“Reach for the sky”—with your badass robot arm.
The months ahead were slated to be big ones for 20th Century Fox’s X-Men universe, with three different mutant-centric films on the docket. But in a surprise move, the studio has decided to switch up the timetable on when we should expect to see a certain merc with the mouth and his mutant pals.
Marvel buying back the film rights to the X-Men, Fantastic Four, and Deadpool was once only the stuff of nerd dreams, but now that those dreams have become reality, we should really consider just what this reunion might entail. We may very well see an Avengers vs. X-Men film one day, but that might not be a good thing.
Domino is going solo, and an iconic Deadpool writer is along for the ride. Marvel Comics announced today that Gail Simone is returning to the company to pen a solo comic series starring the beloved mercenary.
Today’s announcement of Disney and Fox’s monumental deal raises a lot of questions. For example: What are the regulatory implications of dismantling one of Hollywood’s biggest film studios? But another question has to do with one of Marvel’s filthiest characters, Deadpool, who’s since become a valuable Fox asset.…
Our first look at Deadpool 2 in action is finally here. But you’re going to have to get through a totally weird, and pretty hilarious, skit to get to it.
Today, Marvel Comics released Legacy #1, the banner book for its latest roster shakeup that lays the groundwork for what’s to come for the Marvel comics universe, on Earth, in the stars, and beyond. Here are all the teasers we saw in the book, and what they might mean for Marvel’s mightiest heroes.
We’ve known Fox was planning a Deadpool-led team-up film for a while, but now it’s taken a major step forward: Drew Goddard, the writer behind the adaptation of The Martian and the first season of Netflix’s Daredevil, will write and direct the movie.
Yesterday’s tenth and final issue of Secret Empire left us with some pretty major questions about the end of Stevil Rogers’ fascist rule. Mainly, what was the point of the whole thing? But also: What actually happened at the end of everything? Turns out one major clue was hidden in this week’s issue of Deadpool.
Looks like another familiar face is in Thor: Ragnarok. The porgs strike back in new Star Wars: The Last Jedi pictures. Westworld casts some suitably mysterious new roles. Yes, the 2016 election will still play a part in American Horror Story: Cult. Plus, new footage from Channel Zero’s second season. Spoilers now!
We don’t know all that much about Deadpool 2 right now other than the fact that it’s happening, Josh Brolin has been working out like a madman to become Cable, and that it’s probably going to be just as bloody as the first. Today, though, Ryan Reynolds took to Twitter to give us our first look at Domino.
Comic-Con means toys: Not just the ones you line up a zillion hours for to get at the convention, but all the toys you discover that are on their way to threaten your savings account over the next few months. We’ve seen badass generals, giant robots, and even shapely butts so far, but now it’s Marvel’s turn!
Deadpool and Old Man Logan are some of Marvel’s most common team-up characters lately—wherever they can be inserted, they are. Now, they’re being inserted together in a miniseries of their own, pitting two of mutantkind’s most popular (and least killable) characters against each other.
There’s just one week left till San Diego Comic-Con returns to blast us in the face with awesome pop culture spectacle, cosplay, and fantastic, expensive goodies. Here’s the very best toys and collectibles at this year’s show that we can’t wait to line up forever for (or, more likely, pay even more for on eBay…
Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly roundup of the coolest toys and merchandise we’ve seen all week. This time we’ve got an insanely nerdy Star Wars SDCC exclusive, the most affordable way to replicate Spider-Man’s new eye-moving mask, and much, much more!
5 years ago, Marvel published what is still one of their most popular miniseries: Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe, a story that does exactly what it says in the title. Now Deadpool is back for another round of universe killing, but the set up is pointing to something a little different behind the latest bout of…
When you can climb walls and swing between buildings, do you really need a car? In 1974 Marvel’s writers thought Spider-Man did, so they gave him a dune buggy that he could use to sit in New York traffic for hours. As weird as it was, it’s a memorable piece of Marvel history, so Hot Wheels is bringing it back as one…
Ryan Reynolds is basking in the glow of how awesome it is to be Wade Wilson, releasing his first official photo from the set of Deadpool 2 and confirming the return of a certain iconic castle.
Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly roundup of the fanciest toys that will have you even more upset you’re not able to make it to the San Diego Comic-Con this year. And if you’ve ever lamented not having an Arnold Schwarzenegger figure that looks like he just took the day off to visit Home Depot, you’ll find…
The first issue of Secret Empire introduced us to Steve Rogers’ Hydra Avengers: Deadpool, Odinson, Scarlet Witch, Vision, Taskmaster, Black Ant, and Doctor Octopus. While we still don’t really know why some of these characters signed up for Hydra, this week’s Deadpool shows us why Wade did... and the terrible price he…