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Dan Slott, Ryan Stegman, Marvel NOW!, Superior Spider-Man

The Future of SPIDER-MAN Is Marvel NOW!

First he was Amazing, then Spectacular, then Sensational. Eventually he became Avenging. But now Spider-Man has a new adjective to add to his ever-growing list of descriptors. Marvel NOW! Is shaking up their flagship characters and the wall-crawler is not [...]

October 11, 2012 News
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The Future of YOUNG AVENGERS Is Marvel NOW!

I’ve missed the Young Avengers. Granted, they seem to pop up all over the Marvel Universe in the most unlikely of places but it’s been quite some time since they’ve had their own series. But at least I can say [...]

October 10, 2012 Reviews
Remember that time Wolverine got his adamantium ripped out and went all bestial?

The Future of SAVAGE WOLVERINE Is Marvel NOW!

Last week, Marvel released a few teasers from the upcoming Marvel NOW! relaunch of the Marvel Universe, one of which involved comics’ legend Frank Cho doing something “Savage”. At that time, our own Nick Furious posited that it had something [...]

October 8, 2012 Reviews
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IDW PUBLISHING LAUNCHES IDW LIMITED!

IDWLIMITED.COM WILL SPECIALIZE IN HIGH-END, LIMITED EDITION BOOKS FOR COLLECTORS SAN DIEGO, CA (October 3rd, 2012) – IDW Publishing is thrilled to announce the launch of IDW Limited, a new division that will specialize in producing high-end, collectible editions of their wide catalog of books. Catering to the [...]

October 6, 2012 Reviews
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Marvel’s New Breast Cancer Awareness Covers

A few months ago we reported on some of Marvel‘s alternate covers increasing Breast Cancer Awareness during the month of October. More than just variant covers though, Marvel has partnered with Susan G. Komen for the Cure to provide a [...]

October 2, 2012 Reviews
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DC Comics’ Super Villains Take Over Hallowe’en 2012

Hallowe’en, to me, is better than Christmas and birthdays combined! So imagine my excitement when my favourite comic book publisher put out a press release announcing their plans for my favourite holiday. If you said “really excited” you’ll only be half [...]

October 1, 2012 Reviews
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Update on Stan Lee’s Appearance Cancellations

Last week, upon learning of multiple reports about Stan Lee cancelling his upcoming convention appearances due to, “a very serious circumstance,” we published an article wondering if this development could have anything to do with Stan’s health. We were genuinely worried, as [...]

September 28, 2012 Reviews
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The End Begins in LOCKE & KEY: Ω!

From IDW Publishing: San Diego, CA (September 13, 2012) – As Thornton Wilder once said, “All good things must come to an end, but all bad things can continue forever,” a quote that seems eerily appropriate for LOCKE & KEY. While [...]

September 14, 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
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The Future of the Thunderbolts is Marvel NOW!

Talk about a superstar dream team!  Adding Punisher to any team adds tremendous tension as the guy is such a loose cannon; couple that with the unpredictable and wacky Deadpool you have one extremely deranged not to mention erratic team [...]

September 13, 2012 Reviews
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Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition Info and Screenshots

Rocksteady Studios‘ hit video game, Batman: Arkham City, is coming to the Wii U (which just got an official release date and price) with the new, Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition. In addition to including all of Arkham City’s available downloadable content, [...]

September 13, 2012 Reviews
Mars Attacks The Holidays

IDW, Topps Unveil NYCC Exclusive Edition of MARS ATTACKS THE HOLIDAYS

Commemorating Topps’ return to New York Comic-Con, IDW Publishing and Topps today unveiled a New York Comic-Con cover variant of MARS ATTACKS THE HOLIDAYS, a one-shot special spun from the pages of the hit new series! This exclusive edition will be the [...]

September 6, 2012 Reviews
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IDW Brings Chasing the Dead This November

New supernatural thriller based on novel by Joe Schreiber IDW Publishing is pleased to announce an all-new horror mini-series, CHASING THE DEAD, written by Matthew Scott and Tim Westland, based on a novel by author Joe Schreiber (Red Harvest, Death Troopers). Coming in November, CHASING THE DEAD is [...]

September 4, 2012 Reviews
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Top Cow Debuts Exclusive Digital Only GN Manifestations on ComiXology!

Epic Kill’s Raffael Ienco’s New Top Cow Graphic Novel Manifestations Makes Exclusive Digital Only Debut on ComiXology August 29th, 2012 – New York, NY – Top Cow Productions and comiXology are teaming up to deliver an all-new digitally exclusive graphic novel [...]

August 30, 2012 Reviews
Avengers Assemble in the Marvel Now! From Kelly Sue DeConnick and Stefano Caselli

“Assemble” In Marvel NOW!

It’s no surprise that Marvel is throwing as much as they can into Marvel NOW!, their soft-reboot of the Marvel Universe. It seems like all of their characters are getting a make-over, from the Fantastic Four to the X-Men to [...]

August 10, 2012 Reviews