Marvel Legacy Sees the Return of “Power Pack” by Devin Grayson and Marika Cresta, Plus More!

Marvel Legacy Sees the Return of “Power Pack” by Devin Grayson and Marika Cresta, Plus More!

Back in April, at C2E2, Marvel announced the Marvel Legacy Initiative, which sought to bring the publisher’s focus back to its core classic characters. The previous big theme from Marvel, “Marvel NOW!”, focused on introducing readers to “new’ characters such as Ironheart,  Gwenpool, America Chavez and Moon Girl as well as younger and more diverse versions of Spider-Man, Ms. Marvel, the Hulk, etc. Marvel Legacy, however, seems to bringing back Marvel’s long-time icons to their…

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REVIEW: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – A Fun Mix-Tape that Covers Familiar Ground

REVIEW: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – A Fun Mix-Tape that Covers Familiar Ground

There’s a lot to love in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, particularly if you loved the franchise’s first instalment. That initial adventure of Marvel’s cosmic reprobates was among the best the studio has produced; a hilarious, irreverent space opera that initially looked risky and weird but wound up being a weird, thrilling and hilarious surprise with a ton of heart. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 hits all the same buttons as that first…

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FRIDAY FIRST LOOK: Marvel’s I Am Groot #1 – From Little Acorns…

FRIDAY FIRST LOOK: Marvel’s I Am Groot #1 – From Little Acorns…

Marvel Comics has just released preview pages for their new title I Am Groot, starring everyone’s favorite sentient tree with the big heart and limited vocabulary, Groot of the Guardians of the Galaxy! Christopher Hastings, best known from “The Unbelievable Gwenpool” takes on the writing chores, while “Power Man and Iron Fist” penciler Flaviano is on art duties. The series looks to be yet another attempt by Marvel Comics for some corporate synergy with Marvel…

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Guardians of the Galaxy 2 May Leave Georgia if “Religious Freedom” Bill Passes

Guardians of the Galaxy 2 May Leave Georgia if “Religious Freedom” Bill Passes

The highly-anticipated sequel to Marvel’s Guardians of The Galaxy began production in February, but might be able to get a change of scenery. The film is currently shooting in Atlanta, Georgia, a location also used for the production of Marvel’s Ant-Man and the upcoming Captain America: Civil War. Due to the recent introduction of a bill in the Georgia legislature called the “Preservation of Religious Freedom Act”, a bill aimed at allowing business owners to refuse…

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Kurt Russell joins GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2

Kurt Russell joins GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2

Ever since the release of Guardians of the Galaxy in 2014, fans have argued over which actor might appear as Peter Quill/Star-Lord’s father in the sequel. A common suggestion was Hollywood heavyweight Kurt Russell. It appears that fans’ prayers may have been answered as Russell has officially joined the cast for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, which started filming this week. As of yet, neither director James Gunn nor anyone else has confirmed what role Russell is set to play, however…

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No Thanos or Infinity Stones in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

No Thanos or Infinity Stones in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Next year we’ll be seeing the sequel to 2014’s surprise hit movie, Guardians of the Galaxy. With production now officially underway for the film, we’re starting to get some more information in regards to the cast and which characters and items will be returning for the sequel. From the sound of it, it looks like The Mad Titan Thanos and the Infinity Stones won’t be making a return in 2017’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. During…

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Cosmic Tales: An Interview with Dan Abnett

Cosmic Tales: An Interview with Dan Abnett

Dan Abnett is a New York Times best-selling author who’s worked in the comics industry for over 20 years. He has contributed to the legacies of some of the biggest characters in comics, and most notably rebooted Guardians of the Galaxy in 2008 alongside frequent collaborator Andy Lanning, a run that laid the groundwork for 2014’s blockbuster by the same name. He has written several novels for the Warhammer 40k universe, Tomb Raider, Doctor Who, as well…

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Kurt Russell Eyed to Play Star-Lord’s Father in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Kurt Russell Eyed to Play Star-Lord’s Father in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Some time ago, we heard that Matthew McConaughey was up for the role of Peter Quill’s father in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 before he turned it down. Now it seems that Marvel and director James Gunn may have found their next candidate, Kurt Russell from The Hateful Eight. A report from The Wrap suggests that Russell is who Marvel and Gunn want to star as the father of Chris Pratt’s character, Peter Quill aka Star-Lord. So far it seems that Russell…

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CAPE WATCH: Five Marvel Comics to Grab This Week! (Feb. 11)

CAPE WATCH: Five Marvel Comics to Grab This Week! (Feb. 11)

Marvel Comics has an action packed line-up for their new releases this week. SPIDER-VERSE is coming to it’s conclusion, we get ourselves another brand new Star Wars series and Hydra rears its ugly head again this week! So now let’s take a look at what Marvel has for us this week!   Darth Vader #1 One of the most popular villains in the world finally gets his own series. Following the January release of Marvel’s…

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Yondu Goes on a Whistling Tear in DISNEY INFINITY

Yondu Goes on a Whistling Tear in DISNEY INFINITY

Disney Infinity has been doing a lot lately to showcase members of the Marvel Universe. The latest addition is the cinematic version of Yondu from this summer’s hit film Guardians of the Galaxy. Once you see this video, you’ll be wanting to add Yondu to your toybox in a hurry.   Josh EpsteinJosh Epstein is the Publisher for the Capeless Crusader website. He’s a lifelong comic nerd, and “Superman” is the first word he ever…

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