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IRON MAN AFTER GILLEN

Iron Man #28 courtesy Marvel

Iron Man #28 courtesy Marvel

Iron Man #28 is a book to watch. Tony Stark is always one of Marvel’s top characters but signs point to a major status quo for the Armored Avenger.

 

With Iron Man writer Kieron Gillen leaving the title after shattering the Stark legacy in The Secret Origin of Tony Stark. Tony was adopted and learned he had a brother. Arno was the biological son of Howard and Maria Stark

 

With the Watcher dead and Marvel’s greatest secrets exploding in the minds of its heroes in Original Sin Tony is a target because of the secrets he kept. Captain America learned Tony and Dr. Strange mind wiped and kicked him out of the Illuminati in New Avengers. Hulk remembered something about Tony that will spill into Original Sin: Iron Man vs. Hulk. Continue reading

MARK RUFFALO On BIGGER HULK Role In AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

Marvel's The Avengers courtesy Marvel

Marvel’s The Avengers courtesy Marvel

Hulk fans can expect more of the Green Goliath when Earth’s Mightiest Heroes Re-Assemble for the big screen.

 

Mark Ruffalo (The Normal Heart) is teasing the that the Hulk will get more screen time in Avengers: Age of Ultron.

 

“[My role’s] even bigger than last time, and it’s more complex and it has more layers and a bit more arc,” Ruffalo tells Total Film. Continue reading

HULK Smashes With New Writer Gerry Duggan

Hulk #5 courtesy Marvel

Hulk #5 courtesy Marvel

Gerry Duggan goes from red to green this August as the Deadpool writer takes on the Jade Giant with Hulk #5.

 

The creative change comes after big revelations connected to the Original Sin tie-in in which Bruce Banner and Tony Stark are forever changed. Continue reading

Top 5 Comic Book Picks April 16

Batman Eternal #2 courtesy DC Comics

Batman Eternal #2 courtesy DC Comics

Batman #30 The Riddler won! Zero Year – Savage City begins. In the final arc of Bruce Wayne’s first year as the Dark Knight – how can he prevent Batman from becoming a symbol of failure in an apocalyptic Gotham City orchestrated by Nygma.

 

 

Batman Eternal #2 Jim Gordon – Gotham City’s most wanted? Why is the top cop in cuffs? The New 52 debut one of of Batman’s most infamous enemies! The next chapter in the new weekly Batman book. Continue reading

Alexander’s Marvelous Make-A-Wish Day

Alexander as Hulk by Garza

Alexander as Hulk by Ricardo Garza

Alexander is small but courageous with mighty dreams. The six-year-old boy from Everett, Washington lives with cystic fibrosis. Alexander fights this life threatening condition but for one day he had an adventure to take his mind of his illness.

 

Alexander got a hero’s salute this weekend thanks to Make-A-Wish volunteers and members of Comic Book Characters For Causes. Alexander loves Marvel’s The Avengers, especially Hulk and Captain America so Team Alex “Assembled” an Avengers themed shopping spree. Continue reading

AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON SCARLET WITCH and QUICKSILVER Concept Art

 

Scarlet Witch in Avengers: Age of Ultron concept art courtesy Marvel

Scarlet Witch in Avengers: Age of Ultron concept art courtesy Marvel

Marvel revealed a look at the next super hero films in the Marvel Studios Assembling a Universe television special on ABC.

 

This was the first look at Avengers: Age of Ultron. The Joss Whedon directed sequel will introduce Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver to the big screen. Continue reading

Villain Wish For MARVEL’S AGENTS OF SHIELD

Moonstone from Incredible Hulk #228 courtesy Marvel

Moonstone from Incredible Hulk #228 courtesy Marvel

Inspired by the guest appearance of Lorelei and Lady Sif from Thor and news of a Hulk enemy joining Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. I’m inspired to think of a perfect nemesis for Agent Coulson and his squad.

 

Dr. Karla Sofen aka Moonstone!

 

The villain’s powers are derived from a Kree gravity stone bonded to her nervous system giving her super strength, flight, super speed, gravity manipulation, energy blasting powers and more. Continue reading