It’s a brand new year, this 2017, and while I’m not much for resolutions, I do want to look ahead to things I want to see happen in the 12 months ahead! See if you have similar goals in mind! Together, we can make the comic book industry a better place, I feel!
Word has been circulating on the Internet recently that DC Comics is going to start an advertising campaign in January, running eleven different commercials on select cable television channels to advertise the trade collections of the first wave of Rebirth books. These include AMC, IFC, TBS, TNT, TruTV, El Rey and Boomerang. Not the most watched of networks, but they don’t have to be. Smart idea, I think. Let me tell you why.
As many of you may know, Major Spoilers has grown by leaps and bounds over the last year, to the point where our shared server can no longer keep up with demand.Â The heavy load on the server is upsetting the hosting company, the other sites hosted on that server, and perhaps some of the Major Spoilers Legion, who are experiencing slow site loads, or no loads at all. This has prompted us to move to a new dedicated server that should make the site faster, stronger, and more powerful, and help usher in a new year of Major Spoilers
How about another original song this week?Â Time for some self reflection among the villains of the world.
Wow!Â Just saw this come up on the Mattel Matty Collector website.Â Amanda Waller gets her own figure in 2009!. We already revealed quite a lot at SDCC 2008 of our 2009 line up, but wanted to give everyone a little holiday treat before the New Year. Take a gander at the image below! We are not revealing where this figure fits into the line-up quite yet, but you will see her in the first half of 2009! via Matty Collector
What better way to slide into the end of the year than with some butt kicking action from everyone’s favorite mutant Wolverine! (and by everyone I mean all of you who like him.Â December finds Gregg Hurwitz and Jerome Opena teaming up for Wolverine: Flies to a Spider #1, and you can check out the sneak peek after the jump.
You’ve already read Matthew’s review of Spider-Man Loves Mary Jane #1, now you can experience the issue yourself for free, thanks to Marvel Digital Unlimited. A new year of high school is starting and MJ feels like she finally has her life in order. She has a good schedule, awesome friends, and an â€œamazingâ€ relationship with a particular web-slingerâ€¦but unbeknownst to her, someone has it out for this feisty little teenager! You can read the first issue online, by visiting the comic page site. via Marvel