What can we expect from the second season of Batwoman? Who is lending their voices to the animated DC Comics movie Justice Society: World War II? Want to see a new clip from Batman: Year of the Dragon? What idea did James Gunn steal from fan theories for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2? Want to know the origin story of Comic Book Guy from The Simpsons? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Mondo is kicking off 2021 the only way they know how: by honoring the only superhero movie that features an octopus playing the drums.
The company has announced that it will be celebrating the heroes of the DC Universe throughout 2021 with “the premiere vinyl pressings” of soundtracks to multiple DC films and TV shows, beginning with Rupert Gregson-Williams‘ score for James Wan‘s Aquaman. Other films and TV soundtracks to receive Mondo vinyl releases this year include Shazam!, the first and second seasons of Doom Patrol, and one especially exciting score that still stands as one of the best collection of music from any DC-related property: 1978’s Superman: The Movie.
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The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.
In this edition, a video essay looks back at the history of Sacha Baron Cohen‘s character Borat and explains why he works better in 2020 than in his first feature film or Da Ali G Show. Plus, see how the first season of the DC Comics series Doom Patrol compares to the comic books that inspired it, and listen to Saturday Night Live cast member Chloe Fineman read The Night Before Christmas by way of her man celebrity impressions. Read More »
Want to see a Wolverine fan film where the mutant tries to get a haircut? Why does Spider-Man have a new two-piece suit with a cowl? Did you know it’s officially Wonder Woman Day? Have you heard about the new book The Wakanda Files? When will Warner Bros. make a decision about when to release Wonder Woman 1984? When can you get the second season of Doom Patrol on Blu-ray and DVD? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
When HBO Max launched earlier this year and touted the huge catalog of movies, TV shows, and animated series based on DC Comics, it felt like it was only a matter of time before the DC Universe streaming came to an end. The writing on the wall came when Doom Patrol and Harley Quinn became available on HBO Max, and now it’s official: DC Universe will be no more in 2021, and it will be rebranded as DC Universe Infinite, solely a comic book subscription service.
The good news is that all the original DC Comics shows that previously called DC Universe their home will continue to live on at HBO Max. And if you’re a current DC Universe subscriber, you can easily upgrade to HBO Max for a limited time promotional price. Get all the details below. Read More »
Want to take a look back at Spider-Man: The New Animated Series? Did you hear the Doom Patrol soundtracks are available online now? How dismal were Peter Shinkoda‘s paychecks for Daredevil? What did Chris Evans recently have to say about the late Chadwick Boseman? Which other actor had their Suicide Squad role written specifically for them by James Gunn? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
A second round of DC FanDome unfolded over the weekend, and though it wasn’t anywhere near as star-studded or exciting as the first round of the virtual convention, there were still some new tidbits of information revealed on the DC Comics television side of things.
Below, we’ve rounded up the more noteworthy reveals that might be of interest, including Doom Patrol getting renewed for a third season, the fourth season title for Young Justice, and some details on the upcoming seasons of Pennyworth, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Superman & Lois, and Batwoman. Read More »
Why didn’t the X-Men get costumes closer to their comic design in the first movie? Did you know Marvel almost took the Spider-Man title away from Miles Morales? Why was the original X-Men cast forced to confront Bryan Singer on set? When does the Batman: Death in the Family Blu-ray arrive? Does Magik have a connection to the X-Men in the New Mutants movie? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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Want to take a look at a custom Wonder Woman lightsaber? Did you hear Oscar Isaac is creating a graphic novel? What are Doctor Strange and Ironheart doing together? How would you like to win a New Mutants poster? Did you know Taika Waititi makes another appearance in Thor: Ragnarok besides voicing Korg? What’s coming to DC Universe in August? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Why did Chris Evans send a young fan a Captain America shield and a personalized video? When is a Wonder Woman 1984 tie-in comic set to debut? Why wasn’t there a sequel to Constantine with Keanu Reeves? Is Silk coming to Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse? Why didn’t Patrick Stewart want to play Professor X in the original X-Men movie? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »