Comics

Marvel: 10 influential comics no one has read

Marvel has become a pop culture juggernaut because of the movies, but comic book fans have always known how awesome Marvel can really be. Marvel has published many stories that can be considered the greatest of all time; incredible stories that changed the Marvel Universe forever, expanding characters and broadening …

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Announcement of the new Pacific Rim Prequel comic, Omnibus Collection

Legendary Comics announces an official graphic novel from Pacific Rim: The Black, as well as a new Pacific Rim omnibus collection. The Comics Division of Legendary Entertainment has announced two new upcoming Pacific Rim comics: Pacific Rim: power outage and Pacific Rim: Ultimate Omnibus. First of all, Pacific Rim: power …

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Stern, Frenz and Buscema’s superhero comic sets new release date

Roger Stern, Ron Frenz and Sal Buscema’s new superhero comic The Hero Union gets a new release date from upstart publisher Binge Books. Binge Books has changed the release date of The Union of Heroes # 1, a new superhero comic from legendary creators Roger Stern (The Avengers, Captain America), …

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How Marvel Comics Became ’90s Tabletop Action

Marvel Heroes Clashed With Shi, Witchblade and The Indie Comic Heroes of the 1990s is the tabletop role-playing game based on the BattleBooks comics. For decades, comic book fans have argued over which of their favorite characters could fight. Over the years, the battles between the heroes of Marvel and …

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Nightwing failed in Bludhaven worse than fans ever imagined

Nightwing’s loyalty to Batman left a body count for Blüdhaven, evident in a startling reveal from Detective Comics # 1039. Warning: spoilers for Detective Comics # 1039 are coming. Night wing has established himself as a DC Comics hero independent of his former mentor, Batman, and nowhere is that clearer …

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Marvel: 10 most shocking twists and turns in Spider-Man comics

Spider-man has a long and prolific history in Marvel comics. He is one of the company’s most beloved heroes and, arguably, the face of the company. He receives frequent guest star opportunities in other books, has joined various teams such as the Avengers and the The Fantastic Four, and it …

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Get ready for Comic-Con at Manatee County Public Libraries

Next week is Virtual International Comic-Con, which is normally held in person in San Diego. It started in 1970 and as of 2010 the San Diego Convention Center was filled to capacity with approximately 130,000 people in attendance. It was canceled last year but it is coming back this year …

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Green Lantern comic book villains, ranked from laughable to coolest

The Green Lantern has been one of DC Comics‘ most important superheroes for a very long time. The Golden Age saw Alan Scott as the Green Lantern and then when the Silver Age began it was Hal Jordan’s time with the Emerald Ring. With Kyle Rayner, John Stewart, Guy Gardner, …

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Every comic book power Loki learned from other variations

Warning! Spoilers ahead for Marvel Loki, episode 5, “Journey in the mystery”. by marvel Loki has provided the perfect opportunity for the God of Mischief to learn and acquire many of the powers he holds in the comics, and he’s expanding his abilities through his Loki variants. While the MCU’s …

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Why Supergirl is DC’s most overlooked character

DC Comics has just proven that they seriously underestimate the importance of Supergirl in the DC Universe compared to other popular characters like Superman. Super girl has always been in the shadow of its more popular cousin, Superman. Now, writer Tom King has posted some very interesting information on how …

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