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Art Baltazar And Franco Step Into The DC Comics Art Academy

Most of the DC Comics Art Academy videos feature one artist doing one drawing and talking about their history in the industry, their inspiration, etc. The newest DC Comic Art Academy features two artists… Art Baltazar and Franco, the guys behind the Tiny Titans. Baltazar sits down and has two characters drawn before the host […]


Jughead Is A Hamburger Wizard: Little Archie And His Pals One Shot Review

Little Archie is timeless. Since the introduction of the series in 1956, Little Archie and His Pals have enjoyed the spotlight through the years. When Art Baltazar and Franco revived the series a few years ago (with an adorable DC comics crossover) I immediately had the series on my pull list. Their take on Little […]


Archie Adds Two New One-Shots For April: Little Sabrina, Big Moose

Following up on March’s launch of four Archie Comics one-shots that could pave the way for potential new ongoing series, the publisher will release at least two more in April: Little Sabrina and Big Moose. Neither one-shot required a Kickstarter to fund. Eisner Award winning website CBR has the EXCLUSIVE reveal of this news in an in-depth […]


Soot, Milteddy Bears, Ghoul Scouts And More For Action Lab’s 5th Year, At C2E2

At the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, Action Lab celebrated five years of publishing and showed off their wares. They talked about how, if retailers matched their numbers on this year’s FCBD book from Action Lab that they did for 2015, then Action Lab would double their order for free… And how they will […]




Free On Bleeding Cool – Captain Action Cat: The Timestream Catastrophe #2

Our second all-ages comic from Dynamite today is a much longer title. Captain Action Cat: The Timestream Catastrophe #2 by Art Baltazar, Chris “Zod” Smits and Franco. The journey through the TIMESTREAM continues as Captain Action Cat, Khem, Golden Age Action Cat, and Dr. Evil Cat spin wildly out of control! Their discombobulated trip takes […]


Taking Action Cat To The Mat – Daniels And Kazarian Wrestle Aw Yeah Comics!

There has always been a crossover between comic fans and wrestling fans. Heroic battles between good versus evil taking place in both a comic panel and wrestling ring. Fans eat it up and want more. So there has always been a natural connection between the two industries and we’ve seen comics starring wrestlers frequently… But […]

Tiny Titans – Return To The Treehouse For Six Issues And Belly Laugh

By Julz Hendricks Tiny Titans had previously stolen my DC-sized heart with their first run, so Tiny Titans: Return to the Treehouse is at the top of my comics pile this week. This issue opens with a mystery! The Tiny Titans Treehouse has been shrunk by none other than Braniac 5 and Psimon. They were […]

Things To Do In Philly This Weekend If You Like Comics… And Wrestling

Fat Jack’s, a comic shop in Philly is celebrating their 38th anniversary this month with both a progressive sale on back issues and a visit by wrestling duo Christopher Daniels and Frankie Kazarian. Now this duo has wrestled for WCW, WWE, TNA, ECW and Ring Of Honor over their 21 and 16 year careers… but […]

It’s Like Herding Captain Action Cats

Captain Action Cat, the new Dynamite series from the Art Baltazar and Franco team has received less than six thousand orders for the first issue of their The Timestream Catastrophe mini-series. Basically a third of what their Itty Bitty Hellboy debut got. Which means a) people really like Hellboy b) if folk are collecting Art Baltazar […]


Green Team: Teen Trillionaires Ends…Finally

By Alexander Webb Well, that’s finally over. DC’s attempt at an intriguing idea-turned-intriguing mess has come to its conclusion, as Green Team: Teen Trillionaires wraps up its storyline in the Issue # 8 finale. Like the majority of the series, it wasn’t very impressive. [*Spoilers for Issue #8 below!] Commodore Murphy, the leader of the […]

More Battlestar Galactica, Captain Action And The Shadow This April From Dynamite

Dynamite Entertainment made three big announcements today. First is the release of the new Battlestar Galactica: Six series written by J.T. Krul (Justice League, Fathom), interior art by Igor Vitorino, and covers by Jenny Frison and Chris Bolson.  A photo cover featuring actress Tricia Helfer will also be available. Battlestar Galactica: Six takes place in the […]

Extended Previews – Li’l Battlestar Galactica and Jennifer Blood

We have two new advance previews this time from Dynamite Entertainment, both books shipping this week. First up is Li’l Battlestar Galactica by Art Baltazar and Franco. The search for Earth continues in this awesome epic event of tiny proportions! Who are these Cylons? Are they friends or foes? Does complaining to daddy Adama help […]