“I don’t want to say that I felt pressured by Marvel or the community to take a stand. I respect them both and would listen to them as best I could, but in the end, this was for me.”
The Marvel Universe is becoming enveloped in the clutches of a Secret Empire formed by former Marvel hero Steve Rogers. Readers were shocked when the character teased that he had switched sides as the seeds for Secret Empire were planted back in 2016 in the pages of Captain America: Steve Rogers #1. After a year […]
If you are familiar, or in the least semi-familiar, with the early history of the comic medium, images of fit men flying and punching everything in sight while wearing tights might blip through your imagination. Perhaps to your surprise, comics in the early 1900’s were diverse and meant for a broad audience. In fact, it […]
Xavier Lancel dives into January’s and February’s Marvel sales!
Artist, illustrator, writer, and in a way Jack Kirby historian are a few of the titles that Arlen Schumer would claim for himself. The man of many talents is hard at work at this year’s San Diego Comic Fest, giving four “visualectures” throughout the convention weekend. Since SDCF is paying special tribute to the […]
Hydra Cap is coming out, and he’s doing it on the cover of Secret Empire #0 by Mark Brooks. The upcoming Marvel event sees people fighting, taking sides, etc. And it’s going to be bad: Tom Brevoort, Marvel’s senior vice president, has described “Secret Empire” #0 as detailing “the worst day of the Marvel Universe.” […]
Marvel has been teasing its next event, Secret Empire, for a bit, with events rolling out of the Cap/Hydra storyline. And now Disney affiliate ABC has all the core-shaking details and the roll out of he cover by Mark Brooks, complete with Spider-Man in his tarditional taint-first pose:
Matt Furie, the creator of Pepe the Frog, weighs in on Richard Spencer getting clocked while talking about Pepe the Frog pic.twitter.com/Ga7nFLIUdR — Your Trusted Wizard (@Choplogik) January 23, 2017 On January 20th, white supremacist/Nazi Richard Spencer was punched by a still unknown assailant on live TV while Spencer was tapping his Pepe the Frog […]
Marvel has been teasing something called Secret Empire all week long and yesterday CBR shared what looks to be the final teaser. The publisher finally showed us which characters the Secret Empire could possibly be made up of. The teaser includes Marvel key players Old Man Logan, Black Panther, Captain America, Captain Marvel, Spider-Man, Rocket Raccoon, Black […]
Marvel has begun a new teaser campaign, something they delight in. This apparently refers to the spring event which will roll out of the much-loved, not at all controversial Cap-in-Hydra storyline. Good times!