Marvel

Nick Fury’s Whereabouts and More CIVIL WAR Press Conference Highlights

Today I was lucky enough to attend the Captain America: Civil War press conference with the entire cast, bar Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Don Cheadle and Scarlett Johansson. Yours truly didn’t manage to throw in a question however plenty of interesting ones were asked, my favourite being the actors’ little discussion at the end about the […]

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PUNISHER Strikes Hell’s Kitchen in DAREDEVIL Season 2 Trailer

It’s been less than a year since Netflix premièred Daredevil and Jessica Jones (which I still haven’t finished), yet we’re only a month away from the second season of the former. How spoilt are we? Fortunately, it’s looking excellent; the tone is dark and gritty and the vibe I’m getting is seedy and rich – just […]

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What Role Will DAREDEVIL’s Punisher Play in the MCU?

The new Netflix run of Marvel series has been giving us a more mature look at the superhero world, with Daredevil and Jessica Jones giving us much more violence than we’ve gotten from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., while Jessica Jones also ramped up the sexual innuendo. And while everyone is still getting over their jealousy of […]

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STAR WARS: DARTH VADER ANNUAL #1 Review

The following contains spoilers for Star Wars: Darth Vader Annual #1. In my recent review of Star Wars Annual #1, I noted that a good annual can subvert our expectations while still delivering a self-contained story that provides excellent entertainment. As far as self-contained stories are concerned, the new Darth Vader Annual is a success. […]

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STAR WARS ANNUAL #1 Review

The following review contains mild spoilers for Star Wars Annual #1. Most comic book annuals strive to deliver big stories, often crossing over several characters from other franchises. You might see Spider-Man and Dr. Strange on the pages of Astonishing X-Men, and it isn’t surprising to see the Green Lantern make an appearance in a […]

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Lamenting the Death of the STAR WARS Expanded Universe

The release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens was highly anticipated, but many dedicated fans of the franchise were also somewhat shaken by the announcement that the Star Wars Expanded Universe would be rebranded as Star Wars Legends. It wasn’t the rebranding itself that caused a fuss, but rather the news that the former EU […]

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DEADPOOL Unleashes His Inner Macauley Culkin with New Battle Plan

Ryan Reynolds gives Twitter-users a look at the lighter side of his comedic anti-hero with this new battle plan. Deadpool may not release until February, but that hasn’t stopped the actor portraying the fast-talking killer from unleashing his holiday spirit. The internet is currently celebrating #12DaysOfDeadpool, a run of online promotional materials featuring the edgy […]

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