This year’s Marvel wedding has been announced, and who deserves to tie the knot more than Deadpool? Marvel is trying to keep his bride a secret until the wedding, which will go down in “Deadpool” #27.
The main story in the oversized issue is written by Messers Gerry Duggan and Brian Posehn with art from Mike Hawthorne and Scott Koblish. Marvel is also bringing in some big guns for the big day including Fabian Nicieza, Mark Waid, Joe Kelly, Christopher Priest, Jimmy Palmiotti, Frank Tieri, Gail Simone, Daniel Way and Victor Gischler. See all the wedding details below. READ MORE
Highly recommended to horror fans, “American Vampire Anthology” #1 is a fantastic collection of eight well-crafted stories from some of the best creators in comics today. Each short story is a perfect sample of top-notch storytelling and awe-inspiring artwork. Each tales draws the reader into the dark and violent mythology of the “American Vampire” series. READ MORE
Dynamite is loading on the big announcements before Comic-Con 2013 even hits. In the wake of Gail Simone’s recently launched “Red Sonja” ongoing, the publisher has plans for a miniseries titled “Legends of Red Sonja”. The miniseries will feature work from some of the top writers around (they happen to be female) including: Marjorie M. Liu, Mercedes Lackey, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Rhianna Pratchett, Leah Moore, Tamora Pierce, Blair Butler, Nancy Collins, Meljean Brook, Nicola Scott, Devin Grayson, and more on the way. READ MORE
Scott Snyder’s “American Vampire” has been on hiatus for the past couple of months, but Vertigo has some special plans for the book this summer. HeroComplex reports that Vertigo is planning to release “American Vampire Anthology” this August. The 80-page comic will feature eigth stories from DC all stars, including Greg Rucka, Gail Simone, Becky Cloonan, Jeff Lemire, Ray Fawkes, Francesco Francavilla, Declan Shalvey, Gabriel Ba and Fabio Moon and more. The anthology follows up the release of the “American Vampire: The Long Road to Hell” one-shot issue from Snyder and Albuquerque in June. READ MORE
As announced a few months back, Gail Simone will be handling the relaunch of Red Sonja at Dynamite Entertainment. Simone will undoubtedly bring some novelty to the heroine as Sonja pays back a blood debt.
The first issue hits shops in July. READ MORE
This news broke yesterday, sorry but I was on a bus, but Gail Simone will be writing Red Sonja at Dynamite Entertainment beginning this July. Walter Geovani will be doing interior artwork, and a whole slew of big names will be helping out with covers. There is still no news about the Rose McGowan film. See all the details below. READ MORE
Bleeding Cool reports that while fans were asking Gail Simone about doing a creator-owned series for the Vertigo branch of DC Comics, she left an ambiguously coy, yet hopeful, answer:
“What an interesting question.
It’s almost happened several times, but it didn’t work out, in the past.
That’s all I can say at the moment!”
While it’s not a “yes”, it’s definitely not a “no”, and it looks like we may hear an announcement from Vertigo sometime in the coming months. READ MORE
Writer Gail Simone and artist Jim Calafiore, the duo responsible for giving us DC’s critically acclaimed “Secret Six”, have turned to crowd-funding site Kickstarter to raise money for their new book Leaving Megalopolis. Simone and Calafiore, join the likes of creators Steve Niles, Ben Templesmith, Dave Sim, Jimmy Palmiotti, and Top Cow, as the latest high profile creators to turn to KickStarter to fund their own creator owned book. READ MORE