home : news : reviews : features : fiction : podcast : blogs : t-shirts : wtf?

Orson Scott Card, Iron Man Comic Books Merge
Revolution News
© Joe Crowe
December 23, 2004

Orson Scott Card, award-winning science fiction author of "Ender's Game," will write an award-seeking "Iron Man" comic book for Marvel.

"Ultimate Iron Man" is set for March 2005.

Card is a prolific science fiction writer, but has never before written a comic book.

This bucks the trend of Marvel Comics hiring writers from popular TV shows and movies. Card has actually written stories for books before.

It is rumored that Card got the "Iron Man" job after it was turned down by actress Christina Applegate and American Idol's Ruben Studdard.

News editor Joe Crowe, boot jets ablaze, he will fight and fight with repulsor rays! [No more 1960s Marvel cartoon theme song references, we promise.]

Recommend Us
  • Send to a Friend
  • Digg This
  • Reddit It
  • Add to del.ic.ious
  • Share at Facebook
  • Discuss!
  • Send Feedback
  • Ender vs Potter
  • What are the "must read" dystopian novels?
  • clarion schmarion clarified
  • Comics Forum
  • Related Pages
  • Print This Page
  • Iron Man 3
  • Book Probe: Marvel Comics on Film, Back to the Future Lexicon
  • Marvel`s The Avengers
  • Search RevSF
  • New on RevSF
  • Batman 66 Bat-Probe: Episode 4
  • Batman 66 Bat-Probe: Episode 3: Fine Feathered Finks
  • RevolutionSF Contest: Win Lord of the Rings Trivia And Quiz Book
  • Book Probe: Enemy Series by Charlie Higson
  • RevSF Home

  • Things to Buy
    Yes, YOU can get more from the brains behind RevSF.

    The only free sci-fi and humor zine left in America.
    RevolutionSF RSS Feed
    Search RevSF

    Random RevSF
    Lost Season 3.5

    contact : advertising : submissions : legal : privacy
    RevolutionSF is ™ and © Revolution Web Development, Inc., except as noted.
    Intended for readers age 18 and above.