Nova in Top 50 Marvel Characters list

Nova has ranked #27, tied with Namor, in Brian Cronin’s Top 100 Marvel & DC Characters survey over at CBR’s Comics Should Be Good blog.

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Grevioux teases New Warriors #5 has posted a 5-page preview of New Warriors v4 #5 with comments from writer Kevin Grevioux.

An excerpt:

Grevioux: “At this point, NOBODY knows who [Night Thrasher] is. Wondra THINKS she knows, but she doesn’t know for sure. As for the rest of the team, I don’t think they really care. They’ve been given a second chance to be heroic and that’s all that matters to them at this point.”

Read the full article here.

New Warriors-related comics for December

Marvel Comics has released solicitations for comics shipping in December ’07. New Warriors #7, with its moody cover featuring Night Thrasher, focuses on Sofia. Nova #9 continues the new story-arc of Nova heading deep into uncharted space. In Penance: Relentless #4, the former Speedball confronts Dr. Doom. Power Pack celebrates Christmases past in the Marvel Holiday Special 2007. Slapstick makes the cover of Avenger: Initiative #8 as graduation day looms. Meanwhile, Iron Man & Power Pack and Annihilation: Conquest continue with their second issues. Plus, What If? Civil War and more.

Click through for full cover images, solicit blurbs and release dates.

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New Additions: Initiative #5, New Warriors #4, Loners #5 and Nova #6

The following issues have been added to the Conundrum: Avengers: The Initiative #5, New Warriors volume 4 #4, Loners #5, and Nova volume 5 #6. Lots happened. Prepare for lots of SPOILERS. Click through for the details.

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Page-by-Page Review: New Warriors #4

Long-time New Warriors fan Jeremy “Penagain” Schwennen brings his popular page-by-page review format to the NWCC. He starts with this week’s new release, New Warriors #4. Needless to say, beware of SPOILERS. Add your own comments below!

New Warriors Volume 4, Issue 4
A Penagain Page-by-Page Review
(C)2007, Jeremiah Lee Schwennen

How it Works:
To appreciate this review, you’ll need to have the issue in question in front of you. I’ll be commenting on the ENTIRE issue, cover to cover, including ads. The commentary will range from witty to insightful, and from inane to annoying. All-in-all, it will take you less time to enjoy and/or loathe it than it took me to write it, so consider yourself lucky! This is our first page-by-page in our new and EXCLUSIVE home at the New Warriors Continuity Conundrum! Stop in and say something!

New Warriors Volume 4 Issue 4, Defiant (Part Four) was released September 6th, 2007. It was written by Kevin Grevioux, with art by Paco Medina, Juan Vlasco, and Marte Gracia.
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