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News from October 2007 can be found here.

 

Sunday, September 30th, 2007

 

EW Book SectionEW Reviewing Comics

Entertainment Weekly is rolling comic reviews into their book section and we share our thoughts on the new feature

Added September 30th

 

Chain links over textNew Links Added

Our ever growing links page adds 10 new sites taking the count to 1,620. When it comes to links, we keep you connected!

Added September 30th

 

ThingArt Adams FF Cover
Honoring the reunion of Marvel’s First Family, Fantastic Four #551 gets a variant cover by legend Art Adams
Added September 30th

 

Lovecraft fun!H.P. Lovecraft Festival
As part of Dark Horse's commitment to the horror genre in comics they're sponsoring Portland's H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival
Added September 30th

 

Saturday, September 29th, 2007

 

Minimate Dr. StrangeMinimate Madness

Could there be a more addictive toy line? We take a brief look at minimates and shower you with cool promo posters

Added September 29th

 

InvincibleHot Shot of the Week

Celebrating the upcoming 50th issue of Invincible, we choose Ryan Ottley's dramatic cover as this week's Hot Shot

Added September 29th

 

Anita BlakeLim's Anita Blake
Marvel has announced that Ron Lim will be joining Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter as the new series artist with issue #8
Added September 29th

 

BumpFarewell Fangoria
Fangoria Comics has officially closed its doors announcing that existing projects and staff will relocate
Added September 29th

 

Friday, September 28th, 2007

 

WolverineWolverine Film News

As Wolvie preps for a solo film we share production plans, Australian set and crew info plus news of more mutants

Added September 28th

 

Zombie CapQuote of the Week

We've picked two quotes by Marvel Zombie artist Arthur Suydam. One on storytelling and one that proves a little ironic.

Added September 28th

 

Zack SnyderSnyder on Watchmen
Zack Snyder and Warner Brothers share a video update direct from the Vancouver set of the new Watchmen film
Added September 28th

 

Moon KnightAngel: After the Fall
IDW's twelve issue series picking up where Season Five left off is taking shape and now fans are invited to get into the action
Added September 28th

 

Moon KnightDevil's Due Goes West
Devil's Due Publishing hires IP Development Manager Stephen Christy to manage marketing and their West Coast Office
Added September 28th

 

Moon KnightMoon Knight Joins Up
He’s fought against the system, but now Moon Knight joins The Initiative in the special double-sized Moon Knight #13
Added September 28th

 

Thursday, September 27th, 2007

 

Zot!McCloud's Zot! Returns

Scott McCloud may be known for his theoretical work on comics, but in 1984 he created the must read comic Zot!

Added September 27th

 

Justice League of AmericaJustice League Film

Now that the film has been fast tracked, rumors are flying faster than the Flash's fleet feet. We're on it sorting the details!

Added September 27th

 

PodcastingComic Podcasting

Did you know we track comic podcasts? We just linked in an additional 32 new shows from all across the internet

Added September 27th

 

SullengreyCheck out Sullengrey
Welcome to Autumn’s Grove, a quaint little town where madness lurks and your fears manifest, then devour you whole.
Added September 27th

 

InvincibleInvincible & the Dead
Both The Walking Dead and Invincible are on the verge of reaching their fiftieth issues and we have previews
Added September 27th

 

DaredevilDaredevil Sells Out
Issue #100 gave us an intense look at the tortured psyche of Daredevil as he battled Mr. Fear and the Enforcers
Added September 27th

 

Wednesday, September 26th, 2007

 

Guy reading a newspaperMust Read Stories

A new mix of not to be missed blog stories. It's bar codes, Orlando train wrecks, truck accidents and comic pricing

Added September 26th

 

Robbie!Creator's Corner

Today's Corner update offers tips for pitching your comic and shares info on a great new cartooning scholarship program

Added September 26th

 

Steve HamakerSteve Hamaker Video
Steve Hamaker takes you for a quick video tour as he uses photoshop to color Thorn from Jeff Smith's Bone series

Added September 26th

 

BeastX-Men Race to End
X-Men: Endangered Species races towards its stunning conclusion as Beast travels around the world to solve the crisis
Added September 26th

 

Frazetta's Moon MaidFrazetta's Moon Maid
The Moon Maid statue is the second in an ongoing collection inspired by the original artwork of Frank Frazetta
Added September 26th

 

Ms. MarvelAvengers Last Stand
Nuclear missiles, Iron Man's missing, Sentry's in mourning and Ultron’s back in the form of Janet Pym to wreak havoc
Added September 26th

 

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

 

The SpiritThe Spirit Film News
Frank Miller's vision for the Spirit is taking shape with casting updates, audition slides and a firm 2009 release date

Added September 25th

 

Heroes ReturnsHeroes Season Two
Season Two of NBC's Heroes is underway and it looks as if the series is off to a solid restart but where's it heading?

Added September 25th

 

ShippingShipping This Week
Our comic release dates area reflects titles coming out through October 3rd. We post 'em as Diamond announces 'em.

Added September 25th

 

DarknessTop Cow for December
Check out Top Cow Productions title line-up for December. It's Darkness, Witchblade, Dark Sector and more
Added September 25th

 

Red SkullRed Skull’s Revenge
Captain America is dead. The Winter Soldier is Red Skull’s captive. Falcon and Black Widow betrayed. We have the preview!
Added September 25th

 

John NeeJohn Nee VP at DC
Paul Levitz has announced that Nee has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Business Development at DC
Added September 25th

 

Monday, September 24th, 2007

 

Iron ManDark Knight Film News

We've loaded up our Dark Knight Media hub with video clips, new casting info and links to several set updates

Added September 24th

 

Chain links over textHeroes Download Fate

Enjoy downloading Heroes from iTunes? Not for long. Check out NBC's recently announced plans for the future.

Added September 24th

 

Chain links over textNew Links Added

Our ever growing links page adds 10 new sites taking the count to 1,610. When it comes to links, we keep you connected!

Added September 24th

 

GonDC CMX: Gon
Don't read Japanese but find yourself wondering about the fuss over manga? Gon is a good starter series
Added September 24th

 

White TigerThis Week's Marvel
Hey there True Believers, here’s your official list of Marvel comics and collections arriving this Wednesday
Added September 24th

 

The GoonThe Goon: Chinatown
Powell has been sowing the seeds of Chinatown and the Mystery of Mr. Wicker for years in his award-winning series
Added September 24th

 

Sunday, September 23rd, 2007

 

 

Mike WieringoWieringo Benefit

Artists step forward with tribute pieces which will raise money for The Hero Initiative and the ASPCA in Mike's name

Added September 23rd

 

Robbie!Creator's Corner

Today's Corner update offers tips for hand lettering comics and ties together some additional Zuda Comics info

Added September 23rd

 

Groo!Groo: Hell on Earth
After twenty-five years, your favorite dim-witted barbarian is the world’s only hope in this new limited series
Added September 23rd

 

She-HulkDavid's New She-Hulk
She-Hulk #22 features new series writer Peter David and artist Shawn Moll with great Ed McGuinness variant covers
Added September 23rd

Saturday, September 22nd, 2007

 

Zuda ComicsZuda Comics Deal

DC has released more info on Zuda Comics, a new imprint that permits creators to submit your work samples to DC
Added September 22nd

 

World War Hulk PosterHot Shot of the Week

John Romita Jr's oversized World War Hulk poster collecting all five of his variant covers scores with us this week
Added September 22nd

ThunderboltsThunderbolt Pennance
Will Penance Destroy The Thunderbolts? The team confronts Penance’s fractured psyche in Thunderbolts #117
Added September 22nd

 

Abe SapienHellboy’s Abe Sapien
Mike Mignola teams with Eisner-nominated artist Jason Shawn Alexander for five-part miniseries featuring Abe Sapien 
Added September 22nd

Friday, September 21st, 2007

 

Shazam by Mike KunkelQuote of the Week

As Mike Kunkel puts together an all-ages Shazam for DC, we salute his efforts with our Quote of the Week

Added September 21st

 

WatchmenWatchmen Film News

Our Watchmen Media hub has been updated with casting details, production coverage, possible delay details and more

Added September 21st

 

Write for Comic Related?Do you like to write?

We invite bloggers, reviewers and writers to consider joining our growing Comic Related family as a contributor

Added September 21st

Marvel Costume Contest Costume Contest
Spend Halloween dressed up as a hero or villain?  Marvel wants to see your costume and they’re handing out prizes 
Added September 21st

 

Mid-Ohio ConCGC at Mid-Ohio Con
The CGC is pleased to announce that they will be attending Mid-Ohio Con on November 24 & 25, 2007 in Columbus, Ohio
Added September 21st

 

Ultimates 3 #1Ultimates, Round 3
Ultimates 3 #1 will arrive in stores this December with two gatefold covers! We have preview covers and all the details.

Added September 21st

 

Thursday, September 20th, 2007

 

Iron ManIron Man Film News

We've updated our Iron Man Media hub with trailer footage and the latest word on the new Iron Man video game

Added September 20th

 

PodcastingComic Podcasting

Did you know we track comic podcasts? We just linked in an additional 111 new shows from all across the internet

Added September 20th

 

ThorMarvel's New Hub

We take a look at Marvel's recently relaunched Movie and TV Hub and poke a bit of fun at the similarity to our own Media Center

Added September 20th

 

Stumptown Comics ShowStumptown Show
From it's humble start this Portland show has grown to a two-day event with Matt Wagner, Mike Allred and others
Added September 20th

 

Umbrella AcademyDid you miss it?
Umbrella Academy hit store shelves yesterday and it's our choice as this Wednesday's not-to-be-missed book
Added September 20th

 

The Hero InitiativeHero heads to Orlando
The Hero Initiative will make it's first appearance at Orlando Comic-Con this weekend with Joshua Ortega and others
Added September 20th

 

Marvel's Secret Invasion Has BegunMarvel Secret Invasion
In 2008, the Marvel Universe will be consumed by Secret Invasion and we have the official preview trailer
Added September 20th

 

Wednesday, September 19th, 2007

 

Robbie!Creator's Corner

Today's Corner update is all about the numbers. It's 8 things we want in comics and a 6 part series of self publishing tips.

Added September 19th

 

Guy reading a newspaperMust Read Stories

A new mix of not-to-be-missed blog stories. It's hookups, Indy creators, safe Daleks and hush, hush info

Added September 19th

 

Chain links over textNew Links Added

Our ever growing links page adds 10 new sites taking the count to 1,600. When it comes to links, we keep you connected!

Added September 19th

 

 

The Essence of Willow StatueEssence of Willow
We're pleased to begin offering you Diamond Select Toy sneak peeks starting with the Essence of Willow statue
Added September 19th

 

New Warriors #5New Warriors Death?
A Death in the New Warriors? The nefarious cabal known as the Zodiac move in for the kill and we have a full preview
Added September 19th

 

Tom FassbenderBOOM! gets new VP
BOOM! Studios announced today that comic veteran Tom Fassbender has taken the role of VP of Publishing for the company
Added September 19th

 

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

 

ComicScoutUseful Site Alert
ComicScout helps fans track their favorite writers and artists, notifying them when new comics ship and we have the details

Added September 18th

 

ShippingShipping This Week
Our comic release dates area reflects titles coming out through September 26th. We post 'em as Diamond announces 'em.

Added September 18th

 

Comic RelatedEvolution Continues

Following all the recent site changes, we're tweaking other areas of Comic Related. Today it's our Related Recap

Added September 18th

 

 

Zero KillerZero Killer
The remnants of humanity try to survive at the water's edge as Zero Killer #2 hits store shelves from Dark Horse
Added September 18th

 

The Misadventures of Clark and JeffersonClark & Jefferson
Sheriff Clark & Deputy Jefferson learn that the creatures from the sky have arrived... and they are hungry!
Added September 18th

 

X-Men: Die By The SwordDie By The Sword
The Exiles and Excalibur meet in X-Men: Die By The Sword. Events here will affect both teams and we have preview pages
Added September 18th

 

Monday, September 17th, 2007

Steve HamakerComic Foundry

We look at the launch of Comic Foundry Magazine which debuted in late August enjoying a solid kickoff party in NY

Added September 17th

 

Steve HamakerSteve Hamaker Video

Coloring with Steve Hamaker shows you how to set up your comic page file before adding color in photoshop

Added September 17th

 

 

Savage Sword Collection: Conan BustSavage Sword Busted
Dark Horse has unveiled the first in a series of sculptures based on Robert E. Howards' classic characters
Added September 17th

 

World War Hulk #4This Week's Marvel
Hey there True Believers, here’s your official list of Marvel comics and collections arriving this Wednesday
Added September 17th

 

Umbrella AcademyUmbrella Academy
Gerard Way will be doing two in-store signings to celebrate the release of Umbrella Academy: Apocalypse Suit

Added September 17th

 

Sunday, September 16th, 2007

 

SubCulture #2SubCulture Reviewed

We take a detailed look at Ape Entertainment's SubCulture limited series. Admit it. You may just be one of them!

Added September 16th

 

DC 52 #1DC 52 Cover Gallery

We've just launched a new cover gallery. This time out we walk through all 52 covers of the now classic DC weekly series.

Added September 16th

 

Robbie!Creator's Corner

In today's Corner update, we take a look at two talent searches and point you toward an editor's view of a comic writer

Added September 16th

 

 

Top Cow ProductionsFight Mobile Boredom
Top Cow has announced it will make its favorite
characters and content available to view and share on Zannel
Added September 16th

 

Viper ComicsViper Talent Search
Viper Comics accepting 5-page short story submissions in the noir, crime, or horror genre until November 20th.
Added September 16th

 

Small Press Expo Badge ArtSmall Press Expo Art

We share this year's Small Press Expo badge art as designed by David Heatley and give you a bit of info on the show

Added September 16th

 

Satuday, September 15th, 2007

 

The Good DoctorTracking Doctor Who

We've begun tracking the modern Doctor Who series in our Media Center! Check our new page for all the latest news.

Added September 15th

 

PhallaxHot Shot of the Week

The Sinestro Corps War brings Ron Marz and Kyle Rayner together to look at the character's downfall and descent to Parallax

Added September 15th

 

Industry StatsAugust Industry Info

On Friday, Diamond released their monthly Direct Market Sales Charts and Market Share report for August 2007

Added September 15th

 

 

Suydam Spider-Man ZombieNew Zombies Cover
Marvel has unveiled the brand new Arthur Suydam cover to the much anticipated Marvel Zombie: The Covers HC
Added September 15th

 

Mouse-a-walkingIgnatz Nominees
The Ignatz Awards are a festival prize which recognizes outstanding achievements in both comics and cartooning
Added September 15th

 

GrooDo I err? Go get Groo

Run out and buy the 25th anniversary special of Groo from Dark Horse. A great chance to catch a comic humor institution!

Added September 15th

 

Friday, September 14th, 2007

 

Jonathan GilpinBaltimore Comic-Con

We welcome guest writer Jonathan Gilpin as he shares a great look back on last weekend's Baltimore Comic-Con

Added September 14th

 

Comic RelatedEvolution in Action

We'd like to take a moment today and welcome you to the strikingly new look of Comic Related

Added September 14th

 

Jim ShooterQuote of the Week

This time out we selected Jim Shooter's controversial comments on the current state of comics as our quote of the week.

Added September 14th

 

 

Hero InitiativeAuctioning off Spidey
The Final 16 Ultimate Spider-Man #100 covers go on ebay today! It's your final opportunity to win a piece of history.
Added September 14th

 

Runaways #28Runaways Race Back

The critically acclaimed Dead End Kids storyline continues in Runaways. We have all the details plus a 4 page preview

Added September 14th

 

Potter's FieldPotter's Field Party

Meltdown and BOOM! Studios presents the LA Potter's Field Release Party with Mark Waid signing issue #1

Added September 14th

 

Mid-Ohio-ConMid-Ohio-Con Heroes

The Winners of TV's Who Wants To Be A Superhero will team up with Feedback for the November 24 & 25 show in Columbus, Ohio

Added September 14th

 

Thursday, September 13th, 2007


Guy reading a newspaperMust Read Stories

A mix of not-to-be-missed blog stories. It's barcodes, hidden Conan messages, Bat-Fans, Action #1 and more!

Added September 13th

 

Chain links over textNew Links Added

Our ever growing links page adds 10 new sites taking the count to 1,590. When it comes to links, we keep you connected!

Added September 13th


Robbie!Creator's Corner

In today's Corner update, we take a look at CBR's Comic Book Idol and the upcoming book How to Make Webcomics

Added September 13th

 

WolverineWolverine's Retribution

Best selling author Gregg Hurwitz and Marcelo Frusin bring you the gritty self-contained Wolverine Annual: Deathsong

Added September 13th

 

Mike WieringoMike Wieringo Honored

To honor Mike Wieringo and celebrate his life, a special festive event has been set for Wednesday, September 19th

Added September 13th

Wednesday, September 12th, 2007

 

ForumsNeed a forum?

We're looking for a few talented creators (amateur
or pro) who've always wanted a forum dedicated to their work

Added September 12th

 

Robbie!Creator's Corner

Anthony Johnston gets you ready to write, getting out of the slush pile and Gary Reed contemplates writing in today's story pointers.

Added September 12th

 

MagnetoMovie News Added

Magneto film evolves into X-Men: Origins and Anthony Steward Head confirms Ripper BBC movie is in the works.

Added September 12th

 

JokerNews Roundup
We rundown the top 13 stories from Wednesday. It's Lex's Most Wanted, Potter's Field, Black Adam and much more

Added September 12th

Tuesday, September 11th, 2007

 

ShippingShipping This Week
Our comic release dates page reflects titles coming out through September 19th. We post 'em as Diamond announces 'em.

Added September 11th

 

X-ForceX-Force Returns

We take a look at the new X-Force set to debut in February of 2008. It's a team of four with a much darker edge

Added September 11th

 

Moon KnightNews Roundup
We rundown 15 of Tuesday's top stories. It's Moon Knight, Baltimore Buzz, Iron Man trailer, Noble Causes and more

Added September 11th

 

Robbie!Creator's Corner

In today's Corner update, we tie in solid stories featuring Warren Ellis on pitching a comic and the art of proposal etiqute

Added September 11th

 

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