Escape. Engage. Enjoy. sm

COMICS BLEND - Escape. Engage. Enjoy. sm


Suicide Squad courtesy Warner Brothers, a Yahoo Movies exclusive first

Suicide Squad courtesy Warner Brothers, a Yahoo Movies exclusive first

A Villains Rhapsody!

DC Comics fans are reeling after a massive preview of movie universe was revealed in DC Films Presents Dawn of the Justice League on The CW. Kevin Smith and Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns hosted the special that gave fans new looks at Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, Wonder Woman and Suicide Squad.

Suicide Squad is the wild card in DC Films. Smith shared the latest trailer for the unconventional super team with unconventional movie posters.

The whole motley crew with the new Joker (Jared Leto) above his fellow characters is captured on this new poster courtesy Yahoo Movies. We assumed the Clown Prince of Crime was part of the team but could this poster mean Waller recruits the Squad to capture Joker?

Take a look at the latest trailer with a perfectly chosen theme song from the legendary Queen: Continue reading

WONDER WOMAN Logo & First Look

courtesy Warner Brothers

courtesy Warner Brothers

A first look at Gal Gadot in action as Wonder Woman in her own film was part of the DC Films Presents Dawn of the Justice League on The CW.

Kevin Smith and Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns hosted the special that gave fans new looks at Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, Suicide Squad and Wonder Woman.

Johns confirmed Diana’s origins in the film that she is from Greek mythology raised on the island of Themiscyra with warriors called Amazons. They were created to protect man’s world but have abandoned it. Continue reading


Steve Rogers: Captain America #1 courtesy Marvel

Steve Rogers: Captain America #1 courtesy Marvel

During the Captain America: 75 Heroic Years special on ABC tonight Marvel revealed Steve Rogers would return as the hero in comics.

Last year a villain called the Iron Nail seized the Super Soldier Serum from Rogers’ body leaving him an old man without powers. Rogers continued to have an advisory role with Earth’s Mightiest Heroes and is a member of the Uncanny Avengers cast.

Rogers recruited longtime friend and former partner Sam Wilson (aka Falcon) to be the new Captain America. Wilson is currently starring in a solo series by Nick Spencer and leads the All-New, All-Different Avengers by Mark Waid.

Rogers and Wilson are estranged but both will come together to a new threat in the crossover: Avengers Standoff: Assault on Pleasant Hill, where “something happens that restores Steve to full vigor” writer Nick Spencer revealed.
Continue reading


courtesy Warner Brothers Entertainment

courtesy Warner Brothers Entertainment

There’s still a ton of mystery about the conflict and villains in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice which comes out in 2 months. Director Zack Snyder is revealing more about the surprise villain of superhero showdown. In the most recent trailer it appears Lex Luthor creates the monstrous Doomsday using the corpse of General Zod.

The fight between the DC icons brings in Wonder Woman and leads to the two-part Justice League film. Who will Snyder and the Warner Brothers team pit against the super team?

Snyder is teasing the cinematic version of the infamous Superman comic book rogue. Continue reading


Black Panther courtesy Marvel

Black Panther courtesy Marvel

Marvel makes it official: Ryan Coogler will direct Black Panther.

The acclaimed director of Fruitvale Station and Creed will bring the first mainstream comic black super hero to the big screen.

“We are fortunate to have such an esteemed filmmaker join the Marvel family,” said producer Kevin Feige. “The talents Ryan showcased in his first two films easily made him our top choice to direct ‘Black Panther.’ Many fans have waited a long time to see Black Panther in his own film, and with Ryan we know we’ve found the perfect director to bring T’Challa’s story to life.” Continue reading

RUSSOS Reveal How Many Characters in AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR

courtesy Marvel

courtesy Marvel

Avengers: The Infinity War Parts I & II is the grand finale of the Marvel Universe movies with heroes united against Thanos. This is the big one that’s been building on the mythology of the Infinity stones and the Gauntlet that the cosmic villain has been searching for in the films.

Who will fight the forces of Thanos? The directors say to expect a massive “Assembling” of heroes against the Mad God of Titan. Continue reading


courtesy Marvel

courtesy Marvel

Marvel will kill off a major character in Civil War II. Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez will craft the big event sequel.

A new report reveals a different Captain will lead the opposition against Iron Man and a major character’s death leads to the war. The author got the opportunity of a Marvel fan’s dream: go inside the famous Marvel creative retreat!

The character’s death is a result of the top-secret Marvel editorial summit reports New York Daily News. Marvel’s top editors and writers gather semi-annually to brainstorm what will become the big stories that thrill fans the following year. Continue reading