Archive for the ‘Comics’ Category
This Week the Bat-Family Deals With Robin’s Death…
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 13, 2013 under Comics, News
Two weeks ago Grant Morrison killed off Damian Wayne in Batman Incorporated #8. The following week, the "Requiem" series of mourning covers began with Detective Comics #18 and World's Finest #10, but the real story lines dealing with the death kick off this week. The two books that deal directly with the aftermath of Damian's death are this week's issues of Batman by Scott Snyder and Peter Tomasi'... more.
Marvel’s Free 700 Comics KO’ed comiXology
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 12, 2013 under Comics, News
If you read digital comics either online or on your tablet, chances are they are distributed by comiXology. It doesn't matter if you use the DC Comics or Marvel Comics app, the actual distribution of the digital comics is through comiXology. Well, it looks like everyone's mad dash to get the free 700 books Marvel put up Sunday KO'ed the comic distributor so badly they are emailing out the followin... more.
Superman & Lois From Man of Steel
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, Pics
Total Film's cover this month features Henry Cavill and Amy Adams as Superman and Lois, and they've released a high-resolution version of the cover online. And damn does he ever look like Superman in this picture. Anyone who ever complained about his casting should be eating crow by now, as they got them... more.
Is Apocalypse the Villain in Days of Future Past?
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 11, 2013 under Comics, News
It's becoming fairly obvious that Bryan Singer's version of Days of Future past is really just taking the core idea of that story and adapting it to the cinematic X-Men universe. One big change in the story is the possibility that the villain may be one of the X-Men's biggest foes who has yet to make an appearance on the big screen. more.
Marvel Gives Away 700 Free Comics
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, News
Marvel's big announcement at SXSW wasn't the rumored reboot caused by Age of Ultron. Instead their announcement is causing a mad dash to their website and crippling their digital comic store (and apps). The Marvel #1 that was hyped up for the last couple of weeks is a 700 comic giveaway of #1 issues. Now this giveaway is only going on until Tuesday at 11:00pm Eastern, so you'll need to act quic... more.
Adam Warlock in Guardians of the Galaxy?
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 9, 2013 under Comics, News
Next August's Guardians of the Galaxy may just be a Marvel Cosmic fan's dream come true. Recently rumors came out that the Nova Corps are in the movie, and now another major player in the Cosmic Marvel Universe may be making an appearance. And if he does, it really lays the groundwork for The Avengers sequel to adapt the 90s comic classic The Infinity Gauntlet to the big screen. According to a ... more.
Sam Raimi Loved The Amazing Spider-Man
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 8, 2013 under Comics, News
Ever since The Amazing Spider-Man was announced, Raimi devotees attacked the movie as blasphemy. After its release and it proving it be an awesome, and better, Spider-Man movie; they still bashed it and claimed that Raimi would hate what they did. The director himself had said that he hadn't seen it at the time due to being busy directing Oz, but now that he finished that movie he watched it and t... more.
10 Cute Girls Dressed as X-Men
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, Featured, Pics
[imagebrowser id=66] This June, Marvel is going to re-launch the comic titled simply "X-Men" with a team consisting of just the X-Girls. What better way to prepare for that than by checking out a gallery of ten great cosplayers who pulled off some of the X-Women pretty awesomely. ... more.
Lex Luthor is Not Seen in Man of Steel
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, News
For a long time there were rumors that Lex Luthor may make some kind of small cameo appearance in Man of Steel. Bradley Cooper was even rumored to play him in a possible post-credits scene. According to people who have seen test screenings of the movie that have taken place lately, that doesn't happen. One of these people did a AMA of sorts on GameFAQs and confirms we only hear about Lex in this m... more.
Marvel’s Unlimited Online Comics Finally Come to Mobile
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 7, 2013 under Comics, News
While the comiXology-style digital comics for Marvel new releases have been available on mobile platforms for a long time, their online archive of more than 13,000 comics has not been. Previously called Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited, the yearly subscription service has been shortened to just "Marvel Unlimited" and today they have finally released mobile apps. People have been requesting apps ... more.