Celebrating March Madness (which is some kind of seasonal daze inflicted on America by either baseball or basketball or one of those other strange sports you all seem to love so much), Oni Press filled the week leading up to this past weekend's Emerald City Comic-Con with a series of big announcements, including the previously-reported news that the publisher is opening up submissions to everyone, and no less than seven new projects from a host of impressive creative teams. To help you pick a few winners (that's what March Madness means, right?) we've rounded up all the announcements in one place.
Marc Guggenheim, writer/producer for The CW's Arrow and The Flash TV shows -- and various comics including Arrow and The Flash -- will oversee an animated Vixen series set in the same universe as his other superhero shows, the network announced at the Television Critics' Association press tour on Sunday. Vixen will air on the CW's digital platform CW Seed this fall as a six episode mini-series.
Arrow producer Marc Guggenheim posted the image above to his Twitter account yesterday, along with the vague message, "Coming to Arrow season 2." What did he mean exactly? The actual character Rex Mason, also known as The Element Man? A company named for him? A talking van? He didn't specify, so we'll just have to wait and see.
Released around this time last year, the first hardcover collection of Rocketeer Adventures anthology quickly shot to the top of my list of 2011's best looking comic books. Created by the late Dave Stevens, The Roc
It took Smallville ten years and a television series finale before it got an ongoing comic companion, but the CW's new Green Arrow series, Arrow, will have a tie-in right out of the gate. With weeks to go before the show has even debuted on television, DC Comics has announced that it wil
On sale next week from IDW Publishing is The Rocketeer Adventures 2 #1, beginning a new series of short stories starring the late Dave Stevens' beloved creation, The Rocketeer. Fully authorized by Stevens' estate, the the lead story co
In accordance with what has become standard synergistic practice for comic book movies, DC Comics announced Thursday plans to publish a series of comic books tying-in to Green Lantern, the live-action feature film based on the legendary superhero. The five one-shot comics
If you like the movie "District 9," check out Marc Guggenheim's comic book "Resurrection" from Oni Press.
"District 9," the summer's unsuspecting breakout blockbuster from producer Peter Jackson, takes alien-invasion tropes and teases them out in innovative, original ways -- something it shares with the Oni Press comic "Resurrection," from TV and comics writer Marc Guggenheim. While the alien races in the two stories play very differen
Marvel's all-new cutting edge anthology series ups the ante with the action-packed Marvel Comics Presents #2, featuring Hellcat, Taskmaster, the enigmatic Weapon Omega, and the introduction of an all-new super team dedicated to Captain America! This issue's creative team is an equally amazing assemblage, featuring the writing talents of Marc Guggenheim, Kathryn Immonen, M. Zachary Sherman and Rich Koslowski; and the penciling prowess of Dave Wilkins, Stuart Immonen a
From the pages of Civil War, Robbie Baldwin, the man blamed for the Stamford tragedy, has assumed the guise of Penance and it's time for him to embark on a quest of redemption in Penance: Relentless #1 (of 5). From Civil War: Front Line scribe Paul Jenkins and fan favorite artist Paul Gulacy comes this t