Beloved and respected comics creator Darwyn Cooke is currently battling “aggressive” cancer with palliative care at the moment. Cooke’s wife, Marsha took to his blog today to break the sad news.
Marsha opened by being upfront with the news and explaining how she and Cooke’s brother, Dennis and their families have loved and welcomed the support they have all received. Privacy was of course asked during this difficult time for the family.
Cooke is of course best known as the writer and artist of DC: The New Frontier, the DC Comics miniseries from 2004 about the DC Universe in the Golden Age of superhero comics. [...]
Friday the 13th always reminds me of horror movies. Maybe because since I was young I’ve always associated Friday the 13th with the movie of the same name. When we realized today was that day, we all got excited about bringing some geeky horror to you. We compiled a list of some of the best horror games, showcased some upcoming movies, and now I bring you 13 Horror Comics to Celebrate Friday the 13th. These are in no particular order and only books or series that I’ve read.
1. Locke & Key- IDW- Written by Joe Hill- Illustrated by Gabriel Rodriguez
Murder, spirits, demons, magic, and inter-dimensional travel. What more could you ask for? Locke [...]
Seems like Fox hasn’t learned its lesson in regards to the Fantastic Four. The studio is looking to possibly create a sequel to the universally panned film.
Producer and co-writer of Fantastic Four Simon Kinberg went on record about the movie stating that they knew they made a less than wonderful experience for the fans. The darker tone of the flick was cited as being one reason that turned fans away from it.
We didn’t make a good movie…and the world voted, and I think they probably voted correctly. And you can’t make a good movie every time out – not everybody does. We actually have a pretty good batting average, all things [...]
Get ready for Riverdale, the new CW series that has officially been picked up for its first season. Riverdale will be a live-action adaptation of the comic Archie. The show will have all of your favorite Archie crew including Betty, Veronica, Jughead, and of course Archie himself.
The show will be a “bold, subversive take” on the iconic characters, and will show a darker side of the seemingly wholesome town of Riverdale. We will still see a lot of the familiar plots of Archie though, like the timeless love triangle between Archie, Betty and Veronica.
Jon Goldwater, the CEO and Publisher of Archie Comics said this about the show:
This is a [...]