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?


The Paper Girls (And Jesse James) Give You Your First Look At New York Comic Con’s Show Floor


Your First Look At The New Cassandra Cain

And Finally… Frank Cho Sketch Covers Ice Man, Jean Grey And Spider-Gwen


Flash Facts (And Questions) From The Flash Season 2, Episode 1


The First 10 Pages Of Top Cow’s Switch By Stjepan Sejic


BOOM! Studios Plans For Before And During NYCC

Shaft - Imitation of Life - Character Model

David F. Walker Continues Shaft In Both Prose And Comics This February

A Comic Show: Paper Girls & All The Different Marvels!


The True Story Of The World’s Most Famous Mannequin In The Latest Issue Of Love Machines


Skydance Re-Adjusting Plans For Terminator Franchise