In the late ’80s and early ’90s, it was mandatory at Marvel that any word that started with an “E” was to be replaced with an “X” in the title of a new story arc or new series.
Joe Kelly’s revamp of Deadpool, starting in his 1997 solo series, is the one that fans immediately recognize, although this wasn’t always the case.
The latest New Mutants Epic Collection captures the beginning of a new era for Marvel Comics, mutants, and artist’s rights and compensation.
Rob Liefeld, Chris Sims, and Chad Bowers 2017 original hardcover graphic novel, Deadpool: Bad Blood, returns to comic shops in traditional comic book form this April.
Benjamin Percy has made a name for himself in the world of comics as the writer of everyone’s favorite furry, easily-angered mutant with claws, so writing a novela about werewolves probably wasn’t much of a stretch.
Marvel is paying tribute to McFarlane’s run this September with a brand new Spider-Man by McFarlane Omnibus that collects all of his issues on the best selling title (#1-14, 16) and a two-part crossover with another one of his Image founders, Rob Liefeld (in X-Force #4).