The Guardians Of The Galaxy debuted fifty years ago today in Marvel Super-Heroes #18, though they bear little resemblance to today’s team. Maybe you’d recognize founding member Yondu, on the far right? The concept was that they were each the last of their kind. The original team consisted of (left to right) Major Vance Astro, […]
BOOM! Studios announced back in July that they’d signed a deal with R.L. Stine, now Entertainment Weekly has an eight-page preview of the first book, titled The Scare School, part of a new series called Just Beyond. “That’s how I started out, doing comic books,” Stine tells EW. “When I was a kid I was […]
Last week Telltale laid off approximately 250 employees. This week, former employee Vernie Roberts has filed a class-action lawsuit for violating the WARN act, according to Polygon. The federal Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act, which became law in 1988, stipulates that most businesses with at least 100 full-time workers must notify employees 60 days […]
Heroes In Crisis #1 by Tom King, Clay Mann and Tomeu Morey arrives this Wednesday, but you can read the first six pages now at DC Comics’ blog. Set at Sanctuary, a top-secret compound in rural Nebraska where heroes can go when the stress of their ongoing battle against evil gets to be too much, Heroes […]
Reportedly down from 250 employees to a skeleton crew of 25.
The Jordan Peele-produced The Twilight Zone revival is now confirmed to also be hosted by Peele. I honestly can’t think of anyone more perfect, since his film Get Out struck that perfect balance of subtle sci fi and paranoid thriller that made it feel like an extended episode of the show. Check out the first […]
Check off another IP loss for Dark Horse Comics. Joss Whedon’s Buffy The Vampire Slayer has been published by Dark Horse since 1998, but now they’re moving to BOOM! Studios. According to IGN: The final issue of Season Twelve released yesterday, and the trade paperback for Season Twelve, out on December 12, will be Dark Horse’s final […]
The long-running manga Beserk by Kentaro Miura has influenced the Dark Souls games, among other things. Now it’s getting the Deluxe treatment from Dark Horse. From the Press Release: Kentaro Miura’s Berserk has outraged, horrified, and delighted readers since 1989, and now the champion of adult fantasy manga is presented in a handsome embossed hardcover edition amassing […]
Here are 10 more PS4 exclusives to play once you’ve finished that one.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Ezra Claytan Daniels’ graphic novel Upgrade Soul has been optioned by Aperture Entertainment and Adam Goldworm, producer of the film adaptation of Derf Backderf’s My Friend Dahmer. The graphic novel, due out Tuesday in bookstores, is described as a David Cronenberg-esque fairytale of wish fulfillment wherein an elderly African-American couple participate […]