Fraction and DeConnick ink TV Deal with Universal

| February 25, 2015


So, this is exciting. Apparently comic scribe power-couple Kelly Sue DeConnick and Matt Fraction have signed a deal with Universal TV to develop several of their creator-owned properties into television series. In case you don’t know how awesome and fun these two people are, here’s a kaiju party they threw for their five-year-old son where […]

Watch Now: Scott Snyder Interview on DCE YouTube + DCAA 304

| February 25, 2015

In today’s Scott Snyder interview posted on the DC All Access YouTube feed, Snyder calls “Endgame” a sequel to “Death of the Family,” and discusses his inspiration for and what’s coming in “Endgame,” and the villains he’d like to explore next. The fifth chapter of “Endgame,” Batman #39, comes out today in comic stores. And, […]

The Art of the Brick: DC Comics Touring Exhibition Announced

| February 25, 2015

Warner Bros. Consumer Products is collaborating with The Art of the Brick to create large-scale LEGO sculptures, inspired by DC Comics Super Heroes and Super-Villains, for a touring exhibition this Fall 2015. “This is an amazing opportunity as an artist to be granted the privilege to bring the pages of DC Comics to life and […]

David Tennant Makes First Wizard World Appearance at Raleigh

| February 24, 2015


David Tennant , Doctor Who’s Tenth Doctor and noted actor from Broadchurch, Gracepoint, and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, will attend his first Wizard World convention at Wizard World Comic Con Raleigh. On Saturday and Sunday, March 14th and 15th, at the Raleigh Convention Center, David Tennant will greet fans, sign autographs, pose […]

Watch Now: Archie Comics’ Veronica Motion Comic, “Riverdale Royalty”

| February 24, 2015

Yesterday, Archie Comics released this motion comic adaptation of Fernando Ruiz’s Veronica story, “Riverdale Royalty,” which appears in this week’s Betty and Veronica Comics Double Digest #231:

BOOM! Studios Solicitations for May 2015

| February 24, 2015


BOOM! Studios has released their May 2015 Solicitations, and they include four new number one issues:  Arcadia, a sci fi fable with nuances of William Gibson; Oh, Killstrike, a comedy based on over the top 90s superheroes; Bravest Warriors: Tales From the Holojohn, which is exactly what it sounds like, adventures in a virtual reality enhanced […]

IDW Previews for February 25th

| February 24, 2015


There’s lots of 80s goodness in this week’s pull from IDW, whether the Eclipse Airboy comic treasury, My Little Ponies, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Garbage Pail Kids, Transformers, or GI Joe.   Airboy Archives, Vol. 3 (of 5) Chuck Dixon, Michael T. Gilbert, Timothy Truman, Michael H. Price (w) • Gary Kwapisz, Graham Nolan, Ron […]

The Mind of Scott: Thoughts from an Aquafan

| February 21, 2015


Part of my morning ritual every day is grabbing my phone and heading over to Twitter to see what’s been happening while I slept. On Thursday night, the answer for this life-long Aquaman fan was a great deal. Director Zack Snyder tweeted out a photo of Jason Momoa, best known as Khal Drago from Game […]

IDW Publishing Previews Jem and the Holograms #1

| February 21, 2015


IDW Publishing has previewed the first issue of Jem and the Holograms on their website. and fans of the glamrock 80s cartoon will be pleased with the pages:  

Invader Zim Returns in Original Comic Series from Oni Press

| February 20, 2015

Invader Zim Comic

The cult hit Nickelodeon cartoon is making its grand return in comic book form, courtesy of Oni Press. In a collaboration with the First Kid’s Network and series creator Jhonen Vasquez (Johnny the Homicidal Maniac, Squee!), Oni Press will publish a comic book series based on Invader Zim. This marks the return of Zim, Gir, Dib and the […]

Here’s the Voice Cast for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Cartoon

| February 20, 2015


Marvel Entertainment has announced the voice cast for its upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy animated series for Disney XD. In a series of videos released throughout the week, Disney XD introduced everyone to the voice actors for the animated adaptation of the sci-fi Marvel comic that later became a box office hit. Veteran voice actor Kevin […]

VIZ Media Announces Two New Doraemon Licensees

| February 19, 2015


Doraemon continues to gobble up food licensees.  Just a few weeks after the anime character’s association with House Foods Tofu, VIZ Media now announces that Doraemon has added snack makers JFC International and Beard Papa’s to its huge host of licensees. JFC International, a leading global distributor of Asian specialty foods, is featuring officially branded […]