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Comic Book Legends Revealed #529

Welcome to the five hundred and twenty-ninth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, did the screenplay for never-produced Superman V become Superman: The Earth Stealers? Did Kurt Busiek almost have a series at DC Comics that ended up being hurt by Busiek getting […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #528

Welcome to the five hundred and twenty-eighth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, did Marvel’s editor-in-chief retroactively keep Wolverine from being a killer? Did Marvel squelch plans for a trans superhero during the 1980s? And was Brian Michael Bendis really going to be […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #527

Welcome to the five hundred and twenty-seventh in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, was Jean Grey set to survive the Dark Phoenix Saga even after the original ending was scrapped? Was Quicksilver not originally meant to return to being a hero in the […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #526

Welcome to the five hundred and twenty-sixth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This is the tenth anniversary of my first Comic Book Legends Revealed! his week, did Marvel accidentally end a crossover the wrong way? See how Ms. Marvel was replaced by She-Hulk in […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #525

Welcome to the five hundred and twenty-fifth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, how did X-Men West give us New Mutants instead? Was Rhodey almost killed when his first tenure as Iron Man ended? Finally, what comic book character was missing from the […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #524

Welcome to the five hundred and twenty-fourth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, what comic book writer is responsible for Spider-Man having mechanical web shooters in the most recent Spider-Man films? Did Man of Steel #1 originally have a damaged space shuttle in […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #523

Welcome to the five hundred and twenty-third in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, did we almost already have a Marvel Universe version of Miles Morales? Did Captain America and Falcon end with a set-up for a Falcon series that never came to exist? […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #522

Welcome to the five hundred and twenty-second in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, why did Nightwing and Oracle get engaged? What was the strange reason behind the Flash being called Flush Man in Argentina? Finally, did classic cartoonist Winsor McCay help inspire the […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #521

Welcome to the five hundred and twenty-first in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, in honor of Avengers 2: Age of Ultron, this week is an all-Avengers edition of Comic Book Legends Revealed! Did Crisis on Infinite Earths spin out of the aborted JLA/Avengers […]

Comic Book Legends Revealed #520

Welcome to the five hundred and twentieth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. This week, what Silver Age Marvel hero did Stan Lee say he created as a gay character? How did Eddie Murphy indirectly lead to the creation of Harbinger? Which comic was the […]