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Samuel L. Jackson Got Incepted into Taking on Nick Fury in Marvel Movies

Samuel L. Jackson Tells Jimmy Fallon How He Became Nick Fury

You’ve read the story before, but here’s your chance to HEAR Samuel L. Jackson talk about the hows and the whys of his taking on the Marvel Studios role of Director Nick Fury. On a recent stop by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on NBC to speak about the upcoming M. Night Shyamalan film Glass, Jackson revealed the connection […]


Black Panther #171 cover by Brian Stelfreeze and Laura Martin

Black Panther #171 Review: T’Challa Finally Reaches the Klaw

Okoye interrogates Asira for what she knows about the Klaw and the Originators. She’s willing and feels guilt over what she has done to Wakanda. Meanwhile, Black Panther confronts the Klaw and his allies on the field of battle at long last. Black Panther #171 finally reaches the climax of “Avengers of the New World,” […]

America #12 cover by Joe Quinones

America #12 Review: A Photo Finish to a Unique and Endearing Series

America is intent on saving her homeworld of Fuertona from La Legion. To do so, she calls upon the power of the the star Uzum, which is a mass of glowing material lodged in Fuertona. With this, America hopes to defeat La Legion for good and save her grandmother, Madrimar. America #12 arrives at a photo finish […]


Black Panther Ultimates #1 cover by Kenneth Rocafort

5 Days of Black Panther, Day 5: New Avengers, Ultimates, and Secret Wars

Before arriving at the current Black Panther series, we are going to take a look back at a couple of teams he enjoyed before the newest series under Ta-Nehisi Coates. From my personal experience, I had actually become more interested in T’Challa after reading about him in Al Ewing’s Ultimates and Ultimates Squared. Jonathan Hickman’s […]

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Top Marvel Comics of 2017 #4: Ultimates Squared #9 by Al Ewing and Travel Foreman

Ultimates by Al Ewing, Kenneth Rocafort, and, later, Travel Foreman was easily one of the best comics to come out of All-New, All-Different Marvel. Right out of the gate, this book presented a great team of heroes out to solve the biggest and most existential problems in the universe. The starting project was curing Galactus of its hunger, and that is […]

A Major Unexpected Return in Today’s Spider-Men II #5

Spider-Men II #5 has hit the shelves, and as well as the continued story of the relationship between Miles Morales and Peter Parker, and the legacy of Spider-Man, which we talked about earlier, writer Brian Michael Bendis leaves fans with a surprise return that has huge potential consequences for the Marvel Universe. Spoiler warnings set […]

Captain Marvel #126 cover by Phil Noto

Captain Marvel #126 Review: In A Mirror, Slightly Tinted Grey

The NASA shuttle containing Captain Marvel’s Alpha Flight crew just disappeared before her, leaving no trace. She finds a mysterious station with the Alpha Flight insignia, but, upon going inside, she finds a slightly different Puck, Sasquatch, and Wendy. They also call their crew Zeta Flight. They soon find themselves under attack. On a distant […]

Cover to America #8 by Joe Quinones

Marvel Legacy America #8 Review: Question Authority

America has returned home after learning her family history from her grandmother, Madrimar. Unfortunately, there have been some changes at Sotomayor University, among which is a new professor in charge of relations between the faculty and students. Things get a bit weirder from there and not in the good way, at least, not for America […]

Cover to Mighty Captain Marvel #9 by Meghan Hetrick

The Mighty Captain Marvel #9 Review: Girls’ Day Out

The war against Hydra and the Chitauri is over. Alpha Flight is no more. The space station was destroyed. The Ultimates have done their job and freed Eternity. Quasar is gone. Carol Danvers must decide what to do with her life now. To help her, she enlists the help of two of her closest friends: […]

America #7 Review: A Goddess For The New Age

America Chavez gets in touch with her roots, as he grandmother explains the origins of their home planet, her people, how they came to the Utopian Parallel, and her mothers. America is a character that I’ve liked quite a bit since her recent inception. I’ve yet to read Vengeance, and I’m just now going back […]

‘Generations: Ms. Marvel’ #1 Review: Critical Theories… And Punching

I’ve yet to give my opinion of Kamala Khan, AKA Ms. Marvel, in my time on Bleeding Cool. Well, it’s time to do that. I think she’s great. She is among the most charming and inspiring heroes in modern comics. She maintains that sense of altruism and dedication to what’s right that most people call […]

Ultimates Squared #9 Review: Literal Existential Crisis

With the Eternity Watch united by Galactus. It is time for a showdown with Logos, the unity of Chaos and Order. Logos has met up with the death celestials sent into Eternity by the First Firmament, and they are having a war room meeting within the Superflow. The Maker (Ultimate Reed Richards) and High Evolutionary […]

Ultimates Squared #8 Review: Galactus And Ego Have A Heart-To-Heart

Al Ewing’s Ultimates has been one of Marvel’s absolute best titles since the launch of All-New, All-Different Marvel. Its mixture of character-focused plots and universe-shaking near-disasters make for an enthralling read. It also goes into some interesting and even semi-meta means of adding depth to the existential origins and gods of the Marvel Multiverse. “But […]

Will The Ultimate Universe Return Full-Time In August?

Tomorrow sees the All-New X-Men team of X-Men Blue meet up with the son of Ultimate Wolverine, who they last met on a jaunt into the Ultimate Universe. In tomorrow’s Infamous Iron Man, the Ultimate Mister Fantastic, The Maker, is getting to grips with The Thing. In recent issues of The Unworthy Thor, we saw the Ultimate Thor’s […]



The Shape Of The Marvel Universe – Past, Present And Future (SPOILERS)

The following posts contains what some may see as spoilers for Amazing Spider-Man, Avengers Standoff: Omega and Ultimates. Though Angela, Queen Of Hel, Ms Marvel and All-New Wolverine, you should be able to get away with. But handle with care. Because we are looking at the the shape of the post-Secret Wars Marvel universe. Now on its […]