Look! Up in the Sky! It’s a Bird! A Plane! Jesus?

Here’s to good intentions. DC Comics has announced that the comic book giant will be releasing a new parody series based on Jesus Christ through the companies DC Vertigo line. The adult graphic novel was written by Mark Russell with artwork created by Richard Pace and will arrive on store shelves on March 6, 2019.

A far cry from earlier religious comics from Spire in the 1970's, this new one will be tried out as a limited series but could becoming a regular one if it becomes popular. Second Coming is described by DC as follows:

“Witness the return of Jesus Christ, as He is sent on a most holy mission by God to learn what it takes to be the true messiah of mankind by becoming roommates with the world’s favorite savior: the all-powerful super hero Sun-Man, the Last Son of Krispex! But when Christ returns to Earth, he’s shocked to discover what has become of his gospel—and now, he aims to set the record straight.”

At this point, it’s hard to know if Russell, who has written a …

FOX Releases New Teaser Trailer for 'Fantastic Four'

Today, 20th Century FOX has released a new teaser trailer for the upcoming re-boot of Marvel's Fantastic Four which hits theaters this summer. The new film is directed by Josh Trank, who's only claim to fame is 2012's Chronicle, which was just "okay." The cast is new too and includes Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara, Jamie Bell, Toby Kebbell. But with the overwhelming number of superhero movies and TV show properties out there, are we ready for yet another origin story?

The studio's synopsis of the film states: "Fantastic Four, a contemporary re-imagining of Marvel’s original and longest-running superhero team, centers on four young outsiders who teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy."

So…what do you think?

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