Icon #2 Review

Summary We get a flashback as one of the mayor’s co-workers walks into her office and takes her hostage. Few hours later Icon and Rocket arrive to give the police their assistance things go wrong as Icon wants to comply with their request of being slapped in cuffs and hauled off while Rocket lashes out…

Blood Syndicate #1 Review

Summary Reporter Chaplick from the Chronicle Newspaper decides against her editors best wishes to go to Paris Island home of the Blood Syndicate for the exclusive story of a life time. After arriving they give her specific instructions to do as she’s told as she’s introduced to the whole team: Masquerade, Tech-9, Fade, Flashback, BrickHouse,…

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Garcian Smith

Created by: Capcom 1st appearance: Killer 7, July 2005 Species: Earthling Team Affiliations: None Legal Status: Unknown Weight: Unknown            Height: Unknown Eyes: Brown                 Hair: Black Relatives: Unknown Skills and Abilities: Skilled in armed combat. Powers: The primary personality of the “Killer 7″ group. He can resurrect the others…

Haile Selassie I

Haile Selassie I (“Power of the Trinity”) (23 July 1892 – 27 August 1975), born Tafari Makonnen,was Ethiopia’s regent from 1916 to 1930 and Emperor of Ethiopia from 1930 to 1974. The heir to a dynasty that traced its origins to the 13th century, and from there by tradition back to King Solomon and the…

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Taraji Henson

Taraji Penda Henson (born September 11, 1970) is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her roles as Yvette in Baby Boy (2001), Shug in Hustle and Flow (2005) and Queenie in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

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DMZ (Character)

Publisher: Milestone Media, INC. First Appearance: Blood Syndicate #1, April 1993 Created by: Dwayne McDuffie, Ivan Velez Jr. and Denys Cowan Nationality: American Weight: 176 lbs    Height: 5’9 Eyes: unknown              Hair: unknown Relatives: unknown Notes: Whether or not he can talk has been debated among fans especially since he…

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Tech-9 (Character)

Real Name: Rolando Texador Publisher: Milestone Comics First Appearance: Blood Syndicate #1, April 1993 Created by: Dwayne McDuffie, Ivan Velez Jr. and Denys Cowan Nationality: Puerto Rican Weight: 195 lbs    Height: 5’11 Eyes: Black              Hair: Black Relatives: unknown Skills and Abilities: Natural born leader and strategist. Powers: Due to…

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Fade (Character)

Publisher: Milestone Comics First Appearance: Blood Syndicate #1, April 1993 Created by: Dwayne McDuffie and Denys Cowan Real Name: Carlos Quinones Nationality: Dominican Weight: unknown    Height: 5’11 Eyes: brown           Hair: brown Known Relatives: Mother (fate revealed), Mr. Quinones (Father),  Sara Quinones/Flashback (Sister) Notes: Fade is also one of only a  handful of…

Angel: After the Fall #1 Review

Summary Los Angeles has been converted to hell by the senior partners of Wolfram and Hart as a result of Angel killing all the members of the circle of the black thorn which were their representatives on the earthly plane. Angel continues to fight for the oppressed in this new Hell along with a dragon…

Thunderbolts #154 Preview

Before he was pressed into service for the Thunderbolts, the mysterious swamp monster of the team knew another life: as guardian for a force of nature called The Nexus of Realities. An old friend of the creature does remember this–and breaks the silent one out of The Raft to return to duty at the borders…

Ultimate Avengers #1 Review

Summary Hawkeye meets with now demoted Nick Fury about joining his team since Captain America has gone awol. A few days ago Hawkeye and Cap are on a mission to grab two AIM helicopters. They manage to grab one but when cap goes for the second he comes face to face with the red skull…

Captain America and Falcon #1 Preview

AVENGER. ACTIVIST. HERO. The Falcon has always bridged two worlds that need to be saved. When an old friend’s son falls in with gang violence, Sam Wilson must confront his past to save a boy’s future — but even a superhero can’t save everyone. Rob Williams (GHOST RIDER) and Rebekah Isaacs (DV8, MS. MARVEL) bring…

Heroes for Hire #4 Preview

Featuring Falcon, Paladin, Misty Knight and Iron Fist! Who is really pulling the strings at Heroes For Hire? Misty thinks she knows, but does even the bionic detective realize how much trouble she’s in? It’s more awesome street-level action and intrigue featuring some of Marvel’s coolest heroes in the most unconventional team book ever!  

Reggie’s World Launch party!

In case you missed it…as I’m sure most of you did :P Reginald Hudlin writer of Spider-man and Black Panther opened his Reggie’s world store with a bang on Wednesday February 23rd at Golden Apple In California. Celebs were out and about as those in attendance rubbed shoulders with not just Reggie Hudlin himself but…

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (born 18 July 1918) served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, and was the first South African president to be elected in a fully representative democratic election. Before his presidency, Mandela was an anti-apartheid activist, and the leader of Umkhonto we Sizwe, the armed wing of the African National…

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Flashback (Character)

Publisher: Milestone Comics First Appearance: Blood Syndicate #1, April 1993 Created by: Dwayne McDuffie, Ivan Velez Jr. and Denys Cowan Real Name: Sara Quinones Nationality: Dominican Weight: 120 lbs    Height: 5’6 Eyes: brown           Hair: brown Known Relatives: mother (Status Unknown), Mr. Quinones (Father), Tio (uncle), Carlos Quinones/Fade (Brother) Notes: Flashback is a…

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Kingpin (Character)

Created by: Mark Millar and Steve McNiven 1st appearance: Wolverine #68, 2008 Citizenship: Uknown Legal Status: No criminal record Weight: 210 lbs    Height: 6’1 Eyes: Black             Hair: Bald Skills and Abilities:  Great leadership skills Powers: Unknown Biography Nothing is known of his past except he emulated the more flashy aspects…

Dwayne McDuffie? DEAD!?

This is the most shocking thing to happen in a long time :(  News across the internet says Dwayne Mcduffie, creator of the Milestone line of comics which included characters such as Static, Hardware and Icon past away on Monday due to complications one day after he turned 49. DC Comics Co-Publisher Dan DiDio has…

Misty Knight vs Lady Bullseye

Misty Knight- Expert martial artist with additional training by Coleen Wing (modern day Samurai) and Iron Fist (one of the greatest martial artist on earth). Excellent street fighting skills and proficient in the use of conventional firearms. Bionic arm is made from Vibranium and diamond able to fire lasers, liquefy metal on contact even adamantium,…

Black Panther Episode #1 Review

Summary The show starts with a flashback to the 5th century as an African tribe attempts to invade wakanda. They promptly get slaughtered all except for one lone warrior who the Black Panther beckons to tell everyone what had occurred. Cut to the Introduction screens. In the present Dondi Reese holds a meeting in the…

Rosa Parks

Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005) was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress called “the first lady of civil rights”, and “the mother of the freedom movement”. On December 1, 1955 in Montgomery, Alabama, Parks, age 42, refused to obey bus driver James Blake’s order that she…