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Kyle Latino Reimagines Jack Kirby’s New Gods As A Western, And It’s Awesome

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Sometimes, amazing things can come out of casual conversations. That's what happened this weekend when Luke Herr was plotting out an RPG campaign based around the idea of retelling Jack Kirby's classic Fourth World saga as a western, full of gun-slinging cowboys and steam-powered parademons battling it out in a town called Hope, and artist Kyle Latino stepped up to do some redesigns for what they began calling "The 4th West."

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Ask Chris #239: Can Darkseid Really Be The Ultimate Bad Guy Of The DC Universe?

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Q: Do you think Darkseid deserves to be considered the ultimate bad guy of the DC Universe? What are his achievements? -- @Lionel_Leal

A: I don't want to turn this into "Ask Chris About Jack Kirby's Fourth World" --- as opposed to my usual strategy of spending an entire week talking about the moral significance of Batman's utility belt or whatever --- but over the last few years, Darkseid has been a more prominent fixture of the DC Universe than any other time in his forty-year history. I think it probably started with how he was treated on Superman: The Animated Series and Justice League, but just in the past three years we've seen him as the villain that launched the New 52, and the villain who's probably going to show up in a movie about the Justice League at some point. So with all due respect, LL, it's not really a matter of "Darkseid deserves."

Darkseid is.

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Ask Chris #238: Why You Should Probably Pick Up Walter Simonson’s ‘Orion’

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Q: How immediately should we should we all be buying the new Orion by Walt Simonson omnibus? -- @atnorwood

A: Every now and then I like to take a swing at a softball question, but this one is just gently wafting over the plate, taking a moment to stop offer me an engraved invitation. So here's the quick answer: Ideally, you should be buying that Orion omnibus right now, if not sooner, maybe going as far as buying it in back issues too so you have something to read while you wait for it to be delivered. As a general rule of thumb, pretty much anything with the words "WALT SIMONSON" written on the cover is something that's going to be worth having on your bookshelf.

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Your Future Belongs to This Darkseid Statue Now

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There is no God, only Darkseid. Darkseid is the alpha and omega. And now thanks to Sideshow Collectibles, you can proudly display the benevolent ruler of Apokolips in your home to lord over your every move.

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Link Ink: Square Enix’s Darkseid Figure, ‘Power Rangers’ Movie Release Date And A ‘Betty Boop’ Animated Movie?

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Each weekday, ComicsAlliance brings you a carefully selected variety of links from around the web about comics and comics-related media, including movies, video games, toys, and whatever else might be worth noting. Quite frankly, these are items you may just need to know about to have a productive day. Take a look at today's hand-picked links after the jump.

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Rumor Has It Darkseid Is The Villain Of The Upcoming ‘Justice League’ Movie

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If a rumor from The Wrap reporter Jeff Snider is to be believed, Marvel Studios and DC Entertainment could soon have competing, craggy-faced, evil space gods appearing in their films very soon.

Thanos has already made one appearance in a Marvel film, and his voice actor for Guardians of the Galaxy, Josh Brolin has been announced. Now, Snider reports that none other than Darkseid, the seeker of Anti-Life and the villain that simply "is," will be the big bad of the planned Justice League film, which is said to be coming out in May 2017.

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Link Ink: ‘Skyrim’ Style TMNT, Funko’s Darkseid And The ‘Infinite Crisis’ Game’s Zatanna

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Gaming: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles come to Skyrim care of Nexus Mods.

Toys: Funko has posted a prototype for its upcoming Darkseid Pop! Vinyl figure.

Gaming: Zatanna is the latest

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Ask Chris #149: Darkseid Is

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Over a lifetime of reading comics, Senior Writer Chris Sims has developed an inexhaustible arsenal of facts and opinions. That's why, each and every week, we turn to you to put his comics culture knowledge to the test as he responds to your reader questions!

Q: How awesome is Darkseid as a fixture in a supehero universe? -- @TheGonzales

A: So awesome. Largely because he's the Space Devil

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Kris Anka & Zac Roane Are The ‘Agents Of Redesign’ [Art]

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If you aren't familiar with Kris Anka by now, you should be. A talented comic artist, he may currently be best known for his comic book fashion sense, specifically the costume redesigns he did for the recently relaunched Uncanny X-Force -- including the return of Mohawk Storm. Basical

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Link Ink: The New Harry Osborn, Movie Darkseid Rumor And Gundam Santa

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Movies: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 director Marc Webb has announced the new movie Harry Osborn, actor Dane DeHaan (Chronicle).

Humor: Simon Liu recreates the classic Batman-themed variation of "Jingle Bell

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