FCBD 2016: Read It Or Leave It?: Silver Titles, Part Three


HILDA AND THE STONE FOREST FCBD 2016 EDITION Publisher: NOBROW PRESS (W/A/CA) Luke Pearson In the first Free Comic Book Day offering from Nobrow, the Eisner-nominated Luke Pearson tells the story of intrepid young Hilda’s first adventure in the mysterious Stone Forest. Get ready for the body-swapping-est adventure this side of Freaky Friday! And keep your […]

FCBD 2016: Read It Or Leave It?: Silver Titles, Part Two


CON MAN’S SPECTRUM FCBD 2016 EDITION Publisher: AUTOMATIC PICTURES PUBLISHING (W) Pj Haarsma, Alan Tudyk (A/CA) Sarah Stone Firefly stars Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion present the first Spectrum comic from their highly successful webseries, Con Man! Our planet has been ravaged by two alien attacks and life on Earth is very different. Captain James Raaker […]

Con-gestion Got You Down? Take A Cure at the Meadowlands’ East Coast Comic Con This Weekend!


Convention Season is upon us, and there are a lot of shows to attend! It’s like Primary Season for comics reporters… each week there’s another show someplace, with great stories to report, good friends to meet, and fun to be had! (And some scuttlebutt to be discussed at BarCon.) This weekend, Convention Scene lists THIRTEEN […]

Coming Attractions: DC Announces Lots of Cool Collections for the Holidays!

lil gotham cropped

It’s that time of year again…  DC announces their Fall trade titles! So… there’s a lot of everything here…  Bombshells, Batman, Fight Club Suicide Squad, Supergirl and Arrow and Flash, Wonder Woman, LOTS of Neil Gaiman, Absolutes and Deluxe editions and boxed sets and omnibuses, stuff for kids, a Watchmen coloring book, and lots of […]

Coming Attractions: Marvel Announces New Titles for the 2016 Holidays and Box Office

9781302903039 squirrel

As convention season goes from zero to 60 in a few weekends, publishers are announcing new titles, some shipping in a few months, some shipping next Fall. Marvel has announced their latest graphic novel collections, for September-December 2016, and we bring you their latest and greatest, just so you can start being good for Santa (or, […]

DC Rebirth: The Variants

Apr16 DC previews 00001

Diamond Previews has DC’s titles shipping in June, which is when their Rebirth initiative is scheduled. The covers were embargoed until after DC’s announcement at WonderCon, but now that it’s ended, everyone can give their advice to the expectant corporate parents! Go click that first link to view it all. It will take time for DC to […]

Need To Recover From BvS’ Sturm Und Drang? Watch This Video!

Almost every other post on my Facebook feed recently is about Batman vs Superman. That’s okay… I get it… It’s a Major Motion Picture, a tent-pole movie, the foundation of a franchise. But man…  someone added too much carbon to the Man of Steel… He’s PG-13, and soon to be Rated R. You can’t really […]

C2E2 2016: ReedPOP Announces the Winners of the Crown Championship of Cosplay


ReedPOP stages fan events around the world, and almost every one has a cosplay contest. Those regional winners are then flown to Chicago, to participate in the Crown Championship of Cosplay finals at C2E2. Who won?  Here’s the PR: ReedPOP Names Winner of C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay Competition March 20, 2016 In Front of a […]