Viz joins Comixology

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Viz joins Comixologyhttp://ift.tt/1kNhVp8 Tweet After a long wooing period, Viz has finally joined Comixology. Viz has its own ebook portal for manga and so was no stranger to digital, despite the difficulties inherent in getting Japanese material on digital. However now some 500 titles are available via the Comixology paltform.  Among them some of the […]

Preview: 100th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL – SPIDER-MAN #1

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Preview: 100th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL – SPIDER-MAN #1http://ift.tt/1kYecpY Tweet Sean Ryan and In-Hyuk Lee predict where Spidey will be in 25 years as part of July’s 100th Anniversary event. “We’re jumping into a story already in progress for this issue,’” explains writer Sean Ryan in an interview with Marvel.com. “We’re treating this issue as if it […]

Bill Watterson will draw the Angoulême Festival poster and write more intros

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Bill Watterson will draw the Angoulême Festival poster and write more introshttp://ift.tt/1qoU2op Tweet Bill Watterson to draw the Angoulême Festival Poster. Confirmed by the Festival… Previous RT. — Thomas Ragon (@ThomasRagon) June 10, 2014 If they were to produce a remake of Field of Dreams, suffice to say Bill Watterson would NOT be one of […]

Viz joins Comixology

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After a long wooing period, Viz has finally joined Comixology. Viz has its own ebook portal for manga and so was no stranger to digital, despite the difficulties inherent in getting Japanese material on digital. However now some 500 titles are available via the Comixology paltform.  Among them some of the world’s most popular comics […]

On the scene: MCM Belfast Comic Con and cosplay photos

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On the scene: MCM Belfast Comic Con and cosplay photoshttp://ift.tt/Svcek7 Tweet by Angeline B. Adams and Remco van Straten 7th June 2014, King’s Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland Typical Belfast: it was raining, and the bus was late. Bedraggled youths in comic book shirts and young families with superhero-onesied kids crammed themselves into the bus shelter. […]

SDCC ’14: Helpful hints and off site events

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SDCC ’14: Helpful hints and off site eventshttp://ift.tt/17pHqUs Tweet Is it too soon to start talking about this? No, not really. San Diego is coming right for us, and already you can get a VERY full calendar. I’m not going to post a billion links every day but I think a weekly round-up will function […]

RIP Eric Hill, Creator of Spot the Dog

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RIP Eric Hill, Creator of Spot the Doghttp://ift.tt/1o9w3fM Tweet Eric Hill, the creator of bestselling children’s character Spot the Dog, has died aged 86. Recognised with an OBE in 2008 for his services to children’s literature, his Spot the Dog books  have sold over 60 million copies Worldwide, and have been translated into 60 languages. […]

Bill Watterson will draw the Angoulême Festival poster and write more intros

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Bill Watterson to draw the Angoulême Festival Poster. Confirmed by the Festival… Previous RT. — Thomas Ragon (@ThomasRagon) June 10, 2014 If they were to produce a remake of Field of Dreams, suffice to say Bill Watterson would NOT be one of the characters. The cartoonist, once so elusive that a whole book was written […]

On the Scene: Bendis Announces Powers at E3

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On the Scene: Bendis Announces Powers at E3http://ift.tt/1mC38Kt Tweet by David Nieves In what would have been a better announcement for San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel architect Brian Michael Bendis took the stage in the LA Sports Arena for Sony’s E3 Press Conference last night. He was up there to talk about his and co-creator Michael […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 6/10/14: four people rocket into space!

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Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 6/10/14: four people rocket into space!http://ift.tt/1o9hYz5 Tweet § While we’re all pining away for The Fantastic Four who may be going on hiatus for whatever reason, Dark Horse’s Project Black Sky webcomic has launched a comic called…The Launch. It’s by Fred van Lente and Michael Broussard and its part of Dark Horse’s […]

On the scene: MCM Belfast Comic Con and cosplay photos

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by Angeline B. Adams and Remco van Straten 7th June 2014, King’s Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland Typical Belfast: it was raining, and the bus was late. Bedraggled youths in comic book shirts and young families with superhero-onesied kids crammed themselves into the bus shelter. When the bus finally departed it was chased by a colourful […]

SDCC ’14: Helpful hints and off site events

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Is it too soon to start talking about this? No, not really. San Diego is coming right for us, and already you can get a VERY full calendar. I’m not going to post a billion links every day but I think a weekly round-up will function to get us all into shape, as it were. […]

RIP Eric Hill, Creator of Spot the Dog

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Eric Hill, the creator of bestselling children’s character Spot the Dog, has died aged 86.

On the Scene: Bendis Announces Powers at E3

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by David Nieves In what would have been a better announcement for San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel architect Brian Michael Bendis took the stage in the LA Sports Arena for Sony’s E3 Press Conference last night. He was up there to talk about his and co-creator Michael Avon Oeming’s series Powers. Sony made the announcement that […]

Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 6/10/14: four people rocket into space!

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§ While we’re all pining away for The Fantastic Four who may be going on hiatus for whatever reason, Dark Horse’s Project Black Sky webcomic has launched a comic called…The Launch. It’s by Fred van Lente and Michael Broussard and its part of Dark Horse’s superhero project. The tale involves four astronauts in 1961 who […]

Happy 80th Birthday, Donald Fauntleroy Duck!

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Happy 80th Birthday, Donald Fauntleroy Duck!http://ift.tt/1kVr9Rh Tweet Today marks the official 80th birthday of Donald Duck! First appearing in 1934, Donald Duck quickly became one of the marquee stars of the Disney Studio system, rivaling Mickey Mouse in popularity! Donald, noticing the growing popularity of comic books and comic strips, as well as other licensing […]