Tuesday Runaround – Kicks, Hawks, Mice And King

KickAssWatch: Oh go on then, let’s watch that new Kick Ass Hit Girl Trailer…

ComicsToFilm: DC Entertainment must be really grateful for the success of Iron Man and expected success of Thor. It means that they can make Hawkman without too many people going “Really? Hawkman?”

ComicsToFilm2: Comic book creator Riad Sattouf (Manuel du Puceau) had
his first movie The French Kissers well received at Cannes, and now it’s starting to eek out acrioss the globe… Australia this weekend.

GayWatch: Check out this litany of homophobic hate crimes in comic strips… from Mickey Mouse to Annie…

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AfricaWatch: Marguerite Abouet and Clement Oubrerie have created a graphic novel series for children that is booming across Africa, Aya of Yopougon, selling 300,000 each with a film on the way. The Associated Press feature the comic defined as a “book for all”

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StephenKingWatch: And Marvel put out another Stephen King adaptation, N, that Stephen may not even see… oh and there’ll be a motion comic too. So who’s going to do the first 3D motion comic, hmmm?

MuseumWatch: Went to the Science Museum with the kids today. Nothing to do with comics, just thought I’d say.

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Freddie Stroma Joins Game of Thrones As Sam’s Brother

Carlos Ezquerra’s First Judge Dredd Print

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First Look At Rutina Wesley As Lady Cop In Arrow

Francis Manapul’s New Creator Owned Comic Broken Hollow, Used To Sell Microsoft’s Surface Pro

A 22 Page Preview Of Stjepan Sejic’s Switch #1 From Image Comics

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Chris Evans Says “If Marvel Wants Me, They Got Me” For More Movies

Ch-Ch-Changes – Deathstroke, To Sinestro To A Contest Of Champions

Marvel Comics Parties In December Like It’s 1992

So Which Marvel Studio Films Did The Creative Committee Influence The Most?

Steve Ditko Still Doesn’t Recall The Name ‘Watchmen’