A big Marvel reboot, a midnight release of a previews magazine that reveals the state of Marvel after a big event called “Wars”…and a slow roll-out on everyone’s favorite rumour site. It must be Marvel Now (2016) right? Well if you have any memory at all you may recall the leaks for All New, All […]
Spider-Man is among the titles to get a new, more diverse hero, leaving only Iron Man as the old school white man. Miles Morales will star in Spider-Man #1 which goes on sale Feb 3, final order cut off today. Bran M Bendis and Sara Pichelli, who created Miles for the Ultimates universe, will bring him back in the all new, all different #1. According to Marvel, Peter Parker will also appear in the book, but as an older mentor figure. It’s Miles who’ll be juggling school and world saving, in the Spider-Man tradition.
Getting comics work from writer Warren Ellis (Injection) is cause for celebration, especially at the Big Two publishers where his output has been scarce recently. While the first issue of the writer’s acclaimed Karnak series launched in October, fans haven’t seen a monthly release schedule from the Gerardo Zaffino-drawn (Winterworld) comic book. This afternoon Marvel […]
How long does the Marvel Universe stay All-New and All-Different? How long does the Marvel Rundown (in it’s current incarnation) stay viable? The answer lies in the first column of the Marvel Rundown: The publisher’s landmark Secret Wars event has been delayed repeatedly, but Marvel is moving ahead as scheduled with their full line relaunch, […]
With so many different Marvel comics shipping each and every week, it can be hard to track exactly which comic books ships on which day. In fact for the All-New, All-Different Marvel Rundown, (our ongoing column where we take a look at each Marvel #1 in the All-New, All-Different line,) we were sure that the comics […]
Marvel Comics has an interesting problem on their hands. If you’ve been following the comics publisher or even the Diamond sales charts, it may have been brought to your attention that Marvel is unleashing a ton of brand new #1’s in advance of the conclusion of the landmark Secret Wars event. However these #1 issues […]
The Marvel Universe has moved on, but it’s left the rest of us behind. This is the fifth installment of the ongoing series where The Comics Beat looks at each new title in the All-New, All-Different Marvel line and tells you if these titles are worth your hard-earned dollars.
Marvel has just announced a new Contest of Champions title — a return to the three-issue mini-series of 1982 originally dubbed: Marvel Super Heroes Contest of Champions. The new game on IOS bearing the same name serves as the inspiration of the comic, which includes Maestro (Hulk villain) headlining the cover to the first issue. Al […]
Marvel went to USA Today this morning to break the news that author Brian Michael Bendis is switching from X-Men to the new Invincible Iron Man title. David Marquez of Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man is joining Bendis on pencils alongside color artist Justin Ponsor. This isn’t the first time that the author has written the character, as Tony […]
Marvel has released a brand new teaser for their All-New, All-Different line of characters. While yesterday’s image featured mostly Avengers heroes, this image contains a select few from the X-Men and Fantastic Four properties! From right-to-left the characters include a new Dr. Strange (or an old Dr. Strange with an axe,) Old Man Logan, Star-Lord, X-23 […]