Why Each Member of The Crew Deserves Their Own Series

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 17, 2017. Marvel Comics announced the cancellation of Black Panther and The Crew only a few days after its second issue was released. It was a disappointing piece of news that has led to a variety of bereaved farewells and criticisms across the comics internet. The […]

Why It Matters That Young Animal Is in The DCU

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on April 26, 2017. During the initial announcement of the Young Animal line last year, DC Comics was very careful to not use words like “Elseworlds” or “multiverse”. The line’s curator Gerard Way actually opened up about how he was excited to bring new voices and a different […]

What to Expect From The Wildstorm Relaunch

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on February 13, 2017. DC Comics has spent the last year shaking up the direct market and superhero comics in America; they don’t appear to be slowing down either. As the second wave of Rebirth Comics including Super Sons, Batwoman, and Justice League begin to hit shops, so […]

Leading Questions: Hey, Captain America, Do I Know You?

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on January 26, 2017. Every week in a new installment of “Leading Questions”, the young, lantern jawed Publisher of Comics Bulletin Mark Stack will ask Co-Managing Editor Chase Magnett a question he must answer. However, Mark doesn’t plan on taking it easy on Chase. He’ll be setting […]

10 Comics to Look Out For in February

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on January 20, 2016. Movies and television come in seasons, books and music remain evergreen, but comics come out at a constant pace. It’s a treadmill and that’s a good thing. No matter who you are or what your current tastes may be, there’s little doubt that you can […]

The New Event Model at DC Comics

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on January 18, 2016. Ever since maxi-series like Secret Wars and Crisis on Infinite Earths debuted in the mid-1980s, event comics have been a staple of the superhero genre. They’re the stories too big for a typical ongoing series, epics that overlap with multiple titles and interrupt other […]

The Most Anticipated Comic Premieres to Start 2017

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on December 30, 2016. 2016 is finally drawing to a close and it has been a really great year for comics. If you’re skeptical on that account, just be sure to take a look at our best comics of 2016 list. It’s time to look ahead now and […]

6 Reasons to Get Excited for Cosmic Marvel Comics

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on December 22, 2016. Taking a look at the new comics Marvel released this week, it’s clear there’s a major shift occurring within their lineup. Throughout the publisher’s history, different groupings of heroes have led the charge in terms of popularity. In the 90s it was the X-Men […]

10 Best DC Rebirth Comics So Far

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on December 10, 2016. It has been a great second half of the year for DC Comics. Six months ago they launched their Rebirth initiative to widespread acclaim from fans and critics alike. It really seems there is something for every superhero reader in their new mix of […]

Leading Questions: When Did Batman Get So Old?

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on November 28, 2016. Every week in a new installment of “Leading Questions”, the young, lantern jawed Publisher of Comics Bulletin Mark Stack will ask Co-Managing Editor Chase Magnett a question he must answer. However, Mark doesn’t plan on taking it easy on Chase. He’ll be setting […]