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The Despicable Deadpool #300 cover by Mike Hawthorne and Nathan Fairbairn

Despicable Deadpool #300 Is the Worst Comic I've Read in Years – Here's Why

It also takes shots at Marvel business practices, and that’s rich considering that this book is $5.99 with several variant covers.Gerry Duggan shows up in the comic at about this point, and the book tries to get meta about how meta it’s being, referencing Grant Morrison’s Animal Man At this point, I came dangerously close[...]

Grant Morrison Talks Happy! and How Networks Now Want "More"

Scripted content became key.No one understands this more than writer Grant Morrison (Animal Man, We3), who is currently developing and executive producing Syfy's adaptation of his and Darick Robertson's graphic graphic novel Happy! In his previous dealings with Hollywood, Morrison's usual MO is that he goes in already expecting to have to dial back whatever[...]

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Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]

The Comic Book History Of B'wana Beast

And yes there are a ton of problems with that including the 'White Savior' trope.Grant Morrison tried to fix some of this when he brought the character into his Animal Man run Djuba is captured, brought to America and infected by anthrax B'wana Beast comes to rescue him but fails and contracts anthrax himself[...]

Today's Essential C2E2 Panel, DC Essential, Was Basically, Y'Know, Essential

Swamp Thing. The fans got in on that stuff, too, and they wanted Animal Man and Hellblazer on the list. An that was that to finish it all up![caption id="attachment_642206" align="aligncenter" width="600"] //c Brian Lake[/caption] #eliotcaps {font-variant: small-caps;}[caption id="attachment_642208" align="aligncenter" width="600"] //c Brian Lake[/caption]Brian Lake reported for us from the DC Essential panel at C2E2, here's his run down:The[...]

Joe Hill Thinks The Devil Could Be On The Avengers

he refers to the devil as a cross between Animal Man and Dr Ruth.Horns is in theaters now.[youtube][/youtube] Joe Hill visited Late Night with Seth Meyers to promote his film Horns In the interview Hill gives his opinion on the devil who he believes gets a bad rap and is in ways more like a[...]

Deconstructing Morrison Part 1: Animal Man And Black And White Morality

This week, I start at the beginning with his first work with DC Comics, Animal Man *Heavy spoilers below, naturally.Let’s imagine for a moment that you live in some sort of bubble dimension where you’ve never read or heard of any of Grant Morrison’s work, and your only knowledge of the character Animal Man is[...]

A Comic Show – Daredevil's Going Back To Cali!

Marvel #2 continued the well executed inclusion of a new Muslim female hero to the Marvel Universe.Over at DC I loved the final issue of Animal Man and the Goodnight Moon/Goodnight Animal Man children's books story that Lemire both wrote and drew Jeff's first volume of Green Arrow is out now too Forget the first[...]

DC Previews Albuquerque On Animal Man

Back in July we let you know that American Vampire's Rafael Albuquerque was taking over Animal Man. Today DC Comics has released a few uncolored preview pages of Albuquerque's work along with an in-house ad that he did for the series The ad will start running in the back of DC comics in the next few weeks[...]

American Vampire's Rafael Albuquerque To Take On Animal Man

[caption id="attachment_259950" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rafael Albuquerque's Sketch of Animal Man.[/caption]Jeff Lemire just tweeted: Hey everyone, @rafaalbuquerque is the new artist of ANIMAL MAN!!— Jeff Lemire (@JeffLemire) July 3, 2013 Rafael Albuquerque is best known for his work on Blue Beetle and co-creating American Vampire As to that Jeff also calmed the fears of Vertigo vampire fans; Don't worry[...]

A Comic Show – We'll Have To Wait Until 2099 To Get Peter Back!

Animal Man had a great twist ending Aquaman also had a WTF ending with Mera! The Movement is modern and relevant super powered young people by Gail Simone, this is the Edge I want! And Swamp Thing was the end of a quick and awesome two part story Snyder can do a great 18 issue[...]

Times They Are A'Changing Back For Animal Man And Swamp Thing (SPOILERS)

This was how Animal Man #19 ended, the first time around.But a few issues later, after a journey into the very meta narrative of the DC Universe itself, and after meeting Grant Morrison, Buddy Baker came home to a present from his maker.And that is how Grant Morrison left Animal Man.In today's Animal Man, a[...]

Thirteen Thoughts About Fourteen Comics – New Avengers, Secret Avengers, Hit Girl, Avengers, Animal Man, Swamp Thing, Earth 2, Snapshot, All New X-Men, Superior Spider-Man, Hellboy, Youngblood, Epic Kill and Mudman

Maybe she's just read too much Preacher.As both Animal Man.....and Swamp Thing come to the end of Rotworld (still not finished though, despite the "Finale" cover lines, Swamp Thing takes to the skies again I do hope he keeps the wings once the Big Red (or Green) Reset Button is pressed.We get a new member[...]