From time to time Outright Geekery brings you a slanted and biased opinion on some trivially specific topic of geekery. We call it Outright Geekery’s Top o’ the Lot.
It’s already been a banner year for comic books of every variety this year, but, as always, I like to put my focus on the new. New comics; brand spanking #1s; offer readers an opportunity to get in on the ground floor of greatness, or give them a leg up on some really vague geek trivia. I love the mystery, the novelty of something different, and the chance to share the awesomeness with folks who may have missed out. There were a lot of good, new comics that have already dropped this year, but I narrowed it down to a Lot. So, without further ado,
The mid-season hiatus is done. It felt like forever! A bunch of our old favorites are coming back really soon and new series premieres are on tap. With so many new shows coming and old shows returning it’s difficult to keep track of all the premieres, but we’ve got your back, Geeks. Here’s a rundown of the dates all your favorites are coming back, and all your soon-to-be-favorites are starting up.
We’re continuing to look forward to 2015, and this year looks to be a great one for movies. There’s a lot coming to theaters this year, including some new superhero flicks, reboots, remakes, and redux galore, and some soon-to-be fan-favorite new franchises, promising a well-rounded and fun time at the movies. Here’s the top 10 films we’re most excited to see in 2015.
For the most part, prediction articles like these have become more of a series of vague, ‘big-bullseye’ statements that can be easily supported no matter what happens, or, worse, sure things that couldn’t possibly go in any other direction, than anything coming close to a true prediction. Predictions should be risky. So, I’m going to try to stare a bit harder into my crystal ball, go way out on the limb, and get some big-time prognostication going on. And 2015 is full of so much awesome that there’s a lot of stuff to cover, and plenty of predictions to make. I’m only going to cover comic books and comic book films in this article, but I may get into other 2015 predictions later.