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Is Astro City Leaving DC Comics Too For New Graphic Novels

Is Astro City Leaving DC Comics Too, For New Graphic Novels?

Recently, Kurt Busiek gave a number of PR-friendly interviews regarding the return of his superhero worldbuilding series with Brent Anderson, Astro City, as an original graphic novel Of late, Astro City has been published by DC Comics after they bought its former publisher, WildStorm But it has been through a few imprints and publishers -[...]

Masters of Marvel: Spotlight on Chris Claremont and Brent Anderson

Masters of Marvel: Spotlight on Chris Claremont and Brent Anderson

When you have to call in Myphisto to bail you out of your marriage -- there’s a problem.What if, with Spider-Gwen, what if Mary Jane met this mice German guy named Otto and became Doc Wat, and then went back to try to claim her Peter?" [caption id="attachment_831707" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Brent talking about working with Strazynski[...]

Astro City: FremantleMedia Secures TV Series Rights Co-Creator Kurt Busiek to Pen Pilot

Astro City: FremantleMedia Secures TV Series Rights, Co-Creator Kurt Busiek to Pen Pilot

[caption id="attachment_816696" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Vertigo[/caption]FremantleMedia North America is going from flawed gods to all-too-human heroes, with the American Gods producer having acquired the rights to develop writer Kurt Busiek and artists Brent Anderson and Alex Ross's superhero comic book series Astro City as a live-action television series Busiek and Rick Alexander will pen the[...]

Astro City to End as a Monthly Series in April Graphic Novels on the Way

Astro City to End as a Monthly Series in April; Graphic Novels on the Way

The DC solicitations will be out soon, but writer Kurt Busiek gave fans a sneak peak when it comes to Astro City, his creator-owned Vertigo series with Brent Anderson and Alex Ross According to Busiek, April's Astro City #52 will be the final issue of Astro City as a monthly series Over a hundred issues of[...]

How Did Astro City Get Its Name The Vertigo Panel At ECCC

How Did Astro City Get Its Name? The Vertigo Panel At ECCC

She also talked about how Jon Davis-Hunt's artwork changed her mind about swearing off redheads for a while. "Is this going to be amazing having a video game designer/artist, designing the clean room? The answer is yes." The question was asked - what if Kurt Busiek went into the clean room? What would come out? Busiek replied "cleanliness". Simone countered "comic trivia". Kurt[...]



Mysterious Strangers Draws Significant Advance Reorders &#8211 Superman Unchained Batman Zero Year  Astro City Fabulous Killjoys And Six Gun Gorilla Dont Do Badly Either

Mysterious Strangers Draws Significant Advance Reorders – Superman Unchained, Batman Zero Year, Astro City, Fabulous Killjoys And Six Gun Gorilla Don't Do Badly Either

Superman Unchained, Batman Zero Year,  Astro City, Fabulous Killjoys and Six Gun Gorilla all benefit from that, and retailers look minded to up their orders on Image and Vertigo launches, Ghosted and Collider. And for books that have already been published, a new print of Johnny The Homicidal Maniac is gathering many, many orders, as retailers[...]


DC Relaunch: Astro City #1 – A Monthly Title

DC Relaunch: Astro City #1 – A Monthly Title

Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson's Astro City will relaunch with a new #1 and from then on be a monthly title, UK retailers were told today at the DC Retailer Conference in London, UK It has been decided not to relaunch the series too close to the New 52 Launch as it, naturally, has its[...]

Astro City Original Art Stolen From San Diego Zoo

Astro City Original Art Stolen From San Diego Zoo

Apparently not.The car of Astro City artist Brent Anderson was broken into at the San Diego Zoo today and large stacks of his original artwork was stolen Two hundre  pages in all, totalling five figures.Buyers and dealers are asked to look out for anyone selling original art in large chunks from Astro City, Green[...]