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HAWKMAN Cast for LEGENDS OF TOMORROW

Hawkman Special #1 courtesy DC Comics

Hawkman Special #1 courtesy DC Comics

DC Comics announced a major casting for DC’s Legends of Tomorrow on The CW. Falk Hentschel has been cast as Carter Hall aka Hawkman on the upcoming spinoff.

The actor will join Ciara Renee who is playing Kendra Saunders aka Hawkgirl. Carter and Kendra are the modern days version of an ancient Egyptian couple. The soulmates are reincarnated in the modern era and can access the power of the “Hawk God” turning them into winged warriors. Continue reading

Top New Comics Picks for August 5, 2015

Age of Apocalypse by Gerardo Sandoval courtesy Marvel

Age of Apocalypse by Gerardo Sandoval courtesy Marvel

Age of Apocalypse #2 Magneto’s X-Men vs. Cyclops and Havok? Original event writer Fabian Nicieza and artist Gerardo Sandoval take you back to this bizarre counter world where Professor X never existed, Apocalypse rules and Jean Grey and Wolverine are renegade lovers. But in this Secret Wars tie-in, a fan-favorite New Mutant may be the key to bringing down Apocalypse. Continue reading

DEADPOOL Trailer Sneak Peek

courtesy Fox and Empire

courtesy Fox and Empire

Don’t make him angry….you wouldn’t…well you might really like him when he’s angry.

Ahead of the full Deadpool trailer tomorrow during the Conan O’Brian Show, Fox revealed a hilarious teaser trailer featuring a monologue by star Ryan Reynolds.

Careful – there is foul language. The Merc With A Mouth gets colorful about the last time he was depicted on film. Do not continue if you are offended.

Watch and enjoy: Continue reading

15 Geek Wishes for 2015 Updated!

Batman and Robin Eternal courtesy DC Comics

Batman and Robin Eternal courtesy DC Comics

Eights months into 2015 and we’ve seen Jurassic World overtake Avengers: Age of Ultron, Convergence and a 25 new DC titles, Secret Wars is at the halfway mark with dozens of new books as part of the All-New, All-Different Marvel now.

How are our 15 Geek Wishes for 2015 turning out?

Here’s what we hoped will happen this year with some of our favorite comic book characters, creators and publishers. What we said then is first followed by updates. Maybe we’re psychic because some are right on and some…well maybe we got too ambitious. Continue reading

MARVEL On “HERCULES” SEXUALITY

Hercules #1 courtesy Marvel

Hercules #1 courtesy Marvel

Hercules is coming back.

Marvel set the record straight…literally.

Earlier this week Marvel announced a brand new Hercules series by Dan Abnett and Luke Ross via CBR.

Some fans are curious about the Olympian God’s sexuality. You may remember in the most recent X-Treme X-Men volume, it was suggested that Herc was gay or bisexual. An alternate universe Herc was in a relationship with an alternate universe Wolverine. Continue reading