In October, Dynamite is launching a new Shadow mini-series. Yes, yes… I know. It’s another title with the same character, but there’s a compelling reason to pay attention to this concept/creative pairing. The Shadow Now is updating the character to a modern setting and the key piece of information is that creative team on this is […]
Archives for 07/11/2013 10:30 am
A lot of big comics announcements this week in advance of Comic-Con showbiz onslaught, and some of them have interesting reverberations. By far the biggest is Amazon’s entrance into the comics fold with Jet City Comics. As one of the “Big Five” utilities of the internet age (the others being Apple, Google, Facebook and Microsoft) […]
The Inhumans were promised to have a big role in Infinity, and it appears that we’re about to get an idea as to what that is. Matt Fraction has been announced as the writer for an Inhumans ongoing series in December, which will launch off the back of a storyline in Jonathan Hickman’s big Marvel […]
Here’s an item that doesn’t seem to have gotten too much play in the traditional comics media: as revealed on their Comic-Con pageShiftylook has signed up Homestuck’s Andrew Hussie. ShiftyLook, you’ll recall, launched last year as a webcomic spinoff of some old Namco Bandai games, and they’ve continued on with animation and other multi media […]
After a triumphant art show in January, renowned artist James Jean dropped out of site following a scorched earth interview in Juxtapoz. And he’s been silent and out of site for nearly six months. But in the last few days he popped up on Twitter and Instagram with some “sketches” that most people would spend […]
To celebrate Nikola Tesla’s birthday yesterday, the team behind Atomic Robo – Brian Clevinger and Scott Wegener – have launched their new Kickstarter early. Already, they’ve tripled their goal of £7500 and we’ve still got 29 days to go!
DC have posted a video explaining the basic premise of their big Justice League crossover Trinity War, as detailed by writer Geoff Johns. And it’s really rather nifty. Follow the jump to take a look at the vid, which is wonderfully animated.
The Beano reaches a staggering 75th anniversary issue later this month, with a giant celebration issue coming out July 24th. To celebrate the occasion, I’ve been told that they’re bringing in the big guns – artist Zoom Rockman will be making his Beano debut, whilst it appears Andy Murray (Scottish Hero) will also be making […]