Saturday Trending Topics: The Imagination Of Moebius

The world celebrated the life and art of one of its creative giants today. Moebius has passed away at the age of 73, and left us a legacy of art, imagination, and ideas that will continue to help propel us into the future for countless generations to come. When I think of the most creative artistic minds of recent history, I always think of Moebius alongside Jack Kirby. Very different artists on the surface, but with core ideas so powerful that we continue to build the world out of them every day.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today:

Moebius, aka Jean Giraud, aka Gir, Has Passed Away 

The pioneering comic book creator and movie concept artist Moebius, aka Jean Giraud, aka Gir, has passed away at the age of 73.

Bill And Ted 3 Sounds Rather Interesting

Now that a script has been completed, conversation on Bill and Ted 3 can turn from whether or not it’s going to happen – though, of course, it’s still not definite we can at least see wheels in motion – to what it will actually be about.

Cabin In The Woods Review 

What I want to tell you about The Cabin in the Woods is everything – every last detail that I can remember and what I think each one means.

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Remembering Moebius Through His Art

For many Americans and Brits, Jean Giraud was the European comics creator whose work we knew. Translated and republished in English, his science fiction work under the name of Moebius especially influenced the entire industry.

Walter Simonson’s Alien: The Artist’s Edition 

But Titan Books have gone one step further. With Prometheus on the way, they are replicating the format for themselves, with Alien: The Illustrated Story: The Artists’ Edition, now renamed from “The Original Edition” to closer mirror the IDW editions. The volume will reprint the original art of the Heavy Metal Archie Goodwin/Walt Simonson adaptation of Ridley Scott’s Alien at the 14″ x 17″ size.

And Finally… When Ethan Van Sciver Drew Rob Granito

Possibly the most Bleeding Cool thing ever, from one of Ethan Van Sciver’s sketchbooks.

 

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From Lawyer To Life-Changing Diagnosis To Comic Writer

Art Of Atari Gets An 80’s Style Book Trailer

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Roger Langridge Tries To Tap Into The Dream-Logic Of Cartoons

Crazyhead, From The Makers Of Misfits, Will Turn Your Life Upside Down, On E4 And Netflix

The CW Heroes In Superhero Fight Club 2.0 Trailer

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Moment Of Truth – The First Episode Of Marvel’s Luke Cage

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HBO Exec Says There Are So Many Areas To Go For Game Of Thrones Spinoff

Daniel Craig Is Still The Number One Choice For Bond 25

Katie Cook’s Nothing Special Comes To LINE WebToon Next Year – And Debuts At NYCC

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Get Your Possible First Look At The Beast And Emma Watson In Leaked Beauty And The Beast Photos [REMOVED]