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Marvel Comics has released their solicitation text and cover images for comics and product shipping November, 2005.
Firestorm is a rookie hero in the DCU and with "Countdown" & "Infinite Crisis," Firestorm is going to learn the same truths about power and responsibility that a certain web-slinging Marvel Comics hero once learned. Includes 3-page preview of "Firestorm #17," shipping in September. Updated
Hieronymous "Hip " Flask is back on a case. Hip is the star of Richard Starkings and Jose Ladronn's annual "Pulp Science Fiction" series "Hip Flask." The latest installment of the series "Mystery City" is in stores now. CBR News spoke to Starkings about the book, which has his hippopotamus protagonist investigating a mysterious air car crash.
Today DC Comics announced that fan favorite artist Michael Turner will be providing further variant covers for the new "Supergirl" series. Included is a preview of the cover to "Supergirl #2."
Sal Abbinanti has provided CBR News with a four page preview of this week's "Atomika" #4, along with a look at all four covers to the book.
In 1968 a little movie called "Night of the Living Dead" hit movie theaters and forever changed the world of horror. In October of 2005, "Night of the Living Dead" co-author John Russo brings his latest tale of zombie terror to comics with the Avatar series "Escape of the Living Dead." We spoke with Russo about his story.
DC Comics has released their solicitation text and cover images for comics and product shipping in November of 2005.
When "Advent Rising" #1 hits comic shop shelves in October from 360ep, readers will discover the issue has been super-sized-- issues #1 & #2 will ship as one issue with no increase in price. CBR News sat down with Bill Jemas, Teresa Focrile & Rob Worley to see what they have planned.
Diamond has released the top comic numbers based on actual sales for product shipped in July, 2005, including Market Share, Top 300 Comics, Top 100 Graphic Novels/TPB's and Top 50 Manga. "All Star Batman & Robin The Boy Wonder" leads the pack this month.
DC Comics issued a press release today with a report that "Supergirl #1" has sold out at a retailer level and will be re-offered with a new Mike Turner cover.
Speakeasy Comics has provided CBR News with a six-page preview from the October debuting series "Lonebow," by George T. Singley, Freddie Williams and Sean Galloway.
DC Comics has released the 2nd print covers to all four parts of the "Sacrifice" story line - "Superman" #219, "Action Comics" #829, "Adventures of Superman" #542 and "Wonder Woman" #219.
Popular Canadian comic book company Dreamwave has a new owner with plans to revitalize the company, as explained in a press release from the new owner.
Marvel Comics has released a four-page preview of Joss Whedon & John Cassaday's "Astonishing X-Men" #12, the final issue before going on hiatus until 2006.
In September, Natasha Romanov AKA The Black Widow once again stalks the shadowy, gray hued corners of the Marvel Universe in "Black Widow 2: The Things They Say About Her" the follow up to last year's Black Widow mini-series. CBR News spoke to writer Richard K Morgan about the mini-series, which finds a number of characters reluctantly drawn into the Black Widow's world of intrigue.
Announced this past weekend at Wizard World Chicago, artist Leinil Francis Yu is the latest artist to join the Marvel exclusive ranks. We spoke with the artist about what it means to him.
Michael Turner and five members of his Aspen Studios team took the stage in Rosemont to give updates on new projects, give an "exclusive" announcement, talk about making the jump from fan to pro and vacationing together in Hawaii.
Marc Spector, AKA Moon Knight, has fallen on hard times. His body and his spirit are broken, but in February 2006, novelist turned comic writer Charlie Huston will rescue Spector from his personal demons in "Moon Knight: The Bottom." CBR News spoke to Huston about the series, which will return Moon Knight to the forefront of the Marvel U.
Saturday was busy at Wizard World Chicago with loads of fans, a surprisingly high number of costumed folk and plenty of creators to get familiar with.
On the last day of Wizard World Chicago 2005, Marvel held the "Spider-Man: The Other" panel, giving fans the latest update on the upcoming Spider-Man arc with new preview images.
Announced today at Wizard World Chicago, artist Michael Turner will be playing in the Marvel Universe in a new deal that will see him doing a six-issue series stint as well as covers for the publisher.
While not much was announced at Saturday's Ultimate Universe panel during Wizard World Chicago, we have coverage of the panel, the discussions that took place and a bunch of preview images for you to check out.
UPDATED With the Cup O' Joe panel now wrapped at Wizard World Chicago, we've got our first of two reports on the panel, with photos, which saw Jeph Loeb sign an exclusive with Marvel & Joe Madureira stopped by with news of a project to come from the two creators. Oh, and there was a song. Look for the second half of our write up in the next hour here on CBR.
As announced today at Wizard World Chicago, writer Jen Van Meter, along with artist Patrick Oliffe, will bring the Injustice Society to the forefront in a new three-issue "JSA Classified" arc to come this November. We spoke with Van Meter to get the low down.
Marvel has plans for not one, but two Spider-Woman series later this year, as announced during Wizard World Chicago. "Spider-Woman: Origin" launches this December with art by the Luna Bros., to be followed by a new ongoing with art by Alex Maleev. We spoke with Bendis about his plans.
Following up with the second of our two reports from Friday's Cup O' Joe panel. Additional announcements include a new "X-Factor" series by Peter David and Ryan Sook, a look at the Joe Madureira "House of M" cover and much more.
DC Comics held their traditional panel Friday afternoon at Wizard World Chicago, updating fans on events in the DCU and taking questions from the audience.
With Brian Bendis and Alex Maleev set to leave "Daredevil" later this year, it's time for a new crew to take over. In steps Ed Brubaker and Michael Lark, who'll be taking over the book after Bendis puts a final, shocking stamp on the character. We spoke with Brubaker about his plans.
Another day, another set of photos from Wizard World Chicago. A bunch of creators, a bunch of costumed folk and just a little bit of snark make up the Friday photo parade.
This December writer Chuck Dixon and artists Doug Mahnke and Sandra Hope take readers back to final days of World War II with the Wildstorm mini-series "Team Zero," which chronicles the mission of the first soldier to use the code name Deathblow and the elite unit he assembled. Dixon spoke with CBR News about the project
Wizard World Chicago held their first ever preview night on Thursday in Chicago and CBR News was there to capture the action on the con floor and to check in with a few creators.
The now weekly tradition of Marvel Comics six-page previews continues this week with looks at "Black Panther" #7 by Hudlin & Hairsine, "Daredevil" #76 by Bendis & Maleev, "Fantastic Four" #530 by Straczynski & McKone & "Marvel Knights Spider-Man" #17 by Hudlin & Tan.
IDW hopes to invoke the spirit of the classic magazines "Eerie" and "Creepy" this October with their new illustrated magazine "Doomed." CBR News spoke with IDW Publishing's EiC Chris Ryall to learn more about their plans for the series.
Marvel Comics announced today that Brian Michael Bendis, the writer who fans often joke writes all of Marvel's book, has extended his exclusive contract with the publisher.
Many fans mourned the passing of Titans member Donna Troy in the pages of "Graduation Day," but were excited to learn of her return in "DC Special: The Return of Donna Troy." CBR News spoke to series writer Phil Jimenez who answered questions some readers had about the series and dropped some hints on how it ties into "Infinite Crisis."
Sunday night, right here at CBR, writers Nunzio DeFillippis and Christina Weir hung out with fans in the CBR Chat Room and answered questions they had about "New Mutants," New X-Men," their upcoming Oni Press work and pretty much everything else you can think of. We've got a lengthy transcript for those of you who couldn't make it to the chat.
CBR News has learned that Sal Abbinanti will begin self-publishing his creator-owned series "Atomika" starting this November, removing the title from Speakeasy's line-up. We caught up with Abbinanti to find out why this decision was made and what the future holds for the title.
Coming in early 2006 is a new Vertigo series by newcomer Simon Oliver and artist Tony Moore about what happens when the bugs, well, take over and The Exterminators are our own defense. We spoke with Oliver about the series.
"True Story Swear To God" creator Tom Beland takes on a more serious tone with next week's issue #14. We talk with Beland about the story he tells, plus find out about one of his dreams coming to-- getting the chance to write a Spider-Man story for Marvel Comics.
With Comic-Con International coming to a close almost two weeks ago, CBR News caught up with David Glanzer, CCI's Director of Marketing & Public Relations, to discuss the show, find out how many people actually stopped by and what kind of planning went in to this, their biggest convention ever.