Marvel Comics: Darth Vader #1 (2015)

Darth Vader #1   Written By: Kieron Gillen   Cover: John Tyler Christopher Action Figure Variant  Release Date: 2/11/15  "The original Dark Lord of the Sith stars in his first ongoing series! Ever since Darth Vader made his first on-screen appearance, he became the one of the most popular villains to ever haunt an audience’s dreams! Now, follow Vader straight from the ending of A NEW HOPE (and the pages of the new STAR WARS comic book) into his own series, showing the Empire’s war with the Rebel Alliance from the other side! Writer Kieron Gillen (Uncanny X-Men, Journey Into Mystery, Iron Man) and artist Salvador Larroca (Invincible Iron Man, X-Men: No More Humans) bring us a peek behind the mask of evil!" *Source: Marvel.com
Darth Vader #1Written By: Kieron Gillen

Cover: John Tyler Christopher Action Figure Variant

Release Date: 2/11/15

“The original Dark Lord of the Sith stars in his first ongoing series! Ever since Darth Vader made his first on-screen appearance, he became the one of the most popular villains to ever haunt an audience’s dreams! Now, follow Vader straight from the ending of A NEW HOPE (and the pages of the new STAR WARS comic book) into his own series, showing the Empire’s war with the Rebel Alliance from the other side! Writer Kieron Gillen (Uncanny X-Men, Journey Into Mystery, Iron Man) and artist Salvador Larroca (Invincible Iron Man, X-Men: No More Humans) bring us a peek behind the mask of evil!” *Source: Marvel.com

Let me start this off with something that will likely get me shunned by some members of the nerd community, I’m not a Star Wars fan. Don’t take that to mean that I DON’T LIKE Star Wars. Continue reading

Spidey’s joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe!!!

I know I’m a day late posting about this…but HOLY SHIT! This is huge news! Spidey is finally joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe (Marvel.com article below). I’ve been a fan of all the Spider-Man movies so far. Hell, I’ll even go as far as to day I REALLY enjoyed the last one. That being said, this is incredibly awesome news. Marvel is going to be helping to establish the creative direction of the character, and since he’s going to be appearing in a MCU movie in 2016 before any solo films (pressumably Captain America: Civil War), we won’t be subjected to a 3rd telling of his origin in the last 13 years. Stay tuned….

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