Press Release Ted McKeever (MINIATURE JESUS, Metropol) introduces a chilling dystopia in THE SUPERANNUATED MAN, the first of a six-issue miniseries from Shadowline.
The big trend in promoting comics has been taking a series or issue and turning it into a “Motion Comic”.Â This is where the art is scanned or imported into a motion graphics application like Adobe After Effects, and then manipulated to give the illusion you are watching an animated feature.Â I’ve seen some really good stuff, and I’ve seen some absolute drek. The latest comic to get the treatment is the old Batman: Black and White series from DC Comics.Â I’ve watched the trailer and it does look pretty good, and will more than likely check out the ten
Better late than never, I always say.Â This week Image Comics slips Major Spoilers a sneak peek at Brit #9, Bruce: The Little Blue Spruce, I Hate Gallant Girl #1, I Kill Giants #5, Jack Staff #19, The Ted McKeever Library, Book One: Transit, and the first volume of the Youngblood series.
Image Comics’ imprint Shadowline is expanding the Definitive Ted McKeever collection to include McKeever’s Eisner-nominated Eddy Current story. McKeever’s EDDY CURRENT begins with its titular hero confined to an asylum until a mail-order Dynamic Fusion Suit allows him to escape and pursue his dream of saving the world. This definitive edition continues the tradition set by volume one, TRANSIT, by featuring EDDY CURRENT as never before with the complete, re-mastered story and many never or rarely seen pieces. The black and white The Definitive Ted McKeever Library, Volume 2: Eddy Current arrives December 17, 2008 and will sell for $34.99.
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
Image Comics has sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information for titles arriving in stores July 2008. COMIC BOOK TATTOO OGN â€“ GEM OF THE MONTH by PIA GUERRA, JOHN REPPION, LEAH MOORE, DAVID MACK, MIKE DRINGENBERG, COLLEEN DORAN, JONATHAN HICKMAN, JAMES OWEN, ERIC CANETE, TED McKEEVER, JOCK, ANTONY JOHNSTON, DAME DARCY and over 70 more! edited by RANTZ A. HOSELEY cover JASON â€œSTUNTKIDâ€ LEVESQUE INSPIRED BY THE SONGS OF TORI AMOS! Over 80 of the best creators from every style and genre, have contributed over 50 stories to this anthology featuring stories inspired by the songs of