Thursday , 19 January 2017

Comics

Batman To Fight Kaiju In Latest Crossover

Batman - Kaiju - Night Of The Monster Men

Having apparently run out of human-sized villains to fight, Batman and company will now face giant kaiju in a six-part story arc from DC Comics. Because you know you’ve always wanted to see what the Dark Knight would do against giant, city-crushing monsters. In an interview with GameSpot, writer Steve Orlando and artist Riley Rossmo talked about their upcoming miniseries, inspired by the …

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Straczynski’s ‘Rising Stars’ Gets Movie Deal

Rising Stars - J Michael Straczynski - Movie

Famed comic writer, TV series creator, and film screenwriter J Michael Straczynski has had one of his lesser-known (but still quite beloved) comic properties optioned for a future feature film. Rising Stars tells the story of the Specials, a group of 113 people who were in utero during a meteor impact near a small town in Illinois. After the children are …

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Madden NFL 17 Trailer [Video]

EA Sports is at again with another installment of their football series, Madden NFL 17. The series has been around since 1988 on MS-Dos and came to Genesis and SNES in 1990. The trailer has been released for the newest game and it looks incredible! The game is sure to provide beautiful detail in almost every aspect of the game visibly. From …

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Storyboard Art Released for the Spider-Man Movie That Never Happened

2002’s Spider-Man movie may be responsible for the on-going success that comic book movies have today. It is even the movie that helped bring about Free Comic Book Day. Writer and director, Sam Raimi really captured the essence of Spidey in the stories that he told. The 2002 film spawned two sequels, one of which was a disaster: SpiderMan 3. The problem with the third …

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Superman Twist in the New 52 – Here is Why the Fans are Silent

New 52 Superman Unchained Cover

The year was 1992. A gallon of gas cost just over a dollar. Batman Returns and Aladdin made blockbuster numbers in theaters. Bill Clinton won the presidential election by rocking a pair of shades, playing a saxophone, and not being devastatingly out of touch with modern Americans. But something else happened that year, too. That was the year that the world lost a Superman. The …

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Another Twist in Wonder Woman’s Family History (SPOILERS)

One of the more interesting things that happened when DC Comics last rebooted with the New 52 was a slight change to the origin of Wonder Woman during Brian Azzarello’s run on the book. Turns out that Diana herself was born out of a love affair between her mother, Hippolyta and Zeus. The traditional born of clay origin was used as …

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RUMOR: Thor: Ragnarok To Include Planet Hulk?

Mark Ruffalo as Hulk - Thor: Ragnarok - Avengers: Age of Ultron

Hulk fans have been asking for it for years, and it looks like they might finally get their wish. Thor: Ragnarok has been stirring things up on the comic book movie news front, and things just got even more interesting. First, Marvel revealed that Mark Ruffalo’s Hulk would be joining Thor in the movie, and that it would primarily take place away …

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Hail Hydra – A Captain America #1 review

Captain America the patriot

I’ve just read the Captain America #1 “Hail Hydra” comic everyone is so upset about. It’s well written. It subtly underlines the fact that Hydra is literally multi-headed. None one organisation, but several. Led by people each pursuing their own agenda, and making the lost and hopeless into soldiers ready to give their lives. I can see that a deep …

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Chris Evans Stunned by Captain America’s Newest Role in Hydra

Yesterday was the release of Marvel’s newest edition of Captain America and it has quite a few people at a loss for words. Captain America: Steve Rogers #1 is the newest release out of Marvel, in which readers are told that Steve Rogers is actually a Hydra agent who was recruited at a young age. Readers found themselves stunned in what …

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Captain America: Agent of Hydra Explained (SPOILERS)

Marvel recently debuted their second Captain America book in its current rotation, Captain America: Steve Rogers, and dropped quite the bombshell in it. At the end of the first issue, it’s revealed that the original Captain himself, Steve Rogers, is in fact an agent of the Nazi offshoot, Hydra. The very same Hydra that has been a long time enemy of …

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