Rob Liefeld is taking over the comics Grifter, Deathstroke and Savage Hawkman, in a bit of a mini-DC relaunch, plotting them all in conjunction as part of a new cosmic storyline, and drawing Deathstroke He is joined on the Savage Hawkman by Joe Bennett drawing , co-scripting by Mark Poulton. And on Grifter, Scott Clark[...]
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Welcome to the second installment of Dealing Cool, our new regular feature which shares retailer perspectives from among the racks and at the register.
Siike Donnelly is reporting from Megacon for Bleeding Cool. Excitedly he gives us news of this year's Free Comic Book Day offering from DC Comics. We know
They may not get a mention, but the comic store set of The Big Bang Theory is rather DC Relaunch full right now. Say, is this the only comic shop in America with all the issue one first prints – and seemingly no gouging price tags? 1 They may not get a mention, but the comic[...]
It's beyond conventional wisdom at this point that digital is in the midst of radically changing our industry, and there's no doubt in my mind that the business is going to look pretty different 12-18 months from now. And yet… it's becoming apparent that there are a bunch of side effects to this ongoing process —[...]
Will we be seeing Kid Eternity soon? One can hope. Most-Read Comics Stories Today: DC Relaunch: The Ray #1 by Palmiotti, Gray and Igle The Washington Post has news of a new DC Comics mini-series coming in December, a relaunch of the Quality Comics character The Ray, by Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray and Jamal Igle. Brett Booth Redesigns Wally[...]
The New 52 Set To Rock Marketshare: Justice League #1 Over 200,000 Copies, Six Other Relaunch Books Over 100,000
A big piece of news just dropped in this Hero Complex piece about the DC relaunch We knew the New 52 would have some big numbers, but the question was just how big, with so many titles launching at once — and of course, subsequently the question will become how much of it can be sustained[...]
With DC Comics releasing their November solicitations, we can take a look at how the relaunch is handling the creative teams on tight deadlines and no
There weren't any QR codes for Hawk And Dove #1 by Sterling Gates and Rob Liefeld. So I have to magic these two pages up out of the ether instead...
Yes, you've already seen this pages coloured as part of the Justice League Preview. But now you get to see them in Scott Williams black and white, then
Page 14 from Green Lantern #1 by Geoff Johns and Doug Mahnke, in pencils and in inks. Like I said in the headline. Last one in an hour....
From Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang, two inked pages from Wonder Woman #1. The first I saw, coloured, at San Diego Comic Con, but it didn't seem to end
From Grant Morrison and Rags Morales, here's two unseen pages from Action Comics #1. I like this game.
Straight from the boards, comes this look at Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo and Jonathan Glapion's Batman #1. Are you noticing a theme about today's coverage?
From George Perez, two pages from the upcoming Superman #1.
At this rate we're going to have the entire issue in preview before it's published. Two new pages from Flash #1 by Francis Manapul.
Take a look at this beautiful splash page written by Geoff Johns, penciled by Ivan Reis, and inked by Joe Prado from their upcoming New-52 release Aquaman
Toy News International has word from yesterday's DC Direct panel at San Diego Comic Con about figures based on Jim Lee designs for the upcoming new
Despite a strong late surge from Marvel Next Big Thing news, DC dominated the day with the fallout from the DC New 52 panel, which had the kind of long
Fresh from today's panel: In case you weren’t able to make the panel, be sure to check out some of the new artwork that was shown. Below, you’ll see art
DC Co-Publisher Dan DiDio took to facebook a few hours ago to take questions con-panel-style from people who can't attend the show. A pretty cool idea, I
DC is releasing a free preview book of material from the new DCU relaunch to comic shops and at San Diego Comic Con this week, and as retailers receive
There's been quite a media blitz over Superman early in this Comic Con week, including interviews with Jim Lee and Dan DiDio regarding the new take on the
The Advocate has published an interview with DC Comics Co-Publisher Dan DiDio on the DCU's cast of LGBT characters. A couple of hilights: Why did you
An interesting announcement at this stage of the solicitation cycle: DC Comics: The New 52 will collect all of the #1's of the September relaunch titles,
There's lots of news swirling around about Superman today, and DC has just issued a made-for-mainstream-news set of points covering what's going on with
This is one of the other things I've enjoyed about the build-up to the new DCU: changing solicit & promo graphics and info (sometimes more than once!)
There's no denying it at this point, I think we could post the dinner menu from the cafeteria of that shiny new DC Entertainment office building and it would be sliced and diced for any new tidbit relevant to the DC relaunch In fact, I see the specialty of nearby Michaels Bar & Grill is hot wings,[...]
DC didn't plan it this way, but they're rolling with it very well. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: DC Relaunch: Justice League – The Full Line Up (UPDATE) And there we go The full line up for the new Justice League Aquaman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, Superman, Batman, Flash and Cyborg we knew But it also seems we have[...]
I went into this thinking it would be 50/50 Lip Service/ Useful Information and came out of the event 100% Behind DC and all the guys involved in the DC Relaunch Let me explain and break down the three hours plus meeting and bar chatter to the points we took away that won us over[...]