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Thor’s Comic Review Column – Gotham Academy, Captain America, Fiction Squad, Strong Female Protagonist, Thor

This Week’s Reviews: Gotham Academy #1 Captain America #25 Fiction Squad #1 Strong Female Protagonist Thor #1 Gotham Academy #1 (DC Comics, $2.99)  By Devon Sanders Here is something I haven’t said about a DC comic in nearly three years, …

The First Page Of Your New Thor #1… Is She Worthy?

So, you may have heard we have a new Thor. And she’s a lady. But you don’t exactly know which lady. But she is apparently Worthy. Here’s your first look at Thor #1…

Buy Men Of Wrath, Get A Cheaper Thor

This is an interesting one. Normally Marvel Comics publishes the Icon line slightly grudgingly. A creator owned line to keep Marvel exclusive creators in house but keeping them happy to allow them to explore other creator owned work, of late …

Men Of Wrath Gets A Curious Name Change (Or Not)

UPDATE: We have been informed that, no, the title of Men Of Wrath will be staying the same. And the incorrect information sent out by Marvel and Diamond to retailers, on which this story was based, will be amended… The original, incorrect story, …

Preview Of The New Star Wars #1 By Jason Aaron And John Cassaday

Announced during the Cup O’ Joe panel today is the new on-going Star Wars series from Marvel Comics. It will be written by Jason Aaron and drawn by John Cassaday and we have some preview pages from the first issue. …

Image Watch – Talking Outcast With Paul Azaceta

By David Dissanayake Outcast, the new Skybound/Image Comics horror series from Robert Kirkman, Paul Azaceta, and Elizabeth Breitweiser hit stands a couple weeks ago to almost universal acclaim.  A really well constructed neo-horror story of demons and possessions, Outcast is …

Jason Aaron And Ron Garney – Men Of Icon

Marvel’s Image-alike Icon imprint has been a little unloved of late, with occasional projects from Mark Millar and Brian Bendis taking up the majority of its numbers. Well, they have given CBR the news about a new creator-owned book by …

The Original Sins Of Nick Fury

Only one Original Sin comic book today, but it happens to be Original Sin #5 and has one hell of a revelation about Nick Fury. So, you know, spoilers and things. Because this is not the first time Marvel has given …

A Comic Show – Rocket Raccoon’s The Star! Star Lord’s A Close Second

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, it’s another great week of new comics! Marvel wins the week, specifically Skottie Young’s Rocket Raccoon #1! It was fun and whimsical like Young’s usual work, but had …

So… Did Ulysses Bloodstone Kill The Watcher?

So who is that mystery man in Original Sin anyway? The one with mystical monster, Watcher and living planet killing bullets? Let’s zoom in. Okay, it’s not as obvious as The Orb was. But let’s do some ground work. Male, …

A Comic Show – Fury’s Original Sin Bombshells!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, I’m back with a stack of New Comics Now! First I talk about the end of our Free Comic Book May and I mention our bar expansion Indiegogo, …

A Comic Show – Warren Ellis Warns Trees Are Bad!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! This week Image gave us some new hotness, DC had lots of Bat books, and Marvel Original Sins tie in. Warren Ellis‘ Trees #1 is a speculative fiction …

A Comic Show – Justice Lex’s Forever Ego

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, it’s Aaron from A Comic Shop with a big stack of New Comics Now! This week made my month, not only were there great books from DC, Marvel, …

This Is How Marvel Now Defines The Punisher, In Original Sin

From today’s Original Sin #1, sent in by a friendly retailer. You know, I’m sure Pol Pot would want to challenge that. Or in the Marvel Universe, surely Cassandra Nova should be in with a chance. All supposes on how …

A Comic Show – From Original Sin To Futures End

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! I survived the biggest Free Comic Book Day ever, and am back with Futures End, Original Sin, and Spider-Men! Over at DC, Futures End is high octane fun. …

A Comic Show – Welcome Back Peter!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! Early this morning our shop got broken into, but the show goes on! I talk about the new Amazing Spider-Man, Dan Slott’s Silver Surfer, the Bi-racial Wally West, …

Preview Original Sin #2 – Information Is The Deadliest Weapon

Original Sin #2 from Jason Aaron and Mike Deodato asks the ever important question… who holds the eye? That is how Marvel sent out these pages on Friday… and when I saw it, I almost laughed. I get that the …

Valiant Effort: Like This? You’ll Like That – X-O Manowar, Archer & Armstrong Edition

By Jared Cornelius In the summer of 2012 Valiant Comics returned from the grave, they rose not as shambling zombie, but as a glorious phoenix, but I didn’t know that.  At the time I had turned my nose up at X-O Manowar and Bloodshot, I scoffed at the idea that the …