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Are We Living In The Comics Future That Mark Millar Predicted?

In 2006, Mark Millar looked to the future and made some predictions. This is what he saw, and how it turned out… And no, this isn’t the usual shite where people say GAMES will replace comics. That argument was crap …

The Current State Of Marvel Continuity, As Shown By The Young Beast

From a preview of All-New X-Men #22, the Beast lays out the current state of Marvel, specifically X-Men, continuity, that happened after the nineteen sixties (in publishing terms, they’re from the early noughties in current continuity terms I guess). I …

Swipe File: Beast And Beast Boy

This is the future Beast, as appearing in the current Battle Of The Atom series.   An now-asymmetrical version of a familiar figure from twenty-five years in the future, walking with a cane. With one foot that’s a little bird-like …

More Future For The Marvel Universe (SPOILERS)

New Avengers gives us the future of the Marvel Universe. Brian Bendis recently described Guardians Of The Galaxy saying ” The abuse of time travel, the use of the Infinity Gems…these things have costs.” In New Avengers #2, out today, …

Amazing Spider-Man #695 Reveals The Future Of Marvel NOW (SPOILERS)

Today’s Amazing Spider-Man #695… as Madame Web goes a bit ballistic, we get a very special douple page spread, made up of images taken from upcoming Marvel titles.

Green Lantern #11 To Show Us A New Image Of The Future (SPOILERS)

Tomorrow sees the launch of Green Lantern #11, the beginning of the new Black Hand story, in which our grave-robbing ne’er do well returns to cause all sorts of mischief, sending Sinestro and Hal Jordan on a mission to recapture …

Future Proofing The Amazing Spider-Man #682

On Monday’s Bleeding Cool, Lee Barnett was critical of the inability of superhero comic books to follow through the technological impact of their abilities on the world around them, as if they were arresting the future. As if on cue, …

The Future Has Stopped Making Sense – Lee Barnett Is The Adult In The Room

“It’s January 2001. Where’s my fucking jet pack?” — Warren Ellis Given how many stories in comic books involve time travel, a significant number set in the future, it’s telling how often we get it wrong. And I’m not even …

Here Comes Ultron War

All this week, Marvel will be posting these teasrs for their Point One oneshot, publishing in November, teasing that it will lead into Marvel’s big stories for 2012. Here are the first two. Now, remember the Marvel wall chart of …

How The Future Of Marvel Is Looking Right Now

Remember that page from Avengers #5? You know, the one that laid out the future of the Marvel Universe. How’s that been going so far? Let’s have a look. Clicky for biggy. Some I will have got right. Some I …

A Sneak Peek At The Year Ahead For Iron Man

From the back of Iron Man #500.1, a sneak peek at what is to come for shell head in 2011. I can see those tentacular robotic creatures up top, let us know in the comments what else takes your eye…