NYCC ’13: Miracleman Returns in January 2014

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That’s right, True Believers.

NYCC ’13: Dan Slott and Mike Allred Launch New Silver Surfer Series

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As predicted/hoped from the ‘Rad’ teaser which showed up a short while ago, Marvel have confirmed that Dan Slott and Mike Allred will be working together on a new Silver Surfer series in March 2014. With these two onboard as the creative team, this could well be the most cosmic and trippy book ever made.

NYCC ’13: Priest and Bright Return to Quantum and Woody

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Valiant have announced that the creative team of Christopher Priest and M.D. Bright will be returning to the Quantum and Woody property in 2014 for a new miniseries, which picks up from their original run with the characters.

NYCC ’13: Ales Kot and Garry Brown on Iron Patriot #1

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James Rhodes is getting a new solo series next March, with Ales Kot and Garry Brown sticking him in a red white and blue killing machine for ‘Iron Patriot’.

NYCC ’13: The J. Michael Straczynski panel

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by Jeffrey O. Gustafson An overflow crowed packed into the J. Michael Straczynski workshop Friday at New York Comic Con. The writing panels from Straczynski – who has experience in plays, journalism, television, film, comics and more – are always informative and entertaining, and this was no different. He opened by stressing the importance of […]

NYCC ’13: Editing Comics the Boom! Way

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by Jeffrey O. Gustafson Thursday at New York Comic Con, BOOM! Studios held their panel, “Editing Comics: The BOOM! Studios Way.” Attending were creators Mike Kunkel (cartoonist, Hero Bear and the Kid), Michael Alan Nelson (writer, Valen the Outcast, Day Men), Eric Esquivel (writer, Freelancers), Caleb Monroe (writer, Steed and Peele, Peanuts), and Grace Randolph […]

NYCC ’13: IDW announces Darwyn Cooke to Illustrate prose Parker novels

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Following his beautiful and admired comics adaptations of three of Richard Parker’s books in comics format, Darwyn Cooke will be illustrating deluxe hardcover editions of the original prose short stories and novels by Donald E. Westlake, IDW announced today. Cooke will design the series and provide illustrations, with the first book, THE HUNTER, to go […]

NYCC ’13: The Chew Panel

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by Jeffrey O. Gustafson Friday at New York Comic Con, creators John Layman and Rob Guillory talked to several hundred fans of their hugely entertaining, humorous, action-drama series Chew.   They talked about upcoming issues in the current stoyline. Next month’s Issue 38 will be Colby/Savoy focused and set in the FDA prison. Additionally, writer […]

NYCC ’13: TODAY! Check out our two panels on European cartoonists and comics documentaries

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Today I’m moderating not one but TWO fantastic panels full of very talented people, neither of which has been seen at New York Comic-Con or at any con. Above is a still from BETTER THINGS: The Life and Choices of Jeffrey Catherine Jones, Maria Cabardo’s documentary about the late artist. FRIDAY    Title: Publishers Weekly Comics World presents: […]

NYCC INTERVIEW: Al Ewing on Loki, Agent of Asgard

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One of the biggest pieces of news from NYCC would have to be the announcement of a Loki solo series from Al Ewing and Lee Garbett. Due in no small part to the critical successes of both Journey Into Mystery and Tom Hiddleston’s performance as the character in the Thor movies, Loki has made the […]