HBO hires George R.R. Martin to make all the shows

Perhaps ebullient over the phenomenal ratings Game of Thrones has received over the course of its two seasons (and anticipating more of the same when the show returns on March 31st), HBO has signed George R.R. Martin to a two-year deal which will allow him to continue as co-producer on Game of Thrones, but also let… » 2/06/13 11:40am 2/06/13 11:40am

Neil Gaiman once pitched Sandman to George R.R. Martin, but Martin blew…

When thinking about Neil Gaiman, The Sandman is one of the works that springs immediately to mind. The epic comic series about the brooding king of dreams helped put Gaiman on the map as a comic creator. But if George R.R. Martin had accepted an idea Gaiman pitched to him many years ago, Morpheus might not have been… » 10/06/12 10:00am 10/06/12 10:00am

Some Free Comics You Should Nab While You Can

Sure, so this Wednesday was kind of a weak one for comics, but that's because everyone was saving the awesome up for tomorrow. What's so special about tomorrow, you may ask yourself (beside it being Saturday, and therefore requiring no work for the majority of you)? Well, it's Free Comic Book Day 2008, where stores… » 5/02/08 7:00am 5/02/08 7:00am

Atlantis' Lost Son Saves This Week's Comics

Every now and again you find something with such a wonderful, perfect, title that it throws every other story in the world into sharp relief. "Why," you think to yourself, "does every other story in the world not have a title so ideal to crystalize its content and intent into one small, simple phrase that touches my… » 4/08/08 9:00am 4/08/08 9:00am