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Peanuts #1 Preview

I’m sorry, I still love Peanuts, but I don’t think I can get behind this. Preview below… Peanuts #1 is on sale now from BOOM! Studios’ all ages kaboom! imprint. Based on the classic characters created by Charles Schulz, I’m not sure how I feel about this. Still… I’m willing to give it another shot.

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Local Comic Stores vs. Amazon. Where do your loyalties lie?

Amazon. They steal business from your local comic store, even going as far as to offer a “Price Check App” which allows comic book readers to go to their local shop, see what’s cool, scan the price, and inevitably find that it’s cheaper on Amazon. And buy it through their phone. Sounds like something that [...]

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My favourite comic book panels of 2011

Really, there was no question that this was going to come from Atomic Robo’s “Dr Dinosaur”. Because he is, without doubt, the funniest villain I have ever read. Seriously kids, if you aren’t reading Atomic Robo yet, you’re seriously missing out. It’s one of the funniest, most entertaining comics out at the moment… and it [...]

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A comic for Grammar Nazis [NSFW Language]

Deep down, I have to admit that I’m not all that opposed to the “10 items or less” thing, but hey… to each his own. From Carlos Mal.

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Best Cosplays from San Diego Comi-Con 2011

Ah yes, cosplayers. Sometimes cool, sometimes sexy, sometimes awkward… almost always fun. Comicvine recently posted a gallery of over 1000 Cosplayer images from 2011′s San Diego Comic-Con. Feel free to click on through to their post to view all the images; we’ve pulled out our favourites below. I’ve tried to stay away from gratuitous “booth [...]

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“Drawn to Screen” – Brisbane’s Gallery of Modern Art

People, if you’re based in Brisbane or nearby (or planning to be in the area between January and March) you have to set aside time to visit Brisbane’s Gallery of Modern Art for their “Drawn to Screen” exhibition. It’s not often that us Brisbanite comic-lovers get an exhibition of this standard showing, so it’s super [...]

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He-Man turns 30, Mattel releases new “Masters of the Universe” art to celebrate.

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the “Masters of the Universe” franchise (yes, how old do you feel now?) Mattel has released new Masters of the Universe art depicting He-Man, Skeletor, Beast Man, Man-At-Arms, Battlecat and more. Mattycollector, who will be selling the new 2012 commemoration line, had this release: Gabriel De La Torre, Staff [...]

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The Community Cast as Batman Villains…

Seriously, you don’t get much more awesome than this. The cast of Community (only my favourite sitcom) as Batman villains. Man, that’s just a match made in heaven. Thanks to iO9 for pointing out this amazing coolness from artist Ben Deguzman. Ben’s take: – Dean Pelton as Poison Ivy (And I had to have him [...]

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New “The Dark Knight Rises” Trailer

Ok, seriously… how awesome does the new “The Dark Knight Rises” trailer look? A few things: There’s a bit in the trailer above where it looks like there’s a prison break… reference to the Knightfall storyline where Bane released all the Arkham Asylum inmates? Tick. Loving it. Anne Hathaway, for the first time, has convinced [...]

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New Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Trailer

… and thank God, the thing looks pretty damn awesome. Directed by Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor, Spirit of Vengeance is out February 17.

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