IDW Publishing is another in the line of comic book publishers that have decided to take their wares to the web, by announcing a deal with Eagle One Media.Â Instead of a proprietary format, Eagle One Media and IDW are releasing titles in PDF format for a mimimum of $1.99. Eagle One Mediaâ€™s President, Eric Reichert, is excited about this new relationship. “Being able to work in partnership with IDW to make a significant number of their comics available for download to fans worldwide is a great opportunity for us. We’ve simplified the process so that comic fans can easily
This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast, Matthew, Stephen, and two special guests will be on hand to talk everything Legion of Super-Heroes.Â With a full rich history, and several reboots, we want you to sound off. What are your favorite, and least favorite, moments from Legion Lore.Â You can use the comment section below, drop us a voice mail by calling (785) 727-1939, or record your comments and send an email to email@example.com. We record the new show Tuesday night, so make sure you have your contribution to us by 5:00 PM CST.
Press Release (San Diego, December 8, 2008)Â Transformers fans have been waiting for the DINOBOTS to get a series of their very own for a long time.Â 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
IDW Publishing has announced it has reached an agreement with Hasbro to launch an all new line of G.I. Joe vs. Cobra comic books. The agreement not only includes the new monthly series, but also deluxe reprints from the vast G.I. Joe library. The first products from this deal, a new monthly comic book series based on classic G.I. JOE vs. COBRA lore, will be launched with an introductory debut issue in October 2008. Featuring all-new storylines, the comics will portray the epic struggle of the G.I. JOE team against the evil forces of COBRA, while highlighting the brandâ€™s favorite
DC Comics has announced it has made the first issue of Vertigo’s Northlanders available on its website for free. Northlanders Written by Brian Wood Art by Davide Gianfelice Cover by Massimo Carnevale Following the red-hot success of DMZ, Brian Wood’s NORTHLANDERS is a fresh take on the lore of the Vikings. NORTHLANDERS tells the epic tale of Sven, an exiled Viking prince who’s been living the decadent, high life in Constantinople â€” the 11th century’s answer to Las Vegas â€” but now must return to the desolate lands of his birth in the frigid islands of the North Sea to