Author Archive for Eriq Martin

This Is What the Suicide Squad Might Look Like

Last week the leads for the Suicide Squad movie were announced. Some have questioned the choices and others believe them to be perfect. Whether you like the cast or not, there is one question that is on everyone's mind: what will they look like in costume/makeup?

To get that question answered we asked the IGN community to send us their best photoshops of each actor in their respective roles.

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Photoshop Challenge: The Suicide Squad Cast

A couple days ago the cast of Suicide Squad was revealed. Now that we know the cast, we all can't wait to see what they'll look like in costume. This is where you guys come in.

Below we've provided photos of each actor followed by the character they’ll be playing in Suicide Squad. We challenge you to photoshop a picture of the actor to their character!

You can always find a new picture if you don't like the ones we provided. Try to keep your images within 500x500.

As soon as you finish be sure to share it in the comments below or tweet at @IGN using hashtag #IGNChallenge. Good luck!

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Suicide Squad Casting: What Are Your Thoughts?

We just learned the cast of the Warner Bros' adaptation of The Suicide Squad and who will be portraying them.

While there have been some castings rumors, this is the first time Warner Bros. and DC have confirmed anything related to that. We asked the IGN community what they thought about these casting choices.

  • Jared Leto as The Joker
  • Will Smith as Deadshot
  • Tom Hardy as Rick Flag
  • Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn
  • Jai Courtney as Boomerang
  • Cara Delevingne as Enchantress
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Who Should Play Carol Danvers in Captain Marvel?

A few days ago Marvel revealed info on nine upcoming films for Phase 3 of its cinematic universe schedule. Included in the wave of news was the announcement of a Captain Marvel film, and it's notable because the film will star a female lead.

We picked 16 strong actresses we felt could capture the power of Captain Marvel and asked the IGN community to pick who would fit the character best.


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These Statues From NYCC Are Ridiculously Awesome

There are tons of things to see and do at New York Comic-Con. It's impossible to turn a corner and not see something cool.

One of the hardest things to miss are all of the statues and toys that fill the show floor. We wanted to take every single one of these back home (we almost did). Here are some of the coolest statues we saw at New York Comic-Con this year.

Which one was your favorite? Did you squeal when you saw that Apocalypse statue? Let us know in the comments below!

Eriq Martin is IGN's Community Manager. It's really hard for him not to blow his entire check on these statues. Talk to him on Twitter (@ereeeek).

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Join Our Q&A with Robert Venditti Now!

Our Facebook Q&A with Robert Venditti is all setup! Go here and start asking questions about your favorite comics including X-O Manowar, The Flash, Green Lantern, The Surrogates and more!

X-O Manowar, The Flash, Green Lantern, and The Surrogates are only a few comics Robert Venditti has written. We are lucky enough to have Robert participate in a Q&A session for IGN users.


Tomorrow we are hosting a live Q&A with Robert Venditti on IGN's Facebook account at 11am PT/2 pm ET.

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Take Our DC Comics Quiz!

DC Comics has a lot of history behind it. With over 500 heroes and villains to its name, DC has created a universe that is full of surprise.

It was recently revealed that The Rock will portray Black Adam in a Shazam film. To see if people know their comic book and comic book related DC universes, we decided to put together a little quiz.

What was your score? Do you know everything there is to know about DC Comics? Let us know in the comments below!

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Which X-Men Character Should Have Their Own Movie?

There are a lot of X-Men to love in Marvel's comic universe. With movies like X-Men Origins: Wolverine and The Wolverine already in the books and X-Men: Days of Future past virtually rebooting the franchise, we wondered which other characters deserve their own film.

IGN Twitter User: @Steviedoc1 - Gambit without doubt he's properly underrated but his skills is unrivaled.


IGN Twitter User: @BenjiFaith - Gambit simply cause he was my fav as a kid hahaha.

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What’s Your Most Desired Superpower?

We recently counted down the top 100 superpowers of all-time. With our list complete, we wanted to know what your most desired superpower is.

We went to Twitter to ask IGN readers, and we got a great mix of powers. Some aren't even practical but still sound awesome.

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Do You Think Gal Gadot Will Play a Good Wonder Woman?

Yesterday it was revealed that Gal Gadot, actress in Fast and Furious 6, will play Wonder Woman in Batman vs. Superman. Naturally, the internet blew up with various responses. While most were willing to be optimistic, some worried that she may not be Amazonian enough to pull off Wonder Woman.

We asked the IGN community on Twitter their thoughts and they responded in full force:

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