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Titan Comics Announce Five NYCC 2021 Panels For Thursday October 7

Titan Comics Announce Five NYCC 2021 Panels For Thursday October 7

Titan Comics announced their panels at New York Comic Con 2021, and every single one is Thursday, October 7th at 10:00 AM. No time zone mentioned, but presumably Titan and Reed Pop mean Eastern Standard Time, which is New York City's time zone. Sadly, there's no Statix Press (Titan's euro comics imprint, which published works […]

Cates Simone Walker &#038 Hamner Praise Project Wildfire on FOC Day

Cates, Simone, Walker & Hamner Praise Project Wildfire on FOC Day

Today — September 27, 2021 — is apparently the final order cut off day for the huge new title from Second Sight Publishing and Legends Press Comics, Project Wildfire #1. The solicitations text for the issue is as follows … Project Wildfire #1 SEP211760 (W) Hannibal Tabu (A/CA) Quinn McGowan "Enter Project Torrent," Part One. […]

The Thing Is Getting His Own Marvel Comic Starting This November

The Thing Is Getting His Own Marvel Comic Starting This November

Ben Grimm has always been a solid team player, be it with his family in The Fantastic Four or his other Marvel buddies in The Avengers.  But starting this Fall, it's all about The Thing as he stars in a new self-titled comic series from acclaimed novelist and writer Walter Mosley (Devil In A Blue Dress, Maximum Fantastic Four) […]

Zainab Akhtar Details Short Box Comics Fest 2021

Zainab Akhtar Details Short Box Comics Fest 2021

After dropping out of this year's Thought Bubble to protest the inclusion of Frank Miller as a guest, Zainab Akhtar announced the 2021 iteration of her own comics festival, Short Box Comics Fest. Regarding Frank Miller's inclusion at Thought Bubble, Akhtar said: [A]s a proud Muslim woman, I cannot in good conscience attend a festival […]

Fantagraphics Announces Print Publication Of CRISIS ZONE

Fantagraphics Announces Print Publication Of CRISIS ZONE

On August 4th, American publisher Fantagraphics announced they would publish a physical collection of CRISIS ZONE, a webcomic by Simon Hanselmann. Fantagraphics will publish the Eisner-winning work in what the publisher describes as an unabridged and uncensored format, with over 500 additional panels and creator commentary. Most intriguing to me is that Hanselmann is an […]

Image Comics Partners With Panel Syndicate For Friday

Image Comics Partners With Panel Syndicate For Friday

In news that no longer surprises anyone, Image Comics announced another partnership with Panel Syndicate, in this case the Panel Syndiate comic Friday by Ed Brubaker, Marcos Martin and Muntsa Vicente. Forgive the glibness. Brubaker is one of the medium's most consistent writers and the award-winning art team of Martin and Vicente is just as […]

Z2 Announce A Tie-In OGN to Rise Againsts Nowhere Generation

Z2 Announce A Tie-In OGN to Rise Against's Nowhere Generation

Z2 announced a tie-in OGN to Nowhere Generation, the ninth album from Chicago-area punk band Rise Against. Z2's press release promoting Nowhere Generation is unusually thin. There's usually a quote from someone, anyone involved with the project when publishers send these things, and here there's none. It could be a matter of getting something out […]

Gamestop Holding Annual Presidents Day Sale February 13th-15th

Gamestop Holding Annual President's Day Sale February 13th-15th

GameStop, one of the leading retailers of video games and video game accessories, collectibles, toys, and apparel, has announced the dates for their annual President's Day sale. This sale will be conducted from February 13th through February 15th, and feature many hit items for your purchasing pleasure. From the announcement: This weekend, GameStop is celebrating […]

Skybound &#038 iam8bit Bring Together Attack Peter Block Art &#038 TMNT

Skybound & iam8bit Bring Together Attack Peter, Block Art, & TMNT

Celebrating their 15th anniversary, iam8bit has some great releases available including video game vinyl soundtracks, collector editions of games, and art print series.  The last one in that list is now focusing on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with their Limited Edition Art Print Series Lean/Mean/Green.  The first release, "Underground" by Jim Rugg, released early this […]

Rick Remender Shows Off A Lot Of The Scumbag as Death &#038 Glory Ends

Rick Remender Shows Off A Lot Of The Scumbag as Death & Glory Ends

Always busy creating, Rick Remender last week got impatient about sharing news with fans asking on Twitter: Is today a good day to announce a new book? — Rick Remender (@Remender) June 22, 2020 With a quick, enthusiastic thumbs up from many fans. Remender tweeted out his announcement of his new book coming out near […]

Ghost Hunters Become Ghosts In Dead Dudes from Oni Press in September

Ghost Hunters Become Ghosts In Dead Dudes from Oni Press in September

Planning ahead, as comics will start to get back into the hands of the fans at the end of this month, Oni Press announced Friday that September 16th, 2020, will bring us a brand new complete original graphic novel, Dead Dudes. Continuing their trend of publishing interesting, different, and fun creator-owned ideas, Oni will be […]

Transformers Starscream Gets a New Exclusive Hasbro Figure

Transformers Starscream Gets a New Exclusive Hasbro Figure

Hasbro has announced that the Transformers baddie Starscream is getting some special treatment with their next figure. This Movie Masterpiece Starscream figure is a high class collectible that will feature die cast parts and made from actual CAD files from the original 2007 Transformers film from Michael Bay. This figure stands at 11 inches tall […]

Todd McFarlane Crowdfunds Remastered Spawn Comic and Action Figure

Todd McFarlane Crowdfunds Remastered Spawn Comic and Action Figure

Superstar comic book artist Todd McFarlane is going back to the drawing board collectors. McFarlane plans to remaster both the original Spawn Action Figure and the original comic. The Image co-founder is using Kickstarter to fund the project, titled Spawn Masterworks: The Original Spawn Action Figure and Comic Remastered. A press release explains the campaign. […]

The Dawn of X Finally Comes to Marvel Unlimited in April

The Dawn of X Finally Comes to Marvel Unlimited in April

As the comic industry remains shut down with very few new comics in sight, readers are turning to older comics to get their fill of superhero action. For that purpose, it's hard to go wrong with Marvel Unlimited, which offers access to a back catalog of more than 27,000 Marvel Comics, with more added each […]

A Message from Mark Waid as Humanoids Releases Pushed to September

A Message from Mark Waid as Humanoids Releases Pushed to September

Mark Waid, Publisher of Humanoids, has released another letter to fans as the company once again adjusts its release schedule. Waid says that Humanoids remains committed to delivering previously announced projects and continues to sign new projects as well. However, Humanoids' slate of releases has been delayed until December, according to a new schedule posted […]

Heres the Third Digital Wave of Dynamite Free First Issues

Here's the Third Digital Wave of Dynamite Free First Issues

A new round of free Dynamite first issues hits the web this week. An industry-wide shutdown has halted most comic book publishing in the direct market, though collections continue to be published in bookstores and comic book retailers that remain open. The entire industry, and its community of fans, however, are stuck in a state […]

Preview Little Josephine OGN by Valérie Villieu and Raphaël Sarfati

Preview Little Josephine OGN by Valérie Villieu and Raphaël Sarfati

Humanoids has released a preview of Little Josephine, the graphic memoir written by Valérie Villieu with art by Raphaël Sarfati, in bookstores now. Much of the comic book industry is currently in a state of shutdown, but distribution through the bookstore market continues. While this situation is unpleasant in a lot of ways, it does […]

Dark Horse Previews New Baltimore Story From Baltimore Omnibus Vol. 2

Dark Horse Previews New Baltimore Story From Baltimore Omnibus Vol. 2

Dark Horse Comics has revealed four pages from a brand new Baltimore story. Many comic book retailers are currently shut down, and the ones that remain open don't have new single-issue comics to sell thanks to an industry-wide shutdown. The bookstore distribution market remains open, however, which means that bookstores and comic ships that are […]

Villains Seeking Hero #1-5 Drops on ComiXology This Week

Villains Seeking Hero #1-5 Drops on ComiXology This Week

Villains Seeking Hero is the latest Action Lab release to hit ComiXology this week, and it's coming in one binge-readable chunk. The comics industry is shutdown for at least the rest of the month, if not longer. This is a tough situation for retailers, but it's also hard for fans, separated from their usual weekly […]