Sunday Trending Topics: Misfits, Mutants, And Millar

Posted by April 10, 2011 Comment

It was a nice weekend to get out and enjoy some good weather for a change. It was also another busy convention weekend  with plenty of tidbits and cosplay pics sure to follow for some time.  But there was a burst of announcements from the panels of Kapow today, about Mark Millar, Marvel, Movie X, and more. Here’s what caught people’s attention today:

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Hit Girl from Mark Millar and John Romita Jr, Supercrooks from Mark Millar and Leinil Yu

Two new Millarworld books announced at Millarworld, a Hit Girl series from the Kick Ass team of Mark Millar and John Romita Jr, and Supercrooks by Mark Millar and Leinil Yu about superheroes on the south European coast, and a new unnamed Image book from Millar and Frank Quitely, and a name for Gibbons’ and Millar’s new book will be announced in a couple of weeks after it has been fully registered.

David LaFuente To Draw New Mutants

Marvel artist David LaFuente will be taking over art duties on an upcoming New Mutants arc, a Fear Itself tie in. The book will focus on Dani Moonstar in her Valkyrie role, and Asgardian goddess Hela.

Kapow – The Marvel Panel

Will FF become Fantastic Four again? Probably. Hickman however pitches his takes on things as “massive 60 issue epics, notes all crazy and detailed due to his design perspective”

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Misfits Season 3 Won’t Feature Robert Sheehan, New Character Coming

From the queue for Movie X at Kapow: At the Misfits panel, it was announced that last we’ll see of Robert Sheehan‘s character Nathan in Misfits, the show Rich calls ” the hit superpowered comedy drama from E4″, will be an online “farewell episode”.

The Best X-Men: First Class Trailer To Date

Here’s my favourite X-Men: First Class trailer to date.

Kapow: What Is Movie X? – UPDATE: It Was Super Bleeding Cool Comic Book, Movies and TV News and Rumors

Last night, I guessed we’d be seeing Woochi: Demon Slayer. Today, I arrive to see handwritten notices telling us that the film in question is an 18 certificate. So it seems like it will probably be Super.

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(Last Updated April 10, 2011 11:16 pm )

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