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New Captain Marvel Posters Feature the MCU's Hero Pet and Some Faces From the Uncanny Valley New Captain Marvel Posters Feature the MCU's Hero Pet and Some Faces From the Uncanny Valley

The interstellar, alien settings of Captain Marvel’s story are going to require quite few impressive visual effects to pull off, but a lot of the work that’s going into the movie is focused on de-aging Samuel L. Jackson and Clark Gregg so that the actors can reprise their roles as Nick Fury and Phil Coulson—albeit…

A Primer for Mysterio, One of Spider-Man's Strangest Villains

After years of fighting more modernized versions of his rogues’ gallery, Spider-Man is finally getting the chance to fight a villain who, at least visually, is going to be every bit as campy and downright weird on the big screen as Stan Lee and Steve Ditko originally envisioned him in Marvel’s comic back in the…

Paramount Animation Will Reportedly Not Collaborate with Skydance Because of John Lasseter's Hiring Paramount Animation Will Reportedly Not Collaborate with Skydance Because of John Lasseter's Hiring

John Lasseter’s addition to Skydance is making even more waves.

Young Justice: Outsiders Is Getting Deeper in the Best Way Young Justice: Outsiders Is Getting Deeper in the Best Way

Expansion is the not-too-subtle theme of Young Justice: Outsiders. After years of the world’s metahuman population flying under the radar (for the most part), they’ve been put in the spotlight in a major way that the show presumes you understand and can roll with.

The Heroes of This Week's Best New Comics Are Complicated Dads The Heroes of This Week's Best New Comics Are Complicated Dads

Whether you’re a sentient, technologically-advanced robot designed by Nikola Tesla or a street-level criminal with a knack for getting thrown in the pokey, raising children is a difficult task. And while it can be rewarding, it’s much more often an emotionally and financially draining endeavor.

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Drops Watchmen Fire in Response to Criticism

House Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) won the race for New York’s 14th congressional district by leading with her democratic socialist politics and running on a progressive platform advocating for an increased marginal tax rate on the wealthy and universal healthcare. Much to the surprise of her new…

The Punisher Season 2 Wants to Make Frank Castle a Superhero The Punisher Season 2 Wants to Make Frank Castle a Superhero

When Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal) was shot in the head at point-blank range before the events of the first season of Netflix’s The Punisher, the bullet fragmented upon entering his skull, and the wound should have killed him. Instead, it left Castle badly wounded and ultimately trapped within a never-ending state of…

Men In Black: International's Mysterious Villain Is a Mole on the Inside Men In Black: International's Mysterious Villain Is a Mole on the Inside

When Thor: Ragnarok co-stars Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth reunite on the big screen in F. Gary Gray’s upcoming Men in Black: International, they’ll introduce audiences to a whole new side of the MiB. But the heroes’ greatest threat is actually going to be someone they might already be more than familiar with.

Ultraviolence and Revenge Bring the Punisher Out of Retirement in a Gruesome New Season 2 Trailer Ultraviolence and Revenge Bring the Punisher Out of Retirement in a Gruesome New Season 2 Trailer

Frank Castle could have easily put down his gun and left the blood-soaked vigilante life behind him after the events of The Punisher’s first season that culminated him in being given a clean slate and a second chance. But the latest trailer from the show’s upcoming second season is a reminder that that just isn’t the…

New Steven Universe Trailer Teases an All-Out Diamond War

Though Steven him recently got a chance to escape all the action on Homeworld, the latest trailer for Cartoon Network’s next big Steven Universe event, “Battle of Heart and Mind,” is a promise that when the show returns in a few weeks, the battle’s back on and the stakes are raised.

The Incredible New Comic Series to Add to Your Pull List in 2019 The Incredible New Comic Series to Add to Your Pull List in 2019

The new year is upon us, which means new opportunities for comics to deliver wild crossover events, miniseries, and new adventures. Although we only know what’s coming up until spring so far, io9's got you covered on what fresh new series you’re gonna want to keep an eye on in 2019.

Punisher Creator Gerry Conway Says It's 'Disturbing' to See Authority Figures Embrace the Vigilante Punisher Creator Gerry Conway Says It's 'Disturbing' to See Authority Figures Embrace the Vigilante

Because of Frank Castle’s military background with the Marines and his penchant for enforcing justice using guns, iconography related to the Punisher has become particularly popular amongst certain groups of active law enforcement and those in the armed services. The character’s creator Gerry Conway thinks that’s…

Steven Universe's Latest Episode Is a Reminder That There's No Place Like Home Steven Universe's Latest Episode Is a Reminder That There's No Place Like Home

Though Steven Universe and the Crystal Gems initially believed all of Rose Quartz’s memories were erased when she gave up her physical body to bring Steven to life, the past few episodes of the “Diamond Days” event have slowly revealed that they were merely locked away deep within her gem, waiting for Steven to access…

The First Care Bears: Unlock the Magic Trailer Is a Nostalgic Punch in the Gut

It’s been a hot second since anyone last heard of the Care Bears, but the magical squad of plush heroes is making their way back to television in an all-new animated series, Unlock the Magic, and the first trailer is here.

Bemused Blogger Boggled by Baby Jack Black's Behemoth Full-Grown Head

Eli Roth’s The House With a Clock in Its Walls has all kinds of special effects you’d expect from a big-budget project, but one of its most startling achievements was pulled off with a good, old-fashioned animatronic nightmare.

A New Punisher Season 2 Clip Explores the Psychology Behind Jigsaw's Curious Look A New Punisher Season 2 Clip Explores the Psychology Behind Jigsaw's Curious Look

Because Jigsaw is one of the Punisher’s most formidable enemies in Marvel’s comics, it was only a matter of time before his live-action counterpart in Netflix’s live adaptation of the series ended up becoming more like the deranged villain fans know. But The Punisher’s second season is much more interested in creating…

Star Wars Actor Ahmed Best Opens Up About How Jar Jar Backlash Almost Drove Him to Suicide Star Wars Actor Ahmed Best Opens Up About How Jar Jar Backlash Almost Drove Him to Suicide

Last summer, actor Ahmed Best—who first portrayed Jar Jar Binks in Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace when he was a 25-year-old—took to his Twitter account to reflect on the movie’s upcoming 20th anniversary. But that remembrance included how fans’ vitriolic backlash to his performance nearly drove him to kill…

Luke Cage Star Mike Colter Wasn't Shocked by the Series' Cancellation but Hopes It's Coming Back Luke Cage Star Mike Colter Wasn't Shocked by the Series' Cancellation but Hopes It's Coming Back

When Disney first announced its plans to launch a streaming service of its own where new, live-action series set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe would begin airing in the near future, the writing was all but on the wall for Netflix’s MCU shows. So it shouldn’t have been too surprising when Daredevil, Iron Fist, and …

Young Justice: Outsiders Is a Return to Form for the Animated Series Young Justice: Outsiders Is a Return to Form for the Animated Series

Warner Bros. and DC’s animated films and television shows have always eclipsed their live-action offerings in terms of depth and nuance in their storytelling, and DC Universe’s Young Justice: Outsiders is no exception.

This Mashup Reimagines Jordan Peele's Us as a Disney Channel Movie This Mashup Reimagines Jordan Peele's Us as a Disney Channel Movie

We don’t really know all that much about the plot of Jordan Peele’s new horror project Us, but the film’s first trailer provided just enough inspiration for one clever video editor from Yeek Studios, who drew some interesting comparisons between the live-action thriller and The Proud Family Disney Channel Original…

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