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So What Is This Marvel 100th Anniversary Anyway? Our Best Guess

In July, Marvel are publishing a number of 100th Anniversary themed specials from a variety of creators, including James Stokoe. We may have mentioned this earlier. But what exactly is the anniversary? Marvel weren’t around in 1914. So this is …

Okay, There Are A Lot More 100th Anniversary Marvel Specials It Seems, Including James Stokoe Drawing The Avengers

Earlier today, I ran the news about a 100th Anniversary Fantastic Four Special written by James Stokoe. That it seems is just the tip of the iceberg. There is this Amazon listing for a start. Now, I still don’t know …

A 100th Anniversary Special For The Fantastic Four By James Stokoe And Joanna Estep In July

Also to be announced at C2E2, it seems, is a  100th Anniversary Special for the Fantastic Four by James Stokoe and Joanna Estep from Marvel for July. A hundredth anniversary of what exactly? Again, I have no idea. There’s going …

Trapped In The Sandman – Exhibitions This Month In San Francisco And Tunbridge Wells

Two exhibitions on two continents. The first celebrates the work of Dave McKean, celebrated artist of, amongst many other things, the covers to Sandman. Dave McKean: A Retrospective shows off work across his career in a variety of media, and …

While We’re Waiting For The Big Who News, Here’s The 50th Anniversary Light Show

For obvious reasons, I’m keeping a close eye on all things Doctor Who tonight. That turned up this video of a 50th anniversary light show.

DC Comics Get Mad Magazine Variant Covers In April For 60th Anniversary

There’s another anniversary for 2013. The 60th birthday for MAD Magazine in April. And cartoonists Sergio Aragonés, Al Jaffee, Peter Kuper, Tom Richmond and more will be will be drawing variant tiered covers for certain DC titles. So the availability …

2013 – The Year Of The Geek

2013… the fiftieth anniversary of Doctor Who. The 50th anniversary of The Avengers, X-Men, Metal Men, Doom Patrol, Nick Fury and the Amazing Spider-Man comic, the 75th anniversary of Superman. The twenty fifth anniversary of Red Dwarf. And the year …

Amazing Spider-Man #692 Snags A Second Printing

The fiftieth anniversary of Spider-Man, in Amazing Spider-Man #692, has snagged another printing. This time featuring a black-and-white version of Humberto Ramos’ cover for the original. Look for it to hit the first week of October.    

Spider-Man 50th Anniversary Series In The Style Of Hulk Smash

In the style of Hulk Smash, Marvel Comics is to bring us a weekly mini-series, featuring tales of Spider-Man through the ages, in the style of that era. Roger Stern, Tom DeFalco, Stuart Moore, Rob Delatorre, Carlo Barbieri and Damion …

And Now It’s Image Comics’ 20th Anniversary Too

It’s Diamond Comics’ 30th Anniversary… but it’s also Image Comics’ 20th Anniversary. Here’s a photo from February 1st 1992. Erik Larsen, Hank Kanalz, Rob Liefeld, Jim Lee, Todd McFarlane, Marc Silvestri and Jim Valentino. Okay, exactly what portraits of themselves …

Daniel Craig Reportedly Offered Five More Bond Films; Skyfall Has “Magical Goldfinger Feel”

My own favourite James Bond is definitely Daniel Craig, and pretty much only on the basis of Casino Royale. I was so taken with his performance there that you could offer me any replacement, and I think I’d stick rather …

American Gods Tenth Anniversary Edition – Review By Greg Baldino

Greg Baldino writes for Bleeding Cool You’ve just been released for prison to find your wife and best friend dead in a car crash. There is nothing for you now, but to see the love of your life lowered into …

Witchblade 150 Opens A Gallery Of Image September Covers

Do check USA Today’s feature on Army@Love‘s Rick Veitch and Gary Erskine’s The Big Lie, a 9/11 comic timed to be published by Image Comics on the tenth anniversary of 9/11. Cos that’s not going to be controversial at all, …

Twenty-Five Years Of Zelda In One Image

I do like Zelda. One of the reasons I’m planning on picking up the Nintendo 3DS is to play Ocarina Of Time in three dimensions. But I was a late starter, I came to the franchise with the N64 and …

HeroesCon – The Bits Most People Missed

There’s been lots of coverage about HeroesCon and WizardWorld Philadelphia this weekend. But here are a few observations about the former that seem not to have been picked up upon that much… George Perez -  he is mulling over upcoming …