SDCC ’14: Marc Andreyko: It’s What’s Behind the Mask That Counts

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SDCC ’14: Marc Andreyko: It’s What’s Behind the Mask That Countshttp://ift.tt/1m6PmzU Tweet By Matthew Jent Marc Andreyko has written comics for DC, Marvel, IDW and Image for more than 10 years. He spoke to the Beat at the DC booth on the floor of San Diego Comic Con about writing DC’s Batwoman, what makes a […]

SDCC ’14: Jeff Lemire on creating a new universe in ‘The Black Hammer’

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SDCC ’14: Jeff Lemire on creating a new universe in ‘The Black Hammer’http://ift.tt/1uQdHn5 Tweet By Kyle Pinion In part two of our weekend long discussion with Jeff Lemire, we sat down with him to discuss his newly announced Dark Horse creator-owned title The Black Hammer to find out more about the influences of the title, […]

Liked Guardians of the Galaxy? Check out this preview of Thanos: The Infinity Revelation

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Liked Guardians of the Galaxy? Check out this preview of Thanos: The Infinity Revelationhttp://ift.tt/1tDrHip Tweet It looks like Marvel has done the utterly impossible by turning Guardians of the Galaxy—a movie based on an obscure SF team of misfits—in a 90% on Rotten Tomatoes, $65 mil at the BO certified feel good movie of the […]

Valiant brings entire library to iVerse

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Valiant brings entire library to iVersehttp://ift.tt/1pMx0FH Tweet It begins. We’ve been hearing a ton o’ rumors about comics companies jumping aboard iVerse—probably the second largest dedicated digital comics platform—in the wake of Amazon’s acquisition of Comixology. While Amazon is great at selling books, publishers want to avoid a Hachette-like stand off and other weight throng […]

SDCC ’14: Marc Andreyko: It’s What’s Behind the Mask That Counts

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By Matthew Jent Marc Andreyko has written comics for DC, Marvel, IDW and Image for more than 10 years. He spoke to the Beat at the DC booth on the floor of San Diego Comic Con about writing DC’s Batwoman, what makes a superhero interesting, and the current state of comics and conventions. Do you […]

SDCC ’14: Jeff Lemire on creating a new universe in ‘The Black Hammer’

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By Kyle Pinion In part two of our weekend long discussion with Jeff Lemire, we sat down with him to discuss his newly announced Dark Horse creator-owned title The Black Hammer to find out more about the influences of the title, its potential metaphorical under-pinnings and why he chose to go with Dark Horse for […]

SDCC ’14: Michael Cho on ‘Shoplifter’ – Influence of Advertisement & Social Media

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SDCC ’14: Michael Cho on ‘Shoplifter’ – Influence of Advertisement & Social Mediahttp://ift.tt/1naZxDf Tweet by Zachary Clemente Michael Cho is an illustrator, cartoonist, and writer currently residing in Toronto. He has worked with Marvel, DC, and others. His graphic novel, Shoplifter is out this September from Pantheon Books. Comics Beat: How much is this story and […]

Liked Guardians of the Galaxy? Check out this preview of Thanos: The Infinity Revelation

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It looks like Marvel has done the utterly impossible by turning Guardians of the Galaxy—a movie based on an obscure SF team of misfits—in a 90% on Rotten Tomatoes, $65 mil at the BO certified feel good movie of the summer. And their also releasing a bunch of comics that will keep the characters as […]

Valiant brings entire library to iVerse

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It begins. We’ve been hearing a ton o’ rumors about comics companies jumping aboard iVerse—probably the second largest dedicated digital comics platform—in the wake of Amazon’s acquisition of Comixology. While Amazon is great at selling books, publishers want to avoid a Hachette-like stand off and other weight throwing maneuvers that Amazon is known for. While it’s […]

SDCC ’14: Michael Cho on ‘Shoplifter’ – Influence of Advertisement & Social Media

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by Zachary Clemente Michael Cho is an illustrator, cartoonist, and writer currently residing in Toronto. He has worked with Marvel, DC, and others. His graphic novel, Shoplifter is out this September from Pantheon Books. Comics Beat: How much is this story and these sort of emotions at this age [of the character] come from personal experience? […]

Breaking: SDCC cosplayer was injured as the result of a fall not an assault

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Breaking: SDCC cosplayer was injured as the result of a fall not an assaulthttp://ift.tt/1pKgcz4 Tweet The San Diego Unified Port District Harbor Police have issued a second and final press release in regards to the case of the injured cosplayer at Comic-Con, and it has been ascertained that her injuries were most likely sustained as […]