It’s the hottest trend at Marvel right now, but does anyone care? For a lot of fans, that “.1″ is automatic strike against it, leaving us to wonder who, if anyone, still likes this initiative.
Category: Riddle Me This
There is no more vocal group of readers on the comics internet currently than women disenfranchised by their treatment as tastemakers. PoP!-Star Jason Knize has heard a lot from the female fanbase about what the problems are, but what are the books that are doing it right?
The sales race in comics is heating up. DC has lead with their relaunch, and Marvel seems to be struggling to counter. After leading the industry for so long, can Marvel adapt a new strategy in order to come back on top?
This week we look at the nearly decade-old (but increasingly popular) practice of offering up downloadable content. Read the article today, and then for just $3 apiece (or 50 PoP!points) you can gain access to the comments as the come in.
Which new series will be first up on the chopping block? Men of War? O.M.A.C.? Justice League? (Yeah, probably not that last one…)
As the first month of DC’s brave new world comes to a close, it’s time for readers both new and old to sound off on which books they want to keep reading and which ones weren’t to their liking.
Transformers was a great toyline and cartoon. The concept of transforming robots was very imaginative. Then they added the Gestalts, teams of these robots that combined into a larger whole. Which of the Gestalts was your favorite?
Most comic books will be cancelled. It’s a fact of life as a comic fan. With recent events, a lot more series have been cancelled in the past few months than usual. So…Riddle Me This, which one of those series are you going to miss the most?
They’re home to some of comics’ most iconic female characters and fan favorite female creative talent, and yet here we are in the midst of the latest controversy surrounding DC and women. Why?
There’s been a lot of stuff written about the DC launch coming in September. Some good and some bad. The real question is who is going to be the number 1 comics publisher next year.
After over a decade of box-office dominance, have superheroes become passe to the general moviegoing public? Read on and join the debate.
Wish you could be in two places at once? Have any serious regrets in your past? A healthy disregard for continuity will clear those problems right up! But… CAN disregarding continuity be a good thing? Or should some things be written in stone?
Comic companies take two approaches to handling tie-ins to their event series. Which one do you prefer?
Pour a forty out for our dearly departed friends of the small screen. but cancellation isn’t always the end these days. Thanks to a few high-profile returns in recent years, what other shows could rock a comeback?
The Right Hand of Doom vs. the Machete of Disembowelment. Just imagine these two titans squaring off against each other. Guaranteed to be a slobberknocker!
Movie prequels have been a hot trend in Hollywood, but few have been very well-received. Have screenwriters not yet perfected the art of the movie prequel, or are these types of movies flawed by nature? Discuss.
Imagine a world where General Hawk and Steve Rogers could stand side by side, where choosing to make Cobra Commander a snake man wouldn’t be the dumbest thing ever, where the Arashikage and the Hand could be rival clans: enter the world of a modern, Marvel owned GI Joe comic license.
It’s a bit of a Marvel vs. DC debate, but with a whole different spin than you’re used to.
As we close out 2010, it’s time to share what books made us thankful to be comics readers.
Make your voice heard and help craft a future 6-Pack now!
Everyone has something that they haven’t had the time and/or money to read yet. What are the glaring holes in your collection?
Admit it, you’ve all thought about this. Time to make your voices heard!
The comic book movie isn’t going away any time soon, but after a decade of dominance at the box office, has the heyday of the big-screen comic adaptation passed us by?
I’m expecting lots of Marvel vs. Jedi fan art here, people.