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Avengers vs X-Men

Avengers Vs X-Men: Matchup Teasers

Marvel is really pushing their big event for 2012, Avengers VS X-Men. Besides holding a major liveblog, broadcast along all aspects of social media, to announce the story, they are also giving away free supplies to comic book shops to hold [...]

January 13, 2012 Reviews
Psylocke vs Black Widow

Avengers VS X-Men: Round 1!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past month then you’re well aware of the major Marvel event of 2012, Avengers VS X-Men. So far, there have been live-blog interviews with the writers, confirmation that Avengers: X-Santion and Avengers: [...]

January 10, 2012 Reviews
Written by Ed Brubaker, cover by Lee Bermejo

Cap’s Former Sidekick Takes Aim In WINTER SOLDIER #1

Bucky Barnes has proven himself a hero time and again. Beginning his “super hero” career as Captain America’s sidekick, he later went on to wear the mantle of the Star-Spangled Avenger himself. However, though believed dead for a number of [...]

January 3, 2012 Reviews
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2012 A Geek Preview – The Final Consult!

This is it folks! The end of our journey. The assembled comic literati have commented upon the best geek properties and creators of 2011. It is now time to look to the future! As far as 2012 is concerned, there [...]

December 27, 2011 Features
Marvel's architects have designed AvX to be the big event of 2012

Avengers: X-Sanction Kicks Off Marvel’s Avengers Vs X-Men

Minutes after Marvel announced their event title for 2012, Avengers Vs X-Men, the news was being talked about everywhere. The hashtags #Avengers, #XMen, and the official tag of the event, #AvX, were trending worldwide on Twitter. Even people that don’t [...]

December 8, 2011 Reviews
Marvel Logo with character shadows

Matt Fraction To Helm Marvel’s 2012 Event -The Avengers Vs The X-Men

With 2012 right around the corner it must be time for another Marvel Comics event. The event? The Avengers Vs The X-Men. Matt Fraction is set to helm this huge and unique task.  Marvel has announced that the same day [...]

December 6, 2011 Reviews
Art by Khoi Pham

Venom Infects The Marvel Universe In January

January is Venom month in the Marvel Universe! To commemorate the big changes concerning everyone’s favorite symbiote, Venom will be infecting the heroes of Marvel in special, limited edition variant covers. From the Avengers to the X-Men, no one is [...]

November 22, 2011 Reviews
Will Point One mark the return of the Phoenix?

Marvel Gives Unprecedented Retailers Incentive for Point One

With Marvel’s new Point One issue, slated for a release in early November, being so integral to the publisher’s character and story development throughout 2012, it would be in their best interest to ensure that retailers have enough copies for [...]

October 20, 2011 Reviews
So much fantastic news coming out of NYCC 2011

NYCC: Indie News Round-Up

With all of the news coming out of New York Comic Con centering around DC Comics, Marvel, and Dark Horse it’s easy to overlook the news from the small presses out there. Which is a shame because quite often, these smaller, [...]

October 16, 2011 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
Marvel expands on the finale with three additional issues of Fear Itself #7

Catch The Earth-Shattering Fallout From Fear Itself!

Marvel is making a bold move with the conclusion of the current Fear Itself event. Instead of wrapping things up in one over-sized issue, as fans would expect, Marvel will be releasing four #7 issues of Fear Itself, each one [...]

September 30, 2011 Reviews
November's Point One affects the entire Marvel Universe

Marvel Point One Sets The Foundation Of 2012

Earlier this year, Marvel began releasing what they referred to as “Point One” issues of all of their popular titles. The “Point One” issues were meant to be a jumping-on point for new readers, giving them an easy-to-understand, self-contained story [...]

September 27, 2011 Reviews
Preview: Captain America & Bucky #620

Preview: Captain America & Bucky #620

As Marvel launches a new Captain America title to coincide with the upcoming movie, the existing series will be re-titled Captain America & Bucky. Beginning with August’s issue #620, this series will transition from its present focus on the present [...]

July 2, 2011 Reviews
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Marvel Announces CAPTAIN AMERICA #1

Marvel Announces Brubaker & McNiven’s CAPTAIN AMERICA #1 New Ongoing Series Begins In July Featuring Marvel’s First Avenger New York, NY – April 4, 2011— Marvel Entertainment is proud to announce Captain America #1, the first issue of an all new [...]

April 4, 2011 Reviews
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Sneak Peek at Fear Itself: Book of the Skull

With the next big thing looming just around the corner Marvel is preparing to once again rock our worlds.  Enter “Fear Itself “, easily the most anticipated comic since the tragic loss of our beloved Johnny Storm. Here’s the sneak [...]

February 8, 2011 Reviews