Valiant Uncovers Ninjak’s Lost Files

Colin King a/k/a Ninjak, Valiant’s master spy/assassin and sometimes Team Unity ally gets his own series starting this March, as part of the Valiant Next campaign (which has already brought the smash hits, The Valiant, Ivar, Timewalker and Divinity).   But 32 pages is not enough to tell his story, so Valiant has announced that this new series will include a second feature each month, Ninjak: The Lost Files, written by series writer Matt Kindt and with art by Butch Guice, which will expand the series to a whopping 40 pages, and it will still cost the usual $3.99 cover price! … Continue reading

Adrianne Palicki’s Mockingbird Bumped Up To SHIELD Series Regular

  Adrianne Palicki, and her character Bobbi “Mockingbird” Morse, will be hanging around with the S.H.I.E.L.D team for a while longer, as the actress has just been signed as a series regular for the rest of the second season of the Marvel TV series, when it returns in March.   She first appeared in the series in the 5th episode this season, A Hen in the Wolf House. Palicki hasn’t been a stranger to comic book series, but oddly enough until her turn as Bobbi Morse, all her appearances have been in DC related series.  She was cast as Wonder Woman … Continue reading

Valiant Presents DEAD DROP #1 – A New Superhero Conspiracy Thriller from Ales Kot and Adam Gorham!

  Valiant is proud to announce DEAD DROP #1 (of 4) – the FIRST ISSUE of an all-new four-issue limited series from red-hot writer Ales Kot (Bucky Barnes: The Winter Soldier, Secret Avengers) and rising star Adam Gorham (Zero)! Beginning this May, an unlikely cast of superhuman operators – X-O Manowar, Archer, MI-6 spymaster Neville Alcott, outdated android Beta-Max, and Quantum and Woody‘s inside woman on the DCPD, Detective Alejandra Cejudo – fall in deep for an undercover conspiracy action thriller in the darkest corners of the Valiant Universe…   There is a secret black market in New York. It … Continue reading

New Faces in Familiar Roles for X-Men: Apocalypse

  Producer/Director Bryan Singer introduced the world to three actors joining the cast of X-Men: Apocalypse, all three will be playing characters introduced in Singer’s original X-Men film in 2000, and appeared in the next two sequels.   Meet our new and brilliant young mutants: @Alexshipppp as #Storm @SophieT as #JeanGrey and @TyeSheridan as #Cyclops. #XmenApocalypse — Bryan Singer (@BryanSinger) January 23, 2015   Alexandra Shipp will play Ororo “Storm” Munroe, originally played Halle Berry.  Sophie Turner is taking over for Famke Janssen as  Jean Grey and Tye Sheridan will be donning James Marsden’s ruby glasses when he plays Scott … Continue reading

Secret Wars: The End the Marvel Universe

All good things… right? Comic book fandom received the news today that the Marvel Universe, which was introduced in 1961, would be coming to an end and along with Marvel’s Ultimate Universe.  Both Universe will reach their demise this spring in the upcoming Marvel event Secret Wars. On hand to make the announcement from Midtown Comics’ downtown location were Marvel Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso, with Senior Vice President of Publishing and Executive Editor Tom Brevoort.  The upcoming eight-issue limited series Secret Wars will begin this coming May. “This is something we have been heading towards literally since the start of  Marvel … Continue reading