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How Mark Millars Take On Legion Of Superheroes Almost Got Planetary Cancelled

How Mark Millar's Take On Legion Of Superheroes Almost Got Planetary Cancelled

The WildStorm Oral History has been released A massive collection of interviews with people who worked at or worked for Jim Lee's WildStorm Studios in the nineties and noughties before - and after - the DC Comics buyout, stripped and stranded chronologically and by theme And what better time to release it than on WildStorm's 25th[...]

The Wildstorm 25th Anniversary Project With Full Visual UPDATE &#8211 Fiona Staples Lee Bermejo Jim Lee Bryan Hitch J Scott Campbell Warren Ellis And More &#8211

The Wildstorm 25th Anniversary Project With Full Visual UPDATE – Fiona Staples, Lee Bermejo, Jim Lee, Bryan Hitch, J Scott Campbell, Warren Ellis And More –

Coming from DC Comics.Wildstorm later this year and announced at Wondercon, the Wildstorm 25th Anniversary comic book.A 200 page hardcover collection, including classic works, and early works of Fiona Staples, Sean Phillips and Lee Bermejo But there are new stories too A Brandon Choi and Jim Lee WildC.A.T.S story A Jeff Scott Campbell Gen 13 story,[...]



Brett Booths Wildstorm Rebirth

Brett Booth's Wildstorm Rebirth?

It was noted, in the DC Rebirth announcement, a definite absence of anything Wildstorm-related The comic publisher/imprint bought by DC Comics as part of the deal that made Jim Lee a vice president of the publisher and then co-publisher, saw Wildstorm books and characters published by DC, then integrated into the New 52 Stormwatch, Team 7,[...]

Ben Abernathy Is Now Director Of Talent Relations For DC Comics

Ben Abernathy Is Now Director Of Talent Relations For DC Comics

Ben Abernathy, former DC Comics and Wildstorm editor left the company a few years back to work with Madefire.. but now he is returning as the Director of Talent Relations Abernathy teased his return on twitter today, but then Gail Simone let the cat out of the bag all together.  Duh duh DUH pic.twitter.com/GSmrY5Qgwp— Ben Abernathy (@Ben_Abernathy)[...]

Teen Titans #2 Big Final Page Spoilers For All You Alan Moore WildCATS Fans&#8230

Teen Titans #2 Big Final Page Spoilers For All You Alan Moore WildCATS Fans…

So we have the return of an Alan Moore Wildstorm character, teaming up with a DC parody of another Wildstorm character.Are we sure this isn't a Multiversity crossover? My head hurts.Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London Currently featuring the Lords of Infinity exhibition,  with the works of Cristian Ortiz, Andy Poyiadgi and James Harvey, running until September 7th. [...]

Mark Millar Pitched Death Of Xavier And Wolverine/Cyclops Split In 2004

Mark Millar Pitched Death Of Xavier And Wolverine/Cyclops Split In 2004?

But there were a few new nuggets in the mix.Including after The Authority and while he was working on Ultimate X-Men, being flown out with Frank Quitely to the West Coast Wildstorm offices and offered a salary deal and the costs of moving Glasgow to San Diego to work for Wildstorm full time And that he was also offered Gen[...]

A WildStorm Is Rising

A WildStorm Is Rising

Particulars: The WildStorm Oral History Project. Creators involved- As many that want to be! Close/Publishing date- Open ended At least a six month interview window based on participants’ availability then editing into oral history formatBy Joseph HedgesIf I asked you to name the comics universe that creators the likes of Brian Azzarello, Lee Bermejo, Ed Brubaker, J[...]

Roleplaying Adventures Through DC Comics Universes

Roleplaying Adventures Through DC Comics Universes

The only unfortunate thing (for me) is that the Wildstorm characters (as usual?) tend to get short shift in the game line, being mentioned in passing in the DC Adventures Universe book The Wildstorm characters haven’t made an RPG appearance since the 2004 Authority RPG and Resource Book put out by Guardians of Order I[...]


Will You Give Joe Phillips A Helping Hand Or Indeed A Foot

Will You Give Joe Phillips A Helping Hand? Or, Indeed, A Foot?

We wrote about Wildstorm creator and Gaijin Studios founder Joe Phillips' medical situation last year Now we're asking for your help.Cully Hamner writes, My old friend and studiomate, comic book artist JOE PHILLIPS, suffered complications from diabetes back in November, and ended up having his foot amputated below the knee.  As you can imagine, this has been[...]


Shannon Eric Denton Worked On The Upcoming GI Joe Episode Of NBCs Community

Shannon Eric Denton Worked On The Upcoming GI Joe Episode Of NBC's Community

He's drawn Supreme and Deadpool comcs, he's edited at Wildstorm, and he's also worked on cartoons from Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius to X-Men, Spider-Man and Silver Surfer.And now he has a new thing A very special episode of Community...The G.I Joe episode of @nbccommunity I had worked on for @StarburnsInd has finally been announced! YO,[...]

When An Oscar Winner Used To Write Comics

When An Oscar Winner Used To Write Comics

With three Wildstorm books to his name, The Authority: Human On The Inside from 2004, Razor's Edge: Warblade and an original series, The American Way.Oh and he wrote an episode of Static Shock too.Maybe one day, if we're very good, we'll be able to invite him back?  John Ridley is a rather hot writer right[...]


A Fundraiser In Memory Of Edwin Rosell

A Fundraiser In Memory Of Edwin Rosell

Just before Christmas, we were saddened to hear of the death of Wildstorm inker Edwin Rosell at the age of 41.Ex-Wildstorm staffer John Nee, now of Cryptozoic Games, is looking for artists to contribute to a fundraiser book to help his family, and is working with a number of ex-Wildstorm and ex-Homage Studios folk Expect[...]

The Weekends Gossip About DC Decision Day

The Weekend's Gossip About DC Decision Day

This is Philip Bond's Christmas card, sent from the Bond family,  including Executive Editor of Vertigo Comics, Shelly Bond. And this is Philip's only comment on whether he expects to be moving from New Jersey to California in 2015… you could take it either way. This weekend, many comic book professionals were gossiping about what […]

Edwin Rosell Inker And Designer Dies At 41

Edwin Rosell, Inker And Designer, Dies At 41

Edwin Rosell was best known in the comics industry as an inker, working for Wildstorm on comics such as Gen 13 and Alan Moore's run on Voodoo (above) But he has a longer and more diverse career as a visual developer, working as a visual designer.Animator and designer Jeff Merghart posted earlier this month, I'd just[...]

Anatomy Lesson &#8211 Mr Majestic #1

Anatomy Lesson – Mr Majestic #1

Brandon Thomas writes for Bleeding Cool: "Cosmology" by Joe Casey, Brian Holguin, and Ed McGuiness The first issue of Mr. Majestic is one of my favorite superhero stories of all time for a pretty simple reason…it's an actual no bullshit for real superhero comic… What I mean when I say that of course is that […]