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Dark Horse ComicsMoviesUniversal Pictures

There’s rumor going about that Dark Horse and Universal Pictures may be teaming up to bring the comic book publisher’s Fear Agent to the big screen. “Agent” centers on a colorful, borderline alcoholic astronaut named Heath Huston, a Texan who works as a so-called fear agent, the last of a dwindling breed of spacemen whose mission it is to fight threats to the planet Earth, which is partly destroyed during the course of the series. It’s only an open writing deal write now (meaning they need to find a writer and like what they see) before anything proceeds. via Risky

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DCReview

In which things get wrapped up too quickly I’ve been digging the Terra mini-series from Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray.  The introduction of a new character to the DCU is a fresh one, full of interesting adventures.  Sadly, the four issue run has come to a close, and I can’t help but wonder why this wasn’t a six-issue mini-series.

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Solicitations

Viper Comics has sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information for titles arriving in stores September 2008.  Josh Howard fans will want to pay attention to the order forms as his new series T-Bird and Throttle arrives.

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Boom StudiosSneak Peek

In Boom! Studios upcoming mini-series Station, an astronaut is dead at the International Space Station. Is it accident or murder? That’s what you’ll find out in the four issue from writer Johanna Stokes, and artist Leno Carvalho. If Johanna Stokes’ name sound familiar, you might have seen her work on the Sci Fi channel’s Eureka as the writer behind Right as Raynes and Purple Haze. “Johanna always amazes me with her versatility as a writer,” said BOOM! Studios Editor-in-Chief Mark Waid. “STATION shows a whole new side to her talent. The action is great. The suspense is great. This is

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