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X-Men: Gold #25 cover by Ryan Stegman and Edgar Delgado

X-Men Gold #25 Review: X-Men Unite in Fun One-Off Issue

Captain Britain and Meggan respond immediately Iceman’s X-Men team arrives not long afterwards However, the main Gold team is still in prison and can’t join the fight, but that problem may resolve itself sooner than later.[caption id="attachment_824102" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Men: Gold #25 cover by Ryan Stegman and Edgar Delgado[/caption]X-Men: Gold #25 presents a pleasingly straightforward[...]

Black Panther Ultimates #1 cover by Kenneth Rocafort

5 Days of Black Panther, Day 5: New Avengers, Ultimates, and Secret Wars

Plus, the team was on Earth to fight off Thanos's invasion during Infinity while the rest of the Avengers were of-world fighting the Builders.Later, Bruce Banner (at the time possessed by the more heartless Omega Hulk personality), Captain Britain, and Yellowjacket would work with the group As things became more dire, Terrax the Tamer, Doctor Doom, and[...]

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Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]

Avengers Academy Includes Openly Gay Superhero

During this event, Black Knight has been driven mad by the Ebony Blades curse, and the Avengers must free British superheroes Captain Britain and Union Jack to help combat him and cure him (and thus also recruit Black Knight too).And what has been rather wonderful, especially with this event falling on Pride Month, is that[...]

Tonight BBC Radio 4 Covers Captain Britain

A week ago, Bleeding Cool first ran the news that it looked like someone was making a Captain Britain TV show based on the British comic.It turned out that they were rather just preparing a pitch But, as a result of people suddenly asking questions of them, they put out a press release to the[...]

There Is No Captain Britain TV Series After All… Yet

When Ciara McAvoy tweeted out a design for a Captain Britain costume she was making, it launched rumors that the Marvel hero was being developed for his own TV series Turns out, that not the case officially.Seems that producers Chris Lark and Eleni Larchanidou are putting together a highlight reel for their version of a[...]

Seriously… Are We Getting A Captain Britain TV Show?

You can see her IMDB entry here. And yes, while James McAvoy is a common factor in a number of these, she is no relation.So there's no reason to presume that it's James McAvoy who will be starring in the upcoming Captain Britain TV show.She tweets, follows up with, it too late to campaign for Idris[...]

When Terry Wogan Appeared In Captain Britain…

It has just been reported that ubiquitous British/Irish TV and radio broadcaster and presenter for six decades Terry Wogan has died, aged 77, after recently being diagnosed with cancer.He made one main appearance as a multi-dimensional broadcaster in the Captain Britain strip in Daredevils #7, by Alan Moore and Alan Davis.. reporting on the trial of Saturnyne.He was also partially[...]

A New Captain Britain Comic For 2016?

During which he talked abot his love for the Marvel comics character Captain Britain and his desire to work on the character.Now Buckingham is busy right now Very busy Concluding his Miracleman run with Neil Gaiman A nunber of Vertigo projects It's unlikely that he could fit in a Captain Britain full time project any time soon.But[...]

The Return Of Captain Britain's Jackdaw This Week?

Created for Captain Britain/Black Knight strips in the Marvel UK title Hulk Weekly, he was an elf who palled around with Captain Britain and looked something like this.Then he became more of a comedy sidekick and looked like this,Until Alan Moore got his hand on him and decided that the Captain was better off[...]

Did Doctor Who Swipe Alan Moore's Captain Britain?

The writer of last night's Doctor Who, Toby Whithouse, has a very small history of this sort of thing. Check out his Miracleman/Being Human Swipe File. It was absolutely blatant. But it's another Alan Moore comic being referenced here, one with a character designed by Alan Davis. What about The Gunslinger and… The Fury? Both […]

Dez Skinn's Archaeology – And The Return Of Starburst

Shame the internet wasn't around as much back then...He's currently working on From Cents To Pence, a book written by Rob Kirby that will chronicle the history of Marvel comic book publishing in the UK and, as part of the promotion, he's been revealing a few of the comics and magazines he proposed inside and[...]

Death's Head To Return With Simon Furman

Hulk Vs Death's Head, written by Marvel HEroes regular (and top bloke) Ferg Handley and Death's Head co-creator, Simon Furman, with art by Simon Williams and John Ross.The comic is out on March 24th.Also, a character created for Britain's short-lasting original Spider-Man stories in the eighties (a stop gap to replace the reprinted black costume[...]

What Is It With Superheroes And Their Bodily Functions?

From the new issue of Amazing Spider-Man, by Dan Slott and Humberto Ramos. Coming a few months after Kevin Smith on Batman: The Widening Gyre Seriously superheroes, why not go before you go into battle? Even if you don't think you need to go, you should at least try. You might not get another chance. […]