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DC Comics Has Twice As Many $2.99 Comics In December Than Everyone Else Put Together

The DC Non-3D Motion Cover comics are $2.99 in comic stores. But $3.99 on US news stands…. a bit like Marvel’s used to be. You know, when they were on news stands. But it is worth applauding DC Comics for …

Copperhead And Batgirl Battle It Out Over Advance Reorders

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 …

32 Thoughts About 32 Comics – Batman Eternal, Multiversity, Thor, Original Sin, Uncanny Avengers, Uncanny X-Men, Wolverine & The X-Men, Miles Morales, Trees, Supreme, Sirens, All New X-Men, Deadpool, Gwen Stacy, Superior Spider-Man, The Shadow, Solar, Purgatori, The Wicked + The Divine, Devilers, Translucid, Bionic Woman, Hellraiser, Storyteller, Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends, Cataclysm, Turtles In Time, X-Files, Transformers, Maxx, Littlest Pet Shop And Judge Dredd

Another week, another lovely batch of comic books to read through… so what takes your fancy today? Stephanie Brown gets some fatherly advice regarding using mobile devices while driving, in Batman Eternal.   Simon Bisley doesn’t so much draw Thor …

Satellite Sam And The Limestone Caves Of Fire In 2015

Back in January, Matt Fraction talked about the scope and future of Satellite Sam, his Image comic with Howard Chaykin.  “The Death of Satellite Sam,” “Satellite Sam and the Snuff-Fuck Kinescope,” and “Satellite Sam and the Limestone Caves of Fire.” …

In One Week, In Two Weeks – The Call Of The Sirens

This week sees the launch of Booster Gold, Oddly Normal, George Perez‘s Sirens, Purgatori, Itty Bitty Bunnies and Six Million Dollar Man Season #4. And the week after brings launches for GI Joe, Roche Limit, Aliens: Fire And Stone, A …

A Jonathan Hickman Page From This Years’s CBLDF Liberty Annual

The CBLDF Liberty Annual 2014, supporting the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, is publishing by Image Comics on the 8th October –  with the Final Order Cut-Off date set for Monday. The writers on the comic are Jeff Parker, Stan Sakai, …

Cover Variants: Midtown Exclusives On Wytches, Axis, Death Of Wolverine, Thor, Doctor Who And Sabrina

Midtown Comics is offering seven exclusive variant covers in October, six of which will be out just in time for New York Comic-Con…   Death Of Wolverine #3 and #4 – Previously announced, the last two of their four connecting …

Wytches, All-New Captain America And Pax Americana Exclusives For CBLDF Retailer Membership Drive

Last week, Scott Snyder gave a little teaser of a Cliff Chiang Wytches #1 cover…. @cliffchiang Wytches #1 variant tease pic.twitter.com/1rYHQbczjv — Scott Snyder (@Ssnyder1835) September 3, 2014 What a tease! Well we know what it is… An exclusive cover …

Alex Ross’ Cover for Kurt Busiek’s Tooth And Claw #2

Their careers were forged together on Marvels. And now Alex Ross is giving Kurt Busiek a hand with a variant cover to Tooth And Claw #2, announced now to help push retailers’ orders as the Final Order Cut-Off date comes …

Scott Snyder And Jock’s Wytches #1 Gets Exclusive Visits From Cliff Chiang, Becky Cloonan, Francesco Francavilla, Dustin Nguyen, Sean Murphy And Bill Sienkiewicz

On October 8, Image Comics will publish the first issue of the new series Wytches by Scott Snyder and Jock. You might have expected there would be variant covers to launch the series. And there are. And lots of retailers …

Top 100 Selling Graphic Novels In August In Comic Stores – Thanos, The Infinity Seller

Based on sales to the North American direct market of comic books by Diamond Comic Distributors, these are the best selling graphic novels or comic collections  in August 2014. The Marvel OGN Thanos: Infinity Revelation by Jim Starlin  leads the …

We’ll Be Getting A Second Volume Of Trees From Warren Ellis And Jason Howard

In his newsletter, Warren Ellis lets us know, Making notes on what I’m calling TREES: TWO FORESTS because Jason has apparently decided that I have to write it until I die. Also that he’s going to be making these…

Greg Capullo To Leave Batman In 16 Issues – And Bring Back The Creech With Scott Snyder (UPDATE)

Thanks to Bleeding Cool Editor-In-Chief Hannah Means-Shannon, we’ve been hearing about Greg Capullo‘s Spotlight panel at at Baltimore Comic Con. Which included Greg’s plans on DC Comics’ Batman title – that he has sixteen issues more to draw on the …

In One Week, In Two Weeks… Dead Wolverines, Ended Futures And Copperhead

This Wednesday we have the launch of Project Strikefile, Copperhead, Rot & Ruin , Prometheus: Fire And Stone, Annihilator, Teen Dog, Wilds End, Dawn/Vampirella,  plenty of DC Futures End titles and dead Wolverines. The week after? Oddly Normal #1… DARK HORSE COMICS ABE …

28 Thoughts About 28 Comics – Uncanny X-Men, Kung Fu Bible Classics, Batman Eternal, The Death Of Wolverine, Blood Queen, Dejah Mars, Hawkeye Vs Deadpool, Avengers World, Moon Knight, Southern Bastards, Star-Lord, Miracleman, God Is Dead, Extinction Parade, Uber, Alice Cooper, Chaos, Ex Con, Mars Attacks, Indestructible, My Little Pony, Red Sonja, Rogue Trooper, Turok, Squidder, Twilight Zone, Silent Hill and Angry Birds

Okay, so it’s been gone a while. A mix of conventions, surgery and seeing to the kids during the summer holiday. But X Thoughts About X Comics is back… so how about we start looking at today’s comics on a …

Terry Dodson’s Red Widow, To Red Skin, To Red One From Image Comics Next Year

Early this week, we gave a look at the new cover to Terry Dodson‘s Red Widow, now renamed due to legal concerns as Red Skin, for the launch of the first volume, Welcome To America, in France next month. The …

Who Wants To Be In Morning Glories? Even If It Costs You Your Life?

Morning Glories artist Joe Eisma makes the offer…. Morning Glories fans—you, yes YOU, can be a part of the book.  After 40+ issues, it’s getting to be an issue coming up with looks for the various students, guards, and other background …

The Wicked + The Divine Tops Advance Reorders Again, This Time Thanks To Kevin Wada

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 …