Releasing April 19 is Portal 2, the sequel to one of the most beloved cult video games in recent memory. Beyond the physics-defying puzzles and other innovative gameplay challenges of Portal, its story of a young woman and her struggle to survive a deadly super science gauntlet put forth by a psychopathic artificial intelligence has captivated gamers with its humor and its heart, and the Portal creators at Valve have expanded that story into the pure narrative form of comics with the help of Powers co-creator Michael Avon Oeming.
Courtesy of Valve, we've got that entire 26-page digital comic for you to read right
It's hard to believe it's taken this long, but Powers, the long-running superhero noir by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming, has been picked up for a television pilot for the FX network. News came over the weekend that an impressive troupe of talent will be behi
Following on the heels of his and Alex Maleev's creator-owned "Scarlet" series for Marvel's Icon imprint, writer Brian Michael Bendis revealed to CBR on Saturday the existence of "Takio," a forthcoming all-ages series with Michael Avon Oeming. The story of contentious superpowered sisters in an adopted family, "Takio" was co-created with
Marvel's Icon imprint has been getting a fair amount of attention in the digital space lately by announcing that a few of its biggest titles, "Powers" by Brian Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming, along with Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips' "Criminal" and "Incognito" will join Mark Millar and John Romita Jr
ComicsAlliance's Chris Murphy reviews the biggest -- and best -- comic books hitting the shelves this week.
BACK ON THE CASE - Powers 1
It's been two years since we last saw an issue of "Powers," the superhero police procedural from writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Michael Avon Oeming. But this week the series is back and kicking off
Captain America is dead...long live Captain America! It's the story that impacted an entire generation and changed the world of comics forever-Captain America's return! In Avengers Classic #4, experience the modern origin of Captain America like never before, in this re-mastered reprint of the seminal Avengers #4 and a brand new story from Captain America's past! This all-new tale by writer Dwayne McDuffie (Fantastic Four) and artist Michael Avon Oeming (Powers) reveals a pivotal moment in Cap's past-the quest to discover if Steve Rogers really is the legendary Captain America!
"As soon as the Sub-Mariner finds that block of ice with a man frozen inside, you can practically feel the seismic shift the world of comics was about to experience," said editor Alejandro Arbona. "This Stan Lee and Jack Kirby milestone, a masterpiece of an issue, changed the Marvel Universe forever, and planted the seeds fo
The Hero Initiative's booth is the place to be at this year's Dragon*Con, which will run August 31 – September 3, 2007. Hero will be located at Tables 1 and 2 in Artist Alley in the Hilton Hotel Galleria Exhibit Hall and is where you will find the amazing Michael Avon Oeming, Terry Moore and Whilce Portacio and more!
In addition to fabulous booth guests, Hero has the first copies of Mice Templar #1 but they are limited to 100 so stop by early. Benefit products include limited editio
Marvel is pleased to announce that (of 5) has sold out at Diamond (though copies may be available at the retail level). This five-issue crossover event between Marvel Comics and Dynamite Entertainment marks
Canada's under attack by the Wrecking Crew and only Omega Flight can stop them...if they can manage not to kill each other first! In Omega Flight #4, the newly formed Canadian super team must put aside their differences-including the murderer of Alpha Flight being appointed the new Guardian-to save Sasquatch from the Wrecking Crew & their menacing mystical allies. But, as the last remaining original Alpha Flight member on the team, are his days numbered? And if Sasqu
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