As it's in the Philippines, it's out of the reach of HERO and the like. But Tony DeZuniga is in need of your help. His wife writes;
It's really tough since Tony doesn't have insurance here. The medication is very expensive and hospital bill is paid cash 90% Our daily bill is around $1,500 even if we have some money it's drained out already. I have a house here but the process of getting a loan would take time and I can't be gone long away from the hospital.
LabWatch: Viz Labs led by Gagan Singh is the new home at Viz Media for innovating digital content.
ComicsOnComicsActionWatch: I always (twice) to the Comics On Comics panel at San Diego Comic Con, now it's moving to Hollywood Improv on Thursday, May 3rd at 8pm. With Jonathan London, Marv Wolfman, Ralph Garman, Laura Valdivia and Asterios Kokkinos…
PekarWatch: The new Trip City podcast includes a recording of the "Harvey Pekar Tribute" from last year's Miami Book Fair, featuring Joyce Brabner, Joseph Remnant, Jeff Newelt and Dean Haspiel.
BenWatch: Nevsky by Ben McCool and Mario Guevar gets a motion trailer.
BatWatch: Happy Birthday greetings from Batman.
They say I am a work in progress. The fools.
"If there's one thing my adult pro self wanted out of DC COMICS-THE NEW 52, it was a return to the days of Infinite Earths. And it starts here. Jim designed the coolest costumes and it was a hoot of a sandbox to play in for a few hours. They are still Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman, though, but that was always the fun, wasn't it? The same but different. My eight-year son got a real kick out of me drawing this, just like my eight-year old self would have!"
Superman #8, coming this week.
"I haven't previously had many opportunities to work on a truly epic scale but working with James [Robinson], on some of his favorite characters and in our own alternate Earth Two world, is providing me with that platform.
At a time when some publishers have refused to allow libraries to lend their e-book titles under the old business model, the digital comics distributor iVerse is breaking new ground with a service that will allow libraries to offer digital comics to their patrons to read on just about every digital device. Current plans, which are tentative, call for the service to launch at San Diego Comic-Con International in July, according to iVerse account director Josh Elder.
Maguire showed me four pages of Worlds' Finest artwork he had with him at the show and you can get a look at some of it (avoid if you don't like spoilers) after the cut.
Marvel is proud to present your first look at FF #17 from the creative team of Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta. The Human Torch, Johnny Storm, is back and his first order of business is…to move in with Spider-Man?! Will these super-powered roomies be able to share an apartment without driving each other crazy? Find out in, FF #17, hitting comic shops everywhere and the Marvel Comics app, this week!
The image evokes Southern California on the move but also has the otherworldly aura of a cosmic messenger enroute to New Genesis — is she coming from the Vega system or Venice Beach? We like to think of her as digital delivery, the muse for the modern filmmakers as Tinseltown relocates to The Grid.
In a strange bit of corporate synergy, Marvel announced today that this Wednesday's episode of ABC's "General Hospital" will feature a crossover of sorts with Marvel's The Avengers.
Geoff Johns is doing for Aquaman and the water what he did for Green Lantern and the cosmos: crafting an ever-expanding mythology.
Track 18 from The Avengers soundtrack composed by Alan Silvestri.