First Look At The X-Men First Class - Without A Big Watermark

A little bit earlier, MSN premiered the above image of the X-Men: First Class characters… and then unpremiered it. Not sure why. It’s still mentioned on a number of their pages.

The Daily Blam ran the image without credit and with a big fat watermark, and it spread like wildfire. But I held off until I could get you an unwatermarked version.

SECOND UPDATE: We’ve now got a bigger, better look at the characters.

UPDATE: Pietro from The Daily Blam has e-mailed me to say there was a hyperlink in the article, and that it was perhaps not readily obvious in the text as he’d posted from his iPad. Of the many sites to visit the Blam story, not a soul saw the link or any indication that MSN had first published the image, so this slip up was quite an unfortunate accident. Moral of the story – iPads are the devil? Discuss.

Similarly, Pietro tells me that watermarks the images because of guidance from the studios he works with. Not advice Rich or myself have ever received, which makes us feel rather like the studios don’t want to guide us. Tears.

Diamond's Report To Retailers At C2E2 Breakfast With Marvel, Dark Horse And Valiant Overview

daredevil-131112

Charlie Cox Talks Of The Blurry Line Between Good And Evil In Marvel's Daredevil

darkknight3promo

DC Comics Confirms Frank Miller's Dark Knight 3 With Brian Azzarello At C2E2 - The Master Race (UPDATE)

2807273-trailer_justcause3_20150213

Just Cause 3 To Get Gameplay Trailer On Tuesday

Hellboy Is Coming To Its End - Dark Horse At The C2E2 Retailer Breakfast

Paul Rudd Thinks Kevin Feige Is A Mad Scientist

Valiant's Geomancer Will Be A 1:25 Comic Tied To Book Of Death #1

MKXJason-610

Jason Voorhees Coming To Mortal Kombat X In May

Marvel Announces Howling Commandos For After Secret Wars

Arrow-2.5-14-SF-Cover

Arrow Season Four Will Have New Co-Showrunner