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The cover to X-Men #1 from Marvel Comics, hitting Marvel Unlimited in April.

The Dawn of X Finally Comes to Marvel Unlimited in April

As the comic industry remains shut down with very few new comics in sight, readers are turning to older comics to get their fill of superhero action. For that purpose, it's hard to go wrong with Marvel Unlimited, which offers access to a back catalog of more than 27,000 Marvel Comics, with more added each […]

Marvel and DC Comics are using the current global situation as a chance to get ahead of schedule on their comic book line for the rest of the year,

DC and Marvel Comics Using Current Situation to Get Ahead Of Schedule

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool ran an article about the word we had received from comic book creators at DC Comics. Who were telling me that planned work had been put on hold for them. Checking back, that doesn't seem to have changed. It just sees DC join Marvel, IDW, Valiant, Oni, Dark Horse and more, as […]

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DC and Marvel Zoom Backgrounds in Your Daily LITG April 8th 2020

Yesterday saw the stories about DC and Marvel Zoom backgrounds dominate news coverage on Bleeding Cool. Courtesy of Boing Boing decided to link lots of people in our direction. News about some DC Comics projects being put on pause may need an update today. But the biggest news was probably Diamond's change of policy to […]

Radical Shift Of Gravity, one of a number of comics published this week.

All Comics Published This Week From Marvel, DC, Image and More

Diamond Comic Distributors closed its doors to new product two weeks ago. This led to the biggest print comics publishers restricting their digital output as well. This was an attempt to support physical comic book stores, unable to receive print comics from Diamond. The suggestion is that continued digital publication right would cannibalise future print […]

Quentin Tarantino attends the premiere of the movie "Once Upon A Time In Hollywood" during the 72nd Cannes Film Festival on May 21, 2019 in Cannes, France.

Luke Cage: Quentin Tarantino Wanted to Make Marvel Film

Before Netflix adapted Luke Cage to television and Marvel conceived a cinematic universe, director Quentin Tarantino had plans for the Hero for Hire. The Academy Award-winner appeared on Amy Schumer's podcast 3 Girls, 1 Keith to talk about his early ambitions as an aspiring filmmaker including wanting to adapt the hero to the big screen. […]

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Iron Man Takes a Stand Against Thanos with Beast Kingdom

Beast Kingdom is taking us back to Avengers: Infinity War with their newest Egg Action Attack figure. The Iron Man Mark 50 suit returns but is featured in a new battle damaged styled mold. This comes from the Infinity War where Tony Stark takes on Thanos on the planet Titan. This figure captures that pivotal […]

The cover to GIant-Size X-Men: Nightcrawler #1 from Marvel Comics, with art by Alan Davis and Edgar Delgado.

Giant-Size X-Men: Nightcrawler #1 Recap: An In-Sidri-Ous Surprise

Giant-Size X-Men: Nightcrawler #1 was written by Jonathan Hickman with art by Alan Davis. Carlos Lopez did color art and Clayton Cowles lettered. It's the second in a series of five Giant-Size X-Men one-shots focusing on specific X-Men. When the next one will hit stores remains up-in-the-air during the industry shutdown. Thankfully, the one-and-done nature […]

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X-Men #9 Recap: It's Good to Be the King

X-Men #9 was written by Jonathan Hickman with art by Leinil Francis Yu and Sunny Gho, plus lettering from Clayton Cowles. It's the last issue of X-Men published by Marvel Comics before the industry shutdown. With the state of the comics industry uncertain for the near future, the release date of X-Men #10 is still in […]

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How Cheap Paper Influenced Jean Grey's Iconic Phoenix Costume

Jean Grey's Phoenix costume is one of the most easily-recognizable in comics, but it almost looked a lot different. Marvel executive Tom Brevoort has been passing the time amidst the industry shutdown by posting ancient Marvel artwork on Twitter. His latest tweet shows off early Dave Cockrum design concepts for Jean's Phoenix costume, some of […]


Ant-Man 3 Has Found a Writer

"Ant-Man 3" Brings on Rick and Morty Writer Jeff Loveness

Ant-Man 3 has found a new writer according to The Hollywood Reporter. Marvel has already decided to bring back director Peyton Reed for the third entry in the Ant-Man movies but a report says they are bringing on Jeff Loveness to write the script. Loveness is a writer and co-producer on the wildly popular Rick and Morty […]

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John Byrne Originally Imagined a Very Different Wolverine

Wolverine is a superhero with an iconic look with and without his mask on, but if legendary artist John Byrne had his way, the Logan we know and love might have looked a lot different. Marvel executive Tom Brevoort has been sharing old Marvel artwork on Twitter to pass the time during the industry shut […]


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"Black Widow" to November, "Mulan" to July, "Artemis Fowl" to Disney+

The shuffling of release dates for the 2020 movie season continues and this time it comes from Disney. According to Deadline, they have decided to shift a couple of major movies in terms of release dates for the rest of this year. The first one that is a bit surprising is that Disney is not […]

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Marvel Unlimited Expands with Free Classic Story Collections

Marvel is expanding its Marvel Unlimited binge-reading subscription service with a new free tier featuring collections of classic stories, the publisher revealed in a press release today. The classic story collections chosen all represent Marvel trade paperbacks available to purchase from local comic shops, Marvel was sure to point out in the press release lest […]


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MARVEL x MOEBIUS Collection Puts Classic Superhero Art on Skater Gear

Primitive Skateboarding is taking classic superhero artwork by legendary French artist Jean Giraud, better known as Moebius, and emblazoning it across a line of skateboards and skater gear as part of the new MARVEL x MOEBIUS Collection. Images of Spider-Man, Silver Surfer, Iron Man, The Punisher, and The Thing are available across Primitive's line of […]

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Daredevil Shadowlands Returns with Sideshow Exclusive Figure

Daredevil returns to the hit Marvel Comics storyline Shadow with a new very limited edition figure. Sideshow Collectibles brings Matt Murdock's alter ego who is now the leader of The Hand. The figure features a newly designed black fabric body suit and sculpted armor. The suit does features some elements of red on it and […]

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"Marvel Strike Force" Receives A Second-Anniversary Update

FoxNext Games have announced a special second-anniversary update is coming to Marvel Strike Force, but fans may not be too excited to see what's coming. The company revealed that The Black Order is coming to game, which will add five new characters. Those characters being Proxima Midnight, Corvus Glaive, Cull Obsidian, Ebony Maw, and the […]

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Marvel Puts Comics from Disney+ Hero Project on Marvel Unlimited

Looking for something new to read while the comic industry is shut down? Marvel may not be putting out any new comics next week, but that hasn't stopped the publisher from satisfying its penchant for number one issues. Marvel's Hero Project is a show available to binge on Disney+ where Marvel celebrates young people who […]