Don't Use Real Phone Numbers In Your Comics – The Jim Shooter Files

Last October's MCM London Comic Con had Jim Shooter as a guest. Former teenage writer of Legion Of Super-Heroes, Editor-In-Chief of Marvel Comics, writer of Secret Wars, founder of Valiant Entertainment, Defiant Comics and Broadway Comics, he is the co-creator of co-creator of Star Brand, Parasite, Archer & Armstrong, Eternal Warrior, Harbinger, Rai, Shadowman and X-O Manowar. Shooter had many, many tales to tell […]

"Micronauts" Rolls Snake Eyes, Bumps to 2021

"Micronauts" Rolls Snake Eyes, Gets Bumped to 2021

Micronauts, the movie that is being made for me, and me only, has been bumped back to June of 2021 by Paramount Pictures. The good news? A June release date is a pretty bold decision for a movie studio to make for an untried property, especially one that hasn't been terribly relevant for at least […]

Micronauts Animated Series Coming in 2019

Following last week's news that Paramount and Hasbro have set a 2020 release date for a Micronauts movie, a sales guide on Hasbro's website reveals that the Micronauts are also coming to the world of animated series the year prior. Targeting 6-11 year olds, the new series will launch with 26 22-minute episodes in 2019. […]

Micronauts, Untitled Hasbro "Event" Film Get Release Dates

Following up on the release date for the upcoming GI Joe Reboot, Paramount has set dates for more upcoming geek-favorite properties in their new Hasbro universe. First up, Micronauts, which will hit theaters on October 16, 2020, following GI Joe's March 2020 release. Originally based on the licensed Japanese toy line Microman, Micronauts was given […]

Christos Gage and Paolo Villanelli Team Up Rom & The Micronauts For IDW In December

We've known that coming out of IDW's First Strike super-mega-crossover event, we'd be getting a comic called Rom & The Micronauts, because it was included in the First Strike checklist, but now we've got the first details for the book, which hits stores in December. Christos Gage will write with art by Paolo Villanelli and covers […]

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Revolution From IDW And Hasbro Gets An Awesome SDCC Figure Mega-Set

Revolution, the cross-over event from IDW involving all of the various Hasbro properties from last year, showed all of us what a shared universe with all of them would look like. Hasbro has been working diligently to bring them all together in film-form as well, but for now we have the Revolutionaries title coming monthly, […]

IDW's 'First Strike' To Disrupt Comics Industry With Reader-Friendly Crossover Event

Comic book publisher IDW announced plans today to make its upcoming super-mega-crossover event First Strike accessible to readers, sending shockwaves throughout the industry. Traditional wisdom holds that comic book super-mega-crossover events should be as impenetrable as possible, repelling readers with jacked up prices, dozens of tie-in issues, companion series, one-shots, and an intricate publishing timeline […]

Greg Pak's Run On The Incredible Hulk Was Dedicated To Bill Mantlo

As the final hours tick down on the Swords of the Swashbucklers kickstarter project, we've got one more interview. This time we talk to Planet Hulk writer Greg Pak about the influences Bill Mantlo had on him as a comic fan and then as a writer. The writer explains exactly how Mantlo's time on the Hulk […]

Marc Guggenheim On The Influence Of Bill Mantlo

Marc Guggenheim has his hands in both of the big comic book universes. On the comic side he is currently writing X-Men: Gold for Marvel, while on the DC side he is one of the driving forces behind the Arroverse series on the CW and co-showrunner on Arrow. Turns out that he is also a […]

So That's What IDW's Revolution Is About…

Remember back in April there was a secret IDW summit called Revolution, we did a write-up about it at the time. Turns out Revolution is a cross over event that pulls together all of the Hasbro based comics into one big story: GI Joe, Transformers, M.A.S.K., Micronauts, ROM and Action Man. Revolution is a five-part […]

Michael Chabon And Brian K. Vaughan To Chart The Hasbro Cinematic Universe

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay's Micheal Chabon and Saga's Brian K. Vaughn will help bring ROM to the screen. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Hasbro has assembled its writers room to create a cinematic universe for its toylines with Chabon and Vaughn as just two of the writers tasked with making brands like […]

G.I. Joe, Micronauts, M.A.S.K., ROM And Visionaries To Become A Cinematic Universe

Paramount Pictures and Hasbro's Allspark Pictures are doubling down on their cinematic universes with the announcement that Hasbro brands M.A.S.K., Micronauts, Visionaries and ROM will join the G.I. Joe movie universe. The companies have already planned a cinematic universe for The Transformers series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, a writers' room will be assembled to […]

Take A Look At Classic Covenant Vehicles In Halo 5

The Covenant mainstay vehicles in Halo have been largely untouched for several games. They get slight tweaks here and there, but a Banshee is a Banshee is a Banshee. A lot of them have seen somewhat of an overhaul in Halo 5 though. In a new post at Halo Waypoint, 343 show off the new […]