Friday , 20 January 2017

Comics

Paul Dini Writing Backup Story for Current Harley Quinn Comic

Harley Quinn is undoubtedly one of the most popular characters out there. Even before a single picture or trailer for Suicide Squad came out, she was already an iconic figure ever since debuting on Batman: The Animated Series then transitioning into official DC Comics canon. It’s fascinating how quickly she took off. One of the reasons for that is co-creator …

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Marvel’s Netflix Superheroes Will Lead the new Defenders Book

With all the excitement surrounding the upcoming team-up show with the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Netflix heroes, The Defenders, it’d stand to reason that Marvel would launch a brand new Defenders title along side it. Well that certainly is happening, but oddly enough it will be specifically about the very same team we’re going to see on our TV screens later …

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Marvel Comics Overhauling Digital Redemption Codes for Printed Books

Ever since 2011, Marvel Comics had codes along with their printed books, both individual issues and trade paperback that offered a complimentary digital copy of whatever customers had just purchased. That’s all about to change come next month. Marvel has announced that it is completely overhauling the digital redemption codes and only offering them about two or more digital issues …

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Alterna Comics Publishing Newsprint Comics For Under $2

Everyone likes a good throwback every once in a while. Put on a classic shirt or jersey and hey, maybe watch, read, or play something classic from way back then. Its fun to go back sometimes and that seems to be the motto of one independent comic publisher. Alterna Comics has announced a whole new line of comic books retailed …

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The Top 10 Best Comic Books of 2016 from Panel to Panel

2016 overall, not really the best year, but not everything sucked really. For instance this year gave us some pretty amazing things in the world of comics and if I really had to think about it, these ten books are the best examples of just how good the year was for the comics industry. Here we go, the top ten …

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Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo Reunite for DC Comics Event

I may have mentioned it once or really, let’s just say fifty times, but Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo’s run on Batman was just excellent. The most consistent book throughout DC Comics’ The New 52, it reexamined the Batman mythology in a new and fresh way that weaved long standing history with a modern sensibility and really added more to …

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Retailer Backlash Leads Image Comics to Amend 25ยข Issues

The king of creator owned stories in comic books is most certainly Image Comics and with hugely successful and award-winning books such as The Walking Dead, Sex Criminals, Saga, and Southern Bastards, it’s hard to argue that given the grade A talent behind those and many other books for the company. Image is nearing its 25th anniversary of publishing and …

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Man-Thing Miniseres Revealed to be R.L. Stine’s Marvel Project

Last month it was announced that Goosebumps author, R.L. Stine would come to Marvel Comics and write a book for them. This was said during a Reddit AMA and not much had really come out about that since then, which left many speculating as to what hero he would be writing, or what type of book he’d be doing for …

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Frank Miller Wants to do World War II Story set in the DC Universe

When you think about comic books, one of the names that will most certainly come up in that is Frank Miller. Be it die-hard or a casual reader, everyone is aware of what Frank Miller has done for the industry. Miller has crafted some of the most beloved stories and some of the most detested ones as well, but regardless …

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Dark Crystal Sequel Officially to be Adapted into a Comic Book

Children and adults alike no matter what the generation have certainly been engrossed and captivated by Jim Henson’s classic, The Dark Crystal. Its still held up today as one of the finest pieces of the fantasy genre. A sequel was planned for the 1982 film, The Power of the Dark Crystal and it would have further expanded on the world …

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