It's hard not to be excited about what we've seen about Prometheus. From the footage to the photos, interviews to rumors, it all seems to be hitting the right notes. Ridley Scott and Damon Lindelof, please don't let me down.
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But not even that could protect a certain summer blockbuster from geek scorn this week. From the show's pre-title sequence…
As well as Noomi Rapace, front of frame, this latest official image from Prometheus features two… well, see for yourself. Click through on the image to make it full size for a really good look.
The Definitely Not Coordinated With Stephen Colbert Super PAC has released a new ad, ahead of Stephen Colbert trying to run for Republican candidate in the South Carolina primary, even though he's not actually on the ballot and they don't accept write-in votes. Entitled Attack In B Minor For Strings, the release states;
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I asked an intellectual property lawyer about the seeming similarity. He told me;
Well, this symbol has now been submitted for trademark protection. It is meant to be the letter D flipping back to show the letter C. It looks like it may just be a new logo for DC Comics. There's no colour, because no colour is being applied for trademark. So it could be any and every colour.
Well, Ariel Olivetti, who recently managed to get out of his two year Marvel exclusive contract, seems to have confirmed the project, and his involvement, posting on Facebook;