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The Artistic Process – Francis Manapul On Detective Comics #34

Back in August, Francis Manapul concluded his run with Brian Buccellato on Detective Comics with issue #34. Over on his blog/tumbler, Manapul posted some of his thumbnails to rough sketches to finished pencils process and it’s fascinating to see how …

Francis Manapul’s NYCC Batman Poster Also Doubles As A Handy Subway Map

So if you get lost, you have no one else to blame but Batman. And remember folks, this is the last NYCC where Batman publisher DC Comics will actually be in New York. Next year, they’ll all have to fly …

Francis Manapul On All The Flash Ideas He Never Got Round To…

Francis Manapul and Brian Buccelato are leaving Flash for Detective Comics. But what ideas did they have but never got round to? Manapul posted a scene entitled Flash At The Salt Flats to Instagram… FLASH: “I wanted to show you …

Live From The Comic Shop – The Flash, Tom Strong, Five Ghosts, Sledge-hammer 44, Black Science, Pretty Deadly

This week is rightly being described as “massive” for comics, given the Thanksgiving holiday, it seems like companies would very much like you to be reading comics while noshing on a turkey drumstick or in the post-food haze of couch …

Detective Comics, NYCC – Wednesday Trending Topics

What other DC NYCC announcements are coming, I wonder…? Because the comic that Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato are leaving The Flash to work on… is Detective Comics. Manapul and Buccellato made Flash a very art-focused book, channeling the experimentation …

Reverse Flash Hides Its Title In The Art

From today’s Flash #23.1 Reverse Flash #1, we get this scene towards the end of the book. Could it be… DC Comics Unleashes? A new anthology title? A weekly comic? Then I turned the page. Hiding spoiler-specific stuff… Always useful …

The Last Nine Pages Of Flash #15, Together

Along with Batwoman, The Flash from the pen of Francis Manapul, is one of the few DC New 52 comics that is trying something new with the form. Using rarely uses artistic tools to tell stories.Such as the below from …

A New Teen Titans Comic For 2013 And More At Las Vegas Comic Con

Jason Bentley reported from the DC Nation Panel at Las Vegas Comic Con this weekend; At the Las Vegas Comic Con – the second comic convention happening in Las Vegas this weekend – Scott Lobdell talked about a lot of …

Meet Nicholas Mowdy, AKA Snickers19510, An Aspiring Artist, Rob Granito-Style

Using the name Snickers19510 over on Etsy, an “artist” named Nicholas Mowdy has some amazing artwork for sale at dirt cheap prices. For example, there’s this awesome rendition of Superman and Batman that he has posted for sale for only …

Talking About The DC Relaunch At Calgary, Philadelphia And On Twitter

Photo by Mikey Be Two comic conventions this weekend, two chances to talk to DC creators about the Relaunch. At the Calgary Expo, the DC Nation Panel showed off art from a number of books, matched to the creators attending …

Francis Manapul On Leaving Flash… In A Flash (UPDATE)

Artist Francis Manapul didn’t draw last week’s issue of Flash, Scott Kolins did, despite Francis being listed in the solicitions, and the book having been rescheduled after previous issues were late. Francis is also no longer listed on upcoming issues, …