The lede got buried a bit in this Washington Post profile of comics’ Royal Couple, Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti. After helping turn Harley Quinn into one of the few consistently read and loved periodical comics – and making Harley a cultural icon along the way – the duo are taking some time off from their […]
Last night, THR got the scoop that WB wasn’t done with their Joker-centric film ideas, as not only will there be a stand-alone, unconnected Joker origin movie in the works by way of likely director Todd Phillips and producer Martin Scorsese (an idea that still blows my mind), but now a heavily rumored take from […]
At a sunny, informal press breakfast DC unveiled a few details of upcoming Harley Quinn and Batman projects, and Joelle Jones’ cover for Batman #33, her first issue. Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti and Paul Dini talked about Harley Quinn, with Dini, co-creator of the character, writing short back-ups for the book in the future. “I’m absolutely […]
Wow, I did not realize how much I wanted to write that headline until I did.
This week, Harley Quinn #21 hits store shelves. Harley’s up to some major hijinx, but there are more obstacles facing her than ever. A mysterious foe has kidnapped two of her friends and there are Bat-people on her tail! Check out the Comics Beat’s exclusive preview of the issue after the jump to get a taste of the […]
DC has released their list of 193 titles due to ship during next September to January. What’s of interest? I’ll note them below, with covers and/or highlighting. DC has both Wonder Woman and Justice League movies hitting the big screen, so expect lots of reprints. (There’s even a Justice League Detroit collection!?! And a “Wonder […]
This Wednesday, Harley’s Little Black Book #6 hits store shelves. The latest in Harley’s great misadventures, this issues sees her partner up with someone almost, or perhaps equally, as dangerous as she is! Enter: Lobo! Check out the Comics Beat’s exclusive preview of the issue after the jump. Writers: Amanda Conner & Jimmy Palmiotti Artist: Simon […]
One of Harley Quinn’s original creators Paul Dini (Batman: The Animated Series) is returning to the character in the pages of her ongoing series. The regular Harley Quinn ongoing writers Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti and the standard art team are staying on the series’ main feature, but Dini, Palmiotti and Bret Blevins (New Mutants) […]
The David Ayer-directed Suicide Squad, while not appealing to most critics (it landed around 26% on Rotten Tomatoes, for whatever that’s worth to you) ended up a sizable box office hit, clearing over 745 million dollars worldwide. With that in mind, WB is looking to stay in the Ayer business and while there are still […]
Alex Lu and Kyle Pinion dive into a collection of works by DC’s latest rising stars!