MARVEL - From BleedingCool: Ike Perlmutter, the Chair of Marvel Entertainment, is among three men accused of breaking the law by Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives. This involves Perlmutter's stint under former President Trump as an advisor to the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.
DC COMICS - From GamesRadar: Writer Tom King and artist Greg Smallwood's upcoming 12-issue series, "The Human Target," is a "whodunit."
EN MEMORIAM - From ANN: Takao Saito, the creator of the long-running manga, "Golgo 13," has died at the age of 84. Saito died Friday, September 24, 2021 from pancreatic cancer. Saito launched "Golgo 13" in 1968 and it went on to become the oldest manga still in manga still in production. Saito reportedly wanted the series to continue after his death.
COMICS TO FILM - From Deadline: Alice Waddington ("Paradise Hills") is set to direct Netflix’s adaptation of "Dept. H," which is based on the popular Dark Horse Comics comic book series. Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg and Paul Schwake of Dark Horse Entertainment will produce.
COMICS - From BleedingCool: There are apparently problems with printing and distribution in the comic book industry.
COMICS TO ANIMATION - From YouTube: This is a teaser trailer for Netflix's anime, "Super Crooks," based on the Mark Millar comic book. The trailer is in Japanese, and the anime is produced Japan's "Studio Bones."
COMICS TO TELEVISION - From Deadline: Amazon Studios has given a formal series greenlight to a YA spinoff from the Emmy-nominated superhero drama "The Boys," produced by Sony Pictures Television.
COMICS - From Bloomberg: An article about the dispute between comic book artists and Marvel and DC Comics over NFTs (non-fungible tokens).
STAN LEE - From WeGotThisCovered: Marvel has filed five lawsuits against the families of Steve Ditko, Gene Colan, and Stan Lee, claiming that the superheroes they created are ineligible for copyright termination as they were created as works for hire on a contractual basis.
MARVEL COMICS - From BleedingCool: On August 26th, 2021, Patrick S Ditko, a relative of the comic book writer-artist, Steve Ditko, and administrator of his estate, registered two notices of copyright termination against Marvel Entertainment for the first appearances of Doctor Strange and Spider-Man, two characters Ditko co-created, in comic books.
DC COMICS - From GamesRadar: Here is a preview of "Batman: The Imposter #1."
COMICS - From BleedingCool: Jason Pearson is promising the return of his "Body Bags" comic book ... again ... this time for 2022 ... although he took nearly $40,000 in Kickstarter money from fans in 2015 ...
MARVEL - From BleedingCool: Science fiction author, Victor LaValle, is writing a "Sabertooth" comic book for Marvel Comics. The first issue is due in December.
DYNAMITE - From BleedingCool: Writer Scott Lobdell and artist Ariel Medal are launching a new "Evil Ernie" comic book for Dynamite Entertainment's "Chaos Comics" line.
JACK KIRBY - From BleedingCool: Chuck Rozanski, owner of Mile High Comics, has obtained a copy of the manuscript of "The Horde," an unpublished novel by the late comic book legend, Jack Kirby.
MANGA TO FILM - From THR: "Pacific Rim: Uprising" actor, Mackenyu, and Madison Iseman, as well as Sean Bean, Famke Janssen, Nick Stahl, Diego Tinoco and Mark Dacascos, are among the cast of "Knights of the Zodiac," a live-action adaptation of the 1980s manga and anime series, "Saint Seiya," being made by Toei Animation and Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions.
MANGA - From OtakuStudy: Seven Seas Entertainment announces several new manga acquisitions for 2022.
COMICS - From WTXL: Florida State University’s Strozier Library is missing thousands of comic books and literature. Most of the books missing are from the 1950s and 1970s. They were part of the Robert M. Ervin Jr. Collection.
MARVEL - GamesRadar: Marvel Comics' current "Guardians of the Galaxy" comic book series just ended with the publication of its 18th issue.
MARVEL - From GamesRadar: The sites talks about "Avengers Forever," which features a "multiversal" Avengers team.
IMAGE COMICS - From BleedingCool: The site has a first-look at Geoff Johns and Bryan Hitch's "Redcoat," which debuts in the "Geiger 80-Page Giant #1," which is due Nov. 24th.
IMAGE COMICS - From GamesRadar: Artist Greg Capullo's cover for Todd McFarlane's "The Scorched #1" has been revealed. The comic book is due Dec.15th.
DC COMICS - From GamesRadar: Batgirl/Barbara Gordon hits the streets in a new costume in "Nightwing #84."
MARVEL - From BleedingCool: There will not be any "Predator" comic books from Marvel Comics in 2021.
MARVEL - From BleedingCool: Scholastic Books offers a preview of art from its Marvel graphic novel, "Captain America: The Ghost Army." Written by Alan Gratz and drawn by Brent Schoonover, it is due August 2022.
#BATMANDAY - From GamesRadar: Will Brian Michael Bendis be writing DC's flagship, "Batman."
From DCBlog: Meet the new Batman, "Jace Fox."
From DCBlog: Get the details on the upcoming DC Black Label, three-issue comic book, "Batman: The Imposter."
MARVEL/IDW - From BleedingCool: Marvel Comics has withdrawn IDW Publishing's license to produce "Marvel Action," a line of comic books featuring Marvel characters, but aimed at "All-Ages and middle-grade readers.
IDW - From BleedingCool: IDW Publishing and Penguin Random House Publisher Services today announced an exclusive worldwide multi-year sales and distribution agreement for IDW's newly published and backlist comic book periodicals, trade collections, and graphic novels to the Direct Market comic shops beginning June 1, 2022.
ARCHIE COMICS - From BleedingCool: Archie Publications and WEBTOON's first collaboration is "Big Ethel Energy." The first three episodes of this webcomic will debut Sept. 21, 2021.
MARVEL TV - From PinkNews: According to the showrunner, Freeform's planed "New Warriors" TV series was cancelled because one executive thought it was "too gay."
IMAGE COMICS - From BleedingCool: Artist Denys Cowan is drawing "Nocterra Special: Blacktop Bill," which is being written by "Nocterra" co-creator and writer, Scott Snyder.
DC COMICS - From BleedingCool: Jeff Lemire will write and Doug Mahnke will draw "Swamp Thing: Green Hell," a three-issue miniseries for DC Comics' "DC Black Label" imprint.
DC COMICS - From BleedingCool: Becky Cloonan, Michael Conrad and Jorge Corona are launching a new "Batgirls" series from DC Comics. It will star Cassandra Cain and Stephanie Brown as the Batgirls, with Barbara Gordon as Batgirl Prime/Oracle, guiding their paths.
DC COMICS - From BleedingCool: Writer Robert Venditti and artist Michael Avon Oeming are reviving the classic DC Comics title, "World of Krypton."
MARVEL COMICS - From BleedingCool: Marvel Comics reveals some details about its Daredevil event, "Devil's Reign."
COMICS - From BleedingCool: Matt Wagner's classic comic book character, Grendel/Hunter Rose," and his story will become an eight-episode, live-action TV series via Netflix. Wagner and Dark Horse Entertainment (Grendel's current publisher) will be among the series' executive producers.
VIZ MEDIA - From ScreenRant: This is an article about "Ultimo," the manga the late Stan Lee created with Hiroyuki Takei, the creator of the manga, "Shaman King."
BOOKS - From MentalFloss: Here is a list of 11 classic books that were adapted into graphic novels, including "A Wrinkle in Time."
MARVEL - From TheWrap: A near-mint copy of “Amazing Fantasy #15, which featured the debut appearance of Spider-Man, was auctioned for $3.6 million, breaking the sales record for a comic book previously held by "Action Comics #1" (1939), which featured the first appearance of Superman.
DARK HORSE - From BleedingCool: Mike Mignola will write and draw his first full-length comic book since "Hellboy in Hell" (2016). "Sir Edward Grey: Achero" is scheduled to arrive in December.
DC COMICS - From BleedingCool: Here is a preview of "Titans United #1."
MARVEL - From GamesRadar: Marvel spokesman tells "Newsarama" that artist Joe Bennett will not be working with the company on "any future Marvel projects."
DC COMICS - From BleedingCool: The site is reporting that DC Comics will launch a new series, "Batman Beyond: Neo Year" in April 2022.
DISNEY+ - From TheDirect: Today (Mon., Sept 13th) is supposedly the day in which a trailer for the Disney+/Marvel Studios series, "Hawkeye," will debut.
MARVEL STUDIOS - From ShadowandAct: Fans, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige, and "Blade" reboot director (Bassim Tariq), aren't having it with the erasure of the importance of "Blade" 1998 to 21st century superhero movies.
COMICS - From BleedingCool: The superstar team of writer Ed Brubaker and artist Sean Phillips has turned down an "Substack Pro" offer.
DC COMICS - From BleedingCool: "Batman: Wayne Family Adventures," the first WEBTOON series based on DC Comics characters, has made its debut.
MARVEL - From BleedingCool: Marvel has released a trailer and preview art for "Amazing Spider-Man #75." That issue apparently sees Peter Parker leaving the starring role in the series.
COMICS - From CBR: Jeff Lemire announces "Fishflies," his first comic book series for "Substack," the online newsletter platform.
DC COMICS - From GamesRadar: Meet Marvel Comics' weirdest pet hero, Jeff the Land Shark.
MARVEL - From BleedingCool: Artist Joe Bennett has been dropped as one of the artists on Marvel Comics' "Timeless" one-shot. Because of his anti-Semitic controversies, Marvel may no longer associate with Bennett.
COMICS - From BleedingCool: Mirage Studios, the original home and publisher of the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," is ceasing business this month.
COMICS - From GamesRadar: "Batman Day 2021" (Sept. 18th) plans revealed.
MARVEL TELEVISION - From ComicBook: One of the Marvel Comics series that almost had a TV series was "New Warriors," which was being developed for Freeform, but the pilot was cancelled and the series could not find another home. Series creator Kevin Biegel has provided a look at the costume for Doreen Green/Squirrel Girl, who was to be played by actress Milana Vayntrub.
BOOKS - From BleedingCool: "Hellboy" creator Mike Mignola is illustrating a new edition of Carlo Collodi's "Pinocchio."
KODANSHA - From BleedingCool: Kodansha will publish "Akira: The Art of Wall" in June 2022, which will collect the "Akira" collage art of series creator Katsuhiro Otomo and artist Kosuke Kawamura.
MANGA TO LIVE-ACTION TV - From CrunchyRoll: A live-action TV drama adaptation of Wataru Hinekure (story) and Aruko (art)'s shoujo manga "Kieta Hatsukoi / Vanishing My First Love" is set to be aired on Japanese terrestrial stations in October 2021.
MANGA TO ANIME - From ANN: Sakuya Kuroda's "Rich Police Cash" (Rich Kaikan Cash) manga will have an anime that will debut on the "Coro Coro Channel" YouTube channel this fall.
MARVEL - From GamesRadar: Miles Morales' new Spider-Man suit profiled in Chase Conley design variant for "Miles Morales: Spider-Man #30."
SONY MARVEL U - From Deadline: In the wake of the huge box office success of Marvel Studios' "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings," Sony has moved up the release date on its "Venom" sequel, "Venom: Let There Be Carnage," from October 15th to the new release date, October 1st.
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MARVEL STUDIOS - From BleedingCool: Bassam Tariq, the director of Marvel Studios' reboot of the "Blade" film franchise, may be suggesting that the next Blade film will not follow the comic books.
DC CINEMA - From Deadline: On Instagram, "Aquaman" star Jason Momao has revealed two costumes from the upcoming sequel, "Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom."
COMICS - From BleedingCool: Rich Johnston gives Bryan Seaton of problematic publisher, Action Lab Comics, a chance to do some explaining about the complaining of his comics creators.
comiXology - From BleedingCool: The "comiXology" website will shut down this coming fall. Visitors will be redirected to a digital comics section at Amazon.com.
IMAGE COMICS - From BleedingCool: Italian comic book artist, Matteo Scalera, will draw Mark Millar's "King of Spies," a comic book spinoff of a movie that Mark Millar created for Netflix.
COMICS - From BleedingCool: Grammy Award-winning recording artist, Alicia Keys, will join co-writer Andrew Weiner and artist Brittney Williams for a young adult graphic novel, "Girl on Fire."
MARVEL - From BleedingCool: "Timeless" is a Marvel Comics initiative which will see several times published in 2021 and 2022 that celebrate the publication of Marvel Comics #1 in 1939.
MARVEL - From BleedingCool: Legendary X-Men comic book writer, Chris Claremont, is reportedly writing a new comic book series featuring a member of the X-Men that he co-created, Gambit.
COMICS TO FILM - From Deadline: Disney is reviving one of its cult favorite properties, "The Rocketeer" (1990), with a new Disney+ movie titled "The Return of the Rocketeer." David and Jessica Oyelowo are producing under their Yoruba Saxon banner. The project, written by Ed Ricourt, will also be a possible starring project for David Oyelowo, who starred in "Selma."
DC TV - From Variety: The CW's “Batwoman” has cast actress Bridget Regan as the iconic DC Comics supervillain, "Poison Ivy," for the show’s third season.
CANADA - From TVO: Here is the story behind Canada's very first comic book, "Better Comics #1," from Maple Leaf Publishing.
MARVEL - From BleedingCool: Former Marvel Comics Editor-in-Chief Jim Shooter talks about signing away "Secret Wars" and "Venom" for $10,000.