Comic Books

  • Will Colton Haynes Become Speedy or Red Arrow On ‘Arrow’?

    Posted Thursday, November 21st, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    Colton Haynes‘ role as Roy Harper has been significantly beefed up in season two of The CW’s ‘Arrow’, becoming an ally of Stephen Amell‘s title hero.  Though in the first episode, Amell’s Oliver Queen referred to his sister Thea as “Speedy”,...
  • Stephen Amell’s ‘Arrow’ Is Finally Getting A Mask: First Look!

    Posted Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 04:14 pm GMT -4 by
    The Arrow, formerly known as The Hood (Stephen Amell) is drifting closer and closer to his comic book counterpart.  He’s already given up on killing his enemies and has employed the gimmicky arrows he utilizes in the comics, including exploding arrows and handcuff arrows. ...
  • Sneak Peak At ‘League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Nemo: Roses Of Berlin’

    Posted Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    With Alan Moore having turned 60, his birthday present to the world is some early artwork for his next endeavor with artist Kevin O’Neil, ‘League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Nemo: Roses Of Berlin’. Their last outing was released earlier this year as ‘Nemo:...
  • ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ Shows Off Another 5 Character Posters

    Posted Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    Time is ticking down for the release of ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug‘ and these latest character posters are really selling the action element in each pose. I’m curious to see if they’ll do with these as they have with previous magazine covers...
  • Jed Whedon Reveals New Facts About Agent Coulson And Crossover Info With ‘Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’

    Posted Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    ABC is looking to employ a bit of synergy to crank up interest in their out-of-the-gate hit show ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D’ by tapping into the box-office success of ‘Thor: The Dark World’.  In tonight’s episode the team on that show will discover...
  • What’s On Comic Book Stands – November 20th

    Posted Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 01:32 pm GMT -4 by
    Here is the list of new comics, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 11/20/2013. 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. This bombastic debut issue...
  • No Coming In The Backdoor! The Flash Will Have Its Own Pilot

    Posted Monday, November 18th, 2013 08:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Well, we’ve been reporting for months now that Grant Gustin will debut in just two weeks on ‘Arrow’ as Barry Allen, the forensics scientist who will eventually become the super speed hero The Flash.  The character was set to appear in episodes 8 and 9 of the...
  • Christian Bale’s Advice To Ben Afleck On Playing Batman Is Kinda “Ewww!”

    Posted Monday, November 18th, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Christian Bale is the only actor to portray Batman in three consecutive films.  And his portrayal managed to wipe away the camp appeal of earlier portrayals and earned more at the box office than preceding versions.  So obviously some people want to know his opinion of the...
  • Producer Daniel Alter Further Fans The Nightwing Rumors For ‘Batman Vs. Superman’

    Posted Monday, November 18th, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -4 by
     We’ve previously reported that there was a rumor flying around about Nightwing appearing in ‘Batman Vs. Superman’ and even that three actors had emerged as frontrunners for the role.  To further complicate matters, former ‘The Vampire Diaries’...
  • ‘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...