Marvel Comics April 2013 – Friday Trending Topics

Sadly, no gatefold covers. But at least there’s Ultron: More Age Of Ultron stuff, Thanos Uprising, Avengers go to the New Universe, so many comics getting a “Too Many Armors” variant covers, and a rather wonderful Cable And X-Force cover that’s just… weird. Here are the comics Marvel will be selling you come April 2013.

Most-Read Comic Stories Today – Marvel April 2013

Marvel Solicitations For April 2013 – Everything’s Coming Up Ultron And Iron Man

More Age Of Ultron stuff, Thanos Uprising, Avengers go to the New Universe, so many comics getting a “Too Many Armors” variant covers, and a rather wonderful Cable And X-Force cover that’s just… weird. Here are the comics Marvel will be selling you come April.

Chaos And Order At DC Comics

So, you know. DC Comics and stuff. Here’s what I’ve been hearing.

Marvel Cancels Age Of Apocalypse And X-Treme X-Men In April 

Two multidimensional comics are meeting their end in April, as part of the X-Termination crossover, David Lapham and Roberto De La Torre’s Age Of Apocalypse with issue 14 and Greg Pak and Andre Aeujo’s X-Treme X-Men with issue 13.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today – Incredibles

Brad Bird Shares An Unused Painted Poster For The Incredibles

Apropos of nothing, Brad Bird has tweeted out this poster for The Incredibles. it was painted by Robert McGinnis, a veteran of many James Bond posters, the white-with-red-box Barbarella one sheet and many of the Hard Case Crime paperbacks.

Weinsteins Order That Django Unchained Toys Are Pulled From Shelves, Prices Skyrocket Stupidly 

As a child, I often saw World War II military and politcal characters in toy form. I don’t remember there being a Hitler, but there were certainly lots of German soldiers, as well as the Americans and the Brits – and presumably those from other Nations too, if I only knew at the time how to recognise them.

Guardians Of The Galaxy Video “Audition” For Gamora – James Gunn’s Girlfriend GIves It A Go 

Melissa Stetten is a model, a columnist for Vice, a Mega Millions non-winner and – if this audition tape sees her through – the star of Guardians of the Galaxy, the Marvel movie being directed by her boyfriend, James Gunn.

Most-Discussed In The Forum Today – DC Comics

Chaos And Order At DC Comics

So, you know. DC Comics and stuff. Here’s what I’ve been hearing.

Marvel Brings Back The Gold Foil Cover For Age Of Ultron #1

The gold foil cover. Used to be a familiar sight on the stand in the days of the speculator boom. And now, as we’ve welcomed the return of the die cut cover and the gatefold cover, here comes the gold foil cover.

Marvel Cancels Age Of Apocalypse And X-Treme X-Men In April

Two multidimensional comics are meeting their end in April, as part of the X-Termination crossover, David Lapham and Roberto De La Torre’s Age Of Apocalypse with issue 14 and Greg Pak and Andre Aeujo’s X-Treme X-Men with issue 13.

 

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