The Dark Knight Registers – Sunday Trending Topics

dark knight returns batman and robinI’m really not sure what these Batman/Dark Knight-related domain names are all about, but while nosing around myself I was rather shocked to notice that darkknight.com is not under WB/DC’s control. They’ve got a lot of IP to watch out for, but hard to believe they haven’t found a way to hunt the Dark Knight and retrieve that one by now.

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When Dan DiDio Was Going To Put Mark Waid In Charge Of DC Comics 

From an interview between Tom Spurgeon and Mark Waid, talking about working as an editor at DC Comics  under executive editor Dick Giordano;

The Tears Of A Spider-Man – And The Freak Out Of A Spider-Boy 

Edel Rodriguez’s art from The Village Voice, illustrating an article on Amazing Spider-Man #700 and an interview with Dan Slott.

Swipe File: Walking Dead Vs Willamsburg Tax Services

I’m presuming they don’t deal with copyright law.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today – Dark Knight Registers, Just Jossing

Dark Knight URLs Reveal Possible New Movie Or Videogame Names

Warner Bros. reps at Mark Monitor have registered a string of new URLs for Batman related somethings. I’d guess these are for videogames simply because the word Akham crops up plenty… or maybe the repeated reference to Dark Knight suggests there’s a movie tie-in, very, very vaguely.

Joss Whedon Fancied Directing New Star Wars… For Two Seconds Or So

There’s an outline for the next Avengers movie and Joss Whedon is busy turning it into a screenplay. At the same time he’s busy directing the pilot for SHIELD. And he’s busy writing future episodes of that same series. In fact, he’s also busy helping guide the Marvel Movieverse in general.

Toy Story Remade In Live Action. All Of It 

It took a lot of string and wire and some rudimentary stop-motion but here’s a newly published, full-length, sweded remake of Toy Story in live-action.

Most-Discussed In The Forum Today – DC Comics April, Mark Waid

DC’s Holy Sh!t Month Is… Surprise Gatefold Covers? (UPDATE)

Could they be the first half of gatefold covers for all of April’s DC New 52 comics? And could these be the “Holy Shit” covers we heard rumoured for all of the line for the month? Could every gatefold, when you open it up, reveal a stunning surprise?

When Dan Didio Was Going To Put Mark Waid In Charge Of DC Comics

From an interview between Tom Spurgeon and Mark Waid, talking about working as an editor at DC Comics under executive editor Dick Giordano;

 

Looks Like Todd McFarlane Has New Plans For Haunt…

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Could Scott Gross’ Cathair Be This Christmas’ Most Popular Webcomic?

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How Not To Spoil The Doctor Who Christmas Special

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Process Art For The Woman Of Bronze – Doc Savage Special

Dedicated Discussions – Steam Holiday Sale Is Finally Here, A New Minecraft Game, And GTA Online Heists Are On The Way

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ComiXology Brings In VAT Charges Early – But Who Gets The Money?

Jeff Pina Gets In To San Diego Comic Con

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ODST Is Being Added To The Master Chief Collection For Free If You’ve Played Already

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Valiant Teases Ivar: Timewalker #1

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