Comic book news and notes: Legion, BoP, MARVEL ADVENTURES, etc., etc., etc

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A LOT of comic book news is being announced this week, here’s a quick guide: § Paul Levitz will be writing not just the Legion in ADVENTURE COMICS, but a whole new Legion of Superheroes title: Then you got to watch me do a bunch of terrible things to people! We killed characters in that […]

THE Best Comics of 2009 Meta-List

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Sandy Bilus counts 130 separate “Best of” lists for 2009 to come up with the Best Comics of 2009 Meta-List. Bilus uses the weighted scale devised by Chad Nevett and a system pioneered by dear departed Dick Hyacinth. It will come as no surprise that Asterios Polyp crushes here. It was the book of the […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits, 1/14/09

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§ We’ll have more on the month and year end sales charts in a bit, but in the meantime, let’s behold the fruits of comics shops adding POS systems, shall we? Jim Hanley’s Universe, one of Manhattan’s leading stores, added a POS system only midway through last year, and now they are blogging their 2009 […]