THEN And NOW - Thunderbolts And Nova Ch-Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes (UPDATE)

tbTHEN

I do want to stress that the books are firmly in the hands of one writer, whose long-term vision for the title — and whose involvement in the art assignments — anchors the series. We’re not playing musical chairs. We have faith in our writers.

[Writer] Daniel [Way] is building some fascinating subplots, and the budding romance — if that’s the right word — between the Punisher and Elektra is just one aspect of that.

-Axel Alonso

CBR –  11/1/2013

NOW

When that arc comes to a close with July’s issue #11, Charles Soule (“27,” “Swamp Thing”) will take over the book’s writing duties for two issues designed to spotlight the team’s members. We spoke with Way, Soule, and “Thunderbolts” editor Jordan D. White about their plans for the series.

Daniel Way: Issue #11 will be — for the foreseeable future, at least — my final issue of the series. As often happens in this business, another project that I’d been shepherding along for several years finally lined up and, knowing that a second opportunity may never come along, I made the tough decision to step away from “Thunderbolts” in order to pursue it. It wasn’t easy, but it had to be done.

CBR – 29/3/13

Marvel Comics teenage hero Nova has already rocketed from one end of the galaxy to the other in his brief time in the Marvel U, but starting with July’s “Nova” #6 he’ll be heading into a new world: a brand new creative team.

As part of their most recent “Next Big Thing” call, the publisher revealed that Zeb Wells and Paco Medina will be taking over the book from its second arc on, taking over for the departing Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness. Both writers and Editor Steve Wacker joined the press to discuss the move.

CBR – 27/3/13

UPDATE: One Little Bleeder writes from a show last month;

This “new assignment” for Daniel Way must be very new as just 4 weeks ago Cullen Bunn and Daniel Way were discussing very heavily the use of Venom and how he and symbiote interact and how that might play in upcoming Thunderbolts issues.  The main talk centered around Venom’s recent arc and issues with Hellstorm and how his trip to hell back during Rick Remender’s arc influenced the power the alien has and what abilities it can manifest.

585bf01322ad21293e36d090fd7b6585_400x400

Francis Manapul Walks Off Detective Comics For Something New

JamesDarcy

James D'Arcy And Enver Gjokaj Sign For Agent Carter Season 2

No Twix Ads In Today's DC Comics - But A Couple Of Alternatives To Kick Things Off

Fallout 4 Fan Creates Functioning Pip-Boy

TV_Super

TV Guide's Four Comic-Con Special Covers

Mondo Loves San Diego Comic Con - Turtles, Ant-Man, Hellboy And Superman

black ops

PlayStation Open Up About How They Acquired Call Of Duty DLC Priority

The Thing Has No Pants In Latest Fantastic Four TV Spot

The 28 Skottie Young Marvel Pins Of San Diego Comic Con

metroid_prime_federation_force_petition

Nintendo Boss Says He Can't 'Sugar Coat' Negative E3 Reaction