Our new comic book picks of the week, part one with the big DC Rebirth titles.
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.
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
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:
New Marvel concept art confirmed Spidey will face the Vulture in the reboot directed by Jon Watts.
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.
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.
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.
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