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Marvel Studios Claims Release Dates for Five Unrevealed Films, From 2017 to 2019

Marvel Studios continues to play the long game by claiming five release dates for as-yet unrevealed films from July 2017 through May 2019.

Cross-Hatchings for July 2014

By the time you see this, Julie and I will be away on our first road trip of 2014; we are off to the north for a long weekend of bookscouting and goofing off. So in the meantime, here are various items that struck me as interesting enough to give a little space here, but […]

Five For Friday #387 -- Minis Series

Five For Friday #387 -- Name Five Mini-Comics Series You Like That Have Gone On For More Than Five Issues; Use This Format 1. King-Cat Comics And Stories, John Porcellino 2. Big Deal Comics And Stories, Patrick Dean 3. Powdered Milk, Keiler Roberts 4. Show More Summary

Wacker & Lane Explain "Spider-Verse" Infestation on "Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors"

Marvel animation execs Steve Wacker & Cort Lane discuss the upcoming third season of "Ultimate Spider-Man," and the multimedia "Spider-Verse" arc.

The Point Radio: OUTLANDER Is Coming – Soon!

For OUTLANDER fans, the wait is almost over. The mega big book series hits the Starz Network in just a couple of weeks (with a sneak preview on August 2nd). Producer Ronald Moore and author Diana Gabaldon talk about the road from book to camera. Plus actor Jay Hernandez, from the Fox summer hit GANG […]

Axel-In-Charge - In-Depth on "Avengers NOW!" and New Takes on Captain America, Thor and Iron Man

Marvel has announced a female Thor, a black Captain America and a "Superior" Iron Man, and Axel Alonso talks in detail about the Avengers NOW! Changes.

EXCLUSIVE: Titan's "Doctor Who" Comics To Cross Over To Mobile Game

Titan's upcoming "Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor" and "Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor" will unlock exclusive content in the "Doctor Who: Legacy" mobile game.

Segura Unpacks The Future of Archie's Creator-Driven Dark Circle Comics

Editor Alex Segura describes the hunt for "The Fox," the noir of "Black Hood" and the mission of the all-new "Shield."

PREVIEW: Soule & Madureira's "Inhuman" #3 Heats Up

Led by their queen Medusa, the Inhumans fight for their future in Marvel Comics' "Inhuman" #3 by Charles Soule and Joe Madureira, on sale Aug. 13.

REVIEW: Props to "Planes: Fire & Rescue" For Finding a Meaningful Flight Path

Disney's animated sequel to the "Cars" spinoff has less baggage than the original and reaches greater heights.

Congrats to Kelly on Her Movie Deal!

Kelly’s book, The Girl Who Would Be King, has been optioned as a film! What awesome news! Congrats, Kelly! 1 Comments At July 18, 2014, joshschr wrote: That is awesome! If they need a minor background thug, I may know a guy...

Frank Grillo Goes From Hunter to Prey in "The Purge: Anarchy"

The actor talks with SPINOFF about staying alive in the horror sequel, and weighs in on the future of Crossbones after "Captain America: The Winter Soldier."

Captain Cold Heads to the CW's "The Flash"

"Prison Break" actor Wentworth Miller has been cast as "The Flash's" Leonard Snart -- better known as Captain Cold, leader of the Flash's Rogues.

Michael B. Jordan: "Fantastic Four" Reboot is "Not Your Typical Superhero Film"

The Human Torch actor says the franchise reboot features "a bunch of kids that had an accident and we have disabilities now that we have to cope with.”

Remender Discusses Redefining a Legend In "All-New Captain America"

Rick Remender takes us deep into Sam Wilson's new role as Captain America, with details about the former Falcon's part in "AXIS" and his new series.

On The Economics Of Digital Comics

Have you been noticing that the digital comics scene is a little… active… these days? You’ve got the market getting estimated at $90M for 2013. There are a lot of different reports about how many copies the same day digital editions sell. I’ve heard anywhere from 10% to 25% of the print sales. It seems […]

5-STAR REVIEW: Bryan Lee O'Malley's "Seconds"

Bryan Lee O'Malley's "Seconds" is an impressive graphic novel that reveals a "confident, engaging work about some of his favorite topics."

Whedon and Downey Weigh in on "Age of Ultron's" Other Villains

Joss Whedon & Robert Downey Jr. discuss Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch and The Vision in Marvel's "Avengers: Age of Ultron."

Kurtzman Shares First Glimpse of Plans For Universal's Monsters and Spider-Man's Foes

Alex Kurtzman plans a Marvel-style multi-film franchise for Universal's monsters, develops films starring Spidey's enemies and teases a Black Cat movie debut.


I suppose Marvel decided to call its evil super-corporation Roxxon, because the name sounded like real-life super-corporation Exxon, but not so close that it would get them sued, and because, back in 1974, the Comics Code wouldn’t have let Marvel call it Roxxoff. And now, having gone for the cheap laugh, let’s move on to […]

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