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Suicide Squad #10 Review: Urgency and Momentum
With Deadshot murdered and Kord finally at their mercy, will the Suicide Squad get their revenge once and for all? One central element of this series has been like a twig caught in your shoe, a nagging weirdness that just doesn't add up Last issue, that concern got cleared up in the most plausible of[...]
Suicide Squad #9 Review: Wildly Entertaining
Wait, no, don't leave, hang on, it's all right! While the idea of the old "Bwa-ha-ha" guy as a manipulative villain type who tried to overthrow a country for profit may seem, on its face, ridiculous, there's more than meets the eye like Mirage hanging out with Hound. Once you get past that one weird bit[...]
The cover of Suicide Squad #7. Credit: DC Comics
It'll read better and make more sense, because this issue is all about Mister Floyd Lawton, who does business under the name Deadshot, and the creative team does everything they possibly can to do right by him. The cover of Suicide Squad #7 Credit: DC Comics Lawton has a full pardon for the many, many horrible bullet[...]
First Appearance Of Liveshot in Today's Suicide Squad - Not In The UK
Zoe Lawton is the daughter of DC Comics character, Deadshot, or Floyd Lawton She was created by Christos N Gage and Steven Cummings, first appearing in Deadshot Vol 2 #1 A time that Deadshot was a little bit tetchy about… well… There was a history there you see Deadshot had been a father. And now he was[...]
DC Creators Discuss Killing Atomic Skull and Deadshot at SDCC
During their DC@Home Day One panel for this year's digital SDCC, DC introduced a panel of creators who gathered to talk about killing two of their characters gleefully: Atomic Skull and Deadshot Editor Jamie S Rich introduced writer Tom Taylor, saying, "He's known for killing…" To which Tom interjected with a gleefully murderous tone, and a glint[...]
Suicide Squad #6 Review: Superbly Entertaining
I'm not gonna lie … it's never ended well." With a wonderful nostalgic twist from Wes Abbott, Bruno Redondo and Adriano Lucas turn in a fight scene that's really, really good that leads to an epic time stalling one-on-one between Batman and Deadshot Just when it gets good, the interaction between the two characters gets even[...]
Suicide Squad #5 Review -- "Real Steel In Its Spine"
Redondo also has a great mastery of the body language of each character — the barely repressed, calculated rage of Osita; the confidence Deadshot has in his aim, the initiative of Jog, and so on All of that is fantastic to see. Tom Taylor's scripting is the king of this kind of characterization, giving, in particular,[...]
Deadshot Aims up His Show With New DC Direct Statue
Deadshot has been out of the spotlight since the demise of Suicide Squad in theaters Floyd has made quite of a name for himself over the years and he defiantly deserves a spot in Batman's Rogues Gallery This is one of five statues for this multi part collectibles piece Deadshot is sporting his classic outfit[...]
REVIEW: Suicide Squad #3 -- "This Issue Is Very Enjoyable"
A deception has been perpetrated against Lok, the angry new handler of Task Force X, and the legacy members (King Shark, Deadshot and Harley Quinn) are trying to catch up as Osita, Fin, Deadly Six, Wink, Thylacine, The Aerie, Jog and Chaos Kitten mostly get chances to distinguish themselves beyond rudimentary displays of power The[...]
Deadshot Is Locked and Loaded With New Prime 1 Studio Statue 
Deadshot is ready to claim his kill with the new Prime 1 Studio Premium DC Comics Statue This statue will have two separate versions available with the Prime 1 exclusive one coming with a third head featuring his classic appearance Both Deadshot statues will feature a special LED light up head that defiantly brings the[...]
Batman and Deadshot Team-Up in Detective Comics in August
Beginning in Detective Comics #1009, the "Take Your Shot" storyline will see Deadshot and Batman team-up! It begins when Batman is concerned that the former villain will revert to his pre-Suicide Squad ways without the influence of Amanda Waller, but it turns out the reason Deadshot came to Gotham City was to seek out Batman's[...]
Idris Elba NOT Playing Deadshot in 'The Suicide Squad'?!?
Most recently Viola Davis– why would Amanda Waller be back if this film isn't connected to the previous one? We digress. Actor Idris ElbaPhoto by Denis Makarenko / The newest bit of information comes from Variety, who now say Idris Elba, thought to be replacing Will Smith as Deadshot in the film, is not actually playing Deadshot. The outlet says[...]
Watch: Trailer For Animated Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay Movie
Today, IGN got the exclusive trailer drop for the upcoming animated feature film Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay.  The film is from Warner Brothers Animation, DC Entertainment, and Warner Brothers Home Entertainment. Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay is an R rated feature following the antics of the current squad- Deadshot, Bronze tiger, Captain Boomerang, Killer Frost, Copperhead,[...]
I've had my fun, let you all know how I feel about the Dark Knight, and was going to just give it a rest until another creative team takes over or there was something worth talking about. Then I heard that Batman #28 has a knockdown-drag-out between two of my favorite DC Comics rogues: Deathstroke the Terminator[...]
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Batman #28 from DC Comics by writer Tom King and artists Mikel Janín and June Chung is the next part in The War of Jokes and Riddles Bat-event, as Bruce continues his post-coital story of his biggest early failure in his career as Batman. This issue features Batman being pushed far enough to almost kill,[...]
DC's Deadshot Vs Deathstroke Should Be A Series
This week's Versus is slightly different in that I think it would make for one hell of a mini-series / graphic novel… I'd happily pay to read a Deadshot vs Deathstroke series done in an over-the-top John Wick style action thriller Both characters have been portrayed as the villain and as the anti-hero and have[...]
Will Smith Circling Tim Burton's Live-Action Dumbo Film
It seems that Will Smith, most recently Deadshot in DC's Suicide Squad, is eyeing a role in Tim Burton's live-action remake of the Disney classic Dumbo The studio is aggressively moving forward on this project with a script by Ehren Kruger, which could be a roadblock in the path as Smith is currently lined up[...]
Everything Wrong With Suicide Squad
Harley Quinn, Deadshot, Boomerang… Warner Bros is still looking for their home run and their Kevin Feige A shame that they don't recognize they already have all of that on television. Here the folks at Cinema Sins point out 20 minutes worth of problems with the film… which may be being kind. can't be loaded because[...]
Warner Bros Developing A Deadshot Spinoff From Suicide Squad? Well…
Now, it seems that Warner Bros may also be developing a Deadshot spinoff starring Will Smith. OR ARE THEY? The news comes from Heroic Hollywood, who write in a headline, "Warner Bros Developing Deadshot Spinoff Movie With Will Smith." In the article itself, they write, "After the success of Suicide Squad, it is being reported by The Hollywood[...]
Squadtroductions For Deadshot, Slipknot and Enchantress
These videos would've been helpful prior to the film's theatrical release being that some of the characters have never really been featured outside of comics… but we're getting them now. Here are the Squadtroducitons for Deadshot, Slipknot and Enchantress. can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Suicide Squad | Squadtroductions – Deadshot | Warner Bros[...]
Has Valiant Already Cast Ninjak With A Familiar Face?
Arrow fans will recognize actor Michael Rowe as Deadshot, long before Will Smith slid on his white helmet But with Suicide Squad's recent film, the television series killed off their version of Floyd Lawton. So how does this get us to Ninjak? Rowe tweeted the following on the 26th. Secret project Announcement coming soon… #Ninja@ValiantComics @BatintheSun —[...]
Don't Threaten Deadshot… New Trailer Focuses On Will Smith's Character
But Smith plays the ultimate hitman, Floyd Lawton or as he's better known as, Deadshot In this video we get a reminder that Lawton is not a nice guy and he doesn't really forgive and forget We also see some of Smith's trademark humor. Suicide Squad opens August 5th. can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled:[...]
11 Suicide Squad Character Clips
These include Deadshot, Harley Quinn, Joker, Amanda Waller, El Diablo, Enchantress, Rick Flag, Katana, Boomerang, Slipknot, and Killer Croc Each has the character moving towards the camera, saying a line form the film and then we hear Ballroom Blitz. Suicide Squad opens August 5th. [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube]   [...]
Six New Photos From Suicide Squad
Here we get a good look at Jai Courtney as Boomerang, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Will Smith as Deadshot, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg, Jay Hernandez as Diablo, Karen Fukuhara as Katana and of course Jared Leto as The Joker Also we see director David Ayer giving some directions to Smith. Suicide Squad opens August[...]