Mythology

Youngblood is Back!

<b>Image Comics</b> has announced the return of <b>Rob Liefeld</b>’s <b>Youngblood</b>—the blockbuster hit series that launched the Image Revolution and turned the comics …

Comics

Powerless clip: Alan Tudyk tries (and fails) to stop a mugging as Robin

You’ve seen the photos of Alan Tudyk dressed as Robin on <i>Powerless</i>. Now, it’s time to see him action on the mean streets of Charm City. Spoiler alert: It doesn’t go well.<p>In this exclusive clip from Thursday’s episode, Teddy (Danny Pudi), Ron (Ron Funches), and Van (Alan Tudyk) go looking for Batman …

TV

Bruce Wayne's Dumb Cousin Dresses Up as Robin in Powerless Clip

Van Wayne’s in charge of Wayne Security—the fictional company where NBC comedy <i>Powerless</i> is set— and wants to get in touch with Batman for some …

Comics

The First Clip From Samurai Jack Season Five Features a Lot of Bug Carnage

After going off the air in 2004, the fifth and final season of Adult Swim’s <i>Samurai Jack</i> will begin on March 11. The first clip of that premiere …

TV

Powerless Interviews: Vanessa Hudgens, Ron Funches, Danny Pudi and Alan Tudyk

<i>Powerless</i> takes a fairly unique approach to the superhero genre, focusing on the employees of Wayne Security who are helping to design the technology …

TV

Everyone Is Killing Themselves in the Latest Trailer for the Afterlife Drama The Discovery

The latest trailer for the scifi drama <i>The Discovery</i> will mess you up. Jason Segel, Rooney Mara, and Robert Redford star in the film, which imagines a …

Movies

Work with refugee agency inspires Neil Gaiman to write sequel to 'Neverwhere'

later, Neil Gaiman is finally heading back to "Neverwhere."<p>The author, whose latest novel "Norse Mythology" is no. 1 on this week's New York Times …

Neil Gaiman

American Gods trailer, air date, spoilers: 5 things to know about Neil Gaiman's book adaptation before you start watching it

Game of Thrones (GoT) was one of the recent book series that was brought to life and fans enjoyed every twist and turn thrown at them. George RR Martin's book series was so well presented that the show's popularity spread like wild fire. Now, another epic book is being adapted into a TV show. Neil …

TV

Ep.70: Guilty Pleasures & Pop Culture Escapism

I think it’s fair to say that our nation is facing some difficult times ahead of us. The country seems very polarized, and all forms of media (and …

Brian Ruckley on Immortality in HIGHLANDER: THE AMERICAN DREAM

Since the first film hit theaters over three decades ago, the <i>Highlander</i> mythology—a tale of immortals battling one another, with only one victor …

Geek

Avatar: 15 Reasons Legend Of Korra Was Better Than Last Airbender

Die-hard fans of “Avatar: The Last Airbender” were excited when Nickelodeon announced a new “Avatar” sequel series. Most of them assumed that “The …

The Van Helsing Reboot Lands a New Writer

I’ve become something of a broken record when it comes to Universal’s upcoming “shared monsters universe,” where the likes of Frankenstein and …

Movies

Hopsin and Kung Fu Vampire Come Together in Animated Music Video

Style, without a doubt, is more important in hip hop than in any other music general, what you rep says a lot about your style. Whether it’s all …

Music

American Gods In Graphic Novel (Preview) - GeekMom

I’m not exactly breaking news when I say there are quite a few GeekMom writers (and GeekDad) who are fans of Neil Gaiman. <i>American Gods</i> is considered …

Check out Hasbro’s Transformers: The Last Knight toy line

During this past weekend’s New York Toy Fair, Hasbro has unveiled its new range of Transformers toys for the fifth instalment of Michael Bay’s …

Movies

Trailer Runs From the ‘Devil in the Dark’

Satan is all the rage, and now he’s tormenting Momentum Pictures.<p>Bloody Disgusting has the trailer and first imagery from <i>Devil in the Dark</i>, a new …

Horror Movies

Today in TV History: ‘Robot Chicken’ Proved You Had a TV Show on Your Toy Shelves All This Time

<i>Of all the great things about television, the greatest is that it’s on</i> every single day<i>. TV history is being made, day in and day out, in ways big</i> …

TV

Adult Swim's Rick and Morty Rickroll Makes Me Want to Burn the Internet

Adult Swim Australia promised the first look at the opening for season 3 of <i>Rick and Morty</i>. I got excited, because this has been a long time coming, …

Cool Stuff

Voltron: Legendary Defender will return to save the day on Netflix

Season 3 is incoming.<p>Animated hit <i>Voltron: Legendary Defender</i> is returning to Netflix for a third season.<p>According to <i>Den of Geek</i>, <i>Voltron's</i> poster at …

Netflix

Saga's Lying Cat Is the Official Mascot of 2017

Last year, as everything seemed to catch on fire all around us, it was clear that K.C. Green’s iconic “This is fine” dog was the animal totem of …

Cool Stuff

Robin Hood: Origins director discusses the film’s social relevance

As production gets underway on <b>Robin Hood: Origins</b>, director Otto Bathurst (<b>Peaky Blinders</b>) has been speaking to Croatia’s Dubrovnik Daily about this …

Latest King Arthur Trailer Is Full of Swords, Prophecies, and Absolute Insanity

Warner Bros. has released a new trailer for <i>King Arthur: Legend of the Sword</i>. It’s the first solid look at the movie since the San Diego Comic-Con …

Movies

Ultimates 2 Just Upset [SPOILER]'s Role In Marvel's Cosmic Order

The latest issue in Al Ewing and Travel Foreman's epic brings another big change to the Marvel Universe.

Comic Books

Planting Rainforests and Donating Rice: The Fascinating World of K-pop Fandom | KOREA EXPOSÉ

For approximately $35,000, you can plant 27,500 trees to help preserve the Brazilian rainforest. But this isn’t just the work of environmentalists — …

K-Pop

The author of 'Coraline' is to become a U.N. goodwill ambassador

Author Neil Gaiman has been named a United Nations global goodwill ambassador as he continues efforts to bring attention to the plight of Syrian …

Refugees

San Diego Comic Fest ’17: Up and Early for Social Fandom for Geek Properties

(Left to right) Jonathan Tavss, Jenny Stiven, Matt Dunford, and Anina Bennett.<p>Bright and early on a Sunday morning, collected in <b>San Diego Comic …

San Diego

Hasbro Toy Fair Gallery: Marvel, Star Wars & Transformers

ComingSoon.net & SuperHeroHype attended Hasbro’s 2017 Entertainment Brand Preview at the New York Toy Fair this weekend, and we came away with a …

Neil Gaiman almost makes a novel out of Norse mythology

His new book turns the gods into real characters re-enacting the myths.<p>Myth is a strange thing. Some of it is explanatory – eclipses are caused by a …

Neil Gaiman

Grumpy Cat and Garfield Comic Is Either the Worst Idea Ever, or Purrfectly Genius

Grumpy Cat and Garfield are teaming up in their first comic book series. This seems like something that would grate my skin until it bleeds... but it …

Comics

In an era of superheroes, recalling Thor and Odin

Perhaps our current obsession with all things superhero inspired Neil Gaiman to return to some source material. In his new “Norse Mythology,” Gaiman, …

Neil Gaiman