Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has unveiled his very own “Awesome Mix Vol. 0,” a playlist of songs he put together to play on the set of the first Guardians film. Gunn revealed the Spotify playlist, which features songs from My Chemical Romance, The Wombats, Mindless Self Indulgence and Pigeon John among others, in…
March 01, 2018
It wouldn’t have been out of line to be skeptical about Amazon’s The Tick series. When the show debuted with the first half of season 1 late last summer, it had been 16 years since the last live-action adaptation of Ben Edlund’s beloved satirical superhero comic book — a show that’s fondly remembered, but only…
March 01, 2018
Dope director Rick Famuyiwa has signed on to write and direct the new film adaptation of the acclaimed graphic novel Black Hole. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Plan B and New Regency’s Arnon Milchan will produce the project, with New Regency financing. The book, written and drawn by Charles Burns, was published by Fantagraphics and…
March 01, 2018
The Flash Season 4 may be looking to cast the last three bus metahumans. According to a new report, casting breakdowns suggest that the show hopes to fill the roles of Null, Crucifer and possibly Folding Man. That Hashtag Show revealed the potential last three bus metas and who they’re likely based on: Folding Man,…
March 01, 2018
For Constantine fans, March is the month they’ve been waiting for — Warner Bros. Television has officially announced the animated series starring the fan-favorite character will debut March 24 on streaming service CW Seed. That same day, the show will be the subject of a panel at the WonderCon comic convention in Anaheim, California, featuring…
March 01, 2018
Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and artist Leinil Yu will relaunch Captain America on July 4 as part of Marvel Comics’ “Fresh Start” initiative. Alex Ross will provide covers. Coates, the acclaimed journalist and author who relaunched Black Panther in 2016, made the announcement this morning in his column for The Atlantic. He’ll continue to write Black…
February 28, 2018
Warner Bros. World is opening the Batcave to visitors, as it reveals new details about it Batman-themed rides at the Abu Dhabi attraction. “Home to fan-favorite DC Super Heroes, we’re very excited for our guests to experience the immersive environment of Gotham City, where Batman will emerge from the shadows to help fight crime and…
February 28, 2018
A new anime anthology film titled Shikioriori from animation studios CoMix Wave Films and Haoliners will have its debut in Summer 2018! CoMix Wave Films, the studio behind popular works like 5 Centimeters Per Second and Kimi no Na wa. will be working on the anthology with Chinese-based studio Haoliners. It will consist of three…
February 28, 2018
A new report suggests that the origins of Supreme Leader Snoke will be explored in the upcoming novelization of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Ever since J.J. Abrams introduced Snoke in 2015’s The Force Awakens, fans speculated about the mysterious villain. As fate would have it, Johnson didn’t follow up on this in The Last…
February 28, 2018
Producer Benjamin Melniker, one of the Batman film franchise’s biggest champions, passed away February 26 at age 104. According to Deadline, Melniker and producing partner Michael Uslan purchased the rights for Batman in 1979. From then on, Melniker worked as producer on almost every Batman project, from Tim Burton’s classic 1989 film through to last…
February 28, 2018
Forget everything you thought you knew about Fox’s The New Mutants, because the X-Men spinoff is reportedly set to undergo some pretty big changes. A new reports indicates the extensive reshoots planned for this summer will see another character added to the film’s cast. Initially announced for release in April, director Josh Boone’s horror-tinged movie…
February 27, 2018
The game company Haregake and CLAMP’s Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card are teaming up to bring fans the chance to help Kinomoto Sakura solve a few interesting riddles! Haregake is known for their real life riddle games, which are held in various locations around Japan like amusement parks and shopping centers. This time around, from Mar.…
February 27, 2018
Some things just shouldn’t be possible. In the realm of Star Wars, the abbreviated, unordered list goes something like this: warp speed intergalactic travel, the ability to communicate with aliens in English and be understood almost all the time, lightsabers with the little laser hilt thing. Thankfully, a pod racing arcade game made entirely out…
February 27, 2018
The MCU has stuck to stories from the main Marvel Universe for a while now, but is the MCU ready to venture out into the multiverse? Benedict Cumberbatch seems to think so. The Doctor Strange star let some multiverse information slip in the Thor: Ragnarok DVD/Blu-ray featurette “Marvel Studios: The First Ten Years — The…
February 26, 2018
Leave it to arguably the most charismatic actor in Hollywood to be a (mostly) gracious loser. Dwayne Johnson posted a motivational video, of sorts, in which he salutes the blockbuster success of Marvel’s Black Panther, which unseated his own Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle from atop its 2018 box-office throne. In the video, as the…
February 26, 2018
For the annual New York Toy Fair, Hasbro went all-out once again with a presentation covering each of its collector-oriented properties. We got to see brand new offerings from Marvel and Star Wars up on screen, before heading downstairs to see them with our own eyes (and cameras). Hasbro also spoke about the recent deal…
February 26, 2018
Every year, when New York Toy Fair rolls around you can expect several things from the Funko booth: surprising licenses, toys that make you smile and at least one new format that you never saw coming. This year was no exception, as the company continues to blow fans away with the sheer amount of new…
February 26, 2018
Marvel Studios concept artist Andy Park has revealed a glorious look at an earlier version of Black Panther’s King T’Chaka, but this time he’s adorned with the cape we’ve seen the Wakandan superhero wear in the comics over the years. RELATED: Black Panther Week 2 Box Office Breaks Another Set of Records This look throws back to modern…
February 25, 2018
Long live the King, indeed, as Marvel’s latest continues to break records. RELATED: Black Panther Has Highest-Grossing First Week of Any MCU Film In its second weekend in theaters, Marvel’s Black Panther has become only the fourth ever film to surpass $100 million in its second weekend, behind only Star Wars: The Force Awakens with…
February 25, 2018
A GoFundMe account has been set up to aid Marvel Comics colorist Justin Ponsor with his cancer treatment. The account was set up by one of Ponsor’s friends, Alex Car, stating that Ponsor’s cancer has “taken a dangerous turn and he will likely be dealing with some very expensive medical costs.” The fundraising is $50,000 and…
February 25, 2018