Kevin Melrose

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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.

Legendary's New "Godzilla" Trailers Arrives: "God Help Us All"

Tue, February 25th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures have released the second trailer for Gareth Edwards’ epic "Godzilla" franchise reboot.

Actor & Director Harold Ramis Passes Away

Mon, February 24th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Harold Ramis, the veteran writer, director and actor whose resume includes "Animal House," "Ghostbusters" and "Groundhog Day" has died at age 69.

College Could See Funds Cut For Choice of Gay-Themed "Fun Home"

Thu, February 20th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

A South Carolina university that came under fire for including Alison Bechdel's "Fun Home" as recommended reading for incoming students may see its state funding reduced.

"X-Men: Days of Future Past" Website Launches, Debuts New Character Images

Wed, February 19th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

With about three months until the premiere of "X-Men: Days of Future Past," Fox has unveiled the sequel’s official website.

"Gotham" Co-Star Donal Logue Talks Setting, Gordon-Bullock Conflict

Tue, February 18th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Donal Logue talks his new role as Detective Harvey Bullock, saying there's a "huge moral quandary" between his character and Gordon on "Gotham."

DC Comics Cancels "The Movement"

Mon, February 17th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Gail Simone has announced the cancellation of DC Comics' "The Movement," with the final issue of the series dropping May 12.