Marvel’s busy last few weeks continue with more Generations. This week we’re seeing double in the Generations one-shot featuring a tale of the older and younger Jean Grey! To make the publishing line even more wild this week, beloved Marvel writer Christopher Priest is returning to the publisher with the extraordinary Phil Noto in Inhumans: […]
Marvel has been regularly revealing more details such as creative teams on the upcoming Marvel Legacy titles each day. Here’s the latest batch: ICEMAN #6: CHAMPIONS REASSEMBLED Written by SINA GRACE Penciled by ROBERT GILL Cover by KEVIN WADA ICEMAN, one of the most powerful mutants within the Marvel Universe, discovers his powers and his […]
Marvel has tried and tried to make the Inhumans cool and this Lockjaw plush from Funko is the closest they’ve come yet. The promo material released so far for the upcoming Inhumans tv show is looking a little rocky. But that hasn’t stopped Funkofrom seeing the true beauty of terragen mists. The regular plush […]
Hey, this column is monthly again! This could be a great time for celebration but, helas, time are grim for Marvel sales reports. The crisis is here. Anything selling more than 40K is a supra–hit and any title managing to not fall under 20K before its 12th issue can be deemed a moderate success.
This looks…to quote our fearless leader Heidi MacDonald…like a thing. Marvel Television, capitalizing on the good vibes coming out of most Spider-Man: Homecoming reviews that are rolling out today, wants to remind you about their upcoming Marvel series that will debut in IMAX theaters just ahead of airing on ABC: Inhumans. The series will bring […]
“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.”
While Marvel’s PR crisis continues to swirl, it should be noted that they still have books coming up from important new voices, and The Beat will continue to support these projects. Individual creators shouldn’t be penalized for misguided marketing efforts. Such a voice is Saladin Ahmed, the Hugo and Locus award winning science fiction writer who’s making his […]
We’re in a brand new era for both the Inhumans and X-Men. This sea change has come even quicker than usual from the publisher. Secret Wars spilled into January 2017 and along with it came a new direction for both series. Almost less than a year and one more event later we’re hitting the ground running […]
Marvel has been trying to make the Inhumans the next big thing for years. but it’s been an uphill battle and here are some of the reasons why.
Iwan Rheon, who played the brutal and conniving (among other colorful descriptors) Ramsay Bolton on HBO’s Game of Thrones will be trading in one villainous role for one that’s slightly more sympathetic. The Welsh actor, who was also a star of the British series Misfits, has signed on to play Maximus, the roguish brother of […]