From the press release: Many top writers and creators will be joining Marvel Comics at New York Comic Con (NYCC) as the renowned comic books and media entertainment company reveals preliminary plans for the 2011 edition of the annual pop culture extravaganza which will take place at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York [...]

Huh! Well, that’s a bit of a bugger for Kieron Gillen! Oh well, I’m sure he has other gigs lined up. Also, I imagine that ‘Uncanny’ will be rebooted with a new #1 in under six months to a year, then within another six months to a year, they’ll go back to the original numbering. [...]


From the press release: Asgard Reigns Supreme As THOR Titles Sell Out And Return To Press! Marvel is pleased to announce that both The Mighty Thor #1 and Journey Into Mystery #622 have both sold out at Diamond and will return to comic shops everywhere with The Mighty Thor #1 Second Printing Variant and Journey [...]

From the press release: This July, the fragile peace between human and mutantkind gets rocked to its core as the comic blockbuster of the summer, Fear Itself, brings the fight to the shores of Utopia in Uncanny X-Men #540 & 541! From critically acclaimed writer Kieron Gillen and superstar artist Greg Land, The Serpent has [...]

I have to say, I saw this one coming a mile away. I remember when Ed Brubaker had been writing Uncanny for a while, Marvel announced that it would be co-written by Brubaker and Fraction. About three months later, they announced that Brubaker was going off to bigger things, and Fraction would be the sole [...]

OK, so earlier today, Marvel announced that Thor was coming to an end with issue #621, and then current Thor writer Matt Fraction would be writing a new Thor series, called The Mighty Thor, which would start with a new #1 issue. Now they have announced that they are bringing back Journey Into Mystery, and [...]

Mark Millar has been Tweeting this morning about the fact that he is launching a new British Comic Convention called Kapow! Comic Con. The convention is planned to be held on April 9 and 10, 2011 at the London Business Design Centre. Guests announced so far include Andy Diggle, Jock, Steve Dillon, Duncan Fegredo, David [...]

From the press release: Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Uncanny X-Men #531 featuring the debut of rising star Kieron Gillen as co-writer with Eisner Award – winning writer Matt Fraction, as they team with superstar artist Greg Land! The X-Men have fought tooth and claw to defend Utopia from invaders and [...]

From the press release: Marvel is pleased to present your fist look at Generation Hope #2, from the electrifying creative team of writer Kieron Gillen and artist Salva Espin! Spinning out of Uncanny X-Men comes the most important tale of mutantkind’s struggle for survival. Hope Summers’ return brought about the activation of five mutants’ latent [...]