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Spoon! The Tick is coming back in new comic series

With Amazon preparing to launch a new series based on The Tick, New England Comics is prepping a brand-new comic series based on the fan-favorite superhero.

Amazon reveals the premiere date for The Tick in new teaser video

Fear not, fair citizens! Amazon Prime has released a teaser video revealing the premiere date for Ben Edlund’s reboot of The Tick.

The Tick reboot picked up for full season on Amazon Prime
Sep 27, 2016

The Big Blue Bug of Justice is officially back in action.

The Tick is big, blue and bulletproof in first footage from Amazon's new series
Aug 19, 2016

After more than a decade on the shelf, Amazon is bringing the big, blue bug of justice back to the small screen. Now we finally have out first look at The Tick in action. 

Arthur meets The Tick, and Jackie Earl Haley is the big bad in new pics from Amazon series
Aug 2, 2016

We’re still waiting to see a trailer from Amazon’s rebooted take on The Tick, but in the meantime, the studio has finally released some fresh pics from the pilot. Want to see?

Ben Edlund on his plan for the new Tick series, how it differs from Fox's 2001 effort
Jul 27, 2016

From the animated series to comic books, The Tick has proven to have some legit staying power over the decades. Now he’s finally coming back to live action. But how will it differ from Fox’s short-lived (but beloved) attempt in 2001?

Ben Edlund explains how The Tick reboot is basically a zany spin on the MCU
Mar 29, 2016

For a live-action series that lasted just nine episodes, the legacy of The Tick has managed to endure for decades (of course, the comics and animated series helped). So how do they plan to bring that concept back to life with a new Amazon pilot?

Here's who'll replace Patrick Warburton as The Tick in Amazon's new pilot
Mar 23, 2016

One of the greatest things about the oh-so short-lived Fox adaptation of The Tick was Patrick Warburton’s iconic turn in the title role. So, as Amazon prepares to bring the series out of retirement, here’s who they’ve tapped to put on the big blue feelers.

Spoon! Amazon picks up pilot for new, live action The Tick series
Mar 11, 2016

Amazon has ordered a pilot for a new live-action reboot of The Tick! It’s a good day to be a geek.

Next wave of Free Comic Book Day 2015 line-up revealed: Avengers, TMNT + The Tick
Dec 18, 2014

We’ve already heard the Gold Sponsor books that’ll be out for Free Comic Book Day 2015, and now the rest of the lineup has been revealed. 

Amazon trying to bring The Tick back to life with Patrick Warburton
Sep 2, 2014

It’s been more than a decade since the Tick kept the mean streets clean of ridiculous supervillains, but it sounds like the bumbling hero might finally get a second lease on life.

11 one-season sci-fi TV wonders you can watch right now on Netflix
Mar 26, 2014

While we wait to see if freshmen series like Almost Human survive for a second year, we thought it’d be a good time to take a look back at some of our favorite one-season sci-fi wonders.

13 fantastic Jewish characters who'll be celebrating Hanukkah
Dec 16, 2012

Since tonight marks the beginning of the Festival of Lights, we thought we'd run down a roster of noteworthy pop culture characters who'll be lighting a menorah—including a master of magnetism, a mistress of magic and Jews in Space!