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Review: Marvel Zombies #1

The epic, line-wide event that is Marvel’s Secret Wars is coming with a whole lot of tie-ins that are being promoted in very unique ways, with this marketing technique leading to some equally good and equally bad outcomes for readers. On the bad side, very often the event the tie-in gets its name from doesn’t have anything much to do with the namesake event. On the other hand, however, the flexibility of these old stories from the dredges of Marvel’s history given new and creative spins from today’s stable of House of Ideas creators can result in something amazing. Although the 2005 Marvel Zombies event has its fair share of both fans and haters, the 2015 Secret Wars version of this well-known story displays each of good and bad natures of this event outlined above, but ignores the parts of the original Marvel Zombies story that left such a bad taste in the mouth of so may readers in lieu of completely changing the tale into more Sarah Connor than The Walking Dead. When it was all said and done, though, Marvel Zombies #1 was an entertaining and satisfying addition to Secret Wars.


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Shambling Hordes Unleashed on Battleworld – Your New Look at MARVEL ZOMBIES #1

This June, a lone soldier ventures deep into unknown territory on a mission of personal discovery – and blood soaked survival! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your first look at MARVEL ZOMBIES #1 – a brand-new Secret Wars series from writer Simon Spurrier (X-Force, X-Men: Legacy) and artist Kev Walker (New Avengers, Avengers Arena)! Continue reading Shambling Hordes Unleashed on Battleworld – Your New Look at MARVEL ZOMBIES #1

Geeks’ Picks for New Comics: April 29th, 2015

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Geeks’ Picks for New Comics: March 11th, 2015

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Marvel Adds ‘Marvel Zombies’ to Battleworld

MARVEL ZOMBIES #1 Shambles Across BATTLEWORLD This June!

This June, a lone soldier ventures deep into unknown territory on a mission of personal discovery – and of blood-soaked survival! Today, Marvel is pleased to announce MARVEL ZOMBIES #1 – a brand-new Secret Wars series from writer Simon Spurrier (X-Force, X-Men: Legacy) and artist Kev Walker (New Avengers, Avengers Arena)!

She is Elsa Bloodstone, one of the fiercest monster-hunters Battleworld has ever seen. Burdened with the task of keeping the zombie hordes to the south from rampaging through Battleworld, she patrols the borders from high atop the Shield. Day in and day out she fights and claws to keep the world safe, knowing that setting one foot into that hellish landscape means certain death. That is, until she spots a human girl among the corpses. Continue reading Marvel Adds ‘Marvel Zombies’ to Battleworld

‘New Avengers’ #31 Reveals The Great Destroyer

The Great Destroyer Revealed in NEW AVENGERS #31!
Hickman & Walker Bring You a Key Issue on the Road to SECRET WARS!

Who is Rabum Alal? He who set off a chain of events that has led to the systematic destruction of every single universe and the death of everything. But what is the identity of this mysterious destructor?  The question that has alluded all will finally be answered this March in the pages of NEW AVENGERS #31 – from blockbuster writer Jonathan Hickman and artist Kev Walker! Continue reading ‘New Avengers’ #31 Reveals The Great Destroyer

Geeks’ Picks for New Comics: January 28th, 2015

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Avengers & New Avengers to End in April

“This is The End! My only friend, The End!”

Marvel has sent word that the current volumes of Avengers and New Avengers, Jonathan Hickman’s epic run that culminates with Marvel’s Secret Wars event, will indeed be ending prior to the release of that event. While that’s all we know for sure right now, we do have the final covers of the books. Read on for more!

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Geeks’ Picks for New Comics: November 26th, 2014

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Geeks’ Picks for New Comics: November 19th, 2014

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