September sales figures released by Diamond Comics distributors show DC holding on to its lead in both dollars and units, down a bit from August but still 13 points over Marvel in units, up from 12 last month. Month to month comparisons from August are down, but August was a five week month compared to September’s normal […]
SECRET WARS has finally ended…with a shocking sales twist!
Magic is the new trend at Marvel!
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 […]
After 15 weeks, it’s time for the end of Secret Wars…what did we think?
Oh what a long epic journey its been! From the long ago hints of a secret war beyond imagining through long deadline delays, am embattled industry, retail chaos and now finally next Wednesday Secret Wars ends! You’ll find out how whatisname finally beats whosis and…well…gee can’t quite recall…. If you’re a little hazy on what […]
We talk to someone who’s been waiting for Secret Wars to end before picking up any new Marvel titles. How has he been biding his time?
The first issue of Marvel’s brand new Secret Wars shipped in May of this year and was originally scheduled to conclude in eight issues. However, it now looks like Jonathan Hickman and Esad Ribic’s epic has been delayed into next year. According to the Diamond Distributors, Secret Wars ninth and final issue now has a January 6th street date. […]
Not to sound like a broken record or anything, but the Marvel Universe is undergoing a change. We’re evaluating the brand new titles birthed by the fallout of Secret Wars — taking a look at each and every #1 issue to tell readers if we think the comics are worth the dollars. It’s week #8 of The […]
We look at the quietest month for Marvel in a very long time. Despite the lack of new series, there’s some surprising reprint activity! What does it mean for All New, All Different Marvel?!