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Neil Gaiman, Mark Waid and Garth Ennis Join Graphic Novel Club

Other confirmed creators for the first year of the club include Kurt Busiek for Marvels, Mark Waid for Kingdom Come, Scott McCloud for Understanding Comics, Klaus Janson for Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, and Neil Gaiman for Sandman, with many more being added weekly. Monthly club selections from all three clubs are freely exchangeable from an[...]

Marvel Teases "Most Ambitious Series Ever" by Busiek, Ross, and Cinar... But Do We Already Have the Details?

Marvel to Unveil "Most Ambitious Series Ever" by Busiek, Ross, and Cinar Next Week… But We Already Know What It Is

Marvel Comics has teased a new series launching in May from Kurt Busiek, Alex Ross, and Yildiray Cinar, dubbed "the most ambitious series ever to hit the Marvel Universe." The house of ideas promised to reveal the details next week But Bleeding Cool already has them.https://twitter.com/Marvel/status/1225887598305918976Back in November, Busiek may have already spoiled Marvel's big[...]

Alan Brennert and Jerry Ordway Launch Marvel Snapshots, Curated by Kurt Busiek

That Ross would draw the first episode and would write subsequent issues for others to draw or paint.Then last month while Kurt Busiek was guesting on the Marvel podcast he talked about the Marvels dramatic podcast series being created for Stitcher, on which he is consulting And he also talked about his own involvement in the[...]

LATE: Batman: Creature Of The Night #4 Must Be Out This Year

LATE: Batman: Creature Of The Night #4 Now Scheduled For Two Years After #1

Batman Creature Of The Night is a prestige mini-series that has been a long time coming from Kurt Busiek and John Paul Leon. The first issue came out in late November 2017, intended to be a companion piece to Batman: Secret Identity.Young Bruce Wainwright lost his parents in a violent crime…and in the real world, no superheroes exist to save the[...]

Marvel Drops "Stan Lee's" Venus, More on Marvel Unlimited for Valentines Day

Definitely worth a look if you're a Marvel Unlimited subscriber.Also added is the entire 6-issue run of The Order by Kurt Busiek and Matt Haley from 2002, a follow-up to Busiek and Erik Larsen's Defenders series, and a three-issue Man-Thing series written by Hans Rodionoff, who wrote the script for the 2005 Man-Thing movie, with art[...]

Marvel Celebrates 25 Years of Marvels with Veritable Variant Cover Bonanza

Face front, true believers! Marvel Comics is celebrating the 25th anniversary of Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross's Marvels in the only way they know how: with a @#$%load of variant covers, baby!We already knew about Alex Ross's Marvels 25th Anniversary variants launching in January, as well as the February release of Marvels Annotated, which will[...]

Now Marvel to Publish Dark Horse's Conan Comics in New Epic Collections

A new press release from the House of Ideas highlights a new idea: collecting the Conan comics Dark Horse published while they held the license, beginning with Kurt Busiek and Cary Nord's 2004 work. Continuing its celebration of the return of CONAN this January, Marvel is excited to announce the release of two volumes of CONAN[...]

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Kurt Busiek on Mark Millar "Crapping" All Over His Avengers Run

But what was great was they let me do whatever I wanted because they expected nothing from it. Well, Kurt Busiek, who was writing the Avengers comic at the time and who left the series as a result of the Ultimates existence, wanted to set the record straight.https://twitter.com/KurtBusiek/status/983155190164406274We never get to see the whole story at[...]

Astro City: FremantleMedia Secures TV Series Rights, Co-Creator Kurt Busiek to Pen Pilot

[caption id="attachment_816696" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Vertigo[/caption]FremantleMedia North America is going from flawed gods to all-too-human heroes, with the American Gods producer having acquired the rights to develop writer Kurt Busiek and artists Brent Anderson and Alex Ross's superhero comic book series Astro City as a live-action television series Busiek and Rick Alexander will pen the[...]

Astro City to End as a Monthly Series in April; Graphic Novels on the Way

The DC solicitations will be out soon, but writer Kurt Busiek gave fans a sneak peak when it comes to Astro City, his creator-owned Vertigo series with Brent Anderson and Alex Ross According to Busiek, April's Astro City #52 will be the final issue of Astro City as a monthly series Over a hundred issues of[...]

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Josh Talks 'Thunderbolts' Part 2: New Thunderbolts Vol. 1 – One Step Forward

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]After looking through the comments and past the people who took umbrage with the fact that I admitted my favorite comic books series wasn’t perfect, I got the feeling that many in the comments wanted me to talk about Fabian Nicieza, Kurt Busiek, and Tom Grummett’s New Thunderbolts series from 2004.That’s fine, because, when[...]


Josh Talks 'Thunderbolts', Part 1: In The Beginning

And what better place to start than the beginning, when the Thunderbolts were created by industry veterans, Kurt Busiek and Mark Bagley.First appearing in Incredible Hulk #449, the Thunderbolts were a mysterious new team of heroes appearing in the shadow of the apparent deaths of the Avengers and the Fantastic Four at the hands of[...]

Why Marvel Should Bring Back The Thunderbolts

His short-lived series is easily among the best runs on the Thunderbolts, and this is a series that has had talents such as Warren Ellis, Rick Remender, Fabian Nicieza, and of course, Kurt Busiek.A lot has been said about Jon Malin’s artwork Many have called it Rob Liefeld-esque I can’t say that’s a bad assessment, and[...]

Kurt Busiek Fixes Superman And Batman

Last night, comics veteran Kurt Busiek entered a number of Twitter exchanges with followers over the characters of Superman and Batman The idea was pretty straightforward: he wanted a relationship between Big Blue and the Caped Crusader that showed camaraderie and fun When someone asked if he was suggesting that Superman and Batman do something[...]

The Comics Industry Talks – Breaking Into Comics

Not entirely sure how this one started. Maybe people started talking about DC's Creator Development Program again, or maybe one creator decided to share and then all the others jumped on. Maybe people just got bored and all had the same idea. At any rate, twitter is awash at the moment with various comic creators, […]