• Blog Stats

    • 1,001,343 Sessions
  • Archives

Marvel Comics – The Heroic Age Preview

Marvel Comics – The Heroic Age

The Heroic Age: Marvel Comics

The Heroic Age: Marvel Comics

The “Branding New Day” of the Marvel Comics had finally arrived with the dawn of The Heroic Age. Marvel Comics Editor-in-Chief Joe Quesada said:
“heroes will be heroes again” featuring “a throwback to the early days of the Marvel Universe, with more of a swashbuckling feel.”
AfghanAnt’s Thoughts:
I’m excited but worried. Marvel has always been the universe were realistic stories and movtives were written. So knowing this this return to status quo is sort of bothersome.
The one thing I am enjoying is Clint Barton as Hawkeye (what is Kate Bishop going to call herself now?) and Bucky still as Captain America. I never liked Captain America as a concept until Buckey. He brought something fresh and new to the table that Steve in all his WWII awesomeness lacked. I’m also excited about the new Avengers line-up. I know that Captain America, Thor and Iron-Man will be on the team but who else? Ms Marvel? Beast? Black Widow?
On a graphical note, how tacky does that “Heroic Age” banner look. This whole image looked rushed with the exception of Jim Cheung’s pencils.

2 Responses

  1. I find even Cheung’s pencils look a little rushed. The characters look a little squashed and the composition is a bit off. But Cheung is awesome.

    I’m hoping Children’s Crusade will launch with the Heroic Age.

  2. すっごいよ!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: