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Halloween Gaming Finds – The Mars Attacks Dice Game

By Christopher Helton During the month of October, the minds of gamers tend to turn to thoughts of more scary games than they would normally play. Whether they turn to games of horror, conspiracy or general weirdness for a Halloween …

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 …

Sam Kieth Gets His Sci-Fi On With Mars Attacks: First Born

The celebrated creator of The Maxx, Sam Kieth is teaming once again with his The Hollows cohort Chris Ryall to tell an EC style Sci-Fi tale. Mars Attacks: First Born is a four-issue series written by Ryall, drawn by Kieth …

One Of These Things Is Not Like The Others – Mars Attacks, Judge Dredd, Stan Lee

IDW Publishing is heading out to Stan Lee’s Comikazi this weekend in Los Angeles. In attendance will be Editor-In-Chief Chris Ryall, Special Projects Editor Scott Dunbier and IDW President Greg Goldstein. As they get ready for IDW’s 15th anniversary. There …

Mars Attacks Kickstarter

Adam Levine writes; Yesterday Mars Attacks! hit Kickstarter in a big way. Last year marked 50 years of Martian Mayhem and, in collaboration with The Topps Company, the ray guns and the flying saucers have been brought to your tabletop …

From Cerebus To Chew To Strangers In Paradise To Rog-2000, All The Mars Attacks #1 Incentive Covers

I’m not sure what is more unexpected, Terry Moore’s Strangers In Paradise or John Byrne’s Rog-2000. But here are all the incentive covers for the five issue Mars Attacks series from IDW shipping in January, two per issue. The back …

IDW Launches Mars Attacks Honey Boo Boo Mini-Series?

It was an aside in an NYCC report from Bleeding Cool . I thought it may have been a gag. But if so, they repeated it yesterday. Announced at the Long Beach Comic Con IDW panel yesterday, from February, IDW …

Doesn’t The Mars Attacks Box Set Look Great?

Here’s how it originally looked back in 1962… Photo taken in Orbital Comics, London.

Twelve Thoughts About Twelve Comics – Mars Attacks, Wonder Woman, Snarked, Crossed Badlands, Daredevil, Before Watchmen: Comedian, Batwoman, Saga, Astonishing X-Men, Walking Dead, Daredevil And Elephantman

A look through a bunch of this week’s comics. There may be minor spoilers but I try to avoid anything too gratuitous, like saying that at the end of Walking Dead #99.. Sorry, too late. We’re off! The new Mars …

Dredd. Coming This Fall. On The Back Of Mars Attacks.

Firstly I’m told by one retailer than the box sets of all the Mars Attacks covers look totally awesome. Then I’m told by another about the image on the back of Mars Attacks #1. I saw British police standing around …

Your Weekly Shaky – Mars Attacks

From Shaky Kane, a new image every week… this time a cover from an upcoming issue of Mars Attacks from IDW…

All 58 Mars Attacks #1 Covers

Mars Attacks #1 from IDW will come in 58 cover varieties… 56 normal and 2 special variants. Bleeding Cool is happy to present them all… do enjoy. Here’s the relevant info. “#1-54: All original art from the 1962 card set …

Sunday Trending Topics: Fool Me Once… A Year

So that’s over for another year. Gotta admit I’m one of those people who finds April Fools the most annoying internet day of the year, but there were a few good ones this time around — notably IDW’s Mars Attacks …

Mars Attacks Is Not A Broadway Musical Written By John Layman. But It Should Be.

Two days ago, I got the Mars Attacks To Be A Broadway Play press release from IDW. I didn’t run it for three reasons. First, I was going to bed at the time. Secondly, I forgot to run it when …

Full Set Of Original Mars Attacks Cards

All 55 of the original Mars Attacks bubblegum cards, later to inspire the Tim Burton movie of the same name, have been uploaded to Flickr for your appreciation. I really rather like the Burton film. You’ll recognise a lot of …