Tag Archives: Watchmen

Multiversity: Pax Americana – It’s Not Just Watchmen. It’s All Star Superman, Annihilator And Wanted Too!

Multiversity: Pax Americana by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely, the book that made Jupiter’s Legacy even later, is out today and it it stunning. Absolutely stunning, from beginning to end. Focussing on the Charlton Heroes of the DC Multiverse, it …

Top 100 Selling Graphic Novels In August In Comic Stores – Thanos, The Infinity Seller

Based on sales to the North American direct market of comic books by Diamond Comic Distributors, these are the best selling graphic novels or comic collections  in August 2014. The Marvel OGN Thanos: Infinity Revelation by Jim Starlin  leads the …

It Wouldn’t Be Difficult For Warner Bros. To Actually Promise No Jokes In Its Superhero Universe

By Nas Hoosen I’ve seen this rumor doing the rounds online lately and while I don’t have the means to validate it, and I’d likely take most negative reporting about WB/DC’s plans for its superheroes with a pinch of salt, …

Watchmen: The Signed, Sketched And Steaked Edition – The Most Exclusive Comic Of San Diego Comic Con 2014

Who watches the Watchman… eat? This San Diego Comic Con… it could be you. IDW have published the Watchmen Artefact Edition, reprinting selected pages from the mist celebrated graphic novel of all time, Watchmen, in a fashion that resembles the original …

SPOILER Swipe File: Earth 2 And Watchmen And Why Superman Fans Might Like To Pick A Copy Today

From Watchmen… And from the film And from today’s Earth 2…   And furtehr reading, including a rather big last page spoiler…We see Val-Zod, the Kryptonian living on Earth, trying to lie up to the legacy of the now-dead Superman, …

Essential 8 Questions With BC EIC Hannah Means-Shannon – ‘There’s Nothing Like Understanding How Alive Comics Are’

By Erik Grove I’m going to start this column with a happy birthday. I remember June 1, 2009. I was familiar with Rich Johnston and Lying in the Gutters at CBR for years and happily tagged along when Bleeding Cool …

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 …

Swipe File: Moon Knight #2 Vs. One Soul And Watchmen

One Soul is a graphic novel from Ray Fawkes published by Oni Press, It’s really, really good. And it has the unique narrative trick of giving eighteen characters a panel each on a double page eighteen panel spread and following …

IDW Gets Angry Birded In June, Plus Star Trek, Transformers, My Little Pony, GI Joe And More

Here are your IDW solicitations for June 2014… and we start with Angry Birds, as well as all the Angry Birds subscription covers that are being dropped onto other IDW books this month… Angry Birds Comics #1—SPOTLIGHT Jeff Parker (w) …

Desperately Seeking Strange Tales Original Art

Scott Dunbier, senior editor at IDW, is on the hunt for original art pages for upcoming IDW Artist Editions, that seeks to reproduce artboard pages as closely as possible. Pages he’s after include twelve for the Jim Steranko’s Nick Fury …

An Alan Moore Interview For £700 – From 1987

“If Jim Shooter and Dick Giordano wrestled, who would win?” “The mud” Alan Moore has declared that he won’t give any more interviews, apart from those promoting new works. And considering the effect each interview he gives has on the …

When Neil Gaiman Helped Out On Watchmen, This Is What He Got In Return

13thDimension gets a first look at the Watchmen Artifact Edition from IDW. And a page from Neil Gaiman. Did we know that Neil took part in the creation of the comic? We do now… In fact, I was talking to …

Watchmen Deluxe On Kindle, 448 Pages For Five Bucks

This may be the Kindle deal that digital refuseniks may find hard to argue with. The Watchmen Deluxe edition by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, 448 pages of it, for $4.99. Bargain.

Superior Spider-Man Is… Rorschach?

So we’ve all been enjoying Superior Spider-Man. Even those who hate it have been enjoying that hatred. One of the more enjoyable aspects has been Peter Parker slipping into supervillain monologue mode. Today he does that with a little twist, …

New Alan Moore Biography Magic Words Fills In Missing Years Of A Writer Ahead of His Time – The Bleeding Cool Interview With Lance Parkin at NYCC

The new Alan Moore biography, Magic Words: The Extraordinary Life of Alan Moore, will be available to readers in December in the USA, but if you had your ear to the ground at New York Comic Con, you might have …

Jack Kirby, Dave Gibbons And Charles Schulz Get IDW Artist Editions

Here are the official announcements from IDW for not one… not two… but THREE Artist Editions. First Kirby and Gibbons: IDW Publishing will be doing two blockbuster Artist’s Editions produced under license from DC Entertainment. And these offerings are truly …

The Complete Watchmen For $11.88 On ComiXology

It appears that the original Watchmen series is just 99 cents a pop on ComiXology. Might be worth the trip. Although, you can get similar prices on Amazon marketplace for the print version. They have also got the first issues …

Watchmen Is $4 On Kindle In The USA

It may look like $13 to us Brits. But in the US, clicking on this link will give you the complete Watchmen for $4 on your Kindle. I think. Try it and let me know… ComiXology aren’t matching, because it …