A six-page preview of Tomb Raider #50 is available at Newsarama.com. This is the final issue of Top Cow’s Tomb Raider comic before the Lara Croft property receives a much-needed makeover in the video game sphere at the hands of her new owner Crystal Dynamics. This final issue is written by Dan Slott (Batman Adventures, […]
UK-based APComics will be publishing a new comic book based on 80′s superstar Mr. T. The book is scheduled to debut in the United States on May 21, 2005, Mr. T’s birthday. Continuity connections between this new comic book and Mr. T’s smash-hit animated series or his earlier Mr. T and the T-Force comic were […]
Newsarama.com has posted the table of contents for Superheroes and Philosophy and reprinted the entirety of chapter 1, an essay on Superman by Mark Waid. Waid is currently finishing a run on Marvel’s Fantastic Four, and is the author of Superman: Birthright, the recent graphic novel re-telling Superman’s origins. Other contributors to the book include […]
The New York Times has published another article about DisneyWar: The Battle for the Magic Kingdom, the upcoming book by James B. Stewart about the power struggles within Disney (free registration required). The article focuses mainly on the book’s role in reviving sales of the corporate tell-all, but does contain many new revelations on the […]
In an article about February advertising, The New York Times notes that the Coca-Cola Company will air a 60-second Japanese anime styled advertisement during the Daytona 500 broadcast on Fox. The print edition of the paper includes a still photo from the ad which is not available in the on-line version.
Writer Ed Brubaker has been interviewed by Comicon.com’s PULSE News about Batman: The Man Who Laughs, a prestige-format comic drawn by Doug Mahnke that details the first encounter between Batman and the Joker. Batman: The Man Who Laughs was released to comic shops last Wednesday with a cover price of $6.95.