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Explosions galore in the final Captain America trailer

Explosions galore in the final Captain America trailer

I’m sure a lot of people want Captain America to fail. That’s perfectly understandable. Such a patriotic, flag-waving character may be hard to stomach in these jaded times. There’s a possibility that the film will flounder outside the States. But fuck all that, because The First Avenger looks Marvel-ous. The final trailer promises what could very well be the most […]

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THE HERALD OF GALACTUS #4: Green Lantern feedback, Uncanny X-Men, Superman

THE HERALD OF GALACTUS #4: Green Lantern feedback, Uncanny X-Men, Superman

Welcome to the latest Herald of Galactus, a regular round-up of comic book goodness.

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THE COMIC COMPENDIUM #1: Daredevil: Born Again (1986)

THE COMIC COMPENDIUM #1: Daredevil: Born Again (1986)
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THE HERALD OF GALACTUS #2: Marvel’s Ultimates, Flashpoint controversey, the Governator, X-Men: First Class

THE HERALD OF GALACTUS #2: Marvel’s Ultimates, Flashpoint controversey, the Governator, X-Men: First Class

DC Comics look like they are going down the same route as Marvel this September, when they reboot their whole line back to issue one. Marvel recently announced the complete overhaul of their Ultimates universe for the second time. They are streamlining these titles down to four: Ultimate Spider-Man, Ultimate X-Men, The Ultimates and Ultimate Hawkeye (yeah, the last one […]

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THE HERALD OF GALACTUS #1: Flashpoint, Fear Itself, Thor rules, Wonder Woman stalls, Smallville ends

THE HERALD OF GALACTUS #1: Flashpoint, Fear Itself, Thor rules, Wonder Woman stalls, Smallville ends

Welcome to the first Herald of Galactus, a round-up of goings-on in the comic book industry!

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See a scene from X-Men: First Class

See a scene from X-Men: First Class

We’re about to hit X-Men overload. Following another trailer and a host of character teasers, we get a full-blown clip. It finds Charles Xavier (James McAvoy) at the CIA, where he reveals mutant kind with the help of Raven Darkholme (Jennifer Lawrence). I love the tone so far but it raises a couple of questions: Why is Stryker so old […]

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