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The Mission - 2/8/2016

The Mission - 2/8/2016

Joseph Illidge speaks with the Marvel and DC Comics veterans behind "BLACK," the Kickstarter success that takes a different look at super powers.

The Mission - 2/2/2016

The Mission - 2/2/2016

With new series "BLACK" announced via Kickstarter, Joseph Illidge looks at its creators and the role DC and Marvel played in its creation.

The Mission - 1/25/2016

The Mission - 1/25/2016

With two Captain America books on Marvel Comics' slate, Joseph Illidge considers what the two heroes represent.

The Mission - 1/11/2016

The Mission - 1/11/2016

With the first arc of Marvel's "Invincible Iron Man" by Brian Michael Bendis & David Marquez completed, Joseph reveals why he's a fan of the book.

The Mission - 1/4/2016

The Mission - 1/4/2016

After watching the "DC Super Hero Girls" webisodes, Joseph Illidge ponders what's missing from the brand.

The Mission - 12/28/2015

The Mission - 12/28/2015

With "Vixen" moving from animation to the live-action on "Arrow," Joseph Illidge looks at the character's history and future importance.

The Mission - 12/21/2015

The Mission - 12/21/2015

Joseph Illidge discusses the connection and importance of new "Star Wars" characters Rey and Finn in "The Force Awakens."

The Mission - 12/14/2015

The Mission - 12/14/2015

Joseph Illidge discusses why he wants an Asian Iron Fist and puts forth a challenge to everyone who wants the same.

The Mission - 12/7/2015

The Mission - 12/7/2015

With Ryan Coogler reportedly directing Marvel's "Black Panther" movie, Joseph Illidge considers a similar rumor earlier this year.

The Mission - 11/30/2015

The Mission - 11/30/2015

Marvel Studios' first "Civil War" trailer and the recent film release "Creed" tell a larger story that Joseph Illidge wants to explore.

The Mission - 11/23/2015

The Mission - 11/23/2015

Marvel's "Jessica Jones" series with Luke Cage inspires Joseph Illidge to explore the couple's interracial relationship on TV and in comic books.

The Mission - 11/16/2015

The Mission - 11/16/2015

Joseph Illidge examines Week Six of Marvel's All-New, All-Different relaunch and how the debut of two team books are indicators of Marvel's future.

The Mission - 11/9/2015

The Mission - 11/9/2015

Joseph Illidge explores the history of Latina Superheroes at Marvel, DC Comics and new publisher DMC Comics.

The Mission - 11/2/2015

The Mission - 11/2/2015

Joseph Illidge looks at Warner Bros. upcoming "Suicide Squad" film and thinks on the possible history and origin of Amanda Waller in America.

The Mission - 10/26/2015

The Mission - 10/26/2015

Joseph Illidge examines how new Captain America Sam Wilson fulfills the promise of diversity, and also reveals a certain kind of comic book fan.

The Mission - 10/19/2015

The Mission - 10/19/2015

Joseph Illidge examines how Marvel Comics' new "Power Man and Iron Fist" series reflects the past and will need extraordinary support in 2016.

The Mission - 10/5/2015

The Mission - 10/5/2015

Joseph Illidge looks at Valiant Entertainment as the next, best choice for a superhero publisher committed to diversity.

The Mission - 9/29/2015

The Mission - 9/29/2015

Joseph Illidge looks at a popular media company's failure to be inclusive regarding the growing presence of women in comics.

The Mission - 9/23/2015

The Mission - 9/23/2015

Joseph Illidge discusses Marvel's new "Black Panther" series written by Ta-Nehisi Coates and our next step as consumers.

The Mission - 9/21/2015

The Mission - 9/21/2015

Joseph Illidge examines how DC Comics has tackled violence in the Black community through the Batman and other heroes.

The Mission - 9/14/2015

The Mission - 9/14/2015

Joseph Illidge looks forward to the future of Marvel and DC, with his predictions of their next moves for diversity.

The Mission - 8/31/2015

The Mission - 8/31/2015

Joseph Illidge examines the Black male hero archetype through characters published by Image Comics, DC Comics and Marvel.

The Mission - 8/24/2015

The Mission - 8/24/2015

Joseph Illidge examines the growing category of Black girls as superheroes in American comic books, from the Big Two publishers and beyond.

The Mission - 8/17/2015

The Mission - 8/17/2015

Joseph Illidge comments on the state of the industry, and plans to investigate more comic book companies in addition to Marvel and DC Comics.

The Mission - 8/10/2015

The Mission - 8/10/2015

This week Joseph Illidge discusses boycotts and the failed responsibility of Marvel and DC Comics.

The Mission - 8/3/2015

The Mission - 8/3/2015

With "Shaft" getting a comedy reboot and Batgirl rumored for "Batman v Superman," Joseph Illidge examines film adaptations and critical fan response.

The Mission - 7/27/2015

The Mission - 7/27/2015

Joseph Illidge speaks to a number of creators and experts about their views of Marvel Comics' Hip-Hop Cover Variant event.

The Mission - 7/20/2015

The Mission - 7/20/2015

The new Marvel Studios film and Marvel Comics' announcement leads Joseph Illidge to examine the company's lack of cultural understanding.

The Mission - 7/13/2015

The Mission - 7/13/2015

With the Milestone/DC Comics relaunch and details revealed, Joseph Illidge looks at the history and new players of both companies.

The Mission - 7/6/2015

The Mission - 7/6/2015

Joseph Illidge compares the new titles announced by both Marvel Comics and Image Comics last week and finds a significant difference.

The Mission - 6/29/2015

The Mission - 6/29/2015

Last week's events in South Carolina made Joseph Illidge think about the newest crop of Black female heroes in comic books.

The Mission - 6/22/2015

The Mission - 6/22/2015

A Marvel "Daredevil" story and a conversation from Special Edition: NYC inform Joseph Illidge's thoughts on the communities of color in comics.

The Mission - 6/15/2015

The Mission - 6/15/2015

With a darker-skinned Helena Bertinelli starring in DC Comics' "Grayson," Joseph Illidge looks at the appeal and marketability of the character.

The Mission - 6/8/2015

The Mission - 6/8/2015

The release of DC Comics' "Midnighter" #1 has Joseph Illidge looking back on the relationships of gay comic book heroes.

The Mission - 6/1/2015

The Mission - 6/1/2015

Tilda Swinton's reported casting in Marvel's "Doctor Strange" allows Joseph Illidge to examine Hollywood casting practices.

The Mission - 5/18/2015

The Mission - 5/18/2015

Joseph Illidge examines the response to the first looks at "Supergirl" and "DC's Legends of Tomorrow," plus thoughts on online debate.

The Mission - 5/11/2015

The Mission - 5/11/2015

With the announcement of a second season for Marvel's "Agent Carter," Joseph Illidge discusses ways for the ABC series to increase its diversity.

The Mission - 5/4/2015

The Mission - 5/4/2015

Joseph Illidge finds the diversity shown in "Avengers: Age of Ultron" as an indicator of the struggles for diversity in comics.

The Mission - 4/27/2015

The Mission - 4/27/2015

Joseph Illidge talks with "Concrete Park" creators Tony Puryear & Erika Alexander about the new volume from Dark Horse and the series' future.

The Mission - 4/20/2015

The Mission - 4/20/2015

Joseph Illidge compares the problems with Warner Bros.' upcoming "Wonder Woman" film to Marvel's successful "Agent Carter" TV series.

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