Lots of interesting stuff emerging from the DC retailer roadshow meetings.
Most-Read TV/Film Stories Monday:
Today I feel I have entered into, however briefly, a Doctor Who cabal made up of superfans, Doctor Who writers past and present, producers, managers and executive types. And then been kicked to the kerb.
When it comes to shared-universe comic book movies – which are, like, so in right now – Warner Bros. are definitely playing catch up. But they do seem to be moving with competitive speed.
As more and more people get to see The Avengers movie (it’s out in the UK today), there are more and more questions being asked. But these are the two bigger ones.
Most-Read Comic Stories Monday:
I’ve been told that retailers at the DC Retailer Roadshow have been informed to expect a Justice League 3000 comic from Keith Giffen, JM DeMatteis and Kevin Maguire, replacing the Legion Of Superheroes books on DC’s slate.
Time for… another Green Lantern crossover? Something that may extend out to other titles? Maybe an event title that will spinoff? Something like Blackest Night?
For those hoping DC would emulate the Lois/Clark pairing in Man Of Steel, you may be in for a wait. Though if that’s your bag, Superman Unchained looks like it’s all about Lois. But for now, It’s Superman and Wonder Woman who will be kissing long and hard in the rain. C’mon, guys, take it to Tumblr…