Beauology 101: Crimes Of Fashion


Captain America. Timeless Togs.

Captain America. Timeless Togs.


We all know the classic superhero costumes. But how practical are they? Beau Smith channels Edna Mode and looks at some of the best – and worst – costumes.

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Fifth Degree: Marvel Previews #80


Avengers: Under Siege

by Josh Crawley

It’s that time of the month where I flip through Marvel Previews and tell you about some comics and graphic novels that look pretty swell.

Avengers: Under Siege Premiere hard cover Variant Edition
I’ve heard great things about this story but never had a good opportunity to read it; until now! (Not to be confused with the recent Siege event nor the Steven Seagal movie!)

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Too Much Cool Stuff – Not Enough $$$ – January ‘10


Girl Comics

by KC Carlson

There are a number of new Marvel projects this month falling under the banner of “Women of Marvel” – spotlighting not only Marvel’s fascinating female characters, but also the creators who wield the pencils and brushes and tap those keyboards. First up is Girl Comics, a three-issue anthology series featuring work by women only. (The book will probably be printed by men, though.) The first issue sports a great She-Hulk vs. Iron Man cover by the amazing Amanda Conner – and it’s not the battle you’d normally expect. I’m looking forward to seeing the work of Ann Nocenti, Devin Grayson, and Trina Robbins, all of whom haven’t done much superhero comic work of late, as well as current faves including Colleen Coover and Stephanie Buscema.

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