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Who Was That Masked Man? : an article of hidden identity by: GF Willmetts

July 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
Who Was That Masked Man?  :  an article of hidden identity by: GF Willmetts

For the super-hero or even the super-villain come to that, if you don’t want anyone to recognise you in civvies, then a disguise is essential. A few are content to go bare-faced, convinced that a change in posture and glasses and speech are sufficient. For the others, it has to be a cowl and/or mask. […]

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Back Issue # 98 August 2017 (magazine review)

July 29, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Back Issue # 98 August 2017  (magazine review)

This issue of ‘Back Issue’ is devoted to DC Comics material with an enormous 21 pages devoted to their 50 issue ‘Secret Origins’ title by John Wells and, more importantly, at the end which characters and teams never made it in time before the title was cancelled. A real memory stirrer. It’s also a strong […]

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Twice Upon A Time: trailer for Dr Who Xmas 2017.

July 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Twice Upon A Time: trailer for Dr Who Xmas 2017.

This Christmas 2017, THE Doctor, another Doctor, and Bill will return in ‘Twice Upon A Time’, the last episode before we see Jodie Whittaker take over the sonic screwdriver and jump into the TARDIS. Here’s the trailer for it!

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The Chimera Brigade: Volume 1 by Serge Lehman, Fabrice Colin, Gess and Celine Bessoneau (graphic novel review)

July 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Chimera Brigade: Volume 1 by Serge Lehman, Fabrice Colin, Gess and Celine Bessoneau  (graphic novel review)

Like another graphic novel collection I read last week, ‘The Chimera Brigade’ opens with a cast list and a page of text introduction to set the scene. I don’t mind this at all. ‘Show don’t tell’ they say in writers classes but a concise summary of the basic set up can spare the poor reader […]

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Star Trek Discovery second trailer.

July 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Discovery second trailer.

Here’s the 2nd trailer for Star Trek Discovery – set a decade or so before the events of the original Trek series, the new series explores the Federation-Klingon cold war as the Klingon T’Kuvma seek to unite the 24 great Klingon houses, while following the crew of the USS Discovery. There’s a big spoiler at […]

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Gotham 4th season trailer.

July 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Gotham 4th season trailer.

It looks like everything is going Bats in the next series of Gotham. This is a very long trailer and actually quite spoilery, so be warned. New villains, new secrets, new night. Gotham Season 4 moves to Thursdays at 8pm this Fall on Fox – and a boy becomes a legend.

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Thor Ragnarok movie trailer.

July 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Thor Ragnarok movie trailer.

Here’s the film trailer for the Thor Ragnarok flick.

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Justice League movie (new trailer).

July 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Justice League movie (new trailer).

And here’s the new trailer for the upcoming Justice League film. And here’s its blurb… Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to find and recruit […]

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Preacher (season 2 trailer).

July 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Preacher (season 2 trailer).

Season two of the Preacher TV series is shaping up as the quest to find a missing God continues, while a cowboy from Hell is looking to slow the search, terminally.

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Marvel’s The Gifted.

July 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Marvel’s The Gifted.

Government mutant hunter must become mutant protector to protect his ‘gifted’ children when they develop powers that would qualify them for the X-Men … except that the X-Men have vanished and nobody knows where they have gone. Think ‘The Fugitive‘ TV series but with super-powers. The Gifted hits U.S. TV screens this October (2017).

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