Category: Comic Books

Slott & Schiti’s Iron Man ‘Fresh Start’ Will Build on Continuity, Not Reboot It

Slott & Schiti’s Iron Man ‘Fresh Start’ Will Build on Continuity, Not Reboot It

Artist Valerio Schiti will join writer Dan Slott for Marvel’s new Iron Man comic. the series, titled Tony Stark: Iron Man. But while the armored Avengers is getting an all-new #1 for his part in the publisher’s “Fresh Start” initiative, Slott and Schiti assure fans the title will build on the hero’s long continuity, not reboot it. “Everything counts,” Slott […]

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Joe Quesada Debuts Daredevil Season 3 Teaser Art

Joe Quesada Debuts Daredevil Season 3 Teaser Art

Netflix and Marvel Television have yet to announce when, exactly, we’ll see the arrival of Daredevil‘s third season on the streaming service, but with the release of Season 2 of Jessica Jones just around the corner, it’s likely we’ll soon find out. In the meantime, Marvel’s Chief Creative Officer and fan-favorite comic book artist Joe Quesada has something to whet […]

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When Did the Infinity Stones First Show Up in the Marvel Universe?

When Did the Infinity Stones First Show Up in the Marvel Universe?

In “When We First Met”, we spotlight the various characters, phrases, objects or events that eventually became notable parts of comic lore, like the first time someone said, “Avengers Assemble!” or the first appearance of Batman’s giant penny or the first appearance of Alfred Pennyworth or the first time Spider-Man’s face was shown half-Spidey/half-Peter. Stuff like that. I’ve actually featured […]

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The Flash: 8 Alternate Versions Faster Than Barry Allen (And 7 Much Slower)

The Flash: 8 Alternate Versions Faster Than Barry Allen (And 7 Much Slower)

Although the Flash is often considered the “Fastest Man Alive”, it’s quite clear given the countless speedsters in the DC Multiverse that this is quite simply not the case, with many of the hero’s fellow speedsters, villains and alternate universe counterparts frequently proving themselves superior. The problem with this is that the power of DC’s speedsters is inconsistent at the […]

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Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Marks 25 Years with Anniversary Special

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Marks 25 Years with Anniversary Special

Twenty-five years ago, it was Morphin Time for the first time, and BOOM! Studios will celebrate the quarter-century anniversary with June’s Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Anniversary Special one-shot, announced Saturday at Emerald City Comic Con in Seattle. CBR has details. The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Anniversary Special is set to commemorate 25 years since the original Power Rangers series debuted […]

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Batman: The Animated Series – The Joker & Harley’s Mad Love, Revisited

Batman: The Animated Series – The Joker & Harley’s Mad Love, Revisited

Welcome to Adventure(s) Time’s forty-forth installment, a look at classic animated series and their tie-in comic books. Suggestions are welcome, so feel free to leave one in the Comments. This week, we’re reviewing the adaptation of a classic Adventures comic. (Perhaps the most important Bat-comic of the 1990s. If you’re ignoring that bit about the broken back, of course.) Then, […]

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TV Legends: Was TaleSpin Originally Going to Star Launchpad McQuack?

TV Legends: Was TaleSpin Originally Going to Star Launchpad McQuack?

TV URBAN LEGEND: Launchpad McQuack was originally going to be the star of TaleSpin. In the early 1990s, Disney began to really make a move with their syndicated animated programs. 1987’s DuckTales had been the first syndicated show created by Disney’s new animated television division (following the creation of the very first show by Disney’s new animated TV division, Disney’s […]

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Infinity Countdown #1 (Preview)

Infinity Countdown #1 (Preview)

The Infinity Stones. Individually, they grant their wielder great power. Together, they grant the power of a god. Newly reformed and scattered throughout the universe, these artifacts allow the ones who claim them their heart’s desire. Now, as their locations are discovered, forces converge for a battle that will begin the universe down a dark path to the END. Jump […]

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TMNT: 16 Dark Secrets Fans Never Knew About The Foot Clan

TMNT: 16 Dark Secrets Fans Never Knew About The Foot Clan

In the world of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the Foot Clan is the deadliest group of ninja assassins in the world. Originally based in Japan, the Foot spread around the world to bring death and chaos wherever it went. Hidden in the shadows, the Foot has been led by Shredder, the ruthless and brutal warlord who has dedicated his […]

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Injustice 2’s Big Batman Reveal is Totally Obvious — And Perfect

Injustice 2’s Big Batman Reveal is Totally Obvious — And Perfect

SPOILER WARNING: The following article contains major spoilers for Injustice 2 #47 by Tom Taylor, Bruno Redondo, Juan Albarran, Rex Lokus and Wes Abbott, on sale now. The Injustice comics have a fine line to walk; they have to tell interesting and captivating stories while also sticking to the canon of the games and making sure nothing contradicts those events. […]

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