So I'm told -- and I don't have confirmation -- that the cartoonist John Campbell walked into a Chicago comics store with one of the non-distributed-after-he-made-them kickstarter books actually on fire and attempted to set a Chester Brown book on fire that was on the comic shop's stands. Show More Summary
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Before he was a cranky, well-respected author, Harlan Ellison was a cranky freelance TV writer, churning out scripts to pay the rent. One of those scripts was The City on the Edge of Forever, one of the most highly acclaimed episodes of Star Trek ever produced. Show More Summary
Filmmaker Robert Rodriguez discusses the upcoming sequel to the comic book favorite, "Sin City," and what excited him about shooting "Sin City: A Dame To Kill For" in 3D. He says of overwhelming special effects and 3D films, "There's so much to look at. Show More Summary
Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the comic minds behind TV's "South Park" and Broadway's "The Book of Mormon," look to make video games funny with "South Park: The Stick of Truth."
This spring, IDW Publishing will launch a new, bi-monthly TOS comic, and TrekMovie has the details. Last December, IDW released Star Trek Annual 2013, a “photonovel”-style story from legendary comic book writer/artist John Byrne, set during The Original Series and a sequel to “Where No Man Has Gone Before”. Taking stills from the series, […]
Who should play Storm? Petition Calls For Lupita Nyong’o To Replace Halle Berry In X-Men A new petition is demanding that ’12 Years A Slave’ star Lupita replaces Halle in Marvel’s ”X-Men” films. Halle has played comic book favorite Storm
Originally published May 26, 2000, in Comics Buyer’s Guide #1384 Notes from the Pittsburgh Comic Con: It has been ages since I’ve been to Pittsburgh. The program book states that it’s the first time I’ve attended a Pittsburgh Con, but that’s not quite true; I was there once before, years ago, attending a Great Eastern […]
“The Walking Dead” has become a multi-media phenomenom. In addition to the best selling comic book series and #1 rated television show, “The walking Dead” has also spawned a best selling video game, three prose novels, and a role playing board game. MegaGigaOmniCorp and Top8Magic... Read More
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Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Matt Wagner, and the issue is Trinity #2, which was published by DC and is cover dated September 2003. Enjoy! Around the turn of the millennium, Wagner’s art reached the apex of the tension between his […]
‘Genesis’ is a new paperback graphic novella from Image Comics. Drawn by Alison Sampson, written by Nathan Edmondson, with colors by Jason Wordie, in shops on 16 April. The book is 64 pages centered on the act of infinite creation. The protagonist wanders through life... Read More
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With Lex Luthor locked down by Jesse Eisenberg, SPINOFF ONLINE looks at five other comic book characters perfectly suited for the former Walter White.
I don't think I'm going to be more surprised by a book during the rest of 2014 than I was by MK Brown's collection with Fantagraphics, Stranger Than Life: Cartoons And Comics 1970-2013. It's not that I didn't know she had made good comics over the year, but I was completely unaware that Brown made this much material. Show More Summary
I became aware of Robert E. Howard through Marvel Comics’ Conan the Barbarian series which led me to a number of book compilations of Howard’s writing. As is often the case, I was not aware of just how prolific Howard was across so many genres until I started this diary.
Jessica Campbell Reads At Brain Frame 16 Ed Piskor On Comic Books And Hip-Hop History Mutt And Jeff In "The Extra-Quick Lunch" via KAL At The Library Of Congress Pran Receiving Lifetime Achivement Award At India Comic Con Not Comics:...Show More Summary
Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Matt Wagner, and the issue is The Terminator One-Shot, which was published by Dark Horse and is cover dated July 1991. Enjoy! I own one Terminator comic, and it’s this one. I’m not even quite sure […]