Comic Books

  • New Comic Books This Week – January 21st

    Posted Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 04:23 pm GMT -5

    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 1/21/2015. 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. A game-changing rescue mission is underway in ‘The Strain: […]

  • This May, Marvel Will Introduce ‘The All-New, All-Different Avengers’

    Posted Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -5

    With ‘Avengers’ and ‘New Avengers both coming to a close this April as they lead into the ‘Secret Wars,’ we won’t be seeing the last of our heroes as Marvel has just announced that we can expect ‘The All-New, All-Different Avengers.’ While the next set of heroes expected to show up on this have not […]

  • It’s So Hardy To Say Goodbye: Theories On Why Tom Hardy Left ‘Suicide Squad’

    Posted Monday, January 19th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -5

    Just last week we got confirmation that Tom Hardy was officially leaving the ‘Suicide Squad’ movie, which was a disappointing shock to many fans as he seemed the perfect fit to play the leader of the dark group of anti-heroes, and the story is the first crack in a production that, up until this point, […]

  • X-iting The Franchise: Patrick Stewart And Ian McKellen Will Not Be In ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

    Posted Monday, January 19th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -5

    ‘X-Men’ fans around the world can lower their heads in sadness, as fan-favorites Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen will not be returning to play Professor Xavier and Magneto in ‘X-Men: Apocalypse.’ In a recent interview with Larry King on Hulu, King asked Stewart about the upcoming film, and this was his response: “No. Nor Sir […]

  • Comic Review: ‘Shutter’ #8

    Posted Sunday, January 18th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -5

    Even with all its casual violence, and its twisting plot involving conniving siblings, ‘Shutter’ always manages to charm, and it did it in spades this week. If you’ll remember, Alarm Cat nearly lost its life when losing its head, and this issue wrestles with the realities of that for our poor robotic cat that looks […]

  • Are You A ‘True Believer’ On A Budget? Check Out Marvel’s Reprint Program!

    Posted Sunday, January 18th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -5

    If you are a long time Marvel fan who has missed some of the major events of the past and would love to pick a few of the first issues of them on the cheap, you’ll be happy to hear about Marvel’s upcoming ‘True Believers’ plan. The idea behind it is you can get the […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Avengers’ #40

    Posted Sunday, January 18th, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -5

    While I’ve been following the ‘Avengers “In X Months…Time Runs Out!” story arc, I haven’t been covering it for the site. Clearly that means that this issue is going to be pretty special if I’m starting to take a look at the series. Well, let’s just get the cover out of the way now. Marvel […]

  • TV Recap: ‘Constantine: The Saint of Last Resorts: Part 2′

    Posted Saturday, January 17th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -5

    There are just some things you don’t do. Picking a fight with an inebriated Hulk. Challenging Darkseid to a staring contest. Or trying to best the Flash in a race. Though all those examples won’t end well for the challenger, none are as bad as willingly inviting a demon into you, even if it’s to […]

  • …And Out Come The Spiders: Meet Punk Rock Spider-Man In ‘Spider-Verse’

    Posted Saturday, January 17th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -5

    In the pages of ‘Spider-Verse,’ we’ve been seeing a ton of different Spider-Mans from all over the multiverse. From the classic 616 Peter Parker version and Ultimate Spider-Man Miles Morales to new fan favorites like Spider-Gwen and Gerard Way’s SP//dr, Dan Slott’s epic event has just about every version of the character that anyone could imagine. […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Star Wars’ #1

    Posted Saturday, January 17th, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -5

    A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… Marvel lost the rights to make ‘Star Wars’ comics and now that Disney owns both Marvel and Lucas we are able to benefit from the House of Ideas once again having the most infamous science fiction space opera of all time back in its fold. […]

  • We’ve Got An ‘Injection’ Of 6 Preview Images From Warren Ellis’s Latest Comic!

    Posted Friday, January 16th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -5

    Ever since the recent run of ‘Moon Knight,’ I’ve been dying to see what writer Warren Ellis and artist Declan Shalvey were going to get into next and now we’ve got the first preview of their upcoming book ‘Injection’ to share with you! The two are are putting the series out through Image Comics and […]

  • Vixen Joins The World Of ‘Arrow’ and ‘The Flash’… But In A Different Way

    Posted Friday, January 16th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -5

    ‘Arrow’ was a smash hit when it debuted and that led to a spin-off ‘The Flash’ which is also a solid hit.  Both shows have introduced live action versions of many DC Comics characters, good and evil, to a wider audience than the comics ever could have.  Well, now there’s another hero joining this shared […]

  • Marvel’s ‘Secret Wars’ Will Have A “Live Kickoff” Next Week

    Posted Thursday, January 15th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -5

      After the slew of teasers for Marvel’s upcoming ‘Secret Wars‘ late last year that teased every major event Marvel has ever done, next Tuesday January 20th at 3pm EST we are finally going to find out what exactly the event is all about during a “Live Kickoff” event. This 8-issue arc promises to “shake […]

  • Tranking the Set: Rumors of Director’s Bad Behavior During ‘Fantastic Four’ Shoot

    Posted Thursday, January 15th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -5

    The latest ‘Fantastic Four‘ gossip is has arrived, because apparently fan-boys need to find something to talk about even if a production has yet to release footage from the film itself.  According to sources at “Tiger Droppings,” it seems the crew has been having some trouble on the set of the new movie featuring Marvel’s first […]

  • 70s Japanese Spider-Man Becomes Marvel Canon In ‘Spider-Verse’

    Posted Thursday, January 15th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -5

    When Dan Slott said that they would be using every Spider-Man ever in ‘Spider-Verse,’ he wasn’t kidding. So far we’ve seen Ultimate Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2099, Spider-Ham, Spider-Man 1602, ‘Spider-Man and his Amazing Friends’ Spider-Man, Hostess Twinkies Cakes Advertisement Spider-Man, and so many more. But in the latest issue of ‘Amazing Spider-Man,’ the writer brought in […]