Comics, Etc.

Z-Men Coming To The Big Screen

by Alex Beanon October 16, 2015
Movie studio Lionsgate has cut a deal with Double Take [a subsidiary of video game publisher Take Two Interactive] to produce a feature film based on the Z-Men comic book series from Jeff McComsey about government agents pitted against a zombie outbreak. “Z-Men” is tentatively expected to have a 2017 release date.
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Viewster Talk “Kill la Kill”, Omakase And Exclusive Creative Content At NYCC

by Grant Whiteon October 14, 2015
Viewster were present at this past weekend’s New York Comic Con, promoting their online streaming content and the soon to debut Omakase subscription service.  As mentioned previously, the service will run as a bi-monthly, cancel at any time subscription for which fans will receive a specially selected box of themed merchandise every two months in […]


NYCC 2015: The “Batman: Bad Blood” Panel Previews A Different Kind of Bat-family

by Todd DuBoison October 13, 2015
Batman: Bad Blood is the next film in the long-running DC Animated Original Movie line that began in 2007 with Superman: Doomsday, and naturally New York Comic Con had a panel dedicated to the project just as it did for Justice League: Throne of Atlantis in 2014. On hand for the festivities this time were […]

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.