MMA Weekly Web-Up, 01-25-15

Marvel took to Midtown Comics in New York City to herald the end of the Marvel Universe as fans know it and announced a series of comics tying into their upcoming Secret Wars event. Fans of Game of Thrones should brace themselves; winter is coming to the X-Men franchise.

Cyclops and the rest of the Marvel Heroes

Cyclops stood rigidly; staring down an army of A.I.M. soldiers through the red haze in which he saw all things. The A.I.M. beam gunners and lumbering crushbots advanced slowly on the mutant leader. A group of students cowered behind Scott Summers, headmaster of Xavier’s School for Gifted Youngsters, as he alone faced down the intruders.…

(Rumor) Why A (not the) New Avengers Team is Good

So, even though we’re waiting to hear news on what exactly will compromise Marvel’s Phase 3 for their cinematic universe (so far we know of Edgar Wright’s Ant-Man but Thor/Cap/Avengers 3 are strong bets), a rumor running around the internet is that Phase 4 (which would kick off around 2018) will launch with a “New”…

Episode 25 – Thor: Family Game Night

The mighty Mixed Marvel Arts podcast returns in the new year with their coverage of the mighty Thor (and of course his brother Loki)’s latest box office heroics. Nate makes a triumphant return to discuss the cosmic side of the Asgardians’ adventures; he also teams up with Shaun to ruin Brian’s innocent recollection of a…