SUPERMAN REBORN Son of Superman Mystery

Superman #18 courtesy DC Comics

Shock and heartbreak for Lois and Clark as Superman Reborn began. This four-part Superman/Action Comics crossover promises to reveal secrets behind Rebirth of Superman/Clark Kent(s!) and tie into the biggest mystery of DC Universe Rebirth.

Superman #18 by Peter J. Tomasi, Patrick Gleason and Mick Gray features a happy milestone for DC’s super couple but the celebration takes a dark turn as the Man of Steel learns he’s not powerful enough.
For new readers, Lois and Clark have settled in the small town of Hamilton raising their son Jon. This the married Lois and Clark from before The New 52. Thanks to the Convergence event, this couple are living in secret in this small town raising their Super Son.
The New 52 Superman died but a mysterious other Clark Kent has appeared in Action Comics.
In DC Universe: Rebirth #1, a mystery man named Mr. Oz confronted Superman claiming to know who he really is with an ominous warning:

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Mystery X-MEN RESURRXION Book?

A new X-book is coming this summer but what’s the title and on who’s on the team?
courtesy Marvel via Twitter

The mutant/Inhuman war concludes with IvX #6 this new comic book week. ResurrXion is the aftermath with new X-books coming this Spring (X-Men: Gold, X-Men: Blue, Weapon X, Jean Grey, Iceman, Cable, Generation X) while All-New Wolverine and Old Man Logan will continue.

The ResurrXion will continue with a tenth title.

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New Comic Book Picks for March 8, 2017

IVX #6 courtesy Marvel

Who will survive Inhumans vs. X-Men? Who stole Superman’s son? Which television witches are making comic book magic now? It’s all in this week’s new comic book picks of the week:

IVX #6
The epic finale of the war for survival between X-Men and Inhumans. It all comes down to Queen vs. Queen! Emma Frost vs. Medusa for the future of their races.  After what Charles Soule and Jeff Lemire did to Cyclops in Death of X, what will be Emma Frost’s fate? Will she get her revenge? Who will save mutants from Terrigen? How will this conclusion set the stage for ResurrXion?

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INHUMANS ROYAL FAMILY ACTORS CAST

Inhumans by Jae Lee courtesy Marvel

After crowning a King, Queen and Prince, Marvel announced the rest of the actors bringing the Inhuman Royal Family to a major new project with ABC.

Black Bolt, Medusa, Maximus, Karnak, Crystal, Gorgon, Triton and Auran will leap from comics to the screen.

Here’s more on the actors playing the Royal Family:

Ken Leung (Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Lost) will play the key role of Karnak in the Marvel’s Inhumans television series.  Karnak is Black Bolt’s cousin and closest advisor. Karnak’s gift is the ability to see the fault in all things – people, plans, structures, everything. He’s Black Bolt’s most devoted supporter, chief strategist and is often seen as the royal family’s planner and philosopher. In the comics, Karnak is currently starring in his own series as a warrior monk mentor.

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EMERALD CITY COMICON 2017 Do’s & Don’ts Guide

Updated: Emerald City Comicon 2017 is here . Tens of thousands of fans gather in Seattle for the biggest pop culture celebration in the Pacific Northwest. This year ECCC celebrates its 15th anniversary  with four days of comics, cosplay, gaming and more. Fans can see a gallery of celebrity guests, comic book royalty and geek out experiences.

ECCC Western Championships of Cosplay 2016 courtesy ReedPop

How do you make the most of ECCC? Here’s picks to help you plan and you soar like this  stunning Valkyrie cosplay winner. Continue reading EMERALD CITY COMICON 2017 Do’s & Don’ts Guide

IMAGE COMICS ECCC New Books

courtesy Image Comics

Updated with more new book descriptions and preview art:

Image Comics will reunite their founding fathers for a major panel at Emerald City Comicon.  For the first day of the Seattle pop culture event, the publisher revealed the future with a two hour panel of new creator-owned projects set to launch in the year ahead and beyond: Continue reading IMAGE COMICS ECCC New Books

BLOODSHOT SALVATION New ICONS Book For VALIANT Hero

The next chapter of Bloodshot is fatherhood as Valiant’s warrior becomes the next hero to join their Icons line.
Valiant announced BLOODSHOT SALVATION #1 (via The Washington Post)  – a new series from writer Jeff Lemire and artists Lewis LaRosa & Mico Suayan. The big news comes as Valiant brings creators and exclusives to Emerald City Comicon in Seattle.
Bloodshot Salvation #1 courtesy Valiant
Jeff Lemire takes the fan-favorite into a new adventure set in two time periods:

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