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Marvel Brings Back The Gold Foil Cover For Age Of Ultron #1

  The gold foil cover. Used to be a familiar sight on the stand in the days of the speculator boom. And now, as we’ve welcomed the return of the die cut cover and the gatefold cover, here comes the …

Marvel Reprints Two Jim Starlin Thanos Stories In Comic Form For September

The last we heard from Jim Starlin was annoyance that he didn’t even get an invite to see the Avengers movie, featuring his own Thanos in the end credits In September, Jim Starlin, the creator of Thanos – recently revived …

Joining The Dots On The Avengers Assemble Big Bad…

You have been warned. This is a spoiler warning. It is there for a reason, because it concerns The Avengers movie and the comic book Avengers Assemble #3. In fact, the movie is called Avengers Assemble in the UK, which …

Bendis And Oeming Relaunch Powers As “Powers FBI”

This is the year that saw Brian Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming’s Powers return after a bit of a TV-imposed sabbatical. But with the future of the television version slightly up in the air, it’s time to focus attention back …

Review: Avengers Vs X-Men #1 – The Message Is Not Everything

This is what you might call a critic-proof book. No matter what I say, enough of you are going to buy this comic. And those who weren’t were probably never going to. Tonight, tomorrow, whenever, it will end up in …

Thursday Trending Topics: Bendis, Simonson, Avengers

Nobody doesn’t like those rather wonderful Avengers #25 pages that Marvel sneak previewed today,  written by Bendis and drawn by Walt Simonson. Walt, good to have you back. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: Everybody Stop And Look At Walter Simonson’s Artwork …

Thursday Trending Topics: Age Of Ultron

The world needs more Ultron, just as much as the world needs more Doctor Doom — which is quite a bit indeed.  There’s divided opinion on this one in the forum, but since I missed it the first time and …

Tuesday Trending Topics: Getting Ready For The Year Of The Avengers

You knew this was coming, but with 2012 now just a few days away, you can hear the rumbles of that Avengers Machine (no, not the Vision) gearing up.  We’ve got this Avengers vs X-Men series, Bendis leaving Avengers and …

It’s Still Coming

Last month, Bleeding Cool reported that a major project from Marvel would feature the five architects of Marvel – Hickman, Brubaker, Aaron, Bendis and Fraction – and that Olivier Coipel may be lined up as an artist. Today, at the …

Thursday Trending Topics: Bendis vs Drudge

It’s been a banner year for mainstream coverage of comic books, and in particular, mainstream political coverage of comic books. But even in a transitional era during which many mainstream outlets still use Bam Biff Pow headlines on comic stories, …

Glenn Beck Says Michelle Obama Responsible For New Spider-Man — Bendis, Quesada, Axel Alonso Respond

With Ultimate Fallout #4 out in comic shops today, it was a certainty that the conversation over new Ultimate Spider-Man Miles Morales would continue — both in comic shops and in the media. Here’s Glenn Beck attempting to link the …

Bendis And Bagley Make Me Cry Like A Little Girl

I rarely cry at TV or movie shows. Last time I blubbed properly was watching Doctor Who: Father’s Day with my three month old daughter in my arms. There was a certain welling up during Tom Stoppard’s Rock’N’Roll play. But …

Hey Chicago, Who Wants To Be A Policeman In Powers?

FX are going to be filming the pilot of Powers, based on the Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming comic book, in Chicago between July 12th and the 30th. And they need people to play policemen. We will need …

Bendis Has Big Plans For Daredevil This Fall

I’ve seen a couple tweets mentioning that the USA Today story that breaks this news might contain spoilers. I’m not sure I see anything there that won’t be pretty widespread soon, but proceed with caution if you try to avoid …

Brian Bendis, Writer Of The Marvel MMO Game

He co-created the Ultimate Universe for Marvel, spending over ten years on Ultimate Spider-Man. He rewrote the Avengers for the 21st century. He wrote the Secret Invasion event and wrote a defining run on Daredevil. And he’s now writing Marvel …

Crossing Boarders by Andrew Goletz #4: A Theme, A Title, And Some Creators: Now What?

THEN The cool stuff was out of the way. I’d assembled a bunch of eager creators to do two page short stories with the theme of ‘Hope’ in a self-published anthology called The Gathering. Awesome! Now what the hell was …

Crossing Boarders #3 by Andrew Goletz: Gathering the Gatherers

Then We had a theme, we had a title and now it was time to make sure that we actually had enough people to make it actually happen. Doing an anthology with fellow board members seems to be an objective …

Bendis Confirms Powers TV Rumors — Walking Dead TV Writer On Board

NY Mag’s Vulture put together the pieces of the puzzle and Bendis just confirmed it on twitter — veteran tv writer and executive producer Charles H. Eglee is taking on Powers next, based on the comic by Bendis and artist …