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Classic Comic Cover Corner – Fantastic Four #51

August 9, 2015 – 7:45 am
Fantastic Four #51 – June, 1966

This Man… This Monster is symbolic of the Marvel/Fox film rights flap with Fox trying to run the franchise into the ground with imposter FF characterizations.

Review: Ant-Man – More fun than a picnic

July 17, 2015 – 12:05 am
Ant-Man

Despite the throngs of doubters who thought that Peyton Reed, would never be able to pull off this film, he has delivered an outstanding Marvel masterpiece.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Marvel Team-Up #9

June 28, 2015 – 7:45 am
Marvel Team-Up #9 – May, 1973

Writer Gerry Conway envisioned racial divisiveness (apparently programmed into robots) 300-years into this fictitious future. Let’s hope and pray he was wrong.

The red and the blue and the white and the gay (or Why Spider-Man should remain a nerdy, white heterosexual)

June 27, 2015 – 11:00 am
Amazing Spider-Man #79

Nerds of all types continue to face many of the similar barriers that our friends in the LGBT community endure and we often have to keep our lifestyles a secret.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Whiz Comics #19

June 21, 2015 – 7:45 am
Whiz Comics #19 – July, 1941

As far back as 1941 comic publishers knew that sharks on a cover would sell comics, but within Whiz #19 there is nary a trace of shark versus superhero action.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Avengers #1

June 14, 2015 – 7:45 am
Avengers #1 – September, 1963

With the release Avengers themed Ant-Man posters we felt we should point out that he was a founding member – even if the films have ignored that little fact.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Avengers #135

May 3, 2015 – 7:45 am
Avengers #135 – May, 1975

In decades worth of twisted comic tales, the Vision’s origin is about as convoluted as they come; but the new film streamlines the story in a respectful manner.

Review – Avengers: Age of Ultron does the impossible

May 1, 2015 – 12:05 am
Avengers: Age of Ultron

Age of Ultron’s overall awesomeness smashes its minor problems into the dirt with a gamma-irradiated fist. Marvel and Whedon have once again done the impossible.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Menace #5

March 15, 2015 – 7:45 am
Menace #5 – July, 1953

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling pop culture commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!
Menace #5 – July, 1953
Cover Art by Bill Everett
If there’s one …

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Amazing Spider-Man #101

March 8, 2015 – 7:45 am
Amazing Spider-Man #101 – October, 1971

This would be the perfect story for Drew Goddard to bring to life on the big screen, where Peter Parker has to deal with having grown two extra sets of arms.

2015 Amazing Arizona Comic Con: Greg Capullo spotlight

February 17, 2015 – 7:45 am
2015 Amazing Arizona Comic Con

Greg Capullo took the stage at the AACC Main Theatre to discuss his career, which includes a record-breaking run on McFarlane’s Spawn and DC’s New 52 Batman.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Avengers #11

February 15, 2015 – 7:45 am
Avengers #11 – December, 1964

The big comic movie news last week was that Spider-Man will join the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Let’s hope this isn’t a case of being careful what you wish for.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Daredevil #88

February 8, 2015 – 7:45 am
Daredevil #88 – June, 1972

“Killgrave, the Unbelievable Purple Man” first appeared in a Stan Lee story in Daredevil #4, making him one of the first baddies that DD ever went up against…

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Avengers #195

January 11, 2015 – 7:45 am
Avengers #195 – May, 1980

If you’ve been antsy for a look at next summer’s Ant-Man movie, then this past week has surely been a good one for you…but here’s what’s bugging me about it.