Sitting Down With Marvel for a Cup O’ Joe at SDCC15

Marvel held it’s traditional “no holds barred” panel between fans  and Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada on Saturday in Room 6BCF, and fans turned up to talk with him and the creators of some of Marvel’s hottest comics to talk about what’s in store for your favorite heroes. On hand, Axel Alonso – Marvel Editor-in-Chief, Tom Brevoort – Marvel Senior Vice President of Publishing, C.B. Cebulski – Marvel’s Vice President of International Business Development & Brand Management, as well as writers,  Charles Soule (Star Wars: Lando, Daredevil), Cullen Bunn (Moon Knight, Magneto),  Kieron Gillen (Star Wars: Darth Vader)  and Greg … Continue reading

Marvel Unveils New Captain America, the former Falcon, Sam WIlson, on the Colbert Report

  Marvel Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada appeared on Stephen Colbert tonight to make the official announcement, Sam Wilson, the Falcon, will be taking up the mantle of Captain America. It is not a surprise.  Marvel has already announced there will be a new Captain America.  You see, the super solider serum that has gave Steve Rogers his powers has been removed from his body, and can no longer continue to serve as Captain America.  Without the serum, he’s aged, looking more like the 90ish year old man he really is.  So Sam Wilson is going to be step up … Continue reading

Valiant Efforts – Part 2

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Picking up from where we left off in Valiant Efforts – Part 1 In 1992 Valiant was the little company that could. Shooter & Company put together a core of 8 titles, and through their 18 part mega crossover Unity, exploded on to the national scene. 1993 was poised to be a big year for the young company. Wizard Magazine, “the Guide to Comics”, featured the publisher for the first time in its 17th issue (cover date Jan 1993). Wizard went so far as to giving them a gatefold cover, giving them room to feature characters from several  Valiant was … Continue reading