Just when you thought Marvel couldn’t come up with another character to pair with Deadpool, they’ve gone and done it. It’s not Spider-Man, nor is it Wolverine or Howard the Duck. No, this time Deadpool will take on the Punisher – I’m guessing he will be the straight man of the group.
Marvel has released an early preview of Doctor Strange/Punisher: Magic Bullets #1 by John Barber, Andrea Broccardo and Jason Muhr.
When Jon Bernthal first appeared as Frank Castle on Daredevil Season 2, I knew there was something special in his ability to bring the character to life. Netflix must have seen the numbers and the online chatter about the character, because the streaming network has ordered a spin-off series featuring Bernthal as The Punisher.
Every hero has to come from somewhere. Some are entirely new characters, other long-term supporting characters, and a few heroes are actually old heroes taking on a whole new identity. (Looking at you, Hank Pym!) But a few special heroes started out as super-villains, and you’re about to meet their king. Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Amazing Spider-Man #129 awaits!
Here’s a major drop of new for Daredevil fans – Frank Castle is scheduled to appear in the next season.
Press Release The skies grow dark and the end is nigh. Everything they know is about to come to an end. Fledgling heroes, soldiers and beings of pure cosmic energy alike face the end this June. And there is no coming back. Today, Marvel is pleased to present the first issues of four blockbuster LAST DAYS stories, leading in to the highly-anticipated Secret Wars. Beginning in June, be there as these heroes face their final hours and the obliteration of the Marvel Universe!
Press Release Two of the most lethal soldiers in the Marvel Universe cross path’s this August in “Friend From Foe” – an exciting new crossover taking place in BLACK WIDOW #9 & THE PUNISHER #9! Rising star writer Nathan Edmondson along with blockbuster artists Phil Noto & Mitch Gerads craft a spy-action thriller that will take Frank and Natasha to the edge!