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Taika Waititi Set to Save Every One of Us with “Flash Gordon” Film

I don’t know where he’s going to find the time to do it, but Deadline just broke the news that Taika Waititi is going to direct a new Flash Gordon for Disney, and I’m just assuming that he’ll direct a film that will be for every one of us. Every man, every woman, every child. […]

You Should Watch Amazon's 'Life After Flash' 'Flash Gordon' Documentary

You Should Watch Amazon’s ‘Life After Flash’ ‘Flash Gordon’ Documentary

Take a second, really truly take a second, to imagine that the iconic score for Flash Gordon by Howard Blake and Queen was composed in 10 days. This is just one of the factoids you’ll pick up by watching Life After Flash, which just hit Amazon. Framed as a talking piece around stars Sam Jones and Melody Anderson, this documentary […]

Flash Gordon 1/6th Scale Figures Coming From BIG Chief Studios

Flash Gordon 1/6th Scale Figures Coming From BIG Chief Studios

Flash! AH-AH! BIG Chief Studios is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the cult classic film in style, announcing that they will be producing 1/6th scale figures, busts, and more. The first two figures revealed are Flash Gordon himself and Ming the Merciless. Prince Vutan and Prince Barin will follow. Check out the announcement from their […]

What’s Going on With ‘Flash Gordon’ Remake Post Disney’s Fox Purchase?

We’re only beginning to scratch the surface of all the possibilities in a Disney-owning-Fox world; what films and limboing projects may yet see the light of day with the House of Mouse acquisitions? One that we had totally forgot about was a long-gestating reboot/remake of classic serial comic, Flash Gordon. If you know your Star Wars […]

FOX’s New ‘Flash Gordon’ Gets Writer-Director Julius Avery

It looks like FOX is finally moving forward with their new Flash Gordon adaptation, and have named Julius Avery as writer and director, according to Deadline. The project has been long in the works, the most recent version was going to have Matthew Vaughn directing, but obviously that’s changed. Avery’s next film is due to bow next […]

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Read Flash Gordon #1, Part of Dynamite’s Latest Digital Bundle

Dynamite Entertainment’s parent company, Dynamic Forces, is turning 25, and they’ve hooked up with Humble Bundle to create the Dynamic Forces 25th Anniversary bundle featuring a wide variety of comics from their long history. This new digital bundle features over 150 issues and three art books. Fans can pay what they want via the different thresholds, available for […]

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Read Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #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. That means The Shadow vs Batman, Bettie Page, Dresden Files, James Bond, Agent 47 — and Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #1 by Jeff Parker, Jesse Hamm and Grace Allison. […]

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Flash Gordon Gets a New Boss as King Features Syndicate Hires C.J. Kettler

King Features Syndicate, the publisher that owns such iconic characters as Flash Gordon, Popeye, Betty Boop, Prince Valiant, the Phantom, and Mandrake the Magician, has announced the hiring of C.J. Kettler as their new president. Her mission will be to focus on new Initiatives for the King Features brands and comics in digital video entertainment […]

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Brian Michael Bendis’s List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]

Exclusive First Look At Dynamite’s Heroes & Fighters Comics Shipping July 2017

We’ve got an exclusive first look at the covers and solicitations for some of the books that Dynamite will be shipping in July 2017. These include the new Sovereigns series, Project Superpowers and Red Sonja. THE SOVEREIGNS #3 Cover A: Stephen Segovia Cover B: Johnny Desjardins Cover C: Dylan Burnett Cover D: Jeff McComsey Writer: […]

Jesse Hamm Talks With Fabrice Sapolsky About Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #5

Dynamite has sent us a new Writer-2-Writer interview featuring Fabrice Sapolsky, writer of Intertwined #5, talking to artist/co-writer Jesse Hamm about Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #5, both on sale now. Cover and interiors by Hamm and Grace Allison. FABRICE SAPOLSKY: In terms of storytelling, I liked that when Flash Gordon talks about his plan, it […]

Jesse Hamm Talks About The Penultimate Chapter Of Flash Gordon: Kings Cross

Here we have the other half of the Writer-2-Writer interview from Dynamite. This time David Liss, writer of Green Hornet: Reign of the Demon #3 chats with co-writer / artist Jesse Hamm about Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #4. Covers and interiors by Hamm and Grace Allison. DAVID LISS: The relationship between Flash and Dale provides […]

“Ming Is Such A Classic Villain” – Jesse Hamm Talks Flash Gordon: Kings Cross

Dynamite has sent over the other half of the Writer-2-Writer interview from over the weekend. This time David Liss, writer of Green Hornet: Reign of the Demon #2, talks with artist/co-writer Jesse Hamm about Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #3, on sale now. Art by Hamm and Grace Allison DAVID LISS: Flash Gordon has been around since […]

Jesse Hamm On Co-Writing And Drawing Flash Gordon: Kings Cross

Jesse Hamm talks to Byron Brewer about Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #4, on sale in February from Dynamite. Cover by Roberto Castro. BYRON BREWER: So, Jesse, as you near the penultimate issue of this series, how fun has it been to work on this wonderfully retro SF piece with Jeff Parker? JESSE HAMM: It’s been a […]

Creator’s Commentary – Jesse Hamm Talks Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #1

Creator Commentary: Jesse Hamm talks Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #1, now on sale from Dynamite. Cover by Roger Langridge and interiors by Hamm and Grace Allison. Jeff Parker and I collaborated on the writing of this series: Jeff kicked things off by writing the first issue himself, and I joined him on the subsequent issues. By […]

Jeff Parker On Telling A Retro Story With Modern Pacing In Flash Gordon: Kings Cross

Jeff Parker continues the story of Flash Gordon, Mandrake the Magician, The Phantom and their friends in Flash Gordon: Kings Cross #1, on sale in November from Dynamite. He’s co-writing the series with Jesse Hamm with art by Grace Allison. There will be covers by Roger Langridge, Marc Laming & Grace Allison, Jesse Hamm & Grace Allison, […]

Jeff Parker And Jesse Hamm Team For New Flash Gordon Series

Dynamite is bringing together the Earth’s defenders again – Flash Gordon, Mandrake the Magician, and The Phantom – in the all-new five-issue storyline, beginning with Flash Gordon #1. Co-written by superstar Jeff Parker (Future Quest) alongside the astounding team of co-writer/artist Jesse Hamm and colorist Grace Allison, Flash Gordon will pit the heroes against the classic villain: Ming the Merciless. Flash […]