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Alex is the New Media Editor of the Beat. He's your go-to fella for creator interviews, conversations about comic book structure, and general DC Comics nerding. He also really, really loves YA Romance comics.

Will Eisner’s Jungle Queen Sheena Teams up with Tarzan for the...

Today, Dynamite announced that they've acquired the rights to Will Eisner's Sheena, Queen of the Jungle and plan to team her up with her historical inspiration...

Rick Remender and Jonathan Wayshak Present Devolution, a Sci-Fi Grindhouse Where...

Recently, it seems as though Rick Remender can do no wrong.  Fresh off his announcement that he's taking a break from Marvel Comics writing...

SDCC ’15: BOOM Studio’s Pre-Show Annoucement Roundup, featuring Grant Morrison, Philip...

Over the past few weeks, BOOM Studios has made a bevy of announcements to drum up excitement for their San Diego showings.  It's their...

James Tynion IV’s Cognetic Wants to Control Your Mind

Recently, James Tynion IV announced Cognetic, a new three issue limited series to be published by BOOM Studios.  Described as the spiritual successor to last...

Grant Morrison Named Editor of Heavy Metal

Crazy comics mastermind Grant Morrison is at it again.  Now that he's finished his run on DC's Multiversity, Morrison is turning his sights away from tights...

Sean Murphy drops truth bombs on Comics’ ongoing money problems and...

In the debut issue of Sktchd.com's Off Panel podcast interview series, David Harper sat down with Sean Gordon Murphy, prolific illustrator of titles including The Wake and Hellblazer: City of Angels. Recently, he collaborated with Mark Millar on Chrononauts, a time-hopping action miniseries that was optioned for a movie deal before the release of its first issue. While Murphy is known as one of the most talented artists in comics, he's also one of the most brutally honest, and this podcast is full of truth bombs about the harsh realities of working in comics.

SDCC ’15: Dynamite Announces Two Panels and Exclusives; Variants of Will...

If you missed it, earlier today Dynamite made the following big announcements: They're opening an office in Manhattan They're partnering with Atari to reprint Atari Force and...

Garth Ennis Injects Passion Into his Violence in New Dynamite Series,...

What a Dynamite day.  The comics publisher previously announced that they'll be opening a branch office in New York's flatiron district and that they'll...

Dynamite Pens Deal with Atari to Publish New Titles and Reprint...

Hot on the heels of the announcement of Dynamite's Manhattan take-over, the publisher just announced a partnership deal with Atari, the video game publisher...

DC Announces Eight New Miniseries, Including the First New Title Featuring...

DC is bringing back several cult favorite characters back in a big way.  In the beginning of 2016, DC will debut eight miniseries meant...

Image Announces Over TWENTY New Titles at Annual Expo— Kirkman, Albuquerque,...

It's a good day for Image fans. Today, the publisher took over the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco and announced a...

Kieron Gillen Joins the Marvel Break Exodus

Writer Kieron Gillen (Young Avengers, The Wicked + The Divine) took to his Tumblr today to state that he would be taking a break from Marvel...