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Marvel Legacy #1 Review: A Lackluster Tease For Upcoming Titles

Marvel Legacy #1 Review: A Lackluster Tease For Upcoming Titles

Steve Rogers, AKA also Captain America, is brooding in a diner while a news network talks about the events of Secret Empire Norman Osborn attempts a heist of the Sanctum Santorum while Iron Fist discusses his dreams of the Avengers 1,000,000 B.C with the current Sorcerer Supreme, Doctor Strange Skaar puts out a call for[...]

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

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

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 America until it began tying into Secret Empire, and his Astonishing Ant-Man and Superior Foes of Spider-Man were brilliant series through-and-through.As such, I was[...]

Secret Empire #10 Review: A Better Ending Than This Series Earned

Secret Empire #10 Review: A Better Ending Than This Series Earned

I’m always up for more Winter Soldier in my comic books, and it’s kind of sweet how his softer side is what brought back real Steve Rogers and won Kobik back to his side.We’ve just touched on some spoilers, but we’re going to move deeper in from here.So yeah, that memory of Steve Rogers was[...]



Why Marvel Should Really Publish A #STUCKY Comic After Secret Empire

Why Marvel Should Really Publish A #STUCKY Comic After Secret Empire

Instead, the reveal was that he'd been a sleeper agent for decades for the fascist organisation Hydra, which led to the current Secret Empire storyline with the US now under his dictatorial rule.So, the outcome was slightly different than what people were hoping for.The conversations surrounding Steve Rogers' sexuality as portrayed on the page were[...]

Quintessential Captain America Stories To Read This July 4th

Quintessential Captain America Stories To Read This July 4th

In celebration of the American Day of Independence, it’s a great time to point people in the direction of some great stories about the greatest champion of the United States, Captain America: The Sentinel of Liberty.It happens to be more relevant these days when the current mainline story about Steve Rogers is…less than satisfying and[...]

Secret Empire To Secret Empire: Interview With A 40-Year Captain America Fan

Secret Empire To Secret Empire: Interview With A 40-Year Captain America Fan

Over time, it developed, and I got more interested in characters like the Avengers, the X-Men, Hawkman, the Flash, and others.It’s worth mentioning that he also introduced me to Bleeding Cool, has been a longtime reader, and helped point me in the direction of the site when I was looking for writing jobs.There was one[...]

Mindless Speculation &#8211 What Is The Vanishing Point

Mindless Speculation – What Is The Vanishing Point?

Marvel have teased the final issue of Secret Empire this week, with the tagline of 'What is the Vanishing Point?' and with cover art taken from the Generations art created by Alex Ross.This obviously suggests that there is a closer link to Secret Empire and Generations than previously assumed, but just what is that link?[...]

Just Like Magik Emma Frost Vanishes from Secret Empire Uprising #1

Just Like Magik, Emma Frost Vanishes from Secret Empire Uprising #1

Magik.So what happened? Why is Emma Frost gone? What did Magik bring to the story that Emma could not? Also, was this an editorial decision or the creators decision?And while the cover changes have been pretty good, making the less observant or those who don't look at solicits and early comic news not realise the[...]

No More Sam Wilson Or Steve Rogers &#8211 Its Just Captain America Going Forward

No More Sam Wilson Or Steve Rogers – It's Just Captain America Going Forward

Come a little bit closer baby Get it on, get it on Cause tonight is the night When two become one - The Spice Girls, written with Matt Rowe and Richard Stannard.July 2017 sees the publication of Captain America: Sam Wilson #24 and Captain America: Steve Rogers #19.The books initially split when Sam Wilson took on the role[...]

The Penny Drops &#8211 Secret Empire #2 Reviewed (SPOILERS)

The Penny Drops – Secret Empire #2 Reviewed (SPOILERS)

In the whole period, writer Nick Spencer and various editors at Marvel have assured that this isn't a clone, this isn't an alternate reality Steve Rogers, this isn't mind control This is the 'true' Steve Rogers, a 'fact' pushed forward with the zero issues revelation that in the Marvel Universe, according to Secret Empire at[...]

In Secret Empire Context Is Everything

In Secret Empire, Context Is Everything

Vision appears to have been hacked, and Scarlet Witch is manipulated (it's not the first time).Furthermore, it could be surmised that the manipulation of Scarlet Witch, one of the Marvel Universe's most powerful magic users, is also partly responsible for Steve Rogers' ability to lift Mjölnir, even though he is now a fascist.In all likelihood,[...]

When Captain America Wielded Mjolnir To Fight Nazis

When Captain America Wielded Mjolnir To Fight Nazis

But now that he does and wants to wholesale enact fascism on USA soil, he can still hold the hammer...maybe Mjolnir can be tricked by Cosmic Cubes too, who knows.But what it did bring to mind is one of the last times Steve Rogers was worthy of holding the hammer of Thor...during Fear Itself, by[...]

How To Do Secret Empire Without Offending Everyone

How To Do Secret Empire Without Offending Everyone

So what would I have done to make a story that tells the message of Secret Empire, but perhaps without angering thousands of fans and alienating new and long-term readers.I'll lay it out below, because obviously, I'm not going to be anything with this nor am I ever likely to be writing Captain America; but[...]

Axis And Allies: Using The Enemies Strategy In Marvels Secret Empire

Axis And Allies: Using The Enemies Strategy In Marvel's Secret Empire

So beware, spoilers follow....In our previous article, we told how it is revealed that Captain America, Steve Rogers, was always Hydra...because originally Hydra (and thus, the Nazis) won World War II The Allies, in a last ditch attempt, use a Cosmic Cube to alter reality so that Hydra and the Nazis lose, and that is the[...]

Caps Betrayal Begins: Secret Empire #0 Review

Cap's Betrayal Begins: Secret Empire #0 Review

Start with a huge revelation or inciting incident that really cracks the whole universe asunder.The story by Nick Spencer then gradually builds as the heroes of the Marvel Universe find themselves split in many directions through the secret machinations of Steve Rogers himself, the man they trust the most There's something to be said for[...]


[SPOILER] Civil War II #8 Preview Suggests THAT Premonition Went Differently

[SPOILER] Civil War II #8 Preview Suggests THAT Premonition Went Differently

By Joe Glass[caption id="attachment_587191" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cover by Marko Djurdjevic[/caption]So Marvel have now released a preview for the final issue of Civil War 2, and it would seem to answer what exactly that Miles Morales Spider-Man premonition and Old Man Logan saying his world was the way it was because of what 'Stark did' was[...]

Some New Yorkers Not Happy About Captain America Statue

Some New Yorkers Not Happy About Captain America Statue

Green activists say the space is designated as commercial-free and the giant Steve Rogers is basically a commercial for Marvel Entertainment.Those who are upset won't have to look at it for long, the statue will only be there for two weeks before heading down to a plaza outside Barclays Center through September and then over[...]