Comic Books

  • Peter Parker Will No Longer Be A Hard Luck Loser, Becoming A Powerful Tech Tycoon

    Posted Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Despite last week’s controversial announcement that in the movies, the depiction of Peter Parker a.k.a. Spider-Man can not stray too far from the classic comic book version, i.e. Caucasian and heterosexual, it looks like Marvel is free to play fast and loose with his other defining traits. The publisher is relaunching its entire comics line […]

  • Evangeline Lilly Punches Paul Rudd And Discusses Her Physical Role In ‘Ant-Man’

    Posted Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    A cloud of mystery still surrounds Evangeline Lilly and her role as Hope Van Dyne in ‘Ant-Man.’  The movie clearly deviates quite a bit from the comics, but rumors are swirling that Hope will become The Wasp, possibly in honor of her deceased mother, Janet Van Dyne, who may (or may not) have originated the […]

  • Beast And Mystique Share A True Blue Moment In ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past: The Rogue Cut’

    Posted Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past: The Rogue Cut’ arrives on July 14, and while most of the new changes to the hit movie feature the title character, played by Anna Paquin.  But this is release is truly a director’s cut and Bryan Singer has restored even more moments from the film that don’t include Rogue. […]

  • Scott Lang Puts On The ‘Ant-Man’ Suit For The First Time In This Action Filled Clip

    Posted Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 06:29 pm GMT -4
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    For months people have eagerly anticipated the release of Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man,’ wondering if the movie would live up to all the hype, as well as overcome the years of drama and production issues that have plagued the film since its inception. Now as the release of ‘Ant-Man’ is just around the corner, Marvel/Disney has begun […]

  • New Comic Books This Week – July 1st

    Posted Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 02:03 pm GMT -4
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    Here is the list of new comic books, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 7/1/2015. 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. ‘Barb Wire’ #1 features a nail-hard tough and drop-dead […]

  • Toy News Tuesday: Heroes Come In All Sizes

    Posted Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    Hi there! I didn’t see you come in! I mean I’m not sure how you would really expect me to see you, but I digress… Welcome to an all new Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know […]

  • Kevin Feige Thinks There Will An LGBT Marvel Character Onscreen In The Next 10 Years

    Posted Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 10:30 am GMT -4
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    Last week, the Supreme Court delivered a history-making decision, legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 of the United States.  But in the world of comic books, even in this day and age, it’s harder for female characters and other minorities to succeed in the art form.  To their credit though, the publisher is taking strides […]

  • Stacking The Deck: Channing Tatum Learns A Few Tricks To Star In ‘Gambit’

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 06:06 pm GMT -4
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    After all the work Channing Tatum has put into getting the ‘Gambit‘ movie off the ground, including his search for a director (which ended when ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes’ director Rupert Wyatt signing on), it is nice to see Tatum getting into character, and preparing for the role that fans have been […]

  • Toy News Tuesday Special Edition: SDCC 2015 Exclusive Collectibles Overload!

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Each and every year, hundreds of thousands of people gather in San Diego for our annual celebratory geek festival, San Diego Comic Con! Also known as Comic Con International, SDCC is easily the biggest annual event for the geek community, known for it’s huge film announcements, comic books, celebrity attendants, and of course, exclusive collectibles! […]

  • ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Gets Bumped To Spring? Does This Make Them The ‘Legends Of The Day After Tomorrow?’

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    The writers of ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ have created their own Twitter account and they kicked things off with the following message to fans: Hello World! Who else is super excited about Legends of Tomorrow, premiering Spring 2016 on the CW? http://t.co/NqpbJ9Th8x — LoT Writers Room (@LoTWritersRoom) June 25, 2015 Yes, that’s right, spring 2016.  Prior […]

  • SPOILER ALERT! Possible Post-Credits Rumor: ‘Ant-Man’ Sneaks In A Reference To…?

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    SPOILER ALERT! This article will reveal a secret about the movie ‘Ant-Man’ that is most likely in one  of the two post-credit scenes.  Please turn back now if you don’t want to know! Like ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ last summer, ‘Ant-Man’ is preparing to infest theaters, with general audiences unsure of what to think about […]

  • Uncle Ben Dodges 3rd Bullet! The New ‘Spider-Man’ Film Won’t Be An Origin!

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Breathe a sigh of relief, True Believers!  Sony appears to have used its Spider-Sense to determine that, dammit, we all know Spider-Man’s origin!  Radioactive spider, dead Uncle, Great Power, Great Responsibility– DONE!  Let’s move on. Just because we have a brand new (and young) Spider-Man with Tom Holland who will be going back to high […]

  • Catch A Quick Peak At A Clip From The ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past – The Rogue Cut’ Extras

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Anna Paquin expresses her excitement to be returning to the original X-Men movie team and states that director Bryan Singer’s return to the franchise was instrumental in her agreeing to reprise her role as the pariah Rogue in the hit ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past.’  The film was a hit at the box office last […]

  • Expect A Lot Of The Punisher In ‘Daredevil’ Season Two

    Posted Sunday, June 28th, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’ was a resounding success, almost immediately getting the greenlight for a second season, but with a few changes.  Showrunner Steven S. DeKnight has been replaced by Douglas Petrie and Marco Ramirez, both writers and producers with extensive resumes working on hit shows like ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer,’ ‘True Blood’ and ‘DaVinci’s Demons.’ The first […]

  • ‘Gotham’ Has Two New Sinister Residents: Jessica Lucas And James Frain

    Posted Sunday, June 28th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    It will be interesting to see how ‘Gotham’ continues to evolve, as they steadily draw characters from the Batman comic book mythos backward in time, to a period when Bruce Wayne was just a young teenager, immediately after his parents were murdered.  Now, get ready for two more sinister citizens to plant their roots in […]