NIGHTWING, BATGIRL, TITANS & OUTLAWS In DC REBIRTH This Week

Batgirl Rebirth #1 courtesy DC Comics
Batgirl Rebirth #1 courtesy DC Comics

Who is Better Than Batman?

Meet DC’s new Trinity?

Batgirl exits Burnside?

Our new comic book picks of the week, part one with the big DC Rebirth titles.

Batgirl #1

Barbara Gordon goes Beyond Burnside in her brand new series by Hope Larson and Rafael Albuquerque.

Babs undergoes training with the world’s best fighters in Japan. A chance meeting puts a target on Batgirl’s back and pulls her into a global mystery.

Nightwing #1

Is Dick Grayson Better Than Batman in the first arc by Tim Seeley and Javi Fernandez? Grayson is back in black and blue. There’s been a deadly power play in the Parliament of Owls. Dick is forced to take on a new mentor who challenges him to rethink everything Batman taught him and how to bring bad guys to justice. Continue reading NIGHTWING, BATGIRL, TITANS & OUTLAWS In DC REBIRTH This Week

CAPTAIN MARVEL, BLACK PANTHER, DOCTOR STRANGE, SPIDEY MARVEL Movie Updates

Marvel unleashed a tidal wave of updates on their upcoming movies at San Diego Comic Con.

Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige announced the Oscar winner who will play Captain Marvel, the villain of the next Spidey movie plus Black Panther, Guardians of the Galaxy (Star-Lord’s father!) news and unveiled the new Doctor Strange trailer. Here we go:

Spider-Man: Homecoming:

New Marvel concept art confirmed Spidey will face the Vulture in the reboot directed by Jon Watts.

Spider-Man Homecoming concept art courtesy Marvel
Spider-Man Homecoming concept art courtesy Marvel

A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his debut in Marvel Studios’ Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinger. Continue reading CAPTAIN MARVEL, BLACK PANTHER, DOCTOR STRANGE, SPIDEY MARVEL Movie Updates

LEGION OF DOOM On LEGENDS OF TOMORROW

DC's Legends of Tomorrow -- "Last Refuge"-- Image LGN112b_0259b.jpg -- Pictured: Wentworth Miller as Leonard Snart/Captain Cold -- Photo: Dean Buscher/The CW -- �© 2016 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Wentworth Miller in DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Photo by Dean Buscher/The CW courtesy The CW Network/DC Comics

Prepare to meet your Doom!

The Legion of Doom!

Big news from DC Comics panel devoted to super team of The CW at San Diego Comic Con.

Next season, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow will unleash the show’s version of the Legion of Doom. This rogues gallery will feature several infamous familiar faces from The CW’s shared DCTV universe.

The Legion of Doom will be Arrow villains Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman), Damien Darhk (Neal McDonough), the Reverse-Flash (Matt Letscher) and Captain Cold (Wentworth Miller) from The Flash. Continue reading LEGION OF DOOM On LEGENDS OF TOMORROW

LEGION Trailer from MARVEL and FX

X-Men Legacy #1 courtesy Marvel
X-Men Legacy #1 courtesy Marvel

Get ready for a trip inside the mind of the most powerful and misunderstand mutant in the X-Men mythos.

Marvel revealed the first trailer for Legion, coming to FX next year.

It’s the story of David Haller (played by Dan Stevens), “a troubled young man who may be more than human. Diagnosed as schizophrenic, David has been in and out of psychiatric hospitals for years. But after a strange encounter with a fellow patient, he’s confronted with the possibility that the voices he hears and visions might be real.”

In the comics Legion is the son of Professor Charles Xavier. No official word on if the series will follow comics canon but David is classified as a mutant and we see a very familiar image inside the show logo near the end.

Here’s a first look inside the strange mutant mind of Legion: Continue reading LEGION Trailer from MARVEL and FX

INHUMANS VS X-MEN Announced

Death of X courtesy Marvel via Twitter
Death of X courtesy Marvel via Twitter

The long simmering war between the Mutants and Inhumans will finally explode this winner.

Marvel announced via Mashable Inhumans vs. X-Men will be next big event series following the events of Death of X.

Jeff Lemire (Extraordinary X-Men, Old Man Logan) and Charles Soule (Uncanny Inhumans, Death of Wolverine) will co-write the six-part event with Leinil Yu on art. Continue reading INHUMANS VS X-MEN Announced

JUSTICE LEAGUE Trailer

DC Comics biggest icons united for the big screen!

Warner Brothers and DC Comics give fans a surprise bonus from the San Diego Comic Con panel. Following the debut of the Wonder Woman trailer, the hits kept coming with the first trailer for Justice League.

Justice League courtesy Warner Brothers and DC Comics
Justice League courtesy Warner Brothers and DC Comics

Batman (Ben Affleck) and Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) search the globe for metahumans to get ready for a fight from an “enemy coming from far away.”

Bruce Wayne recruits Aquaman (Jason Momoa), Barry Allen/The Flash (Ezra Miller) and we see the before and after of Victor Stone/Cyborg.

We get a look into the past and the idea that Mother Boxes (technology seen in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice) are buried across Earth. Those alien computers are the signal that a powerhouse villain is approaching.

Action, mystery, icons, humor and fun.

Watch and enjoy the first Justice League trailer: Continue reading JUSTICE LEAGUE Trailer

WONDER WOMAN Trailer

Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman courtesy Warner Entertainment
Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman courtesy Warner Entertainment

In just under year we will be cheering for the Amazon Princess as she finally hits the big screen in her own standalone film.

For now we can behold the first trailer for Wonder Woman presented by Warner Brothers at San Diego Comic Con.

Gal Gadot is Diana of the Amazons who finds Steve Trevor (Chris Pine) and is soon on an adventure off her mythical island and into World War I.

Action, mythology and even humor. Director Patty Jenkins takes the DC comics icon from page to film.

Here’s the first trailer for Wonder Woman.

Watch and enjoy: Continue reading WONDER WOMAN Trailer

HARLEY QUINN & SUICIDE SQUAD Previews at SDCC

Harley Quinn #2 courtesy DC Comics
Harley Quinn #2 courtesy DC Comics

Harley Quinn strikes again with DC Rebirth.

The anti-hero has a horrific homecoming when her solo book reboots with a new number one.

A legendary creator returns to Suicide Squad.

It’s all in a packed panel devoted to the unstoppable Harley and her TWO gangs.

At San Diego Comic Con DC Comics shared big updates and new art from upcoming issues of Harley Quinn, Harley and Her Gang of Harleys and the new Suicide Squad and spinoffs starring members of the all-villain team.

Fan favorite Harley Quinn creative team Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti and Chad Hardin along with Suicide Squad team Rob Williams, Jim Lee and Phillip Tan plus Mauricet (Gang of Harleys) answered fan questions at the Suicide Squad: Most Wanted panel.

In her solo book Harley returns to Coney Island to protect her neighborhood from a zombie apocalypse. HARLEY QUINN #1 kicks off Die Laughing on August 3. We also see interior art and preview covers for issue #2 and issue #3 featuring guest-star Poison Ivy. Continue reading HARLEY QUINN & SUICIDE SQUAD Previews at SDCC