Oh, you didn’t think Hot Toys was going to let the Merc with a Mouth get his own movie and not get a highly-articulated sixth-scale figure to go along with it, did you? I mean, it’s not like anyone actually likes Deadpool and is anticipating this movie with any kind of fervor at all. Then again, Ant-Mangot a number of figures from Hot Toys, and Deadpool is easily as mildly popular as that guy who...

  • January 05, 2016
  • Luke Brown

Hope You've Been Saving All Your Milk Money for Hot Toys' Deadpool Figure

Oh, you didn’t think Hot Toys was going to let the Merc with a Mouth get his own movie and not get a highly-articulated sixth-scale figure to go along with it, did you? I mean, it’s not like anyone actually likes Deadpool and is anticipating this movie with any kind of fervor at all. Then again, Ant-Man got a number...

Although cosplay has been present for decades within the comics, anime, and sci-fi/fantasy fandoms, social media has played an integral role in the thriving communities of costuming that exist, such as Cosplay.com and the Superhero Costuming Forum. Over the years, the cosplay community has evolved into a creative outlet for many fans to establish and showcase some impressive feats of homemade...

  • January 05, 2016
  • Betty Felon

Best Cosplay Ever (This Week): Psylocke, Asajj Ventress, Harley Quinn, Mysterio and More

Although cosplay has been present for decades within the comics, anime, and sci-fi/fantasy fandoms, social media has played an integral role in the thriving communities of costuming that exist, such as Cosplay.com and the Superhero Costuming Forum. Over the years, the cosplay community has evolved into a creative outlet for many fans to establish and showcase some impressive feats of homemade disguise, craftsmanship, and sartorial...

Ranger Station Episode 18: Green With Evil, Part II

With 800 episodes over the course of 22 years, the Power Rangers television show is arguably the single most successful live-action superhero franchise of all time, and certainly one of the strangest. Adapted from Japan’s long-running Super Sentai series, created by manga legend Shotaro Ishinomori, the Power Rangers combined the giant robots and monsters of their Japanese counterpart with a...

  • January 05, 2016
  • Chris Sims

Ranger Station Episode 18: Green With Evil, Part II

With 800 episodes over the course of 22 years, the Power Rangers television show is arguably the single most successful live-action superhero franchise of all time, and certainly one of the strangest. Adapted from Japan’s long-running Super Sentai series, created by manga legend Shotaro Ishinomori, the Power Rangers combined the giant robots and monsters of their Japanese counterpart with a completely different set of secret...

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Si Spurrier and Ryan Kelly return to Image in 2016 for a new ongoing series called Cry Havoc. Mixing modern-day warfare with mythological monsters, the series is primarily set in the Middle East, where it follows the story of a woman, Louise, who has a few… secrets. You see, Louise is a bit of a werewolf.

There’s also a further wrinkle to the comic, which plays a huge role in the story. With the...

  • January 05, 2016
  • Steve Morris

Si Spurrier and Ryan Kelly Unleash the Wolves of War for 'Cry Havoc' [Interview]

Si Spurrier and Ryan Kelly return to Image in 2016 for a new ongoing series called Cry Havoc. Mixing modern-day warfare with mythological monsters, the series is primarily set in the Middle East, where it follows the story of a woman, Louise, who has a few… secrets. You see, Louise is a bit of a werewolf. There’s also a further wrinkle...

Joss Whedon Agents of SHIELD Coulson Marvel TVMarvel / ABC / Kevin Winter, Getty Images

A ways back, Avengers director and ex-Marvel mainstay Joss Whedon seemed to cast shade at ABC’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. over Coulson’s resurrection, despite he himself directing the pilot, noting that movies would consider the character dead. Now, Whedon clarifies his comments, denying he regrets keeping Clark Greggin his badass role, even as Marvel TV...

  • January 04, 2016
  • Kevin Fitzpatrick

Joss Whedon Defends 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Comments, Says Marvel TV Gets 'Leftovers'

Marvel / ABC / Kevin Winter, Getty Images A ways back, Avengers director and ex-Marvel mainstay Joss Whedon seemed to cast shade at ABC’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. over Coulson’s resurrection, despite he himself directing the pilot, noting that movies would consider the character dead. Now, Whedon clarifies his comments, denying he regrets keeping Clark Gregg in his badass role, even...

The Flash Robbie Amell Earth 2 Firestorm PhotoThe CW

The Flash Season 2’s focus on another Earth has allowed any number of expired characters to return, leaving Robbie Amell’s Ronnie Raymond a prime candidate after the October premiere. Now, new set photos have revealed Amell’s return as his fiery alter-ego, but are we seeing Earth-2, or something more complex?

You’re warned of potential spoilers for 2016 episodes of The Flashfrom here on...

  • January 04, 2016
  • Kevin Fitzpatrick

'Flash' Set Photos Reveal First Look at Robbie Amell's Fiery Return

The CW The Flash Season 2’s focus on another Earth has allowed any number of expired characters to return, leaving Robbie Amell’s Ronnie Raymond a prime candidate after the October premiere. Now, new set photos have revealed Amell’s return as his fiery alter-ego, but are we seeing Earth-2, or something more complex? You’re warned of potential spoilers for 2016 episodes...

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The 12 Days of Deadpool may have ended on Christmas Day with the reveal of those red and green band trailers, but that hasn’t stopped 20th Century Fox from dropping new images and details almost daily since then. Today brings a few more images, including one of Morena Baccarin, as well as a report on the official runtime of the Merc With a Mouth’s R-rated solo outing.

The new...

  • January 04, 2016
  • Britt Hayes

'Deadpool' Debuts Three New Images, Official Runtime Reportedly Revealed

20th Century Fox The 12 Days of Deadpool may have ended on Christmas Day with the reveal of those red and green band trailers, but that hasn’t stopped 20th Century Fox from dropping new images and details almost daily since then. Today brings a few more images, including one of Morena Baccarin, as well as a report on the official runtime...

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Earlier today we posted Disney’s new behind-the-scenes featurette from the super-secret set of Captain America: Civil War, but how about some intel from someone who has already seen the film? Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has not only had the pleasure of seeing Civil War (or at least an early cut of it), but he thinks it’s one of the best Marvel movies…ever.

Gunn hosted...

  • January 03, 2016
  • Britt Hayes

James Gunn Says 'Captain America: Civil War' Is 'One of the Best Marvel Movies Ever'

Marvel Earlier today we posted Disney’s new behind-the-scenes featurette from the super-secret set of Captain America: Civil War, but how about some intel from someone who has already seen the film? Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has not only had the pleasure of seeing Civil War (or at least an early cut of it), but he thinks it’s one of...

X Men Apocalypse20th Century Fox

A new year brings lots of new movies to look forward to, like X-Men: Apocalypse, the third film in the current X-Men trilogy, which features both familiar mutants and new additions — like Olivia Munn as Psylocke, the sword-wielding super-villain who teams up with Oscar Isaac’s Apocalypse as one of his nefarious four horsemen. The actress has shared a new photo of herself in...

  • January 03, 2016
  • Britt Hayes

'X-Men: Apocalypse' Star Olivia Munn Offers New Set Photo of Psylocke

20th Century Fox A new year brings lots of new movies to look forward to, like X-Men: Apocalypse, the third film in the current X-Men trilogy, which features both familiar mutants and new additions — like Olivia Munn as Psylocke, the sword-wielding super-villain who teams up with Oscar Isaac’s Apocalypse as one of his nefarious four horsemen. The actress has...

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Whose side will you be on when Captain America: Civil Warhits theaters next May? That’s the big question in this brief behind-the-scenes video from the Disney Channel — will you side with Tony Stark and the government, or go rogue with Captain America? From what we’ve seen in the trailers, there won’t be any clear winner in this battle, but if we...

  • January 03, 2016
  • Britt Hayes

'Captain America: Civil War' Takes You Behind the Scenes in New Featurette

[embedded content]Subscribe to ComicsAlliance on Whose side will you be on when Captain America: Civil War hits theaters next May? That’s the big question in this brief behind-the-scenes video from the Disney Channel — will you side with Tony Stark and the government, or go rogue with Captain America? From what we’ve seen in the trailers, there won’t be any...

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Marvel’s Agent Carter hasn’t been particularly gun-shy with footage of the second season, even announcing certain surprise returns, though one face has remained curiously absent. No longer, as Dominic Cooper’s Howard Stark pops up for the first time in Season 2 with a new New Year’s promo for Peggy’s big move.

However brief, future Preacherstar...

  • January 02, 2016
  • Kevin Fitzpatrick

Howard Stark Says Hello in 'Agent Carter' Season 2 New Year's Promo

[embedded content]Subscribe to ComicsAlliance on Marvel’s Agent Carter hasn’t been particularly gun-shy with footage of the second season, even announcing certain surprise returns, though one face has remained curiously absent. No longer, as Dominic Cooper’s Howard Stark pops up for the first time in Season 2 with a new New Year’s promo for Peggy’s big move. However brief, future Preacher...

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CBS’ Supergirl didn’t exactly leave 2015 in a good place, and 2016 isn’t looking particularly better by the first clips of Kara’s January return “Blood Bonds.” Not only is Cat Grant still hot on the trail of her secret identity, but the Kryptonian baddie Non also appears to have Hank Henshaw in dire straits.

Our first full sneak peeks of January 4...

  • January 01, 2016
  • Kevin Fitzpatrick

First 'Supergirl' 2016 Clips See Non vs. The Martian Manhunter

[embedded content]Subscribe to ComicsAlliance on CBS’ Supergirl didn’t exactly leave 2015 in a good place, and 2016 isn’t looking particularly better by the first clips of Kara’s January return “Blood Bonds.” Not only is Cat Grant still hot on the trail of her secret identity, but the Kryptonian baddie Non also appears to have Hank Henshaw in dire straits. Our...

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Many fans seem to agree that the Thor films are the weaker installments in the MCU, which should make Marvel president Kevin Feige’s latest comments about Thor: Ragnarok seem fairly promising. For starters, Feige says the new sequel will be “totally different” from its predecessors, and you shouldn’t expect the mighty thunder god to spend much time hanging out on Earth.

As has been...

  • January 01, 2016
  • Britt Hayes

'Thor: Ragnarok' Will Be 'Totally Different' From the Last Two 'Thor' Films

Marvel Many fans seem to agree that the Thor films are the weaker installments in the MCU, which should make Marvel president Kevin Feige’s latest comments about Thor: Ragnarok seem fairly promising. For starters, Feige says the new sequel will be “totally different” from its predecessors, and you shouldn’t expect the mighty thunder god to spend much time hanging out...

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Today’s big rumor sprung up seemingly out of nowhere — okay, not totally out of nowhere, but it did raise a few eyebrows and maybe get a few hopes up as reports began circulating that Creed director Ryan Coogler has been confirmed to direct Marvel’s Black Panther. Hold your horses, because Coogler hasn’t been confirmed for T’Challa’s solo film… yet.

Earlier today, The Vergereported that...

  • January 01, 2016
  • Britt Hayes

Rumor Buster: 'Creed' Director Ryan Coogler Isn't Confirmed for 'Black Panther'…Yet

Marvel Today’s big rumor sprung up seemingly out of nowhere — okay, not totally out of nowhere, but it did raise a few eyebrows and maybe get a few hopes up as reports began circulating that Creed director Ryan Coogler has been confirmed to direct Marvel’s Black Panther. Hold your horses, because Coogler hasn’t been confirmed for T’Challa’s solo film… yet....

Agent Carter Season 2 SynopsisMarvel / ABC

The State of the Union address pushed our Season 2 reunion with Agent Carter back a few weeks (Thanks, Obama!), but a lengthy new synopsis for Peggy’s trip west should make up the difference. Find out what brings Agent Carter to Los Angeles, and what major villain makes a surprise return in the first full synopsis for the January 19 premiere!

Where the most recent Agent CarterSeason 2...

  • January 01, 2016
  • Kevin Fitzpatrick

Full 'Agent Carter' Season 2 Synopsis Reveals a Major Return

Marvel / ABC The State of the Union address pushed our Season 2 reunion with Agent Carter back a few weeks (Thanks, Obama!), but a lengthy new synopsis for Peggy’s trip west should make up the difference. Find out what brings Agent Carter to Los Angeles, and what major villain makes a surprise return in the first full synopsis for...

Yearender: The Most Promising New Comics Coming in 2016

It’s the end of the year! We made it through 2015, a year that brought all kinds of new, weird and brilliant comics into our lives. It’s been a huge year for the industry, with the arrival of several new publishers, multiple new digital publishing concepts, and a whole slew of creative talent pushing themselves into the spotlight. With so much...

Boom Studios had an impressive 2015, thanks to a stong roster of new titles by exceptionally talented creators — with standouts that include Welcome Back, The Fiction, Cognetic, Curb Stomp, Diesel, The Spire, Wild’s End, and… well, you get the picture. It was a good year.

Tthat must come as a relief to the publisher, because this was also Boom’s tenthyear in the business, and that put those folks...

  • January 01, 2016
  • Andrew Wheeler

Boom's Big Year: Looking Back At Boom's 10th Anniversary Covers

Boom Studios had an impressive 2015, thanks to a stong roster of new titles by exceptionally talented creators — with standouts that include Welcome Back, The Fiction, Cognetic, Curb Stomp, Diesel, The Spire, Wild’s End, and… well, you get the picture. It was a good year. Tthat must come as a relief to the publisher, because this was also Boom’s tenth...

Hellboy in Hell, Dark Horse Comics

Since 2012, Hellboy has been making his way through the afterlife, but next year, it looks like his time in Hell is coming to an end. In an interview at Vulture, Mike Mignola revealed that Hellboy In Hell, the latest chapter of the ongoing narrative chronicling the life (and death) of the BPRD’s most celebrated agent, will end at #10, and that he has no immediate plans for another comics project...

  • January 01, 2016
  • Chris Sims

'Hellboy In Hell' Comes To An End In 2016

Since 2012, Hellboy has been making his way through the afterlife, but next year, it looks like his time in Hell is coming to an end. In an interview at Vulture, Mike Mignola revealed that Hellboy In Hell, the latest chapter of the ongoing narrative chronicling the life (and death) of the BPRD’s most celebrated agent, will end at #10, and...

'Voracious' Is The Dinosaur Cooking Comic You've Been Missing [Preview]

Every now and then, a comic comes along with a premise that is so fantastic, so pure, that you just have to stop and appreciate it for its simple beauty; so simple and perfect that you can’t believe it has never happened before. And friends, Markisan Naso and Jason Muhr’s Voracious is one of those books, because Voracious is a book about a chef...

Jessica Jones Costume DesignMarvel / Netflix

As much as Marvel’s Netflix Jessica Jones made it clear from the get-go the series wasn’t interested in a traditional costumed superhero approach, Jessica formed a memorable style all her own, with few deviations throughout the 13 episodes. Now, costume designer Stephanie Maslansky explains the process of Jessica Jones’ look, as well if the character actually owned more than one...

  • January 01, 2016
  • Kevin Fitzpatrick

Here's Why 'Jessica Jones' Only Wore One (Iconic) Outfit All Series

Marvel / Netflix As much as Marvel’s Netflix Jessica Jones made it clear from the get-go the series wasn’t interested in a traditional costumed superhero approach, Jessica formed a memorable style all her own, with few deviations throughout the 13 episodes. Now, costume designer Stephanie Maslansky explains the process of Jessica Jones’ look, as well if the character actually owned...