Virgin Zombie Turns To Liquid... In Comic Form, Of Course

As anyone who's seen enough crappy '70s horror movies can tell you, it's apparently very hard to kill a Virgin. How else to explain that fact that, less than a month after Virgin Comics closed their doors » 9/26/08 8:40am 9/26/08 8:40am, the company is reopening after a buy-out from its own management? And, given that the only difference in the…

Virgin Gives It Up For Independent Comics Publisher

Remember Superbia » 9/25/08 10:59am 9/25/08 10:59am, the Virgin comic we back in April about superheroes living in the suburbs? The one that was sort of a mash-up of and , which the Sci Fi Channel was developing into a TV show? Turns out a Chicago independent comics creator has been doing his own comic, with the same title and concept, since 2003.…

Virgin's Death Kills Time Bandits II - Again

It's official - Publishers Weekly confirmed the rumors yesterday » 8/27/08 6:30am 8/27/08 6:30am that Virgin Comics is, indeed, dead. Amongst the casualties of the cancelled comic line are Garth Ennis' , Grant Morrison's web animation and, according to rumormeister Rich Johnston, Terry Gilliam's . More than a decade after it was first suggested,…

After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Comics Have "New Release Wednesday…

Time travel becomes a reality this week for comic book fans everywhere, with last week's holiday bumping the traditional New Release Wednesday to Thursday. The post-holiday blues also affect the books themselves, as the usual focus on the single issues begins to shift towards pricier collections. But of all the… » 11/28/07 9:00am 11/28/07 9:00am