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There's No Issue of the Agents of Wakanda Ongoing in Marvel's May Solicits

There's No Issue of the Agents of Wakanda Ongoing in Marvel's May Solicits

This May, Wakanda is invaded by a super-mega-crossover event tie-in as Marvel publishes Empyre: The Invasion of Wakanda #1 (of 3). It's written by Jim Zub, writer of the Black Panther and the Agents of Wakanda ongoing comic, drawn by Lan "Funky Cold" Medina, the artist for the book's first story arc, and stars the […]

5 Pages of Interior Art from Marvel's Empyre #2

5 Pages of Interior Art from Marvel's Empyre #2

Along with their full May 2020 solicitations, Marvel Comics has released a preview of Empyre #2, set to hit stores in April. EMPYRE #2 (of 6) AL EWING & DAN SLOTT (W) • VALERIO SCHITI (A) • Cover by JIM CHEUNG Avengers Variant Cover by Alexander Lozano Fantastic Four Variant Cover by Michael Cho Kree/Skrull […]

Not Even Mutant Isolationism Can Save X-Men from Empyre Tie-In

Not Even Mutant Isolationism Can Save X-Men from Empyre Tie-In

Mutants may be living on their own island separate from the human race, but that doesn't mean they're immune from getting dragged into Marvel's next line-wide super-mega-crossover event. A press release from the House of Ideas today revealed a four-issue spinoff series titled Empyre: X-Men that will be so convoluted it requires every writer currently […]


Finally, Ghost Rider Gets His Own Empyre Tie-In

Finally, Ghost Rider Gets His Own Empyre Tie-In

As Marvel gears up for their next universe-shattering super-mega-crossover event, Empyre with a Y, a lot of fans have been wondering when Marvel will announce more tie-ins and spinoffs for the event. Yes, they just announced five of them yesterday, but can a crossover event really be called super and mega without at least half […]


Empyre with a Y So Big it Requires It’s Own Handbook

A4: Empyre with a Y, a Super-Mega-Crossover Event So Big it Needs It's Own Handbook

When it comes to super-mega-crossover events, bigger is always better. If a super-mega-crossover event doesn't rock the Marvel Universe to its foundations leaving nothing ever the same again, what good is it, really? Likewise, everybody knows that any super-mega-crossover event worth its salt will have dozens of tie-ins and spinoff mini-series and feature an enormous […]

5 Interior Pages from A4: Empire with a Y #1

5 Pages from April's A4: Empire with a Y #1 [Preview]

Along with their full April solicitations, Marvel has released a preview of the first issue of Empyre with a Y, the latest super-mega-crossover event that will shake the Marvel Universe to its foundations, leaving nothing ever the same again (until the next super-mega-crossover event, which will presumably happen a few months later). There's two issues […]

Wednesday Comics

How Is Guardians Of The Galaxy #1 Setting Up Empyre? (Spoilers)

Today sees the release of Guardians Of The Galaxy #1 from Al Ewing, Juann Cabal and Federico Blee. And with Al Ewing having been the lead writer on Incoming and also co-writing the upcoming Empyre, it is natural that we may look to see what may be set up for April today. And with a […]

Finally, Another Empyre Tie-In as Lords of Empyre: Emporer Hulkling Hits Stores in April

Finally, Another Empyre Tie-In as Lords of Empyre: Emperor Hulkling Hits Stores in April

A lot of Marvel readers have been complaining that the upcoming super-mega-crossover event, A4: Empyre with a Y sounds pretty cool and all that, but it just doesn't have enough tie-ins and spinoff mini-series to completely drain your wallet. Well, Marvel has heard your complaints, true believers, and answered with yet another tie-in: A4: Empyre […]

Empyre Gets Two Zero Issues – One Each For the FF and the Avengers

Empyre #1 by Dan Slott, Al Ewing and Valerio Schiti is out in comic stores in April. But as we know, events can't start with an issue #1, but an issue #0. And Marvel is doubling down with two issue zeroes. With Empyre writers Dan Slott and Al Ewing taking one apiece. Bleeding Cool reported […]

Marvel Announces Avengers and Spider-Man Spinoffs for A4: Empyre with a Y

Marvel Announces Avengers and Spider-Man Spinoffs for A4: Empyre with a Y

A lot of comic book fans have been saying, "I'm interested in this Empyre with a Y super-mega-crossover event Marvel is talking about, but I'm worried there won't be enough spinoffs and tie-ins to eat up my entire monthly comic book budget while it's going on." Well, fear not, true believers, because Marvel has heard […]


Hulking (and His Parents) Join A4: Empyre Teasers From Marvel

Another night, another few teasers for A4: Empyre reaching back into Marvel's cosmic past. We had the Celestial Madonna, yesterday… A CELESTIAL UNION The Celestial Madonna heralded the Celestial Messiah…  …now we have the aftermath of the Kree/Skrull War… AN UNHOLY ALLIANCE The Aftermath of the Kree-Skrull War led to an unholy alliance… And for […]

C.B. Cebulski and Tom Brevoort Uncensored in New Declassified Empyre Trailer

C.B. Cebulski and Tom Brevoort Uncensored in New Avengers/Fantastic Four: Empyre Trailer

Earlier this month, Marvel Comics released a trailer for their next big super-mega-crossover event. Called Empyre (with a Y), the event was billed as "Marvel's most Earth-shattering event of 2020," which is really saying something considering Marvel puts out an average of fifteen Earth-shattering events every year. Unfortunately, all of the details of this event […]

Speculator Corner: Meet The Skrulls

Speculator Corner: Meet The Skrulls

At New York Comic Con 2018,  Bleeding Cool was first to report that Marvel Comics were promising a Skrully event for February. It looked as if it were a sequel to Secret Invasion. And timed for the release of the upcoming Captain Marvel movie, along with Skrulls a-plenty, Bleeding Cool was then also first to report it as […]

Marvel Comics Full March 2020 Solicitations

Marvel's March Solicitations Provide Clues to Empire Super-Mega-Crossover Event

Marvel recently announced the name of their next big super-mega-crossover event: Empyre. But they didn't reveal much else, because the trailer released to announce the event was heavily censored, with Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski and Tom Brevoort saying: Empyre is Marvel's most Earth-shattering event of 2020, and will star __1__ and __2__ against the __3__ […]

Will Hulking Unite The Kree and Skrull for Marvel's Empyre?

Will Hulking Unite The Kree and Skrull for Marvel's Empyre?

Marvel Comics released a trailer for a new event kicking off in April 2020, dubbed Empyre. In the trailer, courtesy of CB Cebulski's very expressive face, through the blackout blinds we got a glimpse of the word KREE and a writer, AL EWING. That was all. It was enough to recall this teaser from the […]

Marvel Releases Trailer for Next Big Event: Empyre

Marvel Releases Trailer for 2020 Super-Mega-Crossover Event: Empyre

In a trailer that is laden with either rampant profanity or a lot of redacted secrets, Marvel has announced their next super-mega-crossover event: Empyre (with a Y). As you can see in the tweet below, not only is the trailer full of bleeps, but even the accompanying Tweet text is censored. We don't even have […]