Guardians of the Galaxy

Fanboy Round-Up: GODZILLA, APOCALYPSE and ZOMBIES

Welcome back to another edition of Fanboy Round-Up, the weekly column for those of you who missed out on last week’s news or need a little bit of a refresher – and last week was super busy. So busy that we have to include more stories in this feature than we usually do. We’ll start […]

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Heh, The GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2 Title is Pretty Neat

There’s a very self-deprecating quality about Guardians of the Galaxy and I love it. It completely embraces the fact that a movie starring a raccoon with a machine gun and a talking tree is f*cking ridiculous rather than trying to treat it as something serious. That’s why the apparent title for the 2017 sequel is […]

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Magus is in INFINITY WAR!!

That’s right, kids, your favourite fuzzy-haired rockstar space villain is in Avengers: Infinity War! I mean, come on – look at him. He is the epitome of 70’s-era punk-rock-sci-fi-niche-stuff characters, what with the purple skin and the lightning bolt and the afro. Granted, this is not Magus’ definitive look; he has undergone several redesigns over […]

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China Totally Screwed Up Translating GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

Apparently Marvel’s Chinese Marketing division (or one of their business partners) didn’t like the original title of James Gunn’s GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY. I guess it doesn’t properly convey its “Super cool outer-space movie!” shtick. Well, as often happens, our friends across the Pacific tweaked the title, and it translates into an absolute mess. “Interplanetary […]

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