New Comic Book Picks for March 15, 2017

Batwoman Rebirth courtesy DC Comics

Batwoman goes solo, Vampirella resurrected, Spidey’s milestone and a twisted Star Trek tale are in this week’s new comic book picks of the week:

All-Star Batman #8

Hats and Bats! The Dark Knight in a new twisted tale against the Mad Hatter as artist Giuseppe Camuncoli joins Scott Snyder for the latest chapter in Ends of the Earth.

Batwoman #1

The Many Arms of Death begins. Kate Kane exits Gotham for a global hunt for crime lords responsible for the monster venom outbreak. Marguerite Bennett and Steve Epting give Batwoman her own new going series. Continue reading New Comic Book Picks for March 15, 2017

WONDER WOMAN Origin Trailer

Gal Gadot and Warner Brothers revealed the new Wonder Woman – official origin trailer after a debut on the Nickelodeon Kid Choice Awards.
The trailer came with the message “Witness the Future of Justice” but we see a film look at Diana as a child, teen and young warrior being trained on Themyscira.
Watch and enjoy:

Let’s break down what we see and don’t see: Continue reading WONDER WOMAN Origin Trailer

DOMINO Cast For DEADPOOL 2

X-Force #7 courtesy Marvel

A fan-favorite bad girl from the X-Men is joining the Merc With a Mouth’s movie sequel.

Actor/Executive Ryan Reynolds announced via Twitter Zazie Beetz (Atlanta) will be playing Domino in Deadpool 2.

The star cleverly gave fans a double tweet reveal. First with dominoes spelling out the actress’s name with “Domino Effect” then showing the actress head shot on the comic book body of Domino, now starring in Deadpool and the Mercs for Money with “Zazie Beets Effect.”

Who is Domino? Continue reading DOMINO Cast For DEADPOOL 2

LEGION Secret Villain and New Burning Questions

Have you been watching Legion on FX? Have you seen the frightening clues that point to a powerful villain from X-Men canon?

Legion courtesy Marvel and FX

In comics David Haller (aka Legion) is Professor Charles Xavier’s son who suffers from multiple personalities. Each personality controls one of David’s mutant powers.

The Omega level mutant is the inspiration for the twisted FX drama but so far there’s only reference to the X-Men mythology but is there another creeping up on us? Continue reading LEGION Secret Villain and New Burning Questions

MAGIC OF JIM HENSON Exhibition World Premiere

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Jim Henson’s imagination has touched generations from Sesame Street to The Muppet Show to Labyrinth.

The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited celebrates the creator’s legacy with a collection including Kermit the Frog (The Muppet Show), Ernie and Bert (Sesame Street), Jen and Kira (The Dark Crystal) plus Jareth and Sarah’s ballroom costumes from Labyrinth featured in this exploration of the visionary entertainer’s work.

The Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) announced The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited. Organized by the Museum of the Moving Image (MoMI), the traveling exhibition will make its world premiere at MoPOP on May 20, 2017 and remain on view through January 3, 2018. The traveling exhibition will open in advance of MoMI’s permanent gallery dedicated to the renowned puppeteer, director, and producer, which will debut this year.

The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited is a dynamic new visitor experience exploring Jim Henson’s groundbreaking work for film and television, and his transformative impact on popular culture. This comprehensive exhibition reveals how Henson and his team of builders, performers, and writers brought to life the enduringly popular worlds of The Muppet Show, Sesame Street, Fraggle Rock, The Dark Crystal, Labyrinth, and much more. Continue reading MAGIC OF JIM HENSON Exhibition World Premiere

CLARK KENT Revealed in SUPERMAN REBORN Twist

Action Comics #975 courtesy DC Comics

One Superman. Two Clark Kents?

A big mystery of DC Rebirth is revealed in a supersized milestone Action Comics #975.

The Man of Steel faces a rapid round robin of his most famous rogues as he confronts the “other” Clark Kent of Metropolis while searching for his son Jon.

The identity of the other Clark Kent is exposed but it inspires more burning questions

Superman Reborn Part Two by Dan Jurgens and Doug Mahnke picks up the action after the heartbreaking cliffhanger in last week’s Superman by Peter J. Tomasi and Patrick Gleason.

With DC Rebirth, the married Superman and Lois Lane are raising their Super Son (Jon Kent) in a small farm town while a mysterious other Clark Kent has been appearing in Metropolis in Action Comics.

The mystery man known as Mister Oz told the Man of Steel he knew the truth about them all. This mastermind is also kidnapping an unusual collection of heroes and villains as part of a master plan.

Think you know who the false Clark is? We were surprised. Read on but first… Continue reading CLARK KENT Revealed in SUPERMAN REBORN Twist