The Hollywood Reporter, but no comics have been announced.
Each three-and-a-half minute animated episode will pair Spider-Man with another Marvel character, Thor, Hulk, Captain America, Black Panther, and Ms. Marvel, all redesigned into kid-friendly versions of their comic-book selves. Marvel has not announced when the episodes will start, or what platform they will run on. The chapter books will be published by Marvel Press, and the first one, Deck the Malls, featuring Spider-Man and Spider-Gwen, will be out this month. Three more are in the works.
The merchandise line will launch in October as part of "Marvel Mania," a big push of the Marvel brand in retail stores.
Marvel's program is reminiscent of DC's Super Hero Girls, which launched two years ago (see "DC Launches 'DC Super Hero Girls' Universe"), although Marvel's does not focus exclusively on girls.
'Stargate, 'One Piece,' 'Runaways,' 'Stretch Armstrong,' 'Happy'"). Now The Hollywood Reporter has the news that IDW Publishing will produce a Stretch Armstrong comic, Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters. The comics will be set in the same world of the show but the stories will stand alone. Kevin Burke and Chris "Doc" Wyatt, the executive producers and head writers of the Netflix series, will write the comic, and Nikous Koutsis (Savage Dragon) will be the artist. The first issue will launch in January.
Archaia and Henson Forge Deal"). The first issue will include an Icelandic fairy tale by Matt Smith (Barbarian Lord) and will have covers by Smith and Sas Milledge (Mimon). Subsequent issues will feature work by Benjamin Schipper (Cap’n Rex & His Clever Crew), Tyler Jenkins (Grass Kings), and Celia Lowenthal (The Saga of Gisli the Outlaw).
Business Insider reports that Jazwares has acquired the license to make a line of Hotel Transylvania toys, based on the animated feature film; the toys will launch in summer 2018, shortly before the release of Hotel Transylvania 3. Papercutz will release its first Hotel Transylvania graphic novel later this month.
Hanazuki Comic Series Is 'Full of Treasures'"). Publishers Weekly reports that Abrams will publish Hanazuki chapter books as well as a guidebook and a sticker book.
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Posted by Brigid Alverson on September 8, 2017 @ 5:03 am CT
From DC Comics
October 22, 2021
Here's a preview of Wonder Woman Historia: The Amazons #1 by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Phil Jimenez, coming in November from DC Comics.
New Sourcebook and RPG by Steve Jackson Games
October 22, 2021
Steve Jackson Games will release Girl Genius: Sourcebook and Roleplaying Game , for GURPS.