Something For The Weekend: Your Regular Dose Of Popular Posts

by Olly MacNamee

Your regular ten-to-takeaway from last week’s news, previews and more for your reading enjoyment.

  1. Quite the mixed bag this weekend, with news from all around the pop cultural landscape. For the world of TV, Erik Amaya reported on the cancellation of Naomi after just one season, while in more positive news, our EiC also reported on Patrick Schwarzenegger is joining the cast of The Boys spin-off series, as well as Gotham Knights getting picked up CW too.
  2. Plus, he even had time to review the latest episode of The Flash too.
  3. Sticking with TV and Frank Martin gave us his thoughts on Marvel’s use of ancient mythologies in its MCU here. He also posted one of his new, regular Creator Confessions here too.
  4. Brendan Allen posted the latest episode of Happy Hour here. Drinking and chatting with Cullen Bunn and Anton Kromoff.
  5. Of course, the announcement of Ncuti Gatwa as the new Doctor Who was always going to be big news. Read all about it here.
  6. In gaming news Sage Ashford reported on Nintendo’s Mario Strikers: Overview trailer (here) and Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest (here). He also gave us details about delays for Bethesda’s Redfall and Starfield.
  7. Rachel Bellwoar brought us the latest teaser for the next episode of well as bring us news of a new 500 piece jigsaw puzzle featuring stars of the Silver Age of cinema.
  8. The latest edition of Not Your Final Girl Podcast can be heard here. Plus, she also reviewed the blu-ray for Grand Slam (1967) here.
  9. And then there was comic book news too. Y’know, the stuff we tend to do a lot of here. Image Comics/Skybound hit the headlines with the announcement of the creative team behind Afterschool #3 here and Titan Comics are to publish an English translation of French bande dessinée, Negalyod: The God Network here.
  10. Finally, Skybound Expo announces the line-up for its upcoming online con here.

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