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DC’s Solicits Tease a Batman Event with Flashpoint Thomas Wayne from Tom King

In a shocking event that is sure to send ripples of envy throughout the world of comics journalism, Bleeding Cool Rumourmonger-in-Chief Rich Johnston has obtained and posted the full DC Comics May solicitations catalog before they’ve been “officially” released. “It’s gettin’ bloody harder to sneak into the DC Comics offices while dressed as a potted […]

PodCapers Podcast Parodies Flashpoint with a Musical

In what’s getting to be an annual tradition, home decor themed comics website A Place to Hang Your Cape is releasing another musical PodCapers podcast, this time parodying Flashpoint, the DC Comics super-mega-crossover event that kicked off the Nu52. Will the podcast kick off several years of a bastardized version of the podcast that everyone […]

The Flash #48 cover by Howard Porter and Hi-Fi

The Flash #48 Review: Wants You to Know it Has Emotions, and It’s Right This Time

Wally West has been snatched from the timestream by Hunter Zolomon, aka Zoom. He has shown Wally the life and world he once had before the Flashpoint, and he even explains Barry Allen’s responsibility in that event. Elsewhere, Barry Allen, young Wallace West, and Iris Allen are being held by Commander Cold and the Renegades. […]

Flash Film May Be Taking Tone from ‘Back to the Future’

We’re learning a lot about what Warner Bros. and their DC Comics based DCEU are planning for their upcoming slate of superhero flicks, and Flashpoint sure sounds… different. The partnership of WB and DC has had some issues in recent years, further complications arising these past two weeks with a managerial shakeup seeing both Diane Nelson […]

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Flashpoint Directors John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein Finally Confirmed

Back in mid-January we reported that the Flashpoint movie had finally found its directors. They were John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, who wrote one of the drafts of Spider-Man: Homecoming and directed the recently released comedy Game Night. A full month went by and no one really heard much about it until the end of last […]


Justice League

The Flashpoint Directors Explain How They Got the Job

The Flashpoint movie has run into several problems on its way to the big screen. It went from just a Flash movie to Flashpoint and, in the process, lost two directors and its release date along the way. The movie was in disarray, but it looks like things might be back on track. John Francis […]

LOS ANGELES, CA. June 28, 2017: Screenwriters Jonathan Goldstein & John Francis Daley at the world premiere of "Spider-Man: Homecoming" at the TCL Chinese Theatre, Hollywood.

Flash Standalone Film ‘Flashpoint’ May Have Found Its Directors

It’s kind of a crazy time for Warner Brothers’ DC Comics film division, after a less-than-optimal box office return of their multi-million dollar teamup flick Justice League following the blockbuster reception of Wonder Woman. It looks like the Flash standalone film Flashpoint may have found it’s director(s), as John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein have reportedly entered into ‘talks’, so says Variety.  […]

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Warner Bros. Confirms DC Film Lineup, Including Justice League Dark

While at the Comic Con Experience 2017 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, fans got a chance to see the lineup for the upcoming DCEU films from Warner Bros. With the less-than-hoped-for results of Justice League last month, a lot of questions have been bouncing around about the future of the current slate of films. But things […]

[RUMOR] The Flashpoint Script Has Been Turned In But No Director Attached

The Flashpoint movie is slowly moving along according to a new rumor. Justin Kroll is Variety has revealed on twitter that the movie has a script now but currently no director. For those wondering this ARTEMIS news pretty much take L&M out of running for FLASH. That script was turned in yesterday to studio — […]

[RUMOR] Wonder Woman Confirmed To Have A Role In Flashpoint

Sometimes there are so many rumors it’s hard to keep track of what’s real and what is total bull crap. This rumor comes to us from Deadline who has a good reputation generally, but have been getting some stuff wrong lately: they had said that New Muntants and Deadpool 2 had both wrapped which turned […]

Kiersey Clemons Didn’t Find Out About Flashpoint Until Right Before We Did

There were a lot of things revealed during the Warner Bros panel at Comic-Con International. When the DC part of the program started they had a bunch of logos flash across the screen and one of those logos was The Flash turning into Flashpoint. The crowd in Hall H went insane over this reveal since […]

Flashpoint Unrwapped As An Andy Kubert Sketch Edition From DC In February

Frank Miller isn’t the only one getting the black and white treatment from DC this Spring. Revealed in the Edelweiss catalog this morning, Flashpoint is getting am Andy Kubert sketch edition called Flashpoint Unwrapped. Drawn on for The CW’s Flash TV show and the upcoming Flash DCEU movie (whose title is now also Flashpoint), Flashpoint (the […]


Feels, Twists But No New Breaks In The Case – Batman #22 Review

The third part of The Button, the story-line that has been promised to provide the next major steps in the ongoing mystery of Rebirth, Batman #22 performs spectacularly well in some respects, but slightly under-performs in another. Heading into this review, beware: there are significant spoilers. . . . . The issue itself is great. […]

The Flash

Flashpoint Is Far From Forgotten On Tonight’s Flash

With the focus of Team Flash shifted to preventing Savitar from killing Iris West, the effects of Flashpoint have been pushed aside… until tonight. Executive producer Todd Helbing talks about how this new villain, Clive Yorkin, is out to get the group of cops who arrested him in the Flashpoint universe which included Captain Julio […]

New Flash Image Brings Up Important Question… How Did Wally West Get His Speed?

On Saturday, the Flash Brasil posted this image of Flash (Grant Gustin) and Kid Flash (Keiynan Lonsdale) running side-by-side with the title: ‘Lightning Strikes Twice’. Which brings up a question that the show has yet to answer. How did Wally West get his powers? The easy answer would be that he got them the same […]

Has Flashpoint Given Us The Path To Connor Hawke? Not So Fast…

One of the big changes Flashpoint made was changing the gender of John Diggle and Lyla Michaels child. Now that there is a John Jr., then the future Green Arrow / Connor Hawke we saw in the Legends of Tomorrow episode Star City 2046 is now possible. Or is it? Marc Guggenheim was as that question […]

What Is Motivating Doctor Alchemy?

Executive producer Todd Helbing takes us inside tonight’s episode of the Flash as Doctor Alchemy turns his attention on Wally West. Alchemy knows who had powers in the Flashpoint reality that doesn’t have them now and is able to bring the powers out of them. But how? And why? So far he’s brought out the […]