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IDW Sonic the Hedgehog Comic Series Release Date Announced

Within the mix of the NYCC 2017 news, IDW Publishing announced the the release details for the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog comic series. For those who are unaware the original main Sonic the Hedgehog comics series that was published Archie Comics finished it’s run on July 19 this year.  The series ran from November 22, 1992 – July 19, 2017 so it did have a long run. The new comics will be published by IDW Publishing and the first issue is set to release in April 2018, with the return of long time comic writer, Ian Flynn, as the head writer.Read More


Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Storms of Crait Comic One-Shot Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with an announcement that a new comic one-shot will be released by Marvel Comics.  The comic titled, ” Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Storms of Crait,” is written by Ben Acker & Ben Blacker with illustrations by Mike Mayhew.  The comic will feature events on the planet Crait, which will be featured in Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, during the events of the Galactic Civil War.  Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa journey to the salt covered planet as they search for a new rebel base. Comic editor, Jordan D. White had this to say about theRead More


IDW G.I. Joe & Transformers Comics Humble Bundle Announced

IDW and Hasbro have teamed up to create a special Humble Bundle deal that features several comics based on G.I.Joe and Transformers.   The Humble Comics Bundle: Transformers vs. G.I. Joe presented by IDW A Real Bundle Hero. Yo Joe! We’ve got a prime new bundle for you, and it’s more than meets the eye. This IDW spectacular features BOTH G.I. Joe and Transformers comics from our friends at IDW Publishing. You can even get volumes from the IDW Collection, which transform the comics into easy chronological order so you can catch up and roll out! And now youRead More


Boom Power Rangers Comic Series To Introduce New Team From 1969

IGN recently revealed a first look at one of the major new events that will be featured in Power Rangers comic series by Boom! Studios.   Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #20 will feature the original team of Rangers from 1969. The team consists of: Igor – 21, male: Soviet KGB agent Jamie – 24, female: British singer/songwriter Terona – 21, male: war veteran Daniel – 18, male: student/protestor Grace – 21, female:  head secretary at NASA and wannabe astronaut   IGN also provided the full solicitation details for the upcoming issue as well as the revealRead More


IDW Announces Samurai Jack Comic Series

IDW has announced that a brand new comic series based on Samurai Jack will be released in the near future. The series will be titled “, Quantum Jack,” and will feature Jack as he ventures throughout alternate realities.  The series will be written by Fabian Rangel Jr. and will be illustrated by Warwick Johnson Cadwell.   Rangel Jr. and Cadwell had this to say about the project.   After getting zapped by an experimental Quantum Ray, Jack is sent hurtling into one alternate reality after another, his memories erased but his spirit intact. If you’ve ever wondered whatRead More


“Go Go Power Rangers” Comic Series Announced

Boom Studios has announced that they will be soon publishing a second ongoing comic series titled “, Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers.” The first issue will be released this July and will feature the return of Ryan Parrott, writer of Power Rangers: Aftershock , as the head writer for the new series.  The illustrations will be worked on Dan Mora.  Power Rangers Now provided some details about the upcoming series. The new series will focus closely on the personal lives of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers like never seen before – taking readers into the dating, part-time job, and schoolwork struggles of Jason,Read More


CWSeed Constantine Animated Series Announced

Over the weekend, it was announced that Constantine will be receiving an animated series on the CWSeed.  The series will consist of five-six 10 minute episodes and will premiere during the 2017-18 season run.    Matt Ryan, who played the character in NBC TV series will be reprising his voice role for the animated series.    


R.L. Stine to Write Marvel’s Man-Thing Comics

It has recently been announced that acclaimed children’s horror book series writer, R.L Stine, will be working for Marvel as a writer for a brand new Man-Thing comic series.  The new series will be taking inspiration from “The Tales from the Crypt” comic series that started its run from the 1950s. The comic covers will be illustrated by Tyler Crook and the interior artwork will be helm by  German Peralta.  Each comic will also feature short stories written by R.L. Stine with the help of Daniel Warren Johnson as the illustrator. As stated on the New York Times, Marvel approached Stine andRead More


Freedom Fighters: The Ray CW Seed Series Details Revealed

Fans of the CWverse should be pleased to see that another animated series is currently in the works. The CWSeed platform already received an animated series in the form of Vixen, although a new series will be joining it shortly in 2017.  The new series will feature the Ray as the star of Freedom Fighters: The Ray.   It was also hinted that a special announcement for Vixen will be announced soon as well. Marc Guggenheim, producer of Arrow, Vixen, The Ray, and Legends of Tomorrow, had this to say about the project. We just finished the outline for [Freedom Fighters:] The Ray. I’ve got my writingRead More


Ezra Miller Flash Film Loses Director Rick Famuyima

Hello Hero Club, some bad news has been revealed from the Comic front as the Flash film has lost yet another director.  It was recently confirmed by Variety that Rick Famuyima has left the project.  It is stated that he has left due to “creative differences” between him and the studio.   Seth Grahame-Smith was the original director for the film and the project was eventually taken over by director Rick Famuyima. Famuyima had this comment to say about his exit. “When I was approached by Warner Bros and DC about the possibility of directing TheRead More


Guardians of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Sneak Peek Preview Streamed

Marvel Entertainment has recently updated their Youtube channel with the first trailer for the sequel film to Guardians of the Galaxy.  The film will be titled “, “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,”  will premiere in theaters on May 5, 2017.


Justice League / Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Crossover Comic Miniseries Announced

Comicbook has recently confirmed that there will be a crossover comic miniseries featuring the Justice League and the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers.  Although it has been hinted and rumored for a while it has been fully confirmed starting today.   The first issue will be released on January 11, 2017.    Comicbook also provided a press release for the crossover. DC, BOOM! STUDIOS AND SABAN BRANDS ANNOUNCE JUSTICE LEAGUE/MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS! Angel Grove’s Teenagers with Attitude Encounter DC’s Most Popular Super Heroes in January Crossover Miniseries Variant Cover Program to Pair Power RangersRead More


DC Legends of Tomorrow – First Look at Justice Society of America

The CW has recently released official images for the upcoming season for DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.  The second episode titled “, The Justice Society of America, ” will feature the show debut of the team. The current team will consist of: Stargirl – Sarah Grey Obsidian – Matthew MacCaull Commander Steel –  Lance Henriksen Hourman –   Patrick J . Adams Vixen –  Maisie Richardson-Sellers Comicbook.com provided a short synopsis for episode. TEAM WORK — The Legends travel to Nazi-occupied Paris, but find themselves surrounded by the Justice Society of America (AKA JSA.) The Legends discover a timeRead More


Star Wars The Phantom Menace Prequel Comic Storyline Announced – The Origins of Yoda

For many years, fans of Star Wars have wondered about the origins of Jedi Master Yoda. Many have known him as one of the strongest Jedi to ever live, however not much was known about his origins and the events that led him to become what he was.   Thanks to a new storyline that will debut in issue 26 of the ongoing Star Wars comics by Marvel his origins will soon be revealed. An interview with Jason Aaaron has recently been posted to the official Star Wars website. Jason Aaaron is the current writer for several of new Star Wars comics, butRead More


Thanos Getting A Ongoing Title In Marvel NOW!

Coming at you with some more comic book news Nation! Today, we’ve learned that Thanos is getting his own ongoing series come Marvel NOW! Here’s what we know about the series so far thanks to Comicbook.com.  Starting off we have Jeff Lemire will be the writer for this series. Meanwhile Mike Deodato will be doing the artwork. Continuing from there the series is going to be an ongoing series and not a limited series. Will be following Thanos, learn what his motivation is, and see him interact with the “dark side”Read More