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Lobo Wants in On the Fun in SYFY’s Official ‘Krypton’ Season 2 Trailer

Nearly a month ago, fans of SYFY‘s Superman prequel-series-with-a-time-twist Krypton were treated with a teaser first-look at the upcoming sophomore season… and from the looks of it then, things weren’t looking too promising for The Grandfather of Steel Seg-El (Cameron Cuffe). With the series set to return on June 12th, the cabler released the first […]

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Enraged Zack Snyder Lashes Out at People Who Don’t Think Superheroes Kill

For far too long, Snyderbronies, the hardcore fans of director Zack Snyder’s vision of the DCEU, have demanded that Warner Bros release The Snyder Cut, a version of the movie Justice League which preserves Zack Snyder’s Vision, only to watch their pleas go unanswered by the heartless corporate bean counters at Warner Bros. But could […]

Did Bryan Hill Just Announce His Retirement from Comics?

Bryan Hill is still in the process of conquering comic books, coming off a run on Detective Comics to a (delayed) Batman and the Outsiders series at DC, writing Killmonger for Marvel, and of course writing American Carnage at Vertigo and more Postal at Top Cow. And he does have what he calls a “SPECIAL” […]

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Superman #2 Review: The Quest for Plot Advancement

The Earth has been pulled into the Phantom Zone through unknown means, and Superman is doing everything he can to keep the planet from immediately falling part. He contacts the Justice League through Martian Manhunter’s telepathic network, and none of the team has any answers. Meanwhile, Rogol Zaar is tearing his way back to Earth […]

Henry Cavill Wanted to Fight [SPOILER] in Man of Steel 2

Henry Cavill never gave up hope that a Man of Steel sequel would happen, and to be honest, he still hasn’t. He HAS spoken a bit about what the sequel would have been like (from his point of view), and who he’d have liked to fight in the feature. In a recent interview with Fandom, Cavill named […]

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Henry Cavill Says Superman Would Have Been Less Murderous in Man of Steel 2

The dark portrayal of Superman in Zack Snyder‘s 2013 film Man of Steel has been the subject of much controversy. In the film, Superman’s dad encourages Superman to let him die in order to protect his secret identity. Superman callously makes out with Lois Lane in the rubble of Metropolis. Most controversially, Superman brutally snaps […]

Top and Bottom 5 Comics, Week of July 4th, 2018: From Hulk to Inhumans

It’s a bit late again, and I didn’t get around to doing it last week. However, the Top and Bottom 5 Comics is back again this week. What soared? What fell on its face? Let’s find out together now! Best Comics of the Week 1. Immortal Hulk #2 Immortal Hulk kicked off with a hell of […]

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Man of Steel #6 Review: Bombastic, Genuine, and Fun

Jor-El has come to Earth to take Jonathan Kent away to learn more about his power, his people, and where his life may be headed. Jon wants to go, but Lois and Clark are reluctant to send their son away with someone who might be his grandfather. In the present, Superman fights Rogol Zaar to […]

Did Bendis’s Man of Steel Live Up to the Hype? [Poll] [Spoilers]

All six issues of Man of Steel have been released, which should give us a pretty good idea of what to expect from writer “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis. Bendis introduced several storylines that are sure to play out in the coming months: Jonathan and Lois’s space road trip with Grandpa, the Metropolis arson, […]

Brian Michael Bendis Went Over His Page Count for Man of Steel #6

Tomorrow, readers of Man of Steel will finally get to see what the hell happened in that flashback sequence drawn by Jason Fabok that’s been repeated in every issue so far, but they’ll also be getting something else as a bonus: free extra pages. “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis was interviewed by DCComics.com, and […]

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Man of Steel #5 Review: Bringing Back the Quality

Superman has taken Rogol Zaar off the Earth to battle it out in orbit. However, Rogol is powerful and able to lay out the Man of Steel all too quickly. The Justice League arrives in Metropolis to provide support to Supergirl, whom discovers Superman’s unconscious body on the moon. The team regroups to discern Rogol’s […]


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Man of Steel #4 Review: The Awkward Middle Child of the Story

Superman and Supergirl are now facing Rogol Zaar in Metropolis. He shows incredible strength and cunning, even enough to face both Superman and Supergirl. Kara is fighting in a perpetual fury due to the fate of Kandor, but Kal knows that this fight could potentially tear Metropolis apart. He tries to push Rogol out of […]

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Man of Steel #3 Review: Making Superman Hurt

Rogol Zar arrives on Earth and immediately tracks down Superman’s Fortress of Solitude. Superman is investigating yet another fire in Metropolis when he hears the Fortress’s alarm. He and Supergirl arrive at the Fortress to find it destroyed and Rogol Zar long gone. Things get a lot heavier in this issue of Man of Steel. […]

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Man of Steel #2 Review: The First Issue Wasn’t a Fluke

In the past, we find a Guardian and an intergalactic king arguing after the death of Krypton. They both know that Rogol Zaar is somehow responsible, and the king thinks that the Guardian, Appa Ali Apsa, may have participated. In the present, new Daily Planet reporter Robinson Goode begins stirring up trouble and asking about […]

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Top and Bottom 5 Comics of May 30th, 2018: The Week that Asked for Too Much Money

May 30th had a lot of major releases between Amazing Spider-Man #800, the beginning of Batman’s “The Wedding” arc, Kong of Skull Island’s 2018 Special, and three Annuals between the Big Two. Some were great. Others tripped over themselves. Check out the best and the worst below.   Top 1. Man of Steel #1 Brian Michael Bendis’ short entry at the […]

DC Shocker: Bendis Read Superman Back Issues in Preparation for Job

Superstar writer “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis will shortly not-a-reboot Superman’s continuity with the weekly Man of Steel mini-series launching on May 30th and leading into Bendis’s run as the writer of both Superman and Action Comics. But for DC fans panicked that Bendis will tear Superman’s continuity in half like a rampaging She-Hulk […]

Bendis: “I’m Not Going to Kill Lois Lane in the Most Gruesome Way Possible”

With superstar writer “The Great One” Brian Michael Bendis set to take over Superman and Action Comics at DC, beginning with a mini-series called Man of Steel, many Superman fans have been bracing for Bendis to pull an “Avengers Disassembled,” sending Superman’s beloved continuity speeding on a malfunctioning jetpack toward a fiery doom while shouting […]

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The Man of Steel #1 Advance Review: Brian Michael Bendis Understands Superman

Some time in the forgotten past, an angry alien warlord named Rogol Zarr tries to warn leaders from disparate cultures of the danger posed by the Kryptonians and their expanding interplanetary industry. He is overlooked but not deterred. In the present, Superman investigates a series of mysterious arsons, a pair of villains, and meets a […]

DC Comics to Make Brian Michael Bendis’s Man of Steel Returnable

Well, this is a new experience for Brian Michael Bendis. He has been used to his launch books at Marvel getting massive amounts of variant covers, as well as retailers getting added discounts if they order high and match orders with previous issues. But at DC Comics, they do things differently. So for the launch […]