Newsarama.com has a six-page preview of Runaways v2 #1, the relaunch of Brian K. Vaughan and Adrian Alphona’s critically acclaimed series from Marvel Comics. The comic focuses on five children of supervillains trying to maintain order in Los Angeles. Runaways #1 will hit comic book stands on February 16, 2005.
VIZ, LLC, has announced a merger with ShoPro Entertainment, another publishing company that specializes in licensed anime adaptations. The as-yet-unnamed new company will become the largest manga producer in the US. Management promises to leverage their collective strengths into a brand-building synergies to produce at least six more business buzzwords in addition to significant market […]
PopCultureShock has posted a four-page preview for Superman: Strength #2, by Scott McCloud and Aluir Amancio. This three-issue limited series reunites the creative team from their Superman Adventures days. The site also has previews for Power Pack #1, which reunites the pre-teen super team from Marvel Comics, and We3 #3, the final issue in Grant […]
A press release from Valor Comics states that Marv Wolfman and Mario Ruiz are working on Homeland: The Illustrated History of the State of Israel. The original graphic novel is scheduled for release in November. Among his many achievements, Marv Wolfman co-created the New Teen Titans comic book with George Perez, on which the Teen […]
The complete April 2005 solicitations for Marvel Comics are now available on the Toon Zone Comics page. Highlights include new storylines in Amazing Spider-Man, Marvel Knights: Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, Marvel Team-Up, Exiles and Punisher, plus several mini-series such as Spider-Man: Breakout, Toxin, Power Pack, Hercules, and the Great Lakes Avengers.
Newsarama.com has spoken to Desperado Publishing’s Joe Pruett about Beyond Avalon, a new quarterly comic by Pruett with art by Goran Sudzuka. Beyond Avalon focuses on Megan, daughter of King Arthur, who must take up Excalibur to search for her missing father. Several preview pages are linked to the article. Beyond Avalon #1 will debut […]
Marvel Comics has released a number of previews and full-issues on multiple on-line sites. Mile High Comics has full issues of Ultimates 2 #3 by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting, Incredible Hulk #78 by Peter David and Lee Weeks, Marvel Age Fantastic Four Tales #1 by Brandon Thomas (from Lee & Kirby) and Michael O’Hare, […]
The complete April 2005 solicitations for DC Comics are now available on the Toon Zone Comics page. Click here to view the solicitations, which include two mini-series spinning out of DC Countdown: Day of Vengeance and The OMAC Project, a collection of The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told, two more Seven Soldiers mini-series, the return […]