The Princess Who Saved Herself Kickstarter: Ten Page Preview + Interview


If you haunt Kickstarter, you may have already noticed The Princess Who Saved Herself, a children’s book interpretation of Jonathan Coulton’s song that has some other amazing talent involved, including Action Comics and Batman / Superman writer Greg Pak,  Mary Jane and Spider-Man Loves Mary Jane artist Takeshi Miyazawa, colorist Jessica Kholinne (Voodoo, X-Treme X–Men), and […]

IDW Announces Chris Ryall + Gabriel Rodriguez’s SF Saga Onyx


IDW announced today that Chris Ryall and Gabriel Rodriguez, the creative team behind Locke & Key and Zombies vs. Robots, are releasing a new science fiction saga, Onyx, this summer. In Onyx, an armored warrior woman descends to Earth to judge whether it should be saved or destroyed, and a squad of super-soldiers must discern […]

Valiant Preview for April 1st, X-O Manowar #35


Valiant has released their preview of X-O Manowar #35, the second chapter of “Dead Hand.” X-O MANOWAR #35 (“DEAD HAND” – PART 2) Written by ROBERT VENDITTI Art by DIEGO BERNARD Cover A (Overlay Wrap) by LEWIS LAROSA (FEB151660) Cover B (Wraparound) by JORGE MOLINA (FEB151661) Variant Cover by RAFA SANDOVAL (FEB151662) Variant Cover by […]

IDW Releases Comic Based on Next Games’ Compass Point West


Next Games’ first mobile game, Compass Point: West, launched on March 25th, and has also been adapted into a comic book by IDW Publishing. The two companies are co-distributing the comic worldwide through digital platforms including Apple Books and Google Play, and it is also available for free at “In Compass Point: West we […]

Dynamite Comic Bundle on Groupees.Com Benefits CBLDF


  Dyanmite Entertainment announced yesterday that they had partnered with Groupees.Com, a charity and media bundling site, to present the first Groupees bundle of digital comics and graphic novels.  The ten day promotion runs from March 26th through April 6th and includes over eighty digital comics and graphic novels with a “pay what you want” […]

Wizard World and CONtv Announce Con Film Festival

Con Film Festival General

Wizard World and CONtv announced today that select Wizard World conventions—Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia (May 7th-10th), Sacramento (June 19-21), Chicago (August 20-23) and Austin (Oct. 30-31)—would host the Con Film Festival “to showcase the next generation of pop culture entertainment.” As you might expect, there is some prize money available for winners, but the big […]

Scholastic Reveals Cover to Illustrated Edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone


Yesterday, Scholastic revealed the cover to the first volume of their fully illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.  Collected here together with some other previously-released Harry Potter images by the artist, Jim Kay, readers can get a sense of the style that will pervade the illustrated Harry Potter.  Jim Kay won the […]

Nine Page Preview of ONI Press’ Rick and Morty #1


ONI Press has released an advance preview of Rick and Morty #1, the adaptation of the Adult Swim animated series, that releases next Wednesday, April the 1st.  No joke. Rick and Morty #1 Writer: Zac Gorman Artist: CJ Cannon with Ryan Hill Dan Harmon & Justin Roiland’s hilarious hit Adult Swim animated show RICK & MORTY […]

Titan Comics Reveals Trailer to Death Sentence: London #1

Titan Comics has revealed the trailer to Death Sentence: London #1. This dark tale of superpowers is told by co-creator Montynegro and new artist Martin Simmonds.   DEATH SENTENCE: LONDON  #1 STORY BY: MontyNero ART BY: Martin Simmonds COVER A BY: Montynero PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PAGECOUNT: 32 COVER PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: Wednesday, June 10 2015 ORDER CODE: APR151708 Death Sentence: London continues […]

ONI Press Announces Marc Guggenheim, Justin Greenwood, and Ryan Hill’s Stringers


Oni Press announced today that a new series by Marc Guggenheim (Arrow), illustrated by Justin Greenwood (Stumptown, The Fuse) and colored by Ryan Hill (Rick and Morty, Terrible Lizard) will release on August 5th. Stringers tells the story of Paul and Nick, freelance news reporters that risk their uninsured and unsalaried lives to get juicy clips of […]

VIZ Media’s Haikasoru Imprint Debuts Kazuki Sakuraba’s Mystery, Red Girls: The Legend of the Akakuchibas


Few imagined that the baby girl abandoned on the outskirts would grow up to marry into and become the matriarch of the illustrious Akakuchiba family, much less that she would be clairvoyant.  Then her daughter shocked the village by joining a motorcycle gang and becoming a famous manga artist.  But this is not their story, […]

Watch Wil Wheaton Announce International TableTop Day 2015

International TableTop Day is nearly upon us.  On April 11th, enthusiastic tabletop gamers world wide will play their favorite board games in celebration of this fan holiday, and millions more will play tabletop games without yet knowing the significance of the day.  So get the word out, nerds! International TableTop Day was founded in 2012 […]

Advance Preview: Ivar, Timewalker #5, New Story Arc “Breaking History”


Valiant has released an advance preview of Ivar, Timewalker #5, the first installment of the new story arc by Fred Van Lente (Archer and Armstrong, Incredible Hercules) and Francis Portela (Green Lantern: Godhead), “Breaking History.” In “Breaking History,” Dr. Neela Sethi invents time travel and is consequently kidnapped by her own future self and imprisoned at […]