R.I.P. Carlo Rambaldi

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Carlo Rambaldi, special effects wizard, has passed at the age of 86. Discover he achievements, from an era before computers.

The Increasingly Blurred Line Between DC and Vertigo

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When the new 52 was launched, there was a little eyebrow-raising at the extent to which DC was raiding the Vertigo creator roster. The Trinity of Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman were all staffed by writers of a Vertigo pedigree with Grant Morrison, Scott Snyder and Brian Azzarello. I’ll grant you Morrison does a little more superhero work (pun intended), but it was noticeable and a lot of people thought that Animal Man and Swamp Thing were really Vertigo books that just happened to play in the superhero world.

Tom Brevoort: Journey Into Mystery will continue

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Tom Brevoort may have just confirmed that Journey Into Mystery won’t be ending after Kieron Gillen leaves…