MARVEL Taking Away Letters Page For More Ads

Marvel has been receiving more advertisement requests to appear in their comic books, so they will be replacing the letters page in their print comics with ads. “We just have a surfeit of ads for a month or two that forced us to relocate some of our text pages online,” said a Marvel executive speaking to Bleeding…

JOE QUESADA Thinks War Criminals Are Heroes

In comments made on the Kevin Smith podcast show, Fatman on Batman, Marvel Entertainment’s very own Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada expressed his feelings about Man of Steel saying that “Zod was the hero of the movie to me”. General Zod, the villain of Man of Steel, also known as the genocidal mass murdering war criminal who attempted to overthrow…

MARVEL and DC Bully British Writer, Trademark ‘Super hero’

Not satisfied with simply bullying their own employees and the comics media into doing what management wants and writing fluff positive PR pieces for them, Marvel and DC are now attempting to protect their claim of their joint-trademark of the terms “superhero” and “superheroes”. No, this is not a joke. Here at Unleash The Fanboy,…

Why I Love: Shazam!

Note: The version of the character discussed in this article is primarily based on the one from Justice League: War. That’s the story that we’re usually treated to when it comes to the character formerly known as Captain Marvel. But after watching Justice League: War, I realized that there’s another way to tell the story –…

Why I Love: Mary Jane Watson

“Face it, tiger… You just hit the jackpot!” is a line so deeply associated with Mary Jane, it’s hard to imagine any other moment that’s as ingrained in people’s minds as this one. And so starts the beginning of a beautiful relationship. The green-eyed, redhead girl next door is such an important mainstay of the…

New Robin Rises in ROBIN RISES: OMEGA

Unleash The Fanboy’s Robin Signals gives you the latest news for all your “Robin, the Boy Wonder” needs! DC Comics recently announced the return of Robin in Batman and… #33 in July 2014, bringing the title back to the original Batman and Robin moniker. An accompanying one-shot titled Robin Rises: Omega was also announced to written byBatman and… scribe, Peter J. Tomasi and drawn…

Marvel’s Dreadstar To Become Movie

Originally published on NerdsUnchained. In a surprise announcement, The Hollywood Reporter reported the development of a movie starring Marvel Comics sci-fi character, Dreadstar. Combining their superpowers, Benderspink and Illuminati Entertainment will be producing the Jim Starlin-created Dreadstar in his very own feature-length film adaptation. In case you have no idea who Dreadstar is; he’s a blonde white guy with…

Kelly Sue DeConnick & Lois Lane

DC’s digital first anthology series Adventures of Superman has garnered tremendous amounts of attention from critics and fans alike. The fact is that this series is one of the few actually fun Superman titles out right now. Almost every month a new creative team gets the chance to tell an original Superman story and this week, it’s Kelly…