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IMAGE EXPO SDCC Announcements

Tokyo Ghost #1 courtesy Image Comics

Tokyo Ghost #1 courtesy Image Comics

Wave after wave of big announcements from Image Comics at the Image Expo—a showcase for new number one issues from all-star creators joining the ever growing roster of writers and artists kicked off San Diego Comic Con International.

Here’s a list of new books, teams with a description:

TOKYO GHOST by Rick Remender (Deadly Class, Black Science, Low) and Sean Gordon Murphy: Continue reading

SONY Annouces SINISTER SIX Date, Move AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3

Amazing Spider-Man #646 courtesy Marvel

Amazing Spider-Man #646 courtesy Marvel

Studios are planting their flags in the future cinematic sand at San Diego Comic Con. Sony already announced it will expand its Spider-Man franchise with Sinister Six and Venom spinoffs but now we know the timeline.

 

Columbia Studios will release the Sinister Six on November 11, 2016 and move The Amazing Spider-Man 3 to 2018 according to Deadline. Continue reading

HAPPY BATMAN DAY

Batman #33 courtesy DC Comics

Batman #33 courtesy DC Comics

Happy Batman Day.

 

Along with Batman #33 the finale of Zero Year and Batman and Robin #33, DC Comics has something special for Batfans of every era for the Dark Knight’s 75th Anniversary today in comic book shops and online.

 

Here’s the official announcement:

 

“In celebration of Batman’s 75th anniversary, DC Entertainment is partnering with thousands of comic book retailers and bookstores across the nation to celebrate “Batman Day” on Wednesday, July 23. Continue reading

Top New Comics for July 23, 2014

Batman #33 courtesy DC Comics

Batman #33 courtesy DC Comics

Batman #33 The Dark Knight vs. The Riddler for the future of Gotham City. The final confrontation in the origin of Batman in The New 52 as Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo deliver the epic conclusion to Zero Year.

 

Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor #1, Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #1  The Time Lords (as played by David Tennant and Matt Smith) in brand new adventures with new companions. The Tenth arrives in New York Continue reading

DOCTOR WHO: THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR #1 Advance Review

Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #1 courtesy Titan Comics

Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #1 courtesy Titan Comics

The Eleventh Doctor returns in search of a runaway dog…but this is Doctor Who so this isn’t your usual pet reunion story.

 

As we wait for the arrival of the Twelfth Doctor’s first full length television adventure, Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #1 gives us a new comic book adventure starring the previous Time Lord played by Matt Smith.

 

Into our cold, bleak, ordinary lives the Eleventh Doctor bursts in with a colorful, strange, loud entrance. Alice is a sad library assistant in London feeling empty and gray after a family tragedy. Continue reading

BATMAN VS. JUSTICE LEAGUE

Batman and Robin #33 courtesy DC Comics

Batman and Robin #33 courtesy DC Comics

Batman vs. Justice League?!

 

Why is the Dark Knight fighting his friends and uneasy allies in Batman and Robin #33 this week?

 

The search for Damian and Talia’s bodies led to a brutal confrontation between Bruce Wayne and Ra’s Al Ghul in Batman and Ra’s Al Ghul #32 when…

 

SPOILER ALERT: If you have not read ROBIN RISES: OMEGA #1 yet stop reading now. Continue reading

DOCTOR WHO: THE TENTH DOCTOR #1 Advance Review

Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor #1 courtesy Titan Comics

Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor #1 courtesy Titan Comics

The Tenth Doctor lives on and lands in New York City in a brand new comic book series from Titan Comics. Set after Donna Noble’s tragic exit from the Tardis, the Doctor arrives in the big apple just in time for Halloween and the Mexican Day of the Dead festival.

 

The new mystery begins with a struggling Mexican-American family haunted by mysterious forces from literal ghosts in the machines to messages from portraits of lost loved ones. Continue reading

Bracing for STORM #1

Storm #1 by Victor Ibanez courtesy Marvel

Storm #1 by Victor Ibanez courtesy Marvel

As the comics world braces for a new Thor, Goddess of Thunder, fans can feel the power of the mutant Goddess of all weather, Storm!

 

 

The X-Men leader’s solo adventures begin in Storm #1 this week by Greg Pak (Planet Hulk, Superman/Batman, Action Comics) and artist Victor Ibanez.

 

Ororo has been leading the all-female X-Men and acting as headmistress in Wolverine and the X-Men. Pak explains the global mission he’s planned foe Storm in the fight to protect her fellow mutants: Continue reading