The CW’s Flash Is Up To Some Old Tricks – Mark Hamill to Guest Star as the Trickster

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  Just when you thought the CW hit series, The Flash, couldn’t get any cooler, this happens. The freshman superhero series announced today that Star Wars actor Mark Hamill will be appearing in an episode later this season.  He will be playing James Jesse, a/k/a the Trickster, a character he originally played back in 1990, on the previous Flash series. This time Hamill’s Trickster takes a new(-ish) slant on the character. The Trickster will be … Continue reading

DC Film Slate Announced at WB Investor Meeting, Wonder Woman, Cyborg and 2 Justice Leagues in the Works.

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  Get your popcorn, and a really big drink, because there will be at least a dozen DC Entertainment movies between now and 2020.  Also coming are more Lego Movies, and three films in the Harry Potter spin-off series Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Announced today to Warner Brother shareholders by WB CEO Kevin Tsujihara during the company’s shareholder meeting. 2 films a year, beginning in 2016 with Batman v. Superman Dawn for … Continue reading

NYCC 2014 – Day One – Welcome to New York Comic Con

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October in New York, my favorite time of year in my favorite place in the world.   The air is crisp, the leaves in Central Park are just starting to change.   The Yankees are in the Post-…   what?  They didn’t make the playoffs? Well that’s ok, because there is still New York Comic Con going on this year! Ah, The Jacob Javits Center,   you will never find a greater hive of scum and villainy…   and geeks. … Continue reading

New Flash Trailer – The Fastest Man Alive

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  Up until now, the CW has focused on the lighter side of the super-heroics with its ad campaign for freshman series The Flash, catching arrows, and speed traps and the like. But the newest trailer which began airing this week focuses a bit more on the dangers of being the “Fastest Man Alive”,  and along the way showcases some of the pretty cool speed effects, which, for a show about a super speedster, is … Continue reading

Things Get Cold as Flash’s Rogues Begin to Multiply

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  There is an old Arabian proverb, “A man can be judge by the reputation of his enemies.” By that saying, The Flash could be considered one of comics greatest heroes.  In the comics, the Flash’s villains are one of the most formidable, albeit, colorful group.  The core group of the Scarlet Speedster forming a cabal known as The Rogues.  Despite being criminals, the Rogues are known for operating with in a code of honor among … Continue reading