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 […]
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 […]
Yesterday, The Leftovers and LOST showrunner Damon Lindelof posted a mysterious photo to his Instagram. Day One. A post shared by Damon (@damonlindelof) on Sep 19, 2017 at 10:49am PDT Look familiar? If the boots and inscription don’t ring a bell, perhaps it’s time to pull out your copy of Alan Moore’s and Dave Gibbons’ Watchmen again and flip to chapter […]
“Take your places. Tomorrow, we begin.”
This past weekend, on the floor of Long Beach Comic Con, we caught up with the legendary co-creator of Watchmen and Rogue Trooper, Dave Gibbons. During his panel, he told stories about his first rejection from DC and wanting to draw Superman along with loving when people ask him to draw Rorschach because of 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 […]
Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Apparently HBO subscribers, as the network is giving the landmark 12 issue Alan Moore/Dave Gibbons series another go at the televised treatment. While, following the 2009 Watchmen film and Man of Steel, Zack Snyder was originally spearheading a longer form adaptation of the comic; this time around sees The Leftovers creator […]