Saturday Runaround – Jim Lee Teaches You How To Fold

MooreWatch: Gnostic #4 to feature Alan Moore's Fossil Angels. US and UK orders…

MovieWatch: Spielberg's new Tintin movie, written by Steven Moffat, Edgar Wright and Joe Cornish, opens in India six weeks before the USA…

TVWatch: Doctor Who tonight. That is all.

Saturday Runaround – Jim Lee Teaches You How To FoldThis 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.

On Digital Comics

I don't understand or agree with this pricing policy in so many ways that it's difficult to wrap my head around how I'm even going to cover it all in this post.

Jewish activists call circumcision ban superhero anti-Semitic – latimes.com

A ballot measure to ban circumcision in San Francisco has taken a strange twist with the publication, by the measure's sponsors, of a comic book in which an anti-circumcision superhero -– blond, buff and handsome -– battles evil Jewish characters who recall the stereotypical images of classic anti-Semitism.

YouTube – Folds in clothes

A fast how to from Jim Lee.

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YouTube – Colleen Doran Self Publishing Tips

Colleen Doran of "A Distant Soil" fame gives quick Self Publishing tips…

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Will Archie relaunch their classic characters as well?

What is interesting about this book, however, is that all the characters once appeared in actual comics published by MLJ Comics, which later became Archie Comics, in the 1940s and 1950s. The back of the book includes a guide to the "MLJ Universe," and what a universe it is! The Archie brass have already reached into their IP vault and brushed the cobwebs off some of their old characters

Brevoort: Marvelman Is Still Coming, Honest

I'm sorry it's taken so long since we announced the whole thing — we were excited about it! And we thought other people would be too, but we didn't anticipate it would take this long. Things move slowly, particularly because we're trying to make sure everything is done right and above board and everyone involved is satisfied. So have patience. We're getting to it. It is coming. We will get there.

Welcome to Oa

Hal Jordan (Ryan Reynolds) gets an introduction to the homeworld of the Green Lantern Corps from Tomar-Re.

The Dark Knight Rises Open Casting Call | Superhero Hype

A casting call has gone out for upcoming Pittsburgh-based scenes in The Dark Knight Rises, entering into production under the production title Magnus Rex.

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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