Neil Gaiman's writing a prequel to Sandman in 2013

Given the hubbub and sales that Before Watchmen drummed up, it's not surprising that DC is looking to dip into their modern classics. And at last night's San Diego Comic-Con panel for the publisher's mature-readers Vertigo imprint, DC snuck in a bombshell — Neil Gaiman will be returning to his career-making comic The… » 7/13/12 7:35am 7/13/12 7:35am

Jim Lee and Dan DiDio reveal the most controversial change of the new…

You may have heard that DC Comics is relaunching their many titles this September. At Comic-Con, io9 had a chance to chat with DC Co-Publishers Jim Lee and Dan DiDio about how they implemented this sweeping initiative. We also learned about those secret editorial debates concerning the merits of Oliver Queen's goatee. » 7/22/11 6:55pm 7/22/11 6:55pm

Visionary Comic Creators Share Secret Origins

As expected, if you bring seven of comics' most talented and most outspoken creators together on a panel and just ask them about... well, anything and everything about comic books, you'll end up with an amusing and educational way to spend an hour... But also one that's impossible to summarize. That's why, under the… » 7/24/08 5:00pm 7/24/08 5:00pm

Wildstorm Relives Past Glories, Other People's Characters

DC's once proud Wildstorm imprint showed signs of hurting at their Sunday panel at WonderCon. First sign was the sparse attendance for the panel, with less than 50 people in a hall meant to hold roughly eight times that number, with the second being that everyone involved, from pros to fans, would rather talk about… » 2/24/08 2:23pm 2/24/08 2:23pm