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Why Warren Ellis’ Moon Knight Is More Badass Than Batman, And It’s All Down To Nipples

Warren Ellis wrote in 2002: It occurs to me that an awful lot of trouble in Gotham City could have been averted a long time ago if Batman had just ripped the Joker’s nipples off. I mean, treatment doesn’t work, does …

A Career of Milestones – Joseph Illidge Talks Hardware, Batman, Diversity, And Verge Entertainment

By Nikolai Fomich [Joe Illidge at Midtown Comics in NYC, Photo Credit Milo Stone] Joseph Illidge has been many things – editor, writer, businessman, and columnist – but throughout his wide-ranging career one thing has always remained the same – …

Warren Ellis And Mike Allred Creating A Comic About The Bacardi Family – For Bacardi

@warrenellis @HTLGIFestival Am stuck in wide Saragasso sea of Ledbury. Pls send help, rum, or Summer Glau with rum. — Nick Harkaway (@Harkaway) June 3, 2012 Looks like Warren has gotten around to that one. Kinda.  Warren Ellis and artist …

The One You See Coming – Saying Goodbye to Warren Ellis’ Moon Knight

By Joseph Kyle Schmidt I’m not the world’s biggest Warren Ellis fan. It’s not that I’m critical of any of his work, because that’s not true. I’ve pretty much loved everything I’ve read that he’s written, but not to the …

Image Watch – Jonathan Hickman On East of West: Year One And The World Cup

By David Dissanayake  East of West is my favorite series currently being published.  Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta and Frank Martin have quickly become one of the most tremendous powerhouse teams in all of comics, and if you’ve been reading the …

Looking Inside Dynamite’s Humble Bundle

I’ve been covering the Humble Dynamite 10th Anniversary Bundle for the last week and decided I was going to go ahead and buy/donate this week. I spent $15.91 on the bundle. I meant to spend $16 but as I adjusted …

Warren Ellis, Grant Morrison, Neil Gaiman, Tori Amos, Bryan Talbot And Dave McKean At The British Library In Video (Lots Of It)

I went to a few of these. However I didn’t have the chutzpah to hold my phone up filming it all. Ramon Vitral did. And thanks to him and his blog, we now have these appearances and performances at the British …

Dynamite Offers 120 Digital Comics And Graphic Novels In New Humble Bundle For Charities

Are you looking to get a lot of great stuff for a low price and help out others while doing it? Then Humble Bundles might just be for you. In the past Humble Bundles have offered a variety of different …

A Comic Show – The Power Of Kirkman Compels You!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, I’m Aaron from A Comic Shop and The Geek Easy, back from Heroescon and ready to talk new comics now! The biggest book of the week is Outcast …

When Grant Morrison And Warren Ellis Sat Down To Chat About Superheroes At The British Library

The British Library pulled a neat trick. As part of a series of events alongside the Comics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UK exhibition, they had comics scholars Will Brooker and Sarah Zaidan  to deliver essays about the history of …

Trees #1 Sells 6,000 Copies More Than Ordered, And Slowly Continues To

I really liked the new Warren Ellis/Jason Howard comic book Trees. I’m sure I mentioned that a few times. In his Orbital Operations newsletter, Warren Ellis writes, Oh, the continuing stoooory of the TREES #1 overprint: according to Image, we …

Trees Shows Humans Are Only One Tiny Piece Of Existence

By Dylan Gonzalez There are some weeks when I am reading comics and the work is so good, I think to myself, this would make a great movie.  Then I stop and realize I love that this is a comic …

That Ending Of Trees #1 And The Ending Of Edge Of Darkness (SPOILERS)

I really liked Trees. Here’s just one of the reason. Spoilers on. Warren Ellis on the BBC’s Edge Of Darkness. On the writer. Totally missed this: the writer Troy Kennedy Martin died yesterday. Today, he’s probably best remembered by most as …

A Comic Show – Warren Ellis Warns Trees Are Bad!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! This week Image gave us some new hotness, DC had lots of Bat books, and Marvel Original Sins tie in. Warren Ellis‘ Trees #1 is a speculative fiction …

Warren Ellis And Jason Howard’s Trees – Your New Favourite Comic Book

Take an anthill. Stick a twig into it. Watch how all the ants scurry around, rebuilding, reorganising, attacking the stick, climbing the stick, coping with the stick. Because that’s what ants do. Which is what happens to humanity in Trees, …

Booze Geek – Moonray And Moonknight

By Dylan Gonzalez Beer: Moonray Brewery: Terrapin Beer Co. Once in a while, you come across a beverage just a little more peculiar than the others and you have to try it.  A new addition to my store, I decided …

Essential 8 Comics From The Shelf – Hard Drinking Irish Vampires, Reluctant Cannibalism And A Mea Culpa To Johnnie Christmas

By Erik Grove This week is going to be a little bit different. I always write about comics I like – if I don’t like them, I don’t write about them – but there are a lot of books that …

Moon Knight Gets A New Costume. It’s Not What You’re Expecting. (SPOILERS)

Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey have taken one of Marvel’s D-List characters (albeit it one with a rabid fan following and some fine creative alumni) and are currently doing all sorts of odd, mad things with the characters. Such as today, …