More Marvel Censorship In Miracleman #15

It is Black History Month.

Marvel are currently republishing Miracleman, an eighties series definitely of its time. But history is being rewritten. With the infamously violent Miracleman #15, out today.

And it still seems odd that Marvel can publish a Mature Readers comic book featuring extreme images of violence, labelled ‘Mature’ and sold in a bag and are not able to use a certain word from the mouth of the embodiment of extreme evil…

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…which they can sell collected in trade paperback in bookstores and in digital, a comic book labelled 12+ where a leading hero uses the same word… from Uncanny X-Men #196.


Here is the original.


Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London, with a Liz Prince signing this Saturday…

lizprince-signingAnd a Kieron Gillen signing the next!


Yes, folks, that is how Kieron will be spending Valentine’s Day…

About Rich Johnston

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

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