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Amazon Glitchwatch – Annotated Sandman Vol 3 61% Off Six Months Before It Goes On Sale

This probably won’t be up for long. Not at this price. But the Annotated Sandman Vol. 3 is currently listed on Amazon for $19.71, compared to the $49.99 cover price. That’s 61% off. Published in October 2014, this is far cheaper than …

Bleeding Cool Hosts J.H. Williams III Talking Process On Sandman: Overture And His Life In Art At Asbury Park Comic Con – With Full Audio

When I got an e-mail last January while traveling in the UK from Cliff Galbraith, one of the co-founders of Asbury Park Comic Con asking me if I would be interested in hosting a panel with J.H. Williams III in …

Sandman Overture #3, A Spaghetti Western Of A Comic For July, According To Gaiman

DC Comics lists Sandman Overture #3 for publication in a month’s time, the 30th of April. But I don’t think anyone believes that, do you? Not even DC Comics. The armies of the night are gathering. The universe is beginning …

Live From The Comic Shop – Sandman: Overture, The Wake, Revenge, Rocky & Bullwinkle, Silver Surfer

It’s been a struggle this winter to make it to the shop on a regular basis with snowstorms well-timed for Wednesdays and general lurginess sweeping the world, it seems, but today it was time to find some true grit, if …

Sandman Overture #2 Is Just Bloody Beautiful

So we waited. And waited. And it was worth every second, Sandman Overture #2 is published today, and it is as beautiful and wondrous a comic book as issue 1 last year. Any excuse to read that first issue should …

DC Comics Is Getting Into Convention Exclusive Covers At ECCC

DC Comics has released the two exclusive covers they’ll be offering up at Emerald City Comicon March 28th through the 30th. The will be available at the DCE booth all weekend. The two comics they are offering are: BATMAN #29  …

How To Sneak Preview Sandman Overture #2 Early, In San Francisco

This Saturday, the  Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco will have special guest JH Williams III popping by to their Sandman exhibition for a presentation from 7pm to 9pm. This is the print of his work being made available exclusively …

The Fades’ Jack Thorne Writing The Sandman Movie‏

I’m guessing Thorne has got a real affinity for Gaiman’s work, if not even a good relationship with the writer. Most importantly, he can certainly write.

Comics Interviewer Bill Baker Dies, Aged 55

From the Daily Press, ESCANABA – William M. Baker, 55, of 505 S. 15th St., Escanaba, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at his home of natural causes. Funeral arrangements for William M. Baker are incomplete with the Crawford Funeral …

Essential 8 Comics For Reaching The Comic Book Curious – Why Allie Brosh is a Bigger Deal than Batman

By Erik Grove When I got married, I was wearing Superman boxer shorts. I wore a Superman t-shirt under my black sports coat and my groomsmen wore Batman t-shirts. My nephew? He was the ring bearer and he was Robin. …

Sandman Overture Slips #2 Further Into March

It was originally solicited to come out in December, two months after issue 1. But Sandman Overture #2 by Neil Gaiman and JH Williams III was late and was resolicited to come out in February. Then it slipped into the …

Neil Gaiman Updates On American Gods’ New TV Deal, Plus Anansi Boys Headed For BBC Adaptation

He also hints that things weren’t going so smoothly at HBO.

When Neil Gaiman Helped Out On Watchmen, This Is What He Got In Return

13thDimension gets a first look at the Watchmen Artifact Edition from IDW. And a page from Neil Gaiman. Did we know that Neil took part in the creation of the comic? We do now… In fact, I was talking to …

Neil Gaiman’s American Gods Optioned For Series By FreemantleMedia

This is pretty bittersweet news.

Sandman Overture Covers To Get Metallic Inked

Ahead of the Final Order Cut-Off date of February 3rd for Sandman Overture #2, DC Comics are encouraging retailers to up their orders with the promise of metallic ink! The 1:100 variant cover by JH Williams III will have a …

Unsung Masterpieces #2: Alec, with Eddie Campbell

By David Dissanayake Here we are for the second (somewhat delayed) installment of Unsung Masterpieces (You can check out our first installment, “Enigma, with Duncan Fegredo, Peter Milligan, and Art Young”, here). Warren Ellis once said that “American comics are …

Trapped In The Sandman – Exhibitions This Month In San Francisco And Tunbridge Wells

Two exhibitions on two continents. The first celebrates the work of Dave McKean, celebrated artist of, amongst many other things, the covers to Sandman. Dave McKean: A Retrospective shows off work across his career in a variety of media, and …

A Tribute To Buffy The Vampire Slayer With Neil Gaiman, Rhianna Pratchett, Anthony Head And Joss Whedon

It’s ten years since Buffy the Vampire Slayer finished its debut run on British TV.