It's Possible That JMS May Not Be Writing For Dynamite Any Time Soon

dynamite

From the sparsely-attended but big-name-filled Dynamite panel at ECCC last night, with the likes of Chris Roberson and Mark Waid amongst Matt Wagner, Ron Marz and more.  Roberson was credited with scripting over Joe Michael Straczynski‘s plots on the Superman Grounded arc, though has stated that he wrote the whole issues, but had to give half his royalties to JMS. Mark Waid was also heavily critical of the Grounded arc, and JMS in particular. There was also continued controversy over JMS’ involvement with Before Watchmen. So how soon would his name come up?

About five minutes in…

Nick Barrucci: Now the biggest claim to fame was Superman, right.

Chris Roberson: Well… it depends, yes, let’s say that, yes.

Mark Waid: Yeah how’d that go?

Matt Wagner: In mass market terms.

Nick Barrucci: Chris managed to pull together something that was seventy years in the making. First…

Mark Waid: And that was J Michael Straczynski’s scripts.

(LAUGHTER)

Chris Roberson: Wah wah… By the way that guy sucks.

Nick Barrucci: This panel has no controversy going for it.

Chris Roberson: That is not a controversial statement, everyone knows that JMS sucks. That guy’s horrible.

Currently JMS writes for DC Comics and Image Comics. It’s possible he may not choose to work at Dynamite any time soon.

It was also announced that Matt Wagner would be extending his run on Shadow Year One from eight to ten issues.

It would also take half an hour for the Orson Scott Card/Superman jokes to start flying…

Bleeding Cool's coverage of San Diego Comic Con 2015 is brought to you by Valiant's BOOK OF DEATH #1 – in stores July 15th. Visit ValiantUniverse.com for more information.

Here Is An Official Look At Predator In Mortal Kombat X

Spirit01-Cov-G-Exclu-FrancaAwards

Dynamite Panels And Exclusives For SDCC

Fan Made Trailer Teases A Series Of Unfortunate Events (Updated)

c42acd2a-1754-4d9a-b9a0-670e09376059

SDCC '15: Valiant Entertainment's Complete Signing And Appearance Schedule

Lying In The Gutters - 6th July 2015 - San Diego Dreaming

2630655-phil-spencer-microsoft_reuters_1200

Xbox Boss Says That It's Better When Gaming Industry Heads Play Games

New Fantastic Four TV Spot Continues To Build Buzz

This Teaser For The Shenmue Documentary Goes Into The Long Wait For The Franchise

Robert-Kirkman-Outcast-teaser-poster

Walking Dead, Fear The Walking Dead And Outcast Trailers At SDCC

Garth Ennis Writes Romance, With A Train Called Love