Big day for movie news & rumors based on DC Comics yesterday, starting with Justice League: There have been many rumours of little clues, hints or easter eggs in Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel, tidbits that will allude to a bigger DC comics movie universe.
Most-Read TV/Film Stories Thursday:
Here are a couple of interesting points about Zack Snyder‘s Man of Steel, and how the Superman story has been retooled once again for this umpteenth do-over.
There have been many rumours of little clues, hints or easter eggs in Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel, tidbits that will allude to a bigger DC comics movie universe.
Most-Read Comic Stories Thursday:
Marvel Comics launched a number of new comics in July,
Seattle is probably best known as an exporter of coffee, airplanes, music, and Microsoft products. It looks like costumed crime-fighters can now be added to that list. Internationally known real life superhero, Phoenix Jones, leader of the Rain City Superhero Movement, posted the following announcement on his Facebook page:
There we go folks. If you signed up, check your e-mail, select the comics you want and then press the big button. That’s the only way you’ll get your free Marvel Comics from ComiXology. They promise this time
Most-Discussed In The Forum Thursday:
I dare say we’re going to get a new DC movie or movies announced in those “next several weeks.”Maybe it will just be Justice League. Maybe it will be the Plan B that we’ve heard rumours of and are still investigating. Maybe it’s going to a Batman reboot. Or maybe it’s all going to start with a Man of Steel sequel.
In February, DC Comics saw one of their marketshare figures fall below the psychologically important 30% mark. In March they have fallen further, both now under 30%. DC have a 27.09% share of revenue and 29.88% share of the number of comics sold in the North American direct market. The last time this happened with both figures was in June 2009.
Here are a couple of interesting points about Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel, and how the Superman story has been retooled once again for this umpteenth do-over.
While there’s apparently no director to steer the process, development work on Warner Bros. nascent Justice League movie continues to grind on. Quite what’s being produced over there isn’t really clear, but CHUD seem to believe that there’s concept art being generated at the very least.
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