Spain Rodriguez to draw DON QUIXOTE adaptation

This press release is a little light on details, but we’re big on Spain Rodriguez here, and it appears he’s been hired to draw one of those “screenplay-to-comics” deals, which will be funded through Kickstarter. Like we said, it’s just a plan, but it’s nice to see Spain in the news.

Official Save The Date announcement for ASTONISHING X-MEN #50

Here’s Marvel’s official PR and artwork for the gay marriage storyline, and you know…well, who doesn’t cry at a wedding? (Click for larger version)

Platinum Studios delisted from the SEC for failure to file as investors complain

We’ve been following the curious saga of Platinum Studios for some time now, and now, just as MEN IN BLACK 3 is about to open, it seems the company has suffered a blow by being delisted from the SEC:

The day in gay in comics part 2: "Major Iconic" Male DC character to come out

Looks like DC is really taking some chances and instead of another popular lesbian, a male DC character will reveal he is gay:

“One of the major iconic DC characters will reveal that he is gay in a storyline in June,” Courtney Simmons, DC Entertainment’s senior vice president of publicity, confirmed to ABC News.

As for who, we can’t even guess.

Whoopi Goldberg: Northstar to propose to Kyle in Astonishing X-Men #50

Well, after a grueling morning spent watching The View, as one might have expected, it was the nerd of the bunch, Whoopi Goldberg, who announced that “Marvel is making history with an issue on sale tomorrow, as Northstar will propose to Kyle with a gay wedding in a future issue.”

This prompted Joy Behar to ask “Can Batman and Robin come out of the closet now?”