Articles with the tag Superman
General – Let’s admit it, anything sexist gets the attention of people. Some women get offended more easily than others. Some men laugh at it, while others agree with how distasteful things are – depending on the specific situation. In this particular case, DC licensed sexist tees are getting “fans” all riled up because, well, they are […]
Cool Stuff & Geekery – The Ice Bucket Challenge has certainly surpassed so many records, and it keeps going. We featured some of our favorite celebrities and/or geeks last week: The #IceBucketChallenge Gone Geek. Since then, so many more geek Ice Bucket Challenge stunts have surfaced, and here’s one that’s certain to catch your eye: Superman and Lois Lane getting […]
Anime & Comics – Got about $2,000,000 lying around somewhere? Maybe stuffed into your mattress? If so, then you might have a chance to be the proud owner of the most expensive comic book ever. Listed on eBay as “Action Comics #1 (June 1938) Superman’s Debut, CGC 9.0 – Perfect White Pages”, the most expensive comic book ever is […]
Anime & Comics – Yesterday was Batman Day, a new holiday declared by DC Comics. So every year, from now on, July 23 will be a great excuse for Batman fans to go extra crazy about their favorite superhero. Of course, there’s also DC benefitting from this, what with its assortment of collectibles. Whatever you did to celebrate Batman […]
Cool Stuff & Geekery – Of course there isn’t really a Superman - on this earth – but that didn’t stop him from helping homeless families. The premiere of the 2013 movie “Man of Steel” was notable off-screen for its amazing promotional Dodge Ram 2500 which was custom-built for the premiere. The truck was modified with details unique to Superman […]
General – There is only one Superman and only one car that’s awesome enough for our favorite Kryptonian boy scout. Chrysler teamed up with Warner Bros. to create a one of a kind Ram Power Wagon. It was even on the red carpet of the film’s New York premier! This special edition Power Wagon is now up […]
Anime & Comics – Just as most of us enjoy the companionship of a dog or cat, there are several pets that have helped some of our favorite superheroes in comics. Beyond being a mere soundingboard for the heroes to have dialogues, these pets have also often been heroes in their own right. (Note: no Rocket Raccoon or G’Nort […]
Anime & Comics – Graphic design trends come and go, but their subjects tend to stay the same. Geek graphic designers love to feature superheroes, and us bloggers are more than happy to write about them! Flat design is a big trend in the digital art field and we’re liking how sleek and clean it is. Designer Jeffrey Rau made a […]
Anime & Comics – Take 12 of the greatest comic book creators and give them carte blanche over stories set in the DC Universe and you’ll get something like Solo. With art by Tim Sale, Darwyn Cooke, and so much more, Solo features 12 separate stories that include westerns, sci-fi thrillers, and of course, superhero epics. Solo: The Deluxe […]
Cool Stuff & Geekery – Who doesn’t want to put on a hoodie and feel like Nightwing, The Flash, or Wonder Woman? Take a look at these cool DC Comics concept clothes by Coyote Pop. Because of licensing issues, Coyote Pop can’t sell all of these clothes to the general public. Yelling “Shut up and take my money!” at him […]
Anime & Comics – This is a guest post by Justin Pitt who is currently promoting his indie comic Super! on Kickstarter. Long before comic book movies captivated the imaginations of the entire world, comic books did the same, providing the world with the perfect blend of art and story and giving birth to a new genre of characters: […]
General – The year 2013 will be remembered as the year we saw Superman take flight once more on the big screen. Director Zack Snyder’s “Man of Steel” introduced a Superman for the 21st century who struggled to deal with his dual human and Kryptonian heritage. Now you can bring home “Man of Steel” with this three-disc […]
Features – 2015 is still a long ways away, but we can still dream of what it will be like to finally see Superman and Batman on screen together, in Zack Snyder’s sequel to Man of Steel. Here are 17 fan-made posters to whet your appetite.
Features – A black Superman who was convinced to retire from society in the Fifties because some old white guys felt the world was not ready for him; the themes presented in this tale are sadly as relevant today as in Adam’s original era.
Features – Did you hear? Ben Affleck is set to play Batman in Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel sequel. This is hardly the first time there’s been a surprise casting choice for a superhero movie. Let’s look at some of the most controversial.
General – From Christopher Reeve to Henry Cavill. Who was the best human to portray Superman? Pitting Michael Keaton against Christian Bale. Who comes up on top? Who pulled off the superhero look best? The guys at Direct2tv have created an infographic pitting human actors (and then some) against each other in order to determine who did […]
Features – It's one of the most recognizable logos in the world, but the Superman S-shield has gone through a lot more changes than you may think!
General – Who am I kidding? Who wouldn’t want his own Fortress of Solitude? Even the ultimate superhero (which, I admit is a debatable point for some) needs his own space from time to time. And he’s not unique in that. Batman has his cave. Iron Man has his basement. I don’t know about you, though, Superman’s […]
Anime & Comics – April 18th, 2013 marked the 75th birthday of DC Comic’s mightiest hero. Superman, The Man of Steel, The Last Son of Krypton, seems to be only getting better with age. My favorite superhero of all time has really turned around and looks to have a very bright future ahead of him. Starting with DC’s revamped […]
Features – Today, we announce our latest giveaway: the Man of Steel giveaway. As can be expected, the guys at Fandango are excited about all the movies are due to come out in the next months, Man of Steel being one of them. In line with this much anticipated movie, Fandango has very generously offered to host this giveaway.