IDW and Disney to Release Comics Based on Classic Characters

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Comics and Disney have been pairing quite well lately, but surprisingly it's not with Marvel this time around. Our favorite classic characters including Donald and beloved Mickey Mouse will be making appearances in comics published by San Diego-based IDW Publishing.This April, you can expect to see Uncle Scrooge No. 1 at your local comic book shop, followed by a new Donald Duck series in May. Be on the lookout for Mickey Mouse comics in June, and Walt Disney Comics in July. Each of these … [Read more...]




Coming Soon: Marvel Star Wars Comics!

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Marvel and Lucas Films Ltd. are teaming up to bring you an ongoing series focusing on the Star Wars universe. The comic series takes place after Star Wars: A New Hope (Episode IV) immediately after the destruction of the first Death Star. Some of our favorite characters will be revisited, such as Leia, Han, Chewie, C3PO, and R2-D2, but the main focus will be on Luke Skywalker and his journey through the galaxy. The Rebel Alliance will be working to free the galaxy from tyranny -- Darth … [Read more...]




Krysten Ritter Cast as ‘Jessica Jones’ in New Netflix Series with Marvel

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Krysten Ritter from ABC's Don't Trust the B**** in Apartment 23 will portray superheroine Jessica Jones in a new Netflix original series produced by Marvel, in association with ABC Studios.Not too familiar with the Marvel universe? No worries.Jessica Jones is a private eye with a superhero past, with powers caused by exposure to radioactivity. Her Marvel debut was in the comic series "Alias" (2001).The series will debut some time in 2015."Jessica Jones" isn't the only Netflix … [Read more...]




Get Your Own Dancing Groot Funko Pop! Vinyl

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I know I'm not alone in thinking that Funko's Pop! Vinyls are adorable. Ridiculously adorable. But now, the cuteness level is reaching new heights. Fans of Guardians of the Galaxy (like me!) can now order a Dancing Groot bobble head. Funko and Marvel announced the release of the Pop! Vinyl last Friday. It is the sixth Guardians Pop! Vinyl that has been made available.Even if you haven't seen Guardians, there's a chance you know all about the Dancing Baby Groot phenomena. Mini Groot appears … [Read more...]




Lasseter to Direct ‘Toy Story 4′ Debuting in 2017

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The original "Toy Story" film hit theaters almost 20 years ago. (Crazy to think, isn't it?) Woody and Buzz captured the hearts of fans worldwide, and thus began the "Toy Story" franchise.  John Lasseter, the director of the original film and its first sequel, will be stepping in to direct the fourth installment.The film is slated for release June 16, 2017, almost exactly a year after upcoming "Finding Dory" is scheduled to be released (it's only off by a day!). Other upcoming films on … [Read more...]