Comic book artists breathe life into new creations each and every year. Some of these new characters might start as a doodle on a napkin, or as a well-thought out addition to a long-standing comic book. It’s such a momentous occasion either way, but why do we stop there? Why do we forget their entry into this world without even so much as a nod of celebration? Well, this infographic looks to change all that
Hey there! In this week's episode of the Drawn to Comics podcast. we look at Variant covers! Do they really benefit comic book sales? Are readers really scrambling for them? Russ asks Ken questions, to get a comic retailer's perspective. His answers may surprise you! His analogies certainly will! Follow Russ on Instagram @amazingazcomics, and Ken @drawntocomics.
This week on the Drawn to Comics Podcast, Russ explains how "Power Rangers" gave him hope for "Justice League," and Ken reveals how a recent trip to Los Angeles reignited his passion for pricing trends in comics. How are back issues priced? Is the Internet REALLY the more competitive option? It's insider talk only a retailer and creator can offer!
This week in Drawn to Comics Podcast, Ken and Russ give us a quick recap on some of their top picks from last weeks release, they give their pick for surprise big book and then they give us a rundown on whats to come along with a look at the latest comic to TV adaptation. Enjoy this episode and remember to keep reading.
Summer is here, and temperatures are on the rise. Here are how some of your favorite comic book characters deal with the heat... 11. Iceman becomes the most popular X-Man. 10. Flash shuffles its casting to focus exclusively on Captain Cold. 9. The Human Torch has been banned from New York City. 8. More and more female heroines are sporting the Moondragon look. 7. Iron Man retrofits his armor with a swamp cooler. 6. Batman devotes his all his time to
In this week's issue of Superman, he uses a new power for the first time, Super Flare. However, this isn't his only new power, just the only useful one... 11. The ability to get to the center of a tootsie pop in only two licks. 10. Super potency. Lois knows what I'm talking about. 9. Understood the ending of Lost. 8. Can explain Hawkman's continuity in a way that makes sense. 7. That curl that is always falling into his
The Spider-verse and Multiversity storylines are in full swing, featuring characters from alternate universes from throughout continuity. But what about the other variant heroes that weren't cool enough to showcase? 11. The Hulk, but he is purple and wears green pants. 10. Ghost Rider is the spirit of eco-vengeneance, and rides a recumbant bike. 9. Lex Luthor with a mullet. 8. Instead of America, Wonder Woman ends up in Northern Europe when she leaves Amazon Island, and ends up
This was totally an original work intended for this blog, and certainly not my rejected entries for @Midnight's hashtag wars... 11. Mighty Batmitey Bosstones 10. Prince & the New Mutant Generation 9. King Crimson Avenger 8. The XTC-Men 7. ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Walking Dead 6. The Jimi Olsen Experience 5. Ziggy Stardust & the Spider-Men from Mars 4. Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howard the Duck 3. Myxyzptlks Without Hats 2. Everything But the Marvel Girl 1. Rocket Racool & the Gang Artist Andrés
The two big trends in Halloween costumes are comic book characters and sexy <fill-in-the-blank> Let's combine them! Marvel 11. Howard the Duck 10. The Blob 9. Groot 8. Mojo 7. The Red Skull 6. Ghost Rider 5. Ben Grimm 4. Modok 3. Devil Dinosaur 2. Lockjaw 1. Ego, the Living Planet DC 11. Grodd 10. King Shark 9. Killer Croc 8. Mr Mind 7. DeSaad 6. Egg Fu 5. Kilowog 4. Ace the Bathound 3. Starro 2. Solomon Grundy 1. Swamp Thing Indy 11. Todd, the Ugliest Kid in the World 10. Hellboy 9. Medieval Spawn 8. Albrecht Einstein 7. Usagi Yojimbo 6. Groo 5. Michaelangelo, the least sexy of the