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Image Watch – Jonathan Hickman On East of West: Year One And The World Cup

By David Dissanayake  East of West is my favorite series currently being published.  Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta and Frank Martin have quickly become one of the most tremendous powerhouse teams in all of comics, and if you’ve been reading the …

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 …

Spotlight On Indie Comics – Forever Winter, The Ascendant, Signed, How I Made The World

By Shawn Perry Last month, I had the good fortune of meeting a number of indie creators at Hartford Comic-Con who inspired me to read more indie comics. Since then, I have been continually impressed by this contingent of page-turning …

Marvel Finally Lets More People Know About Jonathan Hickman’s Time Runs Out Avengers Finale

We mentioned this last week, as it was announced at the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas. But there was a curious silence from other websites as to this story. But now it’s gone officially official so Newsarama and more are …

The Snake Puppet God Glycon Revealed: Alan Moore Scripts Story For God Is Dead

In 2002, Alan Moore and the late Steve Moore wrote an essay for Kaos #14 entitled “The Moon and Serpent Grand Egyptian Theatre of Marvels”, a semi-historical treatise witty, uproarious, and very informative. It showed the sparks flying between the …

Are Both Marvel And DC Giving Us A New Crisis? (Forever Evil SPOILERS)

At the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas, Marvel announced Time’s Runs Out, a new Marvel event for May 2015 by Jonathan Hickman, spinning out of his current work on The Avengers titles. At the meeting, Marvel representatives stated that …

Time Runs Out, The Marvel Event For May 2015, Avengers To Skip Eight Months In September – And A Full Marvel Reboot? (VISUAL UPDATES)

Ever since the DC New 52 reboot of 2011, Marvel folk have been asked if they would ever reboot their universe as DC have done (a number of times) and have said no, they prefer sliding changes in continuity when …

And Here Is That Jonathan Hickman Cover For Fantastic Four #5

We mentioned it last night. And here it is…

Fantastic Four #5 Adds To Its All Star Cast – Including A Cover By Jonathan Hickman

Jonathan Hickman may have left the Fantastic Four…but he keeps coming back. Which is why he’s doing the art for a variant cover for the new Fantastic Four #5. And as well as the previously announced Chris Samnee, Dean Haspiel, Jerry …

Jonathan Hickman To Stay On Avengers For One Year More – But Gives Us Justice League Vs. Avengers First. Kind Of.

There are spoilers for today’s Avengers titles below. Specifically for New Avengers, but that follows on from today’s Avengers, so you know. There are also two other main Avengers titles out, Avengers AI and Avengers World. Welcome to your Avengers overload. …

Will This Manhattan Projects Original Artwork Cliffhanger Make Another Big Splash?

[The Manhattan Projects #18 has been out for a couple weeks, but still -- if you haven't read this issue and plan to, you might want to skip this post for now.] Several years into the digital era for both …

So… Is That What The Original Sin Was?

Avengers #29, an Original Sin tie-in, goes back to some earlier Jonathan Hickman plots for the Illuminati. The Illuminati, a secret cabal of the Marvel Universe’s greatest minds, was brought together for a single purpose – to protect the world …

Avatar Press Solicitations For May 2014 – Garth Ennis Times 4

May is going to be a big Garth Ennis month for Avatar Press with Caliban, Rover Red Charlie and two issue of Crossed. We also get the first trades from Jonathan Hickman’s God Is Dead and Si Spurrier’s Disenchanted. Add …

From Horse to Mouse – Speculating the Star Wars Comics Transfer

By Brandon Rucker We all knew it was inevitable even before the ink dried on the contract that turned over ownership of LucasFilm (and subsidiaries) to Disney, the House of Mouse that also owns Marvel Entertainment/Studios/Comics from a previous acquisition some four-plus years ago. …

Image Expo 2014 Speculation: Five Wild Guesses About ‘Secret Special Guests’

By David Dissanayake Image Expo is coming up in just a few days, and boy does it seem like Image Comics might just outdo itself with this one.  Matt Fraction, Kelly Sue Deconnick, Rick Remender, Nick Spencer, Brandon Graham, Robert …

Finally, For Marvel Comics, The Return Of SHIELD…

Marvel TV Studios has found itself with a relatively decent TV show, Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. But curiously they don’t have a comic with a similar name. They have Secret Avengers, which features Agent Phil Coulson, Maria Hill, Nick Fury …

Time To Meet A Parallel New Avengers

Over in New Avengers, the comic has concentrated on a series of attacks on reality, with other parallel Earths incurring into our own and the Illuminati gathering, forced to destroy other realities completely in order to preserve their own. Well, …

Swipe File: Thai Electoral Politics And Art Adams’ Avengers World

Avengers World #1 is expected to be a somewhat political comic book, following the events of Infinity and the Avengers titles in creating an Avengers for the whole Earth, defending again alien incursion. “”But how will the nations and governments …