Alien masters return for their slaves in this Death Of The Inhumans exclusive

Donny Cates is on fire at Marvel right now. Whether he’s writing Doctor Strange, Thanos, or Venom, he arrives on every title with ambitious, confident storytelling, bringing out the best in whatever character he’s writing. Next week is a big one for Cates with two debuts: Cosmic Ghost Rider #1, continuing the story of…

Marvel Boy has a life-altering revelation in this Royals #8 exclusive

The Inhumans are currently a laughing stock after the Inhumans “IMAX movie event” totally bombed with critics and audiences, but the property is experiencing a major creative upswing in comics right now. Saladin Ahmed and Christian Ward’s Black Bolt is an introspective character study of the Inhuman king with stunning…

How did Marvel let Inhumans be released into IMAX theaters looking like this?

When it was first announced, the idea of filming the first two episodes of Marvel’s new ABC series Inhumans with IMAX cameras and releasing them together in theaters ahead of the network premiere seemed like a fun and clever way of helping the show stand out in an increasingly cluttered superhero marketplace.…

Earth’s mightiest studio can’t accept its own vulnerabilities

I can’t tell you anything about the premiere episode of Marvel’s Inhumans. The 40 minutes or so of the show that I and other members of the TV press have seen is a work in progress, with incomplete video and sound elements. It’d be a dereliction of our duties and responsibilities to render our opinions into reviews at…

ABC announces fall premiere dates for Inhumans, The Mayor, and The Good Doctor

This summer may seem like it’s dragging on because life in general is kind of rough these days, but ABC just got around to finalizing its fall schedule. That means we’ve got real confirmation about when we’ll get to see returning hits like Modern Family, The Goldbergs, and Black-ish, as well as newcomers like Freddie…

Black Bolt’s prison break escapes the conventions of superhero storytelling

Each week, Big Issues focuses on a newly released comic book of significance. This week, it’s Black Bolt #3. Written by Saladin Ahmed (Throne Of The Crescent Moon) with art by Christian Ward (ODY-C, The Ultimates), this issue’s creative experimentation intensifies and informs its prison-break story. (This review…

The first image of Marvel’s Inhumans TV show doesn’t inspire confidence

Now that production on ABC’s Inhumans—the latest series set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe—is underway, it was only a matter of time before we got a look at just how faithful it was going to be to the look of the characters from the comics. Of course, much like the shifting of the Inhuman home base from the moon to…

Serinda Swan joins the royal family of Marvel’s Inhumans series

Though they still haven’t found anyone to play the giant dog, the core cast of Marvel’s Inhumans TV series on ABC is coming together. Iwan Rheon from Game Of Thrones is playing the lovably evil Maximus, Hell On Wheels’ Anson Mount is playing the strong-but-silent Inhuman king Black Bolt, and now The Hollywood Reporter says

Hell On Wheels’ Anson Mount to play Black Bolt on Marvel’s Inhumans

According to Entertainment Weekly, Marvel has managed to find an actor willing to go completely silent for the role of Black Bolt on ABC’s Inhumans TV series. That actor is Hell On Wheels star Anson Mount, with Marvel Television’s Jeph Loeb saying that Mount “loves the challenge of playing a character who will only…

Marvel finds the perfect unhinged creep to play Maximus The Mad on Inhumans

As far as on-the-nose casting choices go, it doesn’t get more on-the-nose than this: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Game Of Thrones veteran Iwan Rheon has been hired to play Maximus The Mad on Marvel’s Inhumans TV show, meaning he’s going from one famously unhinged villain to another famously unhinged villain.…

Inhumans’ super-sized IMAX premiere will kick off an 8-episode season

IMAX screens are big, but they’re not quite “you can see it from the moon” big. So it’s unlikely the Inhumans will be able to watch their own series premiere, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The occasionally moon-dwelling beings are getting an ABC show rather than a feature film, and now, details of the unusual…