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diamond gem awards 2019

Once & Future and Spawn Top Diamond Gem Award 2019 Winners

Courtesy of Diamond Comic Distributors, here are the winners of the Diamond Gem Awards of 2019, voted on by comic book retailers in the direct market. Diamond says that "nominees were chosen by a panel of Diamond product specialists based on their overall impact on the industry, while comics and related merchandise were chosen on […]

It's Kick-Ass Vs Hit-Girl From Steve Niles and Marcelo Frusin in June

It's Kick-Ass Vs Hit-Girl From Steve Niles and Marcelo Frusin in June

Image Comics/Millarworld have been publishing a number of Kick-Ass and Hit-Girl series on late, based on Mark Millar and John Romita 's Marvel comic book, adapted into to movies and just waiting for the rights to revert to Netflix so that Mark Millar can start writing them again. But in June, under a John Romita […]

Dynamite December 2019 Solicitations

Dynamite Plan To Offer Full Returns To Retailers, Following Image Comics

Diamond Comics has allowed all retailers to sell tomorrow's comic books today. Earlier today, Bleeding Cool reported that Image Comics had made all FOC titles this month returnable (did they check with all lead creators first? but who would be churlish to refuse?). We are waiting on Marvel and DC Comics to hear their plans  […]

Image Comics Makes All New Comics Ordered Returnable - But Will Marvel Or DC?

Image Comics Makes All New Comics Ordered Returnable – But Will Marvel Or DC?

Brian Hibbs, one of the leading comic book retailers in the direct market, co-founder of ComicsPRO and the man who created the Final Order Cut-Off system after a successful class lawsuit against Marvel Comics, is having new issues with the FOC this week. He posted on Facebook, regarding his Comix Experience chain in San Francisco. […]

Image Comics to Launch New Creator-Led Imprints - Like Several DC Black Labels

Image Comics Address Coronavirus Fears

Last week, Bleeding Cool reported on how Image Comics was one of the first comic book publishers to switch to work-from-home for its staff, in light of current fears over the spread of the coronavirus. The publisher issued the following statements to readers, retailers and creators. Image Comics values the creative freedom that comes with […]

REVIEW: Decorum #1 -- "Quality Space Opera"

REVIEW: Decorum #1 — "Quality Space Opera"

(Image Comics, creative team: Jonathan Hickman, Mike Huddleston, Rus Wooton) With enough supplementary material to make a good chunk of a series bible, this stylish and slick new series has clearly spent a lot of development time with worldbuilding, sussing out how things are to effect character interactions. It's gorgeous looking, and has a super […]

Image Comics January Solicitations 2020

'Spawn' May Have Lost Jamie Foxx, as Todd McFarlane Regroups

Spawn just cannot catch a break. A day after a victory lap of sorts for the character being introduced in Mortal Kombat, word is leaking out that Jamie Foxx may have pulled out of starring in a new Spawn film. Foxx hopped aboard the new film 2018. Spawn creator Todd McFarlane has been actively trying […]

NetherRealm Studios Finally Gives Spawn A "Mortal Kombat 11" Trailer

NetherRealm Studios Finally Gives Spawn A "Mortal Kombat 11" Trailer

During Final Kombat 2020 today, NetherRealm Studios had the proper reveal trailer for Spawn to be a character in Mortal Kombat 11. As part of the presentation, Mortal Kombat co-creator Ed Boon came out along with the special guest to make it authentic, actor Keith David. The two talked about bringing an authentic version of the […]

Does the New Image Comics Crossover Begin With Ludocrats #1 in April?

New Image Comics Crossover Spied in Ludocrats #1 and Adventureman #1?

Bleeding Cool ran the well-sourced rumour a few weeks back that Image Comics is planning the return of the shared superhero universe that kicked off the publisher back in 1992, with Spawn, Savage Dragon, Youngblood, WildCATS, Cyberforce, Shadowhawk, Wetworks and more. Now WildCATS is back to being part of the DC Universe, and Youngblood has […]

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A Brief History Of Kieron Gillen, Ahead Of Ludocrats #1 FOC

I was in the pub last night with Kieron Gillen and friends. He said something very funny about his upcoming series from Image Comics, Ludocrats, but I can't remember what it was. Anyway, it's inspired me to run this Brief History Of Kieron Gillen, what with Ludocrats #1 being FOC'ed this weekend. A Brief History […]

Are Coronavirus Preppers Hoarding Mirka Andolfo's Mercy #1?

The looming threat of deadly disease COVID-19, caused by a novel strain of coronavirus, has lots of people wondering how to protect themselves in the event of an outbreak in their area. For some, this means following safety guidelines like frequent hand-washing and avoiding touching your face, while for others, it means hoarding medical supplies […]

Outer Darkness Chew

John Layman Teases The Chewniverse in Outer Darkness/Chew #1

Outer Darkness/Chew #1 is out today from Image Comics, by John Layman, Rob Guillory and Afu Chan, creatively combining both universe courtesy of a little time travel scoop. But this is only the beginning. So while the cast of Chw get to catch up on both their past and future adventures by reading the very […]

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Image Comics to Publish David López's BlackHand & IronHead in English

The BlackHand & IronHead web comic miniseries by David López, published online by Brian K Vaughan and Marcos Martín's pay-what-you-want digital publisher Panel Syndicate, will be collected and in print for the first time in the US from Image Comics. BlackHand & IronHead, Vol. 1  will be available in hardcover in the usual places from […]

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Sean Lewis and Caitlin Yarsky Reunite For "Bliss" From Image Comics

Sean Lewis and Caitlin Yarsky, who last worked together on Coyotes, have re-teamed for a new two-arc dark urban fantasy comic called Bliss, launching from Image Comics in June. "I grew up seeing people getting addicted to things: drugs, success, sex… it always seemed to be about forgetting deeper pains," said Lewis. "I spent some […]

the ice cream man

"Ice Cream Man": Image Comic Book Lands Series Adapt at Quibi

Been awhile since we reported on the upcoming adaptation of W. Maxwell Prince and Martin Morazzo's Image Comics horror-fantasy comic book Ice Cream Man – so much so that I forgot I first reported on it. In my defense, Universal Content Productions (UCP) first made the announcement back in October 2018 – and now it looks […]