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When Captain America Wielded Mjolnir To Fight Nazis

But now that he does and wants to wholesale enact fascism on USA soil, he can still hold the hammer...maybe Mjolnir can be tricked by Cosmic Cubes too, who knows.But what it did bring to mind is one of the last times Steve Rogers was worthy of holding the hammer of Thor...during Fear Itself, by[...]

Shining A Spotlight – Ray Anthony Height

He's worked for Marvel Comics on Fear Itself: Fearsome Foursome, Spider-Girl and Powerman: Shadowlands He's also worked for Viz Media on Redaki and the upcoming Monsuno Ray even had a successful Kickstarter campaign for his creator-owned series Midnight Tiger which he's working on now And like most creators he's set up on Tumblr, Deviant Art, Twitter, and Facebook[...]

ComiXology All Over The World – Israel Feels Fear Itself, Popeye Takes China

Meanwhile it's totally random madness down the rest of the list with Spain bringing in Invincible #98 in the first slot, Thunderbolts #1 winning it in Japan, Popeye Classics #1 taking China, Before Watchmen: Comedian #4 laughing it up to number one in India, Grimm Fairy Tales: Myths & Legends #23 is of course the[...]

Fox News Calls Catwoman "Fictionalised Playboy"

They've been running the report below since the weekend, and it looks to be typical Fox fare.With one expert calling comics "fictionalised Playboy", the trailer for this Fox 5 report on how modern day comics are destroying our childresn seems to concentrate mostly on the new Catwoman series from DC Comics, with a brief glimpse[...]

The Big Red Reset Button Of Fear Itself 7.3

And it almost succeeds.Fear Itself #7.3 by Matt Fraction and Salvador Larroca, seeks to be the final endcap to the events of Fear Itself, specifically those encountered by Iron Man, which can be pretty much summed up as his releationship with Odin, and his relationship with the entire population of Paris, most of whom have[...]

The Metatextual Retconning Of Fear Itself #7.2

Well pretty much all of Fear Itself #7.2 does Oh and a bit of Buffy.Now there are going to be a few spoilers in this, there's no two ways about it So let me tell you a quick story, to give people a chance to move onto another article My six year old daughter got[...]

Wednesday Trending Topics: Near Future Shock

 If you don't wanna know, you don't wanna scroll...Most-Read Comic Stories Today: The Winter Soldier #1 From Brubaker And Guice In 2012 Today Fear Itself #7.1 is published. The Future Of Uncanny X-Men Has A Little Phoenix Flair Well, with today’s release of Uncanny X-Men #1, why not have a look into the future of that title too? Thirteen Thoughts[...]

The Winter Soldier #1 From Brubaker And Guice In 2012

Today Fear Itself #7.1 is published Which features the memorial service for Bucky Barnes - Captain America's sidekick in the war, who was revived as Soviet weapon The Winter Soldier and then became Captain America when the original was thought dead.During the issue you discover that the Winter Soldier identity, at least, is alive and[...]

Monday Trending Topics: Marvel On Top

 That's gonna be big. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: Fear Itself 7.1, 7.2 and 7.3 Variants Indicate The Changing Weather Of Marvel Nine steps for Thor… All Crisis Events Removed From DC Continuity (UPDATE) Dan DiDio has updated; Rick Olney Sells Indiana Jones World Wap Without Matt Busch Or Lucasfilm’s Permission Not too long ago, we pointed out that Matt[...]

Fear Itself 7.1, 7.2 and 7.3 Variants Indicate The Changing Weather Of Marvel

From Lee Bermejo, Salvador Larroca, and  Ariel Olivetti come three variant covers for Fear Itself #7.1, #7.2 and #7.3 that will sell more than calling them Fear Itself: The Aftermath.And we seem to get three separate weather patterns as well Raining, snow and a sunny day with a little cloud cover Really., these variant covers[...]

Captain America Calls Finders Keepers In The Fearless #1

Well, it looks like Sin'd forces have done a good job of creating a smaller government, if nothing else.Oh and it also has major, if predictable, spoilers for Fear Itself #7 You have been warned.This is a lesson in how to keep an event comic going on for an[...]

Double Page "Here Comes The Cavalry" Splash From Fear Itself #7

Here's a double page spread preview of Fear Itself Captain America holding the line with a couple of guns and some debris When suddenly...I wonder if they'll get to keep all those weapons afterwards?Here's a double page spread preview of Fear Itself Captain America holding the line with a couple of guns and some[...]


Fear Itself – Bullet Points From Fan Expo Canada

From the Fear Itself panel held at Fan Expo Canada last night, come the following bullet points;The Fearless mini-series will focus on Valkyrie and Sin and what happens to the hammers. Battle Scars will be a murder mystery that turns into a conspiracy. Matt Fraction says to count the foot steps in this image as it is[...]

Squirrel Girl Gets A Fear Itself All Of Her Very Own

She's a joke character, but one that has drawn a lot of affection from readers and her appointment as a nanny for the Avengers, looking after Jessica Jones and Luke Cage's child was seen by some as a demotion.Well, this week's Fear Itself issue tries to put pay to that Not only does she take[...]


A Look At Fear Itself #6… Courtesy Of Fear Itself #5

The new issue of Fear Itself gives us a look at things to come Thor being given a lift home after a heavy night's mead drinking, a bridge and Iron Man mixing up a potion with Merlin But will it be alcoholic?And then we have a look at some other tie ins...Comics courtesy of Orbital[...]

The Difference Between The Marvel Battle Scars Images

They told us at San Diego Comic Con to compare the difference between the image on the screen and the one published on Marvel.com later.Here's the screen image of the Fear Itself: Battle Scars comic.And on the Marvel website...The big difference? Thor's gone, replaced Start your speculation engines...now! They told us at San Diego Comic[...]

Marvel Offers Fear Itself Variant For Ripped Up Flashpoint Comics From DC

And then I get a press release from Marvel.In which they are to offer retailers a limited variant of Fear Itself #6 with a cover by Ed McGuinness And all retailers have to do is.. return the covers of fifty first print Flashpoint spinoff titles published by DC Comics.And those who do will also be[...]

Live From The Fear Itself Panel At San Diego Comic Con

The cover to Fear Itself #6, folks Thor going toe to toe with a certain serpent.. who of course does not have toes.After Fear Itself comes Battle Scars.. with lots of vampire action And lots of after effects of the culmination of Fear Itself And check for the big difference between this and the official[...]