Top Selling Comics for August 2016

DC Comics beating Marvel Comics

DC Comics saw a slight uptick in comic sales way back when the New 52 initiative first started.  Those sales dipped after readers became increasingly frustrated with the unexplained timeline changes and the lack of consistency from one title to another.  DC planned to have 52 titles active at all …

Talk Nerdy to Me Spider-man Homecoming

Jack and Troy from ZiaComics.com geek out about the upcoming Spider-man Homecoming movie

After the hack of Sony Entertainment we found out they were working with Marvel Studios to produce a string of Spider-man films.  We have already seen Spider-man in Captain America: Civil War.  Spider-man was easily one of the favorite characters of that …

Talk Nerdy to Me Doctor Strange preview

Jack and Troy from ZiaComics.com discuss the upcoming Doctor Strange movie

A lot of popular comic book mystical characters run into difficulties on TV or the big screen.  You could argue it is due to poor casting choices or weak scripts (Keanu Reeves as Constantine comes to mind).  We tend to believe the popularity of …

Talk Nerdy to Me X-23 is the All-New Wolverine

Talk Nerdy to Me X-23 is the All-New Wolverine

Jack and Troy from ZiaComics.com geek out about the All-New Wolverine. It’s not Logan using that name in Marvel Comics any more. It’s Laura Kinney (X-23), a clone made from his damaged DNA.  X-23 took on the Wolverine mantle following the Secret Wars event. She has …