Tony Stark/Iron Man

Tony Stark/Iron Man

Who: Jessica Kirchner What: Tony Stark/Iron Man When: November 2014 Where: or Why: Jessica has not drawn for several years, but in the midst of an exciting life change rediscovered her artistic passion, “My inspiration was a b/w picture of Chris Evans as Cap. I looked at it and somehow remembered how to […]

Superior Iron Man #1 (Comic Files)

Superior Iron Man #1

Preamble Kevin Fiege got his No Prize for taking a second tier superhero in Iron Man and making him likable despite the fact he was a giant jerk with no box office appeal (okay an actor may have helped out with that challenge too). An entire movie universe has been built on this key decision. […]

Uncanny X-Men: Vs. S.H.I.E.L.D.

Uncanny X-Men: Vs. S.H.I.E.L.D.

Preamble Vs. S.H.I.E.L.D. you say, vs, S.H.I.E.L.D. you say! Why yes sign me up for Brian Michael Bendis’ Uncanny X-Men: Vs. S.H.I.E.L.D.!   Situation Report Cyclops has had enough! His outlaw team of X-Men keep getting attacked by sentinels, and believing S.H.I.E.L.D. is the source he goes straight to Maria Hill for answers. The confrontation […]

Loki: Agent of Asgard — Trust Me (Comic Files)

Loki: Agent of Asgard -- Trust Me

Preamble You know what villain Marvel Cinematic Universe fans love?  I will give you a hint or two.  He does not have a red face.  He is not on your computer screen.  He has a spear of destiny and almost handed our world over to an alien invasion.  Yes it is Loki.  And I am […]

Civil War and Marvel 75 Years: From Pulp to Pop — WTL7069


Podcast: Play in new window | Download No Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. this week! Instead, we got Marvel 75 Years: From Pop to Pulp, an hour long commercial documentary explaining the history of Marvel comics (and movies) and looking forward to the future of Marvel movies (and comics). NEWS * RDJ knows how to get people riled […]

Revolutionary War (Comic Files)

Revolutionary War

Preamble Growing up I became infatuated with British entertainment.  I blame primarily a love of James Bond movies, I wonder why I like S.H.I.E.L.D?  And there was a prominent long-running British sci-fi show I loved as a kid but whose name will not be spoken.  My love of British things was so impactful that my master’s degree focused […]

Avengers A.I.: 12,000 A.D. (Comic Files)

Avengers A.I.: 12,000 A.D.

Preamble Sam Humphries’ Avengers A.I. gave us a different kind of Avengers team, one lead by a human and composed of artificial intelligences.   Avengers A.I.: 12,000 A.D. brings this short lived title to an end.  But the creative crew is able to give the team one last run against their greatest artificial nemesis, which is […]