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First Image Of Genndy Tartakovsky’s CG Popeye

The Las Vegas Licensing Expo is underway right now and among all of the completely boring reveals of logotypes and title treatments for films that don’t even have titles yet – 2015′s Mission: Impossible, 2016′s Planet of the Apes – …

$28 Million? Or $15? Your Choice…

Yesterday, we ran a Swipe File piece based on Cartoon Brew’s fine observational skills regarding the Jeff Koons stainless steel Popeye statue that sold for $28,200,00 and its similarity to a Dark Horse Comics Popeye toy from a few years …

The $28 Million Dollar Swipe File – Jeff Koons And Dark Horse Comics

Jeff Koons has created a six-and-a-half foot, two thousand pound, stainless steel statue of Popeye, auctioned for $28,200,000 by Sothebys to casino owner and art buyer Steve Wynn. The auction house stated “The history of Pop Art begins and ends with …

ComiXology All Over The World – The Walking Dead Prevails, Injustice: Year Two Rallies, and Peter Parker Takes Japan

Timothy Carson writes: I am running out of ways to excitedly proclaim that The Walking Dead has reached the summit of charts worldwide. So go buy something else, people. I’m kidding! Anyways, according to ComiXology sales last week taken from …

Sony Animation Sets Up Three New Projects Including Smurfs Prequel And Hotel Transylvania Sequel

All three films will be released over the next two to three years.

Fifty-Five Thoughts About Fifty-Five Comics – Locke & Key Alpha, Daredevil, New Guardians, Harley Quinn, Adventure Time, Young Avengers, Hit, X-Men, Sex, Saga, Pretty Deadly, Revival, Mind The Gap, Midas Flesh, Cobra Files, East Of West, Black Science, Batman & Two-Face, Extinction Parade, Vibe, Rogues Rebellion, Wonder Woman, Samurai Jack, Itty Bitty Hellboy, Star Trek, BRPD, Bloodhound, My Little Pony, Conan, Supergirl, Pandora, Ultimate X-Men, Avengers Assemble, Indestructible Hulk, Secret Avengers, Captain America, Superior Spider-Man, Kiss Kids, Ghostbusters, Ben 10, Robotech/Voltron, Kiss Me Satan, A Voice In The Dark, Witchblade, Peanuts, Red Sonja, Bravest Warriors, Imagine Agents, Hawken Melee, Bounce, Transformers, TMNT, Popeye And Illegitimates

Not so fast, Locke & Key: Alpha #2, we’ve only just started our run through the day’s comic books. Just no one ask exactly what is being… wiped away, here. And yes, it’s the final issue of this wonderful series. …

IDW Solicitations For January 2014 – Turtles To Transformers, Ponies To Purgatory, Samurai Jack To Star Trek

Here come the IDW solicitations for January 2014… the start of a new Pony comic, an X-Files crossover with the rest of the titles, a new book called Purgatory by Joe Halpin Sr. and Juanfrancisco Guerrero, Dan Goldman’s Red Light …

ComiXology All Over The World – Israel Feels Fear Itself, Popeye Takes China

It looks like a Cable sale is being launched through Marvel and ComiXology on Friday, issues 1-25 of his most recent series are currently 99 cents each in the UK, as are issues 1-15 of the first X-Force series – …

Hotel Transylvania 2 Loses What Made The First One Interesting – Genndy Tartakovsky

Hotel Transylvania 2 set for a September 2015 release.

Genndy Tartakovsky’s Popeye Film To Be “As Artful And Unrealistic” As Possible

Perhaps the most exciting thing about Walt Disney’s Tangled was how the CG animation rigs for the characters became complex enough to offer up something more like the kind of extreme expressions and bold poses more familiar in 2D animation. …

Popeye The Public Domain Man

In the European Union, Popeye went into the public domain back in 2009, but not in the US It seems to be down to Popeye being labelled work for hire in the US, and thus a beneficiary of the “Disney …

Genndy Tartakovsky Adds Popeye To Samurai Jack Movie On His To Do List

Showing some confidence in Hotel Transylvania, Sony have routed its director Genndy Tartakovsky to hop over and develop and direct their 3D Popeye movie. This is likely to cause, or at least exploit, further delay for his Samurai Jack picture. …

And Finally… John Byrne’s Popeye Vs X-Men

Or PVX as the modern vernacular would have it. A variant cover by John Byrne for the four issue of the ongoing Popeye comic from IDW.

Tom Neely: Popeye, Danzig and The Devil

Gavin Lees talked to Tom Neely for Bleeding Cool; Tom Neely has anchors tattooed on his forearms — that’s how much he loves Popeye. For the past few years, Neely has steadily been gathering momentum as one of the most …

Thirteen Thousand Copies Of Popeye #1 Sell Out. Well, Whaddayaknow.

Recent, IDW published a new Popeye comic book. The first in quite a while. And it sold. Sold well. And kept on selling. And I’ve got the numbers. The full, actual, honest numbers that count sales to the direct market …

Wilco Create New Popeye Cartoon For Their New Video

The band Wilco have released a brand Popeye cartoon to accompany their new single Dawned On Me. You can explore the accompanying website here, or just watch the video below. It’s not even a knock off or a parody, this …

Roger Langridge Writes New Popeye, Takes On Superman

    Roger Langridge, writer of The Mighty Thor and Muppets of late, but also known for his Fred The Clown, Knuckles The Nun and other more salacious characters, is to take on the tale of a violent, drunk, sailor, …

Racist Popeye Cartoon Vanishes From The Airwaves With No Notice Or Acknowledgment – So Watch It Here Instead – UPDATED

LOOK WHAT YOU’VE JUST CLICKED THROUGH TO! (Sorry folks, we discovered this piece was being linked to by less than desirable folks. Here’s the article as it originally was.) TCM in the US were last night scheduled to play Popeye …