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Ninja Turtle Board Game Burns Up Kickstarter

by Peter Paltridgeon February 3, 2016
IDW will be putting out Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shadows of the Past, a brand new board game themed around the original comic book versions of the Heroes in a Half-Shell….but they’re requesting a bit of your help. A Kickstarter has been launched to complete funding for the game. We can debate whether or not […]
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Next Omakase Box Takes To The Stage With Vocaloid Characters

by Grant Whiteon February 3, 2016
Following on from entries covering Kill la Kill and Naruto, the third merchandise box in Viewster’s bi-monthly subscription service will focus on the cast of the Vocaloid games/multi-media franchise. Shipping March 25th the next Omakase box will include a range of exclusive merchandise focussed around popular characters including Hatsune Miku and Megurine Luka. This includes […]

This comic image released by Archie Comics shows Veronica, left, Archie, center, and Betty, characters from the Archie's comic book series. Archie Comics announced Thursday that Warner Bros. will produce a live-action film based on the comic's characters, including Archie, Betty, Veronica and Jughead. It will be the first feature film for the 72-year-old comic. (AP Photo/Archie Comics)

The CW Picks Up Riverdale For Pilot

by Alex Beanon January 30, 2016
The CW network has picked up “Riverdale” for a pilot episode this year and potential series next year. “Riverdale” – the hometown of the iconic “Archie” comic book series – is set in the present day and based on the Archie Comics characters, primarily Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and their friends, who explore small town […]
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DC Publishing New Reinventions Of Classic Hanna-Barbera Characters

by Peter Paltridgeon January 28, 2016
Look out, cartoon traditionalists: DC is about to revise and revamp the most beloved cartoons of the Baby Boomer generation for the 21st century. The results have been published by Entertainment Weekly, and……If there was ever a time for George Takei to walk into the room and utter his deepest, bellowing “Oh MYYYYYYY,” it’s now. […]

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MCM Comic Con Continues EU Expansion In 2016 With Hannover And Brussels Events

by Grant Whiteon January 27, 2016
With their London event standing as the world’s current third largest comic convention and similar events being held across the UK, MCM have announced their continued expansion into continental Europe with two new events. Already hosting events in Stockholm and Malmo, MCM Hannover Comic Con will be hosted 4th-5th June at Hannover Messe and MCM […]
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Jonah Hex Gets A Name – Johnathon Schaech

by Alex Beanon January 19, 2016
Johnathon Schaech has been cast as bounty hunter and Clint Eastwood lookalike Jonah Hex in the CW’s superhero series “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow”. Hex will make his debut in an upcoming episodes of CW sister series “The Flash” and “Arrow”. “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” premieres on the CW at 8 p.m. on Thursday, January 21, […]

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Netflix Adds The Punisher Spinoff

by Alex Beanon January 17, 2016
Streaming service Netflix will add a spinoff series featuring “The Punisher” comic book anti-hero. No firm date has been established for the debut of the series but an early 2017 date seems most likely. This will be the first series devoted to the comic book character, but three movies focusing on the Punisher and his […]
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TNT Blows Up Nightwing’s Teen Titans

by Alex Beanon January 7, 2016
Cable network TNT has announced their decision to abandon the DC Comics-based television show, “Titans”. “Titans” was intended to be a conglomeration of Nightwing’s [aka Robin of Robin and Batman fame] teenage superhero buddies fighting crime but TNT decided not to go forward with the project which had previously been approved for a pilot episode.

CW Promotes Legends Of Tomorrow With Trailer

CW Promotes Legends Of Tomorrow With Trailer

by Alex Beanon December 29, 2015
The CW network is touting their new, upcoming spinoff series “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” – which will premiere on January 21, 2016 – with a new trailer…
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ROM The Space Knight Returns On Free Comic Book Day

by Peter Paltridgeon December 14, 2015
Earlier this year during New York City Comic-Con, comic book publisher IDW teased a few new projects by showing only their logos — and one of those logos was for ROM the Space Knight. ROM was a character originally designed as a Hasbro toy, and might’ve been forgotten back in the 70’s (since he didn’t […]