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Eternals News to Be Teased at New York Comic Con?

Eternals News From Marvel to Be Teased at New York Comic Con

Some people wonder why Marvel Comics publishing plans aren’t quite as tied down in relation to their movies as DC Comics’ titles tend to be. The big reason is that Marvel Comics tends to find out what Marvel Studios is planning about the same time you do. Which is why they get very excited when […]

When Black Panther's Costume Was Redesigned to Placate Racists

When Black Panther’s Costume Was Redesigned at Marvel to Placate Racists

We mentioned this on the live streaming Marvel D23 panel report with Marvel executives C.B.Cebulski and Tom Brevoort that ran on Bleeding Cool, but it might be worth going back and fleshing it out. Specifically the difference between Black Panther’s first design by Jack Kirby, when he was known as Coal Tiger. And then how […]

Great Comics and Original Art Up For Auction Right Now on Comic Connect

Great Comics and Original Art Up For Auction Right Now on Comic Connect

Comic Connect has a wonderful comic auction going on right now with the kinds of books and original art that will make your head spin. Whenever they have one of these type auctions over there, it not only is fun to sift through all of the listings, but to see how much the auctions end […]

Marvel Unveils 7 Powers of X #1 Variants by Jack Kirby, More

Marvel Unveils 6 New Powers of X #1 Variants by Jack Kirby, More

Earlier today, we took a look at  7 new variant covers unveiled by Marvel for House of X #1, including a hidden gem variant reusing an old Dave Cockrum rejected cover which was later reprinted as a black and white pin-up in 1982’s Special Edition X-Men, and then later used as a color cover for […]

Spanish Publisher of DC Comics to Crowdfund Kamandi Omnibus

Spanish Publisher of DC Comics to Crowdfund Kamandi Omnibus

El Catálogo del Cómic, the company which holds the license to publish DC Comics in Spain and Latin America, plans to release a complete collection of Jack Kirby’s Kamandi, and in a first for the company, they’re using crowdfunding to edit the book. ECC announced the news on their website, launching a crowdfunding campaign on […]

Marvel Studios ‘The Eternals’ Begins Production This Summer

Remember when rumors were swirling last year about the possible cosmic direction Marvel Studios would be taking in phase 4, and the probable inclusion of The Eternals?  Well, after that whole thing got sorted out (confirmed by Kevin Feige no less), and a director (Chloe Zhao) was named for the project, it looks like we have a […]

[RUMOR]: Big Barda, Mister Miracle at Center of Ava DuVernay’s ‘New Gods’ Film

It’s been awhile since we’ve heard anything new about Warner Bros. Pictures planned New Gods film being helmed by Ava DuVernay. In fact, the most recent thing we know for sure is that DuVernay just signed a pretty big multi-year deal with Warner Bros. Television back in November. This COULD mean that maybe the New Gods film project […]

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Select Super7 NYCC Collectibles are Now Available in Their Web Store

Super7 has made some of their leftover NYCC exclusives available to purchase. These exclusives will only be available while supplies last of course, and some of these more than likely won’t last long. Click here to make a purchase. Of their different lines, they have a nice selection of ReAction figures, their second Transformers exclusive, […]

Fighting American #3 cover by Andie Tong

Fighting American: The Ties That Bind #3 Review – Stale and Blunt Social Satire

The Fighting American is kept busy by his handlers while Speedboy is made a national news sensation for his interviews “exposing” the Fighting American. Elsewhere, FA’s FBI ally begins to find her way to the bottom of the conspiracy targeting the hero. I reviewed an issue of Titan’s Fighting American run a few months back. […]

Captain America #700 cover by Chris Samnee and Matthew Wilson

Captain America #700 Review: The Landmark Issue Captain America Deserves

Captain America was made the leader of New America, and the role of leadership over a nation has proven among the most challenging for Steve Rogers. Other countries try to take advantage of the turmoil, and there are remnants of Rampart still fighting in pockets. Bruce Banner and Liang have a potential solution for the […]

IDW Artist’s Edition: Jim Lee, Jack Kirby, and More at #WonderCon 2018

Joshua Stone writes from WonderCon 2018: One of my favorite things that has happened in comics in the last 10 years is the creation of the Artist’s Edition books by IDW. Allowing the reader the opportunity to own and look at in person the highest quality scans of some of the most important original comic […]

You Will Never See a Jack Kirby Original Art Double-Page Spread This Cheap Ever Again

Rather tantalizingly captioned “For Your Personal Collection” in the upper left corner, this double page spread from Our Fighting Forces #155 by Jack Kirby and inker D. Bruce Berry is an interesting combination of two things that Kirby is well-known for: “Kirby Machines” and World War II.  Our Fighting Forces #155 was published by DC […]

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Ava DuVernay in Talks to Direct Jack Kirby’s ‘The New Gods’

Warner Bros. is closing a deal with A Wrinkle in Time director Ava DuVernay to direct a big-budget adaptation of Jack Kirby‘s The New Gods. Once the deal is done, Deadline is reporting that a screenwriter will be chosen to craft the narrative and work closely with DuVernay. The expected budget should be $100M plus […]