Black Widow is on the run, as we take a look at Mark Waid and Chris Samnee’s Black Widow: Shield’s Most Wanted Volume 1 on this week’s show. Plus, we review Red Sonja: Black, White, Red #1, Snake Eyes: Deadgame #5, The Mysterious Benedict Society, and Steven Soderberg’s No Sudden Move. All this, plus a look at some entertainment new on the Major Spoilers Podcast!

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New ‘Alien’ TV Series Will Be Class Warfare With Xenomorphs

Eat the rich? That’s not a bad premise for a new iteration of Alien-but most of the time, the series about hyper-predatory extraterrestrials has focused on working-class heroes. Ridley Scott’s 1979 original focused on cosmic merchant marines who discover wreckage with deadly cargo aboard, while James Cameron’s 1986 sequel, Aliens, was about actual Marines whose rescue mission turns into an operation to capture the fiends.

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Fortnite To Reportedly Add Lebron James Skin

Dataminers reveal that the next skin coming to Epic Games’ Fortnite is probably Lebron James, likely to promote his film Space Jam: A New Legacy. dataminers have revealed that Lebron James is likely the next major skin to be added to Epic Games’ battle royale title.

REVIEWS

STEPHEN
RED SONJA: BLACK, WHITE, RED #1
Writers: Kurt Busiek, Mark Russell, Amanda Deibert
Artists: Benjamin Dewey, Bob Q, Cat Staggs
Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment
Cover Price: $4.99
Release Date: July 7, 2021
Dynamite proudly presents a prestige project by the world’s greatest storytellers! Red Sonja, like you’ve NEVER seen before…all presented in beautiful black, white, and red!
KURT BUSIEK (Astro City, Marvels) and BENJAMIN DEWEY (King In Black: Namor) take you to The Mountains Of Night, a foreboding haunt where the She-Devil With A Sword seeks a precious, priceless item…
AMANDA DEIBERT (Wonder Woman) and CAT STAGGS (Smallville) wind you through a mysterious adventure of crimson and ebony…
MARK RUSSELL (Red Sonja) and BOB Q (Red Sonja) return to put their final stamp on their classic Red Sonja series, with a coda that will leave you breathless…

Rating: ★★★★☆

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MATTHEW
SNAKE-EYES: DEADGAME #5
Writer: Chad Bowers & Rob Liefeld
Artist: Rob Liefeld
Publisher: IDW Publishing
Cover Price: $4.99
Release Date: July 7, 2021

The finale of superstar creator Rob Liefeld’s epic take on a G.I. JOE favorite is here! Can Snake Eyes survive the Deadgame? Or will he, like so many before, fall victim to its insidious clutches?

Rating: ★½☆☆☆

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RODRIGO
The Mysterious Benedict Society (Ep. 3 “Depends on the Wagon”)
Writer: Phil Ray, Matt Manfredi
Platform: Disney+
Release Date: July 2, 2021
A group of gifted orphans are recruited by an eccentric, benefactor to go on a secret mission.

Rating: ★★★★½

ASHLEY
NO SUDDEN MOVE
Director: Steven Soderberg
Starring: Don Chealder, Benicio Del Toro, David Harbor
Distributr: HBO Max
Release Date: July 1, 2021
In 1954 Detroit, small-time criminals are hired to steal a document. When their heist goes horribly wrong, their search for who hired them — and for what purpose – sends them wending through all echelons of the race-torn, rapidly changing city.

Rating: ★★★★★

DISCUSSION

BLACK WIDOW: SHIELD’S MOST WANTED (2016)
Writer: Mark Waid
Artist: Chris Samnee
Publisher: Marvel Comics
Release Date: 2016
They wowed you with DAREDEVIL, now the Eisner Award-winning team of Mark Waid and Chris Samnee take Black Widow to new heights — by forcing her to go on the lam! Natasha has a lifetime of secrets, and when some of the darkest ones are made public, nobody is safe. As S.H.I.E.L.D. turns on its once-greatest asset, she seeks out her own answers in a knock-down, drag-out tale of action and espionage! But the Widow’s hunt for the Weeping Lion sends her back to the one place she never wanted to go! With a little help from old friends — and old enemies lying in wait — she’ll face the new incarnation of the Red Room: the Dark Room! But as S.H.I.E.L.D. closes in, Natasha finds herself on a collision course with the Invincible Iron Man!
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