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Multiversity: Pax Americana – It’s Not Just Watchmen. It’s All Star Superman, Annihilator And Wanted Too!

Multiversity: Pax Americana by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely, the book that made Jupiter’s Legacy even later, is out today and it it stunning. Absolutely stunning, from beginning to end. Focussing on the Charlton Heroes of the DC Multiverse, it …

In One Week, In Two Weeks – Django/Zorro, Unchained

On Wednesday, we get the launch of Django/Zorro, Grindhouse, Itty Bitty Mask, Resurrectionists, Kitchen, Bigger Bang, Drifter, All New Captain America, Captain America & The Mighty Avengers, Spider-Verse, Hawd Tales, Deep State,  and Victorian Secret Steam Queens. The week after? Batman ’66: The …

A Jupiter’s Legacy Prequel By Mark Millar And Wilfredo Torres – With Frank Quitely Covers

So that’s what Mark Millar was teasing last week. Image Comics is to publish a prequel to Millar and Frank Quitely‘s Jupiters Legacy comic, to be written by Miller, with art by picked-by-Quitely Wilfredo Torres, a ten issue series set in …

Deconstructing Morrison Part 2: Flex Mentallo, And The Conflict Of Concept And Object

By Adam X. Smith After Joe Colewood and I did a piece discussing the merits of Grant Morrison’s Multiversity #1, it dawned on me that I was nowhere near as qualified to critique Grant Morrison’s work as I had initially …

16 Pieces Of Art From The DC Comics Multiversity Panel, With Grant Morrison, Cameron Stewart And Friends

By David Dissanayake And here we are at DC Comics’ The Multiversity panel with Grant Morrison, Cameron Stewart, and Eddie Berganza.  Grant began the panel. “I’m not even me! I’m the evil version of Grant from Earth-3!”  “I started this in 2006 right after 52. It’s …

Mark Millars’ Upcoming Projects – With Sean Gordon Murphy, Bryan Hitch And Something Very New

We mentioned Mark Millar had a mangaesque Millarworld project on the books that he was looking for artists for. But there’s more to come. Millar writes, Today I’m writing a project you haven’t heard about with an artist I’ve never …

As Grant Morrison’s Multiversity Is Scheduled For August, We Find All The Art We Can (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Two more!   Original article below:  CBR have been allowed to announce the scheduling of Grant Morrison’s Multiversity series that has been long in the preparation, for August… Each issue will be 40 pages in length, featuring art by …

More Clips And Images From Tonight’s Frank Quitely Documentary

Yesterday, we looked at the Frank Quitely documentary, part of the What Do Artists Do All Day strand on BBC Two Scotland tonight at 10pm and BBC Four soon. As we said yesterday, those in the UK not living in …

Reading Starlight #1 And Jupiter’s Legacy #4 – And Realising Just How Much Mark Millar Likes The Incredibles

When promotional images were first released, we noticed some similarities between the images seen in Starlight #1, out this week, and Pixar’s movie The Incredibles, a film writer Mark Millar had stated was his favourite Pixar movie by quite a …

Frank Quitely, The Documentary Airs Tomorrow Night On The BBC. Trailer And Screencaps…

“Ideally you want to be a couple of months ahead on a project. But I rarely am.” – Frank Quitely. BBC Scotland have made a documentary about Frank Quitely, part of their What Do Artists Do All Day, airing tomorrow. …

Jupiter’s Legacy Slips From October To January, But Tops Advance Reorder Chart

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where …

Jupiter’s Legacy #3 Vs The Dark Knight Returns

In today’s Jupiter’s Legacy, it’s time for the Utopian to face up to the children. But is it Millar Time… or is it Miller Time? Well, first it’s JMS time, as Utopian chooses to be “Grounded” with the common man. …

DC Comics’ Graphic Novels And Collections For 2014 – Starting With Frank Quitely.

Years before All Star Superman, years before New X-Men, even before Flex Mentallo, Frank Quitely contributed to the much-mourned Big Books line from Piranha Press for DC Comics, anthologies of themed short stories. Graphic Ink: The DC Comics Art of …

First Review – Jupiter’s Legacy #2 by Mark Millar, Frank Quitely, Pete Doherty and Rob Miller

The first issue of Jupiter’s Legacy was a generation gap drama made super. The parents don’t understand the kids, the kids don’t understand the parents, each can level a city block with an eyebrow. Two months later, the second issue …

DC To Give Away All Star Superman #1 In Print And Digital On Superman Day For Man Of Steel

DC are labelling Wednesday June 14th as Superman Day, alongside the release of the Man Of Steel movie in the US on the Friday. Bleeding Cool have previously noted how scenes from All Star Superman by Grant Morrison and Frank …

Grant Morrison Wants To Make A Superhero Out Of You

At a Warner Bros Burbank event to celebrate Grant Morrison’s work at DC (including Action Comics biscuits, right), he talked about the upcoming Multiversity series. And how it is intended to turn the reader into a superhero. Oh balls, I’m …

The Ridiculous Legal Challenges Against Jupiter’s Legacy

Last year, the then-upcoming comic Jupiter’s Children by Mark Millar and Frank Quitely changed its name to Jupiter’s Legacy. At the time, Millar said “We just preferred it when we were playing around with finished logos and decided to tweak …

So How Did Jupiter’s Legacy Get Those 150,000 Pre-Orders Anyway?

Yesterday, we reported Rob Liefeld’s tweet that Jupiter’s Legacy, the new comic from Mark Millar and Frank Quitely, has received over 150,000 preorders. Which may well put it at the top of the chart. But how did it acheive such …