• DC Daily Planet: Supergirl, Powerless, and the Countdown Continues

    DC Daily Planet: Supergirl, Powerless, and the Countdown Continues0

    • May 13, 2016

    It’s been a big week for TV news with both cancellations and series pickups rolling in at breakneck speed. CBS’s Supergirl is making the network jump to the CW to begin filming in Vancouver rather than Los Angeles. What this move means for returning cast and future storylines is yet to be determined but after

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  • Supermoms: Martyred, Fridged, Forgotten

    Supermoms: Martyred, Fridged, Forgotten6

    Mother’s Day is a day we celebrate the woman (or women) in our lives that fulfill the role of “mother.” Mothers—the good and the bad ones—are an important part of our lives. Moms that worry about what media teaches their children, what superheroes are really super, and so much more. Mothers are important; their absence

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  • Amanda Waller & Laurel Lance: Dead and Disrespected On Arrow

    Amanda Waller & Laurel Lance: Dead and Disrespected On Arrow6

    CW’s Arrow is no stranger to killing characters, particularly female characters. Since Arrow’s inception, the show has prided itself on taking cues from Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight franchise, and portrayed a gritter side of Green Arrow mythology and canon. Arrow gave fans a fraught view of Oliver Queen as a man who struggled with PTSD

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  • DC Daily Planet: Woo! Woo! Etta Candy, Super Hero Girls, and Ben Affleck

    DC Daily Planet: Woo! Woo! Etta Candy, Super Hero Girls, and Ben Affleck0

    • February 26, 2016

    This week’s DCDP is going to be all about catching up on the news from corners of the DCU that got pushed to the side in the frenzy of keeping up to date with Rebirth. Can you believe it? We’re finally living in a (sort of) post-Rebirth Panic world. We made it, you guys. There’s

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  • The Present (and Future) of Iris West

    The Present (and Future) of Iris West0

    I had no plans to write about the depiction of Iris West on The Flash because I thought my grumbling tweets were enough and that other people who were more moved by it could take it on. I didn’t think I needed to be the person, because to be honest, the fun of the show

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  • DC Daily Planet: #Rebirth Watch, Starfire, and flying to Gotham City

    DC Daily Planet: #Rebirth Watch, Starfire, and flying to Gotham City2

    So here we are, wrapping up week three of DC’s Rebirth news/buzz/rumors fiasco, and honestly? We don’t have a ton to show for it. I wish I could say I’m surprised by this. Here are some things that have been pinned down and confirmed since the last time we took a look: Scott Snyder is definitely

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