Fantagraphics to launch All Time Comics line of….superhero comics??? UPDATED


UPDATE: Just added the press release with a lot more info below. Worth noting: Rich Buckler, who is contributing to the issue, once sued Fantagraphics for libel back in the day. Who says time doesn’t heal all wounds? Actually it’s his son, Rick Buckler. The Beat regrets the error. It’s not April Fools Day! According […]

Batman: The Telltale Series season one finale to be released next week


Before Telltale roll out their next chapter of Walking Dead and play a mix tape with Guardians of the Galaxy, there is the not so small matter of delivering the most edge of your seat finale to one of the best Batman stories in recent memory. The final of five episodes in the season, Episode 5: ‘City […]

The Kamandi Challenge Special Edition #1 to include the never published stories from Kamandi #60-61


One of DC’s odder projects for 2017  is The Kamandi Challenge, a 12 issue limited series that pairs randomly selected writers and artists for each issue in an exquisite corpse style storytelling challenge. All the stories center on Jack Kirby’s Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth, a be-loinclothed post apocalyptic survivor who roams a changed worldscape, and the […]

DuckTales is back next summer with the whole crew


Disney dropped the debut date and a teaser for their DuckTales revival this morning. The series will debut on Disney XD next summer with 21 episodes and two hour specials. Creative personnel include executive producer Matt Youngberg (Ben 10: Omniverse), story editor/co-producer Francisco Angones (Wander Over Yonder), and art director Sean Jimenez (Gravity Falls). As […]

Arune Singh joins Boom! as VP, Marketing


Boom! Studios just announced a bunch of promotions and personnel changes, but the biggest was the return of Arune Singh as their new VP, Marketing. Singh will report to Filip Sablik, President of Publishing and Marketing, while running marketing, communications, social media, brand development and new corporate initiatives. Singh was formerly at Marvel, SyFy and […]