venerdì 16 aprile 2010

Privateer Details 'Voltron' Game

Privateer Press has released the details concerning its Voltron: Defender of the Universe Battle Miniatures Game.

DC Hopes to Push Back Against Trade-Waiting: Will it Work? (Blog@Newsarama)

“We’ve had a lot of internal discussions about how to put the emphasis back on periodicals.” That was really the only particularly relevant piece of information that came out of the fan-creator love-fest that is the DC Nation Panel at C2E2 yesterday. (I mean—seriously! Even the fan who stood up to the mike to deride James [...]


Brian Bendis discusses the two upcoming follow-ups to Ultimate Comics Enemy, including ULTIMATE COMICS MYSTERY

C2E2 Daily Wrap with Alex, Justin and Pete - Friday

Newsarama's Alex Zalben, Justin Tyler and Pete Lepage wrap up Friday at C2E2 in Chicago.

A Friday Plea

We're having kind of a rough day here today. I won't bore you with details... work stuff, money stuff. It's been a long week. So, bottom line, the column I was working on isn't going up here tonight.
However, I just discovered I'm not having nearly as rough a week as Gene Colan.

Gene Colan, as [...]

Global Freezing Strip 0080 (Blog@Newsarama)

Find out more about Global Freezing here on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays or at

CBR Review: Hellcyon, issue 1

Lucas Marangon creates his own world, and his style is distinctive, but the first issue feels stale.

Comic Legends Addendum: Before He Was Black Panther...

Today's Comic Book Legends Revealed is about how Jack Kirby originally had Black Panther's face visible in his costume, but in post-production, the mask covered up his entire face (the way it remains to this day).
Well, some folks were interested in learning about Jack Kirby's original plans for the Black Panther, so here ya go, [...]


Shazam, The Shadow and Doc Savage Producer and Batman film originator Michael Uslan discusses the latest news on the upcoming films at C2E2 in Chicago.

Talking HELLBOY with MIKE MIGNOLA @ C2E2 2010

Writer/Creator Mike Mignola talks with Newsarama about Hellboy at C2E2 in Chicago.

Captain America Shows Up At Tea Party

A couple of months ago, those allied to the US protest groups going by the collective name of Tea Party Protestors, in reference to the Boston idiots who threw good tea into cold salty water, ...

C2E2: Your Thoughts? (Blog@Newsarama)

We want to hear from you, Newsarama readers. If you’re attending C2E2 this weekend, check in and let us know what you think of this inaugural event. For my part, my immediate reaction is that I prefer this particular venue. McCormick’s floor has a terrific set of windows that make the floor have a [...]

The Weekly Watcher: April 16, 2010

Alexa Mendez revs up for Iron Man month, C2E2, and much more!


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C2E2: IDW Enters the "Dungeons & Dragons"

IDW editors Andy Schmidt and Denton Tipton spoke with CBR News about the C2E2 announcement on the new line of "D&D" comics being released by the publisher later this year.

Man of Steel, Man of Bronze (Blog@Newsarama)

In spite of their relatively low mass appeal, two superhero (sort-of) movies have made their way to the DVD market for the first time this month, compliments of the Warner Archive, a program where you can order DVDs directly from Warner Home Video’s website and get them printed-to-order. The program has been going for a [...]

C2E2: "Finder" Finds A Home with Dark Horse

Carla Speed McNeil's long-lived and critically acclaimed "Finder" has found a new home at Dark Horse, who will reprint existing editions of the comic as well as her next 3 books. ROBOT 6 has the details.

Greg Baldino?s C2E2 Report #3- Spiking The Boom

Greg Baldino continues to run around the floor of C2E2 picking up some great stories and flavour for Bleeding Cool. If you encounter him on your bar travels tonight, buy him a drink from me.

Bam! ...

Dark Horse To Publish Carla Speed McNeill?s Finder

Finder by Carla Speed McNeill  is one of my all time favourite comic book series, telling a far-future depopulated Earth story about “aboriginals” living between the cities. And Carla is one of the greatest modern ...

A Conference of "Losers"

The cast, writer and director of "The Losers" assembled for a press conference last Sunday and CBR was there as the group discussed love scenes, fight scenes, the film's comic roots and actor Oscar Jaenada's eyes.

Ennis And Burrows Return To Crossed ? Greg Baldino?s C2E2 Report #2

See Greg knows what to do. Hours into reporting from the floor of C2E2, he’s sucking up to the site’s owners. He’ll go far.
The Avatar Press booth is already one of the hot spots at ...

The Massive CBR banner at C2E2

Took this shot after hours last night of the massive 8′ tall by 40′ wide CBR banner on the show floor at C2E2! Stephen Gerding did a great job on the design and GP Color in LA handled production. Nice job, guys!
— Jonah Weiland — Sent from my iPhone

Super Hero Mod Art (Blog@Newsarama)

Hey, readers, turn your gaze to these fine works. Now super heroes are today’s mythology and can be perceived in various ways, but I’m really digging how Rogan Josh did these. Now, I used the Thor as an example of the “mod” style of heroes he has in his assortment, but if you wander over to his [...]

C2E2: The Mondo Marvel Panel

An A-List lineup of Marvel talent from Editor-in-Chief Joe Quesada to Jeph Loeb hit the stage at C2E2, and CBR was there LIVE! to bring all the news on new Ultimate series, official word on "Shadowland" and what makes "Avengers" unique.

Marvel Announce All Sorts Of Cool Things

The Mondo Marvel panel at C2E2 has just announced a bunch of cool stuff. Only a few of which were previously announced by Bleeding Cool today or yesterday. We’re slacking. I’ll indicate the Bleeding Cool ...

The Greg Baldino C2E2 Report #1 ? Oni, Archaia, Top Shelf And More

From the floor of C2E2, it’s Greg Baldino reporting for Bleeding Cool
The fashionable comic fan will want to stop by the Oni Press booth to pick up a plethora of Scott Pilgrim swag, including a ...

Free Jim Lee Batman Sketch At C2E2 Right Now!! Run!!! (UPDATE)

Jim Lee has just tweeted that “Any peeps here at C2E2? I’ve done a sketch&am leaving it here somewhere for someone to find it :)”
Are you at C2E2? Do you recognise this location?
Then “This ...

C2E2 2010 - DC NATION Panel LIVE!

We're LIVE! at DC Comics first panel of the inaugural C2E2 - their DC NATION program


Writer Andy Diggle explores Daredevil's shifting identity post-Dark Reign in the new mini SHADOWLAND

C2E2 2010 - MONDO MARVEL Panel LIVE!

We're LIVE! at one Marvel Comics first panel of the inaugural C2E2 - their Mondo Marvel program. Plus preview images

C2E2 2010 - MONDO MARVEL Image Gallery

Check out dozens of preview images Marvel Comics revealed C2E2 Friday afternoon, including Ultimate Comics Mystery

Minnesota Mother Objects to Jeff Smith's "Bone"

A parent in a suburb of Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota, has filed a complaint with the school district objecting to the content in the fourth volume of Jeff Smith's Bone series citing drinking, gambling and sexual overtones.

C2E2 2010 - DC's VERTIGO Panel LIVE!

We're LIVE! at one of the inaugural panels of the inaugural C2E2 - DC's VERTIGO panel

Ryan Sook Covers "Magdalena"

Acclaimed illustrator Ryan Sook took CBR News behind the scenes and shared his work process as the monthly cover artist for "Magdalena," the new Top Cow series from writer Ron Marz and artist Nelson Blake II.

BATMAN solicits for July

You didn’t think we’d stop at BRIGHTEST DAY, did you? Probably not, since we’ve made a habit of showing these solicits in this space for a while now. So, for a sneak peek at what’s coming down the pike for The Dark Knight and co., click below. I didn’t mean for that to rhyme.

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Comic Book Legends Revealed!

It's an All King Kirby Week! Discover how Marvel changed Kirby's original Black Panther design! See what appearance by the King himself was edited out of a comic! And did Spidey get a black costume to keep Kirby from suing Marvel?

CBR TV: John Romita Jr.

Comic book legend John Romita Jr. stopped by the CBR TV studio to talk about the current Kick-Ass phenomenon, his upcoming work on Avengers with Brian Michael Bendis, how his father feels about his work and more.

Beat blogger Heidi McDonald Tweets live from the Archaia booth at C2E2.

Comic Book Legends Revealed #256

Welcome to the two-hundred and fifty-sixth in a series of examinations of comic book legends and whether they are true or false. Click here for an archive of the previous two hundred and fifty-five.
Comic Book Legends Revealed is part of the larger Legends Revealed series, where I look into legends about the worlds of entertainment [...]

C2E2: Brubaker Makes Steve Roger "Super"

With Bucky Barnes wielding the shield of Captain America, the original red, white and blue Marvel hero carries on in "Steve Rogers: Super-Soldier." We spoke with Ed Brubaker about the hero's new mission.

Preview: Fade to Black

Running from the cannibals, our five heroes are scattered across the desert-one lost in a series of dark tunnels, one hiding under a film trailer, two stuck up on top of a hill, and one captured by the cannibal cult! How will they ever reunite...and what are the Children of the Radiant Dawn really up to?

Brian Wood and Rebekah Isaacs to Sign DV8 at Midtown

VIDEO: "Brave and the Bold" Featuring B'Wana Beast & Vixen

Cartoon Network has provided CBR with clips and pics from this week's new episode of "Batman: The Brave and the Bold," featuring guest stars Detective Chimp, B'Wana Beast and Vixen!

Iron Man 2 Dr Pepper Spot Airing Now

Check out the latest Dr Pepper spot.


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Zimmerman Rides Again with The Rawhide Kid

Ron Zimmerman divulged details on his upcoming limited series, from being a celebrity in the Wild West to who makes the cut when the Rawhide Kid assembles a first gun-slinging hero team.


Preview DC's BRIGHTEST DAY-related titles from their July 2010 solicitations

Thematic Swipe File: Buffy #34 Vs Swamp Thing #34

Last week’s issue of Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season #8, Them Fucking (Plus The True History Of The Universe) featured an issue long sex scene between Buffy and Angel. Flying. At one point, into space. ...

C2E2: Scott Allie on "Let Me In"

Swedish vampire love story "Let the Right One In" is coming to comics, courtesy of Dark Horse, as "Let Me In," reflecting the upcoming American film's title. Scott Allie spoke with CBR about the announcement.

Foiled Book Release Events - by Mike Cavallaro 04/16/2010

Mike Cavallaro added a blog post titled "Foiled Book Release Events".

REVIEW: "The Flash" #1

Timothy Callahan reviewed Geoff Johns and Francis Manapul's "The Flash" #1, giving the issue 3.5 stars, calling the first new Barry Allen ongoing in decades "a faced-paced, dynamic's off to a nice start."

C2E2: New Comics on Tuesday? SECRET AVENGERS Reveals, More

Do you want new comic books on Tuesday? Apparently Diamond is seriously considering the move. That and more from C2E2