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What A Difference A Court Case Makes To Marvel Comics’ Credits

Recently, the estate of Jack Kirby represented by lawyer Marc Toberoff was to take Marvel and Disney to the Supreme Court. In a case that, if won, would have redefined work for hire and creator ownership for the whole of …

Comic Book Artists: The Next Generation

Do you remember when folks used to put out those videos of comic creators talking about their work back in the eighties and nineties? Well someone else does… Stephen Christy of Archaia has produced Comic Book Artists: The Next Generation, a …

Stan Lee’s Chakra The Invincible To Be Bollywood Film

With much of Hollywood’s superhero success coming from characters Stan Lee had a hand in creating, it only makes sense that Bollywood tries to follow suit. Back in 2011, Lee’s POW! Entertainment and Graphic India, released Chakra the Invinicble – …

IDW Adds Spider-Man To Its Reprinted Newspaper Strip Line

IDW’s Library of American Comics imprint is adding one Wall-Crawler. The Amazing Spider-Man newspaper strip by Stan Lee, John Romita Sr. and others will be collected in a new deluxe hardcover edition. Launched in 1977, the Spider-Man newspaper strip begins with Peter …

Ch-Ch-Changes – Marvel And DC Comics In October, From Action Comics To All-New Miracleman

Another look at upcoming comics, that might differ from how they were originally solicited… Justice League #34 will be drawn by Scott Kolins, not Doug Mahnke and Keith Champagne. It also has the cover above by Jason Fabok, originally intended …

Andie Tong Teases The Zodiac Legacy From Disney And Stan Lee

Comic artist Andie Tong is working with Stan Lee and Stuart Moore on a new project for Disney Publishing. The premise for the book is that 12 superpowers are set free into the world based on the Zodiac. A Chinese-American …

Stan Lee’s Final Battle, by Patrick Willems (VIDEO)

At the edge of space and time, Stan Lee must face his final challenge: Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko! CAST Jacob Torpey as Stan Lee Michael Curran as Jack Kirby Matt Torpey as Steve Ditko Chad Ruhle as the narrator …

John Buscema Silver Surfer Gets The IDW Artist Edition Treatment

IDW is doing the Artist Edition treatment to some of the most celebrated art from the Silver Age, John Buscema’s work on The Silver Surfer. The pairing of Buscema’s art with Stan Lee’s writing in 1968 lasted for 18 issues …

James Gunn Sheds Light On The Nixed Stan Lee Cameo

On Sunday at Dragoncon director James Gunn told the story of his original plan for the Stan Lee cameo in Guardians of the Galaxy. Today Gunn took to social media to set part of the story straight – that Disney did …

Did Stan Lee Let The Black Panther Out Of The Bag?

How involved is Stan Lee in the upcoming slate of Marvel movies? Well, if you take it down to the simplest level, he is a very busy older gentleman who does cameos in all of the Marvel Cinematic Universe films. …

An Inhuman Number Of Variants On Their Way…

The future of comics starring Stan Lee and Jack Kirby‘s The Inhumans character at Marvel are very important to the publisher, which is why the big names of Matt Fraction and Joe Madueira were originally put on the Inhuman series. …

First Easter Egg Found In New Ant-Man Movie

Wow, someone over Cosmic has got some good eyes. They caught that the soda in the ad on the wall behind Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) is the same brand of soda that was featured in the Incredible Hulk. From the …

Marvel’s 75th Anniversary – 1960′s & 1970′s Video History

To go along with their 75th anniversary, Marvel comics is producing a series of videos looking at the history of their comics. Here we get the 1960′s and 1970′s where the Marvel Age of comics began.

‘Maybe Stan Lee Is My Biggest Literary Influence’ – George RR Martin

Holding a talk at the Edinburgh Festival, now available to watch courtesy of the BBC iPlayer, George R.R. Martin has been talking about his books, and his love of character. During which, he talked about his first literary love, comics, …

Stan Lee’s Apollo Rising Merges With Victoria Aveyard’s Eternal

Sony is merging two movies about Greek Gods on Earth into one. Apollo Rising based on a story by Stan Lee is merging with Eternal, a spec script Sony bought from Red Queen author Victoria Aveyard. Eternal is said to be …

Looking At The Heroes of Guardians Of The Galaxy By Looking At The Comics

[Part 1, Looking at the Villains of Guardians of the Galaxy by Looking at the Comics was previously published on Bleeding Cool. This is Part 2, Looking at the Heroes] By Ian Melton Tickets are bought and later today at …

Watch Jordan Peele As Stan Lee In The Key & Peele Season 4 Comic Con Teaser

Stan Lee couldn’t be at Comic Con this year, but Jordan Peele stands in for him in this impromptu pitch session.  I don’t see anyone playing Tom Brevoort in there, though… Key and PeeleGet More: Comedy Central,Funny Videos,Funny TV Shows

Stan Lee Cancels San Diego Comic Con Appearances Due To Laryngitis

An unfortunate tidbit via the Hollywood Reporter, because it’s just not the same Comic Con without con-attending Iron Man Stan Lee. Good to know he’s just lost his voice, though, so keep the “Excelsiors” down to a whisper for a …