There are those who believe that stories here began back there, far across time with rooms of writers who may have provided the basis for licensed comic adaptations of popular television shows… who may have been the architects of fantastic sequential storytelling… Some believe there may yet be derivative works that even now fight to survive—somewhere beyond the comic book rack! Fleeing from the Cylon tyranny, the original version of the last battlestar, Galactica, leads a rag-tag fugitive fleet on a lonely quest through Dynamite Entertainment’s “Battlestar Galactica” ongoing series. Read on for your Major Spoilers review of its inaugural issue.
There are plenty of comics in stores today. Before you head to your LCS, take the jump to see what Dynamite Entertainment is offering up this week.
Dynamite announces the renewal of the classic 1978 Battlestar Galactica license with NBCUniversal, as the acclaimed writing duo of Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning sign on to write an epic Battlestar Galactica series for Dynamite Entertainment in 2013! This classic Battlestar Galactica series is licensed by NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products Group.
Dynamite Entertainment sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Kirby: Genesis – Captain Victory #2, Red Sonja #61, George R. R. Martin’s A Game of Thrones #4, Warlord of Mars #14, Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time: The Eye of the World #18, and more, that you can check out, after the jump.
Dynamite Entertainment sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles arriving in stores today. Take the jump for the latest issues of Mercy Thompson, Jennifer Blood, Kato, Danger Girl, and more.
If you are looking to pick up some props from the Battlestar Galactica television series, Propworx is holding a auction this weekend that you might want to check out.
There are some really awesome pieces from the original series and the Sci-Fi remake including a full sized Gold Cylon and your very own Daggit!
Dynamite Entertainment sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information for titles arriving in September 2011.
If you ever wondered what would happen if Battlestar Galactica and Star Trek every crossed over, this clip of Gary the Cylon gives you a pretty good idea. A few swear words means you need to keep the speaker low if your are at work – unless of course you work at a really cool place where your boss doesn’t have a stick halfway up his ass, and the steno girl isn’t always looking for a way to slap a sexual harassment suit on everyone.
One of the Legion of Spoilerites suggested this week’s Major Spoilers Poll of the Week. After last week’s trouncing of the Cybermen by the Borg, Rich wants to know who would win if the Daleks were pitted against the old school Cylons?
Dynamite Entertainment has four books arriving in stores this week.Â Take the jump for a sneak peek of The Complete Dracula #4, Army of Darkness: Ash Saves Obama #4, The Boys Definitive Edition Volume 2, and Battlestar Galactica: The Final Five.
In this issue: Weasels and honkies and mice return, and the Orkin man rejoices. Asterix? I remember playing Asterix in the arcades in ’82! Fleeing from the Cylon tyranny, the last Battlestar, Galactica, leads a ragtag, fugitive fleet, on a lonely questâ€”for a shining planet known as Earth.” Then: Rodrigo thinks those cuts should heal up nicely if you stop wearing that thing. Plus: For a change of pace, Stephen reviews a bat-title. Also: Every time the Time Lords get together, one of them DIES… so, they got that going for them. Which is nice… And: Jack Lord is spinning in his grave, but his hair still looks perfect.
Show Notes after the Jump!
This week, Dynamite Entertainment unleashes Blackbeard: The Legend of the Pyrate King #1, Red Sonja #49, Galactica: 1980 #2, and the Red Sonja Vol 7: Born Again Hardcover.Â Dynamite sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of the issues, that you can see after the jump.