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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In addition to announcing several changes to its primary Previews catalog, Diamond Comic Distributors has revealed plans to distribute a separate Previews Magazine solely dedicated to DC Comics. The top-selling publisher will no longer be featured in the main Previews catalog — instead, its comics and merchandise will be showcased
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ReedPOP, the organizers of such events as Emerald City Comic Con and New York Comic Con, have announced Comic Con Africa, a comic book-focused convention slated to be held at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Center in South Africa. The convention will run from Sept. 14 to
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Usagi Yojimbo enjoys a distinction that not many comic book titles can claim: it has had 225 consecutive issues written and drawn by one creator, Stan Sakai. The creator-owned title has reached the territory of series such as Dave Sim’s Cerebus and Erik Larsen’s Savage Dragon. If you include his
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Action Comics #1000 will serve as a major milestone for DC Comics, and — in preparation for the occasion — the publisher has now revealed seven of eight variant covers, each celebrating a decade from the title’s storied history. The covers are designed to capture “the look and feel of the Man
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Writer Donny Cates (Doctor Strange, Thanos) and artist Ryan Stegman (Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows, Uncanny Avengers) will relaunch Venom for Marvel’s “Fresh Start” initiative. The series will see Eddie Brock take on a different kind of threat, as he and his alien symbiote must face a threat a 1,000 years in the
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); There was a point in the mainstream American comic book industry where it was fairly commonplace to see issue #50 of a series. Now, in the days of frequent relaunches and an emphasis on miniseries over ongoings, it’s something of a rarity — and thus BOOM! Studios is looking to
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Let the music play: Jim Henson’s Fraggle Rock will return to comic books with a four-issue miniseries at BOOM! Studios’ Archaia imprint, scheduled to debut in May. CBR has the first details. The new Fraggle Rock series will be published in an 8-inch by 8-inch format similar to Archaia’s Mouse
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); As if being an awkward, bullied 15-year-old isn’t bad enough, “Fergie” Ferguson suddenly discovers he can see dead people. Well, one dead person specifically—the ghost of a certain punk rocker named Sid. Sid’s spirit was trapped in London’s Heathrow Airport for 40 years until the day he met Fergie. Sid’s
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); When writer Brian Michael Bendis was deciding whether or not to sign a new contract with Marvel, the House of Ideas engaged in discussions to have Bendis write Wolverine and Deadpool. During Bendis’ conversation on the Word Balloon podcast, the writer admitted it was a struggle for Marvel to find a project
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Marvel Comics has announced plans for a definitive conclusion to Jonathan Hickman and Dustin Weaver’s acclaimed 2010 miniseries, S.H.I.E.L.D. The long-awaited issues five and six, in addition to a one-shot (titled S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Rebirth #1) reprinting the first four issues, are set to hit shelves in May 2018. “Well, it’s
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Donald Glover’s Lando Calrissian will star in a new Star Wars five-issue miniseries for Marvel Comics. Written by Rodney Barnes (Falcon), Lando: Double or Nothing takes place before the events of Solo: A Star Wars Story. The remaining members of the creative team have not been announced. RELATED: New Solo: A Star Wars Story
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The Joker wasn’t designed to be a pretty face to look at, but a new bust from DC Collectibles takes the Clown Prince of Crime’s mug to all-new levels of disturbing. That’s not surprising, though, considering that the bust was designed by Rick Baker, a seven-time Oscar award-winning makeup and
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Publisher Eric Stephenson has been promoted to the Image Comics’ Board of Directors, placing an exclamation mark on the success he has helped generate for the independent publishing company. Stephenson, now taking on the role of Chief Creative Officer, was a main figure in the company’s startup in 1992 and
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); U.S. Congressman John Lewis has announced an upcoming graphic novel titled Run, which will serve as a follow-up to his best-selling March series. “In sharing my story, it is my hope that a new generation will be inspired by Run to actively participate in the democratic process and help build a more
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Invincible creator Robert Kirkman has teased that, while scripting the recently released final issue of the long-running Image Comics series, he actually came up with a lot of ideas for stories. However, they’re destined never to make it to print. “Writing the last issue of Invincible, I came up with,
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); BBC Worldwide Americas and Titan Comics have announced the launch of their brand new ongoing comic book series Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor. The comic series will, of course, follow the adventures of Jodie Whittaker’s version of the titular character Doctor Who. Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor will be helmed
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In advance of the release of Dark Horse Comics’ full May 2018 solicitations later this week, CBR has an advance look at covers and solicitation text for two of the publisher’s Black Hammer titles: Black Hammer: Age of Doom #2 and Doctor Star &The Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows: From the
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); BOOM! Studios and Saban Brands have provided CBR with an exclusive first look at variant covers for Go Go Power Rangers #9 and Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #27, part of the “Power Rangers: Shattered Grid” event. Part of the celebration for the franchise’s 25th anniversary, “Shattered Grid” brings together Power
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Marvel Comics is celebrating Venom’s 30th anniversary with a slew of variant covers based on the character. Featuring artwork from Mark Bagley, Mike Perkins, Francesco Francavilla, Ron Lim, Inhyuk Lee and more, the variant covers will appear with 20 individual titles. Spanning books from All-New Wolverine to Black Panther to
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); With writer Brian Michael Bendis already announced as taking over both Action Comics and Superman in July, DC Comics has announced that the current creative teams’ stints will end with two one-shots scheduled for release in May. RELATED: Jurgens’ Final Action Comics Story Teases Lex Luthor’s Death Longtime collaborators Peter
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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In every installment of Abandoned Love we will be examining comic book stories, plots and ideas that were abandoned by a later writer without actively retconnng away the previous story. Feel free to e-mail me at brianc@cbr.com if you have any suggestions for future editions of this feature. Longtime readers
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