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DC Future State Gossip: The Return Of The Authority?
And we begin with The Authority. Created in 1999 for DC/Wildstorm by Warren Ellis and Bryan Hitch, The Authority superhero comic changed everything It was a bold widescreen approach to superheroes that directly influenced the likes of New X-Men and The Ultimates And they would go on to inspire the Marvel Cinematic Universe style of storytelling[...]
Alan Moore Faxed Gen-13 Script Now At $2500 On eBay
Once upon a time, Scott Dunbier was EIC of WildStorm, which was bought by DC Comics And Scott Dunbier was the point man for publishing Alan Moore's ABC line of comic books, including Top Ten, Tomorrow Stories, Tom Strong, Promethea and The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen. Then Scott Dunbier was fired over the breakdown regarding the[...]
Lucius Fox Behind More Wildstorm At DC Comics? (Batman #101 Spoilers)
A month ago, Bleeding Cool told you what we thought was going down with Wildstorm and DC Comics Looks like we were right on the money We stated; DC Comics solicitations have highlighted the appearance of WildStorm's Grifter in Batman #101, the comic continuing directly after The Joker War, a character created by DC publisher and CCO Jim[...]
Batman #101 1-In-25 Variant Cover
DC Comics solicitations have highlighted the appearance of WildStorm's Grifter in Batman #101, the comic continuing directly after The Joker War, a character created by DC publisher and CCO Jim Lee But it's not alone During his DC Fandome addresses, Jim Lee stated that WildStorm characters would be returning to the DC Universe in 2021[...]
Batman #101 1-In-25 Variant Cover
Before that, however, in the late 80's he was the white-hot X-Men artist who helped form Image Comics with his creator-owned series WildC.A.T.S.  Now Jim Lee's corner of Image Comics, WildStorm, was sold to DC Comics in 1998 when he went to work for them Throughout that time, DC has tried many, many, many different[...]
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Published by WildStorm/DC in the nineties and noughties, it consisted initially of Tom Strong, Promethea, Tomorrow Stories Top 10 and The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen It remains a high point of DC Comics' publishing line over the decades Until Dunbier posted it, it had never been seen publicly before So Bleeding Cool transcribed it for[...]
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Scott Dunbier was the editor of Alan Moore's America's Best Comics line at WildStorm/DC Comics It wasn't the easiest of tasks In recent days, Dunbier has been sharing some of its history on social media Including encouraging people to guess who the three people who turned down drawing Promethea were, before JH Williams III accepted[...]
DC Comics lobby display
We even got to read part of a Namor pitch that was basically Frank Miller's Daredevil: Born Again meets The Little Mermaid, and a wild Hearts of Darkness sequel pitch that would have seen the invention of Cosmic Ghost Rider, Doctor Strange in a polyamorous relationship with Clea and Brother Voodoo, and vampire Wolverine and[...]
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I have also heard rumours that we may see a more immediate independent comic book crossover including Donny Cates, other A-list creators, and a bunch of creator-owned characters, as part of an Image Comics superhero universe crossover that will also include DC's Wildstorm books Again, that is all still to come. But that hasn't stopped big[...]
Jim Lee, Dan DiDio, What in the World Happened to Peter Milligan's Zombistas!?
Back in the late noughties, Peter Milligan wrote a comic book for WildStorm called Zombistas!, described as a zombie-story set in Mexico and California about an American company who are trying to create the perfect non-unionized labour force, talking about it saying "there's some politics in there, using the walking dead guys as a way[...]
The Boys: Rampage's Jack Quaid Set as Hughie in Amazon Series
Usher (Survivor's Remorse) as The Seven member, A-Train, a superhero faster than a speeding train; Chace Crawford (Gossip Girl) as The Seven member The Deep, an aquatic hero; Nathan Mitchell  (iZombie) as Black Noir, a masked superhero with fighting and Set martial arts skills; and Erin Moriarty (Jessica Jones) as Starlight/Annie, a young woman who can make lightning bolts flash from[...]
The Boys: Amazon Casts Five More for The Seven's Roster
Usher (Survivor's Remorse) and Nathan Mitchell (iZombie) are set to join Jessica Jones' Erin Moriarty as leads in the streaming service's adaptation of Garth Ennis (Preacher) and Darick Robertson's (Happy!) comic book series. Created for series by Eric Kripke (Supernatural) and with Preacher's Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen set to direct, here's an overview of the comic[...]
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Moritz's studio-based Original Films. The Boys ran for 72 issues between 2008 and 2012, initially published by Wildstorm for the first six issues before moving to Dynamite Entertainment for the remainder of its run Here's a quick overview of the comic book series: THIS IS GOING TO HURT! In a world where costumed heroes soar through the[...]
DCU Elements Will Come To Wildstorm Universe, "Weirdly Warped As Only Warren Ellis Can Do"
Back in July, DC Comics teased some mixing between the proper DC universe and Warren Ellis's Wildstorm universe when they revealed in a press release about the upcoming Wild Storm spinoff, Michael Cray: Warren Ellis' critically acclaimed relaunch of WildStorm gets its first solo spinoff series! Michael Cray, professional assassin, has been betrayed by International Operations[...]
Wildstorm Universe Expands With Michael Cray Solo Book, Teasing A DCU Crossover
DC has announced a new book in its rebooted Wildstorm universe coming in October Wildstorm: Michael Cray will expand on Warren Ellis and Jon Davis-Hunt's The Wild Storm Written by Bryan Hill (with "contributions" by Ellis) and drawn by N Steven Harris and Dexter Vines, the solicit (and DC's press release) hints at a DCU[...]
Today's Essential C2E2 Panel, DC Essential, Was Basically, Y'Know, Essential
Comics it was Battle for the Cow. Then Orlando said something along the lines of "I can't believe it's not the Justice League is his top funny comic." The Benson Sisters went for Birds of Prey (and that they really dig Gail Simone's work). Then Lucifer, Preacher, izombie all got somewhat combined as they all talked about them more[...]
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 – 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,[...]
Wildstorm Oral History Hits Kickstarter Two And A Half Years After Start Of Development
Following in the procrastinating footsteps of Wildstorm founder Jim Lee, an oral history book telling the story of Wildstorm has finally made its way to Kickstarter, after two and a half years of development Called Wild Times: An Oral History Of WildStorm Studios, the 450 page book features interviews with more than 75 comics personalities,[...]
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, 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[...]
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.   [...]