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DEATH OF WOLVERINE, AXEL ALONSO’s Afterthoughts

Death of Wolverine #1 courtesy Marvel

Death of Wolverine #1 courtesy Marvel

Wolverine is dead.

Was it the end Logan deserved?

Fans are feeling the Logan Legacy.

 

Charles Soule and Steve McNiven brought us the story but who plotted the Death of Wolverine. How did the powers at Marvel decide how the fan-favorite X-Man would meet his maker?

 

“It was Charles (Soule) and (X-Men Group Editor) Mike Marts that decided the specifics on how Logan would die. Continue reading

THE END OF ULTIMATE COMICS

Ultimate Universe: The End #1 courtesy Marvel

Ultimate Universe: The End #1 courtesy Marvel

Is Marvel putting an end to the Ultimate Universe and comics imprint?

 

After a series of teasers suggesting new versions of classic stories like Civil War, and Planet Hulk coming in 2015 – this teaser is for a brand new event that no one from Earth 1610 will survive.

 

Ultimate Comics was born in 2000 with reimagined and modern takes on classic Marvel heroes and villains. Ultimate Spider-Man (by Brian Michael Bendis) and Ultimate X-Men (by Mark Millar) were the first titles followed by the Ultimates, which became the inspiration for The Avengers movie and Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury. Continue reading

LYNDSY FONSECA Joins MARVEL’S AGENT CARTER

Lyndsy Fonseca courtesy Marvel.com

Lyndsy Fonseca courtesy Marvel.com

Marvel announced Lyndsy Fonseca (Kick-Ass, Nikita) is joining the cast of Agent Carter.

 

The actress will play Angie Martinelli, an aspiring actress who befriends Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell).

 

Marvel’s Agent Carter‘ opens up an exciting world of new characters for us,” said Jeph Loeb, Marvel’s Head of Television. “Lyndsy brings a warmth and humanity to Angie, who’ll be the friend Peggy needs if she’s to survive the dangers that lie ahead.” Continue reading

BRIDE OF ULTRON In Future AVENGERS Movie?

Jocasta courtesy Marvel

Jocasta courtesy Marvel

Earth’s Mightiest Heroes meet their most relentless enemy in Avengers: Age of Ultron in 2015.

 

The teaser trailer gives us a first look at the evil A.I.and his expanding army of robot bodies and we hear the voice of James Spader (The Blacklist) giving malevolent menace to what many fans call the greatest Avengers villain.

 

What we did not see what the Vision. Paul Bettany (voice of Tony Stark’s AI “butler” Jarvis from the Iron Man films) will play the android. In comics Ultron creates the Vision to infiltrate and destroy the team but Vision turns on his master and becomes a member of the team.

 

Will she ever see the Bride of Ultron? Continue reading

QUICKSILVER In X-MEN APOCALYPSE

Quicksilver in Son of M #1 courtesy Marvel

Quicksilver in Son of M #1 courtesy Marvel

Quicksilver (Evan Peters) stole the show as the mutant speedster in X-Men: Days of Future Past.

 

Will Peter Maximoff sprint into X-Men: Apocalypse?

 

The film’s second-unit director Brian Smrz appears to confirm it in a new interview.

 

“Well, there will be another Quicksilver scene, which I’m looking forward to; that’ll be fun. Continue reading

LYNDA CARTER On WONDER WOMAN Movie

Wonder Woman '77 courtesy DC Comics

Wonder Woman ’77 courtesy DC Comics

Wonder Woman will finally a get solo movie but no one will ever forget the Amazon Princess played by Lynda Carter in the classic television series.

 

Warner Brothers announced a Wonder Woman movie starring Gal Gadot will follow her appearance in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and before Justice League, Part One.

 

Here’s what Carter recently said about the icon she played on television and why it’s taken so long for a movie to happen. Continue reading

AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Trailer For Virgins

Avengers: Age of Ultron courtesy Marvel

Avengers: Age of Ultron courtesy Marvel

The teaser trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron is here.

 

The sequel directed by Joss Whedon reassembles Earth’s Mightiest Heroes against one of the greatest villains from comics and introduces two of the most controversial characters in the Marvel Universe.

 

In the tradition of Avengers For Virgins – a quick hit of what you need to know if you’re new to Marvel via the movies or a longtime comics reader who wants a reminder – here’s some of the coolest moments in the trailer to catch up and keep you in the know. Continue reading

AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Teaser Trailer

Avengers: Age of Ultron courtesy Marvel

Avengers: Age of Ultron courtesy Marvel

Ultron arrives early!

Marvel promised to reveal the first official teaser trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron in next week’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode but after a leak today it’s officially unleashed along with a first teaser poster.

Captain America, Thor, Iron Man, Black Widow, Hawkeye and Bruce Banner are back together again in the follow-up directed by Joss Whedon.

One of the all-time favorite Avengers villains makes his horrific on screen debut in the super sequel.

Watch and enjoy: Continue reading

THE CHIMERA BRIGADE Preview Trailer

The Chimera Brigade Book One courtesy Titan Comics

The Chimera Brigade Book One courtesy Titan Comics

The birth and death of super humans in an alternate history book called The Chimera Brigade Book One by Serge Lehman, Fabrice Colin, Gess and Celine Bessonneau.

It arrives next week but here’s a trailer for the new story from Titan Comics.

Here’s the official description:

“During World War II, an elite band of superhumans rise to power and take control of the capital cities of Europe in this remarkable alternate history story.

Amidst the turmoil of the First World War, a new breed of superhuman is born as a result of illegal chemical weapons. While some members of this unique new class of society choose to fight against injustice, others use their extraordinary capabilities to spread terror. However, something far more powerful is lurking on the horizon, a threat that could erase them from existence for good. Continue reading