Author: Neil Vagg

Neil is the Editor-in-Chief at GYCO. He has a BA in Film & TV and an MA in Scriptwriting; he currently works 9-5 in an office and 5-9 as a reviewer. He has been reading comics for as long as he can remember and is never far away from any book which has the word Bat in the title.

Written by Benjamin Percy Pencils, Inks & Colours by Juan E. Ferreyra , Otto Schmidt Cover by Otto Schmidt “ISLAND OF SCARS” part one! Artist Otto Schmidt returns to GREEN ARROW for the story fans have been waiting for! Following the life-changing events of the past few issues, Green Arrow and Black Canary are back where Ollie’s journey began: the shores of a deserted island, where DC’s most turbulent super-couple have no distraction-and no escape-from their powerful feelings for each other. Pickup your copy of ‘Green Arrow’ #8 at Comixology now! In a recent review of ‘The Flash’ comics I talked about how three…

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Written, art & cover by Franic Manapul “BETTER TOGETHER” part two! Superman, Wonder Woman and Batman have uncovered a window into their very souls: and the power of temptation proves to be stronger than any villain they could battle! The bonds of friendship and trust between the most formidable heroes on the planet will be tested to their breaking point, with the lives of innocents hanging in the balance!  Pickup your copy of ‘Trinity’ #2 at Comixology now! I spent most of my review of the first issue talking about how great it was to see the series opener focus…

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Written by Dan Jurgens Pencils & Inks by Bernard Chang Cover by Ryan Sook “THE RETURN” part one! Terry McGinnis is back as Batman, much to the delight of his family and friends. But is the original Joker really back as well? Inspired by the possible return of their role model, the Jokerz have taken over an entire section of Gotham City and are determined to wreak havoc in the still-rebuilding city. While Batman battles chaos on the streets, his friend Dana is at the mercy of the new leader of the now-unified gang. Pickup your copy of ‘Batman Beyond’…

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Overnight some very exciting news has broken for fans of ‘Young Justice’. Warner Bros. Animation and DC Comics jointly announced that the show is actively back in production for a third season. In a statement to the press Sam Register, President of Warner Bros. Animation said: “The affection that fans have had for ‘Young Justice,’ and their rallying cry for more episodes, has always resonated with us. We are excited to bring the show back for this loyal fanbase and to provide an opportunity for new viewers to discover this excellent series.” Series producers Brandon Vietti and Greg Weisman will…

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Written, art & cover by Francis Manapul “BETTER TOGETHER” part 1! Together again for the first time! Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman. The core of the World’s Greatest Heroes…but with a new Man of Steel, the bonds these three share will be tested and redefined by super-star writer/artist Francis Manapul. In this premiere issue, see the trio travel from Metropolis to Gotham City and beyond to learn what forces launched their heroic careers. But how will this journey of discovery lead them to a new threat? Pickup your copy of ‘Trinity’ #1 at Comixology now! ‘Trinity’ has been a genuine…

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Written by Dan Jurgens Pencils Ryan Sook & Ardian Syaf Inks Vicente Cifuentes & Ryan Sook Coloured by Jeremy Lawson Cover by Ryan Sook Six months have passed since the events of BATMAN BEYOND #16. While areas of destruction remain in the outside world, Gotham City has made great strides toward reclaiming its bright future. But new threats arise and old adversaries may be coming back. And the question still remains: whatever happened to Bruce Wayne? Pickup your copy of ‘Batman Beyond: Rebirth’ at Comixology now! ‘Batman Beyond’ comics have always been a little hit and miss for me. I started reading them around 2008 having finally…

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14th November Update: ‘Doctor Strange’ held on to the top of both the North American and worldwide box office in its second weekend. Delivering only a 49% drop in its second weekend, the 14th film in Marvel’s cinematic universe delivered an impressive $43M as its domestic gross climbs to over $153 million after only ten days of release. Dropping only 48% at the international box office ‘Doctor Strange’ holds the top spot and brings its total haul to $339.6M. So far its top five international markets are: China ($83.5M), Korea ($37.1M), UK ($24.2M), Russia ($20M) and Germany ($13.9M). Marvel’s The Sorcerer Supreme is already it’s highest grossing original release in India,…

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Directed by Scott Derrikson Written by Scott Derrikson, C. Robert Cargill & John Spaihts Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt, Scott Adkins, Mads Mikkelsen & Tilda Swinton ‘Marvel’s Doctor Strange’ follows the story of the talented neurosurgeon Doctor Stephen Strange who, after a tragic car accident, must put ego aside and learn the secrets of a hidden world of mysticism and alternate dimensions. Based in New York City’s Greenwich Village, Doctor Strange must act as an intermediary between the real world and what lies beyond, utilizing a vast array of metaphysical abilities and artifacts to protect the Marvel cinematic universe. ‘Marvel’s Doctor…

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With filming on ‘Justice League’ all but completed the identity of the actor playing villain Steppenwolf has remained a closely guarded secret. That is until The Wrap yesterday broke the news that ‘Game of Thrones’ star Ciaran Hinds would be taking on the role. The article explains that Hinds has recently wrapped motion capture filming on ‘Justice League’. Fans will remember a crude version of Steppenwolf appeared in a deleted scene from ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’. Its safe to say his appearance will be somewhat evolved for his starring role in ‘Justice League’. Plot details for the film…

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