Back in July, after Marvel unveiled the lineup for Marauders, one of the X-Books launching as part of the Dawn of X following Jonathan Hickman’s line-wide X-Men relaunch, writer Sina Grace acknowledged that the book’s roster appeared very similar to the cast of his Iceman comics. This came just one month after Grace opened up […]
Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski is more than just the top editor at Marvel Comics. Cebulski wrote a number of comics for Marvel and Dark Horse. Of course, most of those were written under the pen name Akira Yoshida, a fictional Japanese identity which Cebulski used to skirt Marvel decorum on editors writing comics. Despite criticism […]
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Things got a little awkward at the Marvel Next Big Thing panel at New York Comic Con Saturday when a panel including Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski was asked about the influence of Japanese manga on Western comics. Cebulski, of course, is famous for masquerading as fictional Japanese creator Akira Yoshida to write books, skirting Marvel […]
Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski hosted a Q&A session at his New York Comic Con Marvel Fanfare panel, and he was, of course, asked about the return of John Byrne. The controversial artist has been in the headlines for his fan-fiction X-Men comic and, of course, for the drawn-out courtship he and Cebulski have been engaging […]
Marvel has released a launch trailer for Return of Wolverine, the event comic that will finally bring back Wolverine after Marvel dragged it out for a god damn year. The video features artwork from the comic, as well as appearances by Akira Yoshida, Jordan White’s mustache, and writer Charles Soule. In the trailer, Yoshida, otherwise […]
Once upon a time, in 2004-2005, Akira Yoshida was a comic book writer for Marvel Comics who appeared to come from nowhere.