What's With Characters With "II" After Their Names, Like Nite Owl II And Silk Spectre II?

In the world of comics, superheroes - like movies - have sequels. This wasn't always the case, and, confusingly, still isn't; Superman is still Clark Kent and Batman is still Bruce Wayne (Let's just ignore that whole "Battle For The Cowl" thing for now, huh?) despite the fact that they've fought for justice alongside… » 3/01/09 11:48am 3/01/09 11:48am

Watchmen's Sally Jupiter Sexy At Every Age

The next Watchmen » 11/06/08 11:00am 11/06/08 11:00am featurette from Zack Snyder's movie adaptation of Alan Moore's pivotal graphic novel is a shout out to all the movie's super-ladies. While we've seen plenty of Malin Akerman as Laurie Juspeczyk/Silk Spectre II, walking in slo-mo in her thigh highs, this time we get a better look at her mother Sally…

io9 Analyzes Three Leaked Scripts for Watchmen

While Director Zack Snyder is working away feverishly to complete his live-action adaptation of Alan Moore's seminal Watchmen graphic novel, we decided to take a look at the three versions of the film's script floating around on the etherwebs. This project has had several stalled-out development attempts since 1986,… » 1/03/08 10:45am 1/03/08 10:45am