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‘Supergirl’ Season 4, Episode 15 “O Brother, Where Art Thou?”: Cryer’s Lex Is the Serum the Series Needed [SPOILER REVIEW]

Welcome back to Bleeding Cool‘s continuing coverage of the CW‘s Supergirl season 4. This episode had it all… the resolution to the James Olsen shooting, the introduction of Lex Luthor, J’onn deciding whether to shite or get off the pot, Nia and Brainy’s first kiss, even Supergirl dropping a “damn it” while repairing a broken dam threatening the […]


‘Supergirl’ Season 4, Episode 14 “Stand and Deliver” Puts The “Meta” in “Metaphor” [SPOILER REVIEW]

Welcome back to Bleeding Cool‘s continuing coverage of the CW‘s Supergirl season 4. This week’s new episode is heavy on the politics and personal commitment to doing what each character thinks it right in the increasingly intense pressure cooker that is National City. Lockwood accepts the President’s appointment to the Director of the Department of Alien Affairs. His first […]



Supergirl Season 3: 15 Photos and a Synopsis for the Season Finale

The CW has released 15 photos and a brief synopsis for the season finale of Supergirl that will be airing on Monday. The finale, written by co-showrunners Jessica Queller and Robert Rovner, brings the finale battle between Supergirl and Reign. Spoilers ahead. . . . Here is the synopsis for Battles Lost and Won. SHOCKING […]

Supergirl Season 3, Episode 21 Recap: Not Kansas

This article contains spoilers for Supergirl season 3, episode 21, ‘Not Kansas’. . . . . . I come to the Arrowverse series as a fan of both comics and their television adaptations. I am predisposed to liking them and at times have nitpicked certain aspects of the series, but rarely am I negative about a […]

Supergirl Season 3: The DEO is Having Gun Control Issues

I am still wondering about the press for tonight’s episode of Supergirl. The episode is called ‘Not Kansas’, and while the end of the previous episode showed Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) about to fight Reign (Odette Annable), all the promotional material coming out focuses on Kara deciding on going to Argo City and what the DEO […]

Supergirl Season 3, Episode 19 Recap: The Fanatical

This article contains spoilers for Supergirl season 3, episode 19, ‘The Fanatical’. . . . . . The new episode picked up with Reign (Odette Annable) back inside the lab as Lena (Katie McGrath) tried to find a way to reverse Reign’s taking over of Sam’s body and putting her friend back in control. The attempt […]

Supergirl Season 3: 16 New Images from ‘The Fanatical’

The CW has released 16 new images for the upcoming 19th episode of Supergirl called ‘The Fanatical’. There are quite a bit of story spoilers in the images, so don’t go any further if you don’t want to know. . . . Here is the synopsis for ‘The Fanatical’: JAMES CONSIDERS UNMASKING AS GUARDIAN — […]

Supergirl Season 3: New Synopsis Suggests Guardian-Focused Episode

Looking through the official photos I have of Mehcad Brooks for Supergirl season 3, I noticed that there are more of him on the phone than in his Guardian suit. I think James Olsen is a good character on the show and I like what Brooks does with the role, but he just doesn’t seem to […]

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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 […]

What Jack Kirby Means To A Comic Fan, Critic, And Aspiring Creator

On August 28th, 1917, Jacob Kurtzberg was born in Manhattan. He was born to a pair of Austrian Jewish immigrants. He took to drawing quickly, starting in comic strips in 1936, and, in 1940, he teamed up with Joe Simon to create Captain America and Bucky Barnes. It’s weird to think that a man born […]

James Olsen Must Find His Path

This article contains spoilers for the Supergirl episode – City of Lost Children . . . . . Tonight’s episode focused a lot on James Olsen / Guardian and just what his putting on the armor has come to mean. He jumps in to save a woman who was being attacked. And though he took […]

Does Guardian Inspire Fear On Supergirl?

All through the first season and into the second, James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) has been a major character on Supergirl, but even with his alter ego Guardian, the character has been out of the main storylines for a while. But tonight, Olsen realizes that unlike Supergirl, Guardian inspires fear in people — and that’s not […]

How The Supergirl Effects Team Brought Parasite To Life

The CW has released this video showing the visual effects for the Parasite episode of Supergirl from earlier this season. The episode was called Changing, the sixth of the season, and featured scientist Rudy Jones becoming the classic DC villain. It also showed us both Mon-El and Guardian in action after Supergirl and J’onn J’onzz […]

We Can Be Heroes… If It’s Okay With Supergirl

This article contains spoilers for the Supergirl episode – We Can Be Heroes. . . . . . The latest episode of Supergirl, called We Can Be Heroes gives us the first look at what Team Supergirl could look like. But Kara seems very resistant to that. Plus, the DEO is an awfully popular place […]

Winn Wants James To Tell Kara He’s The Guardian

There is a new clip for this weeks Supergirl courtesy of TVLine and we see that Winn Schott (Jeremy Jordan) is exhausted and pleading for James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) to tell Kara that he’s Guardian. In the clip we also learn that Winn has been tasked by Kara (Melissa Benoist) to create a suit for […]