C.B. Cebulski

Marvel Teases Another Event for December to Pay Off All the Earlier 2019 Events

It's finally happened, folks. We've finally reached the point where Marvel puts out so many super-mega-crossover events, they actually need an additional separate event to tie up all the loose ends from the various regular super-mega-crossover events. At the Marvel Next Big Thing panel at C2E2 today, Marvel dropped a major announcement, even if it's […]

Joe Quesada and C.B. Cebulski Fight for the Survival of Comics at SXSW

Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski and Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada are heading to Austin, Texas for the South by Southwest festival next week, and they plan to host a panel which will show how all of the success Marvel has had in markets far more lucrative than comics — movies, TV shows, video games — […]

Marvel's C.B. Cebulski to Return to Writing in 2019?

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 […]

John Byrne Says He Would Be Back at Marvel if C.B. Cebulski Shook His Hand

At the Marvel Fanfare panel at New York Comic Con earlier this weekend, Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski addressed what he's claimed is his top wishlist item: getting John Byrne back at Marvel. Talk of Byrne's return has reached a fever pitch since the pair had breakfast together and Byrne started posting an X-Men fanfic comic […]

Speculation: How Will Marvel Respond to the Batpenis?

Earlier today, DC Comics, for better or for worse, changed the landscape of comics forever by revealing Batman's penis in Batman: Damned #1. But bold, trendsetting moves like this are often measured, excuse the pun, not by the size of the boat, but by the motion of the ocean, by which we mean the impact […]

Return of Wolverine Launch Trailer Declares: When Fans Speak, Marvel Listens

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 […]

C.B. Cebulski Has Marvel Comics Presents Style Plans for 2019

We've been mining a recent episode of the Word Balloon podcast for articles all day, but we saved the best for last. In 1988, Marvel launched a new ongoing bi-weekly anthology title called Marvel Comics Presents, featuring several stories (at least one of which starred Wolverine). The comic ran for 175 issues, and gave us, […]

New Mutants

C.B. Cebulski Loves Magik and Dani Moonstar – New Mutants Ongoing Return? [RUMOR]

At the X-Men panel at San Diego Comic-Con today, Marvel Editor-in-Chief C. B. Cebulski stated that Magik and Dani Moonstar are two favorites, and they will be published so long as he's heading up Marvel comic books. This could mean nothing. This could just be Cebulski speaking off the cuff and showing respect for two of his […]

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How Marvel Plans to Increase Orders on Fresh Start Comics

At the Diamond Retail Summit held on Thursday in Chicago, Marvel EIC C.B. Cebulski presented a new scheme that, for certain launches, will let retailers delay payment to Diamond and Marvel, helping retailer cashflow. On Friday, Bleeding Cool reported the specific details: this will apply to retailers who hit the highest discount mark on ordering […]

Marvel Editor-in-Chief Considers Eliminating Incentive Variants

Marvel Comics isn't known as The House of Ideas for nothing. The company is constantly innovating, especially when innovating is here defined as finding ways to spike comic book sales without increasing the actual readership of their comics. Marvel has tried everything from reboots to super-mega-crossover events to more reboots to more super-mega-crossover events to […]

Marvel's Fresh Start Brings a Fresh Trade Dress, Dual Numbers

It's rough to be a comic book collector nowadays. A never-ending cycle of reboots, launching a new volume of a popular comic with a new #1 issue, interspersed with various periods of returning to the first volume's number for "legacy numbers," has made keeping track of your collection a real mess. Looking to get your […]

Infinity Countdown

Infinity Countdown Draws on Simonson's Thor to Tease Following Super-Mega-Crossover Event

Face front, true believers! Marvel has heard your complaints: there aren't enough super-mega-crossover events, and the super-mega-crossover events Marvel does publish aren't "big" enough! That is what you've been saying, right? Well, Marvel is finally going to do something about it! The publisher released a trailer for the upcoming super-mega-crossover event Infinity Countdown, a five-issue […]

C.B. Cebulski's First Big Convention Panel at C2E2? Plus: The Young Guns!

Marvel's C2E2 schedule has been revealed, and it looks like attendees to the show in April could get their first real picture of the plans of new Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski. Cebulski, who started in the job after 2017's major convention season had ended, will be on hand at C2E2 for several panels, including a […]