Archie Comics kills off a beloved character, while Marvel introduces an all-new Thor and all-new Captain America. Listen as Drewtos and MissGhoulez discuss their thoughts on all this and more in this week’s short episode of The Final Five Podcast.
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More Avengers: Age of Ultron Plot Details
Thanks to Entertainment Weekly‘s recent magazine coverage of Marvel’s upcoming The Avengers: Age of Ultron, more and more information about the closely guarded plot has emerged. Joss Whedon spoke about the Big Bad and title character of the film, Ultron (James Spader), as well as those characters who will be fighting on his side. Spoilers ahead!
First of all, who is Ultron? In the movie, Ultron…
Daredevil Casts Deborah Ann Woll as Karen Page
More and more casting news is being revealed for Marvel’s first Netflix series Daredevil. The latest addition is Deborah Ann Woll, best known for her role in True Blood.
Woll will be playing Karen Page, the love interest for Dardevil’s alter ego Matt Murdock. In the comic books, Karen was the secretary at Murdock’s law firm and was his longest running romantic interest. No further details have…
Marvel Announces Release Dates for 5 New Movies
Marvel always likes to plan ahead. Right from the start with the first Iron Man, they planted the seed for what would become known as Phase One, the series of superhero movies leading up to The Avengers. And ever since, they have been on a roll, plotting out Phase Two, which will culminate with The Avengers: Age of Ultron in May of 2015. Marvel’s ultimate plan is to have three Avengers films, at…
'Prison Break' Alum Wentworth Miller Cast In 'The Flash'
Wentworth Miller / Captain Cold
The Flash has added another villain to appear in its premiere season. Wentworth Miller, who played the lead role on FOX’s Prison Break, has been cast as Leonard Snart, also known as Captain Cold. This news broke during The Flash panel at the Television Critics Association’s semi-annual press tour.
In the comics, Leonard Snart/Captain Cold is the leader of The…
Comics Signed by John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson
Got to meet John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson a yesterday, July 17th at midtowncomics. Here’s what I got signed.
- Superman #32 signed by John Romita Jr. & Klaus Janson
- Batwoman #33 (Klaus Janson Variant) signed by Klaus Janson
- Gambit (1997) #1-3 signed by Klaus Janson
- Iron Man #149 (Reprint) signed by John Romita Jr.
- Kick-Ass Vol. 1 HC signed by John Romita Jr. & Mark Millar
Marvel Comics Announces ‘Superior Iron Man’
With the recent announcements of an all-new Thor and all-new Captain America, it seems Marvel Comics is making a couple of major changes to some of their A-list characters. Iron Man is now the latest Marvel hero to go through a major transition in Marvel’s upcoming title Superior Iron Man, beginning this November. Take a look at Marvel’s official press release below for all…
Guardians of the Galaxy: The Universal Weapon - Trailer
Available for iDevices, Android & Windows Phone
Join Star-Lord, Rocket, Groot, Gamora and Drax in an all-new mobile game—Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Universal Weapon! Jump into battle to help the Guardians recover the five pieces of The Universal Weapon before it falls into the hands of the villainous Ronan the Accuser!
Marvel Comics Unveils All-New Captain America
Sam Wilson / Captain America
Following the exciting news of an all-new Thor, Marvel Comics has now revealed details on an all-new Captain America. In the current comics written by Rick Remender, Steve Rogers/Captain America has lost the super serum that gives him superhuman qualities. As a result he has rapidly aged 65 years. Not being physically able to continue as Captain America someone else…
New Guardians of the Galaxy TV Spots
It won’t be long now before we can finally see just how exciting a movie featuring a talking raccoon and his tree side-kick can be. But as we wait for Guardians of the Galaxy to finally arrive in theaters, we have some new TV spots to keep us satiated.
These two new teasers give us a glimpse at the origins of some of the characters. This first one focuses on Peter Quill, aka Star-Lord, and though…
Fantastic Four Reboot Not Based on Comics?
There’s not much we can say for certainty about the upcoming Fantastic Four reboot. Even the reveal of the main cast members was never done officially, it was just gradually revealed through sources and by the actors themselves. Also, it was originally stated that the series was going be in a shared universe with the X-Men films, but then later one of the producers took that back. Most of what we…
Entertainment Weekly has released a bunch of new stills from Avengers: Age of Ultron. Check out Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Don Cheadle, and director Joss Whedon all on set.
Ultron, the main antagonist in Marvel’s upcoming Avengers sequel, will be on the cover of an upcoming issue of Entertainment alongside Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man and Chris Evans’ Captain America. Check it out!