Comics, Etc.

“Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin II” To Receive World Premiere At MCM London Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon September 27, 2015
Anime Limited have announced plans to present a special ‘MCM Loves Anime’ film festival the Saturday of next month’s MCM London Comic Con (23rd-25th October), an off shoot of AL’s involvement with the annual Scotland Loves Anime event. The centrepiece of the event will be the world premiere of Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin II: Artesia’s […]

Hawkman And Hawkgirl Unveiled By CW

by Alex Beanon September 11, 2015
The CW network has officially taken the wraps off of Hawkman and Hawkgirl – unveiling the pair of superheroes for their upcoming mid-season “Legends of Tomorrow” spinoff series from their popular “Arrow” and “The Flash” comic book-based series. “Legends of Tomorrow” will focus on a time traveler named Rip Hunter, who gathers various superheroes over […]


World Premiere of “The SpongeBob Musical” in Chicago on June 7, 2016

by Ed Liuon September 1, 2015
World Premiere of Broadway Bound The SpongeBob Musical in Chicago Co-Conceived and Directed by Tina Landau Book by Kyle Jarrow Music Supervision by Tom Kitt Performances Begin on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 Limited Engagement through Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Broadway In Chicago’s Oriental Theatre The World Premiere of The SpongeBob Musical will begin performances […]
Over the Garden Wall

“Over the Garden Wall” on DVD September 8, 2015; Comic Mini-Series in August; “For Sara” Cassette in September

by Ed Liuon August 24, 2015
Cartoon Network Brings Fans Even More Over the Garden Wall All-New DVD Loaded with Bonus Features, Four-Issue Comic Series from BOOM! Studios and Limited-Edition Cassette from Mondo Available this Fall Cartoon Network’s first miniseries Over the Garden Wall charmed audiences during its network run in November 2014, and this fall, fans can go even deeper […]


Gundam UK Fan Convention Under Planning For 2016

by Grant Whiteon July 22, 2015
Japan-Cool, a Leeds based seller for imported ‘Gunpla’ plastic models from the popular Mobile Suit Gundam franchise, have announced plans for a UK Gundam fan convention titled G-Con to be held in 2016. The focus of the event is currently planned to cover such community events as cosplay, movie screenings, a cafe and sales/tutorials of […]
idw publishing

SDCC2015: Everything Revealed By IDW Publishing, Including…ROM?

by Peter Paltridgeon July 14, 2015
IDW Publishing announced a boatload of new comics and releases during San Diego Comic-Con. Fortunately they prepared a summary press release containing all that information in one place. Most startling on this list is the mention of ROM: Spaceknight, which Marvel has tried and failed to obtain the rights to for years. ROM is a […]

Eisner Awards

SDCC2015: Dark Horse Takes Home Multiple Eisner Awards

by Peter Paltridgeon July 13, 2015
Guess what has two thumbs and cleaned up at the Eisner Awards? Not a horse, it has no thumbs. And not a comic book conglomerate either; a corporation isn’t a person no matter what the senators tell you. Guess what DOESN’T have two thumbs and swept the Eisners? That would be a horse of a […]

SDCC2015: Berkeley Breathed Hints At A Return To Cartooning

by Peter Paltridgeon July 12, 2015
While the world’s greatest living non-reclusive cartoonist, Berkeley Breathed, WAS a guest at San Diego Comic-Con (part of the IDW booth), he did not speak at a panel or on a podium to my knowledge. He may have spoken in a low voice to fans he deemed worthy. Nevertheless, he did manage to drop a […]

SDCC2015: A Recap Of All DC Entertainment Announcements

SDCC2015: A Recap Of All DC Entertainment Announcements

by Peter Paltridgeon July 12, 2015
As San Diego Comic-Con winds through its final day, DC would like to take the time to remind you it announced a whole Bat-load of comics. Enough that they’ve sent out a summary of everything so fans can keep track. The publisher conducted twenty panels over five days. Here’s all that was announced…. DC Comics […]

SDCC2015: Day Two Photo Gallery

by Peter Paltridgeon July 12, 2015
[Photos by: Eileen Cruz] [SDCC2015] We’ve got a lot of cosplay coming your way in today’s batch….or rather, yesterday’s batch; it’s a little late. Look for Day Three pics to show up shortly after Day Two. We got these pics of the iZombie panel a little too late to put them in the panel’s report, but […]