Do the brand new Flashpoint administrators level in direction of DC wanting its movies to have extra comedic components like Justice League, and can pleasant neighborhood Spider-Man Tom Holland be making an surprising look in Sony’s Venom film? We untangled the online of superhero film stories on at this time’s Nerdist News Talks Back, together with a giant online game round-up.
Jessica Chobot was joined at this time by producer Jason Nguyen, Nerdist News author Joey Clift, and Nerdist editor Kyle Anderson, and so they started with stories Tom Holland was noticed on the Sony (a.okay.a. not Marvel) set of Venom. Does this imply what we expect it means? Will the “Sony-verse” change into an extended part of the MCU? Or is that this merely some intelligent misdirection? And can we even wish to see each characters in a film collectively, or did Spider-Man three wreck that endlessly?
Talking of Peter Parker, DC’s Flashpoint (lastly) has its directors, with the duo of John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, who wrote Spider-Man: Homecoming and directed the Trip remake, taking on. Does their comedic background level in direction of the DCEU persevering with in a extra lighthearted route? Is that this the best pair to steer the movie, or would we’ve most well-liked the workforce of Chris Miller and Phil Lord? Would Ben Affleck, who reportedly turned down the possibility to direct the movie, have been a good higher choice? Wouldn’t it have allowed him to direct his personal departure from Batman? And does this show how determined DC is to maintain him within the fold?
Lastly they wrapped issues up with a giant online game round-up, together with whether or not it’s too late for Microsoft to develop a brand new sport for the Fable franchise, if Fox’s new Alien shooter is the best route for that property or if they need to do one thing completely different, and what Nintendo’s large interactive Switch announcement is likely to be.
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