Markley’s Fevered Brain: The Swinging Seventies


Marvel Firsts: The 1970s Vol. 2

Marvel Firsts: The 1970s Vol. 2



Westfield’s Wayne Markley takes a look at Marvel Firsts: The 1970s Vol. 2 which includes the Black Panther, Howard the Duck, Deathlok, and more!

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For Your Consideration: Women of Marvel: Celebrating Seven Decades Omnibus


Women of Marvel Coipel Cover

by Robert Greenberger

Marvel Comics has spent much of this year focused on the female heroines of their ever-growing universe. First there was the slick magazine with articles and reprints from January, which I wrote for. Since then there have been the Girl Comics and Her-Oes miniseries and an honest-to-goodness good Black Widow ongoing series.

This summer, though, Marvel looks back one final time with Women of Marvel: Celebrating Seven Decades Omnibus. The mammoth 1160 page book will retail for $125 but you’re getting a real survey of how heroic women were portrayed through the years and it makes for an interesting look at Marvel in a new way.

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