The CGI isn’t done? Who needs CGI when there are toys … err, action figures.
That’s the early sentiment in a new teaser trailer for Deadpool 2 that dropped today that lets “The Merc With a Mouth” introduce viewers to a big player in the Marvel Comics universe who’s making his big-screen debut in this one.
It’s Cable — and he’ll apparently be sparring with Wade Wilson and company in the film.
Hollywood news can have an impact on the collectibles world and comic book movies are the perfect example of what an influx of mainstream pop culture focus can do.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, a Gambit film starring Channing Tatum is a go for Valentine’s Day 2019, bringing the card-throwing, slick-talking member of the X-Men to the screen solo for the first time.
Just like Deadpool, certain characters pick up steam with fans and news like this prompts added interest in first appearances of the characters and the one-of-a-kind original comic art that helped bring those books to life. A movie with Tatum in the main role? With apologies to Yogi Berra, it could be déjà vu all over again.
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The box: 2017 Cryptozoic Gotham Season 2
Where to buy: BlowoutCards.com
Packs per box: 24
Cards per pack: 5
Cards in this box: 117
Base set completion:
72 of 72 (100 percent)
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Gotham is essentially a series offering us many chapters in the back stories of key players in the Batman universe and the back story begins soon on cardboard with Cryptozoic‘s Gotham Season 1 set coming later this year.
Autographs will fall one per box and the company has begun teasing signers for the release.
Ginny Baker does not exist, but the big-league world that she lives in does.
We’ll get the shot to watch her story unfold in Pitch, a forthcoming series from FOX created in conjunction with MLB that’s dubbed “A true story on the verge … of happening.” Continue reading
Charles M. Shulz penned thousands of comic strips during the run of Peanuts that began in the fall of 1950 and ended in February 2000. On the eve of The Peanuts Movie arriving on Friday, something that will further drive interest in the adventures of an underdog and his dog — Snoopy and Charlie Brown — we started wondering about Shultz’ autographs.