Comic Books

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Stars Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana Break Silence on James Gunn's Firing

Guardians of the Galaxy and Avengers: Infinity War stars Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana have published their first tweets since Guardians of the Galaxy …

Marvel Universe

One ad libbed line in the first 'Iron Man' changed everything for Marvel

"I am Iron Man."<p>Robert Downey Jr.-as-Tony Stark utters that short sentence in the waning moments of 2008's <i>Iron Man</i>, the movie that kicked off the …

Iron Man

James Gunn Earns Support From #MeToo Accuser Selma Blair After Marvel Firing

“This man is one of the good ones,” says the James Toback accuser<p>After getting unexpectedly fired from the “Guardians of the Galaxy” series by …

Marvel Universe

Actress and Activist Nicole Maines Will Be TV's First Transgender Superhero

Nicole Maines made history as the plaintiff in Doe v. Clenchy, the Maine Supreme Court case that helped set a landmark precedent for allowing transgender people to use the bathroom that matched their gender identity. Now, the actress and activist is changing the game yet again: The CW just …

Social Work

Marvel Announces 'Uncanny X-Men'

Today at San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel Comics announced the return of <i>Uncanny X-Men</i>.<p>No creative team or characters were named at this time, but the …

Comics

Mark Hamill in Disguise as First Order Stormtrooper at Comic-Con

Isn’t he a little short to be a stormtrooper?<p>Continuing in the proud tradition of celebrities who disguise themselves in cosplay at San Diego …

Comics

SDCC 2018: What we learned about Wonder Woman 84

San Diego Comic-Con left us thirsty for Wonder Woman 84 footage but Patty Jenkins, Chris Pine, and Gal Gadot did take make an appearance at DC’s Hall …

Wonder Woman

Ryan Reynolds Agrees With The ‘Fair’ Fridging Criticism Of ‘Deadpool 2’

Most of the cast and crew of <i>Deadpool 2</i> were on hand at the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con to promote the release of the popular sequel’s “uncut” version on Blu-ray and DVD. Festivities and clever marketing notwithstanding, one of the first things that came up in a group interview with Yahoo! …

Comics

Comic-Con cosplay emergency? These superheroes will save you

Seeing people happy and smiling and being able to go back to enjoy their convention is payment to me.<p>Caitlin Brown, aka Sergeant Swift Stitch<p>Fandom has long been a space where you brought what skill you had and did what you did regardless of what you were in the outside world.<p>USC Professor Henry …

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Marvel Offers Grief Counseling at Comic-Con for Fans Traumatized by the End of Infinity War

In one of the more fun, tongue-in-cheek installations at San Diego Comic-Con this year, Marvel Studios has been offering help for fans who were …

Geek

Marvel Comics’ acclaimed, haunting ‘Vision' getting 6-issue follow-up to deal with the aftermath

Marvel’s bizarre, dread-filled <i>Vision</i> comic was one of the best things the publisher has put out in years — and now its getting a continuation to deal …

Marvel Comics

50 More San Diego Comic-Con Cosplay Photos

50 more San Diego Comic-Con cosplay photos, plus official MCU costumes<p>As everything starts to wrap up, ComingSoon.net and SuperHeroHype are still …

Comics

Marvel Brings Back Uncanny X-Men

Marvel Comics saved some of its best Comic-Con announcements for the very last day of the show. Today the publisher revealed that Uncanny X-Men will …

Comics

Marvel could become master of the cinematic universe if Disney land Fox assets | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

Disney’s Hollywood dominance will soon expand, and with it, Marvel’s reign over the superhero genre.<p>Comcast announced that it was backing out of its …

Marvel Universe

20 Most Unintentionally Hilarious Comic Book Panels Of All Time

In his 1953 book Seduction of the Innocent, Dr. Frederic Wertham famously assailed the comic book industry for how it created different kinds of …

Comics

Joss Whedon is pleased that Avengers: Infinity War deviated from his original Thanos plan

Back in 2012, director Joss Whedon introduced Thanos into the Marvel Cinematic Universe in the post-credits scene of <b>The Avengers</b>, and followed this …

Marvel Universe

The 29 Coolest Collectibles We Saw at Comic-Con 2018

Another Comic-Con has come and gone. And while there were plenty of cool announcements and eye-popping trailers at this year's show, our dreams will …

Comics

At Comic-Con, mixed feelings on James Gunn's firing from 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3'

As the online debate rages on over Disney's decision to fire director James Gunn from <i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3</i>, reactions on the ground at …

Marvel Universe

Mark Hamill returns as Stormtrooper Luke on the SDCC convention floor

The late, great Carrie Fisher’s Princess Leia Organa may have famously quipped that her would-be white-armor-rocking jailbreaker, Luke Skywalker, was …

Mark Hamill

Batman Submits to Harley Quinn on Heroes in Crisis Cover

DC Comics released the cover art to Tom King and Clay Mann’s upcoming <i>Heroes in Crisis</i> #2 Saturday at Comic-Con International: San Diego.<p>The image, …

Harley Quinn

Comic-Con laments departure of 'Walking Dead' star

The world's largest fan convention bid a poignant farewell to the star of the most successful show in cable TV history on Friday as zombies took over …

The Walking Dead

At Comic-Con, ‘Aquaman’ and Others Score With Super Fans - WSJ

San Diego<p>Director M. Night Shyamalan said that when he was making his 2000 superhero movie “Unbreakable,” studio executives warned him against advertising it as a comic-book story.<p>That was “too fringe,” he says they told him. “It’s [for] ‘those people’ who go to those conventions.”<p>...

Comics

Comic-Con 2018: See all the Hasbro Marvel Legends SDCC reveals

We rounded up as many of the Hasbro Marvel Legends images revealed at SDCC this year as possible so you can get a look at exactly what’s coming …

Comics

Second time lucky for Denzel, whose new film tops box office

Superstar Denzel Washington had never made a sequel in a career reaching back nearly four decades, but when he did, with the Sony/Columbia production …

Box Office

First Trailer for "SHAZAM!" Looks More Comedy than Superhero Flick

Not to be confused with the OTHER Captain Marvel, DC Comics upcoming live-action SHAZAM! flick is a decidedly lighthearted take on the story of …

Captain Marvel

Key reason Elon Musk will never fail

THE story of Elon Musk is like a comic book. At first he seemed like a hero — they called him Iron Man, and he seemed to be saving the world.<p>Now he …

Elon Musk

10 Marvel Characters Shamelessly Ripped Off From DC Comics

DC has been playing catch-up to Marvel at the movies for years now, but when both firms first entered the comic sector many decades ago, the reverse …

Comics

Aquaman actually looks fun as hell in the first trailer

Aquaman actually looks fun as hell in the first trailer<p>Aquaman is a notoriously hard superhero to make cool, and for decades he’s been the butt of …

Justice League

A 9-Year-Old Girl Knows How The Walking Dead’s Zombie Apocalypse Began

There has been one single question lingering in the minds of fans of Robert Kirkman’s <i>The Walking Dead</i> franchise since its inception: just how did the …

The Walking Dead

Marvel Comic's X-Men panel SDCC 2018: Chris Claremont returns to X-Men and more

We figured the <i>X-Men</i> comics panel at San Diego Comic-Con would answer some pressing questions that comic fans had about the big tease the Marvel team …

Comics