Comics, Etc.

Thunder Agents Movie On The Way

by Alex Beanon October 12, 2015
A movie based on the “Thunder Agents” comic book series of the 1960s is on the way after China’s Huayi Brothers Media has teamed with “Batman” producer Michael Uslan to launch both a feature film as well as a television series based on the comics. The “Thunder Agents” feature film will also include a cameo […]

NYCC 2015: Dark Horse Announces New Ongoing Aliens Series

by Peter Paltridgeon October 10, 2015
20th Century Fox’s Alien franchise is no stranger to comic books, nor is it new to Dark Horse Comics. One of the company’s earliest successful titles was an Aliens continuation back in 1988, when there was no Alien 3 and they could introduce the idea of a grown-up Xeno-kicking badass Newt (how I wish it […]


NYCC 2015: Dark Horse Announces “Buffy: The High School Years”

by Peter Paltridgeon October 10, 2015
Next year, Dark Horse Comics will be expanding their already-expanded Buffyverse series of comics with a new entry, a string of graphic novel volumes called “Buffy: The High School Years.” This new series will reveal what happened during the time when Buffy first moved to Sunnydale, discovered the horrors of the Hellmouth, and first made […]

NYCC 2015: Robert Kirkman Talks All Things Walking Dead

by Peter Paltridgeon October 9, 2015
The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman was the special guest of a panel centered around the comic/show/franchise yesterday at New York Comic Con, hosted by The Nerdist’s Dan Casey. Kirkman said most of the early episodes this season, which begins next Sunday, are going to end in some nail-biting cliffhangers. “This is going to be […]


NYCC 2015: Day 1 Photo Album

by Ed Liuon October 9, 2015
Toonzone is at New York Comic Con 2015, and you know what that means. Cosplay photos. Lots of them. Visit my Flickr album for more photos or larger versions of the below, along with cosplayer identification/links/etc. And yes, the Batusi Project continues: Also? Darth Vader M&M getting ready for his day. Plus, a giant We […]

Viewster’s Omakase Anime Subscription Launches With “Kill la Kill” Themed Box

by Grant Whiteon October 7, 2015
Following on from a period of beta testing, Viewster have this week launched their Omakase subscription service to the public. Costing $29 for a bi-monthly subscription and currently available in America, Canada & the UK, the service will offer a specially themed and selected box of anime/Japanese merchandise every two months in addition to ad […]


Tricia Helfer Added To Powers Cast

by Alex Beanon October 6, 2015
Tricia Helfer [“Battlestar Galactica”] has been added to the cast of “Powers” for its upcoming second season on Sony’s PlayStation TV. Helfer will play the role of FBI Special Agent Lange in the comic book-based series. Season Two of “Powers” is currently scheduled to air in early 2016.

Lucifer Adds Kevin Rankin

by Alex Beanon October 5, 2015
The cast of the upcoming Fox television drama series “Lucifer” has added Kevin Rankin [“Breaking Bad”] in the role of Malcolm Graham, a LAPD detective. “Lucifer” is based on the Vertigo comic book series where the “Lord of Hell” gets bored with the underworld and decides to pay the City of Angels a visit for […]


ABC Goes Into Damage Control With Marvel

by Alex Beanon October 2, 2015
ABC’s television division has selected Marvel’s comic book series “Damage Control” as a possible candidate for a live-action comedy series next year. Based on Marvel’s comic book series of the same name, the television version follows the travails of the crew who have been given the “privilege” of cleaning up after the exploits of the […]
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Watch The Opening Scene From Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD Season Three

by Peter Paltridgeon September 28, 2015
Tomorrow the third season of Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD begins on ABC, and to whet appetites, the network has posted the opening sequence from the upcoming season online in its entirety. This season’s running plotline will involve the emergence of other Inhumans besides Skye and Raina. Turns out the Terrigen Crystal material from last season […]