By Rich Epstein You didn’t really think we could go an entire season without seeing the Island of Lian Yu, did you? This week, Arrow continued their tradition of one flashback heavy episode per season. The episode starts off with Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) and Thea Queen (Willa Holland) on the island, training with bamboo… Read more »
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The series premier of Gotham is only days away now and Gothamsite has gotten the synopsis for the third episode. Seems Batman was not the first vigilante to hit the streets of the city… a man is trying to remove the corruption by taking it to new heights. Detectives Gordon and Bullock track down a… Read more »
Chris Robeson continues his run on the Man of Bronze with Doc Savage #6 out this week. Battlestar Galactica writer Dan Abnett talked with Chris about what drew him to the project, what his plans are for Doc and what it’s like having covers by Alex Ross. DAN ABNETT: Chris, Doc Savage is probably the… Read more »
By Jared Cornelius It’d been a long time since I’d heard of the Dark Horse Comics character X. I was aware the character existed, I remember whispers of him in the 90’s as a dark brooding vigilante when such things were as common as air, but I never had the urge to find out more about him. I… Read more »
Chris Roberson was raised in the 70s, but was constantly exposed to the pulp heroes of the previous generations. Jim Zub talked with him about The Shadow and taking the character out of his familiar urban setting. JIM ZUB: Given the long history of the character it may seem odd, but how would you sum… Read more »
Dragons 2 casts up.
A lot of Hollywood names fell in love with Aaron Guzikowski’s screenplay for Prisoners. I didn’t, but when Incendies’ Denis Villeneuve signed on to direct, my ears pricked up.
Captain America was a popular film. Almost too popular? This mask, currently available online as a Red Skull mask, was used by one Kevin Crawford to rob a bank in Brooklyn of $8000 before he was arrested after onlookers followed him and then surrounded him, held by the Borough Park Shomrim, one of a number of… Read more »
There are more bad omens in this story than the bottom of your average tea cup.
Adi Tantimedh writes for Bleeding Cool; I hardly watch US network crime shows anymore because I find most of them to be generic shit (This is different from cable shows that don’t need to follow old formulae and can push the envelope more). They generally need to be in order to satisfy conservative viewers and… Read more »
There’s been quite a media blitz over Superman early in this Comic Con week, including interviews with Jim Lee and Dan DiDio regarding the new take on the character among other things. Overall, it paints a very different picture from the Superman we’ve come to know, and Lee, DiDio, and Grant Morrison go on to… Read more »
It’s now become incredibly tempting to look at every possibly planned DC project and declare it a ptential new #1 for the DC Relaunch. Because, to be fair, that’s happening a lot. Billy Tucci’s planned Cassandra Cain project… that Jock Detective Comics cover… It’s all grist for the mill. As is this page posted by… Read more »
In less than one month, James Gunn’s long-time-coming Super will finally be on US cinema screens. Time for a trailer, then. At last. Rainn Wilson stars as a man pushed to put on a superhero outfit and start hitting people with a monkey wrench when his wife, played by Liv Tyler, is seduced by a sleazy… Read more »
The vigilante comic X, from Dark Horse, is still doing what it does best, being relentlessly hard-boiled! Issue #23 is coming up March 11th and promises a city become an “insane asylum”, a new ravaging drug that’s highly addictive and a dark nemesis from X’s past of the female variety. You just can’t help but… Read more »
Another television series from Sid and Marty Krofft is getting the reboot treatment… this time it’s Electra Woman and Dyna Girl. Legendary Entertainment and Fullscreen are teaming with Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart for this new take on the 70’s children show. The story follows Electra Woman (Helbig) and Dyna Girl (Hart) as they move… Read more »
Have you ever heard of The Black Bat? He’s a very cool pulp era vigilante that Dynamite Entertainment recently did an update on with writer Brian Bucellato and artist Ronan Cliquet. Now they are offering up The Black Bat Ominbus which comes in at a whopping 336 pages for only $29.99. The book should be… Read more »
We’ve got spoilers, yes we do… we’ve got spoilers… so go away if you haven’t watched Arrow this week. If you watched Arrow last night then you saw what the executive producers called the biggest twist in the series since tossing Oliver Queen off a mountain. I have a feeling that some folks saw that… Read more »
With Dynamite’s recent announcement of the Swords of Sorrow event lead by an all-female writing team, a lot of people took notice. Byron Brewer caught up with Nancy A. Collins to talk about her part of the event, Swords Of Sorrow: Vampirella / Jennifer Blood. Cover art by Billy Tan. BYRON BREWER: Nancy, how does… Read more »