One of the most crucial but unsung figure in the creation of Marvel Comics, Flo Steinberg, has passed away. At a time when women in American comics were at best, limited, Steinberg’s role is extraordinary in that if she didn’t act as not just Stan Lee’s ”secretary” (she seems to have had more like an editorial role) but as the glue, and blood of those early Marvel years in the 1960’s. 161 more words
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Both Thor: Ragnarok trailers are fucking bananas. There’s no other way for me to describe them. Taika Waititi, the brilliant mind behind What We Do in the Shadows 118 more words
Comic-Con: On Jack Kirby's 100th Anniversary, Tributes To "The King Of Comics" From Stan Lee, Frank Miller, Kevin Feige, Geoff Johns & More
Without Jack Kirby there would be no Comic-Con. Period, full stop.
On the 100th anniversary of the birth of the man now known as the King of Comics, no tribute can really do justice to Kirby’s vast impact and importance. 1,386 more words
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As many of you will know, in the early hours of 7th July, we received the sad news that Joan Lee had passed away. 372 more words