• ‘Swamp Thing’: Crystal Reed To Star As Abby Arcane In DC Universe Series
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    ‘Swamp Thing’: Crystal Reed To Star As Abby Arcane In DC Universe Series

    EXCLUSIVE : Gotham’ s Crystal Reed is returning to the DC TV universe as the female lead in  Swamp Thing , the upcoming streaming drama series based on the DC characters created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. The project, which hails from James Wan's Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros. Television, is set to premiere in 2019 on the DC Universe digital subscription service. Written by Mark Verheiden and   Gary Dauberman,  Swamp Thing  follows Abby Arcane (Reed) as…

  • The dark new shows that might save the superhero genre
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    The dark new shows that might save the superhero genre

    You wanna get nuts? Let's get nuts!

  • 9 MCU villains who could show-up in Avengers 4
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    9 MCU villains who could show-up in Avengers 4

    They’re still out there.

  • William Gibson’s ‘Alien 3’ Script Brought to Life Through Comics
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    William Gibson’s ‘Alien 3’ Script Brought to Life Through Comics

    Despite never making it to the silver screen, cyberpunk fiction pioneer William Gibson’s unproduced “Alien 3” is finally seeing the light, with a comic book adaption. Published by Dark Horse Comics, Gibson’s original late 1980s vision of the franchise’s xenomorph nightmare has been resurrected thanks to the panels from “Angel Catbird”  artist Johnnie Christmas and […]

  • How to make it as a comic book writer, by 'Hit-Girl's' Jeff Lemire
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    How to make it as a comic book writer, by 'Hit-Girl's' Jeff Lemire

    Jeff explains, in his own words, the journey he took to becoming a world-leading comic book writer.

  • Spider-Man Homecoming 2 will set-up The Sinister Six - and that’s a good thing
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    Spider-Man Homecoming 2 will set-up The Sinister Six - and that’s a good thing

    Everything you need to know about Spider-Man: Homecoming 2’s villains.

  • Kellogg's Changing Corn Pops Box After Its Design Was Branded Racist on Social Media
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    Kellogg's Changing Corn Pops Box After Its Design Was Branded Racist on Social Media

    Kellogg's Changing Corn Pops Box After Its Design Was Branded Racist on Social Media

  • 'Hellboy' Creator Mike Mignola Talks Franchise's Reboot Future
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    'Hellboy' Creator Mike Mignola Talks Franchise's Reboot Future

    'Hellboy' creator Mike Mignola talks to Nerdist about the controversial decision to reboot franchise begun with Guillermo del Toro and Ron Perlman

  • 'Wonder Woman' Comic Writer Confirms Hero Is Bisexual
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    'Wonder Woman' Comic Writer Confirms Hero Is Bisexual

    DC Entertainment’s Wonder Woman, who is currently in the midst of her 75th birthday celebrations, has been confirmed as being queer by current writer Greg Rucka — a confirmation that might not come as the biggest surprise to anyone reading the Wonder Woman comic book series. In an interview with Comicosity, Rucka confirmed speculation regarding the hero’s sexuality, and also talked about the difficulty in writing on the subject — in large part because of the character’s origins on the female-only island of Themyscira. “It’s supposed to be paradise,” Rucka explained.

  • Han Solo Forever: New Comic, Prequel Ensure Rogue Will Live On
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    Marcus Errico

    Han Solo Forever: New Comic, Prequel Ensure Rogue Will Live On

    Despite what we saw at the climax of Star Wars: The Force Awakens — the beloved rapscallion run through by his son’s lightsaber in a moment that still brings tears to our eyes — Lucasfilm is going to great lengths to reassure fans that Han Solo is immortal. Like that moment at the end of Pulp Fiction when John Travolta triumphantly exits the diner, even though his character was killed in a scene moments earlier, Star Wars’ roguish hero continues to live on in that galaxy far, far away. Written by Star Wars vet Lawrence Kasdan (who’s known for his crackling Han Solo dialogue) and son Jon and helmed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller (The Lego Movie), the anthology movie will be set before the events of A New Hope.

  • Peek at 'Poe Dameron': First Look at New 'Star Wars' Comic Starring 'Force Awakens' Space Ace
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    Peek at 'Poe Dameron': First Look at New 'Star Wars' Comic Starring 'Force Awakens' Space Ace

    Yes, the guy who can fly anything, Poe Dameron, is back in action. As previously announced, the ace Resistance pilot and one of the young heroes of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (played by Oscar Isaac) is getting an eponymous Marvel comic series beginning next month. Set before the events of the blockbuster film (which arrives on home video in April), Star Wars: Poe Dameron No. 1 finds the X-wing jockey, accompanied by faithful droid BB-8, leading a sqaudron of pilots on a top-secret mission under orders from General Leia Organa.