Nova Prime Blog
06h55 01  janvier
Starting 2021 Right
I want to wish all of my fellow Nova fans a very Happy New Year 2021 is looking to be a good year for the Nova Prime Page and Xandar Radio Episode 7 of Xandar Radio is scheduled to be out in a few days and features an interview with Nova writer and artist Chris Marrinan I enjoyed chatting with...
03h32 20  novembre
Xandar Radio Episode 5 and Random Thoughts
Episode 5 of the Xandar Radio podcast was dropped on the platforms about two weeks ago. Marv Wolfman was a real joy to chat with I hope you enjoy the conversation I thought I’d be a bit more nervous than I ended up being in the interview. And I give credit for that to Marv. He is a very calm...
15h17 05  octobre
Xandar Radio - Episode 4 Is Now Available
Episode 4 of the Xandar Radio podcast is now available This episode features the latest news along with two fan theories involving Robert Rider and Namorita.There is also a fun round table session with Don Lund and Corey Blake as we take a look at the second half of the original Man Called Nova...
04h33 01  septembre
Episode 3 Of Xandar Radio Now Available
Episode 3 of Xandar Radio is now available This episode features news, a fan theory centered on Zorr, and a fun interview with Dan Abnett I released it a day early since Guardians of the Galaxy #6 will be out Wednesday and the News section has a visitor who talks about the upcoming issue. ;...
19h24 03  août
Episode 2 of Xandar Radio
The latest episode of the Xandar Radio podcast is now available It contains news and a fan theory about the two Xandarian Conspiracies begun in the first 2 volumes of the New Warriors. The best part for me was the podcast’s first round table session with my good friend Don Lund I had a...
05h35 01  août
Brian Denham is ONE COOL DUDE
My biggest highlight of being a Nova fan came in Nova #7 back in 2007. The issue’s artist, Brian Denham, was a fan of my Nova Prime Page website and wanted to include me as a Nova in the story So I sent him a photo of myself and Brian designed a cool Nova uniform Here’s the panel I was in: ...
03h40 15  juillet
Xandar Radio Feedback
It’s been just over a week and a half since Episode 1 of Xandar Radio was released.The feedback I’ve gotten has been really positive so far Especially the interview with Fabian Nicieza. I will be totally honest - the man caught me off guard with the revelations of his plans for Nova had he chosen...
23h13 03  juillet
Xandar Radio Episode 1
Xandar Radio Episode 1 is now available The premiere episode features news, a fan theory on the lost domed city of Xandar, and an interview with writer Fabian Nicieza http: www.anchor.fm xandar-radioXandar Radio now has a Facebook page Stop by and share your feedback https: www.facebook...
20h36 27  juin
Episode 0 Is Now Available
Episode 0 of Xandar Radio has been uploaded and is available on multiple platforms including Spotify, Google, and Apple.It is an introduction episode which introduces Nova and an overview of the podcast series.It also announces the comic professional who will be my guest on the first episode ...
17h47 19  juin
Behind The Scenes of Xandar Radio
My podcasting equipment arrived yesterday Have started recording segments for Xandar Radio in the new Studio64. Lol
01h16 17  juin
Couple Of Updates
Just a drive-by update on things. I’ve been adding digital cards to the Products Cards section of the Nova Prime Page. I got onto the Topps Marvel Collect app to just get Nova cards and capture images of them for the site. However...I’m freaking hooked on the app. Been having a lot of fun with...
04h19 13  juin
Coming Soon - Xandar Radio
As part of the social media improvement project, I’m working on a relaunch of the site’s podcasts. And like this blog, it’s getting a new name, logo and format. The new series will be called Xandar Radio The podcast format will be more of a news style program with news, interviews, fun segments,...
04h01 07  juin
Beefing Up The Blog
Anyone who has followed the Nova Prime Page site over the past 21 years knows that I tend to go in spurts. There will be a flurry of activity for awhile and then a lull for a bit. It’s not by design but, as with most people and their hobbies, it’s just the natural flow of an interest.With the...
18h56 02  décembre
Annihilation Scourge Alpha Review
Annihilation Scourge is the latest in the Annihilation Saga which began with the original Annihilation in 2006. This was followed up be a series of events (Annihilation Conquest, War of Kings, Thanos Imperative along with Nova’s 2007 and 2016 series) with the consequences of one leading into the...
03h39 18  août
Nova Appearances Of Late
Marvels: Epilogue #1 This was a fun issue and is a sequel to the classic Marvels series by Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross. Busiek and Ross were the creative team on the epilogue issue as well.Rich Rider Nova only appears on two pages in the issue but they are wonderful From a continuity point, this...
01h10 27  juillet
Champions Cancelled With #10
Jim Zub, writer of the Champions title which features Sam Alexander Nova, announced on his blog today that Champions has been cancelled as of #10. The last issue will be out in October.It’s always sad to read about another title with Nova in it coming to an end. Hopefully, we will see more of Sam...
05h48 29  juin
Nova Appearances Of Late
As Nova appearances begin to slow as of late, I thought I’d share my thoughts on them.Rich Rider’s appearance in the Black Order mini-series was handled well. Derek Landy’s characterization seemed consistent with his past appearances and his power level was enough to take care of the Black Order...
04h46 26  février
Nova Article in Back Issue #115
I have a new article on Nova appearing in an upcoming issue of Back Issue from TwoMorrows Publishing It is a sequel to the Nova article I wrote back in Back Issue #33. That issue covered the period from The Man Called Nova to Rom #24.The new article will cover the time period from Thor #411 to the...
16h31 13  septembre
The Passing of Len Wein
Len Wein, legendary comic creator and co-creator of Black Nova with Marv Wolfman, has passed away at the age of 69.Marv and Len co-created The Star, who later evolved into Black Nova, in 1966 for Marv’s Super Adventures fanzine.Len wrote Amazing Spider-Man #161, the second...
21h08 13  mars
Nova #4 Review
Nova #4 - 3.5 (of 5) Gravimetric Pulses â Things slow down a bit from an action perspective this issue. In this case, the issue’s character development was worth the trade off.Both heroes deal with issues of the opposite sex and the way they handle them is a study in contrasting...
21h00 02  février
Nova #3 - Review
Nova #3 - 4 (of 5) Gravimetric Pulses â You know, after 45 years of reading comics, I don’t get caught off-guard very often. But Nova #3 gave me a HOLY ---- moment. More on that later.The fight in the bar had a Spaghetti Western feel to me. I know that sounds odd but, to me, all that...
17h09 05  janvier
Nova #2 - Review
Nova #2 - 4.5 (of 5) Gravimetric Pulses â Blue Blazes That was a great issue I enjoyed it more than the first The interaction between Rich and Sam is the real highlight of the issue. The two have a terrific big brother little brother interaction that captures the personalities of both...
00h49 06  décembre
Nova #1 - Review
Disclaimer: This is my first attempt at reviewing a comic. I honestly don’t think my opinion matters much but I have had people ask me what I think of a Nova issue when it comes out. So I guess I’ll give it a shot. Oh, and just to be fair - spoilers are ahead...Nova #1 - 4 (of 5) Gravimetric Pulses...
19h06 23  janvier
Return Rich Rider (R3) Petition
I’d like to invite everyone to sign the Return Rich Rider (R3) Petition that I started on the Nova Prime Page It can be reached either on the front page of the site:http: www.novaprimepage.comor directly at:http: www.ipetitions.com petition return-rich-rider-petition
14h27 09  octobre
New Nova Title at NYCC 2014?
I’m hoping that New York Comic Con 2014 will have the announcement that Rich is returning to the Marvel Universe and into a new title.It’s time for Rich to return. Also, it would be something that would help promote Guardians of the Galaxy #20 which is out in less than two weeks. Can you imagine...