‘The Sandman: Overture #2’ Delayed to 2014; Neil Gaiman Explains Why

Were you looking forward to the second issue of The Sandman: Overture? Judging by Eric Radvon’s glowing review, most who read the first issue are probably watering at the mouth for the second. Well, bad news. The wait just became much longer. The second issue of The Sandman: Overture will be delayed from its planned […]

COMIC REVIEW: The Sandman: Overture #1

THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE #1/ Written by NEIL GAIMAN/ Art by J.H. WILLIAMS III/ Colors by DAVE STEWART/ Letters by TODD KLEIN/ Published by VERTIGO COMICS Hello darkness, my old friend. Nearly 20 years after Neil Gaiman and company wrapped the 75-issue run of “mature reader” masterpiece, The Sandman, the Vertigo flagship title returns this week […]

REVIEW: Alabaster: Wolves #2

Written by CAITLIN R. KIERNAN Art & Letters by STEVE LIEBER Colors by RACHELLE ROSENBERG My initial review of Alabaster: Wolves #1 provided a cautious recommendation due to concern about the potential of teen angst factoring into the storyline and creating yet another Twilight clone. However, fortune has seen fit to provide evidence to the […]

Sean Von Gorman & The Magic of Promoting Comics

Sean Von Gorman & The Magic of Promoting Comics

You’ve probably heard the story by now. A young upstart comic creator by the name of Sean Von Gorman handcuffed himself outside of Forbidden Planet in NYC and refused to come unchained through rain or sleet or snow or being shown a picture of another man’s testicles until every copy of his new graphic novel, […]

NEWS: R.I.P. Mick Anglo

NEWS: R.I.P. Mick Anglo

Mick Anglo, creator of Marvelman and one of the most significant comic bookers to have ever lived passed away recently. UK blog Comic Bits Online confirmed that the legend passed on Halloween at the age of 96. Anglo was responsible for the creation of Marvelman after Fawcett Comics was sued by DC Comics because of perceived […]