Archive for the ‘Comics’ Category
Make This Movie, Disney
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 30, 2011 under Comics, Pics
Disney owns both The Muppets and Marvel now. Unfortunately Fox has the rights to X-Men. Disney needs to find some way to get those rights back so they can make The Great Muppet X-Men Caper a reality.... more.
Marvel Artist Flips Out & Quits
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 26, 2011 under Comics, News
Marko Djurdjevic, the Marvel artist with the name you'll never pronounce, is apparently no longer a Marvel artist. At this weekend's Fan Expo in Canada, Djurdjevic flipped out at a Marvel "Team Spirit" panel and apparently quit the company after going off on them. Comic Book Resources was liveblogging the panel, and caught all ... more.
‘DCnU’ Superman Costume Confirmed For The Man of Steel
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 25, 2011 under Comics, News
Back when the first picture of Henry Cavill as Superman was released, people noticed that he crotch area was purposely in shadow. Those who have been following the DC Comics relaunch, believed that he wouldn't have the red trunks. This is partially due to the completely stupid lawsuit going on over the rights to Superman, as well as the fact that the movie will be released nearly two years aft... more.
This Week’s Comics 8/24/11
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 24, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Reviews
Cowabunga! The Turtles make their triumphant return to the comic pages, with Kevin Eastman writing the four once again. There's some good Marvel stuff this week as well, but all of that is overshadowed by the return of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! IDW Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 Written by: Kevin Eastman & Tom Waltz Art by: Dan Duncan (Layouts by Kevin Eastman) The Good ... more.
First Look at Zod from The Man of Steel
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 23, 2011 under Comics, News
Superman II remains one of the best superhero movies ever thanks to Terence Stamp's performance as General Zod. I still am shocked that he didn't win an Academy Award for such an amazing performance. Well, Zod is returning to the big screen in The Man of Steel with Michael Shannon hopefully demanding tha... more.
JJ Burns Peter
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, Pics
No matter how awesome next summer's Amazing Spider-Man may turn out to be, they'll always have an inferior J. Jonah Jameson if they don't recast J. K. Simmons.... more.
Jim Lee’s X-Men #1 Re-Releasing For Its 20th Anniversary
0 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.