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Reading Room: Top 5 Reasons Why Walt Simonson’s “Thor” Rules All Midgard

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2011
One idea we had for Thor Week was a Reading Room blog entry documenting the top 5 Marvel Comics Thor stories worth checking out. The only problem is that I hit the original Stan & Jack comics (Jack’s sci-fi/fantasy Asgard is really something to behold), and then the Walt Simonson run on Thor…and that was […]

"Thor: Tales of Asgard": More Sound than Fury or Mightier Than Mjolnir?

by Ed Liuon May 17, 2011
Toonzone News and the Marvel Animation Age have teamed up to present two reviews on Thor: Tales of Asgard, the last direct-to-video animated movie from Marvel/Lionsgate: Christopher Glennon: I Was a Teenage Thunder God Thor is a hot property right now, and it’s about freakin’ time if you ask me. He’s been a Marvel Comics […]

"Thor: Tales of Asgard’: I Was a Teenage Thunder God

by Christopher Glennonon May 17, 2011
Thor is a hot property right now, and it’s about freakin’ time if you ask me. He’s been a Marvel Comics heavy-hitter since he was created (well, adapted, from Norse myth) by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby back in the 60s, but he hasn’t seen a whole lot of play outside comics until recently. But […]

Who Shall Wield The Hammer? Marvel’s Thor Versus the Thor of Myth

by on May 14, 2011
If you have any familiarity with Marvel comic books, Marvel movies, and Marvel cartoons, you’re probably familiar with Thor. You know the Mighty Thor; imposing, hammer swinging, beardless, blond-haired, talks with sort of a fake Shakespearean accent and says “I say thee nay!” a lot. Thor is … Wait a minute, Shakespeare? Beardless? Isn’t Thor […]

PR: Marvel Comics – Your First Look at Uncanny X-Force: Dark Angel Saga

by Grant Whiteon May 6, 2011
Your First Look at UNCANNY X-FORCE: DARK ANGEL SAGA Marvel is pleased to present your first look at chapter one of the Dark Angel Saga – beginning in this June’s Uncanny X-Force #11, from superstars Rick Remender, Mark Brooks and Dean White! Warren Worthington is no more… there is only Archangel! As their leader succumbs […]

PR: Marvel Comics – Your First Look at Fear Itself: The Deep #1

by Grant Whiteon May 6, 2011
Your First Look At FEAR ITSELF: THE DEEP #1! Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Fear Itself: The Deep #1 (of 4), as rising stars Cullen Bunn and Lee Garbett batter the fury of the Worthy against the shores of the Marvel Universe! It’s up to Namor, Dr. Strange, the Savage She-Hulk […]

PR: Marvel Comics – Your First Look at Fear Itself #3

by Grant Whiteon May 6, 2011
Your First Look At FEAR ITSELF #3 Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Fear Itself #3 (of 7), from comics superstars Matt Fraction and Stuart Immonen! As The Worthy’s campaign of mayhem burns worldwide, Sin comes closer than ever at completing the one task her father never could – the complete conquest […]

PR: Marvel Comics – Your First Look at Ghost Rider #0.1

by Grant Whiteon May 6, 2011
POINT ONE Races GHOST RIDER #0.1 New readers, hold on tight – a bold new beginning for Ghost Rider begins amidst the chaos of Fear Itself as Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Ghost Rider #0.1! From the newly exclusive creative team of writer Rob Williams and artist Matthew Clark, Johnny Blaze […]

PR: Marvel Comics – Fear Itself: Book 3 Teaser

by Grant Whiteon May 5, 2011
Coming In FEAR ITSELF Book Three: The Hammer That Fell On Yancy Street FEAR ITSELF #3 (of 7) (APR110534) FEAR ITSELF #3 (of 7) IMMONEN VARIANT (APR110535) FEAR ITSELF #3 (of 7) CAMUNCOLI VARIANT (APR110536) Written by MATT FRACTION Penciled by STUART IMMONEN Cover by STEVE McNIVEN Variant Cover by STUART IMMONEN Variant Cover by […]

PR: Marvel Comics – Your First Look at Fear Itself: Fearsome Four #1

by Grant Whiteon May 5, 2011
Your First Look At FEAR ITSELF: FEARSOME FOUR #1 Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Fear Itself: Fearsome Four #1 (of 4), from rising stars Brandon Montclare and Ryan Bodenheim with acclaimed artist Michael Kaluta! With the entire Marvel Universe enveloped in fear,Man-Thing has been driven insane on panic-wracked Manhattan! Will the […]