Comic Books

  • FOX’s ‘Hellfire’ Loses ALL Of Its Writers, Future Now Questionable

    Posted Monday, January 18th, 2016 10:00 am GMT -4

    Things appear to be advancing quite well for FX’s ‘Legion’ based on the comic book character David Haller, the illegitimate son of Professor Charles Xavier.  A second project was also in the work on sister network FOX entitled ‘Hellfire’ based on the nefarious Hellfire Club from the comics and as depicted in ‘X-Men: First Class’.  […]

  • Them’s Fightin’ Words: Boba Fett vs. Batman

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4

    The following is part of a series pitting the merits and abilities of similar characters against each other. We open with a disclosure of the personal bias of the author then outline some ground rules and end with an example of how a fight between the two might unfold. Ground rules: Each fighter is equipped […]

  • ‘Thor’ Scribe Mark Protosevich Has Been Hired To Pen The New ‘Flash Gordon’

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Thor’ screenwriter Mark Protosevich has been brought in to pen the adventures of another flaxen-haired comic hero.  Protosevich will script 20th Century Fox’s new film version of ‘Flash Gordon’ to which Matthew Vaughn (‘Kingsmen: The Secret Service’) is attached to direct.  A previous draft, written by ‘Star Trek Beyond”s J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay, was tossed […]

  • ‘Aquaman’ May Have Found His Mera In Amber Heard

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 04:00 pm GMT -4

    A couple of months ago, word surfaced that DC hero Mera would be included in Warner Brothers’ upcoming movies based on the DC Comics stable of characters.  According to those reports, the film version of Mera would be a warrior woman, comparable to Khaleesi on ‘Game of Thrones’ (played by Emilia Clark) and Furiosa in […]

  • 80s Action Tribute Graphic Novel ‘Sexcastle’ Is Getting A Big Screen Adaptation

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4

    Usually when you hear the term ‘Sexcastle’ you’d probably not be thinking of Kyle Starks’ graphic novel but today it looks like Fox is taking this love letter to 80s action movies and bringing it to the big screen. As the graphic novel itself is full of more humor than the action that invades every […]

  • ‘The Punisher’ Reportedly Gets The Green Light As A Spin-Off Series From Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’

    Posted Sunday, January 17th, 2016 11:00 am GMT -4

    There has been a lot of buzz and speculation about Jon Bernthal’s role as Frank Castle/The Punisher who takes a focal role on Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’ Season Two which arrives on March 18 in its entirety.  As cool as it will be to see The Punisher come to life and face off with Daredevil, The Punisher […]

  • The Legion Of Super Heroes Are Coming To Live Action On The Small Screen

    Posted Saturday, January 16th, 2016 09:00 pm GMT -4

    While attending the Television Critics Association winter press tour, DC Entertainment CCO Geoff Johns made one juicy announcement: “Keep watching…You’ll see a hint of the Legion on one of our shows.” Hmmm, but which one? The Legion of Super Heroes are a team of adolescent superheroes from various planets who band together to protect the United […]

  • Supergirl On Supergirl Action! Laura Vandervoort Joins ‘Supergirl’ As One Of Two New DC Characters

    Posted Saturday, January 16th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4

    SPOILER ALERT: This article contains information regarding the current season of ‘Supergirl’ including information from the comics which may be considered SPOILERS so proceed with caution. First, ‘Supergirl’ enlisted Helen Slater, the first live action Supergirl and Dean Cain, the Man of Steel on the 90s frothy guilty pleasure ‘Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman’ as […]

  • ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Welcomes A Legend Of Yesterday: Jonah Hex

    Posted Saturday, January 16th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4

    The CW’s upcoming time travel superhero excursion ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ is set to collide with the Old West, as it has been announced that DC Comics’ most famous western hero Jonah Hex is slated to appear. Hex is a former Confederate soldier whose face is badly disfigured and branded with a scar that is called the […]

  • Power To The People: NBC Execs Discuss How Many Superheroes We Might See In ‘Powerless’

    Posted Friday, January 15th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Ever since it was announced that NBC and DC were teaming up to do a show called ‘Powerless‘ about a group of average people working for an insurance company that exists within DC’s world of superheroes, fans have been curious about how exactly they would handle the superhero presence in the show. The biggest question […]

  • Elektra-fying Comment: Frank Miller Disses New Character On ‘Daredevil’

    Posted Friday, January 15th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4

    Of the legions of fans that are eagerly anticipating the March 18th premiere of Marvel/Netflix’s second season of ‘Daredevil,’ it seems long time ‘Daredevil’ scribe and super-hero guru Frank Miller is not amongst them. The man claims to have never watched the Netflix series, and had the following to say about the new Elektra (played […]

  • Marvel Comics Announces ‘Star Wars’ Comic Starring Poe Dameron

    Posted Friday, January 15th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4

    There are so many characters to love in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’. Obviously, there are the new heroes like Finn, Rey, and BB-8. There’s also the returning cast from the original trilogy such as Han Solo, Chewbacca, and Leia Organa. You might even find fans of the First Order minions Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma, […]

  • Guillermo Del Toro Delivers Tidings Of Joy By Announcing That ‘Pacific Rim 2′ Is Still A Go!

    Posted Thursday, January 14th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4

    Fans of Guillermo del Toro’s giant creature feature starring robots fighting oversized monsters are going to be happy that ‘Pacific Rim 2‘ still seems like a go! We’ve recently heard that the sequel to ‘Pacific Rim‘ was “off the table” after it had been halted indefinitely and del Toro’s time was so freed up that […]

  • Rules Of Time: ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ Producers Discuss Time-Travel Limits

    Posted Thursday, January 14th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4

    SPOILERS for DC’s upcoming ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ below, beware! ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ is fast approaching, and with it there are sure to be a slew of questions about how exactly time-travel works in the Arrowverse (it still is not that clear even after ‘The Flash’ has time-traveled about 3 times now). Luckily, the producers of […]

  • Doomsday? Luthor? Don’t Be Square! Another ‘Batman V Superman’ Baddie Appears To Have Been Revealed

    Posted Thursday, January 14th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4

    RUMOR/SPOILER ALERT: This article addresses RUMORS about the upcoming ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice’, which may also be considered SPOILERS! Proceed with caution and also a grain of salt! Some fans are ecstatic about ‘Batman V Superman’, the movie that really kicks off Warner Brothers’ (potential) blockbuster film universe featuring the DC Comics stable […]