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That New DC Comics Origin For The Joker in Walmart Batman Giant #5

That New DC Comics Origin For The Joker in Walmart Batman Giant #5

Last week we talked about how the new Batman Giant #5, in Walmarts as of last weekend, was promising a new origin of The Joker Now, I am far, far away from the nearest Walmart, and there is no sign of Batman Giant #5 coming to comic book stores, or even digital comics, any time[...]

The Joker Gets a New Origin in Batman Giant #5 in Walmart

The Joker Gets a New Origin in Batman Giant #5 in Walmart

The Joker's origin has, intentionally, been left a little vague over the years with competition versions of the story in various Batman comic books The Three Jokers looks to delineate that a little But are we getting a new version?Batman Giant #5 came to Walmart this weekend Just as Batman Giant #4 was getting to[...]

Brave New World: Hannah John-Kamen Kylie Bunbury 3 More Join USA Network Series Adapt

"Brave New World: Hannah John-Kamen, Kylie Bunbury, 3 More Join USA Network Series Adapt

USA Network's series take on Aldous Huxley's 1932 novel Brave New World has added five more to the cast, with Kylie Bunbury (When They See Us), Hannah John-Kamen (Killjoys), Sen Mitsuji (Origin), Joseph Morgan (Animal Kingdom), and Nina Sosanya (Killing Eve) set to join the series The new additions join previously-announced leads Alden Ehrenreich, Jessica Brown[...]


Electronic Arts No Longer Offering Free Games Through Origin

Electronic Arts No Longer Offering Free Games Through Origin

If you've been enjoying getting free games through Electronic Arts' Origin program, you should be made aware that it's no longer going to do so The work originally spread from Polygon, who saw that the company was quietly trying to slip the decision under the radar by taking out the "On the House" program, but[...]


Dead Space and King of Fighters 2002 are Free Today for PC Players

Dead Space and King of Fighters 2002 are Free Today for PC Players

The first of EA's best horror series is free to download right now on Origin Yes, you can get Dead Space for free right now.You can head here to add the game to your account It's always nice when EA lets you pick up a game for free, and if you haven't played it, Dead Space should be one[...]

EAs Fe Will Launch in February for PC Xbox One PS4 and Nintendo Switch

EA's Fe Will Launch in February for PC, Xbox One, PS4, and Nintendo Switch

Electronic Arts has announced that their EA Originals title Fe will launch worldwide on February 16th for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and even on PC with Origin. Developed by the award-winning Swedish studio Zoink Games, Fe is an imaginative open world platformer where players will embark on a wordless adventure, exploring and unearthing the[...]

Origin Review: Robert Langdon Goes Sci-Fi In Dan Browns Newest Novel

Origin Review: Robert Langdon Goes Sci-Fi In Dan Brown's Newest Novel

Three of the five books in the series have been turned into films: The Da Vinci Code, Angels & Demons, and the most recent film, Inferno.The fifth book in the series, Origin, came out at the beginning of October and once again featured Langdon being pulled into a life-and-death situation alongside a beautiful, exotic woman where only[...]

Origin: YouTube Red Launching Sc-Fi Series From The Crown Producers

Origin: YouTube Red Launching Sc-Fi Series From 'The Crown' Producers

Space is about to get a little more crowded, as YouTube Red has acquired the rights to sci-fi thriller Origin from Left Bank and Midnight Radio in association with CiTVC and Sony Pictures Television-International Production. The streaming service is set to release the 10-episode series some time in 2018.Created, written and exec produced by Mika Watkins, Origin finds[...]

Rewriting Jason Todds Origin Back To Stealing Batmobile Wheels In DC Rebirth

Rewriting Jason Todd's Origin Back To Stealing Batmobile Wheels In DC Rebirth

As we said, it's a relaunch with a modicum of reboot.Newsarama has run preview pages from two DC Rebirth titles yesterday and it looks like a number of Rebirth previews will be rolling out across DC Comics' media partner sites. Red Hood And The Outlaws: Rebirth #1 is rewriting Jason Todd's origin back to the post-Crisis[...]

Ed Luces Wuvable Oaf Gets A Sequel About His Origin For 2016

Ed Luce's Wuvable Oaf Gets A Sequel About His Origin For 2016

Wuvable Oaf was on a number of 2015 Best Of Comics lists. The Fantagraphics collection of Ed Luce's self published comics featuring an almost-naked hairy wrestling character initially created as a paper doll got nominated for an Ignatz Award and a Diamond Gem Award. And it's getting another one as well, in time for next year's lists… […]

Batman Arkhams Batgirl Gets A New Origin In Batgirl/Harley Quinn #1

Batman Arkham's Batgirl Gets A New Origin In Batgirl/Harley Quinn #1

Dark Knight III: The Last Crusade may have shrink in size from 64 pages for $7.99 to 48 pages for $6.99.Well, Batman: Arkham Knight - Batgirl/Harley Quinn #1 is getting an extra 10 pages of story for a new origin of Batgirl in the Batman: Arkham universe, from Tim Seeley, Matthew Clark and Wade von Grawbadger[...]


PSA: Origin Accounts Being Renamed To EA Accounts

PSA: Origin Accounts Being Renamed To EA Accounts

This is just a bit of a heads up.If you use Origin, EA's online PC platform, things are going to go through a few minor changes over the next few days If you notice that your 'Origin account' becomes an 'EA account' don't freak out This is all planned The company has announced that this[...]

This Origin Spring Sale Has Great Deals Like Half Off Dragon Age: Inquistion

This Origin Spring Sale Has Great Deals Like Half Off Dragon Age: Inquistion

I'd encourage you to take a look and see if anything takes your fancy.Thanks to Destructoid for the break down.Dragon AgeDragon Age: Inquisition Digital Deluxe (Origin) — $34.99  (list price $70) Dragon Age: Inquisition (Origin) — $29.99  (list price $60) Dragon Age Origins: Ultimate Edition (Origin) — $14.99  (list price $30) Dragon Age 2 (Origin) — $9.99  (list[...]

Play The Sims 4 For Free Over The Next 48 Hours

Play The Sims 4 For Free Over The Next 48 Hours

Right now you can download the game without charge as part of the Origin Game Time program and play until Sunday All saves are carried over in case you want to pick up the game at a later date an not lose progress I'm surprised The Sims 4 was specifically chosen because some players might come[...]

PSA: Theme Hospital Is Free On Origin Right Now

PSA: Theme Hospital Is Free On Origin Right Now

EA are giving the game away for free on Origin right now All you need to do is sign up or in to an Origin account and you'll be able to claim the game to keep Forever.I'm going to do that just now, so now when the day come and I want to run a[...]

Wolverines Brother Dog To Return As The Biggest New X-Villain In Years

Wolverine's Brother Dog To Return As "The Biggest New X-Villain In Years"

Wolverine's brother, Dog Logan, as first seen in the Origin series ,was last seen properly in the time-travelling epic Astonishing Spider-Man & Wolverine #6, in which he travels from the past to the present at the very end of the story.He was then briefly seen in Wolverine #304, checking out the new Jean Grey school[...]

Swipe File: Wolverine And The Wolf Gift

Swipe File: Wolverine And The Wolf Gift

It was swiped from the Comic Journal who originally ran this column, as well as the now defunct Swipe Of The Week website.Anne Rice Vs Joe Quesada Who'll win?In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences or[...]