Comic Books

Cartoon Network pulls DC Nation last minute on 10-13-12

cartoon_network_logo_2004-2010 So this past Saturday (10.13.12), Cartoon Network had decided to pull a fast one on DC Nations fans, yours truly included. Instead we get two episodes of Dragons: Riders of Berk. (I admit, I DVR it.) Needless to say, it was not what I or Millions of others expected. I thought it was as bold move to take two of the most popular shows and pull them with no warning.  More

Marvel Heroes

Game Overview

Marvel Heroes is a FREE-TO-PLAY action-packed massively multiplayer online game created by David Brevik, the visionary behind Diablo and Diablo 2. Set in the iconic Marvel Universe, Marvel Heroes combines the core game-play style of Action RPGs and MMOs with the expansive library of heroes from the Marvel Universe. In the game, players can collect and play as their favorite Marvel Superheroes (including Iron Man, Thor, Wolverine, Hulk, Spider Man, Captain America and many others). Team up with friends and try to stop Doctor Doom from devastating the world with the power of the Cosmic Cube in a story written by Marvel comic super-scribe Brian Michael Bendis. More

'Marvel Comics: The Untold Story' by Sean Howe: Book Review

 

"Marvel Comics: The Untold Story"by Andy Lewis

A wild-ride history of the company’s creation from the people who built it, including the mad genius Stan Lee. Those who know Marvel mainly in its current incarnation as the Disney-owned pop-culture juggernaut — since 2008’s Iron Man, Marvel movies have grossed more than $2 billion worldwide — will find it hard to connect that statistic with the motley crew of artists and writers behind such iconic figures as Spider-Man and Iron Man that Sean Howe vividly captures in his new history of the company. More

Will one Iron Man 3 villain be cut out of the Chinese version?

iron_man_3 Charlie Jane Anders ~ Looper opens in the United States today, but Chinese audiences will be seeing a somewhat different cut of the film. Director Rian Johnson filmed a key sequence in Shanghai, becauseLooper is a U.S.-Chinese co-production — and Chinese audiences will see a lot more of that Shanghai footage than we will. (In a similar fashion, Men in Black 3‘s “Chinese restaurant” scene was heavily cut when that film was shown in China.)
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‘Thor’ star’s scary on-set injury

thor_the_dark_world_logoBy Meriah Doty | Movie Talk

Jaimie Alexander as Sif in 2011’s ‘Thor’ Even warrior goddesses have a bad day at the office now and again.

Jaimie Alexander, who plays Thor’s strong lady sidekick Sif, suffered a pretty scary injury on Monday in London while she was walking on the set of “Thor: The Dark World.” More

Marvel Now Kicks Off With Uncanny Avengers Oct 10

Marvel Comics detailed their first comic to kick of their Marvel Now dynasty on Friday via live blog at Marvel.com.  More