howard the duck

Why Did Funko Announce A Specialty Series On Top Of Everything Else?

This week Funko announced an upcoming "Specialty Series" of POP! Vinyls that will be exclusively released POP!s everywhere! Grocery stores, gas stations, bookstores, you name it. So is Funko trying to reel the trend back? After all, there are stores that have exclusive POP!'s already. Hot Topic is one of them. So what makes the Specialty Series […]

Mark Waid Restores Steve Gerber's Origin For Howard The Duck To The Marvel Universe

Cap Blackard of The Nerdy Show writes for Bleeding Cool, If you've seen the much maligned Howard the Duck film or read any Howard the Duck stories published since 1979, you're probably familiar with the concept of Duckworld. You know, an alternate Earth where everyone is ducks and everything is duck-themed: Ducktor Strange, Bloomingducks, etc, […]

The Return Of Gwenpool – From Ron Lim, For Howard The Duck

  I recently reported how one of the Gwen Stacy variant covers from a few months ago (above) by Chris Bachalo, "Gwenpool" had kinda gone nuts. Sketches, cosplay, increased demand, all from one variant cover. I commented that this looked like it was a "thing" and if Marvel would notice. They did. And now Marvel are offering […]

Howard The Duck Volume 0: What The Duck Is A Natural

By Jason Karlson It's amazing what a post credits scene and the right creative team can accomplish for even the most ridiculed and belittled comics characters. Once an iconic and important character in Marvel's history, all it took was one truly awful movie, widespread misconceptions and fierce disagreements between the company and creator Steve Gerber […]

Prints Charming – We Can Never Go Home To A Secret Wars Misprint

Secret Wars #2 is getting a second printing… but it's going to be later than expected as it was misprinted and had to be printed again. No idea if the misprints have made it onto the open market… Howard The Duck #3 gets a second print..  As does Mrs Deadpool And The Howling Commandos with […]

Howard The Clone Now Part Of Marvel Continuity?

If was the story that Tom Brevoort believed he would be fired over. But now, it appears, it's in official continuity, if Howard The Duck writer Chip Zdarsky is to be believed. Interviewed by Brian Bendis almost ten years ago for Wizard Magazine about something that happened over ten years before that, Tom Brevoort talked about the Marvel […]

Prints Charming – Ducks, Squirrels, Zombies And Princesses

Unbeatable. They're alive dammit. Squirrels are strong as hell. And the Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #1 and #2 have gone to 3rd print and #3 and #4 have gone to 2nd print. Howard The Duck #1 is going to 3rd print while Howard The Duck #2 goes to 2nd print, and retaielrs can match their orders of the latter to […]

A Comic Show – It's Domesday For Deadpool!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, I'm back with another stack of New Comics Now! We've got Convergence week one, a bunch of Image books, and the Death of Deadpool! Convergence #1 has Earth 2's survivors vs Tellos' Domesday. What I didn't like was it again, like zero, was […]

A Comic Show – Chrononauts Fixed June's Batgirl Cover!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! I'm back after a week off due to delayed shipments. This video starts with last week's Howard The Duck and Bill and Ted, because I enjoyed them both immensely. Image had several first issues, Chrononauts being the biggest. It's a Mark Millar time […]

Chip Zdarsky – Duck Criminals Flying Over Europe

Chip Zdarsky is doing a European tour in April. London, Dublin and Paris, though only the first two have these posters… …which I have to say, is a rather fun way to join his two big comic book projects together right now, Sex Criminals and Howard The Duck.. Quack.  

Talking Comics – Howard the Duck #1, Spawn Resurrection #1, Ninjak #1 & More!

By Randy Young and Chris Hunter Bleeding Cool welcomes the return of Talking Comics, from Excalibur Comics, Cards, and Games in Shreveport, Louisiana, to discuss this week's upcoming books, speculating about where they are headed, and discuss their favorite storylines. Hosts Randy Young and Chris Hunter say: Thanks for pressing play! This week is a […]