Jane Foster Is Becoming an Asgardian Valkyrie in Her New Marvel Series

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During Jane Foster’s time as Thor, Asgardian goddess of thunder, she accomplished a number of things the Odinson never could and proved to the universe that her inherent heroism made her every bit as worthy as anyone who’d ever wielded Mjölnir before. In the time since Jane hung up her cape and helmet, she’s been…

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Zenzi unleashes her deadly power in this Black Panther #11 exclusive

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The current Black Panther title is a fascinating sci-fi remix of Wakandan concepts and characters, taking readers away from Earth as T’Challa finds himself in the middle of an intergalactic war with no memory of his past. He’s surrounded by new versions of significant figures from his past, and he’s getting closer to…

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The Gifted’s Been Canceled, Bringing the Age of Fox’s X-Men Closer to Its End

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As uneven as Fox’s X-Men movies have always been, with The Gifted, the studio seemingly found a way to tell a thoughtful story true to the X-Men’s origins as disenfranchised freedom fighters struggling to carve out a place for themselves in the world. After one excellent season, and a so-so followup that ended on a…

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TIE Fighter, and Star Wars’ Idea of the Good Imperial

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Today Marvel Comics launched TIE Fighter, a miniseries about an elite squadron of Imperial pilots who find treachery among their ranks. It ties into the upcoming novel Alphabet Squadron, starring an ex-TIE pilot who defects to the fledgling New Republic, but it got me thinking about another story of a TIE pilot, one…

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The 10 Best Things That Happened at Star Wars Celebration Chicago

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Star Wars Celebration 2019 is in the books and it marked probably the biggest, most action-packed Celebration yet. It was the first convention to reveal a title for a Star Wars saga movie, the first time anyone saw footage of a live-action Star Wars TV show, and oh so much more. Below, are our 10 favorite things that…

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American Gods Borrowed Some Magic From the Marvel Cinematic Universe This Week

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Picture it: A group of ancient gods walk into a bar to put on a variety show, and two of the deities—the oldest and the youngest—have a falling out of epic proportions. A question similar to “what were you the god of, again?” is posed in an alley, and all hell breaks loose. This sort of stuff happens on American Gods

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Kamala Khan suffers a devastating loss in this Magnificent Ms. Marvel #2 exclusive

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Given that she’s a teenager still living at home, Kamala Khan has had to deal with a lot of parental drama during her time as the superhero Ms. Marvel. A big part of that drama is her secret identity, and while she told her mother about her alter ego when they thought the world was ending, Kamala still hasn’t told her…

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Cloak & Dagger’s Second Season Is Off to a Blindingly Good Start

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Cloak & Dagger’s first season featured a grand, but predictable, comic book-y plot, but the real draw of the show was the thoughtful characterization that came from the time the series spent focusing on Tyrone and Tandy’s lives as “regular” young people. Despite their racial differences and disparate economic…

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DC Universe’s Comic Book Library Is Getting a Major Upgrade This Month

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The DC Universe subscription service offering access to archives of classic TV and movies, a selection of the company’s comics archives, and some pretty dang great new TV to boot made the lofty $75-a-year price tag worth swallowing. But now DC has made the whole thing even more tempting by making the comics aspect…

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