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Supreme Court Rules: Gabby Rivera Made Magic with Marvel's America

America, the Marvel comic book by Gabby Rivera and Joe Quinones, has some friends in high places Writer Rivera posted a photo on Twitter of a letter she received from Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor praising her work on the comic, which an aide turned the Obama appointee onto."I am grateful to you for your thoughtful[...]

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Comic Book Wins and Losses for the Week of February 28th, 2018: Terrifics Indeed!

While #39 was far from bad, in part thanks to the incredible artwork of Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, and Tomeu Morey, its sudden decision to practically freeze the plot was frustrating and unexpected.Win: America's Uplifting yet Sad Farewell[caption id="attachment_804155" align="aligncenter" width="600"] America #12 cover by Joe Quinones[/caption]The criminally underrated America ended this past week with issue #12[...]

On the Victims of the Marvel Cancellation Bloodbath

Since the speculation began, many of the titles that we speculated had received the chop have been confirmed, and even some that we hadn't come to speculate on yet.Books receiving their notice included Generation X, Gwenpool, Luke Cage, Iceman, Hawkeye, and America For me, as I began to see the scale of books affected, one[...]

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David F. Walker Confirms Luke Cage's Cancellation Due to Poor Sales

Walker has had a terrible streak of premature comic cancellations between this, the excellent Occupy Avengers, and the quite good Nighthawk. Power Man and Iron Fist had a decent lifespan, and it only seemed to end so that Marvel could double down on the characters with their own comics.I'm also angry because Marvel is slaughtering books right now, many of[...]

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No Gwenpool or America From Marvel in March 2018 – Cancelled?

Well, the Marvel March 2018 solicits are out, and it looks like a pair of casualties have been stealthily surfaced: America and The Unbelievable Gwenpool.Neither title is listed in the solicits for March 2018 by Marvel Since Marvel has made a habit of not broadcasting when a book is slated to end, when a book is slated to end[...]

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Photographic Review: Exploring The Life Of Photographer Graciela Iturbide

The book, simply, is beautiful.Following Graciela through Mexico, America, and India, the book follows the flow of her life, from a constrained childhood to adulthood, where tragedy propelled her to find her photographic gift as a way of coping and learning to notice the magical moments in life The writing is poetic, accented with notes[...]

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Cards Against Humanity Wants To Stop Trump From Building His Wall

We have no choice: Cards Against Humanity is going to save America.There’s no time for questions—now is the time to act You give us $15, and we’ll send six America-saving surprises right to your doorstep It will be fun, it will be weird, and if you voted for Trump, you might want to sit this[...]

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Represent: The Rise Of Characters Of Color In Sci-Fi And Fantasy

Peters stated that her goal was to have an open conversation about these issues.On hand for the conversation were author Gabby Rivera, currently writing Marvel's America, actor Rick Worthy, currently starring in The Magicians, director Jennifer Phang, currently directing episodes of The Expanse, and Ytasha Womack, author of Afrofuturism: a The World of Black Sci-Fi[...]

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Marvel Legacy America #8 Review: Question Authority

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_723084" align="aligncenter" width="600"] America #8 cover by Joe Quinones[/caption]America has returned home after learning her family history from her grandmother, Madrimar Unfortunately, there have been some changes at Sotomayor University, among which is a new professor in charge of relations between the faculty and students Things get a bit weirder from there and[...]

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Why Marvel Needs To Make America Chavez A Goddess

I touched on this with my America #7 review, and, even then, I saw this spinning off into a full article So here we go.To start, I just want to point out that America Chavez’s backstory is already very mythological in nature It tells an ethereal tale of near-perfect worlds formed by goddesses in love[...]

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4Chan User Trolls Marvel's 'America', Gets Letter Printed

America is the ongoing series from Marvel Comics starring the character Ms America Chavez, written by Gabby Rivera and drawn by Joe Quinones, Ming Doyle, and now Ramon Villaboros — with upcoming pages from Jaime Hernandez, a first for a monthly Marvel comic And for some people on the internet, it is the very worst comic book on[...]

Being Close Is Good Enough: We Review 'America' The Board Game

In their most recent shipment of games to us, I got a trivia game simply called America Surprisingly, not political at all as I gave this one a spin.America the board game is a trivial board game where getting close to the answer helps That may sound awkward but it's actually quite genius Up to six[...]


Marvel Releases First Six Legacy Teaser Covers, Changing Industry Forever

er, Fantastic something or other we were talking about![caption id="attachment_670508" align="aligncenter" width="916"] America by Benjamin Caldwell[/caption] [caption id="attachment_670509" align="aligncenter" width="916"] Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur by Felipe Smith[/caption] [caption id="attachment_670511" align="aligncenter" width="916"] Astonishing X-Men by John Cassaday[/caption] [caption id="attachment_670512" align="aligncenter" width="916"] Incredible Hulk by Mike Deodato[/caption] [caption id="attachment_670513" align="aligncenter" width="916"] Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows by Khary Randolph[/caption] [caption id="attachment_670515"[...]

There Will Be Two America #4 Comics In Comic Stores A Week Of Each Other

This could get confusing.America is the new series from Marvel Comics by Gabby Rivera, Ming Doyle and Joe Quinines featuring Ms America Chavez in her first and much-anticipated solo series.Its fourth issue is out on the 21st June.But they have reckoned without another comic called America.Written and drawn by Jon Hughes, published by Overground Comics/American[...]

Could Gabby Rivera Write A New LGBTQ Power Pack Comic For Marvel? #C2Ccon2017

Writer Gabby Rivera and editor Will Moss have been talking to Coast-To-Coast Comic-Con, talking about their new Marvel Comic America "A badass Latina who like girls and punches things and is able to travel through dimensions on a journey to find herself Get ready for soft pinks, blues and oranges like you've never seen before[...]


Rosy Press Vs Romance Writers Of America

Janelle Asselin, publisher of the Rosy Press digital romance comic imprint now publishing in print through Oni Press, wanted to attend the Romance Writers Of America yearly conference as an exhibitor, and getting involved with panels and workshops.She was told, I¹m not sure of the interest in romance comics The authors who participate in the pitch sessions with[...]

Hastings, The Largest Comic Book Chain In America, Is In Trouble

Hastings, founded in 1968, has stores throughout the United States, predominately in the Midwest and Northwest, but is headquartered in Texas, where the first layoffs at their main distribution warehouse are expected unless an investor or buyer is found to help stabilize the company.Hastings is a unique business utilizing several media company models including selling[...]