Please Let This Static Shock Casting Rumor Be False

Let's be clear: This rumor comes from anonymous sources and is in no way official. But it worries me so much, I'm breaking a couple of my own deeply-held convictions to pray to every deity I can that it's not true. Ready? Okay, deep breath. The rumor is that Warner Bros. is looking at Jaden Smith to star in Static… » 10/27/14 11:30pm 10/27/14 11:30pm

Nobody Knows How To Permanently Kill Shadow of Mordor's Orcs

Ever since Shadow of Mordor came out, many gamers have taken to its unique brand of orc-killing with a gusto. There's just one problem: some of these orcs keep coming back from the dead. And while developer Monolith says this is partly an intentional feature, they haven't given me a straight answer for how it works. » 10/10/14 12:55pm 10/10/14 12:55pm

​Why America Will Never Truly Be Able To Make Its Own Anime

Hello, folks. I'm sorry for the absence of last week's mail column; suffice it to say there was some… difficulty in escaping the intelligent apes, and I couldn't do it without endangering myself. In related news, if you ever go to Ape City, they will no longer be fooled by ape costumes. Just FYI. Now, on with the mail! » 9/17/14 8:00am 9/17/14 8:00am

Warner Bros. Officially Wants A Supergirl TV Series From The Arrow Guy

We heard the rumor, but now it's official — Warner Bros. TV has greenlit a Supergirl to be executive produced by Arrow mastermind Greg Berlanti and Ali Adler, who made No Ordinary Family with him. I'd say this make the odds of Supergirl joining Arrow and The Flash on The CW not insignificant. » 9/08/14 6:48am 9/08/14 6:48am

WB Wants The Shazam Movie To Be Different, Which Means It'll Be "Fun"

Now that Dwayne Johnson has finally decided he wants the role of Black Adam, WB is happy to discuss the Shazam movie. WB clearly wants to stress how different it will be from its other DC cinematic endeavors — not least of which is the fact that apparently Shazam will not be part of the Justice League universe. » 9/04/14 7:40am 9/04/14 7:40am

Batman V. Superman May Be More Insanely Depressing Than We Suspected

Hey, remember yesterday when we heard the oddly believably rumor that Warner Bros. had instituted a "no-jokes" policy for its DC superhero movies? Well, apparently it's actually a "no joy whatsoever" policy, if this rumor about Scoot McNairy's character is to be believed. Possible spoilers ahead... » 8/28/14 12:40pm 8/28/14 12:40pm