Archive for the ‘Comic News & Updates’ Category

THE FLASH GETS A COOL POSTER

THE FLASH GETS A COOL POSTER
Posted on: August 26th, 2014 by Michael Byers

The show is coming up fast, and ahead of the premiere on October 7th, The CW has unveiled the official poster for “The Flash”. The art shows Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) in his red suit zipping through a darkened Central City street with a lightning streak behind him. The poster is also said to include […]

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I ONLY MISSED OUT OWNING IT BY $3,207,852.00!

I ONLY MISSED OUT OWNING IT BY $3,207,852.00!
Posted on: August 25th, 2014 by Michael Byers

Action Comics #1, featuring the first appearance of Superman and with a CGC grade of 9.0, just sold for a record breaking $3,207,852.00! I don’t even know what else to say. That blows away the previous record of 2.16 million set in 2011. Even if you were able to save every single penny of your […]

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DARK CIRCLE COMICS ANNOUNCES FIRST WAVE OF BOOKS

DARK CIRCLE COMICS ANNOUNCES FIRST WAVE OF BOOKS
Posted on: July 18th, 2014 by Michael Byers

We told you about the announcement of the new Dark Circle line of superhero comics from Archie Comics last week. Now comes word on what those titles will be and who will be working on them. Duane Swierczynski and Michael Gaydos will craft noir tales in The Black Hood; Mark Waid and Dean Haspiel return […]

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COMIC STOP BOOK CLUB COMES TO THE U-DISTRICT

COMIC STOP BOOK CLUB COMES TO THE U-DISTRICT
Posted on: July 17th, 2014 by Sean Kent

Hi everyone! Sean Kent, manager of the Comic Stop U-District here. I wanted to let everyone know that the Comic Stop Book Club is making a return engagement on Wednesday, July 30th. This month’s selection is Bryan Lee O’Malley’s just released “Seconds”. You can come by the University District Comic Stop and pick up a […]

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“AVENGERS NOW” INNITIATIVE AT MARVEL SEEKS TO CHANGE THINGS UP AT THE HOUSE OF IDEAS

“AVENGERS NOW” INNITIATIVE AT MARVEL SEEKS TO CHANGE THINGS UP AT THE HOUSE OF IDEAS
Posted on: July 17th, 2014 by Michael Byers

We told you about the new Thor, Captain America and Iron Man but Marvel has big plans for many more of it’s heroes. Entertainment Weekly has word that Marvel is publishing a new initiative dubbed “Avengers NOW!” — following in the footsteps of “Marvel NOW!,” a wave of major relaunches first announced two years ago […]

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“SUPERIOR IRON MAN” IS THE LATEST CHANGE TO THE AVENGERS BIG 3

“SUPERIOR IRON MAN” IS THE LATEST CHANGE TO THE AVENGERS BIG 3
Posted on: July 17th, 2014 by Michael Byers

First came the announcement that Thor would be changing genders, followed by the announcement that Captain America would become an African-American. Now word comes that Tony Stark is getting a makeover via yesterdays announcement that its latest publishing initiative, dubbed Avengers NOW!, would be headlined by the previously mentioned female Thor, the Sam Wilson-starring “All-New […]

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“ALL NEW CAPTAIN AMERICA” IS COMING SOON

“ALL NEW CAPTAIN AMERICA” IS COMING SOON
Posted on: July 17th, 2014 by Michael Byers

Marvel Comics continues to make big changes to it’s universe with the announcement that an all new Captain America is coming soon! Joe Quesada, Marvel’s Chief Creative Officer, announced that Sam Wilson, a.k.a. The Falcon, will be the new Captain America. Sam Wilson is best know by his current alter ego, The Falcon. Falcon has […]

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TMNT TO TEAM UP WITH THE GHOSTBUSTERS! MY 80′s SELF JUST EXPLODED!

TMNT TO TEAM UP WITH THE GHOSTBUSTERS! MY 80′s SELF JUST EXPLODED!
Posted on: July 16th, 2014 by Michael Byers

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are teaming up with the Ghostbusters to save the world in an exciting new comic book mini-series crossover! The series was written by Erik Burnham and Tom Waltz. From CBR, here is a look at the covers to the first issue. Official Press Release Two teams of legendary heroes will […]

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THE DEATH OF ARCHIE SELLS OUT NATIONWIDE, GOES TO SECOND PRINTING

THE DEATH OF ARCHIE SELLS OUT NATIONWIDE, GOES TO SECOND PRINTING
Posted on: July 16th, 2014 by Michael Byers

With the highly publicized “Death of Archie” issue already selling out nationwide, it isn’t surprising to learn that the issue is going to a second printing. Official Press Release Today, history is made as legendary comic book character Archie Andrews dies protecting his friend, Kevin Keller, from an assassin’s bullet. The story the entire world […]

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“WHOSOEVER HOLDS THIS HAMMER…” MARVEL COMICS GETS A NEW THOR.

“WHOSOEVER HOLDS THIS HAMMER…” MARVEL COMICS GETS A NEW THOR.
Posted on: July 15th, 2014 by Michael Byers

Official Press Release Marvel is excited to announce an all-new era for the God of Thunder in a brand new series, THOR, written by Jason Aaron (Thor: God of Thunder, Original Sin) complimented with art from Russell Dauterman (Cyclops). This October, Marvel Comics evolves once again in one of the most shocking and exciting changes […]

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