December 18, 2012
If you’re confused about Marvel NOW!, you’re not alone. While DC cleaned its slate in one fell swoop for the 52 reboot, Marvel opted for a slower rollout of their new titles, leading to some confusion over the meaning behind the initiative, the timeline for publication and what became of/what will become of your favorite Marvel “Then” titles.
We’ve done a little research and provided you with this handy infographic to help sort things out.
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As of this writing (and based on the December 2012 edition of Marvel previews), there are 12 “Marvel Then” titles whose fate is yet to be determined. Those titles include:
- Age of Apocalypse
- Astonishing X-Men
- Avenging Spider-Man
- Captain Marvel
- Scarlet Spider
- Winter Soldier
- Xtreme X-Men
So what do you think? What Marvel NOW! titles do you pick up or will pick up?
December 31, 2008
We’re picking the best comics of ’08 and we need your help
2008. For every year older we get, it seems like the years get that much shorter. Years, as they say, just roll by like a broken down dam. But for us comics fans, a lot can happen in a year. A year that saw an invasion unfold and a crisis near finality, a year that gave us a new Captain America and a … um … RIP’d Batman, a year with 3 glorious issues of All-Star Batman & Robin, can feel like a very long time. Read the rest of this entry »
September 10, 2008
Spider-Man Noir...coming 2009.
Monte cristo, it’s been a busy few days. Let’s jump into it:
-Bendis to launch Dark Reign storyline, leaving Mighty Avengers: Marvel uber writer Brian Michael Bendis made an unannounced appearance at the Diamond convention in Vegas last night and certainly left some big news in his wake. BMB said the post-Secret Invasion storyline will be called Dark Reign and will tie in some key Marvel Universe titles. A new title launched out of this includes Dark Avengers that he will write with art by Mike Deodato. As a result, BMB will leave Read the rest of this entry »