Comic Books

  • Concept Art Reveals A More Powerful, Apocalypse-Enhanced Magneto In ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

    Posted Thursday, December 31st, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4

    SPOILER ALERT: The following contains information and photos that could be considered SPOILERS for ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ so proceed with caution. ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ will introduce viewers to Apocalypse, the world’s first mutant and a veritable god with a vast array of powers including, based on the trailer, the ability to grow to gargantuan size.  But as […]

  • Ben’s Worst Movies Of 2015

    Posted Thursday, December 31st, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4

    Now that we’ve laid out the year’s best, it’s time to rank the worst. As I said before in my best movies of 2015 list, a lot of the year’s films fell somewhere in the middle and were mostly forgotten, so it was hard to pick a few that I had strong negative feelings towards. But […]

  • Not So Mellow-Yellow: Hear Mike Colter’s Comments on Whether Luke Cage Will Wear His Iconic Costume in His Series

    Posted Thursday, December 31st, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4

    With all of the superheroes stories currently coming to screen in 2016 (both big and small), fans are starting to ask more and more questions about the upcoming projects, especially when they are following in the footsteps of sister shows that has been well received by fans and critics. In this case, we are talking […]

  • Hello Ladies! New ‘Deadpool’ Pics Showcase Gina Carano’s Angel Dust And Brianna Hildebrand As A New Mutant

    Posted Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -4

    With the apparent cancellation of 20th Century Fox’s in-development ‘X-Force’ movie, some are wondering what happened and how plans for the ‘X-Men’ shared universe have changed.  The latest attention is on Brianna Hildebrand, who debuts in ‘Deadpool’ in February as Negasonic Teenage Warhead.  People are suddenly noticing that the character is wearing a New Mutants […]

  • Kevin Feige Hints At The Importance Of ‘Black Panther’ In ‘Avengers: Infinity War Part One’

    Posted Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4

    Despite earlier reports and images, Black Panther, played by Chadwick Boseman, is neither Team Cap nor Team Stark in ‘Captain America: Civil War’.  True, he has pits his talons against Cap’s shield, but that’s because his true mission is to capture The Winter Soldier, a.k.a. Cap’s former best friend Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan) because of something […]

  • More Action! More Romance! More Complexity! ‘Daredevil’ Season 2 Ups Its Game

    Posted Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Daredevil’ broke new ground for the Marvel cinematic universe, deviating from the light-hearted family fare of the movies and taking on a gritty, violent tone aimed squarely at adult fans.  The results were a success as ‘Daredevil’ was almost immediately greenlit for a second season which arrives this spring, roughly one year after Season One […]

  • Close Quarters Combat: Ryan Reynolds And Ed Skrein Discuss Their ‘Deadpool’ Combat Plus New Pics

    Posted Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Deadpool’ might be the dark horse of superhero movies.  While ‘Captain America: Civil War‘, ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice‘ and even ‘X-Men: Apocalypse‘ have gotten most of the mainstream media attention, Ryan Reynold’s comedy/action flick about an off-kilter assassin has been winning fans with its edgier red band trailer.  Indeed, with its R-rating, it’s the […]

  • Rob Liefeld On ‘X-Force’: “Priorities Change And Movies Die”… “Happens.”

    Posted Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    ‘Kick-Ass 2′director Jeff Wadlow has been toiling away on a film adaptation of ‘X-Force’ the 90s-originated, paramilitary branch of the ‘X-Men’ universe.  News about the project has been minimal, but last year, following the release of ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ and the announcement of ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’, we reported that the project had been delayed […]

  • Kevin Feige Assures Doctor Strange’s Eye Of Agamotto And Cloak Of Levitation Will Be Comic Accurate

    Posted Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -4

    With a name like ‘Doctor Strange’, one has to expect something completely fresh and unusual and it certainly sounds like that’s what movie goers will be getting. The original comics by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko were created during the trippy psychedelic 60s and that heavily influenced the comics and apparently also the film.  Just days […]

  • Adam Beach Slips Details About Slipknot In ‘Suicide Squad’

    Posted Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘Suicide Squad’ will feature a host of major DC villains, working for the U.S. government in exchanged for commuted prison sentences.  It will also feature some less well-known character and among them is Firestorm foe Slipknot, a criminal who uses ropes as his major tools of the trade.  In the comics, Slipknot was a short-lived […]

  • Building A Mystery: Rachel McAdams’ ‘Doctor Strange’ Role Is Once More Unknown

    Posted Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 07:30 pm GMT -4

    We’ve known for some time that Rachel McAdams would be playing the female lead in next year’s ‘Doctor Strange’, but her exact role was the subject of speculation.  Most fan’s initially guessed she would play fellow sorcerer Clea, but that was quickly debunked, as was speculation that she would portray Linda Carter/Night Nurse.  But that […]

  • The Film Rights To The Taskmaster Are Back At Marvel!

    Posted Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4

    Even though the Marvel character The Taskmaster isn’t a hero or a headliner, apparently his rights have been the subject of dispute.  The jauntily-clad villain (real name: Tony Masters) has the power to memorize any movement he witnesses, making him one of the most lethal hand-to-hand combatants in the Marvel Universe and has primarily been a […]

  • Devilish New Characters: Check Out The First Official Images From ‘Daredevil’ Season 2!

    Posted Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4

    With 2016 right around the corner, fans (including yours truly) are starting to get excited for the upcoming release of season 2 of ‘Daredevil‘ on Netflix, which has a lot of hype, and rightfully so. The show is coming off of a stellar first season, coming into a new storyline featuring two more iconic Marvel […]

  • Legends Never Die: Check Out The New Trailer For DC’s ‘Legends Of Tomorrow!’

    Posted Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4

    The excitement continues to build for DC’s ‘Legends of Tomorrow,’ which is set to premiere in less than a month on the CW. Continuing to build on their marketing campaign, the CW has recently released a new trailer for the show, which showcases more of the personalities and attitude of the main characters, reminding us […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – December 30th

    Posted Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 03:30 pm GMT -4

    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 12/30/2015. 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. Murder interrupts the opening of a new exhibit at […]