The Inkwell Awards, a non-profit organization devoted to the education and promotion of the art of comic book inking, invites all to vote for the industry’s best of the year.
In this issue: The Fastest Man Alive gets a producer! The Martians are due on Maple Street, and theyâ€™ve brought your daddyâ€™s ass-watch! The future is upon us, but for some reason everybody sounds different! Plus: Creatures what are beautiful! Powers which are super! Heroes what are knocking boots! Sure and Iâ€™ve come to drain your wee blood, then! And finally, an internet troll whoâ€™s not a racist assclown. All this and more, as we say goodbye to 2009 and say hello toâ€¦ the rest of 2009! The Major Spoilers podcast is on the air! [podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/majorspoilers119.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via
It looks like using Obama on the cover of your comic book has finally reached spoof proportions, as it seems more and more publishers are starting to use the Commander-in-Chief’s likeness in a humorous way, while still crossing their fingers that it will sell more issues. Case in point – Army of Darkness: Ash Saves Obama: A New Hope. “We’ve addressed this a bit, but for the record, there’s a lot of skepticism about all these Obama appearances in comics these days,” said Dynamite Associate Editor Joe Rybandt. “But hands down, we feel this is the best out of all
In this issue: The Major Spoilers Crew reviews some comics, picks the comic they are most looking forward to this week, and ponder the use of comics in the classroom with Dr. Peter Coogan, Director of the institute for Comic Studies. [podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/majorspoilers_101.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via iTunes RSS Feed Podcast Alley Show Notes after the Jump!
Image creator Josh Medors has been battling cancer for some time, and it looks like his current treatment isn’t help, prompting him to look for alternate treatment.Â Josh doesn’t have medial insurance. To help with the medical expenses, Dave Kopecki is putting together an auction to help out.Â Check out the letter he sent out, and if you can help, please do.
Dynamite Entertainment has sent Major Spoilers sneak peeks of three of its titles arriving in stores today.Â Take the jump for Garth Ennis’ Battlefields: Dear Billy #1, Terminator: Revolution #2, and Xena vs. Army of Darkness: What, Again? #4.
This week, Dynamite Entertainment has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of three titles arriving in stores this week.Â Take the jump for the company’s Army of Darkness: Ash’s Christmas Horror One-Shot, Red Sonja #40, and the second volume of The Lone Ranger.
Hope you didn’t get too stuffed on turkey and stuffing, because we’ve got another helping of Sneak Peeks to ease you into the weekend.Â Take the jump for Dynamite Entertainment’s The Boys #25, Xena vs. Army of Darkness: What, Again? #2, and Project Superpowers.
Dynamite Entertainment has a nice selection of titles arriving in stores this week including Army of Darkness #14, Xena VS Army of Darkness, Battlestar Galactica: Origins #11, and Brothers in Arms #4.Â Dynamite was kind enough to send us a sneak peek of the issues, that you can see after the jump.
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