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In-Store Convention Event Schedule And Guest Update

Top creators will be on hand for a day of interviews and major publishers will have panels about their upcoming books and editorial plans.Featured guests include comic creators Marguerite Bennett, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Tyler Crook, Mike Deodato, Matt Fraction, Christopher Hastings, Matt Hawkins, Dan Jurgens, Ryan North, Rick Remender, Jimmy Palmiotti, Stjepan Sejic, Randy Stradley,[...]

From Content Warning To A Sad Reality: Bitch Planet #6 Review

The new issue is written by the fantastic Kelly Sue Deconnick, and features guest artist Taki Soma, who also does brilliant work.[WARNING: Spoilers for Bitch Planet below!]When we last left off with Bitch Planet #5 we had just experienced Meiko Maki's death This new issue brings us back to her childhood and provides us with the backstory of why she went[...]

Bitch Planet #6 Standalone Special Issue Comes With A Content Warning

The sixth issue is going to be a standalone special, with writer Kelly Sue DeConnick (Pretty Deadly, Captain Marvel) being joined by special guest artist Taki Soma (Sinergy, Rapture) In Bitch Planet #6, Meiko Maki’s past is uncovered: how she went from promising engineer to killer—and the ace up her sleeve.For those of you who[...]

Milkfed Unboxing Their Bitch Planet Trades On Periscope

Filmed by Kelly Sue DeConnick, the Milkfed Studio folks have shares their unboxing of the new Bitch Planet trade paperbacks on Periscope.Giving us all a sneak peek on the inside... Including the back page... And some colourful splash pages.And even the DCBS variant cover version - which Image Comics still does for collections.Everyone at Milkfed is happy![...]

Complex Female Protagonists In Hollywood? 'They're Taking Pitches, Today.'

A discussion at DragonCon enitled Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Contemporary Comics, consisting of Kelly Sue DeConnick, Laurenn McCubbins, Damien Williams, John Flowers, Tini Howard, Kari Storla, and Daniel Amrhein had many highlights You can read a number of them here.  DeConnick has been having meetings with network executives who are suddenly saying that they’re looking for complex female protagonists, and[...]

A Bitch Planet Party In Portland With Kelly Sue DeConnick

Kelly Sue DeConnick is coming to Floating World in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday, October 7th to celebrate the release of Bitch Planet Vol 1: Extraordinary Machine.De Connick has become a powerhouse figure in comics, inspiring dedication from her readers I wonder if Floating World is ready for them all? And ready for them all to[...]

The Rise Of The Female Superhero With Amanda Conner, G Willow Wilson, Medeith Finch, Gail Simone, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Babs Tarr, Kate Perkins, Tara Butters, Sana Amanat, Marguerite Bennett, Shelley Bond, Michele Fazekas, Hayley Atwell, Jennifer Lawrence, Melissa Benoist And More. Like Grant Morrison, Axel Alonso, Jim Lee, Dan DiDio.

Amanda Conner, G Willow Wilson, Medeith Finch, Gail Simone, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Babs Tarr, Kate Perkins, Tara Butters, Sana Amanat, Marguerite Bennett, Shelley Bond, Michele Fazekas, Hayley Atwell, Jennifer Lawrence and Melissa Benoist are joined by Grant Morrison, Axel Alonso, Jim Lee, Dan DiDio and more to talk about the rise of the female superhero for Yahoo[...]

SDCC '15: Image Comics – Where Creators Own Reality With David Lapham, Ed Brisson, Kelly Sue De Connick, Sina Grace, and Brandon Montclare(UPDATE)

David Brothers introduced panelists David Lapham, Ed Brisson, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Sina Grace, and Brandon Montclare.Brothers immediately began the panel praising Genius from Top Cow, about a young girl—who happens to be a military genius—uniting her neighborhood against the local authorities “It’s very resonant if you follow the news,” Brothers said[...]

Parisian White, A New Comic By DeConnick And Sienkiewicz

The best is yet to come. — Bill Sienkiewicz (@sinKEVitch) June 21, 2015I am still SO EXCITED ABOUT @kellysue doing a book with Bill Sienkiewicz that I could puke!!! — kait the grait (@fourteenacross) June 20, 2015We've only just reported that Bill Sienkiewicz will be working on a new comic book with Mark Millar.Well, Bill is clearly a[...]

Kelly Sue DeConnick Leaves Captain Marvel

Announced during the Milkfed Panel at HeroesCon yesterday, with Matt Fraction and Kelly Sue DeConnick talking about their upcoming projects, DeConnick announced that she would be leaving the Captain Marvel comic book.@CaptMarvelNews So hard to go, but it's time. — Kelly Sue DeConnick (@kellysue) June 21, 2015Which ties in with a previous report regarding the title[...]

Bitch Planet Continues To Show Just How Resilient Women Can Be

From Image Comics, written by Kelly Sue DeConnick, with art by Valentine De Landro, Bitch Planet #4 picks up with inmate Kamau Kogo and her mission to put together a team of prisoners to complete in the all-male sport, Megaton This issue gives us a closer look at the inner workings of the prison, how[...]

Bitch Planet Matches Multiversity, Convergence And Justice League For Meta Moment

can anyone else challenge them for a moment of true meta that can also be interpreted as story?Not bad, final issue of Secret Avengers... You too final issue of New Avengers... but the winner is Bitch Planet #4 by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Valentine De Landro Which, with it's fourth issue, ever to be dubbed "the shower[...]

ECCC '15: Marvel Official – It's Not A Reboot

More on that tomorrow.But as for a reboot? In the Marvel panel at ECCC in Seattle today, they made that clear.Marvel's CB Cebulski stated that what Marvel readers are getting is "not going to be a reboot, not going to be a revamp, not like everything's changing" while Captain Marvel writer Kelly Sue DeConnick reiterated[...]

'There Have Always Been Women In Comics' – The Testament Of She Makes Comics

There have been women in comics for decades.” – Kelly Sue DeConnickWomen in comics are finally getting the spotlight But do you know the rich history of female comics creators? The new documentary She Makes Comics by director Marisa Stotter and Respect Films/ Sequart brings us a fascinating, in-depth look into the unsung heroes of the comic book[...]