This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: Becky does the Ghost Dance in The Sixth Gun Vol. 6. We also review Bombshells United #1, Archie Vol. 4, and Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys: The Big Lie #6. Plus, which day is the first day of the week?
This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: The Sixth Gun is back, and it doesn’t stop being good. Marvel Secret Empire Free Comic Book Day lands in stores on Saturday. Also, reviews of Empowered and the Soldier of Love #3, Tekken #1, and House #2.
The Internet can be a wonderful thing! For instance, I learn so much reading this very site, MajorSpoilers.com, and that helps me be a better fan because I can talk intelligently about what’s happening in the industry in this column, among other things. However, the Internet also has a darker side that can discourage and dishearten creators and fans alike, and apparently kill projects altogether!
Press Release After reports of lower than average comic sales last August and reading of the blame being placed on the $3.99 price point, THE SIXTH GUN series creators Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt came to a decision: twelve extra pages at no additional cost. For the sixth issue of their new ongoing series THE SIXTH GUN, Bunn & Hurtt are adding twelve full pages of gun-slinging goodness, and they’re enlisting the help of comic superstar colorist Bill Crabtree (INVINCIBLE, JACK STAFF). “Having a colorist as accomplished as Bill [Crabtree] join the book was a no-brainer,” commented series writer and
A few days ago we posted information regarding Oni Press’ Them What Ails Ya: A Christmas Yarn, which is a short story in the Sixth Gun universe.Â Today Oni posted teh first chapter of the short accompanied by a Brian Hurtt illustration.Â The short story is a prose tale of “medicine shows, magic tonics, outlaws, cannibals, and bona fide Christmas miracles“, which leads up to the release of The Sixth Gun ongoing series by Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt in May 2010. An epic dark fantasy set in the Old West, THE SIXTH GUN is a new ongoing, full color