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A Study in Scarlet

We talk a lot here about comics. We talk about the stories and the interior art chores and the characterization. We talk about “key” issues and first appearances. We talk “line-ups” and “team-ups.” But we all know what really gives us the biggest charge from comic collecting. What reaches into the depths of our brains […]

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Sam Wilson: Wielding the Shield

As soon as it was announced that the sequel to Marvel Studios’ Captain America: The First Avenger would be The Winter Soldier, following Ed Brubaker’s storyline that saw the resurrection of Bucky Barnes as a weapon against Steve Rogers, folks began wondering if Chris Evan’s time as Cap was limited. The rumors were bolstered by […]

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Assembling a Reading List

So let’s assume you’ve seen all the Marvel movies for the last few years, and are looking to do some AVENGERS reading before the film hits theatres on Friday. What do we recommend? Well, lucky for you, gentle reader, I just happen to have a list… AVENGERS MARVEL MASTERWORKS, VOLUME 1 by Stan Lee, Jack […]

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The Blastoff Art Gallery – Age of Ultron

With the beginning of a new month comes a new banner by our amazing Artist-in-Residence Elena Casagrande! This month, we join in the anticipation for the next AVENGERS film, with this beautiful look at the newest additions to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, in classic Marvel style!  

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Age of Ultron on the Horizon

Well, I figure we have to talk about it, right? The first trailer for AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON leaked out on to the Internet last week, with Marvel swiftly following suit and releasing an official, much prettier hi-def version a week earlier than they’d planned. I’m sure you’ve seen it by now, but just in […]

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Frozen in Ice

It’s one of the landmark Marvels of the Silver Age: AVENGERS #4, the return of Captain America! And you can own it! Click here for all the details!

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Welcoming the Future, Treasuring the Past.