Kevin Melrose

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"Discworld" Author Terry Pratchett Passes Away

Thu, March 12th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Terry Pratchett, author of the "Discworld" series of fantasy novels, passed away today at age 66 following a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

The Drac Pack is Back in "Hotel Transylvania 2" Teaser Trailer

Thu, March 12th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

Dracula attempts to teach his half-human, half-vampire grandson to fly in the teaser for Genndy Tartakovsky’s animated sequel.

Retail Giant Says "Neigh" to Cartoonist's walmart.horse Domain

Thu, March 12th, 2015 | Category: Digital Comics

Walmart has demanded "Questionable Content" webcomic creator Jeph Jacques take down his parody website.

Jamie S. Rich Joins Vertigo as Senior Editor

Thu, March 12th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

As DC Entertainment continues to staff its Burbank, California, headquarters, prolific writer Jamie S. Rich announced he’s been hired by the DC Comics imprint.

Cobra Commander Claims the Key to the City of Springfield, Illinois

Thu, March 12th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

In a shocking turn of events, Springfield, Illinois, has welcomed Cobra advance troops with open arms.

"Age of Ultron" Trailer Gets Dubbed Over with Kids' Voices

Wed, March 11th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

A dub of the latest "Avengers: Age of Ultron" trailer that replaces James Spader's voice with a child's doesn't make the film’s homicidal robot any less creepy.

Marvel Broadens Scope, Targets Women, Older Fans with "Age of Ultron" Merchandising

Wed, March 11th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

Marvel and Disney hope to reach a broader audience with the sequel, which means more items that appeal to women and fans of individual Avengers.

First Look at the "Electra Woman and Dyna Girl" Reboot

Wed, March 11th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

Stars Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart are revealed in costume in the webseries remake of the 1970s Sid and Marty Krofft children’s show.

Would You Like Syrup On Your Avengers-Themed Waffles?

Wed, March 11th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel is making a major push into the small-appliance market with products ranging from an Avengers waffle maker to an Iron Man mini-fridge.

Batman and Superman Hurl Insults (and Kryptonite) in Parody Trailer

Wed, March 11th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

It's probably safe to assume director Zack Snyder's "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" will be darker than this animated parody trailer.

Watch As Heroes Collide in a Super-Powered Soccer Game

Tue, March 10th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

Watch Superman, Wonder Woman, Neo, Spider-Man, Hermione Granger and more clash in a no-holds, and no-powers, barred soccer match

20 New "Star Wars" Books Will Pave the Way to ‘'The Force Awakens"

Tue, March 10th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

“Star Wars” will start anew with 20 new novels, including one by written by Greg Rucka. Marvel will also release two tie-ins to “The Force Awakens.”

Tim Burton To Direct Disney's Live-Action "Dumbo"

Tue, March 10th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

The filmmaker, whose "Alice in Wonderland" grossed more than $1 billion, is developing a remake of the 1941 animated classic.

Congressman John Lewis and "March" Hit "The Daily Show"

Tue, March 10th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

Congressman Lewis and Jon Stewart discussed the 50th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday," and Lewis' memoir of the civil rights movement "March."

"Age of Ultron" Cosbaby Figures Will Include Black Widow, Vision

Tue, March 10th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

Joining the super-cute Avengers line-up are Hawkeye, Black Widow and more, but no Scarlet Witch or Quicksilver -- yet.

Pixar’s "Inside Out" Gets Emotional With New Trailer

Tue, March 10th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Mindy Kaling, Lewis Black and Phyllis Smith voice the emotions of a young girl in the upcoming animated comedy.

"Attack on Titan" Debuts Key Art For "Wings of Freedom" Compilation Film

Tue, March 10th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

Arriving in Japanese theaters June 27, the second film compiles episodes 14-25 on the hit anime series.

Dwayne Johnson Battles a Monster Tidal Wave in New "San Andreas" Trailer

Tue, March 10th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

The upcoming disaster film pits The Rock and Carla Gugino against a massive earthquake that devastates California.

Daenerys Pledges to Break the Wheel in New "Game of Thrones" Trailer

Mon, March 9th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

Out of today’s big Apple event emerges the latest trailer for the fifth season of HBO’s hit fantasy drama.

Sony Plans New "Ghostbusters" Film with Channing Tatum, Russo Brothers

Mon, March 9th, 2015 | Category: TV, Film

In addition to Paul Feig’s female-led film, the studio has enlisted the Russo brothers, Drew Pearce and Channing Tatum for an action-comedy based on the 1984 classic.

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