Tag Archives: Skottie Young

Can’t Get Enough Roasted [Rocket] Raccoon: A Quick Review

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu Skottie Young, Jean-Francois Beaulieu and co. keep on dishing out what is by far the most fun comic book Marvel’s putting out today. The usual top-notch storytelling continues the tale which has Rocket Raccoon chasing after …

Cover Variance: Skottie Young’s Thor, The Goddess Of Thunder, And More

So, yes, a few upcoming Marvel Comics variant covers, including from your favourite, Skottie Young, getting to grips with the new Thor, Goddess of Thunder… Thor #1     Death Of Wolverine: The Logan Legacy #1.     Angela: Asgard’s …

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 …

Chip Zdarsky Joins The Marvel Avengers & X-Men: Axis #1 Party With Deadpool

Marvel Comics are running another of their comic store party promotions, for the launch of Avengers & X-Men: Axis #1. To participate on one of two levels, comic retailers must order either 250% or 200% of their orders for Original …

Skottie Young’s Rocket Raccoon Pushed Aside Skottie Snyder’s Batman In July, As Marvel Recovers Marketshare From DC Comics

That’s the power of Loot Crate. But Rocket would probably still have had the top spot anyway when a certain film was already on the way and soon to be released. 150,000 of the 300,000 preorders through Diamond for Rocket …

A Comic Show – Thanos, Rocket Raccoon, And Star-Lord!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! This week is rocking those Guardians of Galaxy guys, Marvel got all their ducks in a row. Thanos has an original graphic that’s in current continuity, by Jim …

New Skottie Young Variant Cover For The Dark Tower

Marvel’s The Dark Tower: The Drawing Of The Three – The Prisoners #1 may have the longest title in comics… it also has a new variant cover by Skottie Young. This shows the Gunslinger Roland Deschain in Young’s unique and …

10th Anniversary Mouse Guard Celebrations Announced At San Diego Comic Con – FCBD Editions, RPG Upgrade, Skeleton Crew Collectibles And More!

By Michele Brittany I come into this panel with a severe bias: I think Mouse Guard is a beautiful series and yes, I’m a fan girl. I’ve followed and collected Mouse Guard: Fall 1152 from the first single issues published …

10 Reasons Why Skottie Young’s Rocket Raccoon Rocks

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu With the Guardians of the Galaxy movie just round the corner, all kinds of promo stuff are popping up. But Rocket Raccoon #1, written and illustrated by superstar Skottie Young, with colors by Jean-Francois Beaulieu with …

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 …

Auction Time, Baby – Of The HeroesCon Art Auction 2014 And Empty Wallets

By Trent Pitts            Once a summer in a hotel ballroom in Charlotte, North Carolina, comic fans and creators gather together to celebrate art and battle over who will take the pieces home.  The event is the annual HeroesCon Art Auction …

Cover Variance – The Doctor At The Gaslamp District, Skottie’s Spideys And What Real Women Look Like

A look at a few upcoming comic book variant covers…. all in one place. Such as issues of Titan’s Doctor Who series, exclusive to San Diego Comic Con Skottie Young‘s two covers from Superior Spider-Man #32 and Amazing Spider-Man #9. …

Late Night Fun – The Best Use For Glow-in-the-Dark Watcher Eyeballs

Did you pick up your copy of Original Sin #1 today from Marvel? And while the prints by Skottie Young were just fabulous, there was that other little incentive: the glow-in-the-dark Watcher eyeball bouncy ball. But surely there are better …

Rocket Raccoon And Groot Get Their Own Team-Up In July – Lots Of Pictures And Variant Covers

Guardians of the Galaxy: Galaxy’s Most Wanted is a new one shot from Marvel for July by Will Corona Pilgrim and Andrea Di Votti, starring Rocket Raccoon and Groot. It also comes with a reprint Thor #314, featuring Drax. It will accompany the …

Marvel Are In Retreat – Photos And Pics

Marvel is undergoing a creative summit, where editors and creators from all over the world gather to pitch, share, collaborate and work out where Marvel Comics will be going in, well, 2016. The difference between the Marvel and the DC …

Tuesday Morning Runaround – Miracleman, Boom, Skottie Young, Lucy Knisley And Bryan Talbot

A Miracle In New England New England Comics prepares for the coming of Miracleman tomorrow… What Have I Teased? BOOM! Studios just sent me this teaser image for an as-yet-unannounced new series. This follows a similar teaser that was posted …

What If? Age Of Ultron, Runaways, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Skottie Young And More Amazon Fish

A quick trip down the Amazon often provides for a surprising catch. It looks as if April may be bringing us one of those weekly event books from Marvel, according to this Amazon listing for a collection, What If? Age …

Cover Variance: Marvel Confirms A Little Douglock Action In All New X-Factor #1

Marvel Comics has given CBR a whole bunch of lovely new variant covers. Including some from Skottie Young. Including this for All New X-Factor. I guess this is a lock now? A Douglock?