In the overzealously air-conditioned afternoon of the Saturday of San Diego Comic-Con 2015, Image Comics held their fourth panel highlighting their creators – this time focusing on the aesthetics of their comics and how their creators, a mix of writers, artists, and colorists own it. Including: Rob Guillory (Chew), Stuart Moore (EGOs), Lee Loughridge (Deadly Class), Scott Snyder (Wytches), Jaime McKelvie (The Wicked & The Divine), and Josh Williamson (Nailbiter).
As fan frustration increasingly mounts over the lack of female-centered superhero movies and TV shows, the team behind Supergirl vows that when translating Kara to the small screen, they won’t sacrifice the unique take her gender brings to the story.
Variety’s Statler and Waldorf, aka Peter Bart and Michael Fleming, have an inane piece up for Variety called — r u ready? – Comic Con, Neutered Male Performances And Ballsy Directors Ben Affleck & Luc Besson which argues that it’s over for the men: BART: Anyone out there notice the reverse sexism that’s afflicting Hollywood? I’m […]
Though Hannibal has yet to find a new home for a potential fourth season, showrunner Bryan Fuller said during an SDCC panel that he was investigating the possibility of a feature film instead.
While chatting with press at SDCC this weekend, Executive Producer John Stephens revealed that the second season of Gotham will move away from a story-of-the week method, opting instead for ongoing character arcs and development.
Yesterday, Raina Telgemeier, author of the Eisner-winning autobiographical comic, Smiles, announced her next graphic novel. The book, entitled Ghosts, will be released in fall 2016, and will be published through Scholastic’s Graphix imprint, which focuses on YA and kids comics. Alexander LuAlex is the New Media Editor of the Comics Beat. He is also a freelance comics […]
By Nick Eskey San Diego Comic-Con has come and gone. As in every year, to officially close convention, we are gathered before John Rogers, Comic-Con International President, for the ever so important “Talk Back” panel. It is here that attendees can voice their concerns, suggestions, or applause this year’s convention, so that John can hear […]
Every year, people wonder about Hall H, the largest panel room at Comic-Con International in San Diego. With 6000+ seats, it’s the Hajarul Aswad of the Nerd hajj. After enduring online queues and lotteries for con badges, hotels, and parking lots, the most faithful then endure sunburn, hypothermia, rats, and cockroaches as they wait in line […]
Today the DC Entertainment booth hosted a signing featuring the stars of Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice. DC All Access had exclusive footage from the event: Alexander LuAlex is the New Media Editor of the Comics Beat. He is also a freelance comics editor with previous credits at First Second, Top Cow, and Papercutz. He […]
Released today, this Ant-Man clip shows Hank Pym meeting up with none other than… The Falcon! Ant-Man comes out July 17th. Alexander LuAlex is the New Media Editor of the Comics Beat. He is also a freelance comics editor with previous credits at First Second, Top Cow, and Papercutz. He primarily covers DC Comics and Magic: the Gathering. http://alexanderlu.com