Fangirl Unleashed: Elementary – should we be upset about remakes?

The news that US network CBS is to film Elementary, a contemporary, New York based take on Sherlock Holmes has been greeted with widespread derision. Fans of the BBC series Sherlock have been outraged, while the makers of that programme have issued stern warnings that their lawyers will be paying very close attention to the American version. But […]

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Are the Watchmen Prequels As Blasphemous As Everyone Is Making Out?

Today, after months of rumours, DC comics officially announced that they will be publishing a series of Watchmen prequel comics. The project will be written and drawn by some of the industries top stars, including Brian Azzarello, Darwyn Cooke, J. Michael Straczynski and original Watchmen series editor Len Wein with art from Cooke, Lee Bermejo, Amanda Conner, […]

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