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The Mission - 5/26/2016

The Mission - 5/26/2016

"DC Universe: Rebirth" sent shockwaves through the comic book landscape and Joseph Illidge discusses the book's ultimate statement.

The Mission - 5/16/2016

The Mission - 5/16/2016

Following the passing of Darwyn Cooke, Joseph Illidge looks at the creator's effect on DC Comics' Catwoman and his powerful aesthetic.

The Mission - 5/9/2016

The Mission - 5/9/2016

Within "Captain America: Civil War's" action and spectacle, Joseph finds a timely and dramatic moment for Iron Man with real world resonance.

The Mission - 4/28/2016

The Mission - 4/28/2016

Joseph Illidge looks at Marvel and DC Comics' July comic book releases and considers creators working outside the Big 2.

The Mission - 4/18/2016

The Mission - 4/18/2016

Joseph discusses his time working on Black Canary for DC Comics, and how the character's "Arrow" journey impacted him.

The Mission - 4/11/2016

The Mission - 4/11/2016

With the success of Marvel Comics' "Black Panther" #1, Joseph Illidge examines the contributions of a mostly-overlooked creator in the series.

The Mission - 4/4/2016

The Mission - 4/4/2016

Joseph Illidge looks at the DC Comics Rebirth announcements, and tries to identify when things changed for the publisher.

The Mission - 3/24/2016

The Mission - 3/24/2016

Following Marvel's announcement of the new "Blade" artist, Joseph Illidge examines the growing presence of female creators of color in comic books.

The Mission - 3/14/2016

The Mission - 3/14/2016

With anticipation building for Marvel's "Civil War," Joseph Illidge examines fan response to the trailer featuring Black Panther and Spider-Man.

The Mission - 2/15/2016

The Mission - 2/15/2016

With the box office success of "Deadpool," Joseph Illidge examines the possible future of the Marvel character's world.

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.

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