Longshot


New Marvel Heroes Statues are Coming Soon from Diamond Select

New Marvel Heroes Statues are Coming Soon from Diamond Select

Formerly a GameStop exclusive. Our next Marvel hero statue is quite a surprise to me as everyone's favorite Lucky Mojoverse Man and X-Men Longshot arrives This is a pretty amazing statue from Diamond Select I have to say The positioning of Longshot and the pose they gave him is just right and perfect for any display[...]

Finding Religion in Next Weeks Domino Finale

Finding Religion in Next Week's Domino Finale

For a comic book series publishing its final issue next week, perhaps it's the same concept? In any case, in next week's Domino #10, the titular Domino asks for help from the man upstairs before diving off an in-construction skyscraper to save Longshot (who she kind of knocked off at the end of Domino #9).Will[...]

X-Men Blue #15 Review: Change The Channel

X-Men Blue #15 Review: Change The Channel

One continues the fight against the forces of Mojo, and the other follows Longshot and discern a means of shutting Mojo’s operation down.Thankfully, they may have some reinforcements.[caption id="attachment_746311" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Men: Blue #15 cover by Arthur Adams and Federico Blee[/caption]With this issue, we conclude the “Mojo Worldwide” tale, and it’s a solid enough ending[...]

Brian Michael Bendiss List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

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[...]

X-Men: Blue #14 Review: That Mojo Magic

X-Men: Blue #14 Review: That Mojo Magic

Inside his arenas, more and more X-Men are being picked off as one team fights the recreations of the Avengers and the other battles amalgams of their worst threats.Magneto, Polaris, and Danger finally enter the fray, but Mojo already has a simulation lined up for these three.Luckily, Longshot may have finally found a way to[...]

Marvel Legacy X-Men: Blue #13 Review: Self-Conscious And Underwhelming

Marvel Legacy 'X-Men: Blue #13' Review: Self-Conscious And Underwhelming

There are a couple of plot moments that had me rolling my eyes too, but, to touch on those, we’ll need to dig into spoiler territory.As you may expect, Longshot shows up He’s getting a one-over on Mojo by pirating his programs via the power of the internet and whatever the Mojoverse equivalent of YouTube[...]

Pre-Swipe File: Longshot And Anders (UPDATE)

Pre-Swipe File: Longshot And Anders (UPDATE)

I have been told that an upcoming new look for the Marvel character Longshot created by Ann Nocenti and Art Adams bears a passing resemblance to the character of Anders from the Dragon's Age 2 video game.Check back when the new look design gets revealed...UPDATE: Ooh look, there it is....In Pre-Swipe File we present two[...]

Thirty-Three Thoughts About Thirty-Two Comics &#8211 Painkiller Jane Captain America Batman/Superman Batwing Green Arrow Mighty Avengers The Movement Superman Unchained Red Sonja Legends Detective Comics Action Comics Iron Man Longshot The Star Wars Victories East Of West Amazing X-Men Ten Grand Spawn Grindhouse Occultist Fatale Uber Absolution Drumhellar Alex + Ada Baltimore: Infernal Cobra Files Dark Cybertron Morning Glories And Classic Dredd

Thirty-Three Thoughts About Thirty-Two Comics – Painkiller Jane, Captain America, Batman/Superman, Batwing, Green Arrow, Mighty Avengers, The Movement, Superman Unchained, Red Sonja Legends, Detective Comics, Action Comics, Iron Man, Longshot, The Star Wars, Victories, East Of West, Amazing X-Men, Ten Grand, Spawn, Grindhouse, Occultist, Fatale, Uber, Absolution, Drumhellar, Alex + Ada, Baltimore: Infernal, Cobra Files, Dark Cybertron, Morning Glories And Classic Dredd

But, you know, Tony Stark has met Iron Man 2020 before, he knows that Arno Stark, does he really not suspect anything from his similarly named brother?Ms Nocenti there, the co-creator of Longshot, now working for DC Comics gets a nice mention in Longshot Saves The Marvel Universe I do hope she approves...Stormtroopers in[...]


Ann Nocenti On Green Arrow, Typhoid Mary, and Being a Super-Villain

We had the chance to continue the conversation, discussing some of her creations and return to comics, and here’s how that went.It’s been 26 years since Longshot and you (as Ricochet Rita/Spiral) are still around plaguing the X-Men What’s it like creating a super-villain alter ego and seeing that character around all these years?Someone once[...]