THE ISSUE: A Vintage Daily Graphic in 1879, "The Smoldering Fire"

Welcome to a regular column about vintage comics and other vintage periodicals from throughout world history that I'm calling The Issue.  The idea behind The Issue is simple:  for each post, I'll choose something from my collection and talk about what's going on in it, and/or discuss the publishers and creators behind it.  And essentially […]

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Revolution From IDW And Hasbro Gets An Awesome SDCC Figure Mega-Set

Revolution, the cross-over event from IDW involving all of the various Hasbro properties from last year, showed all of us what a shared universe with all of them would look like. Hasbro has been working diligently to bring them all together in film-form as well, but for now we have the Revolutionaries title coming monthly, […]

Aw Yeah Revolution From Franco And Baltazar In February From IDW

This was slipped into an announcement of two at New York Comic Con. But re-announced at MCM London Comic Con, I thought would be worth giving it a spotlight. As IDW's Revolution changes their Hasbro titles into a unified universe, with crossovers happening all over the place, so Franco and Art Baltazar have their own all-ages […]

Shawn Ryan & Eric Kripke To Bring Time Travel To NBC

Deadline reports Time, an action-adventure drama from The Shield creator Shawn Ryan and Supernatural instigator Eric Kripke, will land at NBC. According the report, the show is "a high-octane hour about an unlikely trio traveling through time to battle unknown criminals in order to protect history as we know it." Which, at first blush, sounds like Legends […]

NBC's Revolution Concludes As DC Digital Comic #RelocateRevolution

NBC's Revolution, about a world suddenly deprived of electricity, was cancelled a year ago after two seasons. But it still had stories to tell. And now DC Comics will be publishing that conclusion, a four issue series by the show's writers  David Reed and Ryan Parrott and drawn by Angel Hernandez, hitting online on Star Wars […]

Upfronts, Finales, Hannibal? – The Week In TV Ratings

With almost everything, excluding Hannibal, already been renewed and cancelled ahead of Upfronts this week, its quite interesting to look back at the latest weeks complete set of ratings to see if the decisions match up with the demo.

Egyptian Jasmine Revolution Webcomic Launches

Dov Tobin and Asher Berman have created a new webcomic for the Act-I-Vate webcomic collective. The Revolution Will Be Televised chronicles the events of a few weeks ago, as experienced by the pair, living in Cairo during the Jasmin revolution. From the first seven pages, there are similarities to the work of Joe Sacco, if […]