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Press Release The Muppets were named New York City Family Ambassadors by NYC & Company, New York City’s tourism and marketing organization. As part of the year-long collaboration, the Muppets will encourage family travel to New York by highlighting the best ways for families to experience and enjoy the many dining and shopping venues, cultural institutions, parks and attractions across the five boroughs.
One thing that stands out about the first Die Hard movie is how long it took to get to the end of the first act. It wasnâ€™t until John McClane hot footed it across the hallway to the stairwell that the action finally took off. Once those first 30 minutes passed, the film turned into one heck of an action flick. For Boom! Studiosâ€™ Die Hard: Year One, issue three marks the beginning of the action.
Oni Press is gearing up to have a good time at the 2009 New York Comic Con with the big release of Scott Pilgrim vs. The Universe.Â Oni has sent Major Spoilers a rundown of its events, panels, and signing for the convention. From Oni Press: Oni Press is in New York City for this year’s New York Comic Con! February 6th – 8th weâ€™ll be strutting our stuff at booth #1413. Come by and check out our eclectic library of titles including the premiere of: SCOTT PILGRIM VOLUME 5: SCOTT PILGRIM VS THE UNIVERSE by Bryan Lee O’Malley Scott
Just Some Random Guy has posted his latest work featuring the action figures from the Marvel Universe promoting the New York City Comic Con. Why no DC Characters?Â DC said no to using its figures.Â Killjoys. Random Note From Random Guy: No, we’re not changing our Spider-Man action figure. We’re just complying with Marvel’s request that we not use Spider-Man action figures from the movies in these NYCC videos.
New York City, November 5, 2008â€” The Daily Bugle is reporting that, despite winning the popular vote, Stephen Colbert did not win the United States Presidency in the Marvel Universe, with Democratic nominee Barack Obama triumphing. When questioned by the media regarding the confusion, Marvel Comics EiC Joe Quesada said, â€œWe completely forgot the Marvel Universe reflects what happens in the real world…Ooops, our bad.â€ More on this story as it develops.
New York City, November 5, 2008â€”The early results are in and the Daily Bugle is reporting that Stephen Colbert has won the United States Presidency in the Marvel Universe. While many states still have yet to report their numbers, Colbert is already claiming a victory. More on this story as it develops. via Marvel
Arriving in stores this week is the second installment of the Broken Trinity series from Top Cow.Â The series has the connection between the Witchblade, The Darkness and The Angelus broken, only to be rejoined by all new artifacts. Top Cow has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of the issue, that you can see after the jump.
Top Cow has announced the first volume of its Impaler trade will arrive in October, with a new sereis hitting stores in September. In Impaler, a derelict cargo ship is found adrift offshore during a terrible blizzard in New York City. When New Yorkâ€™s Finest is sent to investigate the missing crew, an unspeakable horror is unleashed that quickly spreads all over the snow-covered borough, as a vampire plague quickly moves through the cityâ€™s population. The peopleâ€™s only hope lies in Vlad Tepes, the real-life historical inspiration for the vampire legend, Dracula. Vlad the Impaler arrives to defend the city