EXCLUSIVE! Paul Pope’s Inhumans in STRANGE TALES

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TweetDid you know that Marvel Comics is still publishing comics RIGHT THIS VERY MINUTE? It’s true! STRANGE TALES #1 — chock full of indie/Marvel goodness — goes on sale tomorrow, in fact, and here’s an exclusive preview of the Paul Pope Inhuman tale that resides within. Click for larger versions. Thanks to Jody LeHeup and […]

Dis-Marney-vel updates

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Tweet Some links to keep you company with that afternoon cappuccino. The transcript of yesterday’s investor call with Bob Iger is now online. Staci D Kramer at Paid Content has a good overall look at the deal with some informed speculation: —Does Marvel have autonomy? Marvel CEO Ike Perlmutter will report to Iger. How much […]

Images of the day

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TweetIt’s almost like a meme going on, eh? Paul DeBennedetto and Matt Occhuizzo Adam Koford’s Gooflactus Chris Samnee’s M.O.D.U.C.K. Jack Kirby’s Mickey Mouse via Craig Yoe’s new SuperITCH. Click for the whole thing. There’s a LOT of this going around, but we declare these the BEST.

Manga dance: Tokyopop loses Kodansha license, Del Rey gets distro, OEL in limbo

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TweetLikely top news if not for that other story yesterday, Brigid Alverson dropped the bombshell that manga giant Kodansha is letting its licenses with Tokyopop expire. It’s a huge story and as good a chance as any to look at a whole host of recent Tokyopop developments. Brigid has TPop’s statement: The Japanese publisher Kodansha, […]

More of those pesky motion comics to air on Syfy

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TweetVia PR, STARZ and Eagle One Media are making motion comics for Street Fighter and Voltron: Defender of the Universe, which will be broadcast on the Syfy channel and then be available for download via the usual suspects. Will people actually want to sit around their TV watching motion comics in HD? Hm. Eagle One […]

Fan Expo attendance up 23 percent

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Tweet The fantasy economy was strong at last weekend’s Fan Expo Canada, which, according to this press release, saw attendance up 23 percent to 59,000 people over three days. Tireless Jamie Coville has more coverage, with his big report up at http://www.CollectorTimes.com. More from Jamie: The convention got a huge surge in attendance. It was […]

And now…

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TweetSo what’s gonna happen today? Maybe Sony is going to buy Clutch Cargo? My heart can’t stand any more.