COMIC PREVIEW – VENOM ANNUAL #1

VENOM VS. LADY HELLBENDER! After a busy few months, Eddie Brock and the symbiote are back together, but their union isn’t so perfect anymore… Meanwhile, the galaxy’s fiercest monster hunter is headed to Earth with a taste for klyntar… PLUS! The Origin of Lady Hellbender!

COMIC PREVIEW – THANOS #4

Gamora is coming into her own, but as the bond between her and Thanos continues to grow, so does the unrest among the proto-Black Order… Now, with the threat of mutiny brewing underfoot, Thanos will do anything to keep his power – no matter the cost.

COMIC PREVIEW – STAR WARS GALAXYS EDGE #4

A ONE-SHOT SPECIAL FEATURING YOUR FAVORITE CHARACTERS FROM THE NEW STAR WARS TRILOGY! Star Wars fans first met Resistance leader and confidante of Leia Organa VICE ADMIRAL AMILYN HOLDO at the end of her story in 2017’s The Last Jedi-now, witness her triumphant beginning! This July, Hugo Award-winning writer G. Willow Wilson (MS. MARVEL) explores a pivotal conflict in Holdo’s early career that will start the young woman down the path to heroic infamy for the rebellion! With her ship at the mercy of a dangerous enemy, it’s up to Holdo to outsmart their foe and win the confidence of her compatriots in the process. With art by Elsa Charratier! The infamous “pirate queen” of Takodana, MAZ KANATA, thought she’d seen everything in her thousand-plus years of running a bar and hiring smugglers. But it turns out that the criminal underworld is always full of new surprises…especially when she hires HAN SOLO and CHEWBACCA for a job! Story by Tom Taylor (AGE OF RESISTANCE)!
o And Poe Dameron’s loyal companion, the astromech droid BB-8, just can’t seem to stay out of trouble. His missions always seem to escalate into a full-blown adventures!  And if it means a win for his friends and the heroic Resistance freedom-fighters the little droid will stop at nothing to get the job done! Story by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS!

COMIC PREVIEW – BLACK PANTHER #14

THE INTERGALACTIC EMPIRE OF WAKANDA -“TWO THOUSAND SEASONS” PART 2: T’Challa makes contact with Earth! But the war for the Empire continues, and with the panther goddess Bast on their side, the Maroons are looking to turn the tide. When Emperor N’Jadaka comes for his revenge, he’ll find himself in hot water. But will T’Challa’s plan be enough to free those the Empire has enslaved – and open his pathway home?

AGE OF CONAN BELIT #2 (OF 5)

COMIC PREVIEW – AGE OF CONAN BELIT #2 (OF 5) | FIRST BLOOD ON THE HIGH SEAS! BÊLIT finds her first battle at sea! But will her impetuous nature lead the crew to victory, or sink her ambitions before they’ve begun?

MOVIE REVIEW – CAPTAIN MARVEL

Captain Marvel has the honorable, yet long overdue, distinction of being the first major film within the MCU to sport a female lead. The only question that remains: was it worth the wait?

Comic Review – Black Widow #1

REVIEW BY MATT MORRISON

Black WIdow is back from the dead and aching to put some bad people in their own graves.

Podcast #014 – Stan Lee: In Memoriam

We had to slay some technical dragons, but our podcast is finally ready for you again. There will be a few rapid-fire updates to get you caught up, but our schedule should resume without hiccups.  Episode #014 – Stan Lee – In Memoriam  This episode was originally recorded on 17 November 2018, but took a […]

Comic Review – Dead Man Logan #1

DEAD MAN LOGAN #1 PUBLISHER: Marvel Comics WRITER: Ed Brisson ARTIST: Mike Henderson COLORIST: Nolan Woodard COVER PRICE: $4.99 Old Man Logan is DEAD…again, sort of…but not really. Ever since the Old Man Logan character was introduced as a self-contained story arc written by Mark Millar and with art by  Steve McNiven, the character very became […]

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Comic Review – Uncanny X-Men #1

X-Men comics are a daunting thing to comic book newcomers. The franchise has one of the most extensive mythologies in history. There have been as many as a dozen X-Men books being published at any one time every month. And there are literally hundreds of characters, heroes and villains, making up the continuing saga of […]

Review: “Marvel Knights” #1

By Dave Whiteman In 1998, after Marvel Comics had just filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, writer and artist Joe Quesada, then part of the independent Event Comics, formerly editor-in-chief and now Chief Creative Officer of Marvel Entertainment, began work on a line of comic books that featured some of Marvel’s more low-profile characters, such as […]

In Memoriam: Stan Lee (1922-2018 )

There are few occasions when I’ve been at a loss for words. This is not one of those occasions. Indeed, my problem now lies in deciding what words to use without forming an incoherent mass of babble. For how does one sum up the life of a man such as Stan Lee? I could write […]

Comic Review – Spider-Gwen: Ghost-Spider #1

Across the multiverse, a story is played out continually. An intelligent teenager is bitten by a mutated spider. The bite gives them the proportionate strength and speed of a spider as well as an adhesive touch and a precognitive awareness of danger. They go on to use their new powers to try and help others. […]

Comic Review – What If? Spider-Man #1

While never a long-running success, the What If? series of comics has proven to be one of Marvel Comics’ most persistently published properties. From 1977 to 2015, the series has seen 12 different volumes devoted to the idea of exploring the alternate realities spinning out of classic Marvel stories. Some of them were fairly mundane, […]

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Comic Review – Venom: First Host #1

Every Spider-Fan knows how Venom was created when the alien symbiote Peter Parker rejected bonded with Eddie Brock – a disgraced reporter, who blamed his fallen fortunes on Spider-Man, whose capture of the serial killer known as The Sin Eater revealed that Brock’s article identifying the Sin Eater as someone else was a sham. The […]