This week sees the release of Vertigo's Strange Adventures anthology, featuring eight eight-page standalone sci-fi stories by creators like Paul Cornell, Peter Milligan and Jeff Lemire, plus an eight-page prelude to the next creator-owned opus by the 100 Bullets team of Brian Azzarello/Eduardo Risso, Spaceman, scheduled to start this fall. If you like sci-fi brain-teaser short stories by a murderer's row of creators old and new alike, this is a solid $8 investment. We've got several teaser pages and a table of contents for the included stories.While Strange Adventures is a mixed bag -- as anthologies tend to be -- the highs are high, and the art is superb thr
Vertigo released this week the Paul Pope-illustrated cover of Strange Adventures #1, the mature readers revival of DC Comics' venerable science fiction anthology. A one-shot going on sale later this year, Strange Adventur
"Heavy Liquid" artist Paul Pope -- who's also contributing an "Adam Strange" strip to "Wednesday Comics" -- sat down with io9's Graeme McMilliam for an inside glimpse at his work not only on the comics page but the DJ booth, where he's been playing parties after connecting with the Eclectic Method remix trio. Pope describes his sets as "a shot in the nuts from a laser in the Cantina bar."
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--The video that's taking the internet by storm: a "Green Lantern" fan-made film trailer is nothing short of incredible, with "Firefly"'s Nathan Fillion as Hal Jordan.
-- Hey, New Yorkers! This Thursday, May 28 is "Carousel," an event brimming with cartoon slideshows, artists, performers, and graphic no
Ever since DC announced its ambitious Wednesday Comics project --a 16-page, weekly newspaper-style collection a la the Sunday comics section -- we've been watching for updates and previews, and we have not been disappointed.
Now, artist Paul Pope has linked to a page of his upcoming Adam Strange Wednesday comic cal
Danish cartoonists help celebrate Batman's 70th birthday, despite the whole "Batman being dead" thing. (via Comics Reporter)
Fantasy author George R. R. Martin joins Devil's Due Publishing and Marvel in no longer being able to deal with the Dabel Brothers. (
Jimmy Palmiotti (Painkiller Jane, Countdown, Jonah Hex) and Amanda Conner (Green Arrow Black Canary Wedding Special, Power Girl), along with an impressive slate of additional writers and artists have joined the roster for the September 8-9, 2007 Baltimore Comic-Con.
Scott Kurtz (PvP), Tim Truman (Conan), Pop Mhan (Spy Boy), Norman Lee (Mary Jane), Bob McLeod (New Mutants), Stephane Roux (Birds of Prey),
Chris Pitzer and AdHouse Books will sponsor the appearances of acclaimed THB creator Paul Pope and high-profile Fables cover artist James Jean at Baltimore Comic-Con, September 8-9, 2007 at the Baltimore Convention Center.
Dan DiDio, Senior Vice-President and Executive Editor of DC Comics, will also attend the sho