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By Justin Partridge, Best Shots Reviewer November 12, 2019 12:07pm ET Credit: Jenna Cha/Brad Simpson (Vault Comics) Credit: Vault Comics Black Stars Above #1Written by Lonnie NadlerArt by Jenna Cha and Brad SimpsonLettering by Hassan Otsmane-ElhaouPublished by Vault Comics‘Rama Rating: 9 out of 10 Credit: Vault Comics Eerie cosmic horror and harsh historical drama collide
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Credit: Stjepan Sejic (DC/Black Label) A new, bloody addition has been made to DC’s planned hardcover collection of Stejpan Sejic’s currently-running Harleen limited series. The first edition Harleen hardcover will come with a special, two-layer acetate dust jacket. The first layer re-uses the cover from Harleen #1, while the second layer reveals “a blood-spattered Harleen.”
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Credit: Chris Onstad (Oni Press) Credit: Chris Onstad (Oni Press) Press Release Oni Press adds one of the most celebrated webcomcs to a diverse catalog of print collections of online comics and creators from around the world, with the announcement of an all-new omnibus series of Chris Onstad’s Achewood! The New York Times Bestselling comic
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Credit: Robert Crumb Credit: Robert Crumb Press Release The original art for an instantly recognizable image by legendary underground comics artist Robert Crumb is coming to auction for the first time ever in Heritage Auctions’ Comics & Comic Art Auction Nov. 21-24 in Dallas, Texas. Robert Crumb “Stoned Agin!” Your Hytone Comix Inside Back Cover
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Credit: Alex Ross (Marvel Comics) Matías Bergara and Tom Reilly have stepped in as guest artists of December 4’s Immortal Hulk #28. The duo are replacing series artist Joe Bennett on this issue. Bennett is slated to return for #29. Credit: Tom Reilly/Chris O’Halloran (Marvel Comics) Credit: Matías Bergara/Chris O’Halloran (Marvel Comics) Credit: Matías Bergara/Chris
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Credit: The CW Credit: ABC GLAAD has released its annual ”Where We Are On TV” report of LGBTQ+ and racial representation on television – and per the report, CW’s Batwoman leads a network TV boost in overal queer representation. “The CW’s Batwoman is making history this fall with the first lesbian superhero title character, as out actress
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What happens when a family makes a pilgrimage to their grandfather’s pre-Holocaust home in Poland to reconnect with their past? Check out a preview of November 13’s Chasing Echoes from Humanoid’s LifeDrawn imprint. CHASING ECHOES SC GN (MR)(W) Dan Goldman (A) George SchallWelcome to Malka Solomon’s life: broke and recently divorced, she’s also her family’s
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Credit: The CW Credit: The CW The CW has set Riverdale-adjacent show Katy Keene for a February 6 premiere. First reported by Deadline, CW’s Katy Keene will air Thursdays at 8:00 p.m. – that will be opposite NBC’s Superstore and Brooklyn 99, as well as Fox’s Last Man Standing and Outmatched; ABC and CBS have
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Todd McFarlane Credit: betto rodrigues / Shutterstock.com Press Release Todd McFarlane has announced a collaboration with Certified Guaranty Company® (CGC®) for an in-house private signing. For the first time in nearly two years, Todd McFarlane will be signing comics from his career to be graded by CGC, including the recent Spawn 300 anniversary issue and
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Credit: Christian Dibari/Simon Gough (Action Lab Entertainment / Danger Zone) Credit: Francesco Laquinta/Marco Pagnotta (Action Lab Entertainment / Danger Zone) This March, Action Lab Entertainment’s Danger Zone imprint will publish Sweet Heart – a horror story inspired by the writer’s own personal struggle with diabetes. “This story serves as both a vessel for my own
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Credit: Chris Arrant (Newsarama) Credit: DC DC has posted a job opening for a “Director, Publicity & Communications.” Working inside the DC department of the same name, this person in this role would be in charge of “global publicity strategy” for DC both externally and within the WarnerMedia umbrella. “This role will develop strategic executive
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Credit: George Perez/Dick Giordano (DC) Credit: George Perez/Dick Giordano (DC) DC has informed retailers that Crisis on Infinite Earths Giant #1 has been pushed back four weeks to a new January 15, 2020 release date. It was originally solicited for a December 18 release. The publisher didn’t specify a reason for the change, no give
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Margot Robbie Credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com Christina Hodson Credit: Alex Millauer / Shutterstock.com Margot Robbie’s Lucky Chap Entertainment and Christina Hodson’s Hodson Exports is launching a new initiative to provide opportunities for femael screenwriters. As first reported by Deadline, the Lucky Exports Pitch Program (LEPP) is starting with six female-identifying writers that they will put
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Credit: Dynamite Entertainment Credit: Republic Pictures A female-fronted live-action Zorro reboot is in development at CBS, as first reported by Deadline. Magnum P.I.‘s Alfredo Barrios Jr. is developing this new Zorro revamp as part of a first-look production deal between the film company Propagate and CBS. “Zorro, written and executive produced by Barrios Jr., is
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Credit: Julie Oliveira Credit: Julie Oliveira Press Release Camp Bitter Lake: The Case of the Stolen Stuff is a heartfelt, mystery-solving, summer camp comic for kids from co-creators Jim Gibbons (Eisner and Harvey Award-winning editor for his work on Dark Horse Presents) and Julie Oliveira, an up-and-coming artist and storyteller. The campaign to create a
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Credit: Eduard Petrovich (Marvel Comics) Credit: Eduard Petrovich (Marvel Comics) Press Release Announced at MCM Comic Con London, Ant-Man is set to make a major comeback this February with a new series that will have the entire Marvel Universe buzzing! Zeb Wells and Dylan Burnett join forces to tell a tale that will take Ant-Man
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Credit: DC Credit: DC DC’s 12-issue Inferior Five series has been cut down to six issues. The cover to this week’s Inferior Five #3 labels it as a “6-issue mini-series,” whereas the previous issues’ covers (and DC’s solicitations for the issues) had it as a 12-issue series. Inferior Five #4 is scheduled for December 5,
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Credit: Shutterstock Credit: Wizard World Press Release Industry veterans Rob Liefeld (“Deadpool,” “Cable,” “X-Force”), Christian Gossett (“Star Wars,” “Call of Duty”), Ron Marz (“Silver Surfer,” “Thor”), Alexis Fajardo (“Kid Beowulf,” Senior Editor of publishing at the Charles M. Schulz Studio), Andrew Farago (“Batman the Definitive History,” “Looney Tunes Treasury”), Joe Wos (“Mazetoons,” “An Animation Celebration:
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Credit: Liam Sharp/Steve Oliff (DC Comics) Credit: Guillem March (DC) The DC Universe streaming service’s big addition this month will be the debut of the Harley Quinn animated series. That series is scheduled to debut November 29, with the first season running through through late January. Titans, whose second season began in October, will continue
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