Tag Archives: Marvel Comics

Did Marvel – And The Daily Show’s Elliott Kalan – Predict Axis?

This is a scene from Marvel’s own parody comic, Marvel Now What #1 published late last year… written by The Daily Show‘s Elliott Kalan. Was that a complete coincidence? Should we look to more parodies to get a better idea …

Marvel Declines To Answer Questions About Star Wars Royalties

Marvel Comics are to republish Dark Horse Star Wars comics in a new format, Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Empire Vol 1, those comics created to follow on from Episode III, Revenge Of The Sith. It will contain the …

Gendercrunching June 2014 – Including Nationality And Ethnicity At The Big Two

By Tim Hanley After posting the higher percentage of female creators for six straight months, DC was finally toppled by Marvel in June. DC took a tumble while Marvel gained slightly, and it all was enough for Marvel to finally …

Three Pages Of Inks And A ‘Previously On The Marvel Universe’ Video To Promote Axis #1

That’s one page of inks. That’s the second and third. And that’s your “Previously On…”

Marvel To Publish An Avengers ‘Vibranium’ Collection. Get Posing, Staffers!

We had the Wolverine “Adamantium” collection last year. $100, 720 pages, slipcased, oversized, massive. Well, in time for the next movie, we have the Avengers “Vibranium” collection. Can we look forward to Marvel employees posing in a similar fashion? Also, does …

Time Runs Out – And Blows Up Squadron Supreme (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Marvel’s latest teaser for Axis… It’s all the same thing now really. Now, where were we? Oh yes…. Here’s a look ahead at the Time Runs Out issues of Avengers and New Avengers, in which the stories jump forward …

All-New Ghost Rider To Join All-New Ultimates In Cancellation With #12?

The current November solicitations for All-New Ultimates do seem to suggest that the three issues in November, December and January will be that title’s last, taking it to #12. ALL-NEW ULTIMATES #10 MICHEL FIFFE (w) • AMILCAR PINNA (a) Cover …

The Death Of Elektra

I understand that the creative team for Marvel’s ongoing series Elektra, namely William H. Blackman and Michael Del Mundo, were told by Marvel that the comic was being cancelled, last week. But they were also told not to worry to much as …

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show – Bob’s Burgers, Futures End, Godzilla And More!

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show returns to Bleeding Cool, recorded at the one and only Astro-Zombies Comic Shop in Albuquerque, New Mexico, hosted by Maxx MacLennan. They say: This week there were so many great books! Some great #1′s …

Herb Trimpe Returns To Wolverine One Last Time Before The Death Of…

Wolverine that is. Obviously. This is the Death of Wolverine Desert Wind Comics Variant by Herb Trimpe, exclusive to Desert Wind Comics and Jesse James Celestial Comics. Herb was the first artist to draw Wolverine in the comic books, with Incredible …

Let’s Face It, They’re Only Doing This To Make Storm Cry Lots, Right?

At the end of last month’s Wolverine & The X-Men did a thing.   So, yes, just before his impending death, Wolverine asks Ororo out on a date. Does it go well? You could say that, from today’s issue of …

Marvel Comics’ The Avengers To Publish Its Final Issue With #44 In April 2015

November sees the publication of Avengers #38 with this listing. AVENGERS #38 JONATHAN HICKMAN (W) • STEFANO CASELLI (A) Cover by BRANDON PETERSON ROCKET RACCOON & GROOT VARIANT BY TBA IN 6 MONTHS…TIME RUNS OUT! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99 Six …

Chip Zdarsky’s Cover For Axis #1, Right Way Up And Upside Down

We mentioned this happening two weeks. Marvel Party promotion. Avengers & X-Men: Axis #1. Inversion Looper. Chip Zdarsky Deadpool cover. And here it is.   And to save you turning your computer screen, tablet or mobile phone around… Oh and …

Talking Comics – Discussing This Week’s Upcoming Titles From Saga To Low, Sundowners And Avengers Undercover

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week’s upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. …

DC And Marvel Ch-Ch-Changes – Dan DiDio Closes Off Phantom Stranger’s Story For Futures End

Trinity Of Sin: The Phantom Stranger Future’s End #1, solicited as being by Ray Fawkes and Francis Portela, will instead have a full creditectomy, and be by J.M. DeMatteis, Dan DiDio and Phil Winslade . Avengers World #15 will be co-written by Frank Barbiere in addition to the previously solicited Nick Spencer. Justice …

Trying To Make Up for All Those Milo Manara Spider-Woman Posts

So we’ve run that Milo Manara Spider-Woman cover far too many times now. In the interest of balance, the Alex Ross’ Daredevil cover for the Marvel 75th Anniversary Magazine. Best we could do.   And if that’s just not doing it …

Milo Manara – Drawing That Spider-Woman Cover From A Different Angle

I’m not sure he’s exactly understood the reason why folk are so miffed. But Milo Manara has drawn that Spider-Woman image from a different angle… From Eurocomics USA Invasion’s Facebook page, who reached out to Manara, And translated, “Given that some …

So That’s Next Year’s Valentine’s Day Card Design Sorted, Courtesy Of Milo Manara

Thanks to Martin Hand for this one…