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Marvel to be honoured with Vanguard Award – News and Commentary

By Cody Mudge

Marvel Comics is to be given an award for its treatment of LGBT people at an awards banquet in Los Angeles this fall. The Hyatt Regency Century Park will play host to the 45th Annual Vanguard Gala Awards on November

REVIEW: “Elektra #6” Uncle Sai

REVIEW: "Elektra #6" Uncle Sai

By Cody Mudge

Written by: W. Haden Blackman Art by: Alex Sanchez and Esther Sanz Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 It’s a wonder that the first issue superstar artist Michael Del Mundo does not grace us with some of the most incredible art

Rocket Raccoon and Groot Variants Coming in November

By Cody Mudge

Marvel has confirmed that 20 titles will be released this November with variant covers featuring Rocket Raccoon and Groot. The two Guardians of the Galaxy cast members were launched into popular consciousness by the summer blockbuster directed by James Gunn.

REVIEW: “Original Sin #7” Sinning in the Name Of

REVIEW: "Original Sin #7" Sinning in the Name Of

By Cody Mudge

Written by: Jason Aaron Art by: Mike Deodato and Frank Martin Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 Original Sin has been a roller-coaster ride. Not because it’s been a thrill ride but because it has risen and dipped in quality with

REVIEW: “Legendary Star-Lord #2” Sisterly Love

REVIEW: "Legendary Star-Lord #2" Sisterly Love

By Cody Mudge

Written by: Sam Humphries Art by: Paco Medina, Juan Vlasco and David Curiel Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 “Sam Humphries injects the second issue of Legendary Star-Lord with plenty of sarcastic charm and bombast; and Paco Medina beautifully renders the

REVIEW: “Rocket Racoon #2” Thrusting Woodland Creature

REVIEW: "Rocket Racoon #2" Thrusting Woodland Creature

By Cody Mudge

Written by: Skottie Young Art by: Skottie Young Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 Skottie Young is only two issues into his run, but, he’s well on his way to creating a character-defining epic that has become one of the most

REVIEW: “Elektra #4” Killing in the Name Of

REVIEW: "Elektra #4" Killing in the Name Of

By Cody Mudge

Written by: W. Haden Blackman Art by: Michael Del Mundo Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 As the penultimate issue of the opening arc of the series, “Elektra #4” succeeds in almost every capacity. Writer W. Haden Blackman reconciles the issue

REVIEW: “Magneto #7” Are You Not Entertained?

REVIEW: "Magneto #7" Are You Not Entertained?

By Cody Mudge

Written by: Cullen Bunn Art by: Gabriel Hernandez Walta and Javier Fernandez Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 “Magneto #7” is another very entertaining and readable adventure in Cullen Bunn’s series focused on the self-proclaimed, “Protector of Mutantkind”. The issue does

Why You Should Be Reading… Secret Avengers

By Cody Mudge

Spider-Man! Spider-Man! He does whatever a spider can! You’re welcome for getting that stuck in your head. Sing it while you’re driving home from work, while you’re brushing your teeth, while you begin to pick up random objects and begin

REVIEW: Moon Knight #5 – Over the Moon

By Cody Mudge

Written by: Warren Ellis Art by: Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 “Moon Knight #5” is part Judge Dredd and part The Raid: Redemption. It’s also entirely awesome. This week saw a lot of really great

REVIEW: Original Sin #5 – Eye-Patches for Everyone

By Cody Mudge

Written by: Jason Aaron Art by: Mike Deodato Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 My spider-sense is telling me that “Original Sin #5” is going to read a lot better when this event is collected into a trade paperback. As an

REVIEW: Black Widow #8 – Along Came a Soldier

By Cody Mudge

Written by: Nathan Edmondson Art by: Phil Noto Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 In “Black Widow #8” writer Nathan Edmondson and artist Phil Noto have perhaps the first missed opportunity of their fantastic run. A team-up between Winter Solider and

REVIEW: Ms. Marvel #5 – Marvel-ous

By Cody Mudge

Written by: G. Willow Wilson Art by: Adrian Alphona and Ian Herring Published by: Marvel Comics $2.99 Move over Carol Danvers, there’s a new Ms. Marvel in town and there’s more than enough room on my shelf for the both

REVIEW: Savage Hulk #1 – Star Gazing with Hulk

By Cody Mudge

Written by: Alan Davis Art by: Alan Davis, Mark Farmer and Matt Hollingsworth Published by: Marvel Comics $3.99 “Savage Hulk #1” is an interesting debut for a new series. If this series is going to be similar to Savage Wolverine