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Magneto Joins the X-Men in New One:12 Collective Figure 

Magneto Joins the X-Men in New Mezco One:12 Figure 

Magneto is just as iconic as the X-Men themselves. He appeared right alongside the X-Men in X-Men #1 written by Stan Lee. Since that day Magneto has varied his strategies and paths. In the Marvel Now series, he teamed up and join Cyclops in Uncanny X-Men after Wolverine took over as headmaster in the Jean […]

The Marvel Monsoon Versus The DC Drought

Marvel Legacy is on the horizon now, and, with it, Marvel is promising fewer titles and a return of the classic heroes. This seems unsurprising as their attempts to add new heroes and diversify their cast has been met with fan outcries, and their shipments to stores in North America have taken a drop. The […]

Report Says Ghost Rider Is Joining Agents Of Shield But He Ain’t Johnny Blaze

There have been a few murmurs in the last few days about the possibility of Ghost Rider joining Agents of Shield thanks to some cryptic advertising around SDCC. Well, Latino Review are claiming that this is indeed happening and claim they’ve been given a few other details too. Instead of going with Johnny Blaze to bring […]

That Marvel Divided We Fall 2016 Jigsaw In Full (With A Few Missing Pieces)

Thanks to help from martincasanova and Brad in the Bleeding Cool comments and TheLazerShell on r/comicbooks, this is the best we can do of the Marvel NOW! “Divided We” Fall 2016 jigsaw. Marvel, it seems, had a few missing pieces from the box. Notice a divide between two camps. Riri Williams, the new War Machine, leading […]

How The Marvel Relaunches Demonstrate Publishing Priorities

Remember Marvel Point One, the first time Marvel did a round of themed revamps, from 2011? The focus was Nova, Daredevil, Doctor Strange, Ultron, Phoenix, Hawkeye and The Watcher. Though it would end up with the latter being killed off.The other image was basically Fantastic Four and X-Men. How things have changed. What can we […]

Avengers Undercover – The Relaunch That Didn’t Work

Ian Melton reported back after talking to comic creators at Rose City Comic Con last weekend.  Including Dennis Hopeless… He writes, Dennis Hopeless was very happy to meet fans and talk about his past works and his love for Avengers Arena and Avengers Undercover.  “Avengers Undercover is basically where we were going for arc #2 on Avengers […]

Italy To Publish Portfolio Of Milo Manara’s Marvel Work

Italian artist Milo Manara is famed for, well, that kind of artwork. And he’s been doing a few variant covers for Marvel Comics of late. Just to keep his hand in. Well, now Panini Comics Italia is doing a portfolio collecting ten of them at 44.5 x 29.5 cm (11.6 x 17.5 inches), only for certain comics shops that […]

The War Of Attrition In Comic Book Relaunches

In July, DC Comics will be relaunching Teen Titans and Suicide Squad, with Nightwing relaunched as Grayson. We’ve recently described this as All New DC Now, after Marvel’s All New Marvel NOW, the second wave of relaunching comic books in recent years, with Fantastic Four and Wolverine as the comics that got relaunched twice. So how […]

Tuesday Morning Runaround – Marvel NOW What?

  After Captain America: The Winter Soldier, are our Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. left with an empty warehouse any picking up their pink slips? Sean Williamson asks the question…. WHEN WOMEN CRITIQUE COMICS Janelle Asselin writes about her experiences after criticising the cover for Teen Titans #1 for featuring what appeared to be a teenage Wonder […]

Gendercrunching January 2014 – Including Female Characters At DC And Marvel

Tim Hanley writes: For the first time in a long time, DC has posted a higher overall percentage of female creators than Marvel for two months in a row. Both publishers improved on their December numbers, and while DC is above their average total, Marvel remains far below their past highs. We also take a […]

Marvel Now Comic & Costume Review (Part 1): Wolverine, Avengers, Fantastic Four – VIDEO

Welcome to Part 1 of a 2 part series–Comics and Cosplay. Host Ian Mageto, our Senior Cosplay Correspondent and Bleeding Cosplay columnist, reviews the new comics and costumes from Marvel’s All New Marvel Now series. Dive into his thoughts on Wolverine, Avengers’ World, Ghost Rider, Magneto, Fantastic Four, and more. [youtube][/youtube]   You can subscribe […]

A Comic Show – Happy All New Marvel Now Year!

[youtube][/youtube] Aaron Haaland, of A Comic Shop, Florida, writes, Hey Fandom! It’s the All-New Year Now and I’m back with some books! All-New Marvel Now starts now with another Point One of teasers. Slott’s Silver Surfer was fun, as was Loki: Agent of Asgard. Black Widow is my pick of the week. I explain how […]

Bleeding Cool Bestseller Chart – 28th Dec 2013 – DC Knocks Out Marvel

This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the “Wednesday Warriors”, those who can’t wait to the weekend to get this week’s comics. We salute you, and the keenness you bring to your […]

Marvel Plans To Talk To One Hundred Million Potential Comic Book Readers

We ran the glossy foldout in some of this week’s Marvel titles. We told you which Marvel .NOW titles would have five or more free issues, digitally, as well as a digital copy of the comic in question. But Marvel have other plans for All New Marvel Now. And some of them involve spending money. […]