For some reason I missed this when it first hit the net a few months back, so I thought I would share it with you all just in case this bit of Marvel news slipped past you as well. With the incredible success of Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, it was only natural that an animated spin-off was commissioned. Later this year Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon and the rest of the GotG will be making their animated debut on to Disney XD!
During the 2014 New York Comic Con, Marvel showcased some test footage. In the 57 second clip, Rocket Raccoon is on the run from some unnamed aggressors and shows off some of his marksmen skills until he runs into cohort Star-Lord. Watch the test footage video clip below.
This is some exciting news coming out of the WB-Multiverse. Popular DC Comics superhero and former leader of the JLA (pre-New 52), Vixen, will be getting her own CW Seed animated series. The CW Seed is The CW’s digital-only network. The show was announced at the Winter 2015 TCA’s. Take a look at some of the promo artwork below.
Thankfully, the good people over at Warner Archive are always making available rare and obscure movies and television shows. Now, they have released a show I didn’t even know existed and I would like to think I’m somewhat in the know of animated spin-offs of movies. It’s Dumb and Dumber: The Animated Series! More info below:
Have you been anxiously awaiting the next series of Guardians of the Galaxy POP vinyl figures? I have I can’t wait to add them to my collection. As with just about every series of POPS from Funko there comes variants, and Entertainment Earth has one exclusive that is going to make you whip out your wallet! It’s a Glow-In-The-Dark Thanos! See more info below:
Only a few more months until Earth’s Mightiest Heroes reunite on the big screen! The planet is once again in peril and Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk, Hawkeye and Black Widow are joined by Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver to team up to save it in Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron. Watch the second trailer for the upcoming movie below:
Rev up your Batmobile and get yourself down to the Los Angeles Comic Book And Science Fiction Convention show this Sunday, January 11th to meet Lee Meriwether who you may remember for her puurrfect portrayal of Catwoman in the 1966 Batman movie and Lisa in the season 2 episodes of the series "King Tut's Coup/Batman's Waterloo". All the info is listed below:
Ready for Daredevil? The superhero swings onto Netflix this spring and Marvel has just released more information about the upcoming superhero show. Daredevil is set to debut on April 10th, 2015 and there will be 13 one hour episodes. A promo poster has been released for the series which can be seen below:
The trailer for Marvel’s upcoming superhero movie Ant-Man has been posted on the studios’ Youtube channel and can be seen below.