Jim Lee’s X-Men #1 Re-Releasing For Its 20th Anniversary
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 22, 2011 under Comics, News
Twenty years ago when I was just a teenager, the Jim Lee/Chris Claremont launch of X-Men #1 was by far the biggest comic event of 1991. The issue released with multiple covers, and the most famous is obviously the gatefold version that Jim Lee did with the entire team fighting Magneto. Even two decades after its release, the duo's run on the X-Men is still considered a classic and a fan favorite b... more.
The Man of Steel’s Official Synopsis
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 18, 2011 under Comics, News
Zack Snyder's The Man of Steel has been filming for a little while now, and it looks like it may start up soon in Vancouver as an extras call is going out. As part of that extras call, the official synopsis of the movie has leaked out, and it gives a decent idea of what the movie will be about: In the pantheon of superheroes, Superman is the most recognized and revered character of all time. Cl... more.
This Week’s Comics – 8/17/11
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 17, 2011 under Comics, Featured, News, Reviews
This week, the Schism that will tear apart the X-Men gets bigger and more DC comics experience their final issue before the relaunch in September. It's a pretty good week, so let's get started! Marvel X-Men Schism #3 Written by: Jason Aaron Art by: Daniel Acuna The Good Schism is really just setting up the events that will cause the X-Men to split into two teams. Sort of like the... more.
See Cap Fighting Those Who Will Be Skrulls!
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 16, 2011 under Comics, News, Videos
Since The Avengers is filming in Cleveland, set photos are leaking out; and now there's video of the fight scene they were filming with Captain America. There are probably a few videos out of the filming right now, but this one is pretty awesome and has a complete take of Captain America fighting off stuntmen wearing motion capture suits, which will likely be replaced by CG Skrulls in the final mo... more.
Captain America Comes to Cleveland
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, Pics
Joss Whedon's The Avengers is currently filming in Cleveland (which is standing in for New York), and as you'd expect with a major location shoot such as this; pics are leaking out. They have just filmed a scene featuring Captain America fighting off some kind of otherworldly foe in the middle of the street, and if you want to see more pics like the one above; head on over to more.
The Dark Knight Rises Won’t Be This Awesome
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 15, 2011 under Comics, Pics
Because it's the Batman movie we deserve, but not the one we need right now.... more.
Our 10 Picks for the DC Comics Relaunch
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 12, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Lists
The big DC Comics relaunch kicks off in just a couple weeks with the release of Justice League #1. Naturally, 52 comics is a lot to sift through for one month of comic buying, so we've whittled down the list to the ten books out of the New 52 that are must-reads. Justice League Jim Lee finally teaming up with Geoff Johns to relaunch Justice League? If this isn't already in your saver at yo... more.
Marvel Confirms Fantastic Four #600 (with the Human Torch?!)
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 11, 2011 under Comics
Back when Marvel killed off Johnny Storm earlier this year, they swore the death would stick and it would not be reversed. Well, if the teaser above is any indication as to what we'll see in November; Marvel was lying their asses off and just trying to sell the death issue. As part of their on-going teasers for their November 2011 "soft relaunch", Marvel has confirmed Fantastic Four #600. The t... more.
This Week’s Comics – 8/10/11
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 10, 2011 under Comics, Featured, News
Spider Island begins! In addition to the big Spidey crossover kicking off (as he doesn't really fit in with Fear Itself) the other big, and disappointing, Marvel event this summer continues and the final issue of Detective Comics hits stores. Marvel Amazing Spider-Man #667 Written by: Dan Slott Art by: Humberto Ramos The Good Dan Slott has been building the Spidey-verse up to ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 8, 2011 under Comics, News, Videos
As you know by now, they've been filming The Dark Knight Rises in Pittsburgh for the last couple of weeks, and one of the big scenes they are doing there takes place in Heinz Field. It's been revealed that some of the Steelers are playing members of the Gotham Rogues team in the movie, and now footage from the stadium filming has hit Youtube; and in it you can hear Bane speak. I don't know abo... more.