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Would Thor Make a Good Loki A Preview of What If Thor #1

Would Thor Make a Good Loki? A Preview of What If? Thor #1

Some of the recent What If? books have gone high concept with their alternate-universe storytelling, such as What If? X-Men, which reimagined the X-Men as cyberpunk hackers But What If? Thor is a much more classic take on the concept, going back to a pivotal moment in Marvel Comics lore and changing the outcome of[...]

Is What If Punisher Basically the Snyder Cut of Spider-Man

Is What If? Punisher Basically the Snyder Cut of Spider-Man?

Have you ever wondered what it might look like if Zack Snyder directed a Spider-Man movie? What if he wrote a Spider-Man comic? If he did, we might see something like this week's What If? Punisher, which asks the question: what if Peter Parker became the Punisher instead of Spider-Man?In a preview of the comic,[...]

Professor X is Dying&#8230 Again A What If X-Men Preview

Professor X is Dying… Again! A What If? X-Men Preview

But in What If? X-Men, in stores this week, it looks Xavier is on his way out again, though this is an alternate cyberpunk universe version of the Professor.In the "more things change" category, however, it's nice to know that Cable looks and acts exactly the same no matter what fictional universe he's inhabiting.Check out[...]

Marvels What If Returns in October with 6 New One-Shots

Marvel's 'What If?' Returns in October with 6 New One-Shots

It's What If?, which is returning in a series of six one-shots in October The folks at Marvel announced the news on their website, along with solicits for each issue Here's the What If? questions Marvel plans to answer:What if Flash Thompson became Spider-Man? What if Magik didn't join the New Mutants after escaping Limbo?[...]

Contest Of Champions Gets Some Funky Funkos Including Secret Empire Cap

Contest Of Champions Gets Some Funky Funkos, Including Secret Empire Cap

I do know however that the What If? comic is insanely popular So expect a tough time getting to that one Howard the Duck looks insane in that mech suit And Groot with a beard is amazing. Marvel Contest of Champions Funko Pop Exclusives [gallery columns="2" size="full" ids="752471,752469,752472,752474"]Whelp, there it is — a Secret Empire Captain America[...]

Speculator Corner: How To Buy What If Venom Possessed Deadpool On The Cheap

Speculator Corner: How To Buy "What If Venom Possessed Deadpool" On The Cheap

What If Venom Posessed Deadpool by Skottie Young Hot characters, hot creator, very low print run.And it now sells for up to $200.But.. it's a reprint.A reprint of the back up stories in these four issues of What If.Iron Man: Demon In An Armor - $6.90 Buy It Now and recent sales as low as $3.Wolverine:[...]

Putting The X-Men Back Into The What If Event

Putting The X-Men Back Into The What If? Event

In October, Marvel Comics is running a "What If" five weekly event title.What If Avengers #1 by Joshua Williamson and Mike Norton is being renamed What If X-Men #1 instead The solicit still reads, What if the AVENGERS lost the war? •  Years after the fall of Earth, CANNONBALL leads a small team of surviving mutants in the deepest parts of[...]

AKA Jessica Jones Steps In Line And Thor Gets A What If

AKA Jessica Jones Steps In Line And Thor Gets A What If?

Well, now the identity of the new Thor is out, it is safe for Marvel to admit to the collection also containing What If #10 from 1977, featuring the "What If Jane Foster Was Thor?" story...Because, she now is. We know that the comic Alias is being adapted for Netflix (with a few grumblings from[...]


Swipe File: I See Dead People (What If AVX Spoilers)

Swipe File: I See Dead People (What If AVX Spoilers)

Tch, what's all this killing about? A couple of coincidentally posed images from Injustice, Gods Among Us and What If AVX alternate realities that got everyone talking... They do seem rather similarly framed though...Tch, what's all this killing about? A couple of coincidentally posed images from Injustice, Gods Among Us and What If AVX[...]

The Spider-Girl Reality TV Show That Wed All Watch But Will Never Happen

The Spider-Girl Reality TV Show That We'd All Watch But Will Never Happen

Bleeding Cool received the following missive. A possible reality series based on the original 1978 What If Spider-Girl character is being pitched to Marvel Studios by Indianapolis transgender Jane Eleanor Patricia Knight (born DeWayne Elbert Knight) In the proposed series, Ms Knight would wear a feminine version of the Spider-Girl costume, consisting of a violet corset[...]

How To Write Comics And Graphic Novels by Dennis O'Neil #18 – Aren't They All?

In 1977 and, after a hiatus, again in 1989, Marvel gave us what were called “What If…” stories These departed from established continuity at crucial points in the characters’ lives, but, like the DC stuff, the characters themselves and their milieu were familiar. And back to DC In 1991, inspired by a story[...]