Get the Flash Player to see this player. champs Atari has announced that Champions Online is now available in stores in North America today, and will hit Europe on September 4, 2009.Â While the Windows PC version is available today, there looks to be a bit of hiccup with the Xbox 360 version according to VG247.Â It appears Microsoft and Cryptic are trying to figure out how to implement the subscriber fee on Xbox LIVE, which already has a monthly fee tacked onto it. For those who are looking forward to the experience on the PC, today is the day.
The polystone statues from Sideshow Collectibles have been really great these last couple of years.Â I’ve picked up a few by Adam Hughes, and have been extremely pleased with the size, price, and details.Â The latest polystone diorama features The Punisher and Daredevil going at it. The latest addition to Sideshow’s line of Marvel collectibles is the Punisher VS Daredevil Diorama. This outstanding diorama is cast in heavy-weight, high-quality polystone, then hand-finished and hand-painted to exacting standards. Each piece is individually hand-numbered, then packaged in a durable foam shipping interior and beautiful full color box. The Punisher VS Daredevil Diorama
Press Release Fans of Zenescope’s dark and provocative fairy tale and Wonderland artwork are in for a treat as Zenescope unveils its line of silk screen printed designer t-shirts and custom skins.Â Zenescope will also be adding mugs, glassware and wall decals early in 2009 as they continue to expand their line of products. “The Zenescope brand is becoming more and more well-known even for those who might not read our comics, or any comics for that matter, very consistently.” says Zenescope VP Ralph Tedesco. “But we’re known as that company who puts dark, twisted and sexy spins on fairy
Bluewater Productions has announced it is teaming with B-movie director Roger Corman to bring some of Corman’s works to comic book form under the title Roger Corman Presents.Â Expect to see Death Stalker, The Barbarian Queen, Humanoids From The Deep, and Black Scorpion. “Roger Corman’s body of work is so visual and visceral,” said Bluewater’s president Darren G. Davis. “What will make these titles stand out is that Mr. Corman will be personally involved in their development,” Davis said. This is not just another licensing gimmick, butÂ an outlet to rediscover his creative genius and a chance for readers to
One of my pet loves in the literary world is the mystical and demonic. There is nothing quite like a well told, not too anti-Christian, believable mystical story. Gaiman did it so well with American Gods, and Joss Whedon did the campy just as well with Buffy and Angel. But one of the better portrayals of the mystical universe has always stemmed from DCâ€™s line of mystical and magical characters.
Radical Publishing has announced Jim Steranko – yes, that Jim Steranko – has joined the company’s line up of guests that will be signing at the company booth at San Diego Comic-Con.Â While you may be able to find Jim floating around the show floor, Radical told Major Spoilers that Jim will be signing exclusively for them. â€œI donâ€™t think it gets any bigger than having Jim Steranko along with Yoshitaka Amano on board for Comic-Con 2008â€ states Radical Publishingâ€™s President and Publisher, Barry Levine.Â â€œIâ€™m also excited over the fact that Steranko is part of our Comic-Con panel, and
The House of Ideas announced this past weekend that Orson Scott Card’s Ender’s Game will get the comic book treatment as part of Marvel’s Author’s line. The adaptation will be done by Christ Yost (writer), Pasqual Ferry (art), with Mr. Card overseeing the project. The comic series will mark the first visualization of the best-selling sci-fi epic in which the worldâ€™s most gifted children are taken to Battle School to prepare them for the fight of their livesâ€”and to save humanity from its greatest threat! It is the tale of an unassuming young boy named Ender Wiggin, who will rise
Nearly every title in Heroic Publishing’s line is available on the free download service wowio.com (the free downloads are supported by internal ads). The latest release features the Tigress in Champions #40. CHAMPIONS #40 includes three complete adventures. First, the all-new TIGRESS crosses paths with Flare’s friendliest enemy, the winsome WHIPPERETTE, in an all-new adventure by Wilson Hill and Dick Giordano. Long-time Flare-fans take note: The villain of this piece is none other than ERIK SCHADEL, the sinister sorcerer who wields the power of DEMON, the man who just might be Flare’s father. Then, for the first time in color,