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AvengersMarvel

Marvel has unveiled the three covers to Avengers #1 – #3 that connect together to form an amazing image that truly embraces the idea of Avengers assemble.

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AuctionZenescope Entertainment

Ralph Tedesco from Zenescope Entertainment sent word that comic artist Andrew Mangum is battling cancer.  To help, Zenescope has set up an auction to raise money for medical costs. The auction includes some very rare Zenescope items like GRIMM FAIRY TALES #1 first printing and GRIMM FAIRY TALES #16 limited edition exclusive with cover art by Andrew himself.   Many other artists are donating sketches and original artwork, etc.  so I just wanted to make people aware of the situation. AUCTION INFORMATION: Comic Book artist Andrew Mangum has recently been diagnosed with cancer and his family is holding a benefit auction

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artArt Appreciation Moment of the Day

Yesterday’s Art Appreciation Moment of the Day, lead us to today’s entry by Renato Guedes, who’s work you may recognize from certain DC Comics covers.

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IDW PublishingJimmy PalmiottiJustin GrayZombies

IDW Publishing has its own take on zombie, but sending them to an island resort and letting all Hell break loose.  The Last Resort arrives from the company in July and is written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray with cover art by Darwyn Cooke, and illustrated by Giancarlo Caracuzzo. Jimmy Palmiotti commented, “The Last Resort is just what I want after months of super hero comics. I want my comics: R-rated; I want my sexy broads topless and I want our characters to be regular Joes that will just about do any atrocious thing to stay live. The great

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Alan MooreDCTrade Paperback

DC has announced the Absoulte edition of its V for Vendetta series is getting 100 additional pages added for no extra cost. This new material includes all of David Lloyd’s silent art pages from the original comic book series, which were not included in the collected editions and have not been seen since the series’ original publication by DC Comics in 1988-1989. In addition, an expanded version of the sketchbook section from the hardcover will be included, as well as all of the back cover art from the original issues. Absolute V for Vendetta arrives August 19, 2009.  It will

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Image ComicsShadowlineSolicitations

Image’s Shadowline imprint has several trade paperbacks and books arriving in stores in March 2009, and Image has sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information.  The best item on the list (from my stand point) is Platinum Grit by Trudy Cooper and Danny Murphy.  It’s a collected web comic, but one that is very well put together.

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IDW PublishingPress ReleaseTransformers

Press Release (San Diego, December 8, 2008)  Transformers fans have been waiting for the DINOBOTS to get a series of their very own for a long time.  At last, IDW releases the long-awaited, full-fledged modern day debut of the Dinobot team in The Transformers: Maximum Dinobots. The book will be in stores December 10. Bringing some of the most popular characters from the original cartoon back to life with a fresh take are Transformers uber-scribe Simon Furman, artist Nick Roche, and colorist Josh Burcham, with cover art by Marcelo Matere and Roche. The Transformers: Maximum Dinobots brings together the team

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DCVariantWonder Woman

DC announced Frank Quitely is providing the variant cover art for the upcoming Rise of the Olympian storyline in Wonder Woman #27. In this issue, written by Gail Simone and illustrated by Aaron Lopresti and Matt Ryan, Genocide remains on a murderous rampage while Wonder Woman has to deal with the ramifications, both mental and physical, of failing to stop this threat. Meanwhile, the Amazons make their long-awaited return to a home they barely recognize, and a god makes a promise to Athena that will change the landscape of the DC Universe. The issue is scheduled to arrive in stores

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Boom StudioseurekaTelevision

I’m surprised this comic wasn’t done sooner as Andrew Cosby is a co-creator of the Eureka television series on the Sci-Fi Channel, and co-founder of Boom! Studios. EUREKA #1 ships December 2008 with 2 covers in a 50/50 split with a 1 in 10 variant. The comic is written by EUREKA co-creator Andrew Cosby and Brendan Hay, who is best known for his work on THE DAILY SHOW WITH JOHN STEWART, THE SIMPSONS and FRANK TV. Interior art is by Diego Barreto with cover art by J.K. Woodward. EUREKA# 1 has a Diamond Order Code: OCT083922. Take the jump for

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Dynamite EntertainmentPreviewProject Superpowers

Dynamite Entertainment has announced The Death Defying Devil #1 will be an ongoing series spinning out of the company’s Project Superpowers series.  Joe Casey will write the series with Edgar Salazar will taking on the art duties, with John Cassaday providing alternate cover art. “We’re extremely happy to be expanding the Project Superpowers Universe that Dynamite has built together with Alex Ross and Jim Krueger,” stated Dynamite’s Nick Barrucci. “Bringing Joe Casey as the scripter was a piece of the puzzle that Joe put together by reaching out to Alex to join our team.  It’s great to know that great

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MarvelReprintSecret InvasionSkrullapaloozaVariant

Marvel has announced Secret Invasion #3 has sold out at the distributor level, prompting the company to go back to press with a variant cover featuring a new cover using the interior art by Leinil Yu.

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Captain Britain and MI:13MarvelReprintVariant

Marvel has announced Captain Britain and the MI: 13 have sold out at the distributor level and will be sending the third issue back to press with a new variant cover using interior art once again.

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Image ComicsSolicitations

Image Comics has announced Ian Churchill will be providing the cover art to the upcoming Jack Staff #21. “It’s a bit worrying when you let someone else play with your toys,” said series creator Paul Grist in  a prepared statement. “But Ian nailed it . Certainly get’s my vote for best Jack Staff cover of 2008!”

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Boom StudiosPress Release

I think this is a very worth cause, and if you can afford to buy some book or donate to Josh directly, it would be appreciated, I’m sure. Press Release July 7th, 2008 (Los Angeles, CA) – Help BOOM! Studios support comic book artist Josh Medors, recently diagnosed with cancer, by ordering the benefit comic book PULP TALES.  This two-fisted one-shot features all-new, action-packed stories by horror master Steve Niles, P.U.N.K.S’ Josh Fialkov and Kody Chamberlain, ’76’s B. Clay Moore & Seth Peck, CAPOTE IN KANSAS’ Chris Samnee,  IN MY LIFETIME’s Tony Fleecs and features covers by Ben Templesmith and

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