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The Buy Pile - 2/10/2011

The Buy Pile - 2/10/2011

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Call it a tie in a week when an efficient set of purchases has a head-on collision with T'challa at Radio Shack, "When Clark Met Diana," Osborn's briar patch and cliches almost everywhere you look.

Starkings Asks

Starkings Asks "Man or Elephantman?"

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Richard Starkings spoke with CBR News about the continuing evolution of his creator-owned Image Comics series "Elephantmen" and March's upcoming one-shot that sets the stage for the future of the title.

Staton on Ayn Rand, Archie and Dick Tracy

Staton on Ayn Rand, Archie and Dick Tracy

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Comics veteran Joe Staton spoke with CBR News about his and writer Charles Santino's new adaptation of Ayn Rand's "Anthem," taking over the "Dick Tracy" comic strip in March and his current Archie story arc.

Spidey Experiences

Spidey Experiences "Fear Itself" in May

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Comics has released Marko Djurdjevic's cover for "Fear Itself: Spider-Man" along with the miniseries' solicitation info. The series, shipping in May, is written by Christopher Yost with Mike McKone on art.

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Uncanny X-Force" #5

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Courtesy of Marvel Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Uncanny X-Force" #5. Series writer Rick Remender is joined on art by Esad Ribic for "Deathlok Nation" on Wednesday, February 16.

DC Announces

DC Announces "Green Lantern" Comic Prequels

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The screenwriters of the incoming Ryan Reynolds actioner will team with Geoff Johns and DC's "Green Lantern" team for five comic prequels to the film shipping day-and-date with digital a month before the movie opens.

REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Amazing Spider-Man" #654

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books, Comic Book Reviews

Doug Zawisza reviewed "Amazing SPider-Man" #654 and gave the issue 4.5 stars, saying of the latest chapter in "Big Time" "the high-flying, fun-loving, strong-willed Spider-Man I became enamored with as a kid."

Comics A.M. -

Comics A.M. - "One Piece" Breaks Another Record, More on Diamond Digital

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Latest volume of "One Piece" sells more than 2 million copies in three days! Details and analysis of Diamond Digital! ComicsPRO annual meeting kicks off today! A look at "Hawkeye: Blindspot"! More!

Spencer Leads

Spencer Leads "Secret Avengers" Into "Fear Itself"

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Comics has announced that Nick Spencer and Scot Eaton will take over the reins of "Secret Avengers" as the team heads into "Fear Itself," starting with a special #12.1 issue hitting stores in April.

"Hack/Slash" Meets "Eva" at Dynamite

Thu, February 10th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Dynamite has announced a four-issue crossover starring Tim Seeley's popular "Hack/Slash" and Eva, the daughter of Dracula. The series, launching in May, is written by Brandon Jerwa and features covers by Seeley.

Tilting at Windmills - 2/9/2011

Tilting at Windmills - 2/9/2011

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The time has arrived for the annual TILTING AT WINDMILLS analysis of the sales numbers for graphic novels in the bookstore market, and the 201 numbers hold a number of surprises as Brian goes more in depth than ever.

THE BAT SIGNAL: Peter J. Tomasi

THE BAT SIGNAL: Peter J. Tomasi

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

"Batman and Robin" writer Peter Tomasi, Grant Morrison's handpicked successor, swung by THE BAT SIGNAL to discuss his plans for the title, adding new bad guys to the Bat-mythos, bringing back classic rogues and more.

Where The Hell Am I - 2/9/2011

Where The Hell Am I - 2/9/2011

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

This week, Jason Aaron explains why he's perfectly happy to be writing "Wolverine" alongside "Scalped" and why he feels corporate vs. creator owned comics is the wrong battle to choose in today's comics industry.

Whedon & Tancharoen Return to the

Whedon & Tancharoen Return to the "Dollhouse"

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CBR caught up with "Dollhouse: Epitaphs'" Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen for a quick chat about the Dark Horse one-shot shipping in March and what readers will and won't see in the forthcoming miniseries.

The Line It Is Drawn: Valentine's Day

The Line It Is Drawn: Valentine's Day

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Valentine's Day comes early with this week's LINE IT IS DRAWN. Our group of artists have drawn your favorite comic book characters in a series of drawings inspired by classic romance films - all based on you suggestions!

Steve Niles' Creator-Owned Spotlight

Steve Niles' Creator-Owned Spotlight

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Steve Niles has been a vocal proponent of creator-owned comics. This week he kicks off a new column on ROBOT 6 spotlighting creator-owned comics and those who support the need for more creator-owned books.

Isaacs Conjures

Isaacs Conjures "Magus"

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

"DV8" artist Rebekah Isaacs talks about her first creator-owned book from 12 Gauge Comics, her messy layouts and working with her boyfriend, writer Jon Price. She also brought along from "Magus" #2.

FF Gains New Members, Becomes Future Foundation

FF Gains New Members, Becomes Future Foundation

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has released solicitation info for "FF" #1, featuring Spider-Man joining the surviving members of the Fantastic Four as a member of The Future Foundation with mystery members and new costumes.

McGuinness Covers Oversized

McGuinness Covers Oversized "Avengers Academy" One-shot

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has announced "Avengers Academy Giant-Size" #1, an 80-page original story by Paul Tobin and David Baldeon with a cover by Ed McGuinness. The oversized one-shot hits in May.

Todd Klein Chooses Comics' Greatest Logos

Todd Klein Chooses Comics' Greatest Logos

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The greatest logos have an impact on readers, are instantly recognizable and stand the test of time. Legendary letter and logo designer Todd Klein chooses his favorites in a special feature for CBR.

Comics A.M. -

Comics A.M. - "Spider-Man" Producer Fires Back; More From Gareb Shamus

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

"Spider-Man" musical producer responds to critical thrashing! Gareb Shamus talks conventions, end of "Wizard"! Archie's digital strategy! Joe Hill talks "Locke & Key" TV series!

Joe Harris Joins Vampirella's

Joe Harris Joins Vampirella's "Scarlet Legion"

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Joe Harris will team with comics' most popular visitor from the planet Drakulon for the first time in Dynamite's just-announced "Vampirella and the Scarlet Legion" miniseries, debuting in May.

Dini Takes Readers to

Dini Takes Readers to "Arkham City" in Comic Tie-in

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

DC Comics has announced a six-issue tie-in to the upcoming "Batman: Arkham City" video game. Scripted by game writer Paul Dini and illustrated by concept artist Carlos D'anda, the series launches in May.

Sales Estimates for January, 2011

Sales Estimates for January, 2011

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Inside you'll find the sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks for January 2010 with Marvel's "Fantastic Four" #587 easily topping a weak month of monthly comic sales and "Jack of Fable" leading TPBs.

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale 2/9/2011

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale 2/9/2011

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

It's New Comics Day in the States, and CBR has more than 70 previews of new titles on sale today from Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Dark Horse, Image Comics, BOOM! Studios, Oni Press, Dynamite, Archaia and more!

EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Justice League: Generation Lost" #19

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Courtesy of DC Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Justice League: Generation Lost" #19 by Judd Winick and Joe Bennett. The next chapter in Max Lord's resurrection hits Wednesday, February 9.

X-POSITION: Kathryn Immonen

X-POSITION: Kathryn Immonen

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Join X-POSITION this week as Kathryn Immonen vamps things up in "Wolverine and Jubilee" and we learn just how "wrong" certain storylines can be in different states. All this plus exclusive art!

Pipeline - 2/8/2011

Pipeline - 2/8/2011

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Augie has some thoughts on the recent sell-out of Comic-Con International ticket, the joys of Stan Sakai's "Usagi Yojimbo" artistry, Marvel's growing of lots of spines and Image's unpublished hardcovers.

Wiebe & Rossmo Welcome You to

Wiebe & Rossmo Welcome You to "Green Wake"

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CBR News spoke exclusively with author Kurtis J. Wiebe about "Green Wake," the new Shadowline miniseries illustrated by "Cowboy Ninja Viking" artist Riley Rossmo about a mysterious town with no way out.

Christina Hendricks Attending

Christina Hendricks Attending "All Star Superman" NY Premiere

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The voice of Lois Lane, Christina Hendricks will be attending the sold out February 14 world premiere of Warner Bros. Animation's "All Star Superman" at The Paley Center for Media in New York.

Georges Jeanty: The Process of

Georges Jeanty: The Process of "Buffy"

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

CBR News spoke with series artist Georges Jeanty about illustrating the "Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 8" finale, from thumbnails to pencils and working with inker Andy Owens and colorist Michelle Madsen.

Farmer Discusses

Farmer Discusses "Special Exits"

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Legendary underground cartoonist Joyce Farmer spoke before an audience of fans about her new graphic novel, the autobiographical "Special Exits," her beginnings as an alt-comic book creator and more.

ADVANCE PREVIEW:

ADVANCE PREVIEW: "Captain America" #615.1

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel Comics has released an advance look at "Captain America" #615.1, a specially produced jumping on issue by Ed Brubaker and Mitch Bretiweiser. The issue, with a cover by Daniel Acuña, hits stores March 9.

EXCL. PREVIEWS:

EXCL. PREVIEWS: "T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents," "Titans"

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

DC Comics has provided CBR with advance looks at two comics hitting the stands on February 9 -- "T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents" #4 by Nick Spencer, Cafu and George Perez and "Titans" #32 by Eric Wallace and Fabrizio Fiorentino.

Comics A.M. -

Comics A.M. - "Essex County" Voted Off Canada Reads, NYCC Ticket Sales

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Jeff Lemire's graphic novel axed in first round of Canada Reads debates! Ticket sales begin for New York Comic Con! A closer look at January comic sales! Geoff Johns talks process! Plus more!

TEASER: Find Out How

TEASER: Find Out How "Fear Itself" Begins

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel has released a Red Skull themed teaser for the "Fear Itself: Book of the Skull" one-shot by Ed Brubaker and Scot Eaton along with the statement "Find Out How It All Begins."

Last Week's Comics Reviewed

Last Week's Comics Reviewed

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Last week, CBR's review staff weighed in on nearly two dozen new comic releases including "Superboy" #4, "Witchfinder: Lost and Gone Forever" #1, "Captain America: Hail HYDRA" #2, "Secret Six" #30, "Kato Annual" #1 and more.

Read

Read "Echoes" #1 Online for Free

Tue, February 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Top Cow and Comic Book Resources have teamed up to serialize the first issue of Josh Fialkov and Rahsan Ekedal's horror comic "Echoes" online through CBR's ROBOT 6 blog.

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW:

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: "Adventure Comics" #523

Mon, February 7th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Courtesy of DC Comics, CBR presents an exclusive preview of "Adventure Comics" #523, written by Paul Levitz and featuring art and cover by incoming artist, Phil Jimenez. The issue hits stores this week, February 9.

When Words Collide - 2/7/2011

When Words Collide - 2/7/2011

Mon, February 7th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

This week, Tim continues THE DAREDEVIL DIALOGUES with Ryan K. Lindsay. In part 3, they talk about the topic everyone has been waiting for: Frank Miller's Daredevil. Is it really as good as its reputation?

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