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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 …

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 …

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 …

JH Williams III Talks To Bleeding Cool About Sandman Overture

By David Dissanayake, This past Saturday, the Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco began displaying J.H. Williams III’s original art from Sandman: Overture as part of the museum’s ongoing Grains Of Sand: 25 Years of Sandman original art exhibition.  I …

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.

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 …

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 …

The Ten Dollar Burlesque Cosplay Calandar

I’m sorry, it’s the topless Cylon that just gets me. Welcome to Eileen Stagg’s 2014 Cosplay Calendar, featuring burlesque cosplay, which includes some fine designs for Angela, Death, Zatanna and more. Wonderful clothes but… not that many of them. Oh …

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 …

Christmas Swag – From Sandman to Doctor Who

When we go to comic cons, we usually post swag shots, but Christmas often blesses us with plenty of geek delight, too. Inspired by seeing comics people posting their hauls on Facebook, I decided to share what friends and family …

Sandman Movie Coming Together – Joseph Gordon-Levitt Making Deal To Star And Direct‏ (UPDATE: JGL Confirms, Mentions “Prelude”, Working With Gaiman)

The film is being built from a pitch by David Goyer but the production is looking to hire another writer to actually pen the script.

Neil Gaiman Takes The Heat On The Sandman Overture Delay

Neil Gaiman was asked about the two month delay on Sandman Overture #2 we mentioned yesterday. He replied; Sure. I understand your disappointment and sympathise. We’re both really sorry about the delay. It’s unprofessional, and is mostly due to the …

Sandman Overture To Be Late – You’ll Have To Wait Until February For The Second Chapter

Sandman Overture #1 came out in October, and each scheduled to come out every two months, with a special edition of the previous month’s issue shipping every month in between. But those expecting a second issue in December will receive …

Thursday Runaround – My Little Pony Beats Sandman

THE GIGANTIC GRAPHIC NOVEL THAT WAS REALLY GOOD The Bleeding Cool Fan Award-nominated graphic novel The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil by Stephen Collins has found itself on a slightly more prestigious award list, The Waterstones Book The The Year, …

Twenty-Nine Thoughts About Twenty-Nine Comics – From The Pumpkin Seeds Of Adventure Time To Sandman Overture

Hello everyone! Hello My Little Ponies, from the twelfth issue of your ongoing series! Such a welcoming bright comic, and my daughter is in love with them all. Well, that was quite a day, yesterday. Felt a little like this …

Is Sandman Overture A Babylon 5/Guardians Of The Galaxy Crossover? (Spoilers)

Okay, so today’s Sandman Overture #1 has this mega quadruple page fold-out spread. I’m not going to show it, not all anyway, but I am going to talk about it a little. If you haven’t yet read Sandman Overture #1 …