Interview: THE JOYNERS, Artistic Credit and the Backbone of Comics with R.J. Ryan


In 2014 Los Angeles-based writer R.J. Ryan (Syndrome) and illustrator David Marquez (Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man) did the unthinkable; they produced a full graphic novel in three dimensions: The Joyners in 3D. Marquez underwent a complicated conversion sequence to present his pencils in the third demension, but was discovered by Marvel in the process. Between the pages of Ultimate […]

CIVIL WAR II in June: #1 is 56-Pages for $5.99, Issue #2 is $4.99 + $3.99 Tie-ins


Is the $4.99 price point going to become a reality for Big Two comics in the immediate future? Marvel shared a look at the publisher’s wares in June, including a peak at the next crossover after the recently concluded Secret Wars, Civil War II. While the first issue of Secret Wars had an expanded page count, […]

More Civil War II Details: Tony Stark Vs. Captain Marvel?


Marvel has just unveiled additional details to Civil War II, the publisher’s next big crossover event. Instead of the traditional Captain America and Iron Man clash, a new cover unveils a feud between Captain Marvel and Iron Man. Previously we saw Iron Man and (Sam Wilson) Captain America in a clash as well. A major fight […]

Marvel’s Civil War II Creative Team is revealed — UPDATED

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Marvel teased Civil War II with a postcard last October, but no more information has been revealed. However, a calendar for retailers had the project as the calendar girl for April, and Lucas Siegel got them to fess up: it will be written by Brian Michael Bendis and Drawn by David Marquez, basically the current […]

Bendis Teases an Additional Iron Man title and Celebrates 200,000 Pre-Orders

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This morning author Brian Michael Bendis teased a second Iron Man title in addition to his upcoming Invincible Iron Man via his Tumblr account: “Man, the launch of ‘Iron Man’ is going so well, I might have to launch another!” The writer initially shared the debut of a variant for the Invincible Iron Man comic by frequent collaborator Sara […]

Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez discuss the new era of Invincible Iron Man


Last weekend’s announcement of Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez taking over the reins on the second announced “All-New Marvel” title, Invincible Iron Man, was the biggest headline of NYCC Special Edition. The Eisner winning writer and his collaborator on Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man taking over the adventures of Tony Stark mark a brand new […]

NYCC: The X-Men in Marvel NOW!


The X-Men panel has just ended at NYCC, revealing a few bits and pieces, but mostly just going over the basic premise for each of the titles in the Marvel NOWniverse. But there are some bits and pieces! And new art from Mike Del Mundo and Stuart Immonen! Here’s a rundown: