With the news that Squirrel Girl is coming to TV as the leader of the New Warriors, it occurred to me that many of you may not have context for what that means. Fortunately, I keep my back issues numbered for just such an emergency… Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of New Warriors #1 awaits!
After a big relaunch in 1991, the X-Men were more popular (and more populous) than ever before, but when their worst enemy returns with bad intentions and a lack of restraint, even the team’s heaviest hitters might not make it out in one piece. It’s Fatal Attractions, y’all! Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of X-Men #25 awaits!
IT’S NEW COMIC BOOK DAY! #NCBD The best day of the week just got a lot better with a new round of awesome comics arriving in stores this week. Staff members at Major Spoilers are here to help you with your comic book selection this week, with their roundup of comics they recommend.
Call them a duo with a special kind of dynamics. Call them an odd couple, but with guns. Call them the 1990s distilled down in to two characters. Call them what you will, but know this – DEADPOOL AND CABLE ARE BACK, BABY! The Marvel U’s most powerful pair is returning for an all-new series this fall in DEADPOOL & CABLE: SPLIT SECOND #1 – the newest Marvel Infinite Comic Series debuting in October!
Not all of the players in Convergence have chosen to follow the rules of combat and “fight for your right to party survive.” Unfortunately, the disillusioned Superman of the ‘Kingdom Come’ future and the impetuous, angry Superboy whose Superman has just died, aren’t among the dissenters. Diagnosis: Kaboom! Your Major Spoilers review of Convergence: Superboy #2 awaits!
Trapped on an alien world, fighting for the life of their city, Roy Harper and his friends must save his young daughter, Lian, from the clutches of the murderous Extremists… Will it end as badly as ‘Cry For Justice?’ Your Major Spoilers review of Convergence: Titans #2 awaits!
The team known as Justice League Detroit is back, and they might have a few bones to pick about certain recurring internet jokes at their expense… Your Major Spoilers review of Convergence: Justice League Of America #1 awaits!
Press Release His war has been won. En Sabah Nur stands triumphant over the bones of his enemies. None will be left alive! This July, return to one of the most iconic X-Men stories of all time in AGE OF APOCALYPSE #1 – a new Secret Wars series! Be there when writer Fabian Nicieza returns to the post-apocalyptic wasteland he helped create, as brought to life by artist Gerardo Sandoval (Guardians 3000)!
DC Comics has announced that after issue six of Legion Lost, Fabian Nicieza will be stepping down from writing duties. I’m sure the news of his departure will upset some, but there is some good news. Tom DeFalco is taking over for the next story arc.
Being a masked crime fighter has its advantages; your anonymity makes you somewhat terrifying, while protecting those closest to you. On the other hand, once your secret is out, the criminal element can pass and share that information faster than a wild rumor that Bruce Willis is in the next Batman movie. For Tim Drake Wayne, the return to Gotham has not only given him a new mission, it’s given those who want to reveal secret identities a renewed reason to break the big story.