Comic Books

  • ‘Riverdale’ Enrolls Two New Students: Cole Sprouse And Lili Reinhart Cast As Jughead And Betty

    Posted Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4

    The CW does two things extremely well: teen dramas and comic book shows.  Now it’s doubling down on a comic book teen drama– ‘Riverdale’ based on the seminal eternal teenagers from Archie Comics. Now the show has found two of its lead characters.  The first is Cole Sprouse, the former child star who starred in […]

  • Which Two ‘Deadpool’ Comic Characters Got Cut From The Movie?

    Posted Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 06:00 pm GMT -4

    After a very unfaithful debut in ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine’, the Deadpool in the upcoming solo movie will be extremely faithful to the source material.  That includes packing the film with fan favorite supporting characters, from lover Vanessa/Copycay (Morena Baccarin) to enemies Ajax (Ed Skrein) and Angel Dust (Gina Carano), as well as allies Weasel (T.J. […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Countdown To Toy Fair 2016

    Posted Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Look out! It’s an all new Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them all in one easy to find place for you! We are […]

  • Un-X-pected Results: Ryan Reynolds Says ‘X-Force’ Movie Is A Top Priority After ‘Deadpool’

    Posted Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 04:06 pm GMT -4

    Apparently Hollywood needs to learn that Ryan Reynolds is a force to be reckoned with, which is not something you would expect after the middling movies he has made over the years. However, the man seems to have reclaimed his mojo when it comes to the ‘Deadpool‘ series. After he stated back in 2005 that […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – February 10th

    Posted Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 02:05 pm GMT -4

    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 2/10/2016. 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 ‘King’s Road’ #1 48-page special includes all King’s […]

  • Marc Guggenheim Reveals Why Deathstroke Won’t Be Back On ‘Arrow’

    Posted Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 12:00 pm GMT -4

    Yes, the ‘Suicide Squad‘ has a movie coming out, but the team of criminals-turned-government black ops agents have already been brought to life twice on the small screen, on ‘Arrow’.  But last year, executive producer Marc Guggenheim admitted that the popular character Deadshot, played by Michael Rowe, had been killed off because that character was […]

  • ‘Daredevil’ Is Getting Ready To Rise Again With This New Teaser Clip

    Posted Monday, February 8th, 2016 07:00 pm GMT -4

    When Netflix launched its line of shows based on Marvel Comics’ grittier heroes, it didn’t appear they had plans for them to get renewed so quickly, but ‘Daredevil’ proved to be such a huge immediate smash that the streaming service practically rushed it back into production for a second season, which debuts nearly one year […]

  • Caitlyn’s Fabulously Evil! Barry’s A Stuffy Professor! Joe’s A Singer? And Iris Is A Crime Boss? New Pics Welcome You To Earth-2

    Posted Monday, February 8th, 2016 01:12 pm GMT -4

    When the concept of Earth-2 was first introduced, it seemed like just another parallel world, full of folks as nice as Jay Garrick and HEY a truly good version of Harrison Wells!  But things started to shift, when Doctor Light showed up and turned out to be an evil version of Barry’s former love interest […]

  • Super Bowl 50: The Future Looks Bleak In The New ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Trailer

    Posted Sunday, February 7th, 2016 10:20 pm GMT -4

    Coldplay performed during the half time show at the Super Bowl, so fittingly one  of their songs appears in the new ‘X-Men: Apocalypse‘ trailer.  Set to a moody cover of ‘Beautiful World’, the clip looks anything but beautiful as missiles launch into the sky and while the various mutants traipse across decimated battlegrounds. Perhaps the […]

  • Super Bowl 50: Krang Appears In The ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows’ Super Bowl Trailer

    Posted Sunday, February 7th, 2016 08:30 pm GMT -4

    We recently reported that the blob-like mastermind Krang was confirmed to be in the upcoming ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows’ and now he’s finally been revealed, via the trailer that aired during Super Bowl 50. The new movie is the sequel to 2014′s hit reboot of the popular franchise.  Joining the Turtles […]

  • Super Bowl 50: Deadpool is “A Truly Offensive Marvel” In Latest Super Bowl Spot

    Posted Sunday, February 7th, 2016 06:56 pm GMT -4

    This weekend may be all about the Super Bowl, but for a lot of nerds, NEXT weekend is the big event: ‘Deadpool‘ steps in to slay theater audiences in his R-rated superhero romp, which is already garnering rave reviews from critics who have seen it.  (Read our review here.) But with the largest television audience […]

  • Super Bowl 50: Divided We Fall – Watch The Super Bowl ‘Captain America: Civil War’ Trailer Here

    Posted Sunday, February 7th, 2016 06:38 pm GMT -4

    The Super Bowl is the highest rated televised program of every year, so companies really have to up their game when it comes to the ads that run during the broadcast.  This means that the movie studios use this platform to promote their biggest and brightest and one of the most highly anticipated movies of […]

  • Them’s Fightin’ Words: Luke Skywalker vs. Halo’s Master Chief

    Posted Sunday, February 7th, 2016 03:00 pm GMT -4

    The following is part of a series pitting the merits and abilities of similar characters against each other. We open with a disclosure of the personal bias of the author then outline some ground rules and end with an example of how a fight between the two might unfold. Ground rules: This fight features Luke Skywalker […]

  • Zack Snyder Awkwardly Defends His Take On The ‘Man Of Steel’

    Posted Saturday, February 6th, 2016 09:00 am GMT -4

    ‘Batman V Superman’ sets the stage for Warner Brothers’ high-stakes DC cinematic universe, but let’s not forget that this is actually the second movie in this unfurling franchise.  The ball started rolling in 2013, when Zack Snyder delivered his first DC Comics-based film, the Superman re-imagining ‘Man of Steel’, the ramifications of which factor heavily […]

  • The ‘Descender’ Movie Has Tapped Jesse Wigutow As Its Scribe

    Posted Friday, February 5th, 2016 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Sony’s adaptation of Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen’s hit science fiction comic ‘Descender’ has just found a writer in Jesse Wigutow (‘It Runs in the Family’,’The Prince’)! While he doesn’t have anything big on screen from the realm of science fiction or comic books quite yet, Wigutow has clearly been working in the genre. He […]