Tag "Comic Books"

Diversity blamed for struggling Marvel comic sales?

Without a doubt, diversity is a controversial topic in today’s comic books. Critics argue that Marvel tries too hard to force diverse characters into the story. Existing characters are taken

Marvel comics expected to look more recognizable in near future

If someone who had read Marvel comics in, say, the ’80s or ’90s, returned to the brand today after an extended hiatus, there’s no doubt this person would be completely

Mark Millar was not that impressed with Captain America: Civil War

Captain America: Civil War may have been one of Marvel Studios’ top project that was well received by both the critics and the public, but it doesn’t mean that it

Marvel Hip Hop variant covers returning

Marvel released what could possibly be the coolest set of variant covers last year that all were inspired by classic hip hop albums dating back to the ’80s. The variants

Titan Comics announces date for Doctor Who Comics Day 2016

Titan Comics have announced their third annual global Doctor Who Comics Day! This year’s event will take place on Saturday, July 9th, 2016. The all-day event will take place all

BIOWARS webcomic issue 1 & 2 review

Recently, pop culture has been obsessed with SCIENCE. Science, as well as being a geek, is the hottest thing to incorporate into our entertainment – TV, movies, books, and even,

Is changing the race or gender of an established comic book character a good idea?

Comic book movies and television shows have been powering moreso through Hollywood in the past 10 years. We’re at an age where we can just look at a popular comic

Scribd allows you to read unlimited comics for $8.99 a month!

If you’re like most people with a Netflix account, you’ve probably wasted  spent an entire afternoon binge watching several episodes of your favourite show or even a trilogy of your favourite

Godzilla prequel graphic novel announced

Before Godzilla stomps his way into theaters on May 16th, the King of the Monsters will first be making waves on the printed pages of his very own graphic novel.

5 Superhero films *NOT* based on comic books

Superhero movies are a full blown genre that now exists alongside ‘the western’ or ‘the musical’. Also, as mentioned in a previous article, the superhero genre as a whole can

NR Podcast 4: It puts TV on your TV

The Nerd Reactor Podcast crew is back! In this new episode the crew talks about the recently unveiled Xbox One. The NR crew also talk about recent confirmed rumors of Quicksilver and

Pepper Potts sex tape story scrapped from Iron Man 3?!

 While Iron Man 3 is doing supremely well in the theaters, news came out today of some of the odd plot points of the movie that were scrapped in the

Jamie Foxx might play Electro in The Amazing Spider-Man 2?

Say whaaaaaa?! News just broke today that actor and singer Jamie Foxx is in negotiations to play the villain in Amazing Spider-Man 2. Following the ending of the first Amazing Spider-Man film, fans were

Marvel’s Kevin Feige gives his opinion on DC’s Justice League movie plans

There is no doubt that The Avengers: Phase One was a huge success for Marvel Studios and Disney. Naturally, Warner Brothers and DC are anxious to get sum-of-dat cheddar (money,

Jim Starlin picks Arnold Schwarzenegger as Thanos in The Avengers 2?

  Recently, legendary comic book artist and writer Jim Starlin attended this year’s DragonCon. Jim Starlin is one of the co-creators of the Thanos. Understandably, fan couldn’t help but ask

Clark Gregg responds to Vision and Avengers 2 rumors

One of the biggest moments in the Superhero blockbuster that had everyone talking was the tragic death of Agent Coulson in The Avengers. Clark Gregg had been a part of

Charlie Sheen almost played Spider-Man?!

Long before Tobey Maquire and Andrew Garfield stepped into the shoes of Peter Parker, there were plans to make Spider-Man into a full-length film all the way back in 1985.

Michael Bay confirms leaked Ninja Turtles script is legit

I guess that last article is not going to be the only piece of Ninja Turtle movie news I’ll post today. THIS JUST IN(I’ve always wanted to say that), Michael

New Avengers deleted scene reveals Peggy Carter is alive?!

There is a lot of anticipation for the September 25th release of The Avengers Blu-ray. It will be the first time for many to see the highly talked about Item

Jeremy Renner is not happy with Hawkeye’s portayal in The Avengers

If you haven’t been keeping up with current events, Joss Whedon has signed on to write and direct Avengers 2. Apparently, he will somehow be involved in a Marvel TV