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Robin Rises And Cable Toy Take Previews Cover For October 2014

When was the last time a toy took the front or back cover of Diamond’s Previews cover? A reprise of Rob Liefeld‘s classic cover to New Mutants #87 for Diamond Select Toys takes the back of Diamond’s new collection of …

In One Week, In Two Weeks – The Call Of The Sirens

This week sees the launch of Booster Gold, Oddly Normal, George Perez‘s Sirens, Purgatori, Itty Bitty Bunnies and Six Million Dollar Man Season #4. And the week after brings launches for GI Joe, Roche Limit, Aliens: Fire And Stone, A …

Roger Langridge’s Abigail And The Snowman, From Boom! In December

From the creator of Knuckles The Malevolent Nun… Comes the story of a very different character. Or characters. Abigail and the Snowman, a four-issue miniseries about a 9-year-old girl who moves to a small town where she’s the new kid at …

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show – Futures End, Dark Tower, Death Of Wolverine, The Names, And More!

Maxx’s Super Awesome Comic Review Show returns to Bleeding Cool, recorded at the one and only Astro-Zombies Comic Shop in Albuquerque, New Mexico, hosted by Maxx MacLennan. They say: This week the Futures End event kicked off with some really …

Yes, Abigail Has A Yeti

We ran a first teaser for this yesterday and did our best to unpack it. Didn’t do too badly, it seems. Abigail And Her Yeti, Abby’s Yeti, Abby And Abomnible, Abbymnible or something like it, from Boom. In the manner …

Meet Abigail, And Her Silhouetted-Out Yeti Of A Chum

Meet Abigail. The new star of a new comic book series from the All Ages imprint of Boom! Studios, Kaboom. Oh yes and she has a friend. Hairy, smoking a pipe, possibly a Yeti. Hasn’t she heard of stranger danger, …

George Pérez’s Sirens Is Boom’s Biggest Original Comics Launch To Date

Boom has slowly been adding to their top name creative lists over the last couple of years. Mike Carey, Paul Jenkins, Brian Stelfreeze, the return of Mark Waid, JG Jones and Grant Morrison are all on board. And that also …

Prints Charming: Rocket Raccoon #1 Gets A Third Printing, Outcast Gets A Fourth

Consider this an irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run …

Gotta…Capture…Them All

CAPTURE CREATURES #1 (W) Frank Gibson (A) Becky Dreistadt (CA) Ashley Davis WHY WE LOVE IT: Frank and Becky’s sidewriting and gorgeous artwork have always been a favorite of ours, especially with their original web comics like TINY KITTEN TEETH. …

The Two Covers To The Comic Adaptation Of Over The Garden Wall Reveal Its True Nature

This is Jim Campbell’s cover to the Boom! adaptation of animated series Over The Garden Wall coming in November. And from it, I’ll make certain assumptions. It feels like The Wind In The Willows crossed with Coraline-lite, something that’s slightly …

What Every Retailer Needs To Know About Ordering Teen Dog – Thug Pug!

Boom’s newest imprint, Boom Box has been the home of comics like Lumberjanes and the upcoming Cyanide & Happiness: Punching Zoo collection. It seems to have the company mission statement to bring Tumblr into comic shops, something Boom also managed with Adventure Time and Bee & …

In One Week, In Two Weeks – It’s Multiversity Time

Launching next week are Multiversity #1, the relaunch of Dark Horse Presents, the new Strain comic, Night Eternal, Sensation Comics, Little Nemo Returns To Slumberland #1, the new Brubaker/Phillips comic Fade Out, Super Secret Crisis War; The Adventures Of Billy …

Are Boom! To Publish Capture Creatures By Becky And Frank?

Boom! sent out the following image as a teaser for their KaBoom kids imprint. Well I recognised one of them. Kappaseed… These are the Capture Creatures by Becky and Frank. Consider it a less brash, watercolour version of Pokemon. And looking …

Could Dan Mora Be The Next Emma Rios? A Look At Hexed #1, Out Today

This week, Boom! are relaunching Hexed, Michael Alan Nelson’s (Day Men) series about a supernatural thief-for-hire nicknamed “Lucifer.” The first series introduced American readers to artist Emma Rios, now the critically acclaimed artist on Pretty Deadly, and she has returned to do the main covers …

Steven Universe Comic Out Tomorrow, Exhibition On Saturday

You may have had a glimpse on Free Comic Book Day. But tomorrow sees the launch of Steven Universe from Boom Studios kids imprint, Kaboom. Based on the Cartoon Network series from Adventure Time‘s Rebecca Sugar – the first such …

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Storm, Steed And Mrs. Peel, Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor, Supreme: Blue Rose, Hacktivist, The Midas Flesh, Transformers Vs. GI Joe, Life With Archie, Afterlife With Archie, Ragnarok

This week’s titles include: Storm #1 Steed and Mrs. Peel: We’re Needed #1 Groo Vs. Conan #1 Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #1 Supreme: Blue Rose #1 Hacktivist TPB The Midas Flesh #8 Transformers Vs. G.I. Joe #1 Life With …

Jon Chad’s Tiny Moment Of Genius, At San Diego Comic Con, With The Amazing Adventures Of Gumball

  Jon Chad has a reputation for making gorgeous, tiny comic books on all manner of subjects. But when he wanted to make a comic, The Tasks using on The Amazing Worlds Of Gumball from Cartoon Network, like his Adventure …

Paul Levitz Pops By The Boom Panel At San Diego Comic Con

Peter S. Svensson drinks Gatorade and writes for Bleeding Cool. Boom Studios had their annual panel at Comic Con, which didn’t announce any new titles, but did tease towards the future. In attendance were: Filip Sablik – President of Marketing, …