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Krypton: Brainiac (trailer).

February 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
Krypton: Brainiac (trailer).

Here’s a trailer for the Superman prequel series, Krypton, which reveals the big bad for the TV series – aka Brainiac. He’s big, green, mean, and wants to suck your planet dry! You would think that it would be easier to suck uninhabited worlds like Gas Giants or something. Unless you like a challenge?

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Jessica Jones 2nd series, 2nd trailer.

February 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Jessica Jones 2nd series, 2nd trailer.

The superhero without a costume, but with more than a few … issues, is back for her second season on Netflix soon. Here’s the new Jessica Jones trailer. Dark. Dark. Dark. And here’s the blurb: Jessica Jones is a hard-drinking, short-fuse, mess of a woman who is just trying to make a living as a […]

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Comic Book Creator #16 Winter 2018 (magazine review).

February 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Comic Book Creator #16 Winter 2018 (magazine review).

I think the biggest surprise when reading the editorial to the latest ‘Comic Book Creator’ was learning that the famed Flo Steinberg, who ran the Marvel Comics office back in the 1960s, had died. Checking on-line, I found that was July last year. Sister mag, ‘Alter-Ego’ is covering her career later in the year. The […]

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Daredevil: Father by Joe Quesada (graphic novel review).

February 16, 2018 | By | Reply More
Daredevil: Father by Joe Quesada (graphic novel review).

While wandering around my local town centre in December looking for Christmas presents, I happened to find a comicshop. As a treat for myself I bought a paperback edition of the graphic novel ‘Daredevil: Father’ for £14.99. It has been almost four years since I last reviewed a graphic novel and I could kick myself […]

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Wild Cards IV: Aces Abroad edited by George RR Martin (book review).

February 16, 2018 | By | Reply More
Wild Cards IV: Aces Abroad edited by George RR Martin (book review).

After the events of the third ‘Wild Cards’ book, ‘Jokers Wild’, a delegation of Aces and Jokers, led by Senator Gregg Hartmann and Dr. Tachyon are on a United Nations goodwill tour of the world in the fourth book, ‘Aces Abroad’. An undercurrent of this is to purposely quieten New York for a few months […]

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Incredibles 2 (new trailer).

February 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Incredibles 2 (new trailer).

A rather long awaited sequel to the original animated superhero family adventure from Pixar, in the form of the Incredibles 2 movie. In Incredibles 2, Helen (Holly Hunter) is called on to lead a campaign to bring Supers back, while Bob (Craig T. Nelson) navigates the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life at home with Violet […]

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Draw #34 winter 2018 (magazine review).

February 9, 2018 | By | Reply More
Draw #34 winter 2018 (magazine review).

The opening of Draw # 34 has a massive 32 page interview with artist Greg Hildebrandt where he explains how he and his twin brother, Tim, did various creative pursuits before falling into illustration. Doing the poster for 1976 ‘Star Wars’ film at short notice and time sort of cemented themselves into the industry. Mike […]

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Venom movie (first trailer).

February 8, 2018 | By | Reply More
Venom movie (first trailer).

Tom Hardy is the unlucky recipient of some evil black sludge straight out of the X-Files – okay, they probably got inspired by Marvel’s Venom super-creature in the first place. Or did they? Lots of wriggling around on surgical tables after making the mistake of visiting a crashed UFO without a hazmat suit. But will […]

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Jessica Jones season II (trailer).

February 7, 2018 | By | Reply More
Jessica Jones season II (trailer).

Jessica Jones is back on the gum-shoe trail in NY, this time trying to hunt down the deadly secrets behind her own origins story. Who would want to kidnap and experiment on a young survivor of a car crash? I’m guessing it’s the Hand – they’ve got form for this kind of do-do. Has anyone […]

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Deadpool fights Cable (trailer): now, that’s just lazy writing.

February 7, 2018 | By | Reply More
Deadpool fights Cable (trailer): now, that’s just lazy writing.

In case you’ve missed it with all this hippie love-in stuff for the new Black Panther movie, there’s another Deadpool movie on the way. Just to prove it, you stinking little toad, here’s the trailer for Deadpool meeting Cable (actor Josh Brolin, Bro). 

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