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The Daily LITG, 26th February 2020, Happy Birthday Karen Berger

But It Does Undo [SPOILER] DC's 5G Comics Still Going Full Steam Ahead - Launch in October? Kevin Shinick - A Big New Name For DC Comics? Geoffrey Thorne, a Big New Name For DC Comics?One year today...The State of CW's DCU [Part 1]: Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, Black Lightning Lucifer Season 4: Ella is[...]

Incognegro: Renaissance #4 cover by Warren Pleece

Incognegro: Renaissance #4 Review – Good Characters and a Tight Mystery

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Zane and Bette avoid being captured by the police and leave the hospital. They regroup back at the bar Zane frequents, and he has more questions about Bette and what she knows about Xavier. This puts Zane on the trail of another attendant of Van Horn's party: an actor named Douglass. Incognegro: Renaissance […]

Mata Hari

Dark Horse Releases Trailer for Mata Hari #1 By Emma Beeby and Ariela Kristantina

The first issue hits shelves February 21st and can be ordered at your local comics shops now.MATA HARI #1 Writer: Emma Beeby | Artist: Ariela Kristantina | Colorist: Pat Masioni Editor: Karen Berger | Cover Artist: Ariela KristantinaDancer Courtesan Spy Executed by a French firing squad in 1917.100 years on from her death, questions are still[...]

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Hungry Ghosts, Mata Hari, And More From Berger Books At NYCC

Rosilyne Bean reported from New York Comic Con 2017:At the Introduction to Berger Books panel at NYCC 2017, Karen Berger shared information about the new titles incoming from her team-up with Dark Horse Comics Accompanying her were several writers and artists of the forthcoming seriesHungry Ghosts, written by Anthony Bourdain and Joel Rose, will[...]

Dark Horse's Berger Books Spotlights Titles From Gibbons, Johnson, And Others

Bleeding Cool reporter Joe Glass writes:At SDCC, founding editor of DC’s Vertigo Karen Berger is on hand to explain the first projects revealed as part of her new Dark Horse imprint, Berger Books.Berger says she’s really happy to be here, and happy to be back in comics after taking a few years out.Panel includes Dave Gibbons,[...]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For February 26

Svensson reported from the Image Expo about the Image Founders panel. And in 2014, Rich Johnston showed us a lengthy exchange between a shop owner and a Magic The Gathering player.Today's Birthdays include Victor Hugo author (1802), Buffalo Bill Cody performer (1846), Jackie Gleason actor (1916), Tony Randall actor (1920), Johnny Cash musician (1932), Michael Bolton musician (1953), Karen Berger comics editor (1958)[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="616200,616194,616195,616199,616196,616198,616197"]Lets close out today and this week with some[...]

Talking Women In Comics With She Makes Comics Director Marisa Stotter

So we tried to find the middle ground between demonstrating the breadth of women’s involvement in comics and highlighting particular women’s stories that we felt were representative of the major milestones of comics history.NF: She Makes Comics brings together several generations of women who have contributed to the medium – from Ramona Fradon to Trina[...]

Karen Berger Says That He's 'Not The Real Constantine'.

We haven't heard too much from Karen Berger since she left DC Comics, where she had worked for decades, running the Vertigo imprint and forming it in her own image And she had been at the birth of John Constantine in Swamp Thing So when Slate published an article about the state of the character[...]

More On The Judith Regan/Karen Berger Graphic Novel Line Rumour

The rumours about a Judith Regan/Karen Berger line of graphic novels coming out of Regan Arts have picked up pace overnight, though there has been no comment from any involved parties.I was told however by another New York publishing source that several graphic novels have already been acquired for publication but other creators who believed they[...]

Rumour: Karen Berger To Partner With Judith Regan For A New Graphic Novel Line?

Last year, Karen Berger walked away from DC Comics after thirty-two years During that period, she rose to the Executive Editor of the Vertigo line which she created establishing a long line of mature readers comic books and graphic novels, including Y The Last Man, Hellblazer, Preacher, Fables, Kill Your Boyfriend, Pride Of Baghdad and Invisibles,[...]

Essential 8 Women Working In Comics – Yes, Gail, Boys Like Comics Too

That stereotype isn’t usually people like Dunham and if nothing else, her interest in comics might make a small difference in broadening the stereotype.Karen BergerModern comics wouldn’t be modern comics without Karen Berger If they put comic book luminaries on coins and money, Berger should be on the twenty dollar bill[...]

Unsung Masterpieces – Enigma With Peter Milligan, Duncan Fegredo, And Art Young

 Edited by Art Young and published by Vertigo in 1993, the eight issue mini-series was originally slated to be published by Touchstone (Disney’s ill-fated adult comics imprint that dissolved before a single release) before being acquired by Karen Berger for Vertigo  The book was the first collaboration between Milligan and Fegredo that lead into other[...]

The Morning After The Memo Before

I understand that Karen Berger has been fielding rather lucrative offers from a number of publishers, comics and otherwise, to create a new imprint of comics and original graphic novels...DC Comics did not respond to email inquiries earlier this morning. Some senior comic book figures are rather happy that the news about DC Comics Editorial[...]

SCOOP: DC Comics To Move Lock, Stock To Burbank (Confirmation UPDATE)

That in early November, it is planned to announce to DC employees that the company will be moving from their Broadway offices to Burbank with the rest of DC.The departure of Karen Berger has made this a lot easier, a long time employee of the company, she was known for fighting for a New York[...]