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Marjorie Liu To Write A Number Of Titles From Image Comics

Image Expo already announced that Marjorie Liu would be attending January’s Image Expo event. Paranormal romance novelist, Liu has worked almost exclusively in comics for Marvel, with small dalliances for Red Sonja at Dynamite and for Jim Henson’s Storyteller at Archaia. But now she seems set …

Twenty-Three Thoughts About Twenty-Three Comics – It Came, Astonishing X-Men, Black Manta, The Riddler, Mongul, Mister Freeze, The Walking Dead, Adventure Time: Candy Capers, Court Of Owls, Solomon Grundy, Avengers, Fantastic Four, Harley Quinn, Avengers Arena, Kick Ass 3, Trigon, Sidekick, Killer Frost, Prophet, Manhattan Projects, Indestructible Hulk, Hit List And Robocop

Another look through a bunch of this week’s comics! The Carry On team debut in It Came, as official British Army soldiers to provide some much needed sexism and incompetence as a counter to… the existing sexism and incompetence of …

Create Your Own X-Wedding With George Perez, Ming Doyle, Tim Seeley, Nick Bradshaw, Danica Brine, Paul Ryan, Bill Wilingham and Jack Purcell

Joe Gualtieri writes; Dave Costello has been my best friend for more than half my life. We met in high school bonded quickly over a love of comics. Since then it hasn’t mattered if we were in the same state …

Sorry Folks, Astonishing X-Men Is Cancelled In October… But Astonishing Captain America Is Back, Renamed

We ran rumours of this the other week. But sadly it’s true, Astonishng X-Men, the comic that gave us Joss Whedon and John Cassaday on X-Men and later the marriage of Northstar and Kyle that hit the headlines internationally, is …

Orbiting Around Fast And Furious – The Comic Adaptation That Isn’t

Chris Thompson writes; Welcome to Episode 112 of The Orbiting Pod! This week, we get Kot off guard by Suicide Squad #20, put the needle on the record with 12 Reasons to Die #1, keep it cool with Astonishing X-Men …

Cammy’s Covers – Astonishing X-Men To Avengers Arena

Cameron Hatheway writes; Astonishing X-Men #62 by Phil Noto You’re as cold as ice, willing to sacrifice your…looks? With all these younger versions of themselves bouncing around, it was only a matter of time before we started getting covers like …

Astonishing X-Men To X-Club For 99 Cents From ComiXology Tomorrow

Coming down the pipe… If you are enjoying Si Spurrier’s run on X-Men Legacy, then his five issue miniseries X-Club will be 99 cents an issue tomorrow on ComiXology. Along with the post-Joss Whedon Astonishing X-Men #25 to #51, better …

Fourteen Thoughts About Fourteen Comics – Wolverine & The X-Men, Axe Cop, X-Treme X-Men, Astonishing X-Men, Prophet, The Manhattan Projects, Eternity, Justice League Dark, Crossed, Comedian, Debris, X-Treme X-Men, Avengers, And Hit-Girl

  In Wolverine & X-Men, the artwork seems slightly off in places, Whilce Portacio anatomy put through a smoother filter, which doesn’t quite work – except for one aspect. In that it emphasises Colossus’ nature as a power mad nut …

The All Women Superhero Marvel Team From Marjorie Liu That Never Was

Louis Falcetti reporting from Bleeding Cool, lets us know that Astonishing X-Men writer Marjorie Liu pitched an all female superhero team starring X-23, The Black Widow, Elektra and Mystique. Mike Perkins was on board to draw it, it would have …

Collectors Cornered #28 – Marvel X-Men Wedding Celebration And Gay Marriage

Collectors Cornered is a weekly video column, filmed inside Collectors Corner in Baltimore. Join us every week as we discuss comic book news from a different point of view and get instant feedback from real customers on New Comics Day, …

Thursday Runaround – Life In Hell Freezes Over

HellWatch: Matt Groening brings Life In Hell, the strip that inspired The Simpsons to an end after thirty years. The last “Life in Hell,” Groening’s 1,669th strip, was released on Friday, June 15. For the next four weeks, editors will …

Want To Get Married? Gay Or Straight, Head To Earthworld Comics In Albany Today…

Wedding fever is clearly in the air… the celebrate the marriage of Northstar and Kyle in Astonishing X-Men #51 today, Earthworld Comics in Albany, New York has an officiant standing by ready (below) to perform nuptuals for anyone who turns …

Twelve Thoughts About Twelve Comics – Mars Attacks, Wonder Woman, Snarked, Crossed Badlands, Daredevil, Before Watchmen: Comedian, Batwoman, Saga, Astonishing X-Men, Walking Dead, Daredevil And Elephantman

A look through a bunch of this week’s comics. There may be minor spoilers but I try to avoid anything too gratuitous, like saying that at the end of Walking Dead #99.. Sorry, too late. We’re off! The new Mars …

Rafael Grampá Creates New Gay Superhero For Brazilian TV – The Gay Laxyus

As we’ve noted, all current media seems obsessed with a gay Green Lantern or a Gay X-Man or usually both. None more than Brazilian TV programme Fantastico, which recently ran a piece on the companies’ news, mixing up Alan Scott …

The Missing Spider-Wedding

Here’s the cover to the Retailer customizable cover for Astonishing X-Men #51, which would allow a store to add their own wedding photo alongside the other Marvel wedding photos. But there seems to be a missing wedding. That of Mary …

Eleven Thoughts About Eleven Comics – Fantastic Four, HERO, Batman Inc, Youngblood, Amazing Spider-Man, Aquaman, Dark Knight, Hawkman, All Star Western, Secret Avengers, Astonishing X-Men,

As you read this, I am currently flying through the air to the Phoenix Comic Con. But before I hit the airport, I hit the comic shop. And these are a few of the things that caught my eye. There …

It’s Official… Northstar To Wed Kyle

Marvel have let retailers sell Astonishing X-Men #50 one day early. Featuring Northstar asking for his boyfriend’s hand in marriage. Not much of a surprise for many. But what happens next… may be. However it resolves, we know that somehow …

Peter David To Adapt Joss Whedon’s X-Men As A Novel

Peter David’s work has repeatedly been compared to that of Joss Whedon. A lightness of touch, a fine hand with witty, stylised dialogue, a tendency to slip contemporary reference, a repeated desire to play against type, and the commonality of …