Comic Books

  • ‘Gotham’ Will Kick Off With A Famous Double Homicide

    Posted Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4

    We previously reported that Fox had ordered a show called ‘Gotham’ straight-to-series, bypassing the pilot process.  The show would focus on Lt. James Gordon of the Gotham City police department as he solves crimes in the twisted, corrupt metropolis and, possibly, his ascension to eventually become commissioner, should the show last that long. Now comes word that the first […]

  • Check Out Three Teaser Trailers For ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′

    Posted Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 07:19 pm GMT -4

    The full trailer for the highly anticipated ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ will premiere on December 5th, but in the meantime, you can check out three teasers for the movie.  These trailers are obviously meant for the Spanish speaking market, as the text is all in that language, but there’s no dialogue, so there’s not much […]

  • Additional Footage Of Grant Gustin As Barry Allen On ‘Arrow’ Plus Producer Andrew Kreisberg’s Take On The Flash

    Posted Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4

    We’re just days away from possibly the most anticipated episode of ‘Arrow’ yet, ‘The Scientist’ which will bring police forensic scientist Barry Allen from Central City to Starling City and possibly result in a spin-off series featuring DC Comics’ Scarlet Speedster The Flash.  We previously presented to you the trailer for his debut.  Now there’s […]

  • Marvel Postpones Matt Fraction’s ‘Inhuman’

    Posted Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 02:00 pm GMT -4

    Last week, we saw the end the epic crossover event from Jonathan Hickman called ‘Infinity’, which (as clichéd as this sounds) changed the face of the Marvel Universe as we know it. Many things happened as a result of Thanos’ invasion of Earth during that story, but one of the biggest things had to be […]

  • What’s On Comic Book Stands – December 4th

    Posted Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4

    Here is the list of new comics, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 12/4/2013. 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 Star Wars’ #4, General Skywalker and Jedi-in-training Annikin Starkiller […]

  • ‘The Walking Dead’ Showrunner Scott Gimple Discusses The Bloody Mid-Season Finale (SPOILERS)

    Posted Monday, December 2nd, 2013 09:00 pm GMT -4

    SPOILER ALERT! If you haven’t watched he mid-season finale of ‘The Walking Dead’ ‘Too Far Gone’, stop reading as there are spoilers aplenty!  (But if you have Twitter or Facebook and had everyone spoil it for you (Jerkwads), read on.) For those who have witnessed that bloodbath , Scott Gimple, the series’ showrunner had some remarks to […]

  • Will The Shocker Also Appear In ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′?!

    Posted Monday, December 2nd, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4

    We already knew that ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ featured two major villains, Electro (Jaime Foxx) and The Rhino (Paul Giamatti).  Then days ago, a leaked storyboard indicated that another villain would make at least a brief appearance.  (SPOILERS!)  But could yet ANOTHER villain also pop up?!  Is there even enough time for Spider-Man to make […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine And The X-Men’ #38

    Posted Sunday, December 1st, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -4

    We enter this issue of ‘Wolverine and the X-Men’ with Wolverine welcoming some new students to the class right after ‘Battle of the Atom’ is letting off. The introduction is cut short though as all of a sudden S.H.I.E.L.D. shows up on their front door to have Hill and Wolverine talk about what had just […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘New Avengers’ #12

    Posted Sunday, December 1st, 2013 01:00 pm GMT -4

    With ‘Infinity’ coming to an end this week, the latest issue of ‘New Avengers’ acts as an epilogue to the whole event. The issue catches up with the members of the Illuminati after Thane and the Avengers quelled the scuffle with Thanos and now they’re free to revisit the things that plagued them before the […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avengers Arena’ #18

    Posted Sunday, December 1st, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4

    About a year ago, a brand new book called ‘Avengers Arena’ from Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker that sounded like Marvel’s version of ‘The Hunger Games’/’Battle Royale’ debuted to mix feelings. But as the book progressed and the audience explored Murder World, fans began to rally behind it despite the promise of all our favorite […]

  • Disney Delays/Cancels Plans For ‘Star Wars’ Attractions At Its Theme Parks

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 09:00 pm GMT -4

    When Disney acquired Lucasfilm and Marvel Comics, fans speculated that it was merely time before the super studio integrated elements from these franchises into its theme parks, namely Disneyland in Anaheim, CA, and Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL.  (I have a friend who was secretly working on a stand-alone Marvel theme park, which was […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘The Walking Dead’ #117

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 07:00 pm GMT -4

    “All Out War” carries on here, after Holly “threw herself on a grenade” taking Rick’s place in driving their truck through Negan’s fence, allowing the “roamers” in.  Negan mistakenly takes Holly for Andrea, despite her protests, but she remains tough despite his interrogation.  But her mission proved successful as Negan and his followers soon find […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine And The X-Men’ Annual’ #1

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 03:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Wolverine And The X-Men’ is a book that follows both Logan and the students in his class. In this ‘Infinity’ tie-in the focus is on one student. Most of the rest of his class were involved with the pretty underwhelming ‘Infinity: The Hunt’ event. Who else does that leave? Well a certain student who is […]

  • Accoding To Alan Moore, Adults Who Like Superhero Movies Are “Emotionally Subnormal”

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 01:00 pm GMT -4

    For a creator whose work has often involved superheroes in the past, Alan Moore seems to be pretty opinionated on adults who enjoy the genre. In the 80s he was responsible for three of the most well known superhero tales of all time including ‘The Killing Joke‘, ‘Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow’, and […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Infinity’ #6

    Posted Saturday, November 30th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4

    After three months of extremely epic events in the pages of Jonathan Hickman’s ‘Infinity’, the Marvel Comics crossover has finally come to an end. After the Avengers saved the universe from the Builders, they learn that their home world is being threatened by frequent foe Thanos as he looks to rid this plane of existence […]