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In One Week, In Two Weeks… The Force Is With You

In one week, we get launches for Conan/Red Sonja, Fables: The Wolf Among Us, Mortal Kombat X, Creature Cops, Galaxy Quest, Millennium, Zombies Vs Robots, Rat Queens Special, a new Marceline Adventure Time series, WWE Superstars and…. a little comic book called Star Wars. There’s also a long awaited issue of Jupiter’s Legacy. And the… Read more »

Retailers Get Massive Discounts On Marvel Collections As Stock Gets Liquidated Ahead Of Christmas

Diamond Comic Distrubutors and Marvel Comics are giving retailers massive discounts on the following collections, anywhere from an 80% to a 50% reduction on the already discounted prices that comic stores pay. What that means is that a) stores may have some very nice prices on these books soon b) if they don’t you may… Read more »

What Works And What Doesn’t – Recapping Constantine Episode 5: ‘Danse Vaudou’

By Rich Epstein Once again, Constantine opens in a place we haven’t been (New Orleans this week) with a person we don’t know walking along.  A police detective this time, Jim Corrigan (Emmett J. Scanlan), walks into an alley to relieve himself. A woman walks past him and is bumped by a woman wearing a… Read more »

5 Exclusive Extended Previews For Dynamite Titles In Stores This Week

Dynamite is having a big week in comic shops and we have five exclusive extended previews for you to help you decide what you want to pick up. Justice, Inc. #4 Michael Uslan (w) Giovanni Timpano (a) Alex Ross, Francesco Francavilla, Gabriel Hardman, Ardian Syaf (c) All Hell breaks loose as Doc’s fortress is attacked… Read more »

Valiant Goes Punk – Preview Of Punk Mambo #0

We’ve got a preview of Valiant’s latest Zero issue, this time focusing on the beginnings of their pog0-punk priestess (their term, not mine) Punk Mambo. The issue is written by Peter Milligan (Hellblazer) and drawn by Robert Gill (Armor Hunters: Harbinger) and features covers by Russell Dauterman (Thor), Rian Hughes (Batman: Black and White), and Kalman Andrasofszky (X-23). From a posh… Read more »

Yes Folks, Sabretooth Is The New Wolverine

Ex-Marvel PR man James Viscardi‘s ComicBook.com somehow gets the official Marvel scoop on the new Uncanny Avengers lineup, post Axis. And, yes, as you can see, and we told you was coming, Sabretooth in the role (and clothes) of Wolverine. It’s all inverted… Uncanny Avengers is now made up almost entirely of former supervillains, some old,… Read more »

Animal Planet Brings IDW’s The Other Dead To Zombie Life – Talking With Joshua Ortega At New York Comic Con

By Shawn Perry It seems like every week a new comic book adaptation is announced…what a wonderful age we live in huh, bleeders? Animal Planet has exclusively optioned the popular zombie animal graphic novel The Other Dead into a scripted series. IDW Publishing’s The Other Dead hails from creators Joshua Ortega (Gears of War, Spider-Man) and Digger… Read more »

Zombie Boy Comics Launches Its First Kickstarter

Mark Stokes writes for Bleeding Cool:   I’m Mark Stokes, the creator and producer of Zombie Boy Comics. I recently launched a Kickstarter to raise the funds to print my first 200 Zombie Boy comic strips in a collected book for the first time ever! Zombie Boy is eleven year old Morgan McCorkindale, a normal… Read more »

Shaft, Lady Demon, Death Of Apollo And New Army Of Darkness – December Solicitations From Dynamite

Here we have the full December solicitations from Dynamite Entertainment including new series Shaft, Lady Demon, Battlestar Galactica: Death of Apollo, a new Army of Darkness by Cullen Bunn plus the second issue of Django / Zorror. SHAFT #1 Writer: David Walker Art: Bilquis Evely Covers: Dennis Cowan, Bill Sienkiewicz, Francesco Francavilla, Michael Avon Oeming, Ulises Farinas,… Read more »

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Edge of Spider-Verse: Spider-Man Noir, Futures End Month: Week 2, Teen Dog, Sixth Gun: Vol. 1, Annihilator

This week’s reviews: Edge of Spider-Verse #1 – Spider-Man Noir Futures End Month: Week 2 Teen Dog #1  Sixth Gun: Volume 1 Annihilator #1 Edge of Spider-Verse #1 – Spider-Man Noir By Adam X. Smith Let me preface this review by saying that, as it will soon become apparent, I’ve not read any of the… Read more »

“I’m Having So Much Fun There Is No Way I Could Even Consider This To Be Work” – Michael Uslan Talks Justice, Inc.

As Justice, Inc. moves into the second half of the mini-series, Kevin Pearl checks in with series writer Michael Uslan about the Dynamite series and where things are going for pulp icons the Shadow, the Avenger and Doc Savage. KEVIN PEARL: We’re almost four issues now into this mini-series, Michael. How has it felt handling… Read more »

Bob’s Burgers, Alice Cooper, Captain Victory And More – Dynamite’s November Solicitations

We had the rest of their solicits earlier as exclusives… but now we’re going to round out Dynamite’s November solicitations with Bob’s Burgers, Alice Cooper, Captain Victory, Flash Gordon and more. BOB’S BURGERS #4 Writer: Chad Brewster, Justin Hook, Rachel Hastings, Mike Olsen, Jeff Drake Art: Tony Gennaro, Frank Forte, Tyler Garrison, Robin Brigstocke, Steven… Read more »

Eternal Warrior, Punk Mambo And X-O Manowar Classic Omnibus – Valiant November Solicitations

Valiant has quite a few surprises up their sleeve for the month of November including Eternal Warrior: Days of Steel #1, Archer & Armstrong: The One Percent one-shot, Punk Mambo #0 and the classic X-O Manowar issues collected in a hardcover omnibus. ETERNAL WARRIOR DAYS OF STEEL #1 (of 3) Written PETER MILLIGAN Art by CARY… Read more »

How To Tell A Tasteful Gay Joke – Talking With Quantum And Woody’s James Asmus

By Joseph Kyle Schmidt Voting for the Harvey Awards closes in just a few days. If you’ve taken the time to vote, you’re probably familiar with the name James Asmus. The writer of Valiant’s Quantum and Woody has been plastered all over the ballot, nominated for three awards including Best Writer, Most Promising New Talent,… Read more »

Michael James Shaw Added To The Cast Of Constantine

Late yesterday, USA Today got word that Michael James Shaw will be joining the cast of NBC’s freshman series Constantine. Shaw will play Papa Midnight, the voodoo king of New Orleans. Shaw is a relative new comer having done a hand full of short films to date. He will be joining Matt Ryan (Constantine), Charles… Read more »

I Have Seen (A Preview For) The Promised Land!

Pariah Missouri Book 2 : The Promised Land Andres Salazar writes, My name is Andres Salazar.  I’m a storyteller.   I’ve been hunkered down working on the second graphic novel in the series, Pariah Missouri. Part Huckleberry Finn part Twin Peaks, it’s a mash-up of some of my favorite stories and ideas all set in Antebellum 1857 Missouri.  It’s Steampunk without the punk,… Read more »

Michael Uslan Talks About The Avenger, The Shadow And Doc Savage

Michael Uslan is the producer on the Batman films as well as a fan of the old pulp heroes like The Avenger, The Shadow and Doc Savage. So he jumped at the chance to write a comic starring all three for Dynamite. Byron Brewer chatted with him about the Justice, Inc. series. BYRON BREWER: The… Read more »