Next Gen is a comic about the world of comic books, video games, and movies. It’s also about the equally vast world of familial relationships. Its author is Tim Jones, a recent college grad who spends his free time playing games, watching movies, free-running, or sailing. You can follow Tim on Twitter – @TimJones296.
Marcus chats with ‘Marvelous Mythology’ author Todd Frye about his comic-loving roots, the characters who inspire him, and the deeper meaning of mythology.
I’m a pop culture geek. More specifically, I’m a comic book history geek. There, I said it. My idea of a great evening is hunkering down on the couch with anything to do with comics. Give me a stack of comics from any age, a biography of a comic creator, a how to draw or write […]
FANTASTIC FOUR #1/ Written by JAMES ROBINSON/ Art by LEONARD KIRK/ Inks by KARL KESEL/ Colors by JESUS ABURTOV/ Letters by VC’S CLAYTON COWLES/ Published by MARVEL COMICS The world’s smartest scientist – Reed Richards. The woman he loves – Susan Storm. Her hot-blooded younger brother – Johnny Storm. Reed’s best friend and ace pilot […]
In the last edition of “Tales from Counter-Earth,” I discussed the Previews Problem and the reasons why the current solicitation model for comic books is broken. Direct Market retailers and consumers have access to the same catalog for ordering comics and memorabilia and this leads to a few conflicts. This is unlike any other industry […]
Marvel’s first family will be hitting landmark issue #600 and we’ve learned the current FF book will split into two books, FF and Fantastic Four. Both books will be written by current FF scribe Jonathan Hickman. To celebrate the occasion, they’ve released the a teaser featuring Galactus with the words “Very soon, your world is […]
New York Comic-Con is right around the corner and with it comes crowds, chaos and the ever present con crud. This year, Kabooooom will be right in the thick of things covering as many panels, Q&As and random happenings as possible. Of course, you’ll need a guide to get help you spend your time at […]