Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 2 #36: The Black Issue” Revisited (A 9/11 Special)

The death of innocents and the death of innocence… As we commemorate the tragedy but also the heroism of September 11, 2001, I take a brief look back at one of the more poignant and fundamental commentaries of that event through the lenses of a comic book. There were numerous comics that commemorated the event in one way or another, but “The Black Issue” pretty … Continue reading Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 2 #36: The Black Issue” Revisited (A 9/11 Special)

New To Comics? Start here!

I originally posted this article on another site, but decided that it was time to help newbie comic book #geeks out a bit. There are hundreds of posts dedicated to telling people WHICH comics to start with.  This is great information depending on what you’re interested in and what genre of comics strikes a chord with you.  However, many people are very intimidated with starting … Continue reading New To Comics? Start here!

Comic-Con Roundup!

Originally posted on A New Dish:
Miss any big movie news that came out of Comic-Con this past weekend? I’ve got you covered! It was certainly an exciting con this year, so let’s jump right in! PRE-COMIC-CON NEWS Rumor: Colin Trevorrow to Direct Star Wars Episode 9 It’s cool that the final movie in the new Star Wars trilogy may have a director, but am… Continue reading Comic-Con Roundup!

Squadron Supreme #1 – Protecting The Marvel Universe By Any Means Necessary!

Yeah… this is up next on the pull list. Graphic Policy They’re each the sole survivor of a lost Earth. Now, they’ll do anything to protect this one, whether you like it or not! But is the Marvel Universe ready for this new team of titans? Marvel has announced Squadron Supreme #1 – a brand-new ongoing series from writer James Robinson, artist Leonard Kirk, and … Continue reading Squadron Supreme #1 – Protecting The Marvel Universe By Any Means Necessary!

Avengers and X-Men: Axis #1(Marvel)

Originally posted on ComicSpectrum Comic Reviews:
CREDIT: Marvel Comics Rating: 3.5/5- The Avengers and X-Men Team Up to Prevent World War Hate. by ComicSpectrum reviewer Gabe Bustamantez. Rick Remender has been building to this big moment since the end of Avengers VS X-Men and the start of his Uncanny Avengers series. That’s 3 years worth of groundwork being laid down that have led us to… Continue reading Avengers and X-Men: Axis #1(Marvel)