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Image Watch – Talking Umbral And ‘Playing With Magic Words’ With Antony Johnston

By David Dissanayake Antony Johnston and Christopher Mitten’s fantastic series Umbral from Image Comics begins its second arc in today’s issue #7.  I’ve been a big supporter of this creative duo since Wasteland, one of the first ongoing series I …

Kelly Sue DeConnick On Her ‘Hillbilly Family’, Murder, Bitch Planet, And Pretty Deadly At Wondercon

At the “Spotlight on Kelly Sue DeConnick” panel at Wondercon, things erupted into more of a zany chat session than anything else, with DeConnick hosted by Ben Acker of The Thrilling Adventure Hour and My Little Pony. The two were …

37 Thoughts About 37 Comics – The Movement, Detective Comics, Stormwatch, Crossed, Inhuman, Green Lantern, Caliban, Starlight, Action Comics, Field, She-Hulk, Dead Letters, Beautiful Scars, God Is Dead, Loki, New Warriors, Captain America, Revelations, Green Arrow, Garfield, Suicide Risk, Pretty Deadly, Secret, Revival, Adventure Time, Quantum And Woody, GI Joe, Artifacts, Sinister Dexter, Gate Way, Rogue Trooper, Monster & Madman, Judge Dredd, Green Hornet, Shotgun Wedding, Turok Dinosaur Hunter and Archer And Armstrong

Welcome to another week’s worth of comic books. Could we have the first privilege check in a Marvel comic? Testicles mistaken for fruit? and did Captain America give away some spoilery scenes ahead of the Winter Soldier movie? Let’s have …

Thirty-Nine Thoughts About Thirty-Nine Comics – All New Invaders, Batman, Mighty Avengers, Batman And Robin, Hawkeye, Transformers, Animal Man, Origin II, X-Factor, Wonder Woman, Sex, Harley Quinn, Batwoman, X-Men, Midas Flesh, Jinnrise, Star Wars, Pretty Deadly, Deadly Class, Dead Body Road, Chew, Umbral, Krampus, Zero, Bad Ass, Peanuts, TMNT, Elfquest, Mind MGMT, Dark Horse Presents, Captain Midnight, X-Files, Massive, Judge Dredd, Mega City Two, The Mocking Dead, Samurai Jack and Aphrodite XI Hidden Files

So, we’re missing a bunch of Marvel books over in the UK this week. So I am a little thought deprived. Still, there’s plenty more to read… From All-New Invaders #1, the Human Torch is recognised by his workmate and …

Rick Remender Tops Advance Reorder List With Deadly Class And Black Science – Dead Body Road Follows Close Behind

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where …

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. …

How Long Will Pretty Deadly #2 Stay On Apple’s ComiXology App?

Tonight, Orbital Comics had a signing with Emma Rios and, as a result, were given special dispensation to sell Pretty Deadly #2 early. So I picked up a copy on my way to the Alan Moore shindig. Video of that …

Things To Do In London This Week If You Like Comics. And Especially Like Jeffrey Brown. (UPDATE)

While the American comics social scene seems to be taking a breather for Thanksgiving, London has nothing to be thankful for. So, instead, we get the following to be very thankful for instead. TONIGHT: Alan Moore in conversation with Lance …

Image Comics Full Solicitations For February 2014 – Apocalypse Al To Walking Dead

A bunch of brand new books from Image Comics for February 2014, some we’ve covered, some we haven’t. Dig in, tell me what you’ll be adding to your pull list… FUSE #1 (MR) (W) Antony Johnston (A/CA) Justin Greenwood “THE …

Orbiting Sandman Overture, Pretty Deadly, Velvet And Samurai Jack

Robin Harman writes; Welcome to Episode 133 of The Orbiting Pod! This week, we exit light, and enter night with Sandman: Overture #1, saddle up with Pretty Deadly #1, head back to the future with Samurai Jack #1, smooth things …

Origin II, Pretty Deadly And Black Science Top The Advance Reorder Charts… But What’s Really Going On?

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where …

A Preview Of Pretty Deadly #2. Go On Then, Rip This One Up.

If you can. Without damaging your screen. An advance look at Pretty Deadly #2 by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Emma Rios from Image Comics… out November 27th. “Gunfighters have it out with swords as the whole world burns. There will …

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – Velvet, Pretty Deadly And Sex Criminals March Up The Chart

This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the “Wednesday Warriors”, those who can’t wait to the weekend …

Owner Of Comics Ink Apologises To Image, Kelly Sue DeConnick And Emma Rios

Steven LeClaire, owner of the comic shop Comics Ink in Los Angeles writes regarding what I’ve been calling inside my head “Ripgate”. He says: I am the person that ripped up a copy of Pretty Deadly #1 at the store …

Image Comics Pulls Pretty Deadly From Comics Ink (UPDATE)

Last night, Bleeding Cool ran the story of an allegation from Hannibal Tabu that the store manager of Los Angeles comic store Comics Ink ripped up a copy of I#1, the new Image comic book by Kelly Sue DeConnick and …

A Pretty Ripped Up Comic? (UPDATE)

In Hannibal Tabu‘s latest column, The Buy Pile, at CBR, he reported; The retailer at Comics Ink made the case that “Pretty Deadly” #1 has superseded “The Monarchy” as the worst comic ever. The case that was made was that …

Both Pretty Deadly #1 And Velvet #1 Sell Out Of Their 57,000 Print Runs

Two Image Comics launches for today, Pretty Deadly #1 by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Emma Rios, and Velvet #1 by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting, have sold out of their 57,000 print runs, from Diamond Comic Distributors. Now, both books …

Live From The Comic Shop: Velvet, Sex Criminals, Pretty Deadly, Marvel Now What?!, Hellboy: The Midnight Circus

We’re back! Down with con crud last week courtesy of the madness of New York Comic Con, I’m catching up on my books, but if there’s one thing that’ll get me out of bed and down to my local shop, …