Will Marvel Make Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch Mutants Again in 2019?

But what about some of the other victims of Marvel's feud with Fox over movie rights? Of course, we're talking about Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch.These characters have been the victims of quite a few awful retcons over the years, the less said about some of them the better...But things came to a head in[...]

Quicksilver: No Surrender #5 cover by Martin Simmonds

Quicksilver: No Surrender #5 Review – Sprinting Across Finish Line

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Quicksilver centers himself, and his shades finally disappear However, one remains It talks and looks even more like Pietro than the others It taunts Quicksilver and promises to kill everyone he loves It somehow tears through the barrier and enters our world with Pietro shortly behind Time is finally moving again for our hero,[...]

Exiles #7 cover by Mike McKone

Exiles #7 Review: Old West Superheroics in a Genuinely Fun Comic

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Exiles have been approached by a man called the King, the T'Challa of this strange Old West dimension in which the team has found themselves. With the King and equipment supplied by Moira MacTaggert, Blink, Valkyrie, and Wolvie go to stop the Magnus Gang and save Iron Lad. Unfortunately, Magnus isn't the […]

Exiles #6 cover by Mike McKone

Exiles #6 Review: One of Marvel's Most Charming Books

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Exiles are resting up in the Bahamas after their conflict with the Time-Eater, revealed to be Kang the Conqueror. They are still stinging from the loss of Khan, and Blink is eager to find her former teammates out in the Multiverse. While tinkering with the Tallus, Blink, Wolvie, Valkyrie, and Iron Lad […]

Quicksilver: No Surrender #4 cover by Martin Simmonds

Quicksilver: No Surrender #4 Review – Getting the Miniseries Back on Track

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Quicksilver, believing himself to still be stuck in this world between moments, has taken it upon himself to give his turtle, Mister Dibbles, a tour around the world He discovers a hive of the light creatures and tries to fight them When all seems lost, Scarlet Witch arrives to tell Pietro that the Avengers[...]

Quicksilver: No Surrender #3 cover by Martin Simmonds

Quicksilver: No Surrender #3 Review – Running in Place

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Quicksilver is racing away from a giant energy beast through the frozen world with an inanimate Scarlet Witch in tow The creature wants to hurt Pietro’s sister, and he will not let that happen no matter the cost Quicksilver reflects on the lives he and Scarlet Witch have led, and he puts everything into[...]

Quicksilver: No Surrender #2 cover by Martin Simmonds

Quicksilver: No Surrender #2 Review – Running Through a Standstill

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Quicksilver is running himself to the point of exhaustion to fight off the colorful shades that resemble him No matter how many he destroys, more appear to attack the ones Pietro loves Things are getting worse too More are appearing, and they are getting more powerful.[caption id="attachment_867485" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Quicksilver: No Surrender #2 cover[...]

Quicksilver: No Surrender #1 cover by Martin Simmonds

Quicksilver: No Surrender #1 Review – A Brilliant Character-Focused Comic

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Quicksilver, with the help of Scarlet Witch, barely destroys the sphere that has frozen the world’s heroes However, whatever reaction from destroying this sphere has left the world frozen to Pietro Maximoff He has saved the world, but he is now alone But what if he’s not alone? What if he has company, but[...]

Comics for Your Pull Box: May 16th, 2018 – Garth Ennis Two-Shot and Quicksilver Won't Surrender

This era of Thor has been legendary, and this will be its epilogue.[caption id="attachment_847177" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Quicksilver: No Surrender #1 cover by Martin Simmonds[/caption]Quicksilver: No Surrender #1Quicksilver is receiving a spin-off from Avengers: No Surrender by Saladin Ahmed and Eric Nguyen Peitro has been ejected from our world and must fight the threat only he can perceive on his own.[caption[...]

Avengers #684 cover by Mark Brooks

Avengers #684 Review: The Hulk Returns to a Complete Mess

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] We are shown the origins of the Incredible Hulk as well as all the times he has faced death over the year (more than you would think, also Avengers: Ultron Forever). He then returns in the present, looking confused but just as angry as ever. We return to the game between the Grandmaster […]

Uncanny Avengers #30 cover by Terry and Rachel Dodson

Uncanny Avengers #30 Review: A Sweet if Unexciting Finale

Synapse awakens to a letter from Quicksilver.Finally, the team is visited by a longtime Avenger with a proposition.[caption id="attachment_766889" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Uncanny Avengers #30 cover by Terry and Rachel Dodson[/caption]Firstly, I have to gripe about what is happening to the Avengers titles Weekly books are almost universally a bad idea[...]

Uncanny Avengers #29 cover by R.B. Silva and Java Tartaglia

Uncanny Avengers #29 Review: The Juggernaut Is On A Roll

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]The Juggernaut has been let loose upon the Uncanny Avengers, accidentally summoned by Doctor Voodoo while attempting to fix up Avengers Mansion.Rogue tries to lead the team, but Quicksilver, in his traditional arrogant fashion, goes off the reservation within minutes Can the team come together to bring down the Unstoppable Force?[caption id="attachment_743783" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Brian Michael Bendis 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[...]

Uncanny Avengers #28 cover by R. B. Silva and Edgar Delgado

Marvel Legacy Uncanny Avengers #28 Review: Oh My Stars And Garters

Johnny must decide what to do with this information.Meanwhile, the Beast and Wonder Man meet at a bar not too far from Avengers Mansion to catch up and decide what to do with their life next.As a longtime Avengers’ fan, it delights me to no end to see classics like the Beast and Wonder Man[...]

Uncanny Avengers #27 Review: The Avengers Battle Nihilism

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_715351" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Uncanny Avengers #27[/caption]The Uncanny Avengers are under attack by Graviton! In one swoop, he destroyed Avengers Mansion and launched Scarlet Witch into the sky while her teammates watch helplessly in the rubble.Quicksilver is ready to kill him The rest are just trying figure out a way out of this situation[...]

Uncanny Avengers #26 Review- Return of Scarlet Witch

They have landed in Avengers Mansion for now, and Quicksilver wants his sister, the Scarlet Witch, to rejoin the team.However, Rogue does not trust Wanda Maximoff Responsible for the near-extinction of mutants that was M-Day and recently working for Hydra while under the possession of the chaos god, Chthon, Wanda has been tied to a[...]

What Jack Kirby Means To A Comic Fan, Critic, And Aspiring Creator

On August 28th, 1917, Jacob Kurtzberg was born in Manhattan. He was born to a pair of Austrian Jewish immigrants. He took to drawing quickly, starting in comic strips in 1936, and, in 1940, he teamed up with Joe Simon to create Captain America and Bucky Barnes. It's weird to think that a man born […]

Secret Empire #5 Review – Just Not Good Super Hero Fiction

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Now, even though I am Bleeding Cool's "Secret Empire is actually pretty good" guy, doesn't mean I think the series is perfect. It has its flaws, and one of my first two articles for BC was my review of #2, which was a comic that could basically be summed up with "Hey, don't […]

Secret Empire: Underground #1 Review- A Great Self-Contained Adventure

Quicksilver is really cool too, though he’s not really one of my favorites Oh, also Iron Man is in it for a bit.The plot of this one is that this group of Underground members are searching for a shard of the Cosmic Cube in the Antarctic Savage Lands They run into Sauron, who has just[...]

Uncanny Avengers #24 Review: A Promising New Creative Team

Matters are complicated when Rogue runs across the Shocker and Scorpia attempting to rob a bank in the chaos.Meanwhile, Quicksilver is outside the dome and trying to find a means of entering it He hears a broadcast from the AI of Tony Stark and runs in the direction of the signal.Uncanny Avengers #24 is very[...]