Most-Read Comic Stories Week Of March 24-30
No More Calling Them Mutants – Uncanny Avengers #5
The X-Men comics have often used allegory to address such prejudice, with “mutie” being the original epithet, with Kitty Pryde once comparing it on panel to the N-word, recently succeeded by “genefreak”. But “mutant” has generally remained descriptive in the comics. Uncanny Avengers #5 seeks to change that…
So you crashed and burned trying to download 700 free Marvel comics the other week. Well, Bleeding Cool has painstakingly looked through ComiXology’s listings of free comics, removed all the previews for paid comics that we can find, leaving us with 525 free comics. From Doctor Who to Superman, to 30 Days Of Night to Amazing Spider-Man, and complete runs so far of Box 13, Hawken Genesis, Cyberforce and Valentine.
Okay, I don’t mean DC are putting out a million omnibuses. But there are quite a lot of trade paperbacks and hardcovers coming up. Including One Million Omnibus, which ends up having a ridiculous looking collection of issues. Lots of zeroes…
The Angela news had hit, and people were talking about the possible return of Marvelman/Miracleman with Neil Gaiman and Buckingham at Marvel. So our Little Bleeder asked him.
Most importantly, is Robin really, REALLY dead?
Most-Read TV/Film Stories Week Of March 24-30
As we warned you a little while back, the event will be locked and only those who purchased a copy of An Unexpected Journey will have a code to get in. I did, and so I do, and I’ll do my best to pass on anything I learn – and tell you what the footage reveals.
There’s an odd twist to this story that niggles me and makes me doubt that everything is quite lined up straight, but if you’re not scared of the spoiler and want to read on, I’d love to hear how credible you find it all.
There’s a bright, hard look to some of the colours in The Wolverine, as befits a film punched through with the neon lights of Japan. Then, at other times, things are very dark, and the shadows eat up the image.
We have known for a while that General Zod will be Superman’s biggest foe in Zack Snyder‘s upcoming Man Of Steel. Fans seemed to be quite pleased that the origin story wasn’t going to be retreading the well trodden roads of Lex Luthor.*