Today at SXSW, Marvel announced it is giving away 700 free digital comics, which promptly caused the comiXology servers to slow to a crawl. The servers are back up (great job comiXology on fixing that fast), and people are snagging free comics left and right.
We were wondering what Project Gamma was all about, and at SXSW, Marvel unveiled a digital initiative that brings audio to your comics.
As expected, Marvel has announced a new weekly comic book series that is part of the Marvel Comics Infinite Comics initiative launched last year. And as we guessed, Wolverine takes front and center.
Though it just kicked off, Marvel is already teasing the end of the Age of Ultron by letting everyone know that Marvel Chief Creative Officer, Joe Quesada, will be doing the art duties on the closing pages of the Age of Ultron series.
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the top ten book that sold to the direct market in February 2013, and as expected Marvel and DC took the top spots again. Image proved made a strong third place showing, nudging out IDW Publishing and Dark Horse Comics to close out the top five.
Looks like Zenescope Entertainment isn’t satisfied with Grimm Fairy Tales, as it is now prepping an Oz series that arrives in stores this summer.
Latest teaser for an upcoming Marvel NOW! project. The last one hinted that Joe Madureira was involved in a project featuring Wolverine, and now it looks like Spider-Man and Zeb Wells are in on the project.
Columbia Pictures has released the first trailer for the upcoming Will Smith feature, After Earth. We’ve reviewed the comic on the Major Spoilers Podcast, now it’s time to check out the feature and see how well the two align.
215 Ink has announced that its catalog of titles is coming to the comiXology app.
Some of you may be old enough to remember Comics Greatest World, the imprint of Dark Horse Comics that gave us Barb Wire, Ghost, and X. Ghost has returned, and now it looks like X is getting new life in the comic book pages. Dark Horse Comics sent us a sneak peek, that you can check out, after the jump.
Remember when Rose McGowan freaked everyone out with her gun leg in Robert Rodriguez’s Planet Terror? Well, it looks like Rodriguez has topped himself in the upcoming Machete Kills sequel with Sofia Vergara and her guns. The poster, after the jump!