News & Things: A Cool Fantomex & A Sad Batman



Mahmud Asrar Talks “Wolverine and the X-Men” Relaunch

Asrar talks to Newsarama about what’s next for Wolvie’s kids, discusses his recent exclusive contract with Marvel, and reveals some really awesome sketchbook art for the characters. That Fantomex!

Ant-Man Movie Date Moved Up

Ant-Man, a movie with an ever-shifting release date, will now come out on July 17, 2015, the same date that Batman Vs. Superman was originally supposed to be released. Many are seeing this as some kind of petty turf war between DC and Marvel. I sincerely hope that this results in some West Side Story style snap-dance fighting between the two houses.

Pick Up This Adorable Miyazaki Statue and Support Tsunami Relief

Proceeds from sales of this cheery little Hayao Miyazaki figure will go to Kawakura-Maru, a charity helping with relief efforts from the 2011 Earthquake and Tsunami.

“Days of Future Past” costumes for Blink (!!), Quicksilver, Magneto and Beast Revealed

Oh, Quicksilver. Oh, honey. No. I thought we, as a culture, had moved beyond metallic pleather? Otherwise, everyone looks alright. But seriously, how to do even do that to Evan Peters (a perfect and beautiful human specimen) ?


Kelly Sue Talks “Bitch Planet”

DeConnick discusses exploitation tropes in her new series.

We’ve got “Creator-Owned”, so why not try “Reader-Owned”?

An interesting proposal from Bleeding Cool’s Rich Johnston.

CBLDF: Creative Expression and Censorship

An interesting discussion on the changes made between the Japanese and Western releases of the upcoming and hotly anticipated Square-Enix game Bravely Default.

And Finally…


Artist Remi Noël creates a sad life on the road for a li’l Bruce Wayne in these adorable and somehow heartbreaking photographs. 

Ivy Noelle Weir

Ivy Noelle Weir

Ivy Noelle Weir is a Librarian, Writer, Photographer, and feminist geek out to ruin everything you love. She tweets excessively at @ivynoelle.