The Octopus Avengers Assemble As Cuddly Plushies!

Got a case of the blues? Maybe you’ve been having a rough week at work. Never fear, the Octopus Avengers are here! Darcy  made these super-cute plushies and is currently selling them on Etsy. The little details she adds to the plushies are awesome and I bet it’ll never fail to put a smile on […]

The Best Sidekicks in Comics

Over the long and colorful history of comic books, superhero sidekicks have been almost as ubiquitous as costumes. Once mere stand-ins for the audience and a sounding board for the hero, some sidekicks have even inherited their mentor’s super alter ego. Here are our choices for the six top sidekicks in comics today. Nightwing As […]

Angela Heralds Infinity As Age Of Ultron Closes

So now we have seen the big reveal that was unfortunately leaked, and despite the excitement we may have all felt at seeing that image, we know little more now than we did once the news was released. Angela is now in the Marvel universe as a prelude to the timestream having broken as Age of Ultron concludes.

Solid Foundations

A ‘revolutionary’ announcement, as it reveals DC catching up with technology and style that Marvel has already used and pioneered by many indie creators.

It’s The Little Things….

Last week we saw the lightning form of the White Event hurtling towards the Earth at the culmination of Avengers #6. I rather wish that I could just stop time right there and take a year or two to imagine just what the effects of this could be on the Marvel Earth. Are we to […]

They’re Making a LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Game!

The hopes and dreams of fanboys and girls everywhere will be fulfilled this Fall, when LEGO Marvel Super Heroes arrives on a console near you.

Wanna Love

You know when you are excited about something, and that something, when it finally arrives, is somehow everything that was promised, but somehow there’s something missing? It’s all shiny and nearly what you wanted, but just not quite? That’s how I feel about Avengers #1. I want to like it, I really do. After Jonathon […]

Designing The Epic Villain

With Thanos rising once again to prominence in preparation for the next Avengers movie and in the pages of Avengers Assemble, I was led to think just what qualities we need from our headlining villains. After endless crossovers featuring the most recent uber-powerful villain, such as the Chaos King Amatsu-Mikaboshi, or the brother of Odin, […]

20 Awesome Avengers Mashups

The Avengers is the movie of the year, one of the biggest hits of all time, and now a huge bestseller on home video. Check out how some fans celebrate their love of The Avengers and other geeky franchises.

Regenerating That Spark

Even to the die-hard fan, the Transformers universe can be confusing. Multiple continuities, multiple timelines, all equally valid for their era and each with volumes of material, whether comic or cartoon. Each with their own tone, each adjusted to the ‘new generation’ of readers, of various age ranges. Which can make it difficult to love […]