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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 …

Grant Morrison To Return To Spawn? We’ll Find Out Very Shortly

It’s true, Bleeding Cool has been very light on Image Comics rumour mongering ahead of San Diego Comic Con. Those who work on creator owned books are often far better at keeping their information close to their chests. With Image …

Image Watch – Talking Outcast With Paul Azaceta

By David Dissanayake Outcast, the new Skybound/Image Comics horror series from Robert Kirkman, Paul Azaceta, and Elizabeth Breitweiser hit stands a couple weeks ago to almost universal acclaim.  A really well constructed neo-horror story of demons and possessions, Outcast is …

Todd McFarlane Does A Great Brian Bendis Impression These Days

Once upon a time, Brian Bendis used to write Todd McFarlane Spawn spinoff comicbooks. Then Bendis took the job writing Ultimate Spider-Man and McFarlane dumped him quick. But a piece of him seemed to stay, no more so than in today’s …

Full Panel Videos From Phoenix Comic Con – Stan Lee, Batman Reunion And Power Rangers Reunion

We’ve got a couple more Phoenix Comic Con panels from Nai Wang (check out his youtube page for more). Here we have the panel with Stan “The Man” Lee (with guest Todd McFarlane), the Batman Reunion Panel with Adam West, …

Four Color Roots Part 4: X-Men, Image Exodus, Batman Redefined In Animation (1991-1992)

By Christopher Smith In this, the fourth installment of our ongoing column series, Christopher Smith takes us on a tour through his own back pages as a comics fan, going down unexpected dark alleys and digressions. Focusing only on the …

The Love Checks Of Todd McFarlane And When Neil Gaiman Was Choosing Between Angela/X-Men And Angela/JLA

Today’s it’s all about Neil Gaiman‘s past. Gosh Comics in London will, in July, be launching their ex-employee Hayley Campbell‘s The Art Of Neil Gaiman. In Hayley’s own words the book is “about Neil Gaiman and all the stuff he’s done. I …

The History Of Spider-Man’s Costume

The folks over at HalloweenCostumes.com have done up this cool infographic showing off the history of Spider-Man’s costume from its creation, the modifications, and its debut on the big screen. I’m a little bummed they skipped the Nicholas Hammond television …

Todd McFarlane Is A Six Year Old Child – Video Proof

Courtesy of Todd McFarlane. And A Rabbids Plunger Gun…

Friday Morning Runaround – Hot McFarlane-On-Silvestri Action

MCFARLANE PICKS UP A PEN Marc Silvestri and Todd McFarlane‘s variant cover for Skybound’s Manifest Destiny. SPIDER-FAN Author of the UK Comic Book Babylon book (and Bleeding Cool alumni) Tim Pilcher talks Amazing Spider-Man 2 on Business Week. COMIXOLOCAUST Shaun …

Silvestri And McFarlane Show Off Cover For Kirkman

For Robert Kirkman’s upcoming seventh issue of Manifest Destiny, he got two of Image’s founders to team up for the cover. Marc Silvestri provided the loose pencils and then Todd McFarlane inked the piece. McFarlane shared both the pencils and …

The Spawn/Spider-Man Crossover From Todd McFarlane And Joe Quesada Is One Phone Call Away

Once bitten twice shy. But from the ComicBook.com interview with Image Comics founder and creator of Spawn, Todd McFarlane. “Are there any circumstances that I would draw Spider-Man ‘with’ not ‘for’ but ‘with’ Marvel?” Again, everything’s possible. And basically I’m …

Tonight’s Super Bowl, In Geek, WIth Stan Lee, Tom Hiddleston And Scott Snyder

When it comes to the Super Bowl, I feel like Sir Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellan. Football! pic.twitter.com/rdtXP6IGTE — Patrick Stewart (@SirPatStew) January 31, 2014   Confused. I may need to watch this again. But I do enjoy how …

Whatever Happened To Image United? Erik Larsen Answers…

Once upon a time, there was a comic called Image United. Written by Robert Kirkman, it featured the Image founder’s characters in one comic, and was drawn by them all, Whilce Portacio, Jim Valentino, Marc Silvestri, Rob Liefeld, Erik Larsen …

Ahead Of Image Comics Expo – The Image Revolution

Today, the Image Expo is being held on the West Coast. Which means under the cover of darkness comic creators more commonly associated with DC and Marvel and being hurried on and off planes, ready to announce their new creator-owned …

Fake Wizard Spawn Sketches, Not By Todd McFarlane And Whilce Portacio

There have been a rash of very poorly executed “rough drafts” of the Wizard Magazine  #205 cover by Whilce Portacio and Todd McFarlane, with equally offensively bad McFarlane signatures on eBay. Firstly “sickbreed” sells one for $99. So why not …

VIDEO: Todd McFarlane, Rob Liefeld And Marc Silvestri On Leaving Marvel Comics

As part of the upcoming Image Revolution documentary from Sequart, a clip of the Image founders on leaving Marvel Comics for their new upstart Image Comics over at Malibu.

Shining A Spotlight – J Gonzo

This week we are shining a spotlight on J Gonzo, former Senior Art Director for TMP International, Inc. / McFarlane Toys and even has a letter of recommendation from Todd McFarlane on his jgonzodesign.com website. Plus Gonzo has three issues of his …