Every decade of pop culture has its indelible moments of foolishness, frippery and eminently mockable memories. The 1990s does not contain more that’s terrible, silly or indefensible than other decades, it just seems that way. Especially in terms of superhero costumes… Welcome to Ten Things!
The 1990s were a very strange time in comics, an era where Spider-Man got himself a gun, Batman got razor-sharp claws and even The Flash went through a dark period. (Managing to ‘run fast’ in a grim and gritty manner is putting in the extra effort, Faithful Spoilerites!) Still, the biggest contribution the decade made was a sea change in the way our favorite heroes were named… Welcome to Ten Things!
There are so many mixed reactions to the upcoming Jem and the Holograms movie, but today, we get our first music video from the movie – Youngblood. I hear it has a lot of pockets and no feet…
Image Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles arriving in stores this week. Take the jump for a look at Bedlam #5, Black Acre #4, Epic Kill #9, Glory #33, Great Pacific #5, I Love Trouble #4, Lost Vegas #1, Mara #3, Repossessed #3, Savage Dragon #185, Snapshot #2, Son of Merlin #2, and Youngblood #77.
Image Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles arriving in stores this week. Take the jump for an early look at Dancer #5, Debris #3, Elephantmen #43, Happy! #1, Invincible #95, Mind the Gap #5, Prophet #29, Skullkickers #18, Super Dinosaur #14, Witchblade #160, Youngblood #74, and more!
It’s NEW COMIC BOOK DAY! and for those of you not attending the San Diego Comic Con, Image Comics has a number of new books in stores today for you to pick up. The company sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Bulletproof Coffin, Chew: Secret Agent Poyo, Dancer, Enormous, Hoax Hunters, Li’l Dpressed Boy, Peter Panzerfaust, Planetoid, Revival, The Walking Dead, Wild Children, and Youngblood.
In this issue: Bending air, G.I. Joe delayed, Youngblood does something, and Star Trek and Doctor Who team up to fight the metal men (but not THOSE Metal Men). [podcast]http://traffic.libsyn.com/majorspoilers/msp414.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via iTunes RSS Feed Show Notes after the Jump!
There are a number of tiles available this week from Image Comics and Top Cow. The company sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Chew #26, Elephantmen #39, Near Death #8, No Place Like Home #4, Prophet #25, Rebel Blood #3, Witchblade #158, and Youngblood #71.
Youngblood fans who happen to own an Apple iPhone or iPod Touch are in luck this morning as comiXology has announced fans of the series can buy the digital comic through Comics by comiXology application. The first Image Comics publication, Youngblood chronicles a high-profile superhero team sanctioned to do the bidding of the US government. comiXology will debut Liefeld’s re-mastered edition of Youngblood, featuring re-scripting by popular comics writer and Ben 10 co-creator Joe Casey. The exclusive relationship with Liefeld is indicative of comiXology’s commitment to preserving top print comics and maintaining strong ties to independent comic book creators. â€œWe