Here are the Top Five Titles You Can Snag with ComiXology’s Marvel BOGO Deal this Weekend

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Labor day is one of the more bittersweet holidays.  On the one hand, it represents an extra long weekend of fun in the sun, family barbecues, and poolside relaxation.  On the other hand, it’s the end of summer.  For our luckier readers, that means very little.  For those of us in the Northeastern United States, […]

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: G. Willow Wilson Accepts the Second Annual Dwayne McDuffie Diversity in Comics Award for MS. MARVEL

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Yesterday, G. Willow Wilson won the Second Annual Dwayne McDuffie Awards for Diversity in Comics for her work with artist Adrian Alphona on Ms. Marvel.  The ceremony was held at Long Beach Comic Expo and began with a speech by Khary Payton (Teen Titans), host of the awards and long time collaborator with the late Dwayne McDuffie (Static Shock).  He recounted […]

Marvel Switches the A-Force Talent Line-up: Thompson and Caldwell Enlist

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Fans got the chance to read the brand new A-Force #1 last week but Marvel has already announced a brand new creative team for the series. Writer Kelly Thompson (Gem and the Holograms) is joining artist Ben Caldwell (Prez) to take over the series from writers G. Willow Wilson (Ms. Marvel), Marguerite Bennett (Angela: Queen […]

The Beat’s Best Comics of 2015

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The Comics Beat’s staff votes on the best Comic Books and Graphic Novels of the year.

All New, All Different A-Force #1 is only somewhat different

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Is it truly all new and different? G. Willow Wilson and Jorge Molina are back on the book from before that whole Secret Wars thing, as are Singularity, She-Hulk, Captain Marvel, Dazzler, Medusa and Nico Minoru. Somewhat new? According to the blurb, coming back from the Secret Wars Singularity has to get the team together but they don’t remember who she is. Awkward.

At any rate, the lady Avengers get to recreate the all-timer Straight Outta Compton album cover, and that’s pretty cool.

Ms. Marvel #1 Explores Kamala Khan’s role in the Avengers

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Marvel is prepping to relaunch their entire line (which we are taking a look at in critical detail) including the acclaimed Ms. Marvel series. Ms. Marvel was promoted to Captain Marvel in 2012 effectively leaving the Ms. Marvel moniker open. Kamala Khan swooped in two years later after the events of Infinity triggered a terrigen […]

Review: A-Force #1 Delivers on Captain Marvel Punching a Shark in the Middle of Secret Wars

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Writers:  G. Willow Wilson Marguerite Bennett Artists: Jorge Molina Craig Yeung Colorists: Laura Martin Matt Milla Letterer:  VC’s Cory Petit Marvel’s Mightiest Women finally get their own explosive series! In a secluded corner of the Battleworld, an island nation is fiercely protected by a team of Avengers the likes of which has only ever been […]

A-Force #1 Preview: Yes, Captain Marvel Punches a Shark…Stop Asking!

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Marvel’s A-Force #1 from G. Willow Wilson and Marguerite Bennett with art from Jorge Molina features a stable of the publishers mightiest female heroes — and Captain Marvel punching a shark. The comic takes place during Battleworld in the upcoming Secret Wars event, which see’s nearly every Marvel character converging (haha) on one singular planet. The warriors […]

A ton o’ Dynamite news: The Spirit, All-Woman crossover event, Waid on The Avenger and New Figures

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Dynamite has had a lot of news this week in the busy Toy Fair/ComicsPRo period, including an exciting crossover event the return of two iconic heroes, and a new merchandise line. Here’s a digest version: