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Everyone’s favorite anthropomorphic hedgehog is poised to make another big splash in the world of comics this fall, courtesy of writer Caleb Goellner, artist Adam Bryce Thomas in the form of Team Sonic Team Racing, a one-shot from IDW Publishing.
“I’m so stoked to write Sonic!” Goellner said in a statement. “It’s been a dream of mine ever since my dad surprised me with my first Sonic comic in ’92, so I can’t wait for fans to take this issue for a Spin Dash. It’s been an honor to be on a team working to deliver an issue that’s as fun to read as Team Sonic Racing is to play.”RELATED: Sonic the Hedgehog Speeds Into the IDW Era with Two New Covers“I’m thrilled to be part of IDW’s newest comic project,” Thomas added. “Illustrating action packed scenes is my go-to for Sonic, so what could be better than our rival teams jockeying for position? SEGA is known for its phenomenal racing titles and I’ll be doing my best to bring comic fans the breakneck speed and excitement they expect.”
“There’s a lot to be thrilled about with Team Sonic Racing,” associate editor David Mariotte said. “The game exemplifies a lot of what’s best about Sonic—naturally, there’s action, speed, and style, but there’s also teamwork and Big the Cat. Adam and Caleb do a great job of translating all of that into one of the best-looking, most fun comics we’ll see all year.”
Here is IDW’s synopsis for Team Sonic Racing:
Sonic and his teammates Knuckles and Tails journey to a new planet and enter a race unlike any other! With a little help from friends like Amy Rose, Big the Cat, and a few other familiar faces, Sonic must race to prevent an old foe from obtaining a powerful new technology in this story by writer Caleb Goellner (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) and longtime Sonic The Hedgehog artist Adam Bryce Thomas.
RELATED: Ian Flynn Details What’s New in IDW’s Sonic the Hedgehog RebootTeam Sonic Racing arrives this October from IDW Publishing.
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At the Geoff Johns Spotlight panel at Comic-Con International at San Diego, the writer revealed that he will be writing a long awaited Shazam monthly ongoing series for DC Comics with his former Justice Society of America collaborator, Dale Eaglesham.
The new series, which will debut this November, will finally pay off the introduction of the new Shazam and his “Shazam family” that Johns set up early in his Justice League run back in the New 52 in 2012.RELATED: Latest Shazam! Image Reveals Just How Connected It Is to the DCEU
Johns described the new series as “It’ll continue the story we started in the New 52.” Johns explained that The Shazam family will try to unlock the secrets of the Rock of Eternity and take its cues from classics like The Phantom Tollbooth. “It’s kids with superpowers but no manuals. They have the powers but they don’t really know how to use them,” Johns said. The book will feature classic villains like Mister Mind and will feature an appearance by the classic Shazam supporting character, the anthropomorphic tiger Tawky Tawny.RELATED: Latest Shazam! Image Reveals Just How Connected It Is to the DCEU
The modern version of Shazam sort of made its debut in an odd little “sign of things to come” during the DC Comics event, Flashpoint, in 2011, when Barry Allen went back in time to prevent the murder of his mother and inadvertently altered the DC Universe. Now, Billy Batson, Freddy Freeman and Mary Batson (the original Captain Marvel, Captain Marvel Jr. and Mary Marvel) were joined by three other kids, Eugene Choi, Pedro Peña, and Darla Dudley, who all say “Shazam!” together and turn into Captain Thunder. At the end of Flashpoint, Barry went back in time again and allowed his mother to die, but some sort of outside intervention led to the creation of a rebooted DC Universe known as The New 52.
In the new revamped version of the Shazam mythos that debuted in Johns’ Justice League run (along with artist Gary Frank, who designed all of the characters for the reboot), Billy and the others are all foster siblings. Billy is a bit more cynical than past depictions, but in his heart, he is still a good kid. Thus, when he meets the Wizard, he is still granted the powers of Shazam. When Black Adam shows up and tries to get the power for himself, the villain kidnaps Billy’s foster siblings and threatens to kill them if Billy does not give the power of Shazam to him. Instead, Billy realizes that his foster siblings are his true family and shares the powers with them instead, creating the Shazam Family. Each one of his siblings has a piece of his power now.
We will see the group in action in the ongoing Shazam series, which will drop on November 21st.
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Current Batman writer Tom King is by no means an artist, and he’ll be the first to tell you. Nevertheless, that hasn’t stopped him from giving his fans what they want, which is apparently… his art.
On Twitter, King posted several photos from Comic-Con International in San Diego of what’s become something of a running gag ever since the release of Batman/Elmer Fudd #1, by him and artist Lee Weeks. However, rather than just adding his own flair to Weeks’ cover art, some fans have gone as far as to ask King to not only provide full-fledged sketch covers but full-sized comic book page sketches, which King reluctantly agreed to.

It begins…
— Tom King (@TomKingTK) July 19, 2018

People are asking for sketches.
— Tom King (@TomKingTK) July 19, 2018
— Tom King (@TomKingTK) July 19, 2018
RELATED: DC Announces Batman/Joker Series By Marc Silvestri
Of course, these photos are far more enjoyable than what King posted early today from SDCC. Due to death threats the writer has received as a result of the divisive 50th issue of Batman, in which Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle were supposed to tie the knot, King was assigned a bodyguard for the entirety of the convention. “Because of the Batman 50 death threats they got me a bodyguard for the Con,” King tweeted. “This is David. He is presumably already very bored with endless looking for toys. For my uh kids.”DC spilled the big wedding reveal days before the issue’s release in an article at the New York Times, which left many fans upset at the outlet spoiling the surprise in its headline, to other fans disappointed in yet another comic book swerve of a story arc. However, King would confirm Batman #50 is only the halfway point in his expansive story while teasing big things for Batman #100.
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DC’s Action Comics has been recognized by Guinness World records as the longest-running superhero comic book series. Publishers Dan DiDio and Jim Lee were presented with a certificate today in a ceremony before the opening of Comic-Con International in San Diego.
Debuting in 1938 with the issue that introduced the world to Superman, and to superheroes as we now know them, Action Comics commemorated its 1000th issue in April.
Photo by Meg Downey
“The release of Action Comics #1000 was a watershed moment for fans of comic books, entertainment and popular culture at large,” DiDio said in a statement. “It’s both exciting and humbling to be recognized by Guinness World Records for this achievement and we’re grateful for the legions of fans that have supported Superman and Action Comics for the last 80 years.”RELATED: Jim Lee and DiDio on DC’s Future and Beyond
Although DC’s namesake title, Detective Comics, debuted a year earlier, and was recognized in 2009 by Guinness as the longest-running comic book periodical, Action Comics has released more issues, as it was published weekly for nearly a year, beginning in 1988.
“Action Comics and Superman laid the foundation of the superhero genre and are cornerstones of American pop culture history,” said Michael Furnari, Guinness World Records official adjudicator. “This Guinness World Records title is a fitting tribute to Action Comics’ lasting impact on the superhero genre and comic books as a whole.”
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Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok’s long-teased Three Jokers story is coming, and it’s part of DC’s new Black Label imprint.
During his Comic-Con International panel, Johns shared a look at Fabok’s first cover for the three-issue miniseries, which the writer described as “a grounded, emotional story about the mystery of the Joker… it will focus on Bruce, Barbara and Jason.” Johns promised, that while the book will be part of the Black Label imprint, it will still have elements that take place in the main DC Universe continuity.RELATED: SDCC: Geoff Johns takes Center Stage in Spotlight Panel
“I’ve never really done a Batman story beyond Batman: Earth One, and if I’m going to tell a Batman story, I want it to be amazing and cool and something no one’s ever seen before. This is a story about the shared pain between Bruce and Barbara and Jason and the way that some scars heal wrong and some heal right,” Johns said. “I think of this as a Joker story.
“By the end of this series, Bruce and Joker will have a relationship that is completely different than the one they have now,” Johns added. “There’s a really fun scene where Joker drives this truck and he gets to the woods and he goes up to this cabin in the woods and there’s another Joker standing there in the door wearing a Hawaiian shirt and the Joker who drove up says, ‘That’s my shirt.’”
The project was first announced during April’s C2E2 convention, where a fan’s question regarding the three Jokers mystery led to the revelation that Johns and Fabok had begun working on the project.RELATED: DC Universe Announces Fourth Live-Action Series: Stargirl
It was in Justice League #42 – part two of Johns and Fabok’s “Darkseid War” storyline – that Batman used the newly acquired powers of the Mobius Chair to ask two questions: Who really killed his parents, and what was The Joker’s real name? However, it wasn’t until eight months later – the day Justice League #50 and DC Universe: Rebirth #1 hit stands — that we finally got our answer as to what the Mobius Chair told Batman: “There are three.” And, form what Johns revealed today, that answer was literal rather than figurative.
Three Jokers, by Geoff Johns, Jason Fabok and Brad Anderson, will debut as part of DC’s Black Label imprint. The three-issue miniseries does not yet have a release date.
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Star Trek icon George Takei will revisit his childhood in a timely graphic memoir from Top Shelf Productions tell his story as one of 120,000 Japanese Americans imprisoned by the U.S. government during World War II.
Written with Justin Eisinger and Steven Scott, and illustrated by Harmony Becker, They Called Us Enemy will be published in summer 2019.
Best known for his role as Sulu on Star Trek: The Original Series and in six feature films, Takei is famed in more recent years for his social-media presence, his appearances on Howard Stern, and his work for LGBT rights, and in state and local politics. He also starred in the musical Allegiance, which is set during Japanese American internment and inspired by his story.
Following President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s 1942 order, every person of Japanese descent on the West Coast was sent to one of 10 “relocation centers,” where they were held for years. Takei was 4 years old when his family was forcibly removed to to internment camps in Arkansas and California:
They Called Us Enemy is Takei’s firsthand account of those years behind barbed wire, the terrors and small joys of childhood in the shadow of legalized racism, his mother’s hard choices, his father’s tested faith in democracy, and the way those experiences planted the seeds for his astonishing future.
Now an imprint of IDW Publishing, Top Shelf Productions also published Congressman John Lewis’ acclaimed March trilogy, which chronicles his own experiences during the Civil Rights Movement.
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In what many would call one of the worst-kept secrets in comics, DC Comics has finally announced the long-rumored Batman project by writer/artist Marc Silvestri at Comic-Con International in San Diego.
The project will be titled Batman/Joker: Deadly Duo. Silvestri was introduced as a surprise guest during today’s “Meet the Publishers” panel. Jim Lee joked, “Now Marc you’re not here to promote an Image project here, you’re here to talk about Batman,” he laughed and continued, “Marc and I worked in the X-Men offices back at Marvel together, we shared studio space together. When I left, I was still in contact with a lot of the folks at Image and [Marc] drew a piece for a Batman anniversary special and ever since I saw that piece — I knew he had to draw a Batman project. It was out of that conversation that this project came.”RELATED: Batman #49 Basically Tells the ‘Last’ Joker Story
“As you’ve probably guessed, I’m working on Batman. It’s a Batman/Joker team up. We’d talked about it and I couldn’t believe that it hadn’t been done before at least not a serious level,” Silvestri said. “It would be full of dramatic and comedic moments. I’ve been wanting to do this story for 20 years.”
Silvestri explained, “The premise is that someone is screwing around with the Joker really hard and Joker can’t deal with it. He can’t handle it. So Joker makes it so that Batman has to help him. Joker takes Jim Gordon and holds him hostage — not even Joker knows where he is — and uses that to make Batman help him. Little pieces of Gordon keep showing up and Joker says ‘look, we’re going to run out of pieces that aren’t important here soon.'”

JUST ANNOUNCED at #SDCC2018: The Dark Knight is no stranger to working on a team, but how will he fare with the Joker by his side? Find out in BATMAN/JOKER: THE DEADLY DUO by @Marc_Silvestri! Here's a FIRST LOOK at the cover to Issue #1! #DCSDCC
— DC (@DCComics) July 19, 2018
The villain in the book will be new and original for the story, created by Silvestri, and the project will run about “seven and a half issues,” he laughed, “because I couldn’t help myself.”
Silvestri is writing, drawing and inking his story.
Silvestri hopes that this story will hit fans “in the feels,” he laughed, “I hope it makes fans say ‘wow, I didn’t expect to feel that way about Batman or Joker.'”RELATED: Thanks to Death Threats Over Batman #50, Tom King Has a Bodyguard at SDCC
There is no official release date for Silvestri’s book, DiDio explained, “We’re going to hold this book until it’s ready.” Though the official DC Comics Twitter account called the title, Batman/Joker: Deadly Duo, Didio alluded to it being a working title.
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Captain Marvel and Bitch Planet writer Kelly Sue DeConnick will be taking over DC Comics’ Aquaman ongoing series with a story arc that co-publishers Jim Lee and Dan DiDio compare to classics like Batman: Year One.
The official numbering and publication dates for DeConnick’s take over are yet to be announced, but her story is set to be a reexamination of the character’s roots. Lee described the story as a closer look at Arthur Curry’s relationship with his absent mother and the issues that particular hole in his life have created for him. Arthur will be waking up on a mysterious deserted island populated by “sea gods” who have been thrown out or otherwise forgotten by the world that once worshipped them.RELATED: Grant Morrison & Liam Sharp Helming Hal Jordan/Green Lantern Relaunch
DeConnick, who is the first female writer to ever script the character’s solo adventures, will be joined by artist Robson Rocha for the tale; the artist most recently drew Issue #35 of the current Aquaman series. The art accompanying this story is from that issue.
This will be the first major creative shift for Aquaman since writer Dan Abnett launched the series and has remained with it for the duration of the Rebirth era.
This is the second major DC creator announcement to come out of this year’s Comic-Con, following official confirmation that Grant Morrison and Liam Sharp will be taking over Green Lantern.
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Unfortunately, the uglier side of fandom made its presence known recently when writer Tom King started receiving death threats over the highly-anticipated Batman #50, featuring the wedding between the Dark Knight and Catwoman. Because of the threats, King has been assigned a personal bodyguard while attending Comic-Con International in San Diego.
King posted a photo from the convention standing alongside Dave, his bodyguard, with the message, “Because of the Batman 50 death threats they got me a bodyguard for the Con. This is David. He is presumably already very bored with endless looking for toys. For my uh kids.”RELATED: Why Are Comic Publishers So Afraid of Married Superheroes

Because of the Batman 50 death threats they got me a bodyguard for the Con. This is David. He is presumably already very bored with endless looking for toys.
For my uh kids.
— Tom King (@TomKingTK) July 19, 2018
Of course, King isn’t the first comic book creator to receive death threats over what may be perceived as a “controversial” storyline, though that isn’t an excuse to wish bodily harm to another person. In this case, the controversy lies in the fact that the Bat and Cat wedding never took place, even though the last twenty issues of Batman had been building to the happy occasion, with DC Comics promoting the wedding with a host of variant covers.Batman #50 had a surprise ending where Catwoman was persuaded by her best friend, Holly, to not go through with the wedding because a happy Batman wouldn’t be ideal to wage a war against crime. As the final page revealed, this was all a ploy by Bane to “break the Bat,” as the villain was shown standing with other bad guys like Joker, Riddler, Ventriloquist, Hugo Strange and Psycho Pirate.
DC spilled the big wedding reveal days before the issue’s release in an article at the New York Times, which left many fans upset at the outlet spoiling the surprise in its headline, to other fans disappointed in yet another comic book swerve of a story arc. However, King would confirm Batman #50 is only the halfway point in his expansive story while teasing big things for Batman #100.KEEP READING: Tom King’s Batman Run Is A Spiritual Sequel To Knightfall
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DC Comics today announced a new slate of titles for the company’s youth-focused imprints, DC Zoom and DC Ink. The news was announced Thursday morning at a press conference at Comic-Con International: San Diego.
The publisher started by announcing new titles for its DC Ink imprint, which focuses on young adults. Author Marieke Nijkamp will pen the young adult graphic novel Oracle: Rising, a story about a teenage Oracle. Nijkamp is best known for her New York Times bestselling novel This Is Where It Ends. Sarah Kuhn will pen Shadow of the Batgirl, a story about a teenage Cassandra Cain. Kuhn is best known for her Heroine Complex novel series.RELATED: SDCC: Joe Ledbetter’s Anthropomorphic Batman Figures Are Insanely Awesome
Also announced was Truth or Consequences: A Jack Hyde Story, which is the working title for an Aqualad story by Alex Sanchez (Rainbow Boys). Dick Grayson: Lost Carnival will be written by Michael Moreci (Roche Limit). Wonder Woman: Warbringer will be adapted from prose into a graphic novel by Louise Simonson.
The publisher also announced several titles for its DC Zoom imprint, which focuses on middle grade graphic novels. Shannon and Dean Hale will pen Diana, Princess of the Amazons, the imprint’s first story starring Wonder Woman. The duo are best known for their work on the Eisner-nominated Rapunzel’s Revenge graphic novel.RELATED: Batman: White Knight, Bombshells Headline DC’s 2019 Statue Line
The press conference also included more information about creative teams and sale dates for previously announced titles. Superman Smashes the Klan will be illustrated by Gurihiru Studios. Green Lantern: Legacy will be illustrated by Andie Tong. Dear Justice League‘s Michael Northrop will be joined by Gustavo Duarte. Thomas Pitilli will illustrate Gotham High. Chris Wildgoose will provide art for Marie Lu’s Batman: Nightwalker. Official cover art for the title can be found below.
Previously announced titles to receive sale dates include Mera: Tidebreaker and Super Sons: The Polarshield Project, both of which will release in April 2019.
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Grant Morrison is returning to the DC Universe.
The acclaimed writer is poised to make his long awaited return in a big way, teaming with artist Liam Sharp to launch The Green Lantern, a new series designed to explore the titular hero’s role as a “space cop.” But while you might be forgiven if you expect Morrison and Sharp to drop Hal Jordan neck-deep into the sort of massive, grand storylines space exploration and alien cultures tend to lend themselves to, the creative team claims their new series will actually be much more modest in scale.RELATED: As Green Lantern Corps Heads to its Finale, Hal Jordan Undergoes a Major Change
“Instead of the big, epic, 12-part stories, we’re focusing down on the everyday life of a space cop,” Morrison told IGN. “Basically, it’s no more apocalypse-ending storylines. The basic concept is that [Hal Jordan] is like a space cop that patrols a sector of the universe where anything can happen. We’ve made it more like a police procedural.”
That doesn’t mean the series will be without Morrison’s signature touch; According to IGN, he and Sharp are quick to assure fans that they have plans to have Hal spend time with a number of weirder, more alien Green Lanterns than he has in recent years. To that end, don’t expect John Stewart, Guy Gardner, Kyle Rayner, Simon Baz or Jessica Cruz to make an appearance. After all, Hal is, as Sharp describes the character, “a loner and a drifter and he’s an unreconstructed man.”RELATED: John Stewart Assembles an Insane Team in Green Lantern Corps #48
“We’re doing Hal Jordan where, you know he’s a good cop, but is he really a good guy? And we’re looking into his relationships and how he deals with people,” Morrison added, promising that while fans will immediately recognize the character they know and love, the comic will introduce a new side to him. “[I]f you’ve got a job as a space cop, it’s hard to be stuck on the planet Earth. He has other lives on other planets. We’re gonna be looking into a lot of things that I don’t think we’ve seen a lot with Hal Jordan before.The Green Lantern #1, by Grant Morrison and Liam Sharp, arrives in late 2018 from DC Comics.
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You can never own too many Funko Pop! figures — especially if you’re a Batman fan. Now, get ready to add a crown jewel to your Funko Batman collection with the newest Dark Knight figure to come from the toy collectible manufacturing company.
Renowned artist and DC Entertainment Chief Creative Officer Jim Lee has announced a very special collaboration with Funko on Twitter, with the reveal of a new Pop! vinyl figure based on his Batman: Hush artwork. The figure instantly sets itself apart from other Batman figures from the company, given that it comes with a base that is meant to look like the top of a building, and a flowing cape with a large wingspan.RELATED: Funko Celebrates Marvel Studios’ 10th Anniversary With Chrome Pop! Series

Behold! #loveit #gamestop #batmanhush #funko #funkohush #sdcc#sdcc2018
— Jim Lee (@JimLee) July 19, 2018
According to Lee’s post, the figure will be an exclusive to video game and collectible store Gamestop. Given that the announcement was made with the “DC Collection by Jim Lee” tag, it’s safe to say that this is only the first of many DC figures based on Lee’s iconic artwork.RELATED: DC Debuts Hi-Res Images of Aquaman, Black Manta & Mera Movie Statues
We don’t have word yet on when this particular Funko Pop! figure will be available in stores, but given that Lee has used the SDCC and SDCC2018 hashtags, we might find out this weekend during Comic-Con International in San Diego.
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We’ve known for a few weeks now that the DC Universe streaming platform was more than just DC’s answer to Hulu or Netflix but today at Comic-Con International, we learned exactly what that means — and exactly how much it’s going to cost you.
Annual subscriptions to the service will run $74.99, or you can opt to pay $7.99 a month. Pre-orders for annual subscriptions were made available today at with a pre-order bonus of three free months. As a special incentive for Comic-Con weekend, fans who pre-order between Thursday, July 19th and Sunday, July 22nd will be entered into a sweepstakes to attend the US premier of Aquaman in December.RELATED: Live-Action Titans Unveils First Full-Body Robin Photo
The release date is still set for “fall 2018,” and at launch the platform will be made available for iOS and Android devices, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, and Android TV.
So what will your money get you, exactly?
On top of the original shows like Titans, Swamp Thing and Doom Patrol, the service will include a robust library of classic TV and film with Batman: The Brave and The Bold, Batman Beyond and the Justice League animated series joining a hearty roster of both live action and animated favorites like Birds of Prey, Batman Begins and Constantine.RELATED: New DC Universe Promo Teases Batman: The Animated Series’ HD Debut
Content will be synced across devices, including digital comics, which will be viewable in 4K resolution on TV-based devices. When reading them on your television, the comics will be equipped with an “autoplay” feature that transforms them into a panel-by-panel high resolution slide show.
The digital library will rotate “quarterly, or close to quarterly,” according to DC co-publisher Jim Lee, who then emphasized that available titles will number in the thousands. Fans and DC creators alike will be able to organize their favorite comics, television series and movies into personalized playlists, which can then be shared with the DC Universe community.KEEP READING: Is DC Universe’s Comics Library the Answer to Marvel Unlimited? Not Really

Fans looking to experience the first-of-its-kind digital subscription service that is DC UNIVERSE are one step closer today. Slated for release in fall 2018, fans in the United States can now pre-order DC UNIVERSE at for the yearly membership fee of $74.99 (plus tax, if applicable in your state). Monthly memberships will be available at launch for $7.99 a month.
To celebrate today’s pre-order availability, DC UNIVERSE and Warner Bros. Television released a first-look at the upcoming exclusive original series Titans with the trailer premiere.The highly-anticipated series will debut on the digital service in the fall of 2018. In addition, more fan-favorite DC library content has been confirmed for the DC UNIVERSE line-up, including Batman Beyond (1999), Justice League the animated series (2001-04) and Batman: The Brave and the Bold (2008-11).
As an added pre-order bonus, DC UNIVERSE is offering The Aquaman Premiere Sweepstakes*. Fans who pre-order between Thursday, July 19 (9:30 a.m. PT) and Sunday, July 22 (5 p.m. PT) will be automatically entered for a chance to win two tickets to the U.S. premiere of the Warner Bros. Pictures film Aquaman in December 2018.
Comic-Con attendees who visit the DC booth #1915 and pre-order, will receive an exclusive collectible t-shirt. Fans can also visit the DC UNIVERSE Experience at the Hilton San Diego Gaslamp Quarter to immerse themselves in content from the upcoming service and literally walk through the new originals, beloved classics and iconic comics.
Fans who pre-order a yearly membership before the service’s launch in fall 2018 will get an additional three months of DC UNIVERSE for free. Annual memberships will go live with product availability in the fall.
DC UNIVERSE will be available in fall 2018 as a direct-to-consumer digital service, backed by Warner Bros. Digital Networks and built by Warner Bros. Digital Labs. Fans who sign up for memberships will enjoy new original live-action and animated series, classic TV series and films, a curated selection of comic books, breaking news, an expansive encyclopedia, and access to exclusive merchandise. Additional fan features include opportunities to connect with others in the DC community, earn premium rewards and participate in sweepstakes and contests.
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ComiXology today announced a new slate of exclusive comics and creative teams for its comiXology Originals line. The news was announced today at a press conference at Comic-Con International: San Diego.
The announced titles are Goliath Girls by writer Sam Humphries and artist Alti Firmansyah, Grave Danger by writer Tim Seeley and Mike Norton, Hit Reblog: Comics That Caught Fire by writer and artist Megan Kearney and Teenage Wasteland by writer Magdalene Visaggio and artist Jen Vaughn. All titles are available to read now and are free for Amazon Prime, Kindle Unlimited and comiXology Unlimited subscribers. Each title can also be purchased via Kindle or the comiXology storefront.
The company also announced comiXology Originals slated to be released in coming months. Those titles include The Dark by writer Mark Sable and artist Kristian Donaldson, Delver by co-writers C. Spike Trotman and MK Reed (Tish Doolin provides art for the series) and The Stone King by writer Kel McDonald and artist Tyler Crook.
A full breakdown of the titles announced today, per comiXology, can be found below:
Goliath Girls
Written by Sam Humphries with art by Alti Firmansyah
Monsters will rise, cities will fall…but best friends are forever! Zelda, Eunice, and Juliet are three best friends: orphans of the Kaiju Generation, and adoptive mothers to their own baby Goliath! For years they’ve searched for the elusive King of All Goliaths, the one fabled to bring the Forever War to an end. But they’re not the only ones on his trail.
Grave Danger
Written by Tim Seeley with art by Mike Norton
She is Grave Danger, agent of Headstone, a joint clandestine espionage organization that handles all unspeakable crime! [Unspeakable Crime- Illegal acts committed by paranormal entities such as vampires, witches, demons, and Frankensteins.] Agent Danger leaps into action from the suborbital Mourning Angel base, afraid of nothing! [Except getting her sneakers dirty. And heights.] [Also, her past.]. The first release from Daniel Alter and Jeff Forsyth’s new company Comix AF.
Hit Reblog: Comics That Caught Fire
Written and illustrated by Megan Kearney, edited by Hope Nicholson
Hit Reblog: Comics That Caught Fire showcases the viral sensations of the webcomics world and the true stories behind their creators. Follow the ups and downs of internet fame, from IP theft to book deals, and all the trials of becoming an overnight sensation after gaining 10,000 reblogs in a single night. Learn about the origins behind the hit comic strips “This is Fine”, “All Houses Matter”, “No Take, Only Throw”, and frequently-viral webcomics such as Owlturd, Cyanide and Happiness, False Knees, and Poorly Drawn Lines. Each of the twenty artists featured includes a biographical intro by award-winning comic artist Megan Kearney (Disney Princess, The Secret Loves of Geek Girls).
Hit Reblog: Comics That Caught Fire includes comics by webcomic superstars: Anelien, Joshua Barkman, Rob Denbleyker, Adam Ellis, Reza Farazmand, Nick Franco, Craig Froehle, KC Green, Ryan Harby, Maya Kern, Fran Krause, Dami Lee, David Malki!, Dave Mcelfatrick, Alex Norris, Branson Reese, Nick Seluk, Katie Shanahan, Brandon Sheffield, Shen, Kris Straub, and Zach Weinersmith, Kris Wilson. Edited by Hope Nicholson of the multi Eisner-award nominated publisher Bedside Press.
Teenage Wasteland
Written by Magdalene Visaggio with art by Jen Vaughn
Smart-mouthed Ellie Tweed is the jerkhole new girl in school who falls in with the wrong crowd, who happen to have an explosive secret: they aren’t just jerkhole teenage girls with attitude, they are the Earth’s secret defenders! And Ellie’s their newest recruit. From the creative duo of Magdalene Vissaggio (Kim & Kim) and Jen Vaughn (Betty & Veronica: Vixens) comes this action-packed series where after school activities include transforming into superheroes and fighting monsters!
The Dark
Written by Mark Sable with art by Kristian Donaldson
After a worldwide cyberwar ends technology as we know it, a former super-soldier teams up with a biopunk to fight the rise of a biological internet forcing humanity to connect to it—whether they want to or not.
Written by C. Spike Trotman and MK Reed with art by Tish Doolin
When the door to a living dungeon surfaces in the tiny hamlet of Oddgoat, village girl Temerity Aster has two choices: abandon the only home she’s ever known to carpet baggers and sellswords, or carve out a place for herself and her family in the new and dangerous world of delving.
The Stone King
Written by Kel McDonald with art by Tyler Crook
A young adult fantasy adventure about finding who you are through taking responsibility for your mistakes, The Stone King explores the life of a teen girl thief, working to determine her future path but instead provokes a giant.
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The creator-owned ranks of Amazon subsidiary comiXology have swelled since the announcement of comiXology Originals last year. But as Comic-Con International in San Diego got underway Wednesday afternoon, the platform not only announced four new series by a range of creators popular both in comics traditional direct market and in new formats online, but it also made them available immediately across comiXology and Amazon’s platforms.
These brand-new series on tap for the launch include the five-issue series Goliath Girls by Sam Humphries and Alti Firmansyah, the new Tim Seeley and Mike Norton effort Grave Danger from new publisher Comix AF, internet-based anthology Hit Reblog from editor Hope Nicholson with cartoonist Megan Kearney and lastly another five-issue series titled Teenage Wasteland from Mags Visaggio and Jen Vaughn.
A second wave of new series like OGN The Dark by Mark Sable and Kristian Donaldson, Delver. by C Spike Trotman, MK Reed and Tish Doolin and finally The Stone King by Kel McDonald and Tyler Crook will debut later in 2018.
The event announcing these varied projects began with comiXology co-founder and President David Steinberger who said the company’s guiding principal has always been “Make everyone on the planet a comics fan…When we launched ten years ago, we did a really good job at servicing fans,” Steinberger said. “Getting into comics can be hard…so two years ago we launched comiXology Unlimited.” He said just over 50% of new buyers to comiXology come in via the monthly-paid platform.
But now with comiXology originals, the company is hoping to push its recruitment even further. “This is another way we can serve our mission,” he said, promising to deliver comics that appeal specifically to new readers. “I want to point out the important part: these books are free to read on any Amazon subscription service” such as Kindle Unlimited, comiXology Unlimited or even Amazon Prime through the Prime Reading function.
comiXology Head of Content Chip Mosher welcomed a majority of the creators to the stage for an in-depth look at the various projects, starting with the four series which launched on the service as they were described.
Goliath Girls, a five-issue fantasy series by Sam Humphries and Alti Firmansyah, reunited the team from Marvel’s Star-Lord/Kitty Pryde series. The writer described the book as being about “Four best friends who have raised their own giant monster” before calling it “Pitch Perfect meets Pacific Rim.”
Additionally, this series will debut simultaneously in Japan fully localized for Japanese manga readers. The creative team is working with experienced translators and their editor Jeanine Schaefer to make that experience unique and effective for an international audience. “I believe the things that unite comic book fans are stronger than the things that divide us,” Humphries explained. “We are evolving in to a global comic book connected marketplace…and I think that manga fans in Japan read Goliath Girls and realize that we manga and anime fans have taken everything we love from that world, remixed it and broadcast it back to them.”
Grave Danger is only the latest Tim Seeley and Mike Norton collaboration, but it is also the very first series from new publisher Comix AF co-founded by Daniel Alter and Jeff Forsyth. Norton was on hand to talk about the work with his studiomate and Revival co-creator. He noted the series is a mix of secret agents, monsters and a slew of other genre influences. “The main character, Grave Danger, is a woman who has been raised by vampires and a set of ten DVD tapes, so she basically relates to the world only through the dialogue of old crappy ’80s movies. She sees herself as James Bond, but she’s not James Bond. She fights werewolves and vampires and the things that go bump in the night with style and a little bit of awkward,” Norton said.
Seeley called in via cell phone to offer his take on Grave Danger – a call that seemed to break up frequently to comic effect, but he was able to mention that this was a story that could encompass literally any influence that came to mind. “This is a fun book for me and Tim,” Norton added. “It’s something we haven’t done before, and it’s nice after drawing five years of depressing things in the snow to draw anything we can think of.”
Hit Reblog, a compendium of viral internet comics curated by Bedside Press editor Hope Nicholson with additional biographical content by cartoonist Megan Kearney. The series is set to explore what it means to become a comics meme in the modern era. “I threw money and Megan and told her to make me a book,” joked Nicholson. “We wanted to explore both the positive and negative aspect of sudden internet fame.” While certain creators were able to ink book deals or capitalize on their viral comics in some ways, many also had to retreat from the social media sphere after their work took on a frightening life of its own with the internet’s denizens.
The fourth new launch title will be another five-issue series called Teenage Wasteland by writer Mags Visaggio and artist Jen Vaughn. The story takes its cues from the ethos “High school is bullshit” by telling the story of a new kid in school with a twist. Visaggio noted that she wanted the comic that takes cues from magical girl and giant robot stories set in the ’90s to be a more exciting version of high school than her own experience as an awkward teenage outcast.
The second-wave of creators took the stage to talk about their project starting with The Dark. This OGN takes its cues from writer Sable’s work as a futurist – working with non-profits to foresee complications in the future and counter them. The heart of this series is a globally devastating cyberattack. Donaldson is taking a 3D approach to the art, building locales and elements of the story with his computer and then populating his pages with the result.
Trotman spoke about Delver., which she said didn’t quite fit under her very popular Kickstarter-based publisher Iron Circus because she wanted to take advantage of methods of distribution and promotion that a smaller operation like her own couldn’t do just yet. The story continues Trotman’s commitment to stories that are “strange and amazing” by telling a story about the people who live with the results of fringe sci-fi and fantasy monsters that are set loose into the wild.
Finally, Kel McDonald spoke to her and Tyler Crook’s newThe Stone King series. The writer said she’s moving further into partnership with comiXology after finding success with comiXology’s “Submit” platform because she wanted to continue to create comics outside the experimental platforms she’s used in the past. She connected with fellow Dark Horse comics freelancer at a convention. Committed to working together, Crook created an image without a story for McDonald to run with, and the result is an adventure story that stands apart from the work either has done in the past.
The panel ended with a short Q&A, perhaps the most tantalizing bit was the idea that these series could be placed on track for film and TV adaptations by Amazon Prime, though no specific info on that front could be offered.
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WARNING: The following contains details about critical plot points in The Life of Captain Marvel #1 by Margaret Stohl and Carlos Pacheco, on sale now.
Carol Danvers, otherwise known as Captain Marvel, has changed a great deal since her debut in 1968, but there are a few constants about her story. Perhaps the most well-known constant is the origin of her superhero powers. A friend and colleague to the superhero Mar-Vell, Carol was caught in the blast from a Kree device and her DNA was fused with Mar-Vell’s. The blast caused Carol to become a Kree-Human hybrid, and she was gifted staggering cosmic powers as a result. She took up the moniker of Ms. Marvel for a time before fully embracing the title of Captain Marvel. Since then, she has become a pivotal player in the Marvel Universe. It’s the story everyone knows. Right? Perhaps not.The Life of Captain Marvel #1 by Margaret Stohl and Carlos Pacheco delves once more into Carol’s backstory, and at first it appears the issue will focus on Carol alone, narrowing in on her complicated familial relations rather than her ongoing role as one of Marvel’s resident superhero bruisers. But the last few pages in the issue make an abrupt about-face and reveal something unexpected: Her superpowers and her family are far more intertwined than she could have ever imagined. As it turns out, Carol’s father, Joseph Danvers, very likely had some connection to the Kree, possibly before his daughter gained her superpowers.RELATED: We Believe Captain Marvel Has Cast Rick Jones, and Everyone Just Missed It
The issue starts off with Captain Marvel suffering from a panic attack in the heat of battle. Carol’s affliction is the result of it being Father’s Day, which dredges up some unsavory memories about her dad, who, it turns out, was an abusive jerk to her and her brothers. Carol’s ruminations inevitably draw her back to her hometown, where her mother and surviving brother, Joe, live. One thing leads to another and Carol’s brother is left crippled and noncommunicative by a drunk driving accident.
While helping her brother get situated, Carol stumbles upon a shoebox containing a love letter someone apparently never got around to sending. The letter is signed “Joseph,” which leads her to believe it was penned by her father. That’s salacious enough, but it’s hardly the strangest thing in the shoebox. Beside the letter is an odd piece of tech that Carol tries to open — in typical Captain Marvel fashion — by bludgeoning it with a hammer. That’s when things get weird.
Page 2: And Then There Was A Space Baby
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The Artists Alley lineup of DC Collectibles will expand in 2019 with the Comic-Con International in San Diego announcement of vinyl figures designed by fan-favorite artist Chrissie Zullo, who will bring her dreamy and whimsical transformations to DC’s slate of female superheroes.
Zullo and artist Joe Ledbetter will join previous collections in the line that have been designed by Chris Uminga, HaiNaNu “Nooligan” Saulque and Sho Murase. Zullo’s first interior work came on DC’s Madame Xanadu series.RELATED: SDCC: Batcycle, Justice League Animated Series Make DC Collectibles Debut
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Starring in Zullo’s DC Artist Alley slate of figures in 2019 will be Batgirl, Hawkgirl, Supergirl and Wonder Woman. Fans attending Comic-Con International will have the opportunity to pick up the convention-exclusive figures of Uminga’s DC Artists Alley Batman figure in three different variant editions at the Entertainment Earth Booth #2343, or by ordering online.
As with previous Artist’s Alley figures, Zullo’s designs measure 7″ in height. Her collection, along with the just announced line designed by Joe Ledbetter, will be available in 2019. For those attending Comic-Con International, convention exclusives of Uminga’s DC Artists Alley Batman figure will be available in three different variant editions at the Entertainment Earth Booth #2343 or by preordering online.KEEP READING: Joe Ledbetter’s Anthropomorphic Batman Figures Are Insanely Awesome
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DC Collectibles has unveiled statues for 2019 with the Bat-Family taking the spotlight.
The Bat-Family Multi-Part Statue set includes Batman, Robin, Nightwing, Batgirl, and Red Hood perched on the rooftops of Gotham City. The set is designed by pop artist Joe Ledbetter and utilizes the same statue base as the New Teen Titans Multi-Part Statue set poised to debut next month with the seven-inch figures both available to display individually or joining together as a whole set. Batman will appropriately be the first statue released from the set, scheduled to debut March 2019 with the remaining figures released throughout the rest of the year.RELATED: DC Unveils SDCC Exclusive Batman Vinyl Figures
“I’m a huge Batman fan and to have the opportunity to work with DC Collectibles on a set of Batman characters is a huge deal in my world,” declared Ledbetter in a press release through DC. “I just love the idea of a bat in a Batman suit, a penguin as the Penguin, etc. There’s something there that’s quite funny and interesting and really excites me. I like to think that these animal Batman characters inhabit a parallel universe where Gotham City is entirely populated by anthropomorphic critters, including the Caped Crusader himself. I think the fun, enthusiasm and love of Batman, Robin, Penguin and Catwoman will shine through on these designer toys and I hope they find a special place on collector’s shelves.”
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Other figures slated to arrive in 2019 through DC Collectibles includes new Black & White Batman statues based off of artist Sean Murphy’s design from the popular DC Black Label miniseries Batman: White Knight and Klaus Janson’s design from The Dark Knight Returns.RELATED: Toy Fair 2018: DC Collectibles Spotlight Batman, Harley Quinn and More
Additionally, the acclaimed DC Bombshells line will receive two new figures with Big Barda and Catwoman joining the line with Catwoman’s figure including the redesigned Batman. The DC Cover Girls statue will also get a Mera figure while the DC Designer line adds a Hal Jordan Green Lantern figure based off of artist Ivan Reis’ design of the character.
The upcoming DC Collectibles figures announced today at San Diego Comic-Con will be available throughout 2019.
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This fall, writer Steve Orlando and artist Matthew Dow Smith team up with AfterShock Comics to deliver a brand new series that dabbles in magic, the supernatural and the struggles of surviving in a post-apocolyptic world: Dead Kings.“DEAD KINGS is a Post-Post-Apocalypse,” Orlando said in a statement. The human spirit, and species, is enduring, even after we’ve invoked science and sorcery to drive ourselves to global war. In DEAD KINGS, there is no mystery to magic, it’s simply assets and technology, and like any other type of dangerous technology, we’ve abused it to create massive diesel-punk war machines that nearly destroyed the world… This is Russian Folklore to the tune of Blade Runner 2049, and it’s going to take you to a world you’ve never seen…the world a generation after the end of the world, where the first sprouts of goodness are fighting to grow up through the cracks.”RELATED: Legendary Acquires Film Rights to AfterShock Comic Animosity
“Honestly, I have yet to see an Aftershock title I haven’t loved,” Smith said about working with the publisher on Dead Kings. “It’s such a diverse roster of talents, concepts, and genres, from Bennet and de Latorre’s Animosity to Ellis and Hester’s Shipwreck to Layman and Kieth’s Eleanor and the Egret. Any time I see an AfterShock book on the shelf, I know there’s going to be something new and fresh and unexpected inside, and it’s one of the reason I was so excited this project is coming out under their banner. They’ve built something special and it’s a thrill to get to be part of it.”
Check out the full solicitation text and preview art below:
Steve Orlando (W) • Matthew Dow Smith (A)
Cover by Matthew Dow Smith
Variant Cover by Michael Gaydos
Thrice-Nine took Sasha’s brother, and it took Maria’s heart.
Plagued by the ramifications of a techno-magic world now thirty years gone, Thrice-Nine is a dirty folklore world that limps along, degenerating into a place filled with paranoia and poison. Sasha Vasnetsov thought he’d escaped all that, but when news comes that his younger brother has been kidnapped by the secret police, he finds himself dragged back into the madness with a simple goal—to find his brother.
But Sasha is going to need help to do this, and he enlists Maria Kamenaya, a former warrior with hundreds of enemy kills to her name, who was betrayed by the very country she served. This quest is how they get both of those things back, in the lawless land of decapitated states…the land of DEAD KINGS.
Written by Steve Orlando (Batman/Shadow, Crude, Midnighter, VIRGIL) and drawn by Matthew Dow Smith (October Girl, Suicide Squad, X-Files) DEAD KINGS is an in-depth exploration of retribution, in all its dark, complex forms.
In Shops: October 24, 2018
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
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DC Collectibles continues to expand its line of Artist’s Alley vinyl figures, announcing today at Comic-Con International in San Diego that renowned pop artist Joe Ledbetter is the latest to bring his talents to DC’s roster of heroes and villains. Previous collections in the line have been designed by Chris Uminga, HaiNaNu “Nooligan” Saulque and Sho Murase.
Ledbetter is no stranger to the world of vinyl figures, having designed them for years. Here, he reinterprets Batman, Catwoman, Robin and Penguin as literally as possible in his own style.RELATED: DC Unveils SDCC Exclusive Batman Vinyl Figures
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“I’m a huge Batman fan and to have the opportunity to work with DC Collectibles on a set of Batman characters is a huge deal in my world,” Ledbetter said in a statement. “I just love the idea of a bat in a Batman suit, a penguin as the Penguin, etc. There’s something there that’s quite funny and interesting and really excites me. I like to think that these animal Batman characters inhabit a parallel universe where Gotham City is entirely populated by anthropomorphic critters, including the Caped Crusader himself. I think the fun, enthusiasm and love of Batman, Robin, Penguin and Catwoman will shine through on these designer toys and I hope they find a special place on collector’s shelves.”
As with previous Artist’s Alley figures, Ledbetter’s designs measure 7″ in height. his collection, along with the just announced line designed by Chrissie Zullo, will be available in 2019.
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Ahead of the X-Men Panel scheduled for Sunday, July 22 at 11:15 AM PT during Comic-Con International in San Diego, Marvel Comics has released a teaser image promoting a new X-Men series for Fall 2018.
Of course, all we have to go by at the moment is the image of the X-Men symbol and the date we can expect the new title to launch, but more details (and hopefully a title and creative team) will be revealed at the X-Men-focused panel.RELATED: Marvel Promises ‘Hearts of Darkness’ in New X-Men Black Series

Find out more at the #XMen Panel at San Diego Comic-Con on Sunday at 11:15 AM PT in Room 5AB! #MarvelComics #MarvelSDCC
— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) July 18, 2018
This isn’t the first tease for a new X-Men series to be released ahead of the convention, with a Magneto-focused “Hearts of Darkness” X-Men Black image debuting last week.
If Marvel is planning to launch a new X-Men comic, it will have the opportunity to replace the recently-announced cancellations of X-Men Gold and X-Men Blue, which will both come to an end in September. Could this new title select from a different color option to stay consistent with X-Men Red and the upcoming X-Men Black, or will Marvel choose to go back to the classic Uncanny X-Men name is anyone’s guess.
The time-displace mutants of X-Men Blue will have their story wrapped up in August’s Extermination event series as the past, present and future of mutantkind hangs in the balance. X-Men Gold‘s wedding issue, unfortunately, did not conclude with Kitty Pryde and Colossus tying the not, as the X-Men leader left Piotr Rasputin standing at the altar. However, Gambit stepped up to the plate and asked for Rogue’s hand in marriage (which she accepted) and will lead into their own spinoff series, Mr. and Mrs. X.RELATED: Marvel’s Mutants Face Total Extermination in Brisson’s Final X-Men Blue Story
Last but not least, there is the Hunt For Wolverine miniseries finishing up their stories and culminating in the Return of Wolverine, as Logan steps back into the spotlight of the Marvel Universe after his passing in 2014’s Death of Wolverine. Marvel will obviously make the announcement of Logan’s new ongoing series a big deal, so there is always the chance the Fall 2018 comic is related to the Avenger and X-Men member.
For now, fans will have to wait a few more days before learning what Marvel Comics has in store for its X-Men family of titles.
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