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When comic fans hear the name Garth Ennis the first thing they think of is probably extreme violence, derogatory language, nudity, or generally just Preacher, his popular Vertigo comic series. With titles like The Boys, The Pro, The Authority, Crossed, and Punisher Max under his belt there is certainly a theme to his writing style. So when it was announced at San Diego Comic Con this year that Garth Ennis’ new comic series would be a romance title released through Dynamite Entertainment, people were understandably taken a back. Ennis has done some interesting war and espionage titles through Dynamite, but More >
On Saturday July 11th, at San Diego Comic Con’s Warner Bros Presentation panel in Hall H of the massive San Diego Convention Center, fans got an unexpected surprise. Following the presentation for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, the cast of DC and Warner Bros. Suicide Squad movie made their way on stage to unbelievable applause. Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Jai Courtney, Joel Kinnaman, and director David Ayer were a few of those present to show off the new tag line to the film, “Justice Has a Bad Side”. For those familiar with the old Suicide Squad comics, the concept More >
After an epic reveal today in San Diego Comic Con’s Hall H, the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer is now being played at the DC Comics booth (#) and is available to watch online, down below! The unbelievable hour and a half long panel wasn’t entirely focused on the new DC comics movie, also featuring the stars and creators behind Suicide Squad, Pan and The Man from U.N.C.L.E., but Batman v Superman and it’s trailer were certainly the highlight. With a huge cast presence of Ben Affleck, Henry Cavil, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Jeremy Irons, Holly Hunter, and Gal Gadot as More >
In the past few years Marvel has begun officially selling exclusive products out of their booths at various conventions they have an actual presence in, like New York Comic Con and San Diego Comic Con. This year they continue this newer tradition with some great apparel, exclusive comic covers, and a unique series of items that have a bit of a Disney twist. But the trick to getting these incredibly awesome exclusives is heading to Marvel’s San Diego Comic Con booth (#2329), which only a lucky 130,000 people will have the opportunity for.
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We’re just over a week away from this year’s San Diego Comic Con and the exclusive lists are continuing to pour out. Aspen has just announced some of their incredible new items and comics for sale exclusively at San Diego Comic Con today. This year’s full list of Aspen Comics exclusives for Comic Con International: San Diego 2015 will be available at the Aspen Comics Booth #2320. The publisher will feature two world premiere series launches for Michael Turner’s Eternal Soulfire #1 and Critter #1, available at their booth the same day the normal editions hit stores world wide! In addition 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 >
The Email just went out and we only have about 48 hours before the fight for hotel rooms begins. Yes, San Diego Comic Con has once more given us an online gladiatorial match that pits geeks against one another in competition for the greatest of prizes, the chance to go to Comic Con International this July! We’ve already seen people walk away victoriously or hang their head in sadness after the quick brawl to get passes to this year’s event online through Epic Registration. But this one is the big one, because while you might not have a pass to San More >
San Diego’s Comic Con International is a world renowned event that draws roughly a quarter of a million people out to San Diego annually for a 5 day long festival of comics and pop cultures. Big Hollywood studios and comic publishers sit alongside video game companies and all sorts of manufacturers looking to advertise to a geek crowd that far exceeds the measly 130,000 official attendees of the event. Culturally speaking you could say San Diego Comic Con is the largest event of its kind, even more so than the significantly higher attended Angoulême, Lucca Comics & Games, or Comiket which More >
As we promised last week, Diamond and the good people behind Free Comic Book Day have shared with us the twelve Gold Sponsor comic books that will be given out for FREE next May during the 14th annual Free Comic Book Day. The comics come FREE from local retailers, Diamond Comic Distributors, and twelve of the top comic publishers in the industry: Archie Comics, Bongo Comics, BOOM! Studios, DC Comics, Dark Horse Comics, Dynamite Entertainment, IDW Publishing, Image Comics, Marvel Comics, Titan Comics, United Plankton Publications and Viz Media. Each has a rather exciting treat for 2015, with some releasing More >
Today, at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, Marvel made their biggest announcement in sometime: the entire line up of their Phase 3 movies! This comes hot off the heels of Marvel’s trailer release for the final film in Phase 2, Avengers: Age of Ultron. Some of these movies announced for phase 3 were titles we were already familiar with and sequels we expected. There was also a character we were disappointed to find did not get a sequel in phase 3. But to make up for the loss of a new Iron Man film there were plenty of great More >