Earlier this year Marvel tried out a weekly Avengers comic called “No Surrender”, written by the team of Mark Waid, Al Ewing and Jim Zub. Clearly the project was a success, because those same writers will be teaming up again next year for another weekly series, this time called “No Way Home”. Artists Paco Medina and […]
Marvel is bringing back Generation X, Iceman gets his own title, US Avengers is previewed and Marvel and Funko team up for mischief in this news roundup.
January’s US Avenger’s #1 is getting 53 regional variants, including all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada and the United Kingdom. The last three were all bigger than any state except Texas, which has a significant number of comics shops, I believe. Marvel released all 50 state variants covers. Some are red, some are blue. No idea […]
Marvel has just announced a new Contest of Champions title — a return to the three-issue mini-series of 1982 originally dubbed: Marvel Super Heroes Contest of Champions. The new game on IOS bearing the same name serves as the inspiration of the comic, which includes Maestro (Hulk villain) headlining the cover to the first issue. Al […]
Falling in line with the upcoming theatrical release of Guardians of the Galaxy, a couple of the team’s more likable (and perhaps a touch more scandalous) characters will also be seeing some center-stage comic debuts. The token human of the group happens to be one of those lucky two; Star Lord! Perhaps better known in the comic itself by his human name, the character Peter Quill will be appearing in his own reoccurring comic entitled Legendary Star Lord.
by Brandon Schatz When Marvel first announced the Rocket Raccoon book, I was fairly excited. Pairing the character with Skottie Young just as interest would crest for the movie seemed like a no-brainer, one that I could use to sell a few copies to interested parties. I was expecting healthy sales, but nothing that would […]
Marvel continue to roll out announcements today, with the news that Sam Humphries and Paco Medina will be the creative team for an ongoing Star Lord series. Following the exploits of the leader of the Guardians of the Galaxy (and star of the upcoming movie), the series will see him fighting the good fight off […]
Last year, Marvel received a letter from the mother of a young fan, Anthony Smith, who had hearing difficulties, and had been told by doctors that he would require a hearing aid. The mother was wondering if there were any heroes who had ever had hearing difficulties, who might serve as the inspiring spark for Anthony […]