Sega partners with IDW Publishing for new Sonic comics
2:00 pm PDT 24/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Sega has joined forces with IDW Publishing which is the leading publisher of licensed comic books to begin a new chapter in the Blue Blur’s adventures in 2018. The official press release said that the creative teams are being formed right now. Publishing plan is now underway with more details to come at a later date. It also said that writers and artists will be bringing their talents to the comic book world of Sonic. “We have been speaking with … Read More

‘Inhumans’ new trailer brings Medusa’s hair to life but still no sign of Crystal’s superpowers
9:00 am PDT 24/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

The first trailer of Marvel’s Inhumans introduced all the members of the Royal Family. However it looked rather dry and plain except for Lockjaw’s entry. The second trailer was released at San Diego Comic-Con Thursday night and we now have something to look forward to. In the previous trailer, we did not get a glimpse of anyone’s superpowers, as it was strictly establishing the background of the Royal Family politics which would bring the Inhumans and humans at the brink … Read More

Fenil Comics launch new series ‘The Enlightened’ at MICA University
3:03 pm PDT 19/07/2017 By Sachin Bhat

India’s leading indigenous comic publishers, Fenil comics have launched their latest creation ‘The Enlightened’ at the MICA University in Ahmedabad.An unconventional blend of mythology and real events, the comic revolves around a certain Siddharth, who embodies the very DNA of lord Gautam Buddha. However, he hails from a family who run a weaponry business. The Enlightened was launched at the marketing and communication management institution MICA in Ahmedabad. Fenil Sherdiwala himself explains the reason for choosing this place. He said, … Read More

Tinkling the comic bell with Rajani Thindiath
7:19 pm PDT 12/07/2017 By Sachin Bhat

In a country like India which boasts legendary storytellers and eloquent wordsmiths, Tinkle was the first to present stories in English. Published initially in 1980, the comic book would go on to shape the growing years of so many Indian children as it rose to become one of the most popular magazines in the country. Started by India’s most revered comic writer Anant Pai, the comic digest introduced us to the chucklesome-yet-fascinating world of Supandi and Shikari Shambhu. Now over … Read More

Batman vs Joker: The roles will reverse in DC’s October release
7:30 pm PDT 11/07/2017 By Sachin Bhat

In the most stunning role reversal yet, the infamous psycho of DC Universe Joker is all set to reform and turn into a hero. Renowned artist Sean Gordon Murphy’s Batman: White Knight shows the caped crusader’s greatest nemesis as a good guy. Yes, you heard it right. Slated to hit the stands in October, Murphy has however given a gist of his miniseries where he intends to alter the age old story of Batman and Joker in a way no one could have ever … Read More

Comic Con India bags two golds and one silver at Wow Awards 2017
12:30 pm PDT 10/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Comic Con India which has popularised the idea of gaming and comics all over the country received three acclaims at the Wow Awards, including a Gold for the best Exhibition/Tradeshow Property of the Year and the best Lifestyle Property of the Year, and a Silver in Festival of the Year – Art/Culture/Lifestyle. The Wow Awards are nation’s highest honours for events and experiences. An initiative of EVENTFAQS, Wow Awards was conceptualised in 2008 as the industry benchmark for excellence in … Read More

Comic Con’s Spider-Man Nite in Delhi rocks; attracts 500 fans
11:00 am PDT 08/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Comic Con India hosted country’s first ever and the most epic Spider-Man Fan Night to celebrate the Spidey fandom and the release on Spider-Man: Homecoming. Over 500 people attended this event which was held on 7 July 2017 at Social Hauz Khas in Delhi. The entire program witnessed numerous cosplayers and the whole place was filled with fans dressed in the web-slinger’s costumes, masks and T-shirts, flaunting their love for their favourite superhero. Excitement of the attendees to get clicked … Read More

Five comic releases this week you must keep an eye on
7:22 pm PDT 04/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Fifth of July, 2017 may be just another day for the neutrals but for the comic aficionados it means the day of new comic releases. Of the numerous releases, American comic publishing company Dynamite Entertainment plans to release an assortment of comics. It seems the fans are going to have their plates full even when the next set of releases make way. Here is what is in store for tomorrow. Justice Inc. – The Avenger: Faces of Justice vol.1 Private … Read More

Reviewing ‘Circuit Therapy’- One evil world, two wise robots
1:11 pm PDT 03/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

A latest in the series of numerous, innovative comic releases, ‘Circuit Therapy’ by Rahul Bhandare brings you a gripping tale of two robots and their tryst with destiny. Unlike most other conventional comic series, this one also reflects on the common travails which humans can normally associate with, whilst also bringing to light some important virtues which must be incorporated in our real world. Without any further ado, let’s delve into the synopsis of Circuit Therapy: Some four thousand years … Read More

TBS Planet Comics launches its new horror comic book ‘Footsteps’
1:03 pm PDT 03/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team has launched its new book in horror genre Footsteps. The comics company will be launching the book in two parts. Of the comic book, founder  Rajeev Tamhankar said, “This comic book Footsteps has been a very special project for us. Primarily, because I wrote this script with my friend, Kunal during our IIT hostel days.” This comic book also has animations enabled on the cover as well as on some surprise frames. Footsteps comic is a horror saga based around the … Read More

Marvel ‘Inhumans’ trailer: First look at the giant bulldog Lockjaw
4:00 pm PDT 30/06/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

ABC has dropped the first trailer of the TV series Inhumans, based on Marvel comics of the same name. We  analyse the trailer for you. The trailer starts out on the moon which is apparently the place where the Royal Family of Inhumans reside. The Royal Family is headed by the often silent Black Bolt (played by Anson Mount) and his wildly-tressed queen, Medusa (Serinda Swan). After the Family is splintered by a military coup, they barely escape to Hawaii, … Read More

A ghost in the jungle : Fenil Sherdiwala announces India’s first superhero web series ‘Vetaal’
6:08 pm PDT 27/06/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

As the web series concept in India gathers momentum, Fenil comics are set to bring a new dimension to it. They are launching India’s first ever webseries based on a comics superhero. It is a suspense thriller superhero series named ‘Vetaal’. The series is based on the mythological character of the same name however it has been adapted keeping the current generation in mind. Fenil Sherdiwala, the writer of the series, aims to ambush the hegemony which the superhero characters … Read More