Comic Books

  • IDW Is Partnering With Max Landis To Bring ‘Dirk Gently’ To The Small Screen

    Posted Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Big news for fans of the man who created ‘The Hitchhikers’ Guide to the Galaxy‘, as Douglas Adams’ ‘Dirk Gently’ series is coming to the small screen! That’s right ladies and gentlemen, IDW in their partnership with Circle of Confusion have optioned the rights to release the supernatural detective Dirk Gently upon the unsuspecting world […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – August 6th

    Posted Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 8/6/2014. 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. Twenty years in his future, Miyamoto Usagi fights as […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Guarding Your Plastic Galaxy

    Posted Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Welcome back for an all new weekly edition of Toy News Tuesday! The one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we bring you all the news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the always amazing toy industry! Things are finally calming down now that SDCC has ended, with many […]

  • Kieron Gillen Returns to Asgard With ‘Angela: Asgard’s Assassin’

    Posted Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    After a couple of acclaimed runs on ‘Journey Into Mystery’ and ‘Young Avengers’ featuring the (semi-reformed) mischievous trickster Loki, indie comic darling turned mainstream marvel Kieron Gillen will revisit the mystical realm of Asgard. This time the writer behind ‘The Wicked + The Divine’ will tackle Marvel Comics newcomer Angela, who first appeared for the […]

  • Graphic Novel Review: ‘Snowpiercer Volume 1: The Escape’

    Posted Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    With the film for ‘Snowpiercer‘ getting mostly positive reviews I had a chance to get a review copy of the graphic novel that it is based off of. While originally released in French, an English translated copy has finally been made available and how could any post-apocalyptic comic fan pass up on reading over an […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Justice League’ #32

    Posted Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    This issue officially reintroduces the Doom Patrol, the classic super team that was the first to be completely wiped out in the original continuity.  We earlier got a glimpse of the later Doom Patrol, including Scott Fisher and Karma, who were both killed by the Crime Syndicate. In this issue, The Chief (Niles Caulder) welcomes […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Hawkeye’ #19

    Posted Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    After what seems like an eternity, Matt Fraction, David Aja, and Matt Hollingsworth are finally back with another installment of their award-winning comic ‘Hawkeye’. When we last left Clint Barton, he and his brother Barney have a run in with more track-suited villains and a clown-faced assassin looking to eliminate the Avenging Archer. Unfortunately, one […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘New Avengers’ #21

    Posted Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4
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    If you’ve been reading Jonathan Hickman’s ‘New Avengers’ then you know very well that the team has been monitoring curious incursions that lead to the destruction of entire universes. With the latest one putting them and their world in grave danger, they must make some incredibly difficult decisions that could tear up their very beings. However, […]

  • Russia Investigating ‘The Avengers’ As Violent Propaganda

    Posted Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    With a female Thor and Sam Wilson becoming Captain America, Marvel is certainly making headlines. However, one story hit the metaphorical newsstands that didn’t really get as much attention. It seems as if the future of Marvel publications in Russia may been in jeopardy. The Russian Federal Agency for Press and Mass Media is asking […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Uncanny X-Men’ #24

    Posted Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    In ‘Uncanny X-Men’ #23, we learned that Charles Xavier had a secret. Before he died he created a new last will and testament that was delivered to She-Hulk. Her job is to deliver the news to all of the X-Men but when she goes to do that, she can’t right off of the bat as one […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ #17

    Posted Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    In the last issue of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ we see our Star-Lord make his big break and things seemed to be on an upswing! This issue puts him back in the red as, while he escaped from prison, he’s still stuck on his father’s planet and needs to get his ship back. When Star-Lord […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘Cyclops’ #3

    Posted Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    The young Cyclops that has travelled to the present from the past has decided to ditch the ‘All-New X-Men’ and hang out in space with his dad that he thought was dead. In the second issue, he noticed that Corsair is up to all kinds of nefarious things and young Scott has become convinced that his […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘X-Men’ #17

    Posted Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4
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    It’s been a few issues since we’ve been covering ‘X-Men‘ as the current story line that has involved the villain known as ‘Future’ has felt lackluster and forced the entire way through. Now that it is coming to a close, I had to see how they wrapped it up and what direction they were pointing […]

  • ‘The Flash’ Has Found Its Plastique In Kelly Frye

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Just days after The CW and the producers of ‘The Flash’ announced that they were seeking an actress to play Bette Sans Souci better known as the explosion generating super villain Plastique, comes word that they’ve found their girl, Kelly Frye. Frye first came to prominence on the 2007 sitcom ‘Roommates.  After that, she made […]

  • SDCC 2014: Mark Waid Brings Agent Coulson’s Team To Marvel Comics With ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.’

    Posted Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    After appearing in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and developing a devoted fan following, Agent Phil Coulson made the jump from the big screen to the pages of Marvel Comics in 2012 alongside Nick Fury, Jr. AKA Marcus Johnson. Since then, Coulson has gone on to join the Secret Avengers and pop up in various other […]