Tuesday Trending Topics: The Amazing Spider-Man Toy Story

Mystery toy features aside, we’ve had a pretty good look at The Amazing Spider-Man movie version of the lizard at this point, and despite some early concern after the SDCC footage last year, I think it works (particularly from what you can see in that licensed halloween costume). And having given the trailer some further thought, I think there’s plenty to be encouraged about in the tone of that too.  So I’m looking forward to it, and also looking forward to what’s coming next — because you’ve got to figure that Kraven is getting pretty close to the top of the villains list.

Most-Read Comic Stories Today:

Mark Waid Kept Away From Justice League Doom Premiere | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Justice League: Doom (or Justice League: Wood as some seem to see it) is a direct DVD/Blu Ray adaptation of Mark Waid and Howard Porter’s Tower of Babel story from JLA.

The Justice League Of Hanna Barbera | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Welcome to the Justice League Of Hanna Barbera

Thoth Amon – The Bisexual Conan Baddie? | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

From the slightly NSFW preview of King Conan: The Phoenix Of The Sword #2, we see Thoth Amon, evil wizard created by Robert E Howard, in bed with a few young things varying in gender.

Most-Read TV/Film Story Today:

I Think There’s An Amazing Spider-Man Spoiler In These Five Theories About The Lizard’s Extremities | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

You may consider the following images and ideas to be spoilers for The Amazing Spider-Man. Don’t go any further if you’re at all worried about that.

Rise Of The Guardians Is Like A Justice League Of Holiday Heroes – Check Out The Poster | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

I was sitting on this for a moment, but it appears to be cropping up elsewhere now, so here it is, ahead of schedule: a good look at Dreamworks’s Rise of the Guardians. To set it up, here’s a blurb:

Mattel Will Be Releasing Back To The Future Hoverboards – But They Don’t Hover, They “Glide” | Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Yes, despite the fact that science has so far failed to make the Hoverboards from Back To The Future: Part II a reality, Mattel are so excited about the approach of 2015 that they’ve used the New York Toy Fair to announce their Hoverboard replicas, as portrayed in this poster.