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"Hellboy" Animated Design Weblog Opens

by Ed Liuon November 14, 2005
Artist Tad Stones has launched a weblog dedicated to the production of the new Hellboy animated projects. Stones’ current posts include his history trying to get Hellboy into animated form, the guiding principles of the current show, and the level of involvement of Hellboy creator Mike Mignola. (via Comic Book Resources The Comic Reel)

Comics Previews for November 11, 2005: Thing, Batman & Monster Men, Witchblade

by Ed Liuon November 11, 2005
The following comic book previews are available around the Internet: – Newsarama.com has Aron Lusen’s Dead Samurai, available on comic book stands now. The issue is by Jim Kuhoric, Nick Bradshaw, and Scott Kester. – Fou pages of The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist #8 accompany an article about Brian K. Vaughan (Runaways, Ultimate X-Men), […]

Marvel Announces 3Q Financial Results

by Ed Liuon November 9, 2005
Marvel Entertainment reported a $23.4 million profit on overall revenue of $81.4 million for the third quarter of 2005. The numbers represent a 29% drop in profits from the same period a year ago, partially due to the positive impact Spider-Man 2 licensing had in 2004. Future projections for 2006 promise even bleaker financial results, […]

Walden Wong on Inking "Justice League Unlimited" Comics

by Ed Liuon November 4, 2005
Inker Walden Wong is the focus of an article at Comicon.com’s PULSE News. Wong discusses his techniques and his approach to inking comics for DC such as Justice League Unlimited, Day of Vengeance, and The Human Race.

Comics Previews for November 4: Infinite Crisis, Red Sonja, Strange Detective Tales

by Ed Liuon November 4, 2005
An assortment of comic book previews are available throughout the Internet. – A profile on Marvel Comics writer Daniel Way at Comicon.com’s PULSE NEws includes several preview pages for Wolverine #35, which was released last week. – Newsarama.com has a four-page preview of Udon Studio’s Exalted #1, on comic book stands now. The fantasy comic […]

"G.I. Joe" Comics News: Snake Eyes Declassified and Sigma 6

by Ed Liuon November 3, 2005
Two separate news articles at Comicon.com’s PULSE News cover G.I. Joe comic book news. The first talks to colorist John Rauch about the G.I. Joe: Snake Eyes Declassified mini-series. Several preview pages from the comic are included with the article. The second is a press release from Devil’s Due Publishing about the G.I. Joe: Sigma […]

Tremble Mortals! The Marvel Monsters Group Comics Are Here!

by Ed Liuon October 31, 2005
Mention “Marvel Comics,” and odds are the first thought in your head will be “superheroes.” However, before Stan Lee and Jack Kirby teamed up to produce Fantastic Four #1 in 1963, it was a good bet that the first thought would have been “monsters.” The pages of Marvel Comics between World War II and the […]

New "Johnny Quest" Comic Book Series Coming from DC

by Ed Liuon October 28, 2005
Wizard magazine is reporting that Johnny Quest will get a five-issue mini-series from DC Comics next year. The book will be written by Joe Kelly (JLA, Space Ghost) with artwork by Howard Porter.

On-line Comics Previews for October 28, 2005: Zombie Tales, Jonah Hex, Sgt. Rock

by Ed Liuon October 28, 2005
Several on-line comics previews are now available on the Internet. They include: – An 8-page preview of Zombie Tales: Oblivion from Boom! Studios is available at Comic Book Resources.com. The anthology book includes work by Mark Waid, Mark Badger, and Keith Giffen, and is on comic book stands now. – An interview with writer James […]

More Info on Ty Templeton's "Planet of the Apes" Comics

by Ed Liuon October 27, 2005
Mr. Comics has issued a press release with more information about the upcoming Planet of the Apes comic book to be written by Ty Templeton (Batman Adventures) and Joe O’Brien (Robocop: Prime Directives). Links to more preview artwork and other on-line interviews with the creative team are included in the release.