Fast Pulses: Bryan Talbot’s Luther Arkwright returning in 2022 & Star Wars Hotel News

Check out the latest round up of genre news stories for Friday 23 August.

Bryan Talbot Working on New Luther Arkwright Story

Much loved British Comics artist and Writer Bryan Talbot have announced that he is working on a new Luther Arkwright story, which he plans to release at some point in 2022. For those not familiar with the character. Luther Arkwright is from a post-apocalyptic universe and has the rare talent of being able to move between parallels purely by force of will. He is often helped by Rose Wylde, a telepath whose many incarnations across the parallels are able to communicate with one another. You can learn more about the new book here at downthetubes.

Legends of Tomorrow Losing Two Regular Cast Members

Fans of ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ will be saddened by the news that Brandon Routh and Courtney Ford will be leaving the series at some point during the new season. Routh, who will be reprising the role of Superman for the Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover, has been a series regular as The Atom since season one. Courtney Ford only joined the series as a regular last season after having played the recurring role of Nora Darhk the year prior. You can read more details on this story at TV Line.


The D3 Expo Launches Star Wars Hotel That Lets Guest Live in A Starcruiser

The D3 Expo played host to the exclusive launch of a brand new hotel in Walt Disney World. The Hotel is modeled on The Halcyon, which is a Rebel Starcruiser. Failing any Imperial entanglements. Guest will be able to have a pleasant stay on board this spacecraft. You can read a more detailed report about this here at CBR. 


Sony & Marvel Fail to Agree on a Future for Spider-Man In The MCU

Fans were disappointed to hear the news earlier in the week. That Marvel and Sony had failed to negotiate an extension to their deal to allow for more Spider-man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This has spawned a negative fan reaction and has spurred Avengers star Jeremy Renner into asking Sony to give Spider-man back to Marvel. You can read more here at CBR.


Popular Video Game series Metro 2033 to get Movie Adaptation

The video game Metro 2033, which is based on the novels by Dmitry Glukhovsky is getting the movie treatment. According to a report at Hollywood Reporter. The movie adaptation will be produced by Gazprom Media. You can read more here. 

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