Category Archives: Comics

Green Arrow TV Series Near Pilot Order At The CW

The CW is getting back into the DC Comics universe and edging close to a pilot order for a new series starring the Green Arrow. For the uninitiated, Green Arrow is sort of Batman meets Robin Hood. He’s hooded archer who … Continue reading

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DC Comics: The New 52 Collected Hardcover

This past September, DC Entertainment made history by launching 52 #1 DC Comics issues starring the World’s Greatest Super-Heroes. DC Entertainment recently released DC Comics: The New 52 ($150), a massive hardcover collection that collects every single one of these debut issues. This … Continue reading

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Marvel Announces Avengers vs. X-Men

This April, The Avengers and the X-Men—the two most popular franchises in comics history—go to war! Marvel is proud to announce Avengers vs X-Men, a landmark 12-issue pop culture event bringing together the world’s greatest super heroes—Iron Man, Captain America, … Continue reading

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‘The 99’ Arrives on ComiXology

Dr. Naif Al-Mutawa’s The 99, a comic series rooted in Islamic culture and religion about 99 youths from around the world empowered by magical stones, is now available to purchase digitally on iOS devices and online through comiXology. Readers can sample the series with a free, … Continue reading

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‘The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’ As Graphic Novels

Vertigo announced this week plans to adapt for graphic novels the hugely popular Millennium Trilogy of books written by Stieg Larsson, beginning with The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. Each book in the series, which also includes The Girl Who Played With Fire and The Girl Who Kicked … Continue reading

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‘WHAM! BAM! ISLAM!’

WHAM! BAM! ISLAM! documents Dr. Al Mutawa’s struggles with reactions like that of The New York Post’s Andrea Peyser, who wrote last year, “Cancel The 99 before it starts.” Hide your face and grab the kids. Coming soon to a TV in … Continue reading

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The New 52 ‘Justice League’ #1 Is Top-Selling Comic Book of 2011

Diamond Comics Distributors confirmed Monday that DC Comics’ Justice League #1 by Geoff Johns and Jim Lee & Scott Williams sold out of its massive initial print run as well as a second and is presently in a third printing. More than 200,000 copies have been … Continue reading

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