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DC All Access is back! Top 10 Superman fights, TMNT easter eggs and more

VINTAGE: Top 10 Superman Fights of All Time A DC All Access "Vintage" Segment! Sometimes he wins, sometimes he loses, but a good Superman fight is always memorable. Back in 2016, to celebrate the release of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, we put together a list of the Top 10 Superman fights of all time. Since then, the Man of Steel has gone through a heck of a Rebirth, but with opponents including Shazam, Darkseid, Doomsday and even a familiar hammer-wielding Norse God, this is still a pretty great Top 10. What do you think? Did your favorite fight make the cut?
INJUSTICE 2: TMNT Easter Eggs + DAMAGE vs Suicide Squad The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are coming to Injustice 2, and all we can say is COWABUNGA! (Really, did you expect anything else?) In this week's episode of DC All Access, Whitney is joined by special guest host Rahul Kohli (iZombie) to break down all the latest DC news. First, we unpack today's Damage #2 with writer Robert Venditti, who explains last…

CABLE ‘GREATEST HITS’ VARIANTS Starting This March!

Gear up for the Soldier of Fortune’s most colossal arc yet – with these Cable: Greatest Hits variants celebrating Cable’s past (and future) glory! From his original appearance by Rob Liefeld, to his time in the Age of Apocalypse, to his role as guardian of the Mutant Messiah, journey through the time-tossed mutant’s history with these covers by top creators Ryan Stegman, Mike Spicer, Ariel Olivetti, Chris Burnham and more to be announced!

Look for Cable’s variant covers on the following titles:


1.       CABLE #155 by RYAN STEGMAN AND MIKE SPICER on-sale March 21st!

2.       CABLE #156 by ARIEL OLIVETTI on-sale April 18th!

3.       CABLE #157 by CHRIS BURNHAM on-sale May 16th!

4.       CABLE #158 by TO BE REVEALED

5.       CABLE #159 by TO BE REVEALED


The first CABLE VARIANT COVER hits comic shops March 21th. Don’t miss your chance to collect all five!





Doctor Who: New Logo and Promotional Poster Revealed

A new era of Doctor Who is on the horizon. Jodie Whittaker has taken over the role as the thirteenth incarnation of The Doctor, and while the next series is still filming, the new logo has been revealed along with a promotional poster -- perfectly capturing that new dawn on the horizon -- along with a brief teaser.

You can see both below:



From the official Doctor Who website:

Thirteenth Doctor Jodie Whittaker today teased the new series of Doctor Who by unveiling a new logo and insignia for the brand to over 700 of the world’s top TV buyers and international press at BBC Worldwide’s annual showcase event in Liverpool.
In an evening devoted to the new incarnation of Doctor Who, Whittaker built excitement in anticipation of the new era of The Doctor, leaving global broadcasters in no doubt as to the sense of wonder, joy and mystery the forthcoming series promises audiences.
Doctor Who returns in the fall. Stay up to date by visiting doctorwho.tv.

Marvel Announces AVENGERS #1

New creative teams. New series. New directions. New beginnings. It all kicks off this May with AVENGERS #1!

“Over the next couple of weeks, we’ll be rolling out new beginnings for a few of our key franchises—new creative teams, new starting points, new storylines—all the big stuff that we’ve been building towards since LEGACY began,” says SVP and Executive Editor Tom Brevoort. “This isn’t a clearing of the slate—while these new starts will kick off with new #1s, we’ll be maintaining the classic LEGACY issue counts as dual numbering on these titles as well. Oh, and don’t read anything into not seeing a character on the Jim Cheung piece…we can only squeeze so many characters onto there without killing poor Jim!”

For more information on AVENGERS #1, including creator interviews, visit IGN.


AVENGERS #1

Written by JASON AARON

Art and Cover by ED MCGUINNESS

On Sale 5/2/18






Marvel Announces VENOM #1

New creative teams. New series. New directions. New beginnings. It all kicks off this May with VENOM #1!

“Over the next couple of weeks, we’ll be rolling out new beginnings for a few of our key franchises—new creative teams, new starting points, new storylines—all the big stuff that we’ve been building towards since LEGACY began,” said SVP and Executive Editor Tom Brevoort. “This isn’t a clearing of the slate—while these new starts will kick off with new #1s, we’ll be maintaining the classic LEGACY issue counts as dual numbering on these titles as well. Oh, and don’t read anything into not seeing a character on the Jim Cheung piece…we can only squeeze so many characters onto there without killing poor Jim!”

For more information on VENOM #1, including creator interviews, visit Comicbook.com.

VENOM #1

Written by DONNY CATES

Art and Cover by RYAN STEGMAN

On Sale 5/9/18







AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #800: The Red Goblin and Spider-Man’s Final Showdown!

For ten years, Dan Slott has taken Peter Parker on crazy and spectacular adventures throughout the Marvel Universe – and as he races towards his final issue, there’s no reprieve for the webslinger. “Go Down Swinging” takes Spider-Man on his most harrowing journey yet, and fans agree: the red hot arc has been an epic hit, with issues #794-796 selling out before they even hit comic shops!

Now, in issue #800, Slott and artist Stuart Immonen will unveil the biggest Peter Parker and Norman Osborn story of all time, joined by artists Humberto Ramos, Giuseppe Camuncoli and Jim Cheung. It’s the first Marvel comic EVER to hit 800 issues, and we’re celebrating by bringing readers an epic and oversized anniversary issue – featuring 80 pages of a brand-new story from the writer who has written more issues of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN than any other creator!

Before Dan Slott takes his final bow in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #801, dive into one of the most exciting stories in Spider-Man lore – culminating in the…

Shocks and Surprises in The X-MEN WEDDING SPECIAL!

It’s almost time for Kitty Pryde and Colossus to tie the knot…but a Marvel wedding is never a simple affair! 

This May, get ready to take part in epic and adventurous stories written by Kelly Thompson (Hawkeye, Rogue & Gambit) and X-Men Gold scribe Marc Guggenheim – plus, a wedding gift all on its own in the form of an all-new Kitty Pryde story from legendary series writer Chris Claremont, who returns to the X-Men just in time for the celebrations! But remember, when super heroes get together, mayhem ensues…and the X-Men are no exception.

"X-Men weddings are always a big deal, if only because they're so rare,” teased writer Kelly Thompson. “I think you probably have to go all the way back to X-Men #30 in 1994 - the wedding of Jean Grey and Cyclops - to get a wedding as potentially big as the wedding of Kitty Pryde and Colossus: two X-Men who've been around (and on again/off again) for literal decades.”

In this essential companion to the X-Men Gold (issues #26-30) sto…

THE HUNT FOR WOLVERINE Expands Into Four Epic Tales!

Wolverine has been trekking across the Marvel Universe, from the pages of 2017’s best-selling comic MARVEL LEGACY #1 to the current glimpses of Logan in the Where’s Wolverine pages featured in select Marvel comics…but is that really the Logan we all know and love?

This May, the story that kicked off in April’s THE HUNT FOR WOLVERINE #1 continues as intrigue, mystery, romance, and action collide in an epic so big, it will take four different series to tell the tale! Featuring thrills and chills for all X-Men fans as Wolverine's past comes back to haunt all our merry mutants, each unique story harkens back to their old school adventures – changing some characters in ways that will shock readers.

Orchestrated by HUNT FOR WOLVERINE and DEATH OF WOLVERINE writer Charles Soule, a star-studded cast of talent have teamed up to unravel Wolverine’s secrets. Avengers No Surrender writer Jim Zub, She-Hulk writer Mariko Tamaki, All-New Wolverine writer Tom Taylor, The Amazing Spider-Man artis…

Who Holds Infinity? Find Out With the INFINITY CIRCUIT!

Separately, they’re all-powerful. Together, their power is limitless. To help you prepare for the biggest Infinity epic yet, Marvel is excited to present INFINITY CIRCUIT: the guide that will make YOU the master of the Infinity Stones, just in time for INFINITY COUNTDOWN #1!

Serving as a handy guide designed to show which stones our mighty Marvel heroes currently hold at the start of INFINITY COUNTDOWN #1, the INFINITY CIRCUIT also provides a description of their specific power, detailing how they can be used to rule the universe. Mini-posters will be available in comic shops along with the release of INFINITY COUNTDOWN #1 on March 7th, but fans can download the INFINITY CIRCUIT right now, and get started mapping out the power! (Retailers can find a file on the Diamond retailer page.)

Nebula, Thanos, Drax and a Wolverine are currently in possession of some of the galaxy’s most powerful stones…but will they still be holding them in the end? As the race to collect the remaining stones …

Captain Marvel, Daredevil and Darkhawk Control The Stones?!

The race to wield infinite power kicks into high gear across the Marvel Universe with INFINITY COUNTDOWN (PRIME and ADAM WARLOCK) from mastermind writer Gerry Duggan! And starting in May, you cannot miss the newly announced INFINITY COUNTDOWN TIE-IN titles: brand new, can’t-miss one-shots and limited series from all-star creative teams that will reveal the fate of the stones --  and who possesses them!

First up, Gerry Duggan and Black Panther artist Chris Sprouse bring their streetwise expertise to Hell’s Kitchen in DAREDEVIL #1, as Matt Murdock encounters the Mind Stone in the New York underworld. Of course, the stone is bound to fall into mysterious yet unlikely hands…but can Daredevil keep an Infinity Stone’s power from wreaking havoc on the city?

In CAPTAIN MARVEL #1, don’t miss the story from Jim McCann (New Avengers: The Reunion) and Diego Olortegui (Ms. Marvel) as they help Carol Danvers cross the borders of reality for a mind-bending, cross-time adventure into Infinity Stone …

YOU ARE DEADPOOL: Which Path Will You Choose?

The fourth wall has been broken – by you, because this May, YOU can be Deadpool! The merc with the mouth is your guide as he takes you on a fantastic ride that doubles as a role playing adventure in this new five-part weekly miniseries where adventure…danger…and the future…all rests in YOUR hands!

Written by Al Ewing (Avengers: No Surrender) with art by Salva Espin (Deadpool) and Paco Diaz (Avengers: No Surrender), YOU ARE DEADPOOL is an interactive narrative that lets readers control Deadpool’s story by rolling dice, keeping track of their scores, and making smart (or disastrous) decisions. And be prepared to meet some classic and unique guest stars as you travel through time as Deadpool in a whirlwind adventure!

“YOU ARE DEADPOOL is a five-part adventure gamebook in the classic tradition of FIGHTING FANTASY, LONE WOLF and DICEMAN -- where YOU, and the cut-out-and-keep DEADPOOL DIE, control the action! Every week brings a COMPLETE single-player adventure -- where you encounter glamo…

Deadpool, Meet Cable Trailer Takes A Pop At Justice League

Strap in for the greatest two and a half minutes of the next two and a half minutes...

After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfil his dream of becoming Mayberry’s hottest bartender while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive canines, as he journeys around the world to discover the importance of family, friendship, and flavour – finding a new taste for adventure and earning the coveted coffee mug title of World’s Best Lover.

In UK cinemas & IMAX May 16.

FOX Sets Premiere Date for Second Season of Legion

Season 2 of the Acclaimed Series from Creator and Executive Producer Noah Hawley Returns to FOX on Tuesday April 17th at 9pm

Legion, the acclaimed drama series from creator and executive producer Noah Hawley, will return to FOX on Tuesday 17thApril at 9pm, following the U.S. premiere on FX on April 3rd.
Based on the Marvel Comics by Chris Claremont and Bill Sienkiewicz, Legion is the story of “David Haller” (Dan Stevens), a man who believed himself to be schizophrenic only to discover that he may actually be the most powerful mutant the world has ever seen.
From childhood, David shuffled from one psychiatric institution to the next until, in his early 30s, he met and fell in love with a beautiful and troubled fellow patient named “Syd” (Rachel Keller). After Syd and David shared a startling encounter, he was forced to confront the shocking possibility that the voices he hears and the visions he sees may actually be real. Syd led David to “Melanie Bird” (Jean Smart), a demanding but nurtur…

Marvel's 'Avengers: Infinity War' Super Bowl TV Spot

Marvel rolled out a new TV spot for Avengers: Infinity War during Super Bowl LII. Just 30 seconds in length, but filled with all the awesomeness you'd expect from a Marvel Universe film -- Iron Man, Captain America, Spider-Man, Thor, Black Panther, and more!

Check it out below:

An entire universe. Once and for all. #InfinityWar

For all the latest updates, visit Marvel.com. Infinity War opens in theaters May 4.