Batman v Superman Captain America Civil War

By Gregg Katzman

Welcome to the very first edition of the Midtown Comics Clash! For our first question, we wanted to know which big 2016 comic book movie fans are more excited to see: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice or Captain America: Civil War?  While the two movies do have some obvious parallels (e.g. heroes fighting over ideologies; introduction of new heroes), these two movies look like they’ll also be very, very different. The Marvel Cinematic Universe and the DC Extended Universe are at totally different stages, and both are setting out to accomplish completely different things with these blockbuster movies. Obviously, Marvel Studios and Warner Bros./DC are going for very different tones with these two films and there’s sure to be plenty of other differences, but if you had to pick one of them, which one would it be? Before revealing the poll’s current status, we thought it would be fun to ask this question to the staff in our Times Square store. Spoiler alert: one movie receives way more love.

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Before the show this week we got caught up with all of the movie trailers that came out of San Diego and we discuss them all! Batman Vs. Superman, X-Men Apocalypse, Deadpool, Suicide Squad and more are dissected.  We get a chance to talk to one of the busiest men in comics Charles Soule about last weeks Lando #1 and Civil War #1.  We even have the exclusive reveal of an all new Star Wars character debuting in the next issue of Lando.

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29 May, 2012

5 Avengers Stories for New Readers

Posted by Raphael in: Blog | No Comments

With Avengers absolutely DOMINATING the box office, we thought it’d be good to give you guys a list of Avengers stories you can get into, or get a friend into. As great as the movie was, there are plenty of great stories from the Avengers’ rich history!

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