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Disney deal casts Star Wars' future at Dark Horse Comics into doubt

CJ Wheeler News Oct 31, 2012

As Disney takes over the Star Wars galaxy, CJ wonders whether the comics will stay in capable hands...

Marvel NOW!: Major changes due from October

CJ Wheeler News Jul 3, 2012

Because you demanded it, maybe! CJ brings us the rather refreshing news that Marvel aren't rebooting...

Should Marvel reboot? Exploring continuity and redefining comics

CJ Wheeler Feature Jun 28, 2012

As talk of a Marvel reboot grows, CJ weighs up continuity and assesses whether it’s time to separate comics from graphic novels...

Gwen Stacy and The Amazing Spider-Man

Jennie Whitwood CJ Wheeler Feature Jun 25, 2012

Spider-Man's most tragic love interest returns in this summer's blockbuster from Sony and Marvel. Jennie and CJ ponder Gwen Stacy's influence on Spidey...

Free Judge Dredd mini comics from 2000AD

Dark Judges Dredd 2000AD Clickwheel mini comics
CJ Wheeler News May 3, 2012

They're back, and Rebellion is giving us a taste of what's to come. CJ cowers before the Dark Judges...

Boba Fett is dead - again

Boba Fett is Dead Dark Horse Star Wars Tom Taylor
CJ Wheeler News Apr 27, 2012

Wait a minute - isn't he already? CJ sends flowers on our behalf...

Explaining the Avengers ending with comics

Avengers Assemble ending Thanos Jim Starlin Infinity Gauntlet
CJ Wheeler News Apr 27, 2012

Some cinema-goers are leaving screenings complaining that Marvel didn't include their trademark ending teaser. CJ explains the confusion...

Marvel's The Avengers: Iron Man Mark VII review

Marvel's The Avengers Iron Man Mark VII app iOS Android App Store Google Play
CJ Wheeler Review Apr 25, 2012

It's all systems go for The Avengers. CJ investigates the digital front of Marvel's campaign to take over cinema...

Essential Avengers volume one review

Essential Avengers volume one review
CJ Wheeler Review Apr 25, 2012

The Avengers have assembled at last. CJ scopes out the early years of Earth's mightiest comic...

Duels of the Planeswalkers for iPad this summer

Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 iPad Magic The Gathering
CJ Wheeler News Apr 6, 2012

Hit Magic: The Gathering console game Duels of the Planeswalkers is going mobile. CJ does a backflip...

Marvel's The Avengers Prelude: Fury's Big Week review

Marvel's The Avengers Prelude: Fury's Big Week review
CJ Wheeler Review Mar 30, 2012

Almost there! CJ gets us up to speed on the official comic book that leads in to the Avengers' cinematic debut...

Avengers vs. X-Men: the battle begins

Avengers vs X-Men AvX #0 Marvel comics
CJ Wheeler News Mar 28, 2012

Lines are being drawn in comics as Marvel's crossover event for 2012 erupts. CJ sorts the heroes from the mutants...

Jean Giraud, Moebius: 1938-2012

Moebius Jean Giraud obituary remembered
CJ Wheeler News Mar 23, 2012

Pioneering French illustrator Jean Giraud died in early March. CJ looks back at his influential work...

The Hunger Games: Girl On Fire iOS review

Hunger Games Girl on Fire Katniss Everdeen
CJ Wheeler Review Mar 22, 2012

The Hunger Games arrives in cinemas but a free prequel game has already hit iPhone and iPad. CJ battles with Katniss...

Carol Danvers: Just another Captain Marvel?

Captain Marvel Carol Danvers Ms Marvel Wondercon July 2012
CJ Wheeler News Mar 22, 2012

Marvel have announced a new ongoing series granting Ms. Marvel the rank of Captain. CJ and Jennie wonder if this decision has the character at heart...

Angry Birds Space launches

Angry Birds Space 22 March Rovio iPad iPhone Android
CJ Wheeler News Mar 21, 2012

The Jack Nicholsons of the avian world blast off for outer space this week. CJ runs a full sensor sweep of the game's new features...

Creative differences affect New 52 line-ups

New 52 creative differences Amy Reeder Batwoman
CJ Wheeler News Mar 9, 2012

Roster changes for the New 52 as collaborations turn sour. CJ finds out more...

Drokk: Music Inspired by Mega City One review

Drokk Geoff Barrow Ben Salisbury
CJ Wheeler Review Mar 9, 2012

A 2000AD concept album you say? CJ pops it on the Lawmaster stereo...

Free Comic Book Day round-up

Free Comic Book Day 2012 image
CJ Wheeler News Mar 9, 2012

The first Saturday in May is when we get some complimentary comics. CJ flicks through what's on offer...

Eagle Awards 2012 final nominees revealed

Eagle Awards 2012 final nominations MCM
CJ Wheeler News Mar 6, 2012

Voting on the final nominations for 2012 Eagle Awards opened at the start of March. CJ discusses the best of international comics talent...