Waiting So Long
It's finally here!
SPOT JUN04 1647 ESSENTIAL IRON FIST VOL 1 TP $16.99
Damn right it's a spotlight item!
I'm also looking forward to the third and final New X-Men
hardcover. I've actually managed to avoid spoilers for most of
the issues contained in this collection, so I'm looking forward to
reading it. (If there were an X-Statix
, I'd probably be feeling enough love towards Marvel to
qualify temporarily as a genuine Marvel fanboy.) (Thanks to Marc-Oliver
for the link.)
Meanwhile, nothing much excites me from DC's
. The superhero titles look especially
grim, what with the 25-part
Suddenly DC seems more Marvel than Marvel itself.
I take it back. No one can out-Marvel
Marvel. They've seen DC's bid and upped
considerably with a "special foil-enhanced cover"; a
"re-scripted" version of Ultimate Spider-Man
(am I the
only one who thought of What's
Up, Tiger Lily?
); and Rob Liefeld on interior art for a
brand-new X-FORCE #1. (Link via Graeme
Finally, I am still planning on writing more about reviewing
I just want to make sure my thoughts are a little less scattered
first. (And if I never do deliver as promised, I'm going to claim
it was all just a brilliant homage to Mother, Come Home