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Comcast Drops Its Bid to Buy Fox, Meaning There's Nothing Stopping the Disney Deal Now Comcast Drops Its Bid to Buy Fox, Meaning There's Nothing Stopping the Disney Deal Now

Much in the same way that the Avengers and co. fought valiantly to stop Thanos from collecting all six Infinity Stones, Comcast has been desperately trying to block Disney’s substantial bid to acquire 21st Century Fox and all of that sweet comic book IP the studio’s been sitting on. Today, though, that valiant fight…

The First Titans Trailer Is a Brutal Introduction to Another Very Dark DC Universe The First Titans Trailer Is a Brutal Introduction to Another Very Dark DC Universe

If you’ve ever wanted to hear Robin say “Fuck Batman” before knocking the hell out of and killing a couple of street-level criminals, then allow us to show you the very first trailer for DC Universe’s upcoming live-action Titans series. Suffice to say that Teen Titans Go!, this is not.

The Amazing World of Gumball's Homage to Cowboy Bebop Is Downright Incredible

Cartoon Network’s The Amazing World of Gumball is a delightfully demented, acerbic show about anthropomorphic animals (and, um, other things) living in the suburbs, and it delights in breaking the fourth wall. A new homage to Cowboy Bebop reminds us how great the minds behind the show are.

The Latest Robin Hood Trailer Is an Impossible Archery Training Montage

In order to differentiate it from the countless other Robin Hood adaptations, Lionsgate decided to go in a decidedly more modern direction for director Otto Bathurst’s upcoming movie starring Taron Egerton and Jamie Foxx. Sort of.

Netflix Is Going All in on the Millarverse With a Live-Action Jupiter's Legacy Series and More Netflix Is Going All in on the Millarverse With a Live-Action Jupiter's Legacy Series and More

When Netflix made the surprising decision to buy the rights to Mark Millar’s Millarverse last year, it wasn’t difficult to imagine just what the upstart Hollywood studio planned to do with all of the writer’s many comic book series. What’s surprising is just how quickly Netflix seems to be moving forward on those…

Rainbow Brite Is Coming to Save the World From Drabness in a New Comics Series Rainbow Brite Is Coming to Save the World From Drabness in a New Comics Series

Because it’s been years since Rainbow Brite was at the height of its popularity and everyone’s really into ‘80s nostalgia right now, it’s not too surprising to hear that Dynamite is launching a new comic based on the franchise. Writer Jeremy Whitley and artist Brittney Williams’ monthly series will follow a young girl…

Marvel's New Sentry Is a Sobering Reflection on the Golden Age of Wish Fulfillment Comics Marvel's New Sentry Is a Sobering Reflection on the Golden Age of Wish Fulfillment Comics

The Sentry was never been a particularly original superhero. He’s more or less Marvel’s answer to Superman with a healthy dose of Moon Knight’s madness thrown in for good measure. The character’s new solo series, though, is doing something much more interesting than you’d expect.

Squirrel Girl, Ms. Marvel, and More Clash in the First Marvel Rising Trailer

Marvel’s upcoming animated series Marvel Rising will follow as a group of young superheroes including Ms. Marvel, Squirrel Girl, and Spider-Gwen Ghost Spider come together to form a next generation team. Ahead of San Diego Comic-Con this week, the first trailer for Marvel Rising: Initiation, a complimentary series of…

The Darkest Minds' Newest Teaser Is All About Romance The Darkest Minds' Newest Teaser Is All About Romance

Fox’s upcoming adaptation of Alexandra Bracken’s YA series The Darkest Minds might seem like an epic, action-oriented X-Men kind of a story, but the film’s latest trailer is a powerful reminder that romance is ultimately what drives everything forward.

Get Your First Look at Netflix's Magical New She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Series Get Your First Look at Netflix's Magical New She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Series

One of the best things about classic cartoons being rebooted is getting to see how contemporary artists decide to reimagine characters we all remember fondly. In our first glimpse at Netflix’s upcoming She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, we’re introduced to a younger, though just as badass, Princess Adora.

Steven Universe's Rebecca Sugar on How She Expresses Her Identity Through the Non-binary Crystal Gems Steven Universe's Rebecca Sugar on How She Expresses Her Identity Through the Non-binary Crystal Gems

Steven Universe is, without a doubt, one of the most groundbreaking television shows airing right now because of its strong messages about queer positivity, inclusion, and the power of love. As much of an impact as the show has had on its fanbase, it also helped creator Rebecca Sugar become more comfortable with her…

In This Week's Best New Comics, People and Their Identities Are Mere Commodities In This Week's Best New Comics, People and Their Identities Are Mere Commodities

What does a perfect world look like, exactly? Is it a place where everyone agrees to get along because we’ve set aside our differences, or is it a place where the trauma that so often gives birth to those differences never existed at all?

Zombieland 2 Is Officially Happening and Everyone's Coming Back Except Bill Murray Zombieland 2 Is Officially Happening and Everyone's Coming Back Except Bill Murray

After a nearly decade of waiting, it’s finally happening.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse's Green Goblin Is a Glimpse at How Gorgeous the Movie Is Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse's Green Goblin Is a Glimpse at How Gorgeous the Movie Is

While Sony’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is a fully computer-animated film, it cleverly incorporates a number of moments that have a drastically different style reminiscent of comic books. Our first good look at the Green Goblin is no exception.

Joss Whedon Lands a New HBO Series About Fancy Victorian Women With Superpowers Joss Whedon Lands a New HBO Series About Fancy Victorian Women With Superpowers

HBO’s still the name to beat when it comes to prestige genre television and apparently, it has no intentions of losing that title. The network’s teaming up with Joss Whedon for a new series set in a fanciful world of social norms and secret powers.

Dark Horse Is Turning William Gibson's Alien 3 Script Into a New Comic  Dark Horse Is Turning William Gibson's Alien 3 Script Into a New Comic 

When Fox approached William Gibson to write a script for Alien 3 back in the late ‘80s, the studio imagined that the lauded author would bring his distinct cyberpunk vision of the future to the franchise. Instead, Gibson turned in a complicated, politically-charged script influenced by the Cold War. Due to a number of…

Luke Cage Is Corny as Hell

Mike Colter is a ridiculously handsome man who’s spent years playing heartthobs on screens big and small. Conversely, as the star of Netflix’s Luke Cage, he’s portraying one of the least sexy people in the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe. There’s more to it than that, but let’s start there.

The Dummy That Ruined Your Childhood Is Back in the First Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween Trailer The Dummy That Ruined Your Childhood Is Back in the First Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween Trailer

Even though Jack Black’s R.L. Stine was made out to be the star of 2015's Goosebumps film, the character is conspicuously missing in the first trailer for the sequel, Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween. Thankfully, the true icon from the franchise, Slappy the Dummy (voiced by Jack Black) is back and terrorizing children…

The Great Thing Steven Universe and Dragon Ball Z Have in Common The Great Thing Steven Universe and Dragon Ball Z Have in Common

There comes a point in every Dragon Ball Z fan’s life when you take stock of all of Goku’s friends and family, and realize that most of them were originally villains hellbent on killing the Saiyan hero before eventually coming to love him. In a lot of ways, the same is true of Steven Universe, a show that’s deeply…

DC's Shazam! Enlists Marvel's Djimon Hounsou for a Classic Comic Character DC's Shazam! Enlists Marvel's Djimon Hounsou for a Classic Comic Character

While it was initially thought that This Is Us star Ron Cephas Jones was the frontrunner to join Warner Bros.’ upcoming Shazam! as a key DC Comics character who plays a pivotal role in Billy Batson’s journey to becoming a hero, it turns out that that’s probably not the case.

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