X-MEN APOCALYPSE Easter Eggs

courtesy 20th Century Fox
courtesy 20th Century Fox

Ancient evil, new mutants and hints of future villains in X-Men: Apocalypse.

Professor X, Mystique, Beast plus a young Jean Grey, Scott Summers and Nightcrawler faced the wrath of the first mutant and his Horsemen (Magneto, Storm, Psylocke and Angel.)

The sequel set in the 80’s featured an extended cameo by Wolverine and saw the return of Moira MacTaggert.

Did you catch all the other surprise cameos, insider nods and big hints of what could happen next in theWolverine film or future X-movies?

Before we  reveal our favorite Easter Eggs here’s a SPOILER ALERT! Continue reading X-MEN APOCALYPSE Easter Eggs

DC UNIVERSE REBIRTH Big Moments, Questions & Controversy

DC Comics Rebirth Previews courtesy DC Comics
DC Comics Rebirth Previews courtesy DC Comics

Happy Rebirthday!

DC Universe Rebirth #1 is finally here.

After you read this huge one-shot, you may say, “are they really going THERE!”

Geoff Johns with artists Phil Jimenez, Gary Frank, Ethan Van Sciver and Ivan Reis set the stage for the new DC Universe with new mysteries, conspiracies and returning heroes.

Some beloved characters are still MIA in the relaunch while others are flying high on a big final splash page.

We wanted to wait until the issue hit comic book shops and now here are our biggest moments and burning questions with this huge Rebirth one-shot. Continue reading DC UNIVERSE REBIRTH Big Moments, Questions & Controversy

X-MEN APOCALYPSE About That Bonus Teaser

Extraordinary X-Men #4 courtesy Marvel
Extraordinary X-Men #4 courtesy Marvel

X-Men: Apocalypse packed a ton of comic book history in the super-powered follow-up to First Class and Days of Future Past.

The sequel reunited Professor X, Mystique, Magneto, Beast and scene-stealing Quicksilver; introduced young Scott Summers, Jean Grey, Storm, Nightcrawler, Angel joined the cast plus Psylocke and a few surprises.

Logan popped his claws for an extended cameo. That sequence ignited big story potential for the next Wolverine or future X-Men sequel.

After the credits there a big name drop hinting of the next super villain who will torment the Children of the Atom.

Before we break down what that post-credits scene reveal could mean here’s a SPOILER ALERT!

If you have not seen X-Men: Apocalypse yet stop reading now. Continue reading X-MEN APOCALYPSE About That Bonus Teaser

When X-MEN Become HORSEMEN OF APOCALYPSE

rp_x-men-183-195x300.jpgWhen good guys go bad…

Magneto, Storm, Psylocke and Angel are the Horsemen of Apocalypse in X-Men: Apocalypse on the big screen.

Colossus is now a Horsemen in the pages of Extraordinary X-Men.

Why do heroes fall under the power of En Sabah Nur?

You might be surprised how many other heroes (including Avengers) have joined the evil immortal mutant’s side.

Here are the surprising and craziest Horsemen of Apocalypse lineups from comics: Continue reading When X-MEN Become HORSEMEN OF APOCALYPSE

X-MEN VS ALIENS In Next Movie?

X-Men #18 courtesy Marvel
X-Men #18 courtesy Marvel

Mutant heroes return in X-Men: Apocalypse but are producers looking to the stars for the next cinematic chapter of the franchise?

The X-Men are mutants who fight for a world that fears and hates them. Those enemies are often from outer space.

The powers in charge of the X-Men film franchise (producer Simon Kinberg, director Bryan Singer) said the next movie will be set in the ’90’s and could send the mutants into space.

The Kree are a major alien enemy in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) but which aliens from comics could be the X-Men’s adversaries?

Here are five alien empires the mutants could clash with in a big screen showdown in outer space: Continue reading X-MEN VS ALIENS In Next Movie?

SAM WILSON And HERO’s DEATH In CIVIL WAR II?

Captain America: Sam Wilson #10 courtesy Marvel
Captain America: Sam Wilson #10 courtesy Marvel

Marvel already declared an iconic hero will die leading to Civil War II.

The publisher shared the ominous cover to Captain America: Sam Wilson #10 where the new Cap is called on to honor a fallen hero.

Captain Marvel and Iron Man will lead opposing forces over the fate of a new Inhuman with the power to see the future. Inhuman Ulysses appeared before a deadly attack by Thanos (in the Free Comic Book Day issue) that may have claimed a beloved Avenger.

Writer Nick Spencer reveals why Sam is asked to lead the ceremony for this casualty of war: Continue reading SAM WILSON And HERO’s DEATH In CIVIL WAR II?

CAPTAIN AMERICA: STEVE ROGERS SHOCKER

Steve Rogers: Captain America #1 courtesy Marvel
Steve Rogers: Captain America #1 courtesy Marvel

A shocking revelation in Captain America: Steve Rogers #1 shatters everything you thought you knew about the Star-Spangled Avenger.

Can it be true? Is Marvel’s most wholesome good guy really pure evil?

Steve Rogers was restored to his Super Soldier young self in the Avengers: Standoff finale but writer Nick Spencer delivered a massive secret about Rogers in this first issue .

Rogers is back with a new costume and shield but a mission that’s breaking hearts and twists the minds of Cap fans.

It’s impossible to miss the story but before discuss the implications of this shocker – just in case here’s a SPOILER ALERT! Continue reading CAPTAIN AMERICA: STEVE ROGERS SHOCKER

THE FLASH Finale Big Reveals and Changes

Grant Gustin as The Flash courtesy DC Comics and The CW
Grant Gustin as The Flash courtesy DC Comics and The CW

The Race of His Life was an emotionally charged finale for season two of The Flash.

Barry must cope with a heartbreaking loss while saving the multiverse from Zoom in a race with massive consequences for the winner, the loser.

The race outcome and a big revelation sends the series racing in new directions.

If you have not seen the most recent episodes of The Flash stop reading now.

Seriously.

OK.

Here it comes. Continue reading THE FLASH Finale Big Reveals and Changes