Nikolai Fomich

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Nikolai Fomich is a Philadelphia-based writer and teacher. He loves comics, literature, and film, and takes moderate pleasure in describing himself in the third-person.

Progressive Creators and the Political Superhero

Among the many refrains found in the comment sections of articles and message boards across online comicdom, perhaps none is so popular as “keep...

Tom Peyer Talks Captain Kid And Adult Wish Fulfillment

Comics aren't for kids any more - or so the cliché goes. But in an industry where Bone and Princeless are anomalies, and Armageddon occurs every Wednesday in the...

Remembering Darwyn Cooke – Industry Pros Pay Tribute To A Legend

Darwyn Cooke was a cartoonist of extraordinary integrity. His commitment to producing the absolute best stories he could tell, his honesty in expressing the...

Early ‘Batman V Superman’ Reaction Positive, Claims Film Darker Than ‘Man of Steel’

According to Batman-On-Film founder and editor-in-chief Jett Ramey, early reactions from those who have seen Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice have been universally positive. Though he...

‘Wrath of Khan’ Director Nicholas Meyer Joins New ‘Star Trek’ Show

Nicholas Meyer, responsible for writing and directing two of the most successful Star Trek films (The Wrath of Khan and The Undiscovered Country), as well as co-writing the screenplay...

Will ‘Young Justice’ Return?

A series of tweets from Young Justice's co-creators Greg Weisman and Brandon Vietti has given a legion of fans hope for the show's return. The wildly popular series,...

Man Charged In $10,000 ‘Magic: The Gathering’ Theft

Police in Alberta, Canada, have arrested Michael Thomas Coates, a man charged with stealing a collection of Magic: The Gathering cards with an estimated value...

DCEU Rumor Roundup: Aquaman, Green Lantern, Teen Titans, Birds of Prey

A number of rumors have hit the web this week regarding the future of DC's Extended Universe. These rumors come mostly courtesy of JoBlo, a well-connected...

‘Batman V Superman’ Sneak Peak To Air With Monday’s Gotham

According to a new promo for Gotham, fans anticipating DC's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice will get a chance to whet their appetites this Monday, when an exclusive...

Peter Jackson On Hobbit Trilogy: ‘I Was Making It Up As I Went Along’

In an incredibly candid behind-the-scenes DVD featurette from the extended edition of The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies, Peter Jackson admitted to "winging it"...

Run DMC’s Darryl McDaniels To Write A Marvel Comic

Darryl "DMC" Matthews McDaniels, one of the founding members of the legendary hip-hop group Run DMC, will make his Marvel writing debut this February,...

Frank Miller To Write A Fourth Dark Knight Installment

In an interview with Newsarama, Frank Miller revealed that he will return to the 'Dark Knight' series after Dark Knight III: The Master Race is...