Movies: Don't expect a shared DC movieverse anytime soon. Green Lantern and the upcoming Dark Knight Rises and Superman films are going to be crossover-free according to producer Charles Roven. [Shocktilyoudrop]

Gaming: Mattel has inked a deal with THQ, meaning neglected characters like He-Man could be headed for consoles before too long. Does Barbie really need more games, though? [Kotaku]



Copyright: The public domain would be a very difference place if 1978 copyright legislation hadn't given intellectual properties extended lifespans. Folks might be reading Fredric Wertham's Seduction of the Innocent on their iPad for free, for example. [Boing Boing]

Art: If Ben Grimm kicks the bucket in Marvel's upcoming Fantastic 3 shakeup, at least he'll have a place with Thing 1 and Thing 2. [Laughing Squid]


Gaming: YouTube user Hogehoge335 becomes Ultraman by the power of Kinect. [Joystiq]

Plush: DeviantART user Smapte's Firefly amigurumi are a cuddly reminder of FOX's greatest failure as a network. [Great White Snark]

Models: One Piece's famed ship, the Going Merry may be history, but this miniature model ship depicting the Straw Hat Pirate's first ship sails into stores soon. [BigBadToystore]


Gaming: Mega Man never has any time to relax. Not even on the commode. [Kotaku]

Art: Batman is standing tall as origami by Brian Chan. [Neatorama]