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Newsarama Digs Into Superman Copyright Claim by Siegel Estate

Newsarama.com has posted an update to the battle over copyright to Superboy between the estate of Jerry Siegel, co-creator of Superman with Joe Shuster, and Time-Warner, parent company of DC Comics. In addition to linking to the text of the Siegel’s complaints and Time-Warner’s repsonse and counterclaim, Newsarama notes that the Siegel estate has retained […]

DC Lowers Canadian Comic Prices

Canadian comic readers will have a little extra money to put in the bank this week. Beginning this week with all of their “May 2005″ dated releases, DC Comics has significantly lowered Canadian prices on all their regular format titles. The new prices are as follows: $2.25 US comics will now be $3.00 CAN, a […]

Official "Krypto the Superdog" Website Online

The official website for the animated pre-school series Krypto the Superdog is now online. The site includes an episode guide, character bios, and a look at the show’s title sequence. Krypto premieres Monday, April 4, at 9:00am (ET/PT). Click here to view the website.

First Specs on Upcoming Animated 'Fantastic Four' DVD Set

DVDAnswers has put up the the initial pricing ($49.95) and release date (July 5th) specs on the upcoming Fantastic Four 1994-1995 animated DVD set. Cover art and a few other specs have been posted as well.

Marvel Previews "Runaways" #2, "Livewires" #2, "Spellbinders" #1

Marvel has released 7-page previews for Runaways Vol 2 #2 by Brian K. Vaughan and Adrian Alphona; Livewires #2 by Adam Warren and Rick Mays; and Spellbinders #1 by Mike Carey and Mike Perkins. All three titles are scheduled for release on March 23.

Teletoon Announces Easter Programming Plans

Canadian Network Teletoon has announced their Easter programming plans. Highlights appear below (All times ET/PT): Bugs Bunny’s Easter Funnies – Friday, March 25 – 7:00am Encores – Sunday, March 29 – 7:00am, 1:00pm, 8:00pm Granny needs a replacement to deliver Easter eggs after the Easter Bunny comes down with a cold. Since Bugs Bunny is […]

"Bambi" Sells Nearly 1 Million Units on DVD and Video in First Day

Disney’s Bambi Special Edition DVD has sold nearly one million copies on DVD and Video in its first day on the market, eclipsing all same day DVD/VHS competition, PR Newswire reports.

Paramount Pictures Acquires Rights to "Invincible"

Cinescape reports that Paramount Pictures has bought the film rights to Robert Kirkman’s teen-superhero comic Invincible. Kirman will adapt his own material for the studio in hopes of becoming a franchise.

Best of Nick Mag Comics Special on Newsstands Now

A press release from Nickelodeon has announced The Best of Nickelodeon Magazine Special All-Comics Issue, a 58-page special containing the best comics from Nickelodeon’s magazines for the past 11 years. The issue contains contributions from Scott McCloud (Superman Adventures), James Kolchaka, Johnny Ryan, Craig Thompson, and Andi Watson. Comicon.com’s the Beat weblog has a complete […]

Miyazaki/Moebius Exhibition Extended to April 17

The Miyazaki-Moebius exhibition currently running in Paris has been extended due to popular demand. Originally scheduled to close on March 13, the show will now run until April 17, according to this article on ActuaBD.com. The show details the mutual appreciation between Japanese animation director Hayao Miyazaki and French comic book artist Jean Giraud, a.k.a. […]

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