We Warned You: Watchmen 2 is really happening.

DC Comics is really going forward with the Watchmen tie-in project that everybody's calling Watchmen 2, as we warned a while back. Bleeding Cool's inside sources tell them that Andy Kubert will draw one of four prequel miniseries, each of which tells a story about a different character from Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' … » 12/01/11 11:48am 12/01/11 11:48am

A very anachronistic comic book Thursday, filled with vamps and weird…

This week's comic crop brings us some wacky anachronism. Vampires run amok in 1930s Sin City, Billy the Kid investigates the Whitechapel Murders, and supernatural firearms invade the Old West in a new title from Oni Press. Here's what's up.

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A summer comic smorgasbord of mutants, Predators, and Dana Scully

What's in comic shops Wednesday? A lot of new X-titles, the Predators comic book sequel, and the X-Files meets 30 Days Of Night. Comic-Con may be next week, but there's plenty of four-panel action on the racks.


The X-books are having a particularly big week. The Second Coming crossover wraps up in X-Men: Second… » 7/13/10 9:30am 7/13/10 9:30am

New Beginnings And Pretty Pictures Dominate This Week's Comics

After the cathartic experience of last week's election, the comic industry is obviously looking to move onto new beginnings this week, if the raft of new series is anything to go by. We have supernatural forensic teams, superheroine envy, a beautiful art book and even a comic version of a novel that will make many of… » 11/11/08 9:00am 11/11/08 9:00am

Why Frank Miller's Spirit Can Only Fail

I've noticed a trend: We do a post about the upcoming movie version of The Spirit » 10/15/08 1:20pm 10/15/08 1:20pm, and commenters complain that we're too negative about it. Is it a ploy to bury Frank Miller's directing career, you ask? Why are we hating so much on a movie that we've not seen, and judging it on solely on the trailers and interviews…

10 Comics Creators We Wish Would Make Movies Instead Of Frank Miller

Click to viewWe used to love Frank Miller, before his comics work turned into schlocky self-parody. But even in his prime, Frank wouldn't be our first choice to direct a semi-major Hollywood movie, so we're sad that Miller's getting his shot at the brass ring with The Spirit. We can think of ten comics creators off the … » 8/12/08 7:01pm 8/12/08 7:01pm

Justice League Movie Takes Us Back to the Origins of Green Lantern and …

Justice League: The New Frontier comes out on DVD tomorrow, a straight-to-DVD release based on writer/artist Darwyn Cooke's series DC: The New Frontier. This is part of a trend of Warner and DC releasing original animated films on disc that might never have seen the light of day otherwise, beginning with last year's » 2/25/08 11:20am 2/25/08 11:20am