Industry News, Collectibles-related articles & Announcements

16 Sep 2020

Bill Schanes launches Give Comics Hope charity to help comics shops

Bill Schanes launches Give Comics Hope charity to help comics shops with two huge auctions from Heritage and CBSN.

Read more

14 Sep 2020

'The Flash' Will 'Restart' The DCEU, Feature Multiple DC Characters

After spending a handful of years wandering in the abyss, the DCEU has finally gotten their act together in and is finally moving forward with what appears to be a cohesive plan. And that plan is ...

Read more

14 Sep 2020

The Suicide Squad Set Got a Visit from Marvel Boss Kevin Feige

Recently, filmmaker James Gunn corroborated this sentiment when he revealed MCU showrunner Kevin Feige had visited him on the sets of his upcoming DCEU film The Suicide Squad. "I told Kevin Feige ...

Read more

14 Sep 2020

ComiXology Has Five New Digital Comics for You from Yen Press, Harlequin, and Magnetic Press

There' five new digital comics on comiXology right now to get. Check out new digital comics from Yen Press, Harlequin, and Harlequin. You can start shopping for them now or check out the individual ...

Read more

13 Sep 2020

Marvel Comics Has 9 Exclusive Retailer Variants For November

Before the shutdown, Marvel Comics was soliciting for retailers to order exclusive retailer covers for a bunch of upcoming comics. They were all pretty ...

Read more

13 Sep 2020

Comic Book Preview - Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five

Five is adapted in graphic novel form for the first time this Wednesday courtesy of Boom! Studios, isner Award-winning writer Ryan North (Unbeatable Squirrel Girl) and Eisner Award-nominated artist ...

Read more

13 Sep 2020

IDW adds DC veteran Kobashigawa and promotes Hughes and Stotter

The reorganization continues at IDW as they have added Blake Kobashigawa as Vice President of Sales, IDWP. And some promotions as well: Joseph Hughes has been promoted to Director of Creative Affairs, ...

Read more

12 Sep 2020

LightBox Expo goes virtual this year with stunning guest lineup and panels

LightBox Expo goes virtual for its second year, with over 300 artists, companies and studios who have set up digital walls.

Read more

11 Sep 2020

The Rise of Ultraman #1 Is a Slow Start for the Tokusatsu Superhero

Marvel Comics' relaunch of the classic Japanese superhero Ultraman introduces the icon while running a bit heavy on exposition.

Read more

11 Sep 2020

Tripwire Talks Exclusively To JC Vaughn

Tripwire's contributing writer Scott Braden talks to writer JC Vaughn about a long career in comics with a CV that includes licensed books and creator-owned titles. While writing the above and working ...

Read more

11 Sep 2020

How Netflix Is Quietly Creating a Post-Marvel Era of Bold Comic Book Stories

But Netflix hasn't stopped releasing comic adaptations since its Marvel era came to an end. If you're not a comic fan or a serious Netflix watcher, though, the comic book roots of some could be easy ...

Read more

11 Sep 2020

Heritage Auctions Sells Frank Frazetta’s Iconic, Influential 1970 Painting The Princess of Mars For $1.2 Million

Frank Frazetta’s The Princess of Mars, one of the most identifiable and influential pieces of the artists’ storied career, sold Thursday for $1.2 million.

Read more

11 Sep 2020

BATMAN: BLACK AND WHITE returns this December

Black and White is returning this December with six new anthology issues featuring a wide range of all-star creators.

Read more

11 Sep 2020

EXCLUSIVE: Archie CEO Nancy Silberkleit on the power of the comics medium

Back in May, as many comic stores around the United States was were closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Diamond was returning to distributing periodical comics after a nearly ...

Read more

10 Sep 2020

Comics Wire: DC FanDome Part Deux, plus intriguing Kickstarters and this week's hot reads

Welcome to Comics Wire, SYFY WIRE's weekly comics column that gets at the pulse of what's going on in comics right now. We've got what you need to know about huge crossovers, real-life issues facing ...

Read more

9 Sep 2020

Just Certified High Grade CGC Silver Age Marvels in Pedigree Comics' September Marvels & Magazines Auction

The brand new certified Silver Age Marvels (around 100) were just graded by the experts at CGC last week. The books are from the most popular Marvel super-hero titles with a few DC's mixed in.

Read more

8 Sep 2020

The Umbrella Academy: Jordan Claire Robbins teases the return of Grace in season three

THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY became the talking point of the summer with a thrilling second season. One of the show's key stars has opened up about the possibility of returning for an unconfirmed third ...

Read more

8 Sep 2020

Superman Artist Shane Davis Teams Up With Singaporean Wife On Merlion Comic Book Series

This souped-up Merlion is courtesy of a new comic book, Starlight Cats: Merlion Rising, co-written by Superman: Earth One artist Shane Davis and his wife Lin Yanzi, a Singaporean. The comic book will ...

Read more

8 Sep 2020

Image Comics and Skybound Unveil New Covers For THE WALKING DEAD DELUXE, A Full-Color Version Of The Comic Book Series #Comics

Image/Skybound Entertainment revealed a series of six highly collectible, connecting variant covers (Scroll Down) by Charlie Adlard, which will be unleashed over the course of the first story arc ...

Read more

7 Sep 2020

Why Marvel Doesn't Need Its Own FanDome Event to Rival DC

The Marvel vs. DC rivalry is probably one of the biggest rivalries in all of media, and the two companies have been going at it for decades.

Read more