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American Ronin: AWA Studios Announces Exclusive Variant Cover Program

American Ronin: AWA Studios Announces Exclusive Variant Cover Program

AWA Studios will launch American Ronin #1 with variant covers as part of Upshot Studios' Retailer Exclusive Variant Program Ever since launch, the publisher has directly supported retailers worldwide by engaging the comic book retailer community with their ARC (AWA Retail Council) They provide comic shops with advance information, discounts, materials, and marketing support to[...]

Jeffrey Veregge Creates Native American Heritage Variants for Marvel

Jeffrey Veregge Creates Native American Heritage Variants for Marvel

Veregge, who just wrapped up his exhibition Of Gods and Heroes at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, also lent his talents to produce a series of variant covers for comic books published in November The Native American Heritage Tribute Variant Cover will include characters Dani Moonstar, Black Panther, Spider-Man, Black Widow, Iron[...]

The Return Of Marvel Comics Exclusive Variant Covers in October

The Return Of Marvel Comics Exclusive Variant Covers in October

Or, if nothing else, attract custom from collectors around the world, as that one store is the only place that this exclusive cover can be found.[caption id="attachment_1252064" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Return Of Marvel Comics Exclusive Variant Covers in October[/caption]Here are eight that Marvel is lining up for October, beginning with the X Of Swords mid-point,[...]

Robin Eisenberg Responds to Wonder Woman 1984 Rooster Teeth Reaction

Robin Eisenberg Responds to Wonder Woman 1984 Rooster Teeth Reaction

Over the weekend, DC Comics posted the previously-listed variant cover of the Wonder Woman 1984 #1 partial-reprint comic. They tweeted; Only one word for the Wonder Woman 1984 #1 @RoosterTeeth variant cover by Robin Eisenberg: rad. Out September 29.   Rooster Teeth Productions began with the production of Red vs. Blue in April 2003. The […]

Marvel to Publish 33 Alex Ross Timeless Sketch 1:100 Variant Covers

Marvel to Publish 33 Alex Ross Timeless Sketch 1:100 Variant Covers

Marvel Comics has already shown off its Alex Ross Timeless variant covers coming to a comic book near you in October But here comes the hard sell Marvel will also be providing virgin sketch versions of the Alex Ross paintings as 1:100 Which for the uninitiated, means that for every copy of this a retailer[...]

More Alex Ross Timeless Marvel Variant Covers For October 2020

More Alex Ross Timeless Marvel Variant Covers For October 2020

Last month, the first of Alex Ross' Timeless variant covers for Marvel Comics were unveiled in their solicitations Now we get to see the additional covers in this collection coming your way this October These covers feature the likes of Spider-Man, Wolverine, and Jean Grey in painted portraits, depicted in their classic costumes Twent-eight in[...]

Has Walmart Become a Dumping Ground for Marvel Variant Covers

Has Walmart Become a Dumping Ground for Marvel Variant Covers?

Marvel, Dynamite, and the rest like DC, Image, IDW, and Boom (to a lesser degree), as they try to drive up orders by offering tiered variant covers.  Variant covers are a comic book standard now and one of the biggest griping points for retailers and fans Most retailers, though, increase orders (at least somewhat) to[...]

Wonder Woman 1984 Variant Covers Postponed by DC Comics

Wonder Woman 1984 Variant Covers Postponed by DC Comics

This included a number of variant covers for comic books lined to the Wonder Woman 1984 movie As well as direct market comic books being delayed, that movie has also been rescheduled As a result, DC Comics is to delay those variant covers as well That's if they are even able to punish the non-variant versions[...]

Marvel Shows Off Their 2099 Variants for November

Marvel Shows Off Their 2099 Variants for November

This November, Marvel Comics will break a new record, publishing two-thousand-ninety-nine variant covers in a single month! The House of Ideas, whose main idea is pretty much always "make more variant covers," revealed the news in a press release on their website It's unclear how Marvel will manager to produce this many variant covers in[...]





Tenth Doctor Gets a Cover Collection from Titan in July

Tenth Doctor Gets a Cover Collection from Titan in July

Regular covers, variant covers, lenticular covers, retailer covers, die-cut covers, polybagged covers, connecting covers.. whatever your poison, there's a cover that will give you your fix Some very special comics have more variant covers than interior pages From Titan Comics this Summer, fans of Doctor Who and Titan's Tenth Doctor comic book series will be able[...]


Image Reveals Final Five Pride Month Variants For A Full Set Of Eleven

Image Reveals Final Five Pride Month Variants, For A Full Set Of Eleven

As we previously reported, Image Comics will be releasing eleven variant covers in June, celebrating the LGBTQ community and the progress made by the Gay Liberation Movement in promoting inclusivity and support for all, with 100% of the proceeds from the June Pride variant covers donated to Human Rights Campaign We were treated to six variant[...]

Crocodile Dundee meets Quantum Leap &#8211 Bruce Outback on Kickstarter

'Crocodile Dundee meets Quantum Leap' – Bruce Outback on Kickstarter

By Joe Glass Currently on Kickstarter to raise funds for making his full length comic book debut, Bruce Outback follows the adventures of the titular Australian detective as he solves crime through time…helped by a genetically modified, super-intelligent koala bear. By Kris Carter and Jim Bampfield, Bruce Outback has been an idea kicking around their […]

Preview 11 Variant Covers For Titan Comics Assassins Creed #1

Preview 11 Variant Covers For Titan Comics' Assassin's Creed #1

Titan Comics has revealed the variant covers of Assassin’s Creed #1 that will be available on October 14, 2015 This all-new series features all-new adventure in the Assassin’s Creed world, giving fans the perfect opportunity to further immerse themselves in the Assassin’s Creed world before the new Assassin’s Creed game, Syndicate hits stores on October[...]

Why Variant Covers Matter

Why Variant Covers Matter

Monty Nero writes,A couple of weeks ago Image dropped the news they’re only doing store specific variant covers for trade collections Their statement paints variant covers for regular monthly comics in a rather negative light, so I thought it might help to outline another perspective As a writer and comic artist for a creator owned[...]

Archie Vs. Predator #2 Variant Covers By Robert Hack And Dustin Nguyen Revealed

Archie Vs. Predator #2 Variant Covers By Robert Hack And Dustin Nguyen Revealed

Dark Horse Comics reveal two variant covers for Archie Vs Predator #2 for us this morning, and they stem from the minds of Robert Hack and Dustin Nguyen no less The first issue of the comic, which arrives April 15th, has already been announced to have variant covers by Eric Powell and Francesco Francavilla The[...]