Monday Trending Topics: DC’s New (52) Machine

BC has been buzzing today with rumors (and confirmations) of creative changes in DC’s New 52 — some planned fill-ins, others not, and what would seem to be a heightened level of attention paid to the parameters that will keep the engine of the New DC running at full speed far into the future.  Schedule as religion, monitoring feedback, and what sounds a lot like resource allocation… it’s obvious they want to keep what they got in September, and for good reason.

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Rumours Of DC Relaunch Creative Changes Abound

At the end of last week, I received a shedload of rumours from respected individuals in the industry claiming there were major changes afoot at the DC Relaunch. And even though the sources were very separate, some of the stories coincided, often a sign that there’s some truth here. However that wasn’t the case.

The DC Comics Real White Board Of Doom

Whether the writing and the art are comic in on schedule, the nature of the reviews the book is receiving and any perceived tone or story problems.

Creative Changes For Month Four Of The DC Relaunch

We know how committed DC Comics is to keeping these books on time. Like it’s a religion or something. Well, the Spanish Inquisition has been at December’s solicitations…

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The Big Big Bang Theory Theory

The Big Bang Theory is Warner’s hit sitcom that both celebrates and mocks geekdom in a variety of forms with a wealth of insular references to geek culture. And owned by Warners, it’s only natural that it looks to DC Comics for its comic book hooks (although if they need a comic creator anyone has actually heard of, they have to go for Stan Lee).

Sunday Rushes – Sigourney Weaver Spills Prometheus Secrets, Vin Diesel Shares Riddick Art – And More

Evangeline Lilly believes that The Hobbit screenplay is more sophisticated than the book:

New Doctor Who Set Snaps Tie In To The Climax Of The God Complex

I was quite surprised by the end of saturday’s Doctor Who episode, The God Complex.

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And… wow. People were sure looking for secrets on that whiteboard. I wonder if they found any?

When Benedict Cumberbatch Deliberately Made Himself Look Like An Otter


“The Wonderful And Weird” Kurtis Wiebe Talks Rat Queens Vol. 3 And What’s To Come


How Professor X Goes Bald In X-Men: Apocalypse, Revealed


“Here’s To The Devil…” 5 Pages From Dark Horse’s Adaptation Of Jack The Ripper


A Sneak Peak Of Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice To Air On Monday’s Gotham


Britannia, A Brand New Comic From Valiant For 2016


New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Details From Empire Magazine

When Marvel Wasn’t Interested In A Neil Gaiman/Guillermo Del Toro Doctor Strange Movie…


Mr. Miracle, Black Adam, Booster Gold And Ozymandias On Tarot Cards


Barry Asks The Big Question In New Zealand TV Spot For Flash/Arrow Crossover