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EZRA MILLER & GRANT MORRISON Writing New FLASH Movie Script – Report

By Newsarama / a few days ago

Credit: Warner Bros. Ezra Miller Credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com Actor Ezra Miller is teaming up with comic book writer Grant Morrison to pen a new screenplay for the Flash solo movie, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Whether the new script meets Warner Bros.’s approval could determine if he remains on to star in […]

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Post-Apocalyptic HIGH LEVEL & The Search for a Higher Purpose

By Newsarama / a few days ago

Credit: Barnaby Bagenda/Romulo Fajardo Jr. (DC/Vertigo) Credit: Guillaume Ospital (DC/Vertigo) The new DC/Vertigo title High Level is set within an apocalyptic future where humanity is scrounging for resources. Thirteen is one of the best at scavenging, but her world is turned upside down when she meets Minnow, a mysterious child who needs her help. High […]

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THE AUTHORITY Assembles in THE WILD STORM #21 Preview

By Newsarama / a few days ago

The Authority assembles in a preview of next week’s The Wild Storm #21. THE WILD STORM #21written by WARREN ELLISart and cover by JON DAVIS-HUNTThe experimental subjects code-named Apollo and Midnighter have broken cover. Combat-optimized superhumans are now loose on the Earth.ON SALE 03.20.19$3.99 US | 32 PAGESFC | RATED T+ Read the original article

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Best Shots Review: AGE OF X-MAN – APOCALYPSE & THE X-TRACTS #1

By Newsarama / 5 days ago

By Pierce Lydon, Best Shots Reviewer March 13, 2019 03:20pm ET Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics Age of X-Man: Apocalypse & the X-Tracts #1Written by Tim SeeleyArt by Salva Espin and Israel SilvaLettered by Travis LanhamPublished by Marvel Comics‘Rama Rating: 6 out of 10 Credit: Marvel Comics A lot of the fun of “Age […]

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What If Young BRUCE Shot Back? Inside Darkest BATMAN Ever, THE GRIM KNIGHT

By Newsarama / 6 days ago

Credit: Eduardo Risso/Dave Stewart/Sal Cipriano (DC) Credit: Jock (DC) If you thought the Batman Who Laughs was the most twisted version of the Dark Knight ever, wait until you read the origin of the Grim Knight. In March 13’s The Batman Who Laughs interlude one-shot The Grim Knight, writers Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV […]

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10 Questions CAPTAIN MARVEL Raises About AVENGERS: ENDGAME and the MCU

By Newsarama / 7 days ago

Project P.E.G.A.S.U.S., the facility that houses the Tesseract and Dr. Lawson’s experimental light speed drive, is established to be one of three such projects in Iron Man 2 (a little-loved film that is nonetheless proving to be vital to MCU history) – the other two being Project Goliath and Project Exodus. We know what Project […]

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ABC’s STUMPTOWN Pilot Adds Two – Report

By Newsarama / 7 days ago

Michael Ealy & Mark Webber Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com Credit: Oni Press ABC’s Stumptown pilot, based on the Oni Press limited series by Greg Rucka and Matthew Southworth has added two more actors to its cast, according to Variety. First, Secrets & Lies actor Michael Ealy will reportedly portray Grey McConnell in the pilot. McConnell is […]

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ANDY SERKIS Joins MOUSE GUARD Adaptation – Report

By Newsarama / last week

Credit: Shutterstock.com Credit: David Peterson (BOOM! Studios / Archaia Press) According to the Hollywood Reporter, master of motion capture Andy Serkis and actor Thomas Brodie-Sangster (Maze Runner‘s Newt) have signed on as the leads of director Wes Ball’s adaptation of Archaia/Boom! Studios Mouse Guard comic books. Serkis is reportedly the story’s villain – the Guard’s blacksmith Midnight. […]

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Marvel Latest TRUE BELIEVERS Reprint to Precede SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME

By Newsarama / last week

Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics June’s batch of Marvel’s True Believers reprint comic books will grease the wheels for the release of Spider-Man: Far From Home in July, and the group of ten $1 titles includes some obvious selections … and some curious ones. Obvious: Spider-Man Fights in London #1 from 1963’s Amazing Spider-Man […]

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CAPTAIN MARVEL’s Opening Weekend Estimates Rising

By Newsarama / last week

Credit: Marvel Studios Updated 3/8 at 4:45pm ET: The Hollywood Reporter has already revised its Captain Marvel opening domestic weekend estimate up, from a $125m – $150m range on Friday morning (see below) to now $155m – $160m, citing strong Friday returns.  History suggests these estimates will continue to fluctuate over the weekend.   Original story […]

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The Top 10 CAPTAIN MARVEL Stories You Should Read

By Newsarama / last week

In the Marvel Universe, there’s actually a great deal of cosmic nonsense. Alien races, space-bound empires, wars across the stars that started long ago in a galaxy far, far away. One such species involved in one such war is the Kree, and with the Kree came Mar-Vell. Mar-Vell (Captain Mar-Vell) comes to Earth as a […]

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KELLY SUE DECONNICK Goes Deeper with AQUAMAN After Taking CAPTAIN MARVEL To New Heights

By Newsarama / last week

Credit: Robson Rocha/Daniel Henriques/Sunny Gho (DC) Kelly Sue DeConnick and family at Captain Marvel premiere Credit: Milkfed Criminal Masterminds After taking Marvel’s Carol Danvers to new heights as Captain Marvel, Kelly Sue DeConnick is giving DC’s Aquaman more depth. Since December, DeConnick’s Aquaman run with artist Robson Rocha has untethered the sea king from his […]

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Best Shots Reviews: BLACK PANTHER #9, DELVER #1

By Newsarama / a couple of weeks ago

Credit: comiXology Credit: Marvel Comics Black Panther #9Written by Ta-Nehisi CoatesArt by Kev Walker and Stéphane PaitreauLetters by Joe SabinoPublished by Marvel ComicsReview by Robert Reed‘Rama Rating: 7 out of 10 Ta-Nehisi Coates and Kev Walker continue T’Challa’s fight through the Wakandan Empire in Black Panther #9. T’Challa and Nakia journey to the marine world […]

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HEROES IN CRISIS Six Issues In – The Clues So Far

By Newsarama / a couple of weeks ago

Credit: DC Credit: Mitch Gerads (DC) After six issues, Heroes in Crisis doesn’t seem any closer to solving its murder mystery, but an examination of the clues reveals that a lot of information has been shared. Heroes in Crisis is the murder mystery mini-series by Tom King and Clay Mann, where more than a dozen costumed […]

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MARVEL to Host SXSW Panel

By Newsarama / a couple of weeks ago

C.B. Cebulski Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Joe Quesada Marvel Comics Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski and Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada will host a panel at this year’s SXSW conference, focusing on how Marvel has adapted its characters to other media such as film, TV, and video games. The hour-long panel, titled “Marvel: From Comics to Screen”, […]

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STRANGER THINGS’ FINN WOLFHARD in Talks for GHOSTBUSTERS Sequel – Report

By Newsarama / a couple of weeks ago

Credit: Shutterstock Carrie Coon Credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard and Avengers: Infinity War actress Carrie Coon are in talks to join Jason Reitman’s in-development Ghostbusters sequel, according to Variety. Though plot details of the film are being kept under wraps, Variety reports Coon and Wolfhard would play a single mother and her son who […]

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TODD McFARLANE Pulls Back the Curtain on Landmark Deal With DC

By Newsarama / a couple of weeks ago

Credit: Todd McFarlane (Image Comics/DC) Credit: Lan Pitts (Newsarama/Future plc) Todd McFarlane is working with DC for the first time in a quarter century – but this time, he’s doing it in his other medium: toys. At Toy Fair earlier this month, McFarlane Toys announced a three-year deal to produce action figures from DC comics, […]

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Inside The Secret Business of Signed Comic Books

By Newsarama / a couple of weeks ago

From June 19, 2014 Credit: Jim McLauchlin Comic books has long been a friendly sort of business. It’s still friendly, but there’s more business in it these days. One place the “business” aspect increasingly shines through is in creator signatures. Just a few scant years ago, most all creators would sign any number of comic […]

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Inside AGE OF X-MAN’s ‘Horny Cop Gestapo’ with X-TREMISTS

By Newsarama / a couple of weeks ago

Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics The “Age of X-Man” may seem like a utopia to some, but for others it can be a nightmare. And all it could take to turn you into a mutant outlaw – a target of the, well, sex police known as Department X – is falling in love. In […]

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Marvel’s Top WORLD WAR II Era Superheroes

By Newsarama / 3 weeks ago

10. The Destroyer Stan Lee created numerous characters for Marvel Comics over the course of six decades, but his first was this quirky-looking wartime hero the Destroyer. Debuting in 1941’s Mystic Comics #6, Lee created the Destroyer as a twisted version of Captain America – who himself was introduced only a few months prior. The […]

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UPDATED: BLACK PANTHER Nabs Three OSCARS

By Newsarama / 3 weeks ago

Credit: Marvel Studios Credit: Marvel Studios Black Panther has officially won three Academy Awards – but was dashed in the hopes to win for Best Picture. At Sunday’s awards ceremony, Black Panther received Oscars for Achievement in Costume Design awarded to Ruth Carter; and Achievement in Production Design, given to Hannah Beachler (production design) and […]

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HEROES IN CRISIS Whodunnit: The Latest on the Leading Suspects

By Newsarama / 3 weeks ago

Credit: Ryan Sook (DC) Credit: Mitch Gerads (DC) Thanks to recent revelations, new clues and suspects have emerged in the mystery about who carried out the mass murder at Sanctuary in Heroes in Crisis. The limited series by writer Tom King and various artists that launched last year has revealed a variety of clues, but […]

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An Old Foe Returns in SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #14

By Newsarama / 3 weeks ago

An old foe returns in this preview of February 27’s Sonic the Hedgehog #14. Sonic the Hedgehog #14Cover A: Lamar Wells • Cover B: Jonathan GrayIan Flynn (w) • Tracy Yardley (a) • Lamar Wells (c)A helpful tip leads Sonic and Silver to an abandoned Eggman base suddenly teeming with activity. As the two investigate […]

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Old, ‘Bitter’ CYCLOPS Re-Joins CHAMPIONS for WAR OF THE REALMS

By Newsarama / 3 weeks ago

Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics The teen heroes of Marvel’s Champions are about to face their biggest challenge ever as they enlist in War of the Realms. But they’ll have a returning ally in this war – the now adult Cyclops, who helped found the team while he was a time-displaced teenager. Guiding the […]

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10 Revelations from From MARVEL COMICS’ May 2019 Solicitations

By Newsarama / 3 weeks ago

The X-Men have suffered plenty in recent months, with most of the team believed to be dead while trapped in the alternate reality of the “Age of X-Man.” And in May’s Uncanny X-Men #17, it looks like one of the remaining X-Men will fall, with the solicitation saying “The X-Men lose one of their own,” […]

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10 Revelations from DC COMICS’ May 2019 Solicitations

By Newsarama / 3 weeks ago

While Bendis is shaking up the current-day DCU in May’s Action Comics, he’s also looking toward some potential changes to the past in Superman #11. Or at least, the solicitation copy seems like the issue is going to – maybe – retcon Jor-El’s role in the destruction of Krypton. Or at the very least, it’s […]

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Netflix Cancels PUNISHER and JESSICA JONES

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Marvel Television/Netflix Credit: Marvel Television/Netflix Netflix has canceled both The Punisher and Jessica Jones, according to Deadline. The recently-filmed third season of Jessica Jones is still expected to air on the streaming service later this year, however the company has reportedly pre-emptively canceled any intention of subsequent seasons. “Marvel’s The Punisher will not return […]

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Weir & Steenz’ ARCHIVAL QUALITY Wins DWAYNE MCDUFFIE Diversity Award

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Oni Press Credit: MAD Event Management LLC Ivy Noelle Weir and Christina “Steenz” Stewart’s Archival Quality has won the Fifth Annual Dwayne McDuffie Award for Diversity in Comics. Credit: Oni Press Announced at an event during the C3: Comic Creator Conference, the annual award spotlights the best underpresented voices in comic books that are […]

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DUNE Set For 2020 Release

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: La Factoría de Ideas Credit: Chris White (Avalon Hill Game Company) Warner Bros. has reserved November 20, 2020 for the theatrical release of Legendary’s Dune reboot, according to Deadline. The film is set to be shown in 2D, 3D, and Imax theaters. “Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is the story of the […]

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CONAN THE BARBARIAN’s 30-Year History With THE AVENGERS

By Newsarama / last month

Avengers #11 variant Credit: Carlos Pacheco (Marvel Comics) Credit: David Finch (Marvel Comics) Credit: Marvel Comics Marvel’s latest Avengers spin-off, Savage Avengers, takes a ragtag bunch of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes into the Savage Land – and into a team-up with the one-and-only Conan the Barbarian. Yeah, that’s right, Conan – the literal and literary Conan – […]

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Best Shots Reviews: WONDER TWINS #1, THE FLASH #64, THE BATMAN WHO LAUGHS #3

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Jock (DC Comics) Credit: DC Entertainment Wonder Twins #1Written by Mark RussellArt by Stephen ByrneLettered by Dave SharpePublished by DC ComicsReview by Pierce Lydon‘Rama Rating: 5 out of 10 Post-”Rebirth,” the DC Universe has largely been a much more positive and hopeful place. Brian Michael Bendis’ publishing imprint Wonder Comics has continued that initiative, […]

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Best Shots Rapid-Fire Reviews: DAREDEVIL #1, GREEN ARROW #49, DIE #3, OLD MAN QUILL #1, More

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Marco Checchetto/Sunny Gho (Marvel Comics) Greetings, ‘Rama readers! Ready for your weekly pellets? Best Shots has you covered with this week’s Rapid-Fire Reviews! Let’s kick off with Plentiful Pierce Lydon, who takes a look at the latest issue of Daredevil… Credit: Julian Totino Tedesco (Marvel Comics) Daredevil #1 (Published by Marvel Comics; Review by […]

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THE LEGO MOVIE 2 Is an Intergalactic Romp Across the Final Frontier

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Warner Bros. It’s been five years since we last saw Emmett, Lucy, Benny the space guy and their pals from “The Lego Movie,” and time has not been kind to the citizens of Bricksburg. An invasion of alien Duplo creatures has devastated their city, leaving a Mad Max-like wasteland of pop culture references, a […]

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Ranking 2019’s Most Anticipated Superhero Movies

By Newsarama / last month

Shazam! is poised to bring the thunder to theaters just after his former namesake likely dominates the box office on the Marvel side (more on that in a minute – hint hint…) and it’s also in a perfect position to continue a particular momentum for DC Comics based movies. Both Wonder Woman and Aquaman have […]

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The Worst Things That Ever Happened to the AVENGERS

By Newsarama / last month

Here it is – the worst thing that’s ever happened to the Avengers, and it’s a doozie. As we’ve shown, the Avengers have suffered immensely over the years, both individually and as a team (that’s often how it goes for superheroes). But few Avengers have been through as much as Wanda Maximoff, the Scarlet Witch. […]

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MEET THE SKULLS Takes AMERICANS-Style Approach With Legacy, Loyalty, Lies

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Marcos Martin (Marvel Comics) Credit: Marcos Martin (Marvel Comics) 2008’s Secret Invasion event began with the Skrull Empire’s greatest feat – but ended with its greatest defeat. But in the new limited series Meet the Skrulls, Marvel is putting a face to the secret Skrull agents living amongst us to start the invasion once […]

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HOBBS & SHAW Is Indisputably Brilliant … and Here’s Why

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Universal Pictures I’m going to start with a confession. Of the … what is it? … 27 or so films in the Fast and Furious franchise, I’ve seen about a total of maybe 30 scattered minutes, mostly late at night surfing the premium cable TV channels I haven’t gotten around to getting rid of […]

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JAVIER BARDEM in Talks for DUNE – Report

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Shutterstock.com No Country For Old Men actor Javier Bardem is in talks to take the role of Stilgar in Denis Villeneuve’s Dune, according to The Hollywood Reporter. In Frank Herbert’s novel Dune, Stilgar is the leader of the nomadic Fremen tribe who populate the planet of Arrakis. The Fremen play a key role in the story […]

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‘Dynamic & Deadly’ FCBD AVENGERS #1 Follows ENDGAME

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics Marvel’s Free Comic Book Day plans are coming to light with the announcement of FCBD Avengers #1 from writers Jason Aaron and Gerry Duggan with artists Stefano Caselli and Mike Deodato. The contents of the story haven’t been revealed, but Marvel’s press release spiritually ties the […]

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Alaskan Chill Cuts to the Bone in WOLVERINE: THE LONG NIGHT ADAPTATION #2

By Newsarama / last month

The mystery thickens and the chill grows colder in this preview of February 6’s Wolverine: The Long Night Adaptation #2. WOLVERINE: THE LONG NIGHT ADAPTATION #2 (of 5)BENJAMIN PERCY (W) • MARCIO TAKARA (A)Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUEA rundown cabin in the middle of nowhere. Feral children lurking in the trees. A sinister cult worshiping in […]

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SUICIDE SQUAD 2 and DC SUPER PETS Get Release Dates

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Warner Bros. Credit: DC Comics Warner Bros. have scheduled Suicide Squad 2 and DC Super Pets for May 21, 2021 and August 6, 2021 release dates, respectively, according to The Hollywood Reporter. James Gunn is set to write/direct the Suicide Squad sequel, with much of the cast expected to reprise their role from the […]

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BEN AFFLECK Steps Aside as THE BATMAN Sets Summer 2021 Release Date

By Newsarama / last month

Ben Affleck as Batman Credit: Warner Bros. Ben Affleck has stepped down as Warner Bros.’s Batman, just as writer/director Matt Reeves The Batman has been given a release date of June 25, 2021. According to Deadline, Affleck “knew he wasn’t the right one for this particular version” of Batman – despite being the project’s original director and […]

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Examining the Hints For DC’s LEVIATHAN Event by BENDIS & MALEEV

By Newsarama / last month

Batman Inc. #2 Credit: Chris Burnham (DC Comics) With the announcement last week by Brian Michael Bendis that he and Alex Maleev are working on an upcoming DC event dubbed Leviathan, the writer confirmed the meaning behind several hints planted in his Action Comics run. Bendis said last week that the Leviathan event will be […]

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SALADIN AHMED Dips Toes In DCU With BIZARRO

By Newsarama / last month

“Backward Heart” page Credit: Max Dunbar/Paul Mounts/Dave Sharpe (DC Comics) “Backward Heart” page Credit: Joelle Jones (DC Comics) After winning the “Best New Series” Will Eisner Comic Industry Award for his Black Bolt series at Marvel, writer Saladin Ahmed is dipping his toes into the DC Universe for this week’s romance-themed Mysteries of Love in […]

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BENDIS & WALKER Hiding ‘Gigantic’ DC Universe Secret in NAOMI – SPOILERS

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: DC Credit: DC Entertainment This week’s first issue of the new Wonder Comics series Naomi made it clear that there’s a much bigger secret behind the character’s origin and the town in which she lives. In fact, Naomi co-creator Brian Michael Bendis told Newsarama that the mysteriously “gigantic” secret world being created in Naomi […]

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WB Seeking to Rehire AQUAMAN Director JAMES WAN for Sequel – Report

By Newsarama / last month

James Wan Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com Aquaman is on track to beat The Dark Knight as the highest grossing DC movie of all time – and Warner Bros. is keen to lock in director James Wan for a sequel, according to Deadline. However, Deadline cites an unnamed spokesman for Wan who says the director is awaiting […]

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JESSE HAMM Explores Philosophical Sci-Fi in THE BLESSED MACHINE #1 Preview

By Newsarama / last month

Writer Mark Rodgers and cartoonist Jesse Hamm’s delve into spiritual science fiction in this preview of March 27’s The Blessed Machine #1. THE BLESSED MACHINE #1 (of 5)Jacob, son of Administrator Anna A3644, is revisited by the recurring dreams that plagued his youth. He believes they indicate that the earth’s surface, once rendered uninhabitable by […]

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MARTIAN MANHUNTER’s History Re-Written in JUSTICE LEAGUE #16 – SPOILERS

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: DC Comics Credit: DC Comics Spoilers for this week’s Justice League #16. Justice League #16 just added a slew of new concepts and continuity to the history of the DC Universe, including Martian Manhunter’s surprising connection to Earth from his childhood. Written by James Tynion IV and Scott Snyder, the issue is the latest […]

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UNCLE SAM Leading DC Heroes Against NAZIS in FREEDOM FIGHTERS

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Eddy Barrows (DC Comics) Credit: Eddy Barrows (DC Comics) Freedom Fighters, the new series by Robert Venditti and Eddy Barrows, explores Earth-X, an alternate universe where Germany triumphed in World War II and the Nazis have ruled America ever since. In Freedom Fighters #1, it’s the modern-day and a brand new team of superheroes […]

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DC COMICS Launches ‘BE A HERO READ A BOOK’ Campaign to Put Superheroes in Public Libraries

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Frances Manapul (DC Comics) Credit: Frances Manapul (DC Comics) DC Comics will launch a newly announced “Be a Hero, Read a Book” campaign, which will promote reading by providing graphic novels and promotional materials featuring art from upcoming DC Zoom and DC Ink titles starting at January 25-28’s American Library Association Mid-Winter Conference in […]

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STAR WARS: TIE FIGHTER #1 Puts the EMPIRE in the Spotlight

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics This April, Marvel Comics will explore the other side of the Star Wars Rebellion era with Tie Fighters, a new 5-issue limited series from writer Jody Houser and artist Roge Antonio that follows a squadron of Imperial TIE Fighter pilots. No further details of the series plot have been […]

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What the SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME Trailer Tells Us About AVENGERS: ENDGAME

By Newsarama / last month

Credit: Marvel Studios Credit: Sony Pictures Entertainment Marvel Studios has something of a juggling act on its hands. While the studio tries its best to keep hidden the “many, many, many, many secrets” April’s Avengers: Endgame is promised to hold, the practical reality of maintaining a slate of upcoming films makes their job a little harder. […]

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SYMBIOTE SPIDER-MAN #1 Puts PETER PARKER Back in the BLACK COSTUME

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics Writer Peter David and artist Greg Land will return to an iconic period from the Marvel Universe’s past in April’s Symbiote Spider-Man #1, the first in a five-issue limited series. The story pits Spider-Man against Mysterio in the time period before he discovered his black suit […]

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SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME’s ZACH BARACK is the MCU’s First Trans Actor

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Sony Pictures/Marvel Studios Spider-Man: Far From Home has added actor Zach Barack in an unidentified role, according to Variety. Barack is the first openly trans actor to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe. His character’s gender identity hasn’t been specified.  This is Barack’s first big screen role. He previously appeared in Spectrum TV’s L.A.’s Finest and has […]

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First Look: SUPERGIRL’s DREAMER

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: The CW Credit: The CW The CW had revealed the first image of Supergirl actor Nicole Maines in her character Nia Nal’s upcoming full-time superhero identity of Dreamer.  The “vision-plagued hero with a link to a member of the Legion of Super-Heroes” joined the cast this season to eventually become the first performer to […]

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SCOTT SNYDER’s Master Plan for BATMAN WHO LAUGHS – SPOILERS

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Jock/David Baron (DC Comics) Credit: DC Comics Spoilers ahead for this week’s The Batman Who Laughs #2. In this week’s The Batman Who Laughs #2, Batman not only had to counteract the Joker toxin that infected him last issue, but his investigation into yet another dead Bruce Wayne uncovered the Batman Who Laugh’s ultimate […]

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SPIDER-MAN Returns To His Wedding Site For 2019 Special Event

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: John Romita (Marvel Comics) Spider-Man will be taking the field for the New York Mets on July 7 as he’s a featured guest for the team’s Marvel Super Hero Day at Citi Field in New York. Monday’s Spider-Man: Far From Home teaser trailer confirmed Peter is indeed a Mets fan (check that Mike Piazza […]

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SNYDER Explains the BATMAN WHO LAUGHS Moment He’s Been Waiting to Write

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: DC Comics Credit: DC Comics Now that the Batman Who Laughs limited series is heading into the second issue, readers will finally see the psychological and emotional confrontation between the title character and this world’s Batman. It’s a moment writer Scott Snyder has been waiting for since before he introduced the Batman Who Laughs […]

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Star Trek: Discovery’s Season 2 Title Sequence Released Online

By CBR / a couple of months ago

With a new season comes a new title sequence for <a href="https://www.cbr.com/tag/star-trek-discovery/"><em>Star Trek</em>: </a><a href="https://www.cbr.com/tag/star-trek-discovery/">Discovery</a> and that title sequence<em> </em>has now been released online. …

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Behind HAWKMAN’s New Origin as ‘Living Historical Document of the DCU’

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Bill Sienkiewicz (DC Comics) Credit: Bryan Hitch (DC Comics) Hawkman writer Robert Venditti calls the lead character the “living historical document of the entire DC Universe,” now that his new origin story has potentially taken him to every corner and known era of the DCU.  This week’s Hawkman #8, drawn by regular series artist […]

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THANOS Gets New Series – With GAMORA

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics Writer Tini Howard and artist Ariel Olivetti will create a new Thanos limited series scheduled to launch in April. The series will be a prequel, exploring the comic book relationship between Thanos and Gamora, which is different from the one seen on film in Avengers: Infinity War. In comic […]

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SHAZAM! Faces Off With DR. SIVANA in New Movie Images

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Warner Bros. Zachary Levi’s Shazam comes face-to-face with Mark Strong’s villainous Dr. Sivana in a new image from Shazam!, first published exclusively by Total Film. Credit: Warner Bros. Meanwhile, another new image from the film shows Shazam with his human alter ego Billy Batson’s pal Freddy Freeman. Credit: Warner Bros. Shazam! is due out in theaters […]

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HBO’s WATCHMEN Adds to Cast

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Shutterstock.com Actor Hong Chau (Downsizing) has landed a “key role” on HBO’s upcoming Watchmen series based on Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ landmark limited series, according to Deadline. Written and executive produced by Damon Lindelof, the series is expected to debut this year. Chau, who is of Vietnamese descent, will reportedly play play Lady T., […]

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BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER Reboot Introduces ‘Historic’ Slayer

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Press Release BOOM! Studios today unveiled a main cover for BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #4 by award-winning illustrator FeiFei Ruan (Descendants of the Crane, Jim Henson’s Storyteller: Giants) featuring the first appearance of a Slayer from ancient eighth-century China.This game-changing issue of the hotly anticipated series will debut in stores April 3, 2019, in partnership with 20th […]

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Is BLACK KNIGHT in AVENGERS: ENDGAME?

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics Marvel Comics has announced a new April round of its “True Believers” reprint series . While the publisher did not outright say the reprints they chose relate directly to Avengers: Endgame, they are chosen to be in stores in conjunction with the film. Some of the stories […]

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SPIDER-MAN 2099’s Rick Leonardi Joins DC’s BATMAN BEYOND

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Batman Beyond #31 Credit: Chris Samnee (DC Comics) Spider-Man 2099 #1 Credit: Rick Leonardi (DC Comics) Artists Rick Leonardi and Wade Von Grawbadger are taking over DC’s Batman Beyond title. Leonardi and Von Grawbadger will be joining series writer Dan Jurgens with April’s #31, with Chris Samnee on-board for covers. Leonardi and Grawbadger are scheduled […]

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Disney+’s THE VISION & SCARLET WITCH Finds Showrunner with CAPTAIN MARVEL Co-Writer – Report

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Marvel Studios Captain Marvel co-screenwriter Jac Schaeffer has signed on as showrunner/writer for Disney+’s The Vision and Scarlet Witch television series, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Previously the series was reported to have Scarlet Witch as the sole lead, but the Hollywood trade’s new report has Vision as a co-lead – and leading in […]

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BRAD MELTZER Exposes Real-Life Plot to Murder GEORGE WASHINGTON

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Gilbert Stuart Credit: Flatiron Books Brad Meltzer is no stranger to hidden history. Not only does he often include real history in his fictional thrillers, he also hosted History Channel’s Lost History and writes non-fiction children’s books about heroes from history. But the release this week of The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to […]

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CAPTAIN MARVEL: JUDE LAW’s YON-ROGG Has ‘Divine Sense of Purpose’ From SUPREME INTELLIGENCE

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Marvel Studios Credit: Marvel Studios Jude Law’s fanatical Kree Starforce Commander Yon-Rogg (as he was recently officially named  – though we have our theories  about that) has a special relationship with the Supreme Intelligence in Captain Marvel – one Law says gives his character “divine purpose” in the war with the Skrulls. “It’s interesting, he has […]

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Top 10 Times MARVEL COMICS ‘Destroyed’ Its Own History

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Peter Parker’s life has been fraught with lies, secrets, and hidden truths – and one of the biggest is the true story of his clone. Back in the 70s, Professor Miles Warren, one of Peter’s college teachers, became obsessed with cloning Spider-Man, even succeeding in pitting his clone against Peter Parker in a seeming fight […]

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HENRY CAVILL Does His Best AQUAMAN Impression in JASON MOMOA’s Honor

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Jason Momoa & Henry Cavill Credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com Superman actor Henry Cavill has congratulated his Justice League co-star Jason Momoa on the success of Aquaman with an Instagram photo in which he impersonates the King of the Seas himself – sort of. Aquaman is in theaters now. Read the original article

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2018 DIAMOND GEM Award Nominees

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Diamond Gem Award Credit: Diamond Comic Distributors The nominees for Diamond Comic Distributors’ 2018 Diamond Gem Awards have been announced. The awards will be voted on strictly by Direct Market comic book retailers. The winners are anticipated to be announced later this month. 2018 Comic Book Publisher of the Year – Over 3% Image Comics […]

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WESTWORLD Co-Star Joins DC Universe’s SWAMP THING – Report

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Leonardo Nam Credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com Leonardo Nam has been cast as Harlan Edwards in DC Universe’s upcoming Swamp Thing television series, according to Deadline. The character is described as a “gay CDC specialist who is Abby’s (Crystal Reed) second-in-command.” Harlan Edwards is apparently a new character created for the show, as there’s no significant […]

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BLACK PANTHER Nominated for Top PRODUCERS GUILD AWARD

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Marvel Studios Black Panther and Kevin Feige has been nominated for the Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures by the Producers Guild of America – the Guild’s equivalent of a Best Picture nomination. The Marvel Studios blockbuster is one of 10 films nominated for the award, but the only […]

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March 2019 Solicitations From DC, MARVEL, IMAGE, & 30 Other Publishers

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Jorge Jimenez/Salvador Larroca/Charlie Adlard (DC Comics/Marvel Comics/Image Comics) Newsarama has compiled the March 2019 advance solicitations for the top North American publishers (according to Diamond Comics Distributor’s most recent numbers). Here they are in one easy-to-manage list to review: As well as: Read the original article

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DISNEY’s ALADDIN Lands at DARK HORSE

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Walt Disney Pictures Credit: Disney Comics/Dark Horse Comics Press Release Dark Horse enters a whole new world with a Disney Aladdin (Live Action) graphic novel! Disney Aladdin (Live Action) TPB is the perfect graphic novel companion to Disney’s all new live-action film Aladdin, directed by Guy Ritchie, in theaters May 24, 2019. Writer Corinna Bechko […]

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BLACK MASK STUDIOS March 2019 Solicitations

By Newsarama / a couple of months ago

Credit: Black Mask Studios LAB RAIDER #1 (OF 4) (MR)(W) Matt Miner (A/CA) Creees LeeA pair of young vigilantes break into a black market laboratory where illegal tests are being run on animals. What at first seems like a simple rescue mission becomes more dangerous when they stumble on secret military experiments, discovering to their […]

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