If you can’t wait for season two of Con Man… Neil Greenaway (from NerdTeam30.com) recently sat down on behalf of Bleeding Cool to talk with Kevin Sorbo during the first day of Wizard World Des Moines. Bleeding Cool: Hi! I’m Neil Greenaway, and I am sitting here with Mr. Kevin Sorbo, Hercules himself, at the […]
Marvel has put together their top 10 costumes as ranked by their editorial and social media teams… and I have to say that I’m surprised by most of them on the list. Iron Man is on the list, which is odd for a guy who seems to have a new set of armor every episode. […]
Marvel Comics has come under criticism of late from certain groups regarding their portrayal and description of a number of characters. Specifically Hercules being described as straight by EIC Axel Alonso despite having been portrayed in that fashion classically and in Marvel continuity. And Angela not being described as bisexual, choosing not to “label” her […]
Hercules and Angela are missing from Marvel’s May solicitations. Down the lower end of Marvel’s sales figures, some folks are worrying… shame when Angela is getting so much publicity right now. Karnak‘s absence may be explained however by lateness and changing art teams and the solicits trying to catch up. And Nightmask & Star Brand ‘s solicit says […]
When Marvel launched the comic book Hercules, Marvel was initially applauded for publishing a comic with a lead bisexual character. The problem was that the creators, editor and publisher had forgotten that a previous comic had suggested that Hercules was bisexual, with Northstar as one of his previous lovers. And Marvel editor-in-chief Axel Alonso came […]
There was some concern that the mythology-established and Marvel-hinted bisexuality of the character Hercules was going to be removed in the upcoming new series from Marvel by Dan Abnett and Luke Ross. It became quite a thing. But after seeing some of the art, Dan Avery of gay-themed pop culure website NewNowNext suddenly feels […]
Last week, Marvel EIC Axel Alonso told CBR, regarding the upcoming Hercules comic book, and the identification of the Greek God as bisexual in the Marvel Universe. Hercules and James Howlett’s relationship in “X-Treme X-Men” took place in a unique alternate universe, similar to how Colossus was gay in the Ultimate Universe, but is straight in the […]
By Joe Glass This week saw Marvel EiC, Axel Alonso, spend another week of his weekly CBR interview, Axel-in-Charge, discussing Marvel and their commitment to diversity. This is something he’s had to do a fair bit recently, as Marvel seems to be making some pretty big missteps in regards to showing that commitment to diversity…one of […]
The image retweeted by Alex Alonso… and then unretweeted. I dunno, I thought that was quite funny too. But anyway. I’m seeing Fantastic Four on Wednesday. Fingers crossed. So… what have you been reading this last week? Twenty Top Traffic Traffic Of The Week 1. Frank Cho’s Totally Awesome She-Hulk 2. A New Marvel Season Every Six Months From […]
CBR has it straight from Marvel’s EIC Axel Alonso. regarding a second Brian Bendis Iron Man title that he had teased. Brian and David are playing the long game with “Invincible Iron Man.” When Brian pitched us, he said there was an idea for a sister-title that would spin out of the first germinating in his brain. But […]
He appeared on the list of upcoming Marvel teasers that Bleeding Cool ran during San Diego Comic Con. With this news, does that mean that all of them will be coming true? CBR has the exclusive news from Marvel PR of a new Hercules comic book series by Dan Abnett and Luke Ross starring the Greek God […]
This is something. Smite has just passed 10 million players online and to celebrate, it has been announced that Kevin Sorbo will be lending his voice to the Hercules character in the game. Yes. As In The Hercules: The Legendary Journey Kevin Sorbo. This pack will come free with the game and is hitting August, […]
Alan Moore recently called on readers to eschew the film Hercules, based upon comics written by his close friend Steve Moore, on the basis that Steve did not wish his name to be attached to the film and yet following his death, his name appeared prominently in advertizing for the film. But Alan Moore has […]
Earlier this week, Bleeding Cool Editor-in-Chief Hannah Means-Shannon interviewed Alan Moore, during which Moore expressed his extreme displeasure over the actions of Radical Studios regarding the Hercules movie staring The Rock. He alleged that they had mistreated his friend, Steve Moore, who had written the comic the movie is based upon, before his death, then lionised him afterwards to promote the […]
The film Hercules by Paramount Pictures and MGM is coming to theaters on July 25th in the USA. You may have seen the trailers running this week on television portraying The Rock in the title role. But underneath a standard blockbuster-type summer film lies an almost standard-these-days story of creators’ interests gone wrong. What sets this […]
When you're a legendary half-immortal hero, there's very little room to be selfish.
I'll be interested to see how much better this version is than the Kellan Lutz one that trickled out already this year. Surely this won't hurt Ratner's reputation any?
The Rock is Hercules. He's got his top off, he's buff, he's in a trailer that I might have expected to run with 300: Rise of an Empire. Guess it wasn't ready in time.
If you've ever wondered what The Rock would look like with long lustrous locks of hair, you're in luck.
This is the solicitation for Aquaman #29. It’s all-out action as Aquaman feels the wrath It’s all-out action as Aquaman feels the wrath of Atlas as he makes his first appearance in The New 52! And the environmental havoc seen in the pages of SWAMP THING may put Arthur on a collision course with a […]