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The dark knight, "PATTMAN"

The films will be set in the 90s, at least the first one, which means the veteran batman that came to be known as Batffleck, was way too old for. So, Ben Affleck took on twitter to retire his cowl and rumors of who will wear it has been the biggest talk from DC in recent months. Names were floated around. The likes of john Hamm, Ryan Gosling, (previous cast but never performed) Armie Hammer, Scott Adkins and even went to a person like Zac Efron, but it seems the balls are stopping at Robert Patterson. Read More

by NAICCON on May 17, 2019

Movies

The mortal Kombat reboot

The first MK movie was met with mixed reactions all the way back in 1995, and is regarded one of the best video game adaption which goes to show the state of video game adaption two decades later. Read More

by NAICCON on May 15, 2019

Animation

Mama K’s Super 4

Mama K’s Super 4 is created by Zambian writer Malenga Mulendema who was one of the winners in the Story Lab initiative in 2015. The series’ aesthetic is designed by Malcolm Carter Wope and according to Black Girl Nerds, “draws visual inspiration from retro-’90s R&B and hip-hop girl groups.” Read More

by NAICCON on May 8, 2019

Comic Books

African writers at Hugo awards

Nnedi Okorafor and Tomi Adeyemi have both earned 2019 nominations for the Hugo awards for their separate works. Read More

by NAICCON on Apr 8, 2019

Movies

Good day for comic book movies at the Oscars

Black Panther joined the small pack of superhero films recognized at the Oscars. Not only that, it joins an even smaller category of CBM’s to be nominated outside the technical categories and the first superhero film to be nominated in the best picture category. Big shoes indeed for such a big foot of a newer age of superhero films. Read More

by NAICCON on Feb 28, 2019