John Carter Just The First Of A Martian Invasion

Disney made two announcements about the upcoming John Carter of Mars movie at D23 yesterday: Not only will we see it in Summer 2012, but it's just the first movie in a planned franchise. Edgar Rice Burroughs would be proud. » 9/12/09 9:00am 9/12/09 9:00am

Will The Courts Stop Disney/Marvel?

The sale of the century is already under threat from lawsuits, as two separate legal actions are announced that see Marvel shareholders calling foul about the Disney buyout. » 9/08/09 1:01pm 9/08/09 1:01pm

Disney/Marvel: Who's Next?

If Disney's purchase of Marvel earlier this week highlights the company's desire to expand through buyouts instead of new ideas, should we be wondering who could be next on their shopping list? » 9/05/09 12:00pm 9/05/09 12:00pm

Disney/Marvel: What Does Disney Actually Get?

So, Disney has bought Marvel, but - with both companies claiming that current licensing deals will stay in place - what does this actually mean for both companies (besides awesome comics like this)? We consider some facts. » 9/01/09 10:38am 9/01/09 10:38am

The House Of Mouse Eats The House Of Ideas: Disney Buys Marvel

It might be the most unexpected, and biggest, news story of the year: Disney have bought Marvel Comics for $4 billion in stock and cash. Good news for shareholders, perhaps, but what does this mean for everyone else? » 8/31/09 8:30am 8/31/09 8:30am