Content of the material
- 3. Jump on something newer instead of trying to gobble up all of comics history
- Western Game Devs Mocked After Criticizing Elden Ring As Poorly Designed
- Finally, Just Follow Your Passions
- Getting Into Marvel Comics
- My Event Timeline:
- Current Issues:
- 7. Consider what format you’d like to read in
- IN THIS ISSUE:
- Marvel Writer Jason Aaron Issues Apology, Donates Pay After Being Accused Of Racism Over New King Conan Character
3. Jump on something newer instead of trying to gobble up all of comics history
Western Game Devs Mocked After Criticizing Elden Ring As Poorly DesignedRyan Pearson
Video GamesA trio of individual Western video game developers have been met with widespread accusations of jealousy over their recent criticisms of Elden Ring’s …
Finally, Just Follow Your Passions
I present this guide, not as a definite roadmap, but as one of the many paths one can take in the hopes that I might help one of you find one of your own. There really is no wrong way to get into comics. As the old comic saying goes "every comic is somebody's first comic". Meaning that if the comic is well written, you can theoretically jump in anywhere. Comic books are a medium of passion, so find characters, writers, and/or artists that evoke that passion within you.
Getting Into Marvel Comics
Marvel was a bit of a challenge for me, largely because of how vast and deep the universe is and the focus on history and its impact on the involved characters. My strategy was to focus on large events that helped shape the universe as a whole first, then focus on individual characters or teams that I liked.
My Event Timeline:
- Civil War
- Secret Invasion
- Dark Reign/Siege
- Fear Itself
- Avengers Vs. X-Men
- Age of Ultron
- Original Sin
- Avengers & X-Men: Axis
- Time Runs Out
- Secret Wars
- How to Get into Marvel Comics: A Beginner's GuideThis is my full introduction and guide to Marvel before, and including, the Secret Wars event. It's a long wild ride, but if my journey into marvel has taught me anything: It's worth it!
- Preacher episode 1 is out!
- Outcast episode 1 is out!
- Honest Trailer for the 90’s X-Men Animated Series
- Wait… Cap said WHAT?
- X-Men: Apocalypse SPOILER-FREE REVIEW
7. Consider what format you’d like to read in
IN THIS ISSUE:
This issue is different than usual. Ted and I got a chance to discuss the current state of the comic book industry, what’s going on at IDW, how to get into comics for the first time, and what the future looks like. It’s a great insight into the industry that comic fans new and old can appreciate!
Marvel Writer Jason Aaron Issues Apology, Donates Pay After Being Accused Of Racism Over New King Conan CharacterSpencer Baculi
Comic BooksMarvel writer Jason Aaron has issued an apology after his new King Conan character series sparked widespread outrage and accusations of racism over wh…