Nancy Collins, writer of Red Sonja: Vulture’s Circle #3, talks with writer Shannon Eric Denton about Lady Rawhide/Lady Zorro #1, both on sale now. Cover by Mike Mayhew. NANCY COLLINS: March is Women’s History Month, and here we have a new miniseries featuring two female heroes in a historical setting. Was that a deliberate decision… Read more »
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By Rich Epstein You didn’t really think we could go an entire season without seeing the Island of Lian Yu, did you? This week, Arrow continued their tradition of one flashback heavy episode per season. The episode starts off with Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) and Thea Queen (Willa Holland) on the island, training with bamboo… Read more »
The series premier of Gotham is only days away now and Gothamsite has gotten the synopsis for the third episode. Seems Batman was not the first vigilante to hit the streets of the city… a man is trying to remove the corruption by taking it to new heights. Detectives Gordon and Bullock track down a… Read more »
Chris Robeson continues his run on the Man of Bronze with Doc Savage #6 out this week. Battlestar Galactica writer Dan Abnett talked with Chris about what drew him to the project, what his plans are for Doc and what it’s like having covers by Alex Ross. DAN ABNETT: Chris, Doc Savage is probably the… Read more »
By Jared Cornelius It’d been a long time since I’d heard of the Dark Horse Comics character X. I was aware the character existed, I remember whispers of him in the 90’s as a dark brooding vigilante when such things were as common as air, but I never had the urge to find out more about him. I… Read more »
Chris Roberson was raised in the 70s, but was constantly exposed to the pulp heroes of the previous generations. Jim Zub talked with him about The Shadow and taking the character out of his familiar urban setting. JIM ZUB: Given the long history of the character it may seem odd, but how would you sum… Read more »
Dragons 2 casts up.
A lot of Hollywood names fell in love with Aaron Guzikowski’s screenplay for Prisoners. I didn’t, but when Incendies’ Denis Villeneuve signed on to direct, my ears pricked up.
Captain America was a popular film. Almost too popular? This mask, currently available online as a Red Skull mask, was used by one Kevin Crawford to rob a bank in Brooklyn of $8000 before he was arrested after onlookers followed him and then surrounded him, held by the Borough Park Shomrim, one of a number of… Read more »
There are more bad omens in this story than the bottom of your average tea cup.
Adi Tantimedh writes for Bleeding Cool; I hardly watch US network crime shows anymore because I find most of them to be generic shit (This is different from cable shows that don’t need to follow old formulae and can push the envelope more). They generally need to be in order to satisfy conservative viewers and… Read more »
There’s been quite a media blitz over Superman early in this Comic Con week, including interviews with Jim Lee and Dan DiDio regarding the new take on the character among other things. Overall, it paints a very different picture from the Superman we’ve come to know, and Lee, DiDio, and Grant Morrison go on to… Read more »
It’s now become incredibly tempting to look at every possibly planned DC project and declare it a ptential new #1 for the DC Relaunch. Because, to be fair, that’s happening a lot. Billy Tucci’s planned Cassandra Cain project… that Jock Detective Comics cover… It’s all grist for the mill. As is this page posted by… Read more »
In less than one month, James Gunn’s long-time-coming Super will finally be on US cinema screens. Time for a trailer, then. At last. Rainn Wilson stars as a man pushed to put on a superhero outfit and start hitting people with a monkey wrench when his wife, played by Liv Tyler, is seduced by a sleazy… Read more »
Cliff Biggers writes: 36 million YouTube subscribers and 31 million social media followers—those are that comics publishers would kill for. Those numbers belong to SMOSH, the web-based comedy brand that Time Magazine calls “the Saturday Night Live of the internet.” And beginning this spring, SMOSH will bring its brand of humor to comics in a… Read more »
From David Walker and Ramon Villalobos and spinning out of Squadron Supreme comes Marvel’s Batman. The one that isn’t Moon Knight. Nighthawk. He is Chicago’s lethal vigilante – dispensing swift and vicious justice to those who truly deserve it. But when the city’s shadiest power brokers begin turning up dead – each murdered more gruesomely than… Read more »
I popped by the Captain America: Civil War press conference at the Corinthia Hotel in London this afternoon – and it is easier to say who wasn’t there than why was. Basically, Black Panther, War Machine, Everett Ross, Aunt May, Crossbones, Spider-Man and Black Widow. Instead, we had Kevin Feige, the Russos, Chris Evans, Robert Downey… Read more »
Asylum Press has announced the release of Warlash: Zombie Mutant Genesis #1, a digital first comic book. The three-issue mini-series is written by Frank Forte and Eric Rochford and illustrated by Alek Sotirovski with colors by Milan Antanasijevic. The cover art was painted by illustrator Ben Olson. Warlash:Zombie Mutant Genesis #1 takes place in a not so… Read more »
A Writer’s Commentary: Genevieve Valentine on Xena: Warrior Princess #1. Art by Ariel Medel. Welcome to the comic commentary for XENA: WARRIOR PRINCESS #1! The arc title for this is “All Roads,” for reasons that become very clear very quickly. To me, one of the most fascinating things about the post-time-jump canon on the show… Read more »
Tim Seeley, Javi Fernandez and Marcus To are on Nightwing. And the DC REbirth Previews has a bit of a spoiler to spill… With his time in Spyral over and his secret identity restored, Dick’s back in his classic black-and-blue as Nightwing again! Leader of the Titans. Bat-family badass. Solo superhero strike force. First up… Read more »
We ran the March 2016 marketshare statistics for Diamond Comic Distributors sales to comic stores in North America on Friday, now we get to break down the charts a little more… TOP 100 COMIC BOOKS Based on Total Unit Sales of Products Invoiced in March 2016 RANK DESCRIPTION PRICE VENDOR 1 BATMAN #50 $5.99 DC… Read more »
The announcement at Image Expo of the new comic book Surgeon X saw editor Karen Berger step out onto a comic industry stage for the first time in a long while, and caused all manner of flappiness at DC Comics. But the book by Sara Kenney, John Watkiss, James Devlin and Jared K Fletcher is… Read more »
And you thought it was an April Fool… We announced that My Chemical Romance‘s Gerard Way would be a “showrunner” for a line of books at DC/Vertigo. And so it has come to pass. Well, the DC bit anyway. Though notice it’s Vertigo EIC Shelly Bond doing all the Instagramming below… Turning up at the DC… Read more »