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X-POSITION: Bennett Crafts A War-Torn Coming of Age Story in "Years Of Future Past"

X-POSITION: Bennett Crafts A War-Torn Coming of Age Story in "Years Of Future Past"

"Years of Future Past" writer Marguerite Bennett answers your questions about Marvel's new mutant-focused "Secret Wars" series.

Second "Star Wars Anthology" Film Rumored to Feature Both Han Solo and Boba Fett

Film

A new rumors puts fan-favorite characters Han Solo & Boba Fett and their long-standing conflict at the center of the upcoming, untitled 2018 film.

2 hours ago
PREVIEW: The First Sounds of War Ring Out in

PREVIEW: The First Sounds of War Ring Out in "Justice League" #41

Comic Books

The long-awaited "Darkseid War" begins in Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok's "Justice League" #41, on sale June 3 from DC Comics.

5 hours ago
How

How "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Should Have Ended

Film

"Avengers: Age of Ultron" gets the How It Should Have Ended treatment as the Avengers actually face a modern world without the Internet.

5 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
X-POSITION: Bennett Crafts A War-Torn Coming of Age Story in

X-POSITION: Bennett Crafts A War-Torn Coming of Age Story in "Years Of Future Past"

Comic Books

"Years of Future Past" writer Marguerite Bennett answers your questions about Marvel's new mutant-focused "Secret Wars" series.

7 hours ago
by Brett White

"All-New, All-Different Marvel Previews" to Reveal Future of Marvel Universe

Comic Books

Marvel is prepared to announce much of its post-"Secret Wars" lineup in a free "All-New, All-Different Marvel Previews" magazine, out July 1.

7 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Disney's Playmation Lets Kids Become Iron Man

Disney's Playmation Lets Kids Become Iron Man

Video Games

Disney today unveiled a line of toys and wearable accessories that’s billed as "the next step in the evolution of play."

8 hours ago

"Avengers: Age of Ultron" International Box Office Set to Pass $900M

Film

With the film yet to open in Japan, "Avengers: Age of Ultron" will become the fifth movie to earn over $900 million at the international box office.

8 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Kamala Khan's First Animation Appearance Confirmed for

Kamala Khan's First Animation Appearance Confirmed for "Avengers: Ultron Revolution"

TV

The current Ms. Marvel will have a life outside of comics, as the popular character is set to appear in Disney XD's "Avengers: Ultron Revolution."

8 hours ago
by Albert Ching
REVIEW: Loveness & Kesinger's

REVIEW: Loveness & Kesinger's "Groot" #1 is "an Overall Fantastic Debut"

Comic Books

"Jeff Loveness and Brian Kesinger are delightfully imaginative with the troubles they concoct" in "Groot" #1.

8 hours ago
CASTING CALL: Which Actors Should Bring

CASTING CALL: Which Actors Should Bring "The Wicked + The Divine's" Pantheon to Life?

Comic Books, Digital Comics

With Kieron Gillen & Jamie McKelvie's acclaimed Image Comics series headed to television, CBR put together a divine cast for the potential show.

9 hours ago
by Casey Gilly
New

New "Ant-Man" TV Spot Proves Heroes Don't Get Any Bigger

Film

Paul Rudd's diminutive hero clashes with Yellowjacket and surprises all of his pals in this promo packed with new footage.

9 hours ago
by Brett White
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows" #1 Explores the Heart of the Character

Comic Books

"The stakes are more personal than they have ever been for Peter" in Dan Slott and Adam Kubert's "Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows" #1.

9 hours ago
Paramount's

Paramount's "Transformers" Brain Trust Enlists Two Women Writers

Film

Christina Hodson and Lindsey Beer are the first women announced for the franchise "writers' room," tasked with developing sequels, prequels and spinoffs.

10 hours ago
Dhavernas Talks Psychological Scars, Aligning with the Deranged Mason in

Dhavernas Talks Psychological Scars, Aligning with the Deranged Mason in "Hannibal" S3

TV

"Wonderfalls" veteran Caroline Dhavernas discusses surviving Hannibal's carnage and bringing her lover down on NBC's returning thriller.

10 hours ago
DC Comics-Themed

DC Comics-Themed "Infinite Crisis" MOBA Shutting Down

Video Games

The free to play game will remain online through mid-August; Starter and Elite Pack purchasers are eligible for refunds.

10 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
She Has No Head: 10 Badass Comic Book Weapons

She Has No Head: 10 Badass Comic Book Weapons

Comic Books

Kelly Thompson examines ten of the most badass comic book weapons ever wielded by female comic book heroes.

10 hours ago
Harley Quinn's

Harley Quinn's "Batman: Arkham Knight" Trailer Features Another Type Of Bat

Video Games

The latest trailer for the upcoming Rocksteady video game shows off Harley's moves as well as Tara Strong's one-liners.

10 hours ago
by Brett White
Man of Action to Develop

Man of Action to Develop "Mega Man" Animated Series

TV

Animation and comics veterans Joe Casey, Joe Kelly, Duncan Rouleau and Steven T. Seagle are teaming for a new "Mega Man" TV series.

10 hours ago
Corson Maps Out

Corson Maps Out "Bizarro's" "Planes, Trains and Automobiles"-Style DCU Road Trip

Comic Books

Writer Heath Corson tells CBR all about sending Superman's doppelgänger and Jimmy Olsen on an epic road trip through the "Bizarro" DCU.

10 hours ago
by Jeffrey Renaud
Espionage Cosmetics Brings

Espionage Cosmetics Brings "Bitch Planet," "Sex Criminals" to Nail Art

Comic Books

Espionage Cosmetics has launched a line of nail products inspired by Matt Fraction, Chip Zdarsky, Kelly Sue DeConnick and Valentine de Landro's comic series.

11 hours ago
by Meagan Damore

"Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles" Debut Date Announced

TV, Comic Books, Film

The animated prequel, developed by Warner Bros., DC Entertainment and Machinima, will launch its first season June 8.

11 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
WATCH: First

WATCH: First "The Good Dinosaur" Teaser Offers Peek at Long-Awaited Pixar Film

Film

Directed by Peter Sohn, the animated comedy is set in a world where the dinosaurs never became extinct.

11 hours ago
Grant Morrison Stars in the Video for Midnitemen's

Grant Morrison Stars in the Video for Midnitemen's "Killer"

TV, Comic Books

Midnitemen's new video for its debut single “Killer” stars none other than the acclaimed comics writer, who does very Morrison-esque things, like glare maniacally.

11 hours ago
EXCLUSIVE TRAILER DEBUT: Joker Rules in

EXCLUSIVE TRAILER DEBUT: Joker Rules in "Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem"

TV, Comic Books, Film

Can Batman stop the Clown Prince of Crime from destroying all modern technology in a bid to take over Gotham City -- and the world?

12 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
Marvel Narrows

Marvel Narrows "Spider-Man" Director Search To Ted Melfi, Jonathan Levine

Film

"St. Vincent" director Melfi and "Warm Bodies" helmer Levine are the frontrunners for Marvel's first Spider-Man film.

12 hours ago
by Brett White
EXCLUSIVE: Cassaday, Calafiore & Purcell Contribute to

EXCLUSIVE: Cassaday, Calafiore & Purcell Contribute to "The Hellboy 100"

Comic Books

John Cassaday, Jim Calafiore and Gordon Purcel are contributing to The Hero Initiative's new project, and CBR has the exclusive first look.

13 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Comics A.M. - Artist Michele Wrightson Passes Away

Comics A.M. - Artist Michele Wrightson Passes Away

Comic Books

Wrightson was part of the pioneering "Wimmen's Comix" collective. Brian Walker on "Hi and Lois" and father Mort. R. Crumb reflects on the places he's lived. Plus more.

13 hours ago
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "Arrow," "Flash" Writers Return To Work; Singer Teases "Big Day" For "X-Men: Apocalypse"

TV, Film

The lights are on in the writers' rooms for CW's superhero shows; a row of actor chairs hints at an X-Men lineup and more.

13 hours ago
by Brett White
Hot Wheels Revs Up for

Hot Wheels Revs Up for "Secret Wars" with Comic-Con Exclusive

Comic Books

Hot Wheels, whose relationship with Marvel dates back to 1979, is teaming with the publisher for a SDCC-exclusive Secret Wars Character Car 3-Pack.

14 hours ago
RUMOR: Batman More Involved In

RUMOR: Batman More Involved In "Suicide Squad" Than Leaked Photos Indicate

Film

The Dark Knight's role in the "Batman V Superman" follow-up may be even bigger than previously thought.

14 hours ago
by Brett White
Slott Answers Questions of Power & Responsibility in

Slott Answers Questions of Power & Responsibility in "Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows"

Comic Books

CBR News spoke with Dan Slott about "Renew Your Vows," a "Secret Wars" series starring Peter Parker as a married father living on Battleworld.

15 hours ago
by Dave Richards
Last Week’s Comics Reviewed:

Last Week’s Comics Reviewed: "Infinity Gauntlet," "X-Men '92," "Invincible" & More

Comic Books

Marvel earns high marks for "Infinity Gauntlet" & "Old Man Logan," IDW's "Ragnarok" is an "incredible gem," and Image delivers with "Invincible."

16 hours ago
Marvel Releases 12 All-New

Marvel Releases 12 All-New "Ant-Man" Photos

Film

Marvel.com has unveiled 12 new photos from the upcoming "Ant-Man" feature film, showcasing Paul Rudd in action as the ant-sized hero.

Mon, June 1st, 2015
by Kevin Mahadeo
Eddie Redmayne to Star in

Eddie Redmayne to Star in "Harry Potter" Spinoff, "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"

Film

Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne has officially been announced as Newt Scamander in Warner Bros.' "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them."

Mon, June 1st, 2015
PREVIEW: Everything is Topsy-Turvy in DC's

PREVIEW: Everything is Topsy-Turvy in DC's "Bizarro" #1

Comic Books

Bizarro and his "worstest friend" Jimmy Olsen hit the road in Heath Corson & Gustavo Duarte's "Bizarro" #1 from DC Comics, on sale June 3.

Mon, June 1st, 2015
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" #46 Builds Emotion and Suspense

Comic Books

Kevin Eastman, Bobby Curnow, Tom Waltz and Mateus Santolouco's "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" #46 continues to be "a white-knuckled thrill ride."

Mon, June 1st, 2015
Dwayne Johnson in Talks to Produce and Star in

Dwayne Johnson in Talks to Produce and Star in "Big Trouble in Little China" Remake

Film

The Rock is reportedly in negotiations to take on a remake of "Big Trouble in Little China" at Fox, in the role made famous by Kurt Russell.

Mon, June 1st, 2015

"Ultimate Spider-Man" and "Avengers" Renewed on Disney XD with New Titles

TV

The rechristened "Avengers: Ultron Revolution" and "Ultimate Spider-Man vs. The Sinister 6" are both set to debut on Disney XD in 2016.

Mon, June 1st, 2015
by Albert Ching
Luke Mitchell Upped to Series Regular for

Luke Mitchell Upped to Series Regular for "Agents of SHIELD" Season Three

TV

Last season, Mitchell played Lincoln, a member of the secret Inhuman society Afterlife who could can generate electricity from his body.

Mon, June 1st, 2015
by Meagan Damore