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Hyper Heroes is dedicated to superheroes in cinema, TV, comics and video games. Join Adam Hlavac, Hector Navarro, and Agustin Rios as they bring their comic book expertise and unique industry perspective to the making of your favorite superhero properties.

Hyper Heroes is dedicated to superheroes in cinema, TV, comics and video games. Join Adam Hlavac, Hector Navarro, and Agustin Rios as they bring their comic book expertise and unique industry perspective to the making of your favorite superhero properties.
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Hyper Heroes is dedicated to superheroes in cinema, TV, comics and video games. Join Adam Hlavac, Hector Navarro, and Agustin Rios as they bring their comic book expertise and unique industry perspective to the making of your favorite superhero properties.








#72: Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker Revealed!

The first look at Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker was finally revealed at Star Wars Celebration Chicago. Director J.J. Abrams, alongside producer Kathleen Kennedy and stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Kelly Marie Tran, Anthony Daniels, Joonas Suotamo, Noamie Acker, and Billy Dee Williams took to the stage to reveal the first images and teaser trailer from the film. Additionally, Walt Disney released its launch date and pricing for the brand new Disney+ streaming...


#71: Avengers: Endgame Posters Tease Mirror Dimension?

Angelina Jolie is in talks to join Marvel Studios' The Eternals film, likely playing Sersi, daughter of Helios and Perse. Sersi is the only fifth level adept, the highest possible, among the Eternals in the discipline of matter rearrangement. New posters for Avengers: Endgame confirm the death of Princess Shuri and (possibly) tease the Mirror Dimension, a parallel dimension. In Doctor Strange, it allows the user to practice their magical abilities and fight their enemies without the public's...


#70: 100,000 Subscribers on YouTube (WHAT?!)

We Did It! We hit 100,000 subscribers. Thank you so much for being a part of this little adventure, and for supporting all of our creative endeavors. There's plenty more Hyper Heroes on the way, including the tentatively titled, Road to Avengers: Endgame. We can't wait to bring you so much more awesome content. Thank you so much for listening. As always, please leave your comments on everything we covered. We love reading your input and opinions. Remember to be respectful to each other, and...


#69: James Gunn is Back for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

James Gunn is officially back to write and direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3! He'll also complete his writing and directing duties for #SuicideSquad. Meanwhile, The Flash actor, Ezra Miller, is taking up writing duties on his script, alongside comic book writer Grant Morrison.... OK. Leave your comments below about all of the topics we discuss on this week's Hyper Heroes Follow Hyper Heroes Adam Hlavac: http://linktr.ee/adamhlavac Hector Navarro: http://twitter.com/hectorisfunny Agustin...


#68: James Gunn Assembles The Suicide Squad

On this week's episode, James Gunn has begun assembling the new roster of Task Force X members that will comprise The Suicide Squad. Idris Elba is in talks to replace Will Smith as Floyd Lawton AKA Deadshot, while Dave Bautista may be joining the cast as Peacemaker, alongside new Squad members Polka-Dot Man, King Shark, and Ratcatcher. Margot Robbie is expected to return as Harley Quinn. Stephen Amell announced that the CW series, Arrow, will conclude after a 10-episode eighth season. The...


#67: Black Panther and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Win Big at the Oscars

Black Panther and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse score big at the 91st Academy Awards. The former took home three Oscars for Best Costume Design (Ruth Carter), Best Production Design (Hannah Beachler) and Best Original Score (Ludwig Goransson), while the latter took the win for Best Animated Film (Lord & Miller, Peter Ramsey, et al). Will Smith is reportedly not returning for James Gunn's The Suicide Squad, Kevin Feige addresses the continuity of the Marvel-Disney+ original series, the...


#66: The Punisher and Jessica Jones Canceled by Netflix

The Punisher and Jessica Jones are officially canceled, Netflix announced. The Marvel-Netflix era will conclude with season 3 of Jessica Jones. Kevin Feige addressed the use of James Gunn's script for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and Black Widow not being rated R. And, Captain Marvel draws some backlash from internet trolls. We need to stop feeding them.


#65: Star Wars Episode IX Wraps Production

J.J. Abrams and John Boyega announce the end of principal photography on Star Wars: Episode IX, the last chapter of the new trilogy, with a heartfelt message and photo. Ben Affleck confirms his Batman exit and retires his cape and cowl, while Star Trek is getting a new animated series on Nickelodeon.


#64: Aquaman Spin-off The Trench in Development

WB is developing a spin-off film based on The Trench from Aquaman. James Wan will produce the modestly budgeted DC horror film. A new spot debuted for Avengers: Endgame during the Big Game, giving us new looks at Captain America, Black Widow, Tony Stark, Nebula, Rocket Raccoon, and Thor, along with a new promotional photo teasing Professor Hulk. Once the storyline for Endgame wraps up, is their potential for expanded Marvel stories on platforms like Disney+ that could take place at various...


#63: The Batman Coming in 2021, Ben Affleck Exits Role

The Batman is officially on the way and will land on June 25, 2021. Ben Affleck has exited the role in favor of a new, younger actor to play Bruce Wayne and his alter-ego. Director Matt Reeves says the film will be a noir-inspired detective story with Batman facing off against several members of his rogues gallery. Who could take over the role? Names like Armie Hammer and Jon Hamm have been thrown out — even Nick Jonas! James Gunn is also in negotiations to direct The Suicide Squad, which...


#62: Superheroes Score Big at the 2019 Oscars

The superhero genre invaded this year's Oscars when it when it was announced that several films, including Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War, Incredibles 2, and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse were nominated for several awards. Are we finally shifting towards a Hollywood that will accept superhero movies?


#61: Was 2018 the Best Year for Superhero Movies?

We're back! It's our first episode of 2019 and we're recapping one of the most epic years of superhero cinema. We're covering everything from Black Panther to DC's Aquaman.


#60: Aquaman Sequel News, Plastic Man and Shang-Chi Solo Films

On the verge of its release, the faith of Aquaman may lead to a sequel sooner than expected. Will the film deliver? Also, DC's Plastic Man and Marvel's Shang-Chi could be heading to the big-screen soon.


#59: Daredevil Canceled! Is the Netflix-Marvel Era Over?

The era of Netflix-Marvel original series may be coming to an end as the studios pull the plug on Luke Cage, Iron Fist, and now, Daredevil. Are The Punisher and Jessica Jones next?


#58: Remembering Stan Lee (1922 - 2018)

We pay tribute to Stan Lee, who gave life to some of the greatest comic books characters in history and changed Marvel Comics forever.


#57: DisneyPlus Announces New Star Wars and Marvel Digital Series

The newly announced DisneyPlus will be the home of Disney's digital streaming and will include new digital series from Star Wars, centered around Diego Luna's Cassian Andor, and Marvel's Loki starring Tom Hiddleston.


#56: Ewan McGregor is Black Mask in 'Birds of Prey' | feat. Ashley V. Robinson

'Jupiter Jet' co-creator Ashely V. Robinson joins the table to discuss Ewan McGregor's casting in DC's 'Birds of Prey', playing Black Mask. Also, The Winter Soldier and The Falcon are getting a team-up series and new scenes being filmed for the new PG-13 cut of 'Once Upon a Deadpool 2'.


#55: 'Wonder Woman 1984' shifts to 2020

'Wonder Woman 1984' shifts its release date to summer 2020, 'Luke Cage' suffers the same fate as 'Iron Fist' and John Wesley Shipp returns as The Flash in the upcoming CW 'Elseworlds' crossover.


#54: James Gunn to Write 'Suicide Squad 2'

James Gunn is joining the DC universe and will tackle writing duties on 'Suicide Squad 2'. Meanwhile, Ryan Coogler is officially confirmed to return for 'Black Panther 2' and Marvel's 'Iron Fist' gets the boot by Netflix.


#53: X-Men - Dark Phoenix First Trailer | feat. Sam Bashor

Is this the end of an X-Men era? From Only Stupid Answers, Sam Bashor, joins us to discuss.