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Gabby Rivera Adapts Her Novel Juliet Takes a Breath as a Comic with Celia Moscote at BOOM!

Gabby Rivera Adapts Her Novel Juliet Takes a Breath as a Comic with Celia Moscote at BOOM!

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced a graphic novel adaptation of Gabby Rivera's bestselling novel, Juliet Takes a Breath, with Rivera handling the script, Celia Moscote on art, and James Fenner on colors Set to hit stores in November, Juliet Takes a Breath is billed as "an unforgettable queery coming-of-age story exploring race, identity, and[...]

First Look at b.b. free #1 from Gabby Rivera and Royal Dunlap

First Look at b.b. free #1 from Gabby Rivera and Royal Dunlap

free #1, the new comic by Gabby Rivera and Royal Dunlap to be published in November on BOOM!'s portable audio device themed imprint, BOOM! Box Billed as "an adventure about finding your strength and your truth when the whole world is against you," the comic sees acclaimed author Rivera return to comics with her first[...]

America #12 cover by Joe Quinones

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!

With some great artistic talent and the ever-lovable America Chavez, Gabby Rivera gave this book the beautiful sendoff it deserved.Loss: Black Panther #170 Chooses Spectacle Over Plot Advancement[caption id="attachment_802603" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Black Panther #170 cover by Phil Noto[/caption]While I'm still a huge fan of this series and the unique perspective brought by writer Ta-Nehisi Coates, delivering yet more plot[...]

America #12 cover by Joe Quinones

America #12 Review: A Photo Finish to a Unique and Endearing Series

With this, America hopes to defeat La Legion for good and save her grandmother, Madrimar.[caption id="attachment_804155" align="aligncenter" width="600"] America #12 cover by Joe Quinones[/caption]America #12 arrives at a photo finish with this uplifting and energetic finale to the Gabby Rivera’s series.In a lot of ways, it works in its simplicity[...]

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

Plus, she is a gay POC, which you don't often get from the Big Two. Gabby Rivera and Joe Quinones did an exemplary job with this series, and it will be very sad to see it go It would be great to see America show up in a series or film.I've never been a fan of The Unbelievable Gwenpool myself, but[...]

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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[...]

Cover to America #8 by Joe Quinones

Marvel Legacy America #8 Review: Question Authority

Gabby Rivera accomplishes a very relevant and engaging story here.As you may be able to guess from the plot, it is a very text-heavy comic There is a lot of dialogue and few action sequences However, as opposed to the previous issue of America or the verbose tendencies of Blue Beetle, there is a palpable[...]

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Why Marvel Needs To Make America Chavez A Goddess

Writer Gabby Rivera has put a lot of work into making her a well-rounded and all-around lovable powerhouse.How do you remedy this? I don’t know; I’m not a marketer However, putting her in Contest of Champions, the Marvel Heroes game, or the Avengers Assemble cartoon would help Or, dare I say it, she could be[...]

America #7 Review: A Goddess For The New Age

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] America Chavez gets in touch with her roots, as he grandmother explains the origins of their home planet, her people, how they came to the Utopian Parallel, and her mothers. America is a character that I've liked quite a bit since her recent inception. I've yet to read Vengeance, and I'm just now […]

America Basically Just Continues What She Was Already Doing For Marvel Legacy From Rivera And Quinones

Jones.AMERICA #8Written by Gabby RiveraPenciled by Joe QuinonesCover by Joe QuinonesEXTERMINATRIX Everyone’s favorite no-nonsense powerhouse, America Chavez, may have finally met her match Introducing – the deadly and exotic Exterminatrix! Can America continue her hard-hitting journey to defend the multiverse against the oncoming warpath of Exterminatrix and the ominous Midas Corporation? It’s the start of a[...]

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[...]