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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 …

American Eagle Boycotts Black Jesus, Thanks To One Million Moms

Looks like conservative pressure group One Million Moms have claimed their first scalp over Black Jesus. Last week they issued a campaign for readers to write to those advertising during the Cartoon Network show. And they got a hit! American Eagle …

Why Don’t DC Comics Give More Of A Damn About The Teen Titans 50th Anniversary? (UPDATE)

By Dimitrios Haritos As everyone knows DC has been doing a year long celebration for Batman’s 75th Anniversary, but there has been no recognition of the fact that in July of 2014 the Teen Titans hit a milestone for being …

One Million Moms Vs Black Jesus

One Million Moms usually has to fight an advert that dares to have a gay couple in it. Or some ad for burgers that uses the phrase “nice buns”. Seriously, they have slim pickings. Well, this is the fight they’ve been …

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 …

Disney Orders More Animated Avengers And Hulk

With all that was going on during Comic-Con, this slipped through the cracks a few days back. First Disney XD has ordered second seasons for both Marvel’s Avengers Assemble and Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. The new season of …

Steven Universe Is Coming To Boom In August – Based On The First Cartoon Network Show By A Solo Female Creator

By Julz Hendricks Get excited! The newest addition to the BOOM! Studios comics family is coming to us on August 6th. Steven Universe, created by Rebecca Sugar is the first Cartoon Network show created by a solo female creator. “Steven …

Adult Swim, Cartoon Network And Boomerang Get New President / General Manager

A position that has been vacant for four months since Stuart Snyder departed is now filled. Turner Sports and NBA Digital Executive, Christina Miller, is now the President and General Manager of Adult Swim, Cartoon Network and Boomerang. “As we continue to expand and …

Get The Regular Show And Cartoon Network In Fluxx

By Christopher Helton Need more Fluxx in your life? Looney Labs has just the thing the thing for you, then, with new upcoming games of Cartoon Network Fluxx and Regular Show Fluxx to debut at San Diego Comic Con this …

Valiant Effort: Like This? You’ll Like That – X-O Manowar, Archer & Armstrong Edition

By Jared Cornelius In the summer of 2012 Valiant Comics returned from the grave, they rose not as shambling zombie, but as a glorious phoenix, but I didn’t know that.  At the time I had turned my nose up at X-O Manowar and Bloodshot, I scoffed at the idea that the …

Will Attack On Titan Be The New Walking Dead? Many Stores Not Yet Prepared…

Two facts are relevant here. In its first week on sale in Japan, the thirteenth volume of Hajime Isayama’s Attack On Titan manga, sold 1.4 million copies, including 270,000 for the deluxe limited edition version, from a print run of 2 3/4 …

Live(ish) From The Games Shop – Trials Fusion, Final Fantasy XIV, Conception 2, Finn & Jakes Epic Quest

By Jared Cornelius Welcome back to Live(ish) From The Games Shop, It’s another week of video games for a real niche audience.  I’m not going to lie to you, this might be the toughest week if you want a new …

Bruce Timm’s Batman: Strange Days Now On-Line

Here it is, Bruce Timm’s tribute to Batman for the 75th Anniversary. Batman: Strange Days premiered last night on Cartoon Network but now you can see it here.

Tuesday Morning Runaround – The Size Of Jack Kirby’s Life

LE KIRBY KRACKLE A giant Jack Kirby visual biography is being published in France, a 384 page hardcover vovering his life and work from 1917 to 1965, by Jean Depelley. A second volume covering 1966 to 1994 will be issued …

SEGA Gives Sonic the Hedgehog a Much Needed Boom

 By Gareth Spriggs After almost 23 years, SEGA have decided to give its blue mascot a western retool. On February 6th, SEGA officially announced its new spin-off in the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise, Sonic Boom. The reboot, which consists of …

Adventure Time Exclusive: Jeremy Shada, The Voice Of Finn, Takes Us Behind The Scenes

Digging into Adventure Time from all sorts of angles.

Monica’s Gang To Become Monica And Friends In The USA

Monica’s Gang is one of the most successful comics around, and certainly America’s best selling comic. It just happens to mostly sell in South America. Brazil to be specific, around 400,000 an issue, though a recent “kiss” cover issue saw …

Dennis Barger Addresses The Comic Industry On Readers, Powerpuff Girls And Being The Villain

Dennis Barger, Co-Owner of Wonderworld Comics, Taylor, MI, writes, Let me start this letter out with a cliché…children are the future of this industry. If you do not subscribe to this philosophy, then you might as well stop reading right …