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Comic Book Legends Revealed #561

Welcome to the five hundred and sixty-first in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, was Luke Cage as the last man on Earth originally going to be the star of Marvel Zombies? Who was “Barry Allen” going to be revealed as during the original […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #560

Welcome to the five hundred and sixtieth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, did Wolverine originally defeat Spider-Man in the Spider-Man vs. Wolverine series, before the story was edited by Marvel’s higher-ups? Did some of Joe Madureira’s last issue of Uncanny X-Men have […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #559

Welcome to the five hundred and fifty-ninth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, who was the mysterious X-Man known as Joseph supposed to be originally – Magneto, a clone of Magneto, Proteus or something else entirely? How did The Walking Dead start with […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #558

Welcome to the five hundred and fifty-eighth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, was Marvel’s classic 1980s Squadron Supreme series a mini-series because DC threatened to sue if it became an ongoing? Did Stan Lee really have Dan Adkins swipe Steve Ditko panels […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #557

Welcome to the five hundred and fifty-seventh in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, learn why an episode of Spider-Man and his Amazing Friends only aired once! Did Jim Starlin nearly kill off Shang-Chi? And finally, did Mark Waid originally intend to use Impulse […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #556

Welcome to the five hundred and fifty-sixth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, was Marvel not allowed to refer to Red Skull as a Nazi in the early 1990s? Was Grant Morrison forced to change the ending of Final Crisis to give it […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #555

Welcome to the five hundred and fifty-fifth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, was Cable originally intended to be a member of Alpha Flight? Did DC Comics sue a newspaper named the Daily Planet? Did Marvel create an issue of Star Wars out […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #554

Welcome to the five hundred and fifty-fourth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, in honor of The Force Awakens, it is an all-Star Wars edition! Did a Marvel Comics letterer design the famous Star Wars logo for twenty-five bucks? Did the New Universe […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #553

Welcome to the five hundred and fifty-third in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, has Marvel banned the controversial “Ms. Marvel gives birth to her own rapist” Avengers #200 from ever being reprinted? Did Andy Warhol seriously direct a Batman movie? And what is […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #552

Welcome to the five hundred and fifty-second in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, did Marvel and DC almost make a trade of Storm for Wonder Woman? Why did DC not want people to learn the “Secret Origin” of the Legion of Superheroes’ Clubhouse? […]