Now This Is The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen Movie We Deserve

Forget the unnecessary addition of Tom Sawyer and the other departures from Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill's comics. Florian Liedtke imagines a title sequence for a different League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen movie taken straight from the comics, with a revamped cast. » 8/12/14 11:20am 8/12/14 11:20am

The Weirdest Stories Where God Is An Actual Character

Plenty of science fiction and fantasy stories have angels and demons wandering around. Or minor deities, like Glory in Buffy. But a few stories dare to introduce THE God. The Judeo-Christian Supreme Being. Here are the absolute wildest stories where God makes an appearance. » 8/08/14 12:00pm 8/08/14 12:00pm

Who Would Be in a Modern League of Extraordinary Gentlemen?

Summer is giving us one last heat wave before turning into fall, and your humble post-apocalyptic fake mailman couldn’t be more ready for some cool weather. You know what the truest mark of civilization is? It’s not buildings, language, community, or even social justice. It’s goddamned air conditioning. » 8/28/13 8:00am 8/28/13 8:00am

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen gets one more shot as a TV show

We love Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill's League of Extraordinary Gentlemen comic series. However, we were less in love with the live-action movie version. But, that's all in the past now. Fox wants to start fresh with a TV series just for the literary heroes. » 7/09/13 3:41pm 7/09/13 3:41pm

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: 1996 would include Dana Scully…

This is bloody hilarious. Davinder Brar, Chris Bird (of the website Mighty God King), and Andrew Wheeler have taken Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill's fictional superteam conceit and applied it to the 1990s. » 8/21/12 12:05pm 8/21/12 12:05pm

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Hit-Girl, and Anthony Bourdain's…

There are a ton of new bizarre reads on the spinner racks this Wednesday. First off, Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill release the final chapter of League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century, 2009, which includes a guest appearance by a certain magical British adolescent: » 6/26/12 8:30am 6/26/12 8:30am

The 10 Most Epic Last Stands in Science Fiction and Fantasy

If you're a fictional character, death can arrive rather swiftly and creatively. It's your job to go out like an absolute champ so that non-fictional readers and audiences remember your passing and holler your praises on the internet. Here are ten times science fiction and fantasy heroes lost their lives with panache. » 6/06/12 12:15pm 6/06/12 12:15pm

Alan Moore announces new League of Extraordinary Gentlemen comic,…

Over the weekend, Alan Moore engaged in a 2.5-hour webchat as a fundraiser for Cleveland's Harvey Pekar Library Statue. During this frank conversation, the Bearded Master addressed questions about his feud with Grant Morrison (short answer: there isn't one), why he wrote Neonomicon ("Because I had a massive, massive… » 2/06/12 9:10am 2/06/12 9:10am

The new League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is a magical mystery tour…

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century - 1969 sees Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill's Britannic literary superteam in Love Generation London, where Aleister Crowley analogue Oliver Haddo conspires with Terner Purple, a thinly veiled reference to Mick Jagger's role in the rock-and-roll drama Performance. » 7/30/11 3:10pm 7/30/11 3:10pm

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen trip their brains out in this…

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen return, and this time they're higher than kites! Also, everyone in Manhattan becomes a friendly neighborhood Spider-Person. Just your standard week in comics, folks. » 7/26/11 9:20am 7/26/11 9:20am

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen + 30 Rock = the strangest painting…

We're used to seeing Alex Ross' hyper-realistic style being applied to such straight-faced comic projects as Kingdom Come and Marvels, so it's a bit of a mindblower seeing him mash up the cast of 30 Rock with The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. And given that this painting has Judah Friedlander as a Martian, this… » 7/21/11 6:45am 7/21/11 6:45am

30 Comic-Con exclusive toys you'll sell your organs for

The cruel economics of Comic-Con dictate that gee-whiz collectibles (produced in ludicrously small quantities) will be rewarded to those who make the pilgrimage to San Diego. Here are the 2011 exclusives destined to whip convention-goers into a rampage. » 7/09/11 11:00am 7/09/11 11:00am

14 Super Submarines That Took Science Fiction Under The Sea

Although science fiction usually looks to the skies, there's a whole world of wonder and mystery beneath the ocean's surface. When you need some advanced submarines to go exploring, these are the fourteen best. » 6/10/10 3:14pm 6/10/10 3:14pm

Why Can't Movie Superheroes Save The World?

James Bond saves the world sometimes. So does Captain Kirk. But at least in the movies, superheroes don't - they're too busy fighting personal spats. Here's why superheroes on the big screen should save the damn world now and then. » 5/10/10 5:17pm 5/10/10 5:17pm

When you look at it this way, a progression becomes pretty obvious — in…

22 Cases of Sherlock Holmes in Science Fiction

He may already be the most iconic character in detective fiction, but who says Sherlock Holmes doesn't have a place in science fiction as well? We explore some of the Victorian sleuth's most fantastic adventures. » 3/22/09 10:00am 3/22/09 10:00am

Got A Question For Alan Moore?

Ever wanted the chance to ask famous comic writer - not to mention wizard and sock-worshipper - Alan Moore a question? Now you have the chance, thanks to a comic book store and the internet. » 1/14/09 10:30am 1/14/09 10:30am

It's All About The Tie-Ins For This Week's Comics

It's a heavy week for tie-ins at the comic store this week, with prequels, sequels, adaptations and source material for movies, video games and our favorite TV show hitting shelves tomorrow. There's even the re-appearance of the much-delayed Halo » 8/12/08 9:00am 8/12/08 9:00am comic for its third "monthly" issue in the space of a year, but that's…

What The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen Movie Could Have Been

The film version of Alan Moore's graphic novel The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is probably the worst movie adaptation of all time. It failed to capture the spirit of the graphic novel, didn't stay true to the characters, and devolved into just another vehicle for Sean Connery. But take heart. Check out this… » 2/26/08 3:30pm 2/26/08 3:30pm

Alan Moore Documentary Will Melt Your Eyes And Ears

You may have read Alan Moore's work in Watchmen, Swamp Thing, V For Vendetta, or The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, but do you know much about the guy behind some of the greatest comics of the turn of the millennium? AlterTube has posted a 2003 documentary about him, which you can watch after the jump. If you… » 2/01/08 8:40am 2/01/08 8:40am

The Justice League Of America Goes Steampunk

The big screen version of the Justice League of America has been put on hold and sent back to the drawing board. Plus, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen movie was fairly craptastic. But pretend, for a moment, that the two projects collided in your imagination and the resulting movie kicked ass. Got it? Now imagine… » 1/21/08 11:00am 1/21/08 11:00am