SDCC: Marvel Teases A Return To The Cosmic With More ‘Annihilation’

At the San Diego Comic-Con retailer summit, Marvel teased a return to the event that gave new life to its cosmic titles, 2006's Annihilation. Annihilation told the tale of Negative Zone bad guy Annihilus leading a wave of his people to invade positive matter universe. The main comic was written by Keith Giffen, with its … Continue reading SDCC: Marvel Teases A Return To The Cosmic With More ‘Annihilation’

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SDCC: Marvel Tries Its Hand With Math With A ‘2099’ Teaser

Back in 1992, Marvel's 2099 universe was born with the introduction of Spider-Man 2099. The 2099 universe was a possible future for the Marvel Universe, a world which experienced a Mutant-Human War, where much of the United States is uninhabitable and part of California has sunk into the sea, and oligarchs reigned. Wait, that's the … Continue reading SDCC: Marvel Tries Its Hand With Math With A ‘2099’ Teaser

Marvel Will Release ‘Contagion’ This October

New York is in trouble again with Marvel's October five-week event title, Contagion. This time it is a strange substance that is taking over both heroes and citizens of the Big Apple, draining life force and knowledge. Helping Marvel spread the contagion is writer Ed Brisson and artists Roge Antonio, Stephen Segovia, Mack Chater, Damian … Continue reading Marvel Will Release ‘Contagion’ This October

‘Amazing Spider-Man: Going Big’ Webs Erik Larsen

Yeah, it's yet another celebratory issue for Marvel's 80th anniversary. In September, Marvel will be calling in Savage Dragon creator and Image co-founder Erik Larsen to contribute to their Amazing Spider-Man: Going Big #1 one-shot comic. Larsen did a few issues of Amazing Spider-Man here and there starting with issue 287 in 1987, and more … Continue reading ‘Amazing Spider-Man: Going Big’ Webs Erik Larsen

Marvel Smashes More Creators Together In ‘Marvel Comics #1001’

Marvel will release its arbitrarily-numbered Marvel Comics #1000 in August as a giant celebration of Marvel's 80th anniversary. How does the House of Ideas follow up on that? Well, with Marvel Comics #1001 of course. Details on the follow-up to #1000 are light, and we're not sure if there will be as many creators involved … Continue reading Marvel Smashes More Creators Together In ‘Marvel Comics #1001’

‘Acts Of Evil’ Seems Like ‘Acts Of Vengeance’ Redux

Late last week a Marvel editor teased what appeared to be a new event, Acts of Evil. Looking at the logo teased, one wouldn't be blamed for thinking that the event may be related to the 1989 crossover event, Acts of Vengeance. It seems that thought may be well-founded. Although it was explicitly said that … Continue reading ‘Acts Of Evil’ Seems Like ‘Acts Of Vengeance’ Redux

Marvel’s ‘Prodigal Sun’ Rises This July

Marvel is promoting yet another event type of thing with three stories featuring "The Prodigal Sun". It starts with a special issue of the Fantastic Four, titled Fantastic Four: The Prodigal Sun #1 in July. The issue will be written by Peter David with art by Francesco Manna. Here's how Marvel describes the title: In … Continue reading Marvel’s ‘Prodigal Sun’ Rises This July