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Black Panther Marvel Legends Hit the Mark… for the Most Part

Black Panther hits theaters in less than a month, but right now you can get your hands on T’Challa and others from the film in the latest wave of Marvel Legends. Hitting shelves now, the newest wave of figures features a mix of film-based figures and comic-related ones, as usual. No wave of figures is […]

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Namor And Gentle Join The Cast Of Marvel’s X-Men Red

As part of our beloved ongoing series of clickbait articles reporting on today’s trickle of teaser reveals exposing the cast of the new Jean Grey led team of X-Men in X-Men Red, Bleeding Cool can now reveal that Marvel has revealed another two cast members in the book. Joining team leader Jean Grey, the first character […]

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Brian Michael Bendis’s List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]

Jean Grey #3 Review: A Tighter, More Focused Story

I ragged on Jean Grey #2 pretty hard for its overload of guest stars, among whom were Rachel Summers, Hope Summers, Colossus, and Kid Omega. There were a lot, to say the least, and they seemed to overwhelm the narrative beyond any real reason. It reflected a self-consciousness; the story seemed afraid that its character […]

Secret Empire: Brave New World #2 Review: Half A Good Book

As Bleeding Cool’s resident “Secret Empire is actually pretty good” guy and as someone who was looking forward to the debut of the new Patriot, Rayshaun Lucas, I felt that it was necessary to review this comic. Yes, it’s over a week old now, but that doesn’t mean that the material has automatically become stale […]

Beta Ray Bill Teased In New Disneyland Ride?

I’ve spent a good deal of time talking about Disneyland’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout ride. Everything I’ve seen of it looks amazing, but recently IGN suggested that some of the nods within the ride could mean possible future movies. From the picture below (from IGN), it’s clear that this “Asgardian Hammer” is based […]

Has Marvel Started Working On A Secret Namor Film?

In June of last year, while on the Fatman on Batman podcast, Marvel’s Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada told Kevin Smith that the much disputed rights to Namor: The Sub-Mariner had reverted back to Marvel. He had been locked up for years at Universal and then for a while it was unclear exactly who owned […]

‘Reparations For Wakanda. Namor Owe Us.’ – Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Answers Questions About Black Panther

A respected, serious, political writer is picked to write the ongoing comic book series Black Panther. Lots of people enjoy the perceived disconnect. Not the least, Ta-Nehisi Coates. Take it away sir… @tanehisicoates Do you have a recommendation of a particular Black Panther arc/series to get into the character? — David […]

How Could Namor Survive His Death In Avengers?

So, this happened to Namor. And this. And then this. Dead as a sea-dodo, right? Well… Jonathan Hickman does love a point of continuity to be raised and reincorporated… Such as this. And this. And this… And this… I was wondering… what about the sea cucumber? Scientists at the University of Puerto Rico have discovered that sea […]

Today, One Avenger Murders Another Avenger, As Secret Wars Begins (SPOILERS)

Today, there’s a new Star Wars comic. A new Walking Dead comic. Some may be forgiven for ignoring today’s copy of The Avengers. So here is a spoiler-filled heads up. Not complete spoilers, but enough to make the pont and to make spoiler-phobic folk start screaming. Hence this spoiler warning. That’s the one. Okay, where […]

Kevin Feige Addresses The Complicated Movie Rights Of Namor The Sub-Mariner

In an interview with, the head of Marvel Studios was asked about the possiblity of Universal and Legendary Pictures making a Sub-Mariner movie. Kevin Feige responded with, “No.” They then asked him if a Namor film was going to be made, would Marvel be the one to make it… “Yes, but it’s slightly more […]

A New Rights Issue Waiting To Happen – Namor, The Sub-Mariner?

So we have rumours of a Namor The Sub Mariner movie planned, wither at Universal of Marvel depending who is talking. But here is a very interesting point to touch about a supposed Namor movie. He is one of the rare Marvel characters that has an actual, 100% solid rights-reversion case. Here’s how it goes. The […]

Could The Namor Movie Be Coming In 2016?

So... maybe Namor is coming soon, maybe he isn't. For now, there's not much to go on, but I do think it's all-but inevitable that Universal will give the big wet fella a movie sooner rather than later.

Is James Robinson To Write Namor? (UPDATE – No)

James Robinson recently announced he was leaving Earth 2 at DC Comics, despite there being plans to expand Earth 2 into a second book. The other day, James Robinson tweeted and then deleted the following; It may have been something sent as a private message, tweeted publicly by mistake. Which is something that rather reminds […]

AVX Versus Pages May Be Lettered. May Be Not. Does It Matter?

  Here’s a preview of the AVX comic, Versus, intended to expand the fight scenes in the main title like children sat around a schoolyard scrap. And promises no scenes sat around kitchen tables. Unless that kitchen table is exploding. Magneto vs a non-magnetic Iron Man, and Namor lnocking down the Thing underwater. And plummeting […]

Will Someone Please Give Hope And Namor Their Own Series?

From today’s Uncanny X-Men #8, by Kieron Gillen and Greg Land. Slightly spoilerish but I think you’ll live.   Hope and Namor. One a teenager from the future, the other a century old warrior from the deep. Of course they should have a comic book series together. Here’s another bit from today’s issue. And of […]