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How Much Energy is Needed to Power MJOLNIR, or a LIGHTSABER?

When it comes to sci-fi and fantasy, very few fans (or creators, for that matter) actually know what the hell is going on behind-the-scenes of these fancy contraptions. Sometimes it’s all just brushed off with some fancy mumbo-jumbo (Star Wars), but other times it becomes a key part of the plot (Back to the Future). […]

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WINTER SOLDIER Star Supports Michael B. Jordan, Calls Out Fanboys For Racism

(Michael B. Jordan pictured at right) Anthony Mackie, the winged thespian in Marvel Studios’ next blockbuster CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER, is one of fandom’s fancasting favorites. Whenever a comic book franchise flirted with a silver screen adaptation, Mackie was always a top choice for roles. For Black characters, that is. And that’s always a […]

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What We Know About Fox’s Fantastic Four Reboot! It’s Clobberin’ Time in the Dirty South.

The Fantastic Four are coming to the Dirty South baby! It was announced that Fox would begin filming the upcoming Fantastic Four reboot in Louisiana starting in September. This is the first Fox Marvel film shot in Louisiana; normally Fox looooooves Canada and shoots most of their comic flicks there (including “X-Men” and “X-Men: Day […]

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Michael B. Jordan Gets Asked About FANTASTIC FOUR Rumours

A few weeks back it was revealed that Chronicle star Michael B. Jordan was on Fox and Josh Trank’s radar to play the Human Torch in the upcoming Fantastic Four reboot. Trank and Jordan are close friends (seeing as they worked together on the previously-mentioned-superhero-found-footage-movie) so it feels fitting for him to play the next on-screen iteration of Johnny Storm. One […]

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CHRONICLE Star Michael B. Jordan In Talks To Play Human Torch In FANTASTIC FOUR

Filming for Josh Trank’s reboot of Fantastic Four begins this July, so naturally we’ve began to hear a lot of news about it this past weel. Latino Review reported a potential logline for the movie (), but that was debunked within the hour by the movie’s writer. Then it was said that Girls‘ Allison Williams was on the shortlist for […]

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Fantastic Four #1 Review

Marvel’s 1st family looks to return to their roots, but will they be able to readjust? Here is the summary from Marvel: Marvel Now! begins for Marvel’s First Family! Four adults. Two kids. One “car.” The Fantastic Four take a journey through all of infinite time and space! After a misadventure in the prehistoric era, […]

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FANTASTIC FOUR’s future is MARVEL NOW!

A while back we reported on several Marvel titles that were getting the proverbial ax (you can read that article here).  We can now can confirm that the Fantastic Four has a brand new ongoing series, courtesy of Marvel NOW! The official press release from Marvel: This November, Marvel’s First Family embarks on a adventure unlike any before in Fantastic Four #1, kicking offthe all-new […]

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Sneak Peak at FF #18

If you haven’t been reading the Fantastic Four lately (or the Future Foundation, for the semantically inclined), then what are you waiting for!?!?!? Honestly, with a name like Jonathan Hickman inked along the writer’s line, you’re an idiot for not adding this book to your weekly pull list. Alright, I guess that’s a bit harsh, […]

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