Have you ever wondered why with all the superheroes located on the East Coast, there aren’t a million super-villain teams just rippin; California to shreds? You’re not the only one. (For my part, I just wondered why we spent so much time with the awful parents in their TV show.) Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Runaways #1 awaits!
Browsing: Retro Review
Once upon a time, The Beatles were somehow a strange and distressing concept for grown-ups to handle. That’s where Superman comes in! Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen #88 awaits!
Bart Simpson has been in fourth grade since 1987, and all that time he has loved one comic book above all others. Now (for some values of now, anyway), those stories can be told! Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Radioactive Man #1000 awaits!
If at first, you don’t succeed, try, try again… with a new series title! Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of The Fury Of Firestorm, The Nuclear Man #1 awaits!
Once upon a time, Steve Spielberg and George Lucas teamed up to create a loving tribute to the movie serials of the thirties and forties. Who knew it would spark a decades-long multimedia property? Woudja believe eleven-year-old future Major Spoilers EIC Stephen? Plus: All your submarine questions answered, once and for all! Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of (deep breath) Marvel Movie Spotlight Featuring Raiders Of The Lost Ark #1 awaits!
Matt Wagner has returned to comics after far too long, reviving his tour-de-force fantasy/adventure ‘Mage.’ But once upon a time, even he was just a young creator looking for his big break, with an idea for a comic based on the epic ancient poem, Beowulf, and the battle with the monstrous Grendel… Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Primer #2 awaits!
It’s been 20 years since DC gave us their most bizarre and divergent fifth week event yet… Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Tangent Comics/The Joker #1 awaits!
The great thing about Doctor Who is, canon is in the eye of the beholder. This makes for interesting moments as we go, including multiple introductions, multiple versions of history… and multiple endings. Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Doctor Who Magazine #353 awaits!
Why is the first issue of El Zorro’s comic book series numbered 882? Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Dell Four-Color Comics #882/Zorro #1 awaits!
For our Semi-Annual Around-Halloween Count Floyd’s “Scary Stuff, Kids!” Retro Review, I decided to go back to the first appearance of one of the most frightening characters in comic book history… Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen #134 awaits!
Thanks to editor Stan Lee, Marvel Comics has been prone to hyperbole, and has many times promised to show us the weirdest, the wildest, the most off-the-beaten path comic heroes of all time… Back in 1977, though, they really did. Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of The Human Fly #1 awaits!