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What A Difference A Court Case Makes To Marvel Comics’ Credits

Recently, the estate of Jack Kirby represented by lawyer Marc Toberoff was to take Marvel and Disney to the Supreme Court. In a case that, if won, would have redefined work for hire and creator ownership for the whole of …

Process Art For Captain Victory #3 By Nathan Fox

Here is some process art for Captain Victory and the Galactic Rangers #3 out Wednesday. Pencils and inks are by Nathan Fox, colors are by Brad Simpson and letters are by Simon Bowland. And of course the comic is based on characters by …

The Settlement Received By Jack Kirby’s Estate From Marvel And Disney For Not Going To The Supreme Court

At the New York Comic Con, one of the oft-discussed stories was the settlement between the estate of the late Jack Kirby, co-creator of the Hulk, Fantastic Four, Avengers, Captain America, X-Men, Silver Surfer and so much, represented by Marc …

Grant Morrison Draws Jack Kirby’s Captain Victory And The Galactic Rangers

For the final issue of their latest series Captain Victory and the Galactic Rangers, Dynamite is pulling in the big names. Series regular Nathan Fox is joined by Benjamin Marra, Dan McDaid, Jim Mahfood, Michel Fiffe, Nick Dragotta, Tradd Moore, and some guy named …

“It Gives Me The Kind Of Tingles That I Can’t Even Describe In Mixed Company” – Joe Casey Talks Working on Captain Victory

The cosmic saga of Captain Victory and the Galactic Rangers continues with the fourth issue. The Rangers risk destruction to find their lost captain and a legacy of violence catches up to our heroes – both of them! Byron Brewer …

This Captain America Is Not By Jack Kirby

No, this Captain America sketch, though signed from Jack Kirby, is not by Jack Kirby. Not even a little bit. That doesn’t stop it being sold on eBay as if it were by Jack Kirby for $2000 Australian dollars. The listing …

Stan Lee’s Final Battle, by Patrick Willems (VIDEO)

At the edge of space and time, Stan Lee must face his final challenge: Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko! CAST Jacob Torpey as Stan Lee Michael Curran as Jack Kirby Matt Torpey as Steve Ditko Chad Ruhle as the narrator …

Free On Bleeding Cool – Kirby: Genesis #0

Though Jack Kirby’s birthday was yesterday, Dynamite wanted to do one more free comic in honor of The King. Kirby: Genesis #0 was the kicking off point for Dynamite’s big Kirby-centric event from a few years back. The issue was …

Free On Bleeding Cool – Captain Victory And The Galactic Rangers #1

In honor of Jack Kirby’s birthday, Dynamite has sent over the latest version of one of his creations: Captain Victory And The Galactic Rangers. This first issue is written by Joe Casey and drawn by Nathan Fox, Jim Rugg and …

Wake Up And Draw Like Jack Kirby For His 97th Birthday (UPDATE x2)

All hail the King! #WakeUpAndDraw Couldn’t wait! Happy Birthday to Jack Kirby! pic.twitter.com/41kPcBpz0j — Jerry Ordway (@JerryOrdway) August 28, 2014 Quick #WakeUpAndDraw for Jack Kirby’s birthday. Long live the King! pic.twitter.com/gPl4AcUdmE — Dave Howlett (@paskettiwestern) August 28, 2014 for King …

The Return Of The Double Page Spread – From Superman To Saga, Today

It was said that the rise of digital comics would kill the double page spread. Hell, I think I sad it at some point. But this was backed by folks like Jim Lee, who saw his own style changing to …

Pete Woods Sketches Some New New Gods For Godhead

Today’s DC Comics give you a little look ahead at the Green Lanterns/New Gods crossover series Godhead running through the Lantern books in coming months. We know Bekka, daughter of Himon. We know Lightray. We know Metron. We are even …

An Inhuman Number Of Variants On Their Way…

The future of comics starring Stan Lee and Jack Kirby‘s The Inhumans character at Marvel are very important to the publisher, which is why the big names of Matt Fraction and Joe Madueira were originally put on the Inhuman series. …

Things To Do In New York This Week If You Like Comics

Monday, August 25th The ninety-sixth meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 7 pm at BHQFU, 34 Avenue A (near 3rd Street) in New York.  The event will be free and …

Marvel’s 75th Anniversary – 1960′s & 1970′s Video History

To go along with their 75th anniversary, Marvel comics is producing a series of videos looking at the history of their comics. Here we get the 1960′s and 1970′s where the Marvel Age of comics began.

Pete Woods, Redesigning The New Gods With Glee

Pete Woods tweeted this weekend, When DC Comics asks you to redesign the New Gods do you decline because haters gonna hate, or do you dive in with glee? I know my answer. — Pete Woods (@thatpetewoods) August 16, 2014 …

The Kirby Museum Responds To Stolen Goods Claim

The Kirby Museum has responded to a report involving stolen merchandise that we ran a few days back. In the initial article Greg Theakston put out a press release stating his plans to file a stolen goods report with the …

Stolen Goods Report Filed Against The Jack Kirby Museum

By Tony Panaccio Jack Kirby just cannot get any respect these days. With Guardians of the Galaxy heating up in theatres, with scads of screen credits for just about every comic book creator who has ever worked on those characters …