Valiant teams wth Quidd for electronic collecitbles

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Collecting things is a dangerous passion here at Stately Beat Manor, and now there’s Quidd, a mobile platform that allows you to collect various cards, stickers and emojis. Franchises already available as colelctible “packs” include Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ghostbusters, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Firefly, Bob’s Burgers, and more. Genius. And lets give […]

DC Reborn Review: ALL-STAR BATMAN #1 is Fresh and Perfect for New Readers

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In June, DC Comics kicked off the start of its Rebirth initiative. After a wave of criticism surrounding the way they have treated their characters’ rich histories since 2011’s New 52 relaunch, DC has decided to rebrand. They hope that by restoring their characters’ pasts, they will restore readers’ faith in them as well.  Do […]

A New Hellboy GN, Into the Silent Sea, by Mignola, Gianni and Stewart is coming in 2017

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You probably just finished laundering the hankies you soaked with tears when Mike Mignola wrapped up his run on Hellboy a few months ago, but he did hint that Hellboy himself wasn’t gone, just him WRITING AND DRAWING Hellboy, and whaddaya know! Hellboy is coming back! Mignola has co-written a graphic novel, entitled Into the […]

Ghost Rider Is getting his own book again

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A few years ago Marvel rebooted Ghost Rider into a kind of “The fast and the flaming head” series about street racing with a Latinx hero. The book was by Felipe Smith and Tradd Moore and it had a very unique look. It was one of the first examples of Marvel rebooting their characters in […]

Dash Shaw’s animated film about high school to be shown at two acclaimed film festivals

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Add comics formalist/experimenter Dash Shaw (Bottomless Belly Button) to the list of cartoonist/movie directors: his animated film My Entire High School is Sinking Into the Sea will debut at be shown at both the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) (its world premiere) and New York Film Festival (NYFF). Pretty prestigious places to be shown. Shaw […]

INTERVIEW: iZombie Co-creator Chris Roberson on unraveling the mysteries of victorian zombies and The Black Flame

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It’s hard to picture a world where I don’t tune into the CW to watch Rose McIver bring Chris Roberson’s iZombie to life on the small screen. The book, which the show is based on, has the distinction of being the first Vertigo property to show the mainstream audience appeal many of the imprint’s stories have. To […]

Report: March trilogy has sold so many copies the printer ran out of paper

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Since its debut last week, March Book Three, the final volume in the trio of graphic novels telling the story of Rep. John Lewis and the fight for civil rights, has not only bested everything on Amazon but Harry Potter, according to artist Nate Powell,they’ve had to print so many copies the printer ran out […]