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Brute Force Comics Boom On eBay After Marvel 616 Episode
Created by Simon Furman and Jose Delbo in 1990, it was based on a concept for a cartoon and toyline that never took off The show interviews everyone involved – and Donny Cates and Steve Wacker – in its journey to tell the story, A new version of the team also appeared in Thunderbolts #31 and[...]
Shift – A New British Comics Newstand Anthology Launches
And now a print comics publisher too. Shift – A New British Comics Newstand Anthology Launches The biggest independent UK title launched to newsstands in nearly a decade, Comic Toolbox will publish Shift on October 29th, an anthology comic featuring an exciting mix of action, adventure, sci-fi, shocks, fantasy and more. It will include Simon Furman and Geoff[...]
IDW August 2020 Solicitations
But to do it, he'll have to get through Senator Megatron first. In Shops: Aug 26, 2020 SRP: $3.99 TRANSFORMERS #23 CVR B BAUMGARTNER   TRANSFORMERS #23 10 COPY INCV LEWIS   TRANSFORMERS 84 SECRETS & LIES #4 (OF 4) CVR A GUIDI JUN200585 (W) Simon Furman (A/CA) Guido Guidi The epic conclusion to Secrets and Lies! On Earth, Grimlock stands alone against… Megatron? Meanwhile, on[...]
to the death
Simon Furman and Geoff Senior have been busy in lockdown The co-creators of Death's Head, Dragon's Claws and the most critically acclaimed run on Transformers have been working on a new creator-owned series, not distributed by Diamond Comic Distributors, but going direct to comic book stores, selling at shows or via mail-order We have talked[...]
The Daily LITG, 22nd March 2020 – Happy Birthday Simon Furman
You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The 10 most-read stories yesterday "Rick and Morty": Wash Your Hands… And Get Your S**t Together [VIDEO] "Street Fighter" Cammy Gets Three New Statues from PCS Collectibles "Killing Eve" Season 3: So "Plans Change" For Trailer Drop? [PREVIEW] Ubisoft Releases The "Just Dance 2020" Song List Open Letter From Comic[...]
OnwardDay
Death's Head creators Simon Furman and Geoff Senior were there, also pushing their self-published series To The Death, with an early release of its final tenth issue But also Watchmen (and Watchmensch) colourist John Higgins, artist Bryan Hitch, as well as Lee Sullivan and Simon Williams. The queue snaked around the store, split in two, and caused[...]
The Sneakiest of Peeks Ahead at Marvel Comics #1001
The sequel to Marvel Comics #1000, it continues the same overarching idea of an ongoing story by Al Ewing threaded through a litany one one page stories by the good and the great from Marvel Comics' history. Currently that includes writers Al Ewing, Audrey Loeb, Jimmy Palmiotti, Declan Shalvey, Vita Ayala, Howard Chaykin, Kaare Andrews, Frank[...]
Titan To Kill Off Major Character Four Issues Into Robotech Series
Starting with Robotech #5 on December 13, as previously reported by Bleeding Cool, Simon Furman will join the writing team alongside Brian Wood. Is it too early to speculate on when the character killed in Robotech #4 will come back? Perhaps for the book's milestone 8th issue early next year? We'll keep you posted on that[...]
Simon Furman Announced To Write Robotech For Titan Comics
In a panel featuring Harmony Gold's president of animation Tommy Yune and Titan Comics editor Chris Thompson, they were joined by famed Transformers writer and Death's Head co-creator Simon Furman And, as well as showing off all the Robotech merchandise from hoodies to board games, they all let us know that Furman will be joining the writing[...]
Rich Johnston At The London Film And Comic Con Tomorrow, Table 38
Anything you can do to entertain them will also be welcomed. The London Film And Comic-Con will be at the Olympia exhibition hall near Earl's Court and Brompton Park. Joining me at the show are Marv Wolfman, Tommy Yune, Andy Diggle, Geoff Senior, Rantz Hoseley, Simon Furman, Jessica Martin, Ben Templesmith, Will Simpson, Amrit Birdi, Paul Cornell,[...]
Talking With Simon Furman About The Final Chapter of Transformers: ReGeneration One
Spencer Ellsworth writes: Simon Furman is, to quote the man himself, "like unto a living god," at least for Transformers fans He started out writing for Marvel UK in the 80's, and saw the Transformers comic through a legendary period, penning the most memorable TF comics in the franchise's history. Recently IDW gave Furman a chance to[...]
Post-Dark Cybertron Speculation
So many plotlines are crashing together that fans have begun hoping for a ReGeneration Two to keep the fun going. Repair: This epic battle marks the possible end of Simon Furman's run on the TFs Expect a slew of explodey deaths Call the Universal Bank for a parts and repair bill that leaves Cybertron in crippling[...]
Robot Gender Wars For Transformers (UPDATE)
Why these robots have apparent genders, and what it means, and how to deal with it in a Comics-Code-friendly manner… such questions drive writers mad. Old guard Simon Furman, author of a metric ton of TF comics from the eighties to today, spun a new origin for token female Autobot Arcee in 2008's Spotlight: Arcee, in[...]
Dark Cybertron Is, Thus Far, Dull Cybertron
The stories, even when they misfire, are full of big ideas. The big crossover between both titles, Dark Cybertron, launched with three chapters in November, revealing Shockwave's master plan to unleash the Dead Universe upon our heroes, and bring them under the rule of the evil Nova Prime and Galvatron. Unfortunately, that's Transformers speak for Overused Supervillain[...]