THERE’S A NEW ZOMBIE FRAPPUCINO COMING SOON AND I’M NOT READY😍 pic.twitter.com/86wvzkLSev — Brandon® (@BrandonEazyy) October 11, 2017 Last spring Starbucks created a sensation with a “Unicorn Frappucino” that was pink and blue and sparkly and so full of sugar that your teeth crumbled into black cinders as soon as you drank it. […]
For the five people still interested in comics industry news, Dan Nadel is leaving tcj.com as co-editor; he’ll be replaced by Tucker Stone. Stone recently left NoBrow to join the distributor Consortium so I guess it’s less of a conflict of interest. Nadel wrote: Tomorrow is my last day as co-editor of The Comics Journal. The reason […]
Welcome back to The Marvel Rundown. This week Marvel Legacy is in full force as the publisher is resetting several of their titles back to their original numbering–this gives The Mighty Thor an excuse to hit a milestone! Ever since readers found out the identity of the new Thor, we knew Jane Foster’s days were numbered–read our […]
Ann Nocenti talks to The Beat about her career in comics and launching the sci-fi political thriller The Seeds with artist David Aja for the Dark Horses’ newly minted Berger Books imprint.
The Punisher, Netflix’s sixth series in their current partnership with Marvel television has been in a little bit of a limbo state lately. Ahead of NYCC, the streaming giant had kept the release date of the Jon Bernthal-starring Daredevil spin-off close to its chest. The presumption being that they would make a big show of […]
Everyone talks about the direct market but no one does anything about it. Well, Jim McLauchlin wrote about it, starting with one of those “I want those cha cha heels!” McGuffins: Wednesday, September 27 was release day for Fu Jitsu #1 from Aftershock Comics. Not the biggest of debuts, but hey—it’s written by Jai Nitz, […]
§ Nice Art: Adam Hughes draws Hellboy for HELLBOY: KRAMPUSNACHT, a one shot that teams not only Mike Mignola and Adam Hughes but CHRISTMAS AND HALLOWEEN. § At a junket for Thor: Ragnarok someone asked Karl Urban what he thinks of a movie starring Lady Thor, and Urban, like a good sport blurted out that […]
We’ve made no secret of our admiration for Black Hammer, the deconstructed superhero saga by Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston. Writer Lemire offers an off kilter view of a superteam that was transported to a strange dimension after they defeated their greatest menace in an epic, crossover worthy battle. Now they find themselves living on a […]
The secret fundament of Isengard has been laid bare! Well, sorta. Netflix has released some viewership data….sorta. In a lively press release they’ve pinpointed a new kind of TV viewer called a “Binge Racer” – namely people who race to binge a show as soon as it is released and finish it within 24 hours […]
Kate Leth talks to The Beat about her self-made beginnings and transition to licensed work, which led to her current series Spell on Wheels for Dark Horse.