j. michael straczynski


Obscure Comics: Babylon 5 The Lost Tales Comic #1

Obscure Comics: Babylon 5 The Lost Tales Comic #1

.There are comic book series almost every comic fan knows, there are comic book characters that most everyone knows, there are specific comic books most every comic reader knows, and then there are the more obscure issues that slip through the cracks.  What makes obscure comics so interesting and vital is discovering those books that […]

AWA Studios Offering Upshot Graphic Novels Discount on Amazon

AWA Studios Offering Upshot Graphic Novels Discount on Amazon

AWA Studios' first wave of titles are now complete and being collected into graphic novels, and the publisher is collaborating with Amazon to offer them at a discount. Each book has a discount code to take 20% off the cover price when you order it on Amazon. They include The Resistance by J. Michael Straczynski […]

The Resistance Reborns: AWAs Upshot Studios Announces Spinoff Series

The Resistance Reborns: AWA's Upshot Studios Announces Spinoff Series

AWA Studios/UPSHOT will release The Resistance: Reborns, a new digital mini-series spinoff of the studio's flagship title The Resistance, exploring the origins of the newly superpowered humans after a global pandemic on Wednesday, June 17th on AWAStudios.net. The Resistance: Reborns is a spinoff of critically acclaimed series,The Resistance by J. Michael Straczynski (Sense 8, Superman: […]

AWA Announces Devils Highway by Benjamin Percy and Brent Schoonover

AWA Announces "Devil's Highway" by Benjamin Percy and Brent Schoonover

AWA Studios announced Devil's Highway, a new 5-part comic by Benjamin Percy and artist Brent Schoonover. The series will launch on July 1st. The naturalistic thriller follows a troubled policewoman in a wintry small town hunting her father's killer and finding herself on the trail of a serial killer. Devil's Highway Written by Benjamin Percy […]

AWA Studios Launches Digital Version of Comics With WEBTOON

AWA Studios Launches Digital Version of Comics With WEBTOON

AWA Studios announced a free digital version of their comic titles this week. The inaugural title is The Resistance, the company's flagship title by J. Michael Straczynski and Mike Deodato Jr. The comic will be available to read on the publisher's website and on WEBTOON and Tapas. AWA are converting their comics into a vertical […]


AWA Studios Releases Launch Video Ahead of March Launch of Their Comics [Video]

AWA Studios Releases Launch Video Ahead of March Launch of Their Comics [Video]

New publish AWA Studios will be launching their first four comic series on March 18th. The launch titles will be The Resistance, Archangel 8, Red Border and Hotell. It's one of the strongest opening lineups I've seen in years, offering thematically dense stories with strong political and social undertones. It's very reminiscent of the type […]

AWA Studios Launches Retailer Incentives Ahead of 2020 Launch

AWA Studios Launches Retailer Incentives Ahead of 2020 Launch

Artists, Writers and Artisans, the new publishing company headed by Axel Alonso and Bill Jemas, is preparing for its official launch in 2020. The company wlll start with four inaugural titles in March 2020. In preparation for the launch, the company is launching The AWA Retailer Council, an initiative to give comics retailers incentives to […]

AWA Studios Upshot Now #0 Comic Now Available at Midtown Comics

AWA Studios' "Upshot Now #0" Comic Now Available at Midtown Comics

As we wrote before, AWA Studios' Upshot Now #0 anthology was the giveaway to get at New York Comic Con this year. It's a 140-page black and white paperback comic full of gorgeous writing and artwork. It featured three full first issues of upcoming comics and the opening pages of five other series. You get […]


Marvel Brings Back Classic Sins Past Story in JMS Spider-Man Omnibus

Marvel Brings Back Classic "Sins Past" Story in JMS Spider-Man Omnibus

Superstar writer J. Michael Straczynski had a very memorable run on Amazing Spider-Man in the mid-2000s, with notable improvements like "now Spider-Man has organic web-shooters like in the movies" and the unforgettable One More Day storyline, in which Spider-Man, totally keeping within his character, makes a deal with Mephisto that sacrifices his marriage, a storyline […]

J. Michael Straczynski Pens Heartfelt Letter About his Friend Harlan Ellison

J. Michael Straczynski Pens Heartfelt Letter About his Friend, Harlan Ellison

Yesterday the science fiction universe said goodbye to influential and one of kind author Harlan Ellison. Author and friend to Ellison J. Michael Straczynski took to his facebook page to write a letter, talking about where he came from and how important Harlan's friendship was to him. The pair worked together a few times, Ellison wrote two […]


xHamster To Wachowskis: Lets Make Beautiful Sense8 Music Together

xHamster To Wachowskis: Let's Make Beautiful Sense8 Music Together

It seems like whenever a show with a devout following gets canceled nowadays, everyone hopes for an online streaming service to swoop in and save the day. But what if that streaming service were the number three porn site on the internet? That's exactly the question facing the producers of Sense8, the Netflix sci-fi series […]

Sense8 Star Brian J. Smith Calls On Fans To Prevent Cancellation With Hashtag #RenewSense8

Sense8 Star Brian J. Smith Calls On Fans To Prevent Cancellation With Hashtag #RenewSense8

  Fans of Netflix sci-fi drama Sense8 might want to take notice, if they want to see a third season of the show. With its popularity and cliffhanger second season finale, it's been widely assumed that the show will be renewed. But with the June deadline approaching, fans are beginning to get worried, tweeting things like: https://twitter.com/postbadsense_8/status/869307102786965506 […]

Mindless Speculation: A Return to Sins Past Will Slott/Immonen Bring THEM Back

Mindless Speculation: A Return to Sins Past? Will Slott/Immonen Bring THEM Back?

By Joe Glass We now know that Stuart Immonen is returning to Amazing Spider-Man with writer Dan Slott thanks to ComicBook.com…or wait, didn't we kinda tell everyone this days and days ago due to some actual investigation and sleuthing? I forget. Needless to say, we now all know about it, and there's even artwork too! […]

Sense8 Behind-The-Scenes &#8211 The Character Transitions

Sense8 Behind-The-Scenes – The Character Transitions

With the news over the weekend of Sense8 getting renewed for season 2, now Netflix has released this behind-the-scenes video showing some of the ways the production did the effects of switching from character to character. All of Sense8 season one is available now on Netflix. [youtube]https://youtu.be/KjJjQMDGDng[/youtube]

Netflix Renews Sense8 For Season 2

Netflix Renews Sense8 For Season 2

The Netflix sci-fi series Sense8 will be back for season 2. The series from writer J. Michael Straczynski and producers Lana Wachowski and Andy Wachowski is about 8 strangers from around the globe that are somehow mentally connected and must find out why. The series stars: Daryl Hannah, Freema Agyeman, Doona Bae, Jamie Clayton, Tina Desai, […]

Free On Bleeding Cool &#8211 Twilight Zone #7 By Straczynski And Vilanova

Free On Bleeding Cool – Twilight Zone #7 By Straczynski And Vilanova

Free on Bleeding Cool today we have Twilight Zone #7 by J. Michael Straczynski and Guiu Vilanova from Dynamite Entertainment. The cover of this issue is by Francesco Francavilla who was nominated for an Eisner this year. Diana Westby has a decision to make and not a lot of time in which to make it. She […]

Free On Bleeding Cool &#8211 Twilight Zone #6 By Straczynski And Vilanova

Free On Bleeding Cool – Twilight Zone #6 By Straczynski And Vilanova

To help celebrate the 4th of July, Dynamite Entertainment has given us a free comic to run each day of the weekend as they prepare for a boat load of big announcements starting on Monday. Here we have Twilight Zone #6 by J. Michael Straczynski and Guiu Vilanova with a cover by Francesco Francavilla. Diana […]