Comic Books

  • ABC Orders ‘Agent Carter’ And Renews ‘Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’

    Posted Friday, May 9th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5

    Well, genre fans can breathe a sigh of relief.  Despite a steady dip in ratings, ABC has renewed “bubble” show ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ for a second season.  The highly-anticipated series was spun-off from Marvel/Disney’s superhero movie franchise and debuted huge with a 4.7 rating and 11.9 million viewers beating out ‘The Voice’ and ‘NCIS’.  The […]

  • Cap Defeats Spidey In The Battle Of The Summer – ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ Predicted To Drop To #2 In Its 2nd Week

    Posted Thursday, May 8th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5

    There was no doubt that Sony’s ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ would conquer the box office in it’s debut weekend and indeed with its $92 million, it easily scored the top spot.  The film’s budget cost $250 million to produce and the studio has since spent an additional $200 million to promoted it.  $92M would seem […]

  • Blu-ray Review: ‘Son of Batman’

    Posted Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 04:41 pm GMT -5

    ‘Son of Batman’ is an adaptation of Grant Morrison and Andy Kubert’s 2006 ‘Batman and Son’storyline. The film was released on home media on May 6, 2014. This direct-to-video follow up to ‘Justice League: War‘ is a part of the new continuity established with Jason O’Mara reprising his role as Batman while David McCallum and […]

  • Jim Starlin & Marvel Comics At Odds Over ‘Thanos: The Infinity Revelation’

    Posted Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -5

    Back in January, it was announced that Jim Starlin would be returning to Marvel Comics after about ten years to write and draw a brand new story featuring a number of characters that he created for the company, including his most famous creation who happens to be playing a part in the upcoming Phase Two […]

  • TV Recap: ‘The Tomorrow People: Son of Man’ (Season Finale)

    Posted Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -5

    From the very first episode that found Stephen Jameson teleporting into his neighbors’ bed and the strange voice in his head, it has all been leading up to this moment. The moment where Stephen must live up to himself being the one that will stand and deliver, the one to lead the Tomorrow People, the […]

  • What’s On Comic Book Stands – May 7th

    Posted Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -5

    Here is the list of new comics, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 5/7/2014. 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. The surviving members of the Victories are at a standoff […]

  • Check Out The Trailer For Marvel’s ‘Original Sin’

    Posted Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -5

    Marvel has an interesting new Earth turned cosmic event on the horizon in ‘Original Sin’ and it actually sounds like it could mostly be a fun read. When I first heard about the idea of the Watcher being killed, I thought it wasn’t the best of ideas. When I heard that “secrets would be revealed”, […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: We’re Gonna Need Some Bigger Bricks

    Posted Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -5

    Hello there toy-fans, and welcome to yet another all new weekly edition of your favorite (and only) toy news column here at! For those of you that are new here (again, welcome!), Toy News Tuesday is a weekly column where our very own toy-obsessed writer Jordan DesJardins keeps you updated on all the awesome […]

  • 23 New Character Art From ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’

    Posted Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 02:59 pm GMT -5

    If the post credit clip from ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ was not enough, 20th Century Fox debuted 23 new international character art images for the film and has them here for you! The film is based on the 1980 comic arc by written by Chris Claremont, John Byrne with art by Terry Austin. Those familiar […]

  • Who Will Be The Villain Of ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 3′? Marc Webb Hunts… Er Hints

    Posted Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -5

      If you Shazamed the closing credits of ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ you unlocked a sequence hinting at the members of the ‘Sinister Six‘ who will star in their own film after ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 3′. As you can see, this image mirrors the lion’s face design on Kraven’s vest.  In the comics, Kraven is […]

  • The First ‘Gotham’ Trailer is Here! Watch It Now!

    Posted Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5

    Fox’s ‘Gotham‘ sound like a stretch.  Based on the Batman universe… except minus Batman, the series was announced as centering on the future Commissioner James Gordon, as a rookie cop working his way up the food chain.  It was simultaneously stated that Gotham’s colorful villains would play a role… but wait?!  Without Batman?  What happens […]

  • Seth Rogen Gives An Update On ‘Preacher’ And Dicusses Changes From The Comic

    Posted Monday, May 5th, 2014 05:43 pm GMT -5

    It had been awhile since we heard that AMC had picked up ‘Preacher‘ and that Seth Rogen (‘This Is the End‘, ‘Superbad’) was on board with the project. Now we’re finally learning some details from the actor/producer/writer about what to expect in the small screen adaptation of the comic such as what we’ll be seeing […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine’ #5

    Posted Sunday, May 4th, 2014 07:30 pm GMT -5

    In the last issue we finally found out what I had suspected since the first issue and that is Wolverine isn’t really bad. Not only is he after Sabertooth, as I had originally suspected, but it looks as if he is after his old nemesis on S.H.I.E.L.D.’s request. So the murder he so violently commited? […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Serenity: Leaves on the Wind’ #4

    Posted Sunday, May 4th, 2014 04:30 pm GMT -5

    With one of their own in danger, the crew of Serenity is now in rescue mission mode. However, they’re one experienced lieutenant short of successfully saving Zoe from Alliance imprisonment. That’s when Captain Mal Reynolds throws a curveball that no one could have seen coming. When we last left the gang in ‘Serenity: Leaves on […]

  • One Of Yahoo’s New Series Is A Spacetime/Sliders Style Comedy!

    Posted Sunday, May 4th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -5

    As you may or may not have heard, Yahoo! has entered the race for long-form shows, much like Netflix and Hulu are doing. Recently the company announced the first two original comedies in their new lineup. While one of the new shows is based on a fictional pro basketball expansion team, it’s the other that we are excited about! […]