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Image Watch: Talking Wayward With Jim Zub And Steve Cummings

By David Dissanayake  The more I read about the new ongoing Wayward by Image Comics, the more intrigued I became. Co-created by Jim Zub and Steve Cummings, Wayward is a story about teenage heroine Rori, a half-Irish, half-Japanese girl from Ireland …

Wayward Manor Is A Bit Wayward In Terms Of Gameplay

By Jared Cornelius When I sit down to write reviews I’ve found it to be pretty easy most of the time.  A game like Shovel Knight, or a comic like Andre The Giant Life & Legend that I got a lot of enjoyment out …

Sandman Overture #3 Is A Total Continuity Geekfest. And I Love It.

Sandman Overture #3 is released today, continuing the story of Dream and Dream Cat wandering reality together, towards their fate, revealed in Sandman #1. And it’s a total geekfest. So very, very pretty. We get the planet Tharn from Legion …

The Sandman Movie In Pre-Production And No More Signings For Neil Gaiman

Alejandra Bodden just reported from the Neil Gaiman panel at SDCC that the big news is two fold: The Sandman movie is in pre-production stage. And according to Gaiman’s assistant, Cat Mihos, that Gaiman will continue to do tours but …

New Edition Of Dave McKean’s Dustcovers For Sandman, Also Dreamstates and New Stories By McKean and Gaiman In Each

At the Diamond Retailers Appreciation lunch at San Diego Comic Con, Bob Wayne announced for Vertigo the upcoming Dustcovers book for Sandman artwork by Dave McKean, and also a book Dreamstates which will include new Sandman stories in each by …

Papercutz’ Super Genius Announces The Return Of The ‘Lost’ Comics – Neil Gaiman’s Lady Justice, Mr. Hero, And Teknophage For San Diego Comic Con

If you’ve ever met Papercutz Editor-in-Chief Jim Salicrup, you’ll know that his fandom of Neil Gaiman’s work is probably only matched by his Smurfiness. Long ago in a galaxy far away, we got chatting about Mr. Gaiman’s work and he …

Live(ish) From The Games Shop – Wayward Manor, Pinball Arcade Season 3, Abyss Odyssey, Magic 2015

By Jared Cornelius Welcome back to Live(ish) From The Games Shop.  It’s another week of the maddening summer lull and it seems that the major publishers and developers are content to leave money on the table with another blank slate of retail …

Gone Amazon Fishing – DC Mad Libs, Neil Gaiman, Walking Dead And Jim Henson

It wasn’t that long since we did a spot of Amazon fishing. But there’s always plenty of fish in the sea… DC gets a DC Comics Super Hero Mad Libs, published by Price Stern Sloan. DC Comics Superhero Mad Libs features …

The Truth Is A Hall In The Barbican, With Neil Gaiman And Friends

Last night, I have the great pleasure of not going to see Monty Python (I’ll save that for another night) but instead spend a night out in London with Neil Gaiman telling me stories. He has revived his Sydney Opera …

When An Adaptation Becomes A New World – Neil Gaiman And P. Craig Russell’s Graveyard Book Volume 1

I’ve experienced a modicum of debate in my time over the role of adaptations into the comics medium from prose novels, film, or TV properties and even those with a great respect for the comics medium often undervalue a work …

Looking Inside Dynamite’s Humble Bundle

I’ve been covering the Humble Dynamite 10th Anniversary Bundle for the last week and decided I was going to go ahead and buy/donate this week. I spent $15.91 on the bundle. I meant to spend $16 but as I adjusted …

American Gods – The Latest One That Got Away From HBO

Preacher was going to be a TV show at HBO. Then it wasn’t. And AMC picked it up instead. Walking Dead was going to be a TV show on HBO. Then it wasn’t. Then AMC picked it up. American Gods …

Neil Gaiman Cosplaying As Badger From The Wind In The Willows

Just one of a series of author photographs by Cambridge Jones, with the subject dressed up as a favourite childhood literary character, including Terry Pratchett as Just William and Terry Jones as Rupert The Bear. And yes, Neil Gaiman (above) …

Things To Do In London In July If You Like Comics – Neil Gaiman, Melinda Gebbie, Steve Rude, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Dave Gibbons, Robert Crumb And More

I live in London. And it seems that, in 2014, it’s The Year Of Comics. So many cool things happening in and around the city. Here’s what’s coming up in the coming month – feel free to send in your …

A Look Inside Alice Cooper And Neil Gaiman’s Soon To Be Remastered The Last Temptation

There is more Alice Cooper related previews today. This one is from a remastered project from the past. In 1994, rocker Alice Cooper, writer Neil Gaiman and artist Michael Zulli collaborated on a horror themed three-issue series called The Last Temptation. It was done in conjunction …

Warren Ellis, Grant Morrison, Neil Gaiman, Tori Amos, Bryan Talbot And Dave McKean At The British Library In Video (Lots Of It)

I went to a few of these. However I didn’t have the chutzpah to hold my phone up filming it all. Ramon Vitral did. And thanks to him and his blog, we now have these appearances and performances at the British …

Dynamite Entertainment’s Full September 2014 Solicitations

Here we have the full solicitations for Dynamite Entertainment for their books shipping September 2014. Included here are new series Ex-Con, Red Sonja: The Black Tower, Dawn/Vampirella, The Bionic Woman Season Four, Alice Cooper and Purgatori. Quite the diverse offering …

Neil Gaiman And Adam Rex Capture The Charm Of Reading In Chu’s First Day Of School

When Neil Gaiman and Adam Rex collaborated on their children’s illustrated book Chu’s Day, it climbed to the top of the New York Times Best-seller List with graceful ease, but it didn’t really occur to me even then that there …