Comic Books

  • Is ‘Agent Peggy Carter’ Going To Become A TV Series?

    Posted Thursday, September 19th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    Allegedly, the Marvel ‘One Shot’ ‘Item 47‘ led to ABC developing the ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ television series.  With a new ‘One Shot’, ‘Agent Peggy Carter’ coming your way soon (specifically Tuesday, September 24th,...
  • Chris O’Donnell Reacts To Justin Bieber/Robin Rumor

    Posted Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 02:07 pm GMT -4 by
    A couple of days ago, Justin Bieber stirred up quite a reaction when he Instagramed a photo of himself holding a realistic looking ‘Batman Vs. Superman’ script with the caption “#Robin?”  Though it didn’t spark the same controversy that the announcement...
  • Ben Affleck Responds To His Batman Haters

    Posted Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 03:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Ben Affleck finally responded to his critics (i.e. everyone on the internet) on Monday night when appearing on ‘Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.’  The talk show host questioned Affleck about his upcoming role as Batman in ‘Batman Vs. Superman‘ and the actor...
  • What’s On Comic Book Stands – September 18th

    Posted Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Here is the list of new comics, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 9/18/2013. 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. In ‘The Strain: The Fall’...
  • Warner Brothers CEO Discusses Future DC Comics Movies

    Posted Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    Last week, Warner Brothers CEO Kevin Tsujihara rallied behind Ben Affleck, after the actor’s surprise casting as Batman sent the world of social media into a tizzy, stating that the ‘Argo’ actor/director was perfect to play a ‘weary‘ Dark Knight. ...
  • ‘The Walking Dead’ Casting Of Rosita Espinosa Announced

    Posted Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    The supporting women of the ‘Twilight’ Saga aren’t doing too bad for themselves. First there was the ditzy best friend Jessica, played by Anna Kendrick, who would go on to gain critical acclaim for her role opposite George Clooney in ‘Up in the Air’...
  • AMC Announces A ‘Walking Dead’ Spin-Off

    Posted Monday, September 16th, 2013 03:14 pm GMT -4 by
    Can’t get enough of AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead’?  The show is the highest rated program on cable, so it makes sense that the network plans to cash in by creating a spin-off that will focus on a different group of survivors in an entirely different part...
  • Justin Bieber IS Robin!

    Posted Monday, September 16th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    Teen idol/hot mess Justin Bieber caused quite an uproar when he Instagrammed a photo of himself with a copy of the ‘Batman Vs. Superman’ script, specifically stamped with his name on it, with the caption “#Robin??”  The script is clearly printed “Written...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avengers Arena’ #15

    Posted Sunday, September 15th, 2013 08:00 pm GMT -4 by
    When we last left the contestants of ‘Avengers Arena’, the final story arc of the series titled “Boss Level” began in issue fifteen. This five-part finale of the Harvey Award-winning book brought us to the final days of the game, which is where we started way back in...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avengers’ #19

    Posted Sunday, September 15th, 2013 04:00 pm GMT -4 by
    ‘Infinity’ continues as the Galactic Council regroups after their retreat from the battle against the Builders in ‘Avengers’ #18. When we last saw them, Earth’s Mightiest Heroes had joined the likes of the Kree, the Skrulls, the Brood, the Spartax, and more as they...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Aquaman’ #23.1 (Black Manta)

    Posted Sunday, September 15th, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    In a refreshing change of pace, this is not an origin story.  This is probably because Black Manta’s origin was already told in the pages of the regular ‘Aquaman’ series.  His beginnings are briefly summarized, but things quickly progress from there. This...
  • Canada Pays Tribute To Superman Through Coins And Stamps

    Posted Sunday, September 15th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4 by
    In honor of Superman’s 75th birthday, Canada is minting a series of coins to pay tribute to the iconic hero.  The Royal Canadian Mint will produce seven special coins to commemorate the first costumed super hero that range in value from $10 to $750!  You can order them...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine’ #9

    Posted Saturday, September 14th, 2013 09:00 pm GMT -4 by
    It’s been no surprise that Wolverine would become killable this year. With the loss of his healing factor (hey this has happened before) we might finally see Logan die. It’d be one way to keep him from popping up in 20 books a time until they brought him back to life. We...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘X-Men’ #5: Battle Of The Atom Chapter 3

    Posted Saturday, September 14th, 2013 07:30 pm GMT -4 by
    We’re going to be taking a couple issue break from our usual run of X-Men and not continue where we left off in issue #4. Good thing they gave the first story arc a decent book end or there would be a lot of fans out for blood for an interrupted plot right now. Since we’re...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Mighty Avengers’ #1

    Posted Saturday, September 14th, 2013 04:30 pm GMT -4 by
    Back in June, Marvel announced that Luke Cage would be coming out of retirement to lead his own team of Avengers again in a new incarnation of ‘Mighty Avengers’. Spinning out from the pages of ‘Infinity’, this new book from writer Al Ewing and artist Greg Land assembles...