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Daredevil #598 cover by Dan Mora and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Daredevil #598 Review: The City is Ablaze… with the Art of Muse-ic

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Muse's massive pro-hero graffiti begins to pop up in places across the city, and it is starting to run against Mayor Wilson Fisk's hardline stance against vigilantes. This, naturally, enrages the former Kingpin. He wants Muse brought in, but Matt Murdock knows this could only end in a bloodbath with Muse. Matt hopes […]

Defenders #9 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Defenders #9 Review: The Exciting Peak of an Already Great Series

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Jessica Jones pleads with Misty Knight to allow her to see the Punisher for information. After some convincing, Jess gets some face-time with Frank Castle. Later, the Defenders get the drop on Diamondback. All seems to be going smoothly until back-up in the form of Fixer, Moonstone, and Titania arrives. From here, it […]

Daredevil #597 cover by Dan Mora and Romulo Fajardo

Daredevil #597 Review: The Fisk Administration

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Mayor Wilson Fisk makes a very big showing of appointing Matt Murdock, who has ardently and publicly opposed Fisk in the past, as Deputy Mayor of New York City. Foggy Nelson is baffled to find his close friend in this position, especially given the many clashes between Daredevil and the Kingpin in the […]

Defenders #8 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Defenders #8 Review: The War of Kingpins

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Fixer, Moonstone, and Titania are trying to figure out what their next move is as members of the superhuman underworld with the war to take the Kingpin's seat raging across New York City. As if summoned by his name, Diamondback shows up with an offer for the three rogues. Meanwhile, the Punisher is […]

Daredevil #596 cover by Dan Mora and Juan Fernandez

Daredevil #596 Review: Battle for the Soul of New York City

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] After their encounter and Daredevil jumping out the window, Mayor Wilson Fisk has ordered the NYPD to hunt down and apprehend the Man Without Fear. Worse yet, he has mobilized hero-hunter units with special equipment designed for the powered heroes of New York. Can Daredevil escape capture? The vast majority of the plot […]

Daredevil #595 cover by Bill Sienkiewicz

Marvel Legacy Daredevil #595 Review: A Good Comic Weighed Down By Continuity

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Daredevil has returned to New York City to discover that it has nominated his most dangerous foe, Wilson Fisk, the Kingpin of Crime, as its mayor. He can't believe that this was done in earnest by the city; Fisk must have cheated his way in somehow. Matt immediately goes to the DA in […]

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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 […]

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Marvel Contest Of Champions Updates Alliance Wars

Marvel's Contest of Champions game is rolling out some big changes with update 15.0, and it's more than just adding the Kingpin and Medusa to the game. A new video released walks through some of the changes including a new Map for Alliance Wars. Players have been working on the same map for over a […]

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Doctor Strange #24 Review: A Thrilling Sorcerer Showdown

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] So, we've finally reached the end of the Secret Empire tie-in to the Doctor Strange comic. Strange, Spider Woman, Kingpin, and Ben Urich have reached their climactic showdown with Baron Mordo. Spider Woman is in a ghost plane, Fisk has been possessed by a shadow demon, and Urich is in a divine white suit […]

Daredevil #25 Review- Matt Murdock Before The Supreme Court

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Daredevil #25 is the moment we've all been waiting for: the People vs. Slugansky before the Supreme Court of the United States of America. Matthew Murdock is representing the people, and Legal, hired by Wilson Fisk, is defending Slugansky. Let the Supreme Thunder Dome of Lawyering commence! So, this is the finale to […]

Daredevil #24 Review: Foggy Nelson Is Back!

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] I've praised Charles Soule's Daredevil already for its ability to genuinely keep me guessing as to where its story is going. I'd like to happily report that this trend is continuing with this new issue. Legal beat out Matt Murdock in Slug's case at the Court of Appeals. Even with the testimony of […]

Doctor Strange #23 Review: It Can't Take Itself Seriously, So Why Should I?

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] *Ties into the Secret Empire crossover Alright, after a weekend of writing San Diego Comic-Con news articles, we're back to writing comic reviews. Everybody cheer! Now stop cheering, because we're about to tear into a comic series I previously liked by a writer whose work I generally enjoy. For those who haven't been […]

Daredevil #23 Review: Matt Murdock Takes The Stand

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] In Daredevil #23, while Matt Murdock continues his efforts to set a precedence for the validity of anonymous superhero testimonies in court, Wilson Fisk begins to plot against him. He hires a former Stark legal advisory who simply goes by Mr. Legal to represent the criminal Slug in the case. The Kingpin also […]

Defenders #2 Review: Rising To Become One Of Marvel's Top-Quality Books

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] In Defenders #2, with Luke Cage poisoned by Diamondback, Jessica Jones rushes to the Night Nurse, Linda Carter, to check on her husband. Black Cat herself delivered him to the clinic. Luke is saved by an antidote brought by Blade, the Vampire Hunter. Luke Cage is still out of action, but he will […]

Barzinga Episode 2: Batbeer!

In today's episode, BL and Henn talk about the CGC Signature Series, the best way to preserve your signed comics and magazines. Today's question is: List everyone who has ever been Batgirl in the comic series (all 70+ years of it)! Hint: Barbara Gordon isn't the only one to wear that cowl. If you're not […]

Vincent D'Onofrio Doesn't Know When Kingpin Will Return, Makes Headlines Anyway

Vincent D'Onofrio has revealed when The Kingpin will be returning to Marvel's Netflix Universe!!! Well, not really, but if you were looking at the headlines on major comics and entertainment sites today, you would certainly think he has. Vincent "D'Onofrio Discusses When Kingpin Will Return To The MCU," reported Heroic Hollywood, while Eisner award winning […]

Vincent D'Onofrio Answers If He'll Be On Marvel's The Defenders

Vincent D'Onofrio made quite an impression on viewers of Marvel's Daredevil. His turn as Wilson Fisk / Kingpin was a highlight of the popular series and his return in season two was both surprising and brilliant. So, of course, fans want to know if we'll be seeing Mr. Fisk return in the upcoming Marvel's The […]

[Updated] 12 Images From Marvel's Venom Variant Month March 2017

Marvel released four of their Venom variants for their "Venom Variant Month" in March 2017 to CBR, quickly then distributing the images over a few sites and which we've collected here.   Well you didn't see that when I published it yesterday (01:00 today my time!), because (like the total newbie that I am) I didn't publish […]

The Philosophy Of Marvel's Daredevil

I haven't come across the folks at Wisecrack before and I'll admit that when I clicked to watch the video I expected some comedy because of their name… but their take on the Philosophy of Marvel's Daredevil is an extremely well thought out and presented examination of the psychology and themes being presented in the […]

Vincent D'Onofrio On Why It Is Personal For Wilson Fisk

There is still a lot of buzz about the Netflix series Marvel's Daredevil with recent reports making it the second most pirated series ever. Now they have released a new behind-the-scene featurette focused on Wilson Fisk / The Kingpin. Actor Vincent D'Onofrio talks about how for Fisk it's personal and he's trying to clean up […]