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DCFeaturedRetro ReviewReviewShazamSuperman

The Man Of Tomorrow and The World’s Mightiest Mortal have a great deal in common (especially if you ask Nation Periodical’s lawyers in the 1950s.)  But there are a few things that make them very different…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Superman/Shazam: First Thunder #4 awaits!

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DCMoviesNew Line

The Internet was all abuzz yesterday over news that Dwayne Johnson would be playing Black Adam in a solo movie.

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ConvergenceDCFeaturedReviewShazam

Once again united in the power of the magic lightning, the Marvel Family has to face down the Batman of a Victorian alternate Earth.  Is even the World’s Mightiest Mortal prepared to battle the Steampunk Knight?  Your Major Spoilers review of Convergence: Shazam #2 awaits!

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ConvergenceDCFeaturedReviewShazam

Time for a visit to Earth-S, home of Fawcett Comics’ legendary hero, Captain Marvel! (This is one that I’ve been looking forward to…) Your Major Spoilers review of Convergence: Shazam #1 awaits!

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DCMoviesWarner Bros.

Warner Bros. FINALLY pulled the trigger and announced its comic book movie release through 2020. The list is quite interesting and includes a Gal Gadot Wonder Woman movie arriving in 2017.

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Captain MarvelCaptain Marvel JuniorDCFeaturedRetro ReviewReviewShazam

These days, they call him Shazam, but some may not realize the reasons WHY the Big Red Cheese had to change his nom de guerre…  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of Shazam #1 awaits! These days, they call him Shazam, but some may not realize the reasons WHY the Big Red Cheese had to change his nom de guerre…  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of Shazam #1 awaits! SHAZAM #1 Writer: Denny O’Neil Penciler: C.C. Beck Inker: C.C. Beck Letterer: C.C. Beck Editor: Julius Schwartz Publisher: DC Comics Cover Price: 20 Cents Current Near-Mint Pricing: $50.00 Previously in Shazam:  In 1939, Fawcett

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Poll of the Week
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Who doesn’t love a good fight between two titans of the comic page? We spend hours thinking about it, but rarely do we get to geek out with our fellow four color fans over fantasy fights. That’s why we present the Major Spoilers Poll of the Week every Tuesday, and why we want you to get involved in our little weekly dose of make believe and what if. This week, it’s the Faucet City Whiz Kid taking on his thinly veiled alter ego, Miracleman! Two enter the Rock of Eternity, one to shout, “SHAZAM!” the other to screen “KIMOTA!” Who will

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FeaturedMajor SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastPodcast

This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast – What’s up with Warner Bros? Black Adam announced? Arkham Knight pushed back again? Rot & Ruin #1, Eye of Newt #4, Stumptown #1, and Legendary Star-Lord #3 get reviewed. Plus, Dr. Melissa Hunsicker-Walburn discusses the trademark case between SDCC and SLCC.

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ArrowBlack AdamCaptain MarvelDCFeaturedMoviesShazamWarnerWarner Bros.

With the recent confirmation that Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson has accepted the role of Black Adam in Warner Brothers’ upcoming Shazam! movie, curiosity now turns to who is going to play Captain Marvel, himself (although that name doesn’t seem likely to make it to the big screen given the success of Marvel Studios in recent years)?   When rumours were swirling that Dwayne John could have stepped into the lightning bolt of DC’s greatest Superman analogue it seemed like an amazing idea to cast a person of colour in this part, thereby opening up big-screen superheroes to entire demographic of

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Black AdamDCMoviesWarner Bros.

Much speculation has been made – though all of us expected it from the first hints – Dwayne Johnson will play Black Adam in the upcoming Shazam! movie from Warner Bros.

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Comics PortalDCFeaturedMarvelMoviesOpinion

First off, let me weigh in on whether Marvel “defeated” DC recently when Warner Bros. moved Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice to March 25, 2016. Personally, I appreciate that this took place because it means the fans are the winners – we get to enjoy one comic-related film on May 6 since now the third Captain America film will be the only one debuting then. Phew!

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DCMoviesWarner Bros.

Are you ready for a bunch of Untitled DC films? That’s the way Warner Bros. listed the features when it blocked out nine dates between now and 2020.

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DCkotobukiyaShazamToys

Toy makers have taken to a trend of teasing upcoming products by releasing small images before showing fans the entire statue. Kotobukyia released an image earlier this week that should have Shazam fans excited. Full image after the jump.

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DCFeaturedJustice League of AmericaReview

They are the greatest superheroes in the DC universe: Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman, The Flash, Green Lantern, Aquaman and Cyborg. Joined together after Darkseid attacked Earth five years ago, the Justice League is Earth’s premier super team and DC Comics’ flagship title.

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