Two of Marvel’s weirdest oddballs are starring in the publisher’s biggest books this week!
How will Wally West find his place in a world that has forgotten him?
The concept of fake news existed long before Trump, and conspiracy theorists have also, but one difference between now and even a decade ago is that the institutionalization of misinformation has exploded and brought it more into the mainstream. Seth Rich conspiracy theorists, Pizzagate advocates , 9-11 truthers, Obama truthers, and the nearly-constant chant of […]
We took a break to focus on E3 last week and now that I’ve dumped a Big Gulp of Visine into my eyeballs, it’s once again time to talk new comics. It’s a good week to dive back in as Aspen Comics celebrates 15 years as a company by launching a new volume of its […]
We all have things we’d like to explain to our teenage selves, and I have a feeling the older we get, the more we want to unload. But there are levels of knowledge that can be addressed depending on your life. The necessary conversation might entail professional or educational advice. It might touch on family […]
I think it’s time you gave The Marvel Rundown a fresh start with takes on the new Iron Man, X-Men, and Spider-Man titles!
Alex reviews Batman #49 and Justice League #2!
Zach Worton’s The Curse of Charley Butters begins with a mystery, but soon shifts gears to the more immediate story — that of the investigator and the devastating effect the mystery has on his life while suggesting that the drive to solve the mystery is the symptom of a problem that is already there. Travis […]
The first trade paperback collection of the popular webcomic is as relatable as it is enjoyable.
Jonathan Hickman and Dustin Weaver’s masterful Marvel title S.H.I.E.L.D. came to a close this week. The story started – in 2010 and relaunched in 2011 – at a time when Hickman and Weaver both had a bright future at the publisher and less material in development. When the publication of the issues grew more sporadic, the […]