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Brian Bolland Remakes Killing Joke For Rorschach Forbidden Planet Cover
Forbidden Planet has commissioned a retailer exclusive cover by Brian Bolland for Rorschach #1, the unauthorised Watchmen sequel by Tom King and Jorge Fornes to be published by DC Comics next month And he is referencing one of his own famous covers to do so The Killing Joke. Brian Bolland Redraws Killing Joke as Rorschach Forbidden[...]
More War Stories And Time Travel Comics From Garth Ennis
In Garth Ennis' video interview with Titan Comics and Forbidden Planet's Andrew Sumner for the 42nd anniversary of Forbidden Planet, he talked about his upcoming plans for comic books, some he can talk about, some he can't He tells us I've got a new series coming out from Artists Writers and Artisans which is Axel Alonso's[...]
Steve Ditko Wanted Spider-Man to be Orange and Purple
When Jonathan Ross talked with Forbidden Planet about his In Search Of Steve Ditko BBC documentary, Ross revealed one Spider-Man snippet from when he talked to the late Spider-Man co-creator Steve Ditko that, as far as I can tell has never been shared by anyone before So I thought I'd share it Ross tells us; "I said[...]
Simon Pegg Returns To TV With Crispian Mills For a "Big Event"
As part of Simon Pegg's interview with Andrew Sumner for Forbidden Planet's 42nd birthday, Pegg states that he is "writing something at the moment with Crispian Mills which is a big piece of event TV I can't wait to talk about –  I can't yet sadly As soon as it comes out I won't be[...]
Mark Millar's Plans For Jupiter's Legacy 3, Prodigy 2 and John Romita
In Mark Millar's video interview with Titan Comics and Forbidden Planet's Andrew Sumner for the 42nd anniversary of Forbidden Planet, Millar talked about his upcoming plans – that would have involved him taking a year off this year, but then everyone else went and did that as well Mark Millar lays out what's coming from[...]
Alice Cooper and Neil Gaiman "Fiddling Around With Something"
In Alice Cooper's video interview with Titan Comics and Forbidden Planet's Andrew Sumner for the 42nd anniversary of Forbidden Planet, Alice Cooper talked about signing there with Neil Gaiman for their Last Temptation music and comics project with Michael Zulli And suggests there may be something more in the works between Gaiman and Cooper. "Where else[...]
15 Hours Of Celebrity Interviews For Forbidden Planet's 42nd Birthday
But today for Forbidden Planet's 42nd birthday, they have released around 15 hours of celebrity interviews and a tonne of behind-the-scenes histories behind the iconic comic book store that began in Denmark Street in London That includes fifty minutes of Garth Ennis and Dan Slott, an hour of Neil Gaiman, Jonathan Ross and Kevin Smith[...]
Alice Cooper Forbidden Planet
Forbidden Planet is about to celebrate its 42nd birthday and Alice Cooper has been video-interviewed with Forbidden Planet and Titan Comics' Andrew Sumner, going live at forbiddenplanet.com/fp42 on Saturday, August 29th But first a little snippet, comparing Forbidden Planet to the Rolling Stones. "Then I look at Jeff Beck, I look at Paul McCartney, I look at the Stoness[...]
When The 13 Year-Old Simon Pegg Discovered Forbidden Planet Existed
Forbidden Planet is about to celebrate its 42nd birthday and Simon Pegg has been video-interviewed with Forbidden Planet and Titan Comics' Andrew Sumner, going live at forbiddenplanet.com/fp42 on Saturday, August 29th But first, when Simon Pegg realised that Forbidden PLanet was… a thing. "I travelled up to London to see Return Of The Jedi for the first time from Gloucestershire and[...]
Leigh Baulch's Early Designs For Sandman, Revealed
Forbidden Planet is about to celebrate its 42nd birthday and Forbidden Planet's Group Operations Director Leigh Baulch has been video-interviewed by colleague Andrew Sumner, going live at forbiddenplanet.com/fp42 on Saturday, August 29th – but not about the store, but his own contribution to the designs of Sandman. More designs for Saturday…   "It's smaller than I think most people make[...]
Neil Gaiman On Forbidden Planet Becoming His Haunt
Forbidden Planet is about to celebrate its 42nd birthday and  Neil Gaiman has been video-interviewed with Forbidden Planet and Titan Comics' Andrew Sumner, going live at forbiddenplanet.com/fp42 on Saturday, August 29th But first a little snippet of nostalgia from thirty-seven years ago. "I know that 1983-ish when I started as a young journalist, writing about comics and things, there was Forbidden Planet[...]
Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss on Doctor Who Hate at Forbidden Planet
Forbidden Planet is about to celebrate its 42nd birthday and Sherlock Holmes, Draculs and Doctor Who's Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss have been video-interviewed with Forbidden Planet and Titan Comics' Andrew Sumner, going live at forbiddenplanet.com/fp42 on Saturday, August 29th But first, we have Steven and Mark talking about their early impressions of the store, and the[...]
Jonathan Ross' Cleaners Threw Away Original Art From Forbidden Planet
Forbidden Planet is about to celebrate its 42nd birthday and Jonathan Ross has been video-interviewed with Forbidden Planet and Titan Comics' Andrew Sumner, going live at forbiddenplanet.com/fp42 on Saturday, August 29th But first, we have Jonathan talking about a truly tragic moment and how it is all Forbidden Planet's fault. "I've still got a bone to pick with Forbidden[...]
How Forbidden Planet Made V.E. Schwab Feel Far Cooler Than She Was
Forbidden Planet is about to celebrate its 42nd birthday and V.E Schwab has been video-interviewed with Forbidden Planet and Titan Comics' Laura Dodd and Andrew Sumner, going live at forbiddenplanet.com/fp42 on Saturday, August 29th But first, we have Victoria, one of FP's all-time favourite fantasy authors (and the creator of the upcoming Extraordinary graphic novel series from Titan),[...]
Mark Millar's Very First Experience Of Forbidden Planet
Forbidden Planet is about to celebrate its 42nd birthday and Mark Millar has been video-interviewed with Forbidden Planet and Titan Comics' Andrew Sumner, going live at forbiddenplanet.com/fp42 on Saturday, August 29th But first, he talked about how he read about Forbidden Planet in the comics long before he actually could go to the place… and we went[...]