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Mark Millars Plans For Jupiters Legacy 3 Prodigy 2 and John Romita

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 […]

Action Comics #1023 Review: A Big Chunk Of Biff And Pow

Action Comics #1023 Review: A Big Chunk Of Biff And Pow

Of course, visuals from the legendary John Romita Jr., Klaus Janson, Brad Anderson, and Dave Sharpe help this feel like a big chunk of biff and pow.What didn’t work? Despite the clarity of the plot’s punch and counterpunch, it was more a series of things that happened than a traditional narrative structure, and definitely not[...]

Jim Mahfood Draws Sorcerers For New Publisher Neotext

Jim Mahfood Draws Sorcerers For New Publisher, Neotext

Each title will be released on www.neotextcorp.com and will be available via Amazon.Exclusive features on art and pop culture, will include essays by Paco Taylor, on Basquiat and Count Dante, and interviews conducted by Howard Chaykin with Megan Abbott, Lawrence Block, Neal Adams, Joe Jusko, Ann Nocenti, John Romita Jr, Bill Sienkiewicz, Walter Simonson, Louise[...]

Obscure Comics: Stan Lee Xavier Magneto &#038 X-Men: The Last Stand

Obscure Comics: Stan Lee, Xavier, Magneto, & X-Men: The Last Stand

(This comic also serves as a trend in third Marvel movies released by distributors, other than Marvel Entertainment, including a good obscure comic with their physical release, Blade Trinity and Spider-Man 3 being the other examples.)[gallery size="large" ids="1228069,1228071,1228070"]The five-inch by seven-inch squarebound softcover digest comic book features a cover by Brandon Peterson and reprints X-Men[...]

Its 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 […]


Watch the Trailer for Frank Miller and John Romita Jr.s Superman: Year One

Watch the Trailer for Frank Miller and John Romita Jr.'s Superman: Year One

DC Comics has released a trailer for Superman: Year One, the upcoming comic from superstar creators Frank Miller and John Romita Jr The Black Label comic takes Superman back to his youth in Kansas, described as the "definitive origin of Superman." Watch the trailer below: From the creators behind The Dark Knight Returns and Kick-Ass comes[...]



Marvels Iron Fist Season 2: Theres Something About (Typhoid) Mary in New Images

Marvel's Iron Fist Season 2: There's Something About (Typhoid) Mary in New Images

Now the streaming service is giving us a look at Mary's deadly duality, using the show's official Instagram account to provide viewers another glimpse of writer Ann Nocenti and artist John Romita Jr.'s highly skilled assassin come to life.[caption id="attachment_909407" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Netflix[/caption]But it's the tagline with the images that calls into question Mary's true[...]

Silencer #4 Review: You Cant Quiet the Terminator

Silencer #4 Review: You Can't Quiet the Terminator

In the present, Silencer goes shopping.[caption id="attachment_838546" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Silencer #4 cover by John Romita Jr., Sandra Hope, and Dean White[/caption]I’m not ashamed to admit that I returned to this one specifically because Deathstroke is on the cover Thankfully, he is in the comic a fair amount to throw down with Honor.How does the comic[...]

Action Comics #1000 Review: Happy Birthday Superman

Action Comics #1000 Review: Happy Birthday, Superman

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] In this celebration of 1000 issues of Action Comics and the 80th birthday of Superman himself, we are given 10 tales of the Man of Steel in Action Comics #1000. The first is a celebration of Superman courtesy of Metropolis. The second is a montage of the eras of Superman through the technological wizardry of […]

Kick-Ass #1 Review: Two-Thirds of a Good Book but that Other Third is a Doozy

Kick-Ass #1 Review: Two-Thirds of a Good Book, but that Other Third is a Doozy

To do this, she dons the identity of Kick-Ass.[caption id="attachment_793112" align="aligncenter" width="585"] Kick-Ass #1 cover by John Romita Jr.[/caption]This story can be split into three parts: the Afghanistan section, the section at home, and the Kick-Ass section Two of those work pretty well; the other is the Afghanistan section.The Afghanistan part of this book really[...]

John Romita Jr. Sketches Batman in the DC Comics Art Academy

John Romita Jr. Sketches Batman in the DC Comics Art Academy

I was still relatively new with BC when the first rumblings were hear that John Romita Jr was moving over to DC Comics The guy was pretty much the quintessential Marvel artist A legacy bullpener with his dad, John Romita, Sr having iconic runs on characters like Daredevil and Spider-Man You saw JRJr's work and[...]

John Romita Jr. Wants to Be the Most Un-PC Person in All of Comics

John Romita Jr. Wants to Be "the Most Un-PC Person in All of Comics"

Superstar artist and member of DC's Master Class, John Romita Jr., has a new book in stores next week: The Silencer #1, written by Dan Abnett, and part of DC's New Age of DC Heroes initiative Romita gave an interview to Vaneta Rogers at Newsarama talking about the book, and one theme kept coming up[...]

The Silencer #1 Review: Mums the Word and the Hero

The Silencer #1 Review: Mum's the Word and the Hero

She has a past she is trying to escape, but that is disrupted when a brute named Killbox approaches her in the parking lot of a grocery store with the intent of killing her.[caption id="attachment_772272" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Silencer #1 cover by John Romita Jr and Sandra Hope[/caption]I genuinely respect and am intrigued by DC’s[...]

Millarworld Announces New Ongoing Hit-Girl Series With Kevin Smith On Second Arc

Millarworld Announces New Ongoing Hit-Girl Series With Kevin Smith On Second Arc

We’re spending a lot of money and just hiring people [I’m] obsessed with.” It's worth remembering that Kick-Ass and Hit-Girl are not part of the major Netflix deal that Millar made earlier in the year, and that the series are making the move over to Image Comics.In fact, Image will be the new home of printed[...]


Joshs Throwback Corner: Thor vs. Thanos Collection (Thor 1998 Series)

Josh's Throwback Corner: Thor vs. Thanos Collection (Thor 1998 Series)

Artists include the renowned John Romita Jr and Jerry Ordway as well as Michael Ryan and Jose Ladronn.[caption id="attachment_744334" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Thor Vol 2 #22 cover by John Romita Jr and Klaus Jansen[/caption]While it features stories not including Thanos, namely a tale of deviant gods led by Brona which also features the Scarlet Witch as[...]

DC Comics Gathers Their Heavy Hitters For A Master Class At NYCC

DC Comics Gathers Their Heavy Hitters For A Master Class At NYCC

Do you know where your DC Superstars are? They’re at the DC Master Class panel at New York Comic Con at the Javits Center, of course!Hosted by Dan DiDio to an incredibly packed room that had ran out of seats but still had people wanting to come in, the panel consisted of Greg Capullo, Jim[...]