With digital very likely to be a major player for comics in the future, many comics companies are getting an early start on the entire “revolution” that may see us downloading issues from an FTP site rather than going to our local comics shops … sooner than we think!
DC Comics seems to think so. In the recently released solicitations for August, almost a third of DC’s output will be Batbooks. But is all that bat a bad idea for business? Major Spoilers runs the numbers.
You know, I think we’ll just let this speak for itself. Take the jump and see.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment released a sneak peek of next week’s LEGO Batman: The Movie – DC Superheroes Unite, that you can check out, after the jump.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Lego Batman: The Movie – DC Superheroes Unite, the full length animated movie based on the TT Animation video game.
“Sock! Pow! Whap!”
For decades, those words were synonymous with comic books in the mainstream media, thanks to the fan-favorite depiction of comic book images in the DC Comics 1960s Batman Classic TV Series. Today, Diamond Select Toys (DST) is proud to announce it has teamed up with Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), on behalf of DC Entertainment, to create high-quality collectibles based on the TV classic, including busts and statues.
Who would cause Bruce Wayne to use a gun? And is Bruce’s greatest foe really Jim Gordon, as the book’s cover asks?
Rocksteady Studios is no longer in control of the Arkham video game universe as Warner Bros Games-Montreal is set to release the next installment, Batman: Arkham Origins, in the fall of this year. Take the jump to watch the game designers talk about the task at hand and see early shots of the game.
So, why all the hubbub about the 900 and an 80-page special? The main reason is clear – it’s because this is the 900th issue of Detective Comics (or would have been, if the New 52 hadn’t happened in DC)!
Editor’s Note: Major Spoilers is happy to welcome Wayne Hall to the writing staff. Every Monday, Comics Portal presents Wayne’s thoughts on a comic event from the week before.
Without further ado, Comics Portal!
It’s important to know that I’m a big Batman fan. I’ve been following the Dark Knight since the first comic I ever read, which had Batman in England flying around a castle! Even as a kid, I remember thinking, “Wow! I have to read more of this!” Thus a lifelong passion was born!
A coffee table is the center piece of any living room, especially if you have part of your statue collection poised on top. Now the creme da la creme of all coffee tables is this table in the shape of Batman’s logo built by Charles Lushear.