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10  mai     13h45
The Flash Teases Our First Glimpse at Impulse in Action
James Whitbrook and Gordon Jackson    Dave Bautista doubles down on the end of his time as Drax. Penn Jillette reveals a suitably bonkers cameo for the Borderlands movie. Tom Cruise is trainward bound in a new look at Mission Impossible 7. Plus, Batwoman tackles racist policing, and what’s next on The Nevers. Spoilers now Read more...
07  mai     00h00
Sailor Moon Eternal’s New Trailer Is a Stunning Take on the Dream Arc
Charles Pulliam-Moore    The long-awaited Sailor Moon Eternal films are finally making their streaming debut outside of Japan, and the newest trailer for the double feature promises a gorgeous new take on one of the Sailor Scouts’ most compelling arcs.Read more...
06  mai     22h15
They’re Just Letting Everybody Into the Hellfire Gala, Apparently
Charles Pulliam-Moore    The X-Men’s upcoming Hellfire Gala is both an extravagant celebration of Krakoa’s newfound ascendance in the world, and a bold statement to humanity that the mutants come in peace but are not to be messed with. At least that was the vibe one could have easily gotten from all the fuss Marvel’s been...
04  mai     20h30
Making Fun of Superman Is Tradition
Charles Pulliam-Moore    As part of DC’s new Infinite Frontier relaunch meant to build on the foundation laid by its Death Metal and Future State titles the comic publisher’s set to put out a new miniseries. It kicked off with the massive Infinite Frontier #0 featuring a bevy of creative talent ahead of writer Joshua...
30  avril     23h30
Marvel’s Secret Invasion Continues to Build Its Cast
Germain Lussier    Marvel’s upcoming Disney show Secret Invasion is quickly turning into an Avengers-level collection of talent. Of course we already knew Samuel L. Jackson and Ben Mendelsohn would reprise their MCU roles. Then Kingsley Ben-Adir joined the mix. Then Olivia Colman. Then Emilia Clarke. And now a new...
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Green Lantern Guy Gardner Has Been Cast for HBO Max’s Supercop Series
James Whitbrook    Everyone’s favorite ring-slinging jerkwad is joining the DC multiverse.Read more...
24  avril     00h00
Doom Patrol Adds the Sisterhood of Dada and Dead Boy Detective Agency to Season 3
Rob Bricken    The Doom Patrol is going to have a lot more to patrol once the series returns for its third season. Not only will their greatest group of foes arrive to make their lives miserable, but some (deceased) characters from Neil Gaiman’s Sandman comics will also be stopping by.Read more...
23  avril     23h40
Here’s How the ESPN NBA Marvel Game Should Go
Catie Keck    In a truly confounding mash-up of what I previously understood to be two completely unrelated things, ESPN has announced its first-ever Marvel-inspired alternate NBA telecast. Wait, what?Read more...
22  avril     16h00
DC’s Animated Justice League Is Getting Its Own Comic
Rob Bricken    It’s been 15 years since the last new episode of Justice League Unlimited and thus, the last episode of the entire DC Animated Universe aired, but the beloved series lives again. DC Comics has announced Justice League Infinity, a new, seven-issue series set in the DCAU in which the war for the...
20  avril     22h45
Batman’s in Fortnite Now, and He’s Just as Lost as You Are
James Whitbrook    Fortnite’s invasion of comics has no doubt left some people unaware of the smash global phenom of a video game metaculture black hole confused about just what the appeal of a thing that has seemingly taken over the planet really is. Well, Batman’s among those people now, for very different reasons...
18  avril     18h58
The Batman’s Jim Gordon Is Coming to TV With His Own HBO Max Show
Valerie Complex    HBO Max is bringing the Batman heat with a spinoff series, Gotham PD, which will focus on police commissioner James Jim Gordon. Gotham PD is a prequel to Matt Reeves’ 2022 Batman film, which is itself sort of a prequel since it’s set during the first year of the superhero’s career as a crime...
15  avril     14h15
Future State: Gotham Will See the Red Hood Rise to Hunt Batman
Charles Pulliam-Moore    DC Comics has released a first look at Future State: Gotham #1 today and Jason Todd’s Red Hood is hunting heroes.Read more...
14  avril     21h30
Marvel Brings Back Amazing Fantasy, Emphasis on the Fantasy
Rob Bricken    In 1962, Marvel Comics released Amazing Fantasy #15, an unassuming comic that happened to debut Spider-Man. The title was canceled immediately afterward so Spidey could move on to bigger and more titular series, but had brief revivals in 1995 and 2004. Now Spider-Man: Reign’s Kaare Andrews is...
12  avril     14h00
Radiant Black Teases a Big New Reveal For Its Most Mysterious Foe
James Whitbrook    Radiant Black has been one of the most interesting superhero comics of 2021 so far, giving us an exciting spin on the masked superhero tropes writer Kyle Higgins previously examined in his work on the official Power Rangers comic. But big heroes need big stakes and we’ve got a look at some big...
09  avril     22h15
The Coolest Star Wars, Marvel, and Transformers Reveals From Hasbro’s Fanfest, and More Toy News
Andrew Liszewski and James Whitbrook    Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9’s usual round up of the latest and greatest in plastic collecting. This week: Hasbro’s all but taken over for its Fanfest of Transformers, Star Wars, and Marvel reveals give or take a bonus Baron Zemo but there’s also fun Avengers cards and a sneak Star Trek away...
08  avril     18h30
Regé-Jean Page Speaks on His Reportedly Racially Motivated Rejection From Syfy’s Krypton
Rob Bricken    Among the many, many bombshells dropped in Tuesday’s revelatory, distressing Hollywood Reporter exposé on more of what Ray Fisher dealt with, both during and after Justice League, were allegations that Bridgerton star Regé-Jean Page had not been cast as Superman’s grandfather Seg-El in the 2018...
06  avril     21h15
The First Batman: The Long Halloween Trailer Is Missing Something
Rob Bricken    It was only last week that Warner Bros. Animation released the extensive voice cast for its upcoming animated adaptation of Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale’s Batman story The Long Halloween (well, Part One of it, anyway). Now the trailer is here, but something looks off.Read more...
05  avril     02h14
On The Walking Dead, There’s Not Enough Origin in Negan’s Origin Story
Rob Bricken    As The Walking Dead’s only villain-turned-protagonist, Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) has always been one of the series’ richest characters. Giving us a look at his life before he led the Saviors, before he wielded his baseball bat, and even before the zombie apocalypse could have made him even more...
03  avril     16h09
A New Black Widow Trailer Has Major Avengers Vibes
Germain Lussier    We think this is it. After a year of delays, July 9 seems to be the day Black Widow will be released, in theaters and on Disney . And though there was a Final Trailer last year, Marvel has cut a New Trailer for the new release date, and this one feels much more epic.Read more...
02  avril     01h00
Yasuke’s Intense First Trailer Is Here, and It’s Gory and Awesome
Germain Lussier    Here’s the pitch: LaKeith Stanfield is an ancient samurai warrior who’d hoped to leave that world behind him. However, he’s forced to reemerge when a young girl is hunted by unspeakable, unexplainable evil. Read more...
31  mars     23h00
The Batman: The Long Halloween Animated Movie Has an Appropriately Lengthy Voice Cast
Rob Bricken    DC Comics’ animation department is finally tackling one of the Dark Knight’s greatest adventures, The Long Halloween. The voice cast for the adaptation of the classic 1996 story by Joseph Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale has been announced, and there are a few surprises in there.Read more...
28  mars     19h30
Marvel’s MODOK Picks Up a Few More Big Names
Jill Pantozzi    The Mental Organism Designed Only for Killing (aka MODOK) will be joined by a few more friends and foes when the Marvel stop-motion animated series makes its way to Hulu on May 21.Read more...
26  mars     23h00
DC’s Static Shock Movie Just Got Another Jolt Forward
Germain Lussier    Fresh off Zack Snyder’s Justice League and the trailer for The Suicide Squad, DC continues to keep its momentum. Randy McKinnon has been hired to write the script for Static Shock, which will be produced by Michael B. Jordan.Read more...
25  mars     20h30
Marvel Says Goodbye to Diamond, Chooses New Comics Distributor in Penguin Random House
Charles Pulliam-Moore    After decades of Diamond Comics serving as the exclusive distributor of Marvel’s comics to the direct market, the House of Ideas is moving on to greener, slightly less monopolistic pastures in a move that might signal a larger industry shift.Read more...
22  mars     20h45
A Hawkeye Spinoff Series Is Already in the Works at Disney
James Whitbrook    If there’s one thing Marvel’s plans for streaming TV have made clear at this point: everyone’s getting a show.Read more...