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NYCC 2017: ARMS Comic Book Coming In 2018

by Peter Paltridgeon October 5, 2017
Now that Dark Horse and Nintendo have established a publishing partnership thanks to the big Zelda artbooks, what’s next? How about a graphic novel based on Nintendo’s youngest property? Dark Horse announced today they are partnering with Nintendo to produce a series of graphic novels based on the Switch fighting game ARMS. Characters like Spring […]

NYCC 2017: Faith Erin Hicks Joins Avatar Comic Staff

by Peter Paltridgeon October 5, 2017
What will happen next in Dark Horse’s Avatar: The Last Airbender continuation series? And what will it look like now that the original team is departing? Until now the Airbender comics have been written by Gene Luen Yang and illustrated by the artist team Guruhiru. Today EW broke the news that starting next year, Faith […]

Boom Studios To Produce New Rocko’s Modern Life Adventures

by Peter Paltridgeon September 18, 2017
Could there possibly be more new Rocko-related material coming our way than previously assumed? The wallaby is already returning to TV — is he coming back to comics too? Boom Studios will be resurrecting the world of O-Town this December in the first issue of their regular Rocko’s Modern Life series. Though the revival in […]
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Marvel Unlimited Expands Its Library In August

by Peter Paltridgeon August 4, 2017
What’s the name of that place you can go to get thousands of Marvel comics beamed into your phone or tablet? It’s Marvel Unlimited, and it’s expanding in August with over fifty new issues, in addition to the 20,000+ that are already there. What’s being added this month? Marvel sent us a comprehensive list. It’s […]

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Archie Once Wanted To Make A Metroid Comic

by Peter Paltridgeon June 1, 2017
At the moment, Archie Comics’ long-running Sonic the Hedgehog comic is on hiatus for unknown and unexplained reasons. A few years ago, though, the company looked into expanding its video-game-inspired line beyond just Sonic. Artist Steven Butler, who has illustrated issues of Sonic the Hedgehog, revealed some concept art to the Web today that depicted […]
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Read The First Few Pages From Dark Horse’s Korra Comic

by Peter Paltridgeon February 15, 2017
Korrasami begins here: Dark Horse has released a three-page preview of their upcoming Legend of Korra comic book. The pages were published by Entertainment Weekly this afternoon. This is perhaps the most anticipated Avatar-verse comic yet, as it reveals exactly what happened after the final scene in the series, when Korra and Asami entered the […]

Ask Comics About Their Feminist Acceptance

by Peter Paltridgeon October 26, 2016
Chelsea Cain, former columnist for The Oregonian and best-selling novel writer, has been trying her hand at the comics industry for the past eight months, penning the scripts for a new series based around the SHIELD spy Mockingbird. Unfortunately it only lived eight issues, and the eighth and final one was just released. Critics loved […]
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Darwyn Cooke Passes Away At The Age Of 53

by Peter Paltridgeon May 14, 2016
Yesterday we reported that celebrated comic artist Darwyn Cooke had gone into palliative care following an advanced and aggressive stage of cancer. Unfortunately, those cells had him by the throat and he did not last another 24 hours. “We regret to inform you that Darwyn lost his battle with cancer early this morning at 1:30 […]

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Believe It Or Not, A New Chapter Of “Bone” Is Coming Out

by Peter Paltridgeon May 4, 2016
Jeff Smith’s legendary comic book epic “Bone” was pretty straightforward, with a beginning, middle and end, though the story took over a decade to illustrate to completion (and it’s taking significantly longer to manifest as a movie). The comic ended in the late 2000’s. Now, suddenly, surprise — there’s another chapter. Called “Bone: Coda,” it’s […]

Next Omakase Box Takes To The Stage With Vocaloid Characters

by Grant Whiteon February 3, 2016
Following on from entries covering Kill la Kill and Naruto, the third merchandise box in Viewster’s bi-monthly subscription service will focus on the cast of the Vocaloid games/multi-media franchise. Shipping March 25th the next Omakase box will include a range of exclusive merchandise focussed around popular characters including Hatsune Miku and Megurine Luka. This includes […]