Omnibus Basics When Alpha Flight #1 debuted in 1983, it was one of the most anticipated new titles of all time. The first giant-sized issue sold over 500,000 copies. John Byrne’s interest in the characters and the series waned, leading to a drop off in the plots during the second half of his… Read More John Byrne’s Alpha Flight Omnibus
This review is for Marvel’s Civil War Box Set. I just couldn’t resist getting this treasure piece. Though Marvel had few photos published prior to release, I pulled the trigger. In just two months, Marvel’s next big cinematic extravaganza hits and, not so coincidentally, it’s called Captain America: Civil War. I usually steer clear… Read More Marvel Civil War Box Set Review
Continuing our (countup?) on the Hardest Hitting Female Heroes, votes were in from our panel and Phoenix (Jean Grey) came in eighth. She first appeared as Marvel Girl in X-men #1, September 1963 and as Phoenix in X-men #101, . Famke Janssen first portrayed Jean Grey in the X-men movie trilogy in 2000, 2003, 2006… Read More #8 Phoenix: Top Ten Hardest Hitting Female Heroes of All Time
We’re kicking off another feature called simply enough, “the Top Ten” where we explore a variety of topics and have our panel vote on the Top Ten for that topic. Then, we’ll do focused posts on each (focused posts sounds like hocus pocus 🙂 For our kickoff post in this series, we’re tackling “the Hardest Hitting… Read More Top Ten: Hardest-hitting Female Heroes of All Time!