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Todd McFarlane Unpublished Hulk Cover
Incredible Hulk #346 from 1988 was the last issue of the series written by Peter David that Todd McFarlane worked on, with Erik Larsen helping out And apparently, the cover by McFarlane and Larsen wasn't the originally intended cover The one below was Instead, they went with one that showed a greater cast, rather than[...]
Spawn
Recently, Todd McFarlane talked to Bleeding Cool about his plans to launch a new "world-building" universe, with the 52-page $5.99 Spawn's Universe #1 in June Written by Todd, with Spawn art by Jim Cheung, Gunslinger Spawn by Brett Booth, She-Spawn by Marcio Takara and Medieval Spawn by Stephen Segovia His plan is to build a[...]
Are You The Toys R Us Employee That Made Todd McFarlane Who He Is?
It's a story Todd McFarlane has told before In 2013,  "It turns out, the assistant to the Toys 'R' Us buyer was a big comic geek," McFarlane said "They walked up to my table and he said, 'This is the guy I've been telling you about.'" Armed with that coup of a deal, "other dominoes started[...]
Marvel Full May 2021 Solicits - Heroes Reborn
Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where new orders are coming in and how retailers are reacting to new, unanticipated desire! And courtesy of stats from Diamond Comic Distributors. McFarlane and Michelinie Spider-Man Omnibus Tops Advance Reorders Lots of omnibus punch up thanks to a higher price[...]
Batman #423 with Iconic Todd McFarlane cover, DC Comics, 1988.
This is a big part of why so many Batman and Detective Comics covers are so memorable.  The Dark Knight's emotionally dark iconography stands the test of time, it seems.  For example, the 1939 Bob Kane cover for Detective Comics #31 is often cited as one of the high points of the series for its[...]
The Department Of Truth To Be A TV Show
It's great when the President of Image Comics happens to be Todd McFarlane Because Todd McFarlane is a straight-shooting type who says what he likes and likes what he says And goes out and does things because he thinks it's a great idea, whether or not anyone agrees with him Sometimes that means launching a[...]
Todd McFarlane Announces Spawn Universe - 3 New Comics at ComicsPro
It's Scorched time! Today, at the comic book store owner online summit, ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe – a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 We talked about his general[...]
Spawn's Comic Book Sales Jump Up 25%
Today, at ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe – a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 We talked about his general plans for Spawn's Universe earlier But what about the second[...]
Spawn Remastered Kickstarter Figure Gets Update From Todd McFarlane
Today, at ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe – a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 But he wants it to be clear that this is not just a bunch of[...]
Todd McFarlane Announces Spawn Universe - 3 New Comics at ComicsPro
Today, at ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe – a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 We talked about his general plans for Spawn's Universe earlier But what about the first[...]
Todd McFarlane Announces Spawn Universe - 3 New Comics at ComicsPro
Today, at ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe – a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 He talked to me earlier this week about what he's doing and why he's doing[...]
Todd McFarlane Announces Spawn Universe - 3 New Comics at ComicsPro
Image Comics' President Todd McFarlane announced his plan to create a greater multi-character, interconnected comic book universe based around his Spawn comic at the retailer summit, ComicsPRO His stated goal is to establish a shared fictional universe over time in the vein of what the other comic industry giants, Marvel, and DC Comics, have accomplished[...]
The Todd McFarlane Designed Batman Gets Variant Figure
This time we are getting a new variant released for the Todd McFarlane designed Batman We had already seen this figure before as the black and grey costume went exclusively to Walmart as part of their Gold Label Series The original release includes special goggles, daggers, and McFarlane's own War of Crime Batman This figure[...]
Image to Overship Spawn #315 B&W Greg Capullo/Todd McFarlane Variant
Image Comics will be sending comic book stores a free overship of the Greg Capullo and Todd McFarlane black-and-white cover variant of Spawn #315 this February. Spawn #315 Cover E B&W Greg Capullo/Todd McFarlane Variant This overship amount will be 20% of the retailers' order (total, across covers A, B & C) of Spawn #315[...]
Spawn Kickstarter Figure Gets Shipping Update From McFarlane
As shipments for the Original Spawn Remastered Action Figure and Comic start to roll out, Todd McFarlane gives one last shipping update Many collectors are curious about when they will be getting their figure and what time frame we are looking at it arriving McFarlane tells us that fans will get a tracking number but[...]