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Bruce Timm Leads A Worthy Anthology Celebrating Marvel’s 75th Anniversary [Review]

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You probably haven't heard since they haven't really been making a big deal of it, but this year marks the official 75th Anniversary of Marvel Comics. Sort of. It actually marks the 75th anniversary of the publication of Marvel Comics #1, which introduced the world to the Human Torch and paved the way for the company that would eventually become the modern Marvel Comics which really came about in 1961, but you know what? That's a good enough reason for a party.

To that end, this week saw the release of the Marvel 75th Anniversary Celebration, an anthology that caught my eye mostly because it features legendary and still hugely popular Batman: The Animated Series co-creator Bruce Timm adapting a Captain America story written by Stan Lee in 1941, and that is definitely something that I want to read. But with 55 pages in the anthology, there's a heck of a lot more in there besides, including the return of Alias by the original creative team of Bendis, Gaydos and Hollingsworth, and essays by comics journalists including our own Andrew Wheeler, making this one of those rare anthologies where it's all pretty good stuff.

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WTF?: ‘Superboy’ #19 Cover Hints At Superboy’s Parentage

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DC's WTF month continues apace with the newly revealed gatefold cover of Superboy #19 insinuating that the titular character could be the son of a surprising pairing, though his previous appearances seemed to indicate he was a clone similar to the pre-New 52 Superboy.

Also curious: Solicited writer Tom DeFalco's

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UPDATED: DC Shakeup: Gail Simone Off ‘Firestorm,’ Tom DeFalco on ‘Legion Lost’, Cornell Off ‘Stormwatch’

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DC Comics confirmed this week some personnel changes for two of its New 52 superhero titles. Specifically, Gail Simone will no longer be Ethan Van Sciver's co-writer of The Fury of Firestorm: The Nuclear Men following February's issue #6. She will be replaced on the title by Joe

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Mayday Parker Prepares For ‘Spider-Girl: The End!’ #1 [Exclusive Preview]

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As Tom DeFalco and Ron Frenz's Spider-Girl Mayday Parker prepares to take her final bow (for now) in August 25's "Spider-Girl: The End!" #1, Marvel Comics has provided ComicsAlliance with an exclusive first look at the conclusion of a storyline more than a decade in the making.

From her first appearance in the 1998 issue of "What If" #105, fan-demand saw M

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Thunderstrike to Strike Back with a New Miniseries

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Marvel Comics is yet to officially confirm the return of Thor's former human host and onetime solo hero Eric Masterson, but it looks like a new "Thunderstrike" miniseries is on the way.

As reported by iFanboy, enterprising member of the Spider-Girl message board, danman007, uncovered

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Tom DeFalco and Victor Gorelick Make a Spy out of Archie in ‘The Man From R.I.V.E.R.D.A.L.E.’

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What does Riverdale's purehearted Archie Andrews have in common with NBC's affable Chuck Bartowski? That's what writer Tom DeFalco and artist Fernando Ruiz intend to answer for fans on June 23 in "Archie" #610's "The Man From R

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