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Earth’s Punkiest Heroes – Artist Butcher Billy reimagines iconic musicians as Marvel superheroes

Earth’s Punkiest Heroes – Artist Butcher Billy reimagines iconic musicians as Marvel superheroes
Alter-egos, ridiculous costumes and legions of fans – maybe musicians are superheroes. In All-New Superpowered Post-Punk Marvels, Brazilian illustrator Butcher Billy captures the superhero status of post-punk and new wave musicians. Blending post-punk with pop-culture, these music artists are given the superhero treatment in Marvel-style comic book covers with lyrics from their most famous songs as headlines. This series is a sequel to Billy’s 2013... 

BBC Doctor Who Comic: interview with editor Andrew James

BBC Doctor Who Comic: interview with editor Andrew James
To celebrate the launch of the newsstand version of Titan Magazines’ BBC Doctor Who Comic, here’s our exclusive interview with editor Andrew James. This piece first featured back in Issue 27 of MyM magazine, when the comic launched as a digital download in the UK…  (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/all.js#xfbml=1&appId=253187381442920"; ... 

BBC Doctor Who Comic: senior editor Steve White speaks

BBC Doctor Who Comic: senior editor Steve White speaks
Titan Comics has taken over the TARDIS, producing illustrated tales for the Tenth, Eleventh and Twelfth Doctors. To celebrate the launch of the newsstand version of BBC Doctor Who Comic, here’s our exclusive interview with head of Titan Comics Steve White.  (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/all.js#xfbml=1&appId=253187381442920"; ... 

UK launch for BBC Doctor Who Comic

UK launch for BBC Doctor Who Comic
Digital Doctor Who Comic regenerates into an exclusive UK print title… (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/all.js#xfbml=1&appId=253187381442920"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, "script", "facebook-jssdk"));  Read More →

Scribd shows its comic side

Scribd shows its comic side
US subscription service Scribd has added more than 10,000 comics and graphic novels to its e-book collection, which can be accessed for a monthly fee of $8.99 (£5.85). (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/all.js#xfbml=1&appId=253187381442920"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, "script",... 

Trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men Comic: The Black Vortex

Trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men Comic: The Black Vortex
It’s a crossover comic so epic that Marvel has given it its own trailer. On sale this week is the first issue of Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: The Black Vortex. From writer Sam Humphries and artist Ed McGuinness, it tells of The Black Vortex, an ancient artefact of immense and immeasurable power which has resurfaced on the far side of the galaxy. If it were to fall into the wrong hands, its power could be a force of unparalleled destruction.... 

See the First Eight Women of Marvel Variant Covers

See the First Eight Women of Marvel Variant Covers
In celebration of Women’s History Month, Marvel asked their best female artists to create eight variant covers for some of the biggest Marvel titles. The highlights are definitely Ant-Man at his most adorable, a poker game with the Guardians of the Galaxy and an X-Men cover that would look at home sat next to a copy of The Wicked + The Divine. This amazing group of ladies include Stephanie Hans, whose painted style suits the Thor titles... 

Out of the Past: Marvel’s New Once Upon A Time Graphic Novel

Out of the Past: Marvel’s New Once Upon A Time Graphic Novel
Marvel has revealed plans to publish a new graphic novel based on the hit ABC series Once Upon A Time, following the successful 2013 release of its Once Upon a Time: The Shadow of the Queen. An innovative reimagining of classic fairy tales, the series centres around a small town in Maine called Storybrooke, whose residents are really fairy-tale characters, cursed to live in a land without magic by the evil Queen Regina. Previously broadcast on Channel... 

The Mysterious Case Of Billy’s G-String (The Vicar Chronicles) review

The Mysterious Case Of Billy’s G-String (The Vicar Chronicles) review
The Mysterious Case Of Billy’s G-String Roll up, for the musical mystery tour, as we are led through the murky and occasionally sinister waters of the music industry, with the quirky and loyal sound engineer Punk Sanderson as our guide. Along with his mystery solving boss The Vicar, together they look to solve the ‘Mysterious Case Of Billy’s G-String’. Based on Punk Sanderson’s novel, The Vicar Chronicles are a collection of wonderfully... 

The End of the Marvel Universe as We Know it

The End of the Marvel Universe as We Know it
“Time Runs Out. Everything Ends. The Secret Wars commence.” At a press conference in New York yesterday, Marvel PR man Chris D’Lando, Executive Editor Tom Brevoort and Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso revealed that the Marvel comic-book worlds we’ve come to know and love will soon be coming to an end. The long-planned, cataclysmic event will see the separate Marvel and Ultimate Universes collide to form one new setting –... 
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