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The Privilege of the Kingpin in Daredevil #7 (Preview)

The Privilege of the Kingpin in Daredevil #7 (Preview)

Next week’s Daredevil #7 gives us some insight into how the other criminals of Marvel’s New York City are dealing with the Kingpin becoming mayor. And in this preview of that issue, we see the Kingpin gathering the New York City crimelords for a meeting of the minds inside a bank vault… something a few […]

Let’s Take a Look at the Marvel Legends Kingpin BAF Spider-Man Wave

Hasbro’s third Marvel Legends release of the year already after a new Black Panther wave and the Captain Marvel wave is a Spider-Man related wave. Like most, when I saw the line-up of this one I kinda scratched my head wondering why some of the characters chosen are here, until I saw Night Thrasher and […]



How to Smell Like the Kingpin in Next Week’s Man Without Fear #3

He’s a wildly successful businessman turned Mayor of New York City, the envy of millions, and quite handsome to boot! Who wouldn’t want to emulate Wilson Fisk, the Kingpin? Now, you can, as next week’s issue of Man Without Fear reveals the secret to smelling just like The Kingpin. Matt Murdock is laid out in […]

Daredevil: Vincent D’Onofrio Willing to Make Offer Netflix Can’t Refuse to Save Series

Anyone who knows Marvel lore knows you never count The Kingpin out – and that includes the Netflix version’s real-life “alter-ego” Vincent D’Onofrio, who isn’t taking the streaming service’s cancellation of popular series Marvel’s Daredevil lying down – and he’s urging the fans to do the same. While clearly the primary antagonist in the show’s […]

Vincent D’Onofrio, Others React to ‘Marvel’s Daredevil’ Cancellation

Marvel’s Daredevil fans were saddened with last night’s decision from Netflix to cancel the superhero series after it’s third season. Vincent D’Onofrio, who played Marvel villain Kingpin in the series, commented on the cancellation this morning, posting this Tweet: “@Daredevil @netflix canceled. Yet Daredevil is still out there blood stained high up poised in the moonlight. […]


Daredevil #605 cover by Chris Sprouse and Marte Gracia

Daredevil #605 Review: The Over-the-Top Battle of City Hall

Wilson Fisk is on his feet again and demanding the seat of mayor back from Matt Murdock. Meanwhile, Daredevil, Father Jordan, and the Order of the Dragon are pinned down across town. However, their lucks change when they find a police horse stable. They use the horses to draw the Hand back to city hall […]


Vincent D’Onofrio Says He’s Wrapped on Daredevil Season 3, End of Kingpin?

Emmy-nominated actor Vincent D’Onofrio has wrapped shooting on season 3 of Netflix’s Marvel series Daredevil, and it may mean the end of Kingpin. Sure, it’s only assumption on my part in reading his tweet about the completion of shooting, but you be the judge: I wrapped on DD last night. What we have coming for you is […]

Daredevil #601 cover by Chris Sprouse, Karl Story, and Jordie Bellaire

Daredevil #601 Review: The Rise of Mayor Matt Murdock

Daredevil escapes from custody with the unwilling help of a pair of Hand ninjas, and Matt Murdock returns to city hall. Wilson Fisk is still incapacitated, and, thanks to some laws from the last administration, Matt Murdock is the new mayor of New York City. He goes to work in helping the city fend off […]

Spider-Man is Back in Black in Spider-Man #800

The infamous Black Suit returns starting in Amazing Spider-Man #800. The once alien symbiote was one of the most dramatic costume changes of all time and spawned one of the greatest villains/anti-heroes of Marvel Comics: Venom. It stuck with the Webhead some time before attaching itself to Eddie Brock — about five years. Later, Black Cat would give […]

Old Man Logan #37 cover by Mike Deodato Jr. and Carlos Lopez

Old Man Logan #37 Review: Logan Battles Bullseye with Hipster Food

Old Man Logan tracks down Sarah Dewey, the woman who wrote Kingpin’s biography. He wants to know if she can help with the information on Fisk’s stolen drive, and she points him in the direction of a hacktivist friend. Little do they know, Fisk has sent Bullseye after the drive, and he will kill anyone […]

Daredevil #600 cover by Dan Mora and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Daredevil #600 Review: A Climactic Twist to ‘Mayor Fisk’

Daredevil and his allies assemble to spy on Mayor Fisk’s criminal allies in the hopes of gaining enough information to depose the Kingpin. Things don’t go quite as planned, and Daredevil leaves to confront Wilson Fisk once again. Elsewhere, Blindspot’s battle with Muse is complicated by Sam’s connection with the Hand returning to haunt him. […]

Daredevil #599 cover by Dan Mora and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Daredevil #599 Review: Compelling Character Building and Gritty Art

Daredevil seeks out Muse while Mayor Fisk spins the murder of the six police officers as an attack from the Punisher. This furthers Fisk’s anti-hero message. Deputy Mayor Matt Murdock tries to push him away from this tactic, but Fisk is determined to make superheroes the enemies of New York. Meanwhile, Blindspot intends to settle […]

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 […]

Daredevil #598 cover by Dan Mora and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Daredevil #598 Review: The City is Ablaze… with the Art of Muse-ic

Muse’s massive pro-hero graffiti begins to pop up in places across the city, and it is starting to run against Mayor Wilson Fisk’s hardline stance against vigilantes. This, naturally, enrages the former Kingpin. He wants Muse brought in, but Matt Murdock knows this could only end in a bloodbath with Muse. Matt hopes Daredevil can […]

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 […]

Daredevil #597 cover by Dan Mora and Romulo Fajardo

Daredevil #597 Review: The Fisk Administration

Mayor Wilson Fisk makes a very big showing of appointing Matt Murdock, who has ardently and publicly opposed Fisk in the past, as Deputy Mayor of New York City. Foggy Nelson is baffled to find his close friend in this position, especially given the many clashes between Daredevil and the Kingpin in the past. Plus, […]