Jessica Jones’ Terrifying Villain Has A Brood Of Evil Comic-Book Children

Millions of people are binging on Jessica Jones right now. They’re watching as a sadistic predator named Kilgrave makes the title character’s life a living hell. Kilgrave’s even worse in the comics, though: he’s a crappy absentee dad who passed his powers to a bunch of angry, neglected sons and daughters. »11/24/15 10:40am11/24/15 10:40am

Luke and Vader Face Off in Marvel’s Best Star Wars Comic So Far

Star Wars canon has changed, and some of that has happened in a new wave of Marvel Comics series. Months ago, we saw Luke Skywalker wield a lightsaber against his father way before their fateful meeting in The Empire Strikes Back. This week’s Star Wars comic has them dogfighting against each other and it’s damn great. »11/17/15 3:00pm11/17/15 3:00pm

The Only Reed Richards in the New Marvel Universe Is A Bad Guy

Reed Richards is one of the most important characters in Marvel’s history. He’s the father figure of the Fantastic Four, the first superhero series that began turning a then-unremarkable publisher into a cultural powerhouse. There used to be dozens of versions of Reed but now there’s only one. And he’s not here to… »10/30/15 7:00pm10/30/15 7:00pm

Why the Original Captain America Is Mad At the New Captain America

Steve Rogers used to be Captain America. Then a dramatic plot development made him old and he passed the mantle on to his best friend and superhero partner Sam Wilson. You’d think they’d still be cool after that. But, nowadays, the man who used to be known as The Falcon is on frosty terms with the original… »10/28/15 4:00pm10/28/15 4:00pm

The Marvel Comics Prequel to Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is Kinda Weird

The end of Star Wars: Episode VI made it seem like all that fighting between the Rebel Alliance and the Empire stopped once the credits rolled. Of course, wars don’t end quite like that. A Marvel Comics series that just ended this week features a few characters who will connect the old Star Wars movies to the upcoming… »10/22/15 3:35pm10/22/15 3:35pm

Futurenauts: Speculation on the Future of the Fantastic Four

There has been a metric ton of discussion and speculation on the future of Marvel’s first family. Ever since Bleeding Cool reported on rumors that Marvel’s publishing arm had been given an embargo on properties whose film rights are owned by 20th Century Fox (specifically the FF and the X-Men), every movement on the… »10/22/15 10:00am10/22/15 10:00am