Shadowline, an imprint of Image Comics, has announced it will release 20 years of Ted McKeever’s work beginning this October with his first collection Transit. “To think after 20 years that I would be returning to TRANSIT is almost abstractly absurd,” said McKeever in a prepared statement. “TRANSIT had become my personal holy grail, but now, with this collected hardcover edition, I can roam free of it’s gaping wailing and allow it to scab over while I move on to new roads.” Following Transit, Shadowline will release Eddy Current and Metropol. Each edition will feature the definitive versions of McKeever’s
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.