IT\t’s that tinme of the month, and here’s what AfterShock has coming in February: Rough Riders: Riders on the Storm #1 $3.99 “Great jumping on point! Three years have passed since the Rough Riders last adventure, but when an assassin s bullet takes President William McKinley s life, Vice President Theodore Roosevelt is thrust into […]
Inhumans vs X-Men is a big event for Marvel that kicks of next month and leads into an initiative known as Resurrxion. IvX, as it’s known, could actually be retitled Marvel vs Fox, as ire over Fox owning the rights to the X-franchise has hed a certain management faction at Marvel to try to replace the mutants with the Inhumans, in hearts, minds, comics movies and even an upcoming TV show.
The first of five episodes in The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier will premiere digitally worldwide starting Tuesday December 20th on PC from the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and other digital distribution services, on the Xbox Games Store for Xbox One and Xbox 360, and on the PlayStation®Network for PlayStation 4 […]
When I saw the headline “Corner Box” Variants in my email I got all excited because I thought it was a throwback to Marvel’s “box full of tiny floating heads” cover design of the 60s and 70s. However, this series of February variants uses the”corner box” in a different way, with a rectangular image that could have been […]
To step into the world of writer Jonathan Baylis’ So Buttons is to step into the best of pure comics storytelling. The acclaimed anthology series—now out in a new edition from Alternative Comics—present slices from the life of Baylis. Sometimes surreal, sometimes poignant, the vignettes that constitute the book are always absorbing and wonderfully rendered. […]
Mike Mignola may have sent Hellboy to hell and put his comics drawing work on hold for – but luckily there are still plenty of stories from the Hellboy-verse to tell, including this one, featuring the B.P.R.D set in 1954. Mignola and Chris Roberson wrote the story and Joe Golem’s Patric Reynolds does the art duties. The plot description […]
Rootling around The Henson company’s old filing cabinets has been fruitful once again for Boom Studios: As reported in THR, a sequel to The Dark Crystal is finally coming out, but in comics form, as a 12-issue series starting next year. The series will adapt the screenplay to an unproduced sequel. The 12-issue series, titled The Power […]
§ A piece of Tintin art by Hergé has set yet another record at an auction held by Artcurial. An inked page from Explorers on the Moon sold for €1.55 million, about $1.64 million. To be fair it is a pretty sweet page. “It’s simply fantastic! It‘s an exceptional price for an exceptional piece,” said […]