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?



Marvel Vs. Molon Labe Over Punisher Skull Trademark


Guardians Of The Galaxy Director James Gunn Responds To Peter Quill Parentage Rumor

Local Comic Shop Day Already Being Flipped For Big Profits


Tom Cruise (Not) In Talks For The Mummy(?) UPDATED


Kevin Bacon Returns To Tremors

Forbidden Planet, Big Bang, Green Brain, Beguiling And Kings Are New CBLDF Champions


The Rumour That Ian McKellen Will Appear In Red Thorn Movie Can Start Here

The Flash -- "Flash vs. Arrow" -- Image FLA108c_0157b -- Pictured (L-R): Grant Gustin as The Flash and Stephen Amell as The Arrow -- Photo: Diyah Pera /The CW -- © 2014 The CW Network, LLC. All rights reserved.

How Utilizing DC Comics Is Changing Warner Bros.

Is This The Uncanny X-Men – Or Magneto’s X-Force?


The Name Of Peter Quill’s Father At Heart Of New Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2. Rumor