Tag: Comic Books

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 26, 2017
Spider-Man to Spawn, How Todd McFarlane Became the Biggest Comic Book Artist Ever on BLUEPRINT   On this week’s episode of BLUEPRINT, Todd McFarlane opens up to host Noah Callahan-Beaver about his career as a comic book artist that includes making Spider-Man cooler and creating the Spawn character. He also shares his blueprint to launching Image Comics and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 24, 2017
(NEW YORK) –July 21, 2017.   Atria Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., and Skybound Entertainment, the multi-platform entertainment company responsible for such television hits as The Walking Dead, Fear the Walking Dead and Outcast have announced a new co-publishing imprint,  Skybound Books,  which will focus on science fiction, fantasy and horror properties. Skybound…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2017
In a world where Batman has gone too far, the Joker must save Gotham City.   Superstar writer and artist Sean Gordon Murphy (PUNK ROCK JESUS, THE WAKE) brings you his tale of a twisted Gotham in a seven-issue miniseries with a massive cast of heroes and villains. BATMAN: WHITE KNIGHT is told on an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 2017
Frank Miller to Sign “Xerxes” Lithograph in Dark Horse Booth at San Diego Comic-Con   MILWAUKIE, Ore., (July 07, 2017)—To celebrate the triumphant return of Frank Miller’s seminal work, Dark Horse is excited to reveal gorgeous art from his upcoming comics series Xerxes: The Fall of the House of Darius and the Rise of Alexander….

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 30, 2017
Join IDW Publishing for a unique celebration at SDCC! San Diego, CA (June 29, 2017) — Next month at San Diego Comic-Con, IDW will honor both the breadth of Jack Kirby’s imagination, and his unrivaled artistic skill, in a special 100th birthday celebration panel and art show, featuring an incredible 1,300 images of original Kirby…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 29, 2017
Back By Popular Demand!   DC and KFC Re-Release Critically-Acclaimed Comics The Colonel of Two Worlds and Colonel Corp, Tease New Comic Adventure with Colonel Sanders DC and KFC have teamed up again to re-release fan favorite comics featuring the adventures of DC’s Justice League characters and Colonel Harland Sanders fighting side-by-side to protect the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2017
San Diego Comic Con is around the corner, and Skybound Entertainment is excited to share the first-look at Skybound merchandise debuting at the con!   This year at Skybound’s SDCC booth, there will be a new Will and Lying Cat (Saga) action figure, as well as a new Sidney Action Figure (Outcast). And just in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2017
Diamond Announces 2017 San Diego Comic-Con PREVIEWS Exclusives (BALTIMORE, MD) – (May 15, 2017) – Diamond Comic Distributors is offering over 20 extremely limited PREVIEWS exclusives for this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego (July 19-23). The list includes variants of several popular Marvel titles, including Secret Empire, Star Wars, and All-New Guardians of the Galaxy,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2017
Digital comic books and graphic novels bought in the Kindle store benefit from the best comic book reading experience available ComiXology’s Guided View now available on the Kindle app for iOS, Fire Tablets & Android SEATTLE, WA – May 9th, 2017 – (NASDAQ: AMZN) – Amazon today announced the Kindle debut of comiXology’s Guided View…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2017
Los Angeles, CA. (May 7, 2017)  – Fresh Monkey Fiction is proud to announce another Kickstarter campaign for their retro-inspired action figure line Amazing Heroes. “Thanks to over 300 devoted backers, we funded Amazing Heroes Wave 1 on Kickstarter back in late 2015,” Bill Murphy of Fresh Monkey Fiction says. “We’re super excited to see…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
THE DOCTOR IS IN…THE 3.75-INCH VINTAGE COLLECTION, THANKS TO STAR WARS FANS! An original Comic Book character wins the 2017 Fan’s Vote Poll… and it’s NOT Jaxxon Doctor Aphra is going on her biggest adventure yet: a journey from the pages of Marvel’s Star Wars comics to your toy collection. And it’s all thanks to you! The kinda…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 1, 2017
DC Entertainment continues to expand its talent roster, announcing today that it has reached an agreement with all-star artist Viktor Bogdanovic (NEW SUPER-MAN) to create content solely for the company’s DC and Vertigo imprints.   “Hiring an artist like Viktor, who has clean lines and clear characters, was perfect to launch NEW SUPER-MAN,” said DC…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2017
WARNER BROS. TELEVISION AND DC ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCE ALL-NEW LIVE-ACTION SERIES “TITANS,” FROM EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS AKIVA GOLDSMAN, GEOFF JOHNS, GREG BERLANTI AND SARAH SCHECHTER, TO DEBUT IN 2018   “YOUNG JUSTICE: OUTSIDERS,” THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED THIRD SEASON OF WARNER BROS. ANIMATION’S “YOUNG JUSTICE,” ALSO TO BOW NEXT YEAR   Series Will Air Exclusively on Upcoming DC-Branded…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 20, 2017
New Characters, New Stories Debut When Legendary Artists Collaborate with Writers   Retailers had a front-row seat at Chicago’s C2E2 today when DC Publishers Dan DiDio and Jim Lee unveiled six new DC Universe titles under the banner Dark Matter, partnering the most acclaimed artists in the industry with award-winning writers. Beginning this August, under the guidance of iconic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2017
Disney Licensed Publishing and IDW Combine Forces For New All-Ages Star Wars Comics San Diego, CA (April 14, 2017) – Just announced on the Lucasfilm Publishing Panel at STAR WARS CELEBRATION in Orlando, Disney Licensed Publishing, an imprint of Disney Book Group, LLC, has granted IDW Publishing the license to create and publish new Star Wars…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 14, 2017
This summer, writer Shea Fontana (DC SUPER HERO GIRLS) will pen a five-issue story arc on DC’s main WONDER WOMAN bimonthly comic book series.   Fontana is no stranger to Wonder Woman having helped shape the DC Super Hero Girls universe, writing the original graphic novel and The New York Times bestseller DC SUPER HERO GIRLS: FINALS…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
Cast Appearances, Must-Have Exclusives, And More! San Diego, CA (March 27, 2017) – IDW and WonderCon head to Anaheim, CA this weekend for the fan-favorite 3-day convention! Held at the Anaheim Convention Center from March 31st to April 2nd IDW will be set up all weekend long at booth #1109. In addition to big signings…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2017
At long last, possibly Skybound’s most requested action figure, MARK GRAYSON aka INVINCIBLE! The universe’s greatest superhero comes with an alternate set of hands and is scaled in line with our other 5″ figures. Originally an Emerald City Comic Con exclusive, now available online. The Invincible figure is available in both a regular clean version…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2017
Prepare for ResurrXion. Prepare for the X-MEN!   New York, NY—March 17th, 2017 — A bright new tomorrow is coming for the Children of the Atom as the X-Men race full speed into ResurrXion! Today, Marvel is excited to release its first trailer timed with the upcoming release of all-new X-titles – X-MEN GOLD, X-MEN…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2017
Comics superstar revealed as architect behind Titan Comics’ all-new Robotech comics – based on the iconic 80s sci-fi smash Titan Comics are excited to announce that New York Times best-selling writer Brian Wood (DMZ, Briggs Land, Northlanders) will helm the brand-new Robotech comic series from Titan Comics, set to launch in 2017 – based on…

 

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