When can you grab Legion of Superheroes on Blu-ray? How can you play as Aquaman on Fortnite? When is Deadshot getting killed off in the Suicide Squad comics? How does Ruby Rose‘s departure from Batwoman create a plot hole for Crisis on Infinite Earths? Who was going to voice MODOK in the New Warriors animated series before it was canceled? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
When will new episodes of The Flash and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow return to The CW? When does Spider-Man: Maximum Venom come to Disney XD? What does Eiza Gonzalez have to say about missing out on the role of Catwoman? Did Marvel actually shoot the Iron Man armor swap with Doctor Strange? Want to listen to chats with Arrow star Stephen Amell while in self-quarantine? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Freeform has been struggling to forge its own identity since its rebranding from ABC Family in 2016, and their next best chance at this has just flown the coop. Marvel’s New Warriors was set to debut on Freeform in 2018, but now the show is seeking a new home. After failing to find a time slot for the series, Marvel took it back and are now going to shop it around.
Read More »
What’s so special about Batman Day this fall? What’s the different between the Inhumans and Nuhumans on Agents of SHIELD? Who is Keith David playing on New Warriors? How do Deadpool director and creator Rob Liefeld react to the Honest Trailer of the movie? Want a sneak peek at Black Manta‘s awesome costume in Aquaman? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
As superheroes continue to dominate the box office, Marvel Television is expanding its reach from ABC (Agents of SHIELD, Agent Carter) and Netflix (The Defenders and its individual preceding shows) to Freeform, the network formerly known as ABC Family. Cloak and Dagger will be their first show on Freeform in 2018, and it’ll be followed by New Warriors, a series from Cougar Town creator Kevin Biegel that involves the fan favorite character Squirrel Girl and a handful of other superpowered teens.
A new press release confirms that the show’s key actors have been secured, so read on to discover the members of the New Warriors cast.
Read More »
When does the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 soundtrack hit cassette and vinyl? Which is the latest country to ban screenings of Wonder Woman due to Gal Gadot‘s Israeli nationality? Which two DC Extended Universe movies are likely to get the greenlight next? What did Marvel Cinematic Universe stars have to say about Wonder Woman‘s success? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Want to see Tom Holland‘s amazing Lip Sync Battle performance from the special Spider-Man: Homecoming face-off episode? Who could Sigourney Weaver be playing in The Defenders? What are Groot‘s favorite movies? Could Dave Bautista end up getting his own spin-off as Drax the Destroyer? Want to see Mark Ruffalo getting ready for Thor: Ragnarok reshoots? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Earlier this month, Freeform gave a straight-to-series order to New Warriors, a new TV show based on the Marvel Comics title of the same name, which focuses on a team that is basically a junior varsity version of the Avengers. Squirrel Girl was announced as the main character, but the rest of the team had yet to be revealed. That changed today.
Read More »
Cool Posts From Around the Web:
What the hell is the #GrootDancebomb challenge? Want to see a Batman: The Animated Series poster in the style of Star Wars: The Last Jedi? Which songs do you hope are on the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 soundtrack? Will Gotham and Agents of SHIELD get renewed for another season? How far to Marvel’s plans for Spider-Man in the MCU currently go? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
So far Marvel Television has kept their small screen endeavors limited to shows like Agents of SHIELD and Agent Carter on ABC and the round-up of street-level superhero shows that are leading up to an assembly of The Defenders on Netflix (which we just learned will be debuting this August). But Marvel’s new Cloak and Dagger series is heading to Freeform, and another Marvel series won’t be far behind on the same channel.
New Warriors is a Marvel Comics series that follows a group of young superheroes who are like the junior varsity version of The Avengers, not unlike what the New Mutants are to the X-Men. However, the TV series, which we first heard about last year, will star a character who has only ever been in the cartoon version of the team in The Ultimate Spider-Man animated series (seen above), and that’s Squirrel Girl.
Find out more about the New Warriors TV series after the jump. Read More »