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?
A whole slew of new books were announced last week at New York Comic Con. The exact figure comes somewhere close to the amount of Slave Leia’s that were cosplayed. I of course have no source for that little factoid, but it just seems right. Anyways, take the jump for two new series coming from Marvel in 2013.
Press Release Marvel Entertainment and Sony Pictures Entertainment Japan (SPEJ) announced today the return of iconic Super Hero, Iron Man, to the beloved world of anime in an all-new feature-length film, IRON MAN: RISE OF TECHNOVORE. Produced by Madhouse and currently in production in Japan, the film is slated for release on DVD in the spring of 2013.