Archive for Dark Reign

Preview: Amazing Spider-Man #599

Posted in Comics with tags , , , on July 10, 2009 by thegeekcorps

AMERICAN SON CONCLUDES! It’s the ultimate battle between friend and family as Spidey’s battle against the Iron Patriot and his Dark Avengers leaves one man with a choice too painful to contemplate. Plus, with wedding plans at high-fervor, Pete’s identity stands revealed to the person who stands to be most changed by the information.

Preview for Dark Reign: Young Avengers #2

Posted in Comics with tags , , on June 16, 2009 by thegeekcorps

The Young Avengers vs. The Young Avengers. Guilt and horror and sexual yearning. Race hatred and the super hero as serial killer. Anything is permitted. And Coat of Arms shows Norman Osborn some of her art and says “You were the Green Goblin, right? Right? Right? Right?” just to see what happens. Rated T …$3.99

Preview of Dark Young Avengers

Posted in Comics with tags , , , on May 8, 2009 by thegeekcorps

The Melter; The Executioner; The Enchantress; Egghead; Big Zero and Coat of Arms: they call themselves the Young Avengers, teenage rebels, on the run from the authorities, hated and feared by a world they’ve sworn to protect. Their interests include interspecies romance, modern art and bloody murder. Everything is permitted, and so are they. Until they meet the original Young Avengers. And then their grey areas will come home to roost.

Preview Art for Sinister Spider-Man #1

Posted in Comics with tags , , , , , , on April 24, 2009 by thegeekcorps

Comic Book Resourceshas provided a first glimpse at the upcoming Sinister Spider-Man comic. With Osborn in the leadership position he has started up his own bad of “heroes”. With Mac Gargan (aka the former Scorpion, aka Venom), as the all-new Spidey I think it’s safe to say that this ain’t your daddy’s friendly neighborhood hero and power and responsibility may be a thing of the past.

Out of all the hosts that have bonded with the Venom symbiote, Gargan has been the one that’s most susceptible to its monstrous influence. Brian Reed says it’s because Gargan is essentially a very weak willed person. “That goes back to when we first saw him show up way back in ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ #19, with Jonah Jameson hiring him to find Spider-Man,” he said. “Then he was just a detective doing a job, but his reaction to the fact that he couldn’t find Spider-Man was, ‘Yeah sure I’ll put on a suit and kill him.’ Mac wasn’t real right in the head to begin with.”

Check out the art by Chris Bachalo below and click the Link above for more info.

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Preview of Dark Reign: The Cabal #1

Posted in Comics with tags , , , , , , , , on April 24, 2009 by thegeekcorps

Doctor Doom! Emma Frost! The Hood! Namor the Sub-Mariner! Loki! They’re the members of Norman Osborn’s secret Cabal of villainy, united in common cause as they move to change the very landscape of the Marvel Universe! Now, in five all-new stories, learn how each member of this sinister syndicate intends to capitalize on the situation—and perhaps how they intend to deal with each other should it prove necessary!

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Preview of Mighty Avengers #24

Posted in Comics with tags , , , , on April 22, 2009 by thegeekcorps

CHASING GHOSTS” The SCARLET WITCH is back and her brother wants answers! Join QUICKSILVER as he races around the globe, hunting down the MIGHTY AVENGERS! Plus, what’s HANK PYM’S problem with MR. FANTASTIC? And what does NORMAN OSBORN have in store for Earth’s Mightiest Heroes? Guest starring QUICKSILVER, and featuring appearances by the YOUNG AVENGERS and the FANTASTIC FOUR. 

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Preview of New Avengers #52

Posted in Comics with tags , , , , on April 20, 2009 by thegeekcorps

With Dr.Strange no longer the Sorcerer Supreme the honor is up for grabs. Who will step up to the plate in his stead and will they be worthy enough of the title. Could it be? Young Billy (Wiccan from the Young Avengers? The Hood? Dr. Doom?!?!? 

Who is the new Sorcerer Supreme? The entire Marvel Universe hangs in the balance as the Avengers race to help the fallen Doctor Strange battle the forces of the Dark Dimension as they make their earthly power play.

Rated A …$3.99

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