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When Your Event Gets Too Big For Your Shop – Launching Phat Con

By Michele Brittany It was an usually warm day last Saturday here in Southern California as I headed to Phat Con, being held at Dave & Buster’s at The Outlets at Orange. I was feeling excitement because it was my …

A New Monthly Comic For Storm?

There’s more X-stuff leaking out from last week’s Marvel Retreat. The big one is word of a new Storm series. No idea of the creative team, but the last to work on a Storm comic for Marvel were Warren Ellis …

Extinction, Descent And Frenemies Teasers – Marvel At NYCC

The Zero #1 team work on something… Avengerish. Is this something Winter Soldierish? And if this is Secret Avengers, what was the Defend thing? Secret Defenders? Is this Hopeless and Walker’s sequel to Avengers Arena? Avenger Down? The Avengers A.I. …

Pop Culture Hounding Sam Humphries

by Chris Thompson Hot on the heels of last week’s interview with rising star Joshua Williamson (which you can find here), I chat with another burgeoning talent in the form of Sam Humphries (Our Love Is Real, Uncanny X-Force, Avengers: …

Avengers AI And V For Vendetta? Separated At Birth? (Spoilers)

From today’s Avengers A.I. #2 by Sam Humphries and André Lima Araújo… Dimitrios, downloaded into one of the old Iron Man suits, indeed on that had a history of sentience. And who, fully masked, makes a proclamation on TV sets …

The Polyamory And Fluid Sexuality In Uncanny X-Force

Mike Hogan writes; When the creative team behind the new volume of Uncanny X-Force was announced, I wondered if Sam Humphries would bring the same kind of boundary-challenging ideas that we’ve seen in Our Love is Real to the new …

Marvel ECCC: The Spreadsheets That Track The Marvel Universe And Continuity Is The Devil

We previously had an interesting bit of Hawkeye news from the ECCC Pint O’ CB Panel, now here’s a full write-up thanks to BCer-in-the-field Dustin Hall. I find editor Jeanine Schaefer‘s comment about tracking Wolverine’s life with charts, spreadsheets, and …

Joe Bennett Brings Us The West Coast Ultimates

Joe Bennett has been talking about his upcoming arrival on Ultimate Comics: The Ultimates with Sam Humphries. I’m going back to Marvel because my exclusive contract has ended in DC, I like to work hard and always enjoyed Marvel’s characters. …

Sacrifice #4 Is Coming. Honest. And Here Are The Covers, Including One From Emma Rios

It’s been quite a wait. And now you are having to wait a week later. But the micro-distributed Sacrifice #4 by Sam Humphries and Dalton Rose has been bumped one extra week to coincide with the release of Sam Humphries’ …

Making A Scheduling Sacrifice

Bleeding Cool did a lot of posting about Sam Humphries and Dalton Rose‘s micro-distributed series Sacrifice. But then it seemed to disappear, just as Humphries started to get headhunted by the bigger publishers. Now it’s back. And monthly. And they’re …

Boom Cancels Sam Humphries’ Higher Earth

Michael McDermott reports for Bleeding Cool from NYCC; This place is insane. If casually bumping into your favorite creators and BS-ing about comics is your thing, you NEED to make the trip to one of these major shows. Caught Sam …

Saturday Runaround – A Far Higher Earth

  HighWatch: Sam Humphries shares designs from Higher Earth; TwitWatch: Did someone at Image forget to log out of the official account before tweeting something of a more personal nature? 101Watch: Remember those newspaper articles about how comics aren’t all …

MarvelNOW! Uncanny X-Force Launches With Sam Humphries And Ron Garney

This isn’t your Cable and X-Force. This is your proper Uncanny X-Force. By Sam Humphries and Ron Garney, as teased last week. A MarvelNOW! reboot, with details at Comics Alliance. This is the first time there have been two ongoing …

Will It Be Immigration Or Impeaching The President That Makes A Marvel Media Fuss Next Month?

It’s true, I’d pretty much given up on The Ultimates as a comic that might entertain me. Which means when I picked up and read Ultimate Comics: The Ultimates #14 I was blown away and brought right back to those …

Preview: Fanboys Vs Zombies #5

Have a little preview of Fanboys Vs Zombies #5 coming out next week from Sam Humphries and Jerry Gaylord. And a plot that makes more sense than Avengers Vs X-Men. It all goes to hell… but then we take a …

Speculator Corner: Higher Earth #3

There’s something about issue threes. Sleeper-successful comic books often begin to turn around with issue 4. For those big surprise success stories, issue 3 is often the most underordered. We call it Issue Three syndrome.  Go on and try to …

Dark Horse To Publish Sam Humphries’ Sacrifice

The self published, micro-distributed comic Sacrifice by Sam Humphries and Dalton Rose has suffered a number of delays of late.  But if we’re not too sure when the next issue will be coming out, at least we know who will …

Higher Earth #2 Is Boom’s Fastest Sell Out To Date

I’m told that the print run for the first print of Boom’s Higher Earth #2 by Sam Humphries, Manuel Bracchi and Francesco Biagini was 7,550. And that it sold out faster than anything Boom! has previously published, seventeen days before …