This week Marvel is launching a couple more ongoings including a batch of new/old ongoings back into their best-selling Star Wars line of books with Darth Vader #1 featuring most prolific writer of the line, Charles Soule stepping up to bat with fan-favorite artist Giuseppe Camuncoli. Marvel has been talking about their upcoming Iceman series since […]
Deep down, you knew that Darth Vader sold too well to sit on the sidelines for very long. And you also knew the Gillen / Larroca series was not going to be easy to follow up on. Right on both counts, it seems. June will see the first issue of a new Darth Vader series from Marvel, and […]
by Xavier Lancel Welcome to a new analysis of the Marvel sales. Reminder: I’m French, that’s why I’m talking funny. Please address your complaints to my “sorry, no foie gras for Christmas” country. If last month was very quiet for Marvel, this one is literally bursting with new titles, events and…falls! A lot of Marvel […]
Diving into the sales of Civil War II!
Xavier Lancel tackles Marvel’s sales as Civil War II begins!
Darth Vader was arguably the strongest of Marvel’s Star Wars modern publishing line that rebooted last year. While Jason Aaron‘s (Ghostrider) Star Wars title continues to push the line forward and retain an immense quality, Kieron Gillen (The Wicked + The Divine) and Salvador Larroca’s (Invincible Iron Man) beloved work on the Vader series has made […]
SECRET WARS has finally ended…with a shocking sales twist!
Our resident Marvel analyst takes a look at the publisher’s November sales, discerning which All-New All-Different titles are posed to be failures and which might become breakout successes.
Announced today at Marvel’s annual SDCC “Cup O’ Joe” Panel featuring Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada, the Marvel Star Wars comic franchise will mark its first anniversary by releasing its first line-wide crossover event, Star Wars: Vader Down. Co-written by flagship title author Jason Aaron and Darth Vader writer Kieron Gillen, Vader Down will see the titular Sith […]
By: Nick Eskey Hello again nerds and nerdettes, and welcome to another installment of San Diego Comic-Con Funko releases! You know Funko, the purveyors of the highly popular POP! series of collectible figurines, who also vow to “cover as many beloved licenses and characters as possible to remind every Comic-Con attendee why they fell in […]