At the close of Black History Month, Culver City retailer Pulp Fiction will launch their first annual celebration of Black creators of comics and pop culture called the Jules Winnfield Festival. Verified guests who will be on hand include Kevin Grevioux (Underworld, New Warriors, Adam: Legend of the Blue Marvel), Bryan Edward Hill (Batman and […]
In a fit of irony, fans and creators of Black comics material will descend on the World Beat Center for Black Comix Day, a two-day celebration of African-descended makers of sequential art and content aimed at that community. Organized by The World Beat Center's Makeda Dread and cartoonist Keithan Jones, this is the third year […]
Showmasters Events have unveiled the dates that they'll be taking over the Olympia in London for next Summer's London Film & Comic Con – and anybody that needs to pick and choose between a weekend in a sweltering greenhouse in Hammersmith or in a bayside bar beside the sunny Californian coast is going to be […]
Panini Comics Italia used Lucca Comics & Games in Tuscany this weekend to announced a number of new series, including Space Opera. The latest work of Jacopo Paliaga and Eleonora Bruni following their work on Aqualung and Monster Anthology, Space Opera brought out a splash of bright magenta with characters that look both foreign and familiar. The two have crafted […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes, Hey Fandom! This week I talk all things Walking Dead Day, including our A Comic Shop exclusive cover of #1. I also talk Guy Gardner and the DC and Marvel books I enjoyed this week. Murder Falcon gets a highlight. And it's capped off with […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida writes… Hey Fandom! I'm back repping Booster Gold, and explain how I feel he'll save the day and The Flash in Heroes In Crisis. I also talk about Batman #56, Nightwing #50, Witching Hour, and this limited color palette foil covers. Also Wonder Woman Earth One […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey, Fandom! This week I talk all things Donny Cates. I can't help mentioning the coming Heroes in Crisis #1 and our Clay Mann signing. And there were several launches that caught my interest like Bully Wars, Border Town, Cover, and The Dreaming.
Aaron Haaland writes: Hey, Fandom, I'm back from SDCC and ready to talk new comics now with my pal Oral! Mr. & Mrs. X #1 is the married hero book we all wanted, right? Infinity Wars Prime #1 has an epic happening we didn't spoil here. And Amazing Spider-Man #2 has us all in for […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes, Hey comic fans! This is a ridiculously awesome week for comics. We have a new Superman and Amazing Spider-Man #1 from the big two, and Image hit with a stealth launch of Robert Kirkman's Die!Die!Die! and Rob Guillory's Farmhand. I'm most excited about these Image […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey, comic fans — Oral and I are back with a fat stack of New Comics Now! This week's biggest books were X-Men Gold #30's Mutant Wedding, Dan Slott's Tony Stark: Iron Man #1, Batman #49, and Justice League #2. I also really enjoyed the […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Florida writes: Hey, comic fans! It was a great week of new comics — here Oral and I talk about our favorites. The biggest winners of the week were Jason Aaron's Thor, Venditti's Hawkman, and Millar's The Magic Order. We discuss those at length and several others like Plastic […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey, Fandom! Thanks for the positive response to Oral on last week's A Comic Show! He will return, probably weekly. We were planning to have him on this one, but he was late to work today. Anyway, Amazing Spider-Man #800 was seriously the best Spidey issue […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop, Florida writes: Hey, Fandom! This week's all about the new Black Panther #1, and I brought in A Comic Shop's manager, Oral, to talk about why he loves it.
Fresh from the retailer hitlist comes comic store owner Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, who has been diving through the day's comics. He writes: Hey, Fandom! I'm back talking about what I loved from this week, and it's mainly tug-of-war between No Justice and Avengers #2. Both have a new team and […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop, Orlando, Florida, writes, Hey Fandom! It's the Wednesday before Free Comic Book Day and excitement's in the air! The biggest books this week are DC Nation #0 which we have a branded cover for, and Avengers #1. My favorite creator-owned book this week is Remender's Death of Glory with […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida tells us, Hey Fandom, this week is all about Superman's 80th with Action Comics #1000. Red Goblin's destroying all spiders. Power Rangers Shattered Grid isn't pulling punches. And X-Flies Florida Man hit close to home. Also, Free Comic Book Day is coming May 6th!
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey, Fandom! This week is the calm before the storm coming that's Action #1000, Avengers #1, and Free Comic Book Day. This week I enjoyed Gail Simone's Domino, a new team of Exiles, Immortal Men, Oblivion Song, and more. Brian Wood's Robocop is a return to […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comics Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! Today's Thor #705 was intense, the arc is named 'Death of Thor', and it delivered on a couple levels. Damnation #3 brought the dark humor and a twist for Ghost Rider. Cable's new run feels like a classic Cable story so far, and […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, tells us, Hey Fandom! This week's biggest book is Puerto Rico Strong, a celebration of Puerto Rican culture, history, and community. Profit from the sale goes to relief and rebuilding efforts. Image's Infidel #1 is a horror book involving Muslims and bigoted ghosts. Green Lantern Earth One is […]
Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, tells us, Hey Fandom! This week is mainly about Robert Kirkman's Oblivion Song. If you try one new book this week, make it that. Lemire's Gideon Falls is a slow burn horror mystery with a great cliffhanger. Amazing Spider-Man doesn't need me to add to its […]