Over the past month, I have gotten caught up on almost all the Marvel Now! line. I must say, oddly, that Matt Fraction’s two series, Hawkeye and FF (art by Mike & Laura Allred!!), are my favorites. They are what Continue reading
One of Marvel NOW’s most anticipated books releases this week, Avengers #1 by Jonathan Hickman and Jerome Opena. I must say that I’m super excited for this book. Hickman quickly made Fantastic Four one of my favorite books, so it’ll be great to see what he can do with Earth’s Mightiest Heroes. From DC we see the Rotworld story continue with both Animal Man and Swamp Thing releasing their 15th issues. Now for some covers.
Animal Man #15
This week in comics saw the “final” issues of quite a few Marvel books including Captain America, Fantastic Four, and Invincible Iron Man. The final is in quotes because the books will be back next month with new creators as #1 issues. This did lead to some nice variants being released though, especially the two collage ones on this list. Continue reading
Here are my favorite covers from the current week of comics.
Not everyone likes him, but I’m kind of a sucker for Alan Davis art. I especially like the way that he draws Thor, and this cover is another great rendition.
I love David Aja’s work, and his covers during his run on Immortal Iron Fist remain some of my favorite. I was pumped to learn that he would be working with Matt Fraction again, this time on Hawkeye. As this cover shows, he doesn’t disappoint.
Variant Cover by Skottie Young
It’s Skottie Young, and for me personally that’s really all that’s necessary for this cover to be on the list. It’s a variant cover celebrating Spidey’s 50th Anniversary, and it’s fantastic.