Superhero movies and genre, what works?

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I know I’m preaching to the choir here, but not all superhero movies are created equal. Whenever I get dragged into the Batman vs. Superman argument and why Nolan’s Batman worked better than Singer’s Superman, the question of believability gets dredged up. “Batman works better because he’s more believable”, I … Continue reading

Unmasked Harley Quinn Kotobukiya bishoujo statue is an exclusive at SDCC 2013

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Alright you Harley Quinn fans out there, Kotobukiya will be having an exclusive unmasked Harley Quinn bishoujo statue at San Diego Comic-Con 2013. If you want this, just visit Kotobukiya at booth #2601. The statue is similar to the previous Harley Quinn version, except it comes with a new head … Continue reading

The Marvel Novels: The She-Hulk Diaries and Rogue Touch Reviews

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There are two novels that are coming out today from Marvel and Hyperion Books, The She-Hulk Diaries and Rogue Touch. These are new literary works featuring two fan-favorite characters, She-Hulk and Rogue, and not really based on existing comics as animated movies and novelizations sometimes are, but you can tell … Continue reading

The Wolverine gets a new International Trailer

Hugh Jackman is once again set to play in his starring role as our favorite mutant berserker, Wolverine, as he travels to Japan and crosses blades with The Silver Samurai. Hugh Jackman is joined by Will Yun Lee, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hal Yamanouchi, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima, and Brian … Continue reading

Archie comics to hit the big screen… with zombies!

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Warner Bros has finalized a deal to make “Archie” comics into a real film. Here is the catch – there will be zombies! “Afterlife with Archie” writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa has been brough on to write the screenplay with Jason Moore (Pitch Perfect) as director for the film. The Afterlife with … Continue reading

Man of Steel to have Batman connected in the same universe

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Fans have been wondering whether they’ll be seeing any references to other DC characters in the upcoming Zack Snyder-directed Man of Steel movie. It looks like we will. This is a minor thing to be featured in the movie, but the potential is freakin’ huge! The Omelete spoke to Zack Snyder during … Continue reading

An interview with Brian Michael Bendis on Marvel Heroes, the free-to-play MMO

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I had the honor of joining a roundtable interview with the legendary Brian Michael Bendis to discuss the worldwide release of the highly anticipated MMO, Marvel Heroes. It is going to be a free-to-play MMO/ARPG (available next week). It does have the option for micros-transactions to unlock certain characters and skins but … Continue reading

Cleveland set pics reveal first look at Sebastian Stan as Winter Soldier

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Earlier today we reported about Captain America: The Winter Soldier set photos from the campus of Cleveland State University, and now we get another set of set photos courtesy of cleveland.com. Shot on location at Superior Avenue in Cleveland, the site has given us our first close-up look at one … Continue reading

Captain America: The Winter Soldier details from Cleveland State University

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Filming has begun for Captain America: The Winter Soldier at Cleveland State University this morning. While no images of actors in costume have been taken but some interesting details have emerged from the shoot. A source has reported that Marvel Studios has taken over CSU’s Rec Center and that filming has … Continue reading

Series premiere of Marvel’s Avengers Assemble Review!

Over this past Memorial Day weekend, Disney XD premiered the series premiere of the show showcasing what Avengers Assemble is all about, hoping to capitalize on the huge success of The Avengers film. Being both a huge fan of the Marvel and DC universe, I have watched nearly every animated … Continue reading