Monthly Marvel Preview: August 2020

Marvel continues to push the "Empyre" event along the rails, racing toward its conclusion at the beginning of September. In addition to the next two main chapters of the event, there are a total of three X-Men, two Avengers and two Captain America mini series books; two Lords of Empyre minis; and three tie-in books... Continue Reading →

Monthly Marvel Preview: July 2020

Comics and the Fantasy Comic League continue to return to life in the five-week month of July. Marvel increases their average weekly release from four books a week to nine in July on the back of the Empyre event.  Events: The Avengers and the Fantastic Four look to dominate the month thanks to Empyre. The... Continue Reading →

Monthly Marvel Preview: June 2020

The Fantasy Comic League division play returns with the slow return of comics. June sees the release of 21 comics from Marvel, which in the past, would have been a typical number of comics in one week for the publisher. The limited number of books offers a chance for Fantasy Comic League agents to draft... Continue Reading →

April 2020 Rough Draft (Q1, Final Month)

Advisory: Due to the uncertainty surrounding comic releases in the month of April, the preview estimate numbers are a bit more ambiguous. Solicitations for the month of April (except for April 1) can be found here.  Things of Note Potentially Good Sleeper Picks For: Hulkling, Okoye, Polaris Big Drops In Estimated Appearances: Doctor Strange (6... Continue Reading →

October Draft Rough Draft

GOD TIER The Thing x11 Spider-Man (PP) x10 Carnage x9 SUPERHERO TIER Captain America x6 Cloak x6 Dagger x6 Wolverine x5 Conan x5 Immortal Hulk x5 Invisible Woman x5 Spider-Man (MM) x5 Luke Cage x5 Jessica Jones x5 Iron Fist x5 HERO TIER Black Panther x4 Iron Man x4 Black Widow x4 Human Torch (JS)... Continue Reading →

Monthly Marvel Preview: September 2019

The immediate future of the Marvel Universe looks bleak, grim and downright savage! Several of Marvel's most ruthless characters receive the spotlight and band together in the month of September. Punisher, Venom, Wolverine and Conan are front and center for most of that action, including when the Savage Avengers finally form their team in their... Continue Reading →

Monthly Marvel Preview: August 2019

There will be blood, and lots of it based on the number of books spinning out of the Absolute Carnage event. Apart from the two main books from Donny Cates and Ryan Stegman's much-anticipated event, several 1990's based characters and teams make a return. Cleatus Cassidy and his Cult of Carnage murder their way through... Continue Reading →

Monthly Marvel Preview: July 2019

Thor and the rest of the Midgardian heroes have won the War of the Realms, and now the Marvel Universe deals with its fallout. In addition to War of the Realms Omega, the event's prologue issue, July kicks off a new ongoing series for Loki. Jane Foster may be without a hammer, but she's got... Continue Reading →

Monthly Marvel Preview: June 2019

After plotting behind the scenes, the Daughters of Liberty, including Invisible Woman, Misty Knight and Mockingbird, enact their plan to break Captain America out of prison. But they are not the only ladies looking to have a big month in June's Fantasy Comic League standings. Black Cat, Spider-Man's favorite feline foil, gets her first ever... Continue Reading →

Monthly Marvel Preview: May 2019

Things are heating up in the War of the Realms and the Avengers are ready to prove why they are Midgard's Mightiest Heroes. Led by Asgard's All-Mother, Earth's defenders split into a variety of groups to prevent Malekith's spread across the globe and the other realms. The Strikeforce tie-in comics highlight the separate teams taking the... Continue Reading →

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