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Arrow Producer Greg Berlanti Talks Black Canary’s Early Days

By Josh Epstein

Greg Berlanti, the man behind Smallville, Arrow, The Flash, and the forthcoming Supergirl series from CBS, spent some time talking about next week’s highly anticipated “Canaries” episode of Arrow. With Laurel Lance taking her first steps into the world of

PREVIEWS: First Look at Marvel’s SILK #1 from Robbie Thompson and Stacey Lee

By Josh Epstein

After the addition of a heretofore-unknown sister character to the Spider-Man universe in Cindy “Silk” Moon, the House of Ideas has taken the next step in debuting a standalone title for the character. Writer Robbie Thompson, who has written for

TV REVIEW: The Flash 1.10 “Revenge of the Rogues”

By Josh Epstein

After a long, cold, winter hiatus, Barry Allen and his crew of intrepid scientists returned tonight in the mid-season premiere of CW’s The Flash. The preshow teaser immediately apparent which dangling threads from the mid-season finale will be touched on in

Watch the SECRET WARS Live Launch!

By Josh Epstein

Marvel SVP and Executive Editor Tom Brevoort and EIC Axel Alonso teamed up today for the official launch of the Secret Wars event in a live press conference at Midtown Comics in New York. Marvel has teased this event for

REVIEW: THE WALKING DEAD #136 Shows How Much People Suck Once They’re Safe

By Josh Epstein

People suck. It’s a general rule of The Walking Dead that nothing good can be allowed to last without some dumb human being either intentionally screwing it up or doing so by virtue of sheer stupidity. This latest issue really

Five DC Ladies Who Deserve Television Shows

By Josh Epstein

With the recent news that Brandon Routh’s Ray “Atom” Palmer may be headed for a CW series of his own and that Vixen will be receiving her own animated, web-only series, its apparent that the network is looking to expand

Uncle Sam Hunts Howard Stark in AGENT CARTER Teaser

By Josh Epstein

It’s been a rough run for Howard Stark. First all of his toys get stolen, now he’s being hunted by the same government he helped to win the war. Check out this latest teaser and be sure to share your

Yondu Goes on a Whistling Tear in DISNEY INFINITY

By Josh Epstein

Disney Infinity has been doing a lot lately to showcase members of the Marvel Universe. The latest addition is the cinematic version of Yondu from this summer’s hit film Guardians of the Galaxy. Once you see this video, you’ll be

The Guardians Meet the X-Men in your First Look at BLACK VORTEX: ALPHA #1

By Josh Epstein

This spring, Marvel Comics will be uniting one of their all-time most popular franchises with their newest runaway sensation as the X-Men come face-to-face with the Guardians of the Galaxy in Black Vortex, an event which will span both book

Marvel Dominates 2014 Comic Book Market

By Josh Epstein

There was one comic book to rule them all in 2014, and that book was Amazing Spider-Man No. 1 from Marvel. The return of Peter Parker after a year-and-a-half hiatus which gave birth to the successful Superior Spider-Man title led

Diamond Distributors Announces 2014 GEM Award Winners

By Josh Epstein

Diamond Comic Distributors, the company which controls virtually all distribution for the comic book marketplace, has announced the winners of the 2014 GEM Awards, selected by comic book retailers. The overall top dog was DC Entertainment, which scored a whopping

ARROW Star Stephen Amell Crowdsources His Next Charity

By Josh Epstein

Stephen Amell, the star of the CW network’s hit show Arrow, raised over 1 million dollars in 2014 to help fund cancer research through a Facebook-driven campaign called F–k Cancer. Amell’s personal page has over 3.1 million likes, more than

REVIEW: THE UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL #1 Knows Exactly How Awesome It Is

By Josh Epstein

  Let’s get one thing straight: Squirrel Girl rocks. For a throwaway cameo character originally introduced in Marvel’s 1991 Marvel Super-Heroes Winter Special and forgotten until she showed up as one of the Great Lakes Avengers, a roster comprised of

DC Comics Unveils the First Look at the All New POWER GIRL!

By Josh Epstein

Today Big 2 publisher DC Comics unveiled the first look at their completely redesigned version of their new Power Girl, in a move which is already causing quite a lot of discussion on forums across the internet. The character description