Concept Art From ‘Superman: Flyby’–The J.J. Abrams Supes Flick That Might Have Been

- 01-23-14Comics, Cool Stuff, Film Posted by James Daniels


Just in case you didn’t think it was enough that director J.J. Abrams has managed to assimilate both the Star Trek and Star Wars franchises, it seems that he also came quite close to adding Superman to his list of conquests.  (more…)

Man of Steel Sequel Pushed Back, Sets Up ‘Batman vs Superman vs Marvel’ Weekend

- 01-17-14Comics, Film Posted by Jeremy R! Hudson


If you are a fan of the endless speculation and rumor mongering that surrounds Zack Snyder‘s Man of Steel sequel (commonly but not officially known as Batman vs Superman ) boy are you in for a treat! You now have nine extra months to fill with baseless claims that Colin Farrell will be playing Jimmy Olsen and that Peter Dinklage and Verne Troyer are competing for the role of Mister Mxyzptlk (my sisters cousin dates the roommate of the the key-grip, he says it is totally happening.)

Warner Bros. announced today (January 17th) that the next step in building a DC Comics cinematic movie universe has been pushed off of its previously announced July 17th, 2015 release date to May 6th, 2016. (more…)

The BastardCast vs. For Whom the Taco Bell Tolls

- 01-14-14Featured, Nerd Culture Posted by Team Bastard


It was foretold that there would be a week of unrelenting news, rumors, and numors — a spilled over volcano of headlines about Star Wars, Marvel Studios, DC Comics, and something to do with swiss cheese masturbation. To combat that onslaught, The BastardCast is here to carry you to safety like a rotting piece of driftwood in a poop water flood. Also, there is Taco Talk! (more…)

The BastardCast vs. The Ballad Of Shia Baggins

- 01-07-14Featured, Nerd Culture Posted by Team Bastard


After celebrating the New Year with nerf guns, emotional scarring, and Breakin 2: Electric Boogaloo, Jeremy and Jason put on pants to start season 3 of The BastardCast.

On the show this time: (more…)

The BastardCast vs Booster Gold, Frankenstein and, Bill Murray

- 12-24-13Featured, Nerd Culture Posted by Team Bastard


Recorded by three disgraced mall Santa’s over a steel drum filled with burning dreams from the year gone by, Jason, Matt, and Jeremy are here to invade your chimney and deliver The BastardCast Christmas Special! This time on the show, we’re talking about lazy holiday plans, the great Wonder Woman pants debate, and the best comics, TV shows, and movie films of the year. (more…)

‘Batman Vs Superman’ Producer Talks Wonder Woman and Batfleck

- 12-23-13Comics, Film Posted by Adam A. Donaldson


As we close out this year of big nerdy events, and news of bigger nerdy events to come, we get some more talk about the upcoming Man of Steel sequel project, which is more colloquially known by the unofficial title, Batman Vs Superman. The film is expected to start production early next year in and around the Detroit area, and today Eastern Michigan University alum and BvS co-producer Wesley Coller talked to the hometown crowd at M Live about the project, stating that not only is he personally excited about the movie, but also fans should know that they’re taking great care with such beloved characters. (more…)

Calm Down Internet! We Address 4 Concerns About the Gal Gadot/Wonder Woman Casting

- 12-04-13Comics, Featured, Film Posted by Jason Tabrys


Earlier today, the internet had its breath taken away by the news that Gal Gadot will play Wonder Woman in the upcoming Batman/Superman team up film, Batman and Superman: Friendship is Magic (until I am told otherwise, that is what I am calling it.) (more…)

The BastardCast vs Our T.Hanks Giving Festival of Love

- 11-28-13Featured, Nerd Culture Posted by Team Bastard


This time on The BastardCast, Brian’s dead y’all, and we don’t know how to use spoiler alerts! Also, Jeremy and Jason welcome Matthew Jackson back to talk about whether the ghost of Patrick Swayze will team up with the ghost of Kelly Lynch’s career to guide the Roadhouse remake to box office figures that are so large that even Jeff Healey can see them. (more…)

Warner Bros. Registers ‘Man of Steel’ Domain Names: Official Sequel Title?

- 11-21-13Comics, Film Posted by Mark Poynter

The official title of Zack Snyder‘s follow up to Man of Steel hasn’t been chiseled in stone yet, everyone’s just been calling it Batman  Vs. Superman. So when Warner Bros. registers a slew of new domain names, one can expect the Internet to erupt into a storm of speculation. (more…)

‘Batman vs. Superman’ Producer Speaks, Reveals Actual Non-Rumor Based News

- 11-19-13Comics, Film Posted by Jeremy R! Hudson


If you’ve been following along at home, what you are about to read counts and the first real news about the still untitled Man of Steel sequel (commonly -but not officially- called Batman vs. Superman) since learning that Bats would be played by Ben Affleck and the announcement that WB/DC was making the  film. Producer (as in actual producer for the movie, not just a producerCharles Roven spoke to Variety and had actual honest to goodness real information to say about the project.  (more…)