Boom! Studios has released the show exclusives for Heroes Con 2009, taking place this weekend in Charlotte, NC. Mark Waid (IRREDEEMABLE), Keith R.A. DeCandido (FARSCAPE) and Michael Alan Nelson (FALL OF CTHULHU, HEXED) will all be signing at booth #514/613. Come by the booth for a signing schedule!
Dynamite Entertainment is bringing the Green Hornet back to comics, and Kevin Smith will be at the helm.Â According to Smith, he already has the story done. “It’s the Hornet movie I’d make if I was making it today. And there’s no better time to do that than before Seth Rogen and Michel Gondry’s version defines the character for the mainstream. We haven’t picked an interior artist yet, but we’ve got some stellar cover talent on board already: Alex Ross, John Cassaday, Jae Lee, and David Finch.” I wasn’t overly impressed with Smith’s Cacophony story, and he is in the
The twenty-five cent Buck Rogers #0 edition arrives in stores on May 2, 2009, prompting the company to start the publicity early by sending us the cover to the issue. In addition, take the jump to see the covers to the first issue by Alex Ross and John Cassaday.
The world’s most famous detective has found a new home at Dynamite Entertainment.Â The company plans to release Sherlock Holmes #1 in May 2009. Written by Leah Moore and John Reppion, Sherlock Holmes #1 begins the “Trial of Sherlock Holmes”, a NEW story which presents the great detective with an all-too personal quandary and explores the nature of the man and his world with a mix of refined ambiance, carefully crafted mystery and chilling suspense! From gaslight to deerstalker cap, the Victorian mood of the series is designed with reverence and a modern edge and presented flawlessly by the artistic
Dynamite Entertainment has announced the prelude issue (#0) of the company’s upcoming Buck Rogers series will feature a cover price of 25-cents. “Dynamite’s reinvention of Buck Rogers will follow the path Dynamite has blazed with its previous successful titles, and to ensure the comics audience can read the launch, we’re releasing the comic at a .25Â¢ cover price.Â Dynamite is proud to be instrumental in re-inventing and continuing the legacies ofÂ historical characters and their worlds with creators who can execute great stories.Â We’re equally proud of the consistent critical and fan responses to our efforts, and are confident that
With all the hoopla surrounding the upcoming Watchmen movie, and with the realization that newcomers to the Watchmen series, are going to be left asking, “I’ve read this awesome series and have seen the movie, what’s next?” DC Comics has announced it’s After Watchmen campaign.Â Â The campaign features a selection of $1.00 comics to be given away or sold at conventions and comic book shops.
Three new titles arrive in stores this week from Dynamite Entertainment. The company sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of The Death0Defying ‘Devil #3, Battlestart Galactica: The Cylon War #2, and Highlander Origins: Kurgan #2.Â Be sure to check out this week’s Major Spoilers Podcast, for a review of Highlander Origins: Kurgan #2.
Well, not really, but his latest project for Boom! Studios features a good guy turning bad in Irredeemable.Â Essentially Waid is asking the question, “What if the world’s greatest hero decided to become the world’s greatest villain?”Â Waid is answering the question in the new monthly ongoing series. “In superhero comics, pretty much everyone who’s called upon to put on a cape is, at heart, emotionally equipped for the job.Â I reject that premise,” said series writer and BOOM! Studios Editor-in-Chief Mark Waid.Â “IRREDEEMABLE is, in a way, my third and most complex chapter on the cost of superheroics –
“As the Count leaned over me and his hands touched me… a horrible feeling of nausea came over me, which, do what I would, I could not conceal.” — Bram Stoker’s Dracula Based upon the original novel by Bram Stoker, writers Leah Moore and John Reppion have crafted a dense, atmospheric, and faithful adaptation of the most powerful and heralded horror novel of all time!
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.
Dynamite Entertainment has a slew of titles arriving in stores this week, and the company has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of The Lone Ranger #16, Army of Darkness #15, New Battlestar Galactica: Ghosts #1, Man with No Name: The Good, the Bad, and the Uglier #6, Red Sonja Vol 5 TPB, Painkiller Jane vs. Terminator Volume 1 TPB, and New Battlestar Galactica Season Zero Volume 1 TPB.