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John Cassaday To Make Rare New Jersey Signing Appearance

The number of One Million copy selling comic artists is very small and the New Jersey Comic Expo is adding another to their already impressive first ever event. Joining Jim Lee will be artist for Marvel's hit Star Wars #1, John Cassaday. Normally keeping his con appearances to San Diego and New York, Cassaday is […]

Free On Bleeding Cool – Blackbeard: The Legend Of The Pyrate King #1

To go along with their Mystery! Masks! Dynamite Pulps! promotion over on Storybundle, Dynamite has sent over the first issue of Gregg Hale, Eduardo Sanchez, Jamie Nash, Robert Napton and Mario Guevara run on Blackbeard: The Legend Of The Pyrate King. Dynamite presents their most ambitious undertaking yet – BLACKBEARD: THE LEGEND OF THE PYRATE KING #1! Under the […]

John Cassaday's Cover For Will Eisner's The Spirit #1

In stores today is Will Eisner's The Spirit #1 from Dynamite Entertainment. The new series is written by Matt Wagner and drawn by Dan Schkade and has a slew of covers. Here we take a closer look at the one done by fan favorite artist John Cassaday. We see how Cassaday pays homage to Eisner by […]

Eric Powell And Dan Schkade Sign On For Will Eisner's The Spirit

The previously announced revival of Will Eisner's The Spirit by Dynamite has finally gotten an artist attached. Already signed on to write the scripts is comic legend Matt Wagner. Now you can add Dan Schkade for interior art with colors by Brennan Wagner. There will also be covers for each issue by Eric Powell. But […]

John Cassaday Leaves Star Wars After Issue 6

Posted on Facebook today, John Cassaday conveys the bad news, by way of a process post on the cover to the first issue. While wrapping up my final issue (#6) and the first arc of STAR WARS, I thought I'd be remiss to not show the process of our very first cover. With this being […]

John Cassaday Shows The Anatomy Of A Cover With The Complete Dracula

Artist John Cassaday did a series of covers for Dynamite's The Complete Dracula series back in 2009. He took to Facebook yesterday and shared his original concept sketches for each cover in the series of five. Anatomy of a cover(s): THE COMPLETE DRACULA #1 (Dynamite, 2009) For this five issue mini series, I wanted to […]

Star Wars: The Variant Strikes Back

By Mike Federali On May 16-17 of this year, Tidewater Comicon will be holding it's first ever two day event at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. The space has expanded from 37,500 square feet to 100,000 square feet. It's a big leap and to make it all possible I thought we'd do a fundraiser with […]

Gathering 7 Star Wars Variant Covers & Swag!

So most of you know that today was the big release of Marvel's Star Wars # 1, written by Jason Aaron, with art by John Cassaday. When I went to my local comic book store, Conquest Comics in Bayville, NJ, I was anxious to see what variants that they had available. Here they are: Bonus! I […]

A Comic Show – A Star Wars Celebration!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom, it's the Marvel Star Wars #1 party week! I absolutely loved Jason Aaron and John Cassaday's first issue set between A New Hope and Empire. Han Solo shone as everyone's favorite con-artist. The whole things felt cinematic in quality capturing the movie magic. […]

Advance Review: Marvel's Star Wars #1 Is Already A True Classic

A long time ago, well actually this morning, in a galaxy far, far away…more like in my kitchen…(cue John Williams)… I got to read the new Star Wars comic! Written by Jason Aaron, with art by John Cassaday, Marvel's long anticipated new on-going comic is sure to please Star Wars fans. You probably already know […]

The First Pages Of Marvel's Star Wars #1 From Next Week

Okay, it might not be what Image's Eric Stephenson might have just called "real comics". But Jason Aaron is the writer of Marvel's new Star Wars monthly series, with John Cassaday as artist. Out next week,the relaunched first issue comes out with over a hundred variant covers and a million sales. But retailers participating in a promotion for the […]

Greg Land Covers Star Wars #1

Folks are greatly anticipating Marvel's new Star Wars #1. Dynamic Forces is doing so as well and have commissioned an exclusive cover by Greg Land as well as remarked sketch covers they are selling from Ken Haeser and Chris Caniano. They are also selling signed covers by John Cassaday and signed variant covers by Skottie […]

Justin Gray Saddles Up With Dynamite For A New Lone Ranger Series

Half of the writing duo that's been handling DC's western hero Jonah Hex has signed on with Dynamite to script another western icon. Justin Gray will be kicking off a new Lone Ranger series with artwork by Rey Villegas (Lady Zorro) and covers by John Cassaday (Astonishing X-Men) and Marc Laming (All-New Invaders). "I'm proud […]