It’s pretty obvious that comic books are a huge part of my life. They influence the clothes I wear, what I do with my precious free time, and the places I go. However, my whole life hasn’t really been steeped in comic books. I remember my very first comics when I was around 5 years … Continue reading How I Got Into Comic Books…Again
As if Marvel hasn’t made waves in mainstream news already with the announcement of a female Thor, they continue to make news with the new Avengers lineup coming this fall. A new Avengers title, Avengers NOW! brings us a reformed Avengers. Iron Man, Captain America, and Thor will be given new number ones. Avengers NOW! … Continue reading More Changes Coming to Marvel Comics This Fall
To keep up with a growing female audience, Marvel has announced today that they intend on creating a new Thor series where Thor is a female. The new Thor series will be written by Jason Aaron with art by Russell Dauterman and will premiere in October. In case you don’t understand how this is going … Continue reading Marvel Announces Female Thor for October
The first trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy was just released and it looks amazing! I just started reading this comic series a couple weeks ago and I’m all current. I’d like to go back and read some of the old issues so I know more about the other characters in the movie, not just … Continue reading My Thoughts on the Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer
X-Factor is one of my new must-read series out of the All-New Marvel NOW! reboots. I love how this ragtag team is shaping up, along with the introduction of some other shady mutants who are new to me. I’m impressed by how genuine Polaris, Quicksilver, and Gambit are. They know who they are and they … Continue reading All-New X-Factor #2 Review
I’m going to be honest here. I’ve never read an X-Factor comic in my life. I thought I would try All-New X-Factor issue one since it’s one of the first week releases for the All-New Marvel NOW! reboot. I have to say, I really liked this issue. I was afraid I would have no idea … Continue reading All-New X-Factor #1 Review
I wrote about the pilot episode of Agents of SHIELD forever ago but didn’t keep up with it because I was a little disappointed with how the show was going. During the past few episodes, it picked up a little bit, but Agents of SHIELD still isn’t the great Joss Whedon series that I expected … Continue reading Don’t Go To Tahiti – Agents of SHIELD Episode 11 Review
Since it’s the beginning of the year, it seems like Marvel made their own New Year’s resolution – “Let’s re-brand our re-brand and reboot some reboots!” The result of that is All-New Marvel NOW! I’m actually a gigantic Marvel fan and I would say I spend 75% of my free time reading Marvel comics, even … Continue reading What’s Up With All-New Marvel NOW!?
I previously made a post about how I got into comic books. To sum it up, it was a very long, drawn out process, but it doesn’t have to be that way. With all these awesome movies coming out that are based on comics, it’s tempting to start reading them. It’s also very overwhelming when … Continue reading How To Get Into Superhero Comic Books Fast!
When I was starting to read as a child, my family used to buy me Archie and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle comics (the first ones!). Yes, I’m that old. Other than that, I lived a fairly comic-less life until around 2009. What sparked my interest was watching a trailer for The Watchmen. I thought it … Continue reading How I Got Into Comic Books