EXCL. PREVIEW: "All-New, All-Different Avengers" #9 Introduces the All-New Wasp
Early on my mom came up with the plan to introduce me to reading via comics. Her plan worked and gave me both a lifelong love of reading and comics. The earliest comics I remember were some Spider-Man stories where he fought the Kingpin and an issue of Marvel’s “Star Wars” where Darth Vader battled a cyborg. My early comic habit got a regular fix whenever we’d take the Ohio Turnpike to visit my grandparents in Pennsylvania. We’d stop at a rest stop and I’d get a three pack of mostly Gold Key books like “Grimm’s Ghost Stories” or reprints of “Turk: Son of Stone.”
In the ‘80s I started collecting super hero books on a regular basis with “Thing” #24, where he battled the Rhino. From there I picked up a ton of Marvel books. Several years later I was introduced to the DC Universe via books like “Batman: The Killing Joke” and “Suicide Squad.” Later my tastes branched out as I discovered companies like Dark Horse and DC’s Vertigo imprint. Currently I’m a huge fan of all forms of genre comics: super hero, crime, action, horror, science fiction and fantasy
When I’m not writing for CBR I’m usually toiling away at the public library I work at or working on book reviews or other pop culture related ramblings at my blog.
FIRST COMIC: “Amazing Spider-Man” & “Star Wars”
FAVORITE CHARACTER: Spider-Man, Captain America, The Thing and Luke Cage
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This December, the fires of hell burn bright as one of the X-Men's old comrades comes looking for them in "Ex Infernus," a follow up mini-series to the hit 1989 X- Men storyline, "Inferno."
The Marvel Universe is a shadowy and secretive place, but the cast of the new miniseries “True Believers” is looking to change that. CBR News spoke with veteran writer Cary Bates about the Paul Gulacy-drawn project.
Moon Knight’s actions have made him the target of characters even crazier than he is, the Thunderbolts. We spoke with writer Mike Benson about "The Death of Marc Spector."
With Iron Man disabled, S.H.I.E.L.D. compromised and the Skrull Invasion ravaging the Earth, is there any hope left? Brian Michael Bendis takes us through the intricacies of this week's issue #4 page-by-bloody-page.
Issue #4 of Ed Brubaker & Sean Phillips’s “Criminal” kicks off “Bad Night.” We spoke with Brubaker about the story as well as those collected in “The Dead and the Dying,” the new trade paperback on sale this week.
The cast of Marvel's hit "Captain Britain and MI:13" grows by one in September, when none other than Blade the Vampire Hunter joins the team. Writer Paul Cornell tells CBR about his plans.
When "Secret Invasion" ends, a new war begins for Nick Fury and his new team in the ongoing series "Secret Warriors." CBR spoke with writers Jonathan Hickman and Brian Bendis about their new title.
The second half of 2008 is going to be a memorable one for "Ultimate Spider- Man" fans. CBR News spoke with writer Brian Michael Bendis about his plans for the book through "Ultimatum" and beyond.
In October's “Danny Ketch: Ghost Rider,” Simon Spurrier and artist Javier Saltares reveal the title character as more than the villain he currently appears to be. We spoke with Spurrier.
"Secret Invasion" revealed Spider-Woman to be a Skrull, but despite that setback, next year the long awaited "Spider-Woman" ongoing series finally hits stores. CBR News spoke with writer Brian Michael Bendis about the book
Billy Tan is one of a number of artists penciling the "Secret Invasion" tie-ins of "New Avengers," but once the cross-over wraps, Tan and inker Matt Banning become the title's regular art team.
Storm may currently a member of the X-Men and Queen of Wakanda, but that may change come October when "X-Men: Storm-Worlds Apart" begins. CBR News spoke with writer Christopher Yost about the mini-series.
"Ghost Rider" will see Johnny Blaze's mission of vengeance against Zadkiel get even more personal as Blaze faces off against his own brother, Danny Ketch. Jason Aaron gave us the details.
This October, Wolverine's history with San Francisco's Chinatown comes back to haunt him in "Wolverine: Manifest Destiny." CBR spoke with writer Jason Aaron about the project.
The battle of “World War III” ends this week in “G.I. Joe: America’s Elite” #36, the series finale. We spoke with creators Mark Powers & Mike O’Sullivan about the title, and the possible end of 26 years of Real American Continuity.
In the fully painted “X-Men Origin: Jean Grey,” Sean Mckeever & Mike Mayhew take fans back to the early years of the X-Men. We speak with the pair and editor Nick Lowe about the August one-shot.
In September's "Civil War: House of M," writer Christos Gage takes readers back to the alternate reality for a look at how Magneto became master of the world. CBR spoke with him about the Andrea Di Vito-drawn series.
July’s “Amazing Spider-Man: Brand New Day-Extra!!” sees Joe Kelly make his first foray into Spidey's new world, and CBR speaks with the writer about the new one-shot and previews exclusive Chris Bachalo artwork.
Jack Kirby’s cosmic creations, The Eternals, fly back into stores this week. We spoke with writers Daniel and Charles Knauf about the Daniel Acuña-illustrated series, with exclusive artwork from issue # 2.
David Lafuente uses his considerable skills to depict snowy, sub-zero action in July's “Patsy Walker: Hellcat." CBR spoke with him about his work with the Marvel heroine, whom he calls "a charming and glamorous kick-ass woman-mixtape."