COMICS INDUSTRY UNITES WITH LOVE IS LOVE BENEFIT BOOK IN SUPPORT OF ORLANDO TRAGEDY

IDW Publishing, with the support of DC Entertainment, will honor the victims of Orlando’s Pulse Nightclub tragedy by publishing LOVE IS LOVE, an anthology graphic novel curated by writer Marc Andreyko (BATWOMAN, WONDER WOMAN ’77). In the wake of this devastating event, Andreyko assembled a group of fellow comic book…

SQUARE ENIX releases a new Batman/Joker hybrid figure

For 199.99 you can own A Batman/Joker hybrid design was recently unveiled on the Square Enix online store, and, boy, is it a doozy. Created by Hitoshi Kondo, the collectible features a straitjacket-turned-cape, prop gun and playing cards, among other accessories. The product description notes that, “the pale skin and bloodshot…

ANNOUNCED DARK TOWER TV SPINOFF WITH IDRIS ELBA ATTACHED

The Dark Tower” episodes will center on “Wizard and Glass,” the fourth book of the series, and will co-star Idris Elba as The Gunslinger himself, Roland Deschain. Elba   will serve as a narrative framing device for flashback events that take place before the movie. “The Dark Tower” director Nikolaj Arcel and co-writer Anders…

Ed Skrein has signed on to the film Alita: Battle Angel

The film adaptation of popular manga “Battle Angel Alita”has signed Christoph Waltz (Dr Dyson Ido),  Jackie Earle Haley, Rosa Salazar (Alita) and now Ed Skrein who’s been cast as Zapan, a cyborg antagonist with a grudge against Alita. The film is  based on Yukito Kishiro’s 9-volume manga series, which chronicles the…