Tag: 52

DC Universe brings you Zero Month!

Hey all you DC fans out there, the New 52 have been going strong for a year now and two celebrate DC has been releasing zero issues all month to introduce new characters, like the new Green Lantern Simon Baez, and going over rewritten history in this new DC universe. It’s been quite a year …

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Goodbye DC, hello “Extreme”

Rob Liefeld has quit DC Comics, following it with a couple dozen rants on Twitter about DC and, oddly, about Marvel’s Tom Brevoort. Liefeld was writing (horribly) Deathstroke, Savage Hawkman and Grifter, and supplying the art (I use the term loosely) for Deathstroke. Mind you, this was the book in which, reintroducing Lobo into the …

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Discuss: What is so exciting about #1s?

With MarvelNow! just around the corner, and a year out from the beginning of DC Comics’ New 52 launch, what is the big deal with #1 issues? If they happen organically, great, but when it’s a jaded attempt to get people to buy more of your books, especially when a goodly number of your titles …

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Alex Alonso’s MarvelNow! announcement…

Axel Alonso, the editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics, announced their big post-AvX thingy, which he is billing as a relaunch, not a reboot, in an attempt to differentiate it from DC’s New 52. While it’s still not quite clear what the difference is between “Marvel NOW!” and “ReEvolution,” whether one is the grander, overarching marketing ploy …

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