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The Daily LITG, 22nd December 2019, Happy Birthday

The Daily LITG, 22nd December 2019, Happy Birthday Bill Willingham

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Read The Greatest Adventure #1, Part of the Dynamite/Comixology 50% Off Sale

It's time to catch up on those comics you've wanted to read from Dynamite but haven't had a chance. The publisher is having a 50% off sale over at Comixology with everything released prior to December 12th, 2017 on sale. Which means it includes The Shadow vs Batman, Bettie Page, Dresden Files and Agent 47. It […]

Lark's Killer Rolls On By Comics' Vet Bill Willingham, Devil's Due/1First January 2018 Solicits!

Devil's Due/1First has a great offering coming up in January of 2018. Comics veteran Bill Willingham's Lark's Killer continues its run with DC Comics artist Travis Moore (JSA All-Stars). Malefic, under Dan Schaffer, and Lords of Gore, by D. B. Stanley, continue their runs with #5 and #4 respectively. Lark's Killer #6 1/10/18 (W) Bill Willngham (A) Travis Moore (C) Sean Forney Cover A – Travis Moore, […]

Bill Willingham's Lark's Killer, Previewed At Phoenix Comicon For $20

Lark's Killer by Bill Willingham and Mark Dos Santos is 1First Comics' big launch of 2017. The first brand new comic created by Willingham since Fables. And those at Phoenix Comicon can get a 33 page preview of what's in store with the Lark's Killer 2017 Phoenix Comicon preview for $20 at booths 647,746, AA1613. Those lucky […]

SCOOP: The Return Of The Elementals From Dynamite Entertainment

The Elementals was a superhero team written and drawn by Bill Willingham and published by Comicon in the mid-eighties. A dark superhero story, it was very much a precursor, in audience at least, for the success of Miracleman, Watchmen, Dark Knight, The One and more. It ran for years,m and was the thing Willingham was […]

Exclusive First Look At Cezar Rezak's Art For The Greatest Adventure

Today we have an exclusive first look at the interior art for Dynamite's new series The Greatest Adventure. The series pulls together the bast creations of author Edgar Rice Burroughs into a single epic adventure written by Bill Willingham and drawn be Cezar Rezak. Covers for the first issue are by Cary Nord, Rags Morales […]

Bill Willingham On Edgar Rice Burroughs And The Greatest Adventure

When Dynamite announced The Greatest Adventure, a new comic series featuring the vast universe of characters created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, the thing that got me the most interested was that Bill Willingham (Fables) was going to be writing it. If anyone could pull together characters like Tarzan, John Carter and the Mucker into a […]

Free On Bleeding Cool – Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure #1

As a second free comic on this festive holiday, Dynamite has given us Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure. In the series, Bill Willingham not only gets us to question exactly how 'legendary' is supposed to be spelled, but he gives a steampunk make-over to the heroes of the Dynamite Universe including the Green Hornet, Kato, Vampirella, […]

Bill Willingham And Cezar Rezak Go On The Greatest Adventure

Bill Willingham (Fables) is teaming up with artist Cezar Rezak (Warlord of Mars) for an all-new limited series featuring the Edgar Rice Burroughs characters of Tarzan, Korak, John Carter and Dejah Thoris. The Greatest Adventure is a planet-hopping series that starts when a crash landing reveals a secret plot by a mysterious cabal of scientists to […]

Read Legenderry #1 From Dynamite To Go With Latest Humble Bundle

Dynamite and Humble Bundle continue to work together to support charities through offering up a ton of digital comics for a pay-what-you-want price. This is an excellent way to not only expand your digital comic library with some amazing authors like George R R Martin, Jim Butcher, Charlaine Harris, Dean Koontz, Neil Gaiman, Bill Willingham, […]

Bookstore Boycotts Fables Following Bill Willingham's Performance At Gen Con

At Gen Con, a week ago, there was considerable controversy over the Writing Women-Friendly Comics panel. Initially presented as an all-male panel led by Bill Willingham, author of the recently-concluded Fables series for DC/Vertigo, it received considerable criticism from The Mary Sue, criticism that a number of its panellists agreed with. @GeneHa @GailSimone @sarilys13 @TheMarySue […]

Full Creative Line-Up For The Fables Farewell #150/Vol 22 OGN

In July, the Fables series will come to an end, culminating in an original graphic novel and final volume to the series, Fables: Farewell. The 168 page book, both issue 150 and volume 22 of the collections in one. The book features a 78 page Farewell story by Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham, Steve Leialoha, Andrew […]

ECCC '15: Mouse Guard Celebrates 10 Years With A Foot Squared Hardcover Of Art

Announced at ECCC at the 10 Years of Mouse Guard panel came the news that in July, Archaia will publish through Boom! Studios, an oversized hardcover collecting ten years of Mouse Guard art by David Petersen, including work by Mike Mignola, Stan Sakai, Bill Willingham and more, in The Art Of Mouse Guard 2005-2015. One foot by […]

Free On Bleeding Cool – Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure #2

With Dynamite spinning off three different miniseries (Red Sonja, Green Hornet and Vampirella), it only seems appropriate that we share with out readers one of the issues of Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure written by Fables creator Bill Willingham and art by Sergio Fernandez Davila. The original series is on sale this week at Comixology.

Deconstructing Morrison Part 3: All-Star Superman

By Adam X. Smith After Joe Colewood and I did a piece discussing the merits of Grant Morrison's Multiversity #1, it dawned on me that I was nowhere near as qualified to critique Grant Morrison's work as I had initially thought. As a result, I've decided it's high time I give some works of his […]

Free On Bleeding Cool – Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure #1

Dynamite has their big Mega Holiday Humble Bundle available now here and to help promote it, they've sent over a digital copy of Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure #1 by Bill Willingham and Sergio Fernandez Davila. This book not only reimagines Dynamite's characters in a new way, but it also is the set up to the […]

Legenderry To Spin-Off Into Three New Titles Staring Red Sonja, Vampirella and Green Hornet

Dynamite Entertainment has announced that the steampunk-themed Legenderry alternate universe will expand to include three new spin-off series: Red Sonja, Vampirella, and Green Hornet. Building upon the characters reimagined by Bill Willingham, the creator of Fables, in the 2014 miniseries Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure, the new Legenderry stories will feature the writing talents of confirmed […]