HyperWatch: Cover for Hypernaturals #2 out in August by Francesco Mattina, Timothy Green II, and Trevor Harsine.
StarWatch: Retailer Bret Parks, owner of Salefish Comics in Salem, North Carolina, has written “Strikes,” a self-published mini-comic with local artist Ben Towle, about wanting to see Empire Strikes Back as a child.
ChangeWatch: Grant Morrison promises a very different kind of comic convention exclusive.
“It’s not going to be ‘Come here and buy some comics and listen to a few panels… After two days you will be a changed person.”
WinWatch: The Embassy of Japan in the Philippines is again inviting all aspiring and talented Filipino manga artists to join the 6th International MANGA Awards and get a chance to win a trip to Japan.
MoneyWatch: Robert Downey Jr to make twenty times his co-stars’s payday on The Avengers.
FairyWatch: Fairy Quest hits the French market.
HugoWatch: Nick Abadzis will be appearing in conversation with Steve Marchant at the Cartoon Museum tonight from 6.30 pm, chatting about Laika, Trial of the Sober Dog, Hugo Tate and more. Call 0207580 8155 to book. £4/£5.
WinWatch2: I won a Dudebox.