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Luke Cage May Have Been Cast And We Know Who It Isn’t

There are stranger places to get Marvel casting news than a Reddit AMA, but this falls more into the speculation. During an interview with Reddit yesterday Idris Elba (Thor: The Dark World, Luther) was asked: How quickly can we get you …

Clip From Season Premiere Of Agents Of SHIELD And Promo Poster

The second season of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. kicks this month and we’ve got a promotional poster and a clip for the first episode. Here we see Agent Coulson’s (Clark Gregg) team watching someone trying to sell SHIELD classified information …

Hawkeye Slips Its Notch Again…

Put it this way. When it’s finished it’s finished. Eeking out the final numbers just delays that inevitable day. I don’t know if you’ve seen this yet but looks like Hawkeye #21 & #22 are once again delayed. Hawkeye #21 …

DC Comics Has Twice As Many $2.99 Comics In December Than Everyone Else Put Together

The DC Non-3D Motion Cover comics are $2.99 in comic stores. But $3.99 on US news stands…. a bit like Marvel’s used to be. You know, when they were on news stands. But it is worth applauding DC Comics for …

The Only New Comics In Comic Shops On New Years’ Eve

As usual, it looks as if Diamond Comic Distributors won’t be making a delivery to comic stores at the very end of the year, with New Comics Wednesday falling on New Year’s Eve. Instead, publishers will be picking a few …

How Will Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. And Agent Carter Cross Over?

The other day I recalled a conversation I had with someone at Marvel at San Diego Comic Con. And then realised that I didn’t actually write about it. Shame on me. Next year, Agent Carter will debut from Marvel, a …

Speculator Corner: Gwen Stacy – The New Character Find Of 2014? (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Does this cosplay count as a Gwen Stacy Spider-Woman first appearance in Deadpool Vs. Hawkeye #0? It’s possible some may have seen this coming… But Edge Of Spider-Verse #2 has burnt through a generous overprint by Marvel Comics and …

Cover Variance – Groot, Rocket Raccoon, Wolverine And The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles…

So all these Marvel books are getting Rocket & Groot variant covers… All-New Captain America #1, All-New X-Men #34, Amazing Spider-Man #9, Amazing X-Men #13, Avengers #38, Avengers World #15, Bucky Barnes: The Winter Soldier #2, Captain America & The Mighty Avengers #1, Deadpool …

Marvel’s Agent Carter Adds A Butler

James D’Arcy, who played Anthony Perkins in Hitchock opposite of Anthony Hopkins and also as the villain in the recent comedy Let’s Be Cops, is going to be very busy. Besides being attached to the second season of the BBC’s …

Things May Be Heating Up On Doctor Strange Movie

We have an interesting report from Screen Daily about a release date for and shooting time for Marvel’s upcoming film Doctor Strange. The report says that Marvel is in negotiations to film the movie at Pinewood Studios in May 2015 …

32 Thoughts About 32 Comics – Batman Eternal, Multiversity, Thor, Original Sin, Uncanny Avengers, Uncanny X-Men, Wolverine & The X-Men, Miles Morales, Trees, Supreme, Sirens, All New X-Men, Deadpool, Gwen Stacy, Superior Spider-Man, The Shadow, Solar, Purgatori, The Wicked + The Divine, Devilers, Translucid, Bionic Woman, Hellraiser, Storyteller, Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends, Cataclysm, Turtles In Time, X-Files, Transformers, Maxx, Littlest Pet Shop And Judge Dredd

Another week, another lovely batch of comic books to read through… so what takes your fancy today? Stephanie Brown gets some fatherly advice regarding using mobile devices while driving, in Batman Eternal.   Simon Bisley doesn’t so much draw Thor …

Bleeding Cool Has Just Seen Half An Hour Of Big Hero 6

I’ve just left The Soho Hotel in London where Disney were showing clips of Big Hero 6, Disney’s new animated movie, with producer Roy Conli, previously of Tangled. He tells us that the film has a week left of physical …

Are Grant Morrison And Jonathan Hickman Planning A Sneak Marvel/DC Crossover? Reading Avengers And Multiversity Today…

Since the seventies, DC and Marvel have run a number of crossover projects. Superman Vs Spider-Man,  X-Men Vs Teen Titans, Amalgam, DC Vs Marvel… but then no more. Joe Quesada and Bill Jemas made disparaging remarks about DC, Paul Levitz …

Robin Rises And Cable Toy Take Previews Cover For October 2014

When was the last time a toy took the front or back cover of Diamond’s Previews cover? A reprise of Rob Liefeld‘s classic cover to New Mutants #87 for Diamond Select Toys takes the back of Diamond’s new collection of …

Could Sabretooth Become The New Wolverine?

This is nothing but speculation. Mindless speculation. No sources leaking things. No rumour. Just joining dots. Take the solicitation for Axis #9 in November. AVENGERS & X-MEN: AXIS #9 (OF 9) RICK REMENDER (W) • JIM CHEUNG (A) Cover by …

Ch-Ch-Changes For Marvel Now, And DC Comics For All Of 2014 (UPDATE)

Not too many credit changes to report this week, as opposed to last week’s monster list. Just that Avengers #37 will be drawn by Mike Deodato, not Stefano Caselli. That X-Force #11 will be drawn by Rock-He Kim, not Tan Eng Huat. And Jordie …

Official Synopsis For Avengers: Age Of Ultron Released

Marvel and Disney have released the official synopsis for Avengers: Age of Ultron. None of this new, but it is now official and verifies things we believed like Ultron is a creation of Tony Stark’s, etc. The last line is …

Who Will Magneto Murder In Avengers & X-Men: AXIS?

From the Amazon solicitation for the Avengers & X-Men: Axis hardcover out in March… The Red Skull has exploited the gifts of the world’s greatest telepath to broadcast pure hatred across the globe. Now, born of the murder of Charles …