Jamal Igle announces Action Lab Entertainment departure


Jamal Igle announced to the press that he has stepped down as Action Lab Entertainment’s Vice President of Marketing. “I am a creator and as such, I’m forced to make my multiple creative endeavors a priority,” Igle said. He started handling PR for Action Lab in November 2013, but Igle stated that he’s working on the next […]

Preview Review: The DOCTOR STRANGE movie turns the VFX dial up to eleven


Heidi MacDonald: A 15 minute preview of The Doctor Strange movie, which opens November 4th, was shown around the globe tonight. I caught it down the street at my local. I can’t do those second by second breakdowns so I’ll just give my impressions. The footage was sort of like an expanded trailer, but with lots more […]

NYCC’16 LIVEBLOG: Lion Forge Announces Catalyst Prime, Shared Superhero Universe Assembled by Joe Illidge


Sunday Sunday Sunday!  Alive but a little delerious, The Comics Beat is sitting in the Jacob Javits Center to bring you the latest news from the Lion Forge panel where the company is slated to make some major announcements about the future of their lineup. Guests at this panel include Rich Johnson (VP of marketing), […]

NYCC’16 LIVEBLOG: The Netflix’s & Marvel’s IRON FIST panel gives you your FIRST look at the series


The Comics Beat is live at the New York Comic Con Main Stage and the crowd is wild!  It’s not quite Hall H proportions, but the Main Stage is by far the largest panel room at NYCC, which makes it the perfect place to show off Netflix’s and Marvel’s IRON FIST.  The followup to the […]

NYCC ’16: Scout Comics Announces “Welcome To Paradise,” “Infernoct,” “Little Guardians” and “Minderbender”


Scout Comics has announced four new titles to launch in 2017. WELCOME TO PARADISE Written by A.C. Medina Illustrated by Morgan Sawyer Colored by Ross A. Campbell Lettered by Micah Myers Filled with deadly drag races for sport, routine mass killings called “the cleanings”, and where the common house is the size of a closet. […]

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 […]