Month: October 2017

The return of AMC’s The Walking Dead was greeted Sunday with series-low premiere ratings, falling 43 percent in total viewers from last year’s Season 7 debut. RELATED: What to Expect From Negan in The Walking Dead Season 8 That kind of decline would send most networks into crisis mode, but it’s important to point out
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Kotobukiya is releasing two new versions of their Puella Magi Madoka Magica Cu-poche figures in March 2018 based on their Rebellion appearances: Kaname Madoka ver. 1.5 and Akemi Homura ver. 1.5! The Cu-poche line condenses fan-favorite characters into pocket-sized, poseable figures with chibi dimensions. Their feet are also magnetic, specifically designed to work with the
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Thor: Ragnarok is set for a thunderous debut when it hits theaters next month. RELATED: Why Chris Hemsworth Nearly Passed Up Playing Thor Tracking initially had the third Thor entry slated to open anywhere between $90 million and $100 million, however, the latest numbers suggest the film will open above $100 million when it debuts
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SPOILER WARNING: This article contains major spoilers for “Far From the Tree,” the latest episode of Supergirl. In “Far From the Tree,” the latest episode of Supergirl, J’onn J’onzz made a shocking discovery: his father Myr’nn is alive. Both J’onn and Kara headed to Mars following M’gann’s cry for help, and there they discovered that
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In the “Tribute” episode of The CW’s Arrow, Oliver Queen made the tough decision to step down from the mantle of Green Arrow and pass the hood and bow to his close friend and partner, John Diggle. Photos for the next episode, titled “Next of Kin,” give viewers their first look at the new Green
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Recent footage from the upcoming Justice League film showcased Ray Fisher’s Cyborg in action. At the start of the video, the hero saves a police officer from a flaming Hummer that’s flying through the air towards him. Marc McClure — who played Jimmy Olsen in Richard Donner’s 1978 film Superman: The Movie — plays that
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What would the Marvel Cinematic Universe be like if Chris Hemsworth has never been cast as Thor? Apparently, that scenario isn’t as far-fetched as it sounds, as the actor reveals he very nearly passed on the role. RELATED: Thor: Ragnarok Director Explains Why He Can’t Helm Star Wars While speaking with the Sydney Morning Herald
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Tessa Thompson’s Valkyrie is set to be the first LGBT character in the Marvel Cinematic Universe when she makes her debut next month in Thor: Ragnarok. RELATED: Thor: Ragnarok Director Explains Why He Can’t Helm Star Wars Thompson confirmed Valkyrie’s sexuality while responding to a fan exchange on Twitter. “She’s bi,” she wrote. “And yes,
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From Nov. 10 to Dec. 10, the cafe will have two physical locations; one in Tokyo and the other in Osaka. Visiting fans will be met with an adorable interior that features their favorite characters in Japanese garb, since the theme is “Japanese-style”! Original illustrations will decorate the space while the original menu will offer
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With the movie about to open in Japanese cinemas. Code Geass’ C.C. is about to become the latest addition to Megahouse’s G.E.M. series of high quality figures. Fully recreating C.C.’s slim body line and refined expression, the figure stands around 200mm tall. C.C. comes posed on a custom diorama base featuring her stepping barefoot onto
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WARNING: This article contains spoilers for the Season 8 premiere of The Walking Dead, “Mercy,” which as of publication has not yet aired on the west coast, and for The Walking Dead comic series. Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s interpretation of The Walking Dead’s most iconic villain gave us all a lot of confusing feelings last season.
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The cast and crew of Batman: The Animated Series capped off New York Comic Con with a panel celebrating the 25th anniversary of the fan-favorite show, which included the announcement that the complete series will be available on Blu-ray in 2018. Afterwards, producers Bruce Timm and Alan Burnett, Kevin Conroy (the voice of Batman), and
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Director Taika Waititi is poised for huge success with his first foray into mainstream Hollywood through Thor: Ragnarok but the New Zealander has made it clear that one property that would be out of his sandbox would be Star Wars. RELATED: New Thor: Ragnarok TV Spot Boasts Heaps of Praise from Critics Speaking to the
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The full soundtrack for Thor: Ragnarok officially hit iTunes and Spotify this weekend with just a few weeks left until the film debuts stateside and it looks to be as striking as its film counterpart. RELATED: New Thor: Ragnarok TV Spot Boasts Heaps of Praise from Critics. When it comes to the Marvel Cinematic Universe,
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With Thor: Ragnarok set for a massive opening, the best for the franchise so far, it comes as no surprise that it’s getting, well, electrifying reviews. Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has already heaped praise on it and in a new television spot, film critics can’t stop gushing about it either. RELATED: Jeff
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Everything you always wanted once a season is packed within these 48 pages including a two-sided pullout poster and a wraparound cover! Delight in regular continuing features like legit publications with literary pedigrees! It all begins with the 10-page regular lead feature, Tales From the Black Crown Pub starring Stacey the barmaid by Award-winner Rob
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Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to they’re e-mail questions to me at brianc@cbr.com). Reader Doug H. wrote in to ask: “I have read several comic book histories describing how the comics code was revised after Stan Lee’s famous anti-drug story in
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An electrifying motion poster has emerged online based on the first teaser image that was recently released for Shane Black’s The Predator. This new poster animates a lightning strike over a city, with its bolts taking on the distinct shape of the alien hunter amid the rumbling thunder, depicting a setting that emphasizes the film’s
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Shazam! director David F. Sandberg (Annabelle: Creation, Lights Out) has confirmed that his DC Comics-based superhero film will release in April 2019, the date set by studios Warner Bros. Pictures and New Line Cinema way back when the modern version of the film was announced. RELATED: Shazam! Film’s Casting Call Indicates New 52 Version of
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Filming on the untitled fourth Avengers film is currently underway, and while there’s still plenty we don’t know regarding the film, IMDB seems to suggest an Iron Man 3 actor is joining the Marvel Comics-based flick, as the site has reported that Ty Simpkins has joined the project. RELATED: Hulk Will Evolve From Thor: Ragnarok
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In Death is not the End, we spotlight the outlandish explanations for comic book characters (mostly super-villains) surviving seeming certain death. Today, we look at how Superman survived the “Death of Superman”! As you all likely know by now, in the famous event in 1992, “The Death of Superman,” the story ends with Superman and
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