DC's upcoming event was definitely the talk of the weekend here and elsewhere: Zatanna is in her fishnets, The Atom is a woman and Doctor Light is back. Let's see him try his old tricks against Madame Xanadu.. And yes, that's a "he". Some people has been speculating that Light is female, but that's a beard right? Right?
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You'll know more on Monday. We already ran the composite cover of Justice League Of America, Justice League and Justice League Dark that kicks off the Trinity War in the New DCU.
So Bleeding Cool was the first to run the above image yesterday, at 1 am my time, just before I went to bed. Now in the cold light of day, a few elements are worth highlighting.
USA Today have been handed all the info they need from DC about the upcoming Trinity War. And a cover you may have seen a lot of on Bleeding Cool this weekend. Though Bleeding Cool's version from Friday was higher res…
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As it happens, the introduction of Amelia Pond was not contingent on the arrival of the Eleventh Doctor. Speaking to Doctor Who Magazine, Steven Moffat has explained what his basic story arc for series five would have been if David Tennant stayed on and Matt Smith not been recruited.
If you weren't convinced that this show was getting a full series order before, you should be now – there's not much "media planning and buying" to be done without a show to air.
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This summer, DC Comics' signature supergroups enter into a combustible situation when a hero's death causes sparks to fly ? and not in a good way ? among the three teams in the crossover event "Trinity War," which runs six issues over three different Justice League comic books in July and August.
In February, DC Comics saw one of their marketshare figures fall below the psychologically important 30% mark. In March they have fallen further, both now under 30%. DC have a 27.09% share of revenue and 29.88% share of the number of comics sold in the North American direct market. The last time this happened with both figures was in June 2009.
We'd thought that Trinity War might first involve Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman. Then Pandora, The Question and The Phantom Stranger. Now it seems to be Justice League Of America, Justice League and Justice League Dark. Well it do understand it has gone through numerous reinventions. The FCBD teaser didn't even have The JLD in it…