Heroes For Hire

12 Facts You May Not Know About Luke Cage, Hero for Hire
12 Facts You May Not Know About Luke Cage, Hero for Hire
Sweet Christmas! This week we're taking a look at Carl Lucas, aka Luke Cage, aka Power Man, aka Cage, aka the Hero for Hire, Marvel's first blaxploitation superhero. If you're stoked for his upcoming Netflix series but have no idea about his past in the mean streets of Marvel's New York, have no fear! This video covers Cage's history from his origin to his lasting friendship with Iron Fist to his relationship with Jessica Jones to his connection to Hollywood's finest actor, and even more.
The Question: Which Series Should Marvel Launch Next?
The Question: Which Series Should Marvel Launch Next?
For today’s question, we asked our writers; Which comics should Marvel Comics launch after Secret Wars? Marvel has been unveiling its new line-up over the past few days, with the full reveal coming on Wednesday 1 July, and what the publisher has announced thus far has shown plenty of promise, including a more diverse Avengers team and a new central role for Miles Morales in the Marvel Universe. But there's always room for more. More diversity, more originality, more weirdness.
‘White Luke Cage’ Casts A Clueless Fan As Power Man [Video]
‘White Luke Cage’ Casts A Clueless Fan As Power Man [Video]
If there's one character Marvel Comics has worked to push beyond his unfortunate blaxploitation origins in the '70s, it's former Power Man Luke Cage. Though his comics career began in relative earnest, creators typically depicted Cage talking his share of stereotypical jive and fighting minor villains, resulting in decades of climbing from D-lister to eventual A-lister under writers like Brian Mic
‘Heroes For Hire’ #1 Brings Marvel’s Street Heroes Out to Play [Exclusive Preview]
‘Heroes For Hire’ #1 Brings Marvel’s Street Heroes Out to Play [Exclusive Preview]
All right now, for all you boppers out there looking for fresh new comics to read, all you comics fans with an eye for the action, I've been asked to relay a preview from Marvel Comics. It's from Heroes for Hire #1, featuring that real live bunch from the 616, and I do mean Misty Knight, Sam Wilson, Natasha Romanov, and everyone's favorite purple-suited mercenary...
Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning to Write ‘Heroes for Hire’
Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning to Write ‘Heroes for Hire’
Marvel's go-to guys for all things cosmic are taking it to the streets in "Heroes for Hire," a new series launching in December. Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning will be writing the series, as confirmed in a new press release from Marvel that follows days of teaser images featuring the team's eclectic membership, which includes Iron Fist, Moon Knight, Ghost Rider, Elektra and the Punisher (