SDCC ’16: Wonder Woman and Batman Build Their Team in First ‘Justice League’ Teaser Video

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And here we go with a surprise teaser for Justice League, directed by Zak Snyder. The three-minute clip sees Ben Affleck’s Bruce Wayne go out on a recruitment mission, on orders from Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman, as they seek to create a team to help them take down Darkseid. We get a better look at […]

SDCC ’16: DC now sells more graphic novels than periodicals

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A lot has been reported from DC’s press breakfasts but I don’t think anyone directly called out this headline…and what a headline it is. More of DC’s revenuse performnes come from graphic novels and the backlist than periodicals. I’m told this has been true for several years. Of course the powerhouse performance of all-time sellers […]

SDCC ’16 Interview: Dan Jurgens and Tyler Kirkham on Superman’s ‘Rebirth’

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by Jerome Maida If sales are any indication, DC Rebirth seems to be truth in advertising, as the line wide relaunch has seen the company dominate sales in a way not seen for a long time. Perhaps no character has led the way more than DC’s revitalized Superman. The Man of Steel’s resurgence on the […]

SDCC’16: Injustice 2 introduces new characters and a returning Tom Taylor

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Announced today during the Injustice 2 panel at SDCC; two new characters would be joining the game’s roster. First the returning Wonder Woman was announced to the delight of fans. Joining the game for the first time is the Jaime Reyes version of Blue Beetle {Note: it was not officially confirmed Jaime would be the […]

SDCC ’16: DC’s All-Access Panel Offers Change for the DC Universe

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Yesterday at San Diego, DC Comics offered another ‘All Access’ look at the current landscape of their comics. With all the goodwill being built by Rebirth and what’s yet to come, the panel proved to be an interesting conversation about where what DC have coming. On the panel were Renae De Liz, Hope Larson, Steve […]

SDCC ’16: DC/IDW Announce New Crossovers for “Batman/TMNT” and “Star Trek/Green Lantern”

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DC have been pretty active and open to the idea of setting up inter-company crossovers of late: from Batman ’66 meeting The Green Hornet to the students of Gotham Academy going to meet up with the Lumberjanes. This year alone has seen two crossovers between some of IDW and DC’s biggest franchise characters – and […]

SDCC 2016: DC Collectibles Round-Up – The Rise of the Wonder Woman!

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By Nicholas Eskey I didn’t need to attend this year’s DC Collectibles’ Press Room to know that this is an exciting year for both DC Entertainment and DC Collectibles. I did attend, though, so I could get up close with some live merchandise (and free food of course). Though the jury is still out critically […]

SDCC ’16: DC Showcase Supergirl Preview Art by Emanuela Lupacchino and Brian Ching

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At DC’s All-Access panel earlier today, the publisher showed off some preview artwork for their new Supergirl series, finally launching into an ongoing once more, as part of the ‘Rebirth’ line. Supergirl: Rebirth is by the artistic team of Emanuela Lupacchino, Ray McCarthy, and Michael Atiyah. Due out in August, here’s a coloured preview of […]

MATT CHATS: Will Dennis on Leaving DC and Serving up ‘Moonshine’

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If you loved the DC/Vertigo comics of the last 15 years, particularly the imprint’s crime books, you probably owe a debt of gratitude to Will Dennis. As the editor of titles like 100 Bullets, DMZ, Scalped and a plethora of others, he was a big part of Vertigo’s recent past and overall legacy. He recently […]