DC’s sudden announcement of digital codes as a bonus in comics priced at $3.99 seems to be a clear dig at Marvel’s dropping this bonus. However, in subsequent news stories, a few updates to the story. Digital single issues will remain priced at $2.99, meaning that you can get a print + digital for $3.99 […]
I updated this headline courtesy of Krishnadev Calamur. HOW could we have missed this? CB.com debuted a tweaked look for Superman today, along with next month’s solicitations. The costume is not that different than the last time it got tweeked which was…New 52 I guess. I Lose track. Anyway, here’s the old one and an annotated new […]
Highly acclaimed artist Greg Capullo (Batman) made an announcement last night on Twitter: Attention! Just signed my name to a new DC contract. At ease. — Greg Capullo (@GregCapullo) December 22, 2016 Surprise! Capullo teased his return DC which he confirmed via Twitter with a new contract. After a fan-favorite multi-year run on Batman, the artist […]
Oh My! Greg Silverman has stepped down from running WB’s film slate to spend more time with his venture fund, and New Line’s Toby Emmerich will take over running the studio. We’ve been hinting for a while that WB’s series of costly flops – Pan (above), The Man from U.N.C.L.E., In the Heart of the […]
Black Friday is here (with Small business Saturday and Cyber Monday to follow) and a lot of cybersales are running including quite a few at ComiXology which has discounts on Secret Wars, Marvel trades, a Buy One, Get One Free sale on DC and Vertigo, and huge Image sales and MORE. Most sales run until Cyber […]
If you haven’t signed up for Warren Elis’s newsletter…you should. It’s fierce, dark and full of information. Like the baove promo art for The Wild Storm by John Davis Hunt. This title, to be written by Ellis, the the lead in the Young Animal-style WildStorm imprint come form DC next year. While very very little […]
While Rebirth seems to be a hit with fans and retailers, DC can’t just sit around heaving a sigh of relief. So in December they’re rolling out Justive League vs Suicide Squad, an event/crossover/battle royale starring Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Amanda Waller, Harley Quinn, Deadshot and so on. Joshua Williamson is writing this tale. The […]
The fast developing deal for AT&T to buy Time Warner is about to be announced, according to the Wall Street Journal. It’s the largest media deal since Comcast purchased Universal in 2011 and represents another key moment in an era of vast media conglomeration.
In a sometimes emotional presentation, Gal Gadot, Lynda Carter, Patty Jenkins and DC president Diane Nelson joined UN Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information, Cristina Gallach at the UN today to name Wonder Woman an Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls. Wonder Woman was added as an inspiration for the UN’s Sustainable […]
My photo journal of New York Comic Con continues, this time with lots of toys and figurines!