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Krypton Season 1

Krypton Season 1: Decrypting the House of Zod

Syfy has released the latest episode of Decrypting Krypton with the regular host Matt Hiscox and guest host Sean Davidson. Being that this episode ties into the most recent episode, House of Zod, they re-did the opening to replace the images of Superman with images of General Zod and replace the symbol of the House […]

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #41 cover by Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, and Tomeu Morey

Hal Jordan and the GL Corps #41 Review: All-Out War Between Hal and Zod

Hal Jordan has his Ring back, and that means it’s time for him to go one-on-one with General Zod himself. This is it: the fight to save the Green Lantern Corps from the murderous Kryptonian. Occasionally, these plots manage to be succinct, don’t they? Of course, there is a little more to it than that, […]

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #40 cover by Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, and Tomeu Morey

Hal Jordan and the GL Corps #40 Review: The Green Lanterns vs. the Zods

Corps Leader John Stewart is brought before the Guardians of the Universe over the contingent of Green Lanterns that left to save Hal Jordan from the Zod family on Jekuul. On Jekuul, Kyle Rayner, Guy Gardner, Kilowog, and the other Green Lanterns attack General Zod, Ursa, Lor, and their Jekuul followers. Hal Jordan and the […]


Superman: Action Comics #998 cover by Will Conrad and Ivan Nunes

Action Comics #998 Review: A Satisfying Finale to an Overlong Story

Superman and Booster Gold are in the process of being executed by the Zod Family’s heat vision. Their only hope was Skeets, and he appeared to be destroyed. However, the little robot had a few more tricks up its sleeve, and he may just be able to save our heroes. Even if he does, Big […]


Superman: Action Comics #997 cover by Brett Booth, Norm Rapmund, and Andrew Dalhouse

Superman Action Comics #997 Review: Badly Padded and Noticeably Empty

Superman and Booster Gold face Lor-Zod, the child of the infamous General Zod, and the Eradicator. They face him on the planet the villain calls New Krypton. Soon Zod and Ursa join the fight, and the fight appears hopeless for Superman and Booster. Back on Earth in our present, Lois Lane finally finds her father, […]

Action Comics #996 cover by Dan Jurgens, Trevor Scott, and Hi-Fi

Action Comics #996 Review: Decent Story Hampered by Major Art Shift

Action Comics #996 finds Superman and Booster Gold at the mercy of an Eradicator drone once more. The two manage to dispatch the robot, and they find themselves in an unknown future on a world now called New Krypton (which is actually the same planet Jekuul from Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #37). […]

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #37 cover by Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, and Tomeu Morey

Hal Jordan and the GL Corps #37 Review: Keel (Over) Before Zod

John Stewart is already coming into conflict with the newly formed council of the remaining Guardians of the Universe. Ganthet barely manages to calm John’s worries, and John soon has a mission for Hal Jordan and Kyle Rayner concerning unauthorized mining on a planet called Jekuul. Hal and Kyle quickly discover that the presence responsible […]

Action Comics #995 cover by Dan Jurgens, Trevor Scott, and Hi-Fi

Action Comics #995 Review: On the Issue of Fathers

Superman and Booster Gold find themselves back on Earth in Action Comics #995. However, it’s not the time period they intended, as Skeets reveals. They are in the 25th Century, the time period of Booster Gold’s origin. Despite that, Booster and Superman’s presence could still impact the time stream, so they must behave with caution. This […]

Action Comics #994 cover by Dan Jurgens, Trevor Scott, and Hi-Fi

Action Comics #994 Review: Booster and Superman’s Plot Cul-de-Sac on Krypton

Booster Gold and Superman are trapped in the past on Krypton shortly before the explosion. However, things are different. Krypton has a thriving space program, and Jor-El and Zod are close allies and friends. This goes against the history which Superman knows so well. What has happened to the timestream? Can Superman and Booster Gold […]

Brian Michael Bendis batman

Brian Michael Bendis’s List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]

Supergirl

Supergirl Season Finale – Live Blog

We’ve hit season finale week, and I’ll be live-blogging all three of the Arrowverse series as they air on the West Coast. It kicks off tonight with Supergirl. The last we saw the Girl of Steel (Melissa Benoist), she was just hit by her cousin Kal-El (Tyler Hoechlin) at the behest of Rhea (Teri Hatcher). Besides […]

SCOOP: Mark Gibbon Cast As General Zod In Supergirl, Filming Today

Mark Gibbon is a Canadian actor with a lot of geek cred. He played a roughneck in Man Of Steel. He has played the voice of the Hulk in the Fantastic Four and Iron Man cartoons, Barack Zinin in Mobile Suit Gundam, Two-Badd in He-Man, Gauntlet in X-Men Evolution, The Thing in Marvel Nemesis, and Nick Fury […]

BvS Doomsday Almost Actually Looked Like Doomsday

Anyone who has seen Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, the incredibly long, clunky titled last major instalment in the DC connected film universe (Suicide Squad didn’t really further the connected universe much, let’s be honest), featured what was essentially Doomsday in the film…though drastically different from the comics. Because after all, this Doomsday was […]

Batman’s Body Count From BvS

So, the big thing out of Man of Steel was that Superman killed General Zod. Thanks to Mr. Sunday Movies, we now know how many people Batman killed in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice… and it’s a few more than one. In this supercut we see all of the kills that take place first […]

How The Corpse Of General Zod Was Made

The folks at Studio ADI were tasked with creating the realistic looking corpse of General Zod (Michael Shannon) in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The corpse ended up playing a huge part in the film and had to be believable. The video below shows the step back step creation of the body from casting […]