SEPTEMBER 2010 SOLICITATIONS- Black Superhero edition

ASTONISHING X-MEN: XENOGENESIS #1 DIRECTOR’S CUT THE HEROIC AGE IS HERE! The superstar team of Warren Ellis and Kaare Andrews (SPIDER-MAN: REIGN) take X-Men into the Heroic Age! Something’s happening in the tiny East African city of Mbangwi. Something that requires immediate investigation. A newborn sprouts metal electrodes and explodes, taking out an entire hospital.…

Doomwar #4 Review

So far, Doctor Doom has won every round. With an army of indestructible shock troops, a horde of enhanced super-villains, and a new and terrifying level of personal power at his disposal, Doom is ready to crush the Fantastic Four, Storm and the Panthers for good. The only chance our heroes have to survive Doom’s…

Doomwar #3 Review

The Fantastic Four join in as the fires of DoomWar escalate into a fulll-blown inferno! Sometimes you can win every battle and still lose the war. That’s the hard truth facing the Black Panther and the X-Men as they reel from Doctor Doom’s most crippling blow yet. Doom now has everything he requires to become…

Doomwar #2 Review

Doctor Doom’s latest power play has the Marvel Universe up in arms. Wakanda has been conquered and Storm faces execution in the next 48 hours – unless the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, and the two Black Panthers can rally to the rescue! With Doom only minutes away from stealing enough Vibranium to help him conquer…

Doomwar #1 Review

Wakanda has been conquered, its Vibranium reserves plundered. Storm faces execution in the next 48 hours. And Dr. Doom stands triumphant. It will take the combined forces of the X-Men, the Fantastic Four and the two Black Panthers to stand against him. A war has begun that will pit the world’s most relentless super-villain against…

Mortal Kombat Kai (4)

Kai

  Created by: Ed Boon and John Tobias 1st appearance: Mortal Kombat 4, 1997 Species: Earthling Team Affiliations: Order of light Legal Status: Unknown Weight: 240 lb            Height: 5’11 Eyes: Brown                 Hair: Black Relatives: Unknown Skills and Abilities: World class martial artist in Moi Fah. Powers: Skilled martial artist,…

Black Panther #24 Review

Summary Stark comes to the Wakandan embassy to see T’challa he’s out so he speaks with storm. He leaves his men to watch over the place for any movement. Elsewhere Cap is defeated by BP and he takes him back to the resistance HQ where he meets and greets the rebels. Storm is tired of…

Black Panther #23 Review

Summary T’challa and Storm visit the grave of Black Goliath and speak with his family. All this is covered by the press. They fly back to Wakanda where Panthers advisers object to his interference with the happenings in America. Storm wants him to remain in Wakanda but he wants to do what he thinks is…

Black Panther #22 Review

Summary Panther and Storm meet with Captain to rally forces against the . He refuses though as he cant get involved in foreign politics. Panther and storm help some children while in to curry favor for their own cause the Us watches this and plan an interception when they land in . They arrive to…

Firestorm #3 Review

Summary Jason is in shock after vaporizing a heroin house and the people within and it even more frightened when he cant seem to separate from the man who tried to kill him. They spend the issue discussing his lack of  confidence and the reasons for this. In the end he embraces his new lease…

X-men #71 Review

Quote: “I ain’t the prof. An’ I ain’t you. So if you’re gonna ask me t’watch the store while you’re gone…..expect the rules T’change.” Synopsis: A couple hours or days after last issue (x-men #70) finds the beautiful Jean Grey levitating telekinetically while her husband takes a nap on a small bed (Where did the…

x-men #70 Review

Quote: “Don’t raise your voice t’me Mcoy! You’re the one shackin up with a glory hog who’d turn us all in for a Headline!” Synopsis: The scene opens where last issue left off, Iceman and his team minus Sabra are on their way back to the X-men’s home. Marrow and Cecelia continue their unique chemistry…

Vixen: Return of the Lion #1 Review

On a mission against the mega-mobsters of Intergang, the Justice League makes a stunning discovery revealing the truth behind the death of Vixen’s mother. Long ago, poachers were fingered in her murder, but stunning proof arrives exposing the identity of her real killer! And the man responsible is still alive, making a vicious play for…

Firestorm #2 Review

Summary Jason realizes he’s fused with one of the men from last issue. He tries to run from the fire only to realize after flying into earth’s atmosphere that he’s the one on fire. He tries out his powers takes a trip into his own mind and then separates into two people- himself and the…

Daughters of the Dragon #1 Review

Summary Misty knight is chasing the Rhino who’s supposed to be in court. Coleen uses her car to temporarily take him down and Misty does the rest. They have a brief skirmish with some cops before heading back to the office. Meanwhile in an apartment building some d-list super villains break into a safe and…

Firestorm #1 Review

Summary Jason Rusch has a swollen eye and has to go home without working at the restaurant he has a job. This proves to be a problem since his father has an amputated hand and injured back. He also plans to go to college and losing out on a pay check means he can’t pay…

New Avengers #13 Review

Summary Silver Samurai and the hand face off with the new avengers. Cap and Harada talk things out while one of Haradas saviors demands he take action. Cap does not want a fight especially after Harada reveals he was abducted and imprisoned wrongfully. Harada kills his “handlers” while Iron man dispatches the hand. Cage knocks…

New Avengers #12 Review

Summary Flashback to the courtyard meeting from last issue we get details on the proposed alliance between yashida/hydra/hand. Silver samurai is hesitant to accept however and then a ninja informs them of the intruder. In the present the new avengers face off with the hand ninja who have tracked Ronin back to stark industries Japanese…

New Avengers #11 Review

Summary The story begins in as a mysterious Black, green and yellow clad warrior makes short work of a bunch of Yakuza. After defeating them the figure demands an answer to his question. Flashback to a meeting between Dardevil and Captain where he again tries to get DD to join his team. Back in the…

Black Panther #20 Review

Summary TChalla spars with his sister Shuri but her anger leads to another defeat. Medusa contacts T’challa to meet Black Bolt on the moon to discuss their Illuminati meeting. Storm accompanies him without any guards much to the dismay of the elder council of Wakanda. On the moon they meet with the king and queen…

Black Panther #19 Review

Summary After 1 week of honeymooning on a secluded island given to them by Namor. The couple departs for Latveria. T’challa suspects a trap but in his arrogance he goes anyway to prove a point to doom. Once they arrive they are taken to his castle where verbal spats rub doom the wrong way. After…

Black Panther #18 Review

Summary On the eve of Civil war Storm and T’challa are wed in a beautiful ceremony. Watched by their families and the superhero community. Cap and Iron man depart before the ceremony for personal reasons.   Even the watcher shows up. Storm is presented to the panther god and he blesses their union. When the…

X-Treme X-men #39 Review

Featuring Storm as you’ve never seen her before in this special super-sized, weekly story arc! How will this warrior fare when she is forced to endure the brutal combat of the gladiator ring? Guest-starring Yukio and Callisto. Summary: Storm and Callisto fight together in various Arena matches, winning each bout, taking down numerous champions from…

X-Treme X-men #38 Review

Featuring Storm as you’ve never seen her before in this special super-sized, weekly story arc! How will this warrior fare when she is forced to endure the brutal combat of the gladiator ring? Guest-starring Yukio and Callisto. Summary A newly transformed Callisto arrives to challenge Storm for the championship of the Tokyo Arena. In a…

X-treme X-men #37 review

Summary: Storm stands as the new Champion of the Tokyo Arena. Enjoying her moment as Champion, she is not aware that this was all a trick by Koga to have her become Champion. Finally free of her confusion, she and Yukio escape to Yukio’s apartment. The ladies get rather cozy and discuss the state of…