LOST returns

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Just a friendly reminder, LOST returns tomorrow in its new time slot: 10:00 (or 2200 if you prefer) ET. In preparation, here are a couple interviews with the show’s producers, Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse. A/V CLUB TV Guide interview conducted by Jimmy Kimmel There are likely plot points discussed in these, so be forewarned […]

NYCC: Now Voyager

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[Photo above from los507.] In about 2 hours 13 minutes and 14 seconds, any mention of last weekend’s New York Comic-Con will be thoroughly passé, as Free Comic Book Day, Iron Man and Stumptown fill the news bins, but in that tiny window I had to get this out of the way, esp. after Kiel […]

Gordon Lee official announcement

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CBLDF PR: The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund scored a victory last Friday when prosecutors dismissed all charges against Rome, GA retailer Gordon Lee. Neil Gaiman announced that Judge Larry Salmon signed off on the dismissal on Friday evening at New York Comic Con. “This is a victory for Gordon, and a victory for comics,” […]

Links that should be clicked

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§ Via the comments: The last word in indie vs superhero. § Entertainment Weekly has a list of graphic novels that tie in to summer’s big comic book movies. Interesting note: in many cases there ISN’T a direct tie-in. Marvel in particular has a sprawling landscape of reprints that doesn’t necessarily easily lend itself to […]

New SPIRIT poster

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New WANTED poster

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Rubenstein joins Marvel as evp Global Digital Media

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Evidently, Marvel sees some promise in this digital thing. PR: Marvel Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: MVL) has appointed Ira Rubenstein to the position of Executive Vice President of Marvel’s newly launched Global Digital Media Group. In this newly created position, Mr. Rubenstein will oversee Marvel’s digital distribution strategy across all media and platforms. Mr. Rubenstein will […]

Thought for the day:

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“It’s so stupid to guess about the future. Biggie Smalls died before he could hear the word ‘blog.’” –Rich Stevens