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Irresistible Heroism Assembled in ‘Avengers #1’ on The Wednesday Run

Marvel Comics releases a brand new first issue featuring the world’s most popular group of superheroes. Not only does it make for a great bit of business – it makes for a great comic!

Count All the Stones With ‘Infinity Countdown Prime #1’ on The Wednesday Run

Setting aside my sense of consumerist nihilism for a moment, Infinity Countdown Prime #1, a one-shot prequel to a new miniseries out next month, does sound like a lot of fun!

Small Hero But Giant Debut With Ant-Man #1 On The Wednesday Run

Is there anything juicier than Marvel Comics and Marvel Entertainment and the interconnectedness of all their television and movies and comics projects? Last night we had the absolutely outstanding debut … Continue reading Small Hero But Giant Debut With Ant-Man #1 On The Wednesday Run

“We Have A Hulk” Or How I’ve Warmed To The Avengers

In the comic book universe, it’s no secret that I fall on the side of DC Comics, the home of Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman. You know, the holy trinity … Continue reading “We Have A Hulk” Or How I’ve Warmed To The Avengers

Avengers Assemble: What Makes the Avengers Earth’s Mightiest Heroes?

The discussion has gone on for decades, has been ‘decided’ by more than a few corporate crossovers, some legal, some not, and it will be argued for decades more – … Continue reading Avengers Assemble: What Makes the Avengers Earth’s Mightiest Heroes?

Avengers Assemble – Glenn Walker’s Pre-Movie Jitters

First off, if you had asked me a decade ago, two decades ago, even three decades ago, hell, let’s go there, I’m that old, or four decades ago, if I … Continue reading Avengers Assemble – Glenn Walker’s Pre-Movie Jitters

Titanic Teams – Avengers Animate!

Everywhere you go these days folks are talking about the Avengers. Earth’s Mightiest Heroes from Marvel Comics are ultra-hot. The big screen movie is just a month away. The comics … Continue reading Titanic Teams – Avengers Animate!

The Avengers Behind the Scenes: Assemble the Ultimate Protection

The Avengers is gearing up for a huge release on May the 4th, and right on cue comes a brand new behind the scenes featurette. Maybe it was put together … Continue reading The Avengers Behind the Scenes: Assemble the Ultimate Protection

March Madness – Inside Kang the Conqueror

Kang the Conqueror is the archenemy of the Avengers. A case could be made for Ultron because his vengeance is personal, being an indirect member of the Avengers family. And … Continue reading March Madness – Inside Kang the Conqueror

March Madness: TV Conspiracy Theory – The Last Five Minutes of St. Elsewhere

“The last five minutes of St. Elsewhere is the only television show, ever. Everything else is a daydream.” So explains the late, great, comic and animation creator Dwayne McDuffie, introducing … Continue reading March Madness: TV Conspiracy Theory – The Last Five Minutes of St. Elsewhere