Leading Questions: Comic Cons! Huh! Good God Y’all! What Are They Good For?

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on March 31, 2016. Every two weeks in a new installment of “Leading Questions”, the young, lantern jawed Mark Stack will ask Comics Bulletin’s very own Chase Magnett a question he must answer. However, Mark doesn’t plan on taking it easy on Chase. He’ll be setting him […]

Spider-Man No More! The All-New, All-Different Wave of Spider-People

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on March 23, 2016. Spider-Man #1 debuted last month, but with a new face on the cover. That face is of Miles Morales, one of the breakout stars of Marvel Comics over the past ten years and a standard bearer of changes sweeping the publisher’s line of superheroes. […]

Leading Questions: Comics v Movies: Dawn of Self-Deprecation

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on March 24, 2016. Every two weeks in a new installment of “Leading Questions”, the young, lantern jawed Mark Stack will ask Comics Bulletin’s very own Chase Magnett a question he must answer. However, Mark doesn’t plan on taking it easy on Chase. He’ll be setting him […]

Civil War Crimes: Civil War #1

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on March 24, 2016. In retrospect Civil War is the most Mark Millar comic of all Mark Millar’s work at Marvel Comics. Just take the first nine pages of Civil War #1. There’s a lot to this event series and both my writing partner Mark Stack and […]

7 Excellent Comic Cons for Your Consideration

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on March 18, 2016. It may only be the middle of March, but if you’re looking to plan a vacation (or vacations) to visit comic conventions, the time to start planning is now. As comics and nerd culture have grown more and more popular, these festivals and exhibitions […]

Interview: Line Webtoon Makes Its SXSW Debut

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on March 17, 2016. LINE Webtoon, one of the leading publishers in digital comics, is attending SXSW in Austin for the first time this week. On Friday, March 18 they will be presenting the “Women in Comics” panel. Their lineup of creators is 42% composed of women and […]

Leading Questions: Calvin & Hobbes Meet a Baby Raccoon, Chase Cries

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on March 17, 2016. Every two weeks in a new installment of “Leading Questions”, the young, lantern jawed Mark Stack will ask Comics Bulletin’s very own Chase Magnett a question he must answer. However, Mark doesn’t plan on taking it easy on Chase. He’ll be setting him […]

The 5 Best Deadshot Stories So Far…

Deadshot is about to become a household name. The gun-wielding villain has come a long way since first appearing as a D-list villain dressed in a top hat and coattails in Batman #59. He’s gotten a much better costume, become an iconic member of multiple teams, moved into DC cartoons and live action TV shows, […]

Crocked Critics: Haunted Mansion #1

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on March 14, 2016. In “Crocked Critics” two comics critics are joined by their favorite companions: booze and sequential art. With minimal editing and maximal drinking, a pair of typically insightful writers take a serious look at a new comic while putting back drinks. For this particular […]

Watching the Avengers: Avengers Standoff Assault On Pleasant Hill Alpha #1

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on March 11, 2016. A couple of weeks ago we tooks a look at Marvel Comics’ current lineup of X-Men comics reviewing each of the five significant titles (Extraordinary X-Men, Uncanny X-Men, All-New X-Men, Old Man Logan, and All-New Wolverine). This was written under the nominal excuse […]