Kevin Melrose

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Comic-Con Badges Go On Sale This Morning

Sat, March 15th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Online registration opens this morning for Comic-Con International, and ROBOT 6 has complete coverage of the anxiety-inducing annual rite. Updated: Badges sold out in less than 90 minutes.

"X-Men: Apocalypse" Has "Mass Destruction," '80s Setting, Singer Says

Fri, March 14th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

As more images arrive from "X-Men: Days of Future Past," director Bryan Singer looks ahead to the next film in the Fox franchise.

"Infinite Crisis" Game Launches Open Beta

Fri, March 14th, 2014 | Category: Video Games

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has launched the PC open beta for "Infinite Crisis," the free-to-play multiplayer online battle arena game from Turbine.

Falcon Isn’t in "Avengers: Age of Ultron," as Far as Anthony Mackie Knows

Fri, March 14th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

With just a few weeks until principal photography begins on the "Avengers" sequel, Anthony Mackie says he hasn't received a phone call from Marvel.

Spider-Man's Crime Spree Resumes with Florida Store Robbery

Thu, March 13th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Last week, Spider-Man was captured on video robbing a 7-Eleven in Altamonte Springs, Florida, with the aid of a rifle and a masked sidekick.

NBC Releases First Official, Smoke-filled "Constantine" Photo

Thu, March 13th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Following the leak of an unofficial photo from the set of the pilot, NBC has released its first official, smoke-filled pic of Matt Ryan as "Constantine."

Comic-Con International Badges Go On Sale Saturday

Thu, March 13th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

SDCC online registration will begin shortly after 9AM PT March 15; the EPIC Registration landing page will open two hours earlier. ROBOT 6 has details.

"Once Upon a Time" Actress to Star in CW's "iZombie"

Wed, March 12th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Rose McIver will play "Liv," a med student-turned-zombie, in the Rob Thomas pilot based on the Vertigo comic by Chris Roberson and Mike Allred.

Stan Lee Media Fires Back at Disney in Fight Over Spider-Man

Wed, March 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Fighting an effort to end its persistent claims to Spider-Man, the tenacious Stan Lee Media Inc. insists it’s up to Disney to prove ownership of the Marvel hero.

New Photos Show Gustin's Costumed "Flash" In Action

Wed, March 12th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

New photos from the set of the CW pilot reveal star Grant Gustin in action, fully dressed in his Flash gear.

Steve Ditko & Robin Snyder Return to Kickstarter for New Comic

Tue, March 11th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Steve Ditko and longtime editor and collaborator Robin Snyder are celebrating 26 years of publishing with the planned release of "#9 Teen" via Kickstarter.

First Photos Race in From Set of "The Flash" Pilot

Tue, March 11th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Grant Gustin's Barry Allen runs and jumps from an exploding car in the first images from the Vancouver set of The CW's "Flash" pilot.

Malaysian Government Bans Ultraman Comic

Thu, March 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Malaysia’s Home Ministry has banned the release of "Ultraman the Ultra Power," claiming the comic contains elements detrimental to public order.

The Eyes Have It in Marvel's "Original Sin" Promo Item

Wed, March 5th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel, with help from Executive Editor Tom Brevoort, has revealed the publisher's new "Original Sin" promotional item: a Watcher's eye bouncy ball.

"Justice League" Comics Fly Back Into General Mills Cereal Boxes

Tue, March 4th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

DC Entertainment has reteamed with General Mills to include collectible editions of "Justice League" in specially marked boxes of Big G cereals.

Zack Snyder Made "Watchmen" "To Save It From the Terry Gilliams of This World"

Mon, March 3rd, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Responding to comments made by Joel Silver, Zack Snyder defended his "Watchmen," and called Terry Gilliam's planned ending "completely insane."

Long Lost Original Art from Wolverine's Debut Heads to Auction

Wed, February 26th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Long thought lost, the art from 1974's "Incredible Hulk "#180 featuring the debut of Wolverine will be auctioned to benefit The Hero Initiative.

UPDATED: Disney To Film Netflix "Daredevil," "Luke Cage" Series in NYC

Wed, February 26th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

UPDATED: CEO Bob Iger and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo have announced plans to film Disney's street-level Marvel/Netflix series in New York City.

Dark Knight Returns in Animated Batman Vs. Terminator Fan Short

Tue, February 25th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Batman takes on the Terminator in a new fan film by Tony Guerrero and Mitchell Hammond, taking place 30 years after Skynet's nuclear blast.

Disney & Marvel Assemble Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon

Tue, February 25th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Fresh from Sunday’s Disney Princess event, runDisney has announced the inaugural Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend.