Rand Bellavia returns for another trip down memory lane to look at 40 years of his favorite comics in this week’s Random Access Memory.
Hot Toys makes some truly amazing figures and vehicles in its sixth-scale line, and last year they blew everyone away with their sixth-scale Millennium Falcon cockpit. What did they bring to the show this year? Take the jump for a look at some of the fantastic toys on display at their booth.
While you can top the first season of Marvel’s Daredevil on Netflix, the second season was pretty darn swell, too, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that Netflix is giving the Man Without Fear a third season. The news was announced during the Luke Cage panel at the San Diego Comic Con, but at this time no premiere date has been announced. Who else is doing a happy dance right now? via Variety
When Jon Bernthal first appeared as Frank Castle on Daredevil Season 2, I knew there was something special in his ability to bring the character to life. Netflix must have seen the numbers and the online chatter about the character, because the streaming network has ordered a spin-off series featuring Bernthal as The Punisher.
PRESS RELEASE: Wizard World, Inc., the preeminent producer of Comic Cons across North America, announced that the cast of Netflix’s breakout hit series “Marvel’s Daredevil” will be on the scene at Wizard World Chicago, August 18 -21, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. Actores from the show scheduled to attend include Charlie Cox (Matt Murdock/Daredevil), Deborah Ann Woll (Karen Page), Elden Henson (Foggy Nelson), Jon Bernthal (Frank Castle/The Punisher), Elodie Yung (Elektra Natchios), and Rosario Dawson (Claire Temple). All of the cast members are scheduled to appear Saturday, August 20th – Sunday, August 21st, and will meet & greet
During a press event in Paris Daredevil star Charlie Cox could not comment about whether or not Netflix and Marvel were planning a third season for the story of the Man Without Fear. He was, however, able to tease fans with some team up news about the Defenders series: “What we do know is at the end of this year we’re going to be making The Defenders and, of course, Daredevil is very much a part of that foursome. “I have no idea what the storyline is going to be for that show. I’m very excited to see how those worlds combine, and interested to see tonally
I finally had a chance to watch the third and fourth episodes of Daredevil season two last night, and though I loved the ideological discussion between Daredevil and The Punisher, the episode came to a close with a huge brawl in the hallway and stairwell of an apartment building. While it isn’t a one-take wonder like the fight in season one, it is still pretty damn impressive. NOTE: If you watch this, you may be exposed to spoilers!