Comic Books

  • Comic Review: ‘Revival’ #14

    Posted Saturday, September 28th, 2013 03:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Words cannot describe how much I loved this issue, but I’m going to give it a go anyway. Now, I’ve always been fairly happy with ‘Revival’, and any reviews of mine that don’t sound like that are really just me comparing it to everything else. But...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wonder Woman’ #23.2/’First Born’ #1

    Posted Saturday, September 28th, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Seeking information on his new found brother First Born, Apollo turns to three young Latina women and turns them into his “graces,” essentially oracles capable of learning what has transpired in the past.  We discover that First Born is indeed the first child of...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Superior Spider-Man Team-Up’ #3

    Posted Friday, September 27th, 2013 07:33 pm GMT -4 by
    When I first saw that they were going to put in a ‘Superior Spider-Man Team-Up’ issue during the events, I was a little confused. We just saw him hanging out during the event in ‘Mighty Avengers’ #1 with Luke Cage and crew to form a temporary(?) new Mighty...
  • She-Hulk Is Returning To Her Own Comic

    Posted Friday, September 27th, 2013 04:07 pm GMT -4 by
    ‘Red She-Hulk’ was recently cancelled, as was ‘Journey Into Mystery’ starring Sif and perhaps even ‘Captain Marvel’ (not confirmed, but also not solicited for two months) which would take Marvel’s roster of solo female titles down to…...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Wolverine And The X-Men’ #36: Battle Of The Atom #5

    Posted Friday, September 27th, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    With the Hellfire Saga coming to a closen in the last issue, we’re now ready to enter the ‘Battle of the Atom’ crossover event between the X-Titles. In ‘Uncanny X-Men’ #12 we were promised an epic battle between The White Queen and The Black Queen. Does...
  • Alanna Masterson Joins ‘The Walking Dead’ In An Unspecified Role

    Posted Friday, September 27th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    As the season premier of ‘The Walking Dead’ creeps closer, more and more new cast members are being announced pretty regularly.  ‘Phineas and Ferb‘ voice actor Vincent Martella will play another kid around Carl’s age, while ‘Twilight’s’...
  • What Comics Could Inspire ‘Gotham’?

    Posted Friday, September 27th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    A few days ago, Fox announced it had ordered a full season of a show called ‘Gotham’ and that would be based on the early years in the career of James Gordon, the man who would eventually be elected Commissioner of the Gotham City police force, a force that it should...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Justice League’ #23.4/’Secret Society’ #1

    Posted Thursday, September 26th, 2013 05:30 pm GMT -4 by
    For starters, the Secret Society is barely glimpsed in this book.  Amazo and Copperhead make only the most fleeting of appearances.  This book should probably have been called ‘Outsider’ #1 or ‘Owlman’ #1, since they are the true focus.  But aside...
  • David Goyer Discusses ‘Batman Vs. Superman’, Plus Wonder Woman Rumors?

    Posted Thursday, September 26th, 2013 05:01 pm GMT -4 by
    In a recent interview with Yahoo, screenwriter David S. Goyer teased fans about the upcoming Batman’ vs. Superman’ film when he commented “One of the things that has been fun for us, is we’re a bit a further along than what I think people realize.” While...
  • Marvel Announces Two New Events: ‘Trial’ And ‘Judgement’

    Posted Thursday, September 26th, 2013 01:30 pm GMT -4 by
    Marvel is already in the thick of two crossover events.  First there is ‘Infinity’ starring the Avengers who must not only grapple with their longtime foe, Thanos, who is leading an invasion force, but the devastating Builders who have already wiped out huge chunks...
  • Facebook’s ‘Avengers Alliance’ Game Spoils The ‘Infinity’ Comic Book

    Posted Thursday, September 26th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    What was probably intended to be a great example of synergy has unfortunately wound up as the king of all spoilers!  Players of Facebook’s ‘Avengers Alliance’ game are now able to unlock a new character, Thane the son of cosmic bad guy Thanos.  The only problem...
  • Fox Is Developing A ‘Gotham’ TV Show

    Posted Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 05:27 pm GMT -4 by
    Fox may be looking to cash in on the success of super hero movies by developing a comic book-based TV series.  ‘The Mentalist’ creator Bruno Heller has made a deal to produce ‘Gotham’ a show that would explore the early days of James Gordon, the man that...
  • Top Ten Worst Castings In Comic Book Movies

    Posted Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 04:25 pm GMT -4 by
    The discussion about Ben Affleck as Batman has died down a bit and I think most people are willing to at least give him a chance.  He may be great in the role or he could wind up in the Hall of Shame.  But, regardless of how he does, I doubt he’ll come close to being...
  • Marvel’s ‘Runaways’ Movie Is Officially Shelved

    Posted Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    Marvel’s teen team The Runaways, written by Brian K. Vaughan was a smash almost from the very beginning.  It was the most successful completely original concept in decades and tapped into a large female audience when Marvel printed it in the smaller “digest”...
  • Check Out Anne Hathaway’s Catwoman Audition Photos

    Posted Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    First Christian Bale’s Batman audition video surfaced, showing the actor wearing Val Kilmer’s ‘Batman Forever’ costume and acting opposite Amy Adams as Rachel Dawes.  With the release of Christopher Nolan’s ‘Dark Knight’ Trilogy on...