The Journey to Zack Snyder’s Justice League

On May 20th, 2020, Zack Snyder announced that the Snyder Cut will be coming to HBO MAX in 2021. Zack Snyder’s Justice League will come to fruition but the journey to it is a story in itself. The Farooqi Brothers and ComicBook Debate present The Journey to Zack Snyder’s JUSTICE LEAGUE. A 2 Hour documentary-style…

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Melisandre of Asshai: Subverting The Witch Trope in Game of Thrones

Morally ambiguous and often presented as alluring and dangerous creatures, witches are important characters in horror and fantasy literature and cinema. The traits and characteristics typically associated with witches and their role in storytelling are inherited from the late Middles Ages and the Early Modern period ‒ dreadful times of political unrest and heightened religious…

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Zack Snyder’s Justice League Will Debut on HBO MAX

After almost three years of fan anticipation, events, and teases, it is official; Zack Snyder’s Justice League will see the light of day on HBO Max in 2020. “I want to thank HBO Max and Warner Brothers for this brave gesture of supporting artists and allowing their true visions to be realized. Also a special…

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Ice Cream Man: A Temptation For All Your Sins

Written By: W. Maxwell Prince Art By: Martin Morazoo Colorist: Chris O’Halloran If you’re looking for a new comic series to throw yourself into, boy do I have a series for you. Throughout the uncertain times of the world, I’ve been seeking new books and new comics that I can lose myself into.   The Ice Cream Man…

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Superman Smashes The Klan – A Conversation with Author Gene Luen Yang

Joining The Farooqi Brothers Podcast on ComicBook Debate is Author Gene Luen Yang. Yang wrote Superman Smashes The Klan for DC Comics and joins us to talk about the story.  We talk with Gene about the book, how his career has evolved, and what the character of Superman stands for. We also Yang’s thoughts on his…

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Is Henry Cavill’s Return As Superman Still Possible?

ComicBook Debate Discusses Heroic Hollywood’s report that Henry Cavill is still in play to return as Superman. Does THIS Mean Henry Cavill Is Back As Superman? They also report that development on the Supergirl movie has been halted as the studio shifts priority to Superman. We discuss all the rumors here.

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The Clone Wars is The Best Star Wars We’ve Had in Years

The Farooqi Brothers discuss the Seige of Mandalore Arc of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. We talk about the final scene, how the series matches up with Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith. Is this the best Star Wars content we’ve had in years? Let us know in the YouTube comments to join the debate.

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The Need For Proper Muslim Representation in Hollywood – A Discussion with Saad Tasleem

Joining the podcast today is Saad Tasleem, an Islamic Scholar, educator, and public speaker. Tasleem works with the Western Muslim youth on balancing faith and culture. The portrayal of Muslims on screen in Hollywood has been less-than-stellar. Muslims are commonly portrayed as the villains of the story, often relegated to being terrorists. Today in 2020,…

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The Last Dance – Review

Michael Jordan’s story comes back to life like never before in a magnificent documentary detailing the trails, tribulations, and drama that fueled the Chicago Bulls to their sixth championship Michael Jordan is in a pantheon of greatness in the world of sports. Whether you never watched one game of basketball in your life, or have…

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How One Fandom Battles Against Suicide

If you have ever been a member of a fandom, you know how it feels to be a part of something. There’s a fan group for almost everything imaginable, but there are few that make a statement as large of as the Snyder Cut Movement. Today is Semicolon Day, a day to raise awareness for…

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Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy Are a Force to be Reckoned in ‘Harley Quinn’ Series

If you haven’t checked out DC Universe’s adult animated Harley Quinn series, you’re definitely missing out. With season one finished and season two now upon us, the new series has proven itself to be another hit for the streaming service, with mainly positive reviews from critics and viewers alike.  With the basis of season one…

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Superman: The Ultimate Immigrant – Why Batman v Superman Remains Relevant 4 Years Later

For the four year anniversary of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, The Ultimate Immigrant Story: Zack Snyder’s Superman has been reimagined as a Video Essay. Spoken by original writer & Editor-in-Chief, Sheraz Farooqi, the essay speaks on how Zack Snyder’s Superman is the most socially relevant version of the character yet.

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Social Gaming: Playing for Your Health

COVID-19 is here. All across the country “shelter in place” orders have rolled out and “social distancing” guidelines are becoming more and more strict. Some places have locked down their streets entirely, hoping to curb the spread of the coronavirus even if it means restricting their populations to a temporary lifestyle that exists entirely in…

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DCeased: Unkillables #2- The Return of Wonder Woman

Written By: Tom Taylor Illustrated By: Karl Mostert, Trevor Scott (Warning: Major Spoilers for DCeased: Unkillables #2) With only one more issue left of this mini-series, Taylor gets the ball moving in this issue. And, as always Tom Taylor is not afraid to kill not just one, but a few characters in one issue. Taylor…

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