How far are Marvel Studios’ film and television franchises visually coded for homogeneity? How insistently, that is to say, is brand identity maintained at the levels of design, cinematography, editing and post-production processing?
Retailer incentives like variant covers are nothing new, but are being emphasized strongly in today’s market.
Joe Simon may not have had the name recognition of some of his contemporaries, but his impact on the comic book medium was profound.
Why do news media circulate comic book spoilers before special issues hit the stands?