We asked Marvel a few questions about their plans to use GeoTargeted digital advertising to drive customer into comic shops and here’s what we found out: There are plans in place to expand the program to Twitter, Facebook and banner advertising, but the initial roll out will be email. “Fans who subscribe, not only to […]
With Marvel rumored to be going back to legacy numbering on their titles, the opportunity for cherished numbering milestones is back in play.
There’s a new Astonishing X-Men #1 coming your way in July, and it’s attached to that Old Man Logan cover we teased the other day. And it’s got a writer, Charles Soule, but the artist is still CLASSIFIED. The rest of the cover reveals that Mystique, Rogue, Gambit, Bishop, Psylocke and Fantomex will all be joining OM Logan and Archangel […]
With a very different use of digital than we’ve been talking about lately, Marvel’s going to try and drive some more foot traffic to retailers with some targeted advertising. The press release is a bit on the “buzzword bingo” side of the English language, so allow me to attempt a translation. The gist of it is […]
Marvel has been a busy bee over the past couple of weeks with rumors of a relaunch and lots of publishing milestones, but we’re going to stop and smell the roses with the debut of Man-Thing #1 featuring beloved horror writer R.L. Stine and the excellent German Peralta on art. Next up is the finale of Inhumans […]
Debuting in the coming issue of Entertainment Weekly, we get our first real look at the upcoming third Thor movie from Marvel Studios, Thor: Ragnarok. Normally this would be a moment of some dubiousness given the track record of this particular portion of the MCU (the problem child being the second one moreso than the […]
Our review of the first six episodes of the latest Marvel/Netflix collaboration
Will the X-men ever come back from their exile in “licensed by Fox-land,” a purgatory of lessened emphasis, diminish licensing deals and general side-eye? Who knows, but they are hanging in there with a relaunch into Blue and Gold teams, a throwback to the days of 1991 (which we just reminded you of). It’s by Marc […]
UPDATE: BEfore this posts even hit its publish time, Jones was back on twitter, as predicted. Iron Fist premieres March 17th. Uh oh. Finn Jones stars as Danny Rand in the upcoming Netflix Iron Fist series. Since Jones’ casting, the show has come under heavy criticism for not casting an actor of Asian descent for the series’ lead […]
With Logan ruling the box office, take a look back at three of the all time classic X-Men comics, all available for free on ComiXology.