Comics

Silk Comic
Marvel Comic ‘Silk’ transforms into a movie
2:30 pm PDT 23/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Sony in association with the producer Amy Pascal will develop a movie which will be an adaptation to the Marvel comic “Silk” for the big screen. The story of the comic revolves around a Korean-American high school girl named Cindy Moon. She becomes a superhero after been bitten by the same radioactive spider that transformed Peter Parker. She receives similar abilities as his such as shooting webs out of fingertips, possess eidetic memory, and possess advanced spider-sense (called as Silk sense). … Read More


Giant
DC to retail its new comics through Walmart stores
11:00 am PDT 23/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

DC Comics partners with Walmart for a new line of exclusive comic books. DC has announced to release 4 new comic books a month which will be exclusively available at Walmart stores. The new Giant line of comics will mix all-new original content by some of DC’s top creators with reprints and retail price of $4.99. Each comic is expected to have 100 pages and will include four stories. Out of four, three will be reprints and one will be … Read More


Nuclear Man
Nuclear Man to be the villain for the new Superman comic series
4:00 pm PDT 21/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Brian Michael Bendis launches his second in series of Superman comic which brings along Nuclear Man — the most hated supervillian from the film Superman IV: The Quest For Peace. He made the revelations, during his takeover of DC’s Instagram account, the Superman movie’s most popular villain will come to comic books. The post featured an eye-catching piece of art, drawn by Ivan Reis, depicting the supervillain in an angry frame of mind. In the caption, Bendis has written, “People … Read More


‘James Bond Origin’: a comic book series on the secret agent’s teenage life
5:00 pm PDT 20/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Dynamite Entertainment brings to us a new comic book series titled James Bond Origin about everyone’s favourite secret agent, James Bond and will explore his life before the iconic movie series, as reported by The Hollywood Reporter. Written by Jeff Parker with illustrations by Bob Q, the story rewinds back to March 1941, where teen Bond visits a family friend and is interrupted by the devastating German attacks on UK during World War 2. “It’s a weighty challenge to reverse-engineer … Read More


Dark Horse and Netflix turn ‘Stranger Things’ into a comic book series
11:00 am PDT 19/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Fans of Stranger Things won’t have to wait long for new adventures in the Upside Down. Dark Horse and Netflix have entered into a multi-year publishing deal to produce a line of comic books based on Netflix series, Stranger Things. In a statement to Entertainment Weekly, Dark Horse president Mike Richardson said, “Dark Horse is known for championing stories and storytellers. We are so excited to work with Netflix to bring the world of Stranger Things to comics.” The deal … Read More


Marvel brings ‘Spider-Man PS4’ to comics with a new series
3:30 pm PDT 18/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Insomniac games’ Spider-Man PS4 is set to join the comic-verse as the game is going to feature in the upcoming crossover event, Spidergeddon. Spidergeddon, Peter Parker’s latest console adventure, will include different versions of the Marvel superhero, such as Spider-Gwen and Miles Morales, alongside his white spider-emblem, as reported by Polygon.  Serving as a spiritual successor to 2014’s Spider-Verse, Marvel is suiting up various versions of the iconic superhero in their own storyline on Earth-616 and attempting to take things … Read More


IDW honoured with Disney award for ‘Star Wars’ and other licensed books
11:00 am PDT 14/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

IDW was awarded with best new licensee award by Disney, for the various Disney comics it has published in the last year including the Star Wars Adventures. IDW Publishing, a division of IDW Media Holdings, was honoured with the award at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2018. In 2017, IDW began publishing an all-ages Star Wars comic, Star Wars Adventures, in addition to their Disney titles. Star Wars Adventures launched as a fan favourite in September 2017 and was noticed … Read More


Marvel brings back ‘The Unstoppable Wasp’ to comics this fall
2:30 pm PDT 13/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Marvel has announced the return of The Unstoppable Wasp to the comic universe with an ongoing series to be released this fall. Written by Jeremy Whitley and art by Gurihiru, the new series will focus on current Wasp, Nadia van Dyne teaming up with original Wasp Janet van Dyne, her stepmother and the Agents of G.I.R.L (Genius In action Research Lab) to investigate a mysterious connection between her father, Hank Pym and the super-scientist group A.I.M. Whitley who wrote the … Read More


DC’s Vertigo returns with seven new series to celebrate 25 years of graphic storytelling
3:30 pm PDT 09/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

DC Comics has announced the relaunch of Vertigo with seven new comic books, which follows the recent announcement of Neil Gaiman’s Sandman Universe. Celebrating 25 years of graphic storytelling, DC Entertainment is about to bring an exciting line-up by relaunching and re-branding DC Vertigo which will continue to expand its slate with the new series from bold voices across various entertainment backgrounds including novels, games, television, comics and more. The relaunch is helmed by Mark Doyle, who returned to DC … Read More


Immortal Hulk
Marvel’s gamma-irradiated monster returns becoming immortal
4:00 pm PDT 07/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Two years ago, Bruce Banner died taking with him his super-hero side—Incredible Hulk. And then suddenly, Bruce Banner comes back, and brings the Hulk with him—but death changes a person, and he becomes a monster with vengeance that can never die. When Stan Lee and Jack Kirby first created the character, the Incredible Hulk lasted for only six issues. Thus, it never lightened a thought at that time that the word “immortal” would ever be attached with this character. Decades … Read More


Wolverine comes back from death in Marvel’s ‘The Return of Wolverine #1’
6:30 pm PDT 06/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Marvel will launch the next chapter of Logan’s adventures on 19 September 2018 in a five-issue limited series. Wolverine aka Logan officially returns to the Marvel Universe in The Return of Wolverine #1 which is written by Charles Soule and artist Steve McNiven. Logan was killed in 2014’s four-issue Death of Wolverine mini-series. He made his return to Marvel’s comic universe in last year’s Marvel Legacy No. 1, in possession of one of the Infinity Stones, and infinity countdown no.1 before appearing … Read More


When Monky became a comic artist!
5:30 pm PDT 05/06/2018 By Yugandhara Shete

A kid who never liked to read comics turns into a comic artist at the age of 22 and creates his own merchandising line. Who would have believed that a simple comic event at a cafe in Bandra can turn around the wheels! Mumbai’s Ahmed Sikander has brought the comics out in the light in quite a different way. From sketching books to creative multipurpose stands, the fun merchandising catches attention of all. Bold designs, bright colours and cool caricatures … Read More