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Gendercrunching The Marvel Retreat

Last week, Marvel held a creative retreat, where a bunch of comics folk working for Marvel get together and shape the next waves at Marvel. From CBR, To that point, is the focus at the retreats mainly the big line-wide …

Axel Alonso Speaks, We Just Try To Join The Dots

Joining some Original Sin dots… From Newsarama, Axel Alonso:  Dark secrets from our hero’s past will emerge – profound and life-changing secrets that sometimes go back to their very origins – and one of those secrets is a new character …

Marvel Comics Met With LucasFilm Last Week

I hear gossip that that Marvel editor-in-chief Axel Alonso, and executives CB Cebulski and Jordan D White visited LucasFilm last week for discussions about Star Wars comics. I’m told that we’re looking at a couple of monthly series but creative …

Marvel Kicks Off 75th Anniversary With New Video

Seems the Caped Crusader isn’t the only one turning 75. Marvel Comics #1 came out in 1939 and Marvel has some things planned for the year starting with this video narrated by Axel Alonso. There is a nice video montage …

All-New Marvel Now Kicks Off Retailer Promotions

To support it’s All-New Marvel Now! line, Marvel Comics has kicked of a handful of retailer based promotions. They are stressing the new titles and jumping-on points for the existing titles. Some of what they are offering are: Deep Discounts …

Three Hundred Skottie Youngs?

Marvel Editor-In-Chief Axel Alonso revealed the makeup of last week’s Marvel Retreat to CBR, made of up writers “Brian Bendis, Dan Slott, Jason Aaron, Matt Fraction, Jonathan Hickman, Mark Waid, Rick Remender, Kieron Gillen, Sam Humphries and, making his debut, …

Axel Alonso Weighs In On Nature Vs Nurture In Marvel’s AR – Plus How Thor’s Hammer Can Help You To A Slimmer Figure

I always thought someone should make a shakeweight shaped like Mjlonir… Here’s a batch of last week’s Marvel AR videos, including racing Tom Brevoort round the outside of Marvel building (hey, he has to be fast to catch those car …

Frank Cho Contemplates What’s Next And Teases Dragon Lines

Being a comic creator isn’t like most other jobs. You do your best to choose a path that will be the most successful but there is not guarantees. All you have is your time and talent and where you focus …

Marvel Infinity – The New Event Includes Remender and McNiven On Uncanny Avengers

Joseph Schmidt reporting for Bleeding Cool: Marvel’s latest event is gaining steam and many participating writers, artists and editors are here today to discuss it. The usual round of clips were shown before the panel began followed by introductions by Nick …

Thursday Runaround – Fox, Warners And DC Taking A Gamble

FOX ALONSO There may be no black writers of any ongoing comics at Marvel or DC. But there’s certainly more of a latino prescence… Marvel editor-in-chief Axel Alonso went on Fox Latino to talk about himself and the publisher. With …

Brian Azzarello Kinda Confirms That DC Creative Conference In Charlotte

Brian Azzarello tweeted; Reck’n I oughtta be shav’n m’face, an pack’n m’banjo… RT @richjohnston More On The DC Creative Conference bcool.bz/XFrGG5 — Brian Azzarello (@brianazzarello) January 28, 2013 Which kinda confirms the story. Ish. Marvel Editor In Chief Alex Alonso …

BC Mag #2: Comic Book Feuds

Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Rich Johnston People understand Hollywood feuds exist, but find it strange similar behaviour might be exhibited in a field as lowly as that of, say, the comic book industry. But people are people, human nature …

Avengers Vs X-Men To Be The Model For Future Marvel Events

It’s true I’ve been a little down on the Avengers Vs X-Men event, only really liking a couple of the issues so far, but enjoying more of the spinoff bits – the opposite of the way I usually experience these …

Saturday Trending Topics: Some Post-Present, Pre-Now Marvel

Some weekend tea leaf reading: As shown in the CBR weekly thing with Axel Alonso. Advance pages from an unspecified future issue of Wolverine & The X-Men, drawn by Nick Bradshaw. And I see no reason that it wouldn’t be written …

When Axel Alonso Walked Across My Comic Book

Here is video taken from the second use of the Marvel Augmented Reader on Avengers Vs X-Men #1. We ran the first earlier this week. There are further examples that show off original pencilled and inked artwork, as well as …

Thursday Runaround: Ghost Riding

Co-opWatch: DC Comics is extending its co-op advertising programme so that any store using imagery from the upcoming Vertigo book Saucer Country in its advertising, will get 75% of their media costs back. ConWatch: Neal Adams and Carmine Infantino will …

“Eye… Or Eyes” – A Clue To The Importance Of Sergeant Marcus Johnson To The Marvel Universe

In last week’s address to Comic Book Resources by Axel Alonso, much attention was focussed on his spoiling of the upcoming issue of Avengers Academy. Oh and he didn’t mention God in any shape or form. He did however say; …

Thursday Trending Topics: Another Day Of Spoilers

As Rich notes in today’s top post, spoilers have been a major topic of conversation this week.  And if what happened in this particular instance is an accidental editorial slip, I’m frankly surprised it doesn’t happen more often.  Because the …