Friday, December 24, 2004
MARVEL COMICS FIRST LOOKS
For covers and four-page previews of Marvel Comics titles arriving in stores on Wednesday, CLICK HERE.
Titles include Amazing Spider-Man #515, Elektra: The Movie, Iron Man #2, Marvel Age Spider-Man Team-Up #4, What If Aunt May Had Died Instead of Uncle Ben?, What if General Ross Had Become The Hulk?, What If Jessica Jones Had Joined The Avengers?, What If Karen Page Had Lived?, What If Magneto Had Formed The X-Men With Professor Xavier? and What If Dr. Doom Had Become The Thing?
MARVEL NEXT LINEUP
As part of Marvel Comics' Marvel Next initiative, April will unveil a new issue of Amazing Fantasy featuring the Scorpion, the character who received the most votes in an online poll to determine the next star of the series.
Marvel Next is a collection of titles that will spotlight young characters.
"We recognized that the ideas that make up these characters are really wonderful,² says Editor-In-Chief Joe Quesada. ³We wanted to give them a unique and powerful focus, showing everyone that these characters and their stories are all about todayıs youth and, of course, the future. This is a new breed of heroes.²
Other titles in the line include X-23, by Craig Kyle, Christopher Yost and Billy Tan; Arana: Heart of the Spider, by Fiona Avery and Roger Cruz; Young Avengers, by Allan Heinberg and Jim Cheung; Livewires by Adam Warren and Rick Mays; Runaways, by Brian K. Vaughan and Adrian Alphona; and Spellbinders, by Mike Carey and Mike Perkins.
COMICS CONTINUUM BACK ISSUES
In case you missed The Continuum's recent coverage, here are some links:
* For Saturday, Dec. 18, including Devil's Due Publishing's solicitations for March, CLICK HERE.
* For Friday, Dec. 17, including David Goyer writing and directing a Flash movie, CLICK HERE.
* For Thursday, Dec. 16, including Fantastic Four movie news, CLICK HERE.
* For Wednesday, Dec. 15, including Elektra movie news, CLICK HERE.
* For Tuesday, Dec. 14, including Fantastic Four movie news, CLICK HERE.
* For Monday, Dec. 13, including DC Comics' solicitations for March, CLICK HERE.
* For Saturday, Dec. 11, CLICK HERE.
* For Friday, Dec. 10, CLICK HERE.
* For Thursday, Dec. 9, including Marvel Comics news, CLICK HERE.
* For Wednesday, Dec. 8, including Dark Horse Comics' solicitations for March, CLICK HERE.
* For Tuesday, Dec. 7, including The Darkness and Son of The Mask movie news, CLICK HERE.
* For Monday, Dec. 6, including Justice League Unlimited news, CLICK HERE.
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