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