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Jimmy Palmiotti and Amanda Conner have created tons of terrific stories through their Paperfilms company. Palmiotti has been showing off a shiny new piece to a few people at SDCC and now we finally know what it is. Today, through a partnership with Wicked Critter some of Palmiotti and Conner’s most cult hit properties are […]
Marvel is bringing back the acclaimed line of adult-themed comics from the 90s in a line of collections.
Although he’s taking some time off from the mainstream, Jimmy Palmiotti is busy making comics. And this week he’s back with his latest crowdfunder for a graphic novel, Killing Time in America. This time he’s teamed with co-writer Craig Weeden [MIA’S GIFT (novel)- DIAMOND PAYBACK (screenplay)] and artist Justin Norman (aka Moritat) (JONAH HEX, HARLEY QUINN). Colorist […]
Over the course of the last four years, Jimmy Palmiotti and Amanda Conner have turned Harley Quinn into one of DC’s most prominent characters. Throughout their run on Harley Quinn, Harley’s made new friends, fought old foes, run for mayor, and even fallen for Poison Ivy. If there’s ever been a character defining run for a […]
We’re back with more thoughts on the state of the comics industry, news and inspirations. Thanks to the creators from all over the industry who took the time to participate at the busiest time of the year- you’ll find some thoughtful perspectives in the comments below – and as always a lot of sneak news. And […]
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 […]
As you probably know, the current Valiant is not the first company to have that name. The first Valiant was started by Jim Shooter in the 90s and that’s where most of the original characters originated. The current incarnation of Valiant periodically goes back to reprint those original runs. In November, Valiant’s dropping Ninjak: The Complete […]
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 […]
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 […]