Preview: Miles Morales stars in Spider-Man #1

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Spider-Man is among the titles to get a new, more diverse hero, leaving only Iron Man as the old school white man. Miles Morales will star in Spider-Man #1 which goes on sale Feb 3, final order cut off today. Bran M Bendis and Sara Pichelli, who created Miles for the Ultimates universe, will bring him back in the all new, all different #1. According to Marvel, Peter Parker will also appear in the book, but as an older mentor figure. It’s Miles who’ll be juggling school and world saving, in the Spider-Man tradition.

Marvel Month-Month Sales October 2015: The Emptiness of Relaunches

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by Xavier Lancel Welcome to a new analysis of the Marvel sales. Reminder: I’m French, that’s why I’m talking funny. Please adress your complaints to my all-over-the-news country. Reminder: these sales numbers are estimates of sales to comics shops situated in North America. American comics do get sold somewhere else in their original floppy edition. […]

A Month Of Venturing Into the All-New, All-Different Marvel Universe: Recapping Week Two

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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 […]

A Month Of Venturing Into the All-New, All-Different Marvel Universe: Recapping Week One

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The weirdest thing happened in Marvel last week. The publisher’s landmark Secret Wars event has been delayed repeatedly, but Marvel is moving ahead as scheduled with their full line relauch, 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 […]

SDCC ’15: Marvel Announces the First Spider-Man/Deadpool Team Up Ever!

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If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like for a comic to be composed entirely of one-liners, wonder no more.  This Fall, writer Joe Kelly and artist Ed McGuinnes are teaming up to create the very first Spider-Man/Deadpool crossover EVER.  No further news has been announced at this time, so we can only speculate on whether […]

SDCC ’15: “Blade: the Hunter,” “Spidey,” and More Teased at Marvel Panel.

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Earlier today, Marvel officially announced a number of new titles at their retailer-only event.  However, they also revealed a few more titles that were meant to remain a secret.  Now, a source has revealed these secrets to the world:

Tom Holland is your new Spider-Man, Jon Watts to direct rebooted film

  After months and months of speculation, we now have a 100% official new Peter Parker as Tom Holland (The Impossible) will debut as rebooted version of Spider-Man in Captain America: Civil War as well as the next stand-alone Spider-Man film hitting theaters in 2017. Not only did Marvel and Sony announce their newest web-slinger, […]