SDCC14 – First Look – WONDER WOMAN from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

  At last, here’s out first look of Wonder Woman‘s costume from the Man of Steel sequel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Zack Snyder showed up (Flying in from Michigan, where they are currently shooting the movie) as they were showing some of the first concept art for the movie.  Cool, but not anything we haven’t seen yet really.   Snyder explained since they were just shooting the movie, he really didn’t have any footage to share..  or did he. “Okay, okay, we have a teeny little thing!” he told the packed Hall H crowd.   The light went dark, and … Continue reading

Getting A Hold of Kryptonite – Talking With Author A.L. Newberg

  The story of Jerry Siegel and and Joe Shuster is one that is well know, two kids from Cleveland create the most well known comic book character in history, only to have sold the rights to the character to the company that would become DC Comics for a paltry $130.00. It has become a cautionary tale for anyone who has a hand in creating “work for hire”.  Artists create intellectually property, and languish in poverty, while the company reaps all the profits exploited from their labors.   It has led to a legal battle  between the Superman heirs, and Warner … Continue reading

Jason Momoa To Play Aquaman? “Those are all rumors” says Game of Thrones Star.

The story started on the HitFix site, before making its way into the entertainment industry trade paper, Variety. Game of Thrones star Jason Momoa has been cast as Arthur Curry, a/k/a Aquaman, King of Atlantis, and he would be appearing in Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice. But wait. it doesn’t quite seem official…  yet Momoa appeared this week on late night talk show, Jimmy Kimmel Live, to promote his new film, Road to Paloma, which he wrote and directed as well.  He played coy about the possibility of his joining the ever growing cast of Warner Brothers’ Man of … Continue reading

Our 10 Favorite Sci-fi/Fantasy/Comic Book Dads

It’s Father’s Day, so we thought we go through and pick out our favorite father figures from all things geeky. Father’s play an important role in a hero’s life.  Sometimes that role is an active participant. Sometimes, they are a motivating force from the past.  Heck sometimes Dad is the hero. These are our top ten Dads from across Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Comics.  What do you think of our choices?  Who is your favorite Dad?   Let us know.   10) Sarek (Star Trek) “As I recall, I opposed your enlistment in Starfleet.  It is possible that judgement was incorrect.” Spock’s … Continue reading

Breaking News: Batman vs. Superman Gets Official Title

  Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. Looks more like something you’d see on a judge’s docket than a cineplex marquee, but that is what Variety is reporting the official title for their upcoming Man of Steel sequel, staring Henry Cavill as Superman and Ben Affleck as Batman which has just begun shooting in Detroit, Michigan this week.  The film is directed by Zack Snyder. The rather awkwardly phrased title suggests that this story will be the impetuous for a group of heroes, including Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) and Cyborg (Ray Fisher) to form the Justice League. Justice … Continue reading