The scene is a dusty and isolated town, locked away in the inhospitality of the desert. Matthew Murdock has his tail between his legs and his red pajamas are nowhere to be seen. Will this emotionally lost hero step up to the challenge of saving this mysterious town from itself? Take a seat at the bar, pour yourself an icy Sarsaparilla and take the jump, partner!
Or – “Sweet Christmas…” Who is the mysterious new Power Man? Why has he taken Luke Cage’s old code-name? And why do his arms glow like that? It’s a slobberknocker on the streets of New York, as Daredevil’s machinations take on sinister new angles and a new hero rises to protect the innocent. If nothing else, he got the chain belt right.
Marvel sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Shadowland: Blood on the Streets #2 by Anthony Johnston and Wellinton Alves.
Perhaps it will be Kraven. Or zombie Kraven. Or maybe it is the spirit of Kraven. Or maybe the question isn’t who will be the new Man Without Fear, but rather who with be the New Man Without Fear? Maybe I need to pick up an issue or two to find out what the hell is going on… via Marvel
With Marvel’s newest mini-series Shadowland underway, writer Andy Diggle has taken New York’s resident extrasensory superhero, Daredevil, and given him leadership of The Hand clan of ninja. Formerly bitter enemies, The Hand approach Matt Murdock’s red-clad alter-ego to take control of an organization that seems to be the very antithesis of heroic. Daredevil has a tough task ahead of him as he tries to change the clan into something a little more upstanding: with Matt’s moral choices shifting between good and evil, Shadowland has been referred to as a fight for Daredevil’s soul. But what of Hell’s Kitchen, the hero’s
At the San Diego Comic Con, many people were asking about the New Power Man. Who is he? Where is he from? What powers and abilities far beyond those of mortal man does he have? The answer, Dear Spoilerite, can be found in Shadowland: Power Man #1 from Fred Van Lente and Mahmud Asrar. Marvel released an early look at the issue, that you can see after the jump.