Historian letterer Todd Klein has the essential obit for Gaspar Saladino, pointing out how influential he was in so many things. Maybe Gaspar will be the first letterer in the Eisner Hall of Fame. When I started working at DC in 1977 I was blown away seeing and working with Gaspar’s lettering in person, such […]
David Dissanayake has joined Oni as Sales Manager. He fills the position held by Shy Allott, who left as Director of Sales several months ago. Dissanayake joins Oni following two years at Magnetic Press as Director of Sales & Marketing, and he was formerly manager of Mission: Comics & Art, in San Francisco. Statements from the PR […]
That 13-foot high 1-ton solid Bronze Captain America statue will be unveiled in Prospect Park Brooklyn next week on Wednesday, August 10, from 1-3 pm. Later that night, Captain America: Civil War will be shown as part of Propect Park’s “A Summer Movie Under the Stars” program. A very nice day! The dedication ceremony will […]
Looking for some summer reading? Dynamite has a big sale on ComiXology, with ALL Dynamite single issues for just 99 cents — ending tomorrow so get on over there. Dynamite Entertainment offers fan favorites and iconic characters including Vampirella and Red Sonja, John Carter, Dejah Thoris, The Spirit, Preacher creator Garth Ennis’ A Train Called Love, multimedia […]
Whatever you think of the actual movie, no one can question that the art direction for the Suicide Squad movie has been on fleek, with its acid green intaglio-effect imagery. It doesn’t always photograph well but looks great in person. A flood of products has been released to tie-in to the movies, but here’s […]
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced today that the popular mobile game brawler Injustice: Gods Among Us is adding iconic villains to the game’s roster inspired by the highly anticipated Warner Bros. Pictures film, Suicide Squad. The latest update is the largest to hit the game in over a year. Along with special in-game events and rewards, players […]
Eventually we speak about their Torchwood comics, of course, but that’s an oversimplification of the interview which stretched way over time (thanks Titan!) and covered John’s not-so-secret costume to walk the floor of SDCC, how their familial relationship helps them be more honest about their work, and their intimate knowledge of each other’s bathroom habits. Try not to fall in love with these rambunctious siblings, I dare you.
Today, Marvel Comics announced that Aaron Kuder, a comics artist most recently known for his work with Greg Pak on DC’s Action Comics, has signed an exclusive contract with the House of Ideas. According to the press release, his first job with Marvel will be to work with writers Charles Soule and Jeff Lemire on the […]