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S.W.O.R.D. #9 Review: Canada Goes Racist
Credit: Marvel Comics Whenever you see Henry Peter Gyrich (a character loaded with his own complex history), you should know something terrible is going to happen in the name of the national interest, kind of like a news report with the words "Manchin" or "Sinema." Here, Henry has stepped outside of his patriotic roots and started[...]
Marvel Unlimited Adds X-Factor, Power Man and Iron Fist, X-Men/Alpha Flight in November
X-Factor #93-100, Power Man and Iron Fist #90-107, and X-Men/Alpha Flight #1-2 will be the classic comics making their debut on Marvel Unlimited in November. X-Factor #93-100 picks up right after the Fatal Attractions crossover event and culminates in the (supposed) death of Jamie Madrox, a theme that would recur throughout the years These issues feature[...]
Alpha Flight: True North #1
Alpha Flight returns to Marvel Comics on Monday with Alpha Flight: True North #1, an All-Canadian one-shot featuring creators including Jim Zub, Jed MacKay, Ed Brisson, Max Dunbar, Djibril Morissette-Phan, and Scott Hepburn We've got a short preview below. In which we find the titular Cannucks enjoying the sunny Arctic Circle (look, blame climate change)… And even[...]
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Alpha Flight makes its superhero landing with a new six-pack figure set that has just been revealed With recent announcements from FanExpo this week it is no surprise to see some Canadian heroes get some shine This pack puts all six characters together for the great Marvel Legends series with Marvel comics-inspired designs Included inside[...]
Blame Canada For This 7-Page Preview of Alpha Flight: True North
Marvel has released an unlettered preview of Alpha Flight: True North, the upcoming one-shot comic starring Canada's favorite superhero team But what's all this aboot "blame Canada," eh? Well, that's because the creative teams involved are all Canadians. Written by Jim Zub, Jed MacKay, and Ed Brisson⁠ with art by Max Dunbar, Djibril Morissette-Phan, and Scott[...]
Marvel Brings Back Alpha-Flight with All-Canadian Creative Team
Marvel has announced another 80th-anniversary one-shot, this time starring Canada's greatest (and only) superhero team: Alpha Flight! Rather than bringing back classic Alpha Flight creators (because then Marvel might be in danger of actually using Chris Claremont more than once every six months), however, Marvel will celebrate the team's Canadian heritage with an all-Canadian creative[...]
BC Toy Spotting: Funko, NECA, Stranger Things, Star Wars, and More!
Place a preorder here and check out all of the figures below! Marvel Legends X-Men Wendigo BAF Wave #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ The X-Force, X-Men, and Alpha Flight are making their triumphant return to the Marvel Legends Series 6-Inch line![...]
The Immortal Hulk #4 cover by Alex Ross
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Reporter Jacqueline McGee meets with Walter Langkowski, aka Sasquatch of Alpha Flight, at an airport in South Dakota They investigate a recent Hulk siting while Walter explains his history with Bruce Banner to Jacqueline During the search, Walter is stabbed while trying to break up a bar fight Jacqueline takes him to a hospital[...]
Champions #21 cover by Stefano Caselli and Marcio Menyz
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Champions and Alpha Flight are at odds The Master, a known villain, is using his advanced technology to repair the polar ice caps up north Alpha Flight, led by Captain Marvel, believe that this is a ploy, and even the Master admits this is for the benefit of his later plans for world[...]
Captain Marvel #127 cover by Phil Noto
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Widower (inverted Black Widow), Captain Marvel, and her Zeta Flight (Alpha Flight) crew learn that they need to steal their loot from Lord Starkill (Star-Lord) and his Ravagers (Guardians of the Galaxy) This somehow will lead Carol to saving Bean, but this topsy-turvy galaxy may have some more surprises for Captain Marvel. Captain Marvel[...]