Heirs of Joe Shuster lose appeal

Heirs of Joe Shuster lose appealhttp://ift.tt/19LVxCl Tweet The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a lower court ruling giving WB the copyright to Superman and setting aside a 1998 copyright termination notice filed by the heirs of Joe Shuster. The court agreed that a complex 1992 agreement giving WB the rights to Superman in […]

The Dynamite Interviews: Brandon Jerwa Interviews Fred Van Lente

The Dynamite Interviews: Brandon Jerwa Interviews Fred Van Lentehttp://ift.tt/1fnwnlV Tweet Dynamite have been conducting creator-on-creator interviews over the last few weeks, sending out the transcripts to various websites – ComicVine, Bleeding Cool, and so on. And here’s an interview between Vampirella writer Brandon Jerwa and The Mocking Dead’s Fred Van Lente – but what is […]

Great moments in comics marketing 2013

Great moments in comics marketing 2013http://ift.tt/eA8V8J Tweet The other day I was prepping for a talk on marketing at an NYU publishing class, and reached out to the Twitosphere to ask what were “the notable comics marketing success stories over the last year” and the Twitosphere responded with a bunch of smart and savvy suggestions: […]

Nice Art: CP WIlson III’s Wraith Covers

Nice Art: CP WIlson III’s Wraith Covershttp://ift.tt/19KyJ66 Tweet Sometimes you get in a piece of art that needs to be shared asap. Like this, @cpwilsoniii‘s amazing Wraith 5 cover. http://ift.tt/19KyJ6a — Chris Ryall (@chris_ryall) November 21, 2013 In this case I must totally agree with IDW e-i-c- Chris Ryall here.Wilson is perhaps best known for […]

Valiant Hide Golden Tickets Inside Unity #1

Valiant Hide Golden Tickets Inside Unity #1http://ift.tt/18qJkau Tweet In a move I SWEAR I’ve seen before somewhere but can’t quite put my finger on, Valiant have just revealed that they’ve hidden golden tickets inside five copies of Unity #1. The tickets, if found, will win the owners tickets to New York Comic-Con 2014. Y’know, this […]

The Dynamite Interviews: Brandon Jerwa Interviews Fred Van Lente

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Dynamite have been conducting creator-on-creator interviews over the last few weeks, sending out the transcripts to various websites – ComicVine, Bleeding Cool, and so on. And here’s an interview between Vampirella writer Brandon Jerwa and The Mocking Dead’s Fred Van Lente – but what is The Mocking Dead, exactly?

Maggie Thompson’s Comics Auction Begins Today

Maggie Thompson’s Comics Auction Begins Todayhttp://ift.tt/1bU2J4m Tweet THE comics critic Maggie Thompson will be spending the next few months putting much of her comics collection up for auction online, a collection which includes first issues of Avengers, The Hulk, and a whole host of other startling items. As one of the pre-eminent comics critics out […]