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How To Access The Marvel DCU For Free… On PC, On iPhone, On Android

The Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited digital subscription service, where thousands of comics have been made available for all-you-can-eat consumption, has been arranged in Beta for compatability with iOS, dropping the Flash language version that prevented it before. But in doing …

Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited Comes To iPad And IPhone

It’s still just in beta. But it’s on its way, Marvel’s all-you-can-eat digital service, the Marvel DCU, to be available on Apple devices such as the iPad, iPhone and iTouch, now that Flash is no longer needed…

DC Brings Back Kid Eternity For The New 52 – So What Will Get Canned?

Wired reports that in July, DC Comics are launching a new 52 series, National Comics, a book that will switch the spotlight character every issue. The first four will be Eternity, Madame X, Rose And Thorn, and Looker. Jeff Lemire …

Has Flashpoint Become Fiction In The New DCU?

A couple of panels in the new issue of Justice League Dark #3 may be rather revealing. They appear to show the Flashpoint comics Secret Seven and Deadman And The Flying Graysons that starred Shade and Deadman, existing in the …

DC Relaunch Month Two Checklist

Here’s the lineup for the month… note Justice League #2 is shipping seven weeks after the first…

DC Comics Second Print Gallery

On comic book shelves this week, the first of the DC Relaunch second prints… and everything looking reddish. Then there’s the second prints for Justice League and Justice League Combo… and a third print for Justice League #1

All Crisis Events Removed From DC Continuity (UPDATE)

That’s according to Dan DiDio, co-publisher of DC Comics who posted on Facebook the following note; So that’s no Crisis On Infinite Earths, Identity Crisis, Infinite Crisis or Final Crisis. Probably no Zero Hour either. Of course that does take …

Action Comics #2 “Goes To Backorder” (UPDATE)

I’ve been told that orders for Action Comics #2 have “gone to backorder” on Diamond Comic Distributors’ site, which means retailers are currently unable to increase their orders for the title without being sure they’ll get copies. All available copies …

Dan DiDio’s Spinning Plates At DC Comics

Over the past few weeks I’ve been hearing disquiet emanating from the offices of 1700 Broadway. You may have thought that the unquestionable success of the relaunch would have been cause for celebration at DC Comics and amongst its freelance …

A Comic Show – Aaron And Anna Argue Catwoman

Back to the Florida comic shop, A Comic Shop, that can. Aaron boasts that he still has all the New 52 comics, first prints, in stock before he goes through this week’s comics with Anna Young. Who sings. And argues …

Jim Shooter On Amending The Legion Of Superheroes (UPDATE)

Artist Francis Manapul has responded, below; On a recent blog entry discussing marriages in comics, Jim Shooter reprints a synopsis to his editor for a two part Legion Of Superheroes story, during which he says; About 30 years later, in …

DC Through The Eyes Of A Marvel Zombie: Bats, Cats And Chicks by Heather Kenealy

Heather Kenealy is a Marvel Zombie. She’s putting herself through the task of reading the DC relaunch in its entirety, a comic universe of which she is only vaguely familiar… Hey, light week this time. Only twelve books! So let’s …

No More Mutants: 52 Problems by Andrew Wheeler

Andrew Wheeler writes for Bleeding Cool The DC reboot is creating the wrong kind of buzz again this week with the launch of Catwoman #1. There are spoilers ahead for those who haven’t read it, but you’ve probably heard how …

And Finally… Now Marvel Buys DC YouTube Keywords. That End Up On Porn Star’s Videos.

Bleeding Cool recently pointed out how DC Comics had bought Twitter search keywords for the likes of Marvel, Spider-Man, Iron Man and X-Men. So it naturally behooves us to point out when Marvel appears to have does similar, buying DC …

Creative Changes For Month Four Of The DC Relaunch

We know how committed DC Comics is to keeping these books on time. Like it’s a religion or something. Well, the Spanish Inquisition has been at December’s solicitations… So what changes are coming on board for Month Four of the …

JT Krul Leaves Green Arrow, Stays On Captain Atom

Well I had heard rumours. Now JT Krul posts on Facebook; Hey everyone! Effective as of issue #4, I will no longer be writing Green Arrow. As many of you know, Oliver Queen is one of my favorite characters in …

Rumours Of DC Relaunch Creative Changes Abound

At the end of last week, I received a shedload of rumours from respected individuals in the industry claiming there were major changes afoot at the DC Relaunch. And even though the sources were very separate, some of the stories …

DC Relaunch: The Ray #1 by Palmiotti, Gray and Igle

The Washington Post has news of a new DC Comics mini-series coming in December, a relaunch of the Quality Comics character The Ray, by Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray and Jamal Igle. Palmiotti and Gray wrote The Ray in Uncle Sam …