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MAGNETO RULES AGAIN IN HOUSE OF M

House of M courtesy Marvel via Hero Complex

House of M courtesy Marvel via Hero Complex

All hail the House of M with a Magnus family reunion as part of the Secret Wars event.

Scarlet Witch went mad and created a new reality where Magneto ruled over a planet with mutants in power in the epic by Brian Michael Bendis.

Using the power of Professor X, Wanda went into everyone’s minds to give them the wishes of their deepest dreams. Wolverine finally got all his memories back and that made him realize everything was wrong. War ensued.

When House of M ended, Wanda declared, “No More Mutants,” and wiped out the powers of millions of mutants and erased the gene.

What if Magneto was still in power and look who’s serving him on this cover. Continue reading

KILLER CROC in SUICIDE SQUAD?

The Joker's Asylum: Killer Croc courtesy DC Comics

The Joker’s Asylum: Killer Croc courtesy DC Comics

Producers of Suicide Squad are recruiting another Batman villain for the big screen.

Adewale Akinnouye-Agbaje has been cast as Killer Croc according to The Wrap.

Croc (real name Waylon Jones)  was born with a weird medical condition giving him reptilian traitrs including hardened scale skin, sharp teeth and claws, superstrength and a healing factor. Killer Croc was created by Gerry Conway and Don Newton in Batman.

The Lost veteran played Kurse in Thor: The Dark World. Continue reading

MAD MAX FURY ROAD VILLAIN REVEALED IN NEW TRAILER

MAD MAX FURY ROAD courtesy Warner Brothers Pictures

MAD MAX FURY ROAD courtesy Warner Brothers Pictures

The villain of Mad Max: Fury Road is revealed in a new trailer as George Miller takes us back to the post-apocalyptic world he created in four previous films.

The Road Warrior, Max Rockatansky, is back in one of our most anticipated movies of 2015.

Comic book movie veterans star in the sequel including Tom Hardy (The Dark Knight Rises), Oscar winner Charlize Theron (Monster, Prometheus, Aeon Flux) and Nicholas Hoult (X-Men: Days of Future Past).

Here’s the new trailer from Warner Brothers of the World Gone Mad and the man who rules it.

Watch and hold on to something: Continue reading

EMERALD CITY COMICON COSPLAY CHAMPION

photo by Josh Lewis, courtesy Seattle Refined

photo by Josh Lewis, courtesy Seattle Refined

Tens of thousands of attendees, tons of creative cosplayers, three days of fun – Emerald City Comicon 2015 is history but who was crowned the cosplay champion?

Colleague and photographer Josh Lewis of Seattle Refined is like a Nightcrawler/Flash hybrid getting amazing shots of cosplayers all weekend long. I don’t how he does it.

After years of covering ECCC Josh Lewis may be able to predict the future like a mutant. Lewis saw this Thrall and followed him along all day just knowing he would win and sure enough… Continue reading

NEW X-MEN COMEBACKS Updated

E is For Extinction #1 courtesy Marvel, a Comic Vine first

E is For Extinction #1 courtesy Marvel, a Comic Vine first

Updated

The New X-Men are new again?

Negasonic Teenage Warhead is appearing in the Deadpool movie.

E is For Extinction is a Secret Wars Warzone book coming this summer from Chris Burnham and Ramon Villalobos.

When Grant Morrison took over the Children of the Atom, he brought an incredible edge to the franchise, putting them in black leather, started a telepathic love triangle and co-created some strange new mutants in the New X-Men era and let’s not forget…Xorn and killing Jean Grey…again. Continue reading

Top New Comics April 1, 2015

Avengers: Rage of Ultron courtesy Marvel

Avengers: Rage of Ultron courtesy Marvel

Avengers: Rage of Ultron

Earth’s Mightiest Heroes in a fight with Ultron like you’ve never seen before. The evil A.I. finds a new world to conquer and triggers the wrath of Thanos. A long-lost Avenger returns in this original graphic novel by Rick Remender and Jerome Opena.

 

Batman Eternal #52

The final chapter of the year long weekly epic is here. The mystery villain exposed. The master plan revealed. And then one last shocker. The finale takes Bruce back to where it all started in The New 52. Continue reading

RIP HUNTER & HAWKGIRL In ARROW/FLASH Spinoff

Hawkgirl Returns cover courtesy DC Comics

Hawkgirl Returns cover courtesy DC Comics

Updated at 6:00pm:

We may know which superheroes will be joining the Arrow/Flash spinoff.

Ciara Renee has been cast as Kendra Saunders aka Hawkgirl according to Deadline.

According to the report, this version of Hawkgirl is a young woman “who is just beginning to learn she’s been reincarnated over the centuries. When provoked, her ancient warrior persona manifests itself, along with wings that grow out of her back.”

Shayera Hall is another version of the character and crimefighting partner/lover of Hawkman of Thanagar.

UPDATE: Producers of the Arrow/Flash spinoff recruit a Doctor Who veteran to a play a time traveling DC Comics hero. Continue reading