WB has found yet another savior for its crucial DC Films shingle: Walter Hamada, the producer of the Conjuring films and, most crucially, IT, the box offie smash remake. Borys Kit writes: The ascension takes place after the December departure of Jon Berg, Warner Bros.’s co-president of production who was the studio’s point man for […]
In June 2016, DC Comics kicked off the start of its Rebirth initiative. After a wave of criticism surrounding the way they have treated their characters’ rich histories since 2011’s New 52 relaunch, DC has decided to rebrand. They hope that by restoring their characters’ pasts, they will restore readers’ faith in them as well. […]
For reasons both good and bad, the release of DOOMSDAY CLOCK #1 is going to turn heads. And we’re here to tell you why.
The end is here.
Friday night at New York Comic Con, DC Comics hosted a special Doomsday Clock panel on the AT&T Main Stage. The event, hosted by The Magicians author Lev Grossman, features Geoff Johns detailing the secrets and ideas behind his 12 issue maxi-series, described by DC co-publisher Jim Lee yesterday as a “sequel to Watchmen,” the seminal 1980s series by […]
This November, DC Comics will release the first issue of Doomsday Clock. The new series, written by Geoff Johns and drawn by Gary Frank, will follow up on the Watchmen-inspired story that Johns began with last year’s Rebirth Special #1. In the lead-up to the start of this event, DC has begun releasing a series of trailers that […]
When you’ve been doing this as long as I have, you have to take the long view. And watching narratives emerge, evolve and take their place as history is part of the fascination that keeps me coming to my keyboard to tell you all about it. So it is that Abraham Riesman’s profile of Geoff Johns, Diane […]
We haven’t actually watched it but DC just rolled out a trailer for Doomsday Clock, the Geoff Johns and Gary Frank series that finally has the Watchmen verse meeting the DCU. Here’s is a description: Join Johns as he speaks candidly about this thought-provoking new series. From the hints left in DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH, to his […]
New York Comic Con is only a month away, and we’ve got our first big panel that’ll surely be stirring up quite a bit of buzz on the docket as DC is bringing President of DC Entertainment and Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns to the show to give a rundown on what’s coming in the […]
Doomsday Clock is an upcoming 12 issue series by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank that wraps up the “button/Watchmen” storylines from Rebirth. It’s Superman vs Doctor Manhattan, which….well, I’m not a big fan of resurrecting the Watchmen characters but that’s how the world goes. Johns knows he’s taking a risk in writing the story […]