Drop Dead Dangerous #2 out now!

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The latest issue of the independent comic series Drop Dead Dangerous was recently released over at digital comics seller DriveThruComics and proved to be a “surprise hit” after debuting high on the site’s Hot 100 list. With more action, mystery and bloodshed, the issue ups the ante in this manga-style horror comic set in the weird, weird West! Drop Dead Dangerous #2 also comes in a special bundle with issues #0 and #1. For just … Continue reading

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Game Review: Batman: Arkham City

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Batman: Arkham City is the sequel to the hit game Batman: Arkham Asylum from 2009. Batman: Arkham City takes place only a few months following the events that transpired at Arkham Asylum. Former Arkham Asylum warden Quincy Sharp is now mayor of Gotham City. Sharp has ordered that the inmates of Arkham Asylum be moved into a sealed off area of Gotham. Batman: Arkham City begins with Bruce Wayne being abducted by Dr. Hugo Strange. … Continue reading

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BENT CON 2011

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BENT-CON is the convention for encouraging, celebrating and appreciating LGBT and LGBT-friendly comic-book artists, writers, creators, publishers, directors and producers, creating media targeted directly to LGBT audiences or as part of the larger realm of underground and mainstream pop-culture as a whole. BENT-CON is committed to encouraging the vast talent and creativity within a queer and queer-friendly environment for those passionate about sharing their respective talents with YOU — the Fans — New and not-so-new … Continue reading

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Beyond The Fringe

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Where is Peter Bishop? Has anyone checked with DC Comics? Since Fringe star Joshua Jackson hasn’t been needed on set as much this season it seems he’s decided to use his downtime to leave his mark on the rest of the Fringe-verse. Jackson will be writing three issues of DC’s Beyond the Fringe, a bi-weekly, digital comic series. According to the official press release the issues will “alternate every two weeks between ‘A’ and ‘B’ … Continue reading

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Interview: Jim Trombetta (The Horror! The Horror!)

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The Horror! The Horror! Comic Books the Government Didn’t Want You to Read! By Jim Trombetta Published by Abrams ComicArts What are some of the source materials used to created this collection of rare comics?  First, when I first got the idea, I studied what was available at Comic-Cons because outside of EC I didn’t really know what existed. I just had an idea it was special somehow. I also started to scan e-Bay, which … Continue reading

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Zombie Epic Crosses into Blockbuster Hollywood Franchises

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San Diego, CA – A first in comic book history, IDW Publishing is proud to announce INFESTATION! Starting in January 2011, INFESTATION will infect STAR TREK, GHOSTBUSTERS, TRANFORMERS and G.I. JOE comics with zombies, zombies, and more zombies. To help create this multi-dimensional saga, IDW is teaming up with fan-favorite writers Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning (The Thanos Imperative, Legion of Super-Heroes) and artist David Messina (TRUE BLOOD). “This is definitely one of those ‘there’s no way they’ll ever do this’ kind of events,” said … Continue reading

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Whatever happened to the HACK/SLASH movie?

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Something there doesn’t seem to have been much progress with of late has been the movie adaptation of the Hack/Slash comic book series. Word that the film was going into development came way back in 2006 at SDCC from series creator Tim Seeley. The flick was supposed to be arriving in 2008, and yet there was no more real news until Variety announced in July 2009 that Fredrik Bond would be taking over the director’s … Continue reading

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