Archive for June, 2015
Gwen Stacy’s revival in Marvel comics as Spider-Gwen has brought a lot of readers to the youthful book that tells an alternate tale of a character that had originally been killed off several decades ago. Her first appearance in the Edge of Spider-Verse mini-series that tied into last Fall’s big Spider-Man event definitely caught fans hearts and many readers gladly dove into the characters self-titled on-going series, Spider-Gwen, this spring. But as the events of Secret Wars has so many Marvel comic titles ending, it seems even the popular and high selling Spider-Gwen comic couldn’t escape cancellation. But thankfully, the More >
Doctor Stephen Strange has become quite the popular Marvel character recently, having played a powerful role in Jonathan Hickman’s New Avengers and running Battleworld as Doom’s right hand man in the big Secret Wars comic event. But Doctor Strange’s popularity grows even outside of the comic pages, with a mention in the Captain America: Winter Soldier movie and a solo film of his own coming out next year, starring Benedict Cumberbatch. So isn’t it about time the medical surgeon turned sorcerer supreme got his own on-going comic series again? Well, the folks at Marvel would agree and have just announced More >
Comixology hinted at it last week, but now it’s officially here: Dark Horse makes its digital comics debut on Comixology at last! Today Comixology has proudly announced a digital distribution agreement with Dark Horse Comics, the largest independent comic book publisher, to bring their full digital catalog of collections, graphic novels, and manga to comiXology’s platform! Now, all Dark Horse Comics collections, graphic novels, and manga will be available on comiXology the same day the print versions arrive in bookstores.
“We are very excited to announce that we have reached an agreement which brings the Dark Horse catalogue found in the Kindle More >
Start revving your engines for the start of another issue of Aspen MLT’s all ages comic book series, Psycho Bonkers! Following the tragic events of issue one, Shine must come to grips with the fact that, besides her Bonk Racer and Gabbo, she is now alone. However, in the present, and a crucial leg of the Super Bonk Rally, the team discovers that having company around can actually be far worse! Hitting stores this Wednesday, the second issue of the series will continue the video game like racer. Told in a series of five epic comic issues, each issue will More >
While Comixology has quickly grown to be the top digital comic service online or in app form, hosting both Marvel and DC’s massive catalog amongst thousands of indie comics, they do lack a few titles. Publishers like Dynamite and Dark Horse have went their own route, with Dark Horse holding their own digital comic service and app to keep things away from Comixology. But that could all change very soon. A few short hours ago Comixology tweeted an ominous post that simply said “Coming Soon.” and featured a video of Mike Mignola’s Hellboy looking down at a ticking wrist watch with the date More >
The biggest comic convention in America is nearing, and as San Diego Comic Con gets ever closer that means the news relating to and coming out of the event will start filling our pages. First up comes surprisingly from Aspen however, as they really dive to the front of the news circuit with some major new announcements. In anticipation of this year’s Official Aspen Comics Panel 2015 at Comic-Con International: San Diego, the publisher has revealed several of its upcoming new series and projects set to debut as early as this Fall.
This October, the publisher will debut the action/adventure saga More >