The Most Amazing Cosplay From Wondercon: Day One!

Every year, the Wondercon cosplayers keep astonishing us, both with their attention to detail and with their creativity. You keep thinking you've seen it all — and then you see what people have come up with this year, and it's a brand new delight all over again. Here's our favorite cosplay from Wondercon day one. » 4/19/14 11:45am Today 11:45am

Show Your Love For DC Comics Heroines With These Dreamy 1940s Pin-Ups!

The iconic women of the DC Universe have seldom looked bolder or more beautiful than they do in these pin-up illustrations by Ant Lucia, which have been making the rounds online recently. And now, Quantum Mechanix is releasing 10 of them as art prints. We've got an exclusive first look, including a few you've never… » 4/08/14 8:00am 4/08/14 8:00am

Why Are We Meeting The X-Men's Quicksilver In This Awful Commercial?

We're starting to think that the X-Men don't really like Quicksilver that much. First they made him look like this, and now they are showing off his super-speed powers for the first time in a fast food commercial. Well at least it's better than that super-sexist Mystique Ad. » 4/07/14 2:01pm 4/07/14 2:01pm

Which Superhuman Should Quit Angsting And Just Enjoy Their Powers?

Most of us would probably kill to be able to shrug off a gunshot wound, or jump over a skyscraper, or read people's minds. You know who doesn't enjoy superpowers? Most people who have them, these days. Who's the superhuman character who's most in need of lightening up and counting their super-blessings? » 4/04/14 2:48pm 4/04/14 2:48pm

Captain America 2 Is One Of The Best Action Movies I've Ever Seen

Captain America: The Winter Soldier is a brilliant action movie, that serves up a huge dose of wish fulfillment along with its bravura fight scenes. The wish fulfillment isn't just being a face-kicking badass and blowing shit up, but the notion that we could all live in Steve Rogers' world, where political conundrums… » 4/04/14 9:00am 4/04/14 9:00am

Captain America's Catch-Up List Is Different In Different Countries

When you've been on ice as long as Steve Rogers was, there's bound to be some stuff that passed you by. A couple weeks ago, we shared this screencap of Captain America's list of stuff to catch up on. But it turns out the list reads differently in different countries. See for yourself! » 3/31/14 2:40pm 3/31/14 2:40pm

Which Studio's Attempt To Copy Marvel's Movie Universe Is Most Doomed?

The rules have changed for superhero movies. Any studio that's serious about being in the game is openly trying to copy Marvel's comic-book-esque strategy of a shared universe and an interlocking series of series, with crossovers. But which studio is most likely to succeed in grabbing at Marvel's crown? » 3/31/14 10:20am 3/31/14 10:20am

The Rock Hints That He's Still Playing DC's Badass Bounty Hunter, Lobo

Earlier today, Dwayne Johnson tweeted that he and DC Comics have agreed on a character for him to play. But is this Lobo, the space bounty hunter that Johnson has been linked to for years? Or John Stewart, the Green Lantern? We had a chance to talk to the Rock about his superhero role, and here's what he told us. » 3/25/14 10:15am 3/25/14 10:15am

The 10 Weirdest Marvel Movies That Almost Got Made

These days, Marvel has a pretty amazing track record on the big screen. Even if you toss in the films produced by Sony or Fox, most of the movies range from okay to superb. But things could have turned out very, very different. Here are 10 bizarre Marvel film projects that were in development at one point. » 3/21/14 10:00am 3/21/14 10:00am