The more things change….

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TweetSo, I’m cleaning and I find a random issue of AMAZING HEROES from 1989. I leave it out and save for…bathroom reading later in the day. I see that THE BEAT (before she went by that name) has a column in this issue and one of the subjects is BAT-MOVIE HYPE. How timely. So, here’s […]

This weekend, DC rules

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Tweet THE DARK KNIGHT and WATCHMEN are the hottest thing going this week. It looks like THE DARK KNIGHT is on track to have the biggest opening weekend of ALLLLLLLLL TIME: SUNDAY AM: Warner Bros is reporting The Dark Knight will finish with a total North American weekend take of $155.3M. Here’s the surprising studio […]

SD08: Image Comics

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TweetEveryone from Robert Kirkman to Tori Amos will be at the Image booth, and the company is teasing the biggest announcement since the company was formed. Now what could that be? Comic Con Intentional 2008 kicks off next week in San Diego, and Image Comics has announced its plans for the big event! Image Comics […]

SD08: The Dharma Initiative #3529

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TweetWe received the following in our inbox and present without comment: ATTENTION ALL RECRUITS DHARMA HEAD OF RECRUITING TO ATTEND LAUNCH Octagon Global Recruiting, on behalf of the Dharma Initiative, is pleased to announce that Dharma’s Head of Recruiting, Mr. Hans Van Eeghen, has confirmed his availability for the launch of our latest recruiting drive […]

SD08: Dark Horse

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TweetAmano! Mignola! Sakai! Way! Nightow! BRUCE CAMPBELL! Dark Horse has an incredible list of signings, raffles to win exclusive Domo figures, a full day of WETA signings, a full day of Star Wars signings and panels galore. Details are all in the jump. WEDNESDAY, JULY 23 (Preview Night) Domo raffle! Come to our booth to […]

SD08: Exhibit A — #1909

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TweetAs always, Exhibit A wil be at the con, with signings and the friendly faces of Batton Lash and Jackie Estrada. Here’s the schedule: Thursday, 2:30 pm: Batton Lash (writer), Bill Galvan (artist), and Bill Morrison (editor, cover artist) signing Bongo Comics’ Simpsons Super Spectacular #7, featuring the Radioactive Man story “House of Westinger.” Friday, […]

SD08: Picturebox — #1630

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TweetDan Nadel writes: PictureBox will be in San Diego! We will have our file line of books. Lauren Weinstein will be present Friday, Saturday and Sunday, signing The Goddess of War. We will have Michel Gondry’s comic book, We Lost the War but Not the Battle, as well. And we are going to debut Comics […]

SD08: Chopper Zombie

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TweetThe creator of ICE ROAD TRUCKERS is now making comics. Frankly we’d be more impressed with an ICE ROAD TRUCKERS comic along the lines of CMP’s epic PROJECT X series…bu you take what you can get, in this case CHOPPER ZOMBIE from Devil’s Due. Thom Beers, best known for his television success with prime time […]

SD08: Nightmare Before Christmas/ JUN planning — #402

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Tweet Beau Smith tells us: I’m writing on behalf of Yosuke Oba and JUN Planning, to let you know that this year at the San Diego ComicCon we will have the Exclusive NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS OTHELLO JACK figure. The outfit design for the figure is from the video game THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS : OOGIE’S […]