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"The Umbrella Academy: Hotel Oblivion #7" A New Threat Rises (Review)

[rwp_box_recap id="0"]The world's greatest super-hero comic book rock opera continues its third major volume of adventures with a major show-down occurring between The Umbrella Academy and Doctor Terminal on the streets of The City.And that's just the beginning of the trouble for the Hargreeve's kids A ton of super-powered villains have crawled out of the[...]

Gerard Way's "The Umbrella Academy" to Become a Card Game

Gerard Way's "The Umbrella Academy" to Become a Card Game

Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá's The Umbrella Academy series is getting a card game adaptation from Studio71, who have entered into a partnership with Dark Horse Comics for the project. The card game will be launched on Kickstarter in early 2020, which is just a year after the Netflix adaptation That said, the game will be[...]

An Argument for an Awesome Age of Adult Animation

An Argument for an Awesome Age of Adult-Focused Animation [Opinion]

So, the question has to be asked- why does the Umbrella Academy have to be a live action show at all? Why didn't the team at Netflix employ animation for the series? And not just any animation either- it would have to be modeled on Bá's work- fearless, quirky, and bold.The answer, of course, is[...]

Netflix Data Shows You REALLY Like 'The Umbrella Academy', Fyre Fest Doc, More

Netflix "Endless Scroll" Declares You REALLY Like 'The Umbrella Academy', Fyre Fest Doc, More

But baby steps, people! Baby steps...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DAmWHxeoKw&t=6s● First off, it looks like a lot of people were interested in learning more about the Hargreeves, with the service's adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá’s comic book series The Umbrella Academy watched by 45 million households.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aH6vC-BBKOc● Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson's The Highwaymen was another success story,[...]


'The Umbrella Academy' Returning for Season 2; Production Begins Summer 2019

Confirming reports circulating over the weekend, Netflix has made it official: The Umbrella Academy will get another chance to stop the Apocalypse with a 10-episode second season order - with production beginning this summer in Toronto, Canada Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, and Justin Min will reprise their[...]

'The Outsider': HBO's Stephen King Adapt Taps Andrew Bernstein as Director, EP

As the "Stephen King-ification" of the world rolls along, HBO's series adaptation of the author's bestselling supernatural novel The Outsider just boosted it's directorial "street cred." Andrew Bernstein (Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, The Umbrella Academy) is on board to direct several episodes (along with executive producer Jason Bateman) and serve as executive producer With Ben Mendelsohn set[...]

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'The Umbrella Academy': Netflix Takes You Behind the Dysfunctional Curtain [VIDEO]

With Netflix‘s series adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba‘s graphic novel series The Umbrella Academy burning up streaming screens everywhere, now would be as good a time as any to find out exactly what The Umbrella Academy is - and who The Umbrella Academy truly are Thankfully, the fine folks at the streaming giant[...]


'The Umbrella Academy': Valentines for Your Super Messed-Up Loved Ones

We are now at T-minus 3 days and counting before Netflix unleashes its series adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba‘s graphic novel series The Umbrella Academy on screens everywhere--but the streaming service hasn't forgotten that a certain holiday takes place the day before.Nope Instead, they're offering up a number of valentine options you can use to invite your super messed-up[...]

'The Umbrella Academy' Preview: A Little Twitter-Emoji Love Goes a Long Way [VIDEO]

With only four days to go before Netflix unleashes its series adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba‘s graphic novel series The Umbrella Academy, the streaming service is giving viewers yet another chance to get to know the Hargreeves family - as well as the eating habits of two definitely-not-normal hit-people.But there's a catch: you[...]

'The Umbrella Academy': Read the Comics? Watched the Trailer? Now Listen to the Official Playlist!

With only a week to go before Netflix‘s series adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá‘s graphic novel series The Umbrella Academy, the streaming service has offered up the series' official playlist for fans to debate - and salivate - over on Spotify (which you can find here).Recently, comic book writer and ex-My Chemical Romance (MCR) front man/co-founder Way teamed up with[...]



Netflix Reveals February 2019 Lineup: 'Jaws', 'Logans Run', and 'The Umbrella Academy'

February will be a good month of Netflix and Chill, as the streaming service just released their upcoming lineup for the second month of the year.https://twitter.com/NXOnNetflix/status/1088149036727595008February 1st:Russian Doll Velvet Buzzsaw Siempre Bruja Final Destination Jaws Logan's Run Poltergeist (we're assuming the original) Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online Season 1February 6th:ZodiacFebruary 15th:The Umbrella Academy The Dragon Prince: Season 2Yes, that's only the first[...]

The Umbrella Academy: Netflix Releasing Official Trailer Thursday

With Netflix‘s series adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá‘s graphic novel series The Umbrella Academy set to make its dysfunctional debut on February 15th and a teaser already in play, looks like fans are getting the first official trailer for the series tomorrow -  Thursday, January 24th - as the following not-too-subtle social media[...]

Bleeding Cool's TV Scorecard: January/February 2019 Premieres & Returns (UPDATED)

As we near the halfway mark for the first month of 2019, Bleeding Cool is giving you a chance to set your planners now for what's premiering or returning for the remainder of January and into February.Any updates? Anything we missed? Let us know  – and happy viewing![caption id="attachment_970988" align="aligncenter" width="1600"] DC Universe/YouTube Premium/TBS/Netflix/AMC[/caption] Monday, January[...]