By Tom Spurgeon Anya Davidson reports that her Band For Live has been dropped by Vice due to a low viewership. I hope someone out there with a little bit of cash will pick it up, or if not, that she'll be able to make a go of it as a self-published effort. it looks like Mark Waid's Thrillbent effort has significantly improved its reader experience. Show More Summary
I thought this was well done. I'm glad to see the Jamie Delano-era receiving a big chunk of the spotlight, given that the character was more popular in a more self-actualized, confident depiction later on in the series.
The seven-episode "Judge Dredd: Superfiend" animated series, which features the Dark Judges, has debuted its first full-length trailer.
It's pretty self-explanatory. Before being acquitted yesterday, Turkish cartoonist Musa Kart was facing up to nine years in prison on charges brought against him by that country's president, Recep Erdo?an. This was due to a cartoon that Kart did about a significant corruption scandal that gripped the country in late 2013. Show More Summary
The lasting influence and undeniable importance of Jack Kirby was revisited and explored in depth during an intimate NYCC panel.
I’ve been avoiding this one like the plague. Or The Stranger. Or other existential novels by Albert Camus. Read them in high school. Didn’t understand them. But, then, I didn’t understand some aspects of Avengers Assemble v 2 21, either. So I guess it’s onward. Here’s what I can tell you. Spider-Girl, the Anya Corazón […]
Writer John Arcudi mashes monsters, skinheads, and a scarecrow warrior together in his new ongoing series from Image Comics. Plus, undead kitties!
Did "Twin Peaks" nearly find a second life as a comic book? Does Marvel actually own a trademark on "snikt" and "thwip?"
Welcome to the four hundred and ninety-fourth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the previous four hundred and ninety-three. This week, did Twin Peaks almost continue as a comic book? Does Marvel really have a trademark on the words […]
A new image of the James Spader-voiced super villain has surfaced, offering the first full look at "Avengers: Age of Ultron's" shiny bad guy.
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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Lee Moder, and the issue is Wonder Woman #73, which was published by DC and is cover dated April 1993. Enjoy! You’d be forgiven if you compare Lee Moder’s early work to Adam Hughes, as it […]
Paul Tobin and Juan Ferreyra build chaos in Dark Horse Comicss' "Prometheus" #3 whena member of the Prometheus' team is contaminated.
This is the latest in a series giving you the cultural context behind certain comic book characters/behaviors. You know, the sort of then-topical references that have faded into the “foggy ruins of time.” To wit, twenty years from now, a college senior watching episodes of Seinfeld will likely miss a lot of the then-topical pop […]
Your favorite superheroes are playing detective on oddball cases drawn by our artists as suggested by you! Plus, surprise cameos by a certain TV detective!
Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Joe Quesada, and the issue is Amazing Spider-Man #544, which was published by Marvel and is cover dated November 2007. Enjoy! In 2007, EIC of Marvel Joe Quesada decided that Peter Parker really ought to make […]
It’s EPISODE #073 SPOOKTACULAR EPISODE (or something) CLICK HERE TO LISTEN ON PODBEAN OR – FIND US HERE ON iTUNES & SUBSCRIBE Inside this episode! We begin with a review of Emily Carroll’s most excellent graphic novel Through The Woods, a collection of terrifying beautiful tales by Margaret K. McElderry Books! We’ve also got a […]
The actress talks with SPINOFF about her new supernatural thriller, creating suspense, and what's in store for Emma in the third season of "Bates Motel"