Coming Attractions: Winter 2013: Macmillan, and Friends

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Tweet___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ Macmillan is one of the “Big Six” book publishers.  In addition to their own imprints, such as First Second, they also distribute a variety of other publishers, such as Seven Seas, Drawn + Quarterly, and Papercutz. What follows are books scheduled for the first third of 2013.  All information [aside from my bracketed […]

Now Official – Ed Brubaker No Longer Working For Marvel

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TweetBy Todd Allen Here’s the news right from Brubaker’s fingers:

Ed Brubaker Off Winter Soldier – Jason Latour Replacing

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TweetBy Todd Allen In a surprise twist, Marvel has announced that Ed Brubaker is no longer writing Winter Soldier.  January’s issue #15 will see him replaced by Jason Latour.

More details of Bryan Lee O’Malley Seconds revealed…perhaps a little early.

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Aside from releasing the above print for Comic-Con, Bryan Lee O’Malley has remained very tight-lipped about his upcoming graphic novel, SECONDS, to be published by Random House in 2013. With his post-Scott Pilgrim profile just growing and growing the book is sure to be the object of much attention. Thus it was surprising that an interview at the Random House Canada site was posted yesterday with many details on the book. And in fact the interview has since been taken down. But not before every website in town picked up on the details:

And now….topless Jack Kirby

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It’s “see half dressed Marvel gods day” at the Beat!

So Stan Lee once posed for a naked centrefold

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TweetBy Steve Morris SFW? NSFW? I suppose it all depends on if your boss has an alliterative name or not. Writer Sean Howe, building up to the October 9th release of his new book Marvel Comics: The Untold Story, has been releasing snippets and previews via the book’s Tumblr page. And this most recent update […]