THE MIGHTY CAPTAIN MARVEL #1, written by New York Times best-selling author, Margaret Stohl (Black Widow: Forever Red, Black Widow: Red Vengeance), accompanied with outstanding art by Ramon Rosanas (The Astonishing Ant-Man), garnered international buzz and attention upon the announcement this past year. Marvel continues the excitement surrounding Marvel’s celebrated high-flying former Air Force pilot turned Super Hero, Captain Marvel, through a brand new Marvel music spotlight video series accompanied with the track “Wild City” from The Pretty Reckless.
“Everyone wishes they had superpowers,” said lead singer of The Pretty Reckless, Taylor Momsen. “I always wanted to be Captain Marvel (Carol Danvers). I even tried to look like her when I was a kid. Unfortunately, I don’t have Kree genetics so, the best alternative to being the most powerful female superhero, was to be a rock star. Now that our song is being combined with Captain Marvel, I’m as close as I can be in the real world."
“Over the past couple of years, Captain Marvel has become the voice and champion for a whole new generation of Marvel fans,” said Director of Content Development, Sana Amanat. “Utilizing the power of Marvel’s Spotlight Music series, and headlined with The Pretty Reckless, we are so excited to introduce Carol Danvers to a brand new audience as the most powerful Marvel Super Hero of 2017 – the mighty Captain Marvel.”
Each month, a new "Captain Marvel: Alien Nation"video will be released with the latest issue of Marvel Comics’ THE MIGHTY CAPTAIN MARVEL. The "Captain Marvel: Alien Nation"videos will educatenew and old fans about Stohl’s THE MIGHTY CAPTAIN MARVEL series through commentary from Stohl, motion graphics, as well as an energetic score from some of the world's biggest female-led musical acts.
Narrated by writer, Margaret Stohl, with an energetic score from some of the world's biggest female-led musical acts, beginning with The Pretty Reckless, "Captain Marvel: Alien Nation" will introduce fans to the history of Carol Danvers and spotlight why she is the hero to watch moving forward.
As more comic shops and "news sites" report their Top 10's of 2016, we decided to share ours, too.Keep in mind that every comic book store is unique. What sells in a store in San Francisco or New York City, may not work in our rural midwestern city of Lima, Ohio.Our lists are based on [...]
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This December, everyone’s favorite space-faring rodent is getting GROUNDED! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your new look inside ROCKET RACCOON #1 – the new series from rising comic stars Matthew Rosenberg (Kingpin, Secret Warriors) and Jorge Coelho (The Haunted Mansion)! Rocket has found himself stuck in the very LAST place he wants to be – the [...]
For the first time in years, the Xavier Institute for Higher Learning throws open its doors once again in GENERATION X #1! Join writer Christina Strain (Runaways, Civil War II: Choosing Sides) and artist Amilcar Pinna (Astonishing X-Men, All-New Ultimates) as they join forces to bring fans the next generation of mutantkind – if the [...]
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This week sees the release of Invincible Iron Man #1. But Tony Stark won't be the one wearing the armor.Instead, Riri Williams, a 15 year old black female, is the hero of the series.Williams is the latest in a series of more diverse characters to populate the Marvel Universe. And many of them bear names [...]
'Tis the season for ghosts and goblins - Halloween!And while most people associate superheroes with comic books, there are plenty of horror comics to sink your teeth into this October or any time of year.Of course, horror is not new to the world of comic books. EC Comics published some of the most popular horror comics [...]
DC Comics announced today that they are joining forces with Boom Studios to bring a Justice League/Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers mini-series to fans in January.Written by the always awesome Tom Taylor (Injustice: Gods Among Us, All-New Wolverine) with art by Stephen Byrne (Green Arrow), this is a team up that no one saw coming, but [...]