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Avengers Arena #5

The Future of Avengers Arena is Game On!

After three heroes have met their untimely demise it appears Arcade is just getting started.  Having much more success with his Hunger Games style Death Arena than say a Giant Pin Ball Machine I would say Arcade is probably feeling [...]

January 18, 2013 Reviews
DC Comics, New 52, Marvel, Marvel NOW!, comics, X-Men, Rick Remender, Avengers, Avengers Academy, Venom, John Cassaday, Joss Whedon

Comics Portal: Time for Marvel NOW!

With the arrival of Uncanny Avengers #1 this week, a new era of comics has begun – Marvel NOW! Here’s how Marvel NOW! is described: “A new beginning for the Marvel Universe! Featuring the most popular characters, the most acclaimed [...]

October 9, 2012 Features, Reviews
Marvel Now! Teaser Savage

More Teases From Marvel Now!

As usual, Marvel has released a few new teases for what I can only assume is Avengers Academy and Wolverine.  If I’m right then it looks like Wolverine will be done by Frank Cho.  That is a book that might [...]

October 4, 2012 Reviews
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The Future of Avengers Arena is Marvel NOW!

My favorite piece of this entire press release is how Marvel even comments on how they throw each struggling comic book into a Hunger Games type event, specifically stating each character has meaning and they aren’t just worthless.  This whole [...]

September 13, 2012 Reviews
Marvel Comics, Avengers Academy, Christos Gage, First X-Men, Neal Adams, Sunset, Image Comics, Joss Whedon, Gianluca Glazer, Wayne's Comics

Wayne’s Comics 65: Christos Gage from Avengers Academy, First X-Men and Sunset

The Wayne’s Comics podcast turns 65 this episode! This week, I have a fun interview with Christos Gage from Marvel’s Avengers Academy and First X-Men, among others, as well as Image’s crime noir hardcover Sunset. We talk about working with Neal Adams and Joss Whedon, as well as the [...]

August 24, 2012 Reviews
BR71

Bullet Reviews #71

It’s Tuesday. Around here we know it’s Bullet Reviews Day as we take a look as some of the industry’s recent releases and see if maybe something might be worth trying this week. New books are always a good idea! [...]

August 21, 2012 Reviews
BR64

Bullet Reviews #64

It’s Tuesday and that means BULLET REVIEWS!!! Quick looks at recently released comics. If you’re having a light week, maybe something here will catch your attention! This week: Amazing Spider-Man #688, Avengers #27, Avengers Academy #32, Fatima: The Blood Spinners [...]

July 3, 2012 Reviews
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First Look: Avengers Academy #33

Marvel sure does love its tie-in stories to big events. Call it a grab for money if you want, but to me, it’s part of what makes Marvel such an expansive universe. I’m a little behind on this particular book, [...]

June 22, 2012 News
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Top Cow Announces Sunset at Emerald City Comic Con!

Yesterday at Emerald City Comicon Top Cow announced that it would be publishing Sunset through its Minotaur press imprint. Sunset, written by Christos Gage, follows a retired mobster named Nick Bellamy. Bellamy, an enforcer for the Las Vegas mob, had retired [...]

April 1, 2012 Reviews
Marvel's newest event, happening in December, remains a complete mystery

NYCC: Marvel, Avengers, Shattered Heroes

Today at NYCC the heavy hitters of Marvel’s Avengers related books took the stage to talk about the after effects of Fear Itself.  During the one hour panel, these creators talked about the future of The Defenders, Secret Avengers, Avengers, [...]

October 15, 2011 Reviews