Saturday Trending Topics: Alan Moore, Stan Lee, And Gareb Shamus

Quite a constellation of trending topics for a Saturday, and lots of interesting debate in the forums today as well.  On the home front, a big site upgrade is about to commence, so keep your fingers crossed for me….

Most-Read Comic Stories Today:

Alan Moore Reacts To Frank Miller – "We Have Diametrically Opposing Views"

"Well, Frank Miller is someone whose work I've barely looked at for the past twenty years. I thought the Sin City stuff was unreconstructed misogyny, 300 appeared to be wildly ahistoric, homophobic and just completely misguided. I think that there has probably been a rather unpleasant sensibility apparent in Frank Miller's work for quite a long time."

OMG Blames Stan Lee For Poor Profits Over NHL Deal

OMG, the company that provides 3D mapping software for the likes of Call Of Duty, Black Swan and Assassin's Creed has seen its profits fall year on year from £3.7 million to £0.7 million.

Gareb Shamus Resigns As Wizard World President, CEO And Director

Did you wonder why Gareb Shamus' Wizard World blog, set up ostensibly to replace the Wizard World digital magazine, recently disappeared?

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today:

VIDEO: Opening Sequence For Avatar: The Last Airbender Sequel, The Legend Of Korra

Then, beneath the opening sequence, the trailer for The Legend of Korra that premiered at Comic-Con.

First Official Images From The New Asterix Movie Bring Out The Stars

Shooting on the new Asterix movie (which seems to have a rather stretchy, wishy washy title that sometimes refers to Britannia, sometimes to Her Majesty) took place in Ireland, standing in for England. Certainly has the weather for it. And the rocks.

Judge Dredd Vs Zombies: The Game

It got rather overshadowed the other day in terms of new App games, what with the iPad release of A Bard's Tale. But Rebellion, the games company that bought 2000AD and Judge Dredd because they liked them, released a new Judge Dredd game at the 99 cent/69 pence price point. Judge Dredd Vs Zombies.

About Mark Seifert

Co-founder and Creative director of Bleeding Cool parent company Avatar Press. Bleeding Cool Managing Editor, tech and data wrangler. Machine Learning hobbyist. Vintage paper addict.

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