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Tribute to Justin Ponsor, in Marvel Comics This Month

Marvel Comics has run tributes to a number of comic book creators who have passed away in their pages in recent years. But this may be the first time they have done so for a colourist. Justin Ponsor died in May after battling cancer, aged 42. At the time, Marvel Comics stated, Justin Ponsor was one […]

Juston Posnor Dies Aged 42, Comics Industry Remembers

Colourist Justin Ponsor Dies at 42, Comics Industry Remembers

Comic book colourist Justin Posnor has sadly lost his battle with cancer, passing away at the age of 42. His family posted the following statement: “After a long and well documented battle with cancer, Justin passed away in his home early on the morning of May 18th surrounded by loved ones. It has been a […]

Avengers #7 cover by Geoff Shaw and Jason Keith

The Avengers #7 Review: Riding the Flaming Woolly Mammoth

Long ago, there was a cave boy who lived with a pack of his kind. However, he was the only one in his pack that could speak or think clearly. One day, a large man with white hair arrived and carved his way to the top of the pack. He could think and speak clearly […]

Spider-Man #240 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Spider-Man #240 Review: Another Heartwarming Bendis Farewell

Spider-Man awakens in a hospital bed having lost time and feeling unwell. His mom informs him that he’s been unconscious for days. Dr. Claire Temple arrives to tell him that he has a viral infection, and his spider-powers make it more difficult to treat him properly. As we are given flashbacks to the conflict atop […]

GoFundMe to Aid in Color Artist Justin Ponsor’s Cancer Treatment

A GoFundMe page has been set up to aid in cancer treatment of Marvel color artist Justin Ponsor. The colorist, known for contributing to recent titles such as Defenders, Death of Wolverine, Avengers, and Ultimate Spider-Man, is suffering from cancer which is expected to incur high medical expenses. Here is what Alex Car, who set up the GoFundMe, says on the page; […]

Defenders #10 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Defenders #10 Review: A Heartfelt Farewell from Bendis

The Hood meets up with the former Kingpin and current Mayor of New York City, Wilson Fisk, on how to best be a Kingpin of Crime. The Defenders deal with the idea of being local heroes. Black Cat appears to be turning over a new leaf as she tries to help Misty Knight and the […]

Defenders #9 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Defenders #9 Review: The Exciting Peak of an Already Great Series

Jessica Jones pleads with Misty Knight to allow her to see the Punisher for information. After some convincing, Jess gets some face-time with Frank Castle. Later, the Defenders get the drop on Diamondback. All seems to be going smoothly until back-up in the form of Fixer, Moonstone, and Titania arrives. From here, it becomes a […]

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The Controversial Fate of Miles Morales in Spider-Men II Revealed

Spider-Men II #5 by Brian Michael Bendis, Sara Pichelli, Mark Bagley, Elisabetta D’Amico, John Dell, Justin Ponsor, and Cory Petit is the final issue of the crossover series with the two Spider-Men now living in the 616 Universe (or whatever it is Marvel wants to call it now), Peter Parker and Miles Morales. As one of […]

Defenders #7 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Defenders #7 Review: Fun, Whip-Smart, And Gorgeous High Action

Defenders #7 from Marvel Comics by Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez, Justin Ponsor, Paul Mounts, and Cory Petit, continues the run on the street-level gang of New York heroes. They struggle against the rising gang war for New York as hands left and right fight to fill the void left by the Kingpin. The book […]



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Defenders #5 Review: Smart, Gritty And A Stunning Looking Book From Marvel

Defenders #5 from Marvel Comics by writer Brian Michael Bendis, artist David Marquez and colourist Justin Ponsor (with lettering by VC’s Cory Petit) is an incredibly smart book that immediately pulls off something the Netflix Defenders series’ all pulled – what seemed like an ending of the story last week was not really the end, […]

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Defenders #4 Review: Still Gorgeous, Still Fun, But A Tad Anticlimactic

Defenders #4 from Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez, and Justin Ponsor wraps up the opening arc for this brand-new run of the series, focusing on the street level heroes of New York’s Hell’s Kitchen and Harlem. It continues to be one of the most fun comics coming out from Marvel, with some top-notch banter. However, […]

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Defenders #3 Review: A Beautiful Piece Of Comics

Defenders #3 is the next part in our little story of the Netflix Marvel heroes adventures in the Marvel Comics Universe. This comic could have come across as a crass cash cow tie in, but instead, it is very quickly becoming a book I eagerly anticipate each week its out and an example of the […]