I’ve become a bit perversely fascinated by Marvel’s Inhumans. When something this epically bad happens, it emits a hypnotic allure. And the blame game is beginning to start. According to Variety, people at ABC already had voiced “concerns”: ABC sources tell Variety that concerns over quality of “Inhumans” episodes — both the special effects […]
I think this publicity still tells you everything you need to know about the Inhumans. Everyone knows Lockjaw is cute, and this pandering shot of him, floppy tongued and welcoming eyed, entreats you to love him, LOVE him, just give him a chance, while the awful CGI that looks like something that your uncle Fred who got a new iPad Pro for his birthday did while experimenting with Sketch Club.
Marvel has a new trailer for Legacy which comes out on September 27 and will change EVERYTHING…back to the way it was. Marvel Legacy will take over Marvel comics from October into January, and possibly beyond! It all starts in Marvel Legacy #1, which heralds the return of the greatest heroes of the Marvel […]
As folks make plans for the Labor Day weekend, one activity I’m sure is high on everyone’s list is running out to see Marvel’s Inhumans on IMAX, right on the to do list after changing the kitty litter and cleaning out the microwave, I’m sure. In fact I just checked the 7 pm showing at my local, and if you haven’t made plans, some good seats are available.
Has Marvel declared war on their own cover prices? Remember that absurd (up to 80% off) sale on the Marvel digital graphic novels on Kindle back in June? Well, it appears there’s a sequel in the works. Marvel Labor Day Weekend Linewide Sale Save up to 50% off thousands of single issue comics and graphic […]
This week over at Marvel it all ends and The Vanishing Point opens up. The publisher’s latest crossover epic Secret Empire is coming to a big conclusion and it’s everybody in the Marvel Universe versus Steve Rogers, Captain America, winner-take-all! Elsewhere I’m still waiting for The House of Ideas to pull the wool from underneath my eyes and […]
And finally, the comparison chart of DC, Marvel and Image. So we can see where the biggest sales sit on the Direct Market Landscape. Standard disclaimers: The numbers are based on the Diamond sales charts as estimated by the very reliable John Jackson Miller. These charts are pretty accurate for U.S. Direct Market sales with the […]
Now it’s time for a look at Marvel’s sales distribution charts for July. Standard disclaimers: The numbers are based on the Diamond sales charts as estimated by the very reliable John Jackson Miller. These charts are pretty accurate for U.S. Direct Market sales with the following caveats: 1) you can add ~10% for UK sales, which […]
The writer forging the future of Marvel is getting a stab at Generations! Jason Aaron is joining the comic book madness of Generations to write Thor and tease the future of Marvel with the Avengers of 1,000,000 B.C. in this week’s issue of Generations! We’re taking a look at the big issue which brings the […]
It seems that the retailer revolt against Marvel’s Lenticular Legacy Variants is spreading. MyComicShop.Com is the prominent online extension of the Texas comic shops chain Lone Star comics. Owner Buddy Saunders announced in their newsletter yesterday that they would only be ordering the variants for the main Legacy book. Except for Marvel Legacy #1, […]