Stanley 'Artgerm' Lau DC Poster Portfolio Front Cover

The Artgerm DC Portfolio and Some Brilliant Capitalism

Stanley "Artgerm" Lau is one of the artists who can definitely "move the needle" when it comes to sales for books.  As reported before DC, Marvel, Dynamite, Image, every company that can loves to get him to do variant covers, because they sell.  His Supergirl covers are still hot books, everyone wanted his Punchline variant[...]

Death Metal

Ten Thoughts About Dark Nights: Death Metal #1 (Spoilers)

It posits that the DC Crisis events are a destructive rather than a creative force, getting rid of continuity, where Death Metal celebrates it all Part One, 'It All Matters' underlines this with a big fat marker pen It’s written as a kind of rallying cry for the Comics industry to be proud of what[...]

Flash #755 Review: Song Of Hope And Pugilism

The Flash #755 Review: Song Of Hope And Pugilism

That's mean spirited and brilliant.[caption id="attachment_1220492" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The cover of The Flash #755 published by DC Comics with the creative team of Joshua Williamson, Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, Arif Prianto, and Steve Wands.[/caption]Alas, the actual main conflict with the "god powered" Paradox was a paper tiger, sturm und drang that in effect snapped reality[...]

Stargirl -- "Hourman and Dr. Mid-Nite" -- Image Number: STG105a_0022b.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Brec Bassinger as Courtney Whitmore and Luke Wilson as Pat -- Photo: Jace Downs/The CW -- © 2020 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Stargirl Season 1 Preview: Courtney's JSA Recruitment Drive Continues

Heading into this week's episode of DC Universe and The CW's Stargirl, Courtney's (Brec Bassinger) new Justice Society has a new "plus-one" in the form of Yolanda Montez (Yvette Monreal) aka Wildcat, who has her own heartbreaking backstory for joining the team With this week's "Hourman and Dr Mid-Nite," it's not too much of a[...]

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DMZ Director Ava DuVernay "In Public," Working on HBO Max Pilot?

Ava DuVernay's upcoming adaptation of DC Comics/Vertigo comic book DMZ is one of those series that's been on our radar since it was first announced, and one of the few productions that was lucky enough to finish filming before the COVID-19 pandemic began shutting down television productions around the world But as we all know,[...]

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WWE is Making the Same Mistake That Marvel and DC Did

In fact, WWE has been pursuing and is now doubling down on a strategy that sacrifices the future for profits in the present. How WWE Struggles Parallel Those of Marvel and DC For the past few decades, the comic book industry has relied heavily on short-term profits over any kind of long-term plan to build interest in[...]

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Doom Patrol Season 1 Emoji Recap a Donkey Emoji Short of Perfection

That's the number of days left before the DC Universe and HBO Max's live-action series returns (with three episodes), on Thursday, June 25 (with single episodes releasing for six weeks after that) To get all of us up-to-speed on the first season, the fine folks at the show's Twitter account are offering up episode recaps[...]

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HBO Max Boosts Its DCU TV Side, But Why's Justice League Leaving?

For those who haven't been living under a broadcast network or cable rock for the past several years, you know that streaming services often rotate their programming content every month Some shows and films stop by and stay for a spell, while other shows and films shuffle off to other services (at least for a[...]

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Death Metal Gets Spinoffs in DC Comics September 2020 Solicitations

take a look at DC Comics' September 2020 solicitations, available in comic shops through UCS, Lunar and now Diamond UK...Detective Comics #1027Written By Brian Michael Bendis, Kelly Sue Deconnick, Matt Fraction, Tom King, Grant Morrison, Greg Rucka, Scott Snyder, Mariko Tamaki, Peter J Tomasi, James Tynion IV, Marv Wolfman, And OthersArt By Chris Burnham, Jamal[...]

The Sandman is set for a live-action adaptation on Netflix (Image: DC/WarnerMedia).

Logan Director James Mangold on HBO Sandman Series That Wasn't

Warner Bros' "family member" HBO expressed interest but reportedly passed based on the expected price tag attached.[caption id="attachment_1219596" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Sandman is set for a live-action adaptation on Netflix (Image: DC/WarnerMedia).[/caption]Now, director James Mangold (Ford v Ferrari, Logan) is offering some insight into the HBO deal that wasn't[...]

When DC Left Diamond - Comic Store In Your Future

When DC Left Diamond – Comic Store In Your Future

He writes about DC and Diamond,I am stunned about the recent announcement that DC is leaving Diamond The Diamond monopoly is over I am also saddened by this though most likely not for the reason or reasons you may think.We were kicking butt by being the only seller of DC Comics on Tuesdays in central[...]

Doom Patrol | Season 2 Official Trailer | HBO Max

Doom Patrol Season 2 Trailer: Team's Not Quite Ready for Hell on Earth

Believe it or not, we are only two weeks away from the return of DC Universe and (now) HBO Max's dysfunctional do-gooders Doom Patrol That means it's as good a time as any for an official trailer We already know that Mark Sheppard's (Doctor Who, Supernatural) Willoughby Kipling is set to return, but in the following[...]

Damon Lindelof and Regina King speak on Watchmen winning a Peabody Award (Image: HBO).

Watchmen Wins Peabody Award: Lindelof, King Offer Acceptance Speeches

from news to docs to podcasts to children’s programming For those still sheltering, I highly recommend you check out the list of nominees as it’s chock full of vitamins for your mind and soul We are truly honored to be among such distinguished company, particularly the astonishing WHEN THEY SEE US, the unforgettable UNBELIEVABLE and[...]

Arrow -- "Elseworlds, Part 2" -- Image Number: AR709d_0403r -- Pictured: Ruby Rose as Kate Kane/Batwoman -- Photo: Jack Rowand/The CW -- © 2018 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Batwoman: Caroline Dries on Kate Kane's Fate: "We'll Never Erase Her"

Two days after series creator, executive producer, and showrunner Caroline Dries explained why Batwoman chose to go with a new lead character instead of recasting the role previously held by Ruby Rose, a large number of fans are still taking issue with the move. On social media, some viewers aren't convinced that moving forward with a […]

Stargirl -- "Wildcat" -- Image Number: STG104b_0048b.jpg -- Pictured: Luke Wilson as Pat Dugan -- Photo: Jace Downs/The CW -- © 2020 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Stargirl: Luke Wilson's New Appreciation for Harrison Ford's Han Solo

As if appearing on screen in DC Universe and The CW's Stargirl as none other than Starman wasn't enough, he's also been spending his off-screen time interviewing the cast and creative team about what the experience has been like Following his one-on-ones with character creator and series showrunner Geoff Johns, McHale was able to grab[...]

Supergirl -- "The Bodyguard" -- Image Number: SPG514b_0076r.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Azie Tesfai as Kelly Olsen and Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers -- Photo: Sergei Bachlakov/The CW -- © 2020 The CW Network, LLC. All rights reserved.

Supergirl Star Chyler Leigh Comes Out, Shares Her Personal Journey

Supergirl star Chyler Leigh aka Alex Danvers posted her coming-out story on Monday, sharing the personal journey she took towards embracing her sexual identity that began with her on-screen character coming out during the second season of the popular CW "Arrowverse" series. Leigh's post "Wear Your Pride" appeared on the Create Change website, founded by […]

Supergirl -- "Elseworlds, Part 3" -- Image Number: SPG409a_0784r -- Pictured (L-R): Stephen Amell as Oliver Queen/Green Arrow and Grant Gustin as Barry Allen/The Flash -- Photo: Sergei Bachlakov/The CW -- © 2018 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

The Flash: Stephen Amell Supports Grant Gustin for Being Grant Gustin

After news broke early Monday that The Flash star Hartley Sawyer (Ralph Dibney aka Elongated Man) was fired from The CW's long-running Arrowverse series, showrunner/executive producer Eric Wallace and lead Grant Gustin (Barry Allen aka The Flash) wasted little time sharing their thoughts on the decision. Well, it was more like Wallace shared his thoughts and […]

DC's Stargirl | Joel McHale And Geoff Johns Chat | The CW

Stargirl: Joel McHale and Geoff Johns Talk Starman's Heroism, Humor

Check out the clip below, and see if McHale's got any shot at getting his staff back:[caption id="attachment_1218369" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Behind the scenes with Joel McHale on Stargirl (Image: The CW/DC Universe)[/caption]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EOePCScrbnkIn this week's episode "Wildcat", Courtney starts her JSA recruitment drive with Yolanda Montez (who Courtney met during the last episode; along with Jordan's[...]

The Flash -- "Success Is Assured" -- Image Number: FLA619b_0054b.jpg -- Pictured: Hartley Sawyer as Elongated Man -- Photo: Colin Bentley/The CW -- © 2020 The CW Network, LLC. All rights reserved

The Flash Star Hartley Sawyer Fired for Racist, Misogynistic Tweets

When The Flash returns to work on its sixth season, it will do so without Hartley Sawyer (Ralph Dibney aka Elongated Man). The actor has been fired from The CW's long-running Arrowverse series after a number of tweets from Sawyer's past came to light containing misogynist and racist references. As you can see in the […]

Arrow -- "Elseworlds, Part 2" -- Image Number: AR709d_0403r -- Pictured: Ruby Rose as Kate Kane/Batwoman -- Photo: Jack Rowand/The CW -- © 2018 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Batwoman Showrunner Talks Reasons for Changing Leads, Not Recasting

Less than a week after a casting call notice surfaced signaling that The CW and the producers behind Arrowverse series Batwoman were looking to move on from the character of Kate Kane (previously portrayed by Ruby Rose), series creator, executive producer, and showrunner Caroline Dries confirmed the decision. Speaking at an ATX Festival At Home […]