If you hadn’t heard, we are off to Nerdtacular 2015 in beautiful Salt Lake City, Utah – a place very far removed from the ocean, any ocean (though one (Matthew) could and probably will argue about the logic of the great Salt Lake), that it makes sense to talk fish-men this week. VOTE!
Social media is a great way to get people talking about a project you’re working on. Last week, we saw a perfect example of this when Zack Snyder released a photo of Jason Momoa as Aquaman as he’s likely to appear in the upcoming Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice feature film. I have to say that it’s great to see the King of the Seas get an upgrade. I’m looking forward to the film for several reasons, but now seeing Aquaman has been added to my high expectations. To my recollection, this will be the first time this hero
Continuing with the DC Universe’s Futures End one-shots, we take a look at how Aquaman is faring five years into the future. Has he finally brought peace, justice, and open-mindedness to the Atlanteans? Or do they still hate all-things surface-dweller? We’re betting it’s the latter. Continuing with the DC Universe’s Futures End one-shots, we take a look at how Aquaman is faring five years into the future. Has he finally brought peace, justice, and open-mindedness to the Atlanteans? Or do they still hate all-things surface-dweller? We’re betting it’s the latter. AQUAMAN: FUTURE’S END #1 Writer: Dan Jurgens Artist: Alvaro Martinez
It’s a very special episode this week, featuring my interview with comics writer/artist extraordinaire Dan Jurgens! He’s a busy guy these days, working on DC’s weekly Futures End as well as Aquaman and the Others. We talk about how he and the other creators make these excellent titles happen, and even discuss a favorite character of mine he developed that makes an appearance in The Multiversity #1! Don’t miss it! Next week, there’ll be another fun chat with a great comics creator as we count down to episode #150!
The release of Guardians of the Galaxy, and the subsequent success of a bunch of D-lister character, has us wondering how recognizable characters are. When it comes to sub-A-list characters, there are a number characters that come to mind, and while we may recognize those names instantly, what about the general public? VOTE
On the eve of the San Diego Comic-Con, McAfee – you know those virus protection people – have done some “research” on what comic book characters most often lead to bad links, viruses, malware, and sites with stuff that could be bad for your computer.
Serving as an epilogue to the “Throne of Atlantis” crossover with Justice League, this issue of Aquaman gives readers a new start and promises to move our hero into a new direction. What’s the verdict on this nautical adventure? Take the jump and check the Major Spoilers review of Aquaman #17…