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Crimetown: FX Adapting True Crime Podcast To Series

Hollywood’s current love affair with podcast adaptations is starting to look like they’ve dived into the group mind-think that if something works well once, then it’ll work even better if you do it a thousand times. With that said, the tidal wave continued on Wednesday with FX‘s announcement that it would be developing popular podcast […]

Peering Into The Pages Of Providence

 Providence, the new comic book by Alan Moore and Jacen Burrows just published its ninth issue from Avatar Press, Bleeding Cool’s owners. Dubbed his “Watchmen of horror”, it takes the stories and life of HP Lovecraft, finds the real life inspirations of many of them, looks at the world and both the social, political and sexual […]


Double Dose Of Alan Moore In Comic Shops This Week

Avatar Press is offering up a double-dose of Alan Moore this week. Kicking it off with the second issue of Cinema Purgatorio as Moore teams with Kevin O’Neill as hosts for the new anthology that also includes writers Garth Ennis, Max Brooks, Kieron Gillen and Christos Gage and artists Paulo Caceres, Michael DiPascale, Ignacio Calero […]

29 Thoughts About 29 Of Today’s Comics – The Vision To Providence To Harley Quinn

Pops can blather all he likes in Archie. You know he’s the writer of the FreakingAwesome.com website, right? Well, here’s his latest. Miles Morales’ grandmother thinks he’s on drugs in Spider-Man. Angel And Faith comes to an end. But there are still unanswered questions. Something no one can explain…  Harley Quinn is trying not to be Deadpool, […]




Providence, Mercury Heat, Crossed: Badlands And Crossed +100 This Week From Avatar Press

Big week for Avatar Press as 4 different books hit the shelves including Crossed: Badlands, Crossed +100, Mercury Heat and Providence. Crossed: Badlands #86 In the heart-stopping conclusion of “The Lesser of Two Evils,” the remaining bridge survivors must fight for their lives… Against each other! After their humane gesture to save the lives of […]

Advance Review Of Providence #5: ‘It’s Like A Maze You Can’t See’

For justifiable reasons, it’s a big part of the series Providence, written by Alan Moore and illustrated painstakingly by Jacen Burrows, not to give any spoilers of what lies ahead, but there’s certainly been plenty of speculation, and this is fertile ground for imaginative predictions based on how in-depth your knowledge of the Lovecraftian universe […]

Providence, Crossed: Badlands And War Stories This Week From Avatar Press

This week from Avatar Press we get three new books hitting the shelves including work by Alan Moore and Garth Ennis. Crossed: Badlands #84 Convinced by Morgan and Olivia that their food source could  either be compromised or possibly even be the source of whatever started the Crossed epidemic, the bridge dwellers begin to re-think […]




The Alan Moore Virtual Comic Con Opens Its Doors

Alan Moore does not do comic book conventions. The reasons are myriad, but he hasn’t done any in a long time, the last time he did, he says he didn’t realise it was a comic convention. And he hasn’t done any signings outside of England for decades. So, Avatar Press are presenting a virtual comic convention, […]

5 New Books This Week From Avatar Press

Avatar Press has five new comics hitting shelves this week including Crossed: Badlands #83, Mercury Heat #2 and Providence #3. Crossed: Badlands #83 The bridge survivors might be beyond the grasp of the vile Crossed, but they’re not out of the twisted murders’ sight. Led by “The Surgeon” and her crew, an alliance of Crossed […]


Alan Moore’s Providence #2 In Shops This Week From Avatar Press

Two books are hitting the comic shops this week from Avatar Press. First up is issue #38 of God Is Dead where Mike Costa brings us a change in direction for the battle of deities. And then Alan Moore’s Providence #2, the ad-free giant issue drawn by fan favorite artist Jacen Burrows. God is Dead […]

In One Week (It’s San Diego), In Two Weeks (It’s Not Anymore)…

Next week, on the day San Diego Comic Con opens, as is traitional, there are lots of big comic book launches. We have Negative Space, Tomorrows, Mad Max Fury Road, Star Trek/Green Lantern, Bloodstrike, 1872, Age Of Apocalypse, Civil War, Spider-Island, Lando, Princeless: Raven Pirate Princess, Bornhome, Archie, Critter, Eternal Soulfire, Transference, Strange Fruit The […]

Advance Review: Hold Onto Your Hats For Providence #2

On July 8th, the second issue of Providence arrives, the new series from Alan Moore and Jacen Burrows that delves deeply into the life, legend, and lore of H.P. Lovecraft. Set a few years before any of the fictional incidents in Lovecraft’s actual stories, the series nevertheless places us firmly in a world Lovecraft fans […]