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superman: legacy
Earlier this week, we reported that a production/industry listing confirmed filming on DC Studios Co-CEO James Gunn's Superman: Legacy would begin on March 4, 2024 – with the film being eyed for a Summer 2025 release Earlier today, Gunn took to Threads to essentially confirm the start month But first, Gunn made it clear that[...]
Amazing Spider-Man #1 (Marvel, 1963), Showcase #4 (DC, 1956), Brave and the Bold #28 (DC, 1960).
It looks like 2024 will get an early start on the record books in terms of vintage comic book sales, as Heritage Auctions has just announced a shock-and-awe slate of high-end comics will be hitting the auction block in their 2024 January 11 – 14 Comics & Comic Art Signature® Auction #7358.  Offerings include the[...]
superman: legacy
By now, we all know that DC Studios Co-CEO James Gunn's Superman: Legacy will be hitting the big screens in Summer 2025 And over the past few months, we've been treated to some big casting news – despite the restrictions that impacted the entertainment industry over the course of a good chunk of the year[...]
Cover image for Superman #7
Fans keep pressuring James Gunn to reveal whether there should be read trunks in Superman: Legacy The most hotly contested and controversial topic about Superman in the last fifteen or twenty years has been his red trunks Should Superman keep wearing his underwear on the outside? Not casting or politics, but the trunks Or should[...]
superman: legacy
For me, the most important aspects of the character go beyond trunks!" That was the response that Superman: Legacy writer/director James Gunn gave back in June when asked if The Man of Steel will have his "underwear on the outside" (as those who aren't in favor of the trunks have come to refer to it)[...]
Interior preview page from Superman #9
Are you tired of the same old Superman, leaping tall buildings in a single bound without a scratch? Well, DC's got a solution for that mundane image: slap some LexCorp armor on him and voila—Superman's latest fashion statement in Superman #9 hits stands this Tuesday, December 19th Because nothing says "I'm a superhero" like using[...]
Interior preview page from Batman/Superman: World's Finest #22
Ah, the classic tale of good meets… slightly wonkier good? Batman/Superman: World's Finest #22 is slinging us into the Kingdom Come universe faster than you can say "alternate reality cash-in." Dropping on shelves this Tuesday, this issue will be a treat for every fan who loves to see their favorite heroes with a side of[...]
Smallville Star Michael Rosenbaum Welcomes Hoult to Lex Luthor Family
As we're sure many of you have heard, DC Studios co-CEO James Gunn was finally able to confirm that Nicholas Hoult (Hulu's The Great) was joining the Gunn-written & directed Superman: Legacy as The Man of Steel's arch-nemesis, Lex Luthor Noting that he couldn't be happier with the decision and that Lex was one of his favorite DCU[...]
superman: legacy
For this go-around, Gunn tackles one topic that keeps coming up with each casting announcement – that the cast of Superman: Legacy is getting too big & filled with too many cameos, with The Man of Steel's story being sacrificed for the sake of building out the new DCU It's an issue that he's tackled[...]
Interior preview page from Superman: Lost #9
Well, folks, it looks like DC is back again with another chapter of the Kryptonian soap opera in Superman: Lost #9 Set to hit stores this Tuesday, December 12th, be prepared for a whopping dose of existential dread sprinkled with a bit of potential heartbreak It seems Superman's past won't stop digging its claws into[...]
DC Comics Bizarro and Batzarro Figure 2-Pack Announced by McFarlane
This new Superman is a new DC Comics Classic release, showing off a old school super suit, a brand new head sculpt and cape Clark Kent is taking flight with a new skiing expression that gives DC Comics fans a better portrait that we have seen in quite some time for Superman The body, colors,[...]
DC Comics Bizarro and Batzarro Figure 2-Pack Announced by McFarlane
That is right, Superman's warped copy is back, and this time, he is bringing a new sculpt and a friend along for the ride Created by two devious baddies from DC Comics, Mr Mxyzptlk and The Joker have unleashed a truly bizarre Dynamic Duo with Bizarro and Batzarro The Dark Knight better watch out as[...]
DC Comics Supergirl Joins the Amazing Yamaguchi Revoltech Series
Soaring right off the pages of DC Comics, Superman's cousin, Kara Zor-El, is ready to take on this bold new world Supergirl was sent to Earth to protect her cousin Kal-El but ends up arriving after he has already become Clark Kent and Superman Kaiyodo, is bringing Supergirl to life with a gorgeous new figure[...]
Shatter Your Mind with McFarlane’s Zur En Arrh DC Super Powers Batman
The newest release brings back The Justice Lord's storyline as the alternate reality Lord Superman is ready to control your collection In this alternate reality, this version of Justice League is darker and does not hold back as they try to enforce law and order on their planet Coming from the pages of Batman Beyond,[...]
Interior preview page from Superman '78: The Metal Curtain #2
This Tuesday, December 5th, DC brings us another dose of vintage caped heroics in Superman '78: The Metal Curtain #2 It seems the writers are keen on giving us a history lesson wrapped in spandex Let's check out the official word from DC: Superman brings Lois to the Fortress of Solitude for a private interview Meanwhile,[...]
DC Comics Reign of the Superman Arrives at McFarlane Toys with Steel
After the Death of Superman at DC Comics came the Reign of Superman This was a time during the 90s when new heroes rose to the occasion after the fall of the Man of Steel One of which was John Henry Irons, a brilliant weapons engineer who decided to protect Metropolis with his own specialty-crafted[...]
Interior preview page from Action Comics #1059
Dropping this November 28th, it looks like Superman's got a bad case of nostalgia for his Warworld gladiator days But don't worry, he's not alone in this fashion faux pas – Steel's joining the dress-up party to play 'take back the sandbox' from Norah Stone's Blue Earth baddies. Written by Phillip Kennedy Johnson, Gene Luen Yang,[...]
Star Ace Toys Reveals Limited Edition Batman: Arkham Origins 2.0 Statue 
Raw power has been unleashed with Superman as this deadly hero who has turned all his effort into making Earth a better place after the Joker killed his love Superman's new tactics are a little bit more ruthless, turning this hero into a villainous dictator However, after his capture, Brainiac arrives, and the Son of[...]
We Revisit the Legacy of Zack Snyder’s Justice League with Hot Toys
Man of Steel, Batman V Superman, Wonder Woman, and Zack Snyder's Justice League took this League to new heights that we never imagined While we might not see those characters on the big screen again, we can still bring them home with some impressive collectibles With Blue Beetle now on MAX and Aquaman 2 heading[...]
Superman: Legacy
As the release date for Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom approaches, eyes do appear to be on the future as more and more cast members are added to Superman: Legacy There was some worry that the strikes would hinder the film's production and it would miss its scheduled release date, but writer and director James Gunn[...]
Nicholas Hoult Joins the "Mission: Impossible" Franchise
It's been a tumultuous ride for DC films, but very soon, filmmaker James Gunn aims to change that by presenting audiences with a new, reimagined version of DC and its iconic characters, starting with the all-important DC project Superman: Legacy! And while we've already received our next Superman star along with a few other actors,[...]
Interior preview page from Batman/Superman: World's Finest #21
Alright comic worshipers, it's time to glue your eyeballs to the screen because DC is dropping the bomb next Tuesday with Batman/Superman: World's Finest #21, where our caped crusader and the boy scout are off on another glorified interdimensional road trip Boy Thunder's hitching a ride and, surprise surprise, there's trouble in paradise—or should I[...]
Interior preview page from Superman #8
It's yet another defining moment for our caped wonder in Superman #8, hitting your local comic sanctuary on Tuesday, November 21st And what's our Kryptonian hero doing this time? If the latest gospel is to be believed, Supes is essentially unplugging his own super-juicer just to show up "The Chained." I mean, it's not like[...]
Platinum DC Comics McFarlane Collector Edition Variants Revealed
McFarlane Toys has just unveiled a new set of DC Multiverse Collector Edition figures with Batman, Superman, and Captain Carrot Well, it appears that each of these figures will be also getting a Platinum Edition release as well For collectors who are unaware, some of the DC Multiverse has Chase Variant figures, similar to a[...]
DC Comics Captain Carrot Joins McFarlane Toys Growing DC Multiverse 
It is time for the Return of Superman as McFarlane Toys reveals their latest McFarlane Collector Edition release Not only is the Man of Steel making his return, but Krypto is also along for the ride with his first debut in the DC Multiverse Superman is quite the beefcake this time around with a massive[...]
Take on the Night with PureArts New Batman DC Comics Statue 
It's a bird, it's a plane, no, it is Superman making a heroic landing at PureArts with a brand new DC Comics statue Leaping right off the pages of the hit 1986 DC Comics mini-series from John Byrne, Man of Steel, comes the Kryptonian hero himself Standing at 12" tall, this hero is all about[...]
Interior preview page from Superman: Lost #8
Look up in the sky! It's a bird, it's a plane, no, it's the latest issue of Superman: Lost #8 zooming into your local comic shop this Tuesday, November 14th The Man of Steel is about to get real about his feelings, and not a moment too soon If there's anything the El family does[...]
My Adventures with Superman
For this go-around, Quaid shared his appreciation for how Adult Swim's My Adventures with Superman was received and how it's "an absolute dream" to be voicing The Man of Steel But at the end, he dropped an update that was definitely good news about the show's future: "We have already have a season 2 in[...]
Interior preview page from Superman '78: The Metal Curtain #1
Superman '78: The Metal Curtain #1 barreling your way this November 7th And wouldn't you know it? Another new surprise from the most overused playbook in the comic universe: when in doubt, bring out the Cold War. When the planet Krypton exploded, its last son was rocketed across the cosmos and came to settle in a[...]
Interior preview page from Return of Superman 30th Anniversary Special
Get your wallets ready for another nostalgic cash grab as DC brings you the Return of Superman 30th Anniversary Special Coming to a wallet-harvesting center–sorry, comic book store– near you this Tuesday, October 31st. Written by Dan Jurgens, Louise Simonson, Jerry Ordway, and Karl Kesel Art by Travis Moore, Dan Jurgens, Brett Breeding, Jon Bogdanove, Butch[...]