Since last week, Marvel has been revealing the creative teams and details of the 53 title relaunch. (You can check out the details on the first four Legacy titles here) Here’s what Marvel has unveiled so far. AMERICA #8: EXTERMINATRIX Written by Gabby Rivera Penciled by Joe Quinones Cover by Joe Quinones Everyone’s favorite no-nonsense […]
That’s right, Robbi Rodriguez of team Spider-Gwen is retiring from comics.
The Hollywood Reporter and Comichron put together a list of 2015’s best selling single issues, based on estimated sales only of course, so salt yadda yadda: Star Wars No. 1 (985,976) (Marvel Entertainment) January Secret Wars No. 1 (527,678) (Marvel Entertainment) May Bravest Warriors: Tales From The Holo John No. 1 (502,737) (BOOM! Studios) May […]
March is Women’s History Month, and in 2016 Marvel plans on celebrating the tradition by releasing a series of variant covers featuring some of the company’s most prolific female heroes. These covers feature art by a variety of progressive and unique talents such as Tula Lotay, Annie Wu, Jamie McKelvie, and Emanuela Lupacchino. As Comics […]
Marvel’s landmark Secret Wars event has been beset with repeated delays, but the House of Ideas is moving ahead as scheduled with their full line relaunch, giving birth to the All-New, All-Different Marvel Universe. We at Comics Beat are dedicated to praising great comics, and with so many potential winners out there it can be hard to discern […]
On my lunch break today, I decided to catch up on a few books I had fallen behind on. Among them was Silk. I picked up the latest issue, branded with the “Last Days of…” banner given to all Marvel mainline Secret Wars tie-ins, and while I missed the cleanliness of regular artist Stacy Lee’s lines, I found […]
Cosplay is a thing. Variant covers are a thing. And now cosplay variant covers are most definitely a thing. Marvel will have 20 cover adorned by photos of cosplayers depicting the titular characters.
Call it a reboot. Call it a marketing ploy. After her massive Spiderverse debut and five solo book issues, Spider-Gwen is getting a new comic. It will debut this fall after Secret Wars under Marvel’s “All-New, All-Different” relaunch banner. However, the more things change, the more things stay the same. Despite being renumbered, Spider-Gwen will […]
200,000 pre-orders and many months in the making, Spider-Gwen #1 has finally arrived, bringing with her vibrant artwork and what is surely an outrageous cell phone bill.
Comicbook.com has become the go to place for Marvel print runs, with reports that Princess Leia #1 has 200,000 pre-orders and so does Spider-Gwen, which features an alternate universe Gwen Stacy with superpowers. Retailers are said to be excited about the latter: “We are going to order 100 plus; it’s getting great buzz,” said Jared […]