Comic Books

  • Marvel Announces Its First Female Lead In A Film… And It’s Not Black Widow!

    Posted Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 07:19 pm GMT -5
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    Scarlett Johansson has made quite a splash as Black Widow in three Marvel movies now, ‘Iron Man 2′, ‘The Avengers’ and ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier.’  Hayley Atwell’s ‘Agent Carter‘ will headline her own TV series this winter.  But neither of these powerful women will star in their own live action movie.  The first Marvel […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Spared No Expense

    Posted Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 06:15 pm GMT -5
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    Why hello there fellow toy collectors! Welcome to another all new edition of Toy News Tuesday! Just on the off chance that you’re new around here, we’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – October 29th

    Posted Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -5
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 10/29/2014. 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. After crashing their clunky mining ship on a strange […]

  • Robert Kirkman Debunks ‘The Walking Dead’ “It’s All A Dream” Theory

    Posted Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    The live action television adaptation of the hit Image comic book ‘The Walking Dead’, written by Robert Kirkman is actually growing its already massive audience with its new sixth season, seemingly locking it in for many more seasons to come.  But recently, fans of the show began buzzing that perhaps things were not what they […]

  • David S. Goyer Is Looking To Adapt ‘Krypton’ As A TV Series

    Posted Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    ‘Gotham’ is doing well on Fox, so it’s not terribly surprising that Warner Brothers is looking to deliver another prequel TV series based on its DC Comics mythology.  In this case, the studio is looking to bring Superman’s home world of Krypton to the small screen.  This would be the second Superman prequel, following The […]

  • Jaden Smith May Join His Mother Jada In The DC TV Universe

    Posted Monday, October 27th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    Jada Pinkett Smith is getting very favorable reactions to her portrayal of original character Fish Mooney on Fox’s ‘Gotham’ series.  And her husband Will’s name has been bandied about in relation to the role of Bronze Tiger in the proposed ‘Suicide Squad’ movie.  Now a third member of the show biz clan may also be […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘The Multiversity – The Just’ #1

    Posted Sunday, October 26th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    Fans of the DC Universe of the 90s and early 2000s should enjoy this tribute via Grant Morrison’s ‘Multiversity’ series which explores random parallel Earths in the new DC continuity.  It was recently hinted that the pre-New 52 still exists somewhere and this series may revisit that history, but this particular issue visits a world […]

  • Got His Goat: 5 New Clips from ‘Gotham’s’ 6th Episode ‘Spirit of the Goat’

    Posted Saturday, October 25th, 2014 05:30 pm GMT -5
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    Continuing their media blitz, the good people behind ‘Gotham’ have released 5 clips from the upcoming 6th episode titled ‘Spirit of the Goat.’ CLIP 1: The wheels are turning in Gotham City, as a copy-cat killer (as far as we know) begins killing the first-borns of the privileged upper class of Gotham, much to Harvey […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avengers & X-Men: Axis’ #3

    Posted Saturday, October 25th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -5
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    Where the second issue left me not even really wanting more, this week’s release of ‘Avengers & X-Men: Axis’ had my full attention now that the villains became involved. While the first issue hinted at how this Axis was going to happen and change the status quo of the Marvel Universe, I believe we saw […]

  • NYCC 2014: ‘Powers’ EP/Artist Michael Avon Oeming Talks Comic & Show Synergy

    Posted Friday, October 24th, 2014 10:30 am GMT -5
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    Few entities had a bigger year at New York Comic Con than ‘Powers.’ After fourteen years of ups and downs, the comic series from Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming is finally becoming a television show thanks to the PlayStation Network. To celebrate, a few of the key players including Susan Heyward, Noah Taylor, Olesya […]

  • DC Is Set To ‘Rebrand’ Vertigo Comics In 2015

    Posted Friday, October 24th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    In 2015, DC Entertainment is doing a huge shake up to its Vertigo Comics imprint and will be rebranding the entire line. Vertigo was initially created in 1993 by editor Karen Berger and in 2010 had become DC’s creator-owned comic line that tends to focus on more mature comics than what you would find in […]

  • TV Recap: ‘American Horror Story: Freak Show – Edward Mordrake, Part 1′

    Posted Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -5
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    Can you feel it? That slight tingle you get running up your spine? That delicious feeling in the pit of your stomach that makes your toes curl and your back arch?  That’s right people, lean into it. Its the first round of the two-part-Halloween episodes of ‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’, and Ryan Murphy came to […]

  • TV Recap: ‘Arrow: Corto Maltese’ (Season 3 Episode 3)

    Posted Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -5
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    Thea’s a lot sharper than she looks.  In lieu of the standard flashbacks chronicling Oliver’s experiences leading up to his return to Starling City, this week the flashbacks revolve around Thea and her training in Corto Maltese under the tutelage of her father, Malcolm Merlin. Though she initiated the training, and asked for Malcolm to […]

  • NYCC 2014: ‘Batgirl’ Creative Team Discusses Barbara Gordon’s New Beginnings

    Posted Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -5
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    Over the summer, we learned that acclaimed comic book writer Gail Simone would be departing ‘Batgirl’ and the series would be taken in a completely different direction. Starting with issue thirty-five, the popular DC comic starring Barbara Gordon became a bit lighter and more twenty-something oriented as our hero would get a fresh start in […]

  • NYCC 2014: Marvel.com’s Lorraine Cink Says Just Do It!

    Posted Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -5
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    For everyone out there who thinks that the comic book industry is a boys club or that comics are just for boys, you clearly aren’t paying attention. Of course, there are a ton of great female characters out there right now starring in their own ongoing titles, but there are also some incredible women behind […]