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GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Director on THUNDERBOLTS

Thunderbolts #2 courtesy Marvel

Thunderbolts #2 courtesy Marvel

Guardians of the Galaxy opens next week. The success of this film could cinematic launch a more down to earth Marvel team.

 

Director James Gunn is on board for one more Marvel movie but it may not be Guardians 2.

 

It may be Thunderbolts?

 

“Thunderbolts? I will tell you, one time I was saying to Kevin [Feige], we were sitting on set together on one of the days he visited and I said, ‘You know, I really want to make Thunderbolts,’ and he said, ‘James, if Guardians does well you’ll be able to do whatever you want so we’ll see what happens,” Gunn told Screen Rant.

 

Which version could make it to the big screen?

 

Like the Guardians, the Thunderbolts have been though many rosters and twists on the concept. Continue reading

AVENGERS: RAGE OF ULTRON Announced at MARVEL AXIS SDCC

Avengers: Rage of Ultron courtesy Marvel

Avengers: Rage of Ultron courtesy Marvel

The Marvel Avengers & X-Men: AXIS panel was packed with anxious fans at San Diego Comic Con but it was Ultron that stole the show. More on that surprise coming up!

 

In AXIS Earth’s Mightiest Heroes and the Children of the Atom unite against the power of the Red Skull armed with Professor Xavier’s mutant mind. The major event will come just after major status quo changes for three of Avenging icons: a new female Thor, Sam Wilson as the new Captain America and Tony Stark in new silver armor with a new mission and base of operations. Continue reading

BEN AFFLECK BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE Image at SDCC

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice courtesy DC Comics

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice courtesy DC Comics

The Batman 75th Anniversary is a huge part of DC Comics at San Diego Comic Con.

 

This is a brand new image of Ben Affleck as the Dark Knight from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice fans can see at the big event along with the cape and cowl Ben Affleck wears in the sequel. Continue reading

AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Concept Art at SDCC

courtesy Marvel

courtesy Marvel

New Avengers: Age of Ultron concept art await lucky fans at San Diego Comic Con from Marvel.

 

The posters feature Iron Man by Ryan Meinerding  and Scarlet Witch by Andy Park in battle with an army of Ultrons.

 

In the new Entertainment Weekly it was revealed Tony Stark creates Ultron and an Iron Legion to protect Earth and give the heroes a break…until things go very wrong. Continue reading

SONY Annouces SINISTER SIX Date, Move AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3

Amazing Spider-Man #646 courtesy Marvel

Amazing Spider-Man #646 courtesy Marvel

Studios are planting their flags in the future cinematic sand at San Diego Comic Con. Sony already announced it will expand its Spider-Man franchise with Sinister Six and Venom spinoffs but now we know the timeline.

 

Columbia Studios will release the Sinister Six on November 11, 2016 and move The Amazing Spider-Man 3 to 2018 according to Deadline. Continue reading

AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON First Look

courtesy Entertainment Weekly

courtesy Entertainment Weekly

Earth’s Mightiest Heroes return in Avengers: Age of Ultron next summer. Fans have a first look at Robert Downey, Jr, Chris Evans and Ultron in a new Entertainment Weekly cover story.

 

The sequel will pick up on events from Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. with exhausted heroes, S.H.I.E.L.D. destroyed and Hydra reborn.

 

Tony Stark comes up with a solution that will allow him to stop wearing the Iron Man armor and give the team some down time. Ultron is Stark’s creation. This self-aware, self-learning artificial intelligence is designed to access threats and direct a legion of robots to battle the bad guys. Continue reading

BLACK WIDOW: THE FINELY WOVEN THREAD

Black Widow #1 courtesy Marvel

Black Widow #1 courtesy Marvel

To Natasha Fans, With Love.

 

That’s what the current Black Widow series is from writer Nathan Edmondson (Who Is Jake Ellis, Punisher) and artist Phil Noto (X-23, Astonishing X-Men).

 

Black Widow is an Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. She’s an Avenger. This new book stars Natasha when she’s not either of those roles. These are missions of atonement that she doesn’t want either team to know about. Continue reading

ZOE SALDANA On GAMORA In GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Preview

Guardians of the Galaxy courtesy Marvel

Guardians of the Galaxy courtesy Marvel

Zoe Saldana is becoming the modern queen of sci-fi. After iconic roles in Star Trek and Avatar, the actress is bringing a Marvel Comics femme fatale to the big screen in Guardians of the Galaxy.

Saldana is gorgeous in green skin as Gamora – soldier, assassin, seductress and daughter of Thanos (last seen The Avengers.)

Marvel released a new featurette with Saldana explaining what makes Gamora tick.

Watch and enjoy: Continue reading