The Cat-Pocalypse is Upon Us as Creative Team for GARFIELD/GRUMPY CAT Crossover Announced

The Cat-Pocalypse is Upon Us as Creative Team for GARFIELD/GRUMPY CAT Crossover Announced

It’s official. Cats are our lords and masters, and we shall all bow before their greatest heroes… or at least be able to read about them in the funnybooks. BOOM! Studios and Dynamite Entertainment today announced that they have selected the creative team to helm their forthcoming Garfield/Grumpy Cat crossover. Writing chores will be handled by Mark Evanier, who won multiple Emmy awards for his work on the Garfield and Friends television show, while art…

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Dynamite Sets Release Date and Creative Team for KILLER INSTINCT Adaptation

Dynamite Sets Release Date and Creative Team for KILLER INSTINCT Adaptation

While there has yet to be a successful video game adaptation of a comic book or comic book movie, comic adaptation of video games such as Killer Instinct are another story. Dynamite has done very well for itself in recent years with print adaptation of film, tv, and video game franchises. Today, the publisher announced a release date for the forthcoming Killer Instinct adaptation, as well as naming writer Ian Eddington and artist Cam Adams…

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ADVANCE REVIEW: Brickleberry #1 – Crude, Wacky, and cows a plenty

ADVANCE REVIEW: Brickleberry #1 – Crude, Wacky, and cows a plenty

Based on the animated Comedy Central series by the same name, Brickleberry opens in a post-apocalyptic wasteland where a lonesome survivor named Steve, takes on his bovine overlords in a last ditch attempt to save mankind from the cow apocalypse. He gets transported back in time to kill the man responsible for Earth’s destruction, a park ranger named Woody, his former boss. This is in no uncertain terms a book for the fans of the…

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REVIEW: Grumpy Cat and Pokey #2 – Perfectly balanced entertainment

REVIEW: Grumpy Cat and Pokey #2 – Perfectly balanced entertainment

Dynamite’s continued adventures of Grumpy Cat and Pokey follow the same formula as the earlier issues featuring our two felines. Grumpy Cat is a narcissistic pessimist with little interest in helping her friend unless it benefits her. Pokey, on the other hand, is a gleefully naive idealist that is never afraid to challenge himself. That is, until this issue. As before, each issue contains three separate stories, and in the opening story by Royal McGraw and Michelle Nguyen we…

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ADVANCE REVIEW: Grumpy Cat and Pokey #1

ADVANCE REVIEW: Grumpy Cat and Pokey #1

The first series featuring the beloved internet sensation Grumpy Cat only ran for three issues before publisher Dynamite Entertainment decided to start over again. Not a whole lot has changed between the two series, and most of the same creative talent is involved in Grumpy Cat and Pokey #1. One new addition is Agnes Garbowska, who joined forces with Ben Fisher to tell the first story of the debut issue. It takes our disinterested heroine…

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The Army of Darkness runs the Furious Road

The Army of Darkness runs the Furious Road

Cult icon Ashley “Ash” Williams from the Evil Dead series is set for a return in comic book form in Army of Darkness: Furious Road. The story will see Ash in a world destroyed by The Deadites and the Army of Darkness, where our noble hero finds strange bedfellows in his attempt to save humanity. Unfortunately it seems we will have to keep waiting for a Mad Max and Evil Dead crossover, but as the covers shows, the creators have…

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Comic Book Market Maven: Batman Leads a Big June for DC

Comic Book Market Maven: Batman Leads a Big June for DC

June sales have been released, and the top 10 for the month got all kinds of shaken up! The Top 10 Rank Comic-book Title Issue Price Publisher Est. sales 1 Batman 32 $3.99 DC 130,077 2 Amazing Spider-Man 3 $3.99 Marvel 109,029 3 Original Sin 3 $3.99 Marvel 93,351 4 Harley Quinn 7 $2.99 DC 93,266 5 Superman 32 $3.99 DC 89,140 6 Original Sin 4 $3.99 Marvel 88,508 7 Amazing Spider-Man 1.2 $3.99 Marvel…

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Dynamite Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Record-Breaking Humble Bundle Promotion

Dynamite Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Record-Breaking Humble Bundle Promotion

This year will mark the 10th anniversary since the beginning of Dynamite Entertainment and to celebrate, the publisher is offering a special Humble Bundle promotion that will allow fans to purchase more than 100 digital comics and graphic novels. Not only is this the largest Humble Bundle comics collection in history, but Dynamite plans to provide a portion of the sales proceeds to charities the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, Doctors Without Borders and the…

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