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10 Christmas Gifts For People Who Love Comic Books

Image: DC Comics<p>Marvel and DC superhero movies continue to tear up the box-office - which means there are a lot of newly minted comic fans looking to …

Comics

'Downton Abbey' Producer Carnival Names David O'Donoghue, Nigel Marchant Managing Directors

The NBCUniversal International banner elevates Gareth Neame to the role of executive chairman, while leaving the day-to-day leadership …

Award Shows

Avengers: No Surrender Is Teasing Death Of Jarvis

The teaser for “<b>Avengers: No Surrender</b>” hints at the death of Edwin Jarvis He was created by Stan Lee and Don Heck back in 1964, and has been a …

Comics

Book review: Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas War of the Blink

<b>War of the Blink</b><b>Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas</b> | <i>Locarno Press</i>Haida artist Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas returns to the form that first drew attention to his …

Books

The Problem with DC Movies Is Its Heroes

DC has a host of issues within its movies, but its old ideas about “the superhero” might be its worst.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada</i>.<p>Let’s get right to the grim facts. The <i>Justice League</i> made less in its opening weekend than the first two Avengers films and <i>Batman V Superman: Dawn of</i> …

Comics

The truth about who should play Batman next

Batman is currently on the brain.<p>Of course, one of pop culture's most enduring characters can often be said to be on the collective mind of millions …

Idris Elba

Make someone’s life better with a sweater: 9 Christmas jumpers every gamer and secret geek will LOVE

Ad feature<p>Unless you’ve been asleep for the past 15 years you may have noticed that Christmas jumpers have become quite the phenomenon.<p>If it’s not …

Christmas

8 Characters That Worked Better In Movies Than On TV (And 7 That Didn't)

Pop culture is currently experiencing a superhero wave with no end in sight. For many, this is a good thing. It feels like every other day a new show …

Comics

Marvel Launching Animated Property 'Marvel Rising' in 2018

The cross-platform franchise will focus on the younger members of the Marvel Universe.<p>Marvel is doubling down on its next generation of heroes with …

Comics

Recreated 'Avengers: Infinity War' Trailer Gets Trippy With Stop-Motion

Fan recreates popular trailer with action figures<p>You’ve watched the trailer for “Avengers: Infinity War” countless times? Well, maybe it’s time for …

Entertainment

MARVEL MYSTERIES: The Hidden History of the House of Ideas

Jack Kirby self portrait<p>Credit: Jack Kirby<p>Today, we think of mighty Marvel Comics as just that—mighty.<p>But back in its earliest days, it was a …

Comics

When does Stan Lee appear on Marvel’s Runaways?

Photo Credit: Paul Sarkis/Hulu/Marvel's Runaways, Image Acquired by Hulu Press<p>Photo Credit: Paul Sarkis/Hulu/Marvel’s Runaways, Image Acquired by …

Comics

Could Agents of SHIELD Do Secret Invasion?

<b>Mild spoilers for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘s season 5 premiere</b><b>–</b>While <b>Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</b> began as a show reacting to the larger events of the MCU, …

Comics

It's Not Just A Bug, It's A Fine-Dining Feature At This Thailand Restaurant

In his tiny kitchen, chef Thitiwat Tantragarn throws a handful of raw bamboo caterpillars into a hot skillet and sautés them with olive oil, paprika, cumin, salt and pepper. Seconds later, the cream-colored larvae are crispy on the outside and soft on the inside. Tantragarn adds white wine, then …

News (U.S.)

Every Marvel Post-Credit Scene, Ranked Worst To Best

The upcoming <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> is set to be the cinematic event of the decade, with its first teaser trailer breaking the record for single-day …

Marvel Universe

41 Epic Conor McGregor Quotes

Conor McGregor is a Irish fighting legend. He is the reigning UFC Lightweight Champion and the former UFC Featherwight Champion. Often regarded as …

Self-improvement

Duke-bound Barrett, Kansas signee Dotson excel in first games in China

Duke signee <b>R.J. Barrett</b> and Kansas-bound <b>Devon Dotson</b> both excelled during their first games with their high school teams in China. The 6-foot-6 …

LiAngelo Ball

Watch: Wonder Man in 2 minutes

One of the most underrated and underappreciated Avengers ever — according to Carol Danvers, aka Captain Marvel — is Wonder Man. SYFY WIRE's Danny …

Comics

Dark Phoenix, New X-Men and More Great Jean Grey Comics

Jean Grey is more than just a founding X-Men member. She is, in many ways, the quintessential X-Man: a person with a gift that they strive to use for …

Comics

"Happy!" Co-Creator Brian Taylor On His New, Insane Syfy Series

As Syfy continues its attempt to find a new identity heading into the last lap of the decade, one show that seems poised to impress before the end of 2017 is <i>Happy!</i> An insane series starring Christopher Meloni and Patton Oswalt. It’s twisted, bloody, manic and all-around fascinating.<p>We had a chance …

TV

4 things you need to know about the Black Panther movie

It’s been years since I was overly excited about a movie coming out. The last time I counted down the days for a movie premiere, I couldn’t wait to …

Marvel Universe

Sundance Film Festival unveils New Frontier virtual reality and artificial intelligence program

The 2018 Sundance Film Festival today unveiled its New Frontier program that will premiere the latest innovations in artificial intelligence, virtual …

Virtual Reality

Twitter’s top talked-about movies this year

Forget your top 10 movies list of the year. This is Twitter’s most tweeted about.<p>When you need that perfect take describing how you feel about something in 140 characters (more now, whether for better or worse), Twitter rarely lets you down.<p>The social network revealed its 2017 best of list on …

Technology

The Mind of a Professor: An Astonishing X-Men Sketchbook

Artist Phil Noto introduces a new take on Charles Xavier!<p>Series writer Charles Soule keeps throwing curveballs at his ASTONISHING X-MEN team. And …

Comics

'Doctor Who' Star Jenna Coleman Added To Wizard World Comic Con New Orleans, January 5-6 - Press Release

Dec. 5, 2017 / PRZen / NEW ORLEANS -- Jenna Coleman, who portrayed "Clara Oswald," the occasional "travelling assistant" to the Eleventh Doctor in …

Citizen Journalism

The Biggest Lie When It Comes to Scaling Your Business

There’s a powerful, short paragraph in Rolling Stone’s recent profile of Elon Musk that resonated deeply for me: “<i>Going to sleep alone kills me.</i> …

Entrepreneurship

15 Abandoned MCU Easter Eggs That Didn’t Go Anywhere

One of the most impressive features in the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been Marvel Studios’ ability to maintain an over-arching continuity in an …

Comics

Wolverine returns in new serialized podcast drama directly from Marvel

While Hugh Jackman is hanging up his claws as Wolverine in the film franchise, it seems the prolific Marvel character can’t stay out of the spotlight. Marvel announced Tuesday that it’s partnering with a popular podcast network to bring a serialized “Wolverine” story to life through …

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List of DVD release dates for Dec. 5 and beyond

Following is a partial schedule of coming movies on DVD. Release dates are subject to change:<p>DECEMBER<p>5: Despicable Me 3<p>5: American Assassin<p>5: Better …

Entertainment

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 5 Premiere: Agents in Spaaaaaace!

<i>Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D</i>. returns for Season Five…but they are not returning to Earth. Instead, most of Coulson’s team find themselves …

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