On Friday, MajorSpoilers.com’s Head Honcho Stephen Schleicher wrote the following: “Diamond Comic Distributors has announced DC Comics took the top spot once again in September for comics released in the direct market. Is this the sign of a major market change, or is the apocalypse upon us all!?” Given the reaction of some of my Marvel friends, I’d say the latter. I’ve had to give some the local comics suicide hotline number! Sheesh!
This November, Marvel releases Avengers #1.1 in stores. The five part story looks at the early days of the team when they turned membership over to a new group of heroes.
With all the teaser images featuring young heroes quitting their jobs with the Avengers, it was only a matter of time before they all teamed. Marvel has unveiled our first look at Champions, a new series by Mark Waid and Humberto Ramos.