Art collector and dealer Mark F. McDermott is reporting the theft of $45,000 worth of Silver Age comic book art, including original pages by Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko, Curt Swan, and John Buscema. The theft occurred in New York City at W 54th Street and 6th Avenue on the weekend of May 7. McDermott is […]
Devil’s Due Publishing has announced three contests tied to the upcoming re-launch of their G.I. Joe titles. One is aimed at fans, while the other two are aimed at retailers and are meant to assist in the promotion of the new G.I. Joe: America’s Elite comic series. Issue #0 is a special 25-cent launch issue […]
The New York Times covers Disney’s second quarter earnings announcement (free registration required), which reported a $698 million profit on $7.8 billion in revenue. The 30% rise in profit from the first quarter was attributed to increased home video sales, as well as higher prices and attendance at Disney’s theme park in Florida.
Mile High Comics has released advance previews of several comics coming from DC and Marvel on May 18, 2005. DC highlights include Batman: Dark Detective #2 by Steve Englehart, Marshall Rogers, and Terry Austin; Ex Machina #11 by Brian K. Vaughan, Tony Harris, and Tom Feister; and JLA Classified #7 by Keith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis, […]
Voice actress Tajja Isen has been interviewed by Comicon.com’s PULSE News about her role as Atomic Betty in the cartoon of the same name. The article notes that the 13-year old actress is currently working on other animation projects, along with an Atomic Betty holiday special and live-action music video.