Art: IGN has a first look at Frank Quitely's variant cover for The Walking Dead #100, which drops in July. Good luck sleeping tonight, or ever again. [IGN]

Movies: 20th Century Fox will release the as-yet-unnamed X-Men: First Class sequel on July 18, 2014. [SHH]

Upcoming: Drawn & Quarterly has acquired the rights to Lisa Hanawalt's My Dirty Dumb Eyes, and will publish the collection of her cartooning work in the spring of 2013. [TCR]


Gaming: A video interview with The Amazing Spider-Man video game team sheds some light on what players can expect when the title drops on June 26. [Bonsai]

Toys: Sideshow Collectibles is now teasing its upcoming 1/6 scale Darth Vader figure, which will be on display at Comic-Con this July. [Sideshow]

Burlesque: The Gorilla Tango Theatre in Chicago will begin Go-Go Power Rangers: A Mighty Morphin' Burlesque performances (based on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, naturally) on June 8, with continuing shows running through July. [HuffPo]

Movies: Two new The Amazing Spider-Man stills show Spidey kicking it TMNT style and Gwen Stacy, you know, rocking a cool hat. [Marvelousnews]


Toys: Mattel's Scott Neitlich shows off this year's SDCC exclusive Death, Tiny Titans and Black Mask toys. [Toy Ark]