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Dan Stevens, Aubrey Plaza and Jean Smart Join FX’s Legion

Deadline reports that Downton Abbey‘s Dan Stevens will star in the pilot of FX‘s Legion. The pilot, based on the son of X-Men ringleader Charles Xavier, will also feature Parks and Recreation‘s Aubrey Plaza and television veteran Jean Smart. Stevens will play David Haller, the presumed schizophrenic young man who learns during his most recent hospital stay that his visions may be real…. Read more »

FX’s Legion To Exist In A Parallel Universe From X-Men Films

While FX‘s upcoming television series Legion is based on the troubled son of Professor Charles Xavier, his story will not be told as part of 20th Century Fox’s X-Men film universe, according to Entertainment Weekly. Speaking with reporter at the Television Critics Association winter press tour, FX chief John Landgraf clarified that the series will… Read more »

A DC Entertainment Show To “Hint” At The Legion Of Superheroes

Long live the Legion! According to TVLine, DC Entertainment CCO Geoff Johns told reporters during his appearance at the Television Critics’ Association winter press tour that the venerable 31st Century superhero club may be making a return visit to television. But he neglected to reveal which of the many shows based on DC Comics characters… Read more »

Fargo’s Rachel Keller Cast In FX Legion Pilot

According to The Wrap, Fargo vet Rachel Keller has been cast as the female lead in FX’s pilot for Legion, based on the X-Men character. If the project goes to series, it will reframe Professor X’s schizophrenic son David Haller as a troubled young man who “has struggled with mental illness since he was a… Read more »

Long Live The Lego Legion In Lego Justice League: Cosmic Clash Trailer

In the trailer for the upcoming LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes – Justice League: Cosmic Clash, Superman, Wonder Woman and Green Lantern are lost in time after attempt to stop Brainiac, but the Legion of Superheroes arrives to help the Justice League defeat the obsessive civilization collector. Featuring the return voices of Troy Baker, Nolan… Read more »

Welcome The London Legion Of Superheroes…

We’ve made comment on Bleeding Cool how the portrayal of London has changed in Wonder Woman, from the considered, nuanced and vaguely creepy version from Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang, to the It’s-A-Jolly-Holiday Dick Van Dyke version from Meredith and David Finch. Well, today’s first issue of Harley’s Little Black Book co-starring Wonder Woman sees Jimmy… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Legion To Let Rogues Embrace Their Outlaw Side

And after a week’s worth of articles we come down to the last of the character classes, but certainly not the least. The stealthy and dangerous Rogue who hides in shadow, drenches his blades in poison yet still works for the good guys. A Rogue was the first DPS class I had ever rolled and… Read more »

World of Warcraft – Legion Re-Emphasizes Shapeshifting For Druids

As our tour of the proposed changes to character classes that will come with World of Warcraft: Legion comes near an end, we turn to the class I’ve personally played the least – Druids. I’ve started one up a few different times, gotten to where they could shift into different forms and then just went… Read more »

Producer Simon Kinberg Hopes X-Men’s Legion TV Series Will Be The “Breaking Bad Of Superhero Stories”

While talking with Collider, X-Men producer Simon Kinberg offered a quick update on both X-Men television projects, Hellfire and Legion. Both are still in development, but he expects to shoot pilots for both in the new year. He also offered a looking into the tone of Legion, saying “what I’m seeing on Legion with [developer… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Legion To Refine Monks Unique Game Play

On our trip through the proposed changes to the World of Warcraft classes for their upcoming expansion Legion, we not stop on the enigmatic Monks. This class is the most recently introduced and specifically tied to the Mist of Pandaria expansion. These are not the Gregorian chanting type monks but rather the butt-kicking, martial arts… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Warriors Feel The Rage Going Into Legion

When I first signed up to play World of Warcraft almost nine years ago, I wanted to make a toon that would be hard to kill and powerful. So I made a warrior and somehow ended up being a tank. This permeated through all of my characters after, playing every class like they are in… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Legion Brings Maelstrom To The Shamans

Today I continue my look at the proposed changes for character classes in the upcoming World of Warcraft expansion Legion. And this time we are going to look at William Shatner’s personal choice to play… the Shaman. The first two big changes off the bat aren’t necessarily spec specific. There is an overhaul in using… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Legion Changes To Death Knights, The First Hero Class

A lot of the talk about the new World of Warcraft upcoming expansion Legion has been about the introduction of the second Hero Class, Demon Hunters. But let’s not forget the original Hero Class that introduced us to starting at level 55 and talking through a Vox… the Death Knight. So let’s take a look… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Legion To Remind Warlocks They Have Demons

What is more pure World of Warcraft than the dark hearted Warlocks? Casting destructive spells, controlling demons and inflicting excruciating amounts of pain. It’s one of the most fun classes to play (and my personal main so I may be biased). Warlocks are the flip side of the Paladins, living in the shadows and avoiding… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Legion Will Bring Paladins Closer To The Battle

As we continue our look at the class changes coming up with the new World of Warcraft expansion Legion, we move on to the noble and righteous Paladins. When I first started playing WoW, Burning Crusade had just come out and you could customize your spec as much as you wanted. We ran with something… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Mages, The Glass Cannons Of Legion

As announced at Blizzcon, the character classes in World of Warcraft are going over a revamping to make them more in tune with the lore of the class and to make the different specs more distinct. There is also a move to streamline the game play. So far we’ve talked about Hunters and Priests, now… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Legion Brings Insanity To Shadow Priests

As announced at Blizzcon, the character classes in World of Warcraft are going over a revamping to make them more in tune with the lore of the class and to make the different specs more distinct. There is also a move to streamline the game play. Yesterday we talked about Hunters as one of the… Read more »

World Of Warcraft – Proposed Hunter Changes For Legion

At Blizzcon over last weekend, Blizzard talked a lot about the new World of Warcraft expansion Legion that is due out next summer. But even though it’s months away the planning has been going on for a while and one of the things they are stressing is making the individual classes more steeped in the… Read more »

World Of Warcraft: Legion Gets Impressive Trailer And Release Window

Blizzard almost always have very impressive CG cinematic trailers a little while out from release. They really are marvels of action CGI and I always look forward to watching them, even though I only dabble in Blizzard’s games at this point. World of Warcraft: Legion is no exception. This trailer comes from Blizzcon conference and… Read more »

World Of Warcraft: Legion Might Be Coming Next September

World of Warcraft: Legion, the upcoming expansion, was only recently announced at Gamescom, but it seems we might be less than a year out from the expansion. According to the small print of this now inaccessible picture on Battle.net, which was caught by Reddit (via VG247), the game is coming September 21st, 2016 (Or before). It… Read more »

Legion Producer Noah Hawley On Mutant Schizophrenia And The X-Men’s Central Conflict

While talking with TV Insider, Legion producer Noah Hawley discussed some of the development of the recently announced FX series based on X-Men lore and why he chose to focus on Professor X’s son. “What I really like about him is, here’s a character who is schizophrenic on some level, a character struggling with mental… Read more »

Two Live Action X-Men TV Shows – Hellfire And Legion – In Development From Fox

The Hellfire Club in the X-Men was based on an episode of The Avengers back in the day, A Touch Of Brimstone, featuring an organisation of the same name. So it feels apt that Hellfire is one of two live-action TV shows being made by 20th Century Fox based on the X-Men titles, along with Legion. Legion is based… Read more »