This Week’s TV: Joker’s Story Begins On Gotham And Archer Visits Area 51

This week's Gotham involves a clown fight, the Flying Graysons, and perhaps our first real glimpse of the Joker. Vikings returns for a third season of war-filled historical fiction. Archer ends up at Area 51, Gravity Falls does a bit of ghostbusting, and a character from the comics turns up on Walking Dead. » 2/16/15 9:00am 2/16/15 9:00am

Rejoice, Arrow's Best Character Is Getting An Action Figure

Arrow has had a few action figures to its name, but somehow it's taken this long to get a plastic incarnation of everyone's favourite hacker badass, Felicity Smoak. Well, huzzah - DC Collectibles have unveiled her figure as well as new figures based on The Flash and Batman: The Animated Series too! » 2/13/15 10:20am 2/13/15 10:20am

Break Out The Heat Puns, Because Firestorm Just Set The Flash On Fire

If I told you that the Flash was the least interesting part of last night's Flash episode, you might be a bit concerned — it doesn't sound like a good thing. But it is when the DC hero Firestorm finally takes center stage, and almost all the other characters — even Cisco and Caitlin — get compelling conflicts! No,… » 2/11/15 10:20am 2/11/15 10:20am

The Flash Used A Formerly Lame Villain To Make A Nearly Perfect Episode

If you don't know the lesser Flash villain the Pied Piper, you may not understand what an achievement last night's episode of The Flash was. Basically, it not only turned on of the Flash's least intimidating foes into an instantly compelling character — but it also delivered The Flash's greatest episode yet. » 1/28/15 10:30am 1/28/15 10:30am

Hints From Terminator Genisys' Big Fight And A Key Game Of Thrones Scene

Don't hold your breath for Joss Whedon to direct Avengers 3 and 4 — or for a Star Wars spin-off starring Obi-Wan. Just how much does Lois Lane interact with Bruce Wayne in Batman v. Superman? And do we already know the team-members in Justice League Dark? Plus The Flash is attempting its biggest VFX challenge yet.… » 1/27/15 6:00am 1/27/15 6:00am

The Lesson I Hope Comic Book Media Remembers From 2014: Have Some Fun!

The start of a new year is a time for looking forward - and as a fan of Comic book movies and shows, there's definitely lots I'm excited for in 2015. But looking back on the last year, I find myself hoping that all the Comic loveliness ahead of us remembers one of the best lessons learned in 2014: it's okay to be fun. » 1/03/15 9:59am 1/03/15 9:59am

​Heroes And Villains Are Revealed In An Uneven Flash Mid-Season Finale

Technically, the mid-season finale of The Flash had two major reveals that should have made "The Man in the Yellow Suit" an episode to knock our socks off: the reveal of the Reverse-Flash's identity, and the proper debut of Firestorm. So why did my socks stay on so firmly during this finale? » 12/10/14 10:30am 12/10/14 10:30am

This Week's TV: Maleficent Teams Up With Ursula And Cruella De Vil

We've got a bunch of mid-seasons finales happening this weekend, including a showdown between the Flash and the Reverse-Flash, a Castiel family reunion on Supernatural, and Ra's Al Ghul's ultimatum on Arrow. But Once Upon a Time kicks off its cliffhanger with a story shift—and a Disney villain team-up. » 12/08/14 9:00am 12/08/14 9:00am