In March 2020, Marvel’s Super Youth Are ‘Outlawed’

Sounding similar to 2006's Civil War, Marvel's upcoming Outlawed also starts out with a tragedy involving a youth super-team. In Civil War it was the New Warriors, and in Outlawed it will involve the Champions. Civil War resulted in the Super-Human Registration Act, and in Outlawed it appears things will get much more restrictive for … Continue reading In March 2020, Marvel’s Super Youth Are ‘Outlawed’

More 2099 One-Shots Arrive In December 2019

At San Diego Comic-Con this year, Marvel teased a new 2099 event. The November solicitations revealed the event to be a bunch of one-shots, for a hefty price of which four were being released that month. Today, Marvel released info about creative teams for the rest of the titles. Doom 2099 #1 will be written … Continue reading More 2099 One-Shots Arrive In December 2019

‘Annihilation – Scourge’ Spawn A Wave Of Spin-Off Issues

Back in July, Marvel teased a return to the cosmic tales of Annihilation in November. That turned out to be Annihilation - Scourge Alpha #1 (Marvel uses a dash instead of a colon), which in turn teased "December's main event". It looks like December's main event will be more Annihilation - Scourge one-shots. With the … Continue reading ‘Annihilation – Scourge’ Spawn A Wave Of Spin-Off Issues

‘Absolute Carnage’ Event Gets More Absolute With Fifth Issue

Way back in March, the event following War of the Realms was announced by Marvel: Absolute Carnage. Though the event was teased in Spider-Man Free Comic Book Day issue, the event is actually set to kick off in August. Originally planned as a four-issue series, Marvel decided to up the carnage by adding a new … Continue reading ‘Absolute Carnage’ Event Gets More Absolute With Fifth Issue

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’

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’