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Marvel Noise Episode 291

March 21st, 2017 Comments off

Kevin reflects on his trip to the TorontoComicCon, Andrew sees Logan, and Steve catches us up on Karnak 1-6, AvX’s conclusion, Monsters Unleashed, The Clone Conspiracy, and Man-Thing 1 before the gang launch into Thunderbolts 128-131 (a Dark Reign crossover with Deadpool 8-9!) and wind up discussing buying Marvel Comics in today’s marketplace….Enjoy! #MarvelNoise291

Sneak Peeks: Titles Shipping 5.7.08 (Part II)

May 1st, 2008 Comments off

Another week, another batch of Sneak Peeks! With many thanks to Marvel, we have pages from Iron Man: Viva Las Vegas #1, Mighty Avengers #13, Cable #3, Foolkiller #5, Logan #3 (Black and White Variant), and Punisher War Journal #19 all scheduled to be in stores next Wednesday!

Be warned, you may find some spoilers in the following images.

Foolkiller is intended for mature audiences and contains explicit content.

IRON MAN: VIVA LAS VEGAS #1
COVER BY: ADI GRANOV
WRITER: JON FAVREAU
PENCILS: ADI GRANOV
INKS: ADI GRANOV
COLORED BY: ADI GRANOV
LETTERED BY: CHRIS ELIOPOULOS
A Marvel Knights series by the talents who brought you the IRON MAN movie! What’s a billionaire to do when he’s worn out from running a multi-national corporation? Well, if his name happens to be Tony Stark, it’s a situation that calls for some R & R in the casinos of sin city! Mix in a beautiful archaeologist and the fifty-foot dragon statue she discovered, and a plague of lizards descending on Las Vegas, and it’s a recipe for the sort of armored adventure that’s a perfect chaser after an evening at the movies!
Cardstock Cover/Rated T+ …$3.99

MIGHTY AVENGERS #13
COVER BY: MARKO DJURDJEVIC
WRITER: BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
PENCILS: ALEX MALEEV
INKS: ALEX MALEEV
COLORED BY: MATT HOLLINGSWORTH
LETTERED BY: DAVE LANPHEAR
SECRET INVASION TIE-IN!
Where has Nick Fury been and who are the new Howling Commandos? It’s the debut of all-new characters and some surprising revelations about some classic ones as Nick starts to put his plan to stop the Invasion together. But will it be enough?
The Eisner award-winning team of Bendis and Maleev bring this very important Secret Invasion issue to life.
Rated A …$2.99

CABLE #3
COVERS BY: ARIEL OLIVETTI and JOHN ROMITA JR.
WRITER: DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI
PENCILS: ARIEL OLIVETTI
COLORED BY: ARIEL OLIVETTI
Your name is Nathan Summers. You’ve just met a nice Jersey girl. She’s blonde, soft-spoken, and she doesn’t mind the fact that you have a kid…or a bullet in your chest…or a big scary guy with a robot arm that wants to kill you. But you can’t stay here. The future of mutantkind is resting on your shoulders and the longer you stick around, playing house, the bigger the risk. Especially when an old friend comes blasting out of the past…
Rated T+ …$2.99

FOOLKILLER #5
COVER BY: LAN MEDINA
WRITER: GREGG HURWITZ
PENCILS: LAN MEDINA
COLORED BY: ANDY TROY
LETTERED BY: VC – JOE CARAMAGNA
Move over Frank Castle, there’s a new vigilante in town.
All that stands between the Foolkiller and vengeance is 98 pounds of pure, unadulterated mean. His name is Sickle Moon and he knows a thing or two about blades. Brace yourself for one of the sickest, weirdest fights you’ll ever see.
Cardstock Cover/Explicit Content …$3.99

LOGAN #3 (Black and White Variant)
COVER BY: EDUARDO RISSO
WRITER: BRIAN K. VAUGHAN
PENCILS: EDUARDO RISSO
INKS: EDUARDO RISSO
LETTERED BY: VC – RUS WOOTON
In the gut-wrenching conclusion to Vaughan and Risso’s epic story, Wolverine must make the single most difficult decision of his long and bloody career.
Cardstock Cover/Parental Advisory …$3.99

PUNISHER WAR JOURNAL #19
COVER BY: ALEX MALEEV
WRITERS: RICK REMENDER & MATT FRACTION
PENCILS: HOWARD CHAYKIN
INKS: HOWARD CHAYKIN
COLORED BY: STUDIO F – EDGAR DELGADO
LETTERED BY: VC – JOE CARAMAGNA
All the players are assembled…the stage is set…the lights are lowered…and a conspiracy 18 issues in the making begins. This is it: the ultimate revenge saga as designed and engineered by Punisher’s arch-rival, Jigsaw! He’s killed off the loose ends from Frank Castle’s life before The Punisher; he’s replacing him on the streets with a leaner, meaner psychotic; and now Jiggy’s taking out everyone and everything that Castle holds dear and framing him for it. And this is just the bloody beginning…Written by Matt Fraction and Rick Remender, with art by Howard Chaykin.
Rated T+ …$2.99

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Sneak Peeks: Titles Shipping 5.7.08 (Part I)

May 1st, 2008 Comments off

Another week, another batch of Sneak Peeks! With many thanks to Marvel, we have the pages from Invincible Iron Man #1, Young X-Men #2, Moon Knight #18, Logan #3, Thunderbolts: Reason In Madness #1, and Omega: The Unknown #8 all scheduled to be in stores next Wednesday!

Be warned, you may find some spoilers in the following images.

INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #1
COVERS BY: SALVADOR LARROCA, JOE QUESADA, BOB LAYTON, BILLY TAN, MARKO DJURDJEVIC, and MOVIE VARIANT
WRITER: MATT FRACTION
PENCILS: SALVADOR LARROCA
INKS: SALVADOR LARROCA
A bold new ONGOING TITLE for the biggest hero of 2008!
IRON MAN! You know you love him! And as the summer’s most anticipated movie boot-jets its way into theaters, here’s the perfect jumping-on point for new readers and Iron Man fans alike! Tony Stark – Iron Man, billionaire industrialist and director of S.H.I.E.L.D. – faces the most overwhelming challenge of his life. Ezekiel Stane, the son of Tony’s late business rival and archenemy Obadiah, has set his sights, his genius and his considerable fortune on the task of destroying Tony Stark and Iron Man. What’s worse, he’s got Iron Man tech, and he’s every bit Iron Man’s equal and opposite…except younger, faster, smarter…and immeasurably evil. Rising star writer Matt Fraction (IMMORTAL IRON FIST) and superstar artist Salvador Larroca (UNCANNY X-MEN) join forces to repulsor-ray your comic books to a cinder!
Rated A …$2.99

YOUNG X-MEN #2
COVER BY: TERRY DODSON
WRITER: MARC GUGGENHEIM
PENCILS: YANICK PAQUETTE
INKS: RAY SNYDER
COLORED BY: STEPHANE PERU
LETTERED BY: DAVE SHARPE
Who are the New Brotherhood of Evil Mutants and what do Dani Moonstar and Magma have to do with it? Whatever their plan is, Cyclops has put together the Young X-Men to stop them. But can they survive?
Rated A …$2.99

MOON KNIGHT #18
COVER BY: ARTHUR SUYDAM
WRITER: MIKE BENSON
PENCILS: MARK TEXEIRA
INKS: MARK TEXEIRA
COLORED BY: DAN BROWN
LETTERED BY: VC – JOE CARAMAGNA
The Superhuman Registration Act: Membership has its privileges. And Moon Knight’s about to get his revoked. Personally. By Tony Stark himself. Meanwhile, Black Spectre’s hatched a plan to put the final nail in Moon Knight’s coffin. Years ago, Moon Knight destroyed Carson Knowles’ life — now he’s about the return the favor.
Parental Advisory …$2.99

LOGAN #3
COVER BY: EDUARDO RISSO
WRITER: BRIAN K. VAUGHAN
PENCILS: EDUARDO RISSO
INKS: EDUARDO RISSO
COLORED BY: DEAN WHITE
LETTERED BY: VC – RUS WOOTON
The Story: In the gut-wrenching conclusion to Vaughan and Risso’s epic story, Wolverine must make the single most difficult decision of his long and bloody career.
Cardstock Cover/Parental Advisory …$3.99

THUNDERBOLTS: REASON IN MADNESS #1
COVER BY: MARKO DJURDJEVIC
WRITER: CHRISTOS GAGE
PENCILS: BEN OLIVER
INKS: BEN OLIVER
COLORED BY: JOSE VILLARRUBIA
LETTERED BY: COMICRAFT
Who’s crazier – Venom or Norman Osborn? The Thunderbolts are about to find out, as one of Venom’s old partners in crime makes him an offer he can’t refuse…and all he has to do is betray Norman. But bad things happen when you cross the man who was the Green Goblin….
Rated T+ …$2.99

OMEGA: THE UNKNOWN #8
COVER BY: FAREL DALRYMPLE
WRITERS: JONATHAN LETHEM & KARL RUSNAK
PENCILS: FAREL DALRYMPLE
INKS: FAREL DALRYMPLE
COLORED BY: PAUL HORNSCHEMEIER
LETTERED BY: FAREL DALRYMPLE
The Overthinker sings The Ballad of The Bearded Superhero, while the Fonziebot takes a short walk off a tall skyscraper, and Alex meets the real Nowhere Man and battles his robotics professor on the Columbia University quad — all this and more, as the story of Jonathan Lethem and Farel Dalrymple’s OMEGA THE UNKNOWN saga approaches its mad climax!
Rated T+ …$2.99

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Sneak Peeks: Titles Shipping 4.2.08 (Part III)

March 27th, 2008 Comments off

Marvel has yet again been kind enough to provide previews of some of next week’s titles. In this final offering of titles shipping next week, we have the opening pages of Punisher War Journal #18, Logan #2 (Black and White Variant), Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter: Guilty Pleasures #10, Clandestine #3, and Kick-Ass #2.

Be warned, there may be some spoilers below. Also, Dave’s blue language has been excised from the Kick-Ass preview pages. In the actual comic, his potty mouth and thoughts are in full force.


PUNISHER WAR JOURNAL #18
COVER BY: ALEX MALEEV
WRITER: MATT FRACTION
ART: HOWARD CHAYKIN
One word: JIGSAW. In this prelude to the next major story-arc in PUNISHER WAR JOURNAL, we get to spend a little time with the man, the myth, and the monster that’s earned the right to call himself the Punisher’s arch-nemesis. What is it about Frank Castle that makes this otherwise sane, if a little sinister, gangster go absolutely and completely insane whenever he’s around? What buttons can Frank possibly push that pushes Jigsaw over the edge of sanity? Find out straight from the horse’s mouth, kiddies: JIGSAW starts here, ends in blood, and features a whole lot of violence in-between. By Matt Fraction (IMMORTAL IRON FIST, Casanova) and Howard Chaykin (WOLVERINE).
Rated T+ …$ 2.99

LOGAN #2 (of 3) BLACK AND WHITE VARIANT
COVER BY: EDUARDO RISSO
WRITER: BRIAN K. VAUGHAN
PENCILS: EDUARDO RISSO
INKS: EDUARDO RISSO
The groundbreaking new mini–series from Eduardo Risso (100 Bullets) and Brian K. Vaughan (Y: The Last Man) continues! Returning to the place that made him the man he is today, Wolverine faces off against an all-new enemy in an epic clash with a last page that has to be seen to be believed.
Cardstock Cover/Parental Advisory …$3.99

ANITA BLAKE, VAMPIRE HUNTER: GUILTY PLEASURES #10
COVER BY: RON LIM
WRITER: LAURELL K. HAMILTON and JESSICA RUFFNER
PENCILS: RON LIM
Things keep getting worse for Laurell K. Hamilton’s deadly vampire hunter as one of her allies in the hunt for the vampire killer is murdered! But vampire bites, ominous dreams, and persistent sociopaths won’t slow Anita down as she takes matters into her own hands and learns the truth about the mystery that’s been plaguing her: the identity of the perpetrator of the brutal and unlicensed slayings of “innocent” vampire citizens! Of course, having that knowledge doesn’t mean she’ll live long enough to share it! The adaptation of the best-selling novel continues here!
Parental Advisory …$2.99

CLANDESTINE #3
COVER BY: ALAN DAVIS
WRITER: ALAN DAVIS
PENCILS: ALAN DAVIS
INKS: MARK FARMER
Guest-starring the time-lost Excalibur! Anybody who loved Alan Davis’s classic run on that series in the ‘90s will want to jump on board, because the Cross-Time Express is making its way through the dimension Newton Destine calls home, and it’s bringing with it a trainload of trouble along with it!
Rated T+ …$2.99

KICK-ASS #2
COVER BY: JOHN ROMITA JR.
WRITER: MARK MILLAR
PENCILS: JOHN ROMITA JR.
Sickening violence… just the way you like it. The most screwed-up superhero comic of all time continues in what’s sure to be the most exciting launch of 2008. What would happen if you tried to be a super hero? What would happen when an ordinary man in a latex suit comes face-to-face with the criminal underworld? Read about super heroes like you’ve never seen them before and feel happy that you are living here right now when this book is being published. Your grandchildren will only envy you. Comics just don’t get better than this.
Mature …$2.99

MAX: EXPLICIT CONTENT

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Sneak Peeks: Titles Shipping 4.2.08 (Part I)

March 27th, 2008 Comments off

Marvel has yet again been kind enough to provide previews of some of next week’s titles. This first batch of contains the opening pages of Cable #2, Young Avengers Presents #3, Logan #2, The Twelve #4, Lords of Avalon: Sword of Darkness #3, and Spider-Man Family #8.

Be warned, there may be some spoilers below.

CABLE #2
COVERS BY: ARIEL OLIVETTI and DAVID FINCH
WRITER: DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI
ART: ARIEL OLIVETTI
A new ongoing series spinning out of the decade’s biggest X-Men event! The future of mutantkind continues here!
There’s only one thing worse than a heavily-armed man with murder on the brain. And that’s several heavily-armed men, none of whom give a damn about Cable’s mission to save mutantkind from total extinction. Meanwhile, Cable’s newest enemy—Lucas Bishop—crawls back from bloody oblivion and tracks down his quarry the hard way: one brutal time jump after another. When Bishop finally catches up wit Cable, he’s not going to be in the mood for small talk. It’ll be kill first, ask questions later.
Rated T+ …$2.99

YOUNG AVENGERS PRESENTS #3
COVER BY: JIM CHEUNG
WRITER: ROBERTO AGUIRRE-SACASA
PENCILS: ALINA URUSOV
INKS: ALINA URUSOV
Wiccan & Speed: THE LOST BOYS
You’re Wiccan, the Young Avengers’ resident warlock. Your mother is one of the most reviled, misunderstood mutants in history: Wanda Maximoff, A.K.A. the Scarlet Witch, who’s been M.I.A. for months. Even though you’ve never met her, she’s been haunting your dreams lately…With your super-fast twin brother Speed in tow, you set out to find her, unaware that someone else is looking for Wanda, as well. A demon with a mountain-sized grudge against the Scarlet Witch: Master Pandemonium! And guess what? If Pandemonium can’t find Wanda to destroy her, he’ll happily destroy…YOU!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99


LOGAN #2 (of 3)

COVER BY: EDUARDO RISSO
WRITER: BRIAN K. VAUGHAN
PENCILS: EDUARDO RISSO
INKS: EDUARDO RISSO
The groundbreaking new mini–series from Eduardo Risso (100 Bullets) and Brian K. Vaughan (Y: The Last Man) continues! Returning to the place that made him the man he is today, Wolverine faces off against an all-new enemy in an epic clash with a last page that has to be seen to be believed.
Cardstock Cover/Parental Advisory …$3.99

THE TWELVE #4
COVER BY: KAARE ANDREWS
WRITER: J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI
PENCILS: CHRIS WESTON
INKS: GARRY LEACH
As the savage murders continue, and members of the Twelve come under a cloud of suspicion, tensions flare, and hero faces off against hero! Plus, the unbelievable origin of underground secret agent Rockman!
Rated T+ …$2.99


LORDS OF AVALON: SWORD OF DARKNESS #3
COVER BY: TOMMY OHTSUKA
WRITERS: ROBIN FURTH and SHERRILYN KENYON
ART: TOMMY OHTSUKA
The battle of light vs. dark continues when the Kerrigan rescues Seren from the hands of Morgen le Fey. The war is on. Now Kerrigan and his mandrake, Blaise are all that stand to defend the world’s next champion. Enemies of both Avalon and Camelot, they decide to make their stand at Lancelot’s cursed Joyous Gard. But will the castle prove to be a haven or a trap? Find out in this third installment of Sherrilyn Kenyon’s acclaimed Arthurian fantasy, Sword of Darkness.
Parental Advisory …$2.99

SPIDER-MAN FAMILY #8
COVER BY: DAVID WILLIAMS
WRITER: NATE PIEKOS and KEVIN GREVIOUX
PENCILS: ZACH HOWARD and RAY HEIGHT
So, have you ever noticed that Peter Parker never really grows facial hair? That’s just this side of weird, right? We felt sorry for the wall–crawler, so we went and got him a special guest star, THE INVINCIBLE IRON MAN!!!!!! Because I think we can all agree that Tony Stark’s got the sweetest facial hair in all of Marvel Comics. Oh! And they fight a Nazi robot.
PLUS…Spidey vs. Iceman! Spider-Man J! And a TON of classic Spidey stories!
Rated A …$4.99




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Sneak Peeks: Titles Shipping 3.5.08

February 29th, 2008 Comments off

To tease you and, of course, to get you ready for next week here are some preview pages for Cable #1, Logan #1, Omega: The Unknown #6, Penance: Relentless #5, Punisher War Journal #17, The Twelve #3, and X-Force #2.

Be warned, there may be some spoilers in these pages.

Cable #1:

Logan #1:

Omega: The Unknown #6:

Penance: Relentless #5:


Punisher War Journal #17:

The Twelve #3:

X-Force #2:

And because I care, here are a few pages from next week’s big deal, the free Secret Invasion Saga #1:

All images copyright Marvel Entertainment, 2008.