Right-Wing Activists Reportedly Invested in Wonder Woman

Right-Wing Activists Reportedly Invested in Wonder Woman

The Wonder Woman movie may have had a very strange set of investors Recent news suggests that the Wonder Woman movie may have received significant investment from David and Charles Koch. According to reports by THR, the right-wing political activists may have invested in the film. One of the major investors in Warner Brothers films as well as the DCEU is the RatPac-Dune Entertainment. The person running the organization is Superman Returns director Brett Ratner….

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Mythology, Sci-Fi and Fashion Collide in Image’s New “God Complex” Ongoing

Mythology, Sci-Fi and Fashion Collide in Image’s New “God Complex” Ongoing

Image Comics and Top Cow Productions are teaming up with Jakarta-based arts patron Glitch for God Complex, a bold new series written by Paul Jenkins and Bryan Lie with art by¬†Hendry Prasetya. God Complex is an original look at a future where digital technology is powered by mythological gods from a variety of cultures as diverse as China, Japan, Egypt and Greece, and is based on an existing toy-line introduced by Glitch in 2012. The…

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REVIEW: Mister Miracle #1 – Escaping Reality With A Miraculous Debut

REVIEW: Mister Miracle #1 – Escaping Reality With A Miraculous Debut

DC Comics has been absolutely killing it with their Jack Kirby tributes this year, which marks the 100th anniversary of the King of Comics’ birth. Not every project has been stellar, of course, but most have been bold in their own ways and all of them have displayed obvious love for the endlessly creative Kirby. And none get off to a more auspicious and brilliant beginning as Mister Miracle #1, written by Tom King with…

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ADVANCE REVIEW: ROSE #5 – Tightly Plotted, Enjoyable Heroic Fantasy

ADVANCE REVIEW: ROSE #5  – Tightly Plotted, Enjoyable Heroic Fantasy

As a genre, Fantasy goes together with comics extremely well. Comics employ mythic archetypes to great effect, and part of what makes Rose #5 such a successful instalment of its larger ongoing storyline is the way in which writer Meredith Finch and artist Ig Guara continue to employ these archetypes to create an adventure that should thrill any fantasy fan. The story of Rose #5 is split between two plot lines. In the minor storyline,…

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ADVANCE REVIEW: Redlands #1 – Hell Comes to a Town That Deserves It

ADVANCE REVIEW: Redlands #1 – Hell Comes to a Town That Deserves It

The entirety of Redlands #1, the first issue of a new horror series from writer/color artist Jordie Bellaire and artist Vanesa R. Del Rey, is structured like the final act of most horror films. A small group of ordinary people are holed up in a confined location, under siege by horrifying supernatural forces, seemingly with no hope of escaping a bloody end. It’s a bold way to begin the story to be sure, but Redlands…

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Archie Comics Plans Major Expansion For Fall

Archie Comics Plans Major Expansion For Fall

Archie Comics has seen a massive resurgance in the early twenty-first century. Once relegated to grocery store racks alongside Us Weekly and Cosmo, Archie has been completely reinvented. Where the publisher was synonymous with kid-friendly, after-school-special style anthologies, they have become something completely different in recent years. Though the creative revolution is well underway at Archie, the line still has a long way to go in order to compete with the major industry players. In…

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Image Sets October Release for ATOMAHAWK Collection

Image Sets October Release for ATOMAHAWK Collection

After runaway success on God Country and Redneck, rising comics star Donny Cates adds to his impressive portfolio with ATOMAHAWK from Image and Heavy Metal. Originally published in serial form in Grant Morrison‘s Heavy Metal magazine, the deluxe edition collects the entire run of the series. Cates’ pitch for the series is most certainly in keeping with the hallucinogen-fueled aesthetic of Heavy Metal, reading like the fevered ramblings of a coke fiend at the peak…

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Valiant Launches Major Promo Campaign for BLOODSHOT SALVATION

Valiant Launches Major Promo Campaign for BLOODSHOT SALVATION

As the summer winds to a close, Valiant is banking big on the upcoming Bloodshot: Salvation. Written by Jeff Lemire with art by Lewis LaRosa, the ongoing series will be the new central title for the Bloodshot franchise. Though much has been written of late regarding the woes of the comic book market, Valiant seems insistent on pushing their product in comic shops first and foremost. The selection of items included in the promotional campaign…

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Netflix Acquires Mark Millar’s Millarworld

Netflix Acquires Mark Millar’s Millarworld

Netflix has made its first full company acquisition, Mark Millar‘s Millarworld. In a move announced early Monday morning, the streaming giant acquired the independent comic book imprint and its associated intellectual property. Millar said in a statement that talks between himself and Netflix had been in the works since Christmas, culminating in today’s announcement. The purchase entitles Netflix to pursue development of nearly all of the Millarworld properties which have not yet made their way…

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The Titans TV show has cast its first Titan in Raven

The Titans TV show has cast its first Titan in Raven

The Titans TV show has its first actor for the series. According to reports, the live action Titans TV show has its first actor, Teagan Croft. She will be playing the character of Raven. Croft most known for her work on the series Home and Away. The series will follow the characters from the highly popular team of the same name, as they come together to fight against various villains. Raven has been a major…

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