Marvel Announce Savage Wolverine from Frank Cho

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Wolverine has become a little too civilised recently, perhaps, with the events of AvX painting him as a happy bystander while Cyclops and Captain America do all the real morally grey actions nowadays. Hoping to rectify that in January will be writer/artist Frank Cho, who’ll be relaunching the Wolverine solo title for Marvel Now as “Savage […]

The Consequences of AvX

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As a prelude to Kieron Gillen’s actual recounting of the consequences from Marvel’s Avengers Vs X-Men event, let’s take a quick look at some of the dangling stories/ideas/moments which may or may not be addressed in the near future. This was a big event by any stands, with five writers and three artists involved, as […]

Marvel Reveal Jonathan Hickman's Avengers Lineup

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By Steve Morris Via that very best of methods: the Dustin Weaver giganti-cover. The covers for issues 1-3 of Jonathan Hickman’s Avengers relaunch have been revealed by Marvel today, establishing that more X-Men have moved over to Cap’s Crew. While there are no surprises about which members of the Avengers movie cast made it into […]

Youth uses Wolverine claws to injure comrade

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Here’s a new one for the comics-related crime blotter: A Utah teen has been arrested and charged with aggravated assault after he used replica Wolverine claws to attack a friend.

No one knows why Kristofer Ryan Huff, 19, set into his 20-year-old roommate with the claws….and also a knife. Perhaps it had to do with the fact that the victim was dating Huff’s mother, who was also injured in the attack.

Wolverine II is filming, and Hugh Jackman is looking unkempt

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Some set pics of Hugh Jackman from WOLVERINE II, currently known as THE WOLVERINE, which is set in Japan. From these photos, we can assume that in the story, Jackman’s Wolverine character will have a period of extreme self doubt, which evolves into self neglect, from which he will be rescued by a period of intense study of Zen Buddhist philosophy and Japanese fighting techniques.

One Fan's Ecstasy: Fantastic Four Annual #33!

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As sometimes happens, I walk into a comics shop and discover something I didn’t know I needed! Here’s an example…

Wolverine Enjoys Spring Break with Latour and Rodriguez

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Jason Latour and Robbi Rodriguez put Wolverine in the corner

San Diego Teasers: Marvel Promise War

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In the run-up to San Diego 2012, Marvel have released two teasers for an upcoming story called ‘War’

EXCLUSIVE: A month of Previews: Wolverine #4

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Continuing our month of previews, here’s a peek at WOLVERINE #4, the continuation of the “Wolverine Goes to Hell” storyline by Jason Aaron and Renato Guedes. In this issue “Hellverine” tussles with Colossus and an even…lower authority. The issue goes on sale December 1.