deadpool test footage

Test footage from the defunct Ryan Reynold’s Deadpool movie surfaced on YouTube this morning, was quickly yanked, and now it’s resurfaced.

It appears that 20th Century Fox had the original video removed, but it’s probably the best thing that could have happened. Clearly, there is a demand for this film and this (mostly CGI) footage looks pretty great. Check it out for yourself after the break before it disappears again…

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hobbit armies teaser

The official teaser trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies is here and it’s all out war as the name suggests.

Check it out after the break…

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Wolverine Autopsy

It’s old news now that Marvel Comics intends to kill the mutant hero Logan AKA Wolverine. Wolverine’s been one of Marvel’s most popular superheroes for a while and he’s basically the lead character of every X-Man movie, so his loss should have a tremendous impact. But will it? Comics are known for superheroes and villains seemingly dying only to return later, and the odds of resurrection seem to increase if you’re a mutant or in a book with an “X” in the title. There was this time when we saw Wolverine get stabbed through the stomach and then the autopsy revealed it wasn’t him but a shape-shifting alien who took his place while we weren’t looking. Oh, and that time Logan actually did die alongside his teammates in Dallas.

That having been said, here’s a quick list of some prime examples of false deaths and literal resurrections that have happened in the X-Men family of comics. To keep this from becoming a novel, we won’t include cases when time travel or the Infinity Gauntlet has been used to prevent a death from happening in the first place.

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evil dead bruce campbell

Remember the talk about Sam Raimi and Bruce Campbell revving up Evil Dead again from a while back? Well, Shock Till You Drop reported that Sam Raimi, his brother, and Bruce Campbell revealed that they’re working on an Evil Dead TV series during Friday’s Screen Gems panel.

However, Campbell’s role in the series was unclear, so a fan asked later.

You can check out Bruce Campbell’s reply after the break.

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Princess Leia Comi

Over the weekend at Comic-Con International in San Diego, Marvel announced that Mark Waid and Terry Dodson will produce a Princess Leia 5-issue mini-series. Along with this, Jason Aaron and John Cassady will work on Star Wars, an on-going series that starts two weeks after the events of A New Hope. Finally, Keiron Gillen and Salvador Larocca are the team behind an upcoming Darth Vader series, which will focus on how Vader works with bounty hunters and re-establishes his fearsome reputation following the destruction of the first Death Star.

The first issues of all three series will arrive in the beginning of 2015.

Cover photos for Star Wars and Darth Vader follow after the break.

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lego 12

The new LEGO Minifig Series 12 has been unveiled and here’s your first look at what’s included (note that a “gamer” is on the list):

  • Gamer
  • Miner
  • Rock Star
  • Swashbuckler
  • Jester
  • Princess and Frog Prince
  • Japanese Horror-Movie Ghost
  • Pizza Delivery Guy
  • Barbarian
  • Genie
  • Lifeguard
  • Wizard
  • Hunter
  • Space Dude
  • Athena
  • Pig Suit Guy

The figures will retail for $3.99 when they’re released this October.

(TBB via Kotaku)

pedro pascal sailor moon

He’s dashing, he’s charming, he’s funny, he’s sexy and he’s a Sailor Scout.

Well, sorta. At the very least he is someone who’s totally take a picture with someone’s Moon Stick at SDCC.

Check out the link with a description after the break.

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madmaxtrailer copy

In case you missed it over the weekend, the first trailer for the upcoming Mad Max: Fury Road premiered at Comic-Con, and it’s a truly wonderful thing to behold. We’re talking endless deserts, sandstorms, big rigs with spikes, leather armor, sun-crazed raiders and massive explosions.

The trailer doesn’t tell us much in terms of a coherent plot, but it looks like this newest edition to the Mad Max franchise is going to be a real feast for the eyes.

Watch the trailer after the break…

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batman superman teaser leak

The quality of the leaked Batman V Superman teaser from the WB panel at SDCC is predictably terrible, but it’s enough to see why the audience lost their sh*t.

Check it out after the break…

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