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Fashion Spotlight: Fencing Academy, Archery Club, and Cross Country Club

Ript Apparel has two designs today for fans of Arrow and The Flash. Fencing Academy and Archery Club and Cross Country Club from MitchLudwig and MitchLudwig and MitchLudwig will be for sale on August 2, 2014 only!

Fencing Academy by MitchLudwig

Fencing AcademyArchery Club by MitchLudwig

Archery ClubCross Country Club by MitchLudwig

Cross Country Club

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Captain Cold Comes to The Flash

wentworth millerThe CW‘s The Flash has added a villain. Executive Producer Greg Berlanti has announced that actor Wentworth Miller will be joining the series playing Leonard Snart aka Captain Cold. Miller is most known for his role on the series Prison Break. Captain Cold is a rather iconic villain and one of the Flash’s signature ones, especially as the leader of the band of villains known as The Rogues.

So far Miller is only set for one episode, but his character and his Rogue compatriots play too much of a role in the Flash’s world to not be in more. The pilot features his fellow Rogue Weather Wizard. Expect to see more of them to show  up.

It’ll be interesting to see the take on the character as he’s played both villain and recently the role of hero. I’m expecting the classic villain.

Robbie Amell Joins The Flash as Ronnie Raymond, 1/2 of Firestorm

Robbie Amell 3_53bcccd9e70f72.87499037Actor Robbie Amell is joining this falls The Flash in a recurring role as Ronnie Raymond. Folks might know Raymond better as his superhero alter-ego, 1/2 of Firestorm!

In the world of The Flash, Ronnie is a maintenance worker at S.T.A.R. Labs and Dr. Caitlin Snow’s fiancé, and he plays an integral part in the particle accelerator accident that transforms Barry Allen into the Flash.

Firestorm is a bit different, in that it takes two individuals to “make” the hero, as Ronnie gets fused with his Firestorm partner in herodom, Jason Rusch. Will we see Rusch be popping up too?

Interestingly enough, Amell is the younger cousin of fellow DC Comics’ alum, actor Stephen Amell, star of Arrow.

The Flash airs on The CW this fall.

Around the Tubes

The weekend is almost here! How many are heading out to see the new Transformers film? Here’s some reviews from around the web to keep you busy this Friday morning.

Around the Tubes Reviews

Comic Vine – All-New Ghost Rider #4

Talking Comics – All-New Ultimates #4

Comic Vine – Aquaman #32

CBR – Batman #32

Comic Vine – Chew #42

Comic Vine – Deadly Class #6

Comic Vine – Deadpool Vs. Carnage #4

CBR – Dream Thief: Escape #1

Comic Vine – Fantastic Four #6

Comic Vine – The Flash #32

Comic Vine – Larfleeze #12

Comic Vine – Ms. Marvel #5

CBR – Ms. Marvel #5

Comic Vine – New Avengers #20

Comic Vine – Red Lanterns #32

Comic Vine – Savage Hulk #1

Talking Comics – Superman #32

Comic Vine - Superman #32

Comic Vine – Uncanny Avengers #21

Rumor of DC’s Movie Line-up. Take it With a Grain of Salt.

Justice League RevampThe rumor mill was churning today, with news being passed along like a bad game of telephone. A report today came out from Nikki Finke, former Deadline honcho, claims to list DC‘s upcoming movies through 2018.

May 2016 – Batman v Superman
July 2016 – Shazam
Xmas 2016 – Sandman
May 2017 – Justice League
July 2017 – Wonder Woman
Xmas 2017 – Flash and Green Lantern team-up
May 2018 – Man Of Steel 2

 

 

 

 

There had been talk of a Metal Men and Suicide Squad movie for sometime in 2016 but that project fell off the schedule.

Finke claims to late start to Batman V Superman is due to DC attempting to get this all settled down.

There’s numerous reasons I expect this all to be bullshit and click bait. One is, it ignores projects we’ve been told are being worked on, like the Justice League Dark film. The second big reason I don’t believe this is the history. It was about this time last year that it was rumored Cable, X-Force, Deadpool, Aquaman, the Flash, and Wonder Woman were all being announced as movies at SDCC 2013. We all know how that turned out.

While I’m sure DC is putting a plan together, I’ll believe this when I hear it directly from DC.

Around the Tubes

The weekend is almost here! What’s everyone got planned?

Around the Tubes

ICv2 – MPAA Censoring ‘Sin City’ Poster – Really can’t wait to see this film.

CBR – Comic-Con Responds to Anti-Harassment Petition: “Safety and Security is a Major Concern” – Just don’t call them out if you’re a blog!

Kotaku – X-Men: Days of Future Past’s Sentinels Could’ve Looked Very Different – Huh.

 

Around the Tubes Reviews

Comic Vine – Aquaman #31

Talking Comics – Avengers #30

Talking Comics – Batgirl Vol. 4 Wanted

Talking Comics – C.O.W.L. #1

ICv2 – The Extinction Parade Vol. 1

CBR – Fantastic Four #5

Comic Vine – The Flash #31

Comic Vine – The Fuse #4

The Book Monsters – The Glorkian Warrior Delivers a Pizza

Talking Comics – Red Lanterns #31

Lit Nerd – Sally Heathcote: Suffragette

Comic Vine – Southern Bastards #2

Comic Vine – Trees #1

IGN – X-Men: No More Humans

How the Comic Television Schedule is Shaping Up so Far

old-televisionWith numerous television shows based on comic books being announced for the 2014/2015 season, we’re starting to find out when the shows will be wining up on the schedule. I’ll say, there’s at least one shock for me, and that’s The CW not pairing up Arrow with The Flash.

Well, here’s what you’ll be watching this fall!

Monday

Gotham – 8pm – FOX – The series focusing on a young Jim Gordon and Gotham before the masks is one of my most anticipated shows of any debuting. Based on DC’s Batman. (NEW)

Tuesday

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. – 9pm – ABC – The series returns for a second season, staying on Tuesday nights, but moving forward an hour. We’ll see if the Marvel television series can build off its momentum.

The Flash – 8pm – The CW – Really, this wasn’t paired with Arrow!? Based on the DC Comics iconic character (NEW)

Wednesday

Arrow – 8pm – The CW – The series stays on Wednesdays at the 8pm slot for its third season. Based on the DC Comics character.

Friday

Constantine – 10pm – NBC – An interesting pairing of show and network, the series follows Grimm, a decent pairing of shows. Based on the comic series Hellblazer published by DC Comics imprint Vertigo. (NEW)

Sunday

The Walking Dead – 9pm – AMC – I’m assuming The Walking Dead is remaining at this time slot and on this day.

It has also been announced that Agent Carter, a new show on ABC, will fill in the slot when Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has its fall finale and before the S.H.I.E.L.D. winter premiere. It’ll act as a bridge series, and connect with it and the greater Marvel cinematic universe. The CW has also announced that iZombie will be a midseason premiere as well, but we don’t know the day or time. That series is also based on a Vertigo series.

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