The first wave in the line features the iconic trio in various different forms: Standard Edition (limited to 3,000 units); Black and White Variants (limited to 500 units); Zombie Variants (limited to 1,000 units and exclusive to Hot Topic); Villain Variants (limited to 1,000 units and exclusive to Gamestop); Glow in the Dark Variants (limited to 1,000 units and exclusive to Box Lunch); and the San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives that come in Classic Variant (limited to 1,500), Flashpoint Variant (limited to 750), and Black and Gold Variant (limited to 300), all of which are exclusive to the Entertainment Earth booth #2342. Each figure, save for the Comic-Con exclusives, will retail for $40. Entertain Earth’s Classic Variant will go for $60, their Flashpoint Variant for $75, and their Black and Gold Variant for $100. DC Collectibles was gracious enough to send us the Hot Topic exclusive Zombie Variants.
As you may recall, Image’s next big variant cover program is their Artist Appreciation series. They’ve revealed the first four covers and it’s essentially a wraparound cover where the front’s virgin and the back is a quote from the title’s writer in praise of the title’s artist. Official PR follows: Image Comics is pleased to […]
We’ve told you in the past about eBay’s series of exclusive variant covers. Not ones to avoid red hot properties, they’ve produced a variant cover for Black Panther: The Sound and the Fury #1 with art by Sanford Green. The cover was designed in collaboration between eBay, Marvel and eBay seller Mycomicshop. You can purchase it now on…eBay! […]
by Xavier Lancel Welcome to a new analysis of the Marvel sales. Reminder: I’m French, that’s why I’m talking funny. Please address your complaints to my “come on, that Valerian movie wasn’t that bad” country. For any information about the French magazine on US comics I’m editing, please send me a message using my e-mail […]
A couple weeks back, Image announced they were going to wrap up their 25th anniversary variant cover program with Walking Dead variant covers in October. It seems they’re not QUITE done with those anniversary variants. Now Image is announcing black and white variants of the Walking Dead variant covers. Official PR and order codes follow: […]
The last month for Image’s 25th anniversary variant cover series will feature Walking Dead variants. Or perhaps Walking Dead tribute variants might be a little more precise. Image has even released a few of the covers for your (pre)viewing pleasure: Available in stores on Wednesday, October 4th (Final order cutoff deadline Monday, September 11th): ELSEWHERE #3 by Jay […]
Tweeting out a statement on Monday, Big Bang Comics of Dublin let its fans know that they Marvel Legacy event lenticular variants will not be available to customers at their store, citing the problems of Marvel’s requirements to order. Instead of having an open order on their lenticular variants, like DC, Marvel is putting them […]
While these exclusives aren’t available to all SDCC attendees, they probably soon be available via attending comics shops, possibly even on eBay or the like. The retailer lunch takes place every Friday at Comic Con, and along with a ham sandwich you get some giveaways (The Beat has had many a Diamond ham sandwich) and […]
Check out this brutal Mike McKone cover for Deadpool kills the Marvel U again and other Fried Pie variant covers.
Okay this is a little unusual: AfterShock and comiXology are teaming to offer limited-time exclusive digital connecting covers for several titles. These digital variants will only be available until May 11th and in a surprise twist, the artist is none other than AfterShock SVP, Digital-Creative Mike Zagari, who has a parallel career as an indie cartoonist. Gabe […]