From today’s top topic: “I understand that DC Comics has been making a number of approaches to what could only be described as the A-List of modern comics to sign up for a twelve issue run on Justice League, to replace Jim Lee.” That’s a tough act to follow. Read more.
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I understand that DC Comics has been making a number of approaches to what could only be described as the A-List of modern comics to sign up for a twelve issue run on Justice League, to replace Jim Lee.
Director Matthew Vaughn has expressed an interest in opening his X-Men: First Class sequel with the Kennedy assassination, but now the plot thickens as new evidence suggests the film will follow a story arc from the comic books which concerned another assassination: that of Senator Robert Kelly.
Here are the first five pages of Before Watchmen: Minutemen #1 by Darwyn Cooke, published tomorrow. Let’s have a look. Note that the front cover does not work as the first panel to the story, as it did with the original. However there is a feeling of gratitude, the key to the city, ticker tape… and a banner saying “In Gratitude”. Who should be grateful, the creators for the opportunity? The readers? The publisher?
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The MTV Movie Awards did not play here in the UK last night, but tonight instead, while we were “all enjoying” the Jubilee concert. So you’ll have to forgive my Stevie Wonder lovin’ self for not spotting the reveal of a new-look Klingon from the upcoming Star Trek sequel.
A Little Bleeder who goes by the name of Gambit 410 took these videos of Dinklage’s commencement speech at Bennington College, delivered last Friday.
But perhaps it’s interesting to hear that Black Panther has already been slotted into the Marvel movies release schedule, in one of their SECRET! slots.