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Extended Looks At The Shadow And The Spider

This week we see The Shadow getting closer to the Girasol and the final issue of The Spider. Both books hit the shelves on the 19th. THE SHADOW #23 Chris Roberson (w) Giovanni Timpano (a) Alex Ross, Dean Motter (c) FC • …

Mark Waid Chats With Codename: Action And The Shadow’s Chris Roberson

Dynamite Entertainment loves doing peer-to-peer interviews and then sending them over to us. Well, all this week we get to see Mark Waid in action as interlocutor on behalf of Bleeding Cool. Here he sits down with Chris Roberson the …

A Savage Conversation – Chris Roberson Talks The Man Of Bronze

Doc Savage: Man Of Bronze has been out of the public eye for far too long, now Dynamite Entertainment has brought the character back with Chris Roberson at the helm. Roberson sits down with Ande Parks to talk about the …

Gibson, Wells and Kaluta – Chris Roberson Talks Shadow Inspirations

As Dynamite Entertainment continues their peer to peer interviews, who better to interview The Shadow writer Chris Roberson than master of the macabre himself Steve Niles. The two writers talk about inspiration and the Shadows of the past. STEVE NILES: …

The (Really) Reluctant Hero – Chris Roberson and Dennis Culver Talk Monkeybrain’s Edison Rex

By Alasdair Stuart Edison Rex was one of the first Monkeybrain Comics titles and remains one of the jewels in their crown. The story of an extremely reluctant villain-turned-hero, it’s mix of Silver Age superheroics, darkness and moments of pure …

Pop Culture Hounding People of the Year Chris Roberson & Allison Baker from Monkeybrain

By Chris Thompson After last week’s show featuring Mike Carey & Sean Phillips in conversation at Malta Comic Con 2013 (which you can listen to here) I’m pleased to bring you this very special interview with Pop Culture Hound’s People …

Disrespecting Cake Donuts And Calling Van Damme Great – Jai Nitz on Grimm: The Warlock

As the television series Grimm hits the midpoint of it’s third season, Dynamite Entertainment is chugging along with their comic adaptions. Jai Nitz takes the writing reins on this new four-part story that cross monster hunting with basketball. Chris Roberson caught up with …

Getting To The Heart Of Moriarty – David Liss Talks About The New Series

Sherlock Holmes has been one of the most popular and utilized literary characters in history. Along with the world’s greatest detective comes his cast of characters of Watson, Lestrade, Mrs. Hudson and of course… Moriarty. Well, Dynamite Entertainment is putting …

Sovereign, A New Comic From Chris Roberson And Paul Maybury – And Real Heroes From Bryan Hitch

Sovereign is a new comic from Chris Roberson, published by Image Comics in March. If you want a high concept, how about Lord Of The Rings But With Black People As Well. Clumsily inaccurate, but as Roberson puts it; So …

Tony Lee Talks About Starbucks… Not The Coffee Place, The Space Pilot

Dirk Benedict’s cigar smoking rogue Starbuck was one of the things that stood out from the original Battlestar Galactica series. Dynamite Entertainment is highlighting the character with his own mini-series written by Tony Lee. Chris Roberson chatted with Tony about …

Jeff Parker Stands The King’s Watch With The Phantom, Mandrake and Flash Gordon

Dynamite Entertainment has pulled together three of King’s Features most dynamic and well-loved icons and put them in the hands of Jeff Parker. Chris Roberson sat down with Parker to discuss the King’s Watch series and his heroes Flash Gordon, …

Chris Roberson Talks To Mike Raicht About The Shadow, Pulps, And Drawing Inspiration From Orson Welles

Ask most writers and they’ll tell you their love of reading started when they were young and turned on to a specific genre. Sometimes it’s science fictions, sometimes horror… for Chris Roberson it was the pulps and the radio shows …

Chris Roberson Talks With Jim Zub About The Shadow And His Batman-Influencing Role As The Original Dark Vigilante

Chris Roberson was raised in the 70s, but was constantly exposed to the pulp heroes of the previous generations. Jim Zub talked with him about The Shadow and taking the character out of his familiar urban setting. JIM ZUB: Given …

Chris Roberson Talks Our Man Flint, Captain Action And Wereterriers

Between his alternate history novels and his work with pulp heroes on the Masks series,  Chris Roberson was the perfect choice to tell the tale of those same pulp heroes when government legislation targeting them is passed. Jai Nitz caught …

Extinction Parade, Letter 44 And iZombie – What Difference Does A TV Announcement Make To The Aftermarket?

Three books. All relatively obscure. All now attached to television series. How does that affect the sale and value of back issue? Let’s take a look! For standard raw covers of Max Brooks’ Extinction Parade, they’ve been briskly selling at …

Roberson, Tobin, Sebela, And Williamson Talk Aliens, Predator And Prometheus At Dark Horse

Over at io9.com they chatted with the writers of the upcoming relaunch of the Aliens / Predator / Prometheus universe over at Dark Horse. Here are some of the highlights: Chris Roberson, writer for Aliens, said they won’t be doing anything directly …

Tony Lee Talks To Chris Roberson About Doc Savage

Tony Lee talks to Chris Roberson about working on Doc Savage for Dynamite; TL: Chris, you’re best known in comics fandom for your work in the Fables universe and iZombie, both for Vertigo. What brought you to this project? I’ve …

Chris Roberson Writes Doc Savage For Dynamite

In the throes of the cancellation of DC’s First Wave line, we learned that DC no longer had the rights to publish Doc Savage. Well now, thanks to Baltimore Comic Con, we have news on exactly where. And, yes, it’s …