Author: Cat Meier

Monthly Marvel Muster: From Generations to Legacy

Welcome back to Monthly Marvel Muster, my roundup of everything I thought was interesting in Marvel Comics last month! September featured the last dying gasps of Secret Empire, the second round of Generations one-shots, and the much-hyped Marvel Legacy one-shot introducing Marvel’s latest line-wide rebranding. Marvel launched one new series in September, the so-far fantastic new Runaways ongoing by Rainbow Rowell and Kris Anka. In addition two new mini-series began: Venomverse, a weekly event series by Cullen Bunn and Iben Coello, and Journey To Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Captain Phasma by Kelly Thompson and Marco Checchetto, which...

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Monthly Marvel Muster: Endings and Beginnings

Welcome back to the August edition Monthly Marvel Muster! Where I discuss the goings-on of the Marvel comics universe. August saw the long-awaited end of Secret Empire, and the first of the Generations one-shots featuring time-tossed team-ups between characters who’ve used the same code names at different times. No new ongoing series launched in August, but three new miniseries started, all highlighting different corners of the Marvel universe: Inhumans: Once and Future Kings, Zombies Assemble 2 and Star Wars: Jedi of the Republic – Mace Windu. Inhumans: Once and Future Kings is a story about the brothers Black Bolt...

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Monthly Marvel Muster: Flux!

Welcome to Monthly Marvel Muster! It’s a new column where I’ll be taking a monthly look at some of what’s going on in the Marvel Comics universe – both the big events and the smaller stories – and highlighting some of my favourite series and creators. Let’s catch up. July was something of a transitionary month for Marvel. With the Secret Empire event heading towards it’s conclusion, the futures of a lot of characters are somewhat in flux. There was only one new ongoing – the highly-hyped Astonishing X-Men #1 and two cancellations – Occupy Avengers and Spider-Man 2099....

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