Celebrated comic vet Carlos Pacheco passes away

It's been a rough week for superhero fandom, with both veteran artist Carlos Pacheco and voice actor Kevin Conroy passing away in the same week. Both men lost their respective battles with disease, Pacheco of ALS at the age of 60, and Conroy of cancer at 66. While many celebrities have come forward on social … Continue reading Celebrated comic vet Carlos Pacheco passes away

Dazzler steps into the spotlight in new X-Men YA novel

Alison Blaire, aka Dazzler, was always the type of secondary member of the X-Men that got pushed aside, or not utilized to her full potential (even though having the ability to convert sound into various forms of light is pretty cool). Most fans are familiar with the character, thanks to her appearance in the popular … Continue reading Dazzler steps into the spotlight in new X-Men YA novel

Gail Simone to pen new Jessica Jones multiverse miniseries at Marvel

One of the most prolific female comic book writers is sending one of Marvel's most underrated heroines on one trippy adventure. Gail Simone has signed on as the writer of The Variants, a new five-part multiverse miniseries that centers around former superhero turned private eye Jessica Jones. After taking what appears to be a routine … Continue reading Gail Simone to pen new Jessica Jones multiverse miniseries at Marvel

Marvel to release collector’s book of Jim Lee’s iconic X-Men trading cards

If you were a comic book fan in the early '90s, chances are you owned a lot of trading cards. However, the one set that became an instant classic and is still treasured decades later, is the inaugural X-Men set created by legendary artist Jim Lee. Released in 1992, the deck included 105 cards, all … Continue reading Marvel to release collector’s book of Jim Lee’s iconic X-Men trading cards

Negative Space Comics launches women’s writing competition

The comic book industry can absolutely be a difficult one to break into, but at least one company is trying to make it a lot easier for aspiring professionals. Negative Space Comics was created by writer and photographer Nahuel Fanjul-Arguijo and his partner Alex Dvorak during last year's pandemic shutdown in an effort to support … Continue reading Negative Space Comics launches women’s writing competition