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Five Vacant Marvel Mantles and the Heroes Who Should Fill Them

The announcement that 2016 will see the introduction of an All-New non-Janet-Van-Dyne Wasp doesn’t come as too big of a surprise, considering Marvel’s rash of new legacy heroes lately. Over the last couple years, we’ve go...


Names So Nice They Use Them Twice

The announcement by Marvel this week that Captain America Classic, Steve Rogers, would be returning to the mantle this April in time for his movie release doesn’t come as too big of a surprise. The accompanying news, however,...


Secret Wars #9 – A Second Opinion

Written by: Jonathan Hickman Art by: Esad Ribic Publisher: Marvel Finally, the final issue of Secret Wars, the big event of the summer/autumn/winter, is in our hands after suffering months and months of delays. A lot of my p...



Oddly Specific Things That Every Jonathan Hickman Comic Needs

With the biggest comic event of 2015 (and possibly of all time, for Marvel) under his belt, Jonathan Hickman is quickly cementing his future status as superstar writing icon in the annals of comic history, and for good reason. ...


Secret Wars #8 Review

Written by: Jonathan Hickman Art by: Esad Ribic Publisher: Marvel For possibly the most important event Marvel has put out since their inception and the cap on arguably one of the best Avengers runs, it’s beyond unfortunat...