Comic Books

  • DC Announces A New ‘Earth 2′ Weekly Comic

    Posted Saturday, April 19th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4

    When DC relaunched its superhero lineup in the 50s with new heroes bearing the names of its Golden Age heroes, like The Flash, Green Lantern, The Atom and Hawkman, they determined that any earlier stories took place on a parallel world called Earth 2, where the heroes emerged during the Great Depression/World War II and […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘X-Force’ #3

    Posted Friday, April 18th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -4

    While the last issue of ‘X-Force’ gave us a pure following of Cable (as well as the mysterious blowing himself up and being just fine trick), in this issue the focus is on everyone’s favorite assassin ninja highborn British omega level telepath Psylocke. I could probably also throw in that Elizabeth “Betsy” Braddock is Captain […]

  • ‘Spider-Man’ Producers Confirm Two More Villainous (?) Characters To Appear In Movies

    Posted Friday, April 18th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -4

    Looks like a certain feline, female cat burglar, squeezed into a skin-tight black leather catsuit, who walks the line between hero and criminal and who shares an adversarial/romantic relationship with her mask wearing, rooftop-swinging heroic opponent is headed to the big screen.  (Er… no, the other one.)  Yep, the other cat woman, Felicia Hardy, the […]

  • Zack Snyder Discusses Adding Batman To The Superman Sequel And Costume Info

    Posted Friday, April 18th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4

    Zack Snyder is set to begin filming the sequel to ‘Man of Steel’ in Detroit within weeks, but it’s been a bit quiet in terms of news breaking regarding the highly scrutinized film which will return Batman to the big screen following Christopher Nolan‘s ultra successful trilogy and will also deliver Wonder Woman to live […]

  • Mark Millar’s ‘Superior’ Is Moving Closer To The Big Screen

    Posted Thursday, April 17th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4

    A couple years back Matthew Vaughn (‘X-Men: First Class‘,’Kick-Ass’) bought the film rights to Mark Millar’s ‘Superior‘ and not much has been publicly happening since that time. That is until now as 20th Century Fox has just picked up the rights to develop the big screen adaptation of the superhero with Vauhhn on board to […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Predator or Prey?

    Posted Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 05:21 pm GMT -4

    Greetings readers! Welcome to the new edition of Toy News Tuesday! On the off chance that you’re new here, you’ve found yourself knee-deep in this awesome weekly column where Science Fiction’s own toy-aficionado Jordan DesJardins brings you all the important information about all the cool stuff going on in the toy industry! We’ll bring you […]

  • Vertigo’s ‘Scalped’ Being Developed For TV By WGN America

    Posted Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 04:26 pm GMT -4

    WGN America is slated to adapt the DC/Vertigo Comics’ ‘Scalped’ series, a Native American crime noir, originally written by Jason Aaron and illustrated by R.M. Guera. for its slate of original programing it is developing, a la AMC or FX.  Its first original entry, ‘Salem’ about the infamous witch trials, debuts this coming Sunday. ‘Banshee”s […]

  • Deathstroke Invades The ‘Arrow’ Lair In Tomorrow Night’s Episode

    Posted Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Arrow’ has taken a hiatus after the last cliffhanger episode, ‘Deathstroke’,  in which Oliver handed over control of Queen Consolidated to business partner Isabel Rochev only for us to learn that she was in cahoots with Oliver’s number one nemesis Slade Wilson a.k.a. Deathstroke the Terminator and their bond may be deeper than simply business […]

  • What’s On Comic Book Stands – April 16th

    Posted Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4

    Here is the list of new comics, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 4/16/2014. 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. In ‘Skyman’ #4, fighting for his life thousands of feet […]

  • Cliff Chiang’s ‘Wonder Woman’ Was Supposed To Be VERY Different

    Posted Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4

    TwoMorrows Publishing has just released volume twenty-nine in its Modern Masters series, which delves in depth into the work of the most respected artists working in comics today. The extensive publications shed a lot of light on the behind-the-scenes of your favorite comics and this one is no different spotlighting the work of Cliff Chiang. Chiang […]

  • New Action-Packed Clip From ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ Highlights New Mutants In Action

    Posted Monday, April 14th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -4

    Ellen Page a.k.a. the X-Men’s Kitty Pryde introduced an exclusive clip from ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ on the MTV Movie Awards.  This clip had previously been included in the first ten minutes of the film, unveiled by director Bryan Singer at CinemaCon a couple of weeks ago, but this was the first time it […]

  • Splinter Debuts In New ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ TV Clip

    Posted Monday, April 14th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4

    Maybe I’m getting old, but I think the ‘MTV Movie Awards’ is kind of a joke.  It comes months after the end of “Awards Season” which caps with the Academy Awards each year, so they’re celebrating the movies of last year almost halfway through this year.  And the awards are voted on by fans, so […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘All-New Doop’ #1

    Posted Sunday, April 13th, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -4

    Straight from the pages of most of the ‘X-Men’ novels, the strangest mutant of all that lives within the margins of the mutant universe, Doop, is getting his own book. Doop isn’t exactly a mutant as his origin puts him as a Cold War era experiment that was the key cause of the fall of […]

  • Abe Sapien Is Going To Get Much Darker In His Ongoing Comic Series!

    Posted Sunday, April 13th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4

    From the pages of ‘Hellboy’ we’ve seen Abe Sapien grow as a character and into his own solo title. While things have been kind of bleak for our fishy friend already, current Editor-in-Chief at Dark Horse Comics as well as co-writer of the comic, Scott Allie, let us know that things are going to be […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Captain Marvel’ #2

    Posted Sunday, April 13th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4

    If I didn’t consider myself a card carrying member of the Carol Corps before, I definitely am one now. (Are there actually cards? I should look into that…) After becoming a fan of Kelly Sue DeConnick through ‘Avengers Assemble’ and ‘Pretty Deadly’ (and her amazing internet presence), I finally decided to check out ‘Captain Marvel’ […]