Virgin Comics has announced it has formed a collaboration with Grant Morrison on MBXÂ a new intellectual property and animation franchise based on Indiaâ€™s iconic myth The Mahabharata. Morrisonâ€™s re-imagining of the epic tale of two families at war and the fate of the universe that hangs in the balance features an ancient world fused with incredible technology and super beings.Â At San Diego Comic-Con 2008, animation for the project will get its first public look.
The Superheroes Fashion and Fantasy exhibit is currently running at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City (until September 1, 2008). Included in the exhibit are costumes created for motion pictures and television as well as famous fashion designers interpretation of the superhero genre. In conjunction with the exhibit, the Met will have a one day conference about the show on June 22, featuring well known names like Alex Ross, The Dark Knight Executive Producer Michael Uslan, Paul Levitz, scholars and more. This all-day event of lectures and panel discussions brings together leading international scholars, critics, and designers