Dive into current Marvel Comics for the first time ever, or first time in a while, with this fast track guide on where to start!
Eel O’Brian, aka Plastic Man, is one of the DC heroes I found most surprising as I got into comics. While his powerset is reminiscent of the Elongated Man (or Mister Fantastic), Eel’s a former criminal who never stops making outlandish jokes. Plus, Plastic Man’s origins date back to creator Jack Cole’s work in the 1940’s Golden Age of comics! [Read more…] about Essential Plastic Man Comics Reading Order!
In House of X #6 we get our first glimpse of Krakoa’s mutant leaders, the Quiet Council of Krakoa. On today’s Krakin Krakoa X-Men exploration, I’m going to explore questions like: Who’s the redacted Red King of the Hellfire Club? What 10 mutants are missing from this assemblage of 18 mutant leaders? Who the flip is Exodus?![Read more…] about Krakin’ Krakoa #10: Who’s the Missing Red King in House of X?
At times, Namor the Sub-Mariner has challenged even Apocalypse for title of “First Mutant.” So why is it that the King of Atlantis is *the* holdout from the X-Men’s mutant island nation of Krakoa?[Read more…] about Krakin’ Krakoa #9: Namor & The X-Men (Powers of X Companion!)
This week on “Previously On,” I read an amazing honest-to-Odin book, try to navigate the web of Spider-Man movie planning, and enjoy passionate Comic Book Herald Youtube commenters! [Read more…] about Previously On #85: The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August, Spider-Man Movie Madness & CBH Youtube Comments!