Credit: Siobhan Keenan (BOOM! Studios) Credit: Sina Grace Editor’s Note: Sina Grace has shared a personal letter they wrote to fans late last night about his new series Ghosted in L.A., which debuts July 10. The writer has shared the letter with Newsarama to reach readers and potential readers. Hello, you. Credit: Sina Grace It’s
Credit: Lionsgate Lionsgate is developing a prequel film to its Hunger Games franchise based on an upcoming prose novel from creator/author Suzanne Collins, as reported by NBC News. The novel and film will be set 64 years prior to the start of the Hunger Games novels, in the early days of Panem’s reconstruction. “As the proud home of
Credit: Animanga Press Release The Pomona/East Los Angeles Area’s premier anime and gaming convention, Animanga 2019, will be held Friday through Sunday, August 2nd – 4th at the Fairplex Exposition Complex. It will feature a huge arcade, vendors, tournaments, retro gaming consoles, special guests, tabletop games, and more. Attendees will be able to explore over
Credit: Scout Comics CATEGORY ZERO #5Written by Adem Kiamil and Illustrated by Ton LimaFull Color, 32 pages, $3.99Things start to escalate as Sanaxus show just how ruthless they can be in their hunt for One Percenters. Maria and the others are cornered by them and desperately need to find a way out. Megan’s true potential
Credit: Marvel Comics With two heroes both known for bladed weapons, it’s bound something would be chopped off. This summer’s Wolverine vs. Blade Special #1 by writer Marc Guggenheim and artist David Wilkins will be 8 pages shorter than previously announced. The $5.99 price point will remain the same, however. The July 10 one-shot has
Credit: 20th Century Fox Dark Phoenix writer/director Simon Kinberg has stepped up to take the blame for the film’s poor reception. In an interview with KCRW’s The Business podcast, the long-time X-Men producer admitted the film’s faults but said he enjoys the movie and the process in making it. “I’m here, I’m saying when a
Credit: Marvel Comics Marvel Comics tweeted out an apparent teaser image Sunday afternoon connecting Spider-Man and the numeral ‘4’. We have our theories, but first take a look:< #MarvelComics pic.twitter.com/tqeAGUaEVl — Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) June 16, 2019 Given the hashtag “#MarvelComics”, that would eliminate some fans’ speculation that it would be Sam Raimi’s fourth,
Credit: David Marquez/Alejandro Sánchez (DC) Credit: David Marquez/Alejandro Sánchez (DC) Shazam! is breaking out of his ongoing title and back into the wider DCU – but with some consequences, according to a new image released. The cover to September’s Batman/Superman #2 has been tweeted by series writer Joshua Williamson, and it shows a malevolent-looking Big
Credit: Hasbro Credit: Hasbro Hasbro has debuted a new Agent Anti-Venom action figure for its 6-inch Marvel Legends line. The figure features Flash Thompson in his Agent Anti-Venom gear from the period in which he obtained the Anti-Venom symbiote while fighting the Red Goblin. The figure is now available for pre-order through Hasbro’s website.
Our Bruce Wayne meets the Batman Who Laughs’ Robin – a.k.a. Billy Batson, in a preview of August 14’s Batman/Superman #1 (via DCComics.com). BATMAN/SUPERMAN #1 written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSONart by DAVID MARQUEZBatman cover by DAVID MARQUEZSuperman cover by DAVID MARQUEZvariant cover by LEINIL YUblank variant coverUp in the sky, in the dark of the night,
Credit: Rob Guillory (Image Comics) Credit: Image Comics This week is the 10th anniversary of Chew‘s debut, and on the occassion writer/co-creator John Layman is announcing details on four (that”s right, four) follow-ups – including a direct sequel starring Tony Chu’s daughter. “I really, really wanted to have something concrete to announce for its tenth
Credit: DC Drew Van Acker Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com Pretty Little Liars actor Drew Van Acker has been cast as Aqualad in DC Universe’s Titans, according to TV Insider. Van Acker posted a photo on instagram earlier this month with the hashtags “#DCUniverse” and “#Titans”, with no information about what his role or involvement in the
Credit: Bill Sienkiewicz (Marvel Comics) New Mutants #19 Credit: Bill Sienkiewicz (Marvel Comics) Chris Claremont and Bill Sienkiewicz are reuniting for an all-new New Mutants one-shot, subtitled War Children. First reported by ScreenRant, the September one-shot will be a flashback story going back in Marvel history. If you recall, Claremont and Sienkiewicz have a history
Credit: Stjepan Šejić (DC/DC Black Label) Credit: Stjepan Šejić (DC/DC Black Label) Harley Quinn’s origin will be retold – and remodeled – in a new DC Black Label series by writer/artist Stjepan Šejic. Harleen will follow Dr. Harleen Quinzel as her treatment of a crazed criminal, the Joker, turns into a love affair gone wrong.
Credit: Skan (Marvel Comics) Credit: Marvel Comics Credit: Marvel Comics A set of ‘leaked’ documents posted on Marvel.com under the header “test/DO_NOT_PUBLISH” delves into the secret history of Marvel’s Weapon Plus program – the clandestine military operation that created super soldiers such as Captain America, Wolverine, Deadpool, and more. The heavily ‘redacted’ pages are accompanied on Marvel.com
Credit: DC Credit: Ivan Reis/Joe Prado (DC) The Legion of Super-Heroes will make their “Rebirth” debut in Superman #14, as writer Brian Michael Bendis honors the tradition of the Legion time traveling to the present-day to develop a relationship with the current Super-family. The Legion will become part of the story that Bendis is telling
Credit: Cully Hamner/Karl Story (DC) Credit: DC The newly-minted Legion of Super-Heroes writer Brian Michael Bendis has announced that DC is in production on a redesigned Legion Flight Ring that should be available to the public at a later date. “Psst! Y’all know we’re getting new #LegionOfSuperHeroes rings too, right? Already designed and in production!,”
Credit: Archie Comics Credit: Archie Comics Press Release The writing team that brought you ARCHIE: 1941 — Archie Comics’ first historical fiction series — has teamed up once again to explore a whole new era of American history through the eyes of Riverdale’s iconic teens in ARCHIE: 1955! Comics legends Mark Waid (ARCHIE, Captain America)
Credit: Stanley “Artgerm” Lau (Marvel Comics) Credit: Stanley “Artgerm” Lau (Marvel Comics) Check out Stanley “Artgerm” Lau’s Absolute Carnage #1 variant. The four-issue event is from the Venom team of writer Donny Cates and artist Ryan Stegman. “Cletus Kasady is back, and he is deadlier than he’s ever been,” Cates said previously about the event.
Credit: DC Comics Credit: DC Comics Batman writer Tom King recently added the New Gods movie to his resume, which he’s writing alongside director Ava Duvernay. Now it seems he’s expanding on his work outside of comic books with a TV show in development. What’s in the works? King couldn’t say. “I’m working on a
Credit: Marvel Games Credit: Marvel Games Namor the Sub-Mariner is the latest character to join the roster of Marvel Contest of Champions, Marvel’s fighting game that brings together dozens of heroes and villains. Namor carries a trident and uses a variety of signature, ocean-themed moves. Below you can find a chart outlining his abilities, as
Unlettered pages from Legion of Super-Heroes: Millennium #1 and #2 have been released, following the larger announcement of the event (and ongoing series) that will usher the LoSH back into the primary DCU. Brian Michael Bendis is writing Millennium, and is joined by artist doing segmented, character-specific stories. Included in this album is Andrea Sorrentino’s
Ryan Sook has redesigned the principal members of Legion of Super-Heroes ahead of their return this September in the Millennium event (and then their own ongoing). Flip through this album for his designs, and then go over and read about his and Brian Michael Bendis’ plans for the team going forward here. Got a comment?
Credit: DC Credit: DC DC’s Legion of Super-Heroes will finally return in full-force this September – first with a two-part prelude special, followed by an ongoing series, both by Brian Michael Bendis. It all kicks off September 19 with Legion of Super-Heroes: Millennium #1, the first of a two-issue monthly limited series setting the stage
Credit: Sony Pictures Credit: IMAX/Sony Pictures/Marvel Studios Spider-Man: Far From Home is tracking to earn $154 million at the domestic box office in its first week of release, according to Variety. The six day time frame encompasses the dates from July 2, through Sunday July 7 – a longer period than many estimates account for, thanks to
Credit: Lucasfilm The next Star Wars Celebration convention event has been confirmed to be taking place August 27 – 30, 2020, in Anaheim, California. “Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2020 will be four fun-filled days of major announcements, immersive exhibits, an interactive show floor, screenings, exclusive merchandise, celebrity guests, panels, autograph sessions, fan-inspired activities, costumes, and
Credit: Alexander Lozano (Marvel Comics) Credit: Marvel Comics The “Ultron Agenda” teased on Wednesday has been revealed as an upcoming arc of Tony Stark: Iron Man… but the main villain isn’t Ultron – it’s Machine Man. Beginning in September 18’s Tony Stark: Iron Man #16, the robots and A.I.’s of the Marvel U are apparently
Credit: Leonardo Romero (Dynamite Entertainment) Credit: Terry Dodson (Dynamite Entertainment) Press Release Long overdue history in the making! Dynamite’s two flagship heroines are teaming up in a new ongoing series starting in September, written by the multitalented and Eisner-winning Jordie Bellaire (Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Redlands) with art by Drew Moss (Star Wars). Credit: Drew
Credit: Francis Manapul (DC) Scott Snyder Credit: DC Entertainment The Justice Society of America will return this fall in the pages of Scott Snyder’s Justice League, and the writer tells Newsarama that he has “really big plans” for them going forward. According to Snyder, the Justice Society of America will be among the heroes from
Credit: Syfy Colin Salmon, the actor who plays General Zod on the Syfy series Krypton, wasn’t told that his character would take over the planet by the end of the first season. But the British actor thinks that story arc makes sense for his character’s motivation on the show. “He came here to affect change