John Semper, Jr. holds an ever growing list of credits, ranging from his work as a screenwriter, producer, and story editor. His body of work is mostly invested the in the field of animation, where he is most remembered among cartoon and comic fans alike for his work on the much watched 90’s carton Spider-Man: […]
Facing reality. #LegionFX pic.twitter.com/KmnozNV8KT — Legion (@LegionFX) February 6, 2017 There are by my count about 3 umpty zillion tv shows based on comic books currently streaming on your TV. Okay maybe that is an exaggeration, but there are nearly a dozen. I honestly can’t count them all. Among them are history making hits – […]
LEgion is the star of a new FX show, but the comics character himself has a long, complicated history.
So yesterday I posted this Instagram Watchmen or Fox!!! #nycc #nycc2016 A post shared by The Beat (@comicsbeat) on Oct 6, 2016 at 10:56am PDT Chiding the Watchmen-styled letting used by Fox on their display here at NYCC. Oddly enough later in the night I was told of a rumor that Fox might be […]
In the sixteen years since the release of X-Men, visual styling in superhero films has evolved in a dramatic way, but the X-Men franchise still looks strikingly similar now to the way it did in 2000.
It’s a cold cold world we live in.
Last Thursday, early afternoon, I perused the lower level halls of New York Comic Con. Autographings and photo ops were running nicely, and the Queue Hall (aka “the stockyards”) was mostly empty, as the morning crush had long subsided, and most of the Main Stage events in Hall 1-D had already occurred. Out of curiosity, […]
This weekend turned out to be a very busy one for comics news. As our chief steward, Heidi MacDonald, takes a well deserved rest this morning following the conclusion of Small Press Expo, let’s take a look at some of the big breaking stories from the last few days. Omega Men Lives When we broke […]
If Fox had a house motto, it would be: “we do not sow. Now let us spit on your Quicksilver, Marvel.” Bryan Singer loves a few things. Director’s Cuts, long walks on the beach, and movies centered around Time Travel, to name a few. Now we can add crossovers to that list as well. In an […]
While chatting with press at SDCC this weekend, Executive Producer John Stephens revealed that the second season of Gotham will move away from a story-of-the week method, opting instead for ongoing character arcs and development.