Today we finally know what the name of the new Arrow/Flash spin-off series will be called, and it has been given a full series commitment, too!
Press Release In 2015 Dark Horse Comics will publish Frankenstein Underground, a new five-issue miniseries written by best-selling comic book creator Mike Mignola, with covers by Mignola and interior art by acclaimed artist Ben Stenbeck (Baltimore). The miniseries follows the Frankenstein monster, who is alone, abandoned, and wandering underground, where he discovers both other monsters and the dark secrets to the universe. The miniseries will be the second appearance of the Frankenstein monster within the mythology and continuity of Hellboy, B.P.R.D., and the other Mignolaverse titles; the character first appeared in the graphic novel House of the Living Dead by
The Batman’s mad quest to resurrect his lost son Damian he led him to extreme measures. One of those included capturing the hero known as Frankenstein and dissecting him to find out how he ticks, in the hopes of applying that theory to his lost Robin. I suspect that this may make for a rather awkward reunion… Your Major Spoilers review of Batman And Frankenstein #31 awaits!
The Rotworld event begins this month in Animal Man, Swamp Thing and Frankenstein Agent of S.H.A.D.E. as the Rot has taken over. Major Spoilers finds out if this book is fresh and worth your time or just rotten.
DC’s Zero Month continues in its attempts to provide new readers with a jumping on point for their books. Does Frankenstein Agent of S.H.A.D.E. #0 succeed in that attempt? Major Spoilers gives you its answer.
Or – “What They Were Like Before Alex Ross…” Remember when the Avengers came together to deal with the menace of the Hulk? Did you know that somebody else did the same thing almost 20 years earlier?
Or – “FIRE BAAAD!” Part of me desperately wants to point out that ‘Frankenstein’ was the name of the doctor who created the creature, and that in the most correct sense, this book features Frankenstein’s Monster in action. That part of me, however, is a colossal douche, and thus, I am ignoring him. (Also: It’s pronounced ‘en-cy-clo-paeee-dee-ah.’)
Classic movie monsters like Frankenstein, Dracula, and the Wolfman are probably going to remain hot properties for decades to come, which is probably why Universal Studios and NBC are working on a modern take of the Frankenstein tale. The script is being written by Russel Friend and Garrett Lerner, both executive producers of House. Currently, there are a total of six Frankenstein projects in the works at various studios. via Variety
Press Release Today at San Diego Comic-Con 2011, IDW Publishing announced an all-new horror series with acclaimed creators Steve Niles and Bernie Wrightson. FRANKENSTEIN ALIVE, ALIVE will launch in 2012, picking up right where Mary Shelley’s classic tale ends.
Or – “Fire BAD!!” During the month of October, I set off on a plan to do weekly Hero Histories on Halloween-appropriate heroes, starting with Dracula, and ending with a secret character. Seein’ as how we’re about two weeks short of Christmas, you can see how well that worked. Nonethless, I think we’re still holiday appropriate, seein’ as how we’re working with a hero who wears red and green (or atleast wears red and IS green.) Though a product of possibly evil intentions, he nonetheless overcame his creation to transform into something strongly resembling Superman. Like the original Man of