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10th Anniversary Mouse Guard Celebrations Announced At San Diego Comic Con – FCBD Editions, RPG Upgrade, Skeleton Crew Collectibles And More!

By Michele Brittany I come into this panel with a severe bias: I think Mouse Guard is a beautiful series and yes, I’m a fan girl. I’ve followed and collected Mouse Guard: Fall 1152 from the first single issues published …

10 Reasons Why Skottie Young’s Rocket Raccoon Rocks

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu With the Guardians of the Galaxy movie just round the corner, all kinds of promo stuff are popping up. But Rocket Raccoon #1, written and illustrated by superstar Skottie Young, with colors by Jean-Francois Beaulieu with …

A Comic Show – Rocket Raccoon’s The Star! Star Lord’s A Close Second

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, it’s another great week of new comics! Marvel wins the week, specifically Skottie Young’s Rocket Raccoon #1! It was fun and whimsical like Young’s usual work, but had …

Auction Time, Baby – Of The HeroesCon Art Auction 2014 And Empty Wallets

By Trent Pitts            Once a summer in a hotel ballroom in Charlotte, North Carolina, comic fans and creators gather together to celebrate art and battle over who will take the pieces home.  The event is the annual HeroesCon Art Auction …

Cover Variance – The Doctor At The Gaslamp District, Skottie’s Spideys And What Real Women Look Like

A look at a few upcoming comic book variant covers…. all in one place. Such as issues of Titan’s Doctor Who series, exclusive to San Diego Comic Con Skottie Young‘s two covers from Superior Spider-Man #32 and Amazing Spider-Man #9. …

Late Night Fun – The Best Use For Glow-in-the-Dark Watcher Eyeballs

Did you pick up your copy of Original Sin #1 today from Marvel? And while the prints by Skottie Young were just fabulous, there was that other little incentive: the glow-in-the-dark Watcher eyeball bouncy ball. But surely there are better …

Rocket Raccoon And Groot Get Their Own Team-Up In July – Lots Of Pictures And Variant Covers

Guardians of the Galaxy: Galaxy’s Most Wanted is a new one shot from Marvel for July by Will Corona Pilgrim and Andrea Di Votti, starring Rocket Raccoon and Groot. It also comes with a reprint Thor #314, featuring Drax. It will accompany the …

Marvel Are In Retreat – Photos And Pics

Marvel is undergoing a creative summit, where editors and creators from all over the world gather to pitch, share, collaborate and work out where Marvel Comics will be going in, well, 2016. The difference between the Marvel and the DC …

Tuesday Morning Runaround – Miracleman, Boom, Skottie Young, Lucy Knisley And Bryan Talbot

A Miracle In New England New England Comics prepares for the coming of Miracleman tomorrow… What Have I Teased? BOOM! Studios just sent me this teaser image for an as-yet-unannounced new series. This follows a similar teaser that was posted …

What If? Age Of Ultron, Runaways, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Skottie Young And More Amazon Fish

A quick trip down the Amazon often provides for a surprising catch. It looks as if April may be bringing us one of those weekly event books from Marvel, according to this Amazon listing for a collection, What If? Age …

Cover Variance: Marvel Confirms A Little Douglock Action In All New X-Factor #1

Marvel Comics has given CBR a whole bunch of lovely new variant covers. Including some from Skottie Young. Including this for All New X-Factor. I guess this is a lock now? A Douglock?  

Three Hundred Skottie Youngs?

Marvel Editor-In-Chief Axel Alonso revealed the makeup of last week’s Marvel Retreat to CBR, made of up writers “Brian Bendis, Dan Slott, Jason Aaron, Matt Fraction, Jonathan Hickman, Mark Waid, Rick Remender, Kieron Gillen, Sam Humphries and, making his debut, …

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, …

Live From The Comic Shop: Zero, Kiss Me Satan, Batman ’66, Buzzkill, Fortunately, The Milk

I’m writing live from my local comic shop Conquest Comics today, and while Villains Month continues for DC, it’s a big week for Dark Horse (might even call it a big month), but also a strong week for Image and …

Marvel Now What #1 Gets Some New Comedy Names – Sara Benincasa, Lucas Hazlett And Elliott Kalan

Marvel Now What #1 was solicited with writers Skottie Young, Scott Adsit, Gerry Duggan, Wyatt Cenac, Brian Posehn, Sara Schaefer and more. It’s now been designated who does what and a few more names have been added to the pile.  …

Marvel To Flood Market With Skottie Young Covers

Marvel has done rather well with its Skottie Young Variant covers of late, sold by Marvel at a ratio to the standard comic, featuring baby and toddler versions of the Marvel characters. Some go for quite a bit on eBay, …

Marvel To Collect All The Skottie Young Baby Variant Covers In One Issue – UPDATE

Update re the Marvel Baby Variant issue: Skottie Young replies via twitter: “This is a misquote for sure. I said it would be cool if they collected them all. I have no info on this happening.” From ECCC, a Little …

Skottie Young Covers Neil Gaiman’s Fortunately, The Milk

Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman, with cover by Skottie Young. Isn’t that nice?