His words were clearly inspired by comics, so it only makes sense that his comics would be inspired by music.
In June 2016, DC Comics kicked off the start of its Rebirth initiative. After a wave of criticism surrounding the way they have treated their characters’ rich histories since 2011’s New 52 relaunch, DC has decided to rebrand. They hope that by restoring their characters’ pasts, they will restore readers’ faith in them as well. […]
Alex reviews the conclusion to Wonder Woman’s “The Truth” and the start to a new arc of Mother Panic
Last month, DC Comics Bombshells artist Marguerite Sauvage drew a guest issue of Shade the Changing Girl. The title, penned by Cecil Castellucci and typically drawn by Marley Zarcone, follows the Earth-obssessed alien Loma Shade as she takes possession of a body that once belonged to a mean-spirited teenage girl. Month-to-month, Zarcone tells Shade’s story with a chaotically psychedelic […]
Interview conducted by Kyle Pinion and Alex Lu Today in comic shops, you can now buy the first issue of Bug!: The Adventures of Forager, the new mini under the Gerard Way-curated Young Animal imprint. This new take on Jack Kirby’s scrappy young Fourth World hero is brought to readers by Michael, Lee, and Laura […]
Alex reviews this week’s DC Comics!
Well, not quite new. Today, My Chemical Romance’s former lead singer and DC’s current Young Animal chief visionary Gerard Way updated his webstore with a new “DC’s Young Animal Picture Disc + Comic Book” listing. Originally released on April 22nd for Record Store Day, this set includes a 12” vinyl with two songs inspired by Cave […]
Ahead of its big roll-out next month, we have your first look at the newest title in the Gerard Way-curated Young Animal imprint: Bug!: The Adventures of Forager, a six-issue mini helmed by the Allreds (written by Lee, pencilled and inked by Mike, colored by Laura) and pitched as an ode to the Kirby DC […]
Are you bugging out? Because we are. This afternoon at WonderCon, DC assembled the ranks of their Young Animal creators for a special panel to talk about the future direction of the boutique imprint headed by Gerard Way (The Umbrella Academy, My Chemical Romance). In addition to Way, attendees included Vertigo Group Editor Jamie S. […]
In a notice to retailers, DC Comics said that Doom Patrol issues #7 through #9 have been shelved. There are plans to resolicit the issues “at a future date,” but following several delays that have plagued this series’ first arc, the exact time of this series’ return is yet unknown. When the news initially broke, several […]