Preacher ‘What You Must Do To Be Saved’ Ad on Back of DC Comics This Week

I’m not saying the ads will be as entertaining as the show itself. But this week, to follow on from last, we get another set of Preacher ads parodying Christian evangelical messaging over the 20th century… The TV show Preacher, based on the DC Vertigo comic by Garth Ennis and the late Steve Dillon, is approaching its fourth […]

One Piece: The Straw Hats Pirates Get Real for Japanese Commercial

The Straw Hats Pirates from One Piece are gracing television screens in Japan once again, and they have never looked better than they do in this screen-grab from a series of commercials from Indeed Japan! Here in all their glory are Luffy, Nami, Tony Tony Chopper, Usopp, Zoro, and Sanji – singing songs on a cliff […]

Nintendo Aims To Reclaim What’s Theirs In First Super Bowl Ad

Sometime tonight, Nintendo’s very first Super Bowl ad is going to find the eyes of millions of viewers, giving the general public a taste of the new Nintendo Switch, set for release on March 3. The reportedly $5-million ad (which is the going rate of how much CBS charged people last year for a :30-second […]

Sean Chen’s Storyboards For The Avengers Mini-Coke Superbowl Ad

Sean Chen writes, A few months ago my agent wrangled a storyboarding job from the ad agency Weiden and Kennedy.  It was a Mini Coke ad that featured The Hulk and Ant-man.  They were looking for an ad artist that had some actual comic book experience to render a few key moments in a commercial […]

A Bit Of An A.D. Teaser From Scott Snyder

The original press release for A.D. by Scott Snyder and Jeff Lemire said that the series would be releasing in November 2015. Now we’re into 2016 and we’re still waiting for the release of the first issue. However, good news came from Twitter today when Snyder tweeted a bit of a teaser… The graphic novel is set in a world where […]

What If Luc Besson Had Made This Year’s John Lewis Christmas Ad?

The John Lewis Christmas ad has taken over British media, with my favourite reaction being the Guardian’s Moon Hitler analysis though they a;sp go on to say what it’s really about. But within hours of airing, the parodies were there… including this mashup with the movie Leon… And still they come…

Scott Snyder’s Personal Fears Inspire AD: After Death

New York Times bestselling writer Scott Snyder (Wytches, Batman) and artist Jeff Lemire (Trillium, Sweet Tooth) are joining forces in November 2015 for a new graphic novel from Image, AD: After Death. Set in a world where death no longer exists, one man must deal with what comes next. Snyder further explains the concept by […]

Before Watchmen Ad To Run On Times Square Jumbotron

[youtube][/youtube] That of course will be silent. Here it is with sound, courtesy of the New York Post. Nice they got round to using that yellow blood splattered DC logo though. The ad will also appear on TV and all over the DC and Warners booths at San Diego Comic Con. Also, Akira, One Piece, […]

A Batman Earth One Poster Ad Spotted In The Wild

A Little Bleeder in Manhattan writes; Was walking to work this morning and saw this ad on 47th Street, between Madison and Fifth avenues. First time I can ever recall seeing an ad like that for a comic, OGN, whatever. It is a rarity. Though I do remember an experience as a teenager going up […]