This week on My Marvelous Year Zack and Dave read through and discuss more Marvel Comics of 1966. The coming of Galactus! Silver Surfer! If this be my destiny! Black Panther! Holy cow this year’s good!
Excitement over the potential of a Jonathan Hickman written run on X-Men swelled to a crescendo this month, and with good reason. Ever since the superstar comics writer’s approximately eight year stint at Marvel came to a triumphant close with 2015’s Secret Wars, fans have clamoring for a return. [Read more…] about How Jonathan Hickman Writes the X-Men
Shazam! The Big Red Cheese! Billy Batson! And Captain Marvel!
However you know him, the DC powerhouse is one of the longest running heroes in the superhero genre, with worthy reads from 1940 to today.
This week on “Previously On,” I review the first 20 issues of Scott Snyder’s time writing Justice League, weigh the challenges of reading both high-minded critical darling comics and more genre-baked superheroes, and celebrate Comic Book Herald’s first comic con press badge! [Read more…] about PREVIOUSLY ON… #62: Is Justice League Good? Plus, Balancing “Artsy” vs Superhero comics, and CBH going to C2E2!
This week on My Marvelous Year we look back on the Marvel Comics of 1965, sharing listener letters, poll results, and questions. [Read more…] about Marvel Year Four: 1965 – Variant Cover!