Author Archives: Joey Esposito

Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight to Debut Tomorrow

DC's new continuity-free Batman digital comic will see its first chapter release this week.

Agent Coulson Debuts in the Marvel Universe !!!

Ever since his first appearance in Iron Man, fans have grown to love the scene-stealing S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Phil Coulson. As such, I suppose it was only a matter of time before the character -- who originates from the films --

Batman Prepares for Night of the Owls

As we stand on the eve of the release of the New 52's first attempt at a massive crossover event in Night of the Owls, our anticipation is high. DC Comics has promised that the event is not the kind

Checking Out DC’s New 52’s Earth 2

We're less than a month away from the launch of DC Comics' second wave of New 52 titles, which includes a couple of series that finally introduce the multiverse. Most notable is James Robinson and Nicola Scott's Earth 2

IGN Finds Out – The Walking Dead: What’s Next in Season 3!

That's all she wrote, everyone. For season 2 of The Walking dead, anyway. And boy, what a finale it was. Featuring some truly exciting tidbits leading into the next season, we're going to suffer through a long and grueling summer

The Origin of Harley Quinn …………

DC's latest Suicide Squad comic has been getting better with every issue, but it's next week's #7 that has us truly pumped. With "The Hunt for Harley Quinn" continuing, DC is promising the reveal of Harley's New 52 origin story

Is Miles Morales Going to Meet Peter Parker?

A couple of months back, Marvel Comics teased an upcoming storyline for Ultimate Comics Spider-Man, apparently called "Spider-Men." While it remains to be seen if that's the actual title of the arc, they offered up another teaser today: So, no new

What Do We Really Expect And Want From Superhero Movies?

I think most of us can agree that Avengers is going to blow up the world when it releases in May. We've never seen anything like it. This is an amalgam of blockbuster franchises Voltroning into one mega-franchise that could

Can Hawkeye Lead the Secret Avengers?

Though Captain America made the bold choice of Hawkeye to lead the new team of Secret Avengers, Clint's confidence hasn't exactly matched Cap's enthusiasm. With Secret Avengers #24, it looks as though Hawkeye's leadership might be called into question ...

Can You Believe It? Aquaman Outsells Every Marvel Comic in January. Yes Aquaman !!!

If there was anyone still doubting what DC's New 52 could truly accomplish in terms of keeping them in the fight, the January sales might offer some perspective. To kick off the new year, DC Comics beat Marvel in unit

Will The Green Arrow’s TV Future Be Simply Known As ‘ARROW’ ???

Arrow. Say it once, in a deep movie-trailer-guy-voice. It's got a potency to it, no? I'll let the fact that the show picked up for a pilot by the CW has dropped the "Green" from its title slide.

The Secret Avengers’ New Era….

It seems Rick Remender has a thing for Marvel's covert op teams. Coming from a red-hot run on Uncanny X-Force, Remender is poised to take over Secret Avengers from Warren Ellis starting with January's #21.1. Joining him for the Point

The NEW X-O Manowar …….

Last week, we were honored to bring you the first look at the new Valiant Comics, who will be crashing the comic book industry in a big way with the return of some if its most iconic characters. The Free

5 Reasons Why A Booster Gold TV Show Would Be Awesome

Last week, it was revealed that SyFy had ordered a script for a new Booster Gold television series. While Booster's certainly not a household name (though he did clock in at #59 on IGN's Top 100 Comic Book Heroes), there

Why There Are No NEW Iconic Superheroes???

If you take a look at IGN's Top 100 Comic Book Heroes, specifically the top 20, you'll notice a trend. It might not be all that shocking, but looked at from a certain angle, it's fairly disconcerting. Only two of

Marvel Cancels Several Books!

In addition to yesterday's layoffs at Marvel Comics as the company undergoes some severe cost-cutting measures, a few titles have gotten the ax as well. Iron Man 2.0, All-Winners Squad, and Alpha Flight are all on the chopping block, according

New York Comic-Con: Avengers: Shattered Heroes Panel

Marvel's Avengers: Shattered Heroes panel kicked off the big comic book events of Saturday at New York Comic-Con 2011, with a jam-packed panel consisting of Matt Fraction, Kieron Gillen, Christos Gage, Chris Yost, CB Cebulski, Tom Brevoort and Axel Alo...

New York Comic-Con: DC All Access: Green Lantern Panel

The Green Lantern panel began to a packed room, moderated by DC Comics SVP of Sales Bob Wayne. The panel included editor Brian Cunningham and writers Geoff Johns, Peter Tomasi and Tony Bedard. Wayne showed off a page of Green

Would You Want To See An Aquaman Movie?

When you say the name "Aquaman" to the average person, chances are they'll emit some sort of chuckle. It's goofy, right? A guy who communicates with fish and rides seahorses how is he possibly in the same (justice) league

How Do You Rank the Superhero Movies of 2011?

As you're probably aware, IGN ran the results of our 2011 Summer Movie Awards earlier this week, which features the "Best Comic Book Movie" category. For the first time ever, the winner was determined by you, the readers. Coming out