Famed for Horror Work
March 20, 2017
Famed artist Bernie Wrightson has succumbed after a long battle with brain cancer, his wife wrote in a post on his website.
Week of March 21, 2017
March 19, 2017
This week’s home entertainment offerings include one of 2016’s most popular animated features, a big-budget video game movie starring Michael Fassbender, the third season of Batman: The Bold and the Brave on Blu-ray, the first collection of the Adult Swim black comedy Newsreaders , and a delightful anime parody of Attack on Titan .
$170 MIllion Bow Powers Huge Weekend
March 19, 2017
Evidently the summer movie blockbuster season now starts in March. A year after Batman v. Superman set a new March record with a $166 million bow, Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast posted the seventh best opening of all time (not adjusted for inflation), and left the DC superheroes in its wake with a $170 million opening frame.
A Total Betty from BOOM! Studios
March 17, 2017
Cher, Dionne, and Tai -- the girls of the hit film Clueless -- are back in an all-new series from BOOM! Studios’ all-ages BOOM! Box imprint.
Next Year
March 17, 2017
A release date has been set for Sony/Columbia’s long-gestating Venom feature.
Beginning in May
March 17, 2017
Stores that do pre-release events for the Pokemon TCG will be given an early street date on the set for which they do the event.
WizKids Brings 'Star Trek' to 'HeroClix'
March 17, 2017
At GAMA Trade Show, WizKids announced it will boldly go in a new direction with a Star Trek character series set for its popular HeroClix collectible miniatures game.
Create the Next Chapter of Popular Series in New Deck-Building Game
March 17, 2017
At the GAMA Trade Show, Renegade Game Studios announced Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Card Game, a licensed deck-building game based on Bryan Lee O’Malley’s bestselling graphic novel series from Oni Press.
Wild Imagery, Blood
March 16, 2017
Starz has released a new trailer for its American Gods series, with lots of wild imagery and a considerable dose of blood.
From Panini America
March 16, 2017
Panini America revealed at GAMA Trade Show that it will launch the Meta-X Justice League TCG this summer.
Second Season Ordered
March 15, 2017
The first season of Big Hero 6 The Series hasn’t even debuted yet, but Disney is betting big: a second season has already been ordered.
Column by Steve Bennett
March 15, 2017
This week, Bennett offers perspective on current iterations of Man-Thing, Scooby-Doo Team-Ups, and DuckTales..