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Avengers Academy Tryouts – Afterwards, They Will Explode

Patrick Willems looks at an Avengers Academy recruiting tryout that, well, goes about as well as you might expect…

Review: Avengers Academy #33 by Christos Gage, Timothy Green II, Jeff Huet and Chris Sotomayor

Eliot Cole writes for Bleeding Cool Avengers Academy thirty three is the best tie in to AvX that I’ve read. It’s also in the top tier of AA issues, too. That this issue is so good is a surprise, I’ll …

Two Weeks Comics In Twenty Pictures

Dr Manolis Vamvounis writes for Bleeding Cool; “While you were in San Diego”… Here’s what you missed from the past two weeks’ worth of comics: THE DEAD WALKING DEAD (NO SPOILERS HERE) Kirkman is a cruel mofo. WALKING DEAD #100 …

Seven More Thoughts About Eight Comics Out Today – Fairest, Amazing Spider-Man, Action Comics, Hell Yeah, Swamp Thing, Animal Man, Age Of Apocalypse, Avengers Academy

So apparently there were some other comics published today. Courtesy of Fairest #1, out today, for the first time I really want to live in the Fables universe. I don’t care about all the fairytale characters integrated into our world, …

When Letters Pages Go Anti-Gay

The letters page above has been doing the rounds online, with Christos Gage answering reader concerns over the presence of gay characters in Avengers Academy. It’s a long and considered letter, as is the response. But the Bendis Board found …

The Future Of Generation Hope And Avengers Academy

I picked up Generation Hope this week expecting to hate it. After all, it wasn’t written by Kieron Gillen anymore, was it, a victim of the “Nextwave Effect”. But instead I found a really good comic. A really really good …

Ten Questions With Christos Gage

Keith Davidsen of Avatar Press, talks to Christos Gage; KD: The foundation for the AVENGERS: THE INITIATIVE series came from the CIVIL WAR storyline, and during your tenure on the series, it tied heavily into other “big event” storylines like …

Avengers Academy Gets Fear Itselfed From June

And Giant Man gets beaten up by a shadow. Marvel are doing a number of Monday announcements, stuff that for some reason they just couldn’t announce at Emerald City Comic Con. I’m not sure how many we’ll bother with but …