Posts Tagged ‘Superheroes’

They’re Giving Batman’s Butler Alfred A Prequel Series

by Peter Paltridgeon May 16, 2018
People have been wondering: when is the point where we hit Peak Superhero in the media? How about now? DC has just announced a partnership with MGM’s premium channel Epix to produce at least one season of a TV series about Alfred, Batman’s butler. At the point in Alfred’s life where the show (which is […]
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Hooray For Free Comic Book Day! The Full List

by Peter Paltridgeon May 4, 2018
Tomorrow, May 5, is Free Comic Book Day….what will your local comic shops be giving away? Below lies a list of every single participating publication….how many can you track down this weekend? FCBD offerings are divided into Gold Comics (which will be available everywhere) and Silver Comics (which have a lower distribution run and may […]

Teen Titans Go To The Movies: The BIG Trailer

by Peter Paltridgeon May 1, 2018
We’ve had Black Panther and Infinity War, but where’s the REAL superhero movie event of 2018? You know what I’m talking about, and surely you all agree with me….where are the despicable slackers that currently make up the cartoon version of the Teen Titans? I might as well admit it…this trailer for Teen Titans Go […]

Like Venom Himself, The Venom Trailer Isn’t Pretty

by Peter Paltridgeon April 24, 2018
Why is Sony’s new Venom trailer so poisonous? It was the dream of every 90s kid for Venom to get his own movie, but was that wish just granted by a monkey’s paw? Here’s the situation we’re in: Sony still holds the movie rights to all characters relating to Spider-Man. They worked out a deal […]

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Injustice 2 Mobile Introduces Classic Superman

by Peter Paltridgeon April 12, 2018
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s Classic Superman, coming to the mobile version of Injustice 2 on the occasion of his 80th anniversary! What’s he capable of? The original 1938 Superman was somewhat different than what he eventually turned into. Superman couldn’t originally fly — just leap really far. He didn’t […]

PS4 Spider-Man Comes Out September 7

by Peter Paltridgeon April 4, 2018
Sony has been teasing an exclusive AAA Playstation 4 game starring Spider-Man for several E3s now…is it finally close to completion? How soon will we hear more about it? In 2016 Insomniac Games announced they were working with Sony to deliver a big expansive open-world AAA Spider-Man game to the Playstation 4 console. Today was […]

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New Infinity War Trailer Exposes The Plans Of Thanos

by Peter Paltridgeon March 16, 2018
What new scenes has Marvel Studios revealed in its second full-length Infinity War trailer? What have we learned since they released the first? We see a lot more of Thanos this time…he’s no longer in shadow. The Guardians of the Galaxy are the ones most familiar with how this guy operates, and Gamora informs Earth’s […]
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Jack Kirby’s New Gods May Get Their Own Movie

by Peter Paltridgeon March 16, 2018
What’s the significance of Warner Bros’ latest announcement regarding the DC cinematic universe? Who are the New Gods and why are they more important to DC today than they were in the 70s? Back during the heyday of Jack Kirby’s career, he was fighting Marvel for more credit on his artwork and greater control over […]

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The Teen Titans Give Nicolas Cage His Dream Role

by Peter Paltridgeon March 13, 2018
What’s the one role actor Nicolas Cage has been chasing his entire life? And which dysfunctional gang of superheroes just decided to grant his dream? Nicolas Cage is a HUGE fan of Superman. His obsession goes beyond “collecting all the comic book issues” and into “naming his poor kid Kal-El.” And he lobbied hard to […]

The Aquaman Movie Changes The Comic’s Backstory In One Big Way

by Peter Paltridgeon February 20, 2018
The latest revelation from the set of WB’s Aquaman movie has everyone asking…whah? What is the big change to Mera’s backstory that significantly alters the state of Aquaman’s life and relationships? Aquaman has never been the most popular DC superhero, but depending on how his film is received, that could change. The right star vehicle […]