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NYCC: A Look at the IDW Announcements

We summarized a bunch of the Marvel announcements from this past weekend earlier, and now we are doing the same for the big announcements and press releases that IDW has made! Let’s take a look… We had a separate announcement [...]

October 15, 2013 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: Before Watchmen Panel

One of the more popular panels of this year’s SDCC was the Before Watchmen panel, which featured DC Entertainment co-publisher Dan DiDio, VP of Art Direction and Design Mark Chiarello, Senior Editor Will Dennis, Darwyn Cooke (Before Watchmen: Minutemen), Amanda [...]

July 14, 2012 Reviews
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Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre #1 Review

Among Watchmen fans, I was with those that were actually looking forward to DC’s Before Watchmen series. “Why?” you might ask. Its simple really; more Watchmen! Am I concerned that the exclusion of creators Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons in [...]

July 2, 2012 Reviews
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WonderCon 2012: Before Watchmen With Straczynski And Lee

When DC Comics announced a series of prequels to Alan Moore’s classic Watchmen, it was met with mixed reactions. Some fans were excited at the possibility of learning the origins of the heroes in the story, like Dr. Manhattan, Rorschach, [...]

March 18, 2012 Reviews
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“Nothing Ever Ends:” The Watchmen Prequels

The superheroes of Watchmen, one of the best-regarded comics of all time, have held an unusual distinction for over 25 years: despite their enduring appeal and ownership by a major publisher in a serial market, they’ve only appeared in a [...]

February 1, 2012 Features, Reviews
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ROCKETEER ADVENTURES Vol. 2 #1 Coming in March From IDW

IDW returns to The Rocketeer Adventures and they’re not alone. A virtual who’s who in comics will contribute to the new series. The second all-new, all-fantastic Rocketeer Adventures series launches into stores in March! Each extra-long issue—boasting 25 pages of [...]

January 24, 2012 Reviews
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IDW and Barnes & Nobles Partner to Bring Graphic Novels to NOOK®

Big news from our friends at IDW Publishing and the Barnes & Noble’s NOOK tablet, and it involves comics…lots of comics! San Diego, CA (December 1, 2011)—Continuing to lead the charge of digital comics, IDW Publishing proudly debuted a collection of graphic [...]

December 1, 2011 Reviews
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This Madman Is A Monster

Wow. It’s really hard to believe that Mike Allred’s Madman is twenty years old. As one of the independents that really broke out of obscurity and made it to the big time, Madman helped to define the 90s, alongside Sam [...]

November 28, 2011 Reviews
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IDW Graphic Novels Debut on Kobo Vox eReader

Staying ahead of the game as always IDW continues to lead the charge of digital comics. IDW Publishing proudly debuted a collection of graphic novels for the Kobo Vox. IDW’s initial Vox entrée features over twenty complete graphic novels, including [...]

November 10, 2011 Reviews
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LONG BEACH COMIC-CON 2011 IDW EVENT SCHEDULE

IDW has announced its schedule for Long Beach Comic-Con, which begins Saturday. The schedule is as follows: Saturday Noon to 2 p.m. – Kevin Eastman – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Ask about the convention exclusive Ultimate TMNT Hardcover! 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. [...]

October 25, 2011 Reviews
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Free Comic Book Day Presents: Darwyn Cooke

Free Comic Book Day. Since 2002 it has gone from a semi-national event with many stores across the country joining in to a world wide event complete with big media coverage. What is Free Comic Book Day (FCBD)? Well, it’s [...]

April 29, 2011 Reviews
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Bell’s Top Fourteen Comics of 2010

Seasons greetings everybody!  Whilst we get the much-anticipated Best of 2010 retrospective together for you, our dear reader, what better time to look back and have a look at my personal fourteen (there’s no particular reason for this number) favorite [...]

December 31, 2010 Features, Reviews