World Cup


Deadpool Co-Creator Writes a World Cup Comic for Marvel and ESPN

Deadpool Co-Creator Writes a World Cup Comic for Marvel and ESPN

In the latest brilliant brainchild from the House of Ideas, Marvel is hoping to explain soccer to Americans with the only thing less popular in America than soccer: comic books.Teaming up with sister-company ESPN, Marvel has produced a digital comic explaining the 2018 World Cup (that's a soccer event) in 13 chapters, though each chapter consists[...]



The Weekly Static s01e23: Watchmen Rockwell Doherty and More

The Weekly Static s01e23: Watchmen, Rockwell, Doherty and More!

TVHeathers Red Band Trailer Offers First Look at Shannen DohertyStarz Petitions FCC for a Big Apple Return to OptimumHistory Sets Global Soccer Programming Extravaganza in Run-Up to World Cup (EXCLUSIVE)"The History channel is capitalizing on the global appeal of soccer with 'History of Football,' two weeks of worldwide and localized programming celebrating the beautiful game[...]

Image Watch &#8211 Jonathan Hickman On East of West: Year One And The World Cup

Image Watch – Jonathan Hickman On East of West: Year One And The World Cup

 We had a brief but fun chat about the history and future of East of West, working with Dragotta, what he's been reading, and -most importantly- the World Cup.David Dissanayake: So, firstly and most importantly, who is going to win the World Cup?Jonathan Hickman: Me, I think Argentina is going to win I don't think[...]

How Peter Serafinowicz Made Me Fall In Love With The Beautiful Game

How Peter Serafinowicz Made Me Fall In Love With The Beautiful Game

Because, yes, there's a World Cup going on And Peter Serafinowicz, along with his fellow voiceover artist Lewis Macleod (who is also pretty brilliant) are improvising football commentary and broadcasting it along with the match So you can turn off the BBC commentator and stream in Peter instead Oh and getting guest commentator, his familiar character Brian[...]

Rik Mayalls Noble England Racing Up The UK Charts

Rik Mayall's 'Noble England' Racing Up The UK Charts

It was recorded in 2010 to coincide with the World Cup in South Africa It failed to chart.But now, with the passing of Rik Mayall, and the beginning of the World Cup in Brazil, Noble England, a strange mix of football terrace chanting and Rik Mayall twisting famous English jingoistic lines into football relevance is[...]

Rafael Grampa Heads Up Nike Advertising Campaign In Brazil

Rafael Grampa Heads Up Nike Advertising Campaign In Brazil

It's one of a number of vignettes that show the Brazilian football team in a match, that cuts away to show different sorts of football games, with children, with cartoon giants, with black and white mobsters, featuring Brazilian players in different roles and forms, that then seem to replace them in the real football match.And[...]