Grant Morrison makes girls happy

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Tweet In all candor, we’re not sure how all this fits into continuity or storylines or whatever, but is seems that while in the midst of a Grant Morrison-scripted dream/hoax/imaginary story, Batman imagined a memorial for Stephanie Brown, aka the Spoiler, in his Bat cave (Above, click for larger image.) You will recall that getting […]

LAUGH-OUT-LOUD CATS book available

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Tweet Have we mentioned lately how much we love Apelad aka Adam Koford? Actually we did, but we want to say it again. His LAUGH-OUT-LOUD CATS webcomic is a multi-leveled satire that mixes the rich line work of classic comic strips with the patois of internet cat speak along with timeless hobo humor. In case […]

NY Comic-Con news

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TweetBEA and NYCC showrunner Lance Fensterman responds to Neil Kleid’s latter about holding the show over Passover this year and apologizes for the conflict. Basically these were the only dates available, but we won’t have that problem in ’09. Needless to say, I’m none too happy about the Passover situation either, so let’s get that […]

World of comics news bites

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Tweet§ In Germany, a comic by Dutch cartoonist Eric Heuvel will be distributed to school kids to teach them about the Holocaust. § Maggie Thompson remembers Gus Arriola with a bibliography. § Anthony Lappe teases a SHOOTING WAR tv show? § Just what the world needs, a Venom movie. § Newly declassified papers show that […]

Platinum goes public

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TweetSome news from late last week: Platinum Studios is now a publicly traded company. Follow along at PDOS. Platinum Studios, Inc. (OTCBB: PDOS), an entertainment company that controls an international library of more than 3,800 comic book characters which it adapts, produces and licenses for all forms of media including print, film, online, mobile / […]

Things people did this weekend in Scotland and Canada

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Tweet There were a couple of local comics show this weekend. Joe Gordon at the Forbidden Planet blog went to Hi-Ex, which was seemingly held in Narnia during the White Queen’s reign…no no, it was actually held in Inverness, Scotland, where every photo comes out like a postcard! For real, the pictures at this blog […]

Super Bowl Comic Book Trailer Spectacular

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TweetWhile pundits will argue for years over who was the bigger loser — the Patriots or Paula Abdul –there were movie trailers to tide us over. Above, the new WANTED trailer displays an anorexic Angelina Jolie in full-on feral mode teaching James McAvoy the ropes of assassindom. Reactions; MIXED. IRON MAN, however, continues to build […]