Marvel Comics editor Tom Brevoort teased it last night, and now the Avengers Assemble panel at New York Comic Con has made it official: Matt Fraction and Salvador Larroca's "Invincible Iron Man" is officially going back to the original numbering of the classic "Iron Man" series with January 2011's "Invincible Iron Man" #500...
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The first Matt Fraction comic I ever read was "Casanova." Most people know Fraction best, of course, as the writer of books like "Uncanny X-Men," "Iron Man" and "Thor," but before his meteoric rise in the mainstream, there was this little indie comic he did at Image Comics with artists -- and twin brothers -- Gabriel Ba and Fabio Moon about a dimension-tripping superspy named Casanova Quinn, and it blew my mind so hard that I have never stopped picking up the pieces...
Tony Stark's been getting by with a little help from his friends of late, but with his mind returning, the inventor needs a fresh suit to help redefine himself on his own terms.
Designed by "Iron Man" and "Thor" film designer Ryan Meinerding and current "IIM" writer Matt Fraction, the suit sports Stark's essential elements beneath a slightly muted color scheme and new streamlined plating placement...
The end of the year is upon us, and as the old man that is 2009 hobbles towards the finish line, we're taking stock of the best comics to hit the shelves in the last 12 months. And by comics, we mean everything: superhero books, indies, manga, singles, graphic novels -- we love it all...
* Casanova refugees
^ The evil dead
£ Brazilian artists
§ Spanish artists
ß Spanish-speaking characters
^ ADVENTURE COMICS #5
I hope some of the people who bought last month's issue on the strength of the plastic trinket that came with it actually read it -- in #4, the Superboy-Prime story that concludes this issue grabbed the metafictional insanity from the final sequence of "Legion of Three Worlds" and ran with it about as far as it can go. The sharpest mo...
In which Matt Fraction and Salvador Larocca wrap up their excellent 12-part "World's Most Wanted" serial, and the price gets jacked up a dollar...
Originally launched as new series to coincide with the 2008 "Iron Man" flick, "Invincible Iron Man" has quickly turned into one of the greatest superhero comics on the shelves -- or the "Best New Series," according to the Eisner Awards...
# Prominent avian characters
¶ Mysterious red-headed women
≈ Not just robots: sexy robots
† Dogs with unusually advanced communication skills
% It's really nice to see the indie cartoonists who established their careers in past decades still at it
% GLAMOURPUSS #8
Probably the weirdest series currently running. For those of you...