Category Archives: Recent Updates

Are The Lockes Going To Forget Everything That Happened? Joe Hill And Gabriel Rodriguez On The IDW Panel At San Diego Comic Con

When I arrived a few minutes late, to my consternation since I have a deep reverence for thoses guys and their work, to the Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez IDW panel, I had a strange moment of transition realizing that …

Talking To Kieron Gillen About His New Darth Vader Comic For Marvel’s Star Wars Line

It has just been announced at San Diego Comic Con that Kieron Gillen and Jason Aaron are the two new writers for two new Star Wars monthly titles to be published at Marvel Comics. Jason writing the Rebel Alliance, Kieron …

Jason Aaron, John Cassaday, Kieron Gillen, Salvador Larocca, Mark Waid And Terry Dodson – Marvel’s Star Wars Announcements Break Out Before Cup O’Joe

The PR images are out. And we can see the covers for Star Wars by artist John Cassaday, Darth Vader by Adi Granov and Princess Leia by Terry Dodson. The PR has basically been sent out too soon… and its now …

Diamond To Provide Tools For Retailers To Create Their Own Signage

As explained at the Diamond Retailer Lunch yesterday, Diamond are creating new applications for retailers to help create their own in-store signage. One of the factors in the Best Practice Retail Awards that Diamond also gave out was how good …

The Game Of Thrones Swag That’s Worth Starting A War Over

From Frazer Brown, who I want to behead right now to steal his swag, the goodies given out to everyone who attended the Game of Thrones Hall H panel. Oh, the jealousy…

Learning How To Make Star Wars Origami At San Diego Comic Con

By Jeremy Konrad Kicking off Friday’s Star Wars programing was a panel that most people were not in the room for, but eventually were won over by the fun and engaging process known as origami. Moderated by author Chris Alexander, …

V Wars To Be A Board Game

By Joshua Stone At the IDW Limited booth they have on display their line of IDW Games. Among those games is a previously unannounced V Wars board game. IDW is planning to announce this game, based on the Jonathan Maeberry …

New Edition Of Dave McKean’s Dustcovers For Sandman, Also Dreamstates and New Stories By McKean and Gaiman In Each

At the Diamond Retailers Appreciation lunch at San Diego Comic Con, Bob Wayne announced for Vertigo the upcoming Dustcovers book for Sandman artwork by Dave McKean, and also a book Dreamstates which will include new Sandman stories in each by …

Swag! San Diego Comic Con Edition – Day 2

Peter S. Svensson’s daily swag included a commissioned art piece from Amy Mebberson, the Chew convention exclusive cover, and the convention exclusive Armored Black Power Ranger.

[VIDEO] Christopher Nolan Talks Interstellar At San Diego Comic Con

In one of the biggest surprises of San Diego Comic Con 2014 so far, Christopher Nolan joined Matthew McConaughey on stage in Hall H last night to talk about Interstellar:

100 Comics On ComiXology For $10 – Holding The Line At $0.10

This is my favourite deal of San Diego Comic Con and it’s available to everyone, here or otherwhere. 100 ComiXology Submit titles, independent comics submitted by creators and small publishers to ComIXology. And sold right now, 100 for $9.99. Which, …

Marvel’s Killing Joke Moment? Rage Of Ultron OGN by Rick Remender And Jerome Opena [UPDATE with more art]

Picking this up from last night’s liveblog, as I see it’s a talking point in the way the project is being discussed around the internet this morning, and it’s an interesting reference: A major change in a single book, that …

Jim Zub Replaces Brian Wood On Conan/Red Sonja With Gail Simone – We Talk

Dark Horse has the Conan license, Dynamite has the Red Sonja license. But luckily the two know how to work together… Last year it was announced that there would be a crossover between the two properties written by Gail Simone …

The Events of San Diego’s Chuck Jones Gallery – Including A Night With Hanna Barbara Icon Bob Singer

By Nikolai Fomich [The Gallery] San Diego’s Chuck Jones Gallery, home to hundreds of classic art pieces by Jones and other animation legends, will be holding several events throughout Comic Con. On display at the Gallery are Jones originals many …

The Great Archie Conspiracy Over His Death…

Heard at the Archie Comics booth at San Diego Comic Con. At the end of Life Of Archie #36, Archie Andrews is killed, shot by a bullet from a handgun. And yet the intended victim Kevin Keller, a veteran soldier …

Swag! San Diego Comic Con Edition Day 1

Wednesday night of San Diego Comic Con is Preview Night, and what that really means is that it’s the best time to collect swag, or at least we tend to think so, before exclusives and such sell out. I did …

The People You Meet At San Diego Comic Con – First In Line Guy

By Will Romine Hello Friends! I’m reporting here at SDCC, in the Preview Night line, with only eight hours to go until the doors open. Now, I thought I had arrived early but lo and behold, there’s a guy who …

San Diego Comic Con 2014 – From One Side Of The Floor To The Other. With Special Guest Star, Dan DiDio.

That’s right folks, the one, the only, the juddery and the shaky, From One Side Of The Floor To The Other – filmed (if you can call it that) on San Diego Comic Con on Preview Night. All sorts of folk …