’ will have hair!  Though the villain also hair hair in his earliest appearances, it was later firmly established as canon that a large part of his vendetta against Superman stemmed […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – June 18th

    Posted Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 6/18/28/2014. 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. With his Shadow Collective army stalled, Darth Maul calls […]

  • Kevin Smith Confirms Warner Brothers’ DC Movie Plans

    Posted Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    Warner Brothers purportedly wanted to make a big announcement at San Diego Comic Con about its upcoming DC Comics movies, but that has apparently been scuttled with the list leaking early.  Just for the record, this is reportedly what DC has in the pipeline for theatrical release: May 2016 – Batman v Superman July 2016 […]

  • Denver Comic Con 2014 – The Batman Reunion

    Posted Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 05:54 pm GMT -5
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    Denver Comic fans were given a unbelievable treat this year. On the 75th anniversary of Batman, Adam West (Batman), Julie Newmar (Catwoman), and Burt Ward (Robin) from the popular Batman series in the 1960s. With people being turned away at the door, the exhibition room was filled, all hoping to hear “To the batmobile, Robin!” […]

  • See A New ‘The Flash’ Featurette, ‘The Impossible Man’

    Posted Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 05:31 pm GMT -5
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    ‘The Flash’ cast member Tom Cavanagh who plays scientist Harrison Wells, the head of S.T.A.R. Labs, hosts another featurette.  As evidenced in this new video, S.T.A.R. Labs will be taking a very hands-on approach to Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) who gained super speed powers after an accident at the scientific facility on this past season […]

  • The Awesome New ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Trailer Is Here!

    Posted Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 03:49 pm GMT -5
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    I’ve been a die-hard Marvel Maven for years, and these past few years have been sheer joy for me. With the Avengers, Captain America, Thor and Iron Man films bringing those comics to bold, colorful life on the big screen in the magnificent Marvel way I couldn’t be happier. Or, so I thought. The very […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Avalanche of Awesome

    Posted Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 02:14 pm GMT -5
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    Welcome back yet again to an all new edition of your favorite weekly toy column, Toy News Tuesday! Every week ScienceFiction.com’s very own toy aficionado Jordan DesJardins brings you all the toy news that you need to know in one convenient place! Each and every week we dig up all the cool toy announcements and […]

  • Watch Thor Summon Lightning From ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’

    Posted Monday, June 16th, 2014 06:20 pm GMT -5
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    The first footage from ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’ has emerged!  The movie is currently filming in Norwich, England and in this clip, you can see Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Chris Evans as Captain America and Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark in action as well as what appears to be a fresh crop of S.H.I.E.L.D. […]

  • Four New Characters Added For ‘Arrow’ Season Three

    Posted Monday, June 16th, 2014 05:37 pm GMT -5
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    At the end of last season, ‘Arrow’s flashbacks jumped forward a bit, leaving the deserted island and finding Oliver mysteriously transported to Hong Kong.  As such, expect a new batch of supporting characters to replace Slade, Sarah and Shado in these sequences. Two of these new characters have been revealed as the show has begun […]