Thursday Runaround – Dan Didio's Preference For French Toast

KickWatch: Kevin Kelly, Senior Maverick at WIRED magazine has launched his free 210 page graphic novel online. And here's the Kickstarter page for Book Two.

WaffleWatch: The way to Dan DiDio's Stephanie Brown heart may not be via waffles… but via French Toast?

SeasonWatch: So… anyone want to be in Comic Book Men Season Two?

CrossedWatch: David Hine blames me for his new Crossed arc.

It's a book I've been working on for a while, now solicited from Avatar – a 5-issue arc of Crossed: Badlands beginning in September. I have a feeling Rich Johnston is to blame for this.

HeadWatch: A Jamie Hernandez sketch reward for the Cerebus Digital Kickstarter…

This is Computo the Comic Link Conqueror speaking. I come for your women. But for now I merely collate comic-related bits and pieces online. One day I will rule. Until that day, read on.

They say I am a work in progress. The fools.

DC ENTERTAINMENT GRAPHIC NOVELS NOW AVAILABLE ON NOOK® BY BARNES & NOBLE | DC Comics

Burbank, CA and New York, New York – June 26, 2012 – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced a partnership with DC Entertainment to bring its bestselling line-up of graphic novels featuring iconic DC Comics and Vertigo characters like Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and Sandman to the award-winning NOOK Tablet™ and NOOK Color™, as well as Android tablets via the NOOK for Android™ app. The new partnership brings together DC Entertainment, the comic book industry's most prolific digital trailblazer, and NOOK Comics, the leading provider of digital graphic novels and comics with more than 4,000 titles available.

Matt Parkinson Promoted to Vice President of Marketing :: Blog :: Dark Horse Comics

Dark Horse is pleased to announce the promotion of its former senior director of Marketing, Matt Parkinson, to vice president of Marketing!

Jill Thompson and other good things

Here's a sneak preview of the little book of paintings I will have at my table (1320) at San Diego Comic Con.


Alpha Preview

Meet the newest hero of the Marvel Universe in Amazing Spider-Man #692!


'Superman' Lawyer Looks to SLAPP Away a Warner Bros. Lawsuit on Appeal – Hollywood Reporter

In the ongoing war over the rights to the Superman franchise, Marc Toberoff has scored a small win as he prepares for an important hearing against Warner Bros. at the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Geoff Johns starts from scratch with Batman's 'Earth One' – USATODAY.com

"Gary and I took a step back and said, 'This is about this guy, Bruce Wayne. This is about Alfred. This is about Gotham. This is about the other characters around him.' And really make it a story about a person before it's a story about Batman."

 

About Rich Johnston

Head writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world. Living in London, father of two. Political cartoonist.

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