NYCC’16 Liveblog: Why #Artcred is THE Movement In Comics You Should Be Following


Hey everyone, New York Comic Con 2016 is underway!  We are here at the #ArtCred panel to bring you live updates from the panel room as stories break! Panelists include Amy Reeder, David Brothers, Declan Shalvey, Tom King, Jen Bartel, and Caspar Wijngaard.  Check out Elana Levin’s live tweets at @comicsbeatlive on Twitter! Declan stepped […]

Stars of comics and screen come out for the Suicide Squad premiere


It was quite a gathering of comics talent for last night’s Suicide Squad premiere in New York. The crew gathered for the above photo before hand, including many creators who had a hand in various characters from the film. From left to right: Geoff Johns, Jimmy Palmiotti, Misty Lee (in the back), Amanda Conner (wearing […]

Free on the internet: The Eisner nominated “Black Death in America” by Tom King and John Paul Leon


“Black Death in America” is an Eisner nominated short story that originally appeared in the Vertigo CMYK: Black issue. Written by Tom King with art by John Paul Leon it follows the true story of Henry Louis Johnson, an African-American soldier in World War I who was held up as a war hero but died […]

Marvel’s Surprise Hit THE VISION to End with Issue 12, Writer Tom King Says


Earlier today, The Comics Beat reported that Tom King was one of three writers to sign an exclusive contract with DC Comics to “produce their comic book work solely for the DC Comics and Vertigo imprints.”  In the wake of the announcement, many readers were left wondering what would happen to The Vision.  The series, which […]