Author’s Note: Random Access Memory is me looking back at the specific comics that shaped my life. Each month I go back in time – in five year intervals – to examine key comics that came out those months. (The idea is that after five years of monthly columns, I will have covered an entire lifetime – in this case, fifty years – of reading comics.) I also list all the comics I read that particular month. This will afford readers the opportunity to chastise me for not reading specific comics, and/or laugh at the horrible, horrible choices I made
Say what you will about the 1990s, they knew how to end a giant crossover schmageggi with a bang! Jump in and see them sow the seeds of the superhero Civil War, as your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Avengers #347 awaits!
Marvel sent us a sneak peek at Captain America: Steve Rogers #7 that kicks off the new story arc, Hail Hydra!
This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: Big Trouble in Little China meets Escape From New York, Captain America Steve Rogers, Resident Alien: The Man With No Name #2, and Spell on Wheels #1. Plus, who would direct the greatest Batman stories of all time? This episode is brought to you by Loot Crate. Go to LootCrate.com/Spoilers and enter the code Spoilers at checkout to save on your subscription.
Steve Rogers is back as Captain America, so why won’t Sam Wilson give the shield back to Steve?
Shock ‘n Awe reviews the Marvel Legend Captain America Civil War 3 pack from Hasbro. The one foot test is over used, but with amazing results.
I read with interest that CW Seed is going to have the first TV show, albeit an animated one, that features a gay lead hero, The Ray. They’ve had quite a bit of success with Vixen, an African-American female hero, so I’m happy to see them moving in this direction as well.
Spider-Man finally gets a MCU LEGO Minifigure in the new Tanker Truck Takedown set from LEGO. Take the jump for a complete rundown of set 76067 Tanker Truck Takedown.