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Comics for Your Pull Box Week of July 11th 2018: Superman Begins Anew

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of July 11th, 2018: Superman Begins Anew

All of everything is at stake in this battle.[caption id="attachment_881162" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Amazing Spider-Man #1 cover by Ryan Ottley[/caption]Amazing Spider-Man #1The new Amazing Spider-Man swings into action (how many times has that one been used in relation to Spider-Man?) under creators Nick Spencer and Ryan Ottley Aliens are invading the Earth, because Peter can never catch a break.[caption id="attachment_881163" align="aligncenter"[...]


Improbable Previews: The Spectacular Spencer-Man Debuts in Amazing Spider-Man #1

Improbable Previews: The Spectacular Spencer-Man Debuts in Amazing Spider-Man #1

We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy, of course.In this issue of Improbable Previews, we’ve gotten our hands on some unlettered Ryan Ottley art from his and Nick Spencer's Amazing Spider-Man #1, which were posted in the middle of a CBR fluff interview broken up into five clickable parts What will happen when the man behind Secret Empire[...]

Doctor Strange Damnation #4 Review: Finishes Better than it Started

Doctor Strange Damnation #4 Review: Finishes Better than it Started

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Wong and the Midnight Sons make their final stand against the hordes of Hell and the demonically-possessed Avengers. Before long, Mephisto himself arrives to gloat over having killed Johnny Blaze. However, Mephisto does not know that the Ghost Rider has become the king of Hell, and the tides may soon turn in favor […]

To Prepare for Amazing Spider-Man Run Nick Spencer Read Every Spider-Man Comic

To Prepare for Amazing Spider-Man Run, Nick Spencer Read Every Spider-Man Comic

2016 and 2017 were rough years for Nick Spencer, maybe the worst in a decade since he was driven from Cincinnati after losing his City Council bids First, despite dedicating most of his waking hours to tweeting, sometimes hundreds of times per day, about Hillary Clinton, she was still defeated by Donald Trump in the 2016[...]


Doctor Strange Damnation #3 Review: Time to Tease the Spinoffs

Doctor Strange Damnation #3 Review: Time to Tease the Spinoffs

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Wong has an almost-heart-to-heart with Ghost Rider in a flashback. In the present, Wong's team try to remove the flaming Mjolnir off Blade. Wong and Bats try to fend off the possessed Doctor Strange. Once the hammer returns to the possessed Thor, Wong's team enters heated battle against the possessed Avengers. Meanwhile, the […]

Doctor Strange Damnation #1 Review: Your Favorite Heroes Are Terrible People

Doctor Strange Damnation #1 Review: Your Favorite Heroes Are Terrible People

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] With the Avengers helping mourn and honor the fallen in Las Vegas from Secret Empire, Doctor Strange arrives to offer a ray of hope. He has regained his expansive powers and resurrects the parts of Las Vegas that fell, its citizens included. Joyous celebration quickly turns to shock and horror when the Hotel […]

Comics for Your Pull Box Week of February 21st 2018: Alters Damnation Bloodborne and More

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of February 21st, 2018: Alters, Damnation, Bloodborne, and More

It will be up to Doctor Strange and his allies to put this hellish genie back in is brimstone bottle. Donny Cates, Nick Spencer, and Rod Reis will be headlining this one.[caption id="attachment_797338" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ninja-K vs the Valiant Universe #2 cover by Kevin Wada[/caption]Ninja-K vs the Valiant Universe #2While the first issue of this one didn't quite work[...]




Nick Spencer Takes On Senator And President Over NFL #TakeTheKnee Protests

Nick Spencer Takes On Senator And President Over NFL #TakeTheKnee Protests

But despite all of this, one lingering question is on the minds of the entire nation: what does Nick Spencer think about this?Determined to find out and get rich on clicks in the process, we instructed our top investigative reporters to scour the Secret Empire writer's Twitter account and report back with the insider information[...]

Avengers #11 Review: A Lacking Story With Unfitting Art

Avengers #11 Review: A Lacking Story With Unfitting Art

X-Men tie-ins because that story is awful.I stuck with the Avengers through the Jonathan Hickman days, though I did splinter off to the Avengers World title when it started, which was primarily written by Nick Spencer I liked Hickman and Spencer’s work quite a bit, but it never quite reached the level of enjoyment I[...]

Nick Spencer Calls Out Critics On Both Sides For Fostering Harassment

Nick Spencer Calls Out Critics On Both Sides For Fostering Harassment

As the comics community grappled with an alt-right troll movement feigning outrage to get a writer fired from a book as part of harassment-fueled campaign to save comics from "SJWs," Nick Spencer took to Twitter Friday night to tell funny stories about his cat in an attempt to provide a humorous respite from all the[...]

Secret Empire: Omega #1- One Last Pass Through Secret Empire

Secret Empire: Omega #1- One Last Pass Through Secret Empire

Because I am not only a masochist but a curious masochist as well.That, and I really do think Nick Spencer is a talented writer Secret Empire just happened to turn out to be his self-combusting magnum opus that will be attached to his name for many unfortunate years to come.I loved his Sam Wilson: Captain[...]

Brevoort: Parts Of Secret Empire Made The Right People Unhappy And Upset

Brevoort: Parts Of Secret Empire "Made The Right People Unhappy And Upset"

Being gluttons for punishment, we watched it to hastily transcribe the comments of Marvel guests Tom Brevoort, Alanna Smith, and Nick Spencer.Here are the highlights:Brevoort, on how Secret Empire ended: It turns out the reason cap was this way had to do with some shenanigans by the cosmic cube [...] Two guys punched and hit one another[...]

Nick Spencer On Comics Sales Slump: Industry Has Survived Much Much Worse

Nick Spencer On Comics Sales Slump: Industry Has Survived Much Much Worse

Superstar writer Nick Spencer has heard the reports of the comics industry's demise, and he thinks they're a bit premature.[caption id="attachment_712365" align="aligncenter" width="600"] With apologies to KC Green[/caption]2017 has been a down year for comics, and Bleeding Cool reported last week that comics sales had "fallen off a cliff" with August's Diamond Sales Charts[...]

Secret Empire #10 Review: The Destination Was Not Worth The Journey

Secret Empire #10 Review: The Destination Was Not Worth The Journey

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Secret Empire #10 is finally here, and the behemoth steamroller of an event from Marvel and writer Nick Spencer is finally over And after the writer and publishers' constant calls to wait and see, to read every issue no matter what your initial reaction is, and ideally spend hundreds of dollars on the various spinoffs[...]