Y, The First Film
After years of on-again and off-again film news, it's been announced yet again, this time on the heels of the recent debut of Saga, that a film adaptation of Y, The Last Man was once again in production. The film now has a new writing staff working on adapting the series into a movie script, you can read more about it here.
Low on Thunderbolts
Thunderbolts is coming to an end in May, sources report. The long running series is apparently set to end at issue #175, which will prompt a new, unannounced title from there. The final issue will double ship along with a second-to-last this May, to read more click here.
Captain Marvel joins the Avengers?
With the recent name change of DC's Captain Marvel to SHAZAM, Marvel has opted to take back the name. This July, Ms. Marvel will don a new costume, a new name, and a new solo series written by Kelly Sue DeConnick, as she becomes Captain Marvel. I'm kind of conflicted about Ms. Marvel becoming Captain Marvel, but as long as they don't change the character too much I doubt I'll mind, I'm expecting the only changes to be the name and costume. (Read More)
The Spider vs. The Iguana
Another one of the villains for the upcoming Amazing Spider-Man video game shows us that one of the villains will be a new version of an old school Spider-Man Villain known as The Iguana. I don't know much about the Iguana but he definitely has a good look, and fits in with the theme since the main villain is The Lizard, I wouldn't mind seeing The Iguana show up in some form of the comics. (Read More)
Todd McFarlane replaces Todd McFarlane?!
It was recently announced that Todd McFarlane will once again start writing the Spawn series at issue #220, but it turns out he'll be replacing noneother than himself. The current writer of Spawn, Will Carlton, was actually a pseudonym used by McFarlane, meaning that he's been writing Spawn since #185. Read more about Todd McFarlane, Spawn Writer and Fresh Prince of Bel-Air fan by clicking here.
Ultimate Spider-Man Trailer
Before I get out of here, I figured I'd link you guys to the trailer of the upcoming Ultimate Spider-Man animated series on Disney XD. So sit back and enjoy, and be sure to let me know what you guys thought of it.
And that's it for me everyone. Thanks for reading and feel free to let me know what you think, until next time, I'm your friendly neighborhood blogger-man, Jason Todd, signing off!