Talking guns, cars with wings and living A/Cs? Welcome to Ballistic

In the future, your gun will talk to you — and it’ll be kind of an asshole. That's assuming the future ends up like Adam Egypt Mortimer and Darick (Transmetropolitan) Robertson’s fantastic new scifi comic Ballistic, coming out next Wednesday from Black Mask. Check out our five-page preview, then stay tuned as Mortimer… » 7/05/13 11:00am 7/05/13 11:00am

A first look at the schedule of MorrisonCon, Grant Morrison's own gonzo…

From September 28-30, Las Vegas will be the host to MorrisonCon, a three-day comics and culture convention curated by none other than author Grant Morrison. Morrison — who's scripted such acclaimed comics as The Invisibles, We3, and Flex Mentallo — has not only assembled an impressive roster of comic talent, he's also… » 8/29/12 6:30am 8/29/12 6:30am

The Biggest Winners and Losers of Comic Con 2012!

Comic Con is the pop culture Thunderdome. Every year, studios bring dozens of their massively expensive properties to the San Diego Convention Center, and only some will emerge with victory. Comic Con can't make or break a project — but it can generate tons of buzz, which is a priceless commodity. So which movies and… » 7/16/12 1:20pm 7/16/12 1:20pm

Phonogram, our fave comic about magicians channeling Madonna records,…

In artist Jamie McKelvie and author Kieron Gillen's Image Comics series Phonogram, a group of British magicians draw their supernatural powers from pop music LPs ranging from Pulp to Robyn to Dexys Midnight Runners. It's a sleek and clever comic with two volumes — Rue Britannia and The Singles Club — and has also been… » 2/27/12 1:20pm 2/27/12 1:20pm