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Sonic movie gets release date

The forthcoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie has been given a release date! Hurrah! According to Variety, Paramount Pictures has scheduled the film for a November 15th release date, ensuring it arrives just in time for the holiday season. The film – based on Sega’s most iconic character – will feature a mix of CGI and…

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DC unveils Action Comics anniversary covers

DC Comics has unveiled seven of the covers that will be gracing the front page of Action Comics #1000, when it hits shelves in April. The covers reflect and commemorate 80 years of Superman, drawing inspiration from the past in the process. The covers are drawn by the following artists: Steve Rude (’30s), Michael Cho (’40s), Dave…

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On this day in geekdom: February 21st

To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’. Yep, that’s 365 facts! Here’s today’s slice of geekdom… February 21st – On this day in 1986, The Legend of Zelda is…

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Rise of the TMNT toys: A closer look

Three weeks ago, Nickelodeon released a series of character shots for forthcoming TV show, Rise of the TMNT. When the images cropped up online, the fan response was not great. Oh dear. Since those images first appeared, pics of the accompanying toy line also surfaced. The fan response was also not great. As a fan…

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Marvel promises changes

Marvel Comics has released a new video which promises a change is coming. In the video – which you can check out below – Marvel promises that this year we’ll see new series, new creative teams, new directions and new beginnings as the bullpen goes under an overhaul. This ‘fresh start’ will begin in May.…

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On this day in geekdom: February 20th

To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’. Yep, that’s 365 facts! Here’s today’s slice of geekdom… February 20th – On this day in 1993, ‘The Unstoppable Juggernaut’, the 8th…

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Is Black Panther the best Marvel movie?

**WARNING, THIS POST INCLUDES SPOILERS FOR BLACK PANTHER. IF YOU’VE NOT SEEN BLACK PANTHER YET AND YOU WANT TO REMAIN SPOILER FREE, STOP READING AND GO SEE IT!” So, if you’ve made it this far then I can only assume you’ve been to the cinema to watch Marvel Studios’ latest cinematic extravaganza, Black Panther. The…

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