New On-Going Star Trek Comic Coming in September
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 20, 2011 under Comics
IDW Publishing, who is by far one of the best comic book publishers in the industry, has announced a new on-going Star Trek series due in September. Previously IDW has only done short mini-series set in the Star Trek universe, so this will be their first on-going and the first one Star Trek has seen since the Marvel/Paramount Comics one years ago. The series will be written by Mike Johnson, who... more.
Gallery: DC’s 52 Issue #1s for September
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DC has now released covers of all 52 issues that will be part of the company-wide relaunch in September. Previously 49 covers were released with just three of the Green Lantern books missing, but now all of them are available. In the gallery you'll see the covers for the new Action Comics, Superman, Batman, Detective Comics, Batman & Robin, Batman: The Dark Knight, Batgirl, Nightwing, Green La... more.
When The Avengers’ Quinjet Isn’t Working
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When the high-tech Quinjet is out for repairs, how else will a couple of New York based superheros (and one California-based hero) make it to Times Square to save the day? The subway of course. No one got mugged on that train. ... more.
Green Lantern Soars at Midnight
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 17, 2011 under Comics
How will Green Lantern fare at the box office compared to this summer's other big super hero movies? According to the first grosses from last night's midnight showings; about the same. Box Office Mojo is reporting that Green Lantern pulled in $3.35 million last night. That's $10 million more than Thor did, but $2 million less than X-M... more.
5 Reasons Green Lantern Doesn’t Suck
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Based on the internet, you'd think that Green Lantern was the worst movie since Batman & Robin. Thankfully it isn't. It's one of the most faithful comic-to-screen adaptations ever, and if you read Geoff Johns' awesome run on Green Lantern over the decade; you'll probably really like the movie. Here are a few reasons why Green Lantern definitely does not suck. Sinestro If you're familiar ... more.
Green Lantern Review
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You're probably hearing bad things about Green Lantern. It's this summer's internet punching bag that every cynical and jaded person on the internet is jumping on to try to look cool. Yet like many big summer blockbusters, Green Lantern will likely be critic proof; especially among fans of the character. While there are some relatively minor changes to the lore from the comic, Green Lantern is one... more.
Sesame Street Mocks the Spider-Man Musical
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 14, 2011 under Comics, Videos
You know the much-maligned Spider-Man Broadway musical is a train wreck when even Sesame Street starts to mock it. But in typical Muppet fashion, they mock it with a sense of humor much beyond the target audience of the show. Much like their True Blood spoof, I doubt many preschoolers will get the "it's only our 17th opening night" joke. And the monster playing Bono is also pretty great. Check ... more.
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A twitter user known as ESQ is attending the Licensing International Expo in Las Vegas and is tweeting out images from the show floor. The coolest thing they've found so far is this promo poster for next year's Avengers movie. Aside from showing Hawkeye and Black Widow as part of the main team, it reveals the redesigned Hulk and modern Captain Ame... more.
Cast & Crew Captain America Poster is Super Retro!
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 13, 2011 under Comics, News
This weekend in Hollywood was the LA Times Hero Complex Film Festival. This is a geek's film festival with movies such as Superman, Superman II, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek 2009, The Incredibles, and both Iron Mans being shown with the directors and some stars showing up. As part of the Hero Complex Film Festival, Marvel unveiled the new Captain America trailer and showed off th... more.
The 10 Strangest Green Lanterns
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 10, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Lists
With 3600 sectors of space and a Green Lantern to oversee each one; that's a lot of characters. Naturally when there are so many, and it's set in space, there's really no limit to the type of creature someone can come up with. Over the decades, the Green Lantern Corps has expanded to include some pretty bizarre characters. With the movie coming out next week you may even spot some of these if yo... more.