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Sam Kieth Gets His Sci-Fi On With Mars Attacks: First Born

The celebrated creator of The Maxx, Sam Kieth is teaming once again with his The Hollows cohort Chris Ryall to tell an EC style Sci-Fi tale. Mars Attacks: First Born is a four-issue series written by Ryall, drawn by Kieth …

ColemanBalls To It All – A Filthy Orphan By Nevs Coleman

Nevs Coleman writes: Right, due to doing the Great Refurb and a thousand bloody other things at once at the moment, it’s a bit easy to write about lots of things at once, rather than a full column. about one …

The Weekend Where Everyone Apologised To Everyone Else Over Lady Rawhide

A few weeks ago, we ran the news that Dynamite were relaunching Lady Rawhide. A week or so later, the character’s co-creator Don McGregor found out, and wasn’t pleased. It all kicked off, rather. Mike Netzer joined in, addressing Dynamite …

SCOOP: A New X-Files Comic From IDW

It was the comic book that launched The Walking Dead‘s Charlie Adlard‘s career in the nineties. It also launched my first comics parody success. And now The X-Files comic is starting anew at IDW. Reprinting the long running Topps series …

The Joy Of WizKids For Diamond

Earlier this week, I wrote how sales of The Walking Dead were making Diamond Book Distributors rather buoyant, helping the company out of the doldrums it was in only a couple of years ago. Well, I’ve also been told of …

Doesn’t The Mars Attacks Box Set Look Great?

Here’s how it originally looked back in 1962… Photo taken in Orbital Comics, London.

Mars Attacks Is Not A Broadway Musical Written By John Layman. But It Should Be.

Two days ago, I got the Mars Attacks To Be A Broadway Play press release from IDW. I didn’t run it for three reasons. First, I was going to bed at the time. Secondly, I forgot to run it when …