world war ii


Game of Thrones Star Kit Harington is Done with Jon Snow-Like Roles

Game of Thrones Star Kit Harington is Done with Jon Snow-Like Roles

Jon Snow may know nothing, but his actor Kit Harington knows enough never to come back. The Game of Thrones star, like the character, feels he's paid more than his fair share in Westeros for the role, spending eight seasons and 10 years of his life on the HBO fantasy series. Speaking with The Telegraph […]

Check out Spy Smasher #10 on This Weeks ComicConnect Event Auction

Check out Spy Smasher #10 on This Weeks ComicConnect Event Auction

Hitler and the Nazis were the subjects of many comic books published during World War II -- which should come as no surprise to anyone Many of the heroes we have today, and several that were lost to time, were created to fight the Nazi's within the pages of their respective comics Several of the[...]



The Liberator: Netflix Enlists Medicis Bradley James for WWII Animated Series

The Liberator: Netflix Enlists Medici's Bradley James for WWII Animated Series

Netflix is enlisting Bradley James (Merlin, Damien, Netflix’s Medici franchise) to take lead on The Liberator, the streaming service’s four-part animated World War II drama series based on Alex Kershaw's book The Liberator: One World War II Soldier’s 500-Day Odyssey Based on exclusive reporting from Deadline Hollywood, the project stems from writer Jeb Stuart (Die Hard,[...]

World of Tanks: Citadel #2 Review &#8211 Tanks Blowing Up for 20 Pages

World of Tanks: Citadel #2 Review – Tanks Blowing Up for 20 Pages

Meanwhile, Karl and Freddie are swarmed by Soviet tanks.[caption id="attachment_868487" align="aligncenter" width="600"] World of Tanks: Citadel #2 cover by Isaac Hannaford[/caption]World of Tanks: Citadel #2 is a World War II and tank nerd’s dream comic It is 20 straight pages of German and Soviet tanks blowing one another up, and attention is paid towards the[...]

Riverdale Goes Legacy with World War II Era Tale Archie 1941 in September

Riverdale Goes Legacy with World War II Era Tale 'Archie 1941' in September

Other comic book publishers may currently be focusing on "fresh starts," but one publisher still cares about "legacy." Heading in the opposite direction from the current grim and gritty Archie comicsverse, Archie plans to publish a new mini-series set during World War II by Mark Waid, Brian Augustyn, Peter Krause, Kelly Fitzpatrick, and Jack Morelli[...]

World of Tanks Citadel #1 Advanced Review: Tanks All Over Russia

World of Tanks Citadel #1 Advanced Review: Tanks All Over Russia

There are more vibrant colors to liven up the book in spots, which is appreciated.World of Tanks: Citadel #1 is a solid and engaging World War II story centering on tank crews and the Russian front The book is paced well, has a solid sense of humor, and the characters are enjoyable This one gets[...]

Catch-22: George Clooney To Direct Star In Series Adaptation Of Joseph Heller Novel

Catch-22: George Clooney To Direct, Star In Series Adaptation Of Joseph Heller Novel

Joseph Heller's classic novel Catch-22 is making its way to the small screen, with George Clooney set to direct and star in a six-part limited series for Paramount Television and Anonymous Content. Co-written by Luke Davies and David Michôd and directed by Clooney and Grant Heslov, the project is looking at early 2018 to begin shooting.Set in[...]

New Poster And Trailer For Winston Churchill Biopic Darkest Hour Starring Gary Oldman

New Poster And Trailer For Winston Churchill Biopic 'Darkest Hour', Starring Gary Oldman

A new trailer and poster has been released for period war drama Darkest Hour, which stars Gary Oldman as British Prime Minister Winston Churchill during the early days of World War II It centers on Churchill's response to the aggression of Adolf Hitler and the German army.In addition to Oldman, the film features Lily James, Ben Mendelsohn, Stephen Dillane, and Kristin Scott Thomas[...]

Joshs Throwback Corner – X-Men: The Magneto Testament

Josh's Throwback Corner – X-Men: The Magneto Testament

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] "My name is Max Eisenhardt. To whoever finds this, I'm sorry, because I'm dead… and it's up to you now. Tell everyone who will listen. Tell everyone who won't. Please, let this ever happen again." So, here we are talking about Magneto, the Master of Magnetism. I've decided to spotlight some comic stories […]

Mother Russia #1 Review: A Fresh Premise With Not-So-Fresh Elements

Mother Russia #1 Review: A Fresh Premise With Not-So-Fresh Elements

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]It’s Stalingrad in 1943, and instead of the waning days of World War II, it’s the apocalypse itself The dead have risen and are swarming the streets of the city A woman, an infamous sniper known as Mother Russia, picks the innumerable horde off one by one until she spots a small child wandering[...]

Call Of Duty Leak Shows A Return To WWII

'Call Of Duty' Leak Shows A Return To WWII

Coming out of The Family Video Gamers channel this week, it appears Activision will be taking Call Of Duty back to its roots by returning the game to World War II Yes, that old wartime gaming trope that everyone including your sister has beaten a dozen times over is coming back to one of the longest running titles[...]

Cartoons For Victory From Fantagraphics Gets An Upgrade

Cartoons For Victory From Fantagraphics Gets An Upgrade

Quite the opposite.Rather than being a partial colour 200 page book for $39.99, as solicited, it is now a full colour 240 page for $34.99.Here's the bumf.... This book showcases comics about Superman, Donald Duck, Mickey Mouse, and other characters and (their creators) helping to fight World War II.The home front during World War II was[...]

Kieron Gillen Does Not Write About Zombie Nazis &#8211 The NYCC Uber Panel

Kieron Gillen Does Not Write About Zombie Nazis – The NYCC Uber Panel

Since its premier, Uber has received mostly rave reviews from critics and already has seen the formation of a solid fanbase, even with only six issues published.At the panel Gillen revealed his obsession with portraying World War II in a way that would accurately and respectively depicts the widespread violence and political aggression of the[...]

Matt Campbell Wants You To Come To Mythica

Matt Campbell Wants You To Come To Mythica

Matt Campbell writes for Bleeding Cool:  Kickstarter is a launching point for many new independent comic books, and one of the latest comic books to enter the kickstarter world is Mythica created by Matt Campbell. Mythica is an epic adventure set in WWI, where the heroes face the horror of war, and the terrors of […]

Uber Exclusives Announced for Forbidden Planet &#038 Midtown

Uber Exclusives Announced for Forbidden Planet & Midtown

Kieron Gillen's Uber #0 met with excitement and sell outs at its debut in comic shops one week ago.  Within hours of its release, the hard to find covers and variants were commanding a premium price online and the general call for a reprint was universally heard.  Avatar Press responded with the Uber #0 Enhanced […]