Cecil Steadman was always a busy guy. His typical day in the office involved teleporting all over the place and coordinating superhuman responses to super villain crises. The came Mark Grayson and his misguided, immature utilitarian ethics. And a dinosaur.
Diamond Select Toys is set to release the third wave of Walking Dead Minimates upon the world, and to prove it, they sent over the final packaging for the Toy “R” Us assortment.
Zombies are massing to make a run at your real estate and they’re bent on world domination in updated takes on the classic game franchises, Monopoly and Risk. Brought to you by USAopoly—and available exclusively from Diamond Comic Distributors— MONOPOLY: The Walking Dead Survival Edition and RISK: The Walking Dead Survival Edition games are both slated for a September 2013 release. Kirkman’s groundbreaking The Walking Dead graphic novels were #1 in sales for the past two years.
Or – “A Walking Dead Double-Feature!”
What has Negan done with Carl Grimes?
The Guardians of the Globe are back, but this time they didn’t bring Harry Potter! Phil Hester and Todd Nauck are given the reins of the Invincible spin-off series in this new ongoing from Skybound and Image Comics, and Major Spoilers gives it the twice-over!
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We won’t get to see Danai Gurira as The Walking Dead’s Michonne until October, but those who are headed to the San Diego Comic Con will be able to get their hands on an exclusive action figure from McFarlane Toys.
Or – “Another Title That Is Maddening To Read One Month At A Time…”
Long ago, I found myself giving up my monthly hold list slot for Neil Gaiman’s Sandman, because I couldn’t stand the wait for the next issue. It is rare for me to be the proverbial trade-waiter, but as my Walking Dead collection will attest, it still happens occasionally. With the recent WD season finale, I’ve found myself wanting to check in on Rick and the cast of post-apocalyptic whatever-state-it-is.
I think the cover image is probably a a strong indicator as to how well things are goin’…
Today, SKYBOUND Entertainment announces the formation of SKYBOUND Asia, a partnership with Figo Fuad and James Lockard of Moving Images. The new venture is based in Singapore and will include comic distribution, marketing, merchandising, and participation in regional conventions.
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The Infinite #1 arrives in August, and if you can’t tell, the art is by Rob Leifeld.
Or – “Meanwhile, Back On Earth…”
It’s been some time since Mark Grayson went into space to deal with the Viltrumite menace. After nigh on a year in space, and half a dozen brushed with death, he’s returned home to find his girlfriend Atom Eve has been through a few changes as well…
Dinosaurs, Rockets, Mad Scientists, and wily kids. What more could you ask for? Maybe a few mojitos, a secluded beach, and Christina Hendricks…hey, hey! This is a all ages book! But, does it please inner child as well as the adult? Take the jump and find out.
A free preview of Robert Kirkman’s Super Dinosaur will launch via comiXology, the leading digital comics distributor, on Wednesday, February 23, 2011.
Super Dinosaur is the story of Derek Dynamo, age 10 and his best friend, a genetically-altered 9-foot-tall Tyrannosaurus Rex, who team up to save the world. Kirkman, author of The Walking Dead, previously announced that that he will release the first full issue of Super Dinosaur – digitally and in print – on April 1, 2011.