sabato 13 febbraio 2010

Top 300 Comics Actual--January 2010

These are estimates of the sales on comic books by Diamond U.S. to comic specialty stores during January 2010.

Beanbots UPDATE 02/13/2010

Kevin Kobasic updated Beanbots.

Tonight todo : gahan Wilson in Seattle

Gahan Wilson: Fifty Years of Playboy Cartoons
Saturday, February 13,
6:00 – 9:00 PM
Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery
1201 S. Vale St. (at Airport Way S.)
Seattle, WA
Phone 206.658.0110
Open daily 11:30 – 8:00 PM, Sundays until 5:00 PM


Preview: Mice Templar: Destiny

Karic comes to a momentous decision regarding his fate, challenging even Cassius's faith in him, and setting both on a collision with destiny; reckless, audacious, and a bold course of action that will change everything. While at the capital, the scheming handmaiden Alexis defies the royal consort Lorelie, and sets her sights on Leito in the dungeons below the palace. And the bats send an emissary to entreat with King Icarus, making their own move at last in the delicate game of competing powers.

Tom DeFalco Gives Spectacular Spider-Girl Details

You may have read a Bleeding Cool report on a brand new Spectacular Spider-Girl print comic by Tom DeFalco last weekend. Well, DeFalco seems to have made it official and breaks down what May Parker ...

Tonight To Do: New art by Dave McKean at Billy Shire

Dave McKean presents a series of new paintings and prints based on classic cinema tonight at the Billy Shire Fine Artsgallery in LA. Details in the jump. The art has a different feel from what we’re used to seeing from McKean, best known for his Sandman covers and the film Mirrormask. Above: “Der Student Von [...]

Deadpool 11

Deadpool 11 (1997)

Writer: Joe Kelly
Pencils: Pete Woods
Inker: Nathan Massengill, Al Milgrom, Joe Sinnott

Stan Lee Meets The Amazing Spider-Man

Stan Lee Meets The Amazing Spider-Man (2006)
Written by: Stan Lee & Joss Whedon
Art by: Olivier Coipel & Michael Gaydos

Amazing Spider-Girl 0

Amazing Spider-Girl #0 (2006)

Writer: Tom DeFalco
Artist: Pat Olliffe, Ron Frenz, John Romita, Sr., J. Scott Campbell, Al Williamson, Sal Buscema, Bill Sienkiewicz, Scott Koblish, Tim Townsend.

Batman And Robin #8 ? A British Glossary

The Glossary for Batman And Robin #7 went down so well, I thought I’d do it again for #8, as the UK-set adventure continues it’s foray through accent and pop culture culture. Not as much ...

Last Friday's Editorial Consult

Several of my graduates in the last few years have gone on to do 'zines of their own.
I'm always happy to consult on these efforts if they want me to, and I usually hear from one or another of them whenever they run into some kind of a snag.

This year Aja, now a junior in [...]

Image Comics Titles On Sale February 17, 2010

Image Comics has provided CBR with advance looks at new comics on sale February 17, including "Astounding Wolf-Man" 21, an exclusive preview of "Chase Variant" by former CBR columnist Rich Johnston, and more!

Marvel Zombies after Amazing Fantasy 15

Marvel Zombies #1 written by Robert Kirkman and illustrated by Sean Phillips. Cover by Arthur Suydam.

Thanos returns!

Marvel is gearing up for their next cosmic comics event with "The Thanos Imperative: Ignition," a one-shot by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning that kicks it off in May. ROBOT 6 has more.

BOOM! Studios Titles On Sale February 17, 2010

BOOM! Studios has provided CBR with advance looks at new comics on sale February 17, including "Die Hard: Year One" #6, "Farscape" #4, "Incorruptible" #3, "The Incredibles" #5, and more!

CSBG: Guess The Secret Avengers!

Marvel has released a total of six teasers for their upcoming "Secret Avengers" title! Join the gang at CSBG and make your guesses for each of the half-dozen characters in the secretive new lineup.

Marvel SPIDER 3-view: 1602, SPIDER-WOMAN, WEB

Preview SPIDER-MAN 1602 #5, SPIDER-WOMAN #6 and WEB OF SPIDER-MAN #5, all shipping from Marvel on Feb 17, 2010

Exclusive Marvel Preview: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #621

Take an exclusive look at Amazing Spider-Man 621, shipping from Marvel Comics on Feb 17, 2010

I wouldn?t swim in the Hudson, but I?d read this strip (Blog@Newsarama)

In his spare time, First Second’s editorial director Mark Siegel moonlights as a cartoonist. If you haven’t seen his review of Scott Pilgrim 5, you really should. Well, now he’s taken to using his mornings to write and illustrate a webcomic. Sailor Twain, or The Mermaid in the Hudson is up and running at A [...]

Comics Are Awesome #25

I thought about relaunching with a new #1, but I think the fans care about the title's prestigious history.

Special anniversary issue! U-DECIDE the caption!:
A.) Game shows are gonna suck in the future.
B.) It may defeat the purpose if the doors are transparent.
C.) Captain Comet never thought his sexual inclinations would be revealed in such a [...]

Preview: Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

The saga of Zayne Carrick, the Padawan-turned-undercover-and-unexpected-hero, ends in this last issue of the series that has been a part of the Dark Horse Star Wars line since 2006! Don't miss this final issue!

Zayne and the Mandalorian Rohlan rush to aid their friend Jarael against the demented scientist Demagol and the vicious slaver Chantique. If they can arrive in time, there is a chance that everything will turn out in their favor -- but with Zayne's ever -- awkward connection to the Force, nothing is certain . . .

The final issue!

Deadpool: Suicide Kings 4

Deadpool: Suicide Kings #4 (2009) by Mike Benson & Adam Glass (Writers), Carlo Barberi (Pencils), Sandu Florea (Inks), and Marte Gracia (Colors).

What if Spider-Man Had Joined the Fantastic Four?

The first What If story, "What if Spider-Man Had Joined the Fantastic Four?", presented an alternate version of events seen in The Amazing Spider-Man vol. 1 #1.
Writer: Roy Thomas
Penciller: Jim Craig
Inker: Pablo Marcos

A Year of Cool Comics - Day 43

Here is the latest in our year-long look at one cool comic (whether it be a self-contained work, an ongoing comic or a run on a long-running title that featured multiple creative teams on it over the years) a day (in no particular order whatsoever)! Here's the archive of the moments posted so far!
Today [...]

Saturday Runaround ? Suing Stan, Designing Dodgem,

ExclelsiorWatch: Stan Lee is being sued by legal firm Lavely & Singer for what they claim are unpaid bills stretching back to 2007. The lawsuit begins…
Similar to the flawed comic book super-heros he created, Stan ...