As a comic reader in the 1980s and early 1990s, many readers developed a resentment for the character of Wolverine that took a long time to disperse. Today, I can honestly say that I don’t hate the character, and I appreciate his best stories and arcs. And then, something like this happens… Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Wolverine #55 awaits!
What Civil War Tie-In Comics Do You NEED to Read?
This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: Advanced looks at Star Wars Rebels, and Barb Wire #4. Plus, Captain America: White #2, Damage Control at ABC, Switch #1, and an in-depth discussion of Autumnlands Volume 1 from Image Comics.
Or – “So You Like Nova? Let’s See If Marvel NOW! Can Fix That!” There has been a lot of buzz about the new Nova, and a high-profile appearance (though a small one) in Avengers Vs. X-Men to get people excited. On the one hand, I like me some Nova. On the other hand, Jeph Loeb has, of late, been WILDLY, even maddeningly inconsistent as a creator. Can this new Human Rocket fly as high as the old one? Your Major Spoilers review awaits!
This title promotes a simple concept: one Avenger and one X-Men member team-up on an adventure. Some team-ups will draw on their similar backgrounds, like Captain America and Cable being time-lost soldiers. Other team-ups will share a history together, like Wolverine and the Hulk. However, can these two different sides get along after Avengers versus X-Men?