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Jessica Jones and the Evolution of the Live-Action MCU

December 3, 2015 // 1 Comment

Jessica Jones, the latest Marvel Comics addition to the Netflix universe is truly marvelous, but not in the way you might think. This isn’t a television offering about a low-grade Black Widow from the Avengers films. No, this is a step forward
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LEGO Marvel’s Avengers NYCC Trailer

October 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Earlier today at New York Comic Con, Warner Brother’s Interactive Entertainment released a trailer for LEGO Marvel’s Avengers. A few weeks ago the announcement of a LEGO game wouldn’t really excite me, but I recently started
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Marvel’s Phase Three Update

October 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

With the release of Ant-Man, phase 2 of Marvel‘s MCU is over, and with that comes news of phase 3. The first bit of news is that Ant-Man will return alongside Hope Van Dyne (Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly) in “Ant-Man and The
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Booster Gold and Blue Beetle Team Up Movie In The Works

September 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

With DC‘s movie universe finally underway and their continuing domination of prime time television, people are wondering what other characters from the comics we’ll see on the big or small screen next. Well, its Booster Gold and Blue
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Xander Berkeley Joins The Walking Dead Cast

September 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

Xander Berkeley has reportedly signed on to join the cast of AMC‘s The Walking Dead as a reoccurring character in the second half of season 6, with an option of signing on as a regular for season 7. Given the actor’s track record as
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Fan Expo Canada 2015: The Hook’s Post-Con Report

September 9, 2015 // 1 Comment

The world you know is an illusion, a pale imitation of what the world should be. The real world, the only one worth living in, a world free of prejudice, racial and gender persecution, is one that only aligns with ours intermittently, for several
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The Critics Can Suck It: I Loved Fantastic Four!

August 13, 2015 // 2 Comments

And not just me. My daughter is a tough nut to crack, and she thought the updated Fantastic Four was… well, fantastic! “Why don’t the critics go back to their mom’s basement? This movie was AWESOME!“ It really was. Were there flaws? Sure!
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Constantine is coming to “Arrow”

August 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

Matt Ryan, star of NBC’s cancelled series Constantine will be reprising his role one more time on a different DC series: The CW’s Arrow. John Constantine, who was briefly earth’s defender from the forces of darkness, will make an
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The Red Band “Deadpool” Trailer Is Here!

August 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

It’s finally here! We’ve already seen the SDCC trailer for Deadpool after is was leaked a few weeks ago, but that was a crappy cellphone recording of the trailer from Hall H! Now it’s here in glorious HD! This movie looks
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5×5 With The Hook: Sam Maggs

July 24, 2015 // 2 Comments

Wherever she is, whatever she’s doing right now, it’s a safe bet Sam Maggs is smiling. Sam Maggs is always smiling; that’s one of the things we love about her, right? At a ridiculously-young age (I think she just stopped wearing
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Ant-Man: A Brief (Naturally) Review

July 18, 2015 // 1 Comment

Personally, I feel movie reviews should be brief, so as not to spoil the experience for the moviegoer; you want enough info to help you decide whether to fork over your hard-earned cash but not enough to spoil the experience. Maybe I’ll write
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“The Flash” Casts Two New Baddies

July 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Rogues gallery of the popular CW series The Flash just keeps growing and growing… Rogues being the key word in that sentence, because the dear old dad of some of the shows villainous characters that are members of “The Rogues”
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The SDCC “Suicide Squad” Trailer Officially Released

July 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

You guys can stop squinting to see those awful quality cellphone recordings of the Suicide Squad trailer, because here it is in glorious high definition. I’m cautiously optimistic. This is our first real look at Jared Leto in action as the
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“Archie #1” Review

July 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

“Hi, my name is Archie Andrews. Welcome to Riverdale”. So begins the first issue of “Archie“, a new series following on the heels of the ending of last year’s “Life With Archie” series. If anyone follows any
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First Full Trailer for “Fear the Walking Dead”

July 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

The first full trailer for The Walking Dead spinoff, Fear the Walking Dead is finally here! Check it out! The show takes place in the early days of the outbreak, giving us a first look at how it started and how quickly the virus took out society
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The CW Superhero Lineup Gets a Stylized Comic Trailer

July 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Check out this amazing trailer for The CW‘s DC Superhero slate of Arrow, The Flash, and Legends of Tomorrow! Arrow returns to The CW with a third season on October 7th, The Flash will be a day prior with it’s second season premier on the
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Ben Affleck to Direct, Co-Write and Star in the Next Batman

July 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

It was rumoured last week but now it is officially confirmed. Batfleck will be directing himself in the next Batman solo film, as well as writing the script with Geoff Johns. Johns is best known for his DC television work with a resume that includes
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“The Walking Dead: Season 6” Trailer

July 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Check out the new trailer for AMC‘s The Walking Dead from San Diego Comic Con! It seems Rick has become a bit of a villain in the newest season of The Walking Dead. It’s getting harder and harder to continue taking sides with the hero of
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How To Be A Cool Comic Book Dad

July 6, 2015 // 2 Comments

Stop snickering, there really is such an animal. Granted, finding one is as easy as locating a Kardashian who doesn’t have a live-in camera crew, but we do exist. A comic book nerd can actually evolve without being exposed to cosmic rays or a
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New Pictures from “Batman V Superman”

July 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

Courtesy of Entertainment Weekly, we have some stills from Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice! We’ll start with this cover of the 2015 Comic Con Preview issue: And a production still of director Zack Snyder and Bruce Wayne himself, Ben
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The Guardians of the Galaxy Sequel Gets a Title

June 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn posted to Facebook yesterday, revealing the title of the next movie in the Marvel Comics franchise. Referencing Peter Quill’s mix tapes Awesome Mix: Vol. 1 and Vol. 2, the next adventure with our
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You Still Read Comic Books at Your Age?

June 28, 2015 // 2 Comments

For some it’s the subtext that draws them in; the subtle and not-so-subtle commentary on the so-called “real world”. For others, it’s the in-your-face action, the literally out-of-this-world action, the dazzling colors and
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