The Star Trek: Picard Series Premiere Is What It Looks Like When Star Trek Distrusts Its Institutions: Review

On January 23, 2020, fans of Star Trek got what they wanted. We can revisit Jean-Luc Picard, a generation’s favorite captain of the Enterprise. However, reaction to the Star Trek: Picard series premiere was a bit mixed. Some people absolutely loved the slow-burn drama about Picard and the loss of Data. Others, however, felt that the Star Trek: Picard series premiere is another in a long line of new projects that lack the optimism that...
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The Star Trek: Picard Series Premiere Is What It Looks Like When Star Trek Distrusts Its Institutions: Review

Obi-Wan Doesn’t Have the High Ground! Series On Delay, Not Cancelled for Disney+

When Disney+ announced that Ewan McGregor would be reprising his role as Jedi Master Obi-wan Kenobi, fans everywhere rejoiced. The best character of the prequel trilogy coming back? Yes—we need that now. Well, we’re going to have to wait a bit longer as Disney+ and Lucasfilm decided to delay the Obi-wan series, though rumors it was canceled are false. Oh Disney—you were supposed to save the Jedi, not delay them! Why Would Disney+ Want to...
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Obi-Wan Doesn’t Have the High Ground! Series On Delay, Not Cancelled for Disney+

Guardians of the Galaxy #1 Al Ewing and Juann Cabal Give Us A Dysfunctional Space Family (spoilers!)

For Marvel, a #1 issue generally means that a new creative team is taking over a title, and leading the character or characters into a new era. We just saw this recently with Thor #1. And we’re seeing that now with Guardians of the Galaxy #1, from writer Al Ewing and artist Juann Cabal. After the catastrophic events of Donny Cates’s Guardians run, Ewing and Cabal pick up the band of misfits while they try...
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Guardians of the Galaxy #1 Al Ewing and Juann Cabal Give Us A Dysfunctional Space Family (spoilers!)

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The Star Trek: Picard Series Premiere Is What It Looks Like When Star Trek Distrusts Its Institutions: Review

On January 23, 2020, fans of Star Trek got what they wanted. We can revisit Jean-Luc Picard, a generation’s favorite captain of the Enterprise. However, reaction to the Star Trek: Picard series premiere was a bit mixed. Some people absolutely loved the slow-burn drama about Picard and the loss of Data. Others, however, felt that […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 24, 2020
Obi-Wan Doesn’t Have the High Ground! Series On Delay, Not Cancelled for Disney+

When Disney+ announced that Ewan McGregor would be reprising his role as Jedi Master Obi-wan Kenobi, fans everywhere rejoiced. The best character of the prequel trilogy coming back? Yes—we need that now. Well, we’re going to have to wait a bit longer as Disney+ and Lucasfilm decided to delay the Obi-wan series, though rumors it […]

BY Roman Colombo January 24, 2020
Guardians of the Galaxy #1 Al Ewing and Juann Cabal Give Us A Dysfunctional Space Family (spoilers!)

For Marvel, a #1 issue generally means that a new creative team is taking over a title, and leading the character or characters into a new era. We just saw this recently with Thor #1. And we’re seeing that now with Guardians of the Galaxy #1, from writer Al Ewing and artist Juann Cabal. After […]

BY Roman Colombo January 23, 2020
WandaVision Writer Tapped to Start Captain Marvel 2, as Original Writers and Directors Bow Out

When Kevin Feige announced MCU Phase 4 at Comic-Con, there were two glaring omissions: Spider-Man and Carol Danvers. Spidey got sorted, but the future of Brie Larson’s character in the MCU was vague. A sequel to 2019’s Captain Marvel is on the way, Marvel assured fans. Talent like Taika Waititi, Ryan Coogler, James Gunn, and […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 23, 2020
Wheel of Time News: Maria Doyle Kennedy Joins The Fantasy Show (Plus Episode Titles Revealed!)

The Wheel of Time news has been rolling out steadily since the show began production in Prague over the summer. Just this week, several actors announced via social media that they had joined the highly anticipated fantasy series. Among the new cast members for Wheel of Time is veteran actress Maria Doyle Kennedy. The Irish actress […]

BY Emily O'Donnell January 23, 2020
Aquaman Star Jason Momoa Visits Children’s Hospital

Not content to be only a movie superhero, Aquaman star Jason Momoa took it one step further into real life. According to local sources, Momoa visited a children’s hospital in Pittsburgh, surely brightening the days of many ailing kids. Why Aquaman Star Jason Momoa Is in Pittsburgh As for what Momoa’s doing in Pittsburgh, he’s […]

BY Salomé Gonstad January 23, 2020
Marvel TV and Hulu Announce Cast For Upcoming MODOK Series

Marvel TV and Hulu are moving full speed ahead with MODOK, an upcoming animated series. The series will follow MODOK, a supervillain who is quite big-headed, both physically and with his ego. MODOK will be a part of 4 new animated series coming from Hulu and Marvel TV, all leading up to a special event […]

BY Meghan Hale January 22, 2020
New Project xCloud Games Hit Microsoft Service

Project xCloud is Microsoft’s approach to the game streaming wars. With Xbox titles like Gears of War 5 and Sea of Thieves playable from Android devices, the service is likely a huge part of the company’s future. Right now, the service is in a preview state. Players who want to try the experience can sign […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 22, 2020
Disney+ Releases Final Season Trailer for The Clone Wars Promises Epic Ending to Beloved Series

Over the next two weeks, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will end its theatrical run. This means that, once again, it’s possible we will never see a Skywalker on the big screen again. However, such is not the case for the small screen. Disney+ debuted a new trailer for the final season of The […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 22, 2020
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Season 5 Premiere Shows the Crisis Didn’t Change Much

Technically, the last hour of the Crisis On Infinite Earths finale was the season 5 premiere for DC’s Legends of Tomorrow. (If the giant walking Beebo wasn’t a clue.) However, the spiritual season 5 premiere of Legends of Tomorrow was Tuesday’s episode “Meet the Legends.” In the Legends of Tomorrow season 4 finale, the entire […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 22, 2020
Green Arrow and the Canaries Backdoor Pilot Highlights the Future of the Arrowverse

The penultimate episode of Arrow should have been titled “Livin’ in the Future,” in keeping with tradition. The second-to-last episode of each season bore a title drawn from a Bruce Springsteen song. Of course, this episode is actually titled Green Arrow and the Canaries because it serves as the backdoor pilot for the new Arrow […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 22, 2020
New Falcon and Winter Soldier Set Images Tease US Agent…and X-Men?

Despite their filming delay, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is moving forward at a rapid pace, and we got some new images via social media that hints at some surprising developments. It’s incredible that we’re seeing these images, considering how secretive Marvel Studios is. So, what are we looking at? Let’s start with something […]

BY Roman Colombo January 21, 2020
Adaptive Switch Controller Goes Viral After Dad Builds Set-Up for Daughter

I thought the collaboration between Nintendo and Microsoft as of late provided a great dialogue on the power of gaming. Instead of fighting with one another over sales, both companies focused on bringing together their fan bases. Well, as it turns out, the company’s efforts helped to make something incredibly inspiring and innovative possible. This […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 21, 2020
Studio Ghibli Films Coming To Netflix In Some Places, HBO Max Others

Studio Ghibli films hold a special place in the hearts of film lovers everywhere. The Japanese animation studio has become known for its animated feature films since its foundation in 1985. Some of their greatest achievements include Ponyo, Spirited Away, and My Neighbor Totoro. Fans of the studio were thrilled to hear announcements about Netflix getting the rights to […]

BY Meghan Hale January 21, 2020
Kevin Feige Wants Patrick Stewart to Play Professor X when the X-Men Join the MCU!

In a recent interview, Patrick Stewart revealed, “I met with Kevin Feige a couple of months ago and we had long, long conversations.” But the most intriguing part? According to Stewart, “there have been moves and suggestions, which include Charles Xavier.” Wouldn’t it be amazing? When the X-Men show up in the MCU, we see […]

BY Roman Colombo January 21, 2020
Marvel’s Avengers Game Delayed, Second Delay for Square Enix in 2020

Here we are, just weeks in 2020, and another major game is pushed back to the second half of the year. News of the Marvel’s Avengers game delayed isn’t necessarily surprising. In a lot of ways, the move to delay a game to improve its final product is all but routine. Not to mention, a […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 20, 2020
On Blue Monday, We Remember Even Superheroes Can Suffer From Depression

Daredevil, Mister Miracle, Silver Surfer, Batman, Jessica Jones, Harley Quinn—what do these heroes have in common? They all superheroes suffering from some form of depression. And they aren’t alone. To this list, we can also add Thor, Deadpool, Renée Montoya, Wolverine, Cyclops, Hulk, Punisher, Captain America, Martian Manhunter, Joker, Moon Knight and even Superman. Over […]

BY Roman Colombo January 20, 2020
Why Joker Is the Wrong Film to Represent Comic Book Movies at Awards Shows Like the Oscars

When the 2020 Oscar nominations were announced Todd Phillips’ Joker won a few nods, surprising no one . It garnered almost a dozen nominations in categories like Best Picture or Director to Sound Mixing or Makeup and Hairstyling. Comic book movies have long sought recognition from awards shows like the Oscars, and Joker got it. […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 20, 2020
Dolittle Is a Little Crazy, but the Good Kind of Crazy That Kids Will Love: Review

While watching Dolittle, I found myself thinking of another movie, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen directed by Terry Gilliam. That movie was a box office bomb, and the adults in my life hated it. Now, if one is going to review Dolittle starring Robert Downey Jr. in his first post-Avengers role, perhaps comparing it to […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 20, 2020
New Series Walking Dead: World Beyond Cancelled Before It Even Premieres (Kind Of)

The untitled spin-off of AMC’s beloved zombie franchise will be a short-lived series in the massive franchise the network hopes to keep going. Walking Dead: World Beyond is, essentially, a limited series. The show will premiere on AMC on April 12, 2020, but it will only run for two seasons. This seems like a bold […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 19, 2020
Adaptive Switch Controller Goes Viral After Dad Builds Set-Up for Daughter

I thought the collaboration between Nintendo and Microsoft as of late provided a great dialogue on the power of gaming. Instead of fighting with one another over sales, both companies focused on bringing together their fan bases. Well, as it turns out, the company’s efforts helped to make something incredibly inspiring and innovative possible. This […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 21, 2020
Marvel’s Avengers Game Delayed, Second Delay for Square Enix in 2020

Here we are, just weeks in 2020, and another major game is pushed back to the second half of the year. News of the Marvel’s Avengers game delayed isn’t necessarily surprising. In a lot of ways, the move to delay a game to improve its final product is all but routine. Not to mention, a […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 20, 2020
Why Is Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed?: Details on the Biggest Game of 2020

BeingThere are a lot of weird things that happen during the end of a console cycle. For one, developers and publishers start to work on games for the unreleased, future consoles. Usually, that means the current generation consoles sort of get left in limbo. It’s a weird period of time, but one thing left gamers […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 19, 2020
Left 4 Dead 3 Rumors Ended in Valve Statement

It’s funny to think about the state of gaming rumors today. On the one hand, it’s wonderful having so many people looking into the latest news in gaming. Of course, this is going to come with a number of false rumors and unfounded speculations. Here at Comic Years, we try very hard to not report […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 18, 2020

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The Star Trek: Picard Series Premiere Is What It Looks Like When Star Trek Distrusts Its Institutions: Review

On January 23, 2020, fans of Star Trek got what they wanted. We can revisit Jean-Luc Picard, a generation’s favorite captain of the Enterprise. However, reaction to the Star Trek: Picard series premiere was a bit mixed. Some people absolutely loved the slow-burn drama about Picard and the loss of Data. Others, however, felt that […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 24, 2020
Obi-Wan Doesn’t Have the High Ground! Series On Delay, Not Cancelled for Disney+

When Disney+ announced that Ewan McGregor would be reprising his role as Jedi Master Obi-wan Kenobi, fans everywhere rejoiced. The best character of the prequel trilogy coming back? Yes—we need that now. Well, we’re going to have to wait a bit longer as Disney+ and Lucasfilm decided to delay the Obi-wan series, though rumors it […]

BY Roman Colombo January 24, 2020
Guardians of the Galaxy #1 Al Ewing and Juann Cabal Give Us A Dysfunctional Space Family (spoilers!)

For Marvel, a #1 issue generally means that a new creative team is taking over a title, and leading the character or characters into a new era. We just saw this recently with Thor #1. And we’re seeing that now with Guardians of the Galaxy #1, from writer Al Ewing and artist Juann Cabal. After […]

BY Roman Colombo January 23, 2020
WandaVision Writer Tapped to Start Captain Marvel 2, as Original Writers and Directors Bow Out

When Kevin Feige announced MCU Phase 4 at Comic-Con, there were two glaring omissions: Spider-Man and Carol Danvers. Spidey got sorted, but the future of Brie Larson’s character in the MCU was vague. A sequel to 2019’s Captain Marvel is on the way, Marvel assured fans. Talent like Taika Waititi, Ryan Coogler, James Gunn, and […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 23, 2020