Wednesday Trending Topics: Watching The Watchmen

You have to be intrigued by a process that ends up code-naming a highly controversial project Panic Room.  Because what were the odds that a secret project that enticingly-named was going to get around?  Subatomic-level post-52 viral marketing, or clever pay-no-attention-to-the-project-behind-the-curtain back-stagecraft?  It’ll be fascinating to see where this one is going…

Most-Read Comic Stories Today:

The Return Of Watchmen 2

Well, I’ve now heard a lot more.

Justice League #2, The 22 Page $3.99 Comic And Magical Abductees

Bleeding Cool has been rather critical to Marvel lately over price points of comic books, maybe we should also keep an eye on DC.

Marnie Ann Joyce Brings Us More Glimpses Of NYCC Cosplay

I ran a number of Marnie Ann Joyce’s photographs from New York Comic Con this weekend and they were a smash hit. Haunting, poignant, full of life and love, here are a few more from later in the show.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today:

Mark Hamill Says Goodbye To The Joker

He said it was going to be hard to top Arkham Asylum and then we presented our plans for Arkham City and he was like “Yeah that sounds pretty awesome,” so…

A Captain America Blu Ray Deleted Scene

This would have been a rather effective scene in the Captain America movie. Right from the glory of the American propaganda shows, straight into World War II trenches with Dum Dum Dugan and Bucky Barnes being blasted by Hydra goons.

The Avengers – Sweded!

That thoroughly marvellous Avengers trailer from last week has now been viewed online, according to conservative estimates, approximately 616 bazillion times.