NYCC ’16: Ben Percy comments on TEEN TITANS’ artist Jonboy Meyers’ depature UPDATED


Yesterday, Teen Titans artist Jonboy Meyers announced that he was leaving the title due to “creative differences.” Today, The Beat caught up with series writer Ben Percy, who confirmed the departure. Percy said “I wish him the best.” Meyers had produced art for the series’ “Rebirth” oneshot and issue #1 before leaving the title.  He […]

NYCC ’16: Valiant Announces Live Action “Ninjak Vs. The Valiant Universe” Digital Video Series


You’ve heard the same stories we have about Valiant fast-tracking their expansion into the world of live-action film.  Now we get to see another one of the projects. This would be the first project from Valiant’s new “Valiant Digital” unit.  Scheduled for a 6 episode run in late 2017 – I’m just going to go […]

NYCC ’16: The Ray is Reborn: Now Even Gayer!


by Elana Levin Baking Diversity into DC Rebirth’s Creative Teams Gay superhero The Ray is being taken out of cold storage and will star in his own one-shot before being added to the Justice League of America’s roster. This is particularly noteworthy because writer Steve Orlando and artist Stephen Byrne are bi or gay. This […]

NYCC ’16: DC’s Young Animal Roars Its Way Into NYCC


DC Comics recently launched Young Animal, the imprint led by Gerard Way, My Chemical Romance frontman and creator of The Umbrella Academy. At New York Comic Con on Friday, Gerard Way, Nick Derington, Jody Houser and Marley Zarcone to talk bout their Young Animal books. Doom Patrol editor Jamie S. Rich moderated the panel. How did […]