Romance Fail: The Worst Fictional Pairings, and Why They Happen

Romance abounds in fiction — and science fiction and fantasy are full of epic romances too. But sometimes, it's just a bad idea. We see so many fictional couples that the writers clearly thought were a great idea, but are actually disasters. Here are the main signs that a fictional romance is a terrible, awful, bad… » 2/14/14 12:00pm 2/14/14 12:00pm

The 9 Least Incredible Adventures the Incredible Hulk Ever Had

The Hulk is the strongest superhero of them all, but he’s not the smartest. And what he has in sheer power he often loses in common sense, decency, and overall dignity, as evidenced throughout his lengthy comics career. Here are nine stories of the Hulk that are incredible only in the sense that they are incredibly » 11/04/13 10:05am 11/04/13 10:05am

The Most Intrepid Superhero Spaceships

On Earth, superheroes can soar through the air and swing through the urban jungle like Tarzan. But when costumed crime-fighters go into deep space, they often need a ship to zoom around in. Here's a round up of insane and awesome superhero space vehicles. » 9/01/13 12:18pm 9/01/13 12:18pm

Meet DC Nation's Metal Men! Plus a glimpse of the Lego Yoda Special!

This week in the world of cartoons, we spend our last week in the late summer Bermuda Triangle of TV animation. Enjoy clips from Futurama, Teen Titans Go!, an upcoming Lego Star Wars special, and a few shows that aren't normally in the roundup, while some of our faves are on hiatus. » 8/31/13 7:00am 8/31/13 7:00am

Doom Patrol hits DC Nation plus one step to a Unified Marvel Animated…

This week in the world of cartoons, well...lots of series are taking a late Summer vacation. Adventure Time, Regular Show, Beware the Batman, and Avengers Assemble are repeats, but, in the meantime, we have clips from Futurama, the new DC Nation Doom Patrol short, and an Ultimate Spider-Man/Hulk and the Agents of… » 8/24/13 7:00am 8/24/13 7:00am

Do We Know What the Next Incredible Hulk Movie is About?

Doctor Strange might have found its leading man. We may have learned who the villains of X-Men: Days of Future Past are. All You Need is Kill gets renamed. See the new Walking Dead zombie. Learn what the music of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. tells us about the show. There are a million beautiful Comic-Con posters. Spoilers… » 7/16/13 6:00am 7/16/13 6:00am

The time the Hulk battled baseball, capitalism and a giant rooster

In this golden age of comic-based entertainment, it can be easy to look back at shows like 1978-82’s Incredible Hulk TV series and feel that it somehow paved the way for today’s hit superhero shows and movies. Easy… but wrong, at least if you’re looking back at The Incredible Hulk episode “The Phenom.” » 5/31/13 8:00am 5/31/13 8:00am

Now THIS is the Incredible Hulk series we want to read

Fear Agent creator Rick Remender tweeted this awesome comics cover, which introduces a superfreaky version of the Incredible Hulk. The only problem we can see in this storyline: the Rick James Hulk would instantly be in a love triangle with Peter Parker, because he's in love with Mary Jane. (She's his main thang.) [ » 1/11/13 11:07am 1/11/13 11:07am

Are we at the start of a new golden age of superhero TV shows?

Eight episodes in, Arrow is officially a mega-hit, at least by The CW's standards. And not only that, but Arrow is actually... pretty decent. The Christopher Nolan-inspired "gritty" superhero soap opera manages to be addictive fun, blending some solid action with the kind of relationship drama that makes Vampire Diaries » 12/07/12 9:00am 12/07/12 9:00am

Guillermo del Toro teases "big name" writer for his Incredible Hulk TV…

The post-Avengers Marvel project we're perhaps most excited about — sorry, Thor 2 and Captain America 2 — is the promise of a Hulk TV series produced by Guillermo del Toro. But the Pan's Labyrinth director is often followed with a list of forever-in-development projects, so imagine our surprise when he announced that… » 8/07/12 10:15am 8/07/12 10:15am

Battleship: An Important Document in the Future Field of Peter David…

Peter David isn't just a prolific contributor to comics, novels, television and various other media, he's also a huge player in the field of movie novelizations. (As opposed to media tie-in novels, which he also casts a massive shadow in.) One day, future scholars will study the novelizations of Peter David, with… » 5/15/12 12:45pm 5/15/12 12:45pm

Alfonso Cuarón's astronaut epic Gravity really does begin with a single …

Christopher Nolan talks Dark Knight Rises villains, while Joss Whedon hints at a Captain America character's fate. Plus a crucial Doctor Who casting update, and more on Man of Steel, Lock-Out, Fringe, American Horror Story, and the Short Circuit remake! » 4/12/12 6:00am 4/12/12 6:00am