Tuesday Trending Topics: Matthew Vaughn Takes Names

He seems to be done with the Kick Ass part of the equation, according to what he told Brendon earller. He said lots of other things too, about X-Men First Class, his super spy project with Mark Millar, and more. Speaking of, it was a big X-Men First class day on BC, with more coming in the morning. Until then, make sure you’ve seen all of this:

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Colleen Doran Vs Alison Granito

Right now I’m off seeing X-Men First Class. More about that later. Because Colleen Doran wrote about Rob Granito a week ago with the title “Everything that comes out of Rob Granito’s mouth smells of ass and cheese doodles” which looked at Rob Granito’s claims with, shall we say, a cynical eye, and comments by Sara Teague on Granito’s claims over the years;

Justice League Dark From DC Comics

A few weeks ago, Bleeding Cool told you that DC Comics was bringing you something called Dark. And illustrated it with a black rectangle. Because I had no other image to show.

Batman Inc And Flashpoint Hit Barnes & Noble

Well. from the photo above, it looks like they are a week early, for DC product at least. To the extent that  one reader finds a greater reliability on certain books than their local comic shop.

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Five Reasons Why You Might Think Pirates 4 Is The Best One Yet

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides gets my vote for the best film in the series so far. Here are the Five Things that might convince you I’ve got a case.

This New Trailer For A Huge Thanksgiving Film Packs A Wonderful Surprise

f you don’t already know what the big surprise is, you’ll be very surprised when the big reveal comes. Honestly – no matter what you think of this trailer when it’s just starting, stick with it.

Why The Kick-Ass 2 Movie Probably Won’t Ever Happen

Speaking to Vaughn on Sunday, the subject of Kick-Ass, and its potential sequel, was pretty much guaranteed to come up. I’ve seen a lot of crowing about how a follow-up film is already in the works, possibly even greenlit, and some of it from Mark Millar himself, but I knew better than to believe it. According to Vaughn, we might even do as well to forget about the prospect entirely, and with good reason:

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Trending Topics on #comicmarket Tuesday

#comicmarket is an ongoing but mostly tuesday twitter hashtag for comic retailers, pros, and interested fans.  Below are just a handful of highlights.  Follow all the talk on that and other inside-baseball scuttlebutt right here.

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Make That 60 Covers For Star Wars #1, Thanks To Pasqual Ferry And ThinkGeek

In One Week, In Two Weeks – Garbage Pail Kids, They’re Not Like Us

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The Comic Book Adaptation Taken Down By North Korea

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Ken Levine, Creator Of Bioshock, Hints At Radical New Game

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Your Loot Crate Exclusive Batman Funko Pop Has An Interesting New Look….

Episodic Game Life Is Strange Gets A New Trailer Showing Off ‘Indie Film’ Aesthetics

Star Wars #1 Takes Top Spot For Advance Reorders For Third Week

“We’re Trying To Capture Quentin’s Trademark Style” – Matt Wagner On Django / Zorro

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A Gold Statue Of Carnage Wielding The Confederate Flag In The Middle Of Liberal New York City

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Gabe Newell Reinstates Hatred Onto Steam Greenlight