DC Comics relaunched its website this morning (still in Beta), and though there are already some growing pain issues (just try and get the RSS feed to work correctly), there is a new page for the upcoming Man of Steel movie, that features a brand new synopsis.
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DC Comics closes out the week of Earth-2 character reveals with a look at Earth-2 Superman. Yes, we have seen him appear on the variant cover to Earth-2, but here is your first full look at the costume, which looks a lot like the current costume, with a little upcoming movie thrown in, too.
The quintessential voice of the Man of Steel – primetime television star Tim Daly – once again returns to his original animated role of Superman in JUSTICE LEAGUE: DOOM, the next entry in the popular, ongoing series of DC Universe Animated Original PG-13 Movies.
Daly set the standard as the voice behind the world’s ultimate super hero for Superman: The Animated Series as well as in several animated movies and video games. While fanboys hail his vocal performance as their point of recognition, the Emmy nominated actor is known well throughout the world for his primetime television series roles, including eight seasons on Wings, an intense recurring role on The Sopranos, a memorable turn on HBO’s landmark mini-series From The Earth To The Moon, and his current ABC hit series, Private Practice.
Daly took a few minutes to offer answers to some questions that haven’t been posed to him – lately. Here’s what Mr. Daly had to offer …
If you were too young to remember the time Superman fought Doomsday and died (and then came back), or if you skipped the Superman/Doomsday animated movie that included a really good behind the scenes look at the ’90s event, then check out this not entirely safe for work video that explains it all for you.
If Optimus Prime and Superman had a fight, who would win? This picture is from the upcoming Man of Steel movie, directed by Zach Snyder, and we couldn’t pass up the chance to tweak that headline to draw you in, because really a headline that read, “Truck wrapped around a telephone pole” just isn’t that big of a draw.
You’re still more than welcome to debate the Superman vs. Optimus Prime fight if you like…
Remember when J. Michael Straczynski walked away from the Superman and Wonder Woman titles to focus on the second volume of the highly successful Superman: Earth One? Well we’ll get to see the sequel arrive in bookstores this year.
It’s probably going to be a really slow week for comic book news as most companies are closed to wind down the year. DC Comics is releasing teaser content this week in the form of the covers to issue eight of their titles. Today, it’s Action Comics and Superman.