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The Viral Video That Helped Create Hammer: A Post Ragnarok Tale

The Viral Video That Helped Create Hammer: A Post Ragnarok Tale

Jason Crager writes for Bleeding Cool, Where does inspiration come from? I often get asked that question being a comic book creator and artist. Inspiration can come from many places for me. In the case of the comic book Hammer, the inspiration for that came from a viral video. I saw one of the first […]

Omega 1 Creators Looking to Fans to Help Complete the Story Through Kickstarter

Omega 1 Creators Looking to Fans to Help Complete the Story Through Kickstarter

It's been five years since Omega 1's fourth issue premiered at WonderCon, and the creative team of Hollywood veteran Mark Edward Lewis; DC, Boom!, and Dark Horse artist Emmanuel Xerx Javier; and dynamite Hollywood actress Alina Andrei want to finish out the first saga by releasing issues #5 and #6. To fund the effort, they are […]

The Beginning of the End for Adventure Time: Boom Studios May 2018 Solicits

The Beginning of the End for Adventure Time: Boom! Studios May 2018 Solicits

Lumberjanes reaches a landmark 50th issue! Return to Fraggle Rock with Jared Cullum. It's the Beginning of the End for Adventure Time. Kong: Skull Island gets a 2018 Special. Also, color your own Dark Crystal! These are provided by Boom! Studios this May. Details below.   CODA #1 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Simon Spurrier Artist: Matías Bergara Wraparound Main Cover A: Matías Bergara Intermix […]

Hasbro Launches Crowd-Funding Platform Haslab Starting With Jabbas Sail Barge

Hasbro Launches Crowd-Funding Platform Haslab, Starting With Jabba's Sail Barge

Hasbro has announced a new crowd-funding platform named Haslab. Using this to try and get pieces added to peoples collections that otherwise wouldn't be made, the centerpiece, jaw-dropping figures and playsets that we previously thought impossible. First up- the long-awaited Jabba's Sail Barge from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. This is a long-requested vehicle […]

Chainmail Co-Author Jeff Perren In Need of Medical Help

Chainmail Co-Author Jeff Perren In Need of Medical Help

By Christopher Helton All too often the co-author, or co-creator, of something big gets forgotten or dismissed, and the main voice gets much of the accolades and later attention. Not a lot of gamers, whether with tabletop RPGs or the computer variety, may know who Jeff Perren is, or realize the foundation that he helped […]

Crowdfunding Game Changer To Help Learning Through Game Play

Crowdfunding Game Changer To Help Learning Through Game Play

Phil Zoshak writes for Bleeding Cool: Thank you for giving me the opportunity to speak about Game Changer, a new nerd nonprofit program of Page 15, a children's literacy nonprofit in Downtown Orlando, that teaches kids how to learn through play. We take games likes Dungeons and Dragons, Magic: The Gathering, and Chess, and infuse […]


Raising $30000 For A Hulk Statue In A Public Library

Raising $30,000 For A Hulk Statue In A Public Library

Library Smash! The Northlake Public Library, in a Chicago suburb (just south of O'Hare airport, Wizard World fans) is running a crowdfunding campaign to purchase a nine foot Hulk statue. Oh, and a Comic creation lab with an iMac with a drawing pad, a CintiQ, lightbox and a 3D printer. The idea is that people […]