Woman to Wield Mjolnir! Marvel Announces New Female Thor

“Whosoever holds this hammer, if he be worthy, shall possess the power of Thor.” Those are the words inscribed on the fabled hammer, Mjolnir – chosen weapon of the Thunder God, Thor. Over the years, there have been a few who’ve been found worthy to hold that hammer – Beta Ray Bill, Captain America, Storm […]

The Comic Review Round-up, 1.29.14 Edition

Welcome back to the round-up! This week it’s a battle between Avengers books as we’ve got reviews of both Uncanny Avengers and Avengers Assemble. But first! Firefly returns (sort of) with Dark Horse’s Serenity: Leaves on the Wind. SERENITY: LEAVES ON THE WIND #1/ Written by ZACK WHEDON/ Art by GEORGES JEANTY/ Inks by KARL […]

REVIEW: Ultimate Comics: The Ultimates #12

Written by SAM HUMPHRIES with JONATHAN HICKMAN Art by LUKE ROSS, RON GARNEY & BUTCH GUICE Colors by MATT MILLA Letters by VC’S CLAYTON COWLES Well after 11 issues of build-up, we are at the conclusion of Reed Richards tenure as the main villain of this title. The creative team has gone to painstaking lengths […]

REVIEW: Ultimate Comics: The Ultimates #10

Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN & SAM HUMPHRIES Art by LUKE ROSS Colors by MATTHEW WILSON Letters by VC’S CLAYTON CLOWES After last issue’s jaw dropping conclusion, Jonathan Hickman and new writing partner Sam Humphries pick up the pieces in another strong issue that keeps up the momentum and brings even more players onto a board […]

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #27

Written by RICK REMENDER Art by RENTO GUEDES Colors by BETTIE BREITWEISER & MATTHEW WILSON Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS The team continues their jaunt in space as they come under attack by former comrade Captain Marvel. If nothing else Rick Remender at least infuses this issue with some half decent characterization for the previously deceased […]

REVIEW: Avengers Assemble #3

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Art by MARK BAGLEY & DANNY MIKI Colors by PAUL MOUNTS Letters by VC’S CLAYTON COWLES You can almost catch the smell of popcorn wafting off the pages of Avengers Assemble #3, the latest issue in Marvel’s cash grab well-timed book featuring the cast of the blockbuster Avengers movie. The […]