Friday Trending Topics: Strange New Worlds

The break was probably merited (though I think I liked Enterprise quite a bit better than most did) but it’s definitely time for Star Trek to return to television. Though I guess it’s only been a couple years since the last Stargate, it feels like there hasn’t been enough star-spanning adventure on US TV since the likes of Battlestar Galactica, Stargate, and/or Trek series were running regularly for years on end.

Most-Read Comic Series Today:

The Top Half Of Spider-Man’s New Costume

Is it Spider-Man? Or has Iron Man just got a fancy new paint job? This is the costume he’ll be wearing in the upcoming Ends Of The Earth storyline, as the machinations of Doctor Octopus and the Sinister Six are made clear. There’s webbing design on the lining as well.

Kevin Smith Turned Down BEFORE WATCHMEN

“Talked to Jim [Lee] and Dan [DiDio] about it two years ago. Only passed because I’m not Alan Moore, sadly. If I was Alan Moore, I’d be all over it. As Kevin Smith, I’d likely just make Bubastis “big pussy” jokes and have Rorschach wet himself. Hurm.”

Both DC And Marvel Top For Marketshare In January – But DC Takes All The Top Ten

But Bleeding Cool can tell you two things now. That DC Comics have taken the top unit marketshare for January, the number of actual comics sold. While Marvel have taken the top dollar marketshare, for the revenue raised.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today:

The Avengers Toy To Buy For Your Kids. Your Kids. Yes, That’s Right. 

Remember it’s for your kids. Not for cubicle fights. Honest.

Donald Glover Pleads With You To Help Get Community Back On Air And Help Save The Bees

I don’t understand how American TV works at all but it seems strange that Community has been put on an indefinite hiatus in the middle of a season. Isn’t that just the sound of an axe whooshing in?

New Star Trek TV Show Could Draw On The Bryan Pool – Messrs. Fuller And Singer Talking About Collaborating

Is it likely?


A Look At Warren Ellis’ The Wild Storm At MCM London Comic Con

Old-Style Lobo To Lead The New Justice League Of America With Batman And Black Canary, Unveiled At MCM London Comic Con

DC Comics To Keep Twice-Monthly Series Going Throughout 2017, Announced At MCM London Comic Con

World War Tank Girl to Launch Next Year, Announced At MCM London Comic Con

Aw Yeah Revolution From Franco And Baltazar In February From IDW

Sherlock Holmes 3 Gets A Writer’s Room As Plans For Threequel Push Forward

Our First Look At Garth Ennis And Mauricet’s Dastardly & Muttley, From MCM London Comic Con

Titan Comics Has A Major Penny Dreadful Announcement For Monday, After MCM London Comic Con

Marvel To Launch Elektra, Bullseye And Kingpin In February For A Daredevil Universe, With Iron Fist To Come, Announced At MCM London Comic Con

Titan To Publish Comics Based On Kim Newman’s Anno Dracula Series