This week on War Rocket Ajax, we welcome Sean Howe to the show to talk about his amazing history of the people and the company behind some of our favorite characters, Marvel Comics: The Untold Story. It's a great book, and in our
Sixteen-year-old Bowe Cleveland was critically injured last week when a classmate opened fire at Taft Union High School in central California. Airlifted to a hospital in nearby Bakersfield, Cleveland was put in a medically induced coma following surgery to treat the injuries to his chest and abdomen, but has since been slowly awakened although he remains in critical condition. Known to his fe
Stan Lee, the co-creator of Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four, The Hulk, Thor, The X-Men, and nearly every Marvel character your friends who don't read comics are actually familiar with, is 90 years old today. Despite a recen
Video: Stan Lee reads "A Visit from St. Nicholas" like a true believer... in Santa.
Proposals: Eddie Zarick shows off his arc reactor proposal prop. How could any body turn down a ring stored i
Famously reclusive and unwilling to do interviews, Spider-Man co-creator Steve Ditko has nonetheless long shared his side of the story concerning the creation of Marvel's friendly-neighborhood wall-crawler in a series of essays appeared in small-press comics and zines. His latest, "The Silent Self-Deceivers," has just been released, asking what exactly Sta
We've previously seen the estate of Jack Kirby try to wrestle back ownership of the characters the King of Comics had created for Marvel, and now it's apparently time for the corporation bearing the name of Kirby's co-conspirator to try the same thing. Yes, Stan Lee M
The co-creator of Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Avengers and an enduringly popular figure throughout the comics readership and greater media landscape, writer Stan Lee confirmed over the weekend that he underwent surgery to implant a pacemaker, an electrical device used to to regulate the beating of the heart. While the procedure is traditionally only minimally invasive, Lee will turn 90-years-
Movies: James Gunn is officially directing Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy.
Creators: In a recent interview, Grant Morrison broke down why he doesn't want to do monthly superhero comics any longer.
Gaming: New screen shots from Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth show what the game will look like on Nintendo's Wii U console.