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Graphic Novel Review: IN PERPETUITY voyages to a noir, tragicomic Los Angeles afterlife

If you’re into dark crime graphic novels with a fantasy flavor, In Perpetuity might be just your speed.

Marvel Comics September 2024 Solicitations

Full solicitations information and cover images for Marvel Comics scheduled to ship in September 2024 and beyond.

Exclusive: Pegamoose Press to hit comic shops via Diamond in September

Boutique comics publisher Pegamoose Press has signed a distribution deal with Diamond. Its books will hit comic shops this fall.

Preview: ABSOLUTE POWER: TASK FORCE VII #1 pits AI against the Marvel family

An AI version of Superman. What can go wrong?

Black creators — and creations — take the spotlight in AFROFUTURES

A new Kickstarter campaign for the anthology AFROFUTURES imagines "seeing our future selves and also seeing our furthest selves," says creator.

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TOHO animation details iiZO pop up shop for Anime Expo

TOHO animation has announced plans to roll out a pop-up shop for this year's installment of Anime Expo featuring merch from fan favorites Jujutsu Kaisen, My Hero Academia and SPY x FAMILY

Watch The Amazing Screw-On Head!

Dear God, this is cool. The SciFi Channel has put the entire first episode of Mike Mignola's THE AMAZING SCREW-ON HEAD cartoon online. We'll...

Training report

Well...that was...interesting. Apparently when we post within WordPress, instead of our usual Ecto interface, it throws in all sorts of formatting code that throws...

New EC Comics reprints this fall

EC Crypt and Gemstone are teaming up for a new full-color reprinting of the classic in deluxe hardcovers. WE WANT OURS! Once unjustly maligned as...

Woo and Ennis team, blood to flow

Virgin Comics released the official PR on their upcoming John Woo/Garth Ennis collaboration, SEVEN BROTHERS. Yoshitaka Amano will paint the covers. Details and PR: Newly...

To do tonight, 7/13 Minneapolis: McCloud lecture

Scott McCloud delivers a free lecture at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD) tonight: Scott McCloud lecture When: July 13, 7 p.m.Where: Auditorium...

Vancouver cartoonists in the news

The Vancouver Westender looks at the local underground scene, including Drippytown, with an art exhibit, and a cover feature. Hey Folks, Guess What? Comics...

Business News

Marvel rebrands itself as Marvel Comics

Marvel Comics debuted a new corporate logo this week that added the word Comics, in line with other Marvel divisions.

Josh Frankel returns with Zero Zero and Metro Boomin

Zero Zero is a new boutique comics/merchandise company whose first project is with Metro Boomin: The Metroverse

Kadokawa Group’s Niconico targeted in ransomware attack, affecting wider operations

On June 8, Kadokawa Group subsidiary Niconico suffered a significant ransomware attack, affecting far more than the Japanese video portal.

Report: French comics publisher Delcourt is up for sale

Delcourt, one of the largest and most respected French comics publishers, is up for sale, Actualitté reports.

Local Comic Shop Day moves to September

Local Comic Shop Day is moving to September 28th to allow for rebranding and strengthening industry ties.

Legendary anime studio Gainax is bankrupt due to mismanagement

The legendary animation studio known as Gainax is no more due to executive mismanagement and massive debt

Reviews

Graphic Novel Review: IN PERPETUITY voyages to a noir, tragicomic Los Angeles afterlife

If you’re into dark crime graphic novels with a fantasy flavor, In Perpetuity might be just your speed.

The Marvel Rundown: UNCLE SCROOGE dives into the multiverse

Marvel takes a stab at comics most famous duck in Uncle Scrooge and the Infinity Dime #1, along with reviews of more of this weeks books!

Wednesday Comics Reviews: DESTRO #1, one of GI JOE’s best characters enters the Energon Universe

Destro #1 is the headliner for this week's Wednesday Comics Reviews column, which also features Joy Operations 2, Self-Help, and more!

DC Round-Up: BATMAN #149 re-centers Bruce Wayne’s humanity

A round-up of reviews of this week's new DC Comics titles, including BATMAN #149, TITANS #12, and more.

Top Comics to Buy for June 19, 2024: Bad men make for good comics

This week's Top Comics to Buy for June 19 features Destro #1, John Constantine Hellblazer - Dead in America #6, and more!

Classic Comic Compendium: X-MEN – THE TRIAL OF MAGNETO

X-Men - Trial of Magneto delivers a resolution for the Scarlet Witch story from House of M, decades earlier.

TV Review: DOCTOR WHO unleashes a great evil in “The Legend of Ruby Sunday”

TV Review: DOCTOR WHO unleashes a great evil in "The Legend of Ruby Sunday." Read our review!

Graphic Novel Review: FOOD SCHOOL is memoir’s magic mirror

Food School Cartoonist: Jade Armstrong Publisher: Conundrum Press / $15.00 April 2024 Olive is trying to turn things around. They were in school, had a job as a...

Graphic Novel Review: HUNGER AND THE DUSK settles for less

The Hunger and the Dusk is a thoughtful, well-produced fantasy comic. Despite its best efforts, though, it never becomes truly magical.

Entertainment

Turnbuck BEATdown: WWE Clash At The Castle 2024 in Review

A homecoming of sorts.

Interview: Uncovering the secrets of THE LOUD HOUSE: NO TIME TO SPY animated movie

We chat with executive producer Michael Rubiner and director Kyle Marshall

SDCC 2024: Kenichi Sonoda comes to promote BUBBLEGUM CRISIS: COMPLETE ARCHIVE

SDCC 2024: Kenichi Sonoda comes to promote BUBBLEGUM CRISIS: COMPLETE ARCHIVE

TOHO animation details iiZO pop up shop for Anime Expo

TOHO animation has announced plans to roll out a pop-up shop for this year's installment of Anime Expo featuring merch from fan favorites Jujutsu Kaisen, My Hero Academia and SPY x FAMILY

All-star voice cast announced for BATMAN: CAPED CRUSADER animated series

The highly anticipated series arrives on Prime Video August 1st!

Crunchyroll announces Summer 2024 anime lineup.

Avoid the summer heat by watching these anime on Crunchyroll.

Fanhome announces STAR TREK Die Cast Collection

Fanhome has announced the Star Trek Die Cast Collection, which will feature ships from ALL the modern shows. Here's what we know so far!

Manga and Anime News

SDCC 2024: Kenichi Sonoda comes to promote BUBBLEGUM CRISIS: COMPLETE ARCHIVE

SDCC 2024: Kenichi Sonoda comes to promote BUBBLEGUM CRISIS: COMPLETE ARCHIVE

Titan Comics takes on French UFO Robot Grendizer mini-series

Titan Comics is releasing the French UFO Robot Grendizer comic mini-series in English starting this September

Kadokawa Group’s Niconico targeted in ransomware attack, affecting wider operations

On June 8, Kadokawa Group subsidiary Niconico suffered a significant ransomware attack, affecting far more than the Japanese video portal.

Beat’s Bizarre Adventure: Junji Ito appears

This week, Beat's Bizarre Adventure covers CHA CHA ON THE BRIDGE, APPLE CHILDREN OF AEON and Junji Ito's REMINA.

Azuki digitally releases HORRORS OF NOROI MICHIRU plus eight other titles

Azuki announces nine new digital titles for June 2024, including Star Fruit Books’ indie horror manga 'The Horrors of Noroi Michiru.'

Kodansha launches Read Beyond the Anime Humble campaign

Kodansha USA is no stranger to Humble and this latest bundle is aimed at anime fans watching the latest adaptations