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When Don Simpson Was Offered An Image Comics Partnership

Megaton Man creator Don Simpson has been posting most entertainingly on Facebook about that project that never happened, the 1963 Annual, that would have topped off the Image Comics series by Alan Moore, Steve Bissette, Rick Veitch and more. To …

Constantine Creators To Receive No Payment For TV Option – Monday Trending Topics

Steve Bissette states: As of this morning, it appears there will be NO payment to the Constantine creators for this series. This option apparently rolled out of the already-paid-for option for the CONSTANTINE movie in the 1990s. Thus, we’ll only …

Creators Of Constantine To Receive No Payment For The TV Option

Steve Bissette, co-creator of the John Constantine character, states that;” As of this morning, it appears there will be NO payment to the Constantine creators for this series. This option apparently rolled out of the already-paid-for option for the CONSTANTINE …

Steve Bissette Working On A Book About Alan Moore, Asks People To Publish His 1963 Stories Online For Free

Steve Bissette has posted a small call to arms. He writes; Since they will never, ever be reprinted in an authorized edition in my lifetime, I hearby note that if anyone out there wants to post (with proper copyright and …

Freebie Friday: Montague Terrace by Warren and Gary Pleece

Montague Terrace by Warren and Gary Pleece – from the Pump House exhibition, extracts on Act-I-Vate, the website and now, finally, in print. Steve Bissette’s website. Keep an eye out for his special offers… And Funko POP! Game of Thrones …

Nancy A Collins Calls For A Boycott Of Dragon*Con Over Edward Kramer Charges

Edward Kramer is the co-founder of the Atlanta-based comic convention, Dragon*Con. He is no longer working for the show, you won’t find his name on the convention website, but he owns a third of it and, apparently, receives around $150,000 …

We’re Ready For Your Head Shot, Mr Bissette

With news that Swamp Thing: American Gothic may be getting the screen treatment by Del Toro, artist for  that run, Steve Bissette tweeted; If this happens bleedingcool.com/2013/01/07/gui… you’re REALLY going to wish you took me up on this #FREESwampThingSketch offer: …

We Think Guillermo Del Toro Is Working From Alan Moore’s American Gothic For Dark Universe

In the mid 80s, Swamp Thing was not only my favourite comic book, it was the only one I read monthly and, remarkably, I think I’ve managed to hold on to most of my issues right up until now. I think …

Steve Bissette Returns To Comics With Spongebob Squarepants

There’s a headline I never thought I’d write. Horror comics writer and artist Steve Bissette has turned his back on Marvel or DC. Or they have turned their back on him. One of the two. Whether co-creating much of what …

Get Your Free Neil Gaiman And Michael Zulli Sweeney Todd Comic Here

It was a prelude to what would have been an adaptation of the story of Sweeney Todd, by Neil Gaiman and Michael Zulli. I got my copy with Taboo #6 in 1992, the horror anthology from Steve Bissette that would …

Wednesday Runaround – Before Watchmen #3… Something Nasty Has Happened To Silhouette

WatchWatch: Kotaku runs the cover to Minutemen #3. Showing something unfortunate happening with one Silhouette… DieselSweetieWatch: The Economist gets baffled by Kickstarter. As more money flooded in during the project, he set intermediate goals. For instance, he wound up committing to …

James Sturm Boycotts Marvel Over The Avengers

He wrote one of my favourite Marvel stories of recent decades. The four issue Unstable Molecules, featuring… well, a version of the Fantastic Four at least. It won an Eisner Award back in 2004, a rare achievement for Marvel at …

Steve Bissette Calls For Action Against Marvel Over Jack Kirby Case

Steve Bissette has been writing about the Jack Kirby Vs Marvel case and its wider implications, legally and morally. And in doing so has called on a boycott for anyone buying work based on anything created or co-created by Jack …

Monday Runaround – Thor Spoiled For All Who Hate Movies

WebWatch: Todd Allen’s webcomic Division And Rush leaves the Chicago Tribune websites to set out on its own, talking about profane comments in an early episode that ware traced to a Tribune IP address… 1963Watch: Steve Bissette has pulled the …

Thursday Runaround – Laughing At Erik Larsen

DarkWatch: Howard Chaykin joins Neal Adams, Frank Miller and Paul Chadwick on Dark Horse Presents with Marked Man. GrantWatch: The Australian premiere of Talking With Gods, the Grant Morrison documentary, will be on the 28th of January at the Australian …

Saturday Internet Morning Runaround – Watchmen Leaked, Tyrese Plugged, Dinosaur Planet And The Rick And Steve Show

Happy Rebellious Stepchild Nation Day to you all… So what’s happening in and around comics then? Well, some celebrate Independence Day with fireworks, some with all-night parties, some with illegally downloading Watchmen: The Director’s Cut which has, Wolverine style, just …